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UFC 199's Hector Lombard says Dan Henderson dissed him at Team Quest

UFC middleweight Hector Lombard said his first taste of MMA training in America was at the gym of his upcoming opponent, Dan Henderson.

Lombard had been training in Australia, where he emigrated to after representing Cuba in the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, and thought he might find a good home at Team Quest South, Henderson’s former facility in Temecula, Calif. 500 more words


Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2211 with UFC 199's Hector Lombard

Stream or download Monday’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guest Hector Lombard.

Lombard joined the show to talk about his upcoming fight vs. Dan Henderson on the main card of UFC 199, which takes place June 4 in Inglewood, Calif. 37 more words


Ricardo Lamas booked for fight with Max Holloway at June's UFC 199 in California

Two of the world’s top featherweights are set to fight when the UFC returns to Southern California in June.

Former title challenger Ricardo Lamas (16-4 MMA, 7-2 UFC) will take on Max Holloway (15-3 MMA, 11-3 UFC) at UFC 199. 387 more words


Dan Henderson vs. Hector Lombard, Penne vs. Andrade added to UFC 199

Two exciting match-ups have been added to the ever-growing UFC 199 pay-per-view.

After his opponent, Lyoto Machida, stepped down from their Middleweight bout at this weekends UFC on Fox card Dan Henderson quickly found himself a new dance partner in Hector Lombard. 393 more words

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Penne vs. Andrade, Henderson vs. Lombard headed to UFC 199

A pair of exciting matchups are headed to the UFC’s summer return to the Los Angeles area.

A women’s strawweight fight between onetime title challenger Jessica Penne (12-4 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and Jessica Andrade (13-5 MMA, 4-3 UFC), who previously competed at bantamweight, is headed for June 4’s UFC 199, according to the… 347 more words


Twitter Mailbag: Sympathy for 'The Dragon'?

In this week’s Twitter Mailbag, what are we to make of Lyoto Machida’s anti-doping program violation, and the fallout that followed it?

Plus, a man who says he died from MMA wants to do it again, while a man who actually did lose his life after a fight prompts some soul-searching about the nature of our sport. 1,560 more words