Tyron Woodley steps in for an injured Hector Lombard, and will be facing Dong Hyun Kim at UFC: Macau this August.
Dana White is in Hong Kong for a press conference about the upcoming UFC: Macau card this August, and among the news he announced was a change in their co-main event slot. Originally a bout between Dong Hyun Kim and Hector Lombard, the line up has been shuffled as the latter has suffered an undisclosed injury.
According to the UFC president, stepping in against Kim is the #4 ranked w more
The second of two UFC fight cards this weekend will be headlined by Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens.
With five consecutive wins, Swanson has emerged as one of the top contenders in the 145-pound class. Now ranked No. 4 among featherweight title hopefuls, Swanson will look to earn a shot at the 145-pound championship by beating Stephens impressively on Saturday.
After losing three in a row at 155 pounds, Stephens made a desperation move to the featherweight class. The weight cut has produced imme more
Jeremy Stephens has been a member of the UFC roster since May 2007. However, after numerous ups and downs, he’s been told he’s just a win away from a title shot.Filed under: News, UFC more
From Yahoo Sports: After some serious ups and downs, Stephens meets Cub Swanson in the main event of a UFC Fight Night card Saturday in San Antonio. more
"Lil Heathen" may have a power advantage on Swanson, but Cub says he has a more impressive resume of victories, which in the end, is what the fight game is all about. Jeremy Stephens believes he will have a power advantage over Cub Swanson when the two talented featherweights collide in the main event of this weekend's (Sat., June 28, 2014) UFC Fight Night 44 event in San Antonio, Texas, saying that his punching power is far superior than that of Cub's.
While Swanson won't dispute "Lil' Heathen' more
Jeremy Stephens is on a high heading into his UFC Fight Night 44 headliner with Cub Swanson. And if all goes according to plan, he won’t be coming down anytime soon. Filed under: News, UFC more
Jeremy Stephens and Cub Swanson want to believe their stories are still being written.
They both likely shudder to think they would be defined by moments past. Were that the case, Swanson would forever be remembered as the victim of Jose Aldo’s insane eight-second double flying knee at WEC 41; Stephens would be remembered as the guy whose biggest career headlines came after his arrest on felony assault charges just before UFC on FX 5.
Neither would make a particularly proud legacy, so it’s tempt more
This Saturday will feature a dynamic showdown between featherweight standouts Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens.
Serving as the main event for UFC Fight Night 44, Swanson and Stephens have the potential to produce one of the most fast-paced matchups in the 145-pound division this year.
Both are on the doorstep of a title shot and both have the striking skills to knock the other one out.
Swanson has obviously done more within the weight class with five straight victories, but Stephens has been a wr more
The last time Jeremy Stephens saw his name on the marquee as one half of a UFC main event, he wasn’t the same guy he is now, in or out of the Octagon. more