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Former Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold has been embroiled in a feud with Michael Bisping since joining the UFC back in 2013. Now with a 2-1 promotional record, “Rocky” is being linked to a burner with former light-heavyweight champion Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida. All this, and it appears that Rockhold still has his mind on “The Count”. Bisping is set to face off against Cubg Le in the UFC Fight Night 48 main event tomorrow (Sat. Aug 23, 2014) and Rockhold...
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We are just under 24 hours away from the UFC's third visit to China where the promotion is set to hold UFC Fight Night 48. UFN 48 takes place will go down tomorrow morning (Sat., August 23 2014) at the Cotai Arena in Macao, China. Headlining the event is a middleweight match up between TUF 3 winner Michael Bisping and former Strikeforce champion Cung Le. In anticipation for this epic clash the UFC have released two free fights of the headliners from previous battles where they both picked up vicious stoppages....
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UFC Fight Night 49 Weigh-Ins Live Streaming At 5 PM ET

Posted on August 22, 2014, 03:31 AM by Rory Kernaghan
UFC Fight Night 49 is set to go down tomorrow (Saturday, August 23, 2104) from the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and is headlined by a top 10 lightweight clash. Former 155-pound champion Ben Henderson goes up against hungry contender Rafael dos Anjos in the evening's main event, backed up by Jordan Mein vs Mike Pyle at welterweight. Francis Carmont takes on Thales Lietes at middleweight, featherweights Max Holloway and Clay collard will collide, James Vick will take on Valmir Lazaro at lightweight, and the...
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UFC middleweight Wanderlei Silva chose not to attend his scheduled hearing with the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) yesterday, choosing to go on a tour around Canada instead. "The Axe Murderer" was set to face the NAC to discuss his failure to submit a random drug test in May ahead of his planned bout against Chael Sonnen at UFC 175. Sonnen submitted two random test which both came back positive for banned substances, he subsequently retired the following day. Silva decided not to attend the meeting but...
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UFC Fight Night 48 Weigh-Ins Results: All Fighters On Point

Posted on August 21, 2014, 09:41 PM by Mike Drahota
With UFC Fight Night 48 set to pop off this Saturday (August 23, 2014) from Macau’s CotaiArena, the Ultimate Fighting Championship brings us the official weigh-ins bright and early at 4 a.m. EST. The card features a middleweight main event of Michael Bisping vs. Cung Le, a pivotal bout for both fighters if they want to remain relevant in the tough UFC 185-pound division. Bisping may have a bit more pressure on his shoulders after losing a one-sided decision to No. 6 Tim Kennedy in the main event of April...
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In preparation for this Saturday’s (August 23, 2014) UFC Fight Night 48 from the CotaiArena in Macau, China, the UFC has released the latest in their new series of “On The Fly” video logs. The vent features a middleweight headliner between Longtime standout Michael Bisping and returning former Strikeforce 185-pound champ Cung Le. Both fighters have much to prove after Bisping lost and Le has been out of the cage for so long. The video below chronicles Bisping and Le’s preparation for...
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With six straight wins in the talented UFC featherweight division, No. 3-ranked Cub Swanson is on the hunt for an elusive title shot. After defeating tough knockout striker Jeremy Stephens in the main event of June’s UFC Fight Night 44 from San Antonio, UFC president Dana White said that Swanson was “going to get what he wants.” But when featherweight champion Jose Aldo went down with a neck injury that forced him out of his UFC 177 main event rematch with No. 1 Chad Mendes, the fight was...
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Yesterday (August 20,2014), UFC president Dana White was in Hong Kong doing a Q & A session along side women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. White was answering many questions from many local fans and a question came up regarding one of the most talked about topic in MMA history. This topic was super fights. Super fights have been talked about for years. A super fight is almost like a fantasy fight so to say, putting the best fighter in one division up against the best fighter in another for...
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Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is one of a long list of absent talent from the promotion's roster, and has served the longest on the injury list with a near three-year sit. The news that 'The Dominator' would return at UFC 178 to face fellow WEC veteran Takeya Mizugaki was music to the ears of Cruz's fans. Then came the news that the former champion would be fighting on the FOX Sports prelims, which was met with a few raised eyebrows. For Cruz though, that cloud has a very silver lining. Check...
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UFC president Dana White and women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey are currently in Macao for UFC Fight Night 48: Bisping vs. Le which takes place this place this Saturday, (August 23, 2014) at the Cotai Arena. Last night White and Rousey did a Q & A for fans to promote the Fight Night event. "Rowdy" also discussed the current state of the women's bantamweight division and the recent addition of former world boxing champion Holly Holm: "I'm so excited that Holly Holm got signed, she's someone I've...
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Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva will make his long-anticipated return from injury in 2015, as he faces off against fellow MMA absentee Nick Diaz at UFC 183. “The Spider” has been sat out after a pretty horrendous 2013, which saw him knocked out cold by Chris Weidman at UFC 162, and badly injured in his rematch at UFC 168. Silva lost his title and then broke his leg in December, but Diaz's reasons for not fighting were much different. Indeed, the Stockton bad boy has been sat due...
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POLL: Will Eddie Alvarez Become A UFC Champion?

Posted on August 21, 2014, 05:47 AM by Buster Evans
News broke earlier this week that Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez had signed with the UFC after receiving his unconditional release from Bellator head Scott Coker. The news came out of the blue and excited fans to say the least. "The Silent Assassin" is now scheduled to meet Donald Cerrone in the co-main event of UFC 178 where he will look to certify himself as one of the best lightweight fighters in the world. If he's victorious against "Cowboy" he will shoot himself right into title contention,...
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Gray Maynard Plans On Fighting At Least One More Time

Posted on August 20, 2014, 09:06 PM by Mike Drahota
After controlling much of the early action in his co-main event bout against Ross Pearson at last Saturday’s (August 16, 2014) UFC Fight Night 47 from the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine, former UFC lightweight title challenger Gray Maynard suffered his third straight knockout loss when “The Real Deal” turned the tables with a thunderous flurry of punches. Many had called for Maynard to retire after his The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 18 Finale loss to Nate Diaz late last November, but...
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Heading into his UFC Fight Night 48 main event bout from the Cotai Arena in Macau this Saturday (August 23, 2014), middleweight veteran knows a thing or two about performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs). After all, he lost to Chael Sonnen, Vitor Belfort, and Wanderlei Silva, three fighters who have all come under scrutiny for banned substances lately, and the losses were all at crucial points in his career. While Sonnen, Belfort, and Silva didn’t fail their drug tests when they fought Bisping (both Sonnen...
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