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UFC welterweight competitor Hector Lombard revealed on UFC Tonight that he will not require surgery for a cervical herniated disc and that he is interested in a match-up against the winner between Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine. Since the welterweight division's two top competitors are scheduled to meet sometime in 2015, the remainder of the 170lb. division is left to sift through themselves in the hopes of stumbling into a coveted spot awaiting a title shot.
Hector Lombard is one of those read news >>
What could victory mean for Ryan Bader, Ovince St. Preux, Gray Maynard, and Ross Pearson ahead of their respective headlining fights this weekend (Sat., Aug. 16, 2014) at Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine? We explore the consequences below. Winning is everything.
UFC Fight Night 47: "Bader vs. St. Preux" takes place this upcoming Sat. night (Aug. 16, 2014) from Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine, featuring a crop of intriguing fights with a number of fighters looking to bounce back in read news >>
With the UFC's welterweight division teeming with contenders, it's a choose your own adventure within the top ten while Robbie Lawler-Johny Hendricks II plays out. And right now, Hector Lombard, who sits at No. 6 in the UFC's media-driven rankings, has his eyes on UFC Fight Night 54, which takes place Oct. 4.
Lombard spoke to UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani, and said that he fancies taking on the winner of the Tarec Saffiedine-Rory MacDonald bout, which will be the main event in Halifax, Nova Scotia read news >>
Fresh off a head-kick knockout of Lewis Gonzalez at WSOF 12, lightweight Luis Palomino seems poised for a title shot. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, WSOF read news >>
Former Bellator MMA tournament winner Magomedrasul 'Frodo' Khasbulaev has come to terms with the fact that he'll likely never get to compete for a Bellator title. Now he's just hoping the promotion will let him fight rather than keep him on the shelf. read news >>
TUF 19 middleweight winner Eddie Gordon discusses his future, his teammate Chris Weidman's upcoming title defence against Vitor Belfort, and a possible super fight between Weidman and Jon Jones. The 19th season of The Ultimate Fighter was derided by UFC President Dana White, but fans spared the finalists much ill-feeling when explosive first-round finishes were delivered in the finale.
The winner of the 185lb portion of the show was Serra-Longo prospect Eddie 'Truck' Gordon, who pummeled Diego L read news >>
In an exclusive chat with MMAmania.com, Luis Palomino talks about his opponent, Lewis Gonzalez, in fond fashion, as the two are set to tussle at WSOF 12: "Palomino vs. Gonzalez" this upcoming Saturday night (Aug. 9, 2014) in Las Vegas, NV. He also talks about drawing inspiration from a certain brawler, and takes no prisoners when asked about previous foes. Check out our interview below. World Series of Fighting (WSOF) lightweight Luis Palomino is more than respectful when it comes to his counter read news >>
And the winner could be fast-tracked to a spot among the 170-pound contenders.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has booked a welterweight main event pitting Gunnar Nelson against Rick Story for its upcoming UFC Fight Night 53 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Fight Pass, which takes place on Oct. 4, 2014 at Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden.
UFC announced the contest earlier today.
"I am honored to fight in Sweden and to headline this card," Nelson said in today's release. "I expect the Sw read news >>
Usually, there are counterclaims to divisional dominance in the UFC. For every fan that says the best fighters in the world reside at a certain weight limit in the octagon, there are always a few outside standouts to be argued for inclusion.Filed under: News, Radio (...) read news >>
Former Lightweight TUF winner turned Featherweight contender Manny Gamburyan will be moving down to 135 pounds to face Cody Gibson at UFC 178.
Manny Gamburyan is moving on down. The former WEC Featherweight title challenger has gone 2-3 with 1 NC since returning to the UFC and the 33-year-old thinks it's time for a change.
His hometown Glendale News Press reported that Gamburyan has been booked for a Bantamweight bout against Cody Gibson at UFC 178 in September.
"New start; new weight," Gamburya read news >>