Stipe Miocic spoiled Roy Nelson’s chances of getting closer to a title shot, as he thoroughly dominated “Big Country” over three rounds of action in the co-main event of UFC 161. Miocic battered Nelson on the feet on his way to a lopsided unanimous decision victory with scores of 30-27 across the board.
Fabricio Werdum took one step closer to getting a shot at UFC heavyweight gold, engaging in a grueling battle of attrition with the legendary Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in the main event of UFC on FUEL TV 10. Werdum overcame the constant pressure of “Big Nog” to win by armbar at 2:41 of the second round.
After spending time as teammates on season two of TUF Brazil, Leonardo Santos and William “Patolino” Macario engaged in a TUF battle to remember, with Santos capitalizing on his only takedown of the fight to win by arm triangle choke at 4:43 of the second round. After a series of exchanges, the fight went to … Read more