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Jun 15, 2015 2:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Velasquez Falls Far in P4P, Alvarez Makes Big Jump

“UFC 188” caused the biggest shakeups in the official UFC rankings in recent memory. Cain Velasquez stepped into the octagon with his UFC Heavyweight Championship on Saturday night, but walked out with empty hands and a bloody nose as Fabricio Werdum submitted him in the third round. As a result of this, Velasquez dropped six...

Jun 14, 2015 4:28 pm

Weidman On Rockhold: ‘He’s Good Looking, I’ll Give Him That’

Chris Weidman successfully defended his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort at UFC 187 in May, but he already has his next challenger in his sights. Dana White recently announced that Luke Rockhold was next in line for a shot at the gold and the challenger has an impressive track record, to say the least....

Jun 9, 2015 2:19 pm

Bisping Casts Shadow On Wiedman’s UFC Dominance

  Is there anyone Michael Bisping doesn’t bash? His sights are now set on champion Chris Weidman with his recent comments. The Count isn’t one to mince words and talked about why he believes Weidman’s path to stardom is nothing but chance and circumstantial luck. Check out what he had to say to MMAJunkie: “No...

Jun 8, 2015 4:16 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Hendo Back in the Mix, Rothwell Makes Moves

Another UFC event has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated accordingly. There are some odd changes this week, but everything seems to be in order for the stars of Fight Night 68. Dan Henderson made his way into the middleweight rankings. Previously unranked, Hendo took the thirteenth spot above Robert...

Jun 1, 2015 3:05 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Weidman Making Moves In P4P, Condit Stays Put

We are one week removed from Chris Weidman’s successful UFC Middleweight Championship defense at UFC 187 and he is still making moves in the rankings. Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson got kicked out of spot number-two in favor of “The All American”, and Anderson Silva dropped two spots to number twelve. Donald Cerrone made an odd...

Jun 1, 2015 7:03 am

Bisping Is Holding Judgement on ‘Hero’ Silva’s Failed Drug Test

Michael Bisping is quick to call out testosterone replacement therapy users like Vitor Belfort, but when it comes to someone like Anderson “The Spider” Silva, Bisping will hold his judgement until his hearing. Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz put on a dream fight at UFC 183, but the bout would soon be surrounded in controversy...

Jun 1, 2015 6:30 am

Weidman on Hanging with Mayweather: ‘He Knew All About Me’

After he successfully defended his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort at UFC 187 in May, Chris Weidman celebrated his big win with none other than Floyd “Money” Mayweather! Mayweather was coming fresh off the biggest win of his career as well. He had just defeated Manny Pacquiao in one of the biggest fights in...

May 31, 2015 7:46 am

Bisping Wants a Shot at Rockhold or Souza After Fight with Leites

UFC middleweight Michael Bisping has always been on the cusp of greatness, but always seems to suffer a setback that keeps him from the ever-elusive shot at UFC gold. Now that he is set to headline UFC Fight Night 72 alongside Thales Leites, Bisping is looking to catapult himself into title contention once again. “Obviously...

May 27, 2015 9:30 am

Medical Suspensions Report: UFC 187 Edition

The NSAC has released its full medical suspension list for UFC 187. The full list of medical suspensions, from the Nevada State Athletic Commission, is below. Daniel Cormier: Must have follow-up MRI before Nov. 1 Anthony Johnson: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to left eyebrow laceration. Chris Weidman: Suspended 45...

May 26, 2015 3:52 pm

Salary Report: UFC 187 Edition — Johnson Earns $500K To D.C.’s $180k — FULL REPORT!

The salaries just came out for UFC 187 fighters. Two of the fighters from the card left with $500,000.00. Check out the numbers below for a full rundown. Daniel Cormier- $180,000 ($90,000 to show, $90,000 to win) Anthony Johnson- $500,000 Chris Weidman- $500,000 ($250,000 to show, $250,000 to win) Vitor Belfort- $300,000 Donald Cerrone- $152,000...

May 25, 2015 1:41 pm

White: ‘Jacare vs. Weidman Probably Next, But Rockhold is Top Contender’

After Chris Weidman’s successful defense of the UFC Middleweight Championship at UFC 187, there seems to be a bit of a log jam when it comes to the top of the division. With Vitor Belfort out of the picture, middleweights Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Luke Rockhold have been lobbying for a title shot. Dana White...

May 25, 2015 11:28 am

White: ‘UFC 189 Commercial Was the Most Expensive We’ve Ever Done’

UFC 187 was a spectacle unto itself considering the fact that there were two championship fights featuring the likes of Chris Weidman, Vitor Belfort and Daniel Cormier. However, chills were sent down fans’ spines when UFC aired the newest commercial for “UFC 189: Aldo vs. McGregor”. The commercial cost a fortune, according to Dana White....

May 25, 2015 8:11 am

White Proud of UFC 187, ‘This Is the Type of Card Fans Want to See’

After months of news breaking that a fighter has been pulled from the card because of either legal troubles or injuries, UFC 187 took place and was amazing despite all the facelifts it received. UFC President Dana White reflected on the card backstage after the show and was happy he could brag about how exciting...

May 24, 2015 8:01 pm

UFC Champ Celebrates Big Win with Floyd Mayweather!

Chris Weidman pulled off one of the most satisfying victories of his career on Saturday evening when he dominated Vitor Belfort in just one round. What better way to celebrate your big win than hanging out with the best boxer in the world? Check out the full pic below! Chilling with @floydmayweather A photo posted...

May 24, 2015 1:03 pm

Dana White’s Backstage Interview After UFC 187

UFC president Dana White talks with UFC correspondent Megan Olivi about the amazing night of fights that took place at “UFC 187”. Daniel Cormier was crowned the new champion while Chris Weidman dominated Vitor Belfort to retain his UFC Middleweight Championship. Check out the full interview above! Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or...

May 24, 2015 11:46 am

Weidman: ‘I Didn’t Expect to Get Punched In the Face So Much’

Chris Weidman has been confident about his championship defense against Vitor Belfort before the bout was even announced for “UFC 187”. Weidman has defeated the likes of Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida, so he was confused as to why people were doubting him against “The Phenom”. Belfort happens to possess some of the fastest hands...

May 24, 2015 9:59 am

‘Join TEAM WEIDMAN Before It’s Too Late’

Chris Weidman successfully defended his UFC Middleweight Championship in a highly anticipated bout with Vitor Belfort in the co main-event of “UFC 187”. Belfort was able to catch Weidman off-guard with shots early on, but once the fight went to the ground it was all Weidman. Weidman forced the referee to step in and wave...

May 24, 2015 9:53 am

Weidman: ‘I’m On Another Level than Rockhold and Jacare’

Chris Weidman walked into the octagon on Saturday with intentions of keeping his UFC Middleweight Championship and undefeated record in tact. He became one step closer to greatness when he forced the referee to wave off the fight while pummeling Vitor Belfort on the mat. Now, two new challengers await “The All American” for a...

May 23, 2015 10:57 pm

UFC 187 Attendance And Gate Announced

At the post-fight press conference UFC officials announced the attendance and gate for UFC 187. Attendance– 12,615 Gate– $5,198,167 UFC 187 went down with Chris Weidman defending his middleweight title against Vitor Belfort and Daniel Cormier defeating Anthony Johnson for the vacant UFC light-heavyweight title. By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 Who Has The Better...

May 23, 2015 1:59 pm

‘UFC 187: Cormier vs. Johnson’ Live Results Thread

UFC 187 takes place in Las Vegas, Nevada and is headlined by Anthony Johnson vs. Daniel Cormier for the vacant light-heavyweight title. Another title fight will take place in the co-main event when middleweight champion Chris Weidman looks to defend his belt against Brazilian Vitor Belfort. This card is stacked, with Donald Cerrone, Joseph Benavidez...

May 23, 2015 10:25 am

UFC 187 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 6

‘On Episode 6 of UFC 187 Embedded, middleweight champion Chris Weidman reunites with his kids in Las Vegas. Light heavyweight title contender Daniel Cormier watches tape on himself and then interviews his teammate, undefeated Russian lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov. Then everyone heads to the weigh-in for their final staredowns before Weidman faces Vitor Belfort and Cormier...

May 22, 2015 4:50 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC 187: Cormier vs. Johnson’ Edition

The fighters of UFC 187 hit the scales Friday and both championship bouts are official! Chris Weidman will be defending his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort in one of the most anticipated bouts of the year. Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Daniel Cormier will battle for the recently vacated UFC Light Heavyweight Championship in the...

May 22, 2015 4:50 pm

REPLAY! UFC 187 Weigh-Ins Event (Full)

UFC 187 is set to take place in Las Vegas, Nevada this Saturday! The card features two championship bouts. Chris Weidman steps into the octagon to defend his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort and the fate of the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship will be decided in a bout between Anthony Johnson and Daniel Cormier!...

May 22, 2015 4:39 pm

UFC 187 Weigh-In Results: 1 Misses Weight

The stars of “UFC 187” hit the scales this Friday to make their bouts official. The lone champion on the card Chris Weidman made weight and will officially defend his championship against challenger Vitor Belfort. In the main-event of the evening, Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson will duke it out for the vacated UFC Light...

May 22, 2015 1:12 pm

UFC 187 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 5

On Episode 5 of UFC 187 Embedded, Donald Cerrone faces a rodeo bull ahead of his matchup with John “The Bull” Makdessi. Light heavyweight title contender Anthony Johnson combines oxygen and iron into his pre-fight regimen. Then all the stars of UFC’s main card attend Ultimate Media day, including middleweight champion Chris Weidman, his opponent...

May 22, 2015 11:47 am

Taylor vs. Baroni | UFC 187 Edition

UFC 187 goes down this Saturday night live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The pay-per-view event is headlined by a light heavyweight title fight featuring Anthony Johnson battling Daniel Cormier for the vacant 205-pound strap. In the evening’s co-main event slot, undefeated UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman puts his title...

May 22, 2015 9:29 am

Askren’s Mom Finds his 2001 Fight With Weidman, And Posts It! — WATCH

This weekend, Chris Weidman defends his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort at “UFC 187”. ONE Championship’s Ben Askren brought the MMA world a blast from the past as he shared a video of him wrestling with Weidman from 2001! Check out the full video below: Was at my moms house and found a wrestling...

May 22, 2015 2:26 am

WATCH! — UFC 187 Weigh-Ins Event — LIVE At 7 PM ET

UFC 187 is set to take place in Las Vegas, Nevada this Saturday! The card features two championship bouts. Chris Weidman steps into the octagon to defend his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort and the fate of the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship will be decided in a bout between Anthony Johnson and Daniel Cormier!...