Ryan Bader's five-round decision win over Ovince St. Preux anchored UFC Fight Night 47, which did 735,000 viewers. The number ranked sixth among the ten Saturday night live main card events that have aired thus far since the move last summer to Fox Sports 1. Saturday night's UFC Fight Night from Bangor, Maine, headlined by Ryan Bader's five-round decision win over Ovince St. Preux, did 735,000 viewers on Fox Sports (FS) 1.Of UFC's ten live events on Saturday night since moving to FS 1 last Augus read news >>
Say this much for Michael Bisping: The man is a professional.
From the outside looking in, it’d be easy to greet Bisping’s latest assignment with one of the brash Brit’s trademark sneers. Cung Le? In China? As the headliner of an early-morning fight card airing only on the UFC’s Internet subscription service? Surely Bisping deserves better than that.
Granted, he’s had a tough go of it recently, scuffling to a 2-3 record since the beginning of 2012. But after eight years and 20 fights as one of t read news >>
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Guys, this is real. Please respect the accomplishments of this outstanding athlete.
They said it couldn't be done.
"He's getting too old" ... "He lost a step" ... "He's been out of the game too long."
Well guess what haters, Brock Lesnar is BACK and has another prestigious title to add to his incredible list of athletic achievements. Not only did "The Beast Incarnate" win the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at SummerSlam, the biggest pay-per-view (PPV) of the summer, he did it by pinning John read news >>
Herbert Burns has been rocketing up the featherweight ranks. He believes that if he can impress in his next fight, the bout after that could be for the ONE FC championship. read news >>
There were times when it seemed like nobody wanted to be there.
Ryan Bader succeeded only in spurts, Ovince Saint Preux finished looking lost and tired, and as the clock crept past 1 a.m. local time in Bangor, Maine, many spectators began to openly wonder if the UFC Fight Night 47 main event really needed five rounds. In the end, the better-prepared, better-rounded Bader asserted a kind of dominance, winning a unanimous decision (48-47, 49-46, 49-46) over the overmatched Saint Preux. With it, he read news >>
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Well, this is one way to go about it.
It seems like every time the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) holds an event, the winner in the headlining fight is asked about a potential title shot, even if it doesn't make a whole lot of sense to do so. Take, for instance, the case of Ryan Bader, who defeated Ovince St. Preux via unanimous decision (watch the highlights here) to close out UFC Fight Night 47 last night (Aug. 16, 2014) in Bangor, Maine.
This was the the #8 ranked light heavyweight beat read news >>
Ryan Bader relied on to his roots to derail Ovince St. Preux’s momentum. read news >>
BANGOR, Maine – Middleweight Tim Boetsch said he wasn’t discouraged by a tough first round and cut opened by opponent Brad Tavares at their meeting at UFC Fight Night 47.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
BANGOR, Maine – MMAjunkie assistant editor Matt Erickson gives his instant reaction to Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 47 main event between light heavyweights Ryan Bader and Ovince Saint Preux.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>