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Black house help Rafael Feijao in his final preparations for Dan Henderson

Fighting out of Team Black House, Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante faces his toughest test when he faces Dan Henderson for his belt on March 5th. The well rounded Feijao has his work cut out for him against the UFC, PRIDE and Rings veteran, but remains confident with his camp behind him.

LowKick.com UFC Live: Sanchez vs Kampmann predictions

Main Event: Martin "The Hitman" Kampmann vs Diego "Nightmare" Sanchez Top Prediction: Sanchez via Decision Daniel Cassidy: This is a definite contender for fight of the year, with two of the most exciting and explosive Welterweights set to lock horns in the main event. While Kampmann is clearly the better striker, Sanchez will have an advantage in the ground game, looking to utilize his superior wrestling. I think it will all come down to Sanchez's wrestling, and I think he might struggle to put the

Bigfoot Silva is the most important fight in Fedor’s career

On Saturday February 12th, Fedor Emilianenko will take to the Strikeforce cage for what will be his 36th professional fight. "The Last Emperor" will make the solitary walk from the dressing room to the cage, with more consequences on the line than usual. In his last fight,we saw Fedor's first "official" loss, tapping out in 69 seconds due to an exceptional triangle/armbar combination. Coming in to the fight as the heavy favourite, no one expected the loss.When Fedor squared off against multi-time BJJ world

Former UFC Champ Tim Sylvia knocked out at Titan FC 16

In a disappointing turn of events, Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Tim "The Maniac" Sylvia was knocked out by Former Ultimate Fighter 10 contestant Abe Wagner. Wagner needed just 32 seconds to drop Sylvia, seemingly too quick for the Maine native, who struggled from the beginning of the fight with his opponents hand's speed. This loss brings an abrupt end to Sylvia's four fight win streak that saw him finish Jason Riley, Mariusz Pudzianowski Paul Buenatello and Vince Lucero all via stoppage due to

LowKick.com Strikeforce: Diaz vs Cyborg predictions

Nick Diaz (c) vs Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos Daniel Cassidy: While Cyborg might not be of the same calibre as the Strikeforce Champ, he is a veteran who deserves the shot as much as anyone over there. While Cyborg will look to stand, Nick is clearly the better striker. I expect Diaz to pick up the win relatively easily, using his effective boxing before looking for the bigger shot to finish it and leaving as he enters, the Welterweight Champion. Diaz via R2 TKO. Anton Gurevich: Unlike KJ Noons, Cyborg

Rampage Jackson hits back at James Toney: Your ass is writing a cheque your mouth can’t cash

Enduring several of James Toney's rants, Rampage Jackson finally hits breaking point, releasing a video of his own. Rampage accuses Toney of "letting his mouth write cheques his ass can't cash". Jackson is fresh off of a split decision win over Lyoto Machida in his home town of detroit at UFC 123.

Alistair Overeem meets Scott Coker backstage following win at Dynamite!!

After making a quick work of Todd Duffee, Alistair Overeem meets Scott Coker backstage. Interestingly, Overeem asks Coker for a fight with Fabricio Werdum, which was announced tonight as part of the Heavyweight tournament.

Anderson Silva and Vitor Belfort go face-to-face in Rio de Janeiro; Mike Tyson joins “Phenom’s” camp

“I was at his house and met his family. I met his daughter and wife, who is pregnant. It’s always nice to be in touch with people like him. Mike Tyson is a big idol, and he crossed the boundaries of sport,” Belfort said. “He was a great inspiration to many athletes and in my career since I was a child. We have much in common and had fame too soon. We always have good conversations.” “I told him that he’s used badly, because he has great views of fighting. He

Todd Duffee vs. Alistair Overeem is still in works for Dynamite!! 2010 (Updated)

With a proposed bout between Alistair Overeem and Bobby Lashley now dead and buried, "The Reem" was left searching for an opponent. But just a few short hours ago, rumours surfaced of a potential fight with Former UFC Heavyweight Todd Duffee. Reports were quick to surface that an agreement was possible, with both sides locked in tense negotiations earlier today, and it looks like the fight will go ahead with Duffee releasing the following message via his own Facebook: “Have no plans on NYE? Dream

Keith Jardine tells his side of “Nemisis: Global Invasion” farce

 “I was out in a real, little small town in Canada for a month before the fight, just running on a treadmill to train,” Jardine told Sherdog.com. “I was taking a harbor plane once a week to fly over to [Zugec Ultimate Martial Arts] on Victoria Island to train over there, so I was getting one good session a week in.” “I was sitting on the stage ... watching the first fight happen, just to see how it would go. First of all, there’s nobody in the backstage to tell the

Five Conclusions from WEC 53

With WEC 53 now in the books, the promotion officially merges with the UFC, and the doors close on the WEC. With the merger, Anthony Pettis will face with winner of UFC 125's Lightweight title bout between Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard in a title unification bout. As of last night, Dominick Cruz successfully defended his WEC Bantamweight title, and was also rewarded with the first ever UFC BW title. With the merger, influx of talent from overseas, as well as the now seriously stacked Lightweight division,

Jonathan Brookins wins TUF 12, defeats Michael Johnson by unanimous decision

Jonathan Brookins defeated Michael Johnson in an action packed bout that saw both fighters leave everything inside the cage. In a series filled with Lightweight talent, both Michael Johnson and Jonathan Brookins rose to the top of the series, with both being coached by Georges St. Pierre. A win for Brookins now means he is the most recently crowned Ultimate Fighter, and the recipiant of the fabled six figure contract, with a bright future ahead. But with the loss for Johnson , a rosy future is still very

Stephan Bonnar gets past Igor Pokrajac by a clear Unanimous Decision

In a must win fight for both competitors, the pair enter the cage looking as intense as the other. For the Original Ultimate Fighter finalist, Bonnar is coming off a barn burner win over Krzysztof Soszynski at UFC 116, while Pokrajac looks to continue the momentum following his win over James Irvin. With both having very mixed records, a win is a must for each heading into their TUF 12 Finale bout. Round 1 Pokrajac comes out swinging hard as Bonnar remains composed, and secures a takedown early. Taking his

Five Reasons GSP is the Greatest Welterweight of All Time

In ten days time, Georges St. Pierre steps into the cage against opposing Ultimate Fighter coach Josh Koscheck, with his Welterweight strap the prize. The man LowKick users currently have ranked as the Number 1 Pound for Pound fighter in the world will look to extend his current win streak to 8 straight wins, a career record for "Rush". Despite only being ages just 29. While already people mention GSP's name among legends such as Chuck Liddell, Randy Couture or Royce Gracie, I'd like to go one step further

Chute Boxe prospect Vinicius Quieroz released by UFC following failed drug test

Following his loss at UFC 120 and subsequent failed drug test, Vinicius Quieroz has been released by UFC.

Top 10 Fighters currently not on LowKick.com Community Top 10 P4P Rankings

The rankings system here on LowKick comes pretty close to perfect, in my eyes. Pulled from around 500 votes, the rankings are the culmination of every single users own personal rankings list. When each list is added, a fighters is awarded points for how highly rated they are. So if enough people consider Jose Aldo the P4P king, then he will earn his spot at the top, because you voted him there.Of course, everybody will have a different opinion, and a different P4P list.