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Romero-Whittaker interim title fight to co-headline UFC 213; Nunes-Shevchenko is main event

With UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping injured, an interim title fight between Yoel Romero and Robert Whittaker is coming to the division.

Romero (13-1 MMA, 8-0 UFC) and Whittaker (18-4 MMA, 9-2 UFC) will clash for the interim 185-pound belt in the UFC 213 co-main event on July 8, which ESPN’s Brett Okamoto announced on “SportsCenter.” The matchup was later confirmed by UFC officials. 339 more words


With Bisping Fight Off, Dana White Claims GSP Wants A Welterweight Title Shot For His Comeback

Over the past two months, Georges St-Pierre’s big comeback fight against middleweight champ Michael Bisping went from being an intriguing match-up to a frustrating roadblock for the 185 pound division to being cancelled outright. 322 more words


White: With UFC champ Bisping injured, Romero and Whittaker could fight for interim belt

The UFC could soon have yet another interim title.

With current middleweight champion Michael Bisping injured, UFC President Dana White told ESPN.com the organization could crown an interim titleholder this summer. 307 more words


Why Georges St-Pierre should fight Conor McGregor or Michael Bisping, per coach Firas Zahabi

LONDON – Georges St-Pierre’s head coach Firas Zahabi says his man should pursue the biggest fights in the UFC rather than look to embark on another title run. 744 more words


Despite Dana White's comments, Michael Bisping still expects to fight Georges St-Pierre

When UFC President Dana White announced he was nixing plans for a Michael Bisping vs. Georges St-Pierre middleweight title fight, he apparently did not keep either side of the fight in the loop when making the decision. 716 more words


After UFC Cancels GSP Fight, Michael Bisping Claims He's Too Injured To Defend His Belt This Summer

Last week, UFC president Dana White seemingly killed the previously announced Georges St-Pierre vs. Michael Bisping title fight after GSP revealed he wouldn’t be ready to fight until November… 510 more words


Opening odds: Yoel Romero is a hefty favorite over UFC champ Michael Bisping

Michael Bisping is the underdog against Plan B; the middleweight champion would’ve been the ‘dog even with Plan A, as it turns out.

Bisping (30-7 MMA, 20-7 UFC), of course, was initially slated to fight former longtime welterweight titleholder George St-Pierre (25-2 MMA, 19-2 UFC) at a to-be-determined event later this year. 241 more words