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Edson Barboza Destroys Evan Dunham at UFC Fight Night 45 (Video Highlights)

If anyone in the UFC knows how to finish a fight, it’s lightweight Edson Barboza (pictured). While nothing may ever top his highlight reel spinning wheel kick KO on Terry Etim at UFC 142, that won’t stop Barboza from trying. The Brazilian’s latest devastating finish came Wednesday against Evan Dunham. Barboza once again called upon his vicious kicking game to put away an opponent...
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Edson Barboza TKO’s Evan Dunham With Body Kick At UFC Fight Night 45

Edson Barboza showed off his deadly kicking skills again tonight, taking out a tough opponent in Evan Dunham with a body kick in the opening round at UFC Fight Night 45. Round One: An early exchange in close and Barboza unleashes a quick 1-2 combo. Plenty of movement from Dunham as he moves around the outside. Barboza unloads the first of what will no doubt be many leg kicks tonight...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: highlights of Edson Barboza

This Saturday’s UFC on Fox card will feature Edson Barboza, a Brazilian fighter who has rightfully earned a reputation in MMA for being fast and exciting. Barboza’s opponent Saturday will be Donald Cerrone in a lightweight bout that could be a show-stealing bout or at least provide a tremendous finish no matter who wins. Barboza’s hand and foot speed have wowed those that have...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Edson Barboza Battles Danny Castillo At UFC On Fox 9

  Another exciting bout has been added to the UFC on Fox 9 card, with UFC officials just announcing that Danny Castillo (16-5) will join his fellow Team Alpha Male teammates at the event, when he takes on Edson Barboza (12-1, pictured) in the lightweight division.   Lightweight bout alert: Danny @LastCall155 Castillo vs. @EdsonBarbozaJr […]
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September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Danny Castillo Battles Edson Barboza at UFC on FOX 9

You can now add Danny Castillo (pictured) to the expanding list of Team Alpha Male fighters that will be competing at UFC on FOX 9 in Sacramento. On Wednesday night, the UFC announced Castillo will meet Edson Barboza in the December 14 event. Both lightweights will be riding a two-fight winning streak into the tango. Castillo has posted decision wins over Paul Sass and Tim Means...
September 18, 2013  |  Discuss

John Makdessi out of his UFC 162 bout

UFC officials announced today that John Makdessi has been forced out of a planned bout against Edson Barboza at UFC 162 because of an undisclosed injury.   Rafaello Oliveira has been brought in as Makdessi’s replacement for the bout.   UFC 162 takes place July 6 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV. The [...]
May 30, 2013  |  Discuss

News: Salas Injured, Barboza Now Meets Undefeated Striker Lucas Martins

The injury bug has taken its first victim of 2013. Justin Salas has been forced out of his UFC on FX 7 preliminary bout with Edson Barboza and has been replaced with undefeated Brazilian striker Lucas Martins. The news was announced earlier today on the UFC’s official website.  Barboza is coming off the first loss in his professional career and is looking to mount a comeback and...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Video Of The Week- Edson Barboza Spinning Wheel Kick

On Saturday, Andreson Silva continued to prove his case that he is the greatest UFC fighter of all time. Silva defended his belt yet again, defeating Chael Sonnen by TKO in the second round. This was one of the most hyped fights in UFC history, as both fighters were talking a lot of trash prior to the event. Almost every fight on Saturday night’s card was incredible to watch, and...
Via Taking Bad Schotz
July 10, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC 142 RIO: Barboza's Wheel Kick KO

Unfortunately for English Lightweight standout Terry Etim the very first wheel kick KO in UFC history just so happened to land directly on his face. Edson Barboza did the honors and it earned him an extra 130K in Fight on the Night and KO of the Night bonuses. Etim also got 65K for his troubles. Barboza has been making waves in the promotion ever since his unforgettable TKO leg...
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January 15, 2012  |  Discuss

UFC 142 VIDEO: Edson Barboza Knocks Out Terry Etim With Spinning Heel Kick (Most Brutal UFC KO Ever)

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January 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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