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  1. Watch Dillon Danis Tap Joe Lauzon At Metamoris 6Read the original story

    Saturday May 9 | MMA Mania

    ... ghter at Metamoris 6 tonight (Sat., May 9, 2015). Hopefully "J-Lau" has better luck inside the Octagon against Takanori Gomi on July 25th at UFC on FOX 16. Credit to Zombie Prophet for the highlight.

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  2. A big deal for LauzonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Boston Herald

    ... on his feet has won him premium spots on UFC bills, including his July 25 prime-time fight on Fox against Takanori Gomi . Lauzon, who averages two fights a year and is coming off a bruising defeat in January to New York slugger Al Iaquinta , said ...

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  3. UFC on FOX 16: Joe Lauzon vs. Takanori Gomi booked for July 25 in ChicagoRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | MMA Mania

    There's an interesting lightweight showdown in the form of Joe Lauzon vs. Takanori Gomi coming to the UFC on FOX 16: "Dillashaw vs. Barao 2" mixed martial arts event, scheduled for Sat., July 25, 2015 inside United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Lauzon saw his two-fight winning streak come to an end when he was blown out of the "Sin City" water by the surging Al Iaquinta, who sent "J-Lau" to just his second technical knockout loss over the last seven years.

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  4. Takanori Gomi and Joe Lauzon Added to UFC on Fox 16 Card for JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | BleacherReport

    Takanori Gomi and Joe Lauzon will face off in a lightweight contest at UFC on Fox 16, according to a Thursday report from MMAJunkie.com . It will be hard punches and sharp submission attempts as two of the 155-pound division's most dedicated finishers - both of whom need a win, by the way - do bloody battle in Chicago's United Center.

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  5. Joe Lauzon vs. Takanori Gomi set for UFC on FOX 16Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... potential for fireworks (not literally, that would be scary) has been added to UFC on FOX 16 . PRIDE legend Takanori Gomi will take on Joe Lauzon on July 25th in Chicago, as confirmed on America's Pregame on Fox Sports 1 on Thursday. Lauzon (24-10) ...

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  6. Joe Lauzon vs. Takanori Gomi Added to UFC on Fox 16 in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    A lightweight bout between former PRIDE champion Takanori Gomi and all-time post-fight bonus winner Joe Lauzon has been added to the UFC on Fox 16 fight card. The match-up was announced on America's Pregame on Thursday.

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  7. Joe Lauzon vs. Takanori Gomi set for lightweight bout at UFC on FOX 16 in ChicagoRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Cage Pages

    Jan 30, 2015; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Joe Lauzon at the weigh in for his lightweight bout against Al Iaquinta at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports Lightweight veterans, Joe Lauzon and Takanori Gomi , look to steal the show on July 25 when they fight at UFC on FOX 16. This Fight of the Night favorite will take place at the United Center in Chicago.

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  8. Lightweights Joe Lauzon, Takanori Gomi to Meet at UFC on Fox 16 in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Sherdog

    A potentially action-packed lightweight clash between Joe Lauzon and Takanori Gomi is set for UFC on Fox 16 . The matchup was revealed Thursday during "America's Pregame" on Fox Sports 1. UFC on Fox 16 takes place at the United Center in Chicago on July 25 and is headlined by a bantamweight title rematch between T.J. Dillashaw and Renan Barao .

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  9. Nick Diaz hires law firm to challenge believed 'irregularities' in his UFC 183 drug testRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... confirmed the date. Diaz's troubles with passing drug tests in Nevada are well known. His gogoplata win over Takanori Gomi at PRIDE 33 was stricken from the record books in 2006 and he was suspended for 6 months. Following his loss to Carlos Condit ...

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  10. Combat Wrestling World Championship set for Aug. 22 in Varna, BulgariaRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... grappling could test their skills against each other on an even plain. Mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters like Takanori Gomi, Rumina Sato, Masakazu Imanari and Genki Sudo all rose to prominence under Kiguchi's tutelage in Combat Wrestling tournaments ...

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  11. Nick Diaz Placed on Temporary Suspension for UFC 183 Marijuana PositiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    During Tuesday's Nevada Athletic Commission hearing, Nick Diaz was temporarily suspended for testing positive for marijuana metabolites following his UFC 183 main event bout against Anderson Silva on Jan. 31. He first returned a positive test result following his PRIDE 33 bout against Takanori Gomi in February 2007. He also failed his UFC 143 post-fight drug test after losing an interim UFC welterweight title fight to Carlos Condit .

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  12. UFC President Dana White Talks About What's Next For Nick Diaz After Losing Against Anderson SilvaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | International Business Times

    Nick Diaz of the U.S. talks about defeating Takanori Gomi of Japan at Pride 33 'The Second Coming' mixed martial arts tournament in Las Vegas, Nevada, February 24, 2007. The former Strikeforce Welterweight Champion Nick Diaz wanted an opportunity for a huge fight, so Dana White gave it to him.

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  13. UFC Update: Dana White Loves A Nick Diaz - Robbie Lawler RematchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | International Business Times

    ... Robbie Lawler and the head honcho was ecstatic about the prospect. Nick Diaz of the U.S. talks about defeating Takanori Gomi of Japan at Pride 33 'The Second Coming' mixed martial arts tournament in Las Vegas, Nevada, February 24, 2007. There is a ...

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  14. Under the Microscope: Analyzing Lightweight GreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Sherdog

    ... major organizations (or against major opponents, in the case of the Rumble on the Rock-promoted B.J. Penn - Takanori Gomi match), we take a look at each fighter's record at the weight class, as well as the strength of his opposition, winning streaks ...

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  15. UFC 182 co-main event fighters Donald Cerrone and Myles Jury disagree on undefeated recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... last fight was in September at UFC Fight Night in Japan when he defeated former Pride lightweight champion Takanori Gomi by first round stoppage. The number eight ranked lightweight was blessed to get a victory over someone he idolized. "That ...

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  16. Myles Jury Hoping for More Respect with Win Over Donald Cerrone at UFC 182Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Sherdog

    ... to tee off on at UFC 182. He has impressed in his past couple of fights with a scintillating knockout of Takanori Gomi and an utter domination of Diego Sanchez . But neither of those fighters are the caliber of Cowboy. Recognizing the opportunity in ...

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  17. UFC Saturation: Successes and FailuresRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... location for a Fight Pass card. This event had Rin Nakai in her debut (even if she lost badly), veteran Takanori Gomi , and of course the return of Sexyama. It was concluded with Mark Hunt , known in Japan for his K1 and Pride appearances, winning ...

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  18. UFC Releases Veterans Isaac Vallie-Flagg, Charlie BrennemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Sherdog

    ... his last three outings with the Las Vegas-based promotion, dropping unanimous decisions to Elias Silverio , Takanori Gomi and Matt Wiman . Brenneman, meanwhile, posted a 4-7 mark during two separate stints with the promotion. "The Spaniard" exits ...

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  19. Though he's tiptoed into contention, Myles Jury can make loud bang to kick off the New YearRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    ... in the UFC, including victories over Michael Johnson , Diego Sanchez and, most recently, "The Fireball Kid" Takanori Gomi . At 26 years old, Jury is still getting better . But Cerrone is his toughest fight to date. "Cowboy" is the gauge. "Cowboy" is ...

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  20. Best UFC/MMA events of 2014, a Top 5 listRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... a spot among my top knockouts of the year. A pair of entertaining scraps, Bethe Correia vs. Jessamyn Duke and Takanori Gomi vs. Isaac Vallie-Flagg, followed before Joseph Benavidez's ridiculously brutal choke of Tim Elliott capped off the "Prelims" ...

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