Whenever Cub Swanson fights, there's a chance for an explosive finish. He won't have to hunt down his opponent on Saturday night, as Jeremy "Lil Heathen" Stephens is never one to back down from a brawl.
Swanson has made it clear: He believes he deserves a shot at the title. He has already faced and been knocked out by current champion Jose Aldo, but that was in 2009 when both were in WEC. He wants his crack at the title soon, but Stephens stands in his way.
'Lil Heathen has been up and down over more
The main event planned for UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City has Fight of the Night written all over it. Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone, owner of three straight stoppage victories, will take on the tough and dangerous Jim Miller. Cerrone and Miller are ranked sixth and seventh, respectively, in the lightweight division.
The winner may not be ready for a title shot, but he would certainly have every right to consider himself one fight away. Khabib Nurmagomedov has already made it known that he would l more
MMA Fighting has the UFC Fight Night 44 fight card for the upcoming UFC event at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas on June 28.In the main event, featherweights Cub Swanson will square off against Jeremy Stephens. In the co-main event, former TUF champion Kelvin Gastelum faces Nicholas Musoke.Check out the UFC Fight Night 44 results.Main card (FOX Sports 1 at 10 p.m. ET)Cub Swanson vs. Jeremy StephensKelvin Gastelum vs. Nicholas MusokeCezar Ferreira vs. Andrew CraigRicardo Lamas vs. Hacran Di more
From Yahoo Sports: After some serious ups and downs, Stephens meets Cub Swanson in the main event of a UFC Fight Night card Saturday in San Antonio. more
A look at this Saturday night's UFC Fight Night in San Antonio, where Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens square off in a featherweight main event.
It's double fight week! This Saturday, in the wee hours of the morning, you'll find a UFC Fight Night in Auckland, New Zealand, and then that night another Fight Night in San Antonio, Texas. Cub Swanson has been on a fantastic run of form in the UFC, having won 5 straight after losing his promotional debut to Ricardo Lamas. Swanson has finished all of hi more
Check out the UFC on Fox 12 fight card, scheduled for July 26th in San Jose, CA. UFC on Fox 12 only has ten bouts attached to the card at the moment but it's already one of the deeper cards of the year in terms of potential excitement. The promotion is returning to San Jose on July 26th for the show, and the headliner will be what amounts to a number one contender fight at welterweight with Matt Brown taking on Robbie Lawler. Brown has won seven in a row, while Lawler rebounded from a title shot more
Jeremy Stephens has been a member of the UFC roster since May 2007. However, after numerous ups and downs, he’s been told he’s just a win away from a title shot.Filed under: News, UFC more
More fights are coming to Fight Pass online digital network and FOX Sports 1 this weekend (Sat., June 28, 2014) when UFC Fight Night 44: "Swanson vs. Stephens" mixed martial arts (MMA) event kicks off from AT&T Center, San Antonio, Texas. MMAmania.com's Patrick Stumberg kicks off our UFC Fight Night 44 fight-week coverage with a full slate of "Prelims" under card previews predictions.
Don't expect this Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) main event to see the judges.
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"Lil Heathen" may have a power advantage on Swanson, but Cub says he has a more impressive resume of victories, which in the end, is what the fight game is all about. Jeremy Stephens believes he will have a power advantage over Cub Swanson when the two talented featherweights collide in the main event of this weekend's (Sat., June 28, 2014) UFC Fight Night 44 event in San Antonio, Texas, saying that his punching power is far superior than that of Cub's.
While Swanson won't dispute "Lil' Heathen' more