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Vitor Belfort wants no part of Lyoto Machida. At least not at UFC 184. Belfort, who found himself without an opponent after Chris Weidman went down with an injury, reportedly declined the chance to face Machida for a UFC interim middleweight title on Feb. 28. That's according to report from Brazilian website Tatame, which was subsequently translated into English by Bloody Elbow. Tatame got the scoop from Gilbert Burns, a UFC lightweight and Belfort training partner. Burns said Team Belfort did n read news >>

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Don't be scared, homie. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight No. 1 contender, Vitor Belfort, has reportedly turned down a fight against fellow division top contender Lyoto Machida, after "The Dragon" volunteered to replace the injured Chris Weidman and compete for the interim title. That's risky business, considering the event is less than a month away and "The Phenom" -- despite his baggage -- is one of the most dangerous strikers at 185 pounds. Still, Team Belfort declined the fig read news >>

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Vitor Belfort justified his refusal to fight Lyoto Machida at UFC 184 by pointing out the differences between Machida and his originally scheduled opponent Chris Weidman. On Saturday, Brazilian news outlet Globo reported that the UFC offered Vitor Belfort a fight against Lyoto Machida for the UFC interim Middleweight belt, but that "The Phenom" declined the proposition. This came after Machida had already accepted the invitation to replace Chris Weidman at UFC 184 who is out with a rib fracture. read news >>

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An early look at the April 18th UFC on Fox 15 show in Newark, New Jersey, where middleweights Lyoto Machida and Luke Rockhold will battle in a five-round main event. The UFC is headed back to New Jersey for their next Fox event on April 18th, and the main event is perhaps one of the more anticipated non-title middleweight bouts in recent memory. Former LHW champion and recent MW title challenger Lyoto Machida will take on ex-Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold in the main event at th read news >>

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Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva doesn’t like to fight Brazilians, but he thinks there are a few fighters close to him who don’t feel the same way.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Vote now in the Bloody Elbow Baddest Tournament to determine the Greatest MMA Striker of All Time. Today's match-up: #1 Lyoto Machida vs. #2 Anthony Pettis. Vote now! Sorry Shogun fans, the dream is dead. #3 seed Mauricio Shogun Rua put up one heck of an effort, taking out Wanderlei Silva and #2 seed Junior dos Santos to make it to the Elite 8. But the power of #1 seed Jose Aldo was just too much for him. Aldo takes the win - his third dominant win in a row - and moves on to the Final 4. Today, read news >>

  • 9 days ago
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It looks like "The Dragon" and "Jacare" have some explaining to do! Throughout his mixed martial arts (MMA) career, Anderson Silva has repeatedly stated that he would never fight his friends and training partners, Lyoto Machida and Ronaldo Souza. In fact, the former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion would rather avoid fighting any of his fellow Brazilian fighters altogether, sans Vitor Belfort, and has often declared that he would step aside and give "The Dragon" and "Ja read news >>

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Anderson Silva isn't feeling the love from his Brazilian countrymen. Silva, the longtime UFC middleweight champion who's slated to return from his gruesome leg injury and fight Nick Diaz in UFC 183's main event, has for years resisted a bout against fellow Brazilian contenders Lyoto Machida and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza, publicly quashing any mention of a fight against either of the two men, both of whom Silva considers to be good friends and training partners. Only now he's starting to wonder why read news >>

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Anderson "The Spider" Silva is not pleased with fellow UFC middleweights and Brazilian countrymen Lyoto Machida and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza. Speaking on a UFC 183 pre-fight media call on Thursday evening, Silva expressed his disappointment with each man's willingness to accept a fight against him. "Jacare is my friend, Lyoto is my friend, but all the time the guys don't talk the same as me," Silva said. "When I go to talk to people in the media, I say, 'I'm not going to fight Lyoto because he's m read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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"The Dragon" says that he'll be patient if the UFC confirms "The Spider" as the next title challenger at middleweight. Lyoto Machida prefers not to complain about a possible delayed title shot if Anderson Silva beats Nick Diaz on January 31, at UFC 183. However, "The Dragon" told Tatame.com.br that he's confused about the UFC criteria and asked for more specific rules for everyone to understand how a title fight is earned. "I can't say if it's fair or unfair. Anderson has a big history behind hi read news >>

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) back to "The Garden State" to help sort through some of the middleweight clutter, as former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto "The Dragon" Machida whips his tail against streaking ex-Strikeforce kingpin Luke Rockhold, who could be in line for the next 185-pound title shot (maybe) with a big win in "Dirty Jersey." Event: UFC on FOX 15: "Machida vs. Rockhold"Date: Sat., April 18, 2015 on FOXLocation: Prudenti read news >>

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UFC on FOX 15 event page and fight card rumors for April 18, 2015, in Newark, New Jersey. read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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All drug tests conducted at UFC Fight Night “Machida vs. Dollaway” came back negative, according to a statement released Wednesday by the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA). read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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The Brazilian Athletic Commission of MMA (CABMMA) on Wednesday released the drug tests results from UFC Fight Night 58, which took place in Brazil on Dec. 20. read news >>

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