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  1. Full Fight Video Flashback: Jose Aldo vs. Cub Swanson From WEC 41Read the original story

    Sunday | MMA Weekly

    At WEC 41, Jose Aldo lights up the night with flying knees against Cub Swanson. See Aldo in action as he looks to defend his UFC belt in a rematch against top contender Chad Mendes at UFC 179 on Oct. 25.


  2. Charles Oliveira blames missing weight on viral infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 |

    ... for a featherweight bout. In Sept. 2012, the Brazilian grappler weighed 146.4 pounds prior to his bout with Cub Swanson , which he lost via first-round knockout. "I don't know, let's wait until tomorrow," he said when asked if the bad weight cut ...


  3. Fili vs. Arantes, Stephens vs. Martins Added to UFC 179Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Cage Pages

    Jun 28, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; Jeremy Stephens prepares for a fight with Cub Swanson in a Featherweight bout at UFC Fight Night 43 at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Two featherweight bouts have been announced for UFC 179 on Oct. 25 at the Ginsio do Maracanzinho in Rio de Janeiro.


  4. Jeremy Stephens' Agent Denies Stephens Will Fight Lucas Martins at UFC 179Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | BleacherReport

    ... is that the Brazilian simply isn't a big enough name at this stage in his career. Stephens recently battled Cub Swanson in a main event, No. 1 contender's bout at UFC Fight Night 44, and his team would be reluctant to follow that Fight of the Night ...


  5. UFC: Ricardo Lamas vs. Dennis Bermudez A Key Bout At FeatherweightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Rant MMA

    ... featherweight prospects, most of whom have also already lost to Aldo in their careers (including Frankie Edgar , Cub Swanson and upcoming title challenger Chad Mendes ), it's to the back of the line for Lamas. Therefore, any fight he can get against ...


  6. Cub Swanson Shouldn't Have to Fight Frankie Edgar...But It Makes SenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | BleacherReport

    So, you're on a six-fight winning streak in one of the toughest divisions the UFC has to offer.


  7. Dennis Bermudez vs. Ricardo Lamas in the works for UFC 180Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Cage Pages

    ... past Hacran Dias in a fun three-round fight, taking his overall UFC record to 5-1. With wins over #2 ranked Cub Swanson and former top ranked contenders Erik Koch and Hatsu Hioki, Lamas will continue his road back to the top if he can get past a man ...


  8. Cub Swanson on potential Frankie Edgar fight: 'I'd be up for it'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 |

    ... mixed martial arts than a fighter who is boring on the mic, it's a fighter who tries to force phony trash talk. Cub Swanson understands this, so he's not about to let others make him into someone he's not. So even though he was criticized for not ...


  9. Cub Swanson up for 'big' Frankie Edgar fight because he won't wait another year for UFC title shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | MMA Mania

    Cub Swanson was never opposed to a fight against Frankie Edgar, he just had his heart set on waiting for his promised title shot in the Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight division.


  10. The MMA Hour with TJ Grant, Urijah Faber, Cub Swanson, Patrick Holohan, Mark Bocek, Dave MeltzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 |

    The MMA Hour is back in your life on Monday. Below is a rundown of who will be stopping by and when: 1:00 p.m. ET - Dave Meltzer will discuss the explosive Jon Jones - Daniel Cormier feud and other MMA news.


  11. Top 5 Future UFC Options For Chan Sung JungRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | Rant MMA

    ... the hard-hitting knockout artist. Jeremy Stephens turned in a game performance in a decision loss against Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 44 in San Antonio. Jung is looking to work his way back into title contention, and a matchup against "Lil' ...


  12. Is Dennis Bermudez Ready for a Title Shot?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... When you look at the list of contenders currently "in the mix" for a title shot, you'll see names like Cub Swanson , Frankie Edgar and the current No. 1 contender, Chad has recently forced his way into the conversation with his skills on the mic and ...


  13. UFC targeting Edgar/Swanson, Jung/Corassani for October 4th Sweden showRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    Two featherweight bouts are being targeted for an October 4th Sweden show, including a potential main event between Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson.


  14. Cub Swanson Will Likely Have To Pass One More Major Test To Secure Elusive UFC Title ShotRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Rant MMA

    It looks like hard-hitting UFC featherweight contender Cub Swanson will have to overcome one more major obstacle to finally land a title shot.


  15. UFC in talks to book Cub Swanson vs. Frankie EdgarRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 |

    After initially resisting a bout against former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar , Swanson , the No.


  16. SB Nation MMA Featherweight rankings: Cub Swanson continues his riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    Take a look at the SB Nation rankings for the 145 pound Featherweight division, featuring Jose Aldo, Frankie Edgar, Cub Swanson, and more.


  17. Latest UFC/MMA rankings (featherweight), Aug. 2014: Dennis Bermudez...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... by, MMA Fighting and Bloody Elbow -- to close out the month of July: 1. Jose Aldo 2. Chad Mendes 3. Cub Swanson 4. Frankie Edgar 5. Ricardo Lamas 6. Dustin Poirier 7. Pat Curran 8. Dennis Bermudez 9. Chan Sung Jung 10. Jeremy Stephens ...


  18. Swanson Denies Edgar Fight For DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 |

    Cub Swanson claims to have been told by UFC officials that he would get the winner of Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes .


  19. UFC Is Coming to US Airways CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    ... is rumored to be a featherweight clash between former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar and perennial contender Cub Swanson, though Swanson denies that the fight is taking place. The card could also feature several of Arizona's most prominent UFC ...


  20. Cub Swanson calls Frankie Edgar's management 'shady' for announcing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | MMA Mania

    Cub Swanson wasn't too pleased that members of Frankie Edgar's crew took it upon themselves to announce a featherweight bout between the two men this December; when in reality, the two haven't been booked to face off.