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UFC on FOX 26 ‘Fight Motion’ Highlights Featuring Rafael dos Anjos-Robbie Lawler

This past Saturday night, former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos secured his standing as the No. 1 contender in the welterweight division with a decision victory over Robbie Lawler. Dos Anjos-Lawler served as the main event to UFC on FOX 26, which went down from Winnipeg, Canada. With the...

UFC on FOX 26 Brings in Poor Overnight Night Ratings

Overnight viewership numbers for the main card of UFC on FOX 26 have been released. The FOX broadcast drew just 1.78 million viewers overnight (via MMAFighting.com). It's important to note that the final three rounds of the Rafael dos Anjos vs. Robbie Lawler main event were not taken into account with...

Nordine Taleb Enters Free Agency Following Violent Finish

Nordine Taleb has fought 18 times as a pro, with eight of those coming inside the Octagon. While Taleb believes his next fight will come with the UFC, he is unsure of which division he'll return at. Taleb (14-4) completed his current UFC contract on Saturday night, finishing Danny Roberts...

After UFC On FOX 26 KO, Josh Emmett Willing to Grant Ricardo Lamas Rematch

Josh Emmett knows he made a mistake not making weight for his UFC on FOX 26 co-main event with Ricardo Lamas. Emmett, who scored a stunning first round knockout of the former featherweight title contender, offered Lamas a rematch. "Of course. He did this for me. He didn't have to...

UFC on FOX 26 Attendance Reaches 8,862 in Winnipeg

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has announced an attendance of 8,862 for their recent event in Winnipeg. UFC on FOX 26 took place inside the Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The main event featured a welterweight bout between Rafael dos Anjos and Robbie Lawler. After five rounds of...

UFC Winnipeg Bonuses: Four Fighters Snag Extra $50,000 Checks

Bonuses for UFC Winnipeg have been revealed. Earlier tonight (Dec. 16), UFC on FOX 26 took place inside the Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The main card aired live on FOX. Preliminary action was seen on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass. The main event saw Rafael...
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Watch: UFC on FOX 26 Post-Fight Press Conference Live Stream

Once UFC on FOX 26 has reached its conclusion, you check out the post-fight press conference. The presser takes place inside Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. A tentative time of 10:40 p.m. ET has been set for the press conference. Both Rafael dos Anjos and Robbie Lawler are...
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Watch: UFC on FOX 26 Ceremonial Weigh-Ins Live Tonight (Dec. 15) at 7 p.m. ET

The early morning UFC on FOX 26 weigh-ins have wrapped up, now catch the ceremonial weigh-ins later in the evening. Tomorrow night (Dec. 16), the UFC will hold an event inside Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Canada. UFC on FOX 26’s main card will air live on the main FOX...

UFC on FOX 26 Weigh-in Results: One Fight Canceled

The UFC on FOX 26 weigh-in results are in and the card has one less fight. First, let's get to the good news. Headliners for tomorrow night's (Dec. 16) event both made weight. Robbie Lawler clocked in at 170.5 pounds, while dos Anjos tipped the scales at 170 pounds. Josh Emmett,...

Misha Cirkunov Dealing With Less Shame After KO Loss to Volkan Oezdemir

Misha Cirkunov's first defeat is easier to manage these days. Cirkunov took on Volkan Oezdemir back in May. He was knocked out in just 28 seconds. Oezdemir will move on to a light heavyweight title shot against Daniel Cormier on Jan. 20. Cirkunov will meet Glover Teixeira this Saturday night (Dec....
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UFC on FOX 26’s Ricardo Lamas on Opponent Change: ‘It Worked Well’

Ricardo Lamas isn't confusing Josh Emmett with Jose Aldo, or vice versa. But Lamas didn't sweat a change from Aldo to Emmett as he finished up training for Saturday's UFC on FOX 26 co-main event bout. Aldo opted out of the planned fight, taking on Max Holloway earlier this month for...

Jared Cannonier Wants to Remain Low-Key, Unlike Conor McGregor

Don't expect Jared Cannonier to pull off a Conor McGregor strut. Cannonier is set to do battle with Jan Blachowicz this Saturday night (Dec. 16). The bout will take place inside the Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. It'll be the featured bout on the UFC on FOX 26...

Robbie Lawler ‘Not Really Focused’ Rafael dos Anjos Fight Being for Title Shot

Former UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler has heard UFC officials disclose that his Saturday night main event with Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on FOX 26 will crown the No. 1 contender. But being a veteran of the sport, "Ruthless" also knows that nothing can ever be taken for certain....

Glover Teixeira Aiming to Take More Technical Approach to Stand-up

Glover Teixeira plans on slowing things down inside the Octagon. Teixeira is set to take on Misha Cirkunov this Saturday night (Dec. 16) inside the Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Canada. The bout will be featured on the UFC on FOX 26 card. During a recent appearance on MMA Junkie Radio, Teixeira talked...

UFC KO of The Week: Rafael dos Anjos Destroys George Sotiropoulos

This Saturday night at UFC on FOX 26, Rafael dos Anjos gets his opportunity to become the No. 1 welterweight contender when he faces off against Robbie Lawler in the main event. A former lightweight champion dos Anjos earned himself a thrilling 2011 first round knockout of George Sotiropoulos back...