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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, […]

Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis in the works for UFC 179‏

By: Chris Taylor       Two of the UFC’s best light heavyweight fighters, Glover Teixeira and Phil Davis, have verbally agreed to thrown down this fall, possibly at UFC 179 in Brazil. Glover Teixeira (22-3 MMA, 5-1 UFC) most recently fought at April’s UFC 172 event in Baltimore, where he fell short in his […]

Belfort receives license to fight Weidman at UFC 181

By: Chris Taylor       Former UFC light heavyweight champion Vitor Belfort and his lawyer Michael Alonso met with the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) today in order to obtain a license to fight Chris Weidman at December’s UFC 181 event in Las Vegas. The meeting was a success, as NSAC officials granted “The […]

Mousasi vs. Souza 2 expected to headline UFC Fight Night 50

By: Chris Taylor       A key middleweight bout between Gegard Mousasi and Ronaldo Souza is set for “UFC Fight Night 50” and is expected to headline the show on September 5 in Ledyard, Connecticut. Kalapaki Joe’s sponsored fighter, Gegard Mousasi (35-4-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC), was last seen in action in the main event of “UFC Fight Night 41” […]

Penn’s amazing MMA career comes to an end following 3rd loss to Edgar

By: Chris Taylor       Former UFC lightweight & welterweight champion B.J. Penn has retired from the sport of mixed martial arts, this following his third career loss to Frankie Edgar, which he suffered on July 6th at the TUF 19 Finale in Las Vegas. It was a disappointing end to an incredible mixed […]