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Dominick Cruz will miss his UFC 148 fight with Urijah Faber and could miss up to a year with a torn ACL. Dana White has announced that the UFC will create another interim title while Cruz is gone, once again wasting our time with a phantom title which in the end will render meaningless anyway. Related posts:
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In case you were abducted by aliens or drank too much last weekend and don’t remember what happened on Monday, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz blew out his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), forcing him to withdraw from his upcoming UFC 148 title defense against arch nemesis and opposing Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 15: “Live” coach Urijah...
Despite tearing the ACL in his knee, bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz (Pictured) will fulfill his post as coach on “The Ultimate Fighter: Live.” UFC president Dana White confirmed Cruz’s commitment to ride out the remainder of season during Tuesday’s episode of “UFC Tonight” on FUEL TV.
Cruz was scheduled to defend his throne against rival coach Urijah Faber once season...
UFC Read on for the latest installment in UFC.com's weekly series of articles on proper nutrition from the top athletes in the UFC...this week, bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz
UFC bantamweight and current coach on “The Ultimate Fighter”, Urijah Faber, stopped by UFC Tonight to discuss the injury to opponent Dominick Cruz. Though very disappointed, Faber remains optimistic that a worthy challenger can be found to face him for the interim belt at UFC 148.
When Dominick Cruz hurt his knee this week, it caused a lot of problems in the UFC.
It caused an entire card to be changed, and most likely will end up changing at least one, if not two, other cards the UFC has lined up.
It's also ruined the final part of a trilogy between Cruz and Urijah Faber that was much anticipated. With talk of an interim title fight for Faber lined up...
The 10th episode of “The Ultimate Fighter: Live,” entitled “So Real It’s Unreal,” aired Friday evening on FX. Team Cruz and Team Faber each walked away with one win apiece in last night’s show.
In the first scrap, Team Cruz’s James Vick defeated Joe Proctor via unanimous decision with scores of 20-18. Team Faber then answered back with Michael Chiesa taking a TKO...
UFC President Dana White on what’s next for Urijah Faber: “What’s going to happen is Urijah Faber is going to fight still. He is going to fight on the same card. Now I’m looking for the right opponent who will fight Faber.”
White on if Faber’s next fight will be for the interim title: “Yes.”
White on if Dominick Cruz will stay on as “TUF Live” coach: “Cruz...
The Ultimate Fighter Live episode 10 – ‘So Real it’s Unreal’ – aired Friday evening and saw both Team Cruz and Team Faber walk-away with one win apiece. In the first fight of the night Team Cruz’ James Vick, of Fort Worth, Texas defeated Pembroke, Massachusetts native Joe Proctor by unanimous decision with scores of 20-18. Team Faber followed this up with a win of their...
The UFC President Dana White has announced that official date and place for the upcoming light heavyweight title fight between defending champion Jon Jones and Challenger, Dan Henderson. The event is expected go down at UFC 151 in Las Vegas, NV this September 1st. The official announcement was made via Dana White’s twitter account tonight. [...]
UFC president Dana White officially announced on Twitter that Jon Jones vs. Dan Henderson will headline UFC 151. The bout will be for the UFC light heavyweight title.
UFC 151 takes place September 1 at a yet to be announced venue in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Jones is 16-1 in his professional mixed martial arts career. The seemingly unstoppable champion’s only loss was a disqualification...