LAS VEGAS – Joseph Benavidez went out and beat a tough opponent, picked up his fifth straight win, and was ready to make his case for a title shot – one that had already been given away earlier in the night. 296 more words
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Jon Jones’ return to the octagon is official. The former UFC light heavyweight champion will attempt to regain the belt he never lost in the cage when he faces current titleholder Daniel Cormier in a rematch at UFC 197 on April 23. 321 more words
It may not have been the dominant performance he wanted, but Henry Cejudo’s split decision victory over Jussier Formiga at UFC Fight Night 78 helped continue his climb up the NOS Energy Drink MMA flyweight rankings. 69 more words
The UFC plans to stage 41 events in 2015, and during that time, hundreds of fighters will enter and exit the octagon.
While pre-fight hype is an enjoyable aspect of the sport, it’s ultimately the in-cage performances that speak most to fans. 691 more words
Neil Magny is building quite a career by taking fights on short notice, and once again, it worked to his favor after he topped Kelvin Gastelum by split decision in Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 78 main event. 708 more words
About 11 p.m. on Saturday night, Joe Rogan showed up on my TV to furrow his eyebrows and make his case for the upcoming main event. 926 more words