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UFC champ Tyron Woodley is really running with this backpack idea

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley has apparently begun his preparations for an anticipated bout with contender Demian Maia.

And he’s not ditching that backpack comparison. 333 more words


UFC 211 'Fight Motion': Check out Joanna Jedrzejczyk's handy work in super slow-mo

This past Saturday’s UFC 211 event was one of the year’s best cards on paper. And on fight night, it largely delivered on that promise of stellar action. 201 more words


UFC 211: Miocic vs Dos Santos Analysis

This week I analyzed UFC 211: Miocic vs Dos Santos from Dallas, Texas.  I discussed the big victory for Stipe Miocic in the main event, the dominance of Jędrzejczyk, the split-decision victory for Maia, and more!


Champ Tyron Woodley to Demian Maia: 'Pack a lunch if you think you're going to jump on my back'

Demian Maia has been able to use his exceptional ground game to get through seven consecutive UFC opponents. A showdown with welterweight titleholder Tyron Woodley is next, but the champ has no plans to fall into the same trap as others. 398 more words


Demian Maia expects UFC title shot next, but 'not going to sell' to be champion

DALLAS – Demian Maia was forced to take the scenic route in his quest to become UFC welterweight champion, but it appears his opportunity will finally come after beating Jorge Masvidal on Saturday at UFC 211. 561 more words


UFC 211 video highlights: Demian Maia def. Jorge Masvidal

At long last, Demian Maia is back in a UFC title fight.

Maia (25-6 MMA, 19-6 UFC), who once fought Anderson Silva for the middleweight title, … 165 more words