Heeeee’s baccckkk! Alistair Overeem the monster returns in an amazing photo. During a sparring session a picture was snapped and then posted by UFC standout Donald Cerrone a short time later. Cowboy Cerrone ✔ @Cowboycerrone Thanks for the rounds @Felderpaul and @jonavinwebb@Alistairovereem was a blast sparing with you 1:42 PM – 21 Aug 2014 Cerrone is … Read more
UFC officials have announced what should be an exciting flyweight bout for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 50 card that’s set for September 5 at the Foxwoods Casino Resort in Connecticut. Justin “Tank” Scoggins and former flyweight title challenger John Moraga have verbally agreed to scrap. Scoggins (9-1) is coming off a controversial split decision … Read more
UFC officials have confirmed three new fights for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 50 event that’s slated for September 5 in Connecticut. A middleweight bout between Gegard Mousasi (35-4-2) and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (20-3 1NC) will now serve as the main event after being moved from the now cancelled UFC 176 event. Also, a heavyweight … Read more
Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir showed a lot of guts and fortitude in surviving a massive onslaught by Alistair Overeem in their UFC 169 matchup on Saturday night. Overeem rocked Mir in the first round, landing 50 of 57 strikes in the first round compared to just two strikes landing for Mir.
UFC President Dana White gives his take on what went down Saturday night at UFC 169 in Newark with Renan Barao‘s win over Urijah Faber and the controversial TKO stoppage from referee Herb Dean. White also touches on Jose Aldo‘s win and what may be next for him, Alistair Overeem’s so-called “crappy” performance, and “fight … Read more
The UFC 169 PPV event went down on Saturday night in Newark, New Jersey, at the Prudential Center. The main event saw UFC bantamweight champ Renan Barao stop Urijah Faber via TKO in the first round, however, the bout wasnt’ without controversy as many believe the stoppage was premature. The co-main event saw UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo successfully defend his title for the sixth time, winning a unanimous decision easily over Ricardo Lamas.
UFC 169: Barao vs. Faber II takes place this evening at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., and is headlined with a bantamweight title bout between champion Renan Barao and challenger Urijah Faber. Barao earned the decision win in their first meeting back in 2012, but can Faber’s momentum from his four-fight win streak in 2013 carry him through to victory in the rematch?