Tag Archives: WEC
The Sacramento Kid?

As expected, former UFC bantamweight title contender Urijah Faber, who wore gold as a featherweight for WEC, is getting closer to making his MMA comeback after retiring from combat sports …read more

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Posted on May 15, 2019, 2:47 pm By
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Aldo ‘upset’ after fighting ‘so badly’ in loss to Volkanovski

The former WEC and UFC featherweight champion reflected on his defeat to Alex Volkanovski. Any feint hopes Jose Aldo had of becoming UFC champion again were effectively dashed last Saturday, …read more

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Posted on May 13, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Watch MMA Junkie Radio here (8 p.m. ET) with Anthony Pettis, Fernanda Prates, Brett Okamoto

MMA Junkie Radio kicks off tonight at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT) with guests Anthony Pettis, Fernanda Prates, and Brett Okamoto.
Pettis, the former WEC and UFC lightweight champion and …read more

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Posted on May 11, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Embedded! Watch Aldo, Penn Get Chummy In Rio

Roughly a decade ago, BJ Penn was the UFC lightweight champion of the world at the same time Jose Aldo was WEC featherweight champion. Fast forward to 2019 and neither …read more

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Posted on May 10, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Report | UFC looking at matching Brian Ortega vs Zabit Magomedsharipov

The UFC featherweight division has gotten deeper and deeper over the years since it was introduced with the absorption of the WEC in 2011.
Since then, fighters within the weight class …read more

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Bellator 220 results: Benson Henderson edges Adam Piccolotti in thriller (Highlights)

Following the first match-up featuring former champions, Bellator 220’s main card rolled on as the former WEC and UFC lightweight king, Benson Henderson returned. Standing across from him was the …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Benson Henderson still open to welterweight fights, but has eye on Bellator lightweight title

When it comes to the discussion of who is the greatest lightweight fighter of all time, debates can’t be had without the mention of the former WEC and UFC king, …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Benson Henderson driven by goal of being champion in third organization

Benson Henderson, a former UFC and WEC champion, has his sights set on adding a Bellator lightweight belt to his collection. And he won’t stop until it happens. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Stephen Thompson concerned about brain health, hopes for August return

UFC Nashville was headlined by a pretty unique match-up, to say the least. The main event of the promotion’s return to the state of Tennessee saw former WEC and UFC …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2019, 6:16 am By
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Lodune Sincaid, 'TUF 1' alum and former WEC champ, dead at 45

An “Ultimate Fighter 1” cast member who later went on to hold WEC gold has died.
Lodune Sincaid died on April 7, exactly one month short of his 46th birthday, according …read more

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Posted on April 12, 2019, 12:16 am By
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‘The Ultimate Fighter’ Season 1 Competitor Lodune Sincaid Dead at 45

Lodune Sincaid, former UFC and WEC competitor, and member of the inaugural season of “The Ultimate Fighter” has died at age 45. …read more

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Posted on April 11, 2019, 11:46 pm By
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