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CUB SWANSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

UFC Target Cub Swanson Vs Frankie Edgar Fight

A major featherweight clash between Cub Swanson and Frankie Edgar is currently being discussed by the UFC according to Ariel Helwani on the latest edition of ‘UFC Tonight’. Swanson appeared to have earned a title shot back in June when he defeated Jeremy Stephens to extend his unbeaten run to six fights in the division, but the intended rematch between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes...
Via Fight Of The Night
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar-Cub Swanson featherweight bout reportedly in the works for late 2014

A featherweight bout that could, and should crown the next #1 contender at 145 lbs looks to be imminent. It appeared that Cub Swanson had earned himself a shot at the winner of Jose Aldo-Chad Mendes II for UFC gold after his unanimous decision victory that earned him his seventh Zuffa bonus. Unfortunately for Swanson, the Aldo-Mendes rematch would be pushed back a couple of months...
Via Fight Booth
14 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs Stephens Fighter Purses, Attendance & Gate

(Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports) A perfect night in Texas for Cub Swanson – he got an important victory over Jeremy Stephens, won Fight of the Night, and ended up the highest paid fighter at UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs Stephens. Before we go any further, we should note that the Texas Athletic Commission doesn’t release fighter […]
Via MMA Manifesto
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

What did we learn from UFC Fight Nights 43 and 44?

On Saturday June 28th, the UFC held two events at opposite ends of the world. The action went down in less than 12 hours and contained 21 fights. There were 21 winners and 21 losers but not all of them were created equal, here we will try to make some sense out of some of the bigger winners on this long night. Did Cub Swanson earn his title shot? The short answer is maybe. He got...
Via Fight Booth
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 44: Cub Swanson vs. Jeremy Stephens (Video Highlights)

Jeremy Stephens may have believed he did enough to beat Cub Swanson (pictured) on Saturday at UFC Fight Night 44, but all three judges thought differently. When the dust settled on their 25-minute shootout, Swanson was awarded a (49-46, 49-46, 48-47) unanimous decision victory. However, many on press row thought the fight was far more competitive than what the lopsided scores indicated...
Via 5thRound.com
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Cub Swanson Grabs The Decision Over Jeremy Stephens

Cub Swanson sent a message to Jose Also with an emphatic unanimous decision victory over Jeremy Stephens at Fight Night 44 in San Antonio. Mandatory Credit: ufc.com Cub Swanson earned a unanimous decision over Jeremy Stephens at Fight Night 44 in San Antonio. The judges scored the fight 49-46, 49-46, 48-47 in favour of Swanson. Both fighters began very aggressively. Stephens landed...
Via The Sports Journal
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Cub Swanson Outpoints Jeremy Stephens At UFC Fight Night 44

After a competitive featherweight striking battle in the main event of UFC Fight Night 44 this evening Cub Swanson emerged as the unanimous decision winner over Jeremy Stephens. Round One: The main event of the evening is underway. Stephens misses with a leg kick, but Swanson lands his attempt to do the same. Stephens does land a kick and Swanson goes for a front kick to the face...
Via Fight Of The Night
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Stephens’ Complete Betting Odds

Didn’t fare too well with the UFC fights earlier today in New Zealand? Don’t fret, because that just means it’s time to double up on tonight’s bouts in San Antonio. A featherweight affair between Jeremy Stephens (pictured) and Cub Swanson headlines UFC Fight Night 44. Stephens checks in as a 2-1 underdog, while Swanson is pegged as a 2.6-1 odds-on favorite. How about laying...
Via 5thRound.com
June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Anik Feels Cub Swanson/Jeremy Stephens Winner Should Get Shot At Featherweight Title

UFC Fight Night 44 will be the second of two UFC shows on Saturday. The show takes place from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. The main event is a battle of top ranked featherweights as Cub Swanson takes on Jeremy Stephens. In the co-feature, Kelvin Gastelum faces Nicholas Musoke in welterweight action. To preview the show, we talk to UFC announcer Jon Anik, who will be...
Via Between The Ropes
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Cub Swanson achieved “Beautiful Violence” over a tough Denis Siver.

  Cub Swanson just turned in one of the most impressive performances of his career agains a tough German tank in Denis Siver, but it didn’t come easy. The fight went back and forth for nearly ten minutes, with Siver controlling the fight early and often with impressive top control, using his thick frame to keep Swanson’s back to the mat. As time went on, though,Swanson was able...
Via Fight Hub TV
July 06, 2013  |  Discuss
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