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Brennan Ward Feels he & Paul Daley Are ‘One of The Last Old-School Guys’

The co-main event of this Saturday night’s (Jan. 21) Bellator 170 card has the potential to be one of the most thrilling fights of the year. Welterweight heavy hitters Brennan …read more

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Ben Saunders was broke before Court McGee win

On Sunday night, the UFC returned to Phoenix, Arizona with an exciting night of fights. The second fight on the main card occurred at welterweight, where gritty veteran Ben Saunders …read more

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Kamaru Usman maps out his ideal opponents for his next three fights

Undefeated Blackzilians staple Kamaru Usman is one of the fastest rising prospects in the welterweight division. He also understands the value of a good, old fashioned call-out, which is why …read more

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UFC 209: Woodley vs. Thompson 2 fight card

Check out the current fight card for the UFC 209 pay-per-view in Las Vegas, Nevada, which features a welterweight title rematch between Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson in the main …read more

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UFC Fight Night 103 video highlights: Ben Saunders vs. Court McGee

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosLike the co-main event, the welterweight fight between Ben Saunders and Court McGee featured some questionable judging.
That judging worked out well for Saunders (21-7 MMA, 8-4 …read more

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UFC Phoenix results: Ben Saunders defeats Court McGee

UFC Phoenix Results: Ben Saunders vs. Court McGee
The second fight of the UFC Phoenix main card a clash of gritty welterweight fighters, as the veteran Ben Saunders took on TUF …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC: Rodriguez vs. Penn - Main card preview

Get the dirt on UFC: Rodriguez vs. Penn FS1 main card, featuring longtime fan favorites Court McGee and Ben Saunders facing off in a welterweight battle. For all of the …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2361 with Bellator 170's Brennan Ward

Stream or download Thursday’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guest Brennan Ward.
Ward, a former Bellator middleweight title challenger, has won five of six since dropping to welterweight – with all …read more

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BJ Penn vs Jose Aldo? ‘Prodigy’ won’t sleep at night until he wins UFC featherweight title

The boy who cried championship?
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight and welterweight titleholder, B.J. Penn, is returning to mixed martial arts (MMA) this Sunday night (Jan. 15, 2017) at UFC …read more

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How About Tarec Saffiedine-Rafael Dos Anjos? Former Strikeforce Champ Extends Invite

Tarec Saffiedine believes he is the perfect fighter to welcome Rafael dos Anjos to the welterweight division.

@RdosAnjosMMA I hear you want to make a move to the WW division! Let’s …read more

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Tarec Saffiedine wants to be Rafael dos Anjos’ first fight at welterweight

Veteran fighter Tarec Saffiedine would like to be the first guy on Rafael dos Anjos’ welterweight dance card. A few days ago, former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos announced …read more

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Tyron Woodley admits Stephen Thompson has got under his skin ahead of UFC 209 rematch

At UFC 205 back in November, UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley stepped into the Octagon to fight streaking welterweight contender Stephen Thompson in a highly anticipated showdown.
For Thompson, he was …read more

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Former Strikeforce champ Tarec Saffiedine invites ex-UFC champ Rafael dos Anjos to welterweight

Former Strikeforce champ and UFC welterweight Tarec Saffiedine would like to welcome ex-lightweight champ Rafael dos Anjos to his division.
“I hear you want to make a move to the WW …read more

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Stephen Thompson explains why he will win rematch with Tyron Woodley

At UFC 205, the UFC’s inaugural event at the Madison Square Garden back in November, streaking welterweight contender Stephen Thompson stepped into the Octagon to fight recently-crowned welterweight champion Tyron …read more

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Classy Demian Maia has – of course – a classy response to UFC 209's welterweight title fight

Aug 27, 2016; Vancouver, BC, Canada; Carlos Condit (blue gloves) fights Demian Maia (red gloves) during UFC Fight Night at Rogers Arena. Mandatory Credit: Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports

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Brian Stann: ‘Tyron Woodley Rematch is Dangerous for Wonderboy’

The title rematch between welterweight champion Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson is set. The two warriors will trade leather once again at UFC 209 inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las …read more

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If Tyron Woodley Can Beat “Wonderboy”, Will The People Accept Him As Their Champ?

Tough Crowd
To put it concisely, welterweight champion Tyron Woodley rubs people the wrong way. Whether it’s for lack of personality, big money fight call outs, or playing the race card, …read more

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Demian Maia Responds to Missing Out on Welterweight Title Shot

If Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson didn’t have an exciting five-round war at UFC 205, it’s safe to say Demian Maia would be the welterweight title challenger at UFC 209. …read more

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Demian Maia nothing but gracious after being snubbed of title shot

At UFC 205, UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley and welterweight #1 contender Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson stepped into the Octagon for what turned out to be an epic welterweight showdown.
The fight …read more

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Video: BJ Penn ‘ready to return’ at UFC Phoenix

Former lightweight and welterweight champion, B.J. Penn, makes his return to the Octagon this Sunday (Jan. 15, 2017), taking on Yair Rodriguez in the main event of the upcoming UFC …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum hopes to be a force at middleweight and welterweight

Kelvin Gastelum is one of the best welterweights on the planet, but there’s a definite asterisk attached to that statement. The young contender has missed the division’s 170-pound weight limit …read more

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Rafael Dos Anjos explains his move to welterweight

After back-to-back losses to Eddie Alvarez and Tony Ferguson, former lightweight champion Rafael Dos Anjos has announced his intention to move to the 170-pound welterweight division. The former champ made …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos: ‘I Wanted to Stop Sacrificing so Much’ at Lightweight

A couple of days ago, former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title holder Rafael dos Anjos announced his move to the welterweight division. While dos Anjos had good size for …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos explains move to welterweight: 'I don't think I ever came close to my best at 155'

Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos has decided to move up to the welterweight division in 2017.
dos Anjos won eight of nine fights between 2012 and 2014 to earn …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos announces move to 170: 'I'll fight happier'

Former UFC lightweight champion, Rafael dos Anjos wants to start over at welterweight in 2017 After a couple of tough losses at lightweight, former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Stephen Thompson on Nick Diaz being offered Woodley fight “That is absolute crap”

In November of 2016, the UFC’s number-one ranked welterweight Stephen Thompson fought divisional king Tyron Woodley to a majority draw. With this result, Woodley held on to the welterweight belt, …read more

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Former UFC champ Rafael dos Anjos announces he is moving to welterweight

One of the greatest lightweights of this era is looking for a change of scenery.
Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos announced Friday on social media that he is …read more

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Rafael Dos Anjos announces plans to move to welterweight

After two straight losses, former lightweight champion Rafael Dos Anjos has announced his intention to head north to the welterweight division. Dos Anjos made this announcement on his official Twitter …read more

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Michael Bisping: ‘I’ll Beat The F**k Out of Tyron Woodley’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) title holders Michael Bisping and Tyron Woodley are pushing for a super fight. They originally wanted to do a catchweight bout, but welterweight ruler Woodley said …read more

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Former UFC lightweight champ Rafael dos Anjos says he's moving up to welterweight

Rafael dos Anjos is headed to a new weight class.
The former UFC lightweight champion announced today he is moving up to welterweight, ending a nine-year run in the promotion at …read more

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Rafael Dos Anjos is Moving to Welterweight Following Loss

Rafael dos Anjos has decided it is time for a change.

The former UFC lightweight champion posted on social media Friday that he will make his welterweight debut in 2017.

I reached …read more

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Demian Maia: ‘It’s Sad That I Haven’t Been Offered UFC Title Shot’

Few people would argue that Demian Maia deserves a shot at Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) gold. Since moving to the welterweight division, Maia has gone 9-2. He is currently riding …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Tyron Woodley opens up on potential fight with Michael Bisping

On the heels of UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley’s majority draw against Stephen Thompson at UFC 205 in November, a five-round contest that saw him retain his welterweight title in …read more

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Tyron Woodley Changes His Mind, Wants Middleweight Title

A super fight that no one anticipated may become a reality. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title holder Michael Bisping and welterweight king Tyron Woodley made some waves yesterday thanks …read more

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One year ago today, Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit engaged in an unforgettable welterweight title fight

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Want a Michael Bisping vs. Tyron Woodley 180-pound superfight? The lads say they're down

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosUFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping and welterweight titleholder Tyron Woodley don’t have their next title defenses booked – even though they may have challengers who likely …read more

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Video: Michael Page Pokes Fun at Ronda Rousey With Dance

It’s no secret that Bellator’s Michael Page is flashy and flamboyant. The welterweight has turned some heads with his fighting style and highlight reel knockouts. His stunning flying knee knockout …read more

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Neil Magny’s Controversial Decision Over Johny Hendricks (UFC 207 Highlights)

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Neil Magny and former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks fought to a split decision at UFC 207 …read more

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UFC 207 live blog: Dong Hyun Kim vs. Tarec Saffiedine

This is the UFC 207 live blog for Dong Hyun Kim vs. Tarec Saffiedine, a welterweight bout at Friday night’s UFC event at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nev.Kim, …read more

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Neil Magny Sends Johny Hendricks Packing at Welterweight (UFC 207 Results)

Neil Magny prevailed in what was likely Johny Hendricks’ final fight at welterweight at UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey on Friday night in Las Vegas.
Both men came into this fight …read more

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Johny Hendricks: 'I'm done fighting at welterweight'

Johny Hendricks’ days of fighting at welterweight are about to come to an end.
Hendricks, who failed to make the 171-pound limit on Thursday, prior to tonight’s UFC 207 fight against …read more

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UFC 207 weigh-in results and video: Rousey 135, Nunes 135; Hendricks and Borg miss weight again

The UFC 207 official weigh-in results are in, and two fighters missed weight, including former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks. The UFC 207 weigh-ins for tomorrow’s big pay-per-view in Las Vegas, …read more

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Dana White: I offered Nick Diaz a fight at welterweight, but he turned it down

Maybe the fight wasn’t big enough?
Former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz had a chance to make his mixed martial arts (MMA) return to the 170-pound division earlier this year, following …read more

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Dana White says Nick Diaz has turned down all the fights the UFC has offered him

During today’s UFC 207 media scrum in Las Vegas, UFC president Dana White revealed to MMAFighting’s Luke Thomas that former Stirkeforce champion Nick Diaz has been offered several welterweight fights …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey - FS1 preview

Take a deep look into the preliminary offering of UFC 207 on FS1, featuring a high profile contest between former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks and up-and-coming Neil Magny. When it …read more

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Nate Diaz blasts Conor McGregor on social media

In March of this year, Nate Diaz shocked the world by submitting then featherweight champion Conor McGregor in a last minute welterweight scrap. His submission win marked the end of …read more

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What Happens to Johny Hendricks if he Falls at UFC 207? (Editorial)

My how Johny Hendricks has fallen.

Two years ago, “Bigg Rigg” was sitting atop the welterweight world with the title around his waist and a 16-2 record to his credit.

He had …read more

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With 3-0 UFC start, Mickey Gall 'on his way' to being a star

Filed under: News, UFCAlthough Mickey Gall is still young and largely unproven in the sport, UFC President Dana White likes what he sees out of the unbeaten welterweight prospect.
Gall (4-0 …read more

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Johny Hendricks Goes to His Native Roots Ahead of UFC 207 (Video)

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A product of Oklahoma, former welterweight champ Johny Hendricks has a very diverse background. Spend the day with Hendricks and learn more about “Bigg Rigg” in The Roots …read more

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Jorge Masvidal loving the new UFC regime, wants to get ‘vengeance’ on Donald Cerrone

Jorge Masvidal is feeling the love with the new UFC ownership.
The long-time UFC lightweight, and now welterweight has been getting something he wasn’t fully getting before with old UFC …read more

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Alex Morono vs. Sheldon Westcott added to UFC Fight Night 104 in Houston

One week after tasting UFC victory, Alex Morono has been booked against a welterweight who’s been on the shelf for nearly a year.
UFC officials recently announced that Morono (13-3 MMA, …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor too special (and too small) for rubber match against ‘massive’ Nate Diaz

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Conor McGregor, who also held gold at 145 pounds before relinquishing that title to Jose Aldo, is no stranger to the welterweight division.
“Notorious” made …read more

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UFC on Fox 23 Update: Yancy Medeiros to Meet Jingliang Li in Denver

The UFC on Fox 23 bill continues to grow, as promotion officials recently confirmed that Yancy Medeiros will face Jingliang Li in a welterweight bout on Jan. 28. …read more

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UFC on Fox 22 Medical Suspensions: Jouban, Perry Facing Potential 6-Month Layoffs

Alan Jouban and Mike Perry could be sidelined for a significant period of time following their featured welterweight tilt at UFC on Fox 22 this past Saturday. …read more

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VIDEO | Frustrated Alan Jouban wants spot in the welterweight rankings

Last Saturday, in the first fight of UFC on Fox 22, fan favorite welterweight Alan Jouban handed “Platinum” Mike Perry the first loss of his career with a lopsided unanimous …read more

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Sage Northcutt returning to 155: ‘I’ll be going back down to my real weight class’

Following his 2nd loss at welterweight, UFC prospect Sage Northcutt is heading back down to lightweight. It looks as if both of the co-headliners from Saturday’s UFC on FOX 22 …read more

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Sage Northcutt Planning Move Back to Lightweight After Second Loss

For Sage Northcutt, the decision was an easy one.

Following a second loss at welterweight, “Super Sage” will return to lightweight where he won his first several bouts.

…read more

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After loss in Sacramento, “Platinum” Mike Perry requests rematch with Alan Jouban

One of the most anticipated features of Saturday’s UFC on Fox 22 lineup was a welterweight showdown between scrappy fan favorites Mike Perry and Alan Jouban. Given the pair’s proven …read more

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Mickey Gall reveals what he & Sage Northcutt were saying mid-fight

Saturday night in the co-main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: Sacramento’, welterweight prospects Sage Northcutt and Mickey Gall stepped into the Octagon in a highly anticipated matchup between two of …read more

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UFC on FOX 22: Alan Jouban vs. Mike Perry video highlight

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosAlan Jouban fought a tight, disciplined fight to hand Mike Perry the first defeat of his professional career.
The welterweight bout opened today’s UFC on FOX 22 …read more

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UFC on FOX 22: Mickey Gall vs. Sage Northcutt video highlights

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosMickey Gall wanted Sage Northcutt and he made the best of things when he got him.
The welterweight bout co-headlined today’s UFC on FOX 22 event at …read more

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UFC on FOX 22 results: Mickey Gall finishes Sage Northcutt in second round

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Given their collective lack of experience, the UFC on FOX 22 welterweight matchup between Mickey Gall and Sage Northcutt figured to come down to the rudiments: Northcutt …read more

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UFC on FOX 22 live blog: Sage Northcutt vs. Mickey Gall

This is the UFC on FOX 22 live blog for Sage Northcutt vs. Mickey Gall, a welterweight bout at Saturday night’s UFC event at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, Calif.Northcutt, …read more

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Alan Jouban Outclasses Mike Perry (UFC on Fox 22 Fight Highlights)

Alan Jouban wins by Unanimous Decision! #UFCSacramento https://t.co/O1qEKAJP5b
— FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) December 18, 2016
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Check out the highlights from the welterweight bout that kicked off the …read more

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UFC on FOX 22 results: Alan Jouban too much for Mike Perry to handle

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Mike Perry brought his lethal right hand into his UFC on FOX 22 welterweight matchup with Alan Jouban on Saturday night.
But Jouban brought a complete, well-rounded …read more

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UFC on FOX 22 live blog: Alan Jouban vs. Mike Perry

This is the UFC on FOX 22 live blog for Alan Jouban vs. Mike Perry, a welterweight bout at Saturday night’s UFC event at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, Calif.Jouban, …read more

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Fight Night Sacramento: Weigh in results

UFC Fight Night Sacramento, which is headlined by the five round strawweight fight between Paige VanZant and Michelle Waterson, and the welterweight clash between Sage Northcutt and Mickey Gall, airs …read more

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Mickey Gall: I’m not sure if Sage Northcutt is fake or just a ‘corny dork’

Mickey Gall lays into Sage Northcutt ahead of their welterweight scrap at UFC on FOX 22. For Mickey Gall, the ultra-polite Sage Northcutt is a fake. Either that or the …read more

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Mike Perry calls out “old guys” at the top of the welterweight division

While undefeated welterweight prospect Mike Perry is just 2-0 inside the UFC, ‘Platinum’ has made quite the name for himself in his brief time with the promotion. The Flint, Michigan …read more

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Mickey Gall says Sage Northcutt would be stuffed ‘in a locker’ in his hometown

SACRAMENTO — Even as the hours wind down to their UFC on FOX 22 welterweight main-card bout, Mickey Gall can’t help but make fun of Sage Northcutt.
Gall thinks Northcutt’s constant …read more

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Cerrone-Masvidal, Ngannou-Arlovski head to Denver

After his knockout win over Matt Brown last Saturday in Toronto, welterweight contender Donald Cerrone called for a quick turnaround to fight in his hometown of Denver. On Saturday, Jan. …read more

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The 10 best welterweight fights in UFC history

This Saturday, the UFC will touch down in sun-soaked Sacramento, California with UFC on Fox 22. One of the many highlights of this card is a welterweight scrap between bona …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum vs. Vitor Belfort slated for UFC Fight Night 107 in Brazil

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCAfter a big win at UFC 206, Kelvin Gastelum is getting his wish.
Following a series of weight-cutting gaffes at welterweight, Gastelum (13-2 MMA, 8-2 UFC) was …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2343 with Jon Fitch, Jake Shields and Ray Sefo

http://img.bnqt.com/CMS/mmajunkie/assets/radio_archives/20161213.mp3Filed under: MMAjunkie Radio, News, WSOFStream or download Tuesday’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Jon Fitch, Jake Shields and Ray Sefo.
Welterweight champ Fitch fights Shields on Dec. 31 at …read more

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Mickey Gall: CM Punk will lose to any “UFC caliber guy”

This weekend, welterweight prospect Mickey Gall will take on the biggest test of his UFC career – arguably the first real test of his UFC career – in fellow prospect …read more

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Dana White Doesn’t Care if Georges St-Pierre Has a Hundred Good Lawyers

In October, former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre announced that he was a free agent and no longer under UFC contract. The fight promotion immediately released a statement saying St-Pierre remained …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum Staying at Middleweight to Fight Vitor Belfort

Though Kelvin Gastelum believes his ideal weight class is welterweight, he has agreed to stay at middleweight for his next fight to meet Vitor Belfort.
The bout is set for a …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum Admits Ballooning 40 to 50 Pounds Above His Weight Class

After The Ultimate Fighter 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum failed to make weight for the third time as a welterweight at UFC 205 in New York, he was removed from the …read more

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Report | Two massive welterweight fights in the works for March’s UFC 209 event

Two massive welterweight rematches are apparently in the works for March’s UFC 209 event in Las Vegas. Last month following his UFC 205 majority decision draw against welterweight champion Tyron …read more

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UFC Sacramento Road to the Octagon: Sage Northcutt vs. Mickey Gall (video)

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The electrifying UFC on FOX 22 co-main event, highly touted welterweight prospects first discovered by UFC President Dana White square off as 20-year-old Sage Northcutt faces 24-year-old Mickey …read more

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UFC 206 Q&A with Anthony Johnson and Stephen Thompson Video Replay

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Light heavyweight title contender Anthony Johnson and welterweight title contender Stephen Thompson fielded questions from the fans in Toronto prior to the UFC 206 ceremonial weigh-in on …read more

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UFC 206 Video Highlights: Donald Cerrone Now 4-0 At Welterweight

Donald Cerrone scored his fourth consecutive finish since moving up to the welterweight division Saturday night, stopping Matt Brown in the third round.

“Cowboy,” who is 4-0 at 170 pounds after …read more

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Terence Crawford vs. John Molina full fight video highlights

Watch highlights of WBO and WBC junior welterweight champion Terence Crawford’s brutal finish of John Molina. Terence Crawford (30-0, 21 KOs) was in no danger of losing his WBO and …read more

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UFC 206 winner Kelvin Gastelum still seeks return to welterweight, but would take Vitor Belfort in Brazil

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosTORONTO – Kelvin Gastelum still won’t give up on his desire to compete in the UFC welterweight division despite earning a victory over a …read more

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Cowboy gets walkoff KO, Swanson, Gastelum also win

CERRONE vs. BROWNDonald Cerrone’s foray into the welterweight division may turn out to be a permanent one, as he knocked out fellow contender Matt Brown in the third round of …read more

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UFC 206 video highlights: Donald Cerrone vs. Matt Brown

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosDonald Cerrone had a few scary moments against Matt Brown, but in the end, it was another knockout for him at welterweight.
Cerrone (32-7 MMA, 19-4 UFC) …read more

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Knockout! Watch Donald Cerrone head kick Matt Brown at UFC 206 last night

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title challenger Donald Cerrone continued his welterweight crossover last night (Sat., Dec. 10, 2016) at UFC 206 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside Air …read more

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Knockout! Watch Kelvin Gastelum stop Tim Kennedy late at UFC 206 last night

After missing weight for UFC 205, former welterweight contender Kelvin Gastelum made his return to middleweight last night (Sat., Dec. 10, 2016) at UFC 206 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from …read more

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UFC 206 Results: Donald Cerrone KO’s Matt Brown with a head kick (Highlights)

A key welterweight tilt between Donald Cerrone and Matt Brown served as the co-main event bout of tonight’s UFC 206 fight card in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Round one begins and …read more

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UFC 206 live blog: Donald Cerrone vs. Matt Brown

TORONTO – This is the UFC 206 live blog for Donald Cerrone vs. Matt Brown, a welterweight bout at Saturday night’s UFC event at Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada.Cerrone, …read more

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UFC 206 results: Emil Meek takes decision over Jordan Mein

For the first five minutes of their welterweight fight Saturday night, Emil Meek and Jordan Mein both looked like they had something to prove.
Meek was making his UFC debut after …read more

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UFC 206 live blog: Jordan Mein vs. Emil Meek

TORONTO – This is the UFC 206 live blog for Jordan Mein vs. Emil Meek, a welterweight bout at Saturday night’s UFC event at Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada.Mein, …read more

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Donald Cerrone vs Matt Brown full fight video preview for UFC 206 co-main event

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will send Donald Cerrone into battle against welterweight slugger Matt Brown in the UFC 206 pay-per-view (PPV) co-main event TONIGHT (Sat., Dec. 10, 2016) inside Air …read more

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Crawford vs. Molina: John Molina badly misses weight for title fight vs. Terence Crawford

John Molina’s bid to become WBC and WBO junior welterweight champion instantly died when he failed to make weight for his showdown vs. Terence Crawford. WBC and WBO junior welterweight …read more

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Welterweight champ Tyron Woodley wants to fight Nick Diaz at UFC 209

Woodley calls out Nick Diaz for a scrap at UFC 209 in March. When Tyron Woodley knocked out Robbie Lawler at UFC 201 to become the new welterweight champion, ‘T-Wood’ …read more

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UFC 206's Emil Meek is fighting 'the best unranked welterweight in the world'

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosTORONTO – As a UFC newcomer who’s still relatively unknown to most fans, Emil Meek was tucked away in a corner during Thursday’s UFC …read more

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UFC renewed negotiations with Georges St-Pierre the night after he announced MMAAA

If you can’t beat ‘em, sign ‘em.
After several months of phone tag, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) stopped negotiating with former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, who was hoping to make his …read more

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James Nakashima Intends RFA 46 to be the First in a String of Big Fights

While 2016 has not been the busiest year in terms of fights for undefeated welterweight prospect James Nakashima, it has been a growing year.
Injuries have kept Nakashima from fighting all …read more

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TUF Finale 24 medical suspensions: Henry Cejudo, Jake Ellenberger potentially out six months

Former UFC title challenger Henry Cejudo and welterweight veteran Jake Ellenberger highlighted a list of four fighters to receive potential six-month medical suspensions in the aftermath of The Ultimate Fighter …read more

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Jorge Masvidal: ‘I’ve Got Three Times The Heart of Anybody at Welterweight’ (Video)

Jorge Masvidal talks to the media about his TUF 24 Finale win over Jake Ellenberger, the strange ending and having more heart than anyone in the welterweight division.
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Source:: MMAWeekly

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