Really quick, let’s lay out the doomsday scenario for T.J. Dillashaw.
The new men’s bantamweight champion is already getting the short end of the stick on Saturday—slated for a nonsensical immediate rematch against Renan Barao on an otherwise dreadful UFC 177 card. It’s the sort of booking that can only be justified by the fight company’s constantly increasing menu of live events and its subsequent need to furnish them all with headliners—even if those headliners don’t seem marquee-worthy or rem read news >>
After an action-packed UFC doubleheader over the weekend (Sat., Aug. 23, 2014), plenty of fighters are feeling the post-fight buzz; however, Cung Le is likely suffering from the worst hangover after getting battered and bruised at the hands of Michael Bisping in Macau, China. Another weekend of fisticuffs has come and gone as Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) staged two live events on opposite sides of the spectrum last Sat. (Aug. 23, 2014) with UFC Fight Night 48 going down in Macau, China a read news >>
With a loss damaging their chances in the welterweight title picture, Tyron Woodley and Dong Hyun Kim had a mountain of pressure on their shoulders, and it was “The Chosen One” making quick work of his opponent this past Saturday (Aug. 23, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 48: “Bisping vs. Le” in Macau. Take a look at our fight breakdown below.
That's how you take care of business.
Tyron Woodley was told "he choked in the big fights" after his lopsided loss against Rory MacDonald at UFC 174. After beatin read news >>
Had Michael Bisping suffered another loss, his championship aspirations would have likely been all but dashed. Instead, “The Count” brutalized Cung Le in the main event of UFC Fight Night 48: “Bisping vs. Le” in Macau, China, finishing off the former Strikeforce Middleweight champion in the fourth round. Whether you like it or not, Bisping is here to stay. Take a look at our fight review below. Maybe you can teach an old dog new tricks after all.
Michael Bisping looked as crisp as ever with his read news >>
TULSA – Following an upset loss to Rafael dos Anjos, Benson Henderson said he’s lost before and won’t be deterred by his setback.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
With so much riding on every bout, many UFC fighters simply can't handle the agony of defeat, particularly when it comes in controversial fashion.
Elizabeth Phillips could relate to these sentiments following her second straight loss in the promotion at UFC Fight Night 48 in Macau, China.
Disgusted with the judges' decision in her split-decision loss to UFC newcomer Milana Dudieva, Phillips said the following on Facebook (as transcribed by Bloody Elbow) minutes after her second straight loss in read news >>
Retired UFC middleweight Brian Stann took to twitter to publicly address the fallout of the UFC Fight Night Macau main event. Brian Stann has been one of the UFC's most vocal fighters when it comes to performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) and he added to that on Saturday afternoon when he publicly addressed the fallout of the UFC Fight Night Macau main event following its conclusion. Clearly in reference to Cung Le's loss to Michael Bisping in the fourth round of their main event contest, the retir read news >>
Tyron Woodley rebounded from a loss to Rory MacDonald in spectacular fashion in Macao on Saturday, stunning Dong Hyun Kim with a first-round TKO finish. read news >>
Another Titan FC main event, another UFC veteran and BJJ black belt opponent and another easy victory for Mike Ricci. read news >>
UFC flyweight Jussier Formiga is interested in a rematch against ‘Unclecreepy’ Ian McCall. Jussier Formiga holds three losses in his career, yet there is one in particular that he is "bitter" about and interested in avenging: his first professional loss to Ian McCall.
"I will fight whoever they want, but I'm still bitter about my loss to McCall," Formiga told MMAFighting.com. "I fought him three years ago, it was a tough fight, and he ended up defeating me. I wasn't so physically strong by that read news >>
Although the loss of a planned title fight between champ Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier hurt next month’s UFC 178 card, the lineup clearly has some depth.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>