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Chan Sung Jung has his sights set on UFC featherweight champ Jose Aldo . However, with Aldo seemingly still locked into an re-scheduled bout with Erik Koch , “The Korean Zombie” may have to wait a little while longer than he wants.
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Chan Sung Jung: “I want Jose Aldo.”
Earlier today Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira became the latest fighter scheduled for action at UFC 149 to be forced off the July 21 card. The 36-year old Nogueira, who was set to collide with Cheick Kongo , withdrew based on lingering issues with his surgically repaired arm. However, it appears Kongo will still compete at Calgary-bound show with 13-3 Shawn Jordan stepping up to face the Frenchman
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Shawn Jordan replaces injured “Minotauro” Nogueira at UFC 149
Michael Bisping will likely be rooting for Chael Sonnen when his polarizing peer takes on UFC middleweight champ Anderson Silva next month at UFC 148 . However, his stance has nothing to do with Bisping being a fan of Sonnen’s – it has to do with where he stands in the division.
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Michael Bisping cheering for Chael Sonnen at UFC 148 for personal reasons
There will be no rematch between Vitor Belfort and Wanderlei Silva after all, at least this summer, as Belfort has suffered a broken hand and is out of their main event meeting at UFC 147 .
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Vitor Belfort suffers broken hand, out of UFC 147 main event with Wanderlei Silva
UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones is scheduled to make his first appearance in court on May 29 for his recent arrest on suspicion of DUI.
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Jon Jones to appear in court on May 29, has future date with Dana White
Light heavyweight Jon Jones found himself locked in a cage early this morning though not the kind he’s accustomed to spending time in as an incredibly successful Mixed Martial Artist. The 24-year old UFC champion was arrested in New York after crashing his Bentley into a pole at approximately 5:00 AM EST and showing signs of driving under the influence. TMZ Sports was first to report the story where it was also revealed Jones’ mother bailed him out of jail shortly after his incarceration
Now UFC bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz is officially out of a planned match with Urijah Faber at UFC 148 , what does “The California Kid” hope is in his future? Rather than wait for Cruz to return or dismiss the notion of fighting in July, it turns out Faber wants to face a fellow top contender in the division with the involvement of an interim title. “I’m just waiting to hear what happens,” said Faber in a video he released through his website.
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Urijah Faber open to fighting Renan Barao for interim title
Jay Hieron has not competed since a loss to Ben Askren in October with the Bellator welterweight title on the line. The defeat, snapping a ten-fight winning streak for Hieron, was also apparently his last match under the Bellator banner after recently announcing the organization accepted his release…though not without a price. “Just got my release from BELLATOR..Time to work my way up too the top,” an excited Hieron posted on Twitter
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Jay Hieron had to pay back signing bonus to part ways with Bellator