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  1. Dana White Says He's Not Sure Phil Davis Really Wants a Title ShotRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | 411mania.com

    ... funny. OK." Davis on how he'll change White's mind: "First thing I'm going to do is beat the crap out of Anthony Johnson. Second thing I'm going to do, I'm going to say, 'Dana, put somebody else in front of me - I'm going to beat them up.' Put me in ...

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  2. UFC 172: Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira extended video previewRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | BloodyElbow

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones puts his 10-fight win streak on the line against Glover Teixeira, who hasn't suffered a loss since 2006. Plus, Phil Davis tries to establish himself as a title contender when he faces Anthony Johnson

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  3. Rumble Effect: Anthony Johnson Will Make an Impact at 205Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Rant MMA

    ... it to be a cake walk for him to drag the former JUCO national champion in Johnson to the ground. Even if Anthony Johnson can't get it done against a top-five opponent in his return bout, he has a style that could make Phil Davis look bad at times, ...

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  4. UFC 172 extended video preview for 'Jones vs. Teixeira' on April 26 in BaltimoreRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | MMA Mania

    ... poster here ). While there are a couple of compelling match ups on the "Charm City" fight card, including Anthony Johnson taking on Phil Davis in "Rumble's" Octagon return ( details ), the UFC 172 event is all about the light heavyweight headliner ...

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  5. GLORY 15 'Istanbul' preview: Meet the light heavyweight championship tournament participantsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | MMA Mania

    ... also competes in MMA for WSOF and trains with the Blackzilians alongside UFC notables, Rashad Evans and Anthony Johnson. Currently the No.1-ranked light heavyweight in GLORY, Spong is both technical and powerful with great hand speed. If he lands a ...

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  6. Blackzilians team leader, Glenn Robinson on decision to stop managing Alistair OvereemRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | BloodyElbow

    ... in as a bonafide supercamp, filled with top notch athletes. With names like Rashad Evans , Tyrone Spong , Anthony Johnson and Abel Trujillo gracing their roster, along with a laundry list of great prospects, they're sitting in a very enviable ...

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  7. Josh Burkman Tweets Desired Split From WSOF, Betrays Ali AbdelazizRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Rant MMA

    ... Burkman to at least finish out his contract and maybe take a few professional pointers from fellow fighter Anthony Johnson . Johnson recently left WSOF and signed with the UFC , but made plans to finish his contract and orchestrate a face-to-face ...

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  8. Ugly, profanity-laced Twitter war erupts between Josh Burkman, Vinny...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | MMA Mania

    ... find out today, that he contacted the UFC. Every fighter dreams of going to the UFC, and I understand that. Anthony Johnson finished out his contract and asked us to please not match the UFC's offer, so we didn't. We wished him the best of luck, and ...

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  9. WSOF Executive Ali Abdelaziz Feels Betrayed By Josh BurkmanRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | 411mania.com

    ... With Other Companies : "That's not how business is done," Abdelaziz said. "Josh Burkman should call Anthony Johnson and get some business advice. Anthony Johnson finished his contract with us and told us he wanted to go to the UFC. We had the right ...

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  10. WSOF matchmaker, Ali Abdel-Aziz responds to Josh Burkman's TweetsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | BloodyElbow

    ... find out today, that he contacted the UFC. Every fighter dreams of going to the UFC, and I understand that. Anthony Johnson finished out his contract and asked us to please not match the UFC's offer, so we didn't. We wished him the best of luck, and ...

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  11. Phil Davis: I'm Not Convinced Jon Jones Is Fighting at UFC 172Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | BleacherReport

    ... title at UFC 172 at the end of this month. Speaking with MMA Junkie , "Mr. Wonderful," who is booked against Anthony Johnson on the same April 26 card, explains that he wouldn't be shocked to end up fighting for the interim light heavyweight strap. ...

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  12. Phil Davis Says Jon Jones May Back Out of UFC 172 Title DefenseRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | 411mania.com

    Phil Davis Says Jon Jones May Back Out of UFC 172 Title Defense Posted by Larry Csonka on 04.01.2014 Davis explains... - Phil Davis is set to face Anthony Johnson at UFC 172, and while he plans to show up for his fight, he is not sure that Jon Jones will defend his title against Glover Teixeira on the show.

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  13. Josh Koscheck Embracing Life Outside Fighting For Time BeingRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Fighters.com

    ... two via finish. However, he is just two years removed from a stretch that included wins over Matt Hughes, Anthony Johnson and Paul Daley. "I've been training my whole life. I've never had a break," he said. "I feel like I need to get away and take ...

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  14. Daniel Cormier vs. Rafael Cavalcante in the Works for UFC 175 in JulyRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | BleacherReport

    ... a top-ranked contender in his next fight, perhaps even the winner of the UFC 172 bout between Phil Davis and Anthony Johnson. But that's not the case, as in the first round. He is currently 1-1 in the UFC, with his loss coming at the hands of 's ...

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  15. UFC 172: Phil Davis says 'losers' who take PEDs 'aren't good enough to win on their own'Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | MMA Mania

    Phil Davis will be going up against Anthony Johnson at UFC 172, and it's a perfect time to hype the fight by giving the fans a taste of his increasingly fun persona, while shooting down any notion of drug use by either him or his opponent.

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  16. Yushin Okami Set To Make WSOF DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Rant MMA

    ... in the WSOF middleweight division. The bigger question that should be asked is whether or not he pulls an Anthony Johnson , who re-signed with the UFC following a successful stint with the WSOF. Considering the king ( Anderson Silva ) has fallen ...

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  17. Video: Phil Davis now competes in 'The Ultimate Jon Jones Fighting Championship'Read the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | MMA Mania

    ... wake of Alexander Gustafsson's win over Jimi Manuwa ( see the champ's proposal here ). Davis -- who fights Anthony Johnson at UFC 172 for a spot in the pecking order -- may find himself face-to-face with Jones in "Charm City," since that's where ...

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  18. Phil Davis: Jon Jones is like a shortbread cookie that will...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | MMAFighting.com

    ... current 205-pound champion Jon Jones for being overly finicky when it came to opponents. Davis, who fights Anthony Johnson at UFC 172 in Baltimore on April 26, went so far as to tell Sportsnet Canada that Jones should be on UFC payroll as a ...

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  19. Morning Report: Phil Davis not a fan of 'The Ultimate Jon Jones Fighting Championship'Read the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | MMAFighting.com

    Set to welcome Anthony Johnson back into the fold at UFC 172 in April, Phil Davis can't help but sound like he's drawn the short straw.

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  20. UFC cuts Will Chope, cancels Fight Night 38 bout against Diego BrandaoRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | MMA Mania

    ... a formal press release as soon as I get back to the USA on Wednesday." Current light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson was arrested for domestic battery back in 2009 ( details ), while lightweight banger Abel Trujillo had his charge for domestic ...

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