Tag Archives: Chris Weidman
Bisping: Weidman’s title shot claim is ‘kind of laughable’

Michael Bisping scoffs at Chris Weidman’s recent claims that he should be next in line to face Robert Whittaker for the undisputed middleweight title. Over the weekend in Perth …read more

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Michael Bisping Laughs at Chris Weidman and Picks Yoel Romero to Beat Robert Whittaker

Everyone is still talking about Yoel Romero’s finish — and his post-fight kiss — of Luke Rockhold from UFC 221. Despite missing weight, the consensus seems that he’ll still get …read more

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Chris Weidman argues he should get Robert Whittaker title fight before Yoel Romero

Yoel Romero’s big knockout of Luke Rockhold at UFC 221 this past weekend wasn’t enough to stop other middleweights from making a push for a title shot against champ Robert …read more

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Former UFC Champion Believes He Should Be Next For Robert Whittaker

One former UFC champion believes he should be next in line for Robert Whittaker. That fighter is former UFC middleweight champ Chris Weidman, who gave his take on the title …read more

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Chris Weidman Believes he Should be Next in Line for Title Shot Against Robert Whittaker

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion Chris Weidman was in attendance over the weekend to help promote UFC 221 in Perth, Australia. …read more

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Posted on February 12, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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Chris Weidman argues he deserves next crack at UFC middleweight champ Robert Whittaker

Last weekend, in the main event of UFC 221, former Olympic silver medalist Yoel Romero knocked out former UFC and Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold. With this win, Romero is …read more

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Chris Weidman: I Think I Should Fight Robert Whittaker

Unsurprisingly, Weidman thinks his stoppage win over Kelvin Gastelum should grant him the next title shot at 185 pounds. Chris Weidman has been out of action for several months …read more

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Weidman: I should get next title shot against Robert Whittaker after UFC 221

At UFC 221 in Perth, Western Australia, Chris Weidman discusses his hopes to fight next for the UFC middleweight title against Robert Whittaker, how close he was to fighting Luke …read more

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Yoel Romero vs. Chris Weidman full fight video

At UFC 205, back on Nov. 12, 2016, Yoel Romero took on former UFC champ Chris Weidman in a pivotal middleweight bout. That night in New York City, Romero brutally …read more

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Yoel Romero to make interim title history at UFC 221 with a rare twist

Nov 12, 2016; New York, NY, USA; Yoel Romero (blue gloves) celebrates after defeating Chris Weidman (red gloves) during UFC 205 at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: …read more

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UFC 221 free fight video: Watch Yoel Romero demolish Chris Weidman at UFC 205

Before Yoel Romero steps into the Octagon to face Luke Rockhold in the main event of UFC 221 this weekend (Sat., Feb. 10, 2018) in Perth, Australia, let’s take a …read more

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Soft-spoken knockout artist Thiago 'Marreta' Santos learning to ask for more – and wouldn't mind Chris Weidman in New York

It’s hard to think of a line that better encapsulates Thiago “Marreta” Santos’ MMA career more than the one that the UFC middleweight said, himself, before Saturday’s UFC Fight Night …read more

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Watch Yoel Romero KO Chris Weidman (UFC 221 Free Fight)

Yoel Romero defeated Chris Weidman in memorable fashion at the historic UFC 205 event in New York in 2016. …read more

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Posted on February 6, 2018, 2:16 am By
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Weidman on Anderson Silva’s tarnished legacy: ‘You fail a drug test, your whole career is in question’

Former middleweight champion Chris Weidman gave his thoughts on Anderson Silva’s second failed drug test and potential career ending suspension. Anderson Silva’s career isn’t winding down the way just about …read more

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Chris Weidman believes failed drug tests have tarnished Anderson Silva’s legacy

For a time, Anderson Silva stood out as the greatest mixed martial artist alive. Eventually, however, his reign was brought to an abrupt and violent halt by a young Chris …read more

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Chris Weidman on Jacare Souza: “I would love to test myself against him”

Next week, UFC 221 is headlined by a big middleweight fight to determine the interim champion while undisputed champion, Robert Whittaker recovers on the sideline. In that interim title fight …read more

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Chris Weidman targeting winner of Luke Rockhold-Yoel Romero for his UFC return

Chris Weidman wants either a title shot, or a title eliminator fight when he returns to the cage.

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman has his eyes set on gold …read more

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Posted on February 1, 2018, 1:16 am By
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Jacare Souza: Bout With Chris Weidman Makes Sense

Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza wouldn’t mind throwing leather with Chris Weidman. Souza is coming off a first-round knockout victory over Derek Brunson in a rematch from their 2012 encounter. In their …read more

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Chris Weidman wants to test himself against Ronaldo Souza and ‘Jacare’ says ‘my pleasure’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will attempt to sort through most of its middleweight clutter this year, now that all of the stars have aligned, so to speak, in or around …read more

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‘Jacare’ Souza feels he’s earned UFC title shot already, but is open to fighting Chris Weidman next

Ronaldo Souza considered retiring from mixed martial arts while he dealt with injuries and surgeries over the past year, but only needed one round to prove he’s still got it.
“Jacare” …read more

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Posted on January 31, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Staying busy with MSG TV work during injury, Chris Weidman eyes interim title shot in UFC return

Chris Weidman has been sidelined with a thumb injury since beating Kelvin Gastelum over the summer. The former UFC middleweight champion’s schedule hasn’t exactly slowed down, though.
Weidman has been doing …read more

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Chris Weidman discusses injured thumb, hopes to schedule fight next month

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman really wants to get back inside of the Octagon, but the New York native currently has a thumb that just won’t heal.
Weidman, 33, has …read more

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Posted on January 20, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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The MMA Road Show with John Morgan No. 147 – Los Angeles, Boston: UFC 220 and Bellator 192 previews, featuring Stipe Miocic, Daniel Cormier, Chris Weidman

Episode No. 147 of “The MMA Road Show with John Morgan” podcast is now available for streaming and download.
MMAjunkie lead staff reporter John Morgan hosts the show while traveling the …read more

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Gian Villante recalls being mistaken for Patriots star Rob Gronkowski

BOSTON — At UFC 220 media day, Gian Villante discusses his light heavyweight fight against Francimar Barroso, using Chris Weidman as a head coach for the first time, his resemblance …read more

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Chris Weidman talks about being Gian Villante’s head coach for first time, recent thumb surgery

BOSTON — At UFC 220 media day, Chris Weidman discussed his first time serving as head coach for Gian Villante, Villante’s fight against Francimar Barroso, Weidman’s recent surgery, the state …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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