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Jon Jones Vs Dan Henderson Likely To Headline Chael Sonnen’s Submission Underground 2 Event

LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 03: Light heavyweight champion Jon Jones waits in a timeout as he defends his title against Daniel Cormier during the UFC 182 event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on January 3, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jones retained his title by unanimous decision. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

Chael Sonnen’s Submission Underground 2 event is likely to be headlined by a massive showdown between two big names in the world of MMA. During an appearance on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour, Sonnen announced that he has booked former foe Jon Jones against recent UFC middleweight title challenger Dan Henderson in an Eddie Bravo Invitational(EBI) rules grappling match …

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Twitter Reacts To Michael Bisping’s War With Dan Henderson At UFC 204

There was no fairytale ending for Dan Henderson on Sunday morning in Manchester, as the legendary American’s near twenty-year professional career concluded with a close but unanimous decision defeat to UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping. Henderson got off to a great start in his third challenge for UFC gold, winning the first round on all three judges scorecards and the …

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Watch: UFC 204 Embedded – Michael Bisping Has Strong Words For Dan Henderson During Final Face-Off

With 82 professional bouts between them, neither Michael Bisping nor Dan Henderson is easily rattled. This was apparent when the wily pair squared off at last night’s ceremonial weigh-in ahead of their middleweight title fight at UFC 204, which takes place in the early hours of Sunday morning at the Manchester Arena. Henderson, who has made it abundantly clear throughout …

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Michael Bisping Vs Dan Henderson: Much More Than A Fight

LAS VEGAS - JULY 11: (R-L) Dan Henderson connects with a right to Mike Bisping during their middleweight bout during UFC 100 on July 11, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images)

It was the 11th of July 2009 and the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was set to hold the biggest event in the promotions history in UFC 100, a star-studded card set to showcase the biggest names mixed martial arts had to offer including Brock Lesnar and Georges St Pierre. All the attention was focused on the two title fights which headlined the …

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Video – UFC 204 Countdown: Michael Bisping Vs Dan Henderson

INGLEWOOD, CA - JUNE 04: Michael Bisping points to opponent Luke Rockhold after defeating him in their Middleweight Title Bout at UFC 199 at The Forum on June 4, 2016 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)

When Michael Bisping stepped in on short-notice to face middleweight champion Luke Rockhold at UFC 199, he was given the chance to author a fairytale of sorts. After a decade wandering a winding road, at various times looking as though he was miles away for a shot at UFC gold, he stumbled, unexpectedly, into a title bout. Though Bisping had …

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Dan Henderson Plans To Retire Following Expected Clash With Michael Bisping, Regardless Of The Result

It’s not altogether unexpected news, but Dan Henderson has confirmed that he plans to retire following his next fight, win, lose or draw. After he massacred Hector Lombard in typically violent fashion at UFC 199 on June 4th, Dan Henderson told fans at the Inglewood Forum that they might have witnessed his last contest. However, the result of that evening’s …

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‘Jacare’ Souza Posts Hilarious Response to Bisping vs. Henderson Title Fight

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza must be a fan of Forrest Gump as the Brazilian used a scene from the movie to describe his feelings toward current middleweight champion Michael Bisping. Former Strikeforce champion Souza was highly tipped to be next in line to face Bisping, but the Ultimate Fighting Championship seem to have different plans for the Mancunian. Disappointed that the promotion …

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Dana White Confirms The Identity Of Michael Bisping’s Next Opponent, Says Fight Likely To Be In England

During the Fox Sports 1 UFC 200 post-fight show on Saturday night, Dana White confirmed that recently crowned middleweight champion Michael Bisping will make the first defence of his title against Dan Henderson. White added that the fight may take place in Bisping’s homeland, but did not reveal a working date. “We’re going to do Dan Henderson vs Michael Bisping,” said …

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George St-Pierre Lobbying for Michael Bisping Title Fight

NEW YORK - MARCH 24: Georges St-Pierre of Montreal, Quebec, Canada speaks at a press conference for UFC 111 at Radio City Music Hall on March 24, 2010 in New York City. St-Pierre will face Dan Hardy of Nottingham UK in the Welterweight title bout. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Only two weeks on since winning the UFC middleweight championship, Michael Bisping already has two opponents in mind for his first title defense. Bisping snatched the middleweight title from Luke Rockhold earlier this month at UFC 199 and since then has shown no interest in giving the Cali-native an immediate rematch. Instead, Bisping is interested in facing former UFC welterweight …

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Picture: Dan Henderson Welcomed Home In Style Following UFC 199 Win

INGLEWOOD, CA - JUNE 04: Dan Henderson climbs the cage after winning his middleweight bout at UFC 199 at The Forum on June 4, 2016 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)

Following his emphatic win over Hector Lombard at UFC 199 this past Saturday night, Dan Henderson was in good spirits and found quite the surprise on his garage door when he returned home. Hendo is known for dropping opponents with his signature right hand, but the former Olympic wrestler sent Lombard packing with a powerful back elbow and follow-up ground …

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UFC 199: Fight Predictions – Part 1

The UFC rolls into California this weekend with another stacked PPV card, the last numbered event before the highly-anticipated UFC 200. While it has suffered some setbacks due to injuries, UFC 199 is shaping up to be another huge event. Even though the injury bug seems to be back in full swing in the UFC, it appears as though the …

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Machida Admits Taking Banned Substance: UFC Tampa Fight Cancelled

NEWARK, NJ - APRIL 18: Lyoto Machida of Brazil looks on against Luke Rockhold in their middleweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at Prudential Center on April 18, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

The co-main event at UFC on FOX 19 in Tampa, Florida has been scrapped just days away from the event after Lyoto Machida admitted to taking a banned substance. Machida listed the substance on his declaration form for the fight against Dan Henderson, completely unaware that the substance was banned. Machida was taken by surprise by the fact that the …

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Video: UFC Fight Night 77 Was A Feast Of Spectacularly Violent Finishes

When you look at the collection of KO-hungry savages that the UFC brought together last night in Sao Paulo it is no surprise that the 77th Fight Night show turned out to be a feast of ferocious finishes. The main-card featured prolific purveyors of violence like Alex Oliveira, the terrifying Thomas Almeida, Glover Texeira, and Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort. All Brazilians. And …

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