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MMA's week out of the cage: Fighters mourn Mac Miller, Cub Swanson's twin boys arrive

Social media has become a significant part of the sporting landscape. But few, if any, professional sports match the level of interaction and personal access provided by MMA.
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Renato Moicano still chasing fight with “idol” Jose Aldo

Earlier this month, in the wake of his first-round submission of Cub Swanson, surging Brazilian featherweight contender Renato Moicano called for a fight with former champion Jose Aldo.
From the sounds …read more

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Renato Moicano Calls For Title Eliminator Against Jose Aldo

Renato Moicano calls out Jose Aldo for a number one contender bout. Moicano is coming off a first-round submission over Cub Swanson earlier this month. Moicano earned the victory on …read more

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Posted on August 21, 2018, 7:46 pm By
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Cub Swanson's UFC 227 aftermath video is a reminder of the fighter's plight

UFC featherweight Cub Swanson has hit the roughest patch to date in 14 years as a professional MMA fighter.
At 34, Swanson (25-10 MMA, 10-6 UFC) currently finds himself in the …read more

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Posted on August 7, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Video: Renato Moicano explains why interim title fight with Brian Ortega ‘makes sense’

LOS ANGELES — Renato Moicano speaks to the media at UFC 227 about his submission win over Cub Swanson, where he goes next, why he wants to fight Brian Ortega …read more

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RECAP! Moicano Strangles Swanson in LA!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight sluggers Cub Swanson and Renato Moicano scrapped last night (Aug. 4, 2018) at UFC 227 inside Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.
Ahead of this bout, …read more

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Moicano delivers early finish on main card

OHHHH! @MoicanoUFC drops Swanson in round 1! #UFC227 pic.twitter.com/vK9Pj8DYZb
— #UFC227 (@ufc) August 5, 2018

MOICANO vs SWANSONBrazilian featherweight contender Renato Moicano spoiled the Southern California homecoming of Cub Swanson, defeating the …read more

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UFC 227 results: Renato Moicano drops, submits Cub Swanson in opening round

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LOS ANGELESRenato Moicano (13-1-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC) picked up the biggest win of his career, proving dangerous on the feet and the …read more

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UFC 227 results: Renato Moicano submits Cub Swanson in first round

LOS ANGELES — Renato Moicano has been quietly developing into one of the finer fighters in the UFC’s featherweight division.
But after scoring the biggest win of his career on …read more

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Pros react to Moicano’s submission of Swanson at UFC 227

Renato Moicano picked up a first-round submission win against Cub Swanson at UFC 227. On Twitter, pro fighters enjoyed the fight. In short, but exciting affair, Renato Moicano scored an …read more

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Renato Moicano def. Cub Swanson at UFC 227: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Renato Moicano’s submission win over Cub Swanson at UFC 227 from Staples Center in Los Angeles. (Photos by Gary A. Vasquez, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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Renato Moicano Makes Quick Work of Cub Swanson at UFC 227

A new threat to the featherweight title has arrived after Renato Moicano needed less than five minutes to put away Cub Swanson at UFC 227.
Moicano already had an impressive resume …read more

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UFC 227 results: Moicano subs Swanson in opening round

Featherweight contender Renato Carneiro submitted Cub Swanson on the UFC 227 PPV main card. The UFC 227 PPV main card just witnessed the promotion’s #10 featherweight Renato Moicano Carneiro …read more

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UFC 227 live blog: Swanson vs. Moicano

This is the UFC 227 live blog for Cub Swanson vs. Renato Moicano, a featherweight bout at Saturday’s UFC event at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Swanson, who is coming …read more

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UFC 227 Results: Renato Moicano submits Cub Swanson (VIDEO)

A featherweight fight between Cub Swanson and Renato Moicano took place on tonight’s UFC 227 main card from Los Angeles, California.
Cub Swanson entered tonight’s contest on a two-fight losing skid, …read more

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Cub Swanson unworried about being cast in ‘gatekeeper’ role for UFC 227

Cub Swanson will attempt to climb back into the win column this Saturday when he meets featherweight contender Renato Moicano at UFC 227.
The matchup serves as a pivotal crossroads for …read more

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UFC 227 main-card breakdown: Will vet Cub Swanson stop Renato Moicano's rising star?

MMAjunkie Radio co-host and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom breaks down UFC 227’s top bouts, and today, we look at the first three main-card bouts.
UFC 227 takes place Saturday at Staples …read more

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UFC 227's Renato Moicano wants 'path to title' with win over Cub Swanson

LOS ANGELES – Despite a loss to current featherweight contender Brian Ortega, Brazilian Renato Moicano still believes he’s the best in the world.
With a win over Cub Swanson (25-9 MMA, …read more

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Cub Swanson thinks timing might be right for Jose Aldo rematch

LOS ANGELES — The mixed martial arts world reacted with a mixture of joy and awe over Jose Aldo’s electrifying victory against Jeremy Stephens last week at UFC on FOX …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC 227 - Main card preview

Get the scoop on the early main card contests of UFC 227, featuring a pivotal featherweight bout between slugging veteran Cub Swanson and rising Brazilian Renato Moicano. I’ve been accused …read more

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Cub Swanson attributes UFC re-signing to USADA

Cub Swanson reveals the reason that made him decide to re-sign with the UFC, after almost opting for free agency, instead. Towards the end of 2017, UFC featherweight contender …read more

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Posted on August 3, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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Swanson: It's my job to kick ass

One of the hottest fights on the UFC 227 card promises to be the featherweight brawl between No. 5 Cub Swanson and No. 10 Renato Moicano. More than one hundred …read more

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Cub Swanson advocates for ‘live scoring’ to help improve MMA judging

LOS ANGELES — Cub Swanson discusses his UFC 227 fight against Renato Moicano, his weight cut, the evolution of the sport, how MMA judging can be improved, and much more. …read more

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Cub Swanson explains choice to stay with UFC despite “huge offers” from other promotions

Cub Swanson’s December submission loss to Brian Ortega marked the final obligation on his most recent UFC contract. Despite the fact that this loss depleted the leverage he had when …read more

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Posted on August 2, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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Cub Swanson Isn’t Buying Your ‘Tainted Supplement’ Excuse

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) veteran, Cub Swanson, has been around the block a few times, thanks to nearly 15 years in mixed martial arts (MMA), which includes a successful run …read more

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Cub Swanson says USADA played big part in re-signing with UFC, has hard time believing tainted supplement ‘excuses’

Things didn’t play out as planned when Cub Swanson rolled the dice last December and fought Brian Ortega at UFC Fresno on the last fight of his UFC contract. Swanson …read more

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UFC 227 Embedded: Mike Tyson Makes the Drive for Cody Garbrandt

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On Episode 3 of UFC 227 Embedded, bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw trains alongside featherweight Cub Swanson, who will also represent SoCal at Staples Center this weekend. Former bantamweight …read more

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UFC 227 Embedded, Episode 3: ‘Keep talking that sh*t’

On the third episode of UFC 227 Embedded, T.J. Dillashaw and Cub Swanson work out at The Treigning Lab, Cody Garbrandt reflects on his fight camp with Mike Tyson, Demetrious …read more

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Cub Swanson defends showing in loss to Frankie Edgar, addresses Renato Moicano fight

LOS ANGELES – Cub Swanson heard it from the peanut gallery when he lost a second time to former UFC champion Frankie Edgar.
Still, Swanson (25-9 MMA, 10-5 UFC) took …read more

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Ahead of 35th pro fight, Cub Swanson talks lessons learned on nerves, social-media negativity

When Cub Swanson steps into the octagon next week at UFC 227, he will have completed the 35th walkout of his 14-year professional MMA career.
That means, when it comes to …read more

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Posted on August 1, 2018, 12:16 am By
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