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Cub Swanson squared off against the always dangerous Dustin Poirier at UFC on Fuel TV 7 and came away with a very impressive unanimous decision. Swanson showed effecting and creative striking as well as slick transitions on the ground. Cub has been knocking on the door for a featherweight title shot but after this performance it would be hard to deny him a number one contender fight. Perhaps a fight with the Korean Zombie will come next or he could sit on the shelf for a bit and see who looks more impressive between Chad Mendes and Ricardo Lamas. Either way Cub’s stock is raising and it will be interesting to see what kind of year he has in 2013.
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This Saturday the UFC returns to London England for UFC on Fuel TV 7 where Renen Barao defends his interim bantamweight title against the young standout, Michael “Mayday” McDonald. However, before those two square off, I personally wanted to take a deeper look at the co-main event of the evening, a featherweight scrap between the surging Cub Swanson and the young and talented...
If you’re looking for big names from this weekend’s UFC event on Fuel TV, don’t. Renan Barao and Mike McDonald is the main event. And other than Cub Swanson, there’s not a lot of big names on the card. That’s not to say this card is devoid of talent. There’s some exciting match-ups to watch [...]
Main Card (Fuel TV) Weight Class Method Round Time Notes Bantamweight Renan Barão (ic) vs. Michael McDonald Note 1 Featherweight Cub Swanson vs. Dustin Poirier Light Heavyweight Jimi Manuwa vs. Cyrille Diabaté Welterweight Gunnar Nelson vs. Jorge Santiago Light Heavyweight James Te-Huna vs. Ryan Jimmo Welterweight Che Mills vs. Matthew Riddle Preliminary Card (Facebook) Lightweight Terry [...]
Wembley Stadium will host the UFC on Fuel TV 7 weigh-ins and will feature all the fighters on the card attempting to fulfill their final contractual obligation prior to stepping into the cage.
The event takes place Saturday night and will feature a interim bantamweight title fight between champ Renan Barao and top prospect Michael mcDonald. Also on the card is a featherweight co...