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Junior dos Santos Suffers Hand Injury, Out Of TUF Brazil 3 Main Event

Combate is reporting that former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos has suffered a hand injury and is out of his TUF Brazil 3 main event fight against Stipe Miocic. It is not known at this time whether Miocic will stay on the card. dos Santos hasn’t competed since his loss to heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez at UFC 166 in ...

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UFC 166 Medical Suspensions: Junior Dos Santos Suspended Indefinitely

UFC 166 took place this Saturday night in Houston, Texas with Cain Velasquez defeating Junior Dos Santos in the trilogy fight to retain the UFC heavyweight title in the main event. BetweenTheRopes.com requested and was able to receive the post-fight medical suspensions from the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. Their were three fighters who received indefinite suspensions, including Dos ...

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Between The Ropes MMA Podcast – UFC 166 Recap, Cain is the Man

Brian and Steve look back at UFC 166 from over the weekend including Cain Velasquez retaining the heavyweight championship with a dominating win against Junior dos Santos, the all-time classic between Gilbert Melendez and Diego Sanchez and the rest of the card, who could be next for Velasquez, Daniel Cormier moving to light heavyweight and the upcoming UFC Fight Night ...

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UFC 166: Cain Velasquez vs Junior Dos Santos 3 Video Highlights

UFC 166 took place on Saturday night from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. In the main event, Cain Velasquez retained the UFC heavyweight championship defeating Junior Dos Santos by unanimous decision in the trilogy fight between the two. In the co-main event Daniel Cormier defeated Roy Nelson by unanimous decision in a heavyweight bout. Here are the video highlights ...

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UFC 166: Cain Velasquez Dominates Junior Dos Santos To Retain The UFC Heavyweight Title

The main event had a lot to live up to at UFC 166 as the opening fight to the co-main event delivered. Cain Velasquez put on the show people were expecting from him. Velasquez retained the UFC heavyweight title when he stopped Junior Dos Santos in the fifth round by TKO. Round 1 The fight starts out with both guys swinging ...

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UFC 166 Video: Cain Velasquez Dominates Junior Dos Santos In The Rematch To Regain The Belt

Tonight is the night as UFC 166 takes place tonight from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The main event will feature UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez defending his title against Junior Dos Santos. The challenger won the title from Velasquez at UFC on Fox 1 in November 2011 as shown in an article we posted on Wednesday. The rematch ...

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Video: UFC 166 Weigh-Ins

UFC 166 takes place tonight at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. But before the fighters get into the cage tonight, they had to weigh-in yesterday to make their respective fights official. Watch the weigh-in video above of all 26 fighters weighing in. Here is the card for tonight’s UFC 166. MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET) – Cain Velasquez ...

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UFC 166 Weigh-In Results: Dos Santos And Velasquez Make Weight For Main Event

The UFC 166 weigh-ins took place a few hours ago from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, which is where the event takes place tomorrow night. The main event will feature the trilogy fight with UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez defending his title against Junior Dos Santos. The co-main event will feature Daniel Cormier facing off with Roy Nelson in ...

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Video: UFC 166 Weigh-Ins Live Today on BetweenTheRopes.com At 5 PM ET

UFC 166 takes place tomorrow night from the Toyota Center from Houston, Texas. The main event is the trilogy fight for the UFC heavyweight championship as Cain Velasquez defends his title against Junior Dos Santos. The co-main event features Daniel Cormier battling Roy Nelson in heavyweight action. Before the fighters get into the cage, they hit the scales for today’s ...

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UFC 166 Primetime: Cain Velasquez vs Junior Dos Santos Episode 3

UFC 166 takes place Saturday night from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The main event will feature the trilogy fight between UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez battling Junior Dos Santos. Last night the third and final episode of UFC Primetime featuring the fight between Velasquez and Dos Santos. The episode features what s ahpeening in each fighter’s camp heading ...

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Video: “Countdown to UFC 166: Cain Velasquez vs Junior Dos Santos”

Last night the UFC aired their Countdown show, which previews the key fights to an upcoming pay-per-view. UFC 166 takes place on Saturday night from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The main event features the trilogy fight between UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez defending his title against Junior Dos Santos. This episode of “Countdown to UFC 166” will go ...

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Between The Ropes Talks UFC 166, Palhares, Shamrock Doc – October 16, 2013

Brian and Steve preview this Saturday’s UFC 166 show headlined by Cain Velasquez vs. Junior dos Santos for the UFC heavyweight championship, the Mount Rushmore of heavyweights and if it should include the winner of this fight, Rousimar Palhares being cut by the company, the idea of a Michael Bisping – Nick Diaz fight, the Frank Shamrock documentary “Bound by ...

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UFC 166 Video: Cain Velasquez vs Junior Dos Santos I

We are three days away from UFC 166 in Houston, Texas. The main event features the trilogy fight for the UFC heavyweight championship as Cain Velasquez defends against Junior Dos Santos. The first battle between the two take place at UFC on Fox 1 in November of 2011 in the first ever UFC event to take place on Fox. Dos ...

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UFC 166 Video: Junior Dos Santos Knocks Out Fabricio Werdum

The UFC returns to pay-per-view this Saturday night as UFC 166 takes place from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The main event features the trilogy fight for the UFC heavyweight championship as Cain Velasquez defends against Junior Dos Santos. The two first met at UFC on Fox 1 in November of 2011 as Dos Santos knocked out Velasquez in ...

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“UFC 166 Primetime: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos Episode 2”

UFC 166 takes place next Saturday night from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The main event will feature the trilogy fight between UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez battling Junior Dos Santos. Last night the second episode aired of UFC Primetime featuring the fight between Velasquez and Dos Santos. The episode continues to follow behind the scenes of the weeks ...

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UFC 166 Primetime: Velasquez vs Dos Santos First Episode

UFC 166 takes place in 16 days at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The main event being the trilogy fight for the UFC heavyweight championship of the world featuring UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez defending against Junior Dos Santos. The two first fought at the inaugural UFC on Fox show in November of 2011 with Dos Santos winning the ...

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Alistair Overeem Battling Frank Mir At UFC 167

It was announced yesterday by the Las Vegas Review-Journal and confirmed by the UFC that former Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem will fight former two time UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir at UFC 167. This show has been dubbed as the 20th anniversary show of the organization. This is a big fight for Mir and Overeem as Mir has lost ...

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Video: UFC World Tour 2013 in New York Starting at 1 P.M. ET

The UFC World Tour 2013 continues today as the UFC stops in New York as the press conference takes at the Beacon Theatre starting at 1 p.m. ET. You can watch the video live on the player above. The people that were in Los Angeles yesterday for the UFC World Tour 2013 are in New York today. Those people are: ...

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Video: UFC World Tour in Los Angeles

The UFC announced about two weeks ago that a world tour would ensue to promote UFC 165, UFC 166, UFC 167 and UFC 168. Today was the first time all eight participants on the tour were all together. The tour stop today was at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. The fighters that were there today were: UFC 165 headliners ...

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Roy Nelson Signs A New UFC Contract, Will Fight Daniel Cormier At UFC 166

Daniel Cormier and Roy Nelson have been calling out each other for months now. All that was needed was a new UFC contract for Nelson and that was delivered yesterday with the fight as well. It was announced by the UFC that Roy Nelson will be facing Daniel Cormier at UFC 166 on October 19 from the Toyota Center in ...

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