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Opening odds: Ex-champ Chris Weidman favored over Kelvin Gastelum at UFC on FOX 25

Former middleweight champion Chris Weidman has three straight losses, and two of them are in his home state of New York.

There’s little doubt he’ll be hoping for a major reversal of fortunes in July when he headlines UFC on FOX 25 not far from his home on Long Island. 341 more words


'UFC Soundwaves: Fight Week' debuts tonight on FS1 – with pre-beef Dillashaw and Team Alpha Male

Even though MMA is the ultimate individual sport once the cage door closes, the team element plays a huge part.

Tonight, the UFC’s “Soundwaves” series returns to FS1, and this time it takes a look behind the scenes of some of the promotion’s athletes as they build toward their fights – with a little help from their friends and teammates. 98 more words


Long Island's own Chris Weidman set for UFC on FOX 25 vs. Kelvin Gastelum in July

Chris Weidman’s admirable commitment to only fighting the best competition available will continue at UFC on FOX 25 in July.

The former UFC middleweight champ will meet Kelvin Gastelum on his home turf on Long Island with the hope of snapping a three-fight losing skid. 396 more words


The last dance of 'Jacare'?

The night before UFC on Fox 24, Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza was dancing in his hotel room. Apparently. He had just signed a new eight-fight contract with the UFC and was getting ready to put the young, Australian up-start Robert Whittaker in his place the next day, finally earning himself that elusive title-shot. 1,250 more words


Gegard Mousasi needs just 26 words to run down the UFC's middleweight division

Gegard Mousasi may be a free agent, but he still has no problem providing his unfiltered thoughts on the top talent in the UFC’s middleweight division. 272 more words


Chris Weidman's 'sexy' Reebok ad gets full endorsement from Paige VanZant

Reebok-endorsed athletes who play together, stay together, apparently.

Since Paige VanZant released (then deleted) a self-made social media advertisement to promote Reebok’s new “Black and White collection,” the reaction from fellow fighters has been largely negative. 207 more words


Sit down, shut up, and let 'Big' John school you on the Mousasi-Weidman controversy

Class is in session, fight fans, and veteran MMA referee “Big” John McCarthy is here to school you.

UFC 210, which took place April 8 at KeyBank Center in Buffalo, N.Y., featured a… 1,576 more words