LAS VEGAS -- It was billed as the answer to the bottomless pit that has been boxing’s heavyweight division. read news >>
- 8 months ago
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ONE FC bantamweight champion Bibiano Fernandes outwrestled and outclassed Masakatsu Ueda to successfully defend his belt in the main event of ONE FC 15 on Friday night in Manila, Philippines, although the Brazilian's first finish within the ONE FC cage continued to elude him. Ueda defeated three opponents in succession to take gold in ONE FC's inaugural bantamweight tournament, but on this night it would be Fernandes who set the tone early. The former DREAM two-division champion dumped Ueda on h read news >>
JARAGUA DO SUL, Brazil – Jussier Formiga had a tough act to follow, but for the most part, he got the job done. Formiga used stifling top control to keep Chris Cariaso at bay, then survived a late rally to win a unanimous decision. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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LAS VEGAS - Shane Roller played the roll of spoiler on Saturday night and staved off a possible pink slip while he was at it.
After electing to stand with John Alessio in the first round, Roller used a controlling ground attack in the second and third to pick up a unanimous decision win. Roller kept Alessio from a victory in the 50th fight of his professional career and snapped a three-fight skid to likely save his job.
The preliminary-card bout was part of Saturday's UFC 148 event at read news >>