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Lyoto Machida Eager To Return, Preferably Against Luke Rockhold

Lyoto Machida came up short in his big to win the UFC’s middleweight title at UFC 175, losing out my unanimous decision to Chris Weidman, but he did have his moments in the fight, particularly in the championship rounds, and he still believes he can work his way back to the top if he plays his cards right. “They might give me two or three fights before another title shot, or...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

‘UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida’ Salaries Released

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has released the disclosed salaries for all the contestants who competed in Saturday’s “UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida” event. Middleweight champion Chris Weidman (pictured) was the night’s highest earner, pocketing a total of $450,000. Half of Weidman’s paycheck came via win bonus for his decision victory over Lyoto Machida in the main...
Via 5thRound.com
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Video Highlights Of Chris Weidman Defeating Lyoto Machida At UFC 175

Chris Weidman proved the doubters wrong Saturday night as he defeated Lyoto Machida in the main event of UFC 175 to retain the UFC middleweight title. It was a more entertaining fight that people were anticipating, with moments where Machida and Weidman had their fair share of exciting moments. BetweenTheRopes.com scored the fight for Weidman, 49-46. Watch the highlights of Weidman’s...
Via Between The Ropes
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Weidman, Machida, Rousey score bonuses at UFC 175

After a spectacular night of MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, Lyoto Machida, Rob Font and UFC women’s bantemweight champion each an additional $50,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida.” Chris Weidman successfully defending his 185-pound title against former light heavyweight champ...
Via 5thRound.com
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Weidman Beats Lyoto Machida By Decision At UFC 175

Chris Weidman successfully defended his middleweight title tonight in the main event of UFC 175, fending off the challenge of Lyoto Machida to earn a unanimous decision victory. Round One: The main event of the evening is underway with a tough of the gloves. Weidman with a head kick attempt immediately that misses the target. Machida circling the cage and Weidman lands a leg kick...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 175 Results: Chris Weidman Retains Middleweight Title In Action Packed Fight Against Lyoto Machida

Chris Weidman had a point to prove in his second defense of his UFC middleweight championship tonight against Lyoto Machida at UFC 175. People thought Weidman’s wins over Anderson Silva were fluke. The New York native proved the critics wrong. The fight starts with three kicks from Weidman. Machida circling the cage and another attempted kick by the champion. Weidman stalking...
Via Between The Ropes
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

‘UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida’ Betting Odds (Main Card)

The betting lines for “UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida” are in! Now, who should we lay money on? If you’re looking for bang for your buck, Ronda Rousey as a 14-1 odds-on favorite over Alexis Davis would not be the way to go. However, the show’s featured tango between middleweight champion Chris Weidman (pictured) and Lyoto Machida is pretty interesting. Weidman checks in as...
Via 5thRound.com
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 175 Chris Weidman vs Lyoto Machida Pros’ Picks

The pros favor Chris Weidman to retain his title against Lyoto Machida at UFC 175. Hear what they have to say and who picks who.
Via MMAinterviews
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

All-American needs minor repair; Weidman vs. Machida moved to UFC 175

Nagging injuries that will require a minor surgery have forced a delay to Chris Weidman's next middleweight title defense. The UFC champ was scheduled to defend his coveted hardware against former light heavyweight title holder Lyoto 'The Dragon' Machida for the promotions annual Memorial Day weekend PPV show. Not gonna happen.Weidman's camp had previously revealed...
Via hov-mma
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

‘UFC 173: Weidman vs. Machida’ Official Event Poster

Sometimes, the UFC’s graphics department comes up with absolute duds for event posters (Please see: “UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Mousasi“). Other times, you get masterpieces like the official billboard for “UFC 173: Weidman vs. Machida.” The May 24 event takes place inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Reigning middleweight champion Chris Weidman defends...
Via 5thRound.com
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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