Search Results For "Chris Weidman"

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Jones: Weidman isn't superfight worthy yet, but Cain is
Jones: Weidman isn't superfight worthy yet, but Cain is
"In order for it to be a superfight, Chris Weidman needs to get his name a little bit bigger and prove himself against some other world champions," said Jon Jones.
02/08/2014
2013 World MMA Award winners
2013 World MMA Award winners
Winners at the 2013 World MMA Awards included Royce Gracie, Chris Weidman, Ronda Rousey, Travis Brown (twice), Alexander Gustafsson, and Duane Ludwig.
02/08/2014
Chris Weidman: I have no problem going to 205
Chris Weidman: I have no problem going to 205
Chris Weidman: "So those are the fights I’m going to fight. But if it comes to the point where ’85 looks a little stale, I have no problem going to 205."
02/05/2014
Confirmed: Weidman to defend against Belfort May 24th in Vegas
Confirmed: Weidman to defend against Belfort May 24th in Vegas
Today a matchup between middleweight champion Chris Weidman and number one contender Vitor Belfort was made official for this May in Vegas
02/01/2014
Jones confident in super fight with Weidman
Jones confident in super fight with Weidman
Jon Jones: “I don’t want to offend him; I think he’s [Chris Weidman] a great guy...But I’m a very confident young man. So I’ll just leave it at that.”
02/01/2014
Hendricks wants belt, two defenses, then superfight with Weidman
Hendricks wants belt, two defenses, then superfight with Weidman
Johny Hendricks: "...do whatever the UFC wants me to do…hopefully I can get it, defend it a couple of times and say, ‘hey, can I move up to 185?’"
01/31/2014
Weidman: Without exemption, Belfort can just cycle
Weidman: Without exemption, Belfort can just cycle
Chris Weidman: "So I don't know... I'm just happy to hear that because he [Vitor Belfort] failed a drug test before, that he will get tested."
01/29/2014
White: Weidman P4P champ if he beats Belfort
White: Weidman P4P champ if he beats Belfort
"How is Chris Weidman not #1 pound-for-pound in the world if he beats Vitor Belfort?" asked Dana White. "It’s impossible not to call him the No. 1 pound-for-pound guy.”
01/24/2014
Vitor Belfort will pursue TUE for Weidman bout
Vitor Belfort will pursue TUE for Weidman bout
Vitor Belfort told UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani on Wednesday that he is going to ask for a therapeutic use exemption for testosterone for his next fight.
01/22/2014
Manager: I wouldn't say Weidman beat Silva, but he won the fight
Manager: I wouldn't say Weidman beat Silva, but he won the fight
" I wouldn't say he beat him, but he won the fight," said Ed Soares. "He won the competition, and you know what, you have to congratulate him."
01/22/2014
Dan Henderson: Belfort loses to Weidman, 'especially' with no TRT
Dan Henderson: Belfort loses to Weidman, 'especially' with no TRT
"Vitor Belfort is very capable of beating anybody in those first few minutes of the fight," said Dan Henderson. "But, I don't see it happening, especially if the fight is in the US"
01/19/2014
White: UFC 168 PPV biggest ever...in some ways
White: UFC 168 PPV biggest ever...in some ways
UFC 168 was the most anticipated PPVs of the year, featuring a rematch between Chris Weidman and Anderson Silva for the UFC middleweight title.
01/17/2014
Longo: Anderson Silva 'not in touch with reality'
Longo: Anderson Silva 'not in touch with reality'
“I think these guys just aren’t in touch with reality, and they have to learn how to lose properly and grow from your losses, and move on – instead of making excuses."
01/14/2014
Silva: Weidman shouldn't consider it a win; I would have won
Silva: Weidman shouldn't consider it a win; I would have won
Anderson Silva: "No, I don’t think (Chris Weidman should consider it a win). It was an accident. And I’m pretty sure I would have won the fight."
01/12/2014
Longo details the 'Destruction'
Longo details the 'Destruction'
"I definitely don't think it's unsportsmanlike," said Ray Longo of Chris Weidman's 'Destruction' kick. "Listen, the MMA business, that's a hurt business."
01/12/2014
Weidman: ‘I haven’t shown my true self yet’
Weidman: ‘I haven’t shown my true self yet’
Chris Weidman: "I haven’t shown my true self or true style yet. I’m excited to be able to do that over time. Experience is the main thing I’m working on.”
01/10/2014
Meltzer: UFC 168 PPV buys 'probably' going to be 1.1 million
Meltzer: UFC 168 PPV buys 'probably' going to be 1.1 million
On his Wrestling Observer Radio, Dave Meltzer estimated that the UFC 168 PPV buys would end up around the 1.1 million mark, among the best of all time.
01/09/2014
UFC 168 was second largest gate in U.S. at $6.24 million
UFC 168 was second largest gate in U.S. at $6.24 million
UFC 168 which featured the rematch between Chris Weidman and Anderson Silva was the second highest gate in the United States ever in terms of revenue.
01/08/2014
Rockhold: Weidman will break Belfort
Rockhold: Weidman will break Belfort
Luke Rockhold: "I think Chris beats him and of course I'm interested in the fight. I think he'll get the take down and I think he'll control him."
01/07/2014
Weidman ESPN's 'Fighter of the Year'
Weidman ESPN's 'Fighter of the Year'
Chris Weidman was voted ESPN's 'Fighter of the Year' for defeating Anderson Silva, perhaps the greatest fighter of all-time, twice.
01/07/2014
Matt Serra explains 'f@$% him' heard following Silva fight
Matt Serra explains 'f@$% him' heard following Silva fight
"If I hurt anybody’s feelings, of course Anderson’s kids, his wife and everything, I do apologize. That definitely did not come out of a bad place or negative place."
01/06/2014
Weidman: I don't think TRT belongs in the sport
Weidman: I don't think TRT belongs in the sport
Chris Weidman: "He's the one who got caught cheating once. Now he's [Vitor Belfort] taking TRT and I don't think it's right."
01/06/2014
Bisping, Longo criticize Belfort's TRT
Bisping, Longo criticize Belfort's TRT
"All he did was abuse his body with steroids so that now he needs the exemption," said Chris Weidman's coach Ray Longo. "It's bull$#!@."
01/06/2014
Weidman: I would feel bad fighting Silva again
Weidman: I would feel bad fighting Silva again
Chris Weidman: “There has to be a lot going through his head. Got a leg broken, got knocked out, got dropped. I don’t know where he is mentally..."
01/04/2014
Weidman: Belfort's use of TRT is 'unfair'
Weidman: Belfort's use of TRT is 'unfair'
"I guarantee his testosterone on TRT is two or three times higher than mine," said Chris Weidman of Vitor Belfort, who will be regulated by the NSAC.
01/03/2014