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North Texas Fisticuffs:
Sean Spencer talks fight with Yuri Villefort at UFC at UFC Fight Night in Brazil from Sean Malone on Vimeo.
Dallas’ Sean Spencer (9-2, Octagon MMA) has quickly worked his way out of the relative obscurity of a regional contender to that of a prospect on a lot of fans “Can’t Miss” by way of impressive appearances in the Legacy FC and UFC cage.
With the sting of his UFC debut loss to Rafael Natal this past January still in his mind; Spencer is determined to make his second UFC fight a victorious one. Tomorrow night Spencer will face Yuri Villefort on the undercard (4:30 PM EST on Facebook) of UFC Fight Night 28: Teixeira vs. Bader from Brazil.
North Texas Fisticuffs caught up with Spencer to discuss his upcoming fight and the improvements he has made since becoming a UFC fighter.
BEST OF MAXIM
After a night of freebie MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded Glover Teixeira (pictured), Piotr Hallmann, Rafael Natal and Tor Troeng each an additional $50,000 for their special performances Wednesday night at “UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Bader.”
Teixeira survived a knockdown to blast Ryan Bader with a barrage of bombs to capture “Knockout of the Night” honors...
The UFC has another Fight Night to kick off their new highly anticipated season of TUF on Wednesday night. There are no less than eleven potential action packed fights on tap coming to you live from Brazil. Here is my take on how they will go down.
Yuri Villefort (6-2) vs Sean Spencer (9-2)
There is a simple rule when picking fights for the Brazilian cards with Brazilian fighters...
Congratulations to Kalash who won our UFC Fight Night: Teixeira via Bader Pick 'Em Contest, while also being the first person to get all three end of the night bonus winners correctly predicted! And we also have a new name atop our overall 2013 standings. Our next Pick 'Em Contest will be for UFC 165 on Sept 21st. Thanks for playing!
Check out the UFC Fight Night 28 post-fight press conference from Belo Horizonte, featuring Glover Teixeira (22-2), Ryan Bader (15-4), Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza ( 19-3 (1nc), pictured), Joseph Benavidez (19-3), Piotr Hallman (14-1), Rafael Natal (17-4-1) and Ali Bagautinov (11-2) as well as Marshall Zelaznik, the UFC’s Managing Director of International Development.