- 4 years ago
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A featherweight bout between Bryan Caraway and
Fredson Paixao - initially slated for WEC 47 in March
but scratched when Caraway suffered a knee injury - is now official for
August's WEC 50 event.
WEC officials today announced the contest, which is expected to take
place on the evening's preliminary card.
Featuring a bantamweight title fight between current champ Dominick Cruz
and challenger Joseph Benavidez, "WEC 50: Cruz vs. Benavidez" takes
place Aug. 18 at The Pearl at the Palms C read news >>
- 4 years ago
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LAS VEGAS - MMAjunkie.com was on scene for today's "WEC 50: Cruz vs.
Benavidez" official fighter weigh-ins and captured images of all 20
The weigh-ins took place at the Key West Ballroom at the Palms Casino
Resort in Las Vegas. Wednesday's Versus-broadcast event takes place at
The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort.
Check out photographs of all the competitors, including WEC bantamweight
champion Dominick Cruz and fellow headliner Joseph Benavidez, as well
as top l read news >>
- 4 years ago
- 110 views
LAS VEGAS - Official fighter weigh-ins for WEC 50 take place today, and you can catch a live video stream of the proceedings here on MMAjunkie.com beginning at 7 p.m. ET (4 p.m. PT local time).
Today's festivities take place at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas and feature all the event's competitors, including WEC bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz and fellow headliner Joseph Benavidez.
In addition to the video stream, you can get live updates in our text-only results post on the MMAju read news >>
- 4 years ago
- 106 views
LAS VEGAS - MMAjunkie.com is on scene and reporting live from today's official WEC 50 fighter weigh-ins.
Today's festivities take place at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, which also hosts Wednesday's Versus-televised main card and championship headliner between bantamweight title-holder Dominick Cruz and Joseph Benavidez.
The weigh-ins, which can also be watched via online stream, begin at approximately 7 p.m. ET (4 p.m. PT local time).
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- 4 years ago
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The WEC returns to Las Vegas for the first time since December for "WEC
50: Cruz vs. Benavidez" on Aug. 18, and 10 bouts are now official for
the evening's fight card.
WEC officials today confirmed the previously reported bouts of Scott
Jorgensen vs. Brad Pickett, Chad Mendes vs. Cub Swanson, Maciej
Jewtuszko vs. Anthony Njokuani.
Featuring a bantamweight title fight between current title holder
Dominick Cruz and challenger Jospeh Benavidez, WEC 50 takes place Aug.
18 at The Pearl at read news >>
That was fast. Not long after parting ways with Bellator MMA, former 155-pound champion Eddie Alvarez inked a new deal with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) on Tuesday (Aug. 19, 2014) and will make his debut against Donald Cerrone at the UFC 178 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which takes place on Sept. 27 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Nevada. UFC President Dana White confirmed the pairing earlier today. UFC first tried to acquire Alvarez in early 2013, but then-Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney read news >>
Tiny province. Big fights. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has added a pair of bouts for its upcoming UFC Fight Night 54 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, expected to air on Fight Pass and FOX Sports 1 on Oct. 4, 2014 inside Halifax Metro Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. First up is a bantamweight battle pitting Bryan Caraway against Raphael Assuncao. Caraway (19-6) is 4-1 since graduating The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 14 with four submission finishes. Assuncao (22-4), meanwhile, is the w read news >>
- a month ago
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Well, that didn't take long. About 15 minutes after Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) granted Vitor Belfort a license to compete in mixed martial arts (MMA), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) announced "The Phenom" as the next challenger for the promotion's middleweight champion, Chris Weidman. When and where? The main event of the UFC 181 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which is scheduled to take place on Dec. 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. As "The Phenom" revealed during today's hearing (liv read news >>
Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier will go down September 27 in Las Vegas, Nevada, at UFC 178. The news comes via the UFC_UK Twitter account just three days after McGregor defeated Diego Brandao at UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin, Ireland. While this bout was largely expected by the MMA community, it's no less exciting now that it's here. McGregor, equally recognized for his mouth as his fists, is 3-0 since entering the UFC in April 2013 with two first-round finishes. Even without a top-10 win in hi read news >>
- 8 months ago
- 89 views
UFC bantamweights Bryan Caraway and Lucas Martins will square off at UFC 170 on Feb. 22 in Las Vegas. read news >>
- 2 years ago
- 114 views
LAS VEGAS - Even though it came at the expense of a friend and teammate, Bryan Caraway is relieved to get his first official UFC victory.
In the first of six undercard fights featuring eliminated cast members, the former WEC fighter and Team Miller semifinalist earned a second-round submission victory over featherweight Dustin Neace at The Ultimate Fighter 14 Finale.
The fight kicked off the night's preliminary card, which streamed live on Facebook prior to the Spike TV-televised main card read news >>