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  1. Fighter BJ Penn reveals what would get him back in OctagonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... out what his next fight will be. Holloway jumped to No. 5 in the featherweight rankings after dismantling Cub Swanson last month. His last loss was a unanimous decision to McGregor, who is undefeated in the UFC. Holloway is the only fighter to take ...

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  2. UFC Manila results recap: Frankie Edgar outworks Urijah FaberRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | BloodyElbow

    ... counters. Since making the move to 145lbs, Edgar has looked even more spectacular, his performances against Cub Swanson , Charles Oliveria and yesterday against Urijah Faber, have all been extremely impressive and his lone loss in the division to ...

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  3. Frankie Edgar: 'I Just Beat One of the Best I'm the Next Contender'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | MMA Weekly

    ... Night 66 on Saturday. Edgar's win over Urijah Faber in Manila followed a streak that included a submission of Cub Swanson , a TKO stoppage of BJ Penn , and a unanimous decision over Charles Oliveira. Many would argue that he earned another shot at ...

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  4. Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber meet in UFC super-fight for the ages in ManilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Daily Mail

    ... then I'll be poised and ready to do it. I'm looking forward to putting on a great show. Edgar last fought Cub Swanson at the end of last year, winning by submission in the fifth and final round 'I like to think I'm better all over the place than ...

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  5. Kids and Crime: Part 4: Inside Indio Juvenile HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    ... child, missing school, doing drugs, not being home, to now I'm out and have a great job." UFC fighter Cub Swanson grew up here in the Coachella Valley and spent time in juvenile hall before he turned his life around with mixed martial arts. ...

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  6. Morning Report: Frankie Edgar calls Conor McGregor 'top notch,' but says there are still 'unknowns'Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | MMAFighting.com

    ... of [Jose] Aldo and [Conor] McGregor," says Edgar. Edgar scored a bruising, fifth-round submission win over Cub Swanson Nov. 22 in Austin, Texas, but McGregor will challenge featherweight champion Jose Aldo Jul. 11 at UFC 189 in Las Vegas, Nevada. "I ...

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  7. Frankie Edgar's wait to fight Urijah Faber ends this weekend in ManillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Frankie Edgar, right, lands a punch against Cub Swanson in a featherweight mixed martial arts bout during the UFC Fight Night at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. UFC fans clamored for a fight between former champions and lighter weight class luminaries Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber for years.

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  8. Frankie Edgar to Conor McGregor: You have no idea what is coming with Jose AldoRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight kingpin Frankie Edgar has a huge fight ahead of him this weekend when he takes on former World Extreme Cagefighting featherweight champ Urijah Faber in a 145-pound super fight in the main event of UFC Fight Night 66 in Pasay, Philippines , but that won't stop "The Answer" from discussing the upcoming UFC 189 title fight between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. After manhandling Cub Swanson in his last bout, Edgar hoped he had done enough to earn a UFC title shot and rematch against the champ, but he does understand UFC brass' business decision to give Conor McGregor a swipe at UFC gold next.

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  9. Bleacher Report Men's MMA Rankings for May 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | BleacherReport

    ... everyone not named Jose Aldo by demolishing Ricardo Lamas. A couple of weeks later, April's No. 7 featherweight Cub Swanson was absolutely manhandled by the previously No. 10-ranked Max Holloway. Those two bouts shook up the rankings in a big way. ...

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  10. Mayweather vs Pacquiao pros picks: Predictions from UFC and combat sports starsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | BloodyElbow

    ... moving forward but you shouldn't get credit for beating up air, you should get credit for actually landing. CUB SWANSON: Mayweather by decision, but I wouldn't be surprised by a questionable draw. There's just too much money to be made. LUKE ...

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  11. Dana White: 'Technically Perfect' Demetrious Johnson's Star Turn Will ComeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Sherdog

    ... 3:43 into round five at UFC on Fox 8 was the latest finish in promotion history until Frankie Edgar stopped Cub Swanson at the 4:56 mark of the final stanza last November. "My record got broken not too long ago for the latest finish. I figured if I ...

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  12. UFC's Max Halloway back in HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | KITV-TV

    Winning his match against Cub Swanson, Max Halloway takes on another opponent and helps spread awareness at this weekend's Prevent Child Abuse event. submission win over Cub Swanson and has propelled up the rankings in the UFC featherweight division.

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  13. Max Holloway, Kyoji Horiguchi and the Best UFC Fighters Age 25 or YoungerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | BleacherReport

    On the main card, 23-year-old Max Holloway pulled an upset by submitting Cub Swanson, just minutes after 21-year-old Paige VanZant decisioned veteran Felice Herrig and 25-year-old Beneil Dariush defeated Jim Miller. Earlier on the undercard, bantamweight super-prospect Aljamain Sterling, 25, forced a formidable opponent in Takeya Mizugaki to tap.

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  14. Hindsight - UFC on Fox 15: Machida vs. Rockhold in retrospectRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    NO! Don't go in there! You don't have to die! No one has to die at 30! You could live! LIVE! Live, and grow old! I've seen it! She's seen it!* Well, maybe 31 instead of 30. That's how old Jim Miller , Takeya Mizugaki , and Cub Swanson are and still, somehow looking at the wrong side of their MMA careers, potentially . That was the major narrative of UFC on Fox 15. Out with the old, in with the new.

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  15. 'Frustrated' Max Holloway wants Conor McGregor rematch, won't cry over injury from first go-roundRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... six straight fights and securing five finishes. That includes a submission victory over No. 5-ranked ( lol ) Cub Swanson last weekend in New Jersey ( watch it ). During that span, McGregor is 3-0 -- all of them knockouts -- and will now battle Jose ...

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  16. Max Holloway would 'love' another crack at Conor McGregor, says...Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    On the Monday after the biggest win of his UFC career, 23-year-old Max Holloway was still feeling good about his UFC on FOX 15 performance against Cub Swanson . Feeling good, that is, but not feeling like it wasn't destined to happened.

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  17. Monday Morning Analyst: UFC on FOX 15 fight card breakdown and moreRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    UFC on FOX 15 is in the books and it was a fairly monumental event. In this edition of the Monday Morning Analyst podcast, we break down the most important moments of the fight card: Luke Rockhold's destruction of Lyoto Machida , Ronaldo Souza cruising past Chris Camozzi , Cub Swanson's defeat at the hands of Max Holloway , Aljamain Sterling's submission of Takeya Mizugaki and much more.

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  18. Max Holloway Has Arrived As A Major UFC Featherweight ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Rant MMA

    Max Holloway cemented himself as a legitimate future featherweight title threat after a masterful performance this past weekend at UFC on FOX 15. Holloway outworked and systematically picked apart top-5 contender Cub Swanson before earning a third-round submission win in Newark, New Jersey. It was his sixth consecutive Octagon victory, and easily the finest effort of his career.

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  19. UFC on FOX 15 Highlights/Results: Rockhold Dominates Machida, Holloway Batters Swanson + MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Cage Potato

    ... , a gifted prospect who many thought was just a year or so behind being able to hang with a veteran like Cub Swanson . They were wrong. Holloway appeared to be at least 2 steps ahead of Swanson from the very start, battering the former WEC star with ...

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  20. Monday Morning Hangover: What's next for Lyoto Machida?Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... Felice Herrig, who was knocked around the cage for three rounds by rising sensation Paige VanZant ( recap ). And Cub Swanson, who was beat down by Max Holloway before getting choked out ( see it here ). "The Dragon" looked to get himself back into ...

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