Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) held its weigh in event earlier today (Fri., June 27, 2014) at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas, for those fighters competing at the UFC Fight Night 44: "Swanson vs. Stephens" event, which is scheduled to take place tomorrow night live on Fox Sports 1.
For complete UFC Fight Night 44 weigh in results and video click here.
The staredowns were nothing to write home about, as is usually the case, but you can at least get a look at how each fighter chose to more
Cub Swanson can see the finish line, even as a “Lil’ Heathen” stands in his way. more
Cub Swanson looks to inch closer towards title contention in the Featherweight division as he faces off against Jeremy Stephens at UFC Fight Night in the land of Spurs and BBQ, and where the Tex meets the Mex. Cub Swanson vs. Jeremy Stephens Featherweight
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Two top featherweights riding high on win streaks of five and three, respectively, will square off in the main event of tonight's (Sat., June 28, 2014) UFC Fight Night 44 event at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas, live on Fox Sports 1, as Cub Swanson battles Jeremy Stephens. That title shot is getting closer. more
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A featherweight title shot may be on the line when Cub Swanson meets Jeremy Stephens in the main event of tonight's (June 28, 2014) UFC Fight Night 44 from San Antonio, Texas. What are the keys to victory for this heavy-hitting headliner? Read our fight preview to find out!
Tonight (Sat., June 28, 2014), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweights Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens will lock horns in the main event of UFC Fight Night 44, airing live at 10 p.m. EST on FOX Sports 1 from AT&T more
Did Cub Swanson or Jeremy Stephens win last night (Sat., June 28, 2014) in UFC Fight Night 44's main event from AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas? MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE stream round-by-round full-fight blog coverage of the five-round Featherweight showdown on FOX Sports 1 that pits top-ranked 145-pound contender, Swanson, against the heavy-hitting and always game, "Lil' Heathen." Be sure to check back often (full main event results are below) for latest updates to find out who will make more
Stephens was rocking the big right hand once again, and it was finding a nice home on Swanson's chin. Cub circled away but he wasn't doing much else to avoid taking those powerful shots.
Swanson switched stances and looked to find his way inside. Stephens responded by making it a brawl and spamming that big right hand he was having so much success with.
In response, Swanson thought about a takedown but decided against it.
Finally, Cub landed a right hand after moving inside. He followed up with more
Stephens opened with a leg kick that missed and spun him around. Swanson responded with an overhand but pulled back on it. A front kick landed for Jeremy and both guys were looking light on their feet early, though "Lil Heathen" was more comfortable standing in and trading punches.
Cub, for his part, was bouncing all around.
They started exchanging big punches before long. Swanson broke out a cartwheel kick that missed but had color commentator Brian Stann feeling fine.
Stephens was the first to more