History in the Making

The MMA version of "Remember when..." highlighting significant moments in combat sport's history.

HITM: Zombie bites Hommy in seven seconds flat

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Before "Korean Zombie" steps into the Octagon against Jose Aldo at UFC 163 next month in Brazil, we'll take a look back at Chan Sung Jung's record-tying knockout of Mark Hominick at the UFC 140...

HITM: 'Ares' airmails Diaz back to 155 pounds

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Looking back at Rory MacDonald's suplex-savvy performance against Nate Diaz at UFC 129, which not only got "Ares" back into the win column after losing to Carlos Condit, but also sent the wily...

HITM: Ellenberger arrives by stomping Shields

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UFC on FOX 8 co-main eventer Jake Ellenberger went from promising up-and-comer to dangerous division contender with a technical knockout win over ex-Strikeforce middleweight champion Jake Shields...

HITM: Silva's MMA debut nets B2B wins in Brazil

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Before he ever stepped foot inside the Octagon and became the greatest middleweight fighter of all time, Anderson Silva was just a 22 year-old rookie looking to get his feet wet in the sport of...

HITM: Weidman outworks Sakara to win UFC debut

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Before he was the 185-pound number one contender, fighting Anderson Silva at UFC 162 over July Fourth Weekend in Las Vegas, Chris Weidman was just another up-and-coming middleweight, who made his...

HITM: Hendo flattens Feijao, wins Strikeforce belt

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After faltering at middleweight, Dan Henderson made his return to the light heavyweight division by knocking out Renato Sobral. One fight later, he was paired off against Rafael Cavalcante for the...

HITM: Evans beats Imes, wins TUF 2 at heavyweight

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Ahead of his UFC 161 main event against Dan Henderson this weekend (June 15, 2013) in Winnipeg, we look back at Rashad Evans' official UFC debut, a split decision victory over Brad Imes at The...

HITM: Werdum shocks Fedor (and the world)

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Fabricio Werdum, a massive +600 underdog, submitted Fedor Emelianenko in the main event of Strikeforce: "Fedor vs. Werdum" at HP Pavilion in San Jose, California, on June 26, 2010. The victory...

HITM: Nogueira eliminates Werdum from PRIDE OWGP

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Longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira advanced to the semifinals of the PRIDE 2006 Open Weight Grand Prix with a three round unanimous decision win over Fabricio Werdum...

HITM: Cain Velasquez makes his Strikeforce debut

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Long before he was UFC Heavyweight Champion, Cain Velasquez was a highly-touted prospect making his mixed martial arts (MMA) debut under the Strikeforce banner. Let's just say it did not end well...

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