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Former light-middleweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez has his next opponent, coming in the form of a bout against James Kirkland at some point in May. read news >>

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It wasn't until after "Cowboy" sent him a friendly text that "Smooth" was aware of the last-minute switcharoo. Ben Henderson, much like Donald Cerrone, is a "fight anywhere, anytime" type of guy. Still, the former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion would appreciate somewhat of a notice if his opponent is hurt and he's in line to fight someone else. According to "Smooth," no one from the promotion informed him -- or any member of his team -- when Eddie Alvarez had to bow ou read news >>

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Gilbert Melendez isn't a fighter who is willing to settle for anything less than his best, and he's determined to get his career back on track. After a three-year run under the Strikeforce banner in which he won then defended the lightweight title on six consecutive occasions, El Nino finally crossed over into UFC waters in 2013. With Melendez long being touted as one of the best 155-pound fighters in the world, his first foray into the Octagon was a clash of champions as he faced UFC lightweigh read news >>

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Following Monday's announcement that Donald Cerrone would replace Eddie Alvarez against Benson Henderson at UFC Fight Night 59, fighters took to Twitter to react. read news >>

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Invicta FC has added to its roster with several new signings, the promotion today announced. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News read news >>

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Donald Cerrone is hoping the third time truly is the charm. read news >>

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Eddie Alvarez's return to the Octagon has been bumped back indefinitely, as reports are breaking that the former Bellator lightweight champ is out of his UFC Fight Night 59 co-main event fight with former UFC lightweight champ Benson Henderson. Replacing him will be Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone. .@CowboyCerrone back on the saddle and in the Octagon at #UFCBoston. http://t.co/kcEoTL5JlB pic.twitter.com/wkwS4N2XPq — UFC News (@UFCNews) January 6, 2015 It is not currently known what is behind Alvarez's read news >>

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No rest for the wicked ... Donald Cerrone pleaded with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White to give him a quick turnaround match after his "upsetting" unanimous decision win over Myles Jury this past weekend at UFC 182. How about less than two weeks? Indeed, White revealed on Instagram tonight that Cerrone will collide with Ben Henderson at UFC Fight Night 59, which takes place at TD Garden in Boston, Mass., on Jan. 18, 2015, because Eddie Alvarez has been forced out of the read news >>

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It appears that Eddie Alvarez has suffered a late injury and has been replaced by Donald Cerrone in a bout against Ben Henderson at next weekend's UFC Fight Night event in Boston. After his win over Myles Jury last weekend, Donald Cerrone was looking to return as soon as possible, even if it meant next month in Denver. Well, he's somehow getting an even earlier return than that - he's still back into the cage in 13 days to be exact. That's according to UFC president Dana White, who sent out an I read news >>

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Donald Cerrone asked for a quick turnaround. And, well, he couldn't ask for quicker than this. Fresh off a win over Myles Jury at UFC 182, Cerrone has agreed to step in and fight Benson Henderson on less than two weeks notice at UFC Fight Night 59, promotion president Dana White announced Monday. Henderson's original opponent, former two-time Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez, withdrew due to injury. The switch ensures that Cerrone (26-6, 1 NC) will compete on back-to-back UFC events to kick off h read news >>

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Donald Cerrone wanted to fight again as quickly as possible after his win over Myles Jury at UFC 182. Two weeks seems pretty quick.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Lost in all of the hype surrounding the growing number of title contenders atop of the UFC lightweight division is former champion Benson Henderson. Henderson, a former WEC lightweight champion, has one of the most spotless records in MMA and defended his title three times before dropping his strap to Anthony Pettis in a surprise armbar loss at UFC 164. Since then, the MMA Lab fighter has rebounded with wins over Josh Thomson and Rustam Khabilov, the latter being his first finish inside the UFC. read news >>

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When word spread that Eddie Alvarez was out and Will Brooks was in against Michael Chandler at Bellator 120, the response from much of the MMA community was, who?Filed under: Bellator, Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>

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In just over two months, former lightweight champion Benson Henderson returns to the Octagon to face former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez at UFC Fight Night 59. Henderson last fought in August, when he suffered his first career knockout loss in brutal fashion at the hands of Rafael dos Anjos. Alvarez is also coming off a loss. His last fight was his UFC debut, in which he dropped a unanimous decision to perennial contender Donald Cerrone. Both fighters will be looking to get back o read news >>

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