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- LEBEN VS. AKIYAMA OFFICIAL FOR UFC 116

Jun 25, 2010Comments off10 Views

Following an injury that forced Wanderlei Silva out of UFC 116, Chris Leben has officially been tapped as his replacement to step in and face

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Wanderlei Silva Talks Win Over Bisping, Upc...

Mar 21, 2010Comments off8 Views

The MMAWeekly.com MMA Insider Blog provides some of the interesting information and media about your favorite fighters from the UFC, WEC, Strikeforce, Dream, and other

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- WANDERLEI SAYS AKIYAMA NEXT, THEN BISPING

Mar 02, 2010Comments off8 Views

There is no question of the legendary status of Wanderlei Silva in the world of MMA. Now the Brazilian fighter is ready to begin

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- SILVA VS AKIYAMA COULD BE ON TAP

Feb 21, 2010Comments off12 Views

Yoshihiro Akiyama wants a fight against Wanderlei Silva in the worst way, and the Brazilian was more than happy to accept his challenge following UFC

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- WANDERLEI CONFIRMS AKIYAMA BOUT IN AUSTRA...

Oct 16, 2009Comments off14 Views

Wanderlei Silva on Thursday night confirmed that his next bout will be against Yoshihiro Akiyama in Australia...

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- AKIYAMA GETS CONTROVERSIAL WIN OVER BELCH...

Jul 11, 2009Comments off19 Views

It was a rocky road for his first win in the UFC, but Japanese superstar, Yoshihiro Akiyama, got past Alan Belcher in a controversial split

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- BELCHER SIGNS TO WELCOME AKIYAMA AT UFC 1...

Mar 19, 2009Comments off10 Views

Alan Belcher has signed a bout agreement to face Yoshihiro Akiyama at UFC 100 on July 11 in Las Vegas. A source close to the

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- UFC SIGNS TOP 10 MIDDLEWEIGHT AKIYAMA

Feb 24, 2009Comments off10 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Tuesday announced that it has signed Top 10 middleweight Yoshihiro Akiyama...

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- TOP 10 MIDDLEWEIGHT AKIYAMA FINISHES DREA...

Sep 12, 2008Comments off13 Views

Dream announced on Friday that its Dream 6 fight card, scheduled for Sept. 23 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, is now complete

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- MISAKI VS. AKIYAMA FIGHT RULED A NO CONTE...

Jan 22, 2008Comments off10 Views

The Dec. 31 bout between Kazuo Misaki and Yoshihiro Akiyama has been reviewed by the Yarennoka executive committee and ruled a no contest.

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- KANG DISCUSSES INJURY, LOSS TO AKIYAMA

Nov 06, 2007Comments off9 Views

Denis Kang – the "Super Korean" – speaks about his fight with Yoshihiro Akiyama, his contract with K-1 Hero's and the future of Korean MMA.

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- AKIYAMA DEFEATS KANG AT HERO’S KORE...

Oct 28, 2007Comments off15 Views

Yoshihiro Akiyama spoiled Denis Kang's HERO'S debut with a KO victory tonight at the HERO'S Korea 2007.

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- KANG FACES AKIYAMA IN K-1 HERO’S DE...

Oct 16, 2007Comments off9 Views

Fight Entertainment Group on Monday announced the full card for the next K-1 Hero's event, which is scheduled to take place on Oct. 28 in

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- AKIYAMA DISQUALIFIED AND NOW SUSPENDED BY...

Jan 18, 2007Comments off9 Views

Following the decision to declare his recent fight with Kazushi Sakuraba a "no contest," Yoshihiro Akiyama now faces suspension...

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- AKIYAMA DISQUALIFIED; SAKURABA NOT SATISF...

Jan 11, 2007Comments off16 Views

The controversial Kazushi Sakuraba vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama match on K-1's New Year's Eve Dynamite show has been ruled a "No Contest"...

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- AKIYAMA FOILS SAKU AT K-1; GENKI SUDO RET...

Jan 01, 2007Comments off11 Views

K-1 Hero's 187-pound Champion Yoshihiro Akiyama defeated the legendary Kazushi Sakuraba, while Genki Sudo won and then announced his immediate retirement.

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- JZ AND AKIYAMA WIN HERO’S TOURNAMEN...

Oct 09, 2006Comments off6 Views

Gesias "JZ" Calvancanti and Yoshihiro Akiyama won their respective tournaments at K-1 Heros in Japan. Carlos Newton also returned to form...

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UFC Fight Night 52: Hunt vs. Nelson Full Re...

Sep 19, 20144 Comments438 Views

Check out UFC Fight Night 52: Hunt vs. Nelson full results as they happen on Saturday from Tokyo, Japan. First bout kicks off at 12:30

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UFC Fight Night 52: Hunt vs. Nelson Weigh-I...

Sep 19, 20141 Comment347 Views

The 24 fighters participating on the UFC Fight Night 52: Hunt vs. Nelson fight card officially weighed in on Friday in Saitama, Japan.

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UFC Fight Night 52: Hunt vs. Nelson Fight C...

Jul 03, 2014Comments off496 Views

UFC Fight Night Hunt vs. Nelson fight card rumors and start times for Sept. 20 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.

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Jake Shields Expected to Make World Series ...

Apr 21, 2014Comments off86 Views

Former UFC welterweight contender Jake Shields is expected to make his World Series of Fighting debut in July after recently signing a multi-fight deal with

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UFC Tough Guy Chris Leben Retires, Plans Mo...

Jan 20, 2014Comments off52 Views

Chris Leben, one of the originals from the first season of The Ultimate Fighter and a nearly nine-year UFC veteran, has decided to hang up

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Takenori Sato Replaces Injured Nate Loughra...

Jan 08, 2014Comments off67 Views

Welterweight King of Pancrase Takenori Sato is set to make his UFC debut next month as a late replacement for the injured Nate Loughran.

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Jake Shields Wants Another Shot at Georges ...

Oct 10, 2013Comments off60 Views

After derailing the dreams of Damian Maia at UFC Fight Night 29 on Wednesday night, Jake Shields says he wants another shot at Georges St-Pierre

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Vitor Belfort Pins Career Resurgence on Pro...

May 19, 2013Comments off68 Views

Vitor Belfort continued his career resurgence at UFC on FX 8 on Saturday night, which he pins on promises and hard work with his new

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Renan Barão vs. Michael McDonald Heads UFC...

Dec 06, 2012Comments off38 Views

It’s no secret that interim UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barão is going to make the first defense of his belt against Michael McDonald, but now

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UFC on Fuel TV 7 Confirmed for Wembley Aren...

Nov 27, 2012Comments off26 Views

MMAWeekly.com on Tuesday confirmed that UFC on Fuel TV 7 would take place at Wembley Arena.

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Vitor Belfort Believes He’s a Better ...

Sep 12, 2012Comments off28 Views

Vitor Belfort isn't prepared to say he deserves a shot at Jon Jones' UFC belt, but he does believe he's a much better fit for

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Jake Shields Wasting No Time at Middleweigh...

Aug 09, 2012Comments off54 Views

Jake Shields wants to put on a dominant performance this weekend against Ed Herman and then jump right into the deep end of the middleweight

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Add Alan Belcher to the Growing List of Fig...

Jul 17, 2012Comments off35 Views

Alan Belcher doesn't want you to leave his name off the list when considering who is next for UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva.