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LI's Ryan LaFlare vs. Court McGee at UFC on Fox 9

Ryan LaFlare poses for a photo at Long

(Credit: Mike Stobe)

Based on Ryan LaFlare's injury history, his fighter nickname may as well be "Pre-Existing Condition."

But the 30-year-old UFC fighter from Lindenhurst entered his fight last Saturday the healthiest he's been in years. He left Brazil victorious and, now, three days later, he has his next fight booked.

In four and a half weeks.

LaFlare (9-0, 2-0 UFC) will fight Season 11...

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UFC 157: Court McGee's boxing clinic


(Credit: Getty/Mark Kolbe)

Question: How did Josh Neer make it to the second round, let alone the third round?

Answer: Because Court McGee did not attack the right side of Neer after a left kick caused Neer to visibly express the pain and anguish it caused.  Neer backed away and obviously protected that damaged right side. McGee did throw another two shots that landed and sent Neer crumpling to the ground. Then,...

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