The middleweight division has a new contender as Costa Philippou made his presence known with a TKO finish over Tim Boetsch at UFC 155. read news >>
Chris Weidman has suffered a torn labrum, knocking him out of a planned UFC 155 confrontation with Tim Boetsch. read news >>
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Luke Rockhold wasted little time getting down to business on Saturday night.
The former Strikeforce middleweight champion got Tim Boetsch into a leg triangle early in their UFC 172 fight at the Baltimore Arena.
And while the veteran Boetsch didn't tap from that one, the positional advantage did help set up the finish.
Rockhold transitioned into a Kimura and got the tap. The time was 2:08.
That reverse triangle is my bread and butter," Rockhold said. "Anyone who knows my jiu-jitsu game knows I ca read news >>
With an impressive victory over Tim Boetsch at UFC 155 on Saturday night in Las Vegas, Costa Philippou believes he should join his teammate, Chris Weidman, amongst the Top 10 ranked middleweights in the world. read news >>
Less than five weeks before what could have been the biggest fight of his career, UFC middleweight contender Chris Weidman is out of a UFC 155 bout against Tim Boetsch.
Stepping in for him will be teammate Constantinos Philippou, who this past Saturday had a planned bout scrapped the day of the fight. MMAjunkie.com on Wednesday confirmed the news with sources close to the promotion.
Newsday first reported the development, and UFC officials followed up with their own confirmation.
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Tim Boetsch's job was most likely on the line when he faced Brad Tavares at last night's (Sat., August 16, 2014) UFC Fight Night 47 from his home state of Maine. He was well on his way to losing, but instead persevered to score yet another come-from-behind victory. Find out how in our fight breakdown below!
Last night (Sat., Aug. 16, 2014) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweights Brad Tavares and Tim Boetsch squared off on the main card of UFC Fight Night 47 from Cross Insurance Center read news >>
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Brad Tavares had a five-fight win streak snapped when he dropped a decision to Yoel Romero earlier this year. His first chance at getting back on the hog came tonight (Sat., Aug. 16, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 47 in Bangor, Maine against Tim Boetsch, himself somewhat desperate after losing three of his last four.
Tavares definitely had the appearance of a guy who wanted to rebound early on, opening up a cut on Boetsch's head with a sick elbow from the clinch up against the fence. "The B read news >>
SAN JOSE – Tim Means might not have won the start of the fight, but he managed to hold on through an early assault and ended up being the sole source of offense by the end.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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Costa Philippou had been doubting whether or not his fighting career should continue, but whatever he had lost, he found again on Saturday night when he knocked out Lorenz Larkin. read news >>
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On paper, the UFC 172 main card bout between middleweights Luke Rockhold and Tim Boetsch last night (Sat., April 26, 2014) seemed like a bit of a mismatch. In reality, it proved to be every bit of that and more, as Rockhold wrapped up his second straight UFC finish with a dominating win over "Barbarian." Find out how in our fight breakdown below!
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweights Luke Rockhold and Tim Boetsch squared off on the pay-per-view (PPV) main card of UFC 172 last night read news >>
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Luke Rockhold made quick work of Tim Boetsch, gaining the submission in the first round of their main card fight at UFC 172 in Baltimore on Saturday. read news >>