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UFC Fight Night 50 Results: “Jacare” Souza Taps Out Gegard Mousasi To Highlight Action Packed Main Card

There was a lot of anticipation heading into Friday night’s UFC Fight Night 50 as the main card was expected to feature fireworks. That is exactly what we got. In the middleweight main event in where the winner could get the next shot at the UFC middleweight championship, Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza defeated Gegard Mousasi by third submission via guillotine choke. Souza put on...
Via Between The Ropes
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Ref receives praise despite inconsistencies

Being an MMA referee is one of the toughest jobs around. You’re one of only three people locked inside of a cage, yet nobody is there to see you. In fact, you’ve done your job if you’re able to remain invisible for most of the fight. Referees will never get the limelight for performing well. On the flipside, they get put under the microscope for making the wrong call. Herb...
Via 5thRound.com
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Certainly appears ref Herb Dean 'missed' 7 illegal Dan Henderson hits to the back of Rua's head

Dana White, already a huge fan of Herb Dean, has to love the :50 mark of Dan Henderson v Shogun Rua.**Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home
Via Bob's Blitz
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 38 Rewind: Hendo hangs on to bomb Shogun

Another week, another UFC. This time it was a Sunday night for a change but Brazil was the not-unusual venue for UFC Fight Night 38 which was held at the Ginásio Nélio Dias in Natal, Brazil – the promotions second visit to its South American stronghold this year.Headlining the evening's business was a rematch almost three years in the making between MMA legends Dan “Hendo”...
Via hov-mma
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Herb Dean Losing a Step?

This past Saturday, UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey kept her unbeaten streak alive with a first round TKO of fellow Olympian Sara McMann at UFC 170. As usual, Twitter was abuzz following another successful and entertaining UFC pay-per-view. That typically means one of two things: either everyone was impressed and enjoyed the show, or they were upset about the...
Via The Sports Post
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 35 Results: Luke Rockhold Crumbles Costas Philipou

Photo from Sherdog.com A lot of hype was surrounding Luke Rockhold when he entered the UFC. The California native entered the organization as the Strikeforce middleweight champion. He felt very confident in his UFC debut against Vitor Belfort last May and felt a win would secure him a title shot. Belfort had other plans as he added Rockhold to his hit list winning by first round...
Via Between The Ropes
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Herb Dean To Referee Chris Weidman vs Anderson Silva Rematch At UFC 168

Herb Dean was the referee when Chris Weidman stopped Anderson Silva to win the UFC middleweight championship at UFC 162 in July. At a Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing this morning, it was announced that Dean will once again be the man in the middle when Silva-Weidman rematch at UFC 168 later this month. “The first fight was quite strange, and I normally don’t recommend...
Via Between The Ropes
December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 31 Results: Tim Kennedy Stops Rafael Natal In Main Event

Tim Kennedy really wanted to fight on UFC Fight Night 31: Fight For The Troops 3 that he pleaded and begged UFC brass for the chance to be on the show. Kennedy who was apart of The United States Army and was apart of the Army Special Forces defeated Rafael Natal in the main event of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 31 round by TKO in the first. The opening round begins with Kennedy throwing...
Via Between The Ropes
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Cain-JDS III was nearly stopped early

Referee Herb Dean came so close to stopping the UFC heavyweight title fight between Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos in the third round that Velasquez's corner started celebrating. This UFC 166 Fight Flashback goes behind the scenes of that bloody, Oct. 19 trilogy battle in Houston with new audio and video footage. The fight truly turned in Velasquez's favor when he...
Via Fox Sports
November 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Dean Hoped Nogueira Would Submit Before Arm Broke

Referee Herb Dean knew Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira was in serious trouble.
Via Sherdog
December 20, 2011  |  Discuss
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