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

    Tuesday Feb 17 | 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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  2. UFC President Dana White Talks About What's Next For Nick Diaz After Losing Against Anderson SilvaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. With UFC 182 on deck, Fury Jury continues to evolveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... in direct correlation to your victory, but what else has changed since your dominant 92-second victory against Takanori Gomi? Myles Jury: Honestly, nothing. I've been doing the same thing I've always been doing: training, working on getting better ...

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  12. Clay Guida: Potato-picking Conor McGregor is a one-hit wonder who talks too muchRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... "The Carpenter" holds wins over a UFC lightweight champion (Anthony Pettis), a PRIDE FC lightweight champion (Takanori Gomi), and even a Strikeforce lightweight champion (Josh Thomson). Whether you like his style or not, Guida (31-15) is a tough out ...

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  13. Kid Nate talks UFC 181 on Press Row with Jordan BreenRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... where the winner of Melendez-Pettis stacks up next to all-time lightweight greats such as B.J. Penn and Takanori Gomi and much, much more. \The FanPosts are solely the subjective opinions of Bloody Elbow readers and do not necessarily reflect the ...

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  14. MMA News: Nick Diaz Will Not Focus His Gameplan On Trying To Hit Anderson Silva's LegRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | International Business Times

    ... focus on hitting the leg of his upcoming opponent Anderson Silva. ick 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. Diaz and Silva ...

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  15. UFC Fight Night 57: B/R Staff Main Card PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... from a TKO loss. Vallie-Flagg is also coming off of a loss - two, in fact - but he at least managed to give Takanori Gomi some trouble. He should be able to push the pace enough to make Wiman uncomfortable and eek out a decision win. MacDonald: ...

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  16. Donald Cerrone vs. Myles Jury 'Set for Mid-January' According to Jury's ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... at 15-0, and he's 6-0 in the UFC with three finishes, his latest a 90-second knockout of Japanese legend Takanori Gomi at UFC Fight Night 52. Not to be outdone, Cerrone is on quite a tear of his own. He's on a five-fight winning streak including ...

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  17. Bloody Elbow Presents Brawls & Beer with Robin Black: Diaz vs. GomiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    Episode 2 of Brawls & Beer is here and Fight Network's Robin Black will be breaking down Pride 33 classic, Nick Diaz vs. Takanori Gomi. Pride 33 was a special event in that the promotion, for one night only, ventured across the globe to put on the show in Las Vegas, instead of its Japanese home base.

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  18. Hazel Park honors homegrown UFC fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | C & G Newspapers

    ... Fighting Championship's lightweight division, at 15 wins and zero losses. His first-round knockout of Japan's Takanori Gomi, on Gomi's home turf Sept. 20, only underscored his intensity - a swift punch followed by a flurry of follow-up blows on his ...

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  19. Morning Report: Hoping for a 2015 return at lightweight, Dan Hardy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    ... has already set his sights on is Diego Sanchez . Scoring just a pair of controversial split decision wins over Takanori Gomi and Ross Pearson , Sanchez claims a shaky 2-3 record dating back to 2012. "He's always kind of irritated me," Hardy said of ...

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  20. Myles Jury Targeting January Bout Against Donald Cerrone, Cerrone RespondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Myles Jury was last seen inside the UFC Octagon against Takanori Gomi at UFC Fight Night 52, a fight in which "Fury" needed only 90 seconds to defeat the legendary Japanese lightweight via TKO. Donald Cerrone apparently wanted to fight Jury in December, but Jury turned that fight down.

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