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Derrick Lewis: Ngannou 'can get this work,' but Overeem and Werdum are 'punch drunk'

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – Heavyweight slugger Derrick Lewis certainly isn’t looking past Mark Hunt. In fact, he’s looking forward to their UFC Fight Night 110 meeting. 601 more words


Fabricio Werdum-Alistair Overeem trilogy fight, Lawler-Cerrone now official for UFC 213

A pair of high-profile matchups can take the “targeted” and “reportedly” tags off for UFC 213.

A heavyweight trilogy bout between former champion Fabricio Werdum (21-6-1 MMA, 9-3 UFC) and recent title challenger Alistair Overeem (42-15 MMA, 7-4 UFC), as well as a welterweight bout between ex-champ Robbie Lawler (27-11 MMA, 12-5 UFC) and former lightweight title challenger Donald Cerrone (32-7 MMA, 19-4 UFC) each now are official. 412 more words


The List: Who is the greatest UFC heavyweight champion of all time?

For too long, our writers’ hyper-specific arguments have been confined to the private corridors of the Internet. Welcome to The List, where we take their instant message bickerings, add a little polish, and make them public. 1,527 more words


Twitter Mailbag: On legal knees and possibly illegal weigh-in towels

In this week’s Twitter Mailbag, did a towel really make that big a difference at the UFC 210 weigh-ins? Did one hand that couldn’t stay down on the mat alter fortunes on fight night? 1,764 more words


Trilogy fight between Alistair Overeem, Fabricio Werdum targeted for UFC 213 in Las Vegas

A heavyweight bout between former champion Fabricio Werdum and recent title challenger Alistair Overeem is targeted for UFC 213.

A person with knowledge of the pending matchup confirmed the news to MMAjunkie following an initial report from… 301 more words


Luke Rockhold wants ex-heavyweight champ Fabricio Werdum to resolve 'old beef from Strikeforce'

Luke Rockhold’s disdain for Fabricio Werdum has grown so strong that he’s willing to move up two weight classes to fight the former UFC heavyweight champion. 778 more words


Francis Ngannou shifts focus to Alistair Overeem, Fabricio Werdum: I want 'access to the title shot'

With former heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez recovering from surgery, Junior Dos Santos fighting Stipe Miocic, and Alistair Overeem recently victorious, Francis Ngannou is shifting his attention. 376 more words