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  1. Gray Maynard to fight Nate Diaz in "Ultimate Fighter" season fina...

    Franklin McNeil

    Former top lightweight contenders Gray Maynard and Nate Diaz have verbally agreed to meet Nov. 30 at "The Ultimate Fighter" Season 18 Finale, UFC officials announced Sunday.

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2013
  2. No shortcuts on Bendo's road to greatness

    Franklin McNeil

    Benson Henderson didn't begin preparing for his showdown Saturday night with Gilbert Melendez a few months ago, when the UFC officially announced the fight. That process started six years ago, when Henderson trained for the first time in mixed ma...

    Blog | April 16, 2013
  3. Josh Thomson to make UFC return against Nate Diaz

    Franklin McNeil

    Former Strikeforce lightweight champion Josh Thomson returns to UFC on April 20 against Nate Diaz, UFC officials announced on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | January 29, 2013
  4. UFC heavyweight Lavar Johnson out of Dec. 8 fight with pulled gro...

    Franklin McNeil

    : Heavyweight Lavar Johnson pulled a groin that has forced him out of a Dec. 8 bout with Brendan Schaub.

    Story | Conversation | November 30, 2012
  5. Benson Henderson to defend title vs. Nate Diaz on Dec. 8

    Franklin McNeil

    UFC lightweight champion Ben Henderson will make the second defense of his title Dec. 8 against Nate Diaz, promotion officials revealed Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | August 15, 2012
  6. Dominate Diaz, and Bendo becomes 'legit'

    Franklin McNeil

    The outcome of Saturday night's UFC lightweight title was acceptable to Benson Henderson; his performance was not. Henderson retained his 155-pound strap when two judges gave him the slimmest of wins over Frankie Edgar in the UFC 150 main event. T...

    Blog | August 13, 2012
  7. Guida gunning for finish versus Maynard

    Franklin McNeil

    As has been the case with all of his fights, lightweight contender Clay Guida approaches Friday night's showdown against Gray Maynard determined, focused and confident. Guida knows Maynard is a very tough out. And like Guida, the 10-1-1 Maynard enter...

    Blog | June 21, 2012
  8. Nate Diaz, Jim Miller make weight for UFC on Fox 3's main event

    Franklin McNeil

    One win from a lightweight title shot, Nate Diaz made his fight with fellow contender Jim Miller official Friday by tipping the scale at 156 pounds.

    Story | Conversation | May 04, 2012
  9. Almeida ready for UFC debut -- as a judge

    Franklin McNeil

    As soon as the judges' scorecards were read, Ricardo Almeida knew it was time to end his fighting career. Almeida still believed he could compete against UFC's top welterweights. What he could no longer do was defeat some of the sport's questionab...

    Blog | April 30, 2012
  10. Ben Henderson to defend UFC lightweight title against Frankie Edg...

    Franklin McNeil

    UFC lightweight Ben Henderson will make his first title defense against the man he won the belt from last month, Frankie Edgar, the promotion announced Tuesday night.

    Story | Conversation | March 06, 2012
  11. Yves Edwards injured, won't fight vs. Donald Cerrone on Fuel 3 ca...

    Franklin McNeil

    Veteran lightweight Yves Edwards has withdrawn from his fight with contender Donald Cerrone due to an injury, UFC announced Wednesday on its website.

    Story | Conversation | February 29, 2012
  12. Welterweights Josh Koschek, Johny Hendricks set to fight

    Franklin McNeil

    Welterweight contenders Josh Koscheck and Johny Hendricks will meet on Fox television, UFC president Dana White announced Sunday.

    Story | Conversation | February 12, 2012
  13. Notes and Nuggets: Evans the shark, more

    Franklin McNeil

    CHICAGO -- Based on the less-than-favorable receptions former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans receives from fans whenever he is introduced, it's safe to say that most don't care for him much. But whether fans like Evans or not, no on...

    Blog | January 27, 2012
  14. Jim Miller, Nate Diaz to fight May 5

    Franklin McNeil

    Lightweight contenders Jim Miller and Nate Diaz will meet May 5 at the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J., UFC president Dana White tweeted Tuesday night.

    Story | Conversation | January 25, 2012
  15. UFC 141 roundup: Alistair Overeem overwhelms Brock Lesnar in Roun...

    Franklin McNeil

    Alistair "The Demolition Man" Overeem lived up to his nickname by running rampant over former champion Brock Lesnar at UFC 141.

    Story | Conversation | December 31, 2011
  16. Donald Cerrone-Nate Diaz set as co-main event at UFC 141

    Franklin McNeil

    Lightweight contender Donald Cerrone, after forcing Dennis Siver to tap in the first round Saturday night at UFC 137, said he wanted a fight in December. Cerrone got wish.

    Story | Conversation | October 31, 2011