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The UFC returned to London on Saturday night for another great night of fights that featured several exciting bouts that surely sent the crowd home satisfied. With several Brits picking up impressive wins and a couple of underdogs managing to beat the odds, there are some interesting prospective bouts to discuss in this edition of ‘Playing Matchmaker’.
Here are the fights to make after UFC on Fuel TV 7:
1. Renan Barao vs. Dominick Cruz
Barao retained his bantamweight title in dominant fashion, submitting Michael McDonald in the fourth round of their championship fight. The Brazilian has proven to be leap and bound ahead of the rest of the division and is really left with very little challenges apart from long-time champ Dominick Cruz. Cruz has been dealing with a difficult recovery from a torn ACL and has been out of action since a title defense against Demetrious Johnson back in 2011. UFC President Dana White has stated that barring any further injuries, Barao will be awaiting the...
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Renan Barao scores a fourth round arm-triangle submission victory over Michael McDonald in the main event of the UFC on FUEL TV 7: "Barao vs. McDonald" show earlier today (Sat., Feb. 16, 2013) at Wembley Arena in London, England, to retain his Interim bantamweight championship and set up a future showdown with current division kingpin, the injured Dominick Cruz. Barao once...
“UFC on FUEL TV: Barao vs. McDonald” will be jumping off Saturday inside Wembley Arena in London, England. Facebook kicks off today’s festivities by streaming six preliminary bouts at approximately 12:15PM ET/9:15AM PT.
Fans simply have to “Like” the UFC’s Facebook page in order to watch the scraps live. FUEL TV will then broadcast the main card live starting at 3PM ET...
UFC Octagon Girl Carly Baker Is Ready For Violence In London London, England's Wembley Arena will be the setting for the today's title fight between Interim Bantamweight Champion Renan Barao and Michael 'Mayday' McDonald. Modesto's own McDonald will attempt to become the youngest champion in the promotions history in what will serve as the first UFC title fight...
Now that “UFC on FUEL TV: Barao vs. McDonald” is officially in the books, make sure to stream tonight’s post-fight press conference live right here on 5thRound.com.
The presser is scheduled to start at approximately 6PM ET/3PM PT.
In addition to UFC President Dana White (Pictured), featured fighters Renan Barao, Michael McDonald and the card’s the other notable athletes who...
The Ultimate Fighting Championships announced the UFC on Fuel TV 7 live gate and attendance as well as the bonus awards at the post-fight press conference.
Live Gate: $1.3 million
Knockout of the Night – Tom Watson
Submission of the Night – Renan Barao
Fight of the Night – Tom Watson vs. Stanislav Nedkov
Each fighter was awarded $50,000 for their efforts.
Another Saturday afternoon has passed and with it has passed another UFC event. With a somewhat strange airtime of 3:30 in the afternoon, the UFC still managed another successful event in the United Kingdom.
UFC on Fuel TV 7 took place earlier today and featured an outstanding title fight between Renan Barao and Michael McDonald and a foray of British talent showcasing their skills in front of their hometown crowd.With the event now behind us, the post-fight press conference is scheduled to begin at approximately 7 p.m. EST.
Watch the live stream below:
Check out the full results...
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 [...]