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Dos Santos, Miocic take distinct paths to UFC on FOX 13

PHOENIX -- When Junior Dos Santos and Stipe Miocic stand across from each other later this year, it will signify the convergence of two distinct journeys. The fighters headline UFC Fight Night at US Airways Center on Dec. 13 as the premier mixed martial arts brand makes its debut in Arizona. They enter the bout at very different points of their careers despite being nearly the same...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Fabio Moldonado replaces Junior Dos Santos, will meet Stipe Miocic at TUF finale

After Junior Dos Santos suffered an injury to his left thumb that forced him to withdraw from his fight with Stipe Miocic at the “Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3″ Finale on May 31st, his replacement has been announced by UFC officials via social media.  Stipe Miocic will now face off with Fabio Moldonado in the main event of the May 31 show, which takes place at Ibirapuera Gymnasium...
Via Ring Kings
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Junior dos Santos Suffers Hand Injury, Out Of TUF Brazil 3 Main Event

Combate is reporting that former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos has suffered a hand injury and is out of his TUF Brazil 3 main event fight against Stipe Miocic. It is not known at this time whether Miocic will stay on the card. dos Santos hasn’t competed since his loss to heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez at UFC 166 in October. Miocic has won two fights in a row...
Via Between The Ropes
May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Dos Santos banged up but back home

Junior Dos Santos spent Saturday night into Sunday morning in a local Houston hospital being treated for cuts and bruises sustained during his fifth round loss to Cain Velasquez at UFC 166. Dos Santos' manager told UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani that all told the Brazilian fighter received 11 total stitches after the fight -- seven above his eye, three in his ear and one in...
Via Fox Sports
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Junior dos Santos reportedly doesn’t remember most of UFC 166 fight

Junior dos Santos lost to Cain Velasquez at UFC 166 in Houston on Saturday after a fifth-round stoppage. According to a report, the Brazilian fighter doesn’t remember most of the fight. Here’s what Fighters Only wrote: Junior Dos Santos does not remember most of the UFC 166 fight with Cain Velasquez. Afterwards he was under […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC 166: Cain Velasquez vs Junior Dos Santos 3 Video Highlights

UFC 166 took place on Saturday night from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. In the main event, Cain Velasquez retained the UFC heavyweight championship defeating Junior Dos Santos by unanimous decision in the trilogy fight between the two. In the co-main event Daniel Cormier defeated Roy Nelson by unanimous decision in a heavyweight bout. Here are the video highlights above of...
Via Between The Ropes
October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC 166 Video: Cain Velasquez Dominates Junior Dos Santos In The Rematch To Regain The Belt

Tonight is the night as UFC 166 takes place tonight from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The main event will feature UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez defending his title against Junior Dos Santos. The challenger won the title from Velasquez at UFC on Fox 1 in November 2011 as shown in an article we posted on Wednesday. The rematch took place last December at UFC 155...
Via Between The Ropes
October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

My advice to Junior dos Santos

This Saturday night at UFC 166 in Houston, Texas, the biggest heavyweight UFC fight in history is taking place. No. 1-ranked former champ Junior Dos Santos takes on the current champion, Mexican-American Cain Velasquez to complete their epic trilogy. The first fight didn't last long. JDS landed a beautiful right hand that knocked down Velasquez early as he followed with a series...
Via Fox Sports
October 15, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt posts disgusting image of fractured toe (photo)

On Saturday, UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt suffered a broken toe during the first round of his loss in a bout against Junior Dos Santos at UFC 160. In order to properly document the injury, Hunt posted a disgusting photo om Monday to his Facebook page providing ample evidence just how messed up his toe was [...]The post UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt posts disgusting image of fractured toe...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Weekend in Violence 3 Stars: Junior dos Santos leads the pack

UFC 160 kicked things off with a featherweight contest between Jeremy 'Lil Heathen' Stephens and Estevan Payan. Stephens opened up Payan with a hellbow early on in the bout that had him leaking like a faucet. This Jackson Pollock special created by Stephens would be the new canvas that  the remainder of the fights would be contested on. While Stephens did set the stage for...
Via hov-mma
May 27, 2013  |  Discuss
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