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  1. 1

    Donald Cerrone vs. Adriano Martins mmaweekly.com
    Cerrone vs. Martins
    Donald Cerrone | KO/TKO | Round 1
    2014 | UFC on FOX 10
  2. 2

    Dong Hyun Kim vs. John Hathaway mmaweekly.com
    Kim vs. Hathaway
    Dong Hyun Kim | KO/TKO | Round 3
    2014 | UFC Fight Night
  3. 3

    Abel Trujillo vs. Jamie Varner mmaweekly.com
    Trujillo vs. Varner
    Abel Trujillo | KO/TKO | Round 2
    2014 | UFC 169
  4. 4

    Dan Henderson vs. Maurício Rua II mmaweekly.com
    Henderson vs. Rua II
    Dan Henderson | KO/TKO | Round 3
    2014 | UFC Fight Night 38
  5. 5

    Roy Nelson vs. Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira mmaweekly.com
    Nelson vs. Nogueira
    Roy Nelson | KO/TKO | Round 1
    2014 | UFC Fight Night 39
  6. 6

    Luke Rockhold vs. Costas Philippou mmaweekly.com
    Rockhold vs. Philippou
    Luke Rockhold | KO/TKO | Round 1
    2014 | UFC Fight Night 35
  7. 7

    Chris Beal vs. Patrick Williams
    Beal vs. Williams
    Chris Beal | KO/TKO | Round 2
    2014 | UFC 172
  8. 8

    Daron Cruickshank vs. Mike Rio mmaweekly.com
    Cruickshank vs. Rio
    Daron Cruickshank | KO/TKO | Round 2
    2014 | UFC on FOX 10
  9. 9

    Godofredo Pepey vs. Noad Lahat
    Pepey vs. Lahat
    Godofredo Pepey | KO/TKO | Round 1
    2014 | UFC Fight Night 38
  10. 10

    Anthony Johnson vs. Mike Kyle mmaweekly.com
    Johnson vs. Kyle
    Anthony Johnson | KO/TKO | Round 1
    2014 | WSOF 8

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  1. T.J. Dillashaw vs. Renan Barão | 2014 - UFC 173
  2. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Jimi Manuwa | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 37
  3. Yoel Romero vs. Derek Brunson | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 35
  4. Danny Castillo vs. Charlie Brenneman | 2014 - UFC 172
  5. Mark Hunt vs. Roy Nelson | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 52
  6. Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 45
  7. KJ Noons vs. Sam Stout | 2014 - UFC Fight Night
  8. Johnny Eduardo vs. Eddie Wineland | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 40
  9. Nikita Krylov vs. Walt Harris | 2014 - UFC on FOX 10
  10. Max Holloway vs. Will Chope | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 34

  11. Ryan Ford vs. Joel Powell | 2014 - WSOF Canada 1
  12. Anthony Johnson vs. Antônio Rogério Nogueira | 2014 - UFC on FOX 12
  13. Derek Anderson vs. Brandon Girtz | 2014 - Bellator 113
  14. Stephen Thompson vs. Robert Whittaker | 2014 - UFC 170
  15. Ronda Rousey vs. Alexis Davis | 2014 - UFC 175
  16. Alexander Volkov vs. Siala Siliga | 2014 - Bellator 116
  17. Daron Cruickshank vs. Erik Koch | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 40
  18. C.B. Dollaway vs. Cezar Ferreira | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 38
  19. Matt Mitrione vs. Shawn Jordan | 2014 - UFC Fight Night
  20. Josh Burkman vs. Tyler Stinson | 2014 - WSOF 9

  21. Andrei Arlovski vs. Antônio Silva II | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 51
  22. Renan Barão vs. Urijah Faber II | 2014 - UFC 169
  23. Patricky Freire vs. David Rickels | 2014 - Bellator 113
  24. Justin Gaethje vs. Richard Patishnock | 2014 - WSOF 8
  25. Emanuel Newton vs. Joey Beltran | 2014 - Bellator 124
  26. Quinton Jackson vs. Christian M'Pumbu | 2014 - Bellator 110
  27. Ronda Rousey vs. Sara McMann | 2014 - UFC 170
  28. Damacio Page vs. Brian Hall | 2014 - Legacy FC 36
  29. Matt Brown vs. Erick Silva | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 40
  30. Costas Philippou vs. Lorenz Larkin | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 40

  31. Dominick Cruz vs. Takeya Mizugaki | 2014 - UFC 178
  32. Rafael dos Anjos vs. Benson Henderson | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 49
  33. Erik Koch vs. Rafaello Oliveira | 2014 - UFC 170
  34. Erick Silva vs. Takenori Sato | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 36
  35. Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier | 2014 - UFC 178
  36. Luis Palomino vs. Jorge Patino | 2014 - WSOF 8
  37. Luke Barnatt vs. Mats Nilsson | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 37
  38. Mike Pyle vs. TJ Waldburger | 2014 - UFC 170
  39. Tyler Stinson vs. Valdir Araujo | 2014 - WSOF 8
  40. Brett Cooper vs. Kendall Grove | 2014 - Bellator 114

  41. Rory MacDonald vs. Tarec Saffiedine | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 54
  42. Rob Font vs. George Roop | 2014 - UFC 175
  43. Luis Santos vs. Alfredo Morales | 2014 - XFC International 3
  44. Andrey Koreshkov vs. Nah-shon Burrell | 2014 - Bellator 112
  45. Eddie Wineland vs. Yves Jabouin | 2014 - UFC on FOX 10
  46. Mike Wilkinson vs. Niklas Bäckström | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 53
  47. T.J. Dillashaw vs. Joe Soto | 2014 - UFC 177
  48. Jordan Mein vs. Mike Pyle | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 49
  49. Fabrício Werdum vs. Mark Hunt | 2014 - UFC 180
  50. Holly Holm vs. Juliana Werner | 2014 - Legacy FC 30

  51. Tae Hyun Bang vs. Kajan Johnson | 2014 - UFC 174
  52. Thales Leites vs. Francis Carmont | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 49
  53. Adriano Martins vs. Juan Manuel Puig | 2014 - The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale
  54. Daniel Cormier vs. Patrick Cummins | 2014 - UFC 170
  55. Tony Ferguson vs. Katsunori Kikuno | 2014 - UFC 173
  56. Edson Barboza vs. Evan Dunham | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 45
  57. Marcus Brimage vs. Tuerxun Jumabieke | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 55
  58. Albert Tumenov vs. Matt Dwyer | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 54
  59. Damir Hadzovic vs. John Maguire | 2014 - Cage Warriors 66
  60. Tim Boetsch vs. Brad Tavares | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 47

  61. Lucas Martins vs. Alex White | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 45
  62. Nicolas Dalby vs. Sergei Churilov | 2014 - Cage Warriors 66
  63. Louis Smolka vs. Richie Vaculik | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 55
  64. Lavar Johnson vs. Ryan Martinez | 2014 - Bellator 111
  65. Yoel Romero vs. Tim Kennedy | 2014 - UFC 178
  66. Thiago Santos vs. Ronny Markes | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 38
  67. Sam Oropeza vs. Cristiano Souza | 2014 - Bellator 112
  68. Ovince St. Preux vs. Maurício Rua | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 56
  69. Cosmo Alexandre vs. Rey Trujillo | 2014 - Legacy FC 28
  70. Hyung Bin Yoon vs. Takaya Tsukuda | 2014 - Road FC 14

  71. Joe Schilling vs. Melvin Manhoef | 2014 - Bellator 131
  72. Hiroyuki Takaya vs. Yojiro Uchimura | 2014 - VTJ 4th
  73. Alex Sandro vs. André de Jesus | 2014 - NCF 19
  74. Ben Rothwell vs. Alistair Overeem | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 50
  75. Francinei Farinazo vs. Thiago Nunes | 2014 - Jungle Fight 64
  76. Mike Richman vs. Ed West | 2014 - Bellator 126
  77. Luis Felix vs. Drew Fickett | 2014 - CES 22
  78. John Hackleman Jr. vs. Howard LaCroix | 2014 - RFA 12
  79. Ryan Jimmo vs. Sean O'Connell | 2014 - UFC Fight Night
  80. Mike Garret vs. Sam Heron | 2014 - WCMMA 14

  81. Munguntsooj Nandinerdene vs. Byung Hyun Lee | 2014 - Road FC: Korea 1
  82. Cain Carrizosa vs. Chris Quitiquit | 2014 - Tachi PF 18
  83. Andrey Koreshkov vs. Justin Baesman | 2014 - Bellator 118
  84. Derrick Lewis vs. Guto Inocente | 2014 - The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale
  85. Alan Jouban vs. Seth Baczynski | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 47
  86. Daniel Gallemore vs. Fredrick Brown | 2014 - Bellator 113
  87. Emmanuel Walo vs. Derrick Kennington | 2014 - CFFC 31
  88. Myles Jury vs. Takanori Gomi | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 52
  89. Geraldo Guimarães Jr. vs. Jurandir Sardinha | 2014 - Shooto Brazil 46
  90. Robert Covington IV vs. Nathan Pierce | 2014 - Hardrock MMA 60

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