Saturday night, Chris Weidman continued to stake his claim as one of the best fighters in the world. In an exciting five-round war, Weidman was able to hold off Lyoto Machida, via unanimous decision.
It was Weidman's second title defense, with his first being a rematch win over Anderson Silva. It has established Weidman as a star in the UFC and a guy who could potentially become the pound-for-pound king at some point.
So, who is next for the middleweight champ, whenever he returns? Let's take a more
DUBLIN -- The Conor McGregor show has officially hit his hometown of Dublin, Ireland. McGregor, who fights Diego Brandao at UFC Fight Night 46, spent some time with us to look back at his amazing rise in MMA and life, as well as to visit the site of Saturday night's event, The O2 Arena. more
At the UFC Fight Night 46 weigh-ins, all 20 fighters taking part in Saturday's UFC Fight Night 46 fights will step on the scale Friday, and we'll have the live video here at MMAFighting.com.In the main event, Conor McGregor and Diego Brandao will have to make the featherweight limit of 145 pounds.The UFC Fight Night 46 weigh-in takes place at 11 a.m. ET, and the video is above.Check out the UFC Fight Night 46 weigh-in results below.Main card (UFC Fight Pass at 3 p.m. ET)Conor McGregor vs. Diego more
On Saturday, the UFC went to Dublin, Ireland with a main event of Conor McGregor against Diego Brandao in the featherweight division.
There was a lot of buildup to this one, and fans knew that it was going to be an outstanding fight between two dangerous strikers.
McGregor was fighting in his hometown and had the crowd on his side in a big way. It took just about four minutes for him to deliver a huge win by TKO in front of the Dublin crowd.
He was ranked at No. 13 in the official UFC rankings c more
Ian McCall earned his second UFC win on Saturday with a unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) over Brad Pickett at UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin, Ireland.
McCall controlled the majority of the fight, frustrating Pickett with his movement while landing combinations at every opportunity.
The win was McCall's second straight, after dropping two straight to Demetrious Johnson and Joseph Benavidez. McCall was ranked No. 3 going into this fight, and while he may not move up at all in the rankings wi more
At the UFC on FOX 12 weigh-ins, all 24 fighters taking part in Saturday night's UFC on FOX 11 fights will step on the scale Friday evening, and we'll have the live video here at MMAFighting.com.In the main event, Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown will have to make the welterweight limit of 170 pounds.The UFC on FOX 12 weigh-in takes place at 7 p.m. ET at the SAP Center in San Jose, and the video is above.The UFC on FOX 12 weigh-in results are below.Main card (FOX at 8 p.m. ET)Robbie Lawler vs. Matt B more
UFC on Fox 12 delivered on Saturday evening.
The main card was four fights of high-level action. We saw quality performances that sent the winners into title contention across several divisions. However, the undercard also performed mightily.
There were eight fights on the undercard with four being seen on UFC Fight Pass and the second four starting the action on Fox. One was the smallest platform for fighters to be seen inside the Octagon, and the other was the biggest.
Seven of the eight fight more
On Saturday night at UFC on Fox 12, Anthony "Rumble" Johnson absolutely dominated Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Johnson rocked Nogueira early and followed up with several uppercuts against the cage, winning the fight by TKO just 44 seconds into the first round.
Johnson is now 2-0 since returning to the UFC, with a decision victory over Phil Davis and the TKO over Nogueira.
Johnson has faced only one person in the top 15 of the light heavyweight division, so there are a lot of interesting fights for more
Chris Weidman and Ronda Rousey will both defend their titles at UFC 175 on Saturday night, according to an EA Sports UFC simulation released Tuesday.
Weidman will defend his UFC middleweight title against Lyoto Machida with a second-round TKO, while Rousey retained her UFC women's bantamweight title with a submission (armbar) in the second round.
Check out the action above. more