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  1. Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis light heavyweight bout confirmed a...

    Brett Okamoto

    A UFC light heavyweight bout between former No. 1 contender Glover Teixeira and Phil Davis will serve as the co-main event at UFC 179 on Oct. 25.

    Story | Conversation | August 02, 2014
  2. UFC Fight Night: San Jose Report Card: Title contenders shine; ju...

    Brett Okamoto

    Brett Okamoto hands out grades following UFC Fight Night: San Jose

    Story | Conversation | July 28, 2014
  3. UFC's Matt Brown misses weight ahead of Robbie Lawler bout

    Brett Okamoto

    UFC welterweight Matt Brown missed weight by 1.5 pounds ahead of a No. 1 contender bout against Robbie Lawler at an official weigh-in Friday.

    Story | Conversation | July 25, 2014
  4. Daniel Cormier to fight Jon Jones at UFC 178 after Alexander Gust...

    Brett Okamoto

    UFC light heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson has withdrawn from a planned title fight against defending champion Jon Jones on Sept. 27 due to injury.

    Story | Conversation | July 23, 2014
  5. John Dodson is out for year after tearing ACL

    Brett Okamoto

    UFC flyweight contender John Dodson is done for the year after undergoing surgery to repair a torn ACL on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2014
  6. Ali Bagautinov suspended one year for failed drug test

    Brett Okamoto

    Former UFC flyweight contender Ali Bagautinov has received a one-year suspension from the British Columbia Athletic Commission due to a failed drug test.

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2014
  7. UFC 175 undercard roundup: Ronda Rousey stops Alexis Davis, defen...

    Brett Okamoto

    Ronda Rousey needed 16 seconds to defend her women's bantamweight title in the UFC 175 co-main event on Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | July 05, 2014
  8. UFC fighter Chael Sonnen announces retirement from mixed martial ...

    Brett Okamoto

    In the wake of a recently failed drug test, three-time UFC title contender Chael Sonnen has announced his retirement from competitive mixed martial arts.

    Story | Conversation | June 11, 2014
  9. Vitor Belfort applies for license in state of Nevada

    Brett Okamoto

    UFC middleweight contender Vitor Belfort has applied for a license to fight in the state of Nevada and will appear before the commission June 17.

    Story | Conversation | May 28, 2014
  10. Robbie Lawler to face Matt Brown in UFC No. 1 welterweight conten...

    Brett Okamoto

    A No. 1 welterweight contender bout between Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown will headline a UFC on Fox event on July 26 in San Jose.

    Story | Conversation | May 27, 2014
  11. Urijah Faber, Alex Caceres to meet in UFC 175 bantamweight bout

    Brett Okamoto

    A UFC bantamweight bout between three-time title contender Urijah Faber and Alex Caceres has been verbally agreed to for UFC 175 on July 5.

    Story | Conversation | May 14, 2014
  12. Nate Diaz removed from rankings by UFC

    Brett Okamoto

    The UFC dropped lightweight contender Nate Diaz from its promotional rankings on Tuesday due to his "refusal to accept bouts."

    Story | Conversation | May 06, 2014
  13. Werdum doubters silenced ... for now

    Brett Okamoto

    ORLANDO, Fla. -- Fabricio Werdum messed up a good storyline on Saturday. Imagine for a second, Travis Browne crushes Werdum in the first round. Knockout. What a contender we'd have on our hands! An athletic, bearded knockout artist who has never b...

    Blog | April 20, 2014
  14. UFC on Fox 11 roundup: Fabricio Werdum dominates Travis Browne, e...

    Brett Okamoto

    Fabricio Werdum dominated Travis Browne -- both on the ground and while standing -- to earn a unanimous decision in the main event of UFC on Fox 11 in Orlando.

    Story | Conversation | April 19, 2014
  15. Jon Jones, Glover Teixeira randomly drug tested ahead of UFC 172 ...

    Brett Okamoto

    The Maryland State Athletic Commission randomly tested UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and No. 1 contender Glover Teixeira on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | April 02, 2014
  16. John Dodson, John Moraga to meet at UFC Fight Night event in June...

    Brett Okamoto

    A flyweight bout between former title contenders John Dodson and John Moraga has been added to a UFC Fight Night event on June 7 in Albuquerque, N.M.

    Story | Conversation | March 26, 2014