This Wednesday's UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, is headlined by a lightweight clash between the Garden State's own Jim Miller and Donald Cerrone. This is a matchup with major title implications, therefore making it a pivotal scrap inside the Octagon at 155 pounds. Miller, the most recognizable face from Whippany, New Jersey's AMA Fight Club, enters the bout ranked as the No. 7 lightweight in the world, according to the UFC's official rankings. The 30-year-old was a dark-horse t more
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – This is the UFC Fight Night 45 main card live blog for the UFC Fight Night 45 event at the Revel Casino in Altantic City.There will be six fights on the UFC Fight Night 45 main card. Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller, Edson Barboza vs. Evan Dunham, Rick Story vs. Leonardo Mafra, Justin Salas vs. Joe Proctor, John Lineker vs. Alptekin Ozkilic, and Lucas Martins vs. Alex White will be featured on the main card.Check out the UFC Fight Night 45 main card live blog below. More Cover more
A look at next Wednesday's UFC Fight Night card on Fox Sports 1, which features Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller in the main event in Atlantic City, NJ.
I hope you're geared up for what promises to be a highly entertaining night of fights next Wednesday in Atlantic City at the Revel Casino. Lightweights Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller comprise a surefire thriller of a main event, while Edson Barboza and Evan Dunham take part in a surefire thriller of a co-main event.
This card also features the retur more
This Wednesday night, a pivotal fight takes place in the lightweight division when Donald Cerrone squares off against Jim Miller in Atlantic City.
Cerrone is on a three-fight win streak, all of which were finishes that he earned fight-night bonuses for. The fight against Miller will arguably be Cerrone's biggest fight since a first-round TKO loss to Anthony Pettis in 2013.
Miller comes into the fight having won three of his last four, and his last two in a row. Both of his last two wins have bee more
Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller headline a modestly stacked Fight Night card for fight fans in New Jersey this Wednesday. If I'm not doing the Q & A format, I'll often try something else, but today it's as bare bones as it gets. It's a busy week, and I'll be tinkering with the preview format in the future. In the meantime, odds are listed respective to the listed fighter: so Barboza is -240, Story -280, and so forth. All numbers are taken from Best Fight Odds.
Lightweight Edson Barboza vs. Evan Du more
Neither Donald Cerrone nor Jim Miller has ever headlined a UFC pay-per-view.
Neither guy has ever been champion (or even fought for UFC gold).
Both are eternally kicking around the bottom half of the lightweight Top 10, and though they each come into Wednesday's UFC Fight Night 45 main event riding a modest win streak, they've lost their most recent bouts against top-flight competition. Still, this fight, man. This fight.
If you're a hardcore MMA fan, Cerrone vs. Miller is about as close to heav more
Wednesday night, Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller main evented UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City. It was a fight that did not disappoint. In a bout that lasted under two rounds, Cerrone was able to knock Miller out with a nasty head kick. It was a finish that was the end to a scrappy bout between two of the best lightweights in the world.
So, what did we learn? Here is a a breakdown of what we learned and what each fighter should do going forward. What We'll Remember About This Fight
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Wednesday night, Jim Miller stepped into the UFC Octagon opposite fellow lightweight contender Donald Cerrone. However, things did not go the way of Miller in this bout, as he succumbed to a second-round head-kick knockout loss in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
The loss for Miller knocks him out of contention for the time being. He is tough as nails and well-rounded as they come, but he has failed to break through to a title consideration with a performance against a fellow top lightweight.
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Watch the full fight video highlights for the UFC Fight Night: Atlantic City main event between Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller. more