Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns with episode 12 of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 19, coached by Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn, and this is the last hoorah before this weekend's live Finale on Sunday night (June 6, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Who will advance to the final round?
We'll find out tonight, as Dhiego Lima takes on Roger Zapata in middleweight action, while Matt Van Buren battles Daniel Spohn at light heavyweight. Already moving on to the Mandalay Bay is Eddie Gord more
Chris Weidman will defend his UFC middleweight title for the second time at UFC 175, and it will be against Lyoto Machida.
Machida is the No. 3-ranked contender at middleweight, and he is undefeated since dropping from light heavyweight. He holds a knockout win over Mark Munoz and a decision victory over Gegard Mousasi. Now he faces his toughest task.
Machida would join BJ Penn and Randy Couture as the only two-division champions in UFC history if he can pull off the upset.
Weidman defeated Ande more
UFC 175's co-main event features a UFC women's bantamweight championship match.
Champion Ronda Rousey puts the gold and her undefeated record on the line against No. 2-ranked contender Alexis Davis.
Davis earned the fight with five straight victories. Three of those wins came inside the Octagon against Rosi Sexton, Liz Carmouche and Jessica Eye. Now she faces the stiffest test in her MMA career.
Rousey has been the most dominant champion in the UFC, but Davis is her most well-rounded opponent to more
Urijah Faber bounced back from his crushing UFC 169 loss to Renan Barao in a big way Saturday as he defeated Alex Caceres in a UFC 175 bantamweight bout via submission in the third round.
MMA Junkie tweeted the result: Faber went right to work in the first round. The Team Alpha Male fighter wasted no time in dragging Caceres to the ground and holding him there for the duration of the round, setting the tone for a one-sided affair. The second round saw Caceres experience a little more success but more
MMAmania.com runs down the list of "Who's Hot" and "Who's Not" from UFC 175 last night (Sat., July 5, 2014), nominating the biggest winners and losers from the "Weidman vs. Machida" event that aired on pay-per-view (PPV), FOX Sports 1 and "Fight Pass" from Las Vegas, Nevada. Check it out below.
Who said you can't have a card that revolves around your champions?
UFC 175: "Weidman vs. Machida" took place last night (Sat., July 5, 2014) at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, and despit more
Bloody Elbow recaps the two big fights from UFC 175 last night in Las Vegas. Here, we look at the co-main event title fight between women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Alexis Davis. Not only did Ronda Rousey look remarkable on Saturday night, the champion also earned the second fastest title defence in UFC history when she demolished Canada's Alexis Davis in exactly 16 seconds of fight time. Rousey grabbed ahold of Davis, flipped into side control and proceeded to smother her with pun more
Bloody Elbow recaps the two big fights from UFC 175 last night in Las Vegas. Here, we look at the main event title fight between Chris Weidman and Lyoto Machida. While UFC 175 looked underwhelming on paper, the evening churned out a variety of entertaining battles and culminated with a thrilling five-round main event between Chris Weidman and Lyoto Machida.
The two elite competitors took part in a fascinating five round thriller with several twists and turns to send the crowd home happy. While W more
Let's wrap up all the action from UFC 175 this past weekend.
UFC 175: "'Weidman vs. Machida" blew the roof off the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Sat., July 5, 2014, with an unreal pay-per-view (PPV) offering rich with stories you either need to get up to date on or go back and revisit.
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Ronda Rousey is without question the number one female fighter in the world and she proved it once again by soundly defeating Alexi more
Once thought to be the future of the UFC welterweight division, Rick Story was in need of a win over Leonardo Mafra at last night's (Wed., July 16, 2014) UFC Fight Night 45 event from Atlantic City, New Jersey. "The Horror" proved to be just that for "Macarrao." Check out our breakdown of Story's rebound win below!
Last night (Wed., July 16, 2014) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweights Leonardo Mafra and Rick Story faced off on the main card of UFC Fight Night 45 from Revel Casino in more