ATLANTIC CITY – Gleison Tibau had to know he was in for a full night of work against a career grinder like Pat Healy, and he evidently came prepared.Filed under: News, UFC more
Pat Healy remains winless inside the Ultimate Fighting Championship. more
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – If you were wondering if Gleison Tibau might be a little gun-shy after getting knocked out in December, think again.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos more
Gleison Tibau wanted a quick return to the Octagon, and he’s getting one.
Days after a unanimous decision victory over Pat Healy, the longtime UFC veteran is scheduled to co-headline the UFC Fight Night 51 card in Brasilia, Brazil, against Piotr Hallmann. UFC announced the match-up Tuesday.
Tibau (29-10) returned to the win column following a TKO loss to Michael Johnson in December, and Hallmann (15-2) gets back in action following a submission victory over Al Iaquinta in June.
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The 'Reem is ready for his return.
The veteran heavyweight from Holland will square off with Ben Rothwell at UFC Fight Night 50. The event will be held on Sept. 5 at the Foxwoods Casino on Mashantucket Pequot tribal land near Ledyard, Conn. FOXSports.com initially reported the bout on Wednesday. Overeem (37-13, 1 NC), a former Strikeforce and Dream champion, defeated Frank Mir via decision at UFC 169. That victory was believed to have saved his UFC career, as it came after back-to-back knockout more
Gleison Tibau will become the lightweight with the most UFC fights Wednesday night, but that’s not the only record he wants.
Tibau, who has built a 13-8 record inside the Octagon since 2006, targets Tito Ortiz’s record of 27 bouts in the UFC, and he wants to surpass that number by the end of 2015.
"This goal keeps me inspired and motivated," Tibau told MMAFighting.com. "I want to break all the records. I want to be the lightweight with most fights and wins in the UFC, and I want to be the fighte more
Frank Mir was known in the early days of his UFC career for his stunning submissions against many of the old guard. Case in point, check out this submission victory over Tank Abbott at UFC 41. more
Chris Weidman competes at UFC 175 to defend his middleweight title, but first, watch the fight which got him the championship. more
The complete UFC 175 fight card will air later this evening (Sat., July 5, 2014) on two different stations -- FOX Sports 1 and pay-per-view (PPV) -- as well as online via "Fight Pass" digital network. Here's how to catch tonight's "Weidman vs. Machida"-led mixed martial arts (MMA) event from any location. For LIVE UFC 175 results click here.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to pay-per-view (PPV) TONIGHT (Sat., July 5, 2014) with its annual Fourth of July-weekend mixed martial arts (M more