UFC Fight Night 32 results and gif: Jeremy Stephens demolishes Rony Jason


jeremy-stephens-16.jpgGOIANIA, Brazil – It was brutal as it was quick. Jeremy Stephens needed less than a minute to floor Rony Jason with a head kick, and he then followed up with a scorching right hand that sealed the deal just 40 seconds into the first round.

The featherweight bout opened the main card of today’s UFC Fight Night 32 event at Goiania Arena in Goiania, Goias, Brazil. It aired on FOX Sports 1 following prelims on MMAjunkie.com.

After the fight, Stephens said that he spotted Jason leaning too far while throwing the right hand, and managed to time it perfectly with the head kick that caught Jason coming in.

The follow-up punch might have been unnecessary, however, as Stephens seemed to admit after the fight.

jeremy-stephens-ufc-fight-night-32-finish.gif“Rony Jason’s a very respectful guy, somebody I respect,” Stephens told UFC play-by-play man Jon Anik, who claimed that Stephens had apologized for the blow immediately after the stoppage. “He’s very humble, represents Brazil very well.

“I have a lot of respect for him, but the ref told me, ‘Don’t stop until I pull you off.’ It’s my job to come in here, and I’ve got to do my job.”

Stephens (22-9 MMA, 9-8 UFC) has now won two straight in the UFC after rebounding from a three-fight losing skid. Jason (13-4 MMA, 3-1 UFC) suffered his first loss in the octagon with the KO defeat.

Up-to-the-minute UFC Fight Night 32 results include:

For complete coverage of UFC Fight Night 32, stay tuned to the UFC Events section of the site.

John Morgan contributed to this report on-site in Brazil.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 27 days ago
  • 46 views

AUSTIN, Texas – Doo Ho Choi needed one solid right hand and all of 18 seconds to notch a win in his UFC debut.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 9 days ago
  • 2 views

Rony Jason is out, and newcomer Renato Carneiro now will meet Tom Niinimaki at UFC Fight Night 58 in Brazil next week.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 9 days ago
  • 2 views

Nine days before the show, the UFC Fight Night 58 card has suffered another change. Rony Jason, winner of the first season of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil, was forced to withdraw from a bout with Tom read news >>

  • 7 days ago
  • 3 views

Last night (Fri., Dec. 12, 2014), Jeremy Stephens and Charles Oliveira came to blows at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 20 Finale inside "The Pearl" in Las Vegas, Nevada. In a back-and-forth battle, Olive read news >>

  • 2 days ago
  • 108 views

BARUERI, Sao Paulo, Brazil – MMAjunkie is on scene and reporting live from Friday’s UFC Fight Night 58 fighter weigh-ins. Get text results inside. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 days ago
  • 1 views

BARUERI, Sao Paulo, Brazil – MMAjunkie is on scene and reporting live from Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 58. You can get live play-by-play and official results here beginning at approximately 6 p.m. ET. read news >>

  • a day ago
  • 1 views

Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) on Thursday released the drug test results for UFC Fight Night 56, which took place inside Ginasio Municipal Tancredo Neves in Uberlandia, Brazil, back on N read news >>

  • 20 hours ago
  • 0 views

C.B. Dollaway’s moment of truth has arrived in the Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight division. read news >>

  • 2 hours ago
  • 1 views

UFC Fight Night 58: Machida vs. Dollaway full live results from Berueri, Brazil, where Lyoto Machida and CB Dollaway meet in the main event. read news >>