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Holly Holm Makes Octagon Debut Against Raquel Pennington at UFC 181

On Thursday, it was announced undefeated Holly Holm (pictured) will make her big league debut against Raquel Pennington at UFC 181. The December 6 event takes place inside Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. After a back-and-forth battle at the negotiating table, Holm finally came to terms to join the UFC July. The standup specialist owns an unblemished 7-0 MMA record...
Via 5thRound.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Ferguson Faces Abel Trujillo at UFC 181

A pivotal barn-burner between lightweights Tony Ferguson (pictured) and Abel Trujillo has been added to the deep UFC 181 roster. The UFC confirmed the matchup via Twitter. The December 6 event takes place inside Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ferguson is perfect through his past three outings. “The Ultimate Fighter 13″ winner is coming off August’s split...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Roundup of fight announcements for September 18th

The MMA world never sleeps, so if you miss out on one day’s news, you could have potentially missed out on your favorite fighter signing a new bout agreement. Yesterday was chock full of exciting fight announcements, so we wanted to take the time to recap the fights made official yesterday while giving our preliminary thoughts on each bout. Moving forward, any day that has a lot...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Todd Duffee Makes Comeback Against Anthony Hamilton At UFC 181

UFC heavyweight fighter Todd Duffee will return to the Octagon for the first time in two years at UFC 181 in December when he fights Anthony Hamilton. Duffee had been out of action after being diagnosed with Parsonage Turner Syndrome, a rare problem that left him with severe pain and numbness in his arms. It’s a syndrome that takes a long time to subside, and so the 28 year-old...
Via Fight Of The Night
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Todd Duffee Returns Against Anthony Hamilton UFC 181

Todd Duffee (pictured) has put his rare nerve disorder in his rear-view mirror. ESPN.com is reporting the heavyweight will end his two-year hiatus to fight Anthony Hamilton at UFC 181. The December 6 event takes place inside Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Duffee hasn’t been seen since posting a TKO victory over Philip de Fries at UFC 155. It was his first fight...
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September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Todd Duffee medically cleared to fight after dealing with rare nerve disorder

It has been a long road for Todd Duffee, but he seems to finally be at the end of it. The UFC veteran hasn't competed in nearly two years after being diagnosed with a rare nerve disorder. Duffee now has it under control and has been medically cleared to return to the Octagon, UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani reports. He's hoping to fight Anthony Hamilton in his first bout...
Via Fox Sports
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Perspective: An Anonymous Opinion on TRT in MMA

Written by: Kishion Matthew (@K_stackzDPG) In 2013 there was no subject which caused more controversy then that of TRT. Whether it was fighters who clearly didn’t need, Fighters who cause the problems themselves from previous PED abuse, or fighters going from on a downside to he best of there career there’s nothing that ruins the moment more then the controversy that is TRT....
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Duffee out with neurological disorder

The tears have ceased. It's time for the healing to begin. But how long that will take is anyone's guess. "You just have to be willing to walk forward in the dark," Todd Duffee revealed to FOXSports.com on Friday. The uber-talented UFC heavyweight can talk openly about his situation now. He's thinking positively. His outlook is great. That wasn't always...
Via Fox Sports
November 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Todd Duffee Battling Parsonage-Turner Syndrome, Hopes To Return Within A Year

 UFC heavyweight Todd Duffee (8-2) recently revealed to Sherdog Radio that he is currently recovering from Parsonage-Turner Syndrome, a disorder which can result in severe pain to the shoulder and upper arms, followed by weakness, numbness and in severe cases it can cause the affected area to become paralysed.Duffee told Sherdog that he first became aware of a problem when he awoke...
Via MMAInsider
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Todd Duffee Out 12 Months with Parsonage-Turner Syndrome

Todd Duffee (pictured) hasn’t been seen since December’s vicious TKO victory over Philip De Fries. Unfortunately for the UFC heavyweight, it will be at least another year until he fights again. Duffee was recently diagnosed with Parsonage-Turner Syndrome. NBCI.com describes (PTS) as “a rare disorder consisting of a complex constellation of symptoms with abrupt onset of shoulder...
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November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Former UFC Heavyweight Mike Russow Signs For WSOF

 Former UFC heavyweight, Mike Russow (15-3, pictured), has signed with WSOF, according to a recent report from MMAJunkie.Russow began his UFC career in fine fashion, putting together a four fight winning streak with victories over Justin McCully (11-5-2), Todd Duffee (8-2), Jon Madsen (7-1) and John-Olav Einemo (6-3).The win over Duffee was particularly memorable after Duffee dominated...
Via MMAInsider
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Playing Matchmaker: 5 Fights to Make After UFC 165

MMA fans witnessed an extraordinary main event on Saturday night between the two top light-heavyweights in the world in champion Jon Jones and challenger Alexander Gustafsson. It was a tough and gritty battle of attrition between the contestants which resulted in a trip to the hospital for both men following the conclusion of the epic battle.  While the remainder of the fight card...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Henderson says he has 5 or 6 fights left.

What’s funny is that I remember Dan Henderson saying he had 5 or 6 fights left 5 or 6 fights ago, but I won’t complain. His is a situation that I don’t mind when it comes to TRT. Give it to the 40-year-olds and older. That’s the way to do it in my opinion. I love watching Hendo fight, and if TRT can extend his career, then more power to him. It’s the 25-year-old Todd Duffee’s...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Todd Duffee details the “Mind #*^%” that was life outside the UFC.

  Flash back to UFC 102, Todd Duffee was a 24-year-old heavyweight monster who just made his UFC debut by knocking out Tim Hague in 7-seconds, a then UFC record. His next fight was the insane war with Mike Russow at UFC 114, that would see Duffee delivered his first loss in stunning fashion after dominating Russow for the better part of twelve minutes. One big heavyweight shot and...
Via Fight Hub TV
May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC 156 Moment in Violence: 'Bigfoot' exposed 'The Reem'

My partner in crime and @SoundandFuryMMA co-host Dan Rose made a great point during our first podcast this past Friday. He mentioned names like Tony Sylvester, James Thompson, Kazuyuki Fujita, Todd Duffee. He even made light of Reem's unimpressive win over a top guys like Werdum, and a Brock Lesnar who had just came of what ended up essentially being MMA career ending diverticulitis...
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February 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Dana White's UFC on FX 7 Vlog Part 1

Highlights: • Dana reiterates that Bisping will get a title shot against Anderson Silva should he defeat Vitor Belfort this Saturday Night in Sao Paulo.  • We get another appearance from Nick the Tooth • Bruce Buffer drops an F-bomb; Rogan calls Joe Silva a curmudgeon  • Dana welcomes Todd Duffee back home (one of those really cool "in hindsight" moments)...
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January 15, 2013  |  Discuss

‘UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez’ Medical Suspensions

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has medically suspended 15 athletes who competed in Saturday’s “UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez” event. Alan Belcher (Pictured), Tim Boetsch, Todd Duffee and Michael Johnson could be riding the pine for as long as six months for various injuries sustained in their respective scraps. However, each fighter can return to action sooner with...
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December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Dana White Believes UFC Firing Helped Todd Duffee

Three years ago, Todd Duffee (Pictured) was perceived by many pundits as the heavyweight division’s next big thing. He was fresh off a seven second knockout victory, which at the time was recognized as the fasted KO in Octagon history, and was unblemished through six professional fights. Then out of the blue, UFC president Dana White fired the now-27-year-old because of his ...
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December 30, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez II Live Gate & Post-Fight Bonuses

The Ultimate Fighting Championships announced the UFC 155 live gate and attendance as well as the bonus awards at the post-fight press conference. Knockout of the Night - Todd Duffee Submission of the Night – John Moraga Fight of the Night – Jim Miller vs. Joe Lauzon Each fighter was awarded $65,000 for their efforts.  Todd Duffee made a emphatic comeback to the UFC with a...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
December 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Lauzon, Miller, Moraga and Duffee Score Bonuses at UFC 155

After a spectacular night of MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded Joe Lauzon (Pictured), Jim Miller, John Moraga and Todd Duffee each an additional $65,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC 155.” Moraga kicked the card off in style by rallying to slap on a guillotine choke on Chris Cariaso. The tapout not only earned Moraga a 2-0 mark in the Octagon...
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December 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: 'UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez' post-fight press conference + fighter bonuses

The following  fighters earned an extra $65,000 for being blatant overachievers this Saturday Night in Sin City. • Fight of the Night: Jim Miller vs. Joe Lauzon • Knockout of the Night: Todd Duffee • Submission of the Night: John Moraga
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December 30, 2012  |  Discuss

‘UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez II’ Live Results (Preliminary Card)

All seven “UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez II” preliminary bouts have officially entered the mixed martial arts record books. Heavyweight Todd Duffee (Pictured) ended his two-year Octagon hiatus in thunderous fashion by beating down Phil DeFries in the night’s most thrilling fight thus far. The judging has been a little funky early on, so the show’s featured stars better...
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December 29, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velazquez II Facebook Prelims

The Ultimate Fighting Championships has provided non-Facebook users an option to watch tonight’s three Facebook fights on YouTube. The preliminary card features a flyweight thriller between top prospect John Moraga and Chris Cariaso as well as a heavyweight bout between returning Todd Duffee and Phil DeFries and a featherweight fight between Max Holloway and Leonard Garcia...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
December 29, 2012  |  Discuss

'UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez' weigh-in video replay and results

Facebook Prelims (6:30 PM EST) • Flyweight Bout: Chris Cariaso (125) vs. John Moraga (126) • Featherweight Bout: Max Holloway (145) vs. Leonard Garcia (146) • Heavyweight Bout: Phil De Fries (245) vs. Todd Duffee (249) FX Prelims (8 PM EST) • Lightweight Bout: Michael Johnson (154) vs. Myles Jury (155) • Lightweight Bout: Jamie Varner (155) vs. Melvin Guillard (155...
Via hov-mma
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

'UFC 155: De Fries vs. Duffee' fight preview and prediction

This looks to be a hard hitting fight to end the Facebook portion of the event.  Both fighters have been to the big show before, and each has tasted both victory and defeat in the Octagon.  Philip De Fries is 2-1 under the UFC banner, with his loss coming via TKO to Stipe Miocic back on Fuel TV.  Todd Duffee had one of the fastest knockouts in UFC history, when he dropped Tim...
Via hov-mma
December 27, 2012  |  Discuss
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