Found February 25, 2012 on
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Quinton Jackson (32-9) vs. Ryan Bader (13-2)
It will be a Japanese homecoming for the former Pride mainstay "Rampage" as he returns to the sight of his many career highlights for a light-heavyweight showdown against former "The Ultimate Fighter" winner Bader.
Jackson, 33, had his share of triumphs and tribulations in Japan. One of the most accomplished light heavyweights of all time, "Rampage" defeated Igor Vovchanchyn, Kevin Randleman, Murilo Bustamante, Chuck Liddell and Ricardo Arona during the Pride era, while suffering losses to Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, Wanderlei Silva and Kazushi Sakuraba.
Jackson made his UFC debut in February 2007, knocking out Liddell yet again to capture the light-heavyweight title in his second UFC fight. During his UFC run, Jackson avenged his losses to Silva, while earning decisions over Dan Henderson, Keith Jardine, Lyoto Machida and Matt Hamill.
Since 2005, Jackson has lost two razor-thin decisions against Fo...
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Rampage Jackson after his loss to Ryan Bader at UFC 144 Getty ImagesQuinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson said he would finish Ryan Bader “as fast as possible” at UFC 144. That was probably a good game plan for Rampage considering he entered the fight with a half empty gas tank. After missing weight by six pounds and stating an injury (after the fight he said he injured his knee in camp...
Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson and the UFC make their return to Japan this weekend at UFC 144 (check out the Japanese Promo Video here). Jackson will face Ryan Bader with an opportunity to get back in the win column following his submission loss to UFC Light Heavyweight Champ, Jon Jones, at UFC 135. Bader, who was also submitted by Jon Jones (that guy’s pretty good...
Ben Henderson and Frankie Edgar fought at UFC 144 in Japan and a new UFC lightweight champion was crowned after the bout.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Japan for a UFC 144 card that is highlighted by a lightweight title bout between champion Frankie Edgar and challenger Ben Henderson. The co-main event features a light heavyweight clash between Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Ryan Bader. Get an up close and personal look inside the private lives of the fighters with their families...
SAITAMA, Japan (AP) -- Ben Henderson claimed the UFC lightweight title with a unanimous decision over Frankie Edgar at UFC 144 on Saturday night.
Ryan Bader survived a frightening fall onto his neck to win every round in a unanimous decision over Japanese favorite Rampage Jackson in the co-main event of the UFC's first show in Japan since 2000.
Henderson, the former WEC lightweight...
Leading up to tonight’s UFC 144 showdown with Ryan Bader, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson (Pictured) has talked quite a bit about walking away from mixed martial arts. If retirement is coming around the corner, let’s just hope Rampage has already paid off his fat house and sick toys.
UFC ring girl Arianny Celeste takes fans inside the life of Rampage. The former light heavyweight...
Enjoy the full episode of Countdown to UFC 144 from the official youtube page of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. This up close and personal video takes a look inside the camps of UFC 144 Japan fighters Benson Henderson, Frankie Edgar, Rampage Jackson, Ryan Bader and more. The UFC will return to Japan this weekend for [...]
Refresh your browser periodically for live updates from UFC 144, Live from Japan for the first time in 12 years. The night is co-headlined by Japense fan favorite Rampage Jackson vs Ryan Bader and a light heavyweight title fight between Frankie Edgar and the challenger, Benson Henderson. Official fight card Preliminary card (Facebook) Featherweight bout: Zhang [...]