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iPhone : Robbie Lawler vs. Donald Cerrone:

Robbie Lawler won 2/3 rounds, but Donald Cerrone had the higher collective final score.

Should fights be judged using a larger sample size of judges? Should fights be judged based on the higher final score rather than a round by round system?

Twitter Web Client : Prior to this, rounds in womens fights were only three minutes long. This was one of the turning points in womens MMA, as women were now fighting under the same rules as men.

Two months later Gina Carano & Cris Cyborg became the first females to headline a major MMA event.

Android : .Michael Venom Page on trying to get opponents with winning records:
"It's extremely difficult and understandably so. I know what an 0 means for boxers or anybody in combat. It means a lot in terms of their next paycheck and the development in their career."
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Android : Michael "Venom" Page on whether we'll see him in the boxing ring or Bellator cage next:
"I'm thinking one more boxing fight in early August and then straight on to an MMA fight in September, November or whenever I can."
More:
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Android : My dude Ray Rod is the best. He took this cosplay performance and turned it into an actual Street Fighter battle.

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Android : (VIDEO) Michael Venom Page post fight media scrum. Page addresses the frustrating process in trying to get an opponent with a winning record. Worth your time hearing him out on this. Also it appears he's formed a real friendship with Chris Pratt. A list.
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Android : It's over. Seconds into the 2nd round Page lands a brutal right hand. Ciach unable to stand at the count of 10. Another highlight reel KO for MVP. #DaveFightNight

Android : .Michael Venom Pages walkout. #DaveFightNight

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Android : .Darren Till on fighting at Liverpool FC:
"I believe with enough momentum, advertising on my part and people wanting to come see me fight again, I believe it's definitely possible. That is all part of my plan and dreams. Could it happen? I believe it, 100%."
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iPhone : Tai Tuivasa went to a decision for the first time in his career this past weekend, when he defeated Andrei Arlovski in a close fight.

Final Score on the Global Scorecard: 28.76 - 28.29 Tuivasa

Twitter Web Client : Ali Bagautinov tested positive for Erythropoietin (EPO) in his fight against Mighty Mouse.

EPO helps produce red blood cells which gives you better cardio. However, that did not matter to Mighty Mouse, as he still outworked Bagautinov.