Michelle 'The Karate Hottie' Waterson signs with the UFC

Former Invicta Fighting Championships atomweight champion Michelle 'The Karate Hottie' Waterson has signed a deal with the UFC to compete in the women's 115 pound division. The news of her signing was reported on UFC Tonight on Monday. Waterson comes to the UFC with a 12-4 record overall with wins in six of her last seven fights. The 29-year old veteran is a long time member of the...
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Carlos Condit vs. Thiago Alves set for May 30 in Brazil

The UFC has officially announced that welterweight contenders Carlos Condit and Thiago Alves will headline a May Brazil card in what is sure to be an exciting scrap, scheduled for five rounds. Condit has not fought since injuring his knee in a March 2014 fight against Tyron Woodley. Alves is in the midst of his own comeback, having won two straight fights after a rough stretch where...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Carlos Condit vs. Thiago Alves Headlines UFC Fight Night 67

As the rumor mill had been chirping about for quite some time, welterweights Carlos Condit (pictured) and Thiago Alves will in fact headline UFC Fight Night 67. UFC president Dana White confirmed the shootout during Friday’s press conference in Brazil. The May 30 event takes place at a yet-to-be determined venue in Goiania, Brazil. Condit hasn’t been seen since dropping a TKO...
March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Carlos Condit Vs Thiago Alves Rumored For UFC Fight Night 67

Carlos Condit Vs Thiago Alves is rumored to be going down at UFC Fight Night 67 on May 30th. Condit will be returning following a year long lay-off after he suffered a torn ACL and partially torn meniscus that required surgery during a takedown in the second round of his fight with Tyron Woodley at UFC 171. Defeat that night left him with just one win in his last four fights, though...
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March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

What’s next for UFC Fight Night 60’s Benson Henderson?

A ballsy Benson Henderson did not, I repeat, did not hesitate to call out Canadian psycho and top welterweight contender Rory MacDonald after his impressive victory over Brandon Thatch at UFC Fight Night 60 in Broomfield, CO this past Saturday night. While UFC President Dana White was quick to squash the MacDonald-Bendo during the post-fight presser, we still do not know whether...
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February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Nick Diaz retiring from MMA?

Nick Diaz may be stepping away from MMA. (Photo/Steve Marcus/Getty Images)Did UFC fans that tuned-in on Saturday night for UFC 183 see Nick Diaz‘s last fight inside the Octagon? Well, the “Stockton Bad Boy” hinted on his Instagram on Thursday he may be “#dunfighting.” Love my people #mma #lodi #dunfighting A photo posted by nickdiaz209 (@nickdiaz209) on Feb 4, 2015...
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February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz’s Future As Uncertain As Ever

It’s become par for the course at this point with Nick Diaz (pictured) – the controversial veteran drops a decision that he believes he should have won and questions about his fighting future arise. After losing to Carlos Condit for the interim welterweight title at UFC 143, Diaz decided to retire. The promotion then presented him with a blockbuster bout against then-welterweight...
February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Matt Brown: MacDonald, Lombard or Condit all make sense as replacements

UFC welterweight Matt Brown was just about to leave for the official start of his training camp to get ready for UFC Fight Night in Colorado on February 14 when he received some very unwelcome news. His opponent, Tarec Saffiedine, was out of their fight with a groin injury and at the time there was no word on a potential replacement opponent. "I was calling Dana about a different...
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January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Carlos Condit interested in 'settling the score' with Nick Diaz

It's been almost one year since Carlos Condit last fought in the UFC due to a severe knee injury suffered in his bout against Tyron Woodley last March when he blew out his ACL. With a win, Condit would have been in the crosshairs of another run at the UFC title, but instead he spent the majority of 2014 in recovery and rehabilitation to come back from reconstructive knee surgery...
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December 30, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC: Fight night 48, 49 and what to look for

This weekend is one of those magical weekends where the UFC, the worlds biggest mixed martial arts organization, decides to do it just a little bit bigger and put on two fight cards in one day. That’s right kids, this Saturday, August 23, 2014, in Tulsa, Oklahoma and Macau, China; the UFC is taking over your combat entertainment for the day. That’s over eight hours of combat...
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz signs extension, Anderson Silva eyeing Super Bowl super fight

Nick Diaz back. The UFC announced on Thursday, July 24 via that former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz has signed a three-fight contract extension with the world’s leading MMA promotion. Diaz returns to the UFC after a roughly 15-month self-imposed layoff from competitive mixed martial arts. The 30-year-old last fought at UFC 158 in a welterweight title fight...
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July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 174 Fan Q&A With Carlos Condit And Josh Thomson

Carlos Condit and Josh Thomson were the special guests at the UFC 174 fan Q&A yesterday and you can watch it in full below. —
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June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz Interested In Fight With Anderson Silva

During an interview on Monday for, Anderson Silva’s manager Ed Soares said that his client is up for a fight with Nick Diaz. The question is whether Diaz would be interested in the fight, since he is currently retired. On last night’s UFC Tonight, Ariel Helwani reported that he talked to Diaz on his thoughts regarding a possible Silva showdown. The former Strikeforce...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Greg Jackson, the sport killer

One of the most frustrating fights I’ve ever watched was when Carlos Condit fought Nick Diaz. Condit was ultimately victorious, but only after a painful 25 minute performance that saw him stick to a game plan of avoiding a brawl with Diaz. Condit is being known for being one of the most ‘get down and dirty’ fighters in MMA today, so when he fought using a strategic gameplan...
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May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 173, 174 Auditions For Welterweight Contenders

The UFC found themselves in a oddly tough predicament last month. After Johny Hendricks became the new UFC welterweight champion at UFC 171 in March, no one was quite sure what was to follow for the next title shot. Carlos Condit was the guy the UFC said would fight for the belt next if he defeated […]
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April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Woodley forced to prove himself worthy of UFC title shot -- again

ST. LOUIS -- Tyron Woodley was upset when he learned that his next fight would not be for the welterweight title. Who could blame him? Woodley seemed to be in line for a shot at the championship when he beat No. 2 contender Carlos Condit last month. After all, the No. 1 contender, Johny Hendricks, already had grabbed the title (indefinitely vacated by Georges St-Pierre) with a victory...
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April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Georges St-Pierre Suffers Another Torn ACL, Return Uncertain

Georges St-Pierre announced in December that he was taking a break from MMA and was uncertain if he would ever return. Well it looks like if the former UFC welterweight champion returns, it won’t be until 2015 at the earliest. St-Pierre announced a short time ago on his Facebook and Twitter pages that he suffered a torn ACL in his left knee. “Just got confirmation that I tore...
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March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Carlos Condit to undergo surgery on Friday, return timetable TBD

The former UFC interim welterweight champ begins the hard road to recovery later this week, and may not be back until 2015.
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Carlos Condit Suffers Torn ACL and Partially Torn Meniscus in UFC 171 Loss

On this week’s edition of “UFC Tonight,” it was confirmed former UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit (pictured) suffered a torn ACL and partially torn meniscus in his UFC 171 loss to Tyron Woodley this past Saturday. Reporter Ariel Helwani confirmed Condit’s injury with his longtime coach, Greg Jackson. Condit will undergo surgery to repair his right knee, but...
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Carlos Condit to undergo surgery for torn ACL and partially torn meniscus

Former interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit will likely be out of action for the better part of a year after suffering a torn ACL and partially torn meniscus during his fight with Tyron Woodley at UFC 171
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 171 Full Fight Video Hightlights Including Johny Hendricks Title Win

UFC 171 took place this Saturday night from the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. The main event featured Johny Hendricks capturing the UFC welterweight title defeating Robbie Lawler in a five round classic. The co-feature saw Tyron Woodley defeating Carlos Condit with fights that saw Myles Jury defeating Diego Sanchez and Hector Lombard defeating Jake Shields. Watch the...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Possible Torn Meniscus, ACL For Carlos Condit

It was a hard sight to see for UFC fans Saturday at UFC 171. In the second round of the co-main event, Tyron Woodley took down Carlos Condit, who could be seen wincing in pain. After being stood up and then checking a leg kick with his left leg, Condit’s right leg gave out, forcing […]
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks: I’d like to fight GSP again

Now that Johny Hendricks has rightfully claimed the UFC welterweight belt that eluded him last November, the focus has immediately shifted to the never-ending questions concerning who will get the next title shot. With no shortage of 170-pound contenders to chose from, the debate could go on for months before Hendricks discovers the identity of his next opponent. But if it was up...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Carlos Condit Suffered Suspected Small Miniscus And ACL Tears At UFC 171

Carlos Condit’s fight with Tyron Woodley ended in unfortunate circumstances at UFC 171 on Saturday night when he injured his knee. Condit first appeared to be in pain after being taken doing by Woodley in the second round, but after getting back to his feet it was a leg kick that spun him around before dropping to the canvas in agony, unable to continue. ‘The Natural Born Killer’...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

What's Next? The welterweights of UFC 171 edition

"I want the target on my back. I want everybody to come after me. That’s been my goal since I started fighting. Is that I want the gold and I want everybody to sit there saying, ‘I want to beat that guy.’ And that’s been my whole thought process through this whole time  I need that."That's what Johny Hendricks told Ariel Helwani after he learned that he'd be getting another...
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March 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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