Tag Archives | Chris Weidman

VIDEO | Yoel Romero KO’s Chris Weidman with a flying knee

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Yoel Romero shocked the crowd at Madison Square Garden by scoring a highlight reel third-round knockout victory over Chris Weidman. The Cuban sent Weidman crashing to the canvas after landing a brutal flying knee in the early second of the third-round and then followed up with some punches […]

Chris Weidman Will Fight at UFC 205 in New York!

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) UFC 205, which will mark the UFC’s long-awaited debut in New York City, New York, is finally starting to take shape. Last week, the card grew with the addition of several dynamite match ups, including a strawweight title fight between Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Karolina Kowalkiewicz, a women’s bantamweight […]

Chris Weidman vs. Yoel Romero set for UFC 205

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will return to the octagon in his home state of New York when he squares off with top contender Yoel Romero at UFC 205 this November. Weidman has not competed in the octagon since his June title loss to Luke Rockhold. Prior […]

Chris Weidman vs. Luke Rockhold set as UFC 194 co-main event!‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       A middleweight title fight between champion Chris Weidman and number one contender Luke Rockhold will co-headline December’s UFC 194 event in Las Vegas. UFC officials announced the booking earlier today. UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman (13-0 MMA) will return to the octagon for the first […]

Luke Rockhold gets next crack at Chris Weidman‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Luke Rockhold (14-2 MMA) will be the next man to challenge current UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman (13-0 MMA) for the title. UFC President Dana White announced the news on yesterday’s edition of “UFC Tonight.” No date or venue was revealed, but Dana White was […]

Weidman: ‘I want to retire as the Greatest Of All Time’‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman has gone a perfect 12-0 so far in his professional mixed martial arts career, which includes two victories over the man many consider to be the greatest MMA fighter of all-time, Anderson Silva. With that said, the “All American” still […]