Results for: Rashad Evans turned UFC 153 fight Glover Teixeira due short notice in news

  • 2 years 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 >>

  • 2 years 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 >>

  • a year ago
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Rashad Evans’ victory over Dan Henderson in the UFC 161 headliner did not come easily read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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UFC president Dana White recently revealed the heavyweight Cheick Kongo had turned down two separate fights offered by the promotion. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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A short notice fight has turned into no fight for David Mitchell after his opponent Hyun Gyu Lim was pulled from UFC on Fuel 6 after a complication arose during his weight cut. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO - Glover Teixeira wants to make two things perfectly clear. One, he never called out UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones and instead simply was answering a question about the possibility of fighting him, however unlikely it might be. But two, if the UFC offers up the opportunity for some reason, he'll take it with the confidence he'll be the UFC's new 205-pound champion. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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If the UFC is looking for volunteers, Brazilian striker Fabio Maldonado is standing with his hand in the air. The 32-year-old Maldonado said he's ready and willing to face countryman Glover Teixieira in the co-main event of next month's UFC 153 event - a bout that was supposed to feature Quinton "Rampage" Jackson. Maldonado and his manager, Alex Davis, told MMAjunkie.com they're more than willing to step into the fight on four weeks' notice. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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For years, Glover Teixeira toiled on the Brazilian and American fight circuits, racking up win after win while visa troubles blocked his path to the Octagon. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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It appears Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson has his final fight in the Octagon and it won't be an easy test by any means. Retweet this Share on Facebook • Email • StumbleUpon • Reddit • Digg • Tec read news >>

  • a month ago
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Video: Kenny Florian and Rashad Evans preview UFC Fight Night 57 "Edgar vs. Swanson" mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1, which pops off this Saturday night (Nov. 22, 2014) inside Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Watch as UFC light heavyweight Glover Teixeira talks to fans ahead of the weigh-ins for UFC Fight Night 56 in Uberlandia, Brazil. The event kicks off at noon ET. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Prior to the UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. St. Preux official weigh-in on Friday in Uberlândia, Brazil, light heavyweight contender Glover Teixeira will field questions from the fans. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was planning to deliver a light heavyweight showdown pitting Alexander Gustafsson against Rashad Evans this January in Stockholm, Sweden, but it appears that "Suga" is no longer interested in participating. Not because he doesn't want to face "The Mauler" (he does), but rather because he's not 100-percent confident in his surgically-repaired knee when it comes to the "explosiveness" required to fight the towering Swede, according to a report from UFC Tonight. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight contender Phil Davis got himself back into the mix in the co-main event of last night's (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014) UFC 179: "Aldo vs. Mendes 2" pay-per-view (PPV) event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, thanks to an ugly-but-effective unanimous decision win over 205-pound power puncher Glover Teixeira (recap here). Not sure what else to say about this bout other than "Mr. Wonderful" won't be winning any style points, but when it comes to winning fights, read news >>

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