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Carlos Condit was scheduled to face Rory MacDonald at UFC 158 but unfortunately this fight will not happen. MacDonald suffered a neck and back injury recently during training and was forced to withdraw from the rematch. “Unfortunately late last week during a training session, Rory suffered a severe neck and back strain,” MacDonald’s manager Lex [...]
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Tracy Lee catches up with Carlos Condit after a photoshoot in the historical Neon Boneyard in downtown Las Vegas. Gonna be a great fight, but would have rather watched Condit vs MacDonald.
Condit Talks Hendricks Fight
Rory MacDonald Out With Injury
The UFC 158 fight card underwent a bit of reshuffling earlier today as Rory MacDonald was forced out his highly anticipated rematch with Carlos Condit after suffering an undisclosed injury during his training camp. The UFC has revealed that Johny Hendricks has agreed to step in against Condit in the co-main event of the evening.
Hendricks was scheduled to meet Jake Ellenberger...
Dana White always advises his fighters to not turn down a fight inside the Octagon, but sometimes a man has to do what a man has to do. This was the case for Tarec Saffiedine, new and last strikeforce welterweight champ, who has found himself out of a big fight at UFC 158 and the man he defeated for the Strikeforce belt, Nate Marquardt, in against Carlos Condit after Rory MacDonald...
Rory MacDonald has suffered a back and neck injury that will keep him from competing on March 16 at UFC 158 MMA Fighting reports. Rory was set to face former interim champ Carlos Condit in a rematch from 2010. UFC 158 is stacked with top level welterweights and in to take MacDonald’s place will be top ranked Johny Hendricks. Hendricks was thought by many to be most deserving...
After ravaging countless UFC shows in 2012, the injury bug has just taken its first major bite out of a 2013 event. According to MMAFighting, an undisclosed injury has forced Rory MacDonald (Pictured) out of his highly anticipated rematch against Carlos Condit.
The welterweight affair was slated to co-headline UFC 158 on March 16th. Condit is expected to remain in the lineup. No...
This one has gotta sting a little
UFC welterweight powerhouse Rory MacDonald has suffered a serious injury during training and will not be able to avenge his loss against Carlos Condit in Montreal next month. MacDonald called out Condit immediately after punishing B.J. Penn on FOX last December. "Ares" said that Condit humiliated him, and he wanted his revenge in his hometown...
Jake Ellenberger has a new opponent for UFC 158 and it will be former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nate Marquardt. Marquardt will be making his return to the UFC after a nearly two-year absence from the Octagon. Ellenberger was scheduled to face Johny Hendricks who is replacing the injured Rory MacDonald in the co-main event against Carlos Condit. UFC [...]
Hendricks is giving a verbal invitation to Condit to have some chocolate milk and watch reruns of Golden Girls.
by Jorge Hernandez
UFC’s anticipated return to Montreal, Quebec, Canada, has suffered a slight downgrade in quality, one would assume. Now that Rory MacDonald’s name has departed from the 170-pound showdown between he and Carlos Condit, due to injury.
The young Canadian...
And that’s why UFC President Dana White stacked UFC 158 with six top welterweights. Shortly after reports surfaced an undisclosed injury forced Rory MacDonald out of his rematch against Carlos Condit (Pictured), the promotion will now have “The Natural Born Killer” fight Johny Hendricks in the March 16th event.
Neil Davidson of the Canadian Press first reported the matchup...