UFC middleweight contender Luke Rockhold's guest appearance on Bravo's Millionaire Matchmaker last week had all the elements you'd expect from a reality TV dating show featuring a celebrity pushed to take part for PR reasons - feigned interest in finding true love, hooking up, wanton disrespect for women (and women kind of liking it, or at least allowing it for broadcast purposes...
Bros before bouts, that’s the mentality former UFC middleweight king Anderson Silva (pictured) lives by. Unfortunately for Silva, Brazilian buddies Lyoto Machida and Jacare Souza haven’t endorsed that same mantra to his liking.
While Silva has always said he would never fight Machida or Souza, the other middleweights haven’t taken the same no-way-Jose stance. Machida told...
A few months ago when Anderson Silva did his first major press conference in the lead up to his fight at UFC 183 against Nick Diaz, the former middleweight champion was asked about possibly fighting for the belt again down the line.
While Silva is still ranked at the top of the middleweight division, he quickly deflected and said that he was happy to see his friends Lyoto Machida...
UFC middleweight contender Luke Rockhold fights Lyoto Machida in April for the right to move towards a 185lbs title shot, but his next fight seems to be against Patti Stanger, on Millionaire Matchmaker Thursday night. The former Strikeforce champion has signed up to let Stanger find him true love on reality television (shut up, it happens), and based on the trailer above, has...
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Apparently former Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold is not only an exceptional fighter, but he is a pretty hilarious guy to boot!
In his latest Instagram post, the No. 5 ranked contender posted an artists’ rendition of the...
A women’s strawweight affair between Paige VanZant (4-1) and Felice Herrig (10-5) has been added to UFC on FOX 15 in Newark, New Jersey.
Both women were successful in their respective UFC debuts in 2014. Herrig, who is 10 years VanZant’s elder, dispatched of her TUF 20 housemate, Lisa Ellis, with an armbar in the 2nd round of their contest. VanZant was able to score a Fight...
It’s the biggest UFC middleweight fight since, well, champion Chris Weidman last defended his title in July by beating Lyoto Machida. After plenty of drama, Weidman and Vitor Belfort will finally stand across the cage from each other.
UFC 184 takes place February 28 inside Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.
As you can see from the official billboard above, that won’t...
While much of the middleweight focus has understandably been on Chris Weidman’s upcoming bout against veteran Vitor Belfort at UFC 184 on February 28th, the promotion added another dimension to the 185-pound title discussion this week when it was announced that Lyoto Machida will face Luke Rockhold on April 18th in Newark, New Jersey in the headliner of a UFC event on Fox.
UFC on FOX: Machida vs. Rockhold
When: April 18th, 2015
Where: Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey
How: FOX (8PM ET/5PM PT)
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A middleweight showdown between Lyoto Machida and Luke Rockhold has been made official for UFC On FOX 15 in New Jersey on April 18th.
This fight had been rumored for some time with both Machida and Rockhold having previously indicated that is was a match-up they would be interested in.
Machida fought for the middleweight title earlier this year, losing out to current champion Chris...
It appears that top middleweight contenders Luke Rockhold (13-2, pictured) and Lyoto Machida (22-5) are set to face each other in the main event of the upcoming UFC on Fox 15 card. Rockhold announced the bout early today via his Instagram account. As the former Strikeforce Middleweight Champion mentions the event is scheduled for April […]
The main event for the next UFC Fight Night on FOX card in New Jersey is set as Luke Rockhold will meet Lyoto Machida in the five around middleweight showdown on April 18.
The fight was announced on Thursday by Rockhold via his Instagram account and UFC officials also confirmed the bout with FOX Sports on Thursday.
The two middleweights have been rumored for a fight ever since late...
There will be some handsome on handsome crime going down April 18 inside Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. On Thursday, middleweight Luke Rockhold announced via Instagram he and fellow contender Lyoto Machida (pictured) will headline UFC on FOX 15.
Machida has won three of his past four fights. The Brazilian is fresh off December’s easy TKO victory over C.B. Dollaway. ...
UFC’s final Fight Night of 2014 went down on Saturday, and we’ve got a full recap for you, courtesy of UFC.com.
Fight Night Barueri Main Event Results
Showing off the precision striking that has become his trademark, Brazilian middleweight contender Lyoto Machida ended the final UFC event of 2014 quickly and decisively Saturday night, knocking out CB Dollaway in just 62 seconds...
With the end of the year upon us, here are some parting shots on things in the MMA world that impressed, shocked, and frustrated FightLikeSugar.
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After taking just 62 seconds to stop CB Dollaway with a liver kick on Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 58, Lyoto Machida may now be on course to fight Luke Rockhold.
Following the fight the current No.5 ranked middleweight Rockhold made it clear he has his sights set on fighting, ‘The Dragon’.
“@lyotomachidafw looked good. I’m ready when you are @danawhite,” Rockhold wrote...
FOX Sports has hooked us up with highlights of Lyoto Machida’s liver bursting 62-second victory over CB Dolloway in the main event of UFC Fight Night 58 out of Brazil.
Final Result: Lyoto Machida (22-5) defeats CB Dollaway (15-6) via TKO (body kick + punches) – Round 1, 1:02
The UFC brought former champions, hungry fighters on the rise and big news to Sao Paulo Brazil, Saturday night. Check out our five biggest moments of UFC Fight Night, and then let us know your top picks in the comments section and on Twitter!
Rampage Jackson's return
Quinton "Rampage" Jackson is a legend of MMA, and any move he makes in the fight world is big news. So, when he announced...
Lyoto Machida earned himself a real quick quarter million dollars last night in his native Brazil. He was the top earner at UFC Fight Night: Machida vs Dollaway. Before we go any further, we should note that most international events don’t release fighter pay info, so none of the following salary data for the event […]
Below you’ll find UFC Fight Night 58 post-fight interviews with the two biggest winners on the card, Lyoto Machida and Renan Barao.
Following last night’s UFC Fight Night 58 event in Brazil the recipients of the evening’s $50,000 fighter bonus awards were announced.
In a break from the norm the UFC opted to award four ‘Performance Of The Night’ awards with the first going to main event star Lyoto Machida who took just 62 seconds to TKO CB Dollaway after hurting him badly with a kick to the body.
After a spectacular night of MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded Renan Barao, Lyoto Machida, Vitor Miranda and Erick Silva each an additional $50,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Dollaway.”
UFC Fight Night 58 took place inside Jose Correa Arena in Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Performances of the Night:
Lyoto Machida made short work of CB Dollaway tonight in the main event of UFC Fight Night 58, landing a brutal body kick to close out the show by TKO in just 62 seconds.
Dollaway pawing with the jab to start. Leg kick from Machida and one from Dollaway. Dollaway tries for a head kick, but Machida blocks.
Big body kick from Machida and Dollaway grimaces in pain. He...
Now that “UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Dollaway” is officially in the books, make sure to stream tonight’s post-fight press conference live right here on 5thRound.com.
The presser is scheduled to start at approximately 1AM ET/10PM PT.
Lyoto Machida (pictured), CB Dollaway, Renan Barao, Mitch Gagnon and the card’s other featured fighters who won’t require medical attention...