That was a close one.
The main card of tonight's (Sat., July 26, 2014) UFC on Fox 12: "Lawler vs. Brown" network television event at the SAP Center in San Jose, California, kicked off with a lightweight battle pitting perennial contender Josh Thomson against up-and-coming heavy hitter Bobby Green, who took the bout on short notice as an injury replacement for Michael Johnson.
The two were feeling each other out early, Green playing the role of the aggressor while Thomson fire off hard counter sh more
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In what was the biggest fight of his career, the Inland Empire's Bobby Green proved that he is ready to contend in the UFC's lightweight division. Green won a very close split decision victory over longtime MMA veteran, Josh Thomson.
The score cards were 29-28, 28-29, 29-28 in Green's favor.
The first fight on the UFC on FOX 12 main card took place primarily on the feet, with Green holding the center of the cage and stalking, while Thomson circled found offense from the middle. The 27-year old G more
Those leg kicks were nasty, though.
Marcus Brimage was out of mixed martial arts (MMA) action for more than one year after suffering a technical knockout loss to Conor McGregor in a featherweight scrap at UFC on FUEL TV 9. "Bama Beast" returned tonight (Sat., July 5, 2014) on UFC 175's pay-per-view (PPV) main card against Russell Doane in Las Vegas, Nevada.
And he struggled.
Doane controlled the action early with superior grappling, threatening late in the first round with a submission. Brimage more
Dana White said before Saturday night's main event between Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown that he would walk back to Las Vegas if the thing went to a decision.
Guess what? It's 516 miles from San Jose's SAT Center to Las Vegas, where the UFC is headquartered. The promotion's president is going to need some comfortable shoes, because that's exactly what happened.
Lawler and Brown put on a bloody back-and-forth fight that, against all odds, made it the full five rounds. Ultimately Lawler controlled more
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Your new number one contender looks an awful lot like the old number one contender.
The main event of tonight's (Sat., July 26, 2014) UFC on Fox 12 network television broadcast from the SAP Center in San Jose, California, featured Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown fighting over the number one contender spot in the welterweight division. The winner was promised a title shot against Johny Hendricks before anyone else.
Well, step right up, ol' ruthless one.
The two hard hitting brawlers failed to delive more
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Get full fight results here from the Canelo vs. Lara PPV and the main event of Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara.
Canelo Alvarez def. Erislandy Lara - Split decision (115-113 Lara; 115-113 Canelo; 117-111 Canelo)
Heading into tonight's PPV main event of Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara, many were calling this a 50/50 fight, and that is exactly how it played out. The two men showed that they were very evenly matched in an incredibly close back and forth fight. In the end, it was Canelo Alvarez w more