MENU
#UFC 217 #Conor McGregor #Michael Bisping #GSP #UFC Fight Night 55


UFC women’s featherweight champion Germaine de Randamie hadn’t even left the arena floor before fans started reminding her about the challenger in waiting, Cristiane Justino – aka “Cyborg.”

The UFC’s “Thrill and Agony” videos take us up close and behind the scenes of pay-per-view events, and at UFC 208 on Feb. 11, it was all about the fighters’ reactions after close decisions in both the headliner and co-headliner.

UFC 208 took place at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., and in the pay-per-view main event, de Randamie (8-3 MMA, 4-1 UFC) edged ex-bantamweight champ Holly Holm (10-3 MMA, 3-3 UFC) via close unanimous decision – arguably with the help of some late post-round punches.

As you can see in the above video, it was a crushing loss for Holm and her team. And despite her win, de Randamie was quickly reminded about “Cyborg” as she left the arena.

Speaking of narrow decisions, we also have co-headliner Derek Brunson (16-5 MMA, 7-3 UFC), who suffered a unanimous-decision defeat to former longtime middleweight champ Anderson Silva (34-8 MMA, 17-4 UFC). “The Spider” got the nod from the judges, though the overwhelming majority of media outlets scored the fight for Brunson, according to MMADecisions.com.

The video above is a preview of “Thrill and Agony.” UFC Fight Pass subscribers can now watch the entire episode, which eventually will make its way to YouTube.

For complete coverage of UFC 208, check out the UFC Events section of the site.

view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Galleries

Germaine de Randamie Fights

  • 9 months ago
  • 813 views

Comments

Show Comments

Related News

UFC middleweight champ Michael Bisping being sued for alleged choking incident in California gym

  • 29 days ago
  • 54 views

UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping has arguably the most important fight of his career in 10 days, but a new distraction has popped up.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

UFC champ Cody Garbrandt calls T.J. Dillashaw 'a gimme,' looks toward 'Mighty Mouse'

  • 29 days ago
  • 52 views

UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt expects ex-champ T.J. Dillashaw to be a stopover on his ultimate goal of taking the title from flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson.Filed under: Featured, News, read news >>

UFC Fight Night 119 headliner Lyoto Machida credits new life outside octagon for getting him back

  • 29 days ago
  • 23 views

For the first time in his career, Lyoto Machida is learning what it’s like to deal with a lengthy layoff. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

Listen to today's UFC 217 media call with Michael Bisping, Georges St-Pierre at 5 p.m. ET

  • 28 days ago
  • 1 views

Listen to today’s UFC 217 media call with middleweight champ Michael Bisping and challenger Georges St-Pierre on MMAjunkie at 5 p.m. ET.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

Daniel Cormier, John Gooden on the call for Saturday's UFC Fight Night 119 in Brazil

  • 28 days ago
  • 7 views

Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 119 event will feature a rare broadcast duo.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Countdown to Sao Paulo: Part 3 - Top 5 Entrances

  • 29 days ago
  • 1 views

On our countdown to UFC Sao Paulo, we’ll revisit moments that highlighted previous events in the city in a five-piece retrospective. In this chapter, let’s look at the top five entrances. read news >>

Frankie Saenz vs. Merab Dvalishvili added to UFC Fight Night 123 in Fresno

  • 28 days ago
  • 10 views

The lineup for the UFC’s debut in Fresno, Calif., continues to grow with the addition of a bantamweight bout.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Video: UFC-Sao Paulo media day face-offs, where Lyoto Machida scared the (expletive) out of everyone

  • 28 days ago
  • 63 views

The big names atop Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 119 card got together to meet the media today – and to get face to face with afterward.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

UFC 217's Rose Namajunas is a damn good fighter – but her piano skills might be equally impressive

  • 28 days ago
  • 42 views

If this fighting thing doesn’t work out, UFC strawweight contender Rose Namajunas might have a backup career in music.Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC read news >>

UFC Fight Night 119's Demian Maia: Colby Covington needs trash talk to put a 'burning on his soul'

  • 28 days ago
  • 11 views

Demian Maia refuses to get worked up by Colby Covington’s boisterous comments ahead of UFC Fight Night 119.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>