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Rory MacDonald

"Ares"
  • Weight: 169 lbs
  • Height: 5'11"
  • Reach: 194.31"
  • Age: 25
wins17
41% 7 Knockouts
29% 5 Submissions
29% 5 Decisions
losses2
50% 1 Knockouts
0% 0 Submissions
50% 1 Decisions
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  • Rory MacDonald Vs Tarec Saffiedine HIghlights (Video)
    October 5, 2014

    As reported on Fighters.com, UFC Welterweight Rory MacDonald was able to get the the TKO win last night over Tarec Saffiedine in the main event at UFC Fight Night: Halifax. Just over a minute into the the third round,...

    As reported on Fighters.com, UFC Welterweight Rory MacDonald was able to get the the TKO win last night over Tarec Saffiedine in the main event at UFC Fight Night: Halifax. Just over a minute into the the third round, MacDonald landed a right hand hand with an uppercut behind it that sent Saffiedine to the floor. After landing some follow up strikes from back-mount, Referee Herb Dean jumped in to save Saffiedine. You can check out the highlights here. Courtesy of the...

  • Rory MacDonald – “This is the fight that really sticks me in there as the number-one contender”
    October 2, 2014

    UFC Welterweight Contender Rory Macdonald takes on Tarrec Saffiedine in the main event in Nova Scotia on Saturday night, and for the first time in his career he isn’t living in the shadow of long time training partner...

    UFC Welterweight Contender Rory Macdonald takes on Tarrec Saffiedine in the main event in Nova Scotia on Saturday night, and for the first time in his career he isn’t living in the shadow of long time training partner and friend Georges St-Pierre. The talk before GSP announced his hiatus was always about whether or not MacDonald would fight him for the title, but now that is no longer an obstacle. MacDonald appeared on UFC Tonight to talk about the fight on Saturday and how he expects the fight to play...

  • Rory MacDonald The “Perfect” Fight For Tarec Saffiedine
    August 12, 2014

    Former Strikeforce welterweight champion Tarec Saffiedine will up the ante this October when he takes on top UFC contender Rory MacDonald at UFC Fight Night 54 in Canada. Saffiedine, who has fought just once since...

    Former Strikeforce welterweight champion Tarec Saffiedine will up the ante this October when he takes on top UFC contender Rory MacDonald at UFC Fight Night 54 in Canada. Saffiedine, who has fought just once since early in 2013, is coming off a decision win over Hyun Gyu Lim in his Octagon debut this past January. The soon-to-be 28-year old is on a five-fight win streak that includes victories over Nate Marquardt and Scott Smith. “Yeah I wasn’t really expecting to fight him, but at the same time, I asked...

  • Rory MacDonald To Welcome Tarec Saffiedine To Canada
    July 31, 2014

    A rumored welterweight scrap between contenders Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine has been officially announced by the UFC. The contest will take place October 4 from Nova Scotia, Canada and is expected to serve...

    A rumored welterweight scrap between contenders Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine has been officially announced by the UFC. The contest will take place October 4 from Nova Scotia, Canada and is expected to serve as the main event. It is the only fight announced to date for the card. MacDonald (17-2) has picked up two straight decision wins since a split decision loss to Robbie Lawler last November. Overall, the Canadian is 7-1 in his last eight fights, including wins over Tyron Woodley, Demian Maia and...

  • Rory MacDonald Serves Notice With UFC 174 Win
    June 15, 2014

    Rory MacDonald had one of his best performances in his career, completely dominating fellow top welterweight contender Tyron Woodley at UFC 174. Competing for the first time in Canada since a 2010 loss to Carlos...

    Rory MacDonald had one of his best performances in his career, completely dominating fellow top welterweight contender Tyron Woodley at UFC 174. Competing for the first time in Canada since a 2010 loss to Carlos Condit, MacDonald gave his native fans a reason to celebrate with a decision victory. "It went really well," said MacDonald, showing a large smile on his face after the win. "Everything we worked on came out in the fight. I respected Tyron a lot. You can't look past a guy like that. "He was one of...

  • Rory MacDonald Impressed With His Own Performance
    June 15, 2014

    Rory MacDonald stated that you can always tell how he's feeling by the look on his face. He made sure to let everyone know that his UFC 174 fight was one of his best yet. MacDonald dominated Tyron Woodley, earning...

    Rory MacDonald stated that you can always tell how he's feeling by the look on his face. He made sure to let everyone know that his UFC 174 fight was one of his best yet. MacDonald dominated Tyron Woodley, earning his second straight win since a split decision loss to Robbie Lawler. "I'm happy," he said, during the post-fight show on FOX Sports 1. "I felt like I was at my best. I am always honest with you guys. You can see it in my face when I am talking that I am telling the truth. "I've never felt...

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