Phil Davis faced some of the nastiest crowds ever in his college wrestling career, so fighting a Brazilian in Brazil will be nothing new to him. read news >>
Although UFC officials have yet to confirm the fight, Glover Teixeira says he is fighting Phil Davis at UFC 179 on Oct. 25 in Rio de Janeiro. read news >>
UFC light-heavyweight competitor Phil Davis discussed his upcoming match-up against Glover Teixeira and why he was misquoted on his biased Brazilian judges comment. read news >>
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Phil Davis will make his third trip to Brazil on Oct. 25, when he battles fellow light heavyweight contender Glover Teixeira at UFC 179, and he spoke to the Brazilian media about his previous wins in the city, against Lyoto Machida and Wagner Prado, Teixeira's loss to Jon Jones, his concerns towards the judges in Brazil and much more. read news >>
UFC light-heavyweight competitor Phil Davis revealed that he is legitimately worried Glover Teixeira’s home-field advantage when they meet at UFC 179 in Brazil. Phil Davis does not mind fighting in hostile territory. However, he is concerned that apart from the chants of the boisterous Brazilian crowd, he will have to deal with a bad decision from biased judges when he faces Glover Teixeira in the co-main event of UFC 179 in October.
This is not to suggest that Davis is not excited about the mat read news >>
Don't leave it in the .. oh what's the point.
Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight contender, Phil Davis, knows a thing or two about judges' decisions, having battled his way to the scorecards in his last three fights.
It's not unreasonable to think Davis, a decorated collegiate wrestler, will make it four straight when taking on the dangerous Glover Teixeira in the co-main event of UFC 179, which takes place on Oct. 27, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. But will he get a fai read news >>
And somebody is going to be a stepping stone.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will shake up the Light Heavyweight landscape with a 205-pound showdown in the UFC 179 co-main event, where former division No. 1-ranked contender Glover Teixeira takes on wrestling powerhouse Phil Davis.
UFC rubber stamped the pairing earlier today.
Teixeira is coming off a five-round drubbing at the hands of division kingpin Jon Jones at UFC 172. Before that, the power-punching Brazilian had gone eight years wit read news >>
The much-discussed light heavyweight contest between Phil Davis and Glover Teixeira is now official as the co-main event of UFC 179.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Phil Davis will fight in hostile territory one more time.
The American light heavyweight, who earned his last win fighting Lyoto Machida in Rio de Janeiro, will travel to the city on Oct. 25 to face Glover Teixeira at the UFC 179 pay-per-view card at the Maracanazinho gymnasium.
"My manager called me yesterday confirming the fight to Maracanazinho," Teixeira broke the news to PVT on Friday. "It’s going to be awesome to fight in Brazil again, in Rio de Janeiro. I’m really happy, training a lot.
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Brazilian standout Lucas Martins is probably thankful he’s headed back to featherweight after a recent UFC appearance at 135 pounds.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is looking to shake up the light heavyweight rankings with a potential 205-pound showdown later this fall, pitting former division number one contender Glover Teixeira (No. 4) against hot-and-cold wrestling standout Phil Davis (No. 6).
That's according to a report from UFC Tonight; however, nothing is official at this time.
Teixeira (22-3) is fresh off a five-round shellacking at the hands of division kingpin Jon Jones. Prior to his UFC 172 main e read news >>