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Jon Jones sends a message to Chris Weidman, ‘The All American’ responds

Former UFC middleweight champ Chris Weidman recently announced his move up to 205-pounds, and he already has the attention of light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones.
Shortly after Weidman announced that he …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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UFC champ Jon Jones, Chris Weidman mix it up on Twitter

Jon Jones has an upcoming UFC light heavyweight title defense to focus on, but a notable newcomer to the division has his attention.
Last week, former UFC middleweight champ Chris Weidman …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Weidman: ‘I bring a lot of problems to the table’ against Jones

With his recent jump to light heavyweight, former 185-pound champion Chris Weidman is liking his chances against Jon Jones. Over the weekend, former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman announced …read more

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Posted on June 11, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Now At Light Heavyweight, Chris Weidman Says He’s ‘A Serious Problem’ For Jon Jones

Ahead of UFC 238, Chris Weidman announced he was done with middleweight and will be moving up to light heavyweight. The 34-year-old was coming off of a knockout loss to …read more

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Posted on June 10, 2019, 9:46 pm By
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Weidman wants a ‘high risk, high reward’ opponent in LHW debut

“The better the guy, the more people doubting, and I think that’s what truly motivates me and excites me.” After years of contemplation, former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will …read more

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Chris Weidman believes he could be ‘a serious problem’ for Jon Jones

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman recently announced his intention to move up to the promotion’s 205-pound light heavyweight division.
While Weidman will likely have some work to do before earning …read more

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Weidman Announces Jump To 205, Expects Rockhold Rematch

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion, Chris Weidman, insists the door hasn’t completely shut on his 185-pound title run, but I think it’s safe to say that after losing …read more

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Posted on June 10, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Chris Weidman discusses move to 205, previous goal to set up Jon Jones superfight

CHICAGO — Chris Weidman discusses what he brings to the light heavyweight division, his original plan to set up a superfight with Jon Jones, and his “Madison Square Garden” curse. …read more

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Ex-UFC champ Chris Weidman explains why he's moving up to light heavyweight

CHICAGO – Chris Weidman is finally pulling the trigger on a move up to light heavyweight.
Former UFC middleweight champion Weidman (14-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) has been contemplating a change in …read more

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Posted on June 9, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Chris Weidman moves up to 205lbs

One of the UFC’s former middleweight champions, Chris Weidman, is moving up a weight class the next time we see him compete.
According to Ariel Helwani of ESPN.com, Weidman will move …read more

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Silva considers himself ‘victorious’ after performances vs. Adesanya, Cormier

RIO DE JANEIRO — Anderson Silva reigned supreme as the UFC middleweight champion for almost seven years, but his MMA record since losing the title to Chris Weidman shows more …read more

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Posted on May 11, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Jack Hermansson Clarifies Interest in Chris Weidman Fight

Not so fast, Chris Weidman. It turns out Jack Hermansson really just isn’t that into you. Following a recent appearance from Hermansson on the Ariel Helwani MMA Show, Chris Weidman …read more

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Jack Hermansson walks back Chris Weidman callout: ‘He’s not my first choice’

Shortly after Jack Hermansson sprung the upset on Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza in the short-notice main event of UFC Fort Lauderdale, he set his sights on matchups with Yoel Romero, Kelvin …read more

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Chris Weidman responds to callout from Jack Hermansson

Fresh off an impressive victory over Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza, Jack Hermansson is ready for another big step up in the middleweight division. His preference, as he explained on Ariel Helwani’s …read more

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UFC 187 bonuses: Daniel Cormier, Chris Weidman and more bank an extra $50,000 in Vegas

Mo money, mo problems …
What a night!
The dust has barely settled on UFC 187: “Johnson vs. Cormier” from Las Vegas, Nevada, which means it’s time to honor those select fighters …read more

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