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Michael Bisping Offers Words Of Encouragement To Downtrodden Luke Rockhold

Former UFC champion Luke Rockhold sustained yet another brutal knockout loss in his last fight at July 6’s UFC 239. After knockout losses in two of his last three at …read more

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Posted on July 22, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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Bisping: ‘I feel bad’ for Rockhold but ‘it looks like his career is over’

UFC Hall-of-Famer Michael Bisping comments on Luke Rockhold’s second consecutive knockout loss at UFC 239. Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold are known bitter rivals from when the vied for …read more

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Michael Bisping believes Luke Rockhold is ‘done’ following latest knockout loss

Michael Bisping did not take any pleasure from watching his former rival Luke Rockhold get knocked out by Jan Blachowicz earlier this month at UFC 239.
Rockhold had his light heavyweight …read more

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Michael Bisping Feels Sorry for Luke Rockhold: “He’s Done”

Michael Bisping took home the middleweight championship in 2016 with great ceremony after knocking Luke Rockhold out after a quarrelsome build-up. If there were a video dictionary and you looked …read more

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Hot Tweets: Jon Jones’s strategy at UFC 239, shocking knockouts, and best fighter no one is talking about

Lot’s of stuff happened since last we spoke. Jorge Masvidal broke a UFC record, Jon Jones lost a fight (but kept his belt), and Luke Rockhold’s career ended – basically. …read more

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Morning Report: Anthony Smith goes off on Corey Anderson: ‘No one wants to watch you f*cking dry hump someone’s leg for 15 minutes’

On Saturday night at UFC 239, Anthony Smith won a minor victory without ever stepping in the cage when Luke Rockhold got knocked out by Jan Blachowicz. Smith and Rockhold …read more

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White hints at retirement for Holly Holm: ‘She’s had an amazing career’

“I’m just saying that because I care about her as a person.” Dana White has been very vocal about wanting Luke Rockhold to retire after suffering a devastating knockout loss …read more

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Posted on July 11, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Anthony Smith rips Luke Rockhold after UFC 239 knockout loss: 'He looked like a coward'

It’s no secret that Anthony Smith is not a Luke Rockhold fan. So it goes without saying that watching Rockhold get knocked out last Saturday at UFC 239 was at …read more

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Smith on Rockhold’s KO loss: I would have loved to put him out like that

Anthony Smith says Luke Rockhold’s pre-fight ‘cockiness’ caught up to him after suffering a KO loss this past weekend at UFC 239. Anthony Smith was glad to see Luke Rockhold …read more

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Smith: MMA Gods Punished Rockhold For His Never-Ending Arrogance

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion, Luke Rockhold, told the mixed martial arts (MMA) media that he was ready to shut down the light heavyweight division after parting ways …read more

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Posted on July 10, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Anthony Smith reacts to rival Luke Rockhold’s KO loss

Ahead of his light heavyweight debut opposite Jan Blachowicz, former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold had a lot to say about a handful of the division’s top stars — namely …read more

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Anthony Smith Believes Luke Rockhold Deserved KO Loss at UFC 239

Anthony Smith was keeping a close eye on Luke Rockhold’s latest fight inside of the Octagon as the two fighters have history. Rockhold has made it known in the …read more

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Morning Report: Anthony Smith comments on Luke Rockhold’s KO loss: ‘I think he absolutely deserves it’

Over the past year, Anthony Smith and Luke Rockhold have been engaging in a war or words. It started when Rockhold made clear his intentions to move up to 205 …read more

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Jan Blachowicz explains how Michael Bisping helped him KO Luke Rockhold at UFC 239

When it comes to Luke Rockhold’s recent rollercoaster ride with his fighting career, many point to his middleweight title loss to Michael Bisping at UFC 199 as the beginning of …read more

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Luke Rockhold, Jon Jones face potential six-month suspensions from UFC 239 injuries

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold could be on the sidelines at least six months after suffering a broken jaw in his fight against Jan Blachowicz at UFC 239.
On Monday, …read more

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Jon Jones recounts pre-fight encounter with Luke Rockhold

UFC 239, which went down on Saturday night in Las Vegas, was a big card for the light heavyweight division. In the second bout of the main card, former UFC …read more

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What's next for UFC 239 fighters, including Jones and Nunes?

Jon Jones and Amanda Nunes don’t appear to have clear-cut title challengers immediately awaiting them, while former middleweight champ Luke Rockhold may have to contemplate his future after another brutal …read more

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White thinks Rockhold should retire following KO loss at UFC 239

“He’s had a good career. He’s been a great fighter. I’d like to see him hang it up.” Luke Rockhold’s light heavyweight debut at UFC 239 was a disaster.
The former …read more

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Dana White calls for Luke Rockhold to retire after suffering broken jaw at UFC 239

Luke Rockhold suffered a broken jaw during his brutal knockout loss to Jan Blachowicz at UFC 239 on Saturday night.
That’s according to UFC president Dana White, who not only announced …read more

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Dana White: I think Luke Rockhold should talk about hanging it up

UFC president Dana White would like to see Luke Rockhold call it quits after his recent knockout loss.
On the main card of UFC 239, Rockhold made his light heavyweight debut …read more

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Dana White: Luke Rockhold broke his jaw at UFC 239 and should retire from fighting (video)

Former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold made his light heavyweight debut on Saturday at UFC 239 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and suffered a vicious knockout loss to Jan Błachowicz. …read more

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Dana White says Luke Rockhold broke jaw at UFC 239, urges ex-champ to 'hang it up'

LAS VEGAS – UFC president Dana White believes it’s time for Luke Rockhold to retire after the former champion was knocked out in brutal fashion yet again at UFC 239.
Rockhold …read more

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UFC 239 results: Jan Blachowicz drops hammer on Luke Rockhold in second

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Luke Rockhold’s predictions of light heavyweight dominance were ended violently by Jan Blachowicz.
Blachowicz (24-8 MMA, 7-5 UFC) dropped Rockhold …read more

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Jan Błachowicz ruins Luke Rochold’s light heavyweight debut at UFC 239 with knockout win

Former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold made his light heavyweight debut on Saturday on the UFC 239 main card at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The Californian didn’t get an easy …read more

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UFC 239 results: Jan Blachowicz flattens Luke Rockhold with devastating second round KO

Jan Blachowicz gave Luke Rockhold a very rude welcome to the light heavyweight division on Saturday night at UFC 239.
The top 10 ranked contender from Poland sent Rockhold packing with …read more

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Pros react to Blachowicz’s vicious KO of Rockhold at UFC 239

Jan Blachowicz knocked Luke Rockhold in the second round of their bout at UFC 239. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to the fight. Luke Rockhold’s light heavyweight debut at UFC …read more

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Posted on July 7, 2019, 3:46 am By
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UFC 239 Highlights: Jan Blachowicz KO’s Luke Rockhold With Thunderous Shot

Jan Blachowicz finishes Luke Rockhold with a thunderous shot. The two fighters met in a light heavyweight bout at the UFC 239 pay-per-view event from the T-Mobile Arena in Las …read more

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Pros react to Jan Blachowicz knocking out Luke Rockhold at UFC 239

A light heavyweight bout between Jan Blachowicz and former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold took place at tonight’s UFC 239 event.
Luke Rockhold was returning to action for the first time since …read more

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UFC 239 results: Blachowicz KOs Rockhold in round 2

Jan Blachowicz knocked out Luke Rockhold in the second round on the UFC 239 PPV main card. The UFC 239 PPV main card was just the setting where the promotion’s …read more

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Twitter reacts to Jan Blachowicz's brutal KO of Luke Rockhold at UFC 239

Jan Blachowicz earned the most significant win of his career on Saturday when he defeated former UFC champ Luke Rockhold at UFC 239.
Blachowicz (24-8 MMA, 7-5 UFC) rebounded from a …read more

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UFC 239 live blog: Rockhold vs. Blachowicz

This is the UFC 239 live blog for Luke Rockhold vs. Jan Blachowicz, a light heavyweight bout at Saturday’s UFC event at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Rockhold, the former UFC …read more

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UFC 239 Results: Jan Blachowicz KO’s Luke Rockhold (Video)

A light heavyweight bout between Jan Blachowicz and former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold took place at tonight’s UFC 239 event.
Luke Rockhold returns to action for the first time since suffering …read more

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Luke Rockhold wants ‘biggest’ fights at light heavyweight and Anthony Smith doesn’t qualify

Luke Rockhold will officially embark on a new career as a light heavyweight on Saturday night when he faces Jan Blachowicz on the main card at UFC 239 from Las …read more

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Jan Blachowicz makes prediction for fight with ‘scared’ Luke Rockhold

As Luke Rockhold closes in on his light heavyweight debut opposite Jan Blachowicz, scheduled for UFC 239 on Saturday night, he’s already talking about a potential title fight with divisional …read more

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Jan Blachowicz on Luke Rockhold: ‘I’ll teach him to respect me in the fight’ 

Jan Blachowicz insists that he will make Luke Rockhold respect him as he is set to welcome the former middleweight champion to the light heavyweight division this Saturday night at …read more

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The MMA Road Show with John Morgan, No. 223 – UFC 239 preview with Simon Head, Holly Holm, Jorge Masvidal, Luke Rockhold, Michael Chiesa

Episode No. 223 of “The MMA Road Show with John Morgan” podcast is now available for streaming and download.
MMA Junkie lead staff reporter John Morgan hosts the show while traveling …read more

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Jan Blachowicz predicts stoppage of Luke Rockhold at UFC 239: 'He's a good fighter ... but I'm better'

LAS VEGAS – Light heavyweight contender Jan Blachowicz is looking to bounce back into the win column by handing former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold a debut loss at 205 …read more

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Jan Blachowicz predicts stoppage of Luke Rockhold at UFC 239: 'He's a good fighter ... but I'm better'

LAS VEGAS – Light heavyweight contender Jan Blachowicz is looking to bounce back into the win column by handing former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold a debut loss at 205 …read more

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Jan Blachowicz predicts second-round KO of Luke Rockhold at UFC 239

LAS VEGAS — At media day for UFC 239, Jan Blachowicz talks about what Luke Rockhold had to say about his feet, how he feels about Rockhold looking past him, …read more

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UFC 239 Embedded, Episode 4: ‘This is Las Vegas, we’re all gamblers’

In the fourth episode of UFC 239 Embedded, Luke Rockhold works out in his room, Michael Chiesa works out in the PI, the fighters do workouts, and more. …read more

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Happier and healthier Luke Rockhold says he'll 'hunt' Jan Blachowicz at UFC 239

LAS VEGAS – During past fight weeks, Thursdays weren’t particularly kind to Luke Rockhold. However, UFC 239 fight week has been much different.
The former UFC middleweight champ Rockhold (16-4 MMA, …read more

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Luke Rockhold says ‘fake’ Jon Jones comes across as acting

Luke Rockhold doesn’t believe Jon Jones is genuine when it comes to addressing the media and fans.
Rockhold and Jones will be featured on the UFC 239 card this Saturday night …read more

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Watch MMA Junkie Radio here at 8 p.m. ET with Luke Rockhold, Diego Sanchez, Donald Cerrone

MMA Junkie Radio kicks off tonight at 8 p.m. ET with special guests Luke Rockhold, Diego Sanchez, and Donald Cerrone.
Rockhold, the former UFC middleweight champion, meets Jan Blachowicz in a …read more

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Chris Weidman says rematch with Luke Rockhold ‘definitely on the agenda’

Chris Weidman is still interested in a rematch with Luke Rockhold. Chris Weidman believes it’s inevitable that he will cross paths with Luke Rockhold again, especially now that both fighters …read more

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Jan Blachowicz Preparing ‘For The Best Luke Rockhold Ever’

Jan Blachowicz is set to welcome Luke Rockhold to the light heavyweight division at UFC 239. The former middleweight champion is coming off of a knockout loss to Yoel Romero …read more

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Luke Rockhold believes UFC 239 win could earn title shot

On Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 239, light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and challenger Thiago Santos will step into the cage together with gold on the line. …read more

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Luke Rockhold looking to go ‘straight through’ to Jon Jones with win at UFC 239

Luke Rockhold isn’t wasting time now that he’s fighting at light heavyweight.
The former UFC middleweight champion has been out of action for over a year, first dealing with a shin …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Ralph Lauren unveils new fragrance in honor of Luke Rockhold’s 100% UFC finish rate

A fragrance fit for the man who insists on finishing every time.

Luke Rockhold has had one …read more

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Chris Weidman: rematch with Luke Rockhold is ‘on the agenda’

In December of 2015, Luke Rockhold handed Chris Weidman his first professional loss, and stole the middleweight belt from him in the process.
Given the competitive nature of this title fight, …read more

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Weidman Eyes Rockhold Rematch, Then ‘Bones’

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight champion Luke Rockhold will make his Light heavyweight debut this Saturday (July 6, 2019) when he faces off against Jan Blachowicz at UFC 239 …read more

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Chris Weidman: Avenging loss to Luke Rockhold 'definitely on the agenda' at light heavyweight

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After suffering four losses in his past five fights, paired with back-to-back surgeries, Chris Weidman has decided to make …read more

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UFC 239 Clash: Rockhold Vs. Blachowicz!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight veterans Jan Blachowicz and Luke Rockhold will square off this Saturday (July 6, 2019) at UFC 239 from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, …read more

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UFC 239: Jan Blachowicz not worried about Luke Rockhold's southpaw stance

Jan Blachowicz is set to welcome Luke Rockhold to the light heavyweight division, and believes he’s ready for whatever Rockhold has to offer.
The two square off on the main card …read more

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Model fighter? Rockhold on the art of balancing MMA and modeling

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold also works as a model when he’s not in the Octagon. So how does he handle getting punched in the face? …read more

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A model fighter: Rockhold not worried about injuries affecting his bottom line

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold also works as a model when he’s not in the Octagon. So how does he handle getting punched in the face? …read more

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Luke Rockhold comments on Chris Weidman’s move to light heavyweight

Luke Rockhold is aware of Chris Weidman’s planned move to light heavyweight and he feels it was the right choice.
Back in Dec. 2015, Rockhold and Weidman did battle for the …read more

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Luke Rockhold downplays Anthony Smith’s win over Alexander Gustafsson

Earlier this month, in the main event of UFC Stockholm, Anthony Smith picked up arguably the biggest win of his MMA career, submitting three-time light heavyweight title challenger Alexander Gustafsson. …read more

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Francis Ngannou ‘Definitely’ Wants ‘Legit’ Jon Jones Fight

Add Francis Ngannou to the growing list of fighters looking to take on UFC champ Jon Jones. Just today (June 27, 2019), fighters like Luke Rockhold and Matt Hamill expressed …read more

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Video: See how Luke Rockhold is preparing for light heavyweight debut at UFC 239

Luke Rockhold has teased a potential move up to light heavyweight for years. Next week at UFC 239, however, he will finally make the change in weight class.
The former UFC …read more

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Posted on June 27, 2019, 9:46 pm By
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Luke Rockhold: Jon Jones Is Scared To Fight ‘DC’ At Heavyweight

Former UFC 185-pound champion Luke Rockhold is set for his light heavyweight debut. Rockhold will take on Jan Blachowicz on the main card of next week’s (Sat., July 6, 2019) …read more

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Luke Rockhold calls 'dibs' on Jon Jones since he's scared to fight Daniel Cormier at heavyweight

Luke Rockhold has already made headlines since announcing his move up to light heavyweight, and he hasn’t even fought yet.
The former UFC middleweight champion Rockhold (16-4 MMA, 6-3 UFC) will …read more

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Anthony Smith: Luke Rockhold Must Earn Fight Against Me

Anthony Smith has made no secret of his desires to punch Luke Rockhold repeatedly in the face, even if he had to settle for doing it in the middle of …read more

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Anthony Smith to rivals Luke Rockhold and Corey Anderson: ‘Earn it’

Last weekend, Anthony Smith established himself as one of the top contenders in the light heavyweight division by defeating Alexander Gustafsson — something only a few truly elite fighters have …read more

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Twitter Mailbag: No longer a 'California Kid,' Urijah Faber's middle-aged comeback highlights an eternal MMA truth

Why is Urijah Faber making a comeback after going out on a win? Should we be more excited about Luke Rockhold’s potential at light heavyweight? And who wins in a …read more

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Rockhold on Smith’s comments: I didn’t realize I was still in his head

Luke Rockhold is amused by Anthony Smith’s comments about wanting to “drill a hole through his face.” Luke Rockhold has commented on Anthony Smith’s tirade towards him that ‘Lionheart’ made …read more

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