- 2 years ago
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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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- 2 years ago
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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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- 3 years ago
- 138 views
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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LOS ANGELES – In a battle of a pair of fighters badly in need of wins, it was “The Juggernaut” who got back to his old form – even if he pulled off a rare accomplishment.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
In a UFC 184 battle between struggling welterweight veterans, Jake Ellenberger took on Josh Koscheck. Both men entered riding three-fight losing streaks defined by devastating stoppages and were likely to be released from the UFC with another loss. In a fairly slow first round, Ellenberger asserted himself with superior striking. While Koscheck flashed some of his once-elite wrestling skills, he was unable to assert his will. The second round, however, saw Ellenberger lock up a standing guilloti read news >>
Raquel "Rocky" Pennington knows she's fighting an uphill battle at UFC 184, but it's the opportunity she's been waiting for. While the Colorado native will appear in the co-main event slot opposite of UFC newcomer Holly Holm, The Ultimate Fighter alum is certainly on the lower end of the hype scale. This rings especially true when cast in the shadow of the headlining bout on the card that will feature women's bantamweight phenom Ronda Rousey putting her title on the line against undefeated scrap read news >>
Edson Barboza and Michael Johnson will battle in a kickboxing duel this Sunday (Feb. 22, 2015) at UFC Fight Night 61 inside the Ginasio Gigantinho in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Between two of the smoothest kickboxers in the division, what adjustments must be made for either man in order to claim victory? Find out below! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweights Edson Barboza and Michael Johnson look to move closer to title contention this Sunday night (Feb. 22, 2015) at UFC Fight Night 61 on read news >>
An enticing battle between two of the best and most bruising middleweights in the UFC has been rescheduled for April 18, and is set to air for free on Fox. Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza and Yoel Romero are now set to face off in the co-main event of UFC on Fox 15, according to a report from Thomas Gerbasi published Wednesday on UFC.com. #UFCNewJersey co-main event announced @JacareMMA vs @YoelRomeroMMA Story: http://t.co/VRVnX1SDO7 pic.twitter.com/tq8LE2zaQN — UFC News (@UFCNews) February 12, 2015 The read news >>
- 27 days ago
- 574 views
That looks painful... Even though Tyron Woodley's welterweight battle against Kelvin Gastelum did not live up to the hype this past weekend (Sat., Jan. 31, 2015) at UFC 183 in Las Vegas, "The Chosen One" came out of the entire situation as a class act. Following Gastelum missing weight by 10 pounds, Woodley chose to accept the fight so his fans could watch him perform, and once he earned the split decision victory (full results here), the former Strikeforce product stole the show with his humble read news >>
Too good to be true? Despite early reports that Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao was a done deal, the boxing "super fight" that could prove to be the richest in the history of the "sweet science" is not made yet, according to one half of the pugilistic participants. From the "Money" Instagram account: Laying back, relaxing, enjoying good weather, palm trees and piña coladas. While they continue to lie about making the fight... I'm just going to continue to travel and explore the world on my p read news >>
Kelvin Gastelum and Tyron Woodley will battle for a potential title shot this Saturday (Jan. 31, 2015) at UFC 183 inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Between these two talented wrestlers, what adjustments must be made for either man in order to claim victory? Find out how below! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweights Kelvin Gastelum and Tyron Woodley will go to war this Saturday night (Jan. 31, 2015) at UFC 183 inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevad read news >>
A battle for the welterweight title headlines RFA 24, as the promotion returns to Minnesota in March. read news >>
A battle between ranked light heavyweights is set for April. UFC on Fox 15 looks like it has a second light heavyweight bout set for the card, with the addition of Ovince St. Preux vs. Patrick Cummins. Each man will be looking to move up in a division that is currently in flux. The news was reported by MMA Fighting. St. Preux (17-6, 5-1 UFC) rebounded from his first UFC loss to Ryan Bader by knocking out Mauricio Rua in just 34 seconds in the main event of UFC Fight Night 56 in November. That ef read news >>
Jordan Mein and Thiago Alves will engage in a kickboxing battle this Saturday (Jan. 31, 2015) at UFC 183 inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Between these very talented strikers, what adjustments must be made for either man in order to claim victory? Find out how below! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweights Jordan Mein and Thiago Alves will go to war this Saturday (Jan. 31, 2015) at UFC 183 inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. At just 25 years read news >>