It appears the UFC is moving closer to booking a proposed bout between featherweight contenders Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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It looks closer than it was.
The general consensus on the tail end of the Robbie Lawler vs. Matt Brown main event battle tonight (Sat., July 26, 2014) at UFC on Fox 12: "Lawler vs. Brown" at the SAP Center in San Jose, California (watch highlights right here), was that the former had done enough to win three rounds from the latter. Only two appeared to be close, so there weren't any cries of "ROBBERY" when the decision was read and the judges scored it unanimously in favor of Lawler.
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MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani and Dave Meltzer take a closer look at the top storylines heading into Saturday night's UFC on FOX 12, including a key welterweight showdown between Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown in the main event. UFC on FOX 12 also features a light heavyweight contest between Anthony Johnson and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira.Check out the preview above. read news >>
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The 'Countdown to UFC Fight Night Dublin' takes a closer look at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 46 event this Saturday night at the 02 Arena in Dublin, Ireland.In the main event, Conor McGregor squares off against Diego Brandao. The show also discussed the co-main event between Gunnar Nelson and Zak Cummings. Check out the 'Countdown to UFC FIght Night Dublin' video above that features McGregor and Brandao, and the other fight below.Gunnar Nelson vs. Zak Cummings read news >>
Ronda Rousey vs. Cris Cyborg might be one step closer to becoming a reality now that the knockout artist is set to make her bantamweight debut.
The Invicta FC featherweight champion will make her 135-pound debut at a yet-to-be announced Invicta FC card in December. Cyborg confirmed the plans to MMAFighting.com following a report by MMAJunkie.
There’s no date or venue for the card yet, which it will air live on UFC Fight Pass.
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Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino gets closer to the UFC every day, it seems. Earlier today, the UFC announced during a conference call that its online subscription service, UFC Fight Pass, would host Invicta FC 8 on September 6. Following that announcement, Invicta FC president Shannon Knapp opened the floor to the media for questions, and Cyborg's name popped up immediately. Will she still fight for Invicta? At what weight class? Members of the media had questions, and Knapp had answers. "We're in co read news >>
MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani and Chuck Mindenhall take a closer look at the top storylines heading into Saturday night's UFC 175, including UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman facing Lyoto Machida in the main event. UFC 175 also features UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey battling Alexis Davis in the co-main event.Check out the preview above. read news >>
That folks, is proof that it never hurts to call someone out. Tarec Saffiedine recently took a shot and called out top welterweight contender Rory MacDonald for a fight inside the Octagon.
And it looks like it may have paid off.
Speaking to "UFC Tonight," MacDonald said he's all for a fight against the last man to hold the Strikeforce welterweight title, as long as UFC matchmakers concur that it gets him closer to his much-desired title shot.
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- a month ago
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The 'Countdown to UFC 175' takes a closer look at the upcoming UFC 175 event this Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.In the main event, UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will defend his title against Lyoto Machida. The show also discussed the co-main event between UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Alexis Davis. Check out the 'Countdown to UFC 175' video above that features Machida and Davis, and the other fight below.Ronda Rousey vs. Alexis Davis read news >>
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Cub Swanson looks to inch closer towards title contention in the Featherweight division as he faces off against Jeremy Stephens at UFC Fight Night in the land of Spurs and BBQ, and where the Tex meets the Mex. Cub Swanson vs. Jeremy Stephens Featherweight
Alas...the moment only a handful of people have all been waiting for...
Which is what's so unfortunate. These guys would be better promoted by being on a stacked PPV card than headlining a Fight Night taking place behind a Bill Millers.
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One of two notables appears closer to joining the UFC’s women’s bantamweight division and possibly providing a challenge for dominant champion Ronda Rousey.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>