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Josh Thomson Submits Mike Bronzoulis in Rd3 At Bellator 142: Dynamite!

Josh Thomson made a successful start to his time in Bellator tonight, dominating Mike Bronzoulis for the first two rounds and then almost effortlessly tapping him out with an arm triangle early in the third. Round One: leg kicks landed to start this one from both men. Thomson forward with purpose on a flurry of punches. Thomson reaching for a takedown, but Bronzoulis sidesteps...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Thomson Vs Mike Bronzoulis Set For Bellator 142 ‘Dynamite’

Josh Thomson departed the UFC for Bellator last week and we now know who he’ll be fighting in his promotional debut. Thomson has been lined up to face Legacy FC lightweight champion Mike Bronzoulis At Bellator 142 ‘Dynamite’ which takes place on September 19th in San Jose, California. The 36 year-old Thomson had been struggling in the UFC of late, suffering three losses in...
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August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Josh Thomson Leaves UFC; Signs For Bellator

In a surprise move Veteran lightweight fighter Josh Thomson has left the UFC and has now signed up with rival promotion Bellator. The reason for the switch is the subject of some debate, with an initial report from suggesting that the UFC had opted not to offer him a new deal. However, Thomson himself later came out to deny that was the case and instead insisted that...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Josh Thomson Signs With Bellator, Dogs UFC On Way Out

You can now officially add Josh Thomson (pictured) to the growing list of former UFC fighters dissing the planet’s premier mixed martial arts promotion on the way out. On Tuesday, Thomson decided to leave the UFC and ink a multi-fight contract with Bellator MMA.There were reports that the UFC opted to let Thomson walk after his contract expired after July’s decision defeat to...
August 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Tony Ferguson Outclasses Josh Thomson in Bloody Battle At UFC Fight Night 71

Tony Ferguson looked the real deal in a three round battle with Josh Thomson at UFC Fight Night 71 this evening, outclassing the veteran on the night, leaving him caked in blood courtesy of some vicious elbow strikes. Round One: Good body kick from Thomson as both men look to get busy in the center of the Octagon early in this fight. A little bit of range finding going on from...
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July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Benson Henderson vs Rustam Khabilov To Headline First UFC Event in Albuquerque

The UFC has never headed to the state of New Mexico, until now. It was first reported by the Albuquerque Journal and later confirmed by the UFC that former lightweight champion Benson Henderson will battle Rustam Khabilov. The fight will be the main event of a UFC Fight Night event and will take place on Saturday, June 7 from the Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It was...
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Surprise, Surprise – Benson Henderson Wins Another 5 Round Split Decision

When it comes to Benson Henderson many people want to compare him to Georges St. Pierre which I think is inaccurate. Yes, they both have been in a lot of five round fights that have gone the distance. For GSP he has had 8 fights that went 5 rounds in the UFC. He went 8-0 in those fights and the last one against Johny Hendricks was the first split-decision. While Henderson has had...
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January 27, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On Fox 10 Preview Show

UFC on Fox 10 takes place tonight from the United Center in Chicago, IL. The main event will feature former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson facing off with former Strikeforce lightweight champion Josh Thomson. In the co-feature, it is a battle of heavyweights as Stipe Miocic will battle former UFC heavyweight title challenger Gabriel Gonzaga. Steve talkes to ESPNChicago...
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January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Full Episode of UFC On Fox 10′s “Road To The Octagon”

It is fight week as the UFC has the first Fox show of 2014 on Saturday night. UFC on Fox 10 takes place on Saturday night from the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The main event of the show features former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson battling former Strikeforce lightweight champion Josh Thomson. Before every Fox show, the UFC airs a show called “Road to the Octagon”...
Via Between The Ropes
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Henderson to take on Thomson in UFC on FOX

Josh Thomson was supposed to be in the final stretches of preparing to fight for the UFC lightweight championship next month, but with titleholder Anthony Pettis injured and facing the prospect of surgery, Thomson has moved on to the next best available matchup. That happens to be the man who held the belt before Pettis, former champ Benson Henderson. The two will face off in the...
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November 18, 2013  |  Discuss

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