Demetrious Johnson Vs Ali Bagautinov Headlines UFC 174; Woodley Vs MacDonald Also Now Official

Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will finally get a chance to headline a UFC pay-per-view event when he headlines UFC 174 against Ali Bagautinov in Vancouver, Canada on June 14th. Johnson has had to make do with fronting three ‘UFC On FOX’ events last year which helped expose him to millions of potential fans, and of the back of his most impressive performance to date, knocking...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rory MacDonald vs. Tyron Woodley Confirmed for UFC 174

As the rumor mill has been suggesting for quite some time, a pivotal welterweight shootout between Rory MacDonald (pictured) and Tyron Woodley has been set for UFC 174. The UFC finally confirmed the much talked about scrap Tuesday via Twitter. However, it is unknown if the 170-pounders will headline the show or serve as the co-main event. MacDonald bounced back from his split decision...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

MacDonald still refuses to face GSP

The minute Rory MacDonald sat down after his open workout on Wednesday, it was just a matter of time before somebody asked the inevitable question: so you still won't fight Georges St-Pierre? This go round, MacDonald's feet barely hit the floor before the question came flying in asking the young Canadian if there is any circumstance where he would finally set friendship...
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November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Rory MacDonald Aggravates Neck Injury, Return Unknown

Rory MacDonald was present at the open workouts today, for a card that he was suppose to be co-headlining opposite Carlos Condit.  The young Canadian had to pull out of the fight due to a neck injury on February 19th.  He talked at the open workouts and revealed that rehab had been going well but he recently aggravated the injury.  “(Rehab) was going good, but then yesterday...
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March 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Rory MacDonald Unfazed by Negative Fan Response

Skyrocketing UFC welterweight Rory MacDonald (Pictured) confirmed a few things on Saturday night; 1) He is arguably MMA’s most fashionable fighter. 2) He is one bad mofo. 3) He couldn’t care less if fans dislike him. En route to trouncing BJ Penn in a landslide unanimous decision victory, MacDonald was caught taunting the future UFC Hall of Famer on a couple of separate occasions...
December 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Rory MacDonald Annoyed with VADA Testing Process

After getting publicly challenged by BJ Penn to undergo voluntary drug testing leading up to their December 8th shootout, up-and-comer Rory MacDonald (Pictured) had no qualms with allowing VADA to conduct random screenings. However, now that the pop quizzes have begun, MacDonald wasn’t too pleased with the rude awakening he received to kick off the festivities. “It already started...
November 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Rory MacDonald Hits The Track

Here Rory MacDonald takes a self portrait to let us all know how relentless he  is with his training, 38 stitches and all, Hopefully this fight with BJ happens and Rory’s cut heals up nicely. I have a feeling we are looking at the future of the welterweight division once George vacates it. BJ Penn Getting His Train On Rory MacDonald’s Monster Cut
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August 14, 2012  |  Discuss

BJ Penn returns to face Rory MacDonald at UFC 152

A welterweight bout between former champion BJ Penn and rising star Rory MacDonald which materialized over the past or so has been confirmed by UFC officials. The fighters have verbally agreed to meet at UFC 152 on September 22nd. Penn (16-8-2) is a former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion. He last competed at UFC 137 where he suffered a unanimous decision loss to Nick Diaz...
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June 10, 2012  |  Discuss

MacDonald's ground game unique, brutal

The co-main-event billing on a card with the magnitude of UFC 145 is no easy task to carry, but 22-year-old wunderkind Rory MacDonald made it look like another day in the office. Of course, his office is a physically taxing proving ground where careers can be accelerated or halted in a flash, and on Saturday night, MacDonald continued to prove why the hype surrounding him is legit...
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April 24, 2012  |  Discuss

MacDonald surpasses expectations in UFC 145

Expectations can be like a large stone: you can either use them as a pedestal on which to stand above the crowd, or have them drag you down like an anchor at sea. While 22-year-old welterweight Rory MacDonald faced a worthy opponent in Englishman Che Mills on Saturday night in UFC 145, the bigger opponent was the expectations that have been heaped on the Canadian rising star. UFC...
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April 22, 2012  |  Discuss

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