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  • a year ago
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Short notice fights are nothing new in the UFC and while some fighters seize the moment to step up and help out the promotion, other times the wiser decision if somebody truly isn't ready is just to pass and wait for another opportunity. read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Following an injury to Rashad Evans and initial plans to pull Daniel Cormier from the UFC 170 fight card altogether, UFC officials have instead signed Patrick Cummins. read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Career-long heavyweight Daniel Cormier recently explained how his upcoming fight with Rashad Evans is a tougher fight for him than one with division king Jon Jones. read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Former heavyweight Daniel Cormier may be a win away from a shot at UFC light-heavyweight title. But he thinks his next fight could be tougher than an actual bout with reigning champion Jon Jones.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC Tagged: Daniel Cormier, Jon (...) read news >>

  • a year ago
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With Frank Mir injured and Matt Mitrione unwilling to take the fight, Strikeforce heavyweight Daniel Cormier appears to be taking charge of his own future. With his Nov. 3 Strikeforce headliner a little more than a month away, Cormier is publicly campaigning for an opponent, and it's sticking with the Strikeforce-vs.-UFC theme. Cormier wants Pat Barry. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Rashad Evans will fight anyone. He just asks for suitable prep time. This past weekend UFC President Dana White confirmed Evans recently turned down a late-notice opportunity to fight Glover Teixeira at UFC 153. Evans, a guest analyst, said as much during the post-UFC on FUEL TV 5 show on Saturday night, and he then gave further details on Twitter. read news >>

  • a year ago
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NOTTINGHAM, England - Dana White thought he had Daniel Cormier's next opponent all set up. Instead, it was back to the drawing board. Cormier was scheduled to fight former UFC heavyweight champ Frank Mir in about a month in Oklahoma City. But Mir dropped out with an injury, and White and the Zuffa brass went to work on his replacement. White thought it was going to be Matt Mitrione - but the UFC heavyweight turned down the fight earlier this week. read news >>

  • a month ago
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There are things former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans will and won't do. First up, getting healthy and returning to the Octagon is 'Suga's' top priority. He will do that. As he told Ariel Helwani on Monday's The MMA Hour, he suspects early 2015 is when he'll finally be able to get off the sidelines. "I want to return in February," Evans said, since being on the proverbial bench from an injury he sustained in February of this year. "That's just me giving myself enough time to make s read news >>

  • a month ago
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The MMA Hour is back in your life on Monday. Below is a rundown of who will be stopping by and when: 1:00 p.m. ET -- MMAFighting.com's Chuck Mindenhall will recap UFC on FOX 12 and discuss other MMA news. 1:25 p.m. -- Rashad Evans will talk about his recovery from knee surgery, Anthony Johnson's performance on Saturday night and the upcoming Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier fight. 1:45 p.m. -- Vitor Belfort will discuss getting licensed to fight at UFC 181 fight against Chris Weidman. 2:05 p.m. -- J read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Stefan Struve will not make his return at UFC 175 after fainting in the locker room shortly before his fight. Stefan Struve was set to return to the UFC for the first time in over a year tonight at UFC 175, but it appears the fight will now not take place. Struve, who had previously been sidelined after doctors discovered a bicuspid aortic valve, was set to face Matt Mitrione in a heavyweight bout on the pay per view undercard of UFC 175, but passed out in the locker room. The fight has now been read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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LOS ANGELES -- As it turns out, there were benefits to fighting a barista after all. No, Daniel Cormier's quick TKO win over Patrick Cummins at UFC 170 in February, in and of itself, didn't get him to the next level in his pursuit of a UFC championship. But the undefeated Cormier was quick to list the ways his experience against the fighter who replaced Rashad Evans on short notice helped him going forward, beginning with the fact that Cummins stepping up enabled Cormier, the former heavyweight, read news >>

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