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Dominick Cruz Destroys Takeya Mizugaki at UFC 178 (Video Highlights)

Dominick Cruz (pictured) was out of action for 1,091 days nursing various injuries. In a what-have-you-done-for-me-lately sport like MMA, it’s easy for fans to forget how good the former UFC bantamweight champion was. Cruz reminded them in emphatic fashion on Saturday at UFC 178. Unfortunately for Takeya Mizugaki, he found himself on the wrong end of the highlight reel footage...
Via 5thRound.com
September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz TKO’s Takeya Mizugaki in The First round at UFC 178 (GIF)

In his first fight in over three years, former UFC bantamweight champion looked like he hasn’t lost a step during his absence at UFC 178. Cruz dominated Mizugaki from the opening bell, and delivered a vicious TKO via punches. H/T to @internetican for the GIF as always. The post Dominick Cruz TKO’s Takeya Mizugaki in The First round at UFC 178 (GIF) appeared first on Total Sports Blog.
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September 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz crushes Takeya Mizugaki in comeback fight to the UFC

After three long years outside of fighting, Dominick Cruz returned on Saturday night at UFC 178 and managed to somehow look better than ever as he knocked out Takeya Mizugaki in just 61 seconds into the first round. As Jay-Z's voice hit the loudspeakers at the MGM Grand Garden Arena saying 'please allow me to re-introduce myself', Cruz sprinted to the cage, anxious to pick up where...
Via Fox Sports
September 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz TKO’s Takeya Mizugaki In 61 Seconds At UFC 178

Former bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is back in a big way, taking a tough opponent in Takeya Mizugaki out in just 61 seconds tonight at UFC 178. Round One: Cruz moving as fluidly as ever to start his comeback fight, missing a few early strikes from Mizugaki. Cruz lands a right hand and lands a powerful takedown. Mizugaki scrambles to get back up, but Cruz lands punches as...
Via Fight Of The Night
September 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz Returns against Takeya Mizugaki at UFC 178

UFC 178 in Las Vegas on September 27th is the new target for injury-plagued former bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz’s long-awaited return where he’s scheduled to face Takeya Mizugaki. By the time his fight comes around it’ll have been three years since Cruz last fought, largely due to a severe ACL injury. He attempted a comeback earlier this year, but was then forced to...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Dominick Cruz Ends Three-Year Injury-Plagued Hiatus to Fight Takeya Mizugaki at UFC 178

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz (pictured) will finally end his injury-plagued 35-month hiatus … fingers crossed. On Tuesday night, it was announced Cruz will meet Takeya Mizugaki at UFC 178. Cruz hasn’t been seen since defending his title against Demetrious Johnson in October 2011. He had his broken left index finger operated on in January 2012, then tore his...
Via 5thRound.com
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Takeya Mizugaki Defeats Francisco Rivera By Decision At UFC 173

Takeya Mizugaki put in a solid performance against Francisco Rivera tonight at UFC 173, showing a willingness to mix it with him on the feet, while also enjoying long spells of control on the mat. Round One: They exchange early and Rivera lands the most meaningful blow. Mizugaki presses forward with strikes and Rivera tags him with a nice counter. Some close range exchanges here...
Via Fight Of The Night
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Takeya Mizugaki Now Fights Francisco Rivera at UFC 173

Now that T.J. Dillashaw has accepted an offer he couldn’t refuse, Takeya Mizugaki (pictured) has been issued a new assignment at UFC 173. Mizugaki will now meet Francisco Rivera in the May 24 event. Mizugaki was slated to face Dillashaw, but Dillashaw was promoted to the show’s main event to challenge bantamweight champion Renan Barao for his throne. Middleweight champ champ...
Via 5thRound.com
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 173 'Weidman vs. Machida' Event Poster; Updated Fight Card

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman's 2nd title defense, and first fight in nearly two years against someone not named Anderson Silva, will take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena for the promotions yearly Memorial Day weekend pay-per-view event. Now a veteran of seven UFC fights, the Hofstra All-American will not only look keep his undefeated record in tact, and more importantly...
Via hov-mma
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs Bigfoot Prelim Breakout Star: Takeya Mizugaki

(Pat Lovell-USA TODAY Sports) The Prelim Breakout Star is a once per event article that helps fans get to know those who will be entertaining them from the undercard. The intention of the article is not to bring attention to the most talented guy on the preliminary card, but rather one that the common fan may have overlooked or underestimated.   Hard to imagine a fighter...
Via MMA Manifesto
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss
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