1440 Search Results for Chris weidman

May 22, 2016 2:04 pm

Video | Watch Luke Rockhold defeat Chris Weidman at UFC 194

Luke Rockhold became the UFC’s middleweight champion this past December when he stopped Chris Weidman in the co-main event of UFC 194. Rockhold and Weidman were set to rematch at next month’s UFC 199 event in Los Angeles, however, Chris was forced to withdraw from the fight after he suffered a neck injury. Stepping in...

May 18, 2016 9:16 am

Chris Weidman opens up on injury that forced him out of UFC 199

Tuesday afternoon, unfortunate news surfaced that former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman had been forced out of his UFC 199 rematch with Luke Rockhold on June 4th. While the nature of the injury wasn’t immediately revealed, Weidman himself has taken to Facebook to release a statement regarding the situation, and explain what forced him to...

May 17, 2016 8:22 pm

Luke Rockhold sends Chris Weidman a message

UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold and former champion Chris Weidman have had a highly competitive rivalry and were set to rematch for the title at UFC 199. Unfortunately on Tuesday, news broke that Weidman was forced to pull out of their bout scheduled for June 4 and the UFC has been scrambling to find an...

May 17, 2016 2:30 pm

Michael Bisping reacts to Chris Weidman pulling out of UFC 199

News broke Tuesday afternoon that former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman had been forced out of his UFC 199 headlining fight with Luke Rockhold due to an injury. While there was no immediate word given on who would replace Weidman, many expected either Jacare Souza or Michael Bisping to step up on short notice to...

May 17, 2016 2:21 pm

Chris Weidman reportedly out of UFC 199

News broke Tuesday afternoon that former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman had been forced out of his scheduled UFC 199 bout due to an undisclosed injury. After the news broke on Twitter, Jeremy Botter of FloCombat confirmed the story, which also revealed that there has been no official word yet on who would step in...

Apr 7, 2016 9:07 am

VIDEO | Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman go at it AGAIN in face-to-face interview

This @LukeRockhold @ChrisWeidmanUFC rivalry is really starting to heat up. The beef is REAL, people.https://t.co/II0tueQvi8 — UFC Tonight (@UFCTonight) April 7, 2016 Earlier this week, Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman appeared on SportsCenter for an interview that quickly became heated. During a recent appearance on UFC Tonight, Rockhold and Weidman appeared with Kenny Florian for...

Apr 6, 2016 9:58 am

VIDEO | Intense face-to-face interview with Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman

Back in the co-main event of UFC 194, Luke Rockhold shocked the world as he dominated Chris Weidman from the beginning of the fight until the referee stopped it in the 4th round. The UFC ultimately gave Weidman an immediate rematch in the main event of UFC 199 in June, where Weidman will look to...

Mar 26, 2016 2:22 pm

Chris Weidman talks high-stakes rematch with Luke Rockhold at UFC 199

Back in the co-main event of UFC 194 in December, Luke Rockhold dominated Chris Weidman from bell to bell, ultimately finishing the champ in the 4th round via TKO. While Weidman had a broken foot in the fight, Luke Rockhold feels that when the two step into the cage at UFC 199 for a rematch,...

Mar 25, 2016 9:52 pm

Chris Weidman training with Stephen Thompson ahead of Luke Rockhold rematch

On June 4th Chris Weidman will look to reclaim his UFC middleweight championship from Luke Rockhold in the main event of UFC 199. In the pair’s first meeting, Weidman suffered the first defeat of his professional MMA career as Rockhold dominated the fight from start to finish, ultimately picking up a 4th round TKO win....

Mar 25, 2016 9:01 am

VIDEO | Chris Weidman’s hilarious face swap with young son

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman was messing around with Snapchat’s face swap feature recently alongside his young son. Things were going pretty well until his son starts to cry, making it look like the former champ begins to cry. Weidman is currently gearing up for his highly anticipated UFC 199 rematch with Luke Rockhold,...

Mar 23, 2016 3:32 pm

VIDEO | Chris Weidman talks MMA in NY, rematch with Luke Rockhold

It was revealed on Tuesday evening that a bill had been passed in New York that moved MMA one step closer to being fully legalized. The bill now moves to the desk of New York governor Andrew Cuomo, who has expressed his interest to sign it in the past. Needless to say, this was a...

Mar 15, 2016 8:43 am

Chris Weidman: My fights changed Anderson Silva

When Chris Weidman stepped into the Octagon to face Anderson Silva for the UFC middleweight championship at UFC 162 in 2013, he shocked the world as he knocked ‘The Spider’ out cold in the second round. As if that moment wasn’t horrible enough for ‘The Spider,’ in their rematch at UFC 168, a checked leg...

Mar 12, 2016 8:20 am

Chris Weidman on UFC 199 rematch: This is do or die

In the co-main event of UFC 194 Luke Rockhold put on an incredible performance as he dominated then-UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman over the course of 4 rounds. While the fight arguably could have been stopped at the end of the 3rd round when Rockhold was pouring on the ground and pound, referee Herb Dean...

Mar 10, 2016 8:42 am

Luke Rockhold verbally destroys Chris Weidman

While Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman’s rematch is still 3 months away, the pair have started the war of words early. At the ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference last week, the pair talked trash throughout the course of the press conference, which ultimately lead to a heated staredown at the conclusion of the event. Rockhold continued...

Mar 4, 2016 3:58 pm

VIDEO | Luke Rockhold vs. Chris Weidman II staredown

#UFC199: @LukeRockhold vs @ChrisWeidmanUFC 2 | June 4 | Los Angeles #UNSTOPPABLE https://t.co/4BkcL4lOYz — #UFC196 (@ufc) March 4, 2016 While Luke Rockhold may have defeated Chris Weidman in the co-main event of UFC 194 in impressive fashion, Weidman is as confident as ever ahead of their UFC 199 rematch on June 4th. See the pair...

Feb 26, 2016 7:56 am

Luke Rockhold’s bold prediction for Chris Weidman rematch

At UFC 194 Luke Rockhold shocked the world as he put on a dominant performance against Chris Weidman over the course of 4 rounds en route to a TKO win that saw him claim the UFC middleweight championship. After the bout it was announced that Chris Weidman had fought with a broken foot. Ultimately, the...

Feb 13, 2016 12:33 pm

Luke Rockhold on Chris Weidman Rematch: I almost feel bad about this next one

Champ Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman’s rematch set for 199 probably wasn’t the card that either fighter or camp wanted to be on considering UFC 200 will be the huge blockbuster summer event during International Fight Week in Las Vegas, a must see for UFC fans. Rockhold gave up the interview to Bloody Elbow’s Michael...

Feb 12, 2016 11:10 pm

Ray Longo opens up on Chris Weidman’s UFC 194 pre-fight injuries

At UFC 194 Chris Weidman lost his UFC middleweight championship at the hands of Luke Rockhold. Rockhold impressed fans as he seemed to dominate Weidman wherever the fight took place over the course of 4 rounds before ultimately picking up a 4th round TKO win. Since then the UFC has booked a rematch between the...