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UFC, Bellator And Boxing Join Together For Cleveland Clinic for Fighters Brain Health Study (Video)

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Who would have ever thought that we would ever see fighters and executives from MMA and boxing in the same room? We got that today as we seen the personalities took part today in the Support Professional Fighters Study at Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center For Brain Health that took place in Washington D.C. The notables that attended were UFC ... Read More »

Jon Jones vs Glover Teixeira On Tap For UFC 171 Main Event

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Two previous times Jon Jones vs Glover Teixeira has been booked and then postponed, but now that has changed and we have an official date. It was announced on “UFC Tonight” last night that Jones will defend the UFC light heavyweight championship against Teixeira in the main event of UFC 171 in March. It had been announced a short time ... Read More »

Jon Jones vs Glover Teixeira Set To Main Event UFC 170

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The MMA world knew Jon Jones would defend his UFC light heavyweight title against Glover Teixeira, but the question was when it would happen. After it was a reported about two months ago that the fight would take place at UFC 169, The UFC announced it will take place at the next event, UFC 170 on February 22 from the ... Read More »

Alexander Gustafsson vs Antonio Rogerio Nogueira To Headline March 8 Event in London, Guillard/Pearson Rematch

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We know UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will be fighting Glover Teixeira early in 2014. We didn’t know though when Alexander Gustafsson would return to the cage. UFC President Dana White announced after UFC Fight Night 30 yesterday that Gustafsson will return for an event on March 8 in London against Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Thatf fight will be the ... Read More »

Jon Jones vs Glover Teixeira To Main Event Super Bowl Weekend Card, Mir/Overeem On Tap

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We won’t get the immediate rematch that the MMA world was looking forward to seeing. Newsday first reported and the UFC later confirmed that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will defend his title against Glover Teixeira at UFC 169 on Saturday, February 1, which is the day before the Super Bowl. The co-feature will have former Strikeforce heavyweight champion ... Read More »

Report: Jon Jones to Defend Title Against Glover Teixeira

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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will defend his title next against contender Glover Teixeira, likely at their Super Bowl weekend card in Newark, NJ on February 1. ESPN.com was first to report the news. Jones (19-1) is coming off his sixth consecutive defense of his championship — a new UFC record for the light heavyweight division — against Alexander ... Read More »

UFC Fight Night 28 Medical Suspensions With “Jacare” Souza Out Up To Six Months

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UFC Fight Night 28 took place on Wednesday night at the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The main event featured Glover Teixeira defeating Ryan Bader by TKO in the first round and in the co-feature, “Jacare” Souza beat Yushin Okami by TKO in the first round as well. BetweenTheRopes.com requested and received the medical suspension report from ... Read More »

Jon Jones Not Very Impressed With Glover Teixeira’s Performance

Glover Teixeira defeated Ryan Bader last night by TKO at 2:55 of Round 1 at UFC Fight Night 28. After the card had ended, the UFC confirmed that Teixeira would face the winner of UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson. That fight takes place in 16 days at UFC 165 in Toronto. During the post-fight interview with ... Read More »

UFC Fight Night 28 Results: Glover Teixeira Stops Ryan Bader In Main Event

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Dana White said after UFC 163 that Glover Teixeira needed to look impressive against Ryan Bader to get a title shot at the winner of Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165. Teixeira made that statement to Jones and Gustafsson. After going through some danger early in the fight, Glover Teixeira defeated Ryan Bader by TKO at 2:55 of ... Read More »

UFC Fight Night 28 Weigh-In Results: Bader, Teixeira On Point

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Just a short time ago the UFC Fight Night 28 weigh-ins took place. The weigh-ins took place at the same venue where the show takes place tomorrow night, at the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The main event of UFC Fight Night 28 will be Glover Teixeira battling Ryan Bader in light heavyweight action. The co-main event ... Read More »

Watch UFC Fight Night 28 Weigh-Ins Live At 3 P.M. ET

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UFC Fight Night 28 takes place tomorrow night from the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The main event of the evening will feature Glover Teixeira facing off with Ryan Bader in light heavyweight action, with the co-main event of Yushin Okami battling former Strikeforce middleweight champion Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza in middleweight action. The weigh-ins take place today ... Read More »

UFC Wednesday Video Preview

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Wednesday is a big day for the UFC as UFC Fight Night 28 takes place and the premiere of The Ultimate Fighter Season 18. UFC Fight Night 28 places in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, with the headlining fight between Glover Teixeira battling Ryan Bader in light heavyweight action. With a dominating win over Bader, Teixeira has been promised a ... Read More »