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  1. UFC 169 -- Plan in place to move event to Sunday if weather moves...

    Brett Okamoto

    The UFC announced on Saturday that a plan is in place to postpone its pay-per-view event scheduled for Feb. 1 should Super Bowl XLVIII move to that date.

    Story | Conversation | January 25, 2014
  2. Harris: Top 10 moments in WEC history

    Brett Okamoto

    From World Extreme Cagefighting's launch in 2001 to its eventual merger with UFC in 2010, the WEC produced a number of memorable bouts, typically in the lower weight classes. With a number of former WEC fighters competing Saturday at UFC 164 and ...

    Blog | August 29, 2013
  3. Faber: My motivation to fight is still there

    Josh Gross

    Urijah Faber is in line to win his third straight fight Saturday in Boston. Five years have lapsed since the 34-year-old "California Kid" stitched together more than two victories. Those were the heady days of Faber's World Extreme Cagefighting champ...

    Blog | August 15, 2013
  4. UFC 152 best remembered in shades of gray

    Chad Dundas

    In the coming days, it no doubt will be tempting to paint Jon Jones' dominant win over Vitor Belfort at UFC 152 as one of two extremes: either the latest triumphant example of the champion's greatness, or an empty gesture in a fight that never should...

    Blog | September 24, 2012
  5. John Cena, Brock Lesnar, and why winning in the WWE doesn't matte...

    The Masked Man

    John Cena defeated Brock Lesnar, but what mattered was the spectacle.

    Story | Conversation | May 02, 2012
  6. Showtime gets 'Extreme' with undercards

    Dan Rafael

    Many times over the years, Golden Boy's Richard Schaefer and I have talked about the fact that he would have an HBO or Showtime card coming up with some good fights or prospects on the undercard, but unless you were in the arena, you wouldn't have a ...

    Blog | January 10, 2012
  7. Ex-champ Brown to face Phan in Philly

    Former World Extreme Cagefighting featherweight titleholder Mike Thomas Brown will square off with "The Ultimate Fighter" Season 12 semifinalist Nam Phan in a 145-pound affair at UFC 133. More »...

    Blog | May 12, 2011
  8. WEC 53: Five things to take away from WEC 53

    Josh Gross

    Here are five things to take away from WEC 53.

    Story | Conversation | December 17, 2010
  9. ESPN Primer: WEC 53

    Jake Rossen

    Mike Roach/Getty ImagesLast call: Benson Henderson helps close the show for WEC when he meets Anthony Pettis. Thursday night will be the final time Zuffa will promote fights under the World Extreme Cagefighting banner. It marks the end of a foundatio...

    Blog | December 16, 2010
  10. ESPN Primer: WEC 53

    Jake Rossen

    Thursday night will be the final time Zuffa will promote fights under the World Extreme Cagefighting banner. It marks the end of a foundation built almost exclusively for 155-pound and under fighters, traditionally the most talented (and least recogn...

    Blog | Conversation | December 16, 2010
  11. WEC 53: Breaking down main card

    Jason Probst

    Two championship fights and a cageload of name-brand MMA talent, including Ben Henderson, Dominick Cruz and Donald Cerrone, make Thursday's WEC 53 -- World Extreme Cagefighting's swan song event -- a can't-miss.

    Story | Conversation | December 15, 2010
  12. WEC 53: 'The Assassin's' last WEC blog

    Anthony Njokuani

    Hey everybody! Anthony Njokuani here again. I'm sad to say that this will be the last time that I get to write about World Extreme Cagefighting. It's unfortunate that this will be the last blog for the WEC, now that they are merging with the UFC....

    Blog | December 14, 2010
  13. DFW's Campuzano to make UFC debut

    Michael Wolman

    In October, Zuffa made official what most had suspect for some time; the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) would absorb World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) at the close of 2010. As a result the UFC will inherit deep bantam and featherweight division...

    Blog | November 28, 2010
  14. Njokuani ready for UFC after WEC 52 win

    Andrew Plante

    Anthony "The Assassin" Njokuani, WEC lightweight standout and MMA blogger, had a successful night in his last fight for World Extreme Cagefighting. The Zuffa-owned promotion will be incorporating all of its weight classes into the UFC ...

    Blog | November 12, 2010
  15. WEC 52: Urijah Faber subs Takeya Mizugaki in WEC swan song

    Brian Knapp

    In his final appearance under the World Extreme Cagefighting banner, Urijah Faber proved he'll remain relevant -- and now at bantamweight, perhaps dominant -- by choking out Takeya Mizugaki on Thursday at WEC 52.

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2010
  16. WEC's best thrilled by UFC merger

    John Myers

    Benson Henderson, Miguel Torres and Anthony Pettis are eager to ply their trade in the UFC.

    Story | Conversation | October 29, 2010