UFC 216 is in the books, but we are still getting content for the night and we are grateful. Check out one of our favorite video series from the UFC featuring all of the action from the card – in brutal slow motion awesomeness. Oh, and it also has the ridiculous slam to armbar from Demetrious Johnson and that’s worth the watch on its own. Another technique to note is Tony Ferguson’s punch fake to elbow that Kevin Lee eats like a double cheeseburger after starving for three days. It’s awesome.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the medical suspensions for UFC 216 fighters. Here is the full list (via MMAmania.com). Kevin Lee: Suspended for 30 days for possible left eye corneal abrasion. No contact until Oct. 29. Ray Borg: Suspended for 180 days no contest unless cleared by an orthopedic physician for finger injury on … Read more
MMA Junkie reported the Reebok Payouts for UFC 216 and I will say it again that they aren’t up to snuff. Demetrious Johnson pulled in $40K with Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee, and Ray Borg snagging $30k. Fabricio Werdum only pulled in a dismal $10K and it is shameful. Werdum is a veteran who is a former … Read more
MMA Junkie reported the athlete payouts for Saturday’s UFC 216 event and Tony Ferguson leads the way with a whopping $500K by defeating Kevin Lee in the main event. Kevin pulled in a cool $250K for his losing effort to capture the interim lightweight championship. Close behind Tony is Fabricio Werdum with $400K and Demetrious Johnson … Read more
Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson successfully defended his flyweight (125 lb) title Saturday night in Las Vegas for a record-breaking eleventh time. Massive underdog and number three ranked flyweight Ray Borg showed some good wrestling and took Johnson down a few times, but ultimately couldn’t capitalize on it. Johnson dominated the striking and out-classed Borg in … Read more
UFC 216 takes place Saturday night, Oct. 7 from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The main event features an interim lightweight title match between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee. And in the co-headliner flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson looks to set the record with 11 consecutive title defenses against top contender Ray Borg. The PPV main … Read more
UFC 216 takes place this Saturday, Oct. 7 from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. In the headliner Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will battle for the interim lightweight championship. And in the co-headliner flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson looks to set the record with 11 consecutive title defenses as he takes on top contender Ray Borg. … Read more
Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will battle for the UFC’s interim lightweight championship in the UFC 216 main event on Oct. 7. Flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson puts his belt on the line against Ray Borg in the co-headliner. Fabricio Werdum and Derrick Lewis will also clash in a featured heavyweight bout. Follow the storylines of how these fights came to be and how each fighter is preparing for the showdown Saturday night in this UFC 216 Countdown show.
In the lead up to UFC 216 they had a media luncheon for the fighters. Have you heard about this? Have you read about this? Heavyweight Fabricio Werdum and lightweight Tony Ferguson had a pretty out of nowhere confrontation. Just check it out…odd.