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TUF Smashes winner Robert Whittaker confirms move to middleweight
(fightnewsaustralia.com)
The Ultimate Fighter: Smashes winner Robert Whittaker has announced that he will be moving up to the middleweight division for his next bout inside the UFC. The Sydney based fighter confirmed the news on Australian MMA podcast This Week In MMA.
Submitted Jul 25, 2014 8:45PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC on FOX 12 weigh-in results: Matt Brown heavy for title eliminator vs. Robbie Lawler
(mmajunkie.com)
SAN JOSE – MMAjunkie was on scene for today’s UFC on FOX 12 fighter weigh-ins, where main-event welterweight contender Matt Brown missed the mark in his first attempt on the scale. Brown (21-11 MMA, 12-5 UFC) was 172.5 pounds for his main event against Robbie Lawler (23-10 MMA, 8-4 UFC), who was on the mark at 171. Their fight is a title eliminator with the winner expected to meet champion Johny Hendricks for the 170-pound belt. Brown was given two hours to cut an additional 1.5 pounds to avoid losing 20 percent of his purse to Lawler.
Submitted Jul 25, 2014 8:23PM by kopower - 15 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Niklas Backstrom vs. Mike Wilkinson booked for UFC Fight Night 53 in Stockholm
(mmajunkie.com)
October’s UFC Fight Night 53 lineup in Sweden continues to take shape and now has its second fight.
Submitted Jul 25, 2014 4:13PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Richard Odoms set to face Ruslan Magomedov at UFC 177
(bloodyelbow.com)
The UFC has signed a new heavyweight to the ranks, 39 year old Legacy FC vet Richard Odoms.
Submitted Jul 25, 2014 4:12PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Renan Barao: I woke up in the locker room at UFC 173
(mmafighting.com)
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Renan Barao will fight his third UFC title fight in less than seven months at August’s UFC 177, but this time he will be in the blue corner.
Submitted Jul 25, 2014 12:49PM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Nick Diaz wants Anderson Silva then a title shot
(bloodyelbow.com)
Former UFC welterweight title challenger Nick Diaz discusses his intention to fight Anderson Silva before challenging Johny Hendricks for the welterweight title.
Submitted Jul 25, 2014 12:42PM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC returning to Brazil 4 more times in 2014
(bloodyelbow.com)
No, there won't be a stadium show in Brazil as first rumored, but there are a few more UFC cards lined up for the South American nation to end the year.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 9:35PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Anderson Silva eyeing Super Bowl weekend showdown; Diaz hinted
(mmafighting.com)
The Stockton Bad Boy is back. Is a bout with Anderson Silva far behind?
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 8:22PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Chris Weidman Opens As 4-to-1 Betting Favorite Against Vitor Belfort at UFC 181
(sherdog.com)
Wednesday’s Nevada Athletic Commission hearing saw Vitor Belfort receive a conditional license to fight in Las Vegas. The UFC wasted no time booking his next bout.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 8:20PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
 
He's back: Nick Diaz ends retirement, signs new three-fight UFC deal
(mmajunkie.com)
Former UFC welterweight title challenger Nick Diaz has ended his retirement and signed a three-fight deal with the promotion.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 7:45PM by prophecy033 - 24 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
CB Dollaway wants a crack at winner of Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero
(mmamania.com)
Top 10-ranked Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight CB Dollaway, who has won four of his last five and continues to look more impressive each time out, is targeting the winner of the upcoming UFC 178 clash between Tim Kennedy and Yoel Romero (details).
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 4:35PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Rani Yahya-Johnny Bedford Rematch Set for UFC Fight Night on Sept. 13
(sherdog.com)
Those awaiting Rani Yahya’s rematch with Johnny Bedford will not have to wait much longer.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 3:22PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Nico Musoke vs. Amir Sadollah is first fight for UFC Fight Night 53 in Stockholm
(mmajunkie.com)
The UFC’s return to Stockholm has its first fight, UFC officials today announced.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 12:47PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine in preliminary talks to headline UFC Fight Night event in Halifax
(bloodyelbow.com)
A welterweight contest between Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine is in the works for the Fight Night card in Halifax on October 4.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 12:45PM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Michael Bisping has some career advice for Luke Rockhold: Stop hanging out with teenagers, douchebag
(mmamania.com)
And when "The Count" disposes of Cung Le, he's ready to silence the Strikeforce import.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 11:52AM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Jessica Eye open to fight with new UFC signee Holly Holm
(mmajunkie.com)
Don’t call it a callout, Jessica Eye said. But if former pro boxer and recent UFC signee Holly Holm needs a fight, “Evil” said she’s ready.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 11:50AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
 
Joe Riggs returns to UFC, set to face Paulo Thiago at UFN 51
( bloodyelbow.com)
Mike Rhodes is injured, and according to a report, the UFC has brought back long time MMA vet Joe Riggs to step in.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 11:47AM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Henry Cejudo withdraws from Legacy FC 34, is UFC deal next?
(mmajunkie.com)
Olympic gold medalist and current MMA flyweight hopeful Henry Cejudo (6-0) will not headline next month’s Legacy FC 34 event, as was originally expected.
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 9:24PM by nirvana184 - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Dana White: People B---h About Demetrious Johnson No Matter Who He Fights
(sherdog.com)
As soon as it was announced that Chris Cariaso was going to be the next man to challenge Demetrious Johnson for the UFC flyweight crown, the critics came out in full force.
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 8:27PM by FastKnockout - 16 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Alexander Gustafsson out at UFC 178, Daniel Cormier now meets Jon Jones
(mmajunkie.com)
The rematch will have to wait, but UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones still has a big fight on the horizon.
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 7:29PM by prophecy033 - 17 comments
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