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  1. The Objective Retrospective: A Brief History of BJ Penn's UFC Lightweight Reign and Ultimate LegacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | BloodyElbow

    ... exactly shocking. Pulver was already on the decline, going 3-3 before his bout with Penn. Though losses to Takanori Gomi , and Hayato Sakurai were nothing to be ashamed of, it was more than a little curious to see Penn and Pulver coaching people ...

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  2. Watch epic UFC Fight Night 52 video preview for JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | MMA Mania

    ... loop. The result is an epic 30-minute video preview focusing on the fight card's homegrown talent, including Takanori Gomi, Norifumi Yamamoto, and the bizarre-but-lovable female fighting sensation, Rin Nakai ( see the latest fight card and rumors ...

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  3. UFC Hunt vs Nelson promo part 2: Rin Nakai + Takanori GomiRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | BloodyElbow

    The UFCi finally seems to be getting the hang of classic Pride style Japanese fight promotion. Here's part 2 with Rin Nakai and The Fireball Kid, Takanori Gomi.

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  4. Myles Jury Has Win-Win Situation vs. Takanori GomiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Rant MMA

    ... more money. Either way, it seemed that things worked out for Jury because he is now set to fight the legendary Takanori Gomi in Japan at UFC Fight Night 52 .Gomi, who has had a storied career in Japan, is coming off a Fight of the Night win at UFC ...

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  5. Takanori Gomi vs. Myles Jury Is Strong Addition To UFC Fight Night Event In JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Rant MMA

    ... money, that option was taken off the table. Jury now has a Sept. 20 date in place against hard-hitting veteran Takanori Gomi at Fight Night 52 in Japan. Jury is coming off the most impressive performance of his career at UFC 171 where he dominated ...

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  6. Report: Takanori Gomi to face off with Myles Jury in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | BloodyElbow

    ... to Fox Sports , the Alliance MMA product is being lined up to face former PRIDE FC lightweight champion Takanori Gomi (35-9 (1 NC) MMA, 4-4 UFC) at the Saitama Super Arena for the UFC's scheduled September return to Japan. This would tie in with the ...

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  7. Takanori Gomi vs. Myles Jury Added to Fight Night Japan CardRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | BleacherReport

    Gomi, The Fireball Kid, is a mainstay on UFC Japan cards. Though he is 35 years old and diminishing as a fighter, he still carries major punching power and a dogged drive to win, not to mention a titanic reputation as a former Pride Grand last fought in April at UFC 172 in Baltimore, when he earned a decision win over Isaac Vallie-Flagg.

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  8. UFC Fight Night 52: Myles Jury vs. Takanori Gomi on tap for Sept. 20 in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | MMA Mania

    Undefeated 155-pound sensation Myles Jury has been paired off against former PRIDE lightweight champion Takanori Gomi for the UFC Fight Night 52: "Hunt vs. Nelson" mixed martial arts event on Fight Pass, which is scheduled for Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, on Sept.

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  9. Report: Myles Jury vs. Takanori Gomi set for UFC Fight Night card in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | MMAFighting.com

    ... still tangle with a fighter known for throwing down. The 12-0 Jury will meet former PRIDE lightweight champion Takanori Gomi on the Sept. 20 UFC Fight Night card in Saitama, Japan. FOXSports.com initially reported the news of the bout on Wednesday ...

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  10. Akiyama, Yamamoto, Gomi all set to compete on UFC's Sept. 20 showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | MMAFighting.com

    Three of the biggest stars from the heyday of Japanese mixed martial arts, Yoshihiro Akiyama, Takanori Gomi and Kid Yamamoto, will return on UFC's Sept.

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  11. UFC 135 results: Jones chokes Rampage, Koscheck TKO's Hughes, Diaz subs GomiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2011 | Examiner.com

    ... and the action was great. The following is a full account of all the main card action. Nate Diaz submitted Takanori Gomi by arm bar in the first round. The most obvious storyline in this fight was the fact that Gomi was beaten by Nate's brother, ...

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  12. First man to beat Anderson Silva wants to fight in the UFCRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    ... was the big league, Azeredo had his chance in the promotion. He went 2-3 between 2005 and 2006 with losses to Takanori Gomi (twice) and Joachim Hansen , but he still thinks that he should have won the rematch against "The Fireball Kid". "It was an ...

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  13. Is Jon Jones the Greatest?Read the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | Sports Central Articles and Columns

    Two highlight-reel knockouts, four straight submissions, a dominant title defense by a great champion, an upset of a top-10 light heavyweight, and the Fight of the Night between Takanori Gomi and Isaac Vallie-Flagg.

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  14. UFC 172Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2014 | Watersblogged

    Source: www.prowrestling.com --- Sunday, April 27, 2014 Takanori Gomi and Isaac Vallie-Flagg were named the "Fight of the Night," Joseph Benavidez and Chris Beal each were named "Performance of the Night" winners. ...

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  15. Takanori Gomi Is Willing to Give Up Drinking for UFC Title ShotRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Speaking to the assembled media after the event, "This is probably going to be one of my last chances to get a championship," he said.

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  16. UFC 172 - Jones vs. Teixeira Results: Winners and LosersRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... he's shown real improvement over his UFC career, and it's always great to see a guy maximize his talent. Takanori Gomi and Isaac Vallie-Flagg : That was a fantastic fight that reminded us all of what a special mixed martial artist Gomi really is, ...

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  17. UFC 172 bonuses: Takanori Gomi, Joseph Benavidez win $50KRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... for their submission and knockout victories over Tim Elliott and Patrick Williams, respectively. Meanwhile, Takanori Gomi slipping past Issac Vallie-Flagg in an entertaining slugfest was good enough to win the "Fight of the Night" award. Again, each ...

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  18. UFC 172 bonuses: Gomi vs. Vallie-Flagg claims Fight of the NightRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    ... night at UFC 172 on Saturday night, as the winners went out for best fight, a submission, and a knockout. Takanori Gomi and Isaac Vallie-Flagg both pocketed an extra $50,000 apiece for their exciting, back-and-forth battle. In a 15-minute slugfest, ...

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  19. UFC 172 results: Benavidez & Gomi win on the preliminary cardRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    Look back at the preliminary action from UFC 172. Benavidez impressed with a first round mounted-guillotine win while former Pride standout Takanori Gomi won by unanimous decision.

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  20. 'Jones vs. Teixeira' UFC 172 full fight results for Fight Pass/FOX Sports 1 (FS1) 'Prelims'Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... "The Joe-Jitsu Practitioner" held on ferociously and Elliott had no choice but to tap in the first round. Takanori Gomi beat Isaac Vallie-Flagg in his return to the Octagon, with the former PRIDE FC legend edging the American by unanimous decision. ...

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