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UFC 175 title challenger Lyoto Machida spoke to FightHub about his upcoming title fight against Chris Weidman and whether the stars may align for him as they did five years ago against Rashad Evans. more
Chris Weidman will finally defend his middleweight title against a man not named Anderson Silva when he puts the 185-pound strap on the line against Lyoto Machida in the main event of tonight's (Sat., July 5, 2014) UFC 175 pay-per-view (PPV) from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. more
UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will look to continue his historic run by facing a reinvented Lyoto Machida in the main event of tonight's (July 5, 2014) UFC 175 from Las Vegas. Will the confident young champion silence his haters, or is it time for "The Dragon" to make history? Read our fight preview to find out!
Coveted Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) gold will be on the line tonight (July 5, 2014) when middleweight champion Chris Weidman meets Lyoto Machida in the main event of U more
Bloody Elbow presents a preview of UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida in our fight card primer series. Here we look at the main event: Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto Machida for the UFC Middleweight title. In the main event at UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida, UFC Middleweight champion Chris Weidman (11-0 MMA; 7-0 UFC) defends the title against Lyoto Machida (21-4 MMA; 13-4 UFC). This five round Middleweight title fight headlines the five fight UFC 175 PPV main card. The UFC Rankings have Machida as the #3 conte more
Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto Machida at UFC 175 last night (July 5, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada, may have been the best fight of the year and you can watch the highlights of it right here. more
Watch Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto Machida full fight video highlights from UFC 175's main event above, courtesy of ESPN. More Coverage: UFC 175 results | UFC newsDownload MMA Fighting iPhone App UFC 175 took place July 5, 2014 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman (12-0) looked to defend his title against former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida (21-5) in the night's main event, which aired live on pay-per-view. Catch the video highlig more
Check out the numbers on the big fight.
There was no grand scoring controversy when the judges announced that Chris Weidman was a unanimous decision winner over Lyoto Machida in the main event of last night's (Sat., July 5, 2014) UFC 175 pay-per-view (PPV) at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
It was clear the champion had successfully defended his middleweight title against the challenger.
That doesn't mean we can't look at the statistics to see if the bout was any closer than more
Chris Weidman and Lyoto Machida didn't simply put on one of the best title fights of the year in the main event at UFC 175, they also each earned $50,000 by claiming the Fight of the Night bonus for their five-round war.
Weidman, 30, took the fight to Machida early and often. He backed up the Brazilian by applying constant pressure through three rounds, which allowed him to avoid Machida's best strikes and throw kicks along with hand combinations.
But by the fourth round Weidman began to fade. M more