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Khabib Nurmagomedov, Donald Cerrone stump for UFC 187 matchup in May

If two top UFC lightweight contenders get their way, they could be fighting for a title shot at UFC 187 in May.

Following his narrow win over former champion Benson Henderson (21-5 MMA, 9-3 UFC) on Sunday at UFC Fight Night 59, Donald Cerrone (26-6 MMA, 14-3 UFC) did something not many other 155-pound fighters are willing to do: He… 272 more words


UFC Fight Night: McGregor V Siver

Donald Cerrone (#3) V Benson Henderson (#5) was the co-main event and a very good match-up. The fight went the distance and the judges all scored the fight 29-28 to Cerrone. 184 more words


Trading Shots: So why can't we leave it in the hands of the judges, anyway?

In this week’s Trading Shots, MMAjunkie columnist Ben Fowlkes and retired UFC/WEC fighter Danny Downes take a look at some strange scores from the judges at UFC Fight Night 59, and wonder when we’ll finally stop complaining and start doing something about those people whose judgment no one seems to trust. 1,808 more words


The three stars of 'UFC Fight Night 59: McGregor vs. Siver' in Boston

The UFC plans to stage 45 events in 2015, and during that time, hundreds of fighters will enter and exit the octagon.

While pre-fight hype is an enjoyable aspect of the sport, it’s ultimately the in-cage performances that speak most to fans. 722 more words


Joe Silva's Shoes: What next for UFC Fight Night 59's winners?

Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 59 event at Boston’s TD Garden featured a solid four-fight main card with Conor McGregor (17-2 MMA, 5-0 UFC) capping off the evening with a second-round TKO of Dennis Siver (22-10 MMA, 11-7 UFC) to earn a title shot. 907 more words


Donald Cerrone wants to take time off – then fight Khabib Nurmagomedov

After fighting seven times in the past 14 months, UFC lightweight Donald Cerrone is finally craving some time off.

Cerrone (26-6 MMA, 14-3 UFC) made headlines by stepping in on two weeks’ notice to fight ex-champ Benson Henderson (21-5 MMA, 9-3 UFC) in the co-headliner of Sunday’s FOX Sports 1-televised UFC Fight Night 59 event. 470 more words


NASCAR champ Kevin Harvick 'nursing hangover' after cheering on Donald Cerrone

(This story first appeared on usatoday.com.)

In some ways, NASCAR champ Kevin Harvick watches a UFC fight like the average fan.

He sits in the stands – preferably the first row of seats above floor level for an unobstructed view – and drinks enough beer to have a good time (Budweiser, of course). 727 more words