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HITM: Shields Guillotines Goat, Bags EliteXC Belt

Before he battles Demian Maia in the main event of UFC Fight Night 29 next month in Brazil, we look back at Jake Shields' submission win over Nick Thompson, which crowned him the EliteXC Welterweight Champion at "Unfinished Business" in July 2008.

UFC 162: Previewing Tim Kennedy vs. Roger Gracie

MMAmania's Brian Hemminger takes a closer look at Saturday night's UFC 162 main card bout between middleweights Tim Kennedy and Roger Gracie. What's the key to victory for both men? Find out inside.

For many young fighters, retirement calls early

You've heard the story about the fighters who fall in love with MMA a million times. This is the story of their break-up with the sport that didn't quite love them back.

The schadenfreude of Ben Askren

Ben Askren is certain he's the best welterweight in his organization with the most unstoppable attack. And those boos from the fans? As Askren tells it, he loves it because that means there's misery among those who dislike him.

Strikeforce: Previewing Jacare Souza vs Ed Herman

MMAmania's Brian Hemminger takes a closer look at Saturday night's Strikeforce main card bout between former champion Jacare Souza and UFC middleweight Ed Herman. What's the key to victory for both men? Find out inside.

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