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After an exciting night of fights from the Allphones Arena in Australia, the UFC announced that the following fighters were awarded with $50,000 bonuses.
Knockout of the Night:
Submission of the Night:
Fight of the Night:
Demetrious Johnson and Ian McCall
It was also revealed during the post-fight press conference that the scorecard for this fight was incorrect and that it should have been a draw. A draw after three rounds would have resulted in the newly instituted sudden victory 4th round. The UFC is looking at a rematch between Johnson and McCall, possibly in April.
Commission screwed up scorecards Johnson vs. McCall was a draw. Should have been a 4th rd. BRUTAL
— Dana White (@danawhite) March 3, 2012
UFC on FX 2 – $50K Bonuses to Johnson, McCall, Benavidez, Kampmann is a post from: MMA Interplay UFC News
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So far in 2012 the UFC has had a remarkable string of solid cards. Coming off an epic night at UFC 144, UFC on FX 2 was the perfect venue for the UFC to hold its flyweight tournament semifinals. The top four prospects in the new 125-pound division would square off to determine who would become the first flyweight champion in the weight class' debut.
The world's No. 1 fighter...
UFC on FX 2: Alves vs. Kampmann goes down on Mar.3 from Sydney, Australia and features a main event worth checking out. Two of the welterweights best strikers go toe to toe as Thiago Alves takes on Martin Kampmann.
Below is the hype video from the open workouts which went down a couple of days ago and quotes from each fighter thanks to MMAmania.com.
The flyweight tournament continues with two top-level fighters facing off with Joseph Benavidez facing Yasuhiri **********.
Benavidez has been in purgatory for the past year after failing to defeat bantamweight kingpin Dominick Cruz but with the inception of 125-pounds he fits right into the top of the pack.
********** has been a long-time front-runner of the Shooto flyweight pack...
Tonight (Mar.2) live from the Allphones Arena in Sydney, Australia UFC on FX 2 goes down. The main event is a showdown between to of the welterweights upper echelon fighters in Thiago Alves and Martin Kampmann. Also on the card is the debut of the newest division and we are treated to a tournament. The UFC’s flyweight tournament features Joseph Benavidez vs. Yasuhiro ******...
SYDNEY, March 3 – The main event of the second UFC on FX fight card, held at Allphones Arena, delivered exactly the kind of unpredictable action fans have come to expect after seeing Martin Kampmann and Thiago Alves at work over the past several years.
Plus, UFC veterans Demetrious Johnson and Joseph Benavidez proved that a drop to 125 pounds didn’t hurt their performance...
Don’t call it a comeback, Martin Kampmann (Pictured) has been here for years. Thiago Alves was well on his way to collecting unanimous decision victory in Australia until a careless error cost him the W.
Outside of a vicious front kick to the face in the opening stanza, Kampmann wasn’t able to muster up much of an offense. Alves continued to beat him to the punch and did a...
All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC on FX: Alves vs. Kampmann” event will be tipping the scales today inside Allphones Arena in Sydney, Australia. The first athlete is scheduled to weigh-in at approximately 10PM ET/7PM PT (2PM AEDT local time).
Please click HERE if you would like to stream the weight competition.
Thiago Alves (Pictured) meets fellow...
The main event of UFC on FX 2 is set between Martin Kampmann and Thiago Alves as both fighter successfully made weight. In fact all fighters are cleared for the event which goes down from the Allphones Arena in Sydney, Australia on Friday, March 2nd. The card features the first ever four-man flyweight tournament with Joseph Benavidez taking on Yasuhiro ********** and Demetrious Johnson...
Today the UFC is held their UFC on FX 2: Kampmann vs. Alves official weigh-ins ceremony live from the Sydney Allphones Arena. UFC on FX 2 is slated to go down this Friday from Sydney, Australia’s AllPhones Arena and in the main event we will see a welterweight showdown between Martin Kampmann and Thiago Alves. [...]
“UFC on FX: Alves vs. Kampmann” takes place Saturday (Friday in North America) inside Allphones Arena in Sydney, Australia. The first preliminary bout is scheduled to start at approximately 5:30PM ET/2:30PM PT. Make sure to stay with 5thRound.com all night for our live coverage.
FUEL TV kicks off the festivities by airing six preliminary bouts live starting at 6PM ET/3PM PT...
On Friday, the UFC® will debut the new flyweight division beginning with a four-man tournament to help narrow down the inaugural champion in this exciting new weight class. For the top contenders in this competition, this opportunity is a long time coming and a validation of each of their journeys.
The four men competing in this tournament are the top of the weight class. The first...
By Alex Mattis From one continent to another, the Ultimate Fighting Championship traveled to the land down under for their 2nd fight card installment on the FX network. The Allphones Arena in Sydney was the venue for the main event of Thiago Alves Vs. Martin Kampmann; two UFC veterans, both looking for another run towards [...]
Main Card (FX)
• Thiago Alves (19-8) vs. Martin Kampmann (18-5)
• Flyweight Tournament Bout: Ian McCall (11-2) vs. Demetrious Johnson (9-2)
• Flyweight Tournament Bout: Joseph Benavidez (15-2) vs. Yasuhiro ********** (19-4-6)
• Court McGee (13-1) vs. Constantinos Philippou (9-2)
Preliminary Card (Fuel TV):
• James Te Huna (13-5) vs. Aaron Rosa (17-4)
This could only happen in the sport of UFC. The first flyweight, 125 pounds, fight in UFC history and already one of the most disappointing outcomes in UFC history. Dana White is pissed. More importantly, the new UFC flyweights, Ian McCall and Demetrious Johnson are upset.