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Michael Bisping Still Looking For Big-Money Fights Despite Title-Challenge From Yoel Romero

Michael Bisping has made his wish for another ‘big-money fight’ known despite the looming presence of the #1 contender, Yoel Romero. The UFC’s middleweight champion Michael Bisping had by far the greatest year of his career in 2016. Against all odds, he managed to defeat the formidable trio of Anderson Silva, Dan Henderson and the reigning champ, Luke Rockhold to …

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After His Win Over Dan Henderson At Submission Underground, Everyone Wants Jon Jones

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)

After submitting Dan Henderson with an arm-triangle at Submission Underground 2 earlier this month, former UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones challenged old foe Chael Sonnen, the promoter of the event, to a grappling match. It seemed like a set up and Sonnen appeared to accept the challenge on the spot, saying, “I will see you January 29th.” However, Sonnen has …

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Dan Henderson Gives Scary Prediction For Potential McGregor-Nurmagomedov Fight

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 12: Khabib Nurmagomedov of Russia reacts against Michael Johnson of the United States in their lightweight bout during the UFC 205 event at Madison Square Garden on November 12, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images )

While it seems highly unlikely that we’re going to get it anytime soon after Dana White’s recent comments, hype over a potential fight between newly crowned lightweight champion Conor McGregor and undefeated wrestling supremo Khabib Nurmagomedov continues to build. Recently retired middleweight legend Dan Henderson has added his take on what would happen if the two were to meet in …

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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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Dana White Hails Dan Henderson’s Record as “Insane”, Predicts Hall Of Fame Honour

UFC President Dana White has said that middleweight contender Dan Henderson will be a shoo-in for the UFC Hall Of Fame following the 46-year-old’s loss to Michael Bisping on Saturday night at UFC 204. In the last fight of his professional career, Henderson lost 48-47, 48-47, 49-46 via unanimous decision to finish his MMA career with a professional record of 32-15. Although he …

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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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Michael Bisping Open To Georges St-Pierre Fight If He’s ‘Grown a Set of Balls’

INGLEWOOD, CA - JUNE 04: Michael Bisping raises his arms to the crowd as he enters the cage for his middleweight championship bout at UFC 199 at The Forum on June 4, 2016 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)

Current UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping will have his hands full when facing Dan Henderson at UFC 204 next weekend, but the Brit is already looking past his title defense to a more lucrative future. Earlier this year, a rumored matchup between Bisping and former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre made the rounds. Unsurprisingly, the fight never materialised and the …

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