Saturday Aug 16
UFC Fight Night 47 results: Formiga upsets Makovsky
An underdog for this flyweight contest, the Brazilian Jussier Formiga pulled off the upset in his unanimous decision victory over Zach Makovsky at UFC Fight Night 47. Formiga has been inconsistent since joining the UFC, though put in one of his best performances when it mattered most, and is now in the hunt for a title shot in the process.
UFC Fight Night 47: Jussier Formiga vs. Zach Makovsky Winner Will Emerge As Key Flyweight Figure
Top-10 UFC flyweights Jussier Formiga and Zach Makovsky will look to continue their pursuit of a future title opportunity when they meet this weekend in Bangor, Maine at Fight Night 47. The bout was initially set for the ill-fated UFC 176 event in Los Angeles but was quickly rebooked after the cancellation of the Aug. 2 card.
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UFC 177: A top-to-bottom look at the card with two title fights
Blood flies off Renan Barao as he is hit with a leg from T.J. Dillashaw that nearly finishes him off in the fifth round during their title fight at UFC 173 on Saturday, May 24, 2014, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
John Moraga vs. Justin Scoggins on tap for UFC Fight Night 50 on Sept. 5
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John Lineker vs. Ian McCall Makes Sense for a No. 1 Contender's Bout at 125
The promotion recently announced that 125-pound champion Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson will take on challenger Chris "Kamikaze" Cariaso at UFC 177 in Sacramento, prompting the MMA universe to scratch its collective head.
Demetrious Johnson Fully-Supported By UFC President Dana White
Now, as "Mighty Mouse" prepares to face Chris Cariaso at UFC 177 in the co-main event next month, White is forced to go to the podium again.
Fantasy Top Contender Fights for Every Weight Class
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Dana White explains Chris Cariaso's title shot at UFC 177
Dana White explains why Chris Cariaso will get a shot at Demetrious Johnson while saying that fans will complain about Johnson no matter who he fights.