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  1. With Alexander Gustafsson rumors swirling, Rashad Evans to gauge rehabilitated knee this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MMAFighting.com

    ... of his ongoing domestic abuse case. So by process of elimination, we're left with Alexander Gustafsson and Rashad Evans , two of Jones' more durable foils who, conveniently, happen to be recovering from comparable knee injuries, and, conveniently, ...

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  2. Radio Episode 01: UFC 179 Video PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Cage Pages

    Join hosts John Franklin and T.J. Craig as they discuss the MMA news throughout the week as well as preview the upcoming UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes 2 event, happening this Saturday, October 25th. Among the topics tackled by the two, including Mark Hunt stepping in for the injury Cain Velasquez in the main event of UFC 181 in Mexico; Ronda Rousey facing Cat Zingano in the co-main event at UFC 182 ; and the rumored matchup between returning light heavyweights: Alexander Gustafsson and Rashad Evans.

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  3. Why Phil Davis isn't a more effective MMA wrestlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | BloodyElbow

    Coach Mike Riordan takes a look back at Phil Davis' college wrestling career to explain why the UFC light heavyweight's excellent mat pedigree doesn't always translate to the cage. After tepid performances against Rashad Evans and Anthony Johnson , fight fans have openly wondered why a four-time NCAA Division I wrestling All American and champion doesn't make better use of his wrestling against opponents with less heralded wrestling backgrounds.

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  4. UFC 179 Notebook: Singular FocusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Sherdog

    ... who won a national championship at Penn State University, he has lost only to former 205-pound champion Rashad Evans and resurgent Blackzilians standout Anthony Johnson ; neither man finished him. Davis, 30, has compiled an 8-2 record in the UFC, ...

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  5. Report: Alexander Gustafsson vs. Rashad Evans Likely for January UFC Event in StockholmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Cage Potato

    As first reported by MMAMania , the UFC is working on a light heavyweight bout between Alexander Gustafsson and Rashad Evans , that would headline a FOX event in in Stockholm, Sweden, on January 24th, 2015. Mania credited the info to "a source with knowledge of the situation," and the bout has not been officially confirmed yet.

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  6. Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2: A Full Head-to-Toe BreakdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | BleacherReport

    ... quicker to react to any level changes. We have seen what quick transitions from striking to wrestling can do. Rashad Evans and Demetrious Johnson are two of the best at demonstrating this. Mendes has always had a quick shot in the cage, but becoming ...

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  7. Report: Alexander Gustafsson vs. Rashad Evans targeted for UFC on FOX in SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | BloodyElbow

    Alexander Gustafsson isn't waiting around for his title shot, and it's possible that Rashad Evans will be his next opponent. If we're making an honest assessment of the UFC's light heavyweight division, it's bad and not showing any signs of improvement.

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  8. Thiago SilvaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | BloodyElbow

    ... been a 5 rounder like main events are these days. His opponents from his last 3 legit losses? Lyoto Machida , Rashad Evans , Alexander Gustafsson (2 former champions, and 1 who some would argue should be a champion right now). 4 out 5 of his UFC ...

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  9. 2015 Bloody Elbow MMA Scouting Report: #10 - #6 Welterweight ProspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | BloodyElbow

    ... Lentz . The higher end of Tokov's potential and skill set could be on the order of a Combat Sambo version of Rashad Evans , possessing some power in the striking game but relying mostly on takedowns and top position, with a bit more submission game ...

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  10. Alexander Gustafsson looking to fight before the end of the year, open to Rashad Evans boutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | BloodyElbow

    It seems Rashad Evans is not the only one that thinks a match-up against Alexander Gustafsson makes perfect sense. "The Mauler" was present at the UFC Fight Night: Stockholm Q & A session, where he responded to a question asking whether he would be interested in facing Rashad Evans in his next octagon outing.

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  11. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Rashad Evans? 'Mauler' will 'absolutely'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | MMA Mania

    ... for that. I want to stay active, so I hope to get a fight before this year has ended or early next year." Enter Rashad Evans , who recently declared that he'd love nothing more than his chance to steal the Swede's thunder by taking him on inside the ...

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  12. Alexander Gustafsson Looking to Face Rashad Evans, Targeting Early 2015 ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | BleacherReport

    I really wanted that fight. Of course, I want that belt, that's my goal, but I won't stay and wait for that.

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  13. With Anthony Johnson fight off the table for now, Alexander Gustafsson interested in Rashad EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | MMAFighting.com

    ... his way." Two days later, on the UFC 178 post-fight show on Fox Sports 1, former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans , who is recovering from a torn ACL and is hoping to return in Feb. 2015, expressed interested in fighting Gustafsson next. ...

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  14. Rashad Evans keen to face Alexander Gustafsson in next UFC bout, tells Dana white to 'set it up'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | BloodyElbow

    Former UFC light-heavyweight champion revealed that he is keen to face Alexander Gustafsson in his next bout in the UFC. Following an extended spell on the sidelines, it appears Rashad Evans is eager to throw his name right back in the title mix at light-heavyweight, and is prepared to face one of the division's proven contenders to get to that coveted spot.

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  15. Chael Sonnen offers blueprint for success to Jose AldoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | BloodyElbow

    ... is crossing his mind. If I can't create a big card, then I'm gonna get stuck on a big card. If I'm fighting Rashad Evans , and he and I can't draw on our own, then I'm going to challenge him to a co-main with St. Pierre on top, headlining. Then, I'm ...

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  16. Rashad Evans vs. Alexander Gustafsson? 'Suga' hoping to replace 'Rumble' in UFC returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | MMA Mania

    Top Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight contender, Anthony Johnson, was expected to fight fellow division standout, Alexander Gustafsson, in early 2015 with the winner being positioned to challenge Jon Jones -- or Daniel Cormier -- for the 205-pound strap next summer. Hoping to take his place is Blackzilians' team mate Rashad Evans, who has been riding the pine for all of 2014 due to injury.

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  17. Zen Planner Announces Partnership with Leading MMA AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | PRWeb

    ... champions including former UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St-Pierre, former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Rashad Evans, and UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones. Team Jackson-Winkeljohn has also been named "Team of the Year" twice by the ...

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  18. Avril Lavigne toasts The Big 3-0 at the Bank minus hubby Chad KroegerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... previous married to Deryck Whibley, frontman of Sum 41, from 2006-2010. Also at the Bank: UFC fighter "Sugar" Rashad Evans, who posed for photographs with UFC Octagon girls Arianny Celeste and Brittney Palmer, hostesses for the evening at the ...

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  19. Avril Lavigne: Toasts her 30th minus husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... previous married to Deryck Whibley, frontman of Sum 41, from 2006-2010. Also at the Bank: UFC fighter "Sugar" Rashad Evans, who posed for photographs with UFC Octagon girls Arianny Celeste and Brittney Palmer, hostesses for the evening at the ...

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  20. The Blackzilian's hire another college mat legend as new wrestling coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... nament's round of 16, Jones suffered a second and final defeat at the hands of none other than Michigan State's Rashad Evans , who is currently one of Jones's Blackzillian students.

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