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Tyron Woodley Wants To Raise Stakes Of Potential Michael Bisping Showdown

MACAU - AUGUST 23: Tyron Woodley of USA celebrates after winning his welterweight fight against Dong Hyun Kim of South Korea during the UFC Fight Night at The Venetian Macao Cotai Arena on August 23, 2014 in Macau, China. (Photo by Victor Fraile/Getty Images)

A potential showdown between Michael Bisping and Tyron Woodley is in the works. Super fights have seemingly become all the rage these days, and you’d have to think that it is surely a by-product of the ambitious and sometimes downright ridiculous attitude taken by the UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor towards weight restrictions. Of course, such spectacles have always existed …

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Matt Brown Has No Plans To Retire Just Yet Despite Suffering Concussion Scare Last Year

UFC Welterweight Matt Brown has revealed the extent of the trauma he went through with concussion following his unanimous decision loss to Johnny Hendricks at UFC 185 in March of last year. Brown would lose the fight via unanimous decision with the 35-year-old revealing that he thought the arena was “spinning during the fight” and that he struggled with memory loss and speech …

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Georges St-Pierre Open To UFC Return Against Tyron Woodley

ATLANTA, GA - JULY 30: (L-R) Tyron Woodley celebrates his knockout victory over Robbie Lawler in their welterweight championship bout during the UFC 201 event on July 30, 2016 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Georges St-Pierre has shown an interest in facing new 170-pound champion Tyron Woodley following his emphatic win over Robbie Lawler at UFC 201 this past Saturday. Woodley made clear in post-fight interviews that big money fights are all that interests him, quite cruelly leaving highly-ranked Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson out in the cold. Instead, he called out Nick Diaz, whose suspension ended …

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Dana White Hooks Disappointed Fan Up With Epic Seats At UFC 201

When an interaction between Dana White and a fan makes headlines, it’s almost always for the wrong reasons. Generally speaking, it’s because the UFC president has reacted angrily to a comment on social media. Perhaps the word ‘goof’ has been involved in some capacity. @traviolie lol ur a fuckin goof — Dana White (@danawhite) August 12, 2012 @HereLiesVic EMO GOOF …

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Watch: Haunting McGregor v Diaz II Promo Released By UFC

The shivers run down your spine.  During the UFC 201 pay per view broadcast on Saturday, the UFC decided to whet our appetite for “the real UFC 200” by releasing a haunting promo of their controversial protagonists. This one has everything. Absorb the lyrics; “I know you. We’ve been here before. No surprises, just settled scores.” We meet a barrage of …

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Watch: An Amazing Liver Kick TKO Was Among The Highlights Of UFC 201

The agony of that… Jake Ellenberger entered his bout with the “Immortal” Matt Brown as a +250 underdog. To you and I, that is 5/2 outsider in a two-horse race. But, if there was ever a sport in which anything can happen, it’s MMA. Truly incredibly quick finish by Jake Ellenberger #UFC201 pic.twitter.com/LfHjAJ37eb — SportsPlanet™ (@SportPlanet_) July 31, 2016 Within three …

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Watch: Tyron Woodley Shocks Robbie Lawler And The World At UFC 201

In one punch, an amazing title reign can come to the most abrupt of ends. In December 2014, Robbie Lawler became one of the greatest comeback stories in the history of MMA. He shocked the world when he emerged victorious with the welterweight belt of a prime “Big Rig” Johnny Hendricks at UFC 181. Thereafter, the ‘Ruthless’ one’s star really began …

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UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson Ruled Out Of UFC 201

Demetrious Johnson

Demetrious Johnson was due to defend his 125lb. belt against Wilson Reis on July 30. _____ Another day, another UFC championship title fight ravaged by circumstance. Following the Conor McGregor/UFC 200 debacle, Daniel Cormier’s withdrawal from UFC 197, Chris Weidman’s injury forcing him off UFC 199 and the general Jon Jones-related unpleasantness in recent days, Dana White could be forgiven for attempting …

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Title Fight Co-Main Event Booked for UFC 201

DALLAS, TX - MARCH 14: A detail of gloves worn by Anthony Pettis and Rafael dos Anjos in the Lightweight Title bout during the UFC 185 event at American Airlines Center on March 14, 2015 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

A second title fight has been added to July’s UFC 201 card, as flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson defends his belt for the ninth consecutive time against Brazilian Wilson Reis. The somewhat surprising bout was announced on Wednesday’s edition of UFC Tonight and will play co-main event to a welterweight title fight between Robbie Lawler and Tyron Woodley. BREAKING: Demetrious Johnson vs. Wilson …

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UFC 201 Main Event Confirmed

Robbie Lawler will defend the UFC welterweight title against Tyron Woodley in the main event of UFC 201 on July 30th at the Philips Arena in Atlanta. The fight had been in the works for quite a while and several MMAFighting reported on Tuesday that the fight was inching closer to reality. Not long after that, made the fight official. …

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A Major Headline Bout For UFC 201 Is Set To Be Announced

ATLANTA, GA - FEBRUARY 16: UFC President Dana White speaks during a press conference promoting UFC 145: Jones v Evans at Philips Arena on February 16, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Amidst all the speculation and ongoings in the world of MMA media, the UFC has finally announced the headliners for UFC 201, putting to bed some speculation and keeping us in the dark on more issues. Robbie Lawler will more than likely defend his welterweight title against Tyron Woodley at UFC 201. There are a few details to iron out …

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Why Conor McGregor Shouldn’t Care In The Slightest About UFC 200

So, what really happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object? Over the past ten days, the very public back and forth between Conor McGregor and the UFC has seen media interest in the world of MMA reach heights that previously would have seemed unfathomable. Writing in The Irish Times on Saturday, Keith Duggan put it perfectly as he …

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