Found September 04, 2013 on
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Dana White said after UFC 163 that Glover Teixeira needed to look impressive against Ryan Bader to get a title shot at the winner of Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165. Teixeira made that statement to Jones and Gustafsson.
After going through some danger early in the fight, Glover Teixeira defeated Ryan Bader by TKO at 2:55 of the first round in the main event of UFC Fight Night 28 from the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazi.
Bader started the fight with a jab and then tried for takedown that the Brazilian was able to stuff. The Arizona native hit a right hand that staggered Teixeira and Bader locked in a guillotine choke, but Teixeira was able to get out of it.
Teixeira was able to score a takedown, but Bader got up quickly. a few moments later Bader lands an uppercut and Teixeira attempts a high kick over the top, but misses Bader.
The Ultimate Fighter Season 8 winner lands another uppercut and Teixeira is wobbled. Teixeira though preserved and la...
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Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson goes down in about 3 weeks, which seems crazy. It seems like yesterday Jon Jones had his big toe pop off for no good reason against the Chael Sonnen fight, and now we’re here, with a proper number one contender . Will we see Jones dominate again? Will Gusafsson pull it off?
By Mike Chiappetta
If Ryan Bader were the sensitive type, maybe he'd go around lamenting just how unappreciated he is. This is a guy who took his first pro fight months after he started training, who joined the UFC through The Ultimate Fighter just a year after that debut, who was fighting world-ranked opponents within two years of joining the promotion. During the time since...
These two warriors showed respect for each other before, during, and after the fight. Bader was so close to finishing the Brazilian in the first round but left himself open while attacking and ended up getting caught.
Ryan Bader gets caught by Glover Teixeira GIF
Ryan Bader talks to the media in Brazil
At the UFC Fight Night 28 post-fight press conference, the UFC’s Managing Director of International Development, Marshall Zelaznik, revealed that he has spoken to Dana White & Joe Silva and confirmed that Glover Teixeira (22-2, pictured) would face the winner of the light heavyweight title fight between Jon Jones (18-1) and Alexander Gustafsson (15-1) […]
Brazilian phenom Glover Teixeira faces the toughest test of his career when he takes on The Ultimate Fighter 8 winner Ryan Bader at UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Bader.
Teixeira has had an immense amount of hype and expectations placed upon him and at this point in his UFC career, the light heavyweight has delivered on all accounts as we can see here in his destruction of James...
Full results from Brazil:
Glover Teixeira def. Ryan Bader via TKO (punches) in round one
Ronaldo Souza def. Yushin Okami via TKO (punches) at 2:47 of round one
Joseph Benavidez def. Jussier Formiga via TKO (punches) at 3:07 of round one
Piotr Hallman def. Francisco Trinaldo via submission (Kimura) at 3:50 of round two
Rafael Natal def. Tor Troeng via unanimous decision (30-27×2...
UFC On FOX correspondent Heidi Androl caught up with Wednesday night's headliner, Glover Teixeira, in Brazil following his weigh-in and face-off with Ryan Bader. Teixeira, who's riding a mind-blowing 19-fight win streak, pulled no punches when it came to his prediction: "I'm gonna bring the knockout."
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Main Card Weight class Method Round Time Notes Light Heavyweight Glover Teixeira vs. Ryan Bader Middleweight Yushin Okami vs. Ronaldo Souza Flyweight Joseph Benavidez vs. Jussier Formiga Lightweight Francisco Trinaldo vs. Piotr Hallmann Middleweight Rafael Natal vs. Tor Troeng Flyweight Marcos Vinicius vs. Ali Bagautinov Preliminary card (Fox Sports 1) Featherweight Felipe Arantes vs. […]
Just a short time ago the UFC Fight Night 28 weigh-ins took place. The weigh-ins took place at the same venue where the show takes place tomorrow night, at the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The main event of UFC Fight Night 28 will be Glover Teixeira battling Ryan Bader in light heavyweight action. The co-main event will feature former UFC middleweight...
In the interest of speaking my mind a bit I feel a need to throw it out there that I am incredibly surprised and disappointed by the lack of promotion leading up to the recent Fight Night cards on Fox Sports 1. I know countless “big” MMA fans that were completely unaware of the Condit/Kampmann and last night’s Bader/Teixeira cards taking place. One would think the UFC would...
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Yes, it’s fight-night again! In the past two weeks we have been spoiled with fights to watch. Here’s tonight’s full fight card for Ultimate Fight Night 28 coming to us from Brazil: Main Card (Live FOX Sports 1, 7 p.m. ET) -Ryan Bader vs. Glover Teixeira -Yushin Okami vs. Ronaldo Souza -Joseph Benavidez vs. Jussier [...]