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T.J. Dillashaw Open to Fighting Jose Aldo or Mighty Mouse, Not Urijah Faber

It has been a crazy week for the bantamweight division and its champion T.J. Dillashaw. Where the reigning 135-pound king was slated to face former long-standing title holder Dominick Cruz in a highly anticipated bout sometime in 2015, those plans were scrapped in a big way when "The Dominator " announced he'd suffered yet another knee injury. Show More Summary

Francisco Rivera set for surgery to repair cracked retina following Urijah Faber eye poke at UFC 181

Well, that sucks. Francisco Rivera is set to hit the surgery table to repair a cracked retina and bruise in his left eye after Uriah Faber accidentally poked it during their bantamweight bout at UFC 181 (video highlights here), which went down last weekend (Dec. Show More Summary

Francisco Rivera to Appeal Submission Loss to Urijah Faber Following Eye Poke

Francisco Rivera will appeal his submission loss to Urijah Faber on Saturday night at UFC 181 to the Nevada State Athletic Commission. MMA Fighting spoke with Rivera and confirmed the news on Sunday. Faber, a perennial top contender,...Show More Summary

UFC 181 Video Highlights: Josh Samman’s Devastating KO of Eddie Gordon, Urijah Faber’s Eye-Poke Submission of Francisco Rivera…Oh, And the Title Fights Too

FOX Sports released some highlight videos from Saturday's UFC 181: Hendricks vs. Lawler 2 event, and as usual, the clips from the main card fights are woefully incomplete, showing everything but the actual finishes. So eff 'em — we've buried those after the jump. Show More Summary

UFC News: CM Punk’s Age Too Old For MMA? Urijah Faber Comments On Debate

CM Punk’s age might seem an issue now that he’s signed up for the UFC. While the wrestler was popular in the WWE, the fact is that he may not be young enough to take the beatings that may come out of fighting in the MMA. But Urijah Faber believes that is not a reason UFC News: CM Punk’s Age Too Old For MMA? Urijah Faber Comments On Debate is an article from: The Inquisitr News

Video: Watch Urijah Faber poke-and-choke highlights from UFC 181 win over Francisco Rivera

Top bantamweight contender and longtime keeper of the 135-pound gate, Urijah Faber, was able to rack up yet another submission win inside the Octagon, this time over Francisco Rivera, who was poked and choked into surrender by "The California Kid" on the FOX Sports 1 "Prelims" of the UFC 181 pay-per-view (PPV) event last Sat. Show More Summary

UFC 181: Urijah Faber Changing Perception of Prelim Fighting

Fighting on the prelims doesn't seem quite so bad when you have MMA legend Urijah Faber competing on the card. Throughout UFC history, the preliminary portion of fight cards has always been treated as some dreaded black hole that fighters worked endlessly to climb themselves out of. Show More Summary

UFC 181: Urijah Faber 'at the top of his game' ahead of Francisco Rivera fight on FOX Sports 1

"The California Kid's" MMA story is far from being done. After more than a decade of competing in mixed martial arts (MMA), Urijah Faber has solidified himself as one of the true pioneers of the sport With 38 professional fights under...Show More Summary

Urijah Faber: 'Amazing' TJ Dillashaw has a great, great style for Jose Aldo

"You know, part of the reason of why TJ is so great is that he really believes in himself and he's an amazing athlete. So we'd really have to ask Barao how he matches up with Aldo. I imagine that they're sparring partners and they work together and it can't be that one-sided. Show More Summary

Urijah Faber: Dominick Cruz going to get himself hurt against TJ 'Killashaw'

"The California Kid" spoke to about his match up against Francisco Rivera at UFC 181, hanging with Sylvester Stallone and Mickey Rourke, Dominick Cruz vs. TJ Dillahshaw, and having Kim Kardashian's naked butt on his chin. When...Show More Summary

UFC 181: Urijah Faber on Cisco Rivera, Dominick Cruz and Business

Urijah Faber last stepped in the Octagon in July, which means he's had ample opportunities to start new businesses. Faber is a prolific businessman. He owns a gym, is a partial owner in his management company and owns a construction firm in Sacramento. Show More Summary

What Does Jose Aldo Need to Do to Supplant Jon Jones as MMA's P4P Best?

Nine years. Featherweight champion Jose Aldo hasn't lost in nearly nine years. He's riding an 18-fight win streak and boasts a career record of 25-1. Along the way he's beaten the likes of Cub Swanson, Urijah Faber, Kenny Florian, Frankie...Show More Summary

Urijah Faber won't decline Raphael Assuncao rematch, but it doesn't excite him, either

So who does "The California Kid" fight next? Urijah Faber admits that his situation, as far as where he stands in the current bantamweight landscape, is a bit "weird." "The California Kid" sits at No. 3 in the current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rankings (see them here ). Show More Summary

Breaking: Urijah Faber swears vengeance after third-grader has feelings hurt by Dominick Cruz

C'mon guys, this has gone far enough. What started as a friendly rivalry between Team Alpha Male and Dominick Cruz has turned into a nightmare for one little third-grader, whose name has been withheld to protect his identity. It turns...Show More Summary

Dominick Cruz on TJ Dillashaw and Team Alpha Fail: 'I cut one head off and another one keeps popping up'

I'm sure Dominick Cruz thought -- like most fans in the mixed martial arts (MMA) community -- that after he disposed of Urijah Faber, he would be done with Team Alpha Male. Or as he called them in the wake of his Ultimate Fighting Championship...Show More Summary

Raphael Assuncao not bitter about losing UFC title shot to Dominick Cruz, disinterested in Urijah Faber fight

Becasue as the Brazilan bomber alluded to, there was nothing much he could've done to match or outdo "The Dominator's" UFC 178 performance. For the longest time, Raphael Assuncao has been pleading for his shot at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight title. Show More Summary

Taste Test: Burger King’s Black Burger

Burger King Japan released their Kuro Burger yesterday. The black burger has been turning heads with its unique look: a cheeseburger with a black bun and black cheese. But how does it actually taste? Urijah Faber, bantamweight mixedShow More Summary

Live! Watch UFC 177 Q&A video stream with Anthony Pettis and Urijah Faber

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is kicking off the UFC 177 weigh in event (full results and video here) with a special "Fight Club" Q&A video featuring reigning UFC lightweight champion (and TUF 20 coach) Anthony Pettis, along with former WEC featherweight kingpin (and hometown hero) Urijah Faber, who both hit the stage at 5 p.m. Show More Summary

Tyrone Woodley: Dong Hyun Kim more deserving of UFC top five ranking than Matt Brown

But you know, "politics" and stuff. In the view of many, Urijah Faber included, the official Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rankings (see them here) "don't mean crap." Still, they exist and if not for anything else, they make for a good conversation piece. So going into this weekend's (Sat., Aug. Show More Summary

Dominick Cruz: Headlining UFC 178 preliminary card on FOX Sports 1 'not a downfall in any way'

No main card love? No problem! "Dominator" has no issues with headlining the UFC 178 prelims in FOX Sports 1. Just like his bitter-rival Urijah Faber did at UFC 175, Dominick Cruz will headline the upcoming preliminary card opposite Takeya Mizugaki at UFC 178, which goes down on Sept. Show More Summary

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