UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman made his opinion clear regarding where he believes Michael Bisping stands in the UFC’s 185lb. division. While Michael Bisping is determined to one day become a world champion, the current titleholder, Chris Weidman, doesn't even believe he deserves to be in contention.
"The Count" is coming off his first win since UFC 159 when he defeated Cung Le via fourth round TKO last week in Macau. Although his win came against an inactive 42-year-old middleweight, he read news >>
Bethe Correia vs. Shayna Baszler was moved to UFC 177 due the cancelation of UFC 176, and the undefeated Brazilian sees it as just a small postponement to her plans on getting a title fight with Ronda Rousey.
"I was training to fight [at UFC 176], and I was ready, but they changed the dates and made me hungrier than ever to fight and do what I have to do," Correia told MMAFighting.com. "I had more time to prepare, and I’m going to take it out on her [laughs]."
Baszler makes her Octagon debut aga read news >>
Heavyweight kickboxing prospect Benjamin Adegbuyi was flown to Sweden earlier this year specially to prepare Alexander Gustafsson for his fight with Jimi Manuwa. Both expressed deep respect for each other's skills afterwards and will train together again. In the meantime, Gustafsson is backing Adegbuyi as a GLORY title contender.
UFC light-heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson today lent his support to Benjamin Adegbuyi's campaign for a shot at the GLORY heavyweight title.
Rico Verhoeven wo read news >>
Despite beating Cung Le, Michael Bisping knows that it's a bit premature to be calling for a title shot, so Luke Rockhold will do in the meantime. read news >>
TULSA – Rafael dos Anjos knew he was close to a title shot after he upset Donald Cerrone this past August. Then it went away with a loss. Now he knows patience is the key. Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
UFC flyweight Jussier Formiga is interested in a rematch against ‘Unclecreepy’ Ian McCall. Jussier Formiga holds three losses in his career, yet there is one in particular that he is "bitter" about and interested in avenging: his first professional loss to Ian McCall.
"I will fight whoever they want, but I'm still bitter about my loss to McCall," Formiga told MMAFighting.com. "I fought him three years ago, it was a tough fight, and he ended up defeating me. I wasn't so physically strong by that read news >>
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Although the loss of a planned title fight between champ Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier hurt next month’s UFC 178 card, the lineup clearly has some depth.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
Within a span of a few whirlwind hours on Tuesday, Eddie Alvarez went from Bellator lightweight champion, to unconditional free agent, to co-headlining what -- injuries aside -- may still be the most anticipated UFC pay-per-view of the upcoming MMA schedule. Alvarez is now scheduled to fight Donald Cerrone at UFC 178, and after everything he's been through of late, he couldn't be happier with the quickness with which a deal came together.
"I think it was a matter of people just knowing what they read news >>
Herbert Burns has been rocketing up the featherweight ranks. He believes that if he can impress in his next fight, the bout after that could be for the ONE FC championship. read news >>
When it was announced that Chris Cariaso would be getting the next title shot in the flyweight division, many were surprised—and rightfully so. There were several fighters close to a title shot who were to fight soon, including John Lineker and both Jussier Formiga and Zach Makovsky, who faced off Saturday night.
For the first two rounds of their fight, Formiga exhibited control on the ground, taking Makovsky's back several times and attempting a rear-naked choke in the second round.
The third r read news >>