While Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping seem determined to settle their differences inside the Octagon this year, UFC president Dana White has other plans.
The UFC boss told UFC.com that the fight the company is looking to book is Rockhold vs. former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida. White also said the fight could take place in Brazil.
“We’re looking at Rockhold-Machida in Brazil. That’s what we’re looking at,” he said.
There were reports this week linking Machida to a possible C.B. Dolloway fight, but White said the Machida-Rockhold bout makes the … Read the Full Article Here

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Mexico City – It took just eight hours to sell-out the highly anticipated UFC® 180: VELASQUEZ vs. WERDUM event scheduled for November 15 at the Arena Ciudad de Mexico (Mexico City Arena).
Fans made history at the box office, as well as online, to sell out Mexico’s first ever live UFC® event. UFC 180: VELASQUEZ vs. WERDUM is the fastest sell-out in the history of the Arena Ciudad de Mexico and it will also set a new attendance record with over 20,000 fans attending the monumental event.
On Tuesday, August 26 the UFC’s Chairman and CEO, Lorenzo Fertitta, and UFC Pre … Read the Full Article Here

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LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 6: Shayna Baszier (green shorts) tackles Julianna Pena (blue shorts) in their preliminary fight during filming of season eighteen of The Ultimate Fighter on June 6, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Powers/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Julianna Pena; Shayna Baszier

When Baszler started fighting, she actually at times had to pay for the right to square off against competition.


Saturday, August 30th UFC 177: Dillashaw vs Soto Late Prelims – 8:00pm EST/ 5:00pm PST/ 12:00am GMT Online Airings US, UK, Australia, Brazil, Barbados, Dominica, Haiti, Jamaica, Caribbean and Latin America – Blocked All Other Countries – Fight Pass on UFC.tv Cable/Satelite Airings North America

US – FOX Sports 1 (Channel Finder)
US – FOX Deportes
Canada – Sportsnet 360

Central/South America

Brazil – Combate
Mexico – UFC Network
Argentina – UFC Network
Bolivia – UFC Network
Chile – UFC Network
Colombia – UFC Network
Ecuador – UFC Network
Panama – UFC Network
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Bethe Correia is a woman on a mission. In fact, one could attach any number of descriptors to her (lioness, warrior, pitbull) and they all would support the notion that the undefeated Brazilian powerhouse has come to the UFC with something to prove. While some fighters are fine taking time to ease their ways into the situation, Correia isn’t pulling punches.She’s gunning for the top of the mountain in women’s MMA phenom Ronda Rousey, and she has zero issues with dismantling “Rowdy’s” crew piece by piece until she gets her shot at the champion. The infamous “Four Horsewomen” collective, which c … Read the Full Article Here

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You know those bands that just stay on the road, grinding out albums, garnering critical acclaim and registering the occasional chart hit while cultivating a loyal, hardcore following?They may have a track or two that pops up on the radio from time-to-time, but they’re never the biggest band going at the time. Instead of selling out arenas, they’re playing clubs and theatres packed with diehard fans that know every word to every song, ready to sell you on their brilliance whenever they can and quick to dismiss you when you say your favorite band is the latest act to capture 15 minutes in the s … Read the Full Article Here

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