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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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24 Hour Timeline Of The Jon Jones/UFC 200 Debacle

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Wow. There is no other word that summarises the series of events that we woke up to (in Europe) stemming from Jon Jones removal from the vaunted UFC 200 card. While the simple news is that the main event of the biggest UFC card in history is off, this is the extended view of yesterday’s debacle. 4.30PM Pacific Time (12.30AM GMT) …

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Dana White Reveals What Conor McGregor Said When Asked To Fight A Late Replacement At UFC 196

The UFC president made a passionate rant on why one should grab an opportunity when it presents itself, and extolled the virtues of Conor McGregor in doing so. _____ While appearing on UFC Unfiltered, Dana White was asked if Jose Aldo made a mistake in declining the Conor McGregor rematch at UFC 196 when Rafael Dos Anjos pulled out due to injury. Nate Diaz …

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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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Watch: New UFC 199 Footage Shows Bisping’s Post-Fight Taunting Of Rockhold Was Merciless

At last week’s UFC 199 post-fight press conference Karyn Bryant brought up something that Chris Weidman had said after he dropped the middleweight title to Luke Rockhold last December. Speaking directly to Rockhold, Bryant said “When you defeated Chris Weidman, he said something to the effect of; he was really frustrated at losing the belt to you in particular”. Rockhold …

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Video: Relive Michael Bisping’s Historic UFC 199 Win In Slow-Motion

INGLEWOOD, CA - JUNE 04: Michael Bisping (blue gloves) and Luke Rockhold (red gloves) during their middleweight championship bout at UFC 199 at The Forum on June 4, 2016 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)

For some, UFC 199 last weekend will be remembered for all the wrong reasons, but Michael Bisping’s emphatic win over Luke Rockhold won’t be one of them. The British fighter walked away with the middleweight belt after taking the title fight on two-weeks notice, this following the withdrawal of former champion Chris Weidman due to an injury. The co-main event …

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What’s Next For The Winners At UFC 199?

The Forum in Inglewood, California was the venue for Saturday’s UFC 199, one of the organisation’s most eventful occasions in recent memory. Fans were left in disbelief as Michael Bisping registered a stunning knockout victory over Luke Rockhold to capture the middleweight championship, while Dominick Cruz retained his bantamweight crown with a dominant performance against perennial contender Urijah Faber. Here …

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Bisping Continues to Taunt Rockhold With Hilarious Instagram Post

Following their short-lived war at UFC 199 this past weekend, Michael Bisping is still throwing sly punches at Luke Rockhold through social media. The Mancunian caused a major upset inside The Forum on Saturday Night when he knocked out an over-confident Rockhold inside the first round to become the new UFC middleweight champion. Both fighters showed their dislike for one …

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Dana White Addresses MMA Journalist Ariel Helwani’s ‘Lifetime Ban’

The removal of renowned MMA journalist Ariel Helwani from UFC 199 on Saturday night ruffled a few feathers, but UFC president Dana White is standing his ground on the decision. Helwani, along with photo journalist Esther Lin and videographer E. Casey Leydon, were shown the door before the Rockhold/Bisping main event shortly after Helwani broke the news of Brock Lesnar’s return and …

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Twitter Reacts To Michael Bisping’s Shocking Upset Win At UFC 199

Michael Bisping’s knockout victory over Luke Rockhold at UFC 199 was historically significant for so many reasons. By ripping the UFC middleweight championship from the Californian, Bisping became the first British fighter to win a title in the world’s premier MMA promotion. He also became champion at a later stage in his promotional tenure than any fighter ever and tied …

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Watch: UFC 199: Rockhold vs. Bisping 2 Official Weigh In Results

The weigh-ins for UFC 199 took place on Friday afternoon at The Forum in Inglewood, California, with current middleweight champion Luke Rockhold and challenger Michael Bisping both making weight. UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz and old rival Urijah Faber also made weight and will face each other for the third time in the co-main event. With new weight-cutting guidelines put …

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UFC 199: Fight Predictions – Part 2

On Saturday night, two UFC titles will be contested in California, the Bantamweight Title between Champion Dominick Cruz and challenger Urijah Faber as well as the Middleweight Title between Champion Luke Rockhold and challenger Michael Bisping. UFC 199 has already made history, with new weigh-in procedures being introduced. Much of the talk around fight week has been about the new changes introduced …

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