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UFC's First Philippines Event Gets its First Round of Official Contests

Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC Yesterday it was just a rumor, but now Urijah Faber’s move up to the UFC’s featherweight division to fight Frankie Edgar in Manila, Philippines, is official. The fight is slated to take place as the main...Show More Summary

Urijah Faber now skeptical of everyone when it comes to PEDs, Frankie Edgar vows to win anyway

One thing is certain, these two former champions never have, and never will, dabble with performance-enhancing drugs. The mixed martial arts (MMA) world -- Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) in particular -- is still reeling afterShow More Summary

NSAC upholds Urijah Faber's win over Francisco Rivera at UFC 181 despite eye poke

Poke and choke FTW! Urijah Faber earned his second straight victory in Dec. 2014, submitting Francisco Rivera in round two of their bantamweight bout at UFC 181. But, it wasn't without controversy. Moments before sinking in a fight-ending...Show More Summary

Frankie Edgar vs. Urijah Faber staredown pic reveals 'Answer' to who is bigger featherweight

Frankie Edgar has dropped down from the 155-pound division to compete at featherweight, while Urijah Faber will be abandoning the 135-pound weight class -- albeit temporarily -- to meet him there. The former champions have been paired...Show More Summary

Urijah Faber on Frankie Edgar 'super fight': It is 'one for the history books'

Super fight? Absolutely! "I feel like it's rare in this sport to have the ability, the opportunity and the fortune of having super fights at multiple weights. I started in this sport because I love it. I love the challenge and I love to perform. Show More Summary

The Question: Is Frankie Edgar vs. Urijah Faber a Real Superfight?

On Tuesday evening, the mixed martial arts Internet exploded with the news that Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber would potentially, possibly, probably headline the UFC's first foray into the Philippines. On Wednesday, the promotion made...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 65: Former Champions Urijah Faber And Frankie Edgar Will Do Battle In Manila

Former World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) champion Urijah Faber will face another former world champion in Frankie Edgar at UFC Fight Night 65. The bout will represent the UFC’s first mixed martial arts event in Manila, Philippines. However, for Faber, this fight provides him with the opportunity to topple the featherweight division’s No. Show More Summary

Urijah Faber Moves Back to Featherweight to Face Frankie Edgar in Manila

Urijah Faber has made most of his career hay at featherweight. But he has never competed in the UFC Octagon at 145 pounds. That will change on May 16. Faber will face former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 165. Show More Summary

Frankie Edgar vs. Urijah Faber set to headline UFC Fight Night 65 on May 16 in Manila

It's on! A much-anticipated -- and often dreamed about -- fight between former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Frankie Edgar and former No. 1 bantamweight contender, Uriah Faber, will soon become a reality. "UFC Tonight" confirmed today (Wed. Show More Summary

Following Assuncao injury, Demian Maia vs Ryan LaFlare named new main event for UFC Fight Night 62

Bummer. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has opted to pull Urijah Faber from his scheduled main event bout at UFC Fight Night 62, which takes place at the Maracanazinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro on March 21, 2015 due to Raphael...Show More Summary

Raphael Assuncao's ankle likely won't heal in time, rematch with Urijah Faber at UFC Fight Night 62 in jeopardy

The injury bug strikes again... Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has lost yet another main event in 2015, with No. 4 ranked bantamweight contender Raphael Assuncao being forced to withdraw from his main event rematch against former...Show More Summary

Why T.J. Dillashaw and Urijah Faber Should, and Shouldn't, Agree to Fight

There is perhaps no other fight at 135 pounds more enticing than a contest between champion T.J. Dillashaw and Urijah Faber. But should they fight? I reached out to fellow B/R MMA Featured Columnist Hunter Homistek to get his take. We come down on opposite sides of the coin but both understand the pitfalls of the bout. Show More Summary

Urijah Faber Needs T.J. Dillashaw for Fourth UFC Title Shot

UFC bantamweights and Team Alpha Male fighters T.J. Dillashaw and Urijah Faber would face off with the 135-pound strap on the line. UFC president Dana White explained Wednesday on UFC Tonight that, "Those guys have made it very clear that they will fight each other. Show More Summary

Dana White: Urijah Faber and TJ Dillashaw have made it 'very clear' they'll fight each other

"The California Kid," though, is painting an entirely different picture. Dana White appeared on UFC Tonight to talk about a bevy of topics going on in the world of mixed martial arts (MMA), more specifically, Ultimate Fighting Championship...Show More Summary

Dana White: TJ Dillashaw likely to fight Renan Barao next, but Urijah Faber bout not off the table

Once top contenders Dominick Cruz and Raphael Assuncao announced injuries in the span of an hour in late December, bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw lost two potential title fights in the first half of 2015. With options dwindling,Show More Summary

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

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