In a lightweight battle of UFC veterans, Tyson Griffin earned a unanimous-decision win over Efrain Escudero.
The bout served as the main event of Friday's Resurrection Fighting
Alliance 4 event, which took place at Las Vegas' Texas Station Gambling
Hall & Hotel. The night's main card aired on AXS TV.
Griffin had to survive a few tight armbar attempts from his opponent,
but his powerful strikes and wrestling control eventually earned him the
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LOS ANGELES - After catching a questionable split call in his official octagon debut, Nam Phan got judges to go his way.
Battling significant disadvantages in height and reach, Phan put on striking clinic against a game Cole Miller, taking home two of three rounds on two judges cards for a split decision.
The featherweight fight closed out the preliminary card of Saturday's UFC on FOX 4 event at Staples Center in Los Angeles. It aired on FUEL TV prior to a main card on FOX.
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Two of the two strikers in the UFC are set to do battle as Pat Barry returns to action at UFC on Versus 4 to face Cheick Kongo in a heavyweight match-up on the June 26 card.
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Light heavyweight sluggers Fabio Maldonado and Hans Stringer are set to battle on the main card of UFC 179 this Saturday night (Oct. 25, 2014) inside Ginásio do Maracanãzinho in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In a match between such experienced fighters, what adjustments must they make to win? Read our fight preview to find out! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweights Fabio Maldonado and Hans Stringer will battle it out at UFC 179 this Saturday night (Oct. 25, 2014) inside Ginásio do Ma read news >>
Bellator CEO Scott Coker details some of the battle plans for the promotion in 2015, noting the company's next major event, on Nov. 15, will be the prototype of the shows planned going forward. It doesn't quite seem like it, but it's been four months since Scott Coker took over from Bjorn Rebney as the CEO of Bellator MMA.With one exception, changes when watching Bellator aren't that evident. But the feeling is there will be a different look come the new year.There has been one obvious immediate read news >>
In a battle of UFC veterans at Bellator 129 in Iowa, Paul Bradley got a decision win over Josh Neer. In the catchweight co-main event, Houston Alexander lost a point for headbutting Virgil Zwicker, leading to a tie. Paul Bradley took Josh Neer down early in all three rounds and kept him down for most of the fight en route to a unanimous decision (30-27x3) win over "The Dentist" at Bellator 129 last night in Iowa. Neer saw his three-fight win streak evaporate and refused to shake hands with his f read news >>
Originally scheduled to face each other in August, the welterweight battle fans have been waiting for will land in Las Vegas on January 31, as Thiago Alves continues his comeback against Jordan Mein read news >>
A lightweight battle was added to the upcoming The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale card in Las Vegas. UFC officially announced that Daron Cruickshank will take on former Strikeforce star K.J. Noons at the Nevada’s Palms Casino Resort on Dec. 12. Fresh off a decision victory over Anthony Njokuani, Cruickshank (16-5) improved to 3-1 in his past four bouts inside the Octagon. Noons (13-7), who looked impressive in his last UFC bout with a 30-second win over Sam Stout in April, enters the bout on a two-f read news >>
Sergio Pettis will share a card with his lightweight champion brother at UFC 181. read news >>
Three more fights were recently added to the ONE FC: Battle of Lions card, including bouts for top featherweight prospects Amir Khan and Major Overall. read news >>
With three new matchups, the lineup is taking shape for next month’s “ONE FC 23: Battle of Lions” event.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News read news >>