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This year's Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Memorial Day weekend card is shaping up to be one of the biggest of the year ... one filed to the brim with star power. On Wednesday's edition of "UFC Tonight" on FOX Sports One, two title fights were announced for the pay-per-view (PPV) card from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, on May 23, 2015: Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones vs. Anthony Johnson and Middleweight champion Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort. Jones will look to defend read news >>

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UFC is planning some fireworks for its annual Memorial Day weekend event. Dana White's company announced its headliners for UFC 187 on May 23 in Las Vegas, confirming that there will be a pair of titles on the line: Jon Jones, ranked by UFC.com as the best pound-for-pound fighter in the business, has won 12 fights and eight tile defenses in a row. He'll face 30-year-old Anthony Johnson, who hasn't lost since 2012 and most recently stopped Alexander Gustafsson with a first-round TKO in January. I read news >>

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Two big championship fights are set for UFC 187 on May 23rd in Las Vegas, Nevada, including a much anticipated light heavyweight clash between Jon Jones and Anthony Johnson. Memorial Day weekend 2015 is lined up to be a massive pay-per-view card for the UFC. Headlining UFC 187 on May 23rd is a light heavyweight championship showdown between Jon Jones and Anthony Johnson, while the co-main event is the rescheduled middleweight title affair between Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort. The fights were read news >>

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If all goes according to plan, this year's UFC Memorial Day card is shaping up to be one of the biggest of the year. As reported on Wednesday night's edition of UFC Tonight, two title fights are official for UFC 187. Light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will try and defend his belt for a ninth time against Anthony Johnson, while middleweight champion Chris Weidman will finally square off with Vitor Belfort. Also official for the card is a lightweight bout between Donald Cerrone (27-6-1) and Khab read news >>

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The UFC middleweight title fight between champion Chris Weidman and challenger Vitor Belfort has been moved to UFC 187, according to various reports on Wednesday. read news >>

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The UFC’s annual Memorial Day weekend event has its main card set, and two titles will be on the line.Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

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The heavily anticipated UFC middleweight title fight between champ Chris Weidman and top contender Vitor Belfort that was supposed to take place next week appears to have a new home. Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

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Coach Ray Longo discusses Chris Weidman’s legacy as a professional fighter. read news >>

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"The Phenom" agrees with you, Chris. Chris Weidman isn't a big fan of interim title fights ... especially those that have to do with his middleweight belt. "All American" recently appeared on "The MMA Hour" to talk about the chatter surrounding the possibility of an interim bout taking place at UFC 184 on Feb. 28, 2015, after he was forced out of his championship fight against Vitor Belfort. Despite Weidman's absence, Belfort was supposed to remain on the card against a lucky challenger for the read news >>

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UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman is not convinced about the need for interim titles. read news >>

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UFC middleweight Michael Bisping said he initially was in “utter disbelief” that ex-champ Anderson Silva had tested positive for two steroids. He went to several media outlets to confirm it was actually true.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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Several days after UFC 184 lost its main event, it's still unclear whether Vitor Belfort will remain on the Feb. 28 pay-per-view and vie for an interim UFC middleweight title rather than fight reigning champion Chris Weidman, as initially intended. Weidman withdrew from the bout over the weekend after suffering fractured cartilage in his ribs -- an injury which has effectively rendered Weidman immobile, but one that also carries with it a quick turnaround window ranging anywhere from six to eigh read news >>

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Injured UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman wasn't impressed with Vitor Belfort's recent remarks about their fight being pushed back. Chris Weidman is not impressed with Vitor Belfort. The UFC middleweight champion was forced out of their title fight at UFC 184 with a rib cartilage injury recently, and Belfort has said some strange stuff since then. The most important one to the champ was where Belfort laid out Weidman's injuries that have delayed the bout, noting that he has fought through read news >>

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Chris Weidman discusses the injury that knocked him out of UFC 184. read news >>

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