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UFC Austin results & highlights: Lots of finishes on the prelims

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 1:48 AM Feb 19, 2018 by Eddie Mercado
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Check out the results and highlights from the finish-happy UFC Austin prelims, including Diego Ferreira’s amazing stoppage of Jared Gordon. On the UFC Austin prelims, Diego Ferreira put on a brilliant display of violence, dropping Jared Gordon with a left hook, and then pounding him out on the ground for the 1st round KO. In his UFC debut, Texas’ own Geoff Neal found a strongman RNC to stop Brian ...

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UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Lucie Pudilova defeats Sarah Moras (Highlights)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 12:31 AM Feb 19, 2018 by Chris Taylor

UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Lucie Pudilova defeats Sarah Moras A women’s strawweight scrap between Sarah Moras and Lucie Pudilova kicked off tonight’s UFC Fight Night Austin prelims on FS1. Pudilova scored a knockdown over Moras in the opening round but Sarah showed her toughness and locked in an amrbar submission late in round one.... The post UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Lucie Pudilova de...

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UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Lucie Pudilova defeats Sarah Moras (Highlights)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 12:31 AM Feb 19, 2018 by Chris Taylor
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UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Lucie Pudilova defeats Sarah Moras A women’s strawweight scrap between Sarah Moras and Lucie Pudilova kicked off tonight’s UFC Fight Night Austin prelims on FS1. Pudilova scored a knockdown over Moras in the opening round but Sarah showed her toughness and locked in an amrbar submission late in round one.... The post UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Lucie Pudilova de...

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UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Alex Morono submits Josh Burkman (VIDEO)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:43 PM Feb 18, 2018 by Chris Taylor
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UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Alex Morono submits Josh Burkman A welterweight scrap between Josh Burkman and Alex Morono served as the featured bout of tonight’s UFC Austin Fight Pass Prelims. Round one begins and Burkman lands a nice low kick to start. Morono presses forward but Josh keeps him at bay with a side... The post UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Alex Morono submits Josh Burkman (VIDEO...

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UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Oskar Piechota TKO’s Tim Williams (VIDEO)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:28 PM Feb 18, 2018 by Chris Taylor
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Tonight’s UFC Fight Night event in Austin, Texas kicked off with a scrap between Oskar Piechota and Tim Williams. Oskar Piechota was able to land a huge overhand right just over 90-seconds into the opening frame that sent Tim Williams crashing to the canvas. From there, Piechota jumped on Williams with some heavy ground and... The post UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Oskar Piechota TKO’s Tim Willi...

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UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Oskar Piechota TKO’s Tim Williams (VIDEO)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:28 PM Feb 18, 2018 by Chris Taylor
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Tonight’s UFC Fight Night event in Austin, Texas kicked off with a scrap between Oskar Piechota and Tim Williams. Oskar Piechota was able to land a huge overhand right just over 90-seconds into the opening frame that sent Tim Williams crashing to the canvas. From there, Piechota jumped on Williams with some heavy ground and... The post UFC Fight Night Austin Results: Oskar Piechota TKO’s Tim Willi...

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Ray has new UFC deal: ‘It was my fault for fighting out my contract’

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 9:00 PM Feb 18, 2018 by Harry Davies
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After fighting out of his contract in July 2017, Stevie Ray has signed a new four-fight deal with the UFC and will face Kajan Johnson in March. Eight months ago, Stevie Ray fought the last fight on his UFC contract when he was knocked out for the first time in his career by Paul Felder at UFC Fight Night 113. Now, after several months of uncertainty, the Scottish lightweight has signed a new four-...

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EXCLUSIVE | Curtis Blaydes makes pick for Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier’s heavyweight title fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:41 PM Feb 18, 2018 by Tom Taylor

On July 7, in the main event of UFC 226, reigning UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic will attempt to defend his title against reigning UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. As one of the heavyweight division’s top contenders, it’s no surprise that Curtis Blaydes will be watching this fight very closely. “I think it’s very... The post EXCLUSIVE | Curtis Blaydes makes pick for Stipe Mioc...

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Derek Brunson calls for fight with former champ Michael Bisping

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6:46 PM Feb 18, 2018 by Tom Taylor

Though former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping has recently been linked to bouts with fellow legends such as Vitor Belfort, Rashad Evans and Lyoto Machida, he’s still without an opponent for the highly anticipated final bout of his career. Bisping’s fellow top-10 middleweight Derek Brunson is hoping to change that. Brunson made a callout of... The post Derek Brunson calls for fight with f...

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Gustafsson fires back at DC: You ‘lost’ your way back to the belt

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 6:00 PM Feb 18, 2018 by Lewis Mckeever
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Alexander Gustafsson got the last laugh against Daniel Cormier. Alexander Gustafsson and Daniel Cormier showed mutual respect both before and after their championship tilt at UFC 192, but there is a new rivalry brewing between the two top light heavyweights. Things kicked off online when Gustafsson, 31, called out Cormier’s teammate Luke Rockhold in an Instagram post. Cormier, who edged out a spli...

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BREAKING | Conor McGregor closes the door on Floyd Mayweather rematch talk

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:36 PM Feb 18, 2018 by Tom Taylor

Over the last few weeks, there has been ceaseless buzz surrounding an MMA rematch between current UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor and undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather – be it in the cage or the ring. From the sounds of it, however, both men are keen to put an end to this rematch talk. Mayweather was... The post BREAKING | Conor McGregor closes the door on Floyd Mayweather rematch talk app...

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Vitor Belfort delivers heartfelt message to fans and fellow fighters ahead of retirement fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:59 PM Feb 18, 2018 by Tom Taylor

Earlier this week, we learned that Vitor Belfort will step into the Octagon for a final time at UFC 224 on May 12. His opponent in this retirement bout will be a long-time friend and fellow Brazilian in Lyoto Machida. In a lengthy post to Instagram, Belfort explained why he chose to accept a fight... The post Vitor Belfort delivers heartfelt message to fans and fellow fighters ahead of retirement ...

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Heather Hardy responds to backlash after her “boring” win over Ana Julaton

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:11 PM Feb 18, 2018 by Tom Taylor
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On Friday night, on the main card of Bellator 194, Heather Hardy returned to the Bellator cage to battle fellow boxing transplant Ana Julaton in a mixed martial arts bout. After three rounds, Hardy was awarded a unanimous decision win over her rival. Regrettably, Hardy’s win over Julaton was met with widespread criticism, as many... The post Heather Hardy responds to backlash after her “boring” wi...

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Heather Hardy responds to backlash after her “boring” win over Ana Julaton

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:11 PM Feb 18, 2018 by Tom Taylor
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On Friday night, on the main card of Bellator 194, Heather Hardy returned to the Bellator cage to battle fellow boxing transplant Ana Julaton in a mixed martial arts bout. After three rounds, Hardy was awarded a unanimous decision win over her rival. Regrettably, Hardy’s win over Julaton was met with widespread criticism, as many... The post Heather Hardy responds to backlash after her “boring” wi...

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Paul Daley says he’s signing a contract to fight Michael Page this summer, Page responds

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3:23 PM Feb 18, 2018 by Tom Taylor

Though Paul Daley recently expressed interest in parting ways with Bellator MMA, it sounds as though he’ll be sticking with the promotion after all. In a Friday post to his personal Facebook account, Daley claimed that he’s signing not just one, but two contracts for Bellator bouts. The first, he says, will pit him against... The post Paul Daley says he’s signing a contract to fight Michael Page t...

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