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Cancelled MMA Bout

Rich Franklin vs. Cung Le

Main Card | Middleweight · 185 lbs | MMA

Bout Cancelled Prior to Event

Reason: Franklin Rescheduled

Mmaweekly large Rich "Ace" Franklin
Mmaweekly large Cung Le

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29-6-0   Pro Record At Fight   7-2-0
-325 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +255 (Moderate Underdog)
Us United States   Nationality   Vn Vietnam
Cincinnati, Ohio   Fighting out of   San Jose, California
37 years, 9 months, 2 days   Age at Fight   40 years, 1 month, 5 days
185.0 lbs (83.9 kgs)   Latest Weight   185.0 lbs (83.9 kgs)
6'1" (186cm)   Height   5'10" (178cm)
76.0" (193cm)   Reach   70.0" (178cm)
Team Extreme   Gym   Cung Le's MMA
UFC 148

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Franklin vs. Le Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 217  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Franklin
79%
Le
21%

Videos & Highlights

    Predictions  |  Franklin vs Le Odds Breakdown report dead link

    BetDSI and MMA Odds Breaker host Nick Kalikas breaks down the fight odds with Jon Luther and Zach Arnold.

Franklin vs. Le Fighter Tweets

If fighters from this bout were talking on Twitter before or after the fight, this is where you can find it. Below are all the Tweets we've recorded near the date of the bout.

Thanks to all my fans - I hit 30k followers after my #UFC fight! Will be doing a giveaway in a bit...stay tuned on how to win!
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"@RachealBlaze: RT @toppscards that hair with your orange @toppscards shirt would be BOMB!" LOL I agree
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"@toppscards: @CungLe185 that hair with your orange @toppscards shirt would be BOMB!" Trading card time. Lol
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Bronze Lion! Would of been crazy to walk out with this hair! Think I can get a shampoo sponsor? http://t.co/nw36ihnW
5 days
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The Man with The Iron Fist opens Nov. 2. See the trailer yet? http://t.co/lS5R0Ffe http://t.co/UVWhWZNj
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“@eliroth: #IronFists now has a release date! Nov 2nd @RZA @russellcrowe @DaveBautista @byronmann @jamiechung1 IT'S ON!” big time!
5 days
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"@davidn7592: hey le cung is the song u walked out to by @RZA released?? I cant find it!."Not even out yet! Wait for my movie Iron Fist!
5 days
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"Warming Up Back Stage At UFC 148" http://t.co/selsGfdJ
4 days
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"Warming Up Back Stage At UFC 148" @scottsheeley http://t.co/LfI50nYq
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“@nielmag: what a great counter punch!!! Kicks, punches, takedowns and ground game!!! http://t.co/xbCVUMAe” Sanda in the house!
4 days
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"@Gilbert006: congrats to you too, great win! hoping that we can train with you the next time we are in town" for sure!
4 days
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Here's what goes on behind the scenes after fights! UFC 148 - getting my stitches! http://t.co/ykz1Au55 http://t.co/j387Usva
4 days
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Finally got my interview with @joerogan So many things to be happy about! http://t.co/bTKvUxmF
3 days
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"@timvo: Cung, are your walk out shirts for UFC 148 available for purchase?"Yes @ClinchGear
3 days
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Hope to see the Bay Area fans at UFC tomorrow night at the HP! Great seats are still available...
3 days
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There are still great seats available for #UFC tomorrow night at the HP Pavilion. Get yours NOW!
3 days
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"@Ushfighter: @JaneEstioko_ush thank u guys for the UFC tickets see u there :)" get ur ass to practice tonight!
3 days
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"UFC 148 For All The 40 Year Olds! Here It Is Again For You! " http://t.co/bTKvUxmF
2 days
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Even today I still feel like I did here back stage after my @ufc 148 win! Feels like a dream! Thanks for all the... http://t.co/nZYqrZqn
2 days
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“@thebeatsnatcher: @ufc YOU DID THAT FOR ALL THE 40s!!!! Yeah!” also for all my fans!
2 days
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“@bobbysato: Good fight. Powered by pho!” looking forward to eating a few bowls.
2 days
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"@abdicage: can its My B-Day can I get a rt from my favourite Middleweight That would be great" Happy Birthday!
2 days
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"@brainpads: @CungLe185 You are also the man with the iron Jaw!" Time for a endorsement deal!
2 days
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"@Goldberg: .......way to go!!! Huge congrats!" Thank you! Felt great!
2 days
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@patrick_cote much respect! Thank you for the great fight!
2 days
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More news and pictures on The Man with The Iron Fist! RT http://t.co/6OfdgUml http://t.co/EBr0fOow
1 day
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"@D0Y2: GREAT FIGHT CUNG! HOPE TO SEE MORE OF YOUR FIGHTS! not bad for a 40 year old thoguh. hahahaha" it's the new 30s
1 day
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Congrats to @filipinoflash on his big win this weekend.
1 day
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"@DamnItsPham: Still feeling the adrenaline from @CungLe185 winning for the first time in the octagon last night. #UFC #VietPride" Me too
1 day
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"@HadUTap2Strikes: who your fav member of wu tang?" @RZA
1 day
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Thanks again to all my fans for your support, couldn't have done this without you... Next - maybe Macau China? http://t.co/lzrQHOXW
1 day
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My walkout song #UFC148 was from @RZA #TheManWithTheIronFists w/ @RussellCrowe and LucyLiu http://t.co/kjCHkvTj
1 day
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“@QuyeneeThePooh: are you from north or south vietnam?”south
1 day
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RT "@datank7: Congrats to @Cungle185 on his first UFC victory, looked good champ!" Thanks for your support!
1 day
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“@BasRuttenMMA: @CungLe185 congrats bud!” thank you!
1 day
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RT @espada74: @CungLe185 man I just saw your name on true legend. who did you play?.." I played a Militia Leader http://t.co/fweaO9Cm
1 day
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“@stvntang: Congrats to @CungLe185 on an amazing fight! VIETNAM PRIDE!” Thank you!
22 hours
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“@Fighter_Style: what song did you walkout to for UFC 148? Thanks.”Song produce by @RZA for his movie IronFist!
22 hours
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"@IamTheImmortal: Congrats to @CungLe185 the man looked like a champion last night!" Thx Matt
18 hours
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b/r UFC Results: Cung Le Defeats Patrick Cote... http://t.co/cP30NCF7
17 hours
after
I posted 2 photos on Facebook in the album "UFC 148" http://t.co/K88vtykn
17 hours
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My first UFC win and more to come!... http://t.co/Xkx5Vw4K
13 hours
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These guys are a big part of my support team... http://t.co/6AvLlv93
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THANKS EVERYONE FOR YOUR SUPPORT!... http://t.co/MEgHDH0l
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My boys... Thanks to you, the rest of my fam and friends! @scottsheeley http://t.co/ad7sKXJB
13 hours
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I love my support! Thank you! http://t.co/WdxjChtB
11 hours
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Big thanks to my family & sponsors! @ClinchGear @RZA @fearthefighter SCORE CShelton, BR Flooring, @scottsheeley Magnum @GFY_Gear @Joe_Lear_
9 hours
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Here's play by play #UFC148 Cung Le vs Patrick Cote http://t.co/CaoHcOlo
7 hours
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Yessss!!!! A win in the books for #UFC148 Thanks everyone!!!
7 hours
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It's almost GO time... #UFC148
6 hours
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Here's the rest of the crew for Team Cung Le! http://t.co/JslTSFB6
4 hours
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Almost time for WAR! The boys are ready to roll #UFC148 @scottsheeley @akajav http://t.co/qsoJEoL6
3 hours
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#TheManWithTheIronFists repped at #UFC148! @RZA @eliroth @russellcrowe @jamiechung1 @Byron_Mann @DaveBautista
1 minute
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This is @JaneEstioko_ush I'll be tweeting for Cung to keep you updated until #UFC148 tonite!
2 hours
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"A Message To My Fans" http://t.co/X9hSGoc6
3 hours
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It's #UFC148 Fight Night...I'm ready for WAR! http://t.co/udU9yuDy
5 hours
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I posted a new photo to Facebook http://t.co/TpCZeHC7
5 hours
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Here's an interview w/ UFC "UFC 148: Cung Le - In His Own Words http://t.co/hE2xvhwH http://t.co/Csbh7IVL
17 hours
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"Fight Is On! Me Vs Patrick Cote!" http://t.co/qrukZX4J
21 hours
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I posted a new photo to Facebook http://t.co/lvDNSuAZ
23 hours
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Heading to weigh ins! Thanks for the supports and nice comments.
1 day
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Headed to #UFC148 weigh ins w/ my crew... http://t.co/MtMt6r6H
1 day
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My Team corner shirts...get yours at the @ClinchGear booth at #UFCFanExpo ! http://t.co/ciiSGoRP
1 day
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#UFC 148 #FF @scottsheeley @JaneEstioko_ush @KimberlyRoot @MikeOrtegaUSH @JamesTerry_USH @SamPSpengler @jema911 @USHbrian #USHfightteam
1 day
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My Team corner shirts...get yours at the @ClinchGear booth at #UFC Fan Expo!
1 day
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#UFC 148 #FF @scottsheeley @akajav @GaryOwens_AKA @MrsSuzanneLe @VictorConte @RZA @therealrussellp @channingtatum @AKA_CungLe
1 day
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Thanks to all of my sponsors for their support for this journey to UFC 148! http://t.co/IVZOAkVW
1 day
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Looking forward to #UFC148 weigh ins...good day! http://t.co/NqJC4otR http://t.co/wxJkE8eB
1 day
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My open workout! Lighting follow by Thunder! https://t.co/7CskNQdx http://t.co/uu1jsylc
1 day
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If you missed yesterday, here's the #UFC148 Open workout w/ @scottsheeley Check it out... http://t.co/poHakxeR
1 day
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Thx to my sponsors #UFC @GFYgear @RZA @ClinchGear @scottsheeley @willMMA4MMA CShelton, BR,Magnum,Score,Fear the Fighter http://t.co/tOrzxeXj
1 day
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“@MikeCies: @CungLe185 love what u said in regards to Seagal! Cung Le is the man!” held back but keeping it real!
1 day
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"UFC 148 Open Workout" checkout my lighting and thunder! http://t.co/GZLkrCdR
2 days
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“@kaytatum: Go Cung, we will be right cheering for u from home” thank you so much!
2 days
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“@conal_g: Honestly can't wait to see back to form this weekend! Staying up just to see him win! Can't wait” thanks I feel good.
2 days
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"UFC148 Open Workout" http://t.co/CkFobCk5
2 days
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"@CrooklynMMA: @CungLe185 Thanks for the RT. You know you rock! By the way, you looked fantastic at the presser :)" Thanks!
2 days
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Headed to #UFC open workout w/ Brent and @akajav http://t.co/ysr733eI"
2 days
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Thanks to all the fans for your ongoing support! #UFC148 http://t.co/eWGDn9pw
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#UFC148 Press Conference w / me and Patrick Cote http://t.co/r1ZyRl3u
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Headed to #UFC press conference w/ Brent and @akajav http://t.co/ysr733eI
2 days
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"@nielmag: @dflemdog86 Good luck vs Cote! He says you do the same thing in every fight, I hope you do! Punch/kick KO!!!!!!"that's right!
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"@dflemdog86: I don't understand how you're the underdog! Let's shock the world!" I love to be the underdog! Storm is coming!
3 days
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Hope to see you at UFC Open Workouts tomorrow 2pm at XS Nightclub, Encore Hotel! Stop by to say hey!
3 days
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“@JamesTerry_USH: Why did I decide to go vegetarian during bbq season FML!!!” because you don't want to hit 200. Lol
3 days
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“@CrooklynMMA: @BUC_LAO5 Didn't you know that the alternate meaning of "Cung" is man lion??? Come on dude!!” you so funny!
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“@BUC_LAO5: YOU LOOK LIKE A MAN-LION! SOO SICK!” that's funny! Thanks
3 days
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Here is the imdb page for The Man with The Iron Fist. http://t.co/7EaNZB8H http://t.co/pQt9ZQlS
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The Man With The Iron Fist trailer is on the front page of IMDB. If you have not seen it yet here is the link!... http://t.co/vs6y7L93
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Check it out! http://t.co/DhGvtize RT
3 days
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“@_mustafabulut: are the shorts you wore at ufc 139 for sale anywhere?” @ClinchGear has them!
3 days
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Countdown To @UFC 148: @CungLe185 vs. @Patrick_Cote - http://t.co/jcpiM48N #MMA #UFC #UFC148 - Pls RT
3 days
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HAPPY 4TH OF JULY EVERYONE! BE SAFE TONIGHT.
3 days
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"@violent_spirit: @CungLe185 Three days till your fight! Good luck, sir!" Thank you!
3 days
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"@asiandragon23: Can't wait for the UFC fights on Saturday. Going to root for my favorite fighter! Cung Le you rock man" Thanks man!
3 days
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"@A_Blayze: How does it feel to be part of history? @ufc 148 is the BIGGEST CARD, fight event, EVER!!" Awesome!
3 days
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Hey @DaveBautista @RZA @Grace__Huang @eliroth @MelissaLow @russellcrowe @Byron_Mann check out my #IronFistMovie plug http://t.co/4USodG2e”
3 days
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“@KimberlyRoot: Look, @scottsheeley is Whey Dreamy!!! #CheesyFabioWheyReference #UFC148 #OhioPride http://t.co/VtQtBeLO” Dam Hillbilly!
4 days
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@CungLe185 @SHOOTMedia thank you!
4 days
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Behind the scene for my UFC 148 fight with @SHOOTMedia Enjoy and retweet http://t.co/9cy1KSZR
4 days
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“@timvo: Do you have you UFC 148 walk out shirt available for sale yet?” @ClinchGear should have it up soon
4 days
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“@kevinleung21: The man with the iron legs!” good one
4 days
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"@Playarabbit777: you're my idol , I can't wait to watch the fight"thanks
5 days
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“@Chinawhitedes: good luck this weekend Cung, kick some ass man!”thanks man! Iron fist!
5 days
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"@Goldberg: .....Give'm hell!!!"Thanks I am bringing the storm! Lighting follow by Thunder!
5 days
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“@MMARUGBYCRICKET: @thelittleaxe tried Pho? That shit is the best even ask @namPhan it is the best
5 days
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"UFC 148 Cung Le On The Shoot Promo Clip" http://t.co/jK8uIBPq
5 days
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"@MMARUGBYCRICKET: r u friends with any Cambodians?" Friends with almost everyone.
5 days
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"@eroc_510: will you be at #UFCONFUEL weigh-ins?"yes I will
5 days
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"@phuongiliciouss: @LONNIEROBERSON OMG I would love to have one!"i will be there to sign for the fans.
6 days
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“@LONNIEROBERSON: Im gonna be at the open workout & #UFC148, how about an autograph & pic for a fellow Vietnamese American? I will be there!
6 days
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On my social media talking to the fans in between workouts. http://t.co/XHcvV4L2
6 days
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“@HeymanHustle: #UFC148 The Way of http://t.co/EswbUCwc” cool video!
6 days
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“@BigPapaPashe: Yo I just Slapped "Dragon Eyes" into the VCR(lol) it seems like a good flick already!” spared the word!
6 days
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“@adrianvasington: Good luck Cung. I'm looking forward to seeing you fight again this weekend. I hope we see some crazy kicks :-)” you will!
6 days
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“@jvm52106: would love to interview you on my show Round by Round” please contact UFC or @JaneEstioko_ush at jane@cungle.com
6 days
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“@MikeCies: seriously though, best of luck!” thanks a lot man!
6 days
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@MikeCies LOL
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“@graemew84 is this what gives you deadly Knockout power? ; )”lol nope that keeps me in touch with the fans. http://t.co/KCb234R1 this does
6 days
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“@scottsheeley: @CungLe185 getting his reps in on the cell http://t.co/bP9sA5Jk” It's called the cell phone curls!!
6 days
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"UFC 148 Training! Final Week! " bonus training session after track work @AKA_CungLe @scottsheeley http://t.co/A9LHEvo7
6 days
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Here is all the news & links to trailers for #IronFist! http://t.co/6OfdgUml Check out my... http://t.co/IBcGW2q1
7 days
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“@mwest0: Hey Cung! Cant wait for next weekend, you are one of the most exciting fighters ever and I really hope you beat Cote!!” thanks!
7 days
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Don't miss my boy @channingtatum on his release of #MagicMike tonite! http://t.co/bJfBqBSU
8 days
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Team #UFC148 #FF @ScottSheeley @akajav @Coach_GaryOwens @VictorConte @MrsSuzanneLe @JaneEstioko_ush http://t.co/Unlc5L5q
8 days
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“@phuongiliciouss: (-_-) aw...big fan of yours, so is my dad.”thanks for the support.
8 days
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“@phuongiliciouss: Do you have any fight takes place in Biloxi, MS?”I do not!
8 days
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“@TapouT_Junkie: @Crizp11 Dont forget @CungLe185 is also in it. "Man with the iron Fist" is on my "Must watch" list.” Bronze Lion!
8 days
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UFC 148 Train Hard Laugh Hard! @scottsheeley http://t.co/bEV5wrod
8 days
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“@lvn717: can't wait to see you fight. 9 more days for thunder and lightening....” Storm is coming!
8 days
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“@MelsonMandela4: is going to do work at #UFC148” going to have fun at the same time!
8 days
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The Man with The Iron Fist trailer!... http://t.co/LVhfgnfa
9 days
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“@PRIDE_FC_Stomp: how was it working with @RZA? That man is a genius. Wu Tang Forever! Man knows his Kung Fu. He is the real deal director
9 days
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#IronFistMovie Trailer http://t.co/zgg2dJLe @RZA @eliroth @russellcrowe @Byron_Mann @DaveBautista @jamiechung1 @danielwuyanzu @Grace__Huang
9 days
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“@MMAMyke: I know this might be a stupid question, but for me it's just been a rumor. Are u playing marvel character Iron Fist?” maybe
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“@VictorrLacerda: lol finish him marshall law” like bronze lion in #IronFistMovie
9 days
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“@steBBKscott: @CungLe185 arnt you scared??” of the black widow spider I caught in my gym yesterday! http://t.co/gZMDg94K
9 days
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It's time for WAR next week...I've had a great camp w/ a great team. Go BIG or go home! Don't miss #UFC148!!
9 days
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"@MMA_NOUVELLES: Thanks for the time sir !"you're welcome!
9 days
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Follow @MicroTechBUZZ and they will donate $1 to @FisherHouseFdtn Supporting our Military wounded and their families! #VETERANS thanks! RT
9 days
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"@MMAMyke: Do you have any plans on coming back to the MMA expo they hold here in Los Angeles" not yet
10 days
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"@timvo: Do you have a new fight day shirt for the show?"yes coming soon!
10 days
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"@ilikefights: refocused?" Big time!
10 days
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"@jaybally22: what do you enjoy more making movies or fighting?"BOTH!
10 days
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