The UFC wrapped up another marathon day this weekend.
On Saturday, UFC Fight Night 43 was held in Auckland, New Zealand and UFC Fight Night 44 was hosted by San Antonio. The UFC Fight Night 43 card wrapped up with a Nate Marquardt submission win over New Zealand's own James Te Huna. Later, Cub Swanson ended UFC Fight Night 44 with a decision victory over Jeremy Stephens.
While both men picked up a win in main events, Swanson and Marquardt are in very different positions. Swanson is closing in on more
Stefan Struve was evaluated by doctors and released on Saturday after having to withdraw from his UFC 175 main card bout against Matt Mitrione. more
With UFC 175 on Saturday and The Ultimate Fighter 19 finale on Sunday, it was a busy weekend.
Chris Weidman and Ronda Rousey both defended their championships at UFC 175. The middleweight champion faced some adversity in the later rounds, but Weidman ultimately held Lyoto Machida off for a decision win. Getting her hand raised in much smoother fashion, Rousey knocked Alexis Davis out in only 16 seconds after tossing the challenger to the canvas.
On Sunday, Frankie Edgar brought an end to BJ Penn more
Following UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City on Wednesday, fighters took to Twitter to react to Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone’s second-round finish of Jim Miller. more
Jorge Masvidal weathered a knockdown in the first round of his UFC on Fox 12 bout against Daron Cruickshank to score a unanimous decision victory. more
The Israeli featherweight defeated Steven Siler by unanimous decision in San Jose on Saturday afternoon (July 26, 2014), and by tonight, he will be back in his native country to rejoin the army.
Noad Lahat was no doubt in a fight against Steven Siler at UFC on FOX 12, but when he returns to his native country at some point on Sunday night, he will be taking part in a battle that is much more serious.
Lahat, 30, will put his mixed martial arts (MMA) career on hold when he rejoins the Israeli Army more
Robbie Lawler celebrated his win by pigging out on boxes of In-n-Out burgers and cupcakes.
Following his win over Matt Brown that got him Fight of the Night honors along with a future title shot, Robbie Lawler celebrated his victory with boxes and boxes of comfort food. His long time friend and training partner in Matt Hughes tweeted out a photo of Lawler's meal: This is @Ruthless_RL post victory meal. Congrats buddy! Well done! pic.twitter.com/aViGRoeuEW
— Matt Hughes (@matthughes9x) July 27, 2 more
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