UFC President Dana White recently revealed Anderson Silva is ready to return this spring, but, the 10-fight contract he offered up to his 185-pound champion is not signed, sealed and delivered just yet.
Chris Weidman looks to make a statement in 2013 and win the UFC's middleweight title after enduring one of the toughest years of his life in 2012. One that included shoulder surgery, hurricanes, and a death in his family.
Constantinos Philippou isn't a name that pops up when it comes to the elite 185-pound fighters in the UFC. It's not that he isn't talented; on the contrary, it's just that you may not know him yet, but he will change that at UFC 155 this weekend.
Not one to talk up a storm, Tim Boetsch says he prefers to let his fighting do the talking for him, even if it means other people might get titles shot before he does. "The Barbarian" says he'll get his shot after he runs out of people to "beat up."
UFC middleweight contender Tim Boetsch talks about his upcoming fight against Constantinos Philippou, the letdown of losing out on a number one contender fight and his thoughts on the Hector Lombard fight in retrospect in this interview. Check it out
Michael Bisping believes with Chris Weidman on the shelf for six months and Anderson Silva's status in limbo, his UFC on FX 7 bout against Vitor Belfort should be for the interim UFC middleweight championship.
Chris Weidman vs. Tim Boetsch will no longer take place at UFC 155 on New Year's weekend as a shoulder injury has forced Weidman out of the bout. Now scheduled for the event is a 185-pound contest of Boetsch vs. Costa Philippou.
Michael Bisping says he'd "have his way" with Tim Boetsch, Georges St-Pierre sees his knee injury as a positive thing, and Vitor Belfort claims Forrest Griffin refused to fight him on today's edition of the Morning Report.
Michael Bisping confirms he would accept a fight with Vitor Belfort if the UFC brings it to the table. And in the event he's tasked with fighting the winner of Tim Boetsch vs. Chris Weidman instead, "The Count" is confident he would be victorious.
According to a tweet from Ryan Bader, Chris Weidman has lost his home in New York to Hurricane Sandy as it rages through the east coast. We wish Weidman, and everyone else dealing with the storm, all the best and hope everyone is staying safe.
The UFC 155 fight card continues to fill up as the promotion today announced match-ups in the bantamweight division featuring Brad Pickett vs. Eddie Wineland and Erik Perez vs. Byron Bloodworth. The action gets underway on Dec. 29 at the MGM Grand in