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Dennis Bermudez is getting ready to step back in the Octagon at UFC 171 where he faces Jimmy Hettes on March 15 in Dallas. Take a look back at his UFC 150 victory over Tommy Hayden, which is a recent UFC Submission of the Week.
Dennis Bermudez previews his UFC on FOX 12 fight against Clay Guida. more
But don't expect "The Menace" (or this guy) to go full-WWE just to build some hype.
Streaking Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight Dennis Bermudez has been setting the 145-pound division on fire, racking up six straight wins, including a technical knockout victory over Jim Hettes at the UFC 171 pay-per-view (PPV) last March.
And nobody seems to give a shit.
Probably because they're too starstruck by Irish sensation Conor McGregor, who dazzled Fight Pass fans last Saturday (July 19, more
UFC featherweight Dennis Bermudez revealed that he is 'slightly jealous' of Conor McGregor's recent success and starpower. While many featherweights have shown bitter disregard for Conor McGregor and his recent octagon success, Dennis Bermudez is one of the few who admits that the Irishman's starpower has him "slightly jealous."
"I really don't care what he's doing," Bermudez told Submission Radio. "He can run his mouth all he wants, and I actually, my hat slightly goes off to him to be able to more
Whether or not you've been paying attention, Dennis Bermudez has won six straight fights. His most recent victory, a one-sided mauling of Jimy Hettes, finally inched Bermudez's name into the UFC's official top-15, but only barely. He used to reside at No. 11, though on Monday the man with the division's best non-title winning streak got bumped down to No. 12, another causality of the rise of the Irish.
The good thing, at least, is that Bermudez almost instantly has a chance to remind folks he ex more
Because being popular and famous seems to be what gets you into the MMA spotlight these days, as opposed to extended winning streaks.
As Conor McGregor can attest to -- much to the chagrin of Dennis Bermudez -- being popular pretty much trumps being a good fighter, as far as getting your time in the mixed martial arts (MMA) spotlight is concerned.
Of course, it doesn't hurt if you can do this to your opponents, either.
Still, being popular or talking a good game, it seems, is the way to get ahea more
With all the attention focused on the UFC featherweight division recently, it’s a wonder why Dennis Bermudez’ name doesn’t come up more in conversations about the top emerging talents... more
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- MMA Fighting's E. Casey Leydon catches up with Dennis Bermudez and Pat Cummins as they discuss their budding "bromance" before their UFC on FOX 12 fights Saturday night. more
SAN JOSE – While champion Jose Aldo prepares for an upcoming bout with Chad Mendes, opponents Clay Guida and Dennis Bermudez are both confident they’ll enter the title fray at Saturday’s UFC on FOX 12 event.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more
For Dominick Cruz, a long and often frustrating three-year wait may finally be at an end.
According to Eric del Fierro, Cruz's head coach at Alliance MMA, the snakebitten former UFC bantamweight champion will be fully recovered from injury and ready to fight by August 30, 2014 at UFC 177, if the UFC's requires his services for the pay-per-view card -- although del Fierro noted that a September booking would be preferable.
MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani reported the news on Wednesday's edition o more