Gilbert Melendez and Josh Thomson will soon settle a score.
Multiple sources close to the event today told MMAjunkie.com that verbal agreements are in place for a rubber
match between the current and former Strikeforce lightweight champ at
"Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier," which takes place May 19 at HP
Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., and airs live on Showtime.
Additionally, a non-title light-heavyweight matchup between former champ
Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante and Mike Kyle is expected read news >>
UFC heavyweight Ben Rothwell is set to resume his career following a one-year suspension and will fight Ruslan Magomedov, possibly at UFC 177. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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Did you miss Saturday’s WSOF 11 event on NBC? Check out video highlights from the top fights, including the headliner between lightweight champion Justin Gaethje and challenger Nick Newell.Filed under: News, Videos, WSOF read news >>
- 2 months ago
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This is the UFC 174 live blog for Ryan Bader vs. Rafael Cavalcante, a light heavyweight bout at Saturday night's UFC event at the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, Canada.Bader, who has won three of his past five UFC fights, will face Cavalcante, who is 1-1 in the UFC, on the main card.Check out the UFC 174 live blog below. More Coverage: UFC 174 Results | UFC newsDownload MMA Fighting iPhone App Round 1:Round 2:Round 3: read news >>
- 4 months ago
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Daniel Cormier will not be facing Rafael Cavalcante, after all.
A week after sources close to the promotion confirmed to Bleacher Report that the UFC wanted Cormier to face "Feijao" at UFC 175 in July, the promotion has switched directions. MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani today reported that the UFC has opted to instead offer Cormier a fight with Dan Henderson, who scored an incredible come-from-behind knockout win over Mauricio "Shogun" Rua last week.
Helwani also said that if Henderson had tur read news >>
- 5 months ago
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Anthony Pettis’ next lightweight title defense will take place at the UFC’s final event of 2014. read news >>
- 11 months ago
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A heavyweight bout between Travis Browne and Stipe Miocic could be part of a December UFC card. read news >>
- 11 months ago
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Matt Brown appears he'll get his wish to fight a notable welterweight. read news >>
UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez quick results on Saturday, April 20. The main event features Benson Henderson vs. Gilbert Melendez. read news >>
A light heavyweight showdown between Mike Kyle and Gegard Mousasi is being targeted for Strikeforce’s final show. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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Gilbert Melendez was somewhat disappointed in his performance on Saturday night, but don't discount his opposition. Check out what Melendez had to say post-fight.
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