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Lyoto MachidaVitals6'1" 205 lbs (Light Heavyweight)74" reach, SouthpawMay 30, 1978Record17-3 (UFC: 9-3)Current Streak1 straight lossTraining3rd dan black belt in Shotokan (karate)Black belt in Brazilian Jiu JitsuChampionships HeldUFC Light Heavyweight Champion: 2009-2010 (one successful title defense)
Strengths- extremely dangerous striker- elusive, unique fighting...
Ryan BaderVitals6'2" 205 lbs (Light Heavyweight)74" reach, OrthodoxJune 7, 1983Record14-2 (UFC: 7-2)Current Streak2 straight winsTrainingTwo-time NCAA D1 All-American in wrestlingChampionships HeldThe Ultimate Fighter 8 champion
Strengths- high level wrestler- very physically strong- knockout power in his hands- able to pick up and slam opponents- extremely good...
The UFC on FOX 4: Shogun vs Vera event should prove 10x more exciting than the utter disappointment that was UFC 149. The fight card is filled with more fighters who not only come to fight, but fight to finish. Although neither Lyoto Machida nor Ryan Bader are the best finishers in 205lb Light Heavyweight [...]
What makes “The Dragon” tick? As Lyoto Machida explains, it’s not all about technique. Watch and learn as Machida prepares his mind, body, and soul for his bout against top light heavyweight contender Ryan Bader August 3rd on FOX starting at 5/8pm PT/ET.
Video thanks to UFC.com.
If there were ever a blueprint for UFC success, winning The Ultimate Fighter would seem like it should be a part of it.
A fast-paced reality competition featuring some of the most promising fighters in the world battling for a UFC contract under the tutelage of some of the sport's top stars, TUF is watched by millions and should ostensibly set each season's winner up for...
While Tito Ortiz was fuming when he discovered Forrest Griffin was prescribed Testosterone Replacement Therapy for their fight at UFC 148, Ryan Bader (Pictured) told 5thRound.com that he couldn’t have cared less that Quinton “Rampage” Jackson was taking the controversial treatment for their scrap at UFC 144.
The pill was probably easier for Bader to swallow considering he...
Perhaps the biggest storyline heading into Saturday’s “UFC on FOX 4” event is the controversy surrounding a certain Glover Teixeira. Did Mauricio “Shogun” Rua actually say he’d rather be cut than fight the up-and-comer, as UFC president Dana White claimed he did?
Shogun later admitted that he declined the scrap. However, it wasn’t because he was scared of Teixeira...
The full 'UFC on FOX 4: Shogun vs. Vera' pre-fight press conference video can be found after the break • The fighters on the dais consist of Machida, Shogun, Vera, and Bader paired off and left to right on your screen. • Lyoto and Shogun both agree that they need to fight again soon. Shogun mentions that they should coach against each other on TUF Brazil. Something...
Lets not forget the other match up at UFC on FOX 4, as former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida faces off against Ryan Bader in a fight that could potentially land either fighter a title shot against Jon Jones. You will be surprise to hear though that Machida prefers to face off against Mauricio “Shogun” [...]
UFC on FOX is going down tonight and is a solid fight card. Four fighters will be looking to make a statement with an impressive win in order to be the number one contender for Jon Jone’s belt. Let take a look at who the FightGeeks have to win. McNeill – Shogun Rua, Ryan Bader, [...]
A pair of exciting light heavyweight battles top the bill of the Ultimate Fighting Championship's return to FOX Saturday in Los Angeles.
Former UFC light heavyweight champions Mauricio "Shogun" Rua and Lyoto Machida look to prove they deserve the next crack at Jon Jones as they take on prospective contenders Brandon Vera and Ryan Bader, respectively.
In other action...