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  • 4 years ago
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Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida has fully recovered from a knockout loss to Mauricio "Shogun" Rua in May, and "The Dragon" is primed for a return to action. And if you think Machida is looking for some kind of warm-up fight to get the taste of his first professional loss out of his mouth, think again. Instead, with Rua sidelined until the spring, Machida and his camp would like a shot at an interim title against Rashad Evans with the winner eventually taking on "Sh read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans was hoping to fight again in 2012, but now it appears his return will have to wait until next year. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Rashad Evans will get his shot at revenge. Less than 24 hours after Phil Davis was forced to withdraw from a planned UFC 133 main-event matchup with Evans, Lyoto Machida has agreed to take his place, according to Yahoo! Sports' Kevin Iole. The pair will now square off in the headlining contest of the Aug. 6 event, which takes place at Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center. The main card, including the new Machida vs. Evans rematch, airs on pay-per-view. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Lyoto Machida needed a pair of wins at 185 pounds to earn a shot at the UFC middleweight gold against Chris Weidman, but he won’t quit his dream just yet. "The Dragon", who suffered a unanimous decision loss to Weidman at UFC 175 earlier this month, wants to get back in the Octagon as soon as possible. "I would like to fight again in October," Machida told MMAFighting.com. "I want to fight again before December. The sooner, the better. I will be ready to fight after Oct. 20. I don’t want to wait read news >>

  • 10 months ago
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Lyoto Machida, one of the most diverse strikers in UFC history, hurt then-champion Rashad Evans several times before using a flurry of punches and kicks to end the fight and become the new UFC light heavyweight titleholder. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Rashad Evans may have had Lyoto Machida in mind as an ideal opponent for his return to the Octagon, but he will instead square off with Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Lyoto Machida manager Ed Soares is disappointed that his fighter won't get the next shot at the light heavyweight title, but not overly bent out of shape. The way he sees it, the title shot was a welcomed bonus, not an expectation. "Whatever the UFC wants is fine," Soares told MMAjunkie.com. "I'm not tripping on that." read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Rashad Evans is still hanging over Jon Jones' head. Today during a press conference in support of UFC 140, Jones' eyes widened at UFC president Dana White's mention of Evans and a recent proclamation of having the champ's number.   But it's Lyoto Machida who is next, and Jones said it would be unwise to take his eye off the immediate task ahead. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Two and a half years have passed since Lyoto Machida knocked out Rashad Evans at UFC 98 and became the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s light heavyweight titleholder. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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First it was Phil Davis, and then Lyoto Machida, and then Tito Ortiz. UFC president Dana White was so desperate to find a replacement for injured Phil Davis that he considered scrapping a UFC 133 preliminary-card bout and promoting Vladimir Matyushenko to a UFC 133 headliner with Rashad Evans. White confirmed the potential fight during today's UFC media call. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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After original main event fighter Phil Davis was forced out of UFC 133 with an injury, it appears the first two attempts to find a replacement to face Rashad Evans have turned up no takers. Read More >> read news >>

  • 5 years ago
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Lyoto Machida ended the brief title reign of light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans with power, patience and precision on Saturday in the featured bout at UFC 98. read news >>

  • 5 years ago
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“Ever since the last fight [against Thiago Silva, at UFC 94] I’ve only had 10 days of rest. I traveled, went to Hawaii, enjoyed time with my son and my family and as soon as I got back I started training again, awaiting the UFC’s position. That’s always what I do. I train because I like it. Even my wife complains: ‘Geez, you just finished a fight and you’re back at training already?’ But that’s what I like doing, putting on the gi, training, both ground fighting and standing. I like it. So my pr read news >>

  • 5 years ago
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UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans believes that his next opponent will be Lyoto Machida. Evans was recently on the Sherdog Radio Network where he admitted that Quinton Jackson will probably need some time off following his UFC 96 fight. read news >>

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