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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 [...]


Carlos Condit Talks Opponent Change

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

New: MacDonald Injured, Hendricks Steps In Against Condit At UFC 158

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...

Rory MacDonald Out With Injury At UFC 158 Hendricks In To Face Condit

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...

UFC 158: Rory MacDonald sustains another injury; Hendricks steps in to face Condit

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...

Report: Rory MacDonald Injured, Out of UFC 158 Rematch with Carlos Condit

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...

Nate Marquardt in against Jake Ellenberger

Nate Marquardt in against Jake Ellenberger at UFC 158…Was hoping for Woodley to fill the spot but Marquardt should put up a fight. Rory MacDonald Out With Injury Johny Hendricks Video Blogs on Intravid

Tarec Saffiedine on the offer to fight Condit at UFC 158: “There were more pros than cons.”

  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...

Carlos Condit Now Fights Johny Hendricks at UFC 158

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...

Jake Ellenberger Now Meets Nate Marquardt at UFC 158

UFC 158′s game of musical welterweight chairs is finally complete – assuming the injury bug doesn’t come rearing its ugly head again, of course. Jake Ellenberger (Pictured) will now meet Nate Marquardt in the March 16th event. The Canadian Press first reported the new matchup. Ellenberger was initially slated to face Johny Hendricks in the show, but “Bigg Rigg” got the...
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