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David Michaud Reveals Game Plan for LFA 19 Main Event

Looking back on his win this past April over Jake Lindsey at LFA: Sioux Falls Fight Night, welterweight veteran David Michaud is pleased with just about everything that happened in …read more

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‘I’m Scared to Fight Everyone” Says Georges St-Pierre

Returning UFC legend Georges St-Pierre responded to fans who claim he is scared of welterweight champion Tyron Woodley According to GSP, he is scared of everyone – he just fights …read more

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Rafael Dos Anjos: After I fight Tyron Woodley, people would want to buy his pay-per-views

Rafael Dos Anjos believes he can fare well against current welterweight champion Tyron Woodley. The last time Tyron Woodley finished a fight was when he won the belt against …read more

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Luke Rockhold: For his sake, Chris Weidman better hope we don’t rematch despite looking ‘decent’ against a welterweight

Chris Weidman returned to the win column at UFC on FOX 25 a few months ago, choking out Kelvin Gastelum to break his three fight skid.
And while “All American” …read more

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Rafael Dos Anjos disses Tyron Woodley, explains how he’d beat the champ

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is looking like a bigger and bigger problem for any welterweight contender hoping to capture the divisional title. Yet former UFC lightweight champ Rafael dos …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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Gary Balletto Jr. Comfortable Wherever His CES 45 Bout with Nick Alley Goes

Following a defeat in his pro MMA debut two years ago, welterweight prospect Gary Balletto Jr. was able to turn things around and currently he finds himself on a three-fight …read more

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Porter meets Dulorme on Mayweather vs. McGregor Prelims on FOX & FOX Deportes

LAS VEGAS (August, 10, 2017) – Former world champion and top welterweight contender “Showtime” Shawn Porter (27-2-1, 17 KOs) will take on former title challenger Thomas Dulorme (24-2, 18 KOs) …read more

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Mayweather vs. McGregor FOX Prelims Features Shawn Porter vs. Thomas Dulorme

Former world champion and top welterweight contender “Showtime” Shawn Porter (27-2-1, 17 KOs) will take on former title challenger Thomas Dulorme (24-2, 18 KOs) in a 10-round showdown that headlines …read more

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Colby Covington trashes Magny and RDA: They wouldn’t fight me if I went up and b*tch-slapped them in front of their girl

Over the last few months, Colby Covington and his friend and training partner Jorge Masvidal have made repeated callouts of fellow welterweight contenders Rafael Dos Anjos and Neil Magny. Unfortunately, …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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Johny Hendricks vs. Paulo Borrachinha added to UFC 217

Former champion Johny Hendricks meets Paulo Borrachinha in November. Johny Hendricks continues his middleweight venture as Combate reports that the former welterweight champion meets up-and-coming Paulo Borrachinha at UFC 217, …read more

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Johny Hendricks meets Paulo Borrachinha at UFC 217

The UFC has added another middleweight clash to its return to Madison Square Garden.
Former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks is set to take on rising prospect Paulo Borrachinha in a 185-pound …read more

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Michael Bisping was robbed and had a near-death experience in Hawaii

UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping will defend his title against former welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre at UFC 217 this November at Madison Square Garden.
Prior to beginning his training camp, “The …read more

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Bellator Free Fight Featuring Bellator 182’s Brennan Ward

The next card up on the docket will be Bellator 182 later this month with Brennan Ward taking on Fernando Gonzalez in a key welterweight bout. But before that goes …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 on what Stephen Thompson must do to earn trilogy fight

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley and top ranked welterweight contender Stephen Thompson have been into the Octagon together twice. In both fights, the sraps were regarded as being rather lackluster, …read more

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UFC Fight Night 114 official weigh-ins video, photos: WEC never die!

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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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Tyron Woodley: Wonderboy would have to walk on water to get another shot

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley discusses interim belts, UFC marketing and title challengers with Stephie Haynes. This past weekend, Tyron Woodley successfully defended his welterweight crown for the third time …read more

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Michael Bisping Predicts He’ll Knock George St-Pierre Out

The middleweight title fight between champion Michael Bisping and former welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre is back on and has a date. The two will meet in the UFC 217 main …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos Coming For Welterweight Gold, Woodley Responds

Rafael dos Anjos is eyeing welterweight gold, but the champion isn’t amused. On Sept. 9, dos Anjos will step inside the Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada for UFC 215. …read more

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Mike Perry on Thiago Alves: “I hope he does miss weight!”

On September 16, when the UFC touches down in Pittsburgh, PA, ever entertaining welterweight “Platinum” Mike Perry will step onto the canvas with former welterweight title challenger Thiago Alves. Alves, …read more

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Mike Perry wants to be the first fighter to really “run through” Thiago Alves

On September 16, when the UFC touches down in Pittsburgh, PA, rising welterweight slugger “Platinum” Mike Perry will look to take another big step up the ranks with a win …read more

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Michael Bisping vs Georges St-Pierre odds: ‘The Count’ opens as betting underdog against returning ‘Rush’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight titleholder Michael Bisping will headline the upcoming UFC 217 pay-per-view (PPV) mixed martial arts (MMA) event against former welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre, who returns from …read more

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UFC 217 opening odds: Who's the favorite – champ Michael Bisping or Georges St-Pierre?

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Bisping (30-7 MMA, 20-7 …read more

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Unbeaten welterweight Darren Till signs new 5-fight UFC deal

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Tyron Woodley: The Georges St-Pierre Fight ‘Was Never Going to Happen’

When former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre announced that he was returning to the Octagon, he was slated to face middleweight champion Michael Bisping. The fight was nixed when St-Pierre revealed …read more

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Tyron Woodley & Dana White Have ‘Squashed The Beef’

The latest chapter of the on/off feud between UFC President Dana White and welterweight title holder Tyron Woodley appears to have been ended… Woodley, coming off the back of a …read more

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Dana White says he ‘talked’ with Tyron Woodley after champ demanded apology

According to UFC president Dana White, he and welterweight champ Tyron Woodley have “talked” following White’s criticism after UFC 214 and Woodley’s demand for a public apology. Things between Dana …read more

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Dana White and Tyron Woodley make peace after Woodley threatened to leak information

UFC President Dana White was not happy with the UFC 214 welterweight title fight performance from Tyron Woodley, which took place over the weekend in Anaheim, California.
White stated that Woodley …read more

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Dana White and Tyron Woodley Reportedly Squash Their Feud

The relationship between UFC president Dana White and welterweight champion Tyron Woodley exploded into a contentious feud over the weekend following Woodley’s heavily criticized victory over Demian Maia at UFC …read more

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Woodley: I will be best welterweight of all-time ‘by default’ if St-Pierre doesn’t fight me

Tyron Woodley believes he automatically should be considered best all-time welterweight if Georges St-Pierre does not end up fighting him. On Saturday night at UFC 214, Tyron Woodley successfully …read more

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Tyron Woodley Demands Public Apology From Dana White

Tyron Woodley has unleashed verbal hell on Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White. Woodley successfully retained his welterweight title this past Saturday night (July 29) inside the Honda Center …read more

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Tyron Woodley on GSP: if he does not fight me, by default I will be the best welterweight of all-time

Former UFC welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre, who has not fought since late 2013, is widely regarded as the greatest welterweight of all time. Current UFC welterweight champ Tyron Woodley, who …read more

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Robbie Lawler on Potential Title Shot: ‘I’m Not Too Worried About That’

Robbie Lawler isn’t too concerned about whether or not he’ll get the next welterweight title opportunity. This past Saturday night (July 29), “Ruthless” took on Donald Cerrone inside the Honda …read more

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Morning Report: Tyron Woodley: If GSP doesn’t fight me, by default I will be the best welterweight of all-time

On Saturday evening in the co-main event of UFC 214, Tyron Woodley successfully defended his welterweight title against No. 1 contender Demian Maia. It was Woodley’s third defense of the …read more

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Trading Shots: Who's really to blame for a boring welterweight title fight at UFC 214?

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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 …read more

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White Claims Michael Bisping vs. Georges St-Pierre is Back On

UFC President Dana White has confirmed that following Tyron Woodley’s underwhelming performance against Demian Maia, Michael Bisping will fight the former welterweight champion in his return to the promotion On, …read more

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Pros react to Robbie Lawler’s thrilling victory over Donald Cerrone

Fight fans were treated to an awesome welterweight scrap at last night’s UFC 214 event in Anaheim, as “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler took on Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone.
The former UFC welterweight champion …read more

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Tyron Woodley defends methodical UFC 214 title win over Demian Maia

While it may have been light on thrills, Tyron Woodley’s third welterweight title defense was another success and he’s not apologizing to anybody for his careful approach.
“The Chosen One” took …read more

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Dana White Buries Tyron Woodley: ‘People Don’t Want to Watch You Fight’

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UFC president Dana White had some pretty harsh words for welterweight champion Tyron Woodley following his victory over Demian Maia at UFC 214.
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Shots After The Bell: Tyron Woodley is the latest champ to get thrown under the bus

Another week, another UFC champion getting thrown under the bus by Dana White. This time it’s welterweight champ Tyron Woodley, who had his second stinker of a match in a …read more

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UFC 214 results: Tyron Woodley defends belt against Demian Maia by decision

In the UFC 214 co-main event, welterweight champ Tyron Woodley defended his belt for the third time against Demian Maia by unanimous decision. Tyron Woodley defended his welterweight title for …read more

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UFC 214 results: Tyron Woodley stymies Demian Maia to retain welterweight title

Tyron Woodley has retained the UFC welterweight title after defeating Demian Maia by unanimous decision.
The welterweight title bout was the co-main event of today’s UFC 214 event at Honda Center …read more

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UFC 214 live blog: Tyron Woodley vs. Demian Maia

This is the UFC 214 live blog for Tyron Woodley vs. Demian Maia, a welterweight bout at Saturday night’s UFC event at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif.
Woodley, who is …read more

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Robbie Lawler Defeats Donald Cerrone in Exciting Anaheim Scrap

Robbie Lawler (28-11, 1 NC) did enough to get past Donald Cerrone (32-9, 1 NC). For the first time since July 2016, Lawler stepped inside the Octagon. His welterweight tilt …read more

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UFC 214 Results: Robbie Lawler defeats Donald Cerrone

A key welterweight scrap between former division champion Robbie Lawler and perennial contender Donald Cerrone took place during tonight’s UFC 214 main card from Anaheim, California.
Round one begins and Lawler …read more

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UFC 214 results: Robbie Lawler outlasts Donald Cerrone in slugfest

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Robbie Lawler wasted little time giving the fans what they wanted in his highly anticipated UFC 214 welterweight matchup with Donald Cerrone.
The former UFC welterweight champ came …read more

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UFC 214 live blog: Robbie Lawler vs. Donald Cerrone

This is the UFC 214 live blog for Robbie Lawler vs. Donald Cerrone, a welterweight bout at Saturday night’s UFC event at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif.
Lawler, who has …read more

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UFC 214 fight card primer: Tyron Woodley vs. Demian Maia

Bloody Elbow presents its fight primer coverage for UFC 214 on Saturday, July 29th in Anaheim, California. Here, we take a look at the welterweight title fight between champion Tyron …read more

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Tyron Woodley vs. Demain Maia: Joe Rogan UFC 214 Preview

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UFC commentator Joe Rogan breaks down the UFC 214 co-main event between welterweight champion Tyron Woodley and top 170-pound contender Demian Maia.
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Robbie Lawler vs. Donald Cerrone: ‘Somebody is Getting Knocked Out’

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Former welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone will meet in a welterweight showdown at UFC 214 on Saturday.
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UFC 214 official weigh-in results

Don’t miss out: Click here for UFC 214 PPV ordering informationUFC 214, which is headlined by the light heavyweight title bout between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones, the welterweight title …read more

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Jake Shields Has Unfinished Business with Jon Fitch as PFL Gets Underway

For more than a decade, Jake Shields has been considered one of the best welterweight fighters on the planet and he doesn’t plan on letting that moniker slip away any …read more

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Tyron Woodley vs. Demian Maia, Cris Cyborg vs. Tonya Evinger: UFC 214 Inside the Octagon Preview

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Dan Hardy and John Gooden break down two title fights at UFC 214, the welterweight bout between Tyron Woodley and Demian Maia plus the women’s featherweight bout between …read more

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Don't ask Tyron Woodley about McGregor, Mayweather or f'ing Georges St-Pierre ahead of UFC 214

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Although UFC President …read more

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Robbie Lawler discusses whether he's truly a closet John Cena fan

LA MIRADA, Calif. — At UFC 214 media day, former welterweight champion Robbie Lawler discusses his upcoming fight against Donald Cerrone, his decision to leave ATT, spending the past year …read more

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Tyron Woodley Claims Preparing for Demian Maia’s Style Made Him a Better Mixed Martial Artist

As soon as Tyron Woodley captured welterweight gold with a first-round knockout of Robbie Lawler last July at UFC 201, he set his sights on a few potentially lucrative “money …read more

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Demian Maia: I Couldn’t Make Any Mistakes During Abbreviated Camp for UFC 214

After Demian Maia earned his seventh straight Octagon triumph over Jorge Masvidal at UFC 211 to cement his status as the No. 1 contender in the welterweight division, he talked …read more

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Woodley didn't want to wait, always interested in Maia fight

When Demian Maia defeated Jorge Masvidal at UFC 211 in Dallas, the Brazilian standout cemented his position as the No. 1 contender in the welterweight division and earned the opportunity …read more

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UFC 214: Tyron Woodley Vows to Submit Demian Maia

Asked for his own fight prediction at UFC 214 Saturday night, welterweight champion Tyron Woodley didn’t hesitate. “I’m going to go out there, take him down and submit him,” Woodley …read more

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Posted on July 27, 2017, 3:16 am By
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VIDEOS | UFC 214 title fight staredowns

This Saturday, the UFC will host a trio of title fights from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California as the light heavyweight title, the welterweight title, and the women’s featherweight …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos vs. Neil Magny set for UFC 215

Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will look to go 2-0 at welterweight, as he faces Neil Magny this September. The UFC’s debut show in the Canadian city of …read more

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Woodley: Win over Maia is ‘not a huge step’ to being greatest welterweight of all-time

Tyron Woodley thinks very little about what a potential win over Demian Maia can do for his career. Tyron Woodley is not too thrilled about his upcoming fight against …read more

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Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Neil Magny, Mitch Clarke vs. Alex White Added to UFC 215 Lineup

A pair of bouts have been added to the UFC 215 lineup, as Rafael dos Anjos will face Neil Magny at welterweight and Mitch Clarke will meet Alex White at …read more

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Tyron Woodley has his reasons on why Georges St-Pierre doesn’t want to fight him

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is set to defend his title this weekend at UFC 214 against Demian Maia. Maia has proved to be a top welterweight contender after dropping …read more

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Adam Piccolotti vs. Goiti Yamauchi added to Bellator 183 in San Jose

Bellator’s return to its home base in California continues to build with the addition of a new welterweight bout.
Adam Piccolotti (9-0 MMA, 5-0 BMMA) will take on Goiti Yamauchi (21-3 …read more

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Lorenz Larkin vs. Paul Daley set for Bellator 183 in San Jose

Bellator has set up a cracking welterweight fight for their September show in San Jose. Bellator’s welterweight roster is probably the deepest of any of any division with some …read more

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Tyron Woodley vs. Demian Maia: UFC 214 Countdown

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In the UFC 214 co-main event, welterweight champion Tyron Woodley readies to face jiu-jitsu master Demian Maia, who patiently racked up seven straight wins en route to his …read more

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Breaking! Paul Daley returns at Bellator 183 this September

A key welterweight bout has been added to Bellator 183 which takes place September 23 in San Jose, California.
As first reported by The Telegraph, knockout artists Paul Daley and …read more

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Ben Askren to Face Zebastian Kadestam at ONE Championship Event in Shanghai

Ben Askren will be back in action on Sept. 2 at ONE: Heroes of the Empire. The welterweight champion is set to defend his title against Swedish challenger Zebastian Kadestam …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum ‘gonna push for’ return to welterweight following UFC on FOX 25 loss

Kelvin Gastelum wants to return to the welterweight division after his submission loss to Chris Weidman at UFC on FOX 25 on Saturday. Kelvin Gastelum has moved between middleweight and …read more

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UFC Long Island, The Morning After: Kelvin Gastelum insists he wants to try making welterweight again - ‘170 is my home’

What you may have missed from last night … How many times do we have to go through this with Kelvin Gastelum?
He has missed weight, not once, not twice, but …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum issues statement, requests persmission to return to welterweight

Kelvin Gastelum (13-3, 1 no-contest) suffered a third-round submission loss to former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman in the main event of UFC on FOX 25 last night on Long …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum planning welterweight return after loss to 'really strong' Chris Weidman

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5517894222001Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosUNIONDALE, N.Y. – Kelvin Gastelum has never believed competing in the middleweight division would lend to the maximization of his fighting potential. Losing …read more

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Neil Magny cleared to fight after 8-months

UFC welterweight Neil Magney has been absent from the Octagon since his UFC 207 win over former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks back in December. The win was a particularly …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC on FOX 25: Weidman vs. Gastelum - FOX prelims preview

Check out the televised prelims of UFC on FOX 25, featuring a competitive scrap between welterweight contenders Alex Oliveira and Ryan LaFlare. It isn’t difficult to look at the televised …read more

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The MMA Hour - 391 - Demian Maia

Demian Maia will preview his UFC 214 welterweight title fight versus Tyron Woodley. …read more

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Ricky Rainey-Marc Stevens Welterweight Bout Added to Bellator 182 on Aug. 25

Ricky Rainey will lock horns with Marc Stevens in a welterweight bout at Bellator 182 on Aug. 25. …read more

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Valdir Araujo vs. Adriano Capitulino, Gustavo Balart vs. Jorge Calvo headline Titan 45

A pair of title eliminators will headline Titan FC 45.
Ultimate Fighter alum Valdir Araujo takes on Adriano Capitulino in the welterweight main event of the Aug. 16 card in Pembroke …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Ponzinibbio Fantasy Rewind

Santiago Ponzinibbio sent a strong message to the welterweight division that he’s gunning for anybody and everybody in the top 10 after he put on a stunning performance with a …read more

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Santiago Ponzinibbio Eyeing Bouts With Neil Magny & Carlos Condit

Santiago Ponzinibbio wants a higher ranked welterweight in his next outing. “Gente Boa” earned a huge knockout victory over Gunnar Nelson yesterday (July 16) inside The SSE Arena in Glasgow, …read more

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Santiago Ponzinibbio Knocks Out Gunnar Nelson in UFC Fight Night 113 Headliner

Santiago Ponzinibbio made a statement in the biggest way possible Sunday, taking just 1:22 to knock out Gunnar Nelson in the first round of a welterweight clash that served as …read more

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Santiago Ponzinibbio ices Gunnar Nelson in the first

In an international clash of culture and style, the welterweight ice king of Iceland, Gunnar Nelson, faced off against hard-hitting Argentinean Santiago “Gente Boa” Ponzinibbio in the main event today …read more

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UFC Fight Night 113 photos

The UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Ponzinibbio photos are for Sunday’s UFC event in Glasgow, Scotland. In the main event, welterweight contenders Gunnar Nelson and Santiago Ponzinibbio collided to move …read more

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UFC Fight Night 113 Prelims: Danny Roberts Flattens Bobby Nash in Second Round

Danny Roberts got back on the winning track in a big way Sunday, knocking out Bobby Nash in the second round of a welterweight fight that served as the featured …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Ponzinibbio live results, discussion, play by play

Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s UFC event in Glasgow, which will be headlined by a welterweight fight between Gunnar Nelson and Santiago Ponzinibbio. Join us today on Bloody Elbow for …read more

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Ben Askren gives Demian Maia’s ‘basic’ takedowns no chance against Tyron Woodley at UFC 214

Demian Maia will finally get his chance to fight for welterweight gold when he takes on UFC champion Tyron Woodley at UFC 214 on July 29 live on pay-per-view (PPV) …read more

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UFC Glasgow weigh-in results: One fighter misses weight

Sunday night in Scotland, the UFC will host ‘UFC Fight Night: Glasgow’ which will be headlined by a welterweight fight between Iceland’s Gunnar Nelson and Argentina’s Santiago Ponzinibbio.
Prior to that …read more

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Fight Night Glasgow - Fight by Fight Preview

GUNNAR NELSON VS SANTIAGO PONZINIBBIOGunnar Nelson and Santiago Ponzinibbio are two of the most intriguing fighters in the welterweight division, but for different reasons. Nelson is a technical wizard whose …read more

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Gunnar Nelson Targets Top Ranked Opponent After UFC Fight Night 113

Gunnar Nelson wants to get back in the thick of things at welterweight. Nelson will step inside the The SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland this Sunday (July 16). Sharing the …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs Ponzinibbio Fantasy Cheat Sheet

For the first time in two years, the UFC returns to Scotland this weekend with a welterweight headliner featuring two of the best in the world in the main event, …read more

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Demian Maia Talks Short Training Camp For UFC 214 Title Bout

Demian Maia will finally get a crack at welterweight gold, but there’s a catch. Maia just had a tough fight against Jorge Masvidal in May. He’ll have to have freshened …read more

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8-bout lineup complete for this month's 'Victory FC 58: Cochrane vs. Pitolo' event

The lineup for this month’s Victory FC 58 event is now complete with the addition of seven new bouts to support a previously announced main event.
Featuring a welterweight bout of …read more

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Pro Fighters League debuts with 291,000 viewers

The new organization that replaced the World Series of Fighting, had its first show on Friday, headlined by former UFC top welterweight contender Jon Fitch. The debut of the Pro …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Georges St-Pierre issues formal challenge to Michael Bisping, texts Dana White

Georges St-Pierre still wants his fight with UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping.
The former welterweight champion issued a formal challenge to Bisping, calling him to fight on Nov. 4 at Madison …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Georges St-Pierre formally challenges Michael Bisping to November showdown

Earlier this year, the UFC announced that former welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre was coming out of retirement to challenge middleweight champion Michael Bisping for the middleweight title.
Despite the fact that …read more

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Fight Nights Global 70 Weigh-in Results: Palhares, Ivanov Cleared for Main Event Clash

The Fight Nights Global 70 headliner will move forward as planned, as both Rousimar Pahlares and Alexei Ivanov have been cleared for their welterweight showdown. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Despite Injury, Anticipated Donald Cerrone-Robbie Lawler Clash Rescheduled for UFC 214 in Anaheim

The anticipated welterweight clash between former Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight king Robbie Lawler and “Cowboy” Donald Cerrone will still take place in the month of July, just three weeks later …read more

Source:: Sherdog

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