Tag Archives | Chris Weidman

Belfort: Weidman winning ‘Fighter of the Year’ was embarrassing

By: Chris Taylor       The UFC’s middleweight number 1 contender, Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort, was not at all impressed to hear that Chris Weidman had won the “World MMA Awards” coveted “Fighter of the year” award, calling the decision ’embarrassing.’ His words (via Combate): “It was embarrassing,” Belfort stated. “Not that it should’ve […]

Reminder: UFC 168 this Saturday at Kalapaki Joe’s Kauai | News

                                      By: Chris Taylor The biggest rematch in UFC history takes place this Saturday night at UFC 168 in Las Vegas, as current middleweight champion Chris Weidman defends his title for the first time agianst the man […]

Weidman vs. Silva rematch to headline UFC 168 in December | UFC News

                                        By: Chris Taylor UFC President Dana White promised fight fans there would be a rematch! This after Chris Weidman (10-0 MMA, 6-0 UFC) defeated longtime middleweight champion Anderson Silva (33-5 MMA, 16-1 UFC) to earn […]

Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman set to headline UFC 162 | UFC News

        By: Chris Taylor It was recently announced that longtime UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva (33-4 MMA, 16-0 UFC) will meet top contender Chris Weidman (9-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC) on Independence Day weekend at UFC 162. Early this week, Weidman, who had been campaigning for a shot at “The Spider” for some […]

Chris Weidman vs. Tim Boetsch slated for UFC 155 in Las Vegas | UFC News

        By: Chris Taylor Yesterday, UFC executives announced that a middleweight showdown between Chris Weidman (9-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC) and Tim Boetsch (16-4 MMA, 7-3 UFC) will take place at UFC 155 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The NCAA Division I All-American wrestler, Weidman, will be looking to solidify himself as the #1 […]