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Lyoto Machida Biography

is a Japanese Brazilian mixed martial artist who currently fights in the middleweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He is a former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion. As of December 15, 2014, Machida is ranked #3 in the official UFC middleweight rankings, and #5 in the world by Sherdog.[4] Many fighters and MMA analysts rank Machida as one of the greatest fighters of all time.

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5 MMA fighters who fought intoxicated
5 MMA fighters who fought intoxicated
I'm not high. I swear you guys! Eh, not really. Don't believe it? See for yourself. These guys fought while high on all kinds of stuff!
5 Martial Arts that are underutilised in MMA
5 Martial Arts that are underutilised in MMA
Let's take a look at a few martial arts that are underutilised in MMA competition, and the reasons behind the lack of their usage in MMA.
The 7 best kickers in the UFC today
The 7 best kickers in the UFC today
Jose Aldo's leg kicks from hell or Machida's Crane Kick? A look at the most fearsome kickers in UFC now.
MMA News: Lyoto Machida tests positive for banned substance, removed from UFC card
MMA News: Lyoto Machida tests positive for banned substance, removed from UFC card
His opponent, Dan Henderson, responded with candor to the news
5 things you did not know about Daniel Bryan
5 things you did not know about Daniel Bryan
We give you five things you might not have known about the former WWE World Heavyweight champion, Daniel Bryan.
UFC 194 Preview – Chris Weidman vs. Luke Rockhold
UFC 194 Preview – Chris Weidman vs. Luke Rockhold
The co-main event for UFC 194 is not only the biggest fight in middleweight history but arguably the biggest co-main event the UFC has ever put on. In a classic all American, East coast vs. West coast battle, the undefeated Chris Weidman will put his title on the line against his most formidable adversary, Luke Rockhold.
Machida calls out Bisping, UFC personalities discuss famous fight movies
Machida calls out Bisping, UFC personalities discuss famous fight movies
Lyoto Machida, the former UFC Light Heavyweight champion is looking to make a return to the Octagon in the early part of 2016
Machida confident of another run at UFC middleweight title, Holm talks about facing Rousey
Machida confident of another run at UFC middleweight title, Holm talks about facing Rousey
Machida on another run at the title, Holm says she fears Rousey
Ranking the fight divisions in the UFC
Ranking the fight divisions in the UFC
One of the biggest problems the UFC are facing at the moment is the fact that outside of Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey, there aren’t too many ...
Fighter Feature: Lyoto 'The Dragon' Machida
Fighter Feature: Lyoto 'The Dragon' Machida
Determined to prove the naysayers wrong, Machida will square off against top middleweight Yoel Romero at UFC Fight Night 70. Machida’s story has been one of overcoming adversity and breaking conventional wisdom
Lyoto Machida vs. Yoel Romero to headline UFC Fight Night 70 in Florida
Lyoto Machida vs. Yoel Romero to headline UFC Fight Night 70 in Florida
The finale of the fourth edition of The Ultimate Fighter Brazil will take place Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida and headlining of the event will be a middleweight bout between Lyoto Machida and Yoel Romero.
UFC on FOX 15: Post-Fight Review
UFC on FOX 15: Post-Fight Review
UFC on FOX: Rockhold vs Machida was a cracker of a card. Aside from one less than stellar fight, the entire card was filled from top to bottm with a f ...
Exclusive interview with UFC's Luke Rockhold
Exclusive interview with UFC's Luke Rockhold
Exclusive interview with UFC's Luke Rockhold ahead of UFC on Fox 15
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