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UFC 159: Leonard Garcia fails to excite in loss

Leonard Garcia looks to punch Max Holloway during

(Credit: AP Photo David Becker)

NEWARK -- The story is pretty much the same each time Leonard Garcia fights. It will come with plenty of excitement and thrilling action that drives fans wild . . . and a wild style with a lack of discipline and technique that drives critics crazy.

As important as wins are for improving status and rank within a division, excitement is just as important in maintaining a successful living in...

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