Tag Archives: Middleweight

Rory MacDonald looking to hold both welterweight and middleweight titles by end of the year

It was a triumphant Bellator debut for Rory MacDonald on Friday in London, as he took out Paul Daley in one of his most dominant … Continue reading

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Even with value of titles diminishing, middleweight division can’t wait for GSP

Georges St-Pierre’s statement earlier this week that he would be ready to fight after October is just the latest in what has to be a … Continue reading

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Live Chat: UFC 208 fight week, middleweight title picture, MMA news and notes

This is the Promotional Malpractice Live Chat. Today on the podcast, we’ll officially kick off UFC 208 fight week. Prior to the chat, in fact, … Continue reading

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ONE Championship 32 results: Vitaly Bigdash rallies to KO Igor Svirid, capture middleweight title

Vitaly Bigdash pulled off the comeback of a lifetime Friday in Kuala Lampur, Malaysia. The undefeated Russian rallied from several near knockouts to defeat Igor … Continue reading

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UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman signs with Paradigm Sports Management

The UFC’s middleweight champion has a new management team. Chris Weidman has signed with Paradigm Sports Management for full-service representation, Weidman told MMAFighting.com. Within MMA, … Continue reading

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Middleweight champ David Branch headlines WSOF 20 in light heavyweight bout against Ronny Markes

David Branch is going for his second World Series of Fighting belt. Fresh off his first middleweight title defense, Branch has decided to move up … Continue reading

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Roger Gracie regrets fighting at middleweight: ‘I felt like I was going to die on fight week’

Roger Gracie returns to the cage Friday against fellow UFC veteran James McSweeney at One FC 23, but that wasn’t his original plans after getting … Continue reading

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WSOF middleweight champ David Branch: I learned about MMA through ‘a crackhead’

Some fighters got into mixed martial arts through their background in a discipline like wrestling or judo. Some simply watched an event with their friends … Continue reading

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Dana White offers Nick Diaz fight against Lyoto Machida at middleweight

Perhaps Lyoto Machida can be the one to get Nick Diaz out of retirement. A day after UFC president Dana White told FUEL TV’s “UFC … Continue reading

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SB Nation middleweight rankings: Changing of the guard

Two guys enter the Octagon. One is the UFC middleweight champion, the other his challenger. The fight ends with the challenger knocking the champion cold. … Continue reading

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