Tyron Woodley steps in for an injured Hector Lombard, and will be facing Dong Hyun Kim at UFC: Macau this August.
Dana White is in Hong Kong for a press conference about the upcoming UFC: Macau card this August, and among the news he announced was a change in their co-main event slot. Originally a bout between Dong Hyun Kim and Hector Lombard, the line up has been shuffled as the latter has suffered an undisclosed injury.
According to the UFC president, stepping in against Kim is the #4 ranked w more
Third time's the charm for Thiago Tavares?
The Brazilian veteran, who was forced to cancel his featherweight debut twice due to injuries, will attempt his first cut to 145 pounds on August 16, when he takes on Robbie Peralta at UFC Fight Night 47 in Bangor, Maine. UFC announced the match-up on Twitter.
Tavares (18-5-1) decided to drop down to 145 pounds following a quick submission victory over Justin Salas in November, in Brazil, but couldn’t compete against Zubaira Tukhugov and Tom Niinimaki i more
With Bobby Green pulled in favor of a UFC on FOX 12 appearance, Ross Pearson has agreed to step in and face Abel Trujillo at UFC Fight Night 47.Filed under: News, UFC more
Two featherweights fresh off victories will meet at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, on Sept. 20, when Maximo Blanco faces Daniel Hooker at UFC Fight Night “Hunt vs. Nelson.” more
Thiago Santos takes on fellow The Ultimate Fighter alum Uriah Hall at UFC 175, but he’s not scared of his flashy knockouts or unorthodox attacks.
Santos scored one of the biggest upsets of the year with a 53-second knockout over Ronny Markes at UFC Fight Night 38 in March, and he wants to do it again on Saturday night’s card in Las Vegas, Nev.
"He’s flashy, has his own style, and I have to pay attention. He has unorthodox attacks and he can surprise you at any moment, but I’m not afraid of him," more
Manny Pacquiao's next fight is set. Get all the details on his November clash with Chris Algieri right here.
Manny Pacquiao's next opponent and PPV date are now set. On November 22, Pacquiao will return to Macau, China and HBO PPV where he will face Chris Algieri. Pacquiao comes in to this fight on a two fight win streak, having bounced back from his 2013 KO loss to Juan Manuel Marquez with wins over Brandon Rios and Timothy Bradley.
Algieri (20-0; 8 KOs) had been fighting mostly lower-mid tier more
Former UFC champion Lyoto Machida revealed to BloodyElbow.com that he would be very interested in a one-off fight with Artem Levin. Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida was in Los Angeles on Saturday night, having scored ringside tickets for the GLORY 17/LAST MAN STANDING event at The Forum arena.
Now down at middleweight and taking a run at the UFC title in his new weight class, the karateka watched with interest as GLORY's own middleweight (185lb) eight-man tournament played out more
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UFC bantamweight Alex “Bruce Leeroy” Caceres faces the biggest test of his career at UFC 175, taking on former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber in the night’s featured preliminary bout. The fight will give him the opportunity to establish himself as one of the best 135-pound fighters in the sport.
Faber has defeated half of the current Top 10 on the UFC.com rankings, and Caceres understands that some people may be looking past him. Caceres had this to say about his upcoming fight: I’m alw more