UFC Fight Night 59 adds three bouts, including Henderson vs. Alvarez

(Photo/USA TODAY Sports) It was only a week ago the UFC announced Conor McGregor would face Dennis Siver in the main event of UFC Fight Night 59 in Boston, Massachusetts. Now, we have a co-main event. Benson Henderson will face former Bellator lightweight champion and UFC newcomer Eddie Alvarez in a lightweight co-main event on Sunday, January 18 at the TD Garden. Former UFC lightweight...
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11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Donald Cerrone vs. Myles Jury official for January FOX Sports 1 card

Get ready to see a "Cowboy" in Boston. The long-rumored bout between Donald Cerrone and Myles Jury is now official for UFC Fight Night on FOX Sports 1 on Jan. 18 in Boston, sources told FOX Sports. That is likely to be the co-main event on a card headlined by Conor McGregor and Dennis Siver, following the NFC Championship game on FOX. Cerrone posted what appears to be a...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

UFC may regret premature pairing of Conor McGregor, Dennis Siver

Following weeks of speculation related to the possibility of an upcoming title shot and an ongoing war of words with both Chad Mendes and featherweight champ Jose Aldo, the UFC pulled another rabbit out of it’s bottomless hat late last week with a somewhat surprising decision to give Conor McGregor one final obstacle to overcome before fighting for the 145-pound belt. Conveniently...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Morning Matchmaker: Who gets Jose Aldo next if Conor McGregor loses?

Jose Aldo is likely to meet Conor McGregor next for the UFC featherweight title. But what happens if McGregor loses to Dennis Siver in January? Phil Davis looked great in beating Glover Teixeira. Will he get his wish of Anderson Silva next? Fabio Maldonado rebounded after a knockout loss to Stipe Miocic. Who's next for the exciting Brazilian? We'll try to answer those questions...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

McGregor vs. Siver set to headline UFC Fight Night 59 in Boston

(Photo/USA TODAY Sports) The UFC is returning to Boston, Massachusetts and they are bringing a fan favorite with them. Rising mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor will face Dennis Siver in a featherweight matchup to headline the event which will take place at the TD Garden on Sunday, January 18 for UFC Fight Night 59. The five-round main event will take place on FOX Sports 1 and...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor vs. Dennis Siver headlines the UFC's return to Boston

The UFC is shipping up to Boston with an Irish superstar headlining the card. Following a huge event at TD Garden for the launch of FOX Sports 1 in 2013, the UFC is returning to Boston for another show on Sunday, January 18 with Conor McGregor set to fight in the five round main event against Dennis Siver. UFC officials confirmed the new fight card and main event on Friday. McGregor...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor Vs Dennis Siver Targeted For January UFC Event In Boston

It seems that Conor McGregor will definitely be taking on one more fight before earning a title shot in the featherweight division and it’s set to be against Dennis Siver at a UFC event in Boston on Sunday, January 18th. McGregor, who will be front row to watch this weekend’s 145lb title rematch between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes in Brazil, has been a revelation inside and outside...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Conor McGregor to face Dennis Siver in Boston this January

Well it appears Conor McGregor will not be stepping in on short notice at UFC 180 to take on Diego Sanchez after all. According to a report from MMAJunkie, McGregor is being targeted for a bout with UFC veteran and No. 10 ranked Featherweight Dennis Siver in January. Siver and McGregor have somewhat of a history. Last week McGregor called out Siver after his native German soccer...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Conor McGregor Meets Dennis Siver in Boston

Beantown, your boy’s coming home. Your other boy, and his other home, that is. It appears UFC featherweight Conor McGregor (pictured) will meet Dennis Siver on January 18 (Sunday) in Boston. confirmed the matchup Thursday. TD Garden is expected to host the festivities. McGregor was angling to meet the winner of Saturday’s UFC 179 title tilt between featherweight...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night Boston

UFC Fight Night When: January 18, 2015 Where: TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts How: TBD Who: Dennis Siver vs. Conor McGregor Donald Cerrone vs. Myles Jury
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor and Dennis Siver beef on Twitter after Ireland ties Germany in Soccer

Mixed martial arts fans may not be big time Soccer fans, but yesterday there was a hugely surprising result in the world of Soccer. World Cup champions Germany took on the Republic of Ireland yesterday in a UEFA Euro Cup qualifier, and the Irish side shocked the world by tying Germany with a late goal with just seconds remaining in the game. MMA’s No. 1 Irishman Conor McGregor...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs Story Fighter Purses, Attendance & Gate

(Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports) Dennis Siver had a happy return to the Octagon after sitting out since last December due to a failed drug test.  His entertaining victory over Charles Rosa sent him home with the biggest payday. Before we go any further, we should note that most international events don’t release fighter pay info, so […]
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 53 Bonuses

Following this evening’s UFC Fight Night 53 event in Stockholm Sweden the recipients of the evening’s $50,000 bonus awards were announced. Earning ‘Fight Of The Night’ was the surprisingly competitive preliminary fight between Dennis Siver and late replacement Charles Rosa which went the full three rounds with Siver eventually winning by decision. Picking up a ‘Performance...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Siver, Charles Rosa, Mike Wilkinson and Max Holloway Win Bonuses at UFC Fight Night 53

Following their special performances at “UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Story,” Dennis Siver (pictured), Charles Rosa, Mike Wilkinson and Max Holloway each scored an additional $50,000 bonus check. Siver and Rosa took home “Fight of the Night” honors for their 15-minute affair. Siver also walked away with a unanimous decision victory. Wilkinson pocketed one “Performance of...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 53 Results

Stay tuned to for all the UFC Fight Night 53 results live as they happen from Stockholm, Sweden. (Press F5 as required to refresh the page for the latest results) — Main Card: Gunnar Nelson vs. Rick Story Max Holloway vs. Akira Corassani Ilir Latifi vs. Jan Blachowicz Niklas Backstrom vs. Mike Wilkinson Prelims: Magnus Cedenblad vs. Scott Askham Nico Musoke...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Fight Booth Pick 6: UFC Fight Night 53 and 54 edition

With two UFC cards taking place tomorrow it’s time for to sit down and pick winners for the six fights that intrigue me, as a fan, the most below. I’ll also give you my quick picks for the remaining fights. UFC Stockholm (Fight Night 53) • Cathal Pendred vs. Gasan Umalatov If you said that Pendred had a bit of a slow start in his UFC debut this past summer then you’d be...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 53 & 54 Kountermove Preview

Clear your schedules, grab some snacks, and bunker down because with FN 53 in Sweden ending just hours before the preliminary bouts of FN 54 in Halifax, we’ve got another full day of fights ahead of us this Saturday. In preparation for the fights on Saturday, we’ve got your regular KM breakdown including two picks I like and a pick I don’t for each card. Before we get to that...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Siver Questions Conor McGregor’s Place On The Official Rankings

The fact that ‘The Notorious’ Conor McGregor is currently ranked at No.9 on the UFC’s official featherweight rankings hasn’t pleased everyone, not least Dennis Siver who know finds himself placed one position below him. “Some guys I don’t agree with have made it to the top ten lately,” Siver tells German site “Conor McGregor for example. He ranks...
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August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Siver Suspended Nine Months For Failed UFC 168 Drug Test

On Thursday, the Nevada State Athletic Commission suspended UFC featherweight Dennis Siver (pictured) nine months and fined him $19,800 for testing positive for hCG (Human Chorionic Gonadrotropin) following UFC 168. Yeah, about that win. It was also overturned to a no contest. After December’s unanimous decision victory over Manny Gamburyan, Siver’s A-Sample provided “inconclusive”...
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Siver Issues Explanation After Failing Drugs Test

Dennis Siver has today issued a statement to give his side of the story after he tested positive for Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG) following his victory over Manny Gamburyan at UFC 168 in December. As with a number of other fighters in the past who’ve failed such tests, Siver pleads ignorance when it comes to having used the banned substance , which is often connected with...
Via Fight Of The Night
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Siver Addresses Failed Drug Test

Props to featherweight Dennis Siver (pictured) for taking full responsibility for failing his UFC 168 drug test. Un-props (certainly not a word) to Siver for indirectly blaming his unnamed nutritionist for recommending the undisclosed dietary supplement he consumed that caused him to flunk his exam. After December’s unanimous decision victory over Manny Gamburyan, Siver’s A...
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Siver Tests Positive for hCG After UFC 168 Win

The Nevada State Athletic Commission revealed Saturday UFC featherweight Dennis Siver (pictured) tested for hCG (Human Chorionic Gonadrotropin) following December’s unanimous decision victory over Manny Gamburyan at UFC 168. According to the website, hCG is a hormone that is supposed to be used to “cause ovulation and to treat infertility in women, and to increase sperm...
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Two UFC 168 Fighters Produce ‘Inconclusive’ Drug Test Results

Two athletes who performed at UFC 168 may have trouble sleeping for the next several nights. Of the 22 fighters drug tested by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, everyone but Dennis Siver (pictured) and Siyar Bahadurzada produced clean results on their first try. On this week’s edition of “UFC Tonight,” it was reported Siver and Bahadurzada’s A samples were “inconclusive...
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Goiti Yamauchi vs Will Martinez, Daniel Weichel vs Scott Cleve Named Other 145-Pound Tourney Quarterfinal Match-Ups

Goiti Yamauchi 16-1 MMA / 2-0 Bellator Record 11 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Diego Marlon, Saul Almeida Will Martinez 8-2-1 MMA / 4-0 Bellator Record 7 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Kevin Roddy —————————— Daniel Weichel 31-8 MMA / Bellator Debut 3 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Dennis Siver, Magomed Khasbulaev, Beau Baker Scott Cleve 14-3 MMA / 1...
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January 27, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 168 HOV 'Weidman vs. Silva II' Pick 'Em

There's saving the best for last... and then there is saving the best for last. UFC 168 is like an extended Christmas for mixed martial arts fans. It features a pair of title rematches that could headline any card alone and still elicit this kind of excitement and anticipation. Add a heavyweight clash for the ages between Josh Barnett and Travis Browne and you have yourself...
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December 28, 2013  |  Discuss
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