Thursday Sep 11
Dana White won't penalize Tyron Woodley for turning down Hector Lombard fight
But he's only getting the free pass because "The Chosen One" did the company a solid for stepping up on short notice to take on Dong Hyun Kim at UFC Fight Night 48 last month after Lombard had to bow out due to injury. One of the things that drives Ultimate Fighting Championship president Dana White crazy -- or any other fight promoter, for that matter -- is when a fighter refuses to step into the cage against a certain foe.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Hector Lombard wants to move back up to middleweight to 'beat up' Gegard Mousasi
Hector Lombard has shifted his focus away from "The Chosen One" after Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White came out and stated that Woodley wanted no part in a welterweight fight against "Showeather." Now, Lombard is moving on to bigger things as he tells MMA Fighting that he wouldn't mind packing on the pounds to go back up to the middleweight division to take on Gegard Mousasi.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
411 MMA Rankings 09.09.14: Welterweight Division
See where they all rank! While UFC champion Johny Hendricks remains out of action through next year, that does not mean everyone else has to be inactive, too. Fighters continue to try and assert their place among the many bodies looking to emerge as a legitimate contender when the calendar flips to 2015.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Hector Lombard and Tyron Woodley Have Slightly Different...
You guys, I don't want to instigate anything, but it sounds like Tyron Woodley *might* just be ducking Hector Lombard . On the heels of a first round TKO of Dong Hyun Kim , Woodley has quickly rebounded from the three round drubbing he suffered at the hands of Rory MacDonald in June, and is in a prime position to receive another highly-ranked opponent.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Dana White: Tyron Woodley 'wants no part of Hector' Lombard
UFC president Dana White was looking to book Hector Lombard vs. Tyron Woodley as the headliner for a December show in Australia.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Dana White wants to make Hector Lombard vs Tyron Woodley happen
Hector Lombard to face off with team mate Woodley upon return? Dana White hopes so.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Tyron Woodley interested in Matt Brown next
Just days after his 61-second TKO win over Dong Hyun Kim in Macau, Woodley told MMAFighting.com that he's interested in fighting Matt Brown next, and he knows when he would like for it to happen, too.
UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC Fight Night 48 and 49
Middleweight contender Michael Bisping disposed of unranked former Strikeforce champion Cung Le in the main attraction.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
UFC fight night: How distractions can become motivating factors
This past weekend, the UFC did the mixed martial arts fans around the world a huge favor and treated them to two extremely entertaining fight cards in one day.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
UFC Fight Night 48 results recap: Tyron Woodley vs Dong Hyun Kim fight review and analysis
With a loss damaging their chances in the welterweight title picture, Tyron Woodley and Dong Hyun Kim had a mountain of pressure on their shoulders, and it was "The Chosen One" making quick work of his opponent this past Saturday at UFC Fight Night 48: "Bisping vs. Le" in Macau.
UFN 48 and 49 Results: Winners and Losers
Patrick Wyman runs down the real winners and losers from yesterday's UFC doubleheader, giving you the most detailed recap and analysis you'll find on the interwebs.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Bisping looks to bounce back
On Saturday in China, the Englishman put in a performance that should go a long way towards convincing the legions of fans who still had their doubts, dominating Cung Le from start until fourth-round finish.
You Need to See Cung Le's Brutalized Face Right This Instant
Cung Le just fought Michael Bisping at UFC Fight Night 48 in Macau, though it looks like he just dived into the business end of a wood chipper face-first.
Watch UFC Fight Night 48 post-fight press conference live stream video from Macau
With UFC Fight Night 48: "Bisping vs. Le" coming to a close earlier this morning -- and the Middleweight clash between high-profile division veterans Michael Bisping and Cung Le closing the promotion's successful return to the Far East -- check out the LIVE post-fight press conference video stream below from Macau, China, featuring company ... (more)
Fri Aug 22, 2014
UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Le - The Idiot's Guide to the UFC Fight Pass Main Card
Dong Hyun Kim and Tyron Woodley are the big names on a main card that is otherwise stacked with TUF products.
UFC Fight Night 48: Can Dong Hyun Kim Continue His Destructive Ways Against Tyron Woodley?
Dong Hyun Kim looks to continue his explosive ways this weekend in Macau when he battles fellow top-10 UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley at Fight Night 48. The powerful South Korean competitor has had a remarkable transformation from grinder to knockout artist thanks to back-to-back highlight-reel stoppages.
UFC Fight Night 48 weigh in results, live video stream
The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 48: "Bisping vs. Le" takes place today from The Venetian Macao's CotaiArena in Macau.
411's MMA Roundtable Preview - UFC Fight Nights 48 and 49
Saturday from Macau, Michael Bisping faces Cung Le and Tyron Woodley fights Dong Hyun Kim! In Tulsa, Oklahoma, former lightweight champion Benson Henderson battles Rafael dos Anjos! Plus, Mike Pyle takes on Jordan Mein, Thales Leites vs. Francis Carmont, and more! This is a fun fight on paper and that should hold true Saturday in China.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Hector Lombard ditches 'Lightning' moniker, will now be known as 'Showeather'
Brendan Schaub recently decided to ditch his old "Hybrid" nickname in favor of being called "Big Brown," and now Hector Lombard is following suit.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
UFC: Bisping vs. Le Media Day Photos: Staredowns, Ronda Rousey and Dana White Q&A
Check out BloodyElbow.com's UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Le Photo Gallery, which featured media scrums, stare downs, and a Q&A from Ronda Rousey and Dana White.