Set to headline UFC 175 opposite Lyoto Machida Jul.5 in Las Vegas, middleweight champion Chris Weidman sounds torn about closing his chapter in history with Anderson Silva. Weidman won his title with a dramatic knockout of Silva last July at UFC 162, then topped him again at UFC 168 in December.
"I'm happy to move past it, but It's also kind of a bummer to move past Anderson Silva because it was a big part of my life," Weidman told FOX Sports. "I was visualizing fighting that guy since I got int read news >>
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MMAmania.com just returned from Istanbul, Turkey, and spoke to Tyrone Spong at JKF Airport, who was also coming back home after suffering a devastating leg injury against Gokhan Saki at GLORY 15.
Tyrone Spong returned to the United States on Sunday afternoon (April 13, 2014), less than a day after suffering a horrific leg injury against Gokhan Saki during their GLORY 15 light heavyweight tournament final.
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Diaz didn't want to fight Saturday, but said he had to show up because he "was broke." Maynard, meanwhile, was no match for an angry Nate Diaz. read news >>
In five days, Gilbert Melendez was set to once again put his Strikeforce lightweight title on the line, but instead he's going to be starting rehabilitation and recovery on a separated shoulder. read news >>
With all the shuffling following the UFC 151 cancellation, Evan Dunham found his fight bumped from the UFC 152 main card to the prelims. He's out to prove that was a mistake. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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Dana White doesn't always like Jason "Mayhem" Miller's antics, but he said he does like the guy personally.
The UFC president and recently released fighter got into a Twitter spat on Saturday, though White said he felt bad when he realized it wasn't as good-natured as he thought.
"It actually bummed me out all day because I didn't want to do that," White said. "It sucked."
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- 3 years ago
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For anyone that was bummed out about not being able to see Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto's UFC debut on Saturday night, your wish has been granted, and the UFC will broadcast his fight against Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson for free on Facebook starting at 8pm ET on Saturday night.
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