Lawler beats Brown to set up title rematch
Robbie Lawler withstood a flurry of stinging punches by Matt Brown in the fifth round and held on for a unanimous decision Saturday night, setting up a rematch with UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
UFC: 5 Fights to Welcome Back Nick Diaz
Fight fans can rejoice because Nick Diaz has decided to return from his brief retirement.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
UFC on FOX 12 complete fighter breakdown, 'Ruthless' Robbie Lawler edition
MMAmania.com resident fighter analyst Andrew Richardson breaks down the mixed martial arts game of UFC on FOX 12 headliner Robbie Lawler, who looks to earn a title shot by defeating Matt Brown this Saturday night at the SAP Center in San Jose, California.
Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine in preliminary talks to headline UFC Fight Night event in Halifax
A welterweight contest between Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine is in the works for the Fight Night card in Halifax on October 4. Another important contest in the welterweight division will likely be slotted to take place in the fall, as Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine are expected to meet on the October 4 Fight Night card in Halifax.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Morning Report: Josh Thomson labels welterweights and heavier as...
UFC lightweight Josh Thomson better keep his head on a swivel the next time he strolls into the American Kickboxing Academy.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Gunnar Nelson vs. Rory MacDonald? UFC President Dana White isn't ruling it out...
Sounds like the mixed martial arts media is doing all the heavy lifting for Ultimate Fighting Championship matchmaker Joe Silva.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Tyron Woodley: I'm No Choker, You'll See
UFC president Dana White stated just that following a recent loss by Woodley to Rory MacDonald, and the welterweight contender has responded.
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Sat Jul 12, 2014
Tarec Saffiedine Says He Can Beat Rory MacDonald
Tarec Saffiedine Says He Can Beat Rory MacDonald Posted by Joseph Lee on 07.12.2014 He wants it to happen... In an interview with MMA Junkie , Tarec Saffiedine said that he wants to fight Rory MacDonald and thinks he can beat him.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
5 Top Contender Rematches We Must See
Because there will always be a titleholder for each division, but there's not always going to be worthy challengers capable of pulling off the impossible.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
411 MMA Rankings 07.08.14: Welterweight Division
Plus, Ben Askren added to his undefeated record while Rory MacDonald beat Tyron Woodley.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Rough Ending To B.J. Penn's Octagon Career Doesn't Take Away From Stellar UFC Legacy
While the final images of B.J. Penn competing inside the Octagon were tough to take, it certainly doesn't diminish the remarkable UFC legacy of "The Prodigy."
Sun Jul 06, 2014
TUF 19 Finale: BJ Penn vs. Frankie Edgar results
According to a July 6 report from MMA Mania, UFC legend BJ Penn battles Frankie Edgar for the third time in his storied career, in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Rory MacDonald accepts Tarec Saffiedine challenge if it gets him closer to a UFC title shot
Tarec Saffiedine recently took a shot and called out top welterweight contender Rory MacDonald for a fight inside the Octagon.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
UFC Fight Night Tulsa adds Maia vs. Pyle and Leites vs. Carmont
The UFC's August 23rd stop in Tulsa, Oklahoma has a pair of brand new bouts that are immediately relevant to the top 15 of both the welterweight and middleweight divisions.
Morning Report: Johny Hendricks feels Robbie Lawler served as his...
UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks is one step ahead of the game. After dropping a controversial decision to then champion Georges St-Pierre at UFC 167 in November, Hendricks scored a five-round decision victory over Robbie Lawler to take St-Pierre's forfeited title at UFC 171 March.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Tarec Saffiedine calls out Rory MacDonald: I can beat him
Saffiedine said he wanted a top five welterweight when he returns to action this September, so why not go straight to the top? After defeating Hyun Gyu Lim at UFC Fight Night 34 this past January in his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut, Tarec Saffiedine has been sitting on the sidelines with an upper body injury; one he declined to specify.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
10 Best MMA Fights Through 1st Half of 2014
The UFC has been putting on more fights than ever in 2014. While the uptick in events has had its drawbacks, MMA fans have been treated to a bunch of great fights.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
UFN 43 and 44 Results: Winners and losers
Patrick Wyman fills you in on the real winners and losers from yesterday's UFC doubleheader in the most comprehensive recap you'll find on the internet.