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Never again! Johny Hendricks done cutting down to UFC’s welterweight division

Ater finding success as a Middleweight, Johny Hendericks is officially done as a Welterweight fighter.
“I don’t want to see ’70 ever again,” Hendricks said on a recent edition of The …read more

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UFC 212: Ahead of Anderson Silva middleweight bout, Kelvin Gastelum says he’s not done chasing welterweight title

Despite missing weight on a few occasions and finding success as a Middleweight, Kelvin Gastelum can’t seem to let the Welterweight division go.
After defeating Tim Kennedy and Vitor Belfort in …read more

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Luke Rockhold criticizes UFC for fights like Bisping vs. GSP: this could easily get out of hand

Later this year, at a to-be-determined date, UFC middleweight champ Michael Bisping will attempt to defend his title against former welterweight king Georges St-Pierre, who is returning from a long …read more

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Georges St-Pierre’s comeback goals? ‘Cement my legacy as the best of all-time’

Georges St-Pierre may be challenging for the UFC middleweight title for his long-awaited Octagon return, but if all goes well against Michael Bisping, the former welterweight great intends to keep …read more

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Johny Hendricks 'officially done' with cutting to welterweight

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks says he has found a permanent home at middleweight. Johny Hendricks had a rough 2016 but the 33-year-old has found a new lease of …read more

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Luke Rockhold Predicts Michael Bisping vs. Georges St-Pierre Outcome

The return of former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre to the Octagon was announced by UFC president Dana White on March 1. His opponent was revealed as middleweight titleholder Michael Bisping. …read more

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Johny Hendricks doesn’t plan to return to welterweight

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks once reigned as the UFC welterweight champion. With that being said, Bigg Rig is coming off a successful UFC middleweight debut which saw him …read more

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Johny Hendricks Once Considered Retirement Rather Than Continue at Welterweight

The UFC allowing Johny Hendricks’ move to the middleweight division just may have saved his career, according to the former welterweight champion. Hendricks’ troubles with cutting down to 170 almost …read more

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Larkin gets welterweight title shot, Chandler defends 155-pound belt at Bellator PPV

Ex-UFC welterweight Lorenz Larkin will get an immediate title shot in his Bellator debut. Unlike Rory MacDonald, Lorenz Larkin will be fighting for a title in his first Bellator fight. …read more

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Mike Swick’s Primal FC streams inaugural card live & free on Friday

Retired UFC middle/welterweight contender Mike Swick has a brand new promotion, Primal FC, that will stream its inaugural event live and free this Friday.
Tomorrow marks the beginning of of …read more

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Posted on March 24, 2017, 12:16 am By
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Douglas Lima Defends Welterweight Title Against Lorenz Larkin at Bellator 180

Douglas Lima will welcome Lorenz Larkin to the Bellator cage with a title defense. Lima is set to defend his welterweight championship against Lorenz Larkin at Bellator 180. Lance Pugmire …read more

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Ex-UFC welterweight Lorenz Larkin gets instant title shot at 'Bellator NYC' vs. champ Douglas Lima

Bellator’s second pay-per-view card is filling rapidly.
Recently signed free agent Lorenz Larkin (18-5 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) will get an immediate title shot against welterweight champ Douglas Lima (28-6 MMA, 10-2 …read more

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BJ Penn and Johny Hendricks Return at UFC Fight Night in Oklahoma

UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn and former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks are two of the fighters leading the charge on the UFC’s return to Oklahoma City, Okla.
Penn will continue …read more

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Mike Perry hoping for slugfest in Nashville, but expects Jake Ellenberger to wrestle

On April 22, when the UFC touches down in Nashville, Tennessee, “Platinum” Mike Perry will test his mettle against one of the welterweight division’s most experienced competitors: Jake Ellenberger.
On Wednesday’s …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum eyeing welterweight title despite middleweight run

The Ultimate Fighter winner Kelvin Gastelum may have been forced by UFC President Dana White to go up to middleweight after being unable to make the welterweight limit of 170 …read more

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B.J. Penn vs. Dennis Siver announced for June, other bouts set for Fight Night in Oklahoma City

It’s been a rough road of late for B.J. Penn, but he isn’t calling it quits just yet.
The UFC announced on Wednesday night that former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion …read more

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Two big fights announced for June’s UFC event in Oklahoma City

Two big fights were just announced for June’s UFC Fight Night event in Oklahoma City.
Former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion BJ Penn will return to the octagon on June 25 …read more

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Stephen Thompson gives updates on injury and resulting surgery

Shortly after his competitive UFC 209 loss to reigning welterweight champion Tyron Woodley, we learned that Stephen Thompson had sustained an injury to his MCL. In an interview with BJPENN.COM’s …read more

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UFC 210 Free Fight: Anthony Johnson Melts Kevin Burns With Head Kick

Once upon a time, Anthony Johnson was a welterweight. Newer fans of mixed martial arts (MMA) may not be privy to the fact that “Rumble” was a fearsome striker in …read more

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Free fight! Watch UFC 210 headliner Anthony Johnson end Kevin Burns by way of violent head kick

It’s hard to believe a monster like Anthony Johnson, who is no stranger to beating former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champions, could ever make the welterweight limit.
Even more surprising …read more

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Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza will happily retire if he gets tired of waiting for title shot

The news that the next crack at Michael Bisping’s middleweight title will go to returning welterweight legend Georges St-Pierre – who has never fought at middleweight before – was most …read more

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Pros react to Gunnar Nelson’s submission victory over Alan Jouban

Pros react to Gunnar Nelson’s submission victory over Alan Jouban
A key welterweight tilt served as the co-main event of today’s UFC Fight Night 107 event in London as Gunnar Nelson …read more

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Gunnar Nelson Takes Out Alan Jouban (UFC London Results)

Alan Jouban was looking to enter the welterweight rankings with a win over ninth ranked Gunnar Nelson at UFC Fight Night: Manuwa vs. Anderson on Saturday in London, but ended …read more

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UFC Fight Night 107 Results: Gunnar Nelson submits Alan Jouban (VIDEO)

UFC Fight Night 107 Results: Gunnar Nelson submits Alan Jouban
A key welterweight scrap between Alan Jouban and Gunnar Nelson served as the co-main event of today’s UFC Fight Night 107 …read more

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Gunnar Nelson vs Alan Jouban full fight video preview for UFC Fight Night 107 co-main event in London

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing a welterweight co-main event to its UFC Fight Night 107 mixed martial arts (MMA) extravaganza, locked and loaded for TONIGHT (Sat., March 18, 2017), …read more

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Jouban looks to show different style vs Nelson

Alan Jouban won’t say if there were tears of joy shed by his cornermen after his December win over Mike Perry, but the welterweight up-and-comer admits with a laugh that …read more

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Posted on March 17, 2017, 11:47 pm By
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Angry Jacare Souza wants double KO for Michael Bisping vs. Georges St-Pierre

While an official date for Michael Bisping vs. Georges St-Pierre has yet to be announced, the UFC has officially announced that former welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre will be returning to …read more

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After Two Title Bouts, Stephen Thompson Still Believes he Can Beat Tyron Woodley

Stephen Thompson hasn’t lost hope. Despite failing to capture Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) gold twice against welterweight title holder Tyron Woodley, “Wonderboy” still feels he has the ability to emerge …read more

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Alex Oliveira believes submission win over Tim Means will silence doubters

FORTALEZA, BrazilAlex Oliveira continues his rise as a welterweight in the UFC, and is confident that tapping Tim Means at UFC Fight Night 106 will change the way …read more

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Matt Hughes Teases Comeback; Is Georges St-Pierre His Target?

UFC Hall of Famer and former welterweight champion Matt Hughes hasn’t set foot in the Octagon as a fighter in five and a half years, but that may be about …read more

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Posted on March 16, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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Bellator MMA officially signs Lorenz Larkin

Bellator MMA has beefed up its welterweight division even more, as ex-UFC contender Lorenz Larkin has signed with the promotion. Seven months removed from his last fight with the UFC, …read more

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UFC Fight Night 107's Vicente Luque: Bout with Leon Edwards determines who UFC pushes at welterweight

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosLONDON – It may be buried in the middle of the UFC Fight Night 107 preliminary card lineup, but Vicente Luque said his matchup …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos eyeing Nick Diaz fight

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rafael dos Anjos recently announced his move to the welterweight division in the midst of a 2-fight skid at lightweight which saw him lose the …read more

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Posted on March 15, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Rafael dos Anjos thinks Nick Diaz 'would be a good fight' for 170 debut

Former lightweight champion, Rafael dos Anjos, wants a big challenge for his debut in the welterweight division. Former UFC lightweight champion, Rafael dos Anjos, wants his welterweight division debut to …read more

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Anderson Silva vs. Kelvin Gastelum official for UFC 212

Last weekend, in the main event of the UFC’s latest trip to Brazil, former welterweight contender Kelvin Gastelum continued to make good on his return to the middleweight division as …read more

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Unbeaten as a welterweight, Sergio Moraes begs for top 10 opponent in the UFC

FORTALEZA, BrazilSergio Moraes remains unbeaten as a welterweight inside the Octagon, but is still hoping to face someone ranked in his division.
The jiu-jitsu ace, who had his opponent …read more

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Demian Maia jokes that UFC should cancel Jorge Masvidal fight, give him a title shot

FORTALEZA, Brazil — Demian Maia discusses his welterweight clash with Jorge Masvidal, the idea of cancelling the bout and giving him the shot at UFC champion Tyron Woodley instead, and …read more

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Rafael Dos Anjos and Colby Covington trade barbs on Twitter

In early January, former UFC lightweight champion Rafael Dos Anjos announced his intention to move up a weight class to the welterweight division. The former champ cited a tough weight …read more

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St-Pierre’s Shadow: A look at the UFC welterweight title since its greatest champion’s departure

Three men have held the welterweight title since Georges St-Pierre vacated the belt in 2013. But will the current champion build a legacy without GSP? Following Georges St-Pierre’s last fight, …read more

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Posted on March 13, 2017, 1:16 pm By
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Johny Hendricks surprised by Georges St-Pierre’s comeback, wishes St-Pierre would’ve stayed retired

Johny Hendricks is not on board with Georges St-Pierre’s return to MMA competition.
The former welterweight champ and recently turned middleweight believes St-Pierre should’ve stayed retired and not be making …read more

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Robert Whittaker not bothered by GSP-Bisping booking, offers prediction for the fight

When the UFC brass ironed out their differences with former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, and pencilled him in for an immediate middleweight title shot against divisional king Michael Bisping, their …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum on GSP-Bisping: ‘What’s the point of having rankings if we’re not going to follow the rankings?’

Kelvin Gastelum made a roundabout return to middleweight, yet it’s been a fortuitous event.
Having missed weight for his UFC 205 welterweight fight with Donald Cerrone in November, Gastelum was rebooked …read more

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Alex Oliveira Taps Out Tim Means in Rematch (UFC Fortaleza Fight Highlights)

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Watch the fight highlights from the welterweight bout between Alex Oliveira and Tim Means from the …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum Targets Anderson Silva, But Open to No. 1 Contender Bout at Welterweight

Kelvin Gastelum hasn’t totally given up on his aspirations at welterweight. …read more

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Posted on March 12, 2017, 7:46 am By
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Kelvin Gastelum Chasing Another Former UFC Champion Next in Anderson Silva

Following his victory over Vitor Belfort Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 106, Kelvin Gastelum remained quiet on talk of a move to back to welterweight. That’s because the former …read more

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UFC Fight Night 106 in Tweets: Pros react to Kelvin Gastelum vs. Vitor Belfort, Edson Barboza vs. Beneil Dariush, more

In just three months, Kelvin Gastelum has quickly climbed up the UFC’s middleweight rankings.
The former welterweight fighter scored a first-round technical knockout over MMA veteran Vitor Belfort in the …read more

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UFC Fight Night 106 live blog: Alex Oliveira vs. Tim Means

This is the UFC Fight Night 106 live blog for Alex Oliveira vs. Tim Means, a welterweight bout at Saturday night’s UFC event at the Centro de Formação Olímpica do …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum still eyeing potential return to welterweight

The Ultimate Fighter season 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum is currently competing at middleweight following several botched weight-cuts to welterweight. Gastelum won season 17 of The Ultimate Fighter in the middleweight …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos suggests fights with Nick Diaz, Robbie Lawler for welterweight debut

FORTALEZA, Brazil — Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos is moving up to 170 pounds, and talks about the idea of facing Nick Diaz or Robbie Lawler, whether or …read more

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GSP has no desire for rematch with Johny Hendricks: 'He's not the same anymore'

Georges St-Pierre has no desire to rematch Johny Hendricks because Bigg Rigg is no longer in his prime. Georges St-Pierre’s ninth and final welterweight title defense against Johny Hendricks at …read more

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Michael Bisping says Georges St-Pierre Thinks He’s an Easy Fight (Video)

Middleweight champion Michael Bisping says that former welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre thinks that he’s an easy fight. The two are expected to fight sometime this summer.
TRENDING > Dana White …read more

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Luke Rockhold: If GSP beats Bisping, ‘I guarantee you’ he won’t fight ‘one of the top contenders’

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold weighs in on Michael Bisping vs. Georges St-Pierre. UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping will be defending his title against former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, …read more

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Anthony Ivy Excited About Legacy Fighting Alliance Debut

Though he’s only three fights into his pro career, welterweight prospect Anthony Ivy feels like he’s been making the right moves towards becoming a complete mixed martial artist.
In particular, Ivy …read more

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Posted on March 9, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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Jake Ellenberger, Mike Perry set to duke it out at UFC Fight Night 108 in Nashville

A pair of welterweight sluggers are the latest addition to UFC Fight Night 108.
The promotion today announced that Jake Ellenberger (31-12 MMA, 10-8 UFC) and Mike Perry (9-1 MMA, 2-1 …read more

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Georges St-Pierre shoots down potential Johny Hendricks rematch

The last time former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre was in the Octagon, ‘Rush’ was defending his welterweight title for the 9th time as he faced streaking contender Johny Hendricks.
St-Pierre …read more

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Demian Maia: ‘I think I could sell better’ than Stephen Thompson

Demian Maia responds to critics who question his ability to sell fights in the UFC. Since he made his welterweight debut in 2012, Demian Maia has gone 9-2 in …read more

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Dana White on Why He Put Michael Bisping vs. Georges St-Pierre Fight Together

The Octagon return of former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre wasn’t something that came together quickly. UFC president Dana White confirmed that St-Pierre had signed a contract to fight again on …read more

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Demian Maia confident he sells more PPVs than Stephen Thompson

Demian Maia seems to be the No. 1 contender in the welterweight division, but he’s not getting booked to fight the champion.
The Brazilian has been undefeated at 170 pounds …read more

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The Speed Bag: On the dumbness of this Dana White-Tyron Woodley feud — or maybe it's not so dumb

Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosSo this whole thing that’s been going on between UFC President Dana White and welterweight champion Tyron Woodley … what is it exactly?
Is …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie rankings, March 7: How big a leap did Darren Elkins make at UFC 209?

UFC 209 had some interesting moments, to be certain – and some epic comebacks.
In the UFC 209 main event, welterweight champion Tyron Woodley (17-3-1 MMA, 7-2-1 UFC) retained his …read more

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UFC fighter rankings: Tyron Woodley moves up on P4P list

Despite barely scraping by in his welterweight title defense, Tyron Woodley has moved up the pound-for-pound list. UFC 209 featured some very bad fights and some very good ones, but …read more

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VIDEO | Tyron Woodley: McGregor, St-Pierre, and Bisping don’t want a fight against me

Coming off a majority decision win over Stephen Thompson at UFC 209, it looks like UFC welterweight division champion Tyron Woodley will likely be taking on the next welterweight contender …read more

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Tyron Woodley takes aim at UFC President Dana White

This past weekend, in the main event of UFC 209, UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley defended his welterweight championship in a rather controversial fight. Despite many scoring the fight for …read more

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Nick Diaz says he offered to fight Michael Bisping

After months of contract negotiations, former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre is finally poised for a comeback. He will not, however, be returning to the welterweight division he once ruled …read more

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UFC 209 medical suspensions

This past weekend at UFC 209, fight fans turned in for an action packed night of fights in Las Vegas, headlined by a welterweight title fight between Tyron Woodley and …read more

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Georges St-Pierre: Michael Bisping embarrassed himself every time he opened his mouth

Though the date and location of the fight remain a mystery, we now know that former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre‘s comeback fight will pit him against UFC middleweight champion Michael …read more

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Dana White fires back at Tyron Woodley following UFC 209

In the main event of UFC 209, UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley retained his welterweight strap in a rather controversial performance against welterweight #1 contender Stephen Thompson as he was …read more

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Georges St-Pierre says new contract makes himself and the UFC ‘unhappy in a way’

Georges St-Pierre gave a little bit of insight on his new UFC contract, while giving major props to a top welterweight fighter. Georges St-Pierre has only been back in the …read more

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Several UFC 209 Fighters Could Be Suspended Until September

Tyron Woodley successfully defended his welterweight championship at Saturday’s UFC 209 in Las Vegas. He also escaped the medical suspension list that the Nevada Athletic Commission released to MMAWeekly.com on …read more

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Georges St-Pierre says Michael Bisping ‘embarrassed himself every time he opened his mouth’ at first press conference

Georges St-Pierre’s UFC reintroduction kicked off with one of the most hostile exchanges the former welterweight champion has dealt with since his infamous 2013 war of words with Nick Diaz.
St-Pierre …read more

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Eddie Bravo Invitational 11 full results: Gordon Ryan crowned welterweight champ

Gordon Ryan wins the grappling promotion’s welterweight title, as EBI also debuts its new Combat Jiu Jitsu rule set. Sunday’s edition of the Eddie Bravo Invitational brought fans back to …read more

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Georges St-Pierre: Four-fight UFC deal is ‘good money’ — but still below what we really wanted

Georges St-Pierre and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) finally came to an agreement that will see the former welterweight titleholder return to the Octagon to face current middleweight champion, Michael Bisping, …read more

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Bisping: If Woodley and Thompson are the best at 170, Georges St-Pierre is going to a funeral

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight titleholder Michael Bisping is preparing for his next title defense, a mid-summer showdown against former welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre.
More on how that fight came together …read more

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Tyron Woodley and Dan Hardy get heated on Twitter

Last weekend, in the main event of UFC 209, welterweight champion Tyron Woodley defended his title with a majority decision over Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson. While Woodley’s win was an important …read more

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What’s next for Tyron Woodley after earning first-ever title defense against at UFC 209?

Tyron Woodley has been making some bold claims suggesting he’s already the best welterweight of all time, a comment that was made prior to earning his first-ever defense of his …read more

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UFC 209 Talking Points: Woodley, Teymur, Elkins & more

Sometimes the fight’s not pretty, but welterweight champion Tyron Woodley got the win over Stephen Thompson in a majority decision at UFC 209 in Las Vegas. Always the tricky adversary, …read more

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UFC 209: Woodley vs Thompson 2 - Fantasy Rewind

Following a razor close draw last November, Tyron Woodley and Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson met for a second time in the main event at UFC 209 with the welterweight title on …read more

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Athlete outfitting pay for UFC 209: 14 fighters get $2500

Last night the UFC returned to Las Vegas, Nevada with UFC 209. In the card’s co-main event, we saw welterweight champion Tyron Woodley narrowly defeat Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson in a …read more

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Tyron Woodley on Dana White criticism: I’d like to see him get in there and fight ‘Wonderboy’

Last night, in the main event of UFC 209, welterweight champion Tyron Woodley scored a majority decision win over challenger Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson, who he first fought to a majority …read more

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UFC President Dana White gives his scoring for UFC 209 main event

Back in November, in the co-main event of UFC 205, welterweight champion Tyron Woodley and challenger Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson battled to a thrilling majority draw. With this result, Woodley hung …read more

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Shots After The Bell: Questionable decisions in judging and performance bonuses at UFC 209

UFC 209 was a wild ride, right up until Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson pumped the brakes with their controversial welterweight title fight. UFC 209 has come and gone and …read more

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UFC boss Dana White scored UFC 209 main event for Stephen Thompson over Tyron Woodley

Filed under: News, UFCLAS VEGAS – UFC President Dana White was among those who thought Stephen Thompson did enough to take the welterweight title from Tyron Woodley in the UFC …read more

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UFC 209 video highlights: Tyron Woodley vs. Stephen Thompson

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosWhile the UFC 209 main event between welterweight champion Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson left much to be desired in terms of action, it at least …read more

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UFC 209 draws announced 13,150 attendance for live gate of $2.385 million in Las Vegas

Mar 4, 2017; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Tyron Woodley celebrates after defeating Stephen Thompson (not pictured) in their welterweight championship bout at UFC 209 at T-Mobile Arena. Woodley won via …read more

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UFC 209: Tyron Woodley vs Stephen Thompson 2 scorecards

Here are the score cards from the UFC 209 main event. The welterweight title rematch between Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson wasn’t exactly the most entertaining bout we’ve seen as …read more

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UFC 209 Video: Tyron Woodley vs Stephen Thompson 2 full fight highlights

Watch highlights of the UFC 209 title rematch between Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson. UFC 209 played host to a welterweight title rematch between Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson after …read more

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Photo: The (controversial?) scorecards for Tyron Woodley vs. Stephen Thompson 2

Here we go again, right? Tyron Woodley retained his welterweight title against Stephen Thompson in their main-event rematch at UFC 209.
But once again, it was close. Their first fight at …read more

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Tyron Woodley Sneaks Past Stephen Thompson for Majority Decision in UFC 209 Main Event

Tyron Woodley retains welterweight championship with majority decision over Stephen Thompson in UFC 209 headliner. …read more

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UFC 209 results: Tyron Woodley scrapes by Stephen Thompson, may be tasked with ‘Ruthless’ rematch

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) got its welterweight division unstuck from the mud last Saturday night (March 4, 2017), when Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson — who battled to a draw …read more

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UFC 209 results: Tyron Woodley beats Stephen Thompson by majority decision in lackluster fight

In the main event of UFC 209 in Las Vegas, Tyron Woodley retained his welterweight title with a majority decision win over Stephen Thompson. The UFC 209 main event was …read more

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UFC 209 results: Tyron Woodley defeats Stephen Thompson by majority decision to retain title

LAS VEGAS – Stephen Thompson and Tyron Woodley both sold a false bill of goods ahead of their welterweight title rematch.
The bold proclamation from Thompson was that he “figured out” …read more

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UFC 209 live blog: Tyron Woodley vs. Stephen Thompson 2

This is the UFC 209 live blog for Tyron Woodley vs. Stephen Thompson 2, a welterweight bout at Saturday night’s UFC event at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.Woodley, who …read more

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UFC 209: Woodley vs. Thompson 2 main card live results, discussion, play by play

Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s UFC 209 main card, which will have a welterweight title fight between Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson on top. Join us today on Bloody Elbow …read more

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Jake Ellenberger vs. Mike Perry bout added to UFC Nashville event

A potential welterweight slugfest between Jake Ellenberger and Mike Perry will go down in Nashville in April. The UFC’s next event in Nashville has many matchups that seem equipped to …read more

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EBI 11 features welterweight title tourney, striking allowed in bantamweight tournament

Combat Jiu Jitsu makes its EBI debut. The Eddie Bravo Invitational is back as EBI 11 is set to go on Sunday, March 5 from the Florentine Gardens in El …read more

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Watch UFC 209: Woodley vs. Thompson 2 live video stream online, fight time, TV schedule

UFC 209 is here, despite one major last minute alteration. Check out all the ways you can watch the action, including a welterweight title fight do-over between Tyron Woodley and …read more

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How to watch UFC 209 tonight: Fight card, start time, online results and where to stream

Filed under: News, UFCThe UFC is back in Las Vegas tonight with UFC 209, and the pay-per-view card features a rematch with welterweight championship stakes. Here’s how to watch.
UFC 209 …read more

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Demian Maia: ‘I Was Told I Needed to Remain Active to Get my Chance’

Demian Maia has to win at least one more fight to earn his welterweight title shot. Many fans and analysts were puzzled when the third ranked Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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Bisping plans to continue reign after he's 'done with GSP'

Always one to gleefully stir the pot, Michael Bisping won’t surprise anyone if a victory over longtime welterweight titleholder Georges St-Pierre later this year prompts the middleweight champion of the …read more

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UFC 209 betting odds: Should Tyron Woodley be the underdog vs. Stephen Thompson?

Check out the betting odds for UFC 209 as Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson run it back for the welterweight strap. Is your recent tax return burning a hole in …read more

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