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TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
Poirier announces move back to lightweight division
Poirier announces move back to lightweight division
Inside the UFC Octagon, Dustin Poirier amassed an 8-3 record, but now has made the decision to move back to lightweight, citing that he walks around at 180 lbs.
12/18/2014
Pettis submits Melendez in 2nd, retains lightweight title
Pettis submits Melendez in 2nd, retains lightweight title
The co-main event of UFC 181 featured a lightweight title between champion Anthony Pettis, who is defending after a year away, versus Gilbert Melendez.
12/06/2014
Will Brooks: I can beat any lightweight in MMA
Will Brooks: I can beat any lightweight in MMA
Will Brooks: "I think I'm putting it on display that I'm not just top 10 the fighter, but top 10 a person. I'm doing the best I can."
11/26/2014
Dolce: Gastelum should be a lightweight
Dolce: Gastelum should be a lightweight
Mike Dolce: "I think [Kelvin Gastelum] strays from his diet and starts his weight cut too close to the fight. He doesn't give himself enough time."
11/13/2014
McGregor puts lightweights on notice
McGregor puts lightweights on notice
Conor McGregor: "I come in refreshed at lightweight. It's a different camp. It's a different buildup when I'm fighting at lightweight than it is fighting at featherweight."
10/01/2014
If Pettis recovers, Aldo to move up and challenge for lightweight title
If Pettis recovers, Aldo to move up and challenge for lightweight title
“Sounds like we’ve got the fight,” said UFC president Dana White of Anthony Pettis vs. Jose Aldo. “One more thing I don’t have to do on Monday.”
02/02/2014
Aldo wants Pettis at lightweight
Aldo wants Pettis at lightweight
Jose Aldo: "He would be the right person for me to fight today. It would be even better to fight him at lightweight so I wouldn’t need to cut weight (laughs)."
10/08/2013
Grant withdraws from lightweight title shot; Thomson steps in
Grant withdraws from lightweight title shot; Thomson steps in
Pettis jumped at the chance and took the lightweight belt. Grant was then guarenteed a shot at Pettis, but again has to withdraw from that opportunity.
09/17/2013
Rankings Update 9.2.13: Barnett jumps four spots, Pettis enters p4p ranks
Rankings Update 9.2.13: Barnett jumps four spots, Pettis enters p4p ranks
With only a couple meaningful bouts at this past weekend's UFC 164 the heavyweight and lightweight division is where we saw the most movement.
09/03/2013
UFC 164 results: Pettis submits Henderson in first, wins lightweight title
UFC 164 results: Pettis submits Henderson in first, wins lightweight title
The UFC 164 main event featured a lightweight title bout between champion Benson Henderson and challenger Anthony Pettis and took place in Milwaukee, WI.
09/01/2013
WSoF plans four-man lightweight championship tourney
WSoF plans four-man lightweight championship tourney
WSoF is planning a four-man tournament to crown their first lightweight champion. Fighters may include Nick Newell, Dany Lauzon, JZ Cavalcante, and Tyson Griffin.
07/31/2013
Aldo focused on TKZ, not lightweight title
Aldo focused on TKZ, not lightweight title
Jose Aldo: “I want to focus on my fight, then we’ll worry about a potential move...I don’t want to take too big of a step. I respect my opponent.”
07/26/2013
Rebney: Chandler now one of MMA's highest paid lightweights
Rebney: Chandler now one of MMA's highest paid lightweights
Although Michael Chandler fights out of the UFC, for Bellator Fighting Championship, he is now one of the highest paid lightweights after the signing of his new contract.
07/25/2013
Pettis wants Grant's lightweight title shot versus Henderson
Pettis wants Grant's lightweight title shot versus Henderson
Anthony Pettis: "With all due respect to T.J. Grant, Milwaukee is my town, and the fight with Ben is the fight everyone has wanted for years."
06/16/2013
Aldo: Pettis cut in line for title shot; I will too, at lightweight
Aldo: Pettis cut in line for title shot; I will too, at lightweight
"If everyone is cutting in line, I might as well do the same thing," said Jose Aldo. "I'd like to move up one division and have an immediate title shot."
06/10/2013
Henderson set to defend lightweight title versus Grant at UFC 164
Henderson set to defend lightweight title versus Grant at UFC 164
Today we learn exactly when and where TJ Grant will receive his title shot against UFC lightweight Champion Benson Henderson.
06/05/2013
Penn considering UFC return at lightweight
Penn considering UFC return at lightweight
Ariel Helwani: “The door is still open for BJ Penn to return to MMA in the future. He’s actually training right now and has to check in with his body and mind in the next few months."
06/05/2013
Grant earns lightweight title shot with first round KO of Maynard
Grant earns lightweight title shot with first round KO of Maynard
TJ Grant: ""This is like a dream come true, but the dream isn't over yet...There is still work to do. I knew if I left it all out there, the fans would love it."
05/26/2013
Nick Newell lightweight title stripped by XFC
Nick Newell lightweight title stripped by XFC
"I think Nick Newell knows what I believe,' said XFC promoter John Prisco unceremoniously, after stripping Newell of the title. "He was going to lose."
05/10/2013
Maynard vs. Grant to determine lightweight no.1 contender
Maynard vs. Grant to determine lightweight no.1 contender
It will have been almost a year since Gray Maynard's last bout when he fights TJ Grant, but it will be an important one as the winner will now fight for the UFC lightweight title.
04/21/2013
White: Aldo can go to lightweight, but has to stay there
White: Aldo can go to lightweight, but has to stay there
"That's not happening. If Jose Aldo moves to 155, he stays at 155, and he holds that belt. If Pettis wins the fight, Pettis is going to have to stay at 145."
02/27/2013
White: Win over Pettis earns Aldo lightweight title shot
White: Win over Pettis earns Aldo lightweight title shot
MMAjunkie.com confirmed with UFC President Dana White that if Aldo is victorious in his August fight with Anthony Pettis, he will move up to 155 pounds for a shot at the title in that division.
02/25/2013
Live chat with UFC Lightweight Champion Benson Henderson
Live chat with UFC Lightweight Champion Benson Henderson
It's our last Twitter chat of Champion's Week and we've got Lightweight champ Benson Henderson on deck to answer your questions.
02/21/2013 fuel.tv
Pettis TKOs Cerrone in 1st, earns lightweight title shot
Pettis TKOs Cerrone in 1st, earns lightweight title shot
UFC on FOX 6 also featured an important lightweight matchup, as Donald Cerrone ook on Anthony Pettis who was coming off an almost year lay off.
01/26/2013 mmaweekly.com
Chandler submits Hawn, defends Bellator lightweight title
Chandler submits Hawn, defends Bellator lightweight title
The Bellator 85 main event featured a lightweight title between defending champion Michael Chandler and tournament champion Rick Hawn.
01/18/2013 bellator.com
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