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Chris Weidman On Pace To Be The Greatest Fighter Of All Time

It was announced earlier this month that Chris Weidman would be defending his middleweight title against Luke Rockhold at UFC 194 that will serve as the co-main event to Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor. This will be Weidman’s fourth title defense and is coming off of an impressive 1st round TKO victory over Vitor Belfort. The All-American wrestler is undefeated at 13-0 and has beaten...
Via Oregon Sports News
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza meets Yoel Romero at UFC 194: Aldo vs. McGregor

For the third time this year, Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza and Yoel Romero will look to do battle as the middleweights have been paired up yet again at UFC 194: Aldo vs. McGregor on December 12 in Las Vegas. UFC officials confirmed the fight on Monday evening. 'Jacare' and Romero have been paired up twice already this year but injuries and illness have stopped the fight from actually happening...
Via Fox Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza vs. Yoel Romero Set For UFC 194

Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (pictured) vs. Yoel Romero: Take Three. For the third time, it has been announced the middleweights will collide, this time at UFC 194.The UFC confirmed the matchup Monday following a report by Las Vegas Review-Journal.The Brazilians were initially slated to collide in February at UFC 184, but Souza came down with a bout of pneumonia. The shootout was rescheduled...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Weidman vs. Rockhold Opens For Aldo vs. McGregor At UFC 194

If the injury bug stays clear of UFC 194, then December 12 could be a magical night in Las Vegas. On Thursday, it was announced middleweight champion Chris Weidman (pictured) will defend his throne against Luke Rockhold in the show’s co-main event.The middleweights will serve as the opening act for the featherweight title unification bout between champ Jose Aldo and interim champion...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor Early Favorite Over Jose Aldo At UFC 194

Conor McGregor (pictured) might have the “interim” label at the front of his moniker, but that don’t mean jack to the Gambling Gods. Apparently, neither does the fact reigning UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is perfect through his past 18 fights, with the last nine being of the title defense variety (two in the WEC before getting promoted to the UFC).Now that it has been...
20 days ago  |  Discuss

The Real Story Behind the Jose Aldo Injury: A Tale of MMA Espionage, Sensei Seagull, SuperCalo and the Spinning 5 Point Kick of Death

This is my first foray into fan fiction. I just had to let the young teenage fan-boy in me out and this is the result. I should not be telling any of you this but I cannot stay quiet on this issue. Like most things involving controversy in MMA and ribs of any kind, Sensei Seagull is at the heart of this Aldo injury. There is no doubting that the injury is real, like any lie, the...
Via Fight Booth
July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo’s Reps Get Independent Doctor To Prove Ribs Are Fractured (Photos)

Jose Aldo is out to prove he had good reason to pull out of UFC 189. The reigning featherweight champion withdrew from his title fight against Conor McGregor on Tuesday after suffering fractured ribs while training. However, UFC released a statement prior to that claiming “several doctors … determined that the champion suffered a bone bruise to his rib and cartilage injury...
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo out of UFC 189, replaced by Chad Mendes

No way, Jose! Yes way, Mendes… On Tuesday, UFC president Dana Whit announced on ESPN’ “SportsCenter” that the rib injury reigning featherweight champion Jose Aldo (pictured) recently suffered in training will in fact force him out of his highly-anticipated UFC 189 showdown against Conor McGregor. McGregor will now face Chad Mendes for the vacant interim featherweight title...
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo has bruised not broken ribs; fight still on

Fear not, UFC fans: Jose Aldo will be in the Octagon against Conor McGregor at UFC 189. Reports surfaced earlier this week that Aldo had broken his ribs in a training session and subsequently would not be able to fight at UFC 189, which is scheduled to take place in approximately two weeks. UFC released a statement Wednesday, though, clarifying the report: “In light of recent...
June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Aldo fractures rib, could miss UFC 189 vs. McGregor

  One of UFC’s most anticipated fights could be in jeopardy.   Jose Aldo (25-1) reportedly fractured a rib during training, sources close to the UFC featherweight champion told MMA Fighting on Tuesday, and it’s possible he could pull out of his UFC 189 title fight against Ireland’s Conor McGregor (17-2). The injury could require three to four weeks of treatment...
June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

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