As UFC Fight Night 48 draws near, it looks as though Michael "The Count" Bisping may be eyeing another opponent already, as he and Luke Rockhold got into a social media exchange last Thursday.
B/R got a chance to chat with Rockhold this past week in San Jose, California, to get his take on Bisping and if this is a fight that may happen in the future.
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Michael Bisping's career has been a pretty interesting one when you really look at it.
He was a trailblazer in the UFC for fighters from the U.K., a winner of The Ultimate Fighter when that still meant something and a guy who spent the better part of a decade being reasonably considered as a fringe title contender.
Say what one will about the quality of his opponents (largely mediocre) or his likeability (limited to most), but he did something few men will do: stuck around in the UFC long enough more
Cung Le joked earlier this year that as a veteran, he’d be much better suited to one-round fights than five. But now that he’s booked for a headliner opposite Michael Bisping, he better well adjust to the extra time. Filed under: News, UFC more
The war of words between Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping doesn't seem to have an end in sight.
Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight contenders Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold have engaged in a bitter war-of-words over the last few weeks.
A rivalry that can actually be dated back a few years, after Bisping crowned himself the "unofficial Strikeforce champion" after he claimed he got the better of Rocky during their training sessions.
In the latest chapter of their rivalry, "T more
Damage > Cardio.
We interrupt the ongoing drama between Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold to focus on the man "The Count" will actually fight next, Cung Le.
Bisping and Le are set to headline UFC Fight Night 48, which goes down inside Cotai Arena in Macau, China, on Aug. 23, 2014, live on UFC Fight Pass. It's a Middleweight fight that can have a major impact on the current Ultimate fighting Championship (UFC) rankings.
See the current standings here.
Known for having Cain Velasquez-like cardio, more
"The Count" also believes Lyoto Machida will dethrone Chris Weidman this weekend (Sat., July 5, 2014) at UFC 175 to capture the middleweight title. Following his unanimous decision loss to Tim Kennedy at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF): "Nations" Finale this past April, Michael Bisping wasted no time in asking for another fight.
The British banger got what he wanted, as he was pegged to face former Strikeforce middleweight champion Cung Le in the main event of UFC Fight Night 48, which goes down insi more
Those leg kicks were nasty, though.
Marcus Brimage was out of mixed martial arts (MMA) action for more than one year after suffering a technical knockout loss to Conor McGregor in a featherweight scrap at UFC on FUEL TV 9. "Bama Beast" returned tonight (Sat., July 5, 2014) on UFC 175's pay-per-view (PPV) main card against Russell Doane in Las Vegas, Nevada.
And he struggled.
Doane controlled the action early with superior grappling, threatening late in the first round with a submission. Brimage more