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Kelvin Gastelum spits fire at Luke Rockhold over ‘midget’ remarks

We imagine things between Gastelum and Rockhold will only get more heated until their inevitable throwdown. When it comes to middleweights deserving of a titleshot in a post-GSP landscape, Kelvin …read more

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Luke Rockhold: AKA isn’t what it used to be

Leading up to his middleweight title fight in Australia, Rockhold talks Kelvin Gastelum and training changes. Luke Rockhold is a big middleweight, and he makes pretty much all the rest …read more

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Luke Rockhold: ‘I’d Slap Kelvin Gastelum Down Real Quick’

Former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold is relieved that Georges St-Pierre relinquished the title and feels the division is starting to return to normal. He’ll face former interim titleholder Robert Whittaker …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 1:16 am By
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VIDEO | Robert Whittaker Disappointed He Couldn’t Fight Idol Georges St-Pierre

After the shake-up at middleweight, everything seems to have returned to normal. Not only is there movement, not only does Robert Whittaker get a fight, it’s with Luke Rockhold for …read more

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VIDEO | Luke Rockhold Threatens to Slap ‘Little Midget’ Kelvin Gastelum

It was like magic. Georges St-Pierre left the middleweight division and a tidal wave of movement happened with no one having to fight each other. Luke Rockhold got a middleweight …read more

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Posted on December 14, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Luke Rockhold Calls Kelvin Gastelum ‘Little Midget,” Not Training at AKA Before Title-Fight

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold will try to reclaim the title in 2018 when he faces off against Robert Whittaker in Australia at UFC 221. The 33-year-old Rockhold (16-3) …read more

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VIDEO | Coach Admits He Thought Michael Bisping Would KO Georges St-Pierre

Just last week, Georges St-Pierre vacated his freshly won UFC middleweight title, directly promoting Robert Whittaker’s fight with Luke Rockhold in Perth for the undisputed belt. It was the fallout …read more

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Robert Whittaker and Luke Rockhold react to Georges St-Pierre vacating the middleweight title

Shortly after winning the UFC middleweight title with an exciting, third-round submission of Michael Bisping, Georges St-Pierre vacated that title, citing ongoing health concerns that will likely keep him on …read more

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Robert Whittaker and Luke Rockhold’s First UFC 221 Face-Off Video

The first face off!! @RobWhittakerMMA vs. LukeRockhold at #UFC221
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UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and challenger Luke Rockhold squared off for the first …read more

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Robert Whittaker vs Luke Rockhold staredown video from UFC 221 media day

Now that Georges St-Pierre has vacated the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title, Robert Whittaker — who previously defeated Yoel Romero for the interim strap — will move on to …read more

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VIDEO | Robert Whittaker and Luke Rockhold have their first staredown in Australia

Shortly after winning the UFC middleweight title with an exciting, third-round submission of Michael Bisping, Georges St-Pierre vacated that title, citing ongoing health concerns that will likely keep him out …read more

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Robert Whittaker, Luke Rockhold face off ahead of UFC 221 title fight

Just days after being promoted the undisputed UFC middleweight champion, Robert Whittaker has already faced off with his next opponent.
Whittaker will headline UFC 221 in Perth on Feb. 10 against …read more

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Champ Robert Whittaker and UFC 221 opponent Luke Rockhold discuss GSP's departure

July 8, 2017; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Robert Whittaker (blue gloves) celebrates after fighting Yoel Romero (red gloves) during UFC 213 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

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Kelvin Gastelum Allegedly Turns Down Huge Main Event for UFC Belem

Once it was announced that Luke Rockhold was fighting Robert Whittaker in Perth for the middleweight title, Kelvin Gastelum took to social media to voice his opinion and declare that …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum Clowns UFC and Claims Robert Whittaker Took the ‘Easy Road’

It didn’t take Nostradamus to predict that Kelvin Gastelum wasn’t going to like Luke Rockhold getting the title shot against Robert Whittaker. The next day after Georges St-Pierre announced he …read more

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Early Odds Released on Luke Rockhold and Robert Whittaker’s Title Fight

After a log jam that brought the middleweight division to a screeching halt, there is about to be a tidal wave of movement like someone blew up a dam. Georges …read more

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Robert Whittaker vs Luke Rockhold odds: ‘Reaper’ opens as slight favorite for UFC 221 main event

Now that Georges St-Pierre has vacated the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title, Robert Whittaker — who previously defeated Yoel Romero for the interim strap — will move on to …read more

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Odds: Robert Whittaker is Slight Betting Favorite in Title Bout With Luke Rockhold

Robert Whittaker has opened up as a slight favorite in his title defense against Luke Rockhold. Last night (Dec. 7), the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) announced that Georges St-Pierre vacated …read more

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Posted on December 8, 2017, 4:16 pm By
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UFC 221 odds: Early money on Robert Whittaker over Luke Rockhold

MMA fans – well, MMA bettors, anyway – like Robert Whittaker’s chances to beat Luke Rockhold.
As announced on Thursday, middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre (26-2 MMA, 20-2 UFC) has vacated his …read more

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Georges St-Pierre Vacates; Robert Whittaker vs. Luke Rockhold for Undisputed Title at UFC 221

Georges St-Pierre is no longer the UFC middleweight champion.
On Thursday, St-Pierre officially surrendered his title to focus on his health after being diagnosed with colitis just recently and the UFC …read more

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Posted on December 8, 2017, 2:47 am By
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St-Pierre vacates 185 title; Whittaker elevated

With Georges St-Pierre vacating the UFC’s middleweight championship to focus on his health, Robert Whittaker is now the division’s titleholder. Whittaker will face Luke Rockhold in the main event of …read more

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UFC moving ahead with Robert Whittaker vs. Luke Rockhold for UFC 221 in Australia

Whittaker will defend his middleweight title against Rockhold in Perth, but will it be the interim belt or the real thing? It sounds like Robert Whittaker is getting his big …read more

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Report: Robert Whittaker vs. Luke Rockhold booked for UFC 221 in Australia

Is the UFC moving on from Georges St-Pierre? It certainly seems that way with a title fight taking place in Australia that doesn’t involve him. It appears that the UFC …read more

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BREAKING | Robert Whittaker vs Luke Rockhold is on for UFC 221 in Perth!

There were rumblings and rumors floating around about this fight potentially coming to fruition. Especially after current UFC Middleweight champion, Georges St-Pierre’s recent news regarding whether or not he’ll come …read more

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Posted on December 8, 2017, 12:46 am By
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Robert Whittaker vs. Luke Rockhold slated for UFC 221

The UFC appears to be moving on with its middleweight division.
The promotion is on the verge of officially booking Robert Whittaker vs. Luke Rockhold for UFC 221 on Feb. 10 …read more

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Luke Rockhold on Michael Bisping’s Quick Turnaround: That’s F*cking Ridiculous

Luke Rockhold doesn’t agree with Michael Bisping being allowed to fight twice in one month. Bisping lost his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title to Georges St-Pierre on Nov. 4 …read more

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Luke Rockhold: Michael Bisping is ‘not on my radar anymore’

Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping has talked about making the UFC’ London event on March 17 the site of his farewell fight.
Consider rival Luke Rockhold uninterested.
Rockhold and …read more

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Luke Rockhold puts UFC on blast: ‘Your investment is into Dana White,’ instead of fighters

Luke Rockhold has a bone to pick with the UFC’s current promotional strategy. Especially the emphasis the company places on Dana White. Michael Bisping may no longer be UFC middleweight …read more

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Luke Rockhold vs. Robert Whittaker? Kelvin Gastelum gets out in front to make his case

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCIf Luke Rockhold is next for Robert Whittaker, Kelvin Gastelum has something to say.
Word around the campfire is that former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold may get …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum mocks Luke Rockhold on social media with mock poll

Kelvin Gastelum thinks it’s a joke that Luke Rockhold is being considered to challenge Robert Whittaker for the interim middleweight title. Kelvin Gastelum made it clear that he wants to …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum Reacts to Luke Rockhold Potentially Fighting Robert Whittaker

The news is still as fresh as the Christmas trees your neighbors are probably already putting up: Luke Rockhold is slated to fight interim UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker at …read more

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Report: Talks ‘Underway’ Regarding Robert Whittaker-Luke Rockhold at UFC 221

It is still in the beginning stages, but talks have started regarding a potential middleweight title fight for the interim belt between Robert Whittaker and Luke Rockhold. Preliminary talks are …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum roasts Luke Rockhold with social media poll

Earlier this week, on the latest edition of The MMA Hour, former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold called for a fight the division’s interim champion Robert Whittaker.
“They have to make …read more

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Luke Rockhold: ‘The Sport is Losing its Integrity’

Former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold isn’t happy with the current state of the UFC’s 185-pound division or the sport as a whole. When Chris Weidman was forced out of their …read more

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Posted on December 6, 2017, 1:16 pm By
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Luke Rockhold Urges Georges St-Pierre to Vacate Middleweight Division

The biggest critic of Georges St-Pierre getting a middleweight title shot in his return to fighting at UFC 217 on Nov. 4 was former champion Luke Rockhold.
St-Pierre had never fought …read more

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Posted on December 6, 2017, 2:46 am By
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Luke Rockhold: UFC needs to start investing in its fighters, not in Dana White

For the longest time, former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight champion Luke Rockhold has been mired in a beef with the promotion’s matchmakers, which has fogged the 185-pound division dating …read more

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Luke Rockhold has a stern message for Georges St-Pierre

Now that Georges St-Pierre is the UFC middleweight champion, the big question is, who does he fight next? Though interim middleweight champion Robert Whittaker would seem to be the most …read more

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Luke Rockhold wants to fight ‘real champion’ Robert Whittaker after Georges St-Pierre started ‘backtracking’ with claims of colitis

Current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre recently revealed that a bad case of colitis will sideline him for the foreseeable future, putting the division on hold for …read more

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Dana White will be ‘Super Pissed’ if GSP Doesn’t Defend Title

There’s no shortage of contenders in the UFC’s middleweight division. Former champions Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman are still considered to be at the top of the heap while dangerous …read more

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Luke Rockhold Hits the Links with Former Boss Scott Coker

Former UFC middleweight champion, Luke Rockhold has been outspoken regarding his discontent for the middleweight title picture. Being an active part of that picture since his debut in the UFC …read more

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Posted on November 25, 2017, 1:16 am By
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Luke Rockhold has a simple request for UFC and Georges St-Pierre: Make up your f—king minds

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Luke Rockhold, like the rest of the field at 185 pounds, was forced to ride the pine while Michael Bisping defended his title …read more

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Luke Rockhold is ready to fight Robert Whittaker if Georges St-Pierre doesn’t

Last weekend, in the main event of UFC 217, Georges St-Pierre captured the UFC middleweight title with a third-round submission over Michael Bisping. Though St-Pierre previously stated that he’s contractually …read more

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Morning Report: Luke Rockhold says Georges St-Pierre is 'trying to find his way out' of fighting Robert Whittaker

Since Michael Bisping knocked out Luke Rockhold last year at UFC 199 to claim the UFC middleweight title, the 185 pound division has been in a complicated spot. Despite the …read more

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Derek Brunson Says He’ll Earn a Title Shot With Win Over Luke Rockhold

If Derek Brunson can get a bout with Luke Rockhold, he believes a victory would earn him a middleweight title shot. Brunson is coming off a first-round knockout win over …read more

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Posted on November 6, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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Derek Brunson: Finish over Luke Rockhold would definitely be ‘title shot worthy’

Derek Brunson believes an impressive win over a top contender in the UFC middleweight division would earn him a title shot. Derek Brunson thinks he is just one win away …read more

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Derek Brunson beefs with Luke Rockhold on Twitter: ‘I’ve seen more streaks in constipated underwear’

Fresh off his scintillating knockout over former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida last month, rising middleweight contender Derek Brunson is hoping to land another former champion his next time …read more

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'Silly arse kid' Luke Rockhold and 'not worth my time' Derek Brunson chirp on Twitter

So much for Derek Brunson’s attempt to book a fight with a former UFC middleweight champion.
Brunson (18-5 MMA, 9-3 UFC), who scored a quick win over Lyoto Machida (22-8 MMA, …read more

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Derek Brunson calls out Chris Weidman and Luke Rockhold, Weidman responds

Last weekend, in the main event of the UFC’s action packed returned to Sao Paulo, Brazil, Derek Brunson shot up the middleweight rankings with a first-round drubbing of Lyoto Machida.
Post-fight, …read more

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Derek Brunson Says he Can Knock Out Luke Rockhold

Derek Brunson believes he can finish former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title holder Luke Rockhold. Last night (Oct. 28), Brunson knocked out the returning Lyoto Machida in enemy territory. …read more

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Derek Brunson believes Luke Rockhold puts him 1 fight from title shot

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCSAO PAULO – Credit UFC light heavyweight champion and commentator Daniel Cormier for bringing middleweight Derek Brunson out of his shell.
Brunson (18-5 MMA, 9-3 UFC), the …read more

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