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Joseph Benavidez isn’t Done at Bantam...

Feb 27, 2012Comments off83 Views

Joseph Benavidez may be moving to 125 pounds to compete in the first ever UFC flyweight tournament, but that doesn't mean his time at bantamweight

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UFC Flyweight Tournament will Utilize Sudde...

Feb 23, 2012Comments off125 Views

The UFC is going to crown a flyweight champion, judges be damned. And just to be sure, they will utilize a "sudden victory" round if

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UFC Twitter Bonuses Include Benavidez’...

Feb 07, 2012Comments off72 Views

The UFC has handed down their latest set of Twitter bonuses with several Brazilians once again taking home prizes, but a few new faces have

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UFC 125-Pound Division Officially Announced

Dec 11, 2011Comments off92 Views

Flyweights are officially on their way to the UFC with a plan already in place to name a champion in early to mid 2012.

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UFC Hands Out $5K Twitter Bonuses

Nov 01, 2011Comments off87 Views

The UFC has handed out several $5K bonuses to fighters who met their marks in the Twitter contest as announced earlier this year at the

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Dominick Cruz Expects Surgery on Injured Ha...

Oct 07, 2011Comments off57 Views

Dominick Cruz talks to MMAWeekly.com about his injured hand, surgery, and who he believes he'll be fighting between Urijah Faber and Brian Bowles.

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MMAWeelky.com’s UFC on Versus 5 Fight...

Aug 16, 2011Comments off89 Views

MMAWeekly.com's UFC on Versus 5 Fighter of the Night award goes to Chris Lytle for going out on his own terms and walking away with

UFC on Versus 5 Video: Joseph Benavidez Rea...

Aug 15, 2011Comments off63 Views

MMAWeekly.com caught up with Joseph Benavidez after his UFC on Versus 5 win and the Team Alpha Male fighter talked about his stand-up, wanting to

UFC on Versus 5 Prelim Results: Hamman, Ben...

Aug 14, 2011Comments off73 Views

The last four preliminary fights at UFC on Versus 5: Hardy vs. Lytle had nothing but action to offer UFC and mixed martial arts fans.

UFC on Versus 5 Play-by-Play: Joseph Benavi...

Aug 13, 2011Comments off157 Views

UFC on Versus 5: Hardy vs. Lytle play-by-play of Joseph Benavidez vs. Eddie Wineland on Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011, at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee.

UFC on Versus 5: Joseph Benavidez Has Been ...

Aug 13, 2011Comments off73 Views

Joseph Benavidez has been watching Eddie Wineland for some time. They'll finally meet this Sunday at UFC on Versus 5 in Milwaukee.

MMAWeekly Radio Wednesday: Joseph Benavidez...

Aug 10, 2011Comments off48 Views

MMAWeekly Radio on Wednesday features interviews with Joseph Benavidez and his UFC on Versus 5 opponent Eddie Wineland, as well as Strikeforce Challengers 18 headliner

Flyweight Division Not Likely for UFC Until...

Aug 09, 2011Comments off93 Views

The UFC has long flirted with the idea of implementing a flyweight division, but will the reality of the weight class happen before the close

Ian McCall Ready To Get Called to the UFC, ...

Aug 04, 2011Comments off75 Views

Even though he doesn't have the Tachi Palace Fights flyweight title around his waist, Ian McCall knows he's the top 125-pound fighter in the sport.

Joseph Benavidez vs. Eddie Wineland Added t...

May 24, 2011Comments off100 Views

In a battle of bantamweights, Joseph Benavidez will get back in action at UFC on Versus 5 taking on former WEC champion Eddie Wineland.

Joseph Benavidez Has Flyweight Dreams, But ...

Apr 17, 2011Comments off126 Views

Joseph Benavidez would gladly drop to 125lbs if the UFC makes the flyweight division become a reality, but until then he's happy to keep wrecking

03/09/11 RADIO – Joseph Benavidez, Eliot ...

Mar 23, 2011Comments off60 Views

Joseph Benavidez, Eliot Marshall, Dan Miller and Ryan Ford joined MMAWeekly Radio on Wednesday night’s edition of the big show. Click here to continue reading

UFC 128 Play-by-Play: Joseph Benavidez vs. ...

Mar 17, 2011Comments off111 Views

UFC 128 play-by-play coverage of Joseph Benavidez vs. Ian Loveland on March 19 at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.

All Grown Up, Ian Loveland Expects Tough Fi...

Mar 15, 2011Comments off98 Views

Ian Loveland struggled through his younger days as a fighter. He's all grown up now, looking to get past Joseph Benavidez at UFC 128 on

MMAWeekly Radio Wednesday: Joseph Benavidez...

Mar 09, 2011Comments off71 Views

Tune into MMAWeekly Radio starting at 9pm ET/6pm PT to hear Joseph Benavidez, Eliot Marshall, Dan Miller and Ryan Ford.

Joseph Benavidez vs. Ian Loveland Added to ...

Jan 04, 2011Comments off52 Views

The master of "Joe-Jitsu" will return to action on March 19 as Joseph Benavidez vs. Ian Loveland has been added to the upcoming UFC 128

Joseph Benavidez Looking Forward to Book Re...

Dec 22, 2010Comments off131 Views

Joseph Benavidez is looking to add onto his career accolades. He's already been a top title contender, a male model, and now he's looking

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WEC 53: Scott Jorgensen, “A Champion...

Dec 16, 2010Comments off71 Views

Scott Jorgensen could have gotten a WEC title shot in his last fight, but the organization opted to give Joseph Benavidez a crack at Dominick

MMAWeekly Radio Wednesday: WEC 53 Preview W...

Dec 15, 2010Comments off80 Views

Tune into MMAWeekly Radio Wednesday night starting at 9pm ET/6pm PT to hear a WEC 53 preview with Joseph Benavidez, as well as Thiago Alves,

Demetrious Johnson Will Drop When UFC Creat...

Nov 12, 2010Comments off98 Views

Victorious on Thursday night at WEC 52, Demetrious Johnson still believes that his best fighting will come at 125 pounds when the UFC institutes a

Urijah Faber Would Fight Scott Jorgensen Fo...

Nov 12, 2010Comments off188 Views

Now that fight No. 1 is out of the way for Urijah Faber's bantamweight career, now begins the hunt for a shot at the 135-pound

A Pair Of Submissions Lead Benavidez And Jo...

Nov 11, 2010Comments off77 Views

Joseph Benavidez and Demetrious Johnson looked to show off the art of the submission on Thursday, as both bantamweights finished their nights with chokes to

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WEC 52: Faber vs. Mizugaki Weigh-in Results

Nov 10, 2010Comments off186 Views

Wednesday's WEC 52 weigh-in results from the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas where Urijah Faber and Takeya Mizugaki meet in a bantamweight showdown in

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Joseph Benavidez Ready for WEC 52: I Eat Bl...

Nov 07, 2010Comments off109 Views

Joseph Benavidez has no worries about BJJ black belt Wagnney Fabiano heading into WEC 52. In fact, Benavidez says he eats black belts for breakfast.

WEC 52: Chad Mendes Sharpens His Hands, But...

Nov 05, 2010Comments off117 Views

Heading into WEC 52, Chad Mendes is sharpening his stand-up skills, but hasn't abandoned his wrestling roots for Javier Vazquez.