In this week’s Trading Shots, MMAjunkie columnist Ben Fowlkes and retired UFC/WEC fighter Danny Downes discuss Lyoto Machida’s knockout loss at the hands of Yoel Romero at UFC Fight Night 70 in Hollywood, Fla., and what it means for the former champ to lose two fights in two months. 1,475 more words
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Trainer Greg Jackson is apparently willing to go to great lengths to assure Donald Cerrone gets his UFC title shot.
Jackson, head of the famed Jackson-Wikeljohn MMA team in New Mexico, joined AXS TV’s “Inside MMA” on Friday to discuss some of his students, including ex-champ Jon Jones, recent winner Carlos Condit and, of course, “Cowboy” Cerrone. 306 more words
A new champion was crowned at UFC 187, and a reigning titleholder held sway with a win over yet another Brazilian.
Veteran MMA analyst “Showdown Joe Ferraro and MMAjunkie’s John Morgan discuss Daniel Cormier and Chris Weidman, among other topics, in this week’s “Headline Hunting.” 82 more words
Michael Johnson said he was the first man offered to replace injured Khabib Nurmagomedov against Donald Cerrone at this past weekend’s UFC 187 event. John Makdessi ultimately filled in, but after watching the fight, Johnson said he regrets declining the opportunity. 546 more words
By E. Marcel Pourtout, Editor
Here are my thoughts on UFC 187 and other things in the world of mixed martial arts.
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Following his win this past weekend at UFC 187, Donald Cerrone has finally been promised the next title shot.
Cerrone (28-6 MMA, 15-3 UFC), who easily handled and appeared to… 241 more words