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The injury plague of 2012 certainly has not slowed down and now it's claimed a fighter by way of self-inflicted knockout. read news >>

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Tim Means will be unable to compete at UFC on Fox 5 after taking a spill during his weight cut, UFC President Dana White recently announced. read news >>

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An undisclosed illness has forced “The Ultimate Fighter 15” winner Michael Chiesa out of his UFC on Fox 5 bout with Marcus LeVesseur. read news >>

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A broken hand has forced lightweight Rafaello Oliveira to withdraw from UFC on FOX 5, but he's been replaced. Stepping in for the Brazilian is Marcus LeVesseur, who is set to meet "The Ultimate Fighter 15" winner Michael Chiesa, sources close to the event told MMAjunkie.com. The new matchup serves on the FUEL TV-televised prelims of the event, which takes place Dec. 8 at KeyArena in Seattle. Main-card fights air on FOX. read news >>

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MINNEAPOLIS - In a bout in which Carlo Prater's jiu-jitsu and Marcus LeVesseur's wrestling canceled each other out, LeVesseur took home a split decision. The official scores were 29-28, 29-28 and 28-29 for LeVesseur in a bout that failed to rile his hometown Minneapolis crowd. The preliminary-card bout took place at Target Center in Minneapolis and aired live on FUEL TV before main-card fights on FX. read news >>

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Dennis Hallman and Thiago Tavares' loss is Marcus LeVesseur and Carlo Prater's gain. After Hallman was pulled from Friday's UFC on FX 5 card because he was seven pounds overweight, LeVesseur and Prater have taken his spot on the FUEL TV-televised preliminary card. The lightweights initially were slated to fight in one of the night's two fights on a Facebook stream. read news >>

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ST. ANTHONY, Minn. - After posting an astounding 156-0 record in his collegiate wrestling career, it's clear that Marcus LeVesseur isn't exactly familiar with the concept of losing. Yet when the 30-year-old made his UFC debut, he was unceremoniously submitted by Cody McKenzie. On Friday night, LeVesseur gets a chance to put that all behind him, and he gets to do it front of his hometown crowd. "The Prospect" knows what lies ahead, and he doesn't see the task as anything less than the mo read news >>

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Cody McKenzie talks to MMAWeekly.com after his latest guillotine choke victory, this time over hot prospect Marcus LeVesseur at UFC on Fuel 3. Retweet this Share on Facebook • Email • StumbleUpon • R read news >>

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FAIRFAX, Va. - An undefeated Division III collegiate wrestler, Marcus LeVesseur's grappling game was on full display in his UFC on FUEL TV 3 bout with Cody McKenzie at Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va. Unfortunately for LeVesseur, McKenzie's submissions were just a little more crisp on Tuesday night. The bout was the fifth of six Facebook-streamed preliminary contests and preceded the evening's FUEL TV-broadcast main card. read news >>

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Newcomer Marcus LeVesseur has replaced Aaron Riley and now meets fellow lightweight Cody McKenzie at next month's UFC on FUEL TV 3 event. Mickey Dubberly of KO Dynasty today confirmed with MMAjunkie.com that LeVesseur has signed a four-fight deal with the UFC and taken the open slot. McKenzie initially tweeted news of the change. read news >>