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Today in MMA history, Luke Rockhold got his first UFC win en route to eventual title

Five years ago today, Luke Rockhold picked up a win that changed the trajectory of his entire career.
Rockhold already had experienced plenty of success. He was Strikeforce’s final middleweight champion …read more

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Posted on January 16, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Luke Rockhold def. Costas Philippou at UFC Fight Night 35: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Luke Rockhold’s TKO win over Costas Philippou at UFC Fight Night 35 from The Arena at Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Ga. (Photos by Joshua S. …read more

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Luke Rockhold doesn’t understand Anthony Smith receiving UFC title shot

Former UFC and Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold’s days at 185 pounds are no more.
The American Kickboxing Academy product had been hinting for months about jumping up to the light …read more

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Luke Rockhold: Jon Jones Doesn't Want it With Cormier at Heavyweight

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion Luke Rockhold believes Jon Jones is avoiding fighting Daniel Cormier at heavyweight as that’s where he feels “DC” has the biggest advantage given his …read more

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AUDIO | Anthony Smith sends firey response to ‘arrogant prick’ Luke Rockhold

“I would fight that guy in aisle five of Walmart.“– @lionheartasmithresponds to Luke Rockhold’s comments about him #TLTS @lthomasnews pic.twitter.com/jjjS1n1BCT
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“Are we going to …read more

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Posted on January 9, 2019, 12:46 am By
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Cleanup (Rockhold) In Aisle Five

If you know anything about Luke Rockhold, you know the man is not short on confidence. To some, he may even be considered overly-arrogant. Those closest to him, however, say …read more

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Posted on January 8, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Luke Rockhold believes Jon Jones is trying to ‘manipulate’ Daniel Cormier back down to light heavyweight

Daniel Cormier is no longer the UFC light heavyweight champion. That much is certain.
The reigning heavyweight champion previously relinquished his light heavyweight crown just days before Jon Jones and Alexander …read more

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Luke Rockhold says Jon Jones doesn’t want to give Daniel Cormier ‘any advantages’ by fighting him at heavyweight

Jon Jones vs Daniel Cormier is one of the greatest rivalries in MMA history. Now that Jones is back and the light heavyweight champion once again, it can potentially set …read more

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The MMA Hour with Jimmy Smith, Luke Rockhold, Mike Winkeljohn, Colby Covington, Monday Morning Analyst, Sound Off and more

12 p.m.: Show open. After a brief introduction, we’ll figure out just how formidable a challenge Kamaru Usman is for Tyron Woodley in the Monday Morning Analyst.
12:35 p.m.: 5 minutes …read more

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Luke Rockhold Moving Up to Get After ‘Princess’ Jon Jones

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold declared his intent to move up to the light heavyweight division last month saying the move was “long overdue.” On Saturday, Rockhold called out …read more

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Posted on January 6, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Rockhold Sends Message To Jones - ‘I’m Coming, Princess’

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold has been long rumored to make an eventual move up to 205 pounds.
While Rockhold has yet to officially fight at light heavyweight, the change …read more

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Posted on January 5, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Rockhold: I’m moving up to 205 to get after ‘princess’ Jones

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold is calling out Jon Jones. “Just hold tight, I’m coming princess.”
Those are the words of former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold, whose next fight …read more

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Posted on January 5, 2019, 9:46 pm By
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Luke Rockhold targets ‘princess’ Jon Jones, likes how they match up stylistically

Luke Rockhold thinks he can accomplish something his longtime teammate Daniel Cormier failed to do on two occasions.
Beat Jon Jones.
A former UFC middleweight champion, Rockhold is poised to make a …read more

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Luke Rockhold sends a message to ‘beatable’ Jon Jones

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold is confident that he has the skillset required to dethrone current UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones.
Rockhold recently spoke with TMZ Sports where he …read more

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Posted on January 5, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Luke Rockhold has message to 'beatable' Jon Jones: Hold tight – I'm coming, princess

Luke Rockhold believes he’ll be a new man in the light heavyweight division, and he’s not waiting for his debut in the division to announce himself as a contender to …read more

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Luke Rockhold is Done with Middleweight, Eyes UFC Light Heavyweight Debut

Luke Rockhold hasn’t fought in nearly a year, but next time he does, he insists it will be at light heavyweight.
Rockhold is a former UFC and Strikeforce middleweight champion and …read more

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Posted on December 23, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Morning Report: Luke Rockhold says he’s officially ‘done with middleweight’

For the last few months, Luke Rockhold has toyed with the idea of abandoning the middleweight division to move up the greener pastures of light heavyweight. Now it seems that …read more

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Posted on December 21, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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Luke Rockhold says middleweight days over, wants March return at light heavyweight

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Luke Rockhold has been sidelined most of 2018, but is hopeful for a return in the first quarter of …read more

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Rockhold announces move to 205

Former UFC champion Luke Rockhold says his body falls apart when he cuts down to 185 pounds, so he’ll be much happier as a light heavyweight. It sounds like Luke …read more

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Posted on December 20, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Luke Rockhold announces he is ‘done with middleweight,’ bashes light heavyweight rivals

Former Strikeforce and UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold is heading to light heavyweight. After teasing the move for months, Rockhold committed to it on a recent episode of Submission Radio.

“I’m …read more

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Luke Rockhold: “I’m Done With Middleweight, It’s Time To Move Up”

It looks like former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold is finally pulling the trigger on a jump to light heavyweight. Rockhold teased as much earlier this year but instead signed …read more

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Posted on December 20, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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Michael Bisping Was Prepared to Retire If He Lost to Luck Rockhold at UFC 199

When Michael Bisping walked into the octagon to face Luke Rockhold at UFC 199 for the middleweight championship he was prepared to announce his retirement if he had lost.
“When I …read more

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Posted on December 14, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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