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Dana White Says Jon Jones Wants To Fight Daniel Cormier Instead Of Alexander Gustafsson

The MMA world thought the reason Jon Jones hadn’t signed his contract to fight Alexander Gustafsson was because he was negotiating a new contract with the UFC. That apparently isn’t the case. In an interview with UFC.com, president Dana White said that Jones doesn’t want to fight Gustafsson and prefers to fight Daniel Cormier. “Just to clear up a couple ...

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Robbie Lawler Heads UFC 173 Salaries

We announced earlier that Robbie Lawler will be facing Matt Brown at UFC on Fox 12 on July 26 after just fighting Saturday night at UFC 173. Lawler stopped Jake Ellenberger by third round TKO at the event. Salaries for UFC 173 were revealed to BetweenTheRopes.com from the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Lawler lead all fighters making $200,000 including his ...

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UFC 173 Preview Show

UFC 173 takes place tonight from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event features UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao defending against TJ Dillashaw. The co-feature is a battle of light heavyweights as Daniel Cormier facing Dan Henderson. Another key bout is a battle of top welterweights as Robbie Lawler battles Jake Ellenberger. In today’s podcast, ...

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Episode Six Of UFC Embedded

UFC 173 takes place tonight from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The UFC has been releasing a video blog series titled, “UFC Embedded” leading up to tonight’s show. Today’s video is the sixth video of seven. The video goes behind the scenes of Daniel Cormier cutting weight, Dan Henderson eating a meal and getting a massage, ...

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Watch UFC 173 Weigh-Ins At 7 ET

UFC 173 takes place tomorrow night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event features Renan Barao defending the UFC bantamweight championship against TJ Dillashaw. The co-main is a battle of light heavyweights as Daniel Cormier faces off with Dan Henderson. Before the fighters step into the cage, they have to weigh-in and make weight ...

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Episode Four Of UFC Embedded

We are itching closer to UFC 173 on Saturday night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the lead up to the fight, the UFC has rolled out a video blog series titled, “UFC Embedded”. In episode four, we see Daniel Cormier head to Vegas for his co-main event bout against Dan Henderson, also see the ...

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Episode Three of UFC Embedded

This week the UFC has been airing a new video series titled, “UFC Embedded”. The series has been going behind the scenes with Daniel Cormier, Dan Henderson and Dana White leading up to UFC 173 this Saturday night. In episode three, we see White see the first match of “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America”, gamble at the Palms Hotel and ...

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Episode Two Of UFC Embedded With Cormier, Henderson

Yesterday was the debut of UFC Embedded as the show went behind the scenes with UFC 173 participants Daniel Cormier and Dan Henderson. UFC President Dana White made a cameo appearance as well. Episode two was released a short time ago. The show followed Cormier and Henderson as they hung with their respective families before leaving for Los Angeles for ...

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The Debut Episode of UFC Embedded Featuring UFC Stars

UFC 173 returns to pay-per-view this Saturday night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event features UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao defending against TJ Dillashaw. The co-feature has former Strikeforce heavyweight grand prix champion Daniel Cormier battling former Pride champion and Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Dan Henderson. The company released a new series titled, ...

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UFC Announces Daniel Cormier vs Dan Henderson For Co-Main Event At UFC 173

The MMA world kept hearing rumblings that Dan Henderson would be fighting Daniel Cormier at UFC 173, but UFC President Dana White kept saying nothing had been finalized. Until now. White announced this morning on ESPN’s “SportsCenter” that Cormier will be battling Henderson in the co-main event of UFC 173. The UFC President said that the winner of this fight ...

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UFC 170 Weigh-In Results: Ronda Rousey, Sara McMann Set For Main Event

UFC 170 weigh-ins took place moments ago from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, which is where tomorrow nights card takes place. All 22 fighters on the card made weight including the main event fighters, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and challenger Sara McMann. “I think it’s an amazing, historic event for the UFC,” Rousey added. ...

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Watch UFC 170 Weigh-Ins Today At 7 PM ET

UFC 170 takes place tomorrow night in Las Vegas. The main event features Ronda Rousey defends her UFC women’s bantamweight title against Sara McMann. In the co-feature, Daniel Cormier battles Patrick Cummins. Before the fights can be made official, all 22 fighters have to weigh-in. You can watch the UFC 170 weigh-ins in the video stream above. Follow Between The ...

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UFC 170 Preview Show

UFC 170 takes place on Saturday night from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event features UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey battling Sara McMann. The co-feature has Daniel Cormier facing off with Patrick Cummins. We talk to Bleacher Report and UFC.com writer Duane Finley as we break the main card of the show. Finley ...

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UFC 170 Video: Daniel Cormier Gets Physical With Patrick Cummins At Press Conference

The co-main event of UFC 170 on Saturday night featuring Daniel Cormier vs Patrick Cummins is quite arguably the most anticipated fight on the card. The light heavyweight fight was made eight days ago when Rashad Evans had to bow out of the fight due to suffering a knee injury in training. Cummins told UFC President Dana White that while ...

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Dana White UFC 170 Video Blog

UFC 170 takes place on Saturday night from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event is Ronda Rousey defending the UFC women’s bantamweight championship facing off with Sara McMann. The co-feature has Daniel Cormier dropping down from heavyweight to light heavyweight to battle Patrick Cummins. UFC President Dana White traditionally before a pay-per-view releases a ...

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Rashad Evans To Have Knee Injury; Could Be Out Up To Six Months

It was announced last week when former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans suffered a knee injury and had to bow out of his fight with Daniel Cormier at UFC 170 this weekend. It was expected that Evans was only going to be out for about four weeks. Evans announced today in statement that he will be having surgery this ...

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Daniel Cormier Back On UFC 170, Will Face Newcomer Patrick Cummins

Last night Rashad Evans had to bow out of his UFC 170 fight next weekend against Daniel Cormier. The UFC also announced that Cormier would be taken off the card. Cormier stated on Twitter that he still wanted to fight next weekend, even if it had to be at heavyweight. You ask and you shall receive. UFC President Dana White ...

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UFC Fight Night 36 Preview; The Latest On Alistair Overeem And Gilbert Melendez

UFC Fight Night 36 takes place on Saturday night from Arena Jaragua in Jaragua do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil. The main event features a middleweight bout with former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida facing former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Gegard Mousasi. The co-feature has former Strikeforce middleweight champion Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza battling Francis Carmont. We talk to Fighthype.com lead ...

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Chael Sonnen Volunteers To Fight A “Sad” Daniel Cormier

We reported moments ago that former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans had to bow out of his UFC 170 co-main event fight next weekend against Daniel Cormier. The UFC had pulled Cormier from the card as well as a replacement couldn’t be found on such short notice. Well so they thought. Former UFC middleweight and light heavyweight title contender ...

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Rashad Evans Suffers A Leg Injury, Out Of UFC 170 Against Daniel Cormier

A lot of anticipation was building towards the co-main event of Rashad Evans and Daniel Cormier at UFC 170 next weekend. Evans was riding a two-fight winning streak and Cormier is undefeated in 13 fights and was making his long anticipated debut at light heavyweight. Yahoo Sports is reporting and has been confirmed by the UFC that Evans has suffered ...

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