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Carlos Condit Puts off Retirement, Wants Fight in ‘December or January’

Former interim UFC welterweight champion Carlos Condit has his sights set on competing once more. After a loss last summer to Demian Maia via submission, many wondered if “The Natural …read more

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Carlos Condit wants to fight again — maybe even before the end of the year

It has been 13 months since Carlos Condit last stepped into the Octagon. After losing to Demian Maia by first-round submission at UFC on FOX 21 in August 2016, Condit …read more

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UFC Pittsburgh’s Kamaru Usman can wear Tyron Woodley out because his shovel is bigger

Two men have tried to dethrone current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight champion Tyron Woodley from the top of the 170-pound mountain, and both Stephen Thompson and Demian Maia have …read more

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When's UFC champ Tyron Woodley coming back? He's currently weighing options

July 29, 2017; Anaheim, CA, USA; Tyron Woodley is declared the winner and retains his title against Demian Maia during UFC 214 at Honda Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA …read more

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After big UFC 215 win, Rafael Dos Anjos calls out Tyron Woodley

Earlier this month, UFC matchmaker Sean Shelby made the surprising admission that, if Demian Maia couldn’t be ready in time to battle welterweight champ Tyron Woodley at UFC 214, the …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos says champ Tyron Woodley ‘played safe’ at UFC 214

Tyron Woodley successfully defended his UFC welterweight belt with a unanimous decision victory over Demian Maia at UFC 214 on July 29, but the promotion had a backup plan in …read more

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Tyron Woodley Willing to Go to Middleweight to Chase Down Georges St-Pierre

When Tyron Woodley stepped into the Octagon in July to face Demian Maia, he already had his sights set on a potential showdown with Georges St-Pierre later in the year.
Woodley …read more

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Colby Covington Calls Tyron Woodley a Fraud & a Fake

Colby Covington continues to try to poke at Tyron Woodley. Covington has a bout against Demian Maia on Oct. 28 at UFC Fight Night 119. “Chaos” will be going for …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2522 with Colby Covington

Stream or download Tuesday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guest Colby Covington.
UFC welterweight Covington phoned in to talk about his upcoming fight vs. Demian Maia on Oct. 28 at UFC …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2522 with UFC Fight Night 119's Colby Covington

Stream or download Tuesday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guest Colby Covington.
Covington called in to talk about his Oct. 28 fight at UFC Fight Night 119 vs. Demian Maia in …read more

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Demian Maia jokingly invites Conor McGregor to a jiu-jitsu match

Demian Maia talks about the promotion and all the money behind Conor McGregor’s fight against Floyd Mayweather. After watching Conor McGregor go at it with Floyd Mayweather, Brazilian jiu-jitsu blackbelt, …read more

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Maia-Covington one of five bouts added to Sao Paulo card

Sao Paulo’s favorite fighting son, Demian Maia, will fight in his hometown for the first time since 2014 when he faces fellow welterweight contender Colby Covington at Ginásio do Ibirapuera …read more

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Demian Maia vs Colby Covington on tap for UFC Fight Night 119 in Brazil

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight title contender Demian Maia will assume the role of 170-pound gatekeeper when he collides with streaking division up-and-comer Colby Covington at the upcoming UFC …read more

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Demian Maia vs. Colby Covington Booked For UFC Fight Night 119

Demian Maia and Colby Covington are set to clash at UFC Fight Night 119. Maia and Covington will trade leather on Oct. 28. The action will take place inside the …read more

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Report: Demian Maia takes on Colby Covington at UFC Sao Paulo

UFC welterweight contenders Demian Maia and Colby Covington will meet on October 28 in Brazil. Demian Maia does not want to stay away from the Octagon for too long following …read more

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Demian Maia, Colby Covington set to meet at UFC Fight Night 119 on Oct. 28

Colby Covington’s campaign might not have earned him many fans among his peers, but it was effective.
After taking aim at a few targets, including 170-pound champ Tyron Woodley, Covington (12-1 …read more

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UFC Fight Night 119 Update: Demian Maia, Colby Covington to Meet in Sao Paulo

Recent welterweight title challenger Demian Maia will attempt to take down one of the division’s top prospects when he faces Colby Covington at UFC Fight Night 119 in Sao Paulo. …read more

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Demian Maia vs. Colby Covington added to UFC Fight Night 119 in Sao Paulo

Colby Covington will fight in enemy territory the next time he enters the Octagon.
The American Top Team product will face Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace Demian Maia at the UFC Fight Night …read more

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Georges St-Pierre: I’m not scared of Tyron Woodley ... I’m scared of all my opponents

When he realized he lost out on the opportunity to fight Georges St-Pierre next because of his lackluster performance against Demian Maia at UFC 214, Tyron Woodley wasn’t too disappointed. …read more

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Assessing Risk: Did Tyron Woodley employ the right strategy against Demian Maia at UFC 214?

Tyron Woodley won convincingly at UFC 214, but did he really employ an optimal strategy? For many fans, Tyron Woodley’s dominant welterweight title defense against Demian Maia represented a black …read more

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Colby Covington gives update on possible fight with Demian Maia

Earlier this week, rising UFC welterweight Colby Covington made a clever callout of recent welterweight title challenger Demian Maia. On Wednesday’s edition of BJ Penn Radio, Covington gave an update …read more

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Colby Covington challenges Demian Maia while throwing shade at Tyron Woodley

UFC welterweight Colby Covington is a rising star in the UFC’s stacked welterweight division.
“Chaos” has won four fights in a row, his latest being a lopsided decision victory over highly …read more

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Tyron Woodley to Georges St-Pierre: Be honest, admit why you’re really coming back to UFC

Tyron Woodley doesn’t think the competitive itch made Georges St-Pierre want to return to the Octagon.
The current UFC welterweight champion, who recently successfully defended his belt against Demian Maia at …read more

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Posted on August 6, 2017, 1:16 pm By
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Tyron Woodley discusses mending relationship with Dana White

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is fresh off a decision win over Demian Maia this past weekend, where he defended his welterweight title in rather lackluster fashion. Following that, Woodley …read more

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The MMA Hour - 393 - Tyron Woodley

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley looks back on his win over Demian Maia at UFC 214. …read more

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Posted on August 4, 2017, 5:16 am By
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Tyron Woodley explains how he squashed his beef with Dana White

Last weekend, in the co-main event of the blockbuster UFC 214, UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley defended his title with a decision defeat of grappling whiz Demian Maia. Unfortunately, this …read more

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Morning Report: Tyron Woodley says he and Dana White have cleared the air after their public feud stemming from UFC 214

On Saturday evening at UFC 214, Tyron Woodley won a clear decision over number one contender Demian Maia to retain his UFC welterweight title, stopping all 21 of Maia’s takedowns …read more

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Tyron Woodley discusses potential options for his next title defense

Last Saturday, in the co-main event of UFC 214, Tyron Woodley made a third defense of the UFC welterweight title with a decision defeat of Demian Maia. Unfortunately, Woodley suffered …read more

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Posted on August 2, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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Tyron Woodley fires back at Michael Bisping, remains satisfied with UFC 214 performance

UFC welterweight champ Tyron Woodley (18-3-1) successfully defended his title this past weekend in Anaheim, scoring a unanimous decision victory over top contender Demian Maia in the co-main event of …read more

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Tyron Woodley discusses his relationship with Dana White, gives timeline for UFC return

Tyron Woodley (18-3-1 MMA) successfully defended his title this past weekend in Anaheim, scoring a unanimous decision victory over top contender Demian Maia in the co-main event of UFC 214.
“The …read more

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Colby Covington explains why he sided with Dana White against Tyron Woodley

On Saturday night, Tyron Woodley defended his title with a unanimous decision of Demian Maia. Regrettably, the fight was a bit of a slow one, and it generated quite a …read more

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Tyron Woodley shuts down possible Robbie Lawler title shot, compares him to Ronda Rousey

Last Saturday night, in the co-main event of UFC 214, Tyron Woodley defended his title for a third time, defeating dangerous grappler Demian Maia with an admittedly tepid unanimous decision. …read more

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Dana White claims to have squashed beef with Tyron Woodley, Woodley responds

Over the weekend, Tyron Woodley defended his UFC welterweight title for a third time with a decision triumph over Demian Maia. Regrettably, the slow nature of Woodley’s win generated quite …read more

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