- 2 years ago
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Urijah Faber hopes to get back in action by the end of this year, and start working his way back to title contention at 135 pounds. read news >>
- 6 months ago
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UFC Number 2 featherweight contender, Frankie Edgar talks about who he'd like to face next and what it would take for a match-up with Urijah Faber. This past Sunday night saw the end of an era when Frankie Edgar put on a crushing display of dominance in his stoppage of UFC legend, B.J. Penn. Edgar finds himself in a unique position in that he was the catalyst that finally made Penn call his long and heralded career to an emotional halt. The win catapulted the New Jersey native into the Number 2 read news >>
- 7 months ago
- 41 views
Iuri Alcantara had Urijah Faber in some compromising positions this past August. Now that he’s had a taste of what it would be like to defeat Faber, he wants a rematch to finish the job. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
- 9 months ago
- 43 views
UFC women’s bantamweight contender Cat Zingano joined AXS TV’s Inside MMA to discuss her timetable for recovery, when she expects to return to the octagon, as well as who she is interested in fighting at 135lb. read news >>
- 11 months ago
- 60 views
UFC bantamweight contender Urijah Faber hopes to turn short notice into success in the rematch with champion Renan Barao at UFC 169. read news >>
Urijah Faber remained on the path back into title contention with a dominant decision victory over Yuri Alcantara at UFC Fight Night 26 on Saturday night in Boston. read news >>
At one point or another in every fighter's career, they are paired up against a lesser known opponent where they have much more to lose than to gain. Urijah Faber finds himself there now. read news >>
- 2 years ago
- 666 views
Urijah Faber is a man without an opponent after Monday's devastating news that Dominick Cruz would be forced out of their trilogy fight at UFC 148.
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- 2 years ago
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LAS VEGAS - Although he's been demoted to the night's co-main event, original headliner Urijah Faber has no complaints about his spot on July's UFC 148 card.
His title fight with bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz had been moved down a spot thanks to a middleweight title fight that now headlines the card.
But as Faber told MMAjunkie.com, the championship doubleheader has created the biggest fight card in UFC history.
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- 3 years ago
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LAS VEGAS - Just a few short years ago, Urijah Faber vs. Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto was nothing more
than a mythical fantasy matchup that fans debated on MMA forums.
But with both lighter-weight superstars now under the UFC banner, Faber vs. Yamamoto could soon become a reality.
On Friday, "The California Kid" said he still welcomes a fight with the
Japanese superstar, but he thinks the timing is no longer quite right.
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- 6 years ago
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Less than 24 hours after Leonard Garcia’s (11-3) successful WEC debut, there is only one thought on his mind: getting back in the gym. read news >>
Alexander Gustafsson found himself on the wrong end of a major upset at UFC on Fox 14. In less than three minutes, Anthony Johnson had stopped him via vicious strikes in front of scores of his countrymen. As emotion poured out from his face, Gustafsson has been knocked from No. 1 contender status. His opportunity to rematch against Jon Jones for the light heavyweight title is not completely dashed; instead, it will take the Swedish competitor more time to reach that point for the second time in read news >>
A bantamweight matchup between No. 3 ranked Urijah Faber and No. 4 ranked Raphael Assuncao headlines UFC Fight Night 62 on March 21 in Rio de Janeiro. read news >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will eliminate one longtime contender from the 135-pound title chase when Urijah Faber heads into hostile territory to face off against Raphael Assuncao in the UFC Fight Night 62 main event, scheduled for March 21, 2015 inside Maracanazinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Globo (via MMA Fighting) reports that verbal agreements are in place for the bantamweight showdown. Faber (32-7) has yet to lose a non-championship fight inside the Octagon, compiling a read news >>