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UFC Fight Night 119

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Rob Font Knows He’s in For Rough Environment at UFC Fight Night 119

Rob Font understands the fight game. This Saturday night, Font will step into hostile territory against Pedro Munhoz in his hometown of Sao Paulo, Brazil at UFC Fight Night 119. “It will be a big fight, it was a great match," he said. "He is an exciting fighter and...

Daniel Cormier: Lyoto Machida ‘A Sniper’ Inside the Octagon

Daniel Cormier, the reigning UFC light heavyweight champion, will take on duties of calling UFC Fight Night 119 this Saturday night alongside John Gooden from Brazil. The card features Lyoto Machida, a former holder of the title Cormier currently wears, taking on Derek Brunson in a middleweight showdown live on...
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UFC Fight Night 119 a Homecoming for Sao Paulo’s Pedro Munhoz

The last two times Pedro Munhoz has fought in his home country, he has left with mixed results. Last November, Munhoz scored a second round submission victory over Justin Scoggins in Sao Paulo. A year prior, he lost a split decision to Jimmie Rivera in his hometown. This Saturday night,...
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Colby Covington: I’m the ‘Uncrowned Champion’ in Welterweight Division

Colby Covington is not short on self-confidence. On the heels of a four-fight win streak, Covington will take on recent UFC title challenger Demian Maia Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 119. The bout airs live on FOX Sports 1 from Sao Paulo, Brazil. “I see myself as the...

Demian Maia Believes Covington Going on ‘Controversial’ Path to Promote

Demian Maia is a man of few words. Maia, who lost a decision to UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley earlier this year, takes on Colby Covington Saturday at UFC Fight Night 119 in the co-main event. Covington has positioned himself as a title contender in the division based partially on his...
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Derek Brunson Admits Level of Uncertainty Heading into Machida Fight

Derek Brunson really isn't sure which Lyoto Machida he'll be facing off against Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 119. But Brunson plans on finishing the fight regardless. Machida, a former UFC light heavyweight champion, returns to action for the first time since 2015 following a drug suspension. “I don’t know...
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Lyoto Machida: UFC Fight Night 119 ‘Unique Opportunity’ to Return to Action

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida knows the stars aligned in his favor. Machida returns from a drug suspension this Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 119, taking on Derek Brunson in his home country of Brazil. "The Dragon" tested positive last year for a banned substance and was...

John Lineker Praises Marlon Vera For Stepping up to Fight Him

If John Lineker is to be believed, then six fighters balked at the chance to face him at UFC Sao Paulo. Lineker is set to clash with Marlon Vera this Saturday night (Oct. 28) inside the Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The bout will be featured on the main...
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Could UFC Fight Night 118 be Start of Something for Colby Covington?

Colby Covington has a huge opportunity this Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 119 when he faces recent title challenger Demian Maia in the co-main event. For the former Oregon State University wrestler, this is a prime chance to cash-in and make headlines as current division champion Tyron Woodley is...
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UFC Fight Night 119 This Saturday, Features Lyoto Machida vs. Derek Brunson

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida returns to the Octagon for the first time since serving a suspension, as he welcomes Derek Brunson to Brazil at UFC Fight Night 119. The event takes place from the Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo and airs live on FOX Sports 1. Machida...

Report: Boston Salmon Out of UFC Sao Paulo Bout With Raoni Barcelos

It looks like Boston Salmon vs. Raoni Barcelos will not take place next Saturday night (Oct. 28). Salmon was set to take on Barcelos inside the Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The bout was set to be part of the UFC Fight Night 119 card, but that is no...

Niko Gets New Opponent in Brazil

As originally announced by Combate and reported by MMA Fighting's Guilherme Cruz, Niko Price (10-0) will now fight Vincente Luque (11-6-1) at UFC Fight Night 119 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The news comes after Price's original opponent, Luan Chagas (15-2-1), was pulled from the card with a broken foot. Neither...

Marlon Vera Says Bout With John Lineker Will Prove He’s a Threat

Marlon Vera will feel on top of the world if he can defeat John Lineker. Vera and Lineker will mix things up inside the Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil for UFC Fight Night 119. The action takes place on Oct. 28 and will air live on FOX Sports 1....

Lyoto Machida Says There’s Pressure Going Into His Return

Lyoto Machida admits to feeling some pressure going into his return fight. After serving an 18-month suspension, Machida will return to action on Oct. 28. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight title holder will take on Derek Brunson inside the Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The bout...

Derek Brunson Says Lyoto Machida Isn’t as Tricky as Anderson Silva

Derek Brunson doesn't believe he'll have a difficult time figuring out Lyoto Machida. On Oct. 28, Brunson will take on Machida inside the Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The middleweight tilt will serve as UFC Fight Night 119's main event. Brunson is no stranger to Machida's team. Back in February,...