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Michael Bisping KOs Luke Rockhold to win UFC title

Jun 05, 2016 - 1:59 PM

Michael Bisping knocks out Luke Rockhold in round 1 to realize his UFC championship dream

KNOCKOUT. British fighter Michael Bisping finally has his marquee win. / AFP PHOTO / NIKLAS HALLE'N

Bisping replaces Weidman to face Rockhold at UFC 199

May 19, 2016 - 2:56 PM

Luke Rockhold will now defend his middleweight title against Michael Bisping whom he submitted in two rounds in 2014

REPLACEMENT FOE. Michael Bisping (L) seeks revenge against middleweight titleholder Luke Rockhold. Photos from their respective Facebooks

Anderson Silva deserved win over Michael Bisping, says UFC boss

Feb 28, 2016 - 5:38 PM

The judges may have awarded the fight to Michael Bisping but Dana White thinks Anderson Silva did enough to earn the victory

BACK IN BUSINESS. Anderson Silva didn't get the decision but he showed he was still a force to be reckoned with. File photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images/AFP

Michael Bisping picks up big win over Anderson Silva at UFC Fight Night 84

Feb 28, 2016 - 11:54 AM

Bisping earns a signature win over the man many consider to be the greatest UFC fighter of all time

Michael Bisping had long wanted to face Anderson Silva. Not only did he get the opportunity; he won

WATCH: Anderson Silva, Michael Bisping in heated staredown at UFC weigh-in

Feb 27, 2016 - 1:14 PM

Silva and Bisping exchange heated words at the weigh in for their UFC Fight Night 84 fight and have to be separated by UFC president Dana White

SHOWDOWN. Anderson Silva and Michael Bisping weren't exactly cordial at their final face-to-face meeting before fight night. File photo by AFP

Anderson Silva returns to action, faces Michael Bisping

Dec 25, 2015 - 3:57 PM

Anderson Silva returns to action following a one year suspension for testing positive for anabolic steroids

Bisping edges Leites via split decision at UFC Fight Night 72

Jul 19, 2015 - 1:53 PM

Bisping earns back to back wins in the Octagon for the first time since 2011

Michael Bisping, seen in a file photo from his 2013 fight with Vitor Belfort, won a split decision in Scotland. File photo by Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP

Pinoy fighter Mark Eddiva booked for UFC Fight Night 55

Sep 26, 2014 - 2:07 AM

Mark Eddiva will attempt to put himself back on the winning track when he squares off with Mike De La Torre on the undercard of UFC Fight Night 55

BORN TO FIGHT. UFC fighter Mark Eddiva will be back in action at UFC Fight Night 55. File photo by Laurent Fievet/AFP

Bisping drubs Cung Le at UFC Fight Night 48

Aug 24, 2014 - 11:18 AM

The 35 year old Englishman Bisping showcased his volume striking deft footwork and persistent cardio in what amounted to a stand up clinic against a dangerous striker in Le

'I want to be world champion, I know I have the tools,' said Bisping after. Photo from Bisping's Facebook

UFC fighter Chael Sonnen retires after drug test flub

Jun 13, 2014 - 3:53 AM

Chael Sonnen announces his retirement from mixed martial arts days after it was announced he tested positive for the banned substances Anastrozole and Clomiphene

Chael Sonnen, seen here during an April 2012 press conference for his fight with Anderson Silva, has announced his retirement after failing an out-of-competition performance enhancing drugs test. Photo by Antonio Lacerda/EPA

Mark Munoz: 'I'm at my best when my back's against the wall'

Apr 28, 2014 - 2:58 AM

MMA fighter Mark Munoz is in a must win situation when he faces Gregar Mousasi at UFC Fight Night Berlin on May 31 It s when he s most desperate that he s most dangerous however

WRECKING MACHINE. Mark Munoz throws a right hand at Demian Maia at UFC 131 in 2011. Photo courtesy Team Munoz

Kennedy decisions Bisping at The Ultimate Fighter finale

Apr 17, 2014 - 3:58 PM

Tim Kennedy spoiled Michael Bisping s octagon return by taking home a unanimous verdict in the headliner of The Ultimate Fighter Nations: Canada vs Australia

GETTING YOUR HANDS DIRTY. American UFC fighter Tim Kennedy spoiled Michael Bisping's comeback party. Photo from Kennedy's Facebook

Filipino MMA in 2013 – A Year in Review

Jan 16, 2014 - 8:24 PM

MMA writer Carlos Cinco looks back at the topsy turvy year that Filipino MMA endured in 2013

GROUND AND POUND. Despite ups and downs, Filipino MMA had a standout year. Pictured left to right: Mark Munoz, Eric Kelly, Brandon Vera. Photos courtesy their Facebook profiles

UFC fighter Mark Munoz on MMA in the Philippines, Silva injury

Jan 13, 2014 - 5:14 AM

UFC fighter Mark Munoz thinks that Filipino MMA fighters have talent but lack wrestling skills He wants to be the one to teach them how to grapple

GRAPPLER. UFC fighter Mark Munoz thinks Filipino MMA fighters need to improve on their wrestling skills, and he wants to help them. Photo from markmunozmma.com

UFC fighter Mark Munoz is a fundraising 'Machine' for Yolanda victims

Jan 06, 2014 - 1:14 AM

Popular UFC star Mark Munoz is occupying his time between fights by organizing events to help raise funds for Typhoon Yolanda victims

GIVING BACK. UFC middleweight contender Mark Munoz is as intense in raising funds for Yolanda victims as he is in the cage. Photo courtesy of http://markmunozmma.com/