Ross Pearson found himself on the wrong end of one of the most controversial split decisions in UFC history this past June. Now he looks to put it behind him and move on with a statement win over Gray Maynard on August 16.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
UFC bantamweight Russell Doane gets nervous in the octagon. This he can admit; it’s the one thing that makes watching his fights uncomfortable and keeps him from calling out a top-five fighter.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, Videos read news >>
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 read news >>
SAN JOSE – Still on the mend from a personal tragedy, Bobby Green feinted and stalked his way to a close win over former Strikeforce champion Josh Thomson. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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 read news >>
There are a pair of unanimous picks on Saturday’s UFC card in Dublin. But the big ticket on the show, surprisingly, is not a unanimous pick. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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Saul Alvarez took home a controversial split decision win over Erislandy Lara during the "Honor & Glory" boxing pay-per-view (PPV) event from Showtime, which took place last Saturday night (July 12, 2014) inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The controversy wasn't necessarily in the win for "Canelo," as it was a super-close fight, but rather in the 117-111 scorecard from ringside judge Levi Martinez. Check out the video highlights in the embedded player above and see for yourself. read news >>
And somehow managed to draw a 117-111 score from judge Levi Martinez. It was damn close and will likely spark quite a bit of debate, but Saul "Canelo" Alvarez came out on top in a clash of the best junior middleweights on the planet, narrowly defeating Cuban standout Erislandy Lara in the "Honor & Glory" Showtime boxing pay-per-view (PPV) event last Saturday night (July 12, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Get full results and round-by-round action here.
Lara started strong, using his footwork to ste read news >>
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 read news >>
In a bout most experts saw as the potential fight of the night, flyweights Justin Scoggins and Dustin Ortiz opened The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale and didn't disappoint, putting on a scintillating bout of action that never slowed for a second.
In the first frame, Scoggins seemed to be getting controlled early, but Scoggins maneuvered for position underneath, locking up an armbar that seemed just moments away from inducing a tap from Ortiz. The Duke Roufus product hung on, however, but the two spe read news >>
LAS VEGAS – Putting in a ton of work both on the feet and on the ground, Dustin Ortiz survived a dicey moment in the first round to hand Justin Scoggins his first loss. Ortiz (14-3 MMA, 3-1 UFC) had to fend off a solid armbar from Scoggins (9-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) in the first, (...) read news >>