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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

    T.J. Dillashaw vs. Renan Barão mmaweekly.com
    Dillashaw vs. Barão
    T.J. Dillashaw | KO/TKO | Round 5
    2014 | UFC 173

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  1. Anthony Johnson vs. Mike Kyle | 2014 - WSOF 8
  2. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Jimi Manuwa | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 37
  3. Mark Hunt vs. Roy Nelson | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 52
  4. Danny Castillo vs. Charlie Brenneman | 2014 - UFC 172
  5. Yoel Romero vs. Derek Brunson | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 35
  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. Anthony Johnson vs. Antônio Rogério Nogueira | 2014 - UFC on FOX 12
  10. Ryan Ford vs. Joel Powell | 2014 - WSOF Canada 1

  11. Nikita Krylov vs. Walt Harris | 2014 - UFC on FOX 10
  12. Max Holloway vs. Will Chope | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 34
  13. Ronda Rousey vs. Alexis Davis | 2014 - UFC 175
  14. Derek Anderson vs. Brandon Girtz | 2014 - Bellator 113
  15. Stephen Thompson vs. Robert Whittaker | 2014 - UFC 170
  16. Daron Cruickshank vs. Erik Koch | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 40
  17. Alexander Volkov vs. Siala Siliga | 2014 - Bellator 116
  18. C.B. Dollaway vs. Cezar Ferreira | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 38
  19. Andrei Arlovski vs. Antônio Silva II | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 51
  20. Josh Samman vs. Eddie Gordon | 2014 - UFC 181

  21. Matt Mitrione vs. Shawn Jordan | 2014 - UFC Fight Night
  22. Josh Burkman vs. Tyler Stinson | 2014 - WSOF 9
  23. Justin Gaethje vs. Richard Patishnock | 2014 - WSOF 8
  24. Fabrício Werdum vs. Mark Hunt | 2014 - UFC 180
  25. Renan Barão vs. Urijah Faber II | 2014 - UFC 169
  26. Ronda Rousey vs. Sara McMann | 2014 - UFC 170
  27. Emanuel Newton vs. Joey Beltran | 2014 - Bellator 124
  28. Quinton Jackson vs. Christian M'Pumbu | 2014 - Bellator 110
  29. Patricky Freire vs. David Rickels | 2014 - Bellator 113
  30. Damacio Page vs. Brian Hall | 2014 - Legacy FC 36

  31. Matt Brown vs. Erick Silva | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 40
  32. Dominick Cruz vs. Takeya Mizugaki | 2014 - UFC 178
  33. Costas Philippou vs. Lorenz Larkin | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 40
  34. Rafael dos Anjos vs. Benson Henderson | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 49
  35. Tyler Stinson vs. Valdir Araujo | 2014 - WSOF 8
  36. Luis Palomino vs. Jorge Patino | 2014 - WSOF 8
  37. Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier | 2014 - UFC 178
  38. Erick Silva vs. Takenori Sato | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 36
  39. Erik Koch vs. Rafaello Oliveira | 2014 - UFC 170
  40. Luke Barnatt vs. Mats Nilsson | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 37

  41. Mike Pyle vs. TJ Waldburger | 2014 - UFC 170
  42. Joe Schilling vs. Melvin Manhoef | 2014 - Bellator 131
  43. Luis Santos vs. Alfredo Morales | 2014 - XFC International 3
  44. Mike Wilkinson vs. Niklas Bäckström | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 53
  45. Brett Cooper vs. Kendall Grove | 2014 - Bellator 114
  46. Rory MacDonald vs. Tarec Saffiedine | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 54
  47. Eddie Wineland vs. Yves Jabouin | 2014 - UFC on FOX 10
  48. Rob Font vs. George Roop | 2014 - UFC 175
  49. Andrey Koreshkov vs. Nah-shon Burrell | 2014 - Bellator 112
  50. T.J. Dillashaw vs. Joe Soto | 2014 - UFC 177

  51. Jordan Mein vs. Mike Pyle | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 49
  52. Tae Hyun Bang vs. Kajan Johnson | 2014 - UFC 174
  53. Tony Ferguson vs. Katsunori Kikuno | 2014 - UFC 173
  54. Thales Leites vs. Francis Carmont | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 49
  55. Adriano Martins vs. Juan Manuel Puig | 2014 - The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale
  56. Holly Holm vs. Juliana Werner | 2014 - Legacy FC 30
  57. Marcus Brimage vs. Tuerxun Jumabieke | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 55
  58. Daniel Cormier vs. Patrick Cummins | 2014 - UFC 170
  59. Nicolas Dalby vs. Sergei Churilov | 2014 - Cage Warriors 66
  60. Louis Smolka vs. Richie Vaculik | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 55

  61. Edson Barboza vs. Evan Dunham | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 45
  62. Albert Tumenov vs. Matt Dwyer | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 54
  63. Tim Boetsch vs. Brad Tavares | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 47
  64. Damir Hadzovic vs. John Maguire | 2014 - Cage Warriors 66
  65. Cosmo Alexandre vs. Rey Trujillo | 2014 - Legacy FC 28
  66. Hyung Bin Yoon vs. Takaya Tsukuda | 2014 - Road FC 14
  67. Oleksiy Oliynyk vs. Jared Rosholt | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 57
  68. Sam Oropeza vs. Cristiano Souza | 2014 - Bellator 112
  69. Hiroyuki Takaya vs. Yojiro Uchimura | 2014 - VTJ 4th
  70. Lucas Martins vs. Alex White | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 45

  71. Alex Sandro vs. André de Jesus | 2014 - NCF 19
  72. Francinei Farinazo vs. Thiago Nunes | 2014 - Jungle Fight 64
  73. Lavar Johnson vs. Ryan Martinez | 2014 - Bellator 111
  74. Luis Felix vs. Drew Fickett | 2014 - CES 22
  75. John Hackleman Jr. vs. Howard LaCroix | 2014 - RFA 12
  76. Ovince St. Preux vs. Maurício Rua | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 56
  77. Yoel Romero vs. Tim Kennedy | 2014 - UFC 178
  78. Mike Garret vs. Sam Heron | 2014 - WCMMA 14
  79. Cain Carrizosa vs. Chris Quitiquit | 2014 - Tachi PF 18
  80. Munguntsooj Nandinerdene vs. Byung Hyun Lee | 2014 - Road FC: Korea 1

  81. Daniel Gallemore vs. Fredrick Brown | 2014 - Bellator 113
  82. Thiago Santos vs. Ronny Markes | 2014 - UFC Fight Night 38
  83. Emmanuel Walo vs. Derrick Kennington | 2014 - CFFC 31
  84. Geraldo Guimarães Jr. vs. Jurandir Sardinha | 2014 - Shooto Brasil 46
  85. Robert Covington IV vs. Nathan Pierce | 2014 - Hardrock MMA 60
  86. Michał Andryszak vs. Paweł Słowiński | 2014 - KSW 26
  87. Lewis Monarch vs. Patrick Jalloh | 2014 - M4TC: 13
  88. Yoon Jun Lee vs. Won Gi Kim | 2014 - Road FC: Korea 1
  89. Doo Je Jung vs. Yong Jae Lee | 2014 - Road FC: Korea 1
  90. Carl Booth vs. Jarrah Hussein Al-Silawi | 2014 - Cage Warriors Fight Night 10

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