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Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz booked for UFC 183 in Las Vegas

After years of constant talk about potential superfights, the UFC has finally come through.

Making an appearance on ESPN, UFC President Dana White announced a matchup between Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz would serve as the main event of UFC 183, currently set to take place in Las Vegas on Super Bowl weekend. 330 more words

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UFC: Sports Entertainment Taken To A New Level

Imagine it being June and you’re back at work on Monday morning. You’re pouring yourself a cup of coffee in the staff lounge and your co-workers are talking about a 10-second, 1st round knockout by Jon “Bones” Jones. 815 more words

HOLY $#!^! Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort set for December 6th's UFC 181

Vitor Belfort was issued a conditional license by the Nevada State Athletic Commission today, and subsequently after the UFC announced that UFC 181, which will take place on December 6th, will feature Belfort challenging Chris Weidman for the Middleweight title. 252 more words

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Vitor Belfort receives conditional license to fight Chris Weidman at UFC 181

A sometimes-emotional Vitor Belfort today asked for a license to fight in a championship bout on Dec. 6 at UFC 181, and barring a few requirements, the veteran fighter will get his wish. 511 more words

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Dana White: Vitor Belfort will be '100 percent clean' when he fights Chris Weidman

At this point, Vitor Belfort‘s title shot against UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman appears to be a foregone conclusion, at least from the UFC’s side. 307 more words

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UFC Women's Champion Ronda Rousey Wins 2014 ESPY for Best Female Athlete

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has added another accolade to her name. Rousey won the title of Best Female Athlete at the 2014 ESPY awards, making her the first UFC fighter in history to win an ESPY award. 196 more words

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Chris Weidman Not Intersted in Facing Johny Hendricks in Super Fight, Contemplates Facing Jon Jones Instead

Newly crowned UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks has recently an expressed interest in facing UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman in a potential super fight. Whilst Hendricks may be entertained by the idea, UFC President Dana White was quick to shut the idea down, stating that Hendricks still has a lot of work to do in the welterweight before challenging Weidman. 369 more words

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