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Video: UFC Fight Night Halifax Q&A With Brian Stann, Sergio Pettis & Michael Chiesa

Ahead of Saturday's UFC Fight Night 105 Ceremonial Weigh-Ins in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, is the latest UFC Fight Club Q&A. Featured above is the video player needed to watch the live Q&A, which features FOX Sports analyst Brian Stann as well as UFC contenders Sergio Pettis and Michael Chiesa. The...

UFC 208: Fighters React to Silva’s “Controversial” Win Over Brunson

Anderson Silva found his way to a first victory since October 2012 in UFC 208's co-main headliner against Derek Brunson.  "The Spider" last tasted victory against Stephan Bonnar in October 2012. Subsequent losses to Chris Weidman (twice) and current middleweight champion Michael Bisping came before a defeat to light heavyweight...

Report: Fabricio Werdum Meets Ben Rothwell at UFC 211 on May 13

Let's try this again. It looks like another heavyweight bout has been added to the UFC 211 card set for May 13 inside the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight title holder Fabricio Werdum will go one-on-one with Ben Rothwell. Combate reported the match-up, which...

Ben Rothwell Thinks Cain Velasquez ‘Learned How to Milk’ His Injuries

Ben Rothwell isn't hiding his feelings on Cain Velasquez's inactivity. "Big Ben" knows that injuries are a part of mixed martial arts (MMA). Rothwell himself is coming off an injury that cost him a bout with former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight title holder Fabricio Werdum. Still, Rothwell feels the amount...

Ben Rothwell Calls UFC 211 Bout With Fabricio Werdum a ‘Strong Possibility’

Ben Rothwell may get the match-up he was supposed to get back in Sept. 2016. Rothwell was originally set to meet former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight title holder Fabricio Werdum at UFC 203. "Big Ben" went down with a knee injury and was replaced by Travis Browne. With UFC 211...

Ben Rothwell Highlights Interim Belt Debacle With Dana White

The UFC heavyweight's tweet to Dana White provokes questions over the recent growth in the introduction of interim belts. When all else fails, introduce an interim title to the mix. Not the words of the UFC top brass, although in the past couple of months we have seen the introduction of...

Ben Rothwell Blasts ‘Phony Man-Whore’ Travis Browne

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lE_eaXV1r4 Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Ben Rothwell has never been one to hold his tongue. The seasoned veteran has faced a plethora of 265-pound bruisers including Alistair Overeem, Cain Velasquez, and Juinor dos Santos. One man "Big Ben" has yet to do battle with is Travis Browne. That may change...

Cain Velasquez Releases Statement on UFC 207 Pullout

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M-qSKa6kH5k It was a rough holiday weekend for Cain Velasquez, Fabricio Werdum, and fight fans looking forward to UFC 207. Last Friday, rumors made rounds that Velasquez would be forced to pull out of his scheduled rematch with Werdum due to an injury. The rumors surfaced two days after the...

Ben Rothwell Claims Cain Velasquez Used Media To Get Himself Pulled From UFC 207

Never one shy to speak his mind, UFC Heavyweight contender "Big" Ben Rothwell has a theory about what led to Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum being pulled from this Friday's UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey pay-per-view event in Las Vegas, Nevada. If you ask "Big" Ben, the former UFC Heavyweight...

Report: Travis Browne To Replace Ben Rothwell Against Fabricio Werdum At UFC 203

It looks like former UFC Heavyweight Champion Fabricio Werdum and Travis Browne will soon be dance partners inside the Octagon once again. Werdum was originally scheduled to fight Ben Rothwell in his next bout, however the news surfaced earlier this week that Rothwell was forced to pull out of the...

UFC 203: Ben Rothwell Out Of Werdum Fight With Knee Injury

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6-BbHFBHFEE According to a report by MMAjunkie, UFC heavyweight contender Ben Rothwell has been forced out of next month's UFC 203 co-main event fight with Fabricio Werdum. The report states that the promotion is actively seeking a replacement to keep Werdum, a former UFC heavyweight champion, on the September 10 card...

UFC 203 Adds Fabricio Werdum vs. Ben Rothwell

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum will compete on the same card as the man who took his title, meeting Ben Rothwell at UFC 203. Werdum dropped the title to Stipe Miocic two weeks ago in Brazil. Miocic defends his title against Alistair Overeem in the main event. The Brazilian suffered...

Junior Dos Santos Blasts Ben Rothwell For His “Strategically Stupid” Comment

When Ben Rothwell lost to Junior Dos Santos at UFC Fight Night 86, he admitted after the fight that taking a fight against a dangerous opponent like Junior Dos Santos when he was so close to a UFC Heavyweight title shot was a "strategically stupid" move on his part....

Ben Rothwell Admits Taking Junior Dos Santos Fight Was “Strategically Stupid”

https://youtu.be/6pPzmh0AzSQ Following his most recent loss to former UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior Dos Santos at UFC Fight Night 86 last month, UFC Heavyweight contender Ben Rothwell is questioning his decision to accept such a dangerous fight. As Rothwell explained to Ariel Helwani on Monday's edition of "The MMA Hour" at MMAFighting.com,...

Watch The Post-Fight Press Conference For Fight Night Zagreb

UFC hosted its first ever event in Croatia on Sunday with a heavyweight headlined card. Junior Dos Santos defeated Ben Rothwell via unanimous decision. JDS's win ensured that he would not suffer his first losing streak of his MMA career. Rothwell, on the other hand came into Sunday's event on...