2013 MMA awards picks: top 10 bouts

Some bouts are great, but others are so great that they can’t be forgotten. What creates such bouts varies and can’t fully be described. What can be described is that they need to be entertaining, exciting and competitive. If a bout can be all three of these things, it’s off to a fantastic start when it comes to being a fight of the year candidate. If it can be more than that...
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Nam Phan vs Vaughan Lee Slated for Ultimate Fighter: China Finale

Nam Phan 18-12 MMA / 2-5 UFC Record 2 Fight Losing Streak Notable Wins: Saad Awad, Leonard Garcia, Cole Miller Vaughan Lee 13-9-1 MMA / 2-3 UFC Record Lost 2 of Last 3 Fights Notable Wins: Norifumi ‘Kid’ Yamamoto, Motonobu Tezuka ——————————————- The Ultimate Fighter: China Finale March 1st, 2014 Macau, China The Venetian Macau Resort Hotel ...
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Fili vs Max Holloway Added to UFC 172

Andre Fili 13-1 MMA / 1-0 UFC Record 9 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Alexander Crispim, Enoch Wilson, Jeremy Larsen Max Holloway 8-3 MMA / 4-3 UFC Record Lost 2 0f Last 3 Fights Notable Wins: Will Chope, Justin Lawrence, Leonard Garcia —————————— UFC 172 April 26th, 2014 Baltimore, Maryland Baltimore Arena —————————— Alpha Male product...
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Legacy Fighting Championships 26 Quick Results

  Main Card: Leonard Garcia def. Kevin Aguilar via TKO (Punches) – Round 1, 2:57 Thomas Almeida def. George Pacurariu via TKO (Punches) – Round 1, 4:13 Chris Pecero def. Raynaldo Rodriguez via TKO (Elbows) – Round 1, 1:03 Patrick Ybarra def. Ray Rodriguez via Unanimous Decision Billy Buch def. Ryan Hollis via Unanimous Decision Dimitre Ivy def. Matt Mazurek via Armbar ...
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December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

A Couple Bad Asses Get Together For A Training Session

Donald Cerrone, Leonard Garcia, Yves Edwards, and Tim Kennedy sounds like a pretty solid crew to spar with to me! Donald Cerrone works on his sniper skills Tim Kennedy keeps it simple
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December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Bekbulat Magomedov Out; Will Chope vs Max Holloway Set for UFC Fight Night 34

Will Chope 19-5 MMA / UFC Debut 14 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Max Holloway 7-3 MMA / 3-3 UFC Record 2 Fight Losing Streak Notable Wins: Pat Schilling, Justin Lawrence, Leonard Garcia —————————————————————————- UFC Fight Night 34 January 4th, 2014 TBA, Singapore Venue TBD ————————————————...
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November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Dennis Bermudez: Fighter Of The Year Dark Horse?

Dennis “The Menace” Bermudez defeated Steven Siler by Unanimous Decision in a great fight at UFC: Fight For The Troops 3. The Ultimate Fighter 14 Finalist has been on a roll the past two years. After falling just short to Diego Brando at the TUF 14 finale – a fight he dominated before being caught in an armbar. Bermudez has been on a now five fight win streak, including 3 in...
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November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Leonard ‘Bad Boy’ Garcia Spends Some Time With His Family

Nice to see Leonard Garcia enjoying some time with his family in San Antonio! Leonard Garcia hops on the Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig bandwagon Rashad Evans catches a rodeo with Cowboy Cerrone
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September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Leonard Garcia Hops On The Duane “Bang” Ludwig Bandwagon

Leonard “Bad Boy” Garcia joins TJ Dillashaw for some training with inevitable coach of the year, Duane “Bang” Ludwig Joe Jitsu is ready to go in Brazil Joe Rogan shows TJ Dillashaw a spinning heel kick
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September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Shinya Aoki Twister Tutorial

The twister is a BJJ technique first taught by 10th Planet Jujitsu creator Eddie Bravo which is widely considered a unique style based partially around Bravo’s past wrestling background. It’s first and thus far only use was Chan Sung Jung’s submission victory over Leonard Garcia in 2011. Submission Wizard Shinya Aoki shows the basic steps […]
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September 02, 2013  |  Discuss


Date: September 13, 2013 Location: San Antonio, Texas Venue: Cowboys Dancehall Broadcast: AXS TV Danny Salinas vs. Pete Spratt Leonard Garcia vs. Nick Gonzalez Richard Odoms vs. Sammy Smith Joseph Daily vs. Rodrigo Pinheiro Roger Narvaez vs. Chris Spicer Johnny Ray Rodriguez vs. Patrick Ybarra Paulina Granados vs. Tessa Simpson Billy Buch vs. Raymond Moreno Jonathan...
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August 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Perspective: Is the UFC Misusing International Markets?

This Saturday the UFC returns to Rio De Janerio Brazil for UFC 163: Aldo vs. Korean Zombie (contrary to popular belief, Chan Sung Jung is in fact the Korean Zombie’s real name). The main event features Jose Aldo defending his featherweight title for the fifth time (seventh time if you include his WEC title defenses). Personally, I’m pretty excited about this fight. MMA fand and...
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August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC 163: Jose Aldo vs. The Korean Zombie (Extended Preview)

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo puts his title on the line against fan favorite Chan Sung Jung (aka The Korean Zombie) in the main event of UFC 163. Aldo (22-1), one of the pound-for-pound best fighters in MMA, has won 15 consecutive bouts. Jung (13-3) has been dynamic inside the octagon with three impressive finishes over Leonard Garcia, Mark Hominick and Dustin Poirier. UFC...
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July 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Statement Makers: Holm and Garcia enjoy head-kick highlight reel victories at LFC 21

Holly Holm made a statement last Friday in Texas Legacy Fighting Championship 21 went down Friday night in Houston, Texas and aired live on AXS TV. Leonard "Bad Boy" Garcia and Holly "The Preacher's Daughter" Holm made their debuts for LFC in a similar spectacular fashion. Their careers are at different stages right now. The UFC/WEC veteran Garcia was looking...
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July 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Holly Holm kicked the head off Allana Jones last night at Legacy 21, watch out featherweight women.

Legacy FC put on a brilliant show last night on AXS TV, one in which we saw the first Leonard Garcia finish in five years, and a new reason to pay attention to the ever-expanding women’s MMA scene: Holly Holm. Holm has a brilliant resume detailing her boxing skills, with which she won 18 world titles during her time in the sport. She has also been spending time at Jackson/Winklejohn...
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July 20, 2013  |  Discuss

TVP: Zombie twists 'Bad Boy' (Submission of the Year 2011 Video)

find more artwork like this on olieng.net Chan Sung Jung had hit a little rough patch after finding his way on the Zuffa roster with a 10-1 record. With a ton of hype behind him due to his fearless fighting style the man better known as simply 'The Korean Zombie' had dropped two consecutive fights since signing his life away. The first was a fight of the year performance...
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July 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Leonard Garcia talks training at Team Alpha Male, Legacy FC, and fighting Donald Cerrone

“I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me” – Phillipians 4:13 More than just a tattoo on the chest of Jon Jones, this verse has inspired many a person and have found the motivation and confidence to pursue what they want in life. Former UFC featherweight and fan favorite, Leonard Garcia uses his relationship with Christ to help him get through not just his...
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June 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Leonard Garcia Signs with Legacy Fighting Championship

“Bad Boy” has finally received some good news. Shortly after being released from the UFC courtesy of a five-fight skid, featherweight Leonard Garcia (pictured) has signed with Legacy Fighting Championship. LFC announced Saturday Garcia will make his promotional debut July 19 against Rey Trujillo at LFC 21. UFC president Dana White more than insinuated Garcia would be cut after...
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May 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Leonard Garcia Heading To Team Alpha Male, Considering Offer From WSOF

Leonard Garcia was cut this week by the UFC following a five fight loosing streak, but he is wasting no time making decisions on how to get himself back to the big show.  Here is what Bad Boy had to say via MMAFighting.com “I’m going to go out to Team Alpha Male for a little while. My cousin Duane Ludwig is out there, and I talked it over with Greg (Jackson). Greg said, ‘Yeah...
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May 09, 2013  |  Discuss

News: Eight More Fighters Released from the UFC

After the recent release of featherweight fighter Pablo Garza, it has been revealed that the Ultimate Fighting Championships has released eight more fighters from the swelling roster including Leonard Garcia, Justin Lawrence and Kurt Holobaugh. The news was first announced by MMAjunkie.com. The latest list of UFC releases are as follows: Justin Lawrence Reuban Duran Antonio Carvalho...
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May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboy Cerrone Is Fan Friendly

Hard not to love Cowboy Cerrone.  He is seen here taking the time to snap a pic with a fan.  We will see Cerrone inside the Octagon next at UFC 160 when he takes on KJ Noons. Leonard Garcia released by UFC Jon Jones has a stare down with the naked cowboy
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May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Leonard Garcia and Bart Palaszewski Confirm UFC Releases

To the surprise of nobody, featherweight Leonard Garcia (pictured) has been released from the UFC. In a somewhat surprising move, Bart Palaszewski has also been issued his walking papers. Both 145-pounders confirmed their unemployment status via Twitter. The UFC does not report fighter firings. However, Garcia and Palaszewski’s profiles have been deleted from UFC.com. UFC president...
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May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Leonard Garcia Released By The UFC

Fan Favorite Leonard Garcia is the latest fighter to suffer from roster cut by the UFC.  Bad Boy made this announcement today via his Twitter page. Leonard is loved by all, including Dana White, for his exciting fighting style where he threw all caution to the wind.  He was granted more chances than most because of this but has lost his last five fights.  An unheard of streak...
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May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Leonard Garcia’s UFC Career ‘Not Looking Good’

Cats may have nine lives, but UFC president Dana White says Leonard Garcia’s (pictured) UFC career will likely stop at five. After dropping his fifth consecutive scrap in a lopsided unanimous decision defeat to Cody McKenzie at UFC 159, White didn’t outright fire the featherweight, but insinuated the writing was already plastered all over the cage wall. “He got beat,” White...
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April 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Leonard Garcia’s UFC Future Is “Not Looking Good”

Fan favorite Leonard Garcia dropped his fifth straight UFC fight this Saturday and according the the boss man his UFC future isn’t looking good.  It is unheard of for a fighter to be able to lose four times in a row inside the Octagon and still have a job with the promotion but Garcia was an exception due to his very exciting style.  We wish the best for Leonard wherever he ends...
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April 29, 2013  |  Discuss

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