Two exciting welterweight showdowns will take place in "Sin City" this fall.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has been busy behind the scenes this weekend, pushing out match ups for its late summer/early fall fight cards. Joining the upcoming UFC 178 pay-per-view (PPV) event, scheduled for Sept. 27, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada, is a welterweight bangfest pitting Patrick Cote against Stephen Thompson.
Winnipeg Free Press brought word of the pairing earlier today.
Cote (20-8) has won three in a more
A welterweight bout between Brian Ebersole and John Howard has been booked for this fall’s UFC 178 event.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
One of the most well-traveled journeymen in mixed martial arts will fight for the first time in 2014 at UFC 178. The promotion announced on Sunday via its official website that a welterweight fight between Brian Ebersole and John “Doomsday” Howard has been added to the stacked September 27th event in Las Vegas. Ebersole, who trains out of Tiger Muay Thai, made his UFC debut in 2011 after 62 professional fights and won his first four bouts before suffering back-to-back decision losses to James He more
James Te Huna has planned a rude welcome for Nate Marquardt. Whether he can execute it or not remains to be seen. more
AUCKLAND, New Zealand – Nate Marquardt put the pressure on James Te Huna right away, and he never let up on his way to a main-event upset.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC more
Nate "The Great" Marquardt made a successful return to middleweight on Saturday in New Zealand, after a failed three-year experiment at welterweight. more
In his return to middleweight and in a fight he desperately needed to win, former Strikeforce welterweight champion and previously top middleweight contender Nate Marquardt stopped hometown favorite James Te Huna via first-round armbar in the main event at UFC Fight Night 43 in Auckland, New Zealand on Saturday night.
The bout was never very competitive as Marquardt initially used push kicks and effective circling to keep Te Huna at distance. The Kiwi pushed things into high gear after eating a more
Well, that didn't take long.
Nate Marquardt was on a Middleweight mission from God to get back on the winning track after losing three straight Welterweight matches.
Marquardt tooled James Te Huna -- a former Light Heavyweight who was making his 185-pound debut -- earlier this morning (June 28, 2014) in the main event of UFC Fight Night 43, which took place at The Vector Arena in Auckland, New Zealand.
It all started with a gut-busting knee from Marquardt to the belly early more
Returning to middleweight after a recent slump at 170 pounds, Nate Marquardt was in dire need of a win against James Te Huna in the UFC Fight Night 43 main event yesterday (Sat., June 28, 2014) from Auckland, New Zealand. "The Great" returned to his grappling roots to take out the hometown favorite. Find out how in our fight breakdown below!
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweights Nate Marquardt and James Te Huna faced off in the main event of UFC Fight Night 43 yesterday (Sat., June more