Results for: Stoppage in news

  • 6 days ago
  • 0 views
  • News

Coming off three stoppage victories in three different weight classes, Lucas Martins is scheduled to return to the Octagon in October. UFC officially announced on Tuesday that "Mineiro" meets Darren Elkins in a featherweight bout at UFC 179 on Oct. 25. The pay-per-view card takes place at the Maracanazinho gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Martins (15-1) has been impressive in his last appearances inside the Octagon. Unbeaten since his short-notice UFC debut against Edson Barboza, the Chute B read news >>

  • 9 days ago
  • 50 views
  • News

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight scrapper Michael Chiesa was stopped by Joe Lauzon in the second round of their UFC Fight Night 50 lightweight showdown (recap), after the attending physician deemed "Maverick" unfit to continue, thanks to "J-Lau's" knee to the dome that opened up a nasty cut (see it here). And he's not happy about it. "Out of all the bloody three-round wars I've seen ... Diego, Lauzon and many others, why the hell did they stop my fight?" Cheisa asked on Twitter. read news >>

  • 10 days ago
  • 2 views
  • News

Ronaldo Souza and Ben Rothwell took home performance bonuses for their respective stoppage wins, while Lauzon and Chiesa won ‘Fight of the Night’ honours. While much of the talk heading into Friday night's dual events for the UFC and Bellator was about the two promotions going "head-to-head" for the first time in their respective histories, the UFC still managed to put on an outstanding fight card on free television that featured four consecutive stoppages on the main card, including several sur read news >>

  • 10 days ago
  • 32 views
  • News

Patricio Pitbull Freire defeated Patt Curran in a rematch from Bellator to become the nw featherweight champion; King Mo, Bobby Lashley and Cheick Kongo all earned stoppage victories on the main card. In what marked the first time that the UFC and Bellator went "head-to-head" against each other, MMA No. 2 promotion put on an entertaining night of fights that featured a wide array of stoppages and a thrilling main event that culminated in the crowning of a new champion. In a rematch from Bellator read news >>

  • 10 days ago
  • 17 views
  • News

That cut, though. The main card of tonight's (Fri., Sept. 5, 2014) UFC Fight Night 50: "Jacare vs. Mousasi" event from the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Ledyard, Connecticut on Fox Sports 1 featured perennial bonus winner Joe Lauzon taking on Ultimate Fighter (TUF): "Live" winner Michael Chiesa. Lauzon was the aggressor early, earning a quick takedown and working from top position. Chiesa worked his way back to his feet and eventually gained superior position of his own but that didn't last long and read news >>

  • 13 days ago
  • 12 views
  • News

And he says stopping Rafael dos Anjos from dishing out further punishment to an unconscious ex-champ at UFC Fight Night 49, was the right call to make. Known as one of the best, if not the best, referee in mixed martial arts (MMA), John McCarthy has received his fair share of criticism in the past for what many deemed as bad calls inside the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Octagon. Case in point, "Big John" came under fire back on Aug. 23, 2014, when he put a halt to the main event fight at read news >>

  • 13 days ago
  • 5 views
  • News

Big John McCarthy last officiated a UFC bout in Nevada in 2007, a long time for one of MMA’s most revered referees to stay out of the "fight capital of the world." That will all change on Sept. 27, when McCarthy will join the rotation of officials at UFC 178 at the MGM Grand. Yahoo’s Kevin Iole reported that McCarthy was coming back in mid-August. McCarthy had been vocal about his distaste for the Nevada Athletic Commission and its former head, Keith Kizer. But with a new regime in place, and pl read news >>

  • 16 days ago
  • 8 views
  • News

SACRAMENTO – Following a brutal stoppage of veteran Shayna Baszler at UFC 177, Bethe Correia is closer than ever to a shot at the UFC women’s bantamweight.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 16 days ago
  • 9 views
  • News

Anthony Hamilton talked about his win over Ruan Potts at UFC 177. The fight was stopped after Potts had no answer for Hamilton's repeated body shots to the ribs as a bruise continued to grow. read news >>

  • 16 days ago
  • 8 views
  • News

According to FightMetric.com , Ruan Potts absorbed a total of 53 significant strikes to the body in his loss to Anthony Hamilton at UFC 177. read news >>

  • 20 days ago
  • 4 views
  • News

One of the fastest wins of Rafael dos Anjos’ career was also the biggest. The Brazilian lightweight became the first man to knock out former UFC champion Ben Henderson at UFC Fight Night 49, and his coaches knew that a flying knee could get the job done. "I trained that knee a lot in the locker room with master Rafael Cordeiro," dos Anjos told MMAFighting.com. "On my way to the Octagon, master Roberto Gordo told me ‘Rafael, do that knee because it’s working. Remember it, believe it.’" dos Anjos, read news >>

<< Previous PageNext Page >>
<< Previous PageNext Page >>