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  1. UFC Fight Night 72: Tony Ferguson to expedite Josh Thomson's retirement plans in San DiegoRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | MMA Mania

    After losing to Ben Henderson via razor-thin split decision at UFC on FOX 10, Josh Thomson contemplated retiring from mixed martial arts . But with the chance of fighting in his home town of San Jose, California, the 36-year-old veteran declared he'd come back for another fight against Bobby Green, and perhaps another one after that, too.

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  2. UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs Lamas Post-fight Patterns: ReferendumRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | BloodyElbow

    ... are?" Clay Guida started his MMA career in 2003. His first foray into marquee MMA competition was when he beat Josh Thomson for the Strikeforce lightweight strap in 2006. Gray Maynard started his career in 2006. He started to fight high level ...

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  3. Dennis Siver meets Tatsuya Kawajiri at June UFC Fight Night in GermanyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | MMAFighting.com

    ... 36, finished Sean Soriano by submission in January 2014. The veteran has notable career wins over the likes of Josh Thomson , Yves Edwards and Michihiro Omigawa. UFC Fight Night 69 is headlined by a light heavyweight contender matchup between ...

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  4. UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas - Idiot's Guide Preview to Clay Guida vs Robbie PeraltaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | BloodyElbow

    ... The once-Strikeforce Lightweight champion has been known as a perennial over-achiever ever since he upset Josh Thomson for that strap. His general approach is well-documented: spastic movement, bullrush takedowns, somewhat clunky striking wrapped up ...

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  5. Tony Ferguson vs. Josh Thomson Set for UFC Fight Night 72 in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | MMA Weekly

    The Ultimate Fighter 13 winner Tony Ferguson will put his five-fight winning streak on the line against former Strikeforce champion Josh Thomson at UFC Fight Night 72 on July 15 in San Diego. UFC officials announced the bout late Monday.

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  6. Josh Thomson vs. Tony Ferguson Scheduled for UFC Fight Night 72 in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | BleacherReport

    Two top lightweights will square off in San Diego when Josh Thomson and Tony Ferguson meet at UFC Fight Night 72 in July. Ferguson is one of the hottest 155-pounders on the UFC roster.

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  7. Veteran Josh Thomson May Cool Off Surging UFC Lightweight Contender Tony FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Rant MMA

    While top-10 lightweight Josh Thomson seemingly had designs on an Octagon showdown with Ross Pearson , UFC matchmakers had other plans. "The Punk" will compete in San Diego at a Fight Night event in July, but it will be against surging contender Tony Ferguson .

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  8. UFC Fight Night 72: Josh Thomson vs Tony Ferguson set for San DiegoRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | MMA Mania

    Oft-injured Josh Thomson -- who has competed just three times over the last two years -- will look to make it back inside the Octagon against Tony Ferguson at UFC Fight Night 72, which is scheduled for Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, Calif., on July 15, 2015. Thomson, who was supposed to battle Gilbert Burns earlier this month in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, before being sidelined with a thumb injury , is in the midst of a two-fight losing skid.

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  9. Josh Thomson vs. Tony Ferguson set for UFC Fight Night in San DiegoRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | BloodyElbow

    A lightweight match-up between Josh Thomson and Tony Ferguson is on tap for UFC Fight Night in San Diego this July. The quest for lightweight Tony Ferguson to extend his winning streak to six heads to San Diego, California on July 15th.

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  10. Tony Ferguson vs. Josh Thomson set for UFC Fight Night card in San DiegoRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | MMAFighting.com

    Unbeaten over the past five bouts, Tony Ferguson enters the Octagon for the second time in 2015 against Josh Thomson at California's UFC Fight Night card on July 15. The event will take place at the Valley View Casino Center. Ferguson gets back in action five months after choking out Brazilian veteran Gleison Tibau at UFC 184 .

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  11. Josh Thomson faces Tony Ferguson at UFC San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Cage Pages

    July 26, 2014; San Jose, CA, USA; Josh Thomson fights Bobby Green during the lightweight bout of the FOX UFC Saturday at SAP Center. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports An intriguing lightweight tilt between former Strikeforce champion Josh Thomson and TUF 13 winner Tony Ferguson has been added to UFC San Diego this July, the promotion confirmed on Monday .

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  12. Josh Thomson and Ross Pearson verbally agree to UFC lightweight bangfest on TwitterRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship matchmakers Sean Shelby and Joe Silva have tough jobs putting together high-profile fights with the ever-increasing stable of UFC fighters, but when two men verbally agree to a bout on Twitter, the fighters essentially take the middlemen out of the equation. Earlier today, The Ultimate Fighter season nine winner Ross Pearson asked his fans where they would like to see him fight next, and after a response recommended a showdown against former Strikeforce lightweight champ Josh Thomson, the two men agreed to go to war inside the Octagon.

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  13. Ross Pearson, Josh Thomson agree to UFC San Diego fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Cage Pages

    Mar 14, 2015; Dallas, TX, USA; Ross Pearson fights Sam Stout in a lightweight bout during UFC 185 at American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports UFC lightweight veterans Ross Pearson and Josh Thomson have verbally agreed to a fight this July in an exchange of tweets.

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  14. Gilbert Burns gets quick turnaround, meets Norman Parke at UFC Fight Night 67Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | MMAFighting.com

    Right after his win over Alex Oliveira on March 21, Gilbert Burns asked for a quick turnaround against Josh Thomson or Myles Jury at UFC Fight Night 67. The UFC gave him a fight on May 30, but not the opponent he was hoping for. Undefeated as a mixed martial artist, Burns is set to take on The Ultimate Fighter winner Norman Parke at the Fight Night card in Goiania, Brazil.

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  15. UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. LaFlare main card results recapRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... him by submitting Oliveira, but it was far from easy for him. I still would have some interest in him fighting Josh Thomson, who he was supposed to fight last night. Oliveira looked better than anyone expected and he probably earned a ton of new ...

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  16. UFC Fight Night 62 Results: 5 Fights for Gilbert BurnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... for five fights that would make sense for the Brazilian competitor. Burns was originally scheduled to face Josh Thomson during this event. Unfortunately, the former Strikeforce champion was forced off of the card due to injury, according to Damon ...

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  17. UFC Rio results - Pepey, Burns, and Santos score submission wins, Nunes TKOs BaszlerRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... ultra tough short notice opponent for the touted multi-time BJJ champion "Durinho" Burns. Replacing an injured Josh Thomson , Oliveira was able to take advantage of Burns' 1st round passiveness by busting him up with effective striking. Burns took ...

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  18. Clay Guida joins Team Alpha Male ahead of Robbie Peralta fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Cage Pages

    ... CA. The long-time UFC veteran, who has wins over lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos, Anthony Pettis, Josh Thomson and Takanori Gomi on an impressive resum, is scheduled to fight Robbie Peralta in April. The 33 year-old made the drop down to ...

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  19. UFC 185 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 62Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... in fact. How fast? Fast enough that the UFC was setting him (a Brazilian) up to face fringe Top 10 lightweight Josh Thomson in his third fight with the promotion (which is actually in Brazil). That speaks volumes about how good the UFC's matchmakers ...

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  20. Sources: Injury Forces Ben Saunders Out of UFC Fight Night Bout vs. Erick SilvaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Sherdog

    ... the event because a broken ankle he suffered in December had not completely healed. In addition, an injury to Josh Thomson canceled his scrap with Gilbert Burns . Finally, a back injury forced Matt Wiman to withdraw from his scheduled clash with ...

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