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Aldo wins thriller over Mendes at UFC 179

In a back-and-forth, foul-filled brawl, Jose Aldo had a bit more to give than Chad Mendes, as he retained his UFC featherweight title via unanimous decision on Saturday night.

Aldo wins thriller over Mendes at UFC 179

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In a back-and-forth, foul-filled brawl, Jose Aldo had a bit more to give than Chad Mendes, as he retained his UFC featherweight title via unanimous decision on Saturday night.

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UFC 179 post-fight press conference video

Watch UFC 179 post-fight press conference video to hear from UFC 179 fighters after the event in Rio de Janeiro.

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UFC 179 post-fight press conference video

Watch UFC 179 post-fight press conference video to hear from UFC 179 fighters after the event in Rio de Janeiro.

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UFC 179 Results: Aldo vs. Mendes 2

Follow UFC 179 results for the Aldo vs. Mendes 2 fight card at the Maracanazinho in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night.

UFC 179 Results: Aldo vs. Mendes 2

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Follow UFC 179 results for the Aldo vs. Mendes 2 fight card at the Maracanazinho in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night.

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Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2 video highlights

Watch Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes video highlights for UFC 179's main event Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro.

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Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2 video highlights

Watch Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes video highlights for UFC 179's main event Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro.

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Davis shuts down Teixeira at UFC 179

Phil Davis re-established himself in the light heavyweight division on Saturday with a dominant win over Glover Teixeira.

Davis shuts down Teixeira at UFC 179

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Phil Davis re-established himself in the light heavyweight division on Saturday with a dominant win over Glover Teixeira.

Conor McGregor UFC 179 scrum video

Conor McGregor UFC 179 scrum video

UFC 179 post-fight press conference video

Elkins: Martins hasn’t fought a wrestler like me

Jorgensen still hoping for Formiga rematch

Spong may box at first when he returns next year

UFC 178 Embedded: 'I feel like the king'

UFC 179 preview show

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UFC 179 weigh-in video

UFC 179 Q&A with Conor McGregor

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UFC 179 Live Blog: Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes

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Follow Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes fight live at UFC 179 at the Maracanazinho in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night.

UFC 179 results: Maldonado rallies past Stringer

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Fabio Maldonado got off to a slow start, but finished strong against Hans Stringer on Saturday night.

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Conor McGregor UFC 179 scrum video

After a rough reception during the UFC 179 Q&A earlier in the day, Conor McGregor talks about the 'hostile' environment during the Q&A, Aldo vs. Mendes, Dennis Siver, and more.

UFC 179 live blog: Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis

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Follow Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis fight live at UFC 179 at the Maracanazinho in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night.

Elkins takes split decision over Martins

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It wasn't pretty, but featherweight Darren Elkins got the win he needed over Lucas Martins at UFC 179.

UFC 179 Live Blog: Maldonado vs. Stringer

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Follow Fabio Maldonado vs. Hans Stringer fight live at UFC 179 at the Maracanazinho in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night.

The Brazilian Colosseum

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Built in 1954, Maracanazinho, the site of Saturday's UFC 179, is one of the most important places in the history of combat sports.

Dariush grinds out win at UFC 179

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Beniel Dariush improved to 3-1 in the UFC on Saturday night as he grinds out a win over previously unbeaten Carlos Diego Ferreira.

UFC 179 live blog: Elkins vs. Martins

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Follow Darren Elkins vs. Lucas Martins fight live at UFC 179 at the Maracanazinho in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night.

VIDEO: Silva ignites crowd at UFC 179

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Anderson Silva may not have been fighting at UFC 179, but the former middleweight champion still got the walkout treatment in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night.

UFC 179 live blog: Ferreira vs. Dariush

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Follow Carlos Diego Ferreira vs. Beneil Dariush fight live at UFC 179 at the Maracanazinho in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night.

UFC 179 results: Magny ties UFC record with win

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Neil Magny tied Roger Huerta's modern-day UFC record with five wins in a calendar year, thanks to a TKO victory over William Macario.

Reis finishes Jorgensen at UFC 179

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Wilson Reis continues to look impressive as a flyweight. He finished Scott Jorgensen on Saturday night to go 2-0 in his new division.

UFC 179 undercard live blog

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Follow the UFC 179 undercard live blog for all the early action at UFC 179 on Saturday night.

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Elkins: Martins hasn’t fought a wrestler like me

Lucas Martins is coming off three wins in three different weight classes, but Darren Elkins is confident that the Brazilian won’t be ready for him at UFC 179.

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Jorgensen still hoping for Formiga rematch

Scott Jorgensen returned to the win column after a 1-5 run in the UFC with a win over Danny Martinez, but he hasn’t forgotten the last man who beat him.

UFC 179 fight card: What's at stake?

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Jose Aldo is the last Brazilian champion in the UFC. How essential is he to keeping that market alive and going?

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Spong may box at first when he returns next year

Tyrone Spong discusses Gilbert Burns, his injury, when he expects to return, his future in MMA, kickboxing and boxing, and much more during the UFC 179 media day.

Fightweets: Was McGregor-Siver the right move?

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The UFC could probably book Conor McGregor vs the Jose Aldo-Chad Mendes winner and have it be a big fight. But holding off might have been the correct call.

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