Tag Archives | Chris Weidman

Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort to co-headline UFC 187‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       A middleweight title fight will co-headline May’s UFC 187 event in Las Vegas. UFC officials announced yesterday that current 185-pound champ Chris Weidman will take on former UFC title holder Vitor Belfort in the evenings co-main event slot. Chris Weidman was last seen in action […]

Weidman injured, fight with Belfort moved to May‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Once again, an injury has forced Chris Weidman out of his scheduled UFC title defense against former champion Vitor Belfort. UFC officials announced the news earlier this week, citing a rib injury as the reason for the fight’s cancellation. This marks the third time that […]

Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano moved to UFC 184 in LA

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       The UFC women’s bantamweight championship bout between title holder Ronda Rousey and number one contender Cat Zingano has shifted from January’s UFC 182 event in Las Vegas to February’s UFC 184 event in Los Angeles. UFC officials announced the change earlier today, however no reason […]

Vitor Belfort vs. Chris Weidman set for UFC 184 in LA‏

By: Chris Taylor     A middleweight title fight between current champion Chris Weidman and number one contender Vitor Belfort will headline February’s UFC 184 event in Los Angeles. UFC officials made the announcement yesterday. Weidman and Belfort were supposed to headline December’s UFC 181 event in Las Vegas, but the champ suffered a broken […]

Chris Weidman out of UFC 181 with hand injury‏

By: Chris Taylor     UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman (12-0 MMA, 8-0 UFC) has been forced out of his scheduled UFC 181 title fight with Vitor Belfort (24-10 MMA, 13-6 UFC). UFC officials broke the news yesterday, stating that Weidman had suffered a broken hand in training. Weidman was last seen in action at […]

Lyoto Machida vs. C.B. Dollaway set for UFC Fight Night 58 in Brazil‏

By: Chris Taylor       A key middleweight bout between Lyoto Machida (21-5 MMA, 13-5 UFC) and C.B. Dollaway (15-5 MMA, 9-5 UFC) will take place at December’s ‘UFC Fight Night 58’ in Brazil. Former UFC light heavyweight champion, Lyoto Machida, was last seen in action at July’s UFC 175 event in Las Vegas, […]