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Erik Koch has suffered an undisclosed injury and will be unable to compete at UFC 143, promotion officials announced Tuesday. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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With Erik Koch injured, fellow featherweight Ricardo Lamas has stepped as a replacement at UFC 143. As UFC officials recently announced, Lamas now meets Dustin Poirer at the Super Bowl weekend event. Koch was forced off the card on Tuesday due to an undisclosed injury he suffered in training camp. Like Koch and Poirer, though, Lamas also is a fast-rising contender and could be close to a title shot with a victory. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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A heavily anticipated featherweight contest between Erik Koch and Dustin Poirer has been scrapped. UFC officials today announced that Koch was injured in training and has been forced to withdraw from the planned UFC 143 matchup. Poirer, who requested the matchup, now waits on a new opponent. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Two exciting featherweight prospects are set to clash at UFC 143. Officials today announced that Erik Koch and Dustin Poirer have been inked to meet at the Super Bowl weekend event, which takes place Feb. 4 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas and airs live on pay-per-view. Poirer requested the fight after very recent win. Both fighters are undefeated inside the octagon. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz finally has a return date set, but being at the sidelines for this long has already cost him millions. Dominick Cruz became the consensus number 1 bantamweight when he first won the WEC strap back in 2010. He has defended that belt twice with the promotion, and twice more as the UFC titlist, establishing himself as one of the most unique and promising champions in the sport. Multiple injuries have sidelined him for almost 3 years, and not only did h read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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With UFC 176 having been scrapped due to an injury to featherweight champion Jose Aldo, the process of distributing the rest of the fight card is underway. And the co-main event fighters from that card are now headed to Connecticut, according to UFC president Dana White. White tweeted out that middleweight contenders Gegard Mousasi and Ronaldo Souza are headed for UFC Fight Night 50 at Foxwoods Resort Casino on September 5. And right now that fight could be slotted one of two ways. "I don't know read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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The injury bug has bitten Jose Aldo once again. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Case will join the big leagues to fill in for Frank Trevino. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is headed back to "The Lone Star State" for UFC Fight Night 44 on June 28, 2014, inside AT&T Center San Antonio, Texas, headlined by a featherweight bangfest pitting Cub Swanson against Jeremy Stephens, airing on FOX Sports 1 with "Prelims" bouts streaming live on the promotion's new "Fight Pass" digital network. Speaking of which ... Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) lightweight Johnny Case has read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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  • 4 months ago
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After his UFC debut was scrapped last week due to an injury suffered by Vagner Rocha, Nebraska lightweight Joe Ellenberger will get a second chance to make a first impression on June 28... read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Concussions and brain injuries are hot topics in sports. Over the past five years, the National Football League has instituted new rules designed to minimize head injuries for its athletes. Deep research into chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) has led to a wider discussion about athlete safety at the professional and youth levels. Mixed martial arts is no different. As a whole, fighters are becoming more cognizant of the long-term damages they accrue during their time in competition. But the read news >>

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