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Rick Story undergoes neck surgery, is out for at least three months

Rick Story was forced to pull out of a scheduled fight against Erick Silva recently, and it sounds as though he had good reason to. According to a report from UFC Tonight, Story was repeatedly experiencing "stingers" in his neck and one was so bad that it weakened his right arm, leading up to the Silva fight. That strength didn't come back in time, according to Story, so he pulled...
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September 23, 2015  |  Discuss

With Rick Story Injured, Neil Magny Now Fights Erick Silva At UFC Fight Night 74

Less than two weeks out from UFC Fight Night 74 in Canada, Rick Story has been forced to pull out of his co-main event fight with Erick Silva due to an injury he suffered during training. As a result, Neil Magny will now step in on short notice to fight Silva and keep the main card intact. That’s potentially a risky move for Magny as he’s only 10 days removed from a second...
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August 11, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Silva vs. Story

UFC Fight Night: Silva vs. Story When: June 27th, 2015 Where: Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil How: TBD Who: “TUF: Brazil 4″ bantamweight tournament final “TUF: Brazil 4″ lightweight tournament final Steve Bosse vs. Thiago “Marreta” Santos Lorenz Larkin vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio Erick Silva vs. Rick Story
May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Rick Story Defeats Gunnar Nelson By Split Decision At UFC Fight Night 53

Rick Story handed Gunnar Nelson the first loss of his career tonight at UFC Fight Night 53, deservedly coming out on top after five rounds of stand-up action. Round One: Story with a two quick leg kicks to start. An inside kick from him too. Nelson goes upstairs with a kick, but it’s blocked. Nelson steps in with a few rapid-fire right hands. Body kick from Nelson now. ...
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October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Gunnar Nelson Vs Rick Story Headlines UFC Fight Night 53 in Sweden

Gunnar Nelson will headlined UFC Fight Night 53 in Sweden on October 4th against Rick Story. The Icelandic fighter is one of the most hotly tipped up-and-comers in the welterweight division at this moment in time, undfeated in fourteen fights including four victories in the UFC to date. Along the way he’s notched up two ‘Performance Of The Night’ bonuses, including his last...
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August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Nelson vs Story To Headline UFC Fight Pass

Las Vegas, Nevada – The Ultimate Fighting Championship® has confirmed that top 15 welterweight contenders Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story will collide in the five round main event of UFC FIGHT NIGHT STOCKHOLM on October 4. The entire card will stream live and on-demand on, the UFC’s digital streaming service, to subscribers in 167 countries and counting. The...
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August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Rick Story Submits Leonardo Mafra At UFC Fight Night 45

Rick Story put ina a good performance tonight against Leonardo Mafra at UFC Fight Night 45, controlling the action before forcing a tapout due to an arm triangle choke in the second round. Round One: Good body shot from Story to start the opening round. He targets the body again. Mafra unleashes a high kick followed by a flurry of strikes, but then Story immediately counters with...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelvin Gastelum vs. Rick Story booked at UFC 171 in Dallas

Undefeated Ultimate Fighter 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum wanted to get a tough test in the welterweight division and he will get his wish at UFC 171 when he takes on veteran fighter Rick Story at the upcoming card in Dallas. UFC officials announced the new bout taking place on March 15 late Friday evening. Gastelum (7-0) is considered one of the most promising prospects to come out...
Via Fox Sports
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelvin Gastelum wants Rick Story at UFC 171 after returning from injury

A knee injury forced Ultimate Fighter 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum from performing at last weekend's FOX UFC card from Sacramento, but now he's been cleared, he's healthy and he has a matchup in mind for his return. According to report via UFC Tonight on Wednesday, Gastelum has been given the green light to get back into training and book a fight and he's looking at veteran competitor...
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December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

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