Search Results For "Chris Weidman"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
Weidman opens as 2-1 favorite over Belfort
Weidman opens as 2-1 favorite over Belfort
Vitor Belfort will face Chris Weidman sometime this spring or summer, but he'll do so as an underdog in the sportsbook.
01/03/2014
Silva's surgeon breaks down the procedure
Silva's surgeon breaks down the procedure
Dr. Steven Sanders, the UFC's orthopedic surgeon, explains the surgery undergone by Anderson Silva after his injury at UFC 168.
01/03/2014
Fertitta: Weidman vs Belfort will be in Vegas
Fertitta: Weidman vs Belfort will be in Vegas
UFC CEO and co-owner Lorenzo Fertitta confirmed the plans to ESPN.com via text on Thursday. Weidman will be seeking the second defense of his 185-pound title.
01/02/2014
Serra: Weidman made the right move checking the leg kick
Serra: Weidman made the right move checking the leg kick
Matt Serra: “He made the right move. If Chris doesn’t lift that leg up and check it -- like Ray Longo showed him how to -- he’s eating that kick."
01/02/2014
Was Weidman's defense 'dirty technique'?
Was Weidman's defense 'dirty technique'?
The technique made Silva's lower shin meet with Weidman's upper shin just below his knee, which of course was disastrous for Silva.
12/31/2013
Rankings 12.30.13: Weidman now 5th p4p, Silva drops four spots
Rankings 12.30.13: Weidman now 5th p4p, Silva drops four spots
With a couple meaningful bouts at this past weekend's UFC 168, a couple divisions saw important movement in their rankings and it was expanded to fifeteen.
12/31/2013
Fan's macabrely prophetic tweet to Silva before fight
Fan's macabrely prophetic tweet to Silva before fight
Before his fight with Chris Weidman, Anderson Silva was tweeting in an unremarkable fashion when a fan offered an unfortunately prophetic reply.
12/31/2013
Silva's surgeon: Fighter asking when he can start training
Silva's surgeon: Fighter asking when he can start training
"If skin had broken an artery could have broken… and it could have resulted in an amputation," said Dr. Steven Sanders of Anderson Silva's injury.
12/30/2013
Weidman earns $400k, Rousey $100k
Weidman earns $400k, Rousey $100k
Today the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) e-mailed mixedmartialarts.com the full list of salaries for this past weekend's UFC 168 in Las Vegas, NV.
12/30/2013
Complete UFC 168 results
Complete UFC 168 results
UFC 168 took place Saturday, December 28th from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV. The main event featured a title fight between Chris Weidman and Anderson Silva.
12/30/2013
Bas Rutten explains how an incorrect low kick can break the leg
Bas Rutten explains how an incorrect low kick can break the leg
Many fans immediately recalled a video that Bas Rutten had made just over a year before hand, detailing how opening your hips can help prevent a break.
12/30/2013
MMA surgeon says 'Silva has good chance to return to MMA'
MMA surgeon says 'Silva has good chance to return to MMA'
"I think there's a very good chance that he heals and recovers sufficiently to get back to his fighting career," said Dr. Steve Mora. "That's obviously if he wants to."
12/30/2013
Belfort: Getting the belt is my mission
Belfort: Getting the belt is my mission
Vitor Belfort says he is ready to face Chris Weidman as soon as possible following Weidman's second victory over Anderson Silva.
12/29/2013
Weidman: I'll never get respect from doubters
Weidman: I'll never get respect from doubters
Chris Weidman: "So it's one of those things where if that's your motivation to proved doubters wrong, it's an uphill battle. You're never really gonna do it."
12/29/2013
UFC 168 results: Weidman defends title, injury TKO of Silva
UFC 168 results: Weidman defends title, injury TKO of Silva
The UFC 168 main event featured a rematch for the UFC middleweight title between champion Chris Weidman and former champion Anderson Silva.
12/29/2013
Weidman: Belfort will try to overpower me
Weidman: Belfort will try to overpower me
“I am ready to get in there right away," said Chris Weidman. "I might have a meniscus tear, so I will get that (checked out) and maybe have two-or-three weeks off."
12/29/2013
Twitter reacts to Silva/Weidman, leg break
Twitter reacts to Silva/Weidman, leg break
The appeal of mixed martial arts is that any moment, you will get a big oh sh*t moment, and tonight was one of those nights in the UFC 168 main event.
12/29/2013
Silva breaks leg in half in bout with Weidman
Silva breaks leg in half in bout with Weidman
In one of the most stomach turning endings to a bout, Anderson Silva shattered his leg in half kicking Chris Weidman in the second round of their UFC 168.
12/29/2013
Weidman could win $400k, Silva $800k
Weidman could win $400k, Silva $800k
Today the Nevada State Athletic Commision released the salaries for the top three bouts of tonight's UFC 168 in Las Vegas, Nevada:
12/28/2013
Best MMA trailer eva? And it is for UFC 168
Best MMA trailer eva? And it is for UFC 168
MMA trailers generally tread an old path pioneered by monster truck shows - loud rock, an amped voice over, and imagery of things going crunch. This one is different.
12/28/2013
Coaches: Lack of motivation caused Silva loss to Weidman
Coaches: Lack of motivation caused Silva loss to Weidman
“I think for a few fights, he’s had a little bit of a lack of motivation. He was tired... I’ve been with him since the beginning of this camp and I am very confident.”
12/27/2013
Silva: 'I always have to be me'
Silva: 'I always have to be me'
“There was one more thing: I learned that I have to be myself,” Anderson Silva told MMAjunkie through a translator. “I always have to be me.”
12/27/2013
Join the fight for Live to Fight
Join the fight for Live to Fight
Live to Fight has set a $50,000 fundraising goal. You can select from a variety of perks, from a gi patch to a year of training at the Renzo Gracie Academy in NYC.
12/26/2013
Top 50 UFC moments in 2013
Top 50 UFC moments in 2013
UFC Tonight compiled their top 50 moments of 2013, from Chris Weidman vs. Anderson Silva to Mac Danzig finishing Melvin Guillard. And it's not over yet.
12/24/2013
15 UFC fighters break down Silva vs. Weidman
15 UFC fighters break down Silva vs. Weidman
MMAFighting recently spoke to fifeteen UFC fighters to get their break down of the Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman rematch at UFC 168.
12/24/2013