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Cub Swanson is a man with an objective, and his seek and destroy mission didn't slow down one bit at UFC 152. read news >>
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TORONTO - Hard-hitting Cub Swanson simply doesn't know how to be in a boring fight.
On Saturday night, the 28-year-old continued his impressive rise up the
UFC's featherweight ranks with a crushing knockout win over
Brazilian prospect Charles Oliveira.
The featherweight bout opened up the main card of Saturday's UFC 152
event at Air Canada Centre in Toronto. The fight aired on pay-per-view
following prelims on FX and Facebook.
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Featherweights Cub Swanson vs. Charles Oliveira and welterweights Dan Miller vs. Sean Pierson are set for UFC 152 in Toronto.
UFC officials today announced both bouts.
UFC 152 takes place Sept. 22 at Air Canada Centre in Toronto. The event's main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FX and Facebook.
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LAS VEGAS – Chris Weidman, Cub Swanson, Dennis Siver, Frankie Edgar and Charles Oliveira each earned bonuses, believed to be $50,000 each, for their performances at Saturday's UFC 162 event. read news >>
Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar will face Charles Oliveira, while Cub Swanson throws down with Dennis Siver at UFC 162 on July 6 in Las Vegas. read news >>
It's clear Cub Swanson's takedown defense still needs some work. Frankie Edgar dominated him with excellent wrestling skills en route to a last-second submission win in the fifth round. Per MMA Junkie, Edgar said he would take Swanson's title shot, and he seemed to have done just that. He maintained top position for much of the bout and subsequently eliminated Swanson's striking prowess. From top position, Edgar rained down elbows and punches in a one-sided beatdown. By the time the fight was ov read news >>
Last night (Sat., Nov. 22, 2014), Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson dueled in a potential title eliminator at UFC Fight Night 57 inside Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. In a surprising performance, Edgar absolutely smashed Cub Swanson for a fifth round finish. Find out how below! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight contenders Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson scrapped over a potential title shot last night (Sat., Nov. 22, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 57 inside Frank Erwin Center in Austin read news >>
Frankie Edgar polished off his dominant performance over Cub Swanson with a flourish, scoring the latest finish in UFC history with a fifth-round neck crank which, with just four seconds remaining, coaxed a quick tap from Swanson in what had already become an overwhelmingly lopsided main event in Austin, Texas at UFC Fight Night 57. "Dana (White), you said you'd be watching. I hope you like what you see," an elated Edgar (18-4-1) said afterward. "I'm coming for that belt. Whether you give it to read news >>
I know a lot of mixed martial arts (MMA) fans were hoping to see Conor McGregor make a run at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight title, currently held by Brazilian heartbreaker Jose Aldo, but Frankie Edgar just ran over the No. 2 fighter in the division. "The Answer" made Cub Swanson -- previously the winner of six straight -- look like some scrub they pulled out of the stands inside the Frank Erwin Center. I'm riding shotgun in the McGregor war wagon and would love to see th read news >>
Frankie Edgar gave Cub Swanson a thorough beating and picked up an ultra-late submission win in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57. Former champion Frankie Edgar entered his UFC Fight Night 57 fight with Cub Swanson as a favorite, but not much of one. Swanson was on a long winning streak and had a lot of momentum coming in, and some were wondering if Edgar was starting to regress. Well, he's not. Edgar schooled Swanson for almost four full rounds, completing seven takedowns and controlling lar read news >>
In the latest finish in UFC history, Frankie Edgar tapped out Cub Swanson with seconds left in their five-round fight, which Edgar had been dominating. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>