And according to "The Anvil," never fought anyone good. "Let me make this the right way, Bryan Caraway is not my dream fight. I promise you. He's just another guy out there in my weight class, but I feel like people want me to fight him, fans want me to fight him. As a fighter I respect him, I think he's got a lot of good techniques, he's a good fighter and you know, I feel like he's kinda scared of me. Which I don't blame him. Am I bad match up for him? I'm a bad match up for everyone, I guaran read news >>
Despite winning six fights in a row, a streak that includes a win over now-champion TJ Dillashaw, Raphael Assuncao will need another victory to keep his bantamweight title shot hopes going.
On Wednesday, MMAJunkie.com reported that UFC matchmakers have booked Assuncao for a bout with Bryan Caraway. The matchup will be added to UFC Fight Night 54, which is to be hosted by the Halifax Metro Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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Bantamweight No. 1 contender-in-waiting Raphael Assuncao will have to win at least one more time to earn a shot at UFC gold. read news >>
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has added a pair of bouts for its upcoming UFC Fight Night 54 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, expected to air on Fight Pass and FOX Sports 1 on Oct. 4, 2014 inside Halifax Metro Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
First up is a bantamweight battle pitting Bryan Caraway against Raphael Assuncao. Caraway (19-6) is 4-1 since graduating The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 14 with four submission finishes. Assuncao (22-4), meanwhile, is the w read news >>
October’s UFC Fight Night 54 lineup in Canada has two new additions, including a key bantamweight fight and a pair of UFC newcomers.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
Raphael Assuncao, the last man to beat current UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw, will return to action in October.
Ranked No. 3 in the 135-pound division, Assuncao is set to collide with Bryan Caraway at the UFC Fight Night 54 card in Halifax, Nova Scotia on Oct. 4. UFC announced the match-up Wednesday.
A strawweight bout between Paige VanZant and Kailin Curran, first reported by MMAFighting.com, is also official for the card.
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UFC bantamweight Bryan Caraway thought he was doing something nice when he took his parents on vacation in Cancun recently, but if not for some quick-thinking heroics by fellow UFC fighter Miesha Tate, it could have been deadly.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
UFC bantamweight competitor Bryan Caraway says he could potentially face either Michael McDonald or Rapahel Assuncao in his next fight. Bryan Caraway believes a ‘top five' opponent is on tap for his next octagon outing.
The longtime UFC bantamweight, who is gradually working his way through the ranks, stated that there have been preliminary talks to potentially face either Michael McDonald or Raphael Assuncao in his next fight. He also believes he earned the significant step up in competition, p read news >>
Now 4-1 as a UFC bantamweight, Bryan Caraway says he’s on the cusp of big things in his career and that the UFC is eying him for a top-tier oponent.Filed under: MMAjunkie Radio, News, UFC read news >>
Listen to or download today’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Matt Mitrione, Brian Stann, Kenny Florian, Cat Zingano, Bryan Caraway, Russell Doane, Chuck Zito, Kenny Johnson and Jeremy Botter. Filed under: News, Radio, UFC read news >>