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All fighters competing at One: Warrior's Quest have made weight. The event takes place Friday May 22nd at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore.

A light heavyweight contest between Glover Teixeira and Ovince St. Preux has been named as the main event for the UFC's upcoming visit to Nashville, Tennessee.

Former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen has continued to achieve success in the media world since leaving MMA's top promotion and retiring from competition - currently serving as an analyst for ESPN as well as hosting his own podcast, humbly entitled You're Welcome!

UFC welterweight Yan Cabral has been forced out of his scheduled bout with former Strikeforce 170lb title challenger KJ Noons at UFC Fight Night 67 after coming down with a case of dengue fever.

Alexander Emelianenko, MMA veteran and younger brother of the legendary Fedor Emelianenko, has been sentenced to four-and-a-half years in prison after being found guilty of sexual assault.

As the UFC's first visit to Scotland draws nearer, the promotion have reportedly added another four bouts to UFC Fight Night 72.

UFC middleweight contender Luke Rockhold is currently on a collision course with former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida, as the two are set to fight at UFC on Fox 15 on April 18th.

But following a recent appearance on US reality show Millionaire Matchmaker, Luke's personal life (and more specifically, his love life) has been of even more interest than his fighting career. In an exclusive interview with the former Strikeforce middleweight champ in the current issue of Fighters Only, Rockhold discusses the movies and TV shows he enjoys when not training and, of course, talks a little about the ladies. Read below for a special preview.

Despite the haters, the profile of Irish UFC featherweight Conor McGregor continues to rise as it was announced yesterday that the one they call 'The Notorious' has inked a deal with top sports equipment brand Reebok. 

“Can you smell that money?" Conor joked with UFC Tonight host Kenny Florian. "I’ve partnered with Reebok. It’s a big step forward in my career and I’m honored to be with this brand... I’m honored to be one of the athletes that Reebok has chosen to get behind. I will prove that by going out and performing in phenomenal style.”

The deal comes roughly one-and-a-half months after the UFC confirmed an exclusive apparel deal with the brand.

McGregor will face his next challenge in Dennis Siver this Sunday in the main event at UFC Fight Night 59. With a win the Irishman will get the next shot at Jose Aldo's featherweight title. He has stated numerous times in the build-up to his next contest that he believes he will stop the fight within the first two minutes.

“I enjoy pressure," he said when asked if he has put more pressure on himself with his bold prediction. "I like the feeling and illusion of pressure. Where the prediction has come from, I analyze my opponent. The shot I need to put him away will happen four or five times over within the first two minutes. So I feel two minutes is a fair prediction for Dennis. I feel it could even be the first exchange. The way he moves, he will not take what I give.”

Watch Conor's full UFC Tonight interview below. 

 

UFC lightweight contender Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone will make it two fights in just over two weeks this weekend as he faces Benson Henderson in the co-main event at UFC Fight Night 59.

As part of the pre-fight build-up to this short notice trilogy blockbuster, the UFC presents All Angles in which viewers get to know Cerrone outside the cage and follow his thrilling escapades throughout late 2014. Among Cowboy's entertaining activities are duck hunting and Ultimate Frisbee.

News broke yesterday that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones tested positive for benzoylecgonine (the main metabolite in cocaine) in a random drug test issued by the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) on December 4th - one month prior to his UFC 182 title defence against Daniel Cormier.

It may seem crazy to the outside world that a guy like Tim Kennedy makes his living fighting the world's most men inside the confines of a cage - but when you see how the smiling ex-soldier likes to relax then you begin to understand why it takes such extreme situations to get Kennedy's blood pumping.

It appears you can’t release a music video and expect it to reach the top of the charts anymore without getting ‘The California Kid’ Urijah Faber to cameo in it.

 

Hot on the heels of his guest appearance in Pharrell Williams’ 24-hour Happy video, where he danced along the California streets with sister Michaella, Faber is now the male lead in Lauren Mayhew’s next hit What Is Love.

The Jackson-Wink head striking coach tells FO how they had to change up the strategy for Donald Cerrone's UFC 187 fight once Khabib Nurmagomedov got injured.

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo will have the biggest fight of his career in July at UFC 189 against Conor McGregor - but has revealed he may have an equally big announcement to make once the fight is done.

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will finally meet Vitor Belfort this weekend at UFC 187 in a fight roughly one year in the making. Unsurprisingly, the reigning champ is eager to finally get in the Octagon with the Brazilian veteran and bury this long-running rivalry.

UFC light heavyweight title contender Daniel Cormier is looking to make the most of his second shot at the 205lb strap after coming up short against former champ Jon Jones at UFC 182 earleir this year.

Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champ Gegard Mousasi continued his climb back up the UFC middleweight ladder with a unanimous decision win over Costas Philippou this past weekend.

The British middleweight plans on using Munoz's success in the Octagon to help further his own career inside the UFC when the two meet on Saturday night.

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The UFC made its Philippines debut this past weekend with UFC Fight Night 66 in the nation's capital city of Manila. As always, the pro fighters were out in force - reacting to the events as they unfolded via social media.

In part three of Chris Weidman's UFC 187 training vlog, the UFC middleweight champion undergoes Brazilian jiu-jitsu and boxing training, and also discusses his focus ahead of his latest title defense.

MMA fans in the US will have plenty more chances to catch the 7th annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards as the event is set to re-air on the Fox Sports 2 network over the next nine days.

Full re-airing schedule (times: ET)

  • Wednesday Feb. 4th, 9pm
  • Friday Feb. 6th, 11pm
  • Sunday Feb. 8th, 11pm
  • Wednesday Feb. 11th, 10am & 12am
  • Thursday Feb. 12th, 4pm

This year's show, sponsored by Bodybuilding.com, RDX Sports and MusclePharm, was hosted on Friday January 30th at the Venetian Resort Hotel Casino in Las Vegas. It was hosted by Nicole Dabeau and retired MMA and military veteran Brian Stann.

Among the winners at the event were UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler, who bagged the coveted 'Fighter of the Year' award, and UFC 135b champ TJ Dillashaw who took home the newly-introduced 'Upset of the Year' for his title win over Renan Barao at UFC 173.

Little more than three years ago, Conor McGregor was borrowing money to travel to the gym. He was a two-weight world champion in Cage Warriors, but frankly scratching a living as a mixed martial artist over in Europe.

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