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Thiago Tavares and Nik Lentz are set to rematch at UFC Fight Night 60 in February, however, hours before the UFC announced the fight on Tuesday, Tavares underwent emergency knee surgery in Santa Catarina, Brazil. "Just woke up in the Baia Sul hospital after undergoing emergency surgery with Dr. Luis Fernando Funchal," Tavares posted on his Instagram on Wednesday morning. "Thanks to him, I will be 100 percent to fight on Feb. 14, representing my city and my country in the UFC." Tavares’ manager A read news >>

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Having not fought at all this year, UFC bantamweight contender Michael McDonald is targeting a return to the Octagon in the spring. Michael McDonald has been largely out of the spotlight in the UFC's bantamweight division. The 23-year-old phenom hasn't fought since a lopsided submission loss to Urijah Faber in December 2013, dropping him to 1-2 in his last 3 bouts. According to UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani, McDonald is coming off wrist surgery and is planning to make his return early next year. M read news >>

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Undefeated Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight contender Bethe Correia was all set to settle her war of words against former division No. 1 contender Miesha Tate, until "Pitbull" was bounced from the "mix" with a devastating eye injury. A detached retina, to be exact. That paved the way for Tate vs. Sara McMann at the upcoming UFC 183 pay-per-view (PPV) event on Jan. 31 in Las Vegas, Nevada, in a 135-pound showdown that could eliminate one of the competitors from the bantam read news >>

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Bethe Correia recently suffered an injury to her right eye and underwent successful surgery, according to a report on Wednesday. read news >>

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Miesha Tate wanted women's bantamweight contender Bethe Correira in her next fight, but Correira was forced to turn the offer down due to an injury. Now we know exactly what it was that kept the Brazilian from competing. Turns out it was a detached retina in her right eye. Correia's coach Wallid Ismail told UFC Tonight that she suffered the injury last month in training and had to have surgery to fix it. According to Ariel Helwani, who spoke to Ismail, Correia is hoping to return to action in th read news >>

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The 185-pound shark tank may be losing one of its threshers. Perhaps for good. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Tim Kennedy is going under the knife to repair a partially torn meniscus, not long after his controversial technical knockout loss to Yoel Romero at the UFC 178 pay-per-view (PPV) event back in September. But mixed martial arts (MMA) fans hoping for a new-and-improved Kennedy in 2015 may be disappointed, as the Armed Forces veteran is "not sure" if he's coming back to read news >>

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Middleweight contender Tim Kennedy, coming off a controversial loss to Yoel Romero in the "stool-gate" bout on Sept. 27, gave a cryptic answer when it came to a return to the cage.Kennedy (18-5) had a four-fight winning streak snapped at UFC 178. He had Romero nearly finished late in round two, to the point he may have won with a few more seconds and there was question whether Romero would even be able to answer the bell for the third round.A series of things, stemming from a UFC cut man putting read news >>

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But he would only make the cut down to 185 pounds if he gets to face his idol, Dan Henderson. Aside from division kingpin Jon Jones, Fabio Maldonado currently has the longest light heavyweight winning streak inside the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Octagon. The scrappy Brazilian has won his last four in the 205-pound weight class, with his lone loss during that span coming at the hands of Stipe Miocic, who Maldonado challenged at heavyweight (video). Not too shabby. Unfortunately, Fabio w read news >>

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UBERLANDIA, Brazil -- Fabio Maldonado is riding a four-fight winning streak as a light heavyweight in the UFC, but he won’t be able to get back in action anytime soon. The Brazilian striker scored a second-round TKO victory over Hans Stringer at UFC 179 on Oct. 25, and he entered that bout with a knee injury. "My knee was already injured, but I completely tore my left meniscus during the fight," Maldonado told the media during Brazil’s UFC Fight Night 56 on Nov. 8. "I tore my meniscus when Strin read news >>

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UFC rabble-rouser Wanderlei Silva posted a training video on Wednesday in support of Fabricio Werdum's interim title challenge at UFC 180. In it, Silva discussed the struggles Werdum has undergone to reach this point in his career, while also taking a thinly veiled jab at Cain Velasquez for the "favorably timed injury" that resulted in his withdrawal for the event. Check out the video above. read news >>

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There’s apparently no need to panic about Anderson Silva’s return in January being in danger. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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