Chad Mendes one step closer to title shot after besting Nik Lentz

Video: Highlights: Mendes vs. Lentz There was just something about Nik Lentz and his pre-fight interviews that got under Chad Mendes' skin. Several times leading up to the bout on Saturday, Mendes remarked how Lentz was just too cocky and talked too much trash for a fighter that hadn't proved himself against an elite featherweight so he was going to teach him a lesson...
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December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Nik Lentz 167.2 lbs Just Four Hours After Weigh Ins

After weighing in at 145 lbs Nik Lentz shows the world how much he weighs just four hours later. Nik has been working with fitness and nutrition guru Mike Dolce for this fight and so although that is an outrageous amount of weight to put back on in just four hours, you can almost guarantee Nik did it in a healthy way under the guidance of Dolce. Mike claimed Nik’s weight was still...
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December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Nik Lentz Relaxing With His Pup

UFC featherweight Nik Lentz hangs out with his dog.  Nothing like a mans best friend to keep you company while you recover in between grueling workouts. Team Alpha Male has promotions Great Rousimar Palhares meme
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November 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Nik Lentz Checks His Weight For UFC on FX 8

Nik Lentz is one big featherweight and with the help of the best fighter nutritionists in the game, Mike Dolce, Nik is able to hit the 146 lbs limit.  Lentz will be taking on Brazil’s own Hacran Dias this Saturday at UFC on FX 8. Vitor Belfort runs into Mike Dolce Hector Lombard’s ear looks good
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May 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Manny Gamburyan Out Of FX 8 Fight With Injury, Nik Lentz In As Replacement

Another tough break for the Armenian fighter as this is the second consecutive fight he has had to pull out of due to injury.  Manny was first set to fight Chad Mendes at UFC 157 along side teammate and friend Ronda Rousey, but had to pull out last minute due to a broken thumb.  He was then slated to fight at the UFC on FX 8 show in Brazil but is again being forced to withdraw...
Via Tito Couture
March 26, 2013  |  Discuss

News: Nik Lentz Replaces Injured Gamburyan At UFC on FX 8

Yet another injury has befallen on the UFC on FX 8 card in Santa Catarina, Brazil. Manny Gamburyan has been forced out of his scheduled bout with Hacran Dias and replaced with rising featherweight Nik Lentz. The UFC announced the change on Monday afternoon.  Hacran Dias picked up a decision win over Yuri Alcantara in his UFC debut back at UFC 147 in Brazil. Now riding a 9-fight...
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March 25, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC 150 adds Lentz-Mitsuoka, Bermudez-Hayden, Kuiper-Hamman

The Ultimate Fighting Championship have announced three additional bouts for the UFC 150 fight card in Denver, Colorado. In featherweight action, Nik Lentz (21-5-2) will square off against Eiji Mitsuoka (18-8-2). Lentz will look to put an end to a three fight win-less streak after going unbeaten in his first six UFC bouts. Submission specialist Mitsuoka is seeking his first win...
Via MMA Interplay
June 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Nik Lentz Posts Picture of Battered Eye

According to lightweight Nik Lentz, his left eye doesn’t hurt nearly as badly as it looks. Lentz dropped a TKO loss to Evan Dunhan on Saturday night at “UFC on FOX” after the cageside doctor erred on the side of caution and called their scrap prior to the start of the third and final round. UFC color commentator Joe Rogan suggested a broken orbital bone caused the bottom...
January 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Lentz Hopes to Prove His Worth to UFC Against Dunham

Even though his loss to Mark Bocek last month was his first in eight UFC bouts, Nik Lentz believes he could have been cut afterward.
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January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Lentz: Fans Will Notice After I Beat Bocek

Nik Lentz has zero losses in seven UFC appearances, but his workmanlike performances haven’t generated much positive attention yet.
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December 06, 2011  |  Discuss

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