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Vicente Luque Explains Why he Wants Bout With Tarec Saffiedine

Vicente Luque has an opponent in mind for his next bout. Luque last competed back in March. He suffered a unanimous decision loss to Leon Edwards at UFC Fight Night 107. The defeat snapped "The Silent Assassin's" four-fight winning streak. The welterweight recently told MMAFighting.com that a stand-up war with Tarec...

Rafael dos Anjos Decisions Tarec Saffiedine For Welterweight Debut Victory

Kicking us off on the main card is the welterweight debut of former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos, who takes on Tarec Saffiedine. Round 1: Saffiedine starts things off with a few nice high kicks but "RDA" responds with a hard body kick. Saffiedine gets the fight to the ground with...

Time to Get Real About UFC Fight Night 111: Holm vs. Correia

While the rest of the world discusses Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather for another three months, the UFC machine must go on. That means UFC Fight Night 111 from Singapore this Saturday morning and streaming live on UFC Fight Pass. At quick glance, the card might not offer much to the...

Rafael dos Anjos on Tarec Saffiedine Bout: ‘It’s The Fight I Needed’

Rafael dos Anjos believes fighting Tarec Saffiedine in his welterweight debut is the perfect scenario. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title holder decided to move up in weight after losing his title to Eddie Alvarez and then falling short against Tony Ferguson. The former champion said the sacrifices...

Former Champions Rafael dos Anjos, Tarec Saffiedine to Meet at UFC Fight Night 111: Singapore

Former Strikeforce welterweight champion Tarec Saffiedine will welcome Rafael dos Anjos to 170 pounds later this year at UFC Fight Night 111. The bout will likely be one of the main card ones on June 17 from the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore. The entire card is expected to...

How About Tarec Saffiedine-Rafael Dos Anjos? Former Strikeforce Champ Extends Invite

Tarec Saffiedine believes he is the perfect fighter to welcome Rafael dos Anjos to the welterweight division. @RdosAnjosMMA I hear you want to make a move to the WW division! Let's do it! #standupaffair #UFCLondon— Tarec Saffiedine (@tarecfighter) January 11, 2017 Saffiedine, a former Strikeforce welterweight champion, has struggled since making...

Dong Hyun Kim: ‘I Wanted A More Exciting Fight’ at UFC 207

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QLv6OqvRjkQ Dong Hyun Kim and Tarec Saffiedine filled in a main card slot for UFC 207 when Cain Velasquez was forced to pull out of his heavyweight bout with Fabricio Werdum. It was a big opportunity for both men to shine on the final Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) event of...

UFC 207: PPV Card Receives Another New Fight

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YUw2nW7IbZk With an open slot available, the UFC has moved welterweights Tarec Saffiedine and Dong Hyun Kim to Friday night's UFC 207 main card. The bout will be the second on the pay-per-view portion of the program from Las Vegas. It replaces a heavyweight contest between Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez...

Tarec Saffiedine Now Faces Dong Hyun Kim At UFC 207 In December

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qAybXMFcXK0 Former Strikeforce champion Tarec Saffiedine will now meet Dong Hyun Kim at UFC 207, the promotion announced recently. Saffiedine was scheduled to face Matt Brown, but officials moved Brown to a matchup with Donald Cerrone at UFC 206 instead. The card takes place December 30 from the T-Mobile Arena in...

UFC On FOX 18 Reebok Payouts: Prelim Loser Tied With Both Headliners As Biggest Earner

With UFC On FOX 18 officially in the books, it's time to find out how much money fighters who competed on Saturday's fight card earned via their new, mandatory Reebok sponsorship deals. Below are the payouts that the fighters earned strictly from the UFC/Reebok outfitting deal for the fights at...

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson vs. Ryan Bader Set For UFC Newark

On this week's edition of UFC Tonight, a very intriguing Light Heavyweight bout was announced for the UFC event scheduled for Newark, New Jersey in January. In a battle of top contenders, Anthony "Rumble" Johnson will stand across the Octagon from Ryan Bader. The Johnson-Bader fight joins Jake Ellenberger vs. Tarec...

Rory MacDonald vs. Hector Lombard Title Eliminator Rumored For UFC 186

MacDonald vs. Lombard to determine No. 1 contender to welterweight title on 4/25.

UFC “The Time Is Now” News & Notes: Brock Lesnar/UFC, GSP’s Return, Shogun/Silva, More

News and notes from today's "UFC: The Time Is Now" press conference.

Matt Brown vs. Tarec Saffiedine Rumored For UFC Event In Sweden On Jan. 24

Brown and Saffiedine looking to get back on the winning track in Stockholm.

UFC Fight Night 54 Results From Halifax, Nova Scotia

UFC Fight Night 54 results from Halifax, Nova Scotia.