Road To UFC 205: Chris Weidman, The Face Of MMA In New YorkAs long and crazy a ride as it's been for the state of New York to finally get its first MMA event since 1995, Chris Weidman's road to UFC 205 might have been even wackier.
Ex-Champ, Lawmakers Push For Legal Mixed Martial Arts In N.Y.Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his title back and wants to fight in New York, where the sport is banned.
Civic Leaders On LI Call UFC Fighter Chris Weidman A 'True Hometown Hero'Civic leaders on Long Island say Chris Weidman is a "true hometown hero." A "Chris Weidman Day" celebration is being held Wednesday afternoon in Baldwin.
Chris Weidman Says Rematch With Anderson Silva A 'Done Deal'He's battled back from multiple surgeries. His home was gutted by Superstorm Sandy. So it was really no surprise that Chris Weidman was able to stand his ground against mixed martial arts great Anderson Silva at UFC 162 on Saturday.