Ahead of next week's UFC on FUEL TV 6 event, the UFC has released a nifty tool to allow viewers to watch some of the most pivotal bouts in the welterweight division.
Fittingly, the YouTube video series is called "UFC 154: The Road to the Welterweight Title."
In all, it features eight full fights, which are all available for online viewing.
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The road to a UFC welterweight title shot may have gotten a bit longer for UFC 174's Rory MacDonald vs. Tyron Woodley winner.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
UFC 154, featuring the welterweight title fight between Georges St-Pierre and Carlos Condit, is live Saturday night at the Bell Centre in Montréal, Québec, Canada. Join the Yahoo! Sports MMA crew at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT to talk about all the action. read news >>
That's according to Firas Zahabi, MacDonald's head trainer, who claims UFC can't deny "Ares" his title shot after what he did this past Saturday night. Rory MacDonald solidified his spot as the top-ranked Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender (behind Robbie Lawler, of course) this past weekend Oct. 4, 2014, at UFC Fight Night 54, knocking out Tarec Saffiedine in round three of their headlining bout in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. To watch full fight video highlights click read news >>
When Johny Hendricks won the vacant UFC welterweight championship against Robbie Lawler at UFC 171 last March, he made it perfectly clear that he wanted to be the man the rest of the division was aiming for. However, his first title defense has yet to happen as an injured bicep has forced the champion to […] read news >>
"I'm in the 'hunt' mode. I feel like right now in my last couple of fights, I'm really hungry. I'm really focused. I'm here for the kill. I'm coming for the belt and I'm going to demolish everyone I have to, to get to that point." -- Rory MacDonald Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender Rory MacDonald is just five days away from his UFC Fight Night 54 showdown against longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran Tarec Saffiedine, a five-round headliner that is scheduled for read news >>
Who said flyweights don't hit hard? Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 125-pound kingpin Demetrious Johnson, widely-considered one of the fastest fighters in all of mixed martial arts (MMA), will once again try to prove that speed kills when he takes on venerable division standout Chris Cariaso. Where and when? At the UFC 178: "Johnson vs. Cariaso" pay-per-view (PPV) main event inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, which takes place this Sat. night (Sept. 27, 2014) for all th read news >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight kingpin Johny Hendricks is "about 85 percent" healthy following bicep surgery last spring, and "Bigg Rigg" is expected to put his 170-pound title on the line in a rematch against Robbie Lawler in February 2015. Not because he can't fight sooner, but rather because UFC already has a full schedule. That's according to his manager Ted Ehrhardt (via ESPN.com): "I know everyone would have loved January, but it doesn't look like that's going to work ou read news >>
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Assuming Joe Silva doesn't need him to replace the "broken down steroid addict" currently slotted to fight Chris Weidman in December. Tim Kennedy is getting ready for a busy six months. The former Strikeforce middleweight contender will try to inch his way closer to a 185-pound title shot when he throws hands opposite surging division bruiser Yoel Romero as part of the UFC 178: "Jones vs. Cormier" pay-per-view (PPV) event on Sept. 27, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Then he has to make a quick turnar read news >>
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Welterweight rising star Matt Brown puts his six fight winning streak on the line going up against challenger Mike "Quicksand" Pyle at UFC Fight Night 26. read news >>
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Former UFC welterweight title challenger Nick Diaz discusses his intention to fight Anderson Silva before challenging Johny Hendricks for the welterweight title. Considering many of the questions in circulation at Dana White media scrums over the past few months were generally focused on Nate Diaz's potential return to the UFC, fans and pundits alike were surprised to find that it was older brother Nick Diaz who had penned a new deal with the UFC. The former welterweight title challenger came ou read news >>