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Edson Barboza batters Bobby Green for 15 minutes en route to decision win

AUSTIN - For the past few years Edson Barboza has been scratching and clawing to get into the top 10 of the lightweight division, but after beating up Bobby Green for three rounds on Saturday night it appears he has finally earned his slot. Barboza is one of the most dangerous strikers in the entire lightweight division, but Green got right in his face as soon as the fight started...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Edson Barboza Outstrikes Bobby Green To Decision Win At UFC Fight Night 57

Edson Barboza was able to outstrike Bobby Green over the course of three rounds tonight in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 57. Round One: Barboza with a quick leg kick to start. He flicks up a front kick to the face that just misses. Barboza loads up on a big kick to the midsection, but Green then sweeps his other leg for the takedown. Barboza is right back up though. Green...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Bobby Green to retire after Edson Barboza fight at UFC Fight Night 57?

Bobby Green is currently ranked at No. 7 in the UFC’s Lightweight division, and with a win over Edson Barboza this weekend at UFC Fight Night 57, “King” could be looking at a No. 1 contender fight in early 2015. At the highest point of his MMA career, and with bigger opportunities on the horizon, Green may be calling it quits this Saturday after his co-main event bout. According...
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November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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

Donald Cerrone Rallies to Submit Edson Barboza at UFC on FOX 11 (Video)

Donald Cerrone (pictured) and Edson Barboza only fought for three minutes and 15 seconds, but it was some of the most thrilling 3:15 the Octagon has ever hosted. Barboza was taking it to “Cowboy” in the opening minutes. However, Cerrone saw an opening and dropped the Brazilian with a left and pounced. He immediately jumped on Barboza’s back and slapped on a rear-naked choke...
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Cerrone stuns Barboza with comeback submission victory

Donald Cerrone extends his win streak to three with an impressive submission victory against Edson Barboza. Mandatory Credit: After three minutes of unrelenting punishment at the hands and feet of Edson Barboza, Donald Cerrone pulled a rear-naked choke out of the bag to submit the Brazilian at UFC on Fox 11. This fight started at a blistering pace with Barboza getting the...
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April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Donald Cerrone Taps Out Edson Barboza In The First Round At UFC On FOX 11

Donald Cerrone had to weather an early storm against Edson Barboza tonight at UFC On FOX 11, but was then able to drop the Brazilian and finish him by submission. Round One: Barboza unleashing a barrage of punches straight away and has Cerrone in trouble with a right hand. Cerrone goes for a takedown in response, but Barboza is up quickly and they go back to the stand-up. Barboza...
Via Fight Of The Night
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Donald Cerrone Vs Edson Barboza Goes Down At UFC On FOX 11

Fresh off a win at UFC On FOX 10 at the end of last month, Donald Cerrone has now signed up to fight dangerous Brazilian striker Edson Barboza at UFC On FOX 11 which takes place on April 19th in Florida. Cerrone claimed ‘Knockout Of The Night’ honors in his last fight thanks to a spectacular head kick knockout of Adriano Martins. The 30 year-old has gone on record as saying...
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February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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