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UFC Lightweight Mac Danzig announces retirement After a 12 year career, UFC Lightweight Mac Danzig has announced in a video interview with USA Today Sports that he has decided to retire from mixed martial arts. In the interview, Danzig discussed concerns he had for his own health and how those concerns were a major factor in deciding to retire at the age of 34. His career began in 2001 and won the King of the Cage...
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Mac Danzig Retires From MMA At 34

Long-time UFC fighter Mac Danzig has announced his retirement from the sport of mixed martial arts at the age of 34. The former ‘Ultimate Fighter’ winner cites health concerns as the main reason for his decision to hang up his gloves after 13 years of competing in the cage. “Really, the only physical cue for me to step back from competition came last year, when I began to suffer...
Via Fight Of The Night
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Veteran Mac Danzig Retires From MMA

Mac Danzig’s (pictured) professional fighting days are officially over. The UFC lightweight unceremoniously announced his retirement from MMA via a post on Tumblr Tuesday night. Danzig posted a 21-12-1 professional record over his 13-year career. He emerged onto the UFC scene as a contestant on “The Ultimate Fighter 6″ back in 2007. The 34-year-old has lost three of his past...
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Lauzon dispatches Mac Danzig with unanimous decision win

It wasn't the usual Joe Lauzon fight, but in a moment where he needed to get a victory the Boston area native put on a dominant performance to beat Mac Danzig in the kick off fight at UFC on FOX on Saturday night. Lauzon entered the cage against Danzig on the first two fight losing streak of his career so he put plenty of self-applied pressure to ensure that he would stop the...
Via Fox Sports
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Lauzon draws Danzig on Dec.14

Joe Lauzon and Mac Danzig are both Ultimate Fighter alumni who have found moments of success in the UFC, but are currently mired in two-fight losing streaks. They'll attempt to find the win column against each other. The duo will meet at UFC On FOX 9 on Dec. 14, the promotion announced on Tuesday night. Lauzon had never before lost two in a row until his current stretch, dropping...
Via Fox Sports
September 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Melvin Guillard just put Mac Danzig to sleep, here’s the replay.

Bam. You know when you fight Melvin Guillard the fight can end at any moment, and despite Mac Danzig’s game attitude and want to kick as much butt as possible (he was super pumped before the fight) Melvin pretty much outclassed him on the feet the whole time. Mac should’ve gotten it to the ground, but he couldn’t and he ate a left hook that sent him to the mat then got put...
Via Fight Hub TV
July 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Mac Danzig vs. Melvin Guillard added to UFC on FOX 8

A pair of former Ultimate Fighter cast members have signed to face one another at UFC on FOX 8.   UFC officials announced today that a lightweight bout between Mac Danzig and Melvin Guillard has been added to UFC on FOX 8.   UFC on FOX 8 takes place  July 27 at Key Arena in Seattle, [...]
April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Mac Danzig vs. Takanori Gomi rumored for UFC on FUEL TV 6

Former TUF winner Mac Danzig announced on his Twitter account today that he’ll be facing Takanori Gomi at UFC on FUEL TV 6 in November. The event takes place November 10th at the Venetian Macau Resort Hotel’s Cotai Arena in Macau, China. Danzig is coming off a unanimous decision win over Efrain Escudero at UFC 145 in May. After losing three straight UFC fights from 2008-2009...
August 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Takanori Gomi Meets Mac Danzig at ‘UFC on FUEL TV 6′

According to lightweight Mac Danzig, he’s facing Takanori Gomi (Pictured) when the Octagon makes its debut in China. “I finally have a fight,” Danzig tweeted Monday morning. “I’ll be fighting Takanori Gomi in Macau, China on November 10th.” Since taking “The Ultimate Fighter 6″ tournament in December of 2007, Danzig has posted an inconsistent 4-5 mark in the big leagues...
August 27, 2012  |  Discuss

This is what UFC fighter Mac Danzig’s ankle looks like after a win

Via Guyism
April 23, 2012  |  Discuss
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