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Vitor Belfort Is Granted License, Will Face Chris Weidman At UFC 181 In December

Vitor Belfort was a granted a license on Wednesday morning by the Nevada State Athletic Commission in a unanimous vote. The NSAC told Belfort that he cannot fight before the month of December, has to have his next fight in Las Vegas and will have to subject himself to random blood and urine testing at anytime, anywhere. NSAC also told Belfort that he will have to pay for the testing...
Via Between The Ropes
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Lyoto Machida versus Anderson Silva the UFC’s Manny Paquiao and Floyd Mayweather?

The one fight we will not see in boxing that we should is Manny Paquiao versus Floyd Mayweather. We never will see it and it breaks my fight fan heart. The MMA fight we did not get was Anderson Silva versus Lyoto Machida in their primes. The reasons these fights did not and will not happen are very different. It is all about the “Money” man The reason we will not see the boxers...
Via Fight Booth
19 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC: BJ Penn the prodigy no more

As we grow older there is times in our lives where we come to the realization that things change, and nothing last forever. Around 10 years old we realize that fat men with bags of presents don’t fit down the chimney. At 13 we figure out that girls really aren’t that icky. At 21 we realize that being an adult isn’t all its cracked up to be. And at The Ultimate Fighter 19...
Via isportsweb.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

‘UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida’ Salaries Released

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has released the disclosed salaries for all the contestants who competed in Saturday’s “UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida” event. Middleweight champion Chris Weidman (pictured) was the night’s highest earner, pocketing a total of $450,000. Half of Weidman’s paycheck came via win bonus for his decision victory over Lyoto Machida in the main...
Via 5thRound.com
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Video Highlights Of Chris Weidman Defeating Lyoto Machida At UFC 175

Chris Weidman proved the doubters wrong Saturday night as he defeated Lyoto Machida in the main event of UFC 175 to retain the UFC middleweight title. It was a more entertaining fight that people were anticipating, with moments where Machida and Weidman had their fair share of exciting moments. BetweenTheRopes.com scored the fight for Weidman, 49-46. Watch the highlights of Weidman’s...
Via Between The Ropes
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Weidman, Machida, Rousey score bonuses at UFC 175

After a spectacular night of MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, Lyoto Machida, Rob Font and UFC women’s bantemweight champion each an additional $50,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida.” Chris Weidman successfully defending his 185-pound title against former light heavyweight champ...
Via 5thRound.com
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Weidman Beats Lyoto Machida By Decision At UFC 175

Chris Weidman successfully defended his middleweight title tonight in the main event of UFC 175, fending off the challenge of Lyoto Machida to earn a unanimous decision victory. Round One: The main event of the evening is underway with a tough of the gloves. Weidman with a head kick attempt immediately that misses the target. Machida circling the cage and Weidman lands a leg kick...
Via Fight Of The Night
23 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 175 Results: Chris Weidman Retains Middleweight Title In Action Packed Fight Against Lyoto Machida

Chris Weidman had a point to prove in his second defense of his UFC middleweight championship tonight against Lyoto Machida at UFC 175. People thought Weidman’s wins over Anderson Silva were fluke. The New York native proved the critics wrong. The fight starts with three kicks from Weidman. Machida circling the cage and another attempted kick by the champion. Weidman stalking...
Via Between The Ropes
23 days ago  |  Discuss

A Crowd Forms To Watch Challenger Lyoto Machida Workout

There is no shortage of interest for this weekend as Lyoto Machida will be looking to get the middleweight belt back in the hands of a Brazilian at UFC 175 this Saturday.  That is much easier said than done as Chris Weidman is an absolute monster.  Still the Karate expert is a tough match up for anyone and he already knows what it takes to be champion, winning the belt at 205...
Via Tito Couture
26 days ago  |  Discuss

‘UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida’ Betting Odds (Main Card)

The betting lines for “UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida” are in! Now, who should we lay money on? If you’re looking for bang for your buck, Ronda Rousey as a 14-1 odds-on favorite over Alexis Davis would not be the way to go. However, the show’s featured tango between middleweight champion Chris Weidman (pictured) and Lyoto Machida is pretty interesting. Weidman checks in as...
Via 5thRound.com
28 days ago  |  Discuss
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