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Patrick Cote TKO’s Josh Burkman In Wild Shootout (Video Highlights)

Patrick Cote (pictured) Josh Burkman didn’t win Fight of the Night honors for nothin’. The welterweights put on quite a show Sunday at UFC Fight Night 74, with Cote ultimately ending things via TKO in the third round. Both men were rocked on different occasions, but in the end, it was an overhand right by Cote that put Burkman down. Countless bombs on the canvas and the shootout...
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 74 Bonus Awards

Following last night’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Saskatoon, Canada the recipients of the evening’s $50,000 bonus awards were announced. Earning ‘Fight Of The Night’ honors was the main card scrap between Patrick Cote and Josh Burkman which was competitive throughout, but really came to life early in the third round when Burkman started throwing caution to the wind with...
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August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Cote, Burkman, Arantes and Perez Win Bonuses At UFC Fight Night 74

Following “UFC Fight Night: Holloway vs. Oliveira” UFC president Dana White awarded Patrick Cote, Josh Burkman, Felipe Arantes and Frankie Perez each an additional $50,000 for their special performances on Saturday.UFC Fight Night 74 took place inside SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, Canada. Fight of the Night: Patrick Cote vs. Josh Burkman($50,000/each) Performances of the Night...
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Patrick Cote stops Josh Burkman after back-and-forth scrap

On Sunday night, Canadian Patrick Cote brought the Saskatoon UFC Fight Night crowd to their feet by handing Josh Burkman the first TKO loss of his career. Over the course of his near 12-year long MMA career, Burkman had never before lost by KO or TKO. Then, he ran into  Patrick Cote's right hand - twice. At the start of the fight, it was Burkman who landed the big punches, hitting...
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August 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Patrick Cote TKO’s Josh Burkman In Third Round At UFC Fight Night 74

Patrick Cote got the better of Josh Burkman tonight at UFC Fight Night 74 as they both turned up the heat in the third round, dropping him with a right hook before finishing with ground and pound to the delight of the Canadian fans. Round One Burkman with a leg kick to start as Cote comes in with a punch. Side kick to the body from Burkman. Leg stomp and then a body kick from...
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August 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Why Josh Burkman is so calm before the storm

Many fighters understandably loathe doing interviews the week of a fight. After all, they're usually worn out from a draining camp, with lots on their minds and on the verge of or in the midst of a grueling weight cut. Visiting with UFC welterweight Josh Burkman while he's at his Utah home the day before he leaves to Saskatoon, Canada for his fight Sunday against Patrick Cote provides...
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August 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Josh Burkman Suggests He Threw Fight to Steve Carl to Get Out of WSOF Contract

Josh Burkman (pictured) has just committed the ultimate no-no. Not only did the veteran throw a fight, but he’s now admitting to the MMA world that he did so. That, or Ben Askren really got under Burkman’s skin and he panicked and thumbed out the first thing that came to his mind on Twitter. Askren, who was denied entry into the UFC after getting released by Bellator MMA last...
October 05, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Brings Back Josh Burkman

Who says you can never go home again? On Friday, UFC president Dana White announced the re-signing of welterweight Josh Burkman (pictured). Burkman emerged onto the UFC back in 2005 as a contestant on “The Ultimate Fighter 2.” The 33-year-old posted a 5-5 mark inside the octagon before getting cut in 2008 after posting his third straight loss. “The People’s Warrior” enjoyed...
October 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Burkman Looking To Part Ways With World Series Of Fighting

Josh Burkman has revealed that he’s looking to part ways with the World Series Of Fighting promotion despite still having one fight left on his contract. The former UFC fighter, who was part of the cast of ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ season 2, fought just last weekend for the WSOF promotion and earned up a first round KO win over Tyler Stinson. Burkman still has one fight remaining...
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April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Burkman talks KO of Stinson, free agency, WSOF & UFC potential

Josh Burkman dropped some big news to Spencer Lazara in this interview in that he fought for less money for the fight against Stinson because he really wanted to fight. By doing that, he was freed from his contract, which had one fight left. He is now a free agent, able to entertain offers from other organizations such as the UFC.
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March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

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