- 3 months ago
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Welterweight Jake Ellenberger had won seven of his previous eight fights in the Octagon leading up to this UFC 158 bout with Nate Marquardt. Watch the fight in its entirety. read news >>
- 5 months ago
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A year ago, during UFC 158 fight week in Montreal, I met with then-new UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley.
A month earlier, Woodley had won his UFC debut, knocking out Jay Hieron in just 36 seconds. It was an emphatic statement from Woodley, who had developed a reputation in Strikeforce as someone who relied mostly on his wrestling to win fights. But the Hieron knockout signaled the coming of a different Woodley.
Now, after his victory over former interim champion Carlos Condit at UFC 171, Woodley i read news >>
UFC president Dana White is back with his first UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen fight week video blog, taking us behind the curtain at UFC 158: St-Pierre vs. Diaz. read news >>
The UFC 158 weigh-in controversy that was at a fever pitch two weeks ago had been dwindling in its intensity, but was rekindled Thursday by Georges St-Pierre. read news >>
UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, fresh off of a victory over Nick Diaz at UFC 158, has been busy outside the Octagon as well. Check out GSP talking about his book, movies and more. read news >>
The Quebec commission on Thursday confirmed that it had six fighters drug tested at UFC 158, but wouldn't say who they were. Nick Diaz's camp confirmed he was one of the six. read news >>
The Quebec athletic commission recently informed Nick Diaz's camp he passed his UFC 158 drug test. But Diaz's lawyer seeks more information about testing procedures for Diaz's, welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre. read news >>
- a year ago
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La Régie des alcools des courses et des jeux (RACJ) on Thursday released to MMAWeekly.com the results of its doping controls for UFC 158: St-Pierre vs. Diaz. read news >>
Although he cast doubt on his ability to pass a drug test prior to the biggest fight of his life, Nick Diaz is in the clear following UFC 158. read news >>
Recently a video appeared of Michael Mersch, senior vise-president of business and legal affairs and assistant general counsel for UFC, where he was seen talking to Nick Diaz and his camp before the UFC 158 weigh-ins.
In the video, Mersch told Diaz that the Quebec athletic commisson was going to allow Diaz and St-Pierre an extra hour to lose weight if needed. He also said they wouldn’t be counting decimals, so even at 170.9 they would still be considered 170. read news >>
The author of a now-infamous video shot prior to the UFC 158 weigh-ins is attempting to get the clip reinstated following a copyright claim by the promotion. read news >>