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  1. Jose Aldo Compares Conor McGregor to Cub Swanson: 'This Will Be the Same'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Sherdog

    ... annihilation that got everyone's attention during his tenure in World Extreme Cagefighting back in 2009. " Cub Swanson talked a lot during fight week," Aldo said with a grin. Now a highlight reel staple, Aldo's knockout of Swanson served as the ...


  2. Jose Aldo on Conor McGregor: 'I'm in his head'Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 |

    ... pre-fight talk as unique. In fact, he compares "The Notorious'" talks to one of the fighters he faced in WEC. " Cub Swanson was the first to talk a lot on fight week in the WEC, and I got there and ran through him," said Aldo, who finished Swanson ...


  3. Edgar still hopes for rematch against AldoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | ABS-CBN News

    ... Since that loss, however, he has strung together three straight wins, including an impressive submission of Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night in November 2014. "I've been in a lot of close fights, but if you look at my last three fights, since the Aldo ...


  4. Speek Kills: Urijah Faber breaks down UFC: Manila match up against Frankie EdgarRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | BloodyElbow

    ... bout being broadcasted on Philippine TV. "I watched (Edgar) in Balls Channel today as he ground and pounded Cub Swanson , so I'll be aware of that," Faber said as he spoke about the match up, "But yeah, I've never been held down in a fight, not once ...


  5. Edgar sees UFC Manila showdown as a 'super-fight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | ABS-CBN News

    ... in a good position to potentially challenge for the title. The fight will also be Edgar's first since beating Cub Swanson via submission last November, and he hopes to make a lasting impression on the Filipino fight fans. "This opportunity came up, ...


  6. Max Holloway vs. Cole Miller full fight video highlights from UFC Fight Night 60 last nightRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight contender Max Holloway won his fifth straight fight on Saturday night , as he defeated Cole Miller in a wildly exciting affair in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 60 in Broomfield, Colorado . "Blessed" proved once again he is one of the most exciting fighters in the sport today, and fans won't have to wait long to see the Hawaiian return, as he agreed to fight Cub Swanson at UFC on FOX 15 this coming April after his victory over Miller.


  7. UFC Fight Night 60 results recap: Max Holloway vs Cole Miller fight review and analysisRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... do very little except cover up and hope for the best. For his next bout, Holloway is apparently scrapping with Cub Swanson in what is sure to be a phenomenal battle. Miller's position in his division hasn't really changed throughout his entire UFC ...


  8. UFC on FOX 15: Max Holloway makes quick turnaround, fights Cub Swanson next in New JerseyRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | MMA Mania

    Following yet another highlight-reel performance from Ultimate Fighting Championship No. 13 ranked featherweight contender Max Holloway in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 60 in Broomfield, Colorado, last night , UFC announced plans of a bangfest between "Blessed" and fellow exciting striker Cub Swanson.


  9. Cub Swanson vs. Max Holloway targeted for UFC on FOX 15 in AprilRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 |

    After a unanimous decision victory over Cole Miller on Saturday night, Holloway was told in the Octagon that the UFC is saving a spot for him at UFC on FOX 15 on April 18 in Newark -- against Cub Swanson . That is the fight the organization is targeting for the event, according to UFC spokesman Dave Sholler.


  10. Frankie Edgar vs. Urijah Faber set to headline UFC Fight Night 65 on May 16 in ManilaRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... 156 back in 2013, he's reeled of three consecutive wins in the division, including an impressive victory over Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57 last November. And after getting passed over for a rematch against "Junior" in favor of Conor McGregor, ...


  11. Debunking The Myth That Conor McGregor Hasn't Earned A Title ShotRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... as Chad. The KO loss is always going to stand against him. Looking back with hindsight it's easy to say that the Cub Swanson victory is the biggest, but that would be a mistake. This loss brought Cub to 2-3 in his last five, with losses to Mendes ...


  12. Trainer: Conor McGregor will knockout Dennis Siver in the first exchange at UFC 'Boston'Read the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | MMA Mania

    John Kavanagh, Conor McGregor's head coach, just upped the ante ahead of tonight's UFC Fight Night 59 main event between "Notorious" and Dennis Siver. Not long after Conor declared that he'd stop the German kickboxer in the opening frame, Kavanagh cleared it up by saying it will happen during the first exchange.


  13. UFC Fight Night 59: McGregor vs. Siver Main Card Betting Odds and PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... is not reality. There's a reason Siver has been on the UFC roster for more than seven years. Having only lost to Cub Swanson at 145 pounds, he's not a combatant anyone should take lightly. While he doesn't match up well with McGregor stylistically, ...


  14. Dennis Siver's Top 5 UFC MomentsRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... Octagon. He has also been on the cusp of achieving top contender status twice, against both Donald Cerrone and Cub Swanson , but was finished on both occasions. Siver is 3-1-0-1 in his last five fights and a win over the seemingly insurmountable ...


  15. Conor McGregor, UFC's mouth that roars, backing up his talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 |

    ... division than ever before. He says he doesn't want much from the other featherweight fighters in return a Cub Swanson, who in a recent tweet said he wished he received the same amount of promotion for his No. 1 contender bouts as McGregor is ...


  16. How's Taste My Tweet Tweet? Jon Jones' one-night in rehab, Ben Askren's milestone, coffee brasRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    There's a ton of tweets below, but first, don't forget to follow me on twitter and instagram : @antontabuena "Just had the Guy sittn across fr me on the train say "You have a nice quiet voice....LMAO...I'm on da train shoulda give him "We Rollllnnnn"" -Burt Watson "Do you ever feel... Like a plastic bag... Floating through the wind... Wanting to start again?" - David Michaud , well Paige, there we go "I wish I got this much media push when I fought Dennis Siver or for the multiple #1 contender fights I had" - Cub Swanson "They didn't even tell bendo he was fighting cowboy or ask him? Just let him find out like the average fans? That's fucked man" - I am proud to call myself a feminist.


  17. Conor McGregor's coach: Dennis Siver is 'there to make Conor look good'Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 |

    ... Kavanagh said. "I don't know which way is the way to say it. I don't think it would have mattered had it been Cub Swanson . I would have called that a showcase fight. When they're facing Conor, it's just different." UFC president Dana White has said ...


  18. UFC: Does Conor McGregor Deserve a Title Shot with Win?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... over now No. 9-ranked Charles and a first-time featherweight B.J. Penn before dominating the now-fourth-ranked Cub Swanson for nearly five full rounds. But Edgar already had his shot at the champion; and it came off of back-to-back losses to Benson ...


  19. Morning Report: John Kavanagh ups the ante on Conor McGregor's two-minute stoppage predictionRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 |

    ... is the same," said Kavanagh. "No matter who he ends up facing. If it's Siver, great. If he drops out and Cub Swanson steps in, great. It doesn't make a difference. The preparation is done as best as we can and then in interviews if you're asked to ...


  20. Conor McGregor vows to defeat Dennis Siver in 'under two minutes'Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2015 |

    ... to dispatch him, and again it will make way for the football stadium in Ireland." With featherweight contenders Cub Swanson and Dennis Bermudez suffering recent streak-ending losses, McGregor, 26, was promised the next title shot at champion Jose ...