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Why Tyron Woodley will not get a title shot anytime soon

Tyron Woodley has talked a lot about title shots recently but seems on a mission to make sure he never gets one. Coming off of an impressive first round finish of Dong Hyun Kim, he moved up into the number three spot in the rankings behind only Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald. In theory, this would put him poised to fight for the title in early 2015. Instead, he is moving further...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Despite Being Called ‘Two-Faced Phony,’ Tyron Woodley Still Wants No Part of Hector Lombard

Want to know the definition of awkward? Check out a practice session at American Top Team. According to UFC president Dana White, Hector Lombard desperately wants to fight Tyron Woodley (pictured), but Woodley said last weekend after quickly disposing of Dung Hyun Kim that he can’t face Lombard because they’re “teammates.” Woodley then provided a different excuse Friday...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White Claims Tyron Woodley Is Running Scared From Hector Lombard

Dana White has revealed that the UFC have been attempting to put together a major welterweight fight between top 6 contenders Tyron Woodley and Hector Lombard, but have been unsuccessfuly because Woodley, “wants nothing to do with Hector.” White said he first approached Woodley about fighting Lombard in Australia in December after his 61 second TKO against Dong Hyun Kim at UFC...
Via Fight Of The Night
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White: Tyron Woodley wants no part of fighting Hector Lombard

Following the UFC Fight Night event in Macao, China last weekend, UFC president Dana White had a great idea to help fill an upcoming card in Australia when he asked Tyron Woodley, fresh off his 61 second win over Dong Hyun Kim, to step up and fight in the main event. Woodley would face fellow top 10 fighter Hector Lombard and the two welterweights would be the showcase fight for...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

'Redeemed' Tyron Woodley wants to call the shots for his next bout

ST. LOUIS -- Tyron Woodley isn't quite sure when the UFC will call about his next fight, but he knows what he wants to hear. Something like this: "How would you like to take on Matt Brown in the co-main event before a Johny Hendricks-Robbie Lawler title fight? And if you win, you get your shot at the title." Woodley, in fact, has been calling for such a scenario since...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
4 days ago  |  Discuss

'Redeemed' Tyron Woodley wants to call the shots for his next bout

ST. LOUIS -- Tyron Woodley isn't quite sure when the UFC will call about his next fight, but he knows what he wants to hear. Something like this: "How would you like to take on Matt Brown in the co-main event before a Johny Hendricks-Robbie Lawler title fight? And if you win, you get your shot at the title." Woodley, in fact, has been calling for such a scenario since...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyron Woodley wants a fight with Matt Brown, Matt Brown is ‘open to whatever’

Tyron Woodley got back to his winning ways this past weekend when he knocked out streaking welterweight contender Dong Hyun Kim in just 61 seconds in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 48 in Macao, China. After the win, Woodley did not take long to call out his next opponent, as he stated his interest in fighting top contender Matt Brown next (Courtesy of MMAFighting): Granted...
Via Fight Hub TV
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Fight Night 48 & 49 Kountermove Recap

FIGHT NIGHT 48 – Macau, China Mina came out on the winning side of the four minute Rock ‘em Sock ‘em Robots match, finishing Anzai in the first round and scoring an impressive 128 points.   Top Scoring Team  Name Cost Score Alberto Mina $5,300 128 Colby Covington $5,000 118 Yuta Sasaki $5,000 106.5 Tyron Woodley $4,900 105.5 Sai Wang $4,300 62.5  Total ...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Macau Results: Tyron Woodley makes Dong Hyun Kim pay for his mistake

Going for the same explosive finish in MMA can sometimes spell doom when you’re put against a fighter who knows it’s coming. Dong Hyun Kim was able to land a spinning back elbow on John Hathaway in the first ever UFC Fight Pass main event contest earlier this year in Macau. It earned him a third round KO stoppage victory and a performance of the night bonus. Tonight, against...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 48 Bonus Awards

Following today’s UFC Fight Night 48 event in Macau the recipients of the $50,000 fighter bonus awards were announced. In a break from tradition there was no ‘Fight Of The Night’ award on this occasion, with the UFC instead opting to award four ‘Performance Of The Night’ bonuses instead. Earning the first one was Michael Bisping for his impressive display of volume striking...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Bisping, Woodley, Mina and Sasaki Score Bonuses at UFC Fight Night 48

Following Saturday’s “UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Le” event in China, UFC president Dana White awarded Michael Bisping (pictured), Tyron Woodley, Alberto Mina and Yuta Sasaki each an additional $50,000 for their special performances inside the octagon. For the first time since changing up their bonus structure, the UFC opted to not offer a “Fight of the Night” award....
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 48 quick results, Bisping finishes Le in Round 4

The UFC kicked off their Saturday doubleheader with an early morning Fight Night card in Macao, China. UFC Fight Night 48 was not the greatest card in terms of name value, but most of the fights delivered exciting action. In the main event of the evening, Michael Bisping and Cung Le went to war for four rounds before Bisping finished Le with an impressive flurry of strikes in the...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyron Woodley flattens Dong Hyun Kim by TKO in just 61 seconds

Following a disastrous performance in his last fight, Tyron Woodley bounced back in a big way on Saturday with a first round knockout over Dong Hyun Kim in China. Woodley struggled against Rory MacDonald, rarely opening up his offense at all and spent the majority of the fight pinned against the cage offering up little in the way of a counter to his opponent's punches and kicks...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyron Woodley flattens Dong Hyun Kim by TKO in just 61 seconds

Following a disastrous performance in his last fight, Tyron Woodley bounced back in a big way on Saturday with a first round knockout over Dong Hyun Kim in China. Woodley struggled against Rory MacDonald, rarely opening up his offense at all and spent the majority of the fight pinned against the cage offering up little in the way of a counter to his opponent's punches and kicks...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyron Woodley TKO’s Dong Hyun Kim Result In 61 Seconds At UFC Fight Night 48

Tyron Woodley claimed a fast finish over Dong Hyun Kim today at UFC Fight Night 48 in Macau, dropping him in the opening minute before earning the TKO stoppage with a flurry of right hands. — Round One: Kim immediately closes the distance and moves into the clinch, but Woodley spins around and pushes him up against the cage. Bit of a stalemate and so they break free. Kim attempts...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 48 Results (Live)

Stay tuned to fightofthenight.com today for all the results live as they happen from UFC Fight Night 48 in Macau. — Main Card: Michael Bisping vs. Cung Le Dong Hyun Kim vs. Tyron Woodley Zhang Lipeng vs. Brendan O’Reilly Ning Guangyou vs. Yang Jianping Prelims: Wang Sai vs. Danny Mitchell Alberto Mina vs. Shinsho Anzai Roland Delorme vs. Yuta Sasaki Wang Anying vs. Colby Covington...
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10 days ago  |  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...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 48 main card picks and analysis

The UFC returns with a doubleheader tomorrow beginning with UFC Fight Night 48: Bisping vs. Le in the wee hours of Saturday morning live on UFC Fight Pass from Macao, China. Headlining the card will be an important middleweight tilt featuring perennial contender Michael Bisping and former StrikeForce middleweight champion Cung Le. Both men need an impressive victory if they have...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Woodley focuses on Kim, suppresses thoughts of Ferguson and last loss

ST. LOUIS -- Tyron Woodley was driving the streets of Ferguson, Mo., the day after the QuikTrip had been looted and burned when he did this interview. He was supposed to be talking about his upcoming fight, but the death of Michael Brown and the events that followed made that difficult. Understandably so. Woodley was on his home turf and clearly bothered. He grew up "within...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
11 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC's Tyron Woodley gutted by chaos in hometown of Ferguson: 'It's like Iraq'

If you see anything posted on Tyron Woodley's Twitter or Facebook this week, it probably won't be him. Woodley's coaches have banned him from accessing social media leading up to his fight with Dong Hyun Kim at UFC Fight Night on Fight Pass on Saturday in Macao. The images of Ferguson, Mo., Woodley's hometown, have become haunting for him. "It's kind of a...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC's Tyron Woodley gutted by chaos in hometown of Ferguson: 'It's like Iraq'

If you see anything posted on Tyron Woodley's Twitter feed or Facebook page this week, it probably won't be from him. Woodley's coaches have banned him from accessing social media leading up to his fight with Dong Hyun Kim at UFC Fight Night on Fight Pass on Saturday in Macao. The images from the tragedy and ensuing turmoil in Ferguson, Mo. -- Woodley's hometown ...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
13 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC's Tyron Woodley gutted by chaos in hometown of Ferguson: 'It's like Iraq'

If you see anything posted on Tyron Woodley's Twitter feed or Facebook page this week, it probably won't be from him. Woodley's coaches have banned him from accessing social media leading up to his fight with Dong Hyun Kim at UFC Fight Night on Fight Pass on Saturday in Macao. The images from the tragedy and ensuing turmoil in Ferguson, Mo. -- Woodley's hometown ...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Dong Hyun Kim beat up inanimate objects in UFC Macao ad

Attention: Dong Hyun Kim is in need of some new sparring partners. Things are getting desperate out there in South Korea. A series of commercials for UFC Fight Night Macao show Kim beating up random inanimate objects -- like a watermelon, a whack-a-mole machine and raw chicken on a string. The ads are brought to you by Super Action and damn if they aren't pretty entertaining...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

MacDonald-Saffiedine welterweight scrap to headline UFC Halifax debut

A welterweight match up between two top ranked contenders was announced yesterday for the UFC’s first visit to Nova Scotia, Canada. The man who fought and won the welterweight title in the final fight in Strikeforce history, Tarec Saffiedine, will take on Rory MacDonald in a five round bout that will serve as the headliner for UFC Fight Night 45 on October 4th. MacDonald, coming...
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August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Rory MacDonald vs Tarec Saffiedine Set To Headline UFC Fight Night Show In Nova Scotia

The UFC announced early Thursday on Twitter that top ranked welterweights Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine will headline UFC Fight Night 54 on October 4 at the Halifax Metro Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Are you ready Atlantic Canada? @rory_macdonald & @tarecfighter to headline in Halifax! http://t.co/0gQTfhbvfu pic.twitter.com/tALhvAcZiH — UFC Canada (@UFC_CA...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss
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