UFC 144 results: Tim Boetsch scores stunning comeback win over Yushin Okami


  • Share on Tumblr
  • submit to reddit

(This story first ran at PressConnects.com) BALTIMORE — At 26 years old, UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones admits it is difficult even for him to realize he could soon be considered the best fighter in the history of mixed martial arts. But it’s a reality (…)

view original article >>

Related News

  • 17 days ago
  • 23 views

Brad Tavares believes Tim Boetsch will be gunning for a conservative victory, not an exciting fight, when the pair meet at UFC Fight Night 47 later this summer.Filed under: News, UFC more

  • 2 days ago
  • 16 views

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Turns out the barista can actually fight. Patrick Cummins made Kyle Kingsbury's hometown fight one to forget on Saturday. The SoCal-based fighter, who is most remembered for his spectacle of a fight against Daniel Cormier at UFC 170, made it look easy Saturday at UFC on FOX 12 at the SAP Center. Cummins was rarely threatened in the light heavyweight fight, as the Reign MMA fighter won via unanimous decision, winning on scores of 30-27, 30-25, and 30-24. With the victory, Cummi more

  • 28 days ago
  • 22 views

With his first anniversary as UFC middleweight champion approaching, it sounds as though Chris Weidman has made peace with never getting the credit he deserves. It’s hard to believe anyone would doubt him leading up to his UFC 175 showdown with Lyoto Machida—a fight exactly 364 days removed from the first time he toppled Anderson Silva and took a hammer to our delicate sensibilities—yet some fans remain unimpressed. There was enough weirdness during his two 2013 victories over Silva that those p more

  • 28 days ago
  • 37 views

At UFC 175, No. 3 middleweight contender Lyoto Machida will attempt to strip the championship title away from the division’s reigning champion, Chris Weidman. With the win, the Brazilian would set himself up to become the third mixed martial artist in UFC history to acquire a belt from two separate divisions. However, Machida’s opportunity to wrest the title away from Weidman does not come without its own set of challenges. Weidman is a NCAA Division I All-American wrestler who has transitioned more

  • 23 days ago
  • 24 views

Former RFA middleweight champion Kevin Casey made his Octagon debut at UFC 175 on Saturday, and he was more than proud to rep his former promotion by handily defeating former Legacy FC champ Bubba Bush. more

  • 23 days ago
  • 16 views

Perennial UFC middleweight contender Vitor Belfort feels he's been waiting on the sidelines for too long and is ready for another crack at UFC gold. Following 185-pound champ Chris Weidman's hard-fought win by decision over Lyoto Machida at UFC 175 Saturday night, "The Phenom" was quick to make it known on Twitter that he wants the next shot at "The All-American": Now I want what I deserve, MY TITIE SHOT!!! Don't run away!! No excuses!! Agora eu quero o q eu… http://t.co/wZYj8OBVAT — Vitor Belfo more

  • 18 days ago
  • 37 views

Things didn’t look good for Eric Kelly (11-1) in his bout with Rob Lisita (14-6), but a refusal to relent eventually earned “The Natural” a chance to score a surprising victory.Filed under: News more

  • 10 days ago
  • 9 views

DUBLIN – Trevor Smith and Tor Troeng spent 15 minutes wrestling for momentum in close quarters, slogging through a grinder of a fight.Filed under: News, UFC more

  • 9 days ago
  • 81 views

They call them the Fighting Irish for a reason. Boston-born Dubliner Cathal Penrded first electrified the sellout crowd at the O2 Arena on Saturday with his Octagon walkout. Then the middleweight brought them to his feet again during the fight, as he shook off a 10-8 first round and submitted Mike King at 3:33 of the second at UFC Fight Night 46. "This is all about believing in yourself and working hard," said Pendred. "This is where it pays off." More Coverage: UFC Fight Night 46 Results | UFC more