When you're intently focused or on a mission or devoted to a cause, you simply don't have time for many distractions. That's the position UFC welterweight Rory MacDonald, 25, finds himself in today. After rebounding against Tyron Woodley at UFC 174 with a sensational unanimous decision victory, MacDonald tangles with former Strikeforce welterweight champion Tarec Saffiedine in October at the UFC's first show in Halifax, Canada.
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Nearly two years of litigation and mounting frustration finally came to a head for Eddie Alvarez earlier this month, as Bellator granted its two-time lightweight champion his unconditional release, and just a few hours later, Alvarez put pen to paper, inking a deal with Zuffa to fight Donald Cerrone at UFC 178.
The contract represents the beginning of a long-awaited next chapter for Alvarez, while for UFC officials, it signifies the arrival of another world class lightweight as well as an introd read news >>
UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw certainly isn't lacking confidence heading into his UFC 177 title defense against Renan Barao. The first UFC titleholder in Team Alpha Male history, Dillashaw questioned if his Brazilian counterpart was ready to fight him again based on his comments on Twitter. Dillashaw met Barao at UFC 173 in May, where "The Baron" was riding an incredible 33-fight unbeaten streak. While oddsmakers had it down as a quick finish for Barao, "The Viper" had other plans, effo read news >>
Lightweights Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez might not be friends after coaching on “The Ultimate Fighter,” but Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez sound pretty cozy after “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America.”Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
For the latest on Michael Bisping’s impressive UFC resume and more accomplishments from other fighters on the card, here are 35 post-fight facts to come out of UFC Fight Night 48. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Another Benson Henderson fight, another judging controversy. Only this time one had nothing to do with the other. Howard Hughes, not the dead tycoon but an actual breathing judge on Saturday’s first card in Macau, was made to believe he wasn’t a very good arbiter just two fights into UFC Fight Night 48. The UFC, acting as its own commission overseas, relieved Hughes of his duties for incompetence in judging the Royston Wee-Yao Zhikui and Milana Dudieva-Elizabeth Phillips’ bouts. This became the read news >>
MACAU – After narrowly edging out Elizabeth Phillips, Milana Dudieva admitted she wasn’t happy with her performance, but she promises to look better in her second trip to the octagon.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
MACAU – UFC President Dana White spent some time with the media following Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 48 card in Macau. Check out the full video inside. Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
For the third time in August, UFC brought thrilling matchups to the masses with an overseas Fight Night event featuring one of the best middleweight main events of the year. Michael Bisping, looking for his first win in 16 months, took on Cung Le in Macau. In addition to that main event featuring two heavy hitters, the undercard featured a welterweight clash between fighters always on the brink of becoming pay-per-view mainstays, Tyron Woodley and Dong Hyun Kim. Even in the midst of a busy summe read news >>
The complete UFC Fight Night 48 fight card will air bright and early on Saturday morning (Aug. 23, 2014) via Fight Pass digital network. Here's how to catch this weekend's "Bisping vs. Le" mixed martial arts (MMA) action LIVE from all available locations.
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Fight Pass on Saturday morning (Aug. 23, 2014) with UFC Fight Night 48, bringing read news >>
UFC flyweight contender Ian McCall underwent hand surgery for the third time in 12 months on Tuesday. However, he hopes to put his injury woes aside and looks ahead to a potential title eliminator against John Lineker. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>