The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s Aug. 23 visit to Oklahoma continues to fill out, as Aaron Phillips will take on Matt Hobar in a bantamweight bout. more
A look at the August 23rd UFC Fight Night show in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where Ben Henderson and Rafael dos Anjos meet in a five-round main event.
Next month the UFC heads to Tulsa, Oklahoma for a promising looking Fight Night card that features Ben Henderson and Rafael dos Anjos in a big lightweight affair. Rather surprisingly, Francis Carmont is matched up with Thales Leites, and that's been pegged as the co-main event. It should be noted though that the poster actually promotes Demian Maia vs. Mike more
SAN ANTONIO – In a fight that was as furious as it was fast, Cody Gibson came back from the brink of defeat to notch a first-round TKO of Johnny Bedford at the 0:38 mark of Round 1 – though the ending was not without some controversy.Filed under: News, UFC more
That was uncomfortable. The main event of tonight's (Sun., July 6, 2014) The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 19 Finale at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, featured legendary former Lightweight Champion BJ Penn getting one more cracking at solving a puzzle that has baffled him twice before in Frankie Edgar. This time, he would do so in his first career bout contested at 145-pounds.
This also may or may not have served as his retirement fight.
If so, he went out on the lowest note possi more
The co-main event of tonight's (Tues., July 16, 2014) UFC Fight Night 45: "Cerrone vs. Miller" event at the Revel Hotel Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, featured Brazilian banger Edson Barboza taking on the always tough Evan Dunham.
Well, until he gets kicked in the liver.
In fairness, anyone would buckle if they had to take an uncontested kick straight to the stomach the way Dunham did. What was interesting about it was it didn't appear to land clean, instead "skimming" Dunham's midsection more
DUBLIN – Cody Donovan seemed to have turned the tide in his favor against Nikita Krylov in the first round. But with less than a minute left, when things went south, they went south quickly.Filed under: News, UFC more
Sometimes intelligent defense betrays a fighter's want to simply get out of the fight.
The lightweights kicked off the main card of today's (Sat., July 19, 2014) UFC Fight Night 46: "McGregor vs. Brandao" event at The O2 in Dublin, Ireland, as Norman Parke, undefeated inside the Octagon, welcomed back Naoyuki Kotani, who came in having won his last 13 fights.
The latter streak is over.
Kotani's game plan was clear early. His punches weren't about doing damage so much as a setting him up for a ta more
UFC Fight Night 44: Complete recap of tonight’s (Sat., June 28, 2014) Swanson vs. Stephens-led under card “Prelims” mixed martial arts (MMA) action that featured five bouts across five weight classes, airing live on FOX Sports 1 (FS1) and online via "Fight Pass." Who won? Who lost? Who got KTFO and submitted? Get complete UFC Fight Night 44 “Prelims” results recap below.
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SAN ANTONIO – It’s a good thing Carlos Diego Ferreira doesn’t get paid by the minute, or he’d be going home with a relatively meager paycheck.Filed under: News, UFC more