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  • 2 years ago
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When opportunity knocks you have to answer. An injury has forced Chad Griggs out of his UFC on Fox 4 bout against Phil Davis so undefeated prospect Wagner Prado has been tapped as his replacement. Retweet this Share on Facebook

  • 2 years ago
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LOS ANGELES - There was nothing wonderful about Phil Davis' return to the octagon. "Mr. Wonderful," while defending a punch from UFC newcomer Wagner Prado, grazed Prado's right eye. The accidental eye poke, and Prado's admission to the cageside doctor that he was having trouble seeing, led to a no contest. The light heavyweight fight was part of the preliminary card of Saturday's UFC on FOX 4 event at Staples Center in Los Angeles. It aired on FUEL TV prior to a main card on FOX. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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A light heavyweight matchup between top prospect Phil Davis and promotional newcomer Wagner Prado is now official for UFC on FOX 4. Davis was originally expected to face Chad Griggs on the card, but "The Grave Digger" was forced to withdraw due to injury. MMAjunkie.com in May reported the switch, and UFC officials recently confirmed the new matchup. Featuring a main event between Mauricio "Shogun" Rua and Brandon Vera, UFC on FOX 4 takes place Aug. 4 at Staples Center in Los Angeles. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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An undisclosed injury has forced Chad Griggs to withdraw from UFC on FOX 4. In his place goes Wagner Prado, who now fights light heavyweight Phil Davis at the Aug. 4 event, which takes place at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The event's main card airs live on FOX while prelims go to FUEL TV and Facebook. The promotion has yet to confirm broadcast assignments for the fight card. MMAWeekly.com first reported the shift, and MMAjunkie.com confirmed it with a source close to the event. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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LOS ANGELES - Not long after Phil Davis and Wagner Prado had their light heavyweight fight stopped with a no contest, the UFC already was thinking about when to do the rematch. An accidental eye poke at Saturday's UFC on FOX 4 led to a no contest when Prado told a cageside doctor he was having trouble seeing. After the event, UFC President Dana White said the promotion is targeting October's UFC on FX 5 card for the rematch. UFC on FOX 4 took place at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Wagner Prado is resume tinsel to Phil Davis. You can look at it like that. Davis no longer feels pressure after his first professional loss. That's one way to put it. Davis, though, doesn't. The 27-year-old thinks it's only right he should welcome Prado into the octagon at UFC on FOX 4. Someone else did the same for him. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Chad Griggs will have to wait a little longer to make his light heavyweight debut. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Undefeated middleweight prospect Chris Weidman will get a shot to fight on network TV. UFC president Dana White today announced that Weidman will meet Demian Maia at this month's UFC on FOX 2 event. Weidman fills a spot opened when Maia's original opponent, Michael Bisping, was pulled to replace an injured Mark Munoz and face Chael Sonnen, also at UFC on FOX 2. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Following a strange ending in their first fight after an accidental eye poke, Phil Davis wanted to leave no doubts in his rematch with Wagner Prado at UFC 153. read news >>

  • a year ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO - There was nothing indecisive about the second meeting of Phil Davis and Wagner Prado. Davis dominated his excitable opponent on the mat before securing a submission in the second round. The light heavyweight bout was part of the main card of Saturday's UFC 153 event at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro. read news >>

  • a year ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO - As far as Wagner Prado is concerned, his rematch against Phil Davis is just business as usual. The two light heavyweights met in August at UFC on FOX 4, but their bout was over in less than 90 seconds when Davis caught Prado with an accidental eye poke that resulted in an unfortunate no contest. But Saturday at UFC 153, Davis and Prado get to play things back, and Prado, for one, is excited about the opportunity to make his debut - again. read news >>

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