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Tyron Woodley surprised many UFC 183 viewers when, following his split-decision victory over Kelvin Gastelum, he said that he didn’t want to take the 30 percent of Gastelum’s purse to which he was entitled.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Kelvin Gastelum missed weight for his showdown with Tyron Woodley at UFC 183 by eight pounds. That's unacceptable, and the UFC has taken action. Per a report by Combat (h/t to Guilherme Cruz of MMA fighting), UFC president Dana White has ordered Gastelum to move back up to middleweight, a weight class the 23-year-old once called home en route to winning The Ultimate Fighter Season 17. It's difficult news to swallow considering Gastelum was carving out a nice home at 170 pounds, but he can't go o read news >>

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Tyron Woodley was understandably frustrated when he learned that Kelvin Gastelum was going to come in 10 pounds heavy for their co-main event bout at UFC 183. read news >>

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UFC light-heavyweight competitor Anthony Johnson may know a thing or two about drastic weight cuts and reinventing himself in a different division. read news >>

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Benson Henderson will be doing his best Donald Cerrone impression as he comes back to the UFC cage on short notice at Fight Night 60. He replaces Stephen Thompson the Broomfield, Colorado main event against Brandon Thatch. Ariel Helwani made the announcement after UFC 183 concluded on Fox Sports 1. Henderson last fought in mid-January against Cerrone. He dropped a decision in a lackluster fight that marked his second straight defeat. Now he moves up to welterweight for this clash against a risin read news >>

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John Lineker could have been a contender at 125 pounds. As it turns out, he should have a future at 135. One day after missing the 125-pound weight limit for the fourth time in his past eight fights, Lineker rallied in the last two rounds to defeat Ian McCall at UFC 183 in Las Vegas via unanimous decision. In an entertaining scrap, Lineker took 29-28, across-the-board scores for the win. Lineker, who gave up on his weight cut Friday and was fined 30 percent of his purse after coming in at 130 po read news >>

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LAS VEGAS – After missing weight by four pounds, John Lineker needed a win over Ian McCall just to climb out of the UFC’s doghouse before being banished to bantamweight. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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UFC President Dana White wants to make sure that Kelvin Gastelum and John Lineker never have issues cutting weight again. read news >>

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After Kelvin Gastelum and John Lineker missed weight on Friday, UFC president Dana White said that neither will get another chance. They have to move up a weight class. read news >>

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On episode 4 of UFC 183 Embedded, Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz, and the rest of the fighters step on the scales, but the focus is squarely on Kelvin Gastelum. read news >>

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Kelvin Gastelum and John Lineker, who badly missed weight for their UFC 183 fights against Tyron Woodley and Ian McCall, respectively, will have to move up in weight for their next fights. Lineker has missed weight four times in eight UFC appearances, while Gastelum has failed to make twice in six UFC fights. Following the weigh-ins Friday in Las Vegas, UFC president Dana White told Combate that both fighters have no option but move up. "Lineker will never fight at flyweight again. He will have read news >>

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back with episode four of its "Embedded" video blog series for the UFC 183: "Silva vs. Diaz" pay-per-view (PPV) mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which takes place tonight (Sat., Jan. 31, 2015) at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. To watch episodes one, two and three click here, here and here. For this latest offering, watch as Kelvin Gastelum misses weight by a country mile (more details here), putting his opponent, Tyron Woodley, in a very uncomfortable situ read news >>

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Dana White has confirmed to Globo that he will force both John Lineker and Kelvin Gastelum to move up in weight after both failed to make weight at UFC 183. The weigh-ins for tonight's UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz PPV were something of a debacle, with both Welterweight Kelvin Gastelum and Flyweight John Lineker badly missing weight. Gastelum weighed in at 180 pounds, 10 pounds over the Welterweight limit, with Lineker in at 130, 5 pounds over the limit at Flyweight. Now, Dana White has confirmed that read news >>

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LAS VEGAS -- Kelvin Gastelum's weight cut was going about as well as could be expected, according to his coach Chance Farrar. UFC Embedded cameras caught Gastelum at 179 pounds Friday morning. Farrar said Gastelum got down to 174 a few hours later, only three pounds off the welterweight maximum and well within striking distance of the mark. When Gastelum and his team returned to the hotel room, though, things went horribly wrong. Farrar, the head coach of Yuma MMA, said Gastelum "became non-resp read news >>

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