Eddie Alvarez and Dustin Poirier are about to try and tear each other apart Saturday in Calgary at UFC on FOX 30. The first bout between the two ended with a no contest but Eddie Alvarez isn’t playing around this time if you’ve been keeping up with his media appearances. And this video from the UFC‘S YouTube channel he says Dustin has no shot and he looks like he means it. Our editor Jack Bratcher and myself can’t wait for this fught.
Saturday night’s UFC on FOX 28 takes place at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. The main event features UFC veteran Jeremy Stephens facing off against Josh Emmett. The official weigh ins are in the books and are listed below courtesy of MMAmania.com. The ceremonial weigh-ins are at 6PM Friday evening.
Main card (FOX at 8 p.m. ET)
Josh Emmett (146) vs. Jeremy Stephens (146)
Jessica Andrade (116) vs. Tecia Torres (116)
Ovince Saint Preux (206) vs. Ilir Latifi (206)
Mike Perry (170.5) vs. Max Griffin (170)
Undercard (FOX at 6 p.m. ET)
Renan Barao (136) vs. Brian Kelleher (136)
Sara McMann (135.5) vs. Marion Reneau (136)
Angela Hill (116) vs. Maryna Moroz (114)
Ben Saunders (171) vs. Alan Jouban (171)
Undercard (UFC Fight Pass at 4:15 p.m. ET)
Sam Alvey (206) vs. Marcin Prachnio (205.5)
Rani Yahya (136) vs. Russell Doane (136)
Eric Shelton (126) vs. Alex Perez (126.5 *missed weight)
Albert Morales (135) vs. Manny Bermudez (136)
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Welterweight champ Tyron Woodley took MANY shots at Colby Covington on UFC Tonight with KenFlo looking on and chiming in to stoke the fire. Apparently Colby was triggered on Twitter and after Woodley stated he had to beat a boomerang to get a title shot that’s no big shocker. Watch and chuckle with us.
Kenny Florian and Tyron Woodley talked to former middleweight champion Robbie Lawler last night on FOX. Robbie opened up about why he dominates Rafael Dos Anjos everywhere in their fight this Saturday in Winnipeg. He discusses his training camp, fighting south paws, not liking the cold, and the lesser fight schedule he has adopted. He also says a title shot is one the line for the winner of his bout. Check it out.
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