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While a grudge match between UFC middleweights Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping seems ripe for the picking, it looks like the promotion has other plans for the former Strikeforce champion. UFC President Dana White told Matt Parrino of UFC.com that Rockhold is poised for a fight with recent middleweight title challenger Lyoto Machida, despite the bad blood brewing between him and Bisping. "Anything is possible. Michael Bisping is ranked No. 8 in the world. Rockhold is No. 5,” he said. “They’ll m read news >>

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Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping's joint attempt at amateur matchmaking appears to have been for naught. The two rivals were expected to settle their grudge match following Bisping's recent victory over Cung Le, however according to UFC President Dana White, all signs point to Rockhold being matched up against Lyoto Machida instead, keeping in line with the promotion's original plan. "Michael Bisping is ranked number eight in the world. Rockhold is number five," White told UFC.com. "They'll mee read news >>

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Former UFC middleweight and current FOX Sports 1 MMA analyst Brian Stann found himself on the hot seat during UFC Tonight when interviewing Chris Weidman about the "doubters" who question the "All American" title reign. That's because Stann picked Lyoto Machida to win the strap at UFC 175 last month in Las Vegas and Weidman -- tapped as a future network analyst -- refused to let him live it down. See the confrontation at the 0:55 mark. Maybe Stann will now pick Vitor Belfort at UFC 181 just for read news >>

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With the UFC's middleweight division in a state of flux as champion Chris Weidman waits to make his next title defense against Vitor Belfort in December, other top contenders are trying land dance partners. Namely, former light heavyweight champion, Lyoto Machida, who is coming of a spirited decision loss to Weidman in July. Machida is currently ranked No. 2 in the UFC's media-derived middleweight rankings, and there was some talk about him facing No. 5 ranked Luke Rockhold next. Yet that change read news >>

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A major fight in the UFC middleweight division is reportedly under discussion. Luke Rockhold, who has won two straight and has long requested a big-time opponent, may face Lyoto Machida, the former light heavyweight champion who just lost a five-round decision to middleweight champion Chris Weidman. That's according to Rockhold's training teammate and current UFC light heavyweight Daniel Cormier, who holds a side job as a commentator on the TV program UFC Tonight and announced the discussions on read news >>

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A dynamite UFC middleweight match-up between Lyoto Machida and Luke Rockhold could happen sometime towards the end of this year. On last night's edition of UFC Tonight, Daniel Cormier, a teammate of Luke Rockhold at American Kickboxing Academy, broke the news that the UFC is trying to set up a bout between the former Strikeforce champion and Lyoto Machida. While its in the early stages of discussion, both men have expressed past interest in fighting each other, and Cormier even suggested that th read news >>

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They've certainly been yapping about it long enough (think Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson), but will they finally book it? Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Lyoto Machida and his camp "love" the idea of fighting former Strikeforce 185-pound titleholder Luke Rockhold, and a new report from UFC Tonight suggests the possibility of a November showdown in Brazil. But that could depend on what happens next month in Ledyard, Connecticut. That's because Rockhold (12-2) pre read news >>

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A middleweight showdown between Lyoto Machida and Luke Rockhold is in the works for a UFC event sometime later this year. read news >>

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A middleweight match-up between division standouts Lyoto Machida and Luke Rockhold is being targeted by the UFC, according to a report on Wednesday afternoon. read news >>

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A middleweight showdown between Lyoto Machida and Luke Rockhold is in the works for a UFC event sometime later this year. read news >>

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Lyoto Machida is looking for a solid next opponent after going five rounds with UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman. Former Strikeforce middleweight champ Luke Rockhold has been angling for a consequential next bout for quite some time. Sounds Machida vs. Rockhold is a match that makes itself. Daniel Cormier, a teammate of Rockhold at San Jose's American Kickboxing Academy, reported on Wednesday's edition of UFC Tonight that discussions are under way for a bout between the two. Machida (21-5 read news >>

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