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UFC 179: Biggest winners, losers from 'Aldo vs Mendes' PPV in Brazil

Let's run down the list of "Who’s Hot" and "Who’s Not" from UFC 179: “Aldo vs. Mendes 2”, which took place last night (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014), nominating the biggest winners and losers from the pay-per-view (PPV) event inside Maracanazinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned last night (Oct. Show More Summary

UFC 179 post-fight press conference full video replay from Rio

With UFC 179 coming to a close late last night (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014), featuring Featherweight champion, Jose Aldo, taking on No. 1-ranked 145-pound contender, Chad Mendes, in a pay-per-view (PPV) main event rematch two years in the making, company president Dana White gathered the cast and crew of "Aldo vs. Show More Summary

UFC 179 results recap: Beneil Dariush vs Carlos Diego Ferreira fight review and analysis

Carlos Diego Ferreira and Beneil Dariush collided in the curtain jerker of UFC 179 last night (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014) inside Maracanazinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Across three rounds, Dariush proved to be the superior fighter and grappler. Show More Summary

UFC 179 bonuses: Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes wins 'Fight of the Night' honors

Mo money, mo problems... UFC 179: "Aldo vs. Mendes 2" from Ginásio do Maracanãzinho in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil has officially wrapped, which means it's time for those select fighters who went above and beyond in their respective fights...Show More Summary

Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2 full fight video highlights: UFC 179

Jose Aldo is still the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion after a unanimous decision victory over Chad Mendes in the main event of the UFC 179: "Aldo vs. Mendes 2" pay-per-view (PPV) last night (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Show More Summary

UFC 179 results recap: Jose Aldo takes messy win over Chad Mendes, returns to even messier division

"The court is complete here. I'm the king, Chad is the prince, and now we have a joker." --Jose Aldo Here's a fight that had a little bit of everything. And I don't mean striking, wrestling, and jiu-jitsu, though all three were present in the main event showdown between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes at last night's (Sat., Oct. Show More Summary

UFC 179 results: Jose Aldo wins decision over Chad Mendes in thrilling featherweight title rematch

This was about as grand as the UFC could have hoped for with a game challenger and a resilient champion proving why he's just that. Considering the fact that Jose Aldo viciously knocked out Chad Mendes in the very first round of their first meeting, it was fair to wonder whether or not a rematch would be worth the time and energy spent promoting it. Show More Summary

Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2 fight results, UFC 179: Round 5

Mendes opened with a left hook, then another, both of which landed. Aldo came down the center with a combination but missed. The challenger perfectly timed a double leg takedown and completed it with ease. Aldo pushed up to get his back against the fence, but "Money" wouldn't let go. Show More Summary

Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2 fight results, UFC 179: Round 4

Both were slow rolling to start. Mendes was once again extending his fingers while the referee verbally warned him. He just missed on a big uppercut, the same punch that rocked the champion in the previous round. Blood started to come down Aldo's face near his left eye. Another uppercut, this one landing. Aldo wasn't doing much here. Show More Summary

Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2 fight results, UFC 179: Round 3

Aldo came out swinging. Once again, however, Mendes poked Aldo in the eye and the referee outright told him that if it happens again, he'll be taking a point. As was the case after the previous two stoppages in action, both fighters came out fast and furious upon the restart. Show More Summary

Watch UFC 179 post-fight press conference live stream video

With UFC 179: "Aldo vs. Mendes 2" coming to a close last night (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014) -- and the championship Featherweight rematch between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes closing the promotion's most recent pay-per-view (PPV) event -- check...Show More Summary

Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2 fight results, UFC 179: Round 2

Replay confirmed the blow that nearly knocked Mendes out cold at the close of the first round came while the horn was sounding. Actually, two punches came after the horn. Despite this, the referee did not take a point away and the action...Show More Summary

Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2 fight results, UFC 179: Round 1

Mendes was aggressive right away, rushing in and firing off a leg kick. Aldo circled away and fired off a combination, then another. Mendes, to his credit, stayed in the pocket and continued delivering leg kicks. A left hook from Mendes...Show More Summary

Aldo vs Mendes 2 live stream: UFC 179 full fight play-by-play updates

Did Jose Aldo or Chad Mendes win last night (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014) in UFC 179's main event from Maracanazinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil? MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round streaming coverage of the five-round Featherweight...Show More Summary

UFC 179 results: Phil Davis wins decision over Glover Teixeira

You may not have expected this, but relentless pressure and control wins the day once again. The last time you saw Glover Teixeira, he was getting beat up by Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones. Phil Davis, meanwhile, was owned in every way by a rejuvenated Anthony Johnson. Show More Summary

UFC 179 results: Fabio Maldonado stops Hans Stringer, celebrates on the cage with Anderson Silva after

That wasn't fun until the stoppage and a surprise post-victory celebration with Anderson Silva. After two truly awful fights on the main card of tonight's (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014) UFC 179: "Aldo vs. Mendes 2" pay-per-view (PPV) in Rio de...Show More Summary

UFC 179 fight card: Jose Aldo vs Chad Mendes fight preview

In a collision between champion and challenger, Chad Mendes and Jose Aldo will duke it out this Saturday (Oct. 25, 2014) at UFC 179 inside the Ginásio do Maracanãzinho in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Since this is a rematch of their 2012Show More Summary

UFC 179 results: Darren Elkins grinds out split decision win over Lucas Martins

What in the world did that one judge see?!? Darren Elkins took some time off after losing to Jeremy Stephens back in January, his second defeat in his past three outings. He thought the time away would help him get back on track upon his return, which came tonight (Sat., Oct. Show More Summary

UFC 179 results: Beneil Dariush wins decision over Carlos Diego Ferreira

This is a fight that happened, and we're all better off that it's over. Carlos Diego Ferreira brought an 11-fight win streak, including two bonus earning stoppages in his pair of Octagon bouts, into his showdown against Iranian finishing machine Beneil Dariush in the main card kickoff of tonight's (Oct. Show More Summary

UFC 179 results recap: 'Prelims' produce finishes galore, Neil Magny bags fifth win of 2014

UFC 179: "Aldo vs. Mendes 2" complete recap of Saturday night's (Oct. 25, 2014) “Prelims” mixed martial arts (MMA) action that featured six bouts across four weight classes, airing live on FOX Sports 1 (FS1) and UFC Fight Pass. Who won,...Show More Summary

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