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Anthony Johnson Back In The UFC After Civil Case Dismissed

Anthony Johnson’s indefinite suspension from the UFC has been lifted after a civil case against him in relation to a former girlfriend was dismissed. “The person who filed a civil temporary protection order against UFC contender Anthony Johnson last September voluntarily dismissed their complaint last week in the Florida Circuit Court,” A statement from the UFC says. “Before...
Via Fight Of The Night
November 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: UFC's Anthony Johnson accused in another domestic disturbance

Anthony Johnson has already been suspended by the UFC for accusations of domestic violence. Now, another incident has popped up, according to a report by MMAjunkie. An ex-girlfriend of Johnson told Boca Raton, Fla., police in March that Johnson came to see her at work and demanded to speak with her. The UFC light heavyweight allegedly grabbed her shirt behind the neck, lifted her...
Via Fox Sports
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Johnson Suspended Indefinitely By The UFC

The UFC have sent a shockwave around the MMA community by releasing a statement which declares that Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson has been suspended indefinitely. “We are aware of the situation involving Anthony Johnson,” the statement reads. “As a result, we are suspending him indefinitely. We are using a third-party law firm to conduct a formal investigation and once we have...
Via Fight Of The Night
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC's Ryan Bader still has a chance to fulfill all that old prospect hype

To most, Ryan Bader was a can't-miss prospect. He won The Ultimate Fighter 8, blasted Keith Jardine into next week and knocked off Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Here was this chiseled, two-time wrestling All-American from Arizona State with one-punch knockout power sitting at 12-0. The UFC had its future champion at light heavyweight or at least a long-term star. When Bader thinks about...
Via Fox Sports
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On Fox 12 Medical Suspensions Highlighted By Matt Brown Out For Possibly Six Months

BetweenTheRopes.com requested and received the medical suspensions from the California State Athletic Commission regarding this past Saturday’s UFC on Fox 12. The show took place from the SAP Center in San Jose. Medical suspensions were highlighted by Matt Brown, who lost in the main event against Robbie Lawler. Brown was suspended for 45 days with no contact, but could be out...
Via Between The Ropes
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On FOX 12 Fighter Salaries

The fighter salaries have been released for Saturday night’s UFC On FOX 12 event in San Jose, and show that victorious headliner Robbie Lawler was the evening’s best paid star with a $210,000 basic salary. Next up was veteran campaigner Antonio Rogerio Nogueira who banked $114,000 despite being TKO’d in just 44 seconds by Anthony Johnson who claimed a $106,000 payday. Former...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC on FOX: Lawler vs Brown – Lessons Learned

On Saturday night the Octagon touched down in San Jose, California for the 12th installment of the UFC on FOX.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On FOX 12 Bonus Awards

Following last night’s UFC On FOX 12 event in San Jose the recipients of the evening’s $50,000 bonus awards were announced. As expected, Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown were rewarded with ‘Fight Of The Night’ honors for their five round striking battle in the main event of the evening. Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson picked up a ‘Performance Of The Night’ bonus after his...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Johnson TKO’s Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC on FOX 12 (Video Highlights)

Anthony Johnson (pictured) was a whopping 5-1 odds-on favorite against Antonio Rogerio Nogueira on Saturday night. And now we all know why. It took Johnson all of 44 seconds to viciously dispose of Little Nog. Based off how Johnson dominated Phil Davis in his last outing and what he did to Nogueira, no 205-pounder should be sleeping easy tonight. Johnson also scored an extra $50...
Via 5thRound.com
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On Fox 12 Bonuses: Robbie Lawler, Matt Brown Highlight Bonus Winners

During tonight’s UFC on Fox 12 post-fight press conference, UFC president Dana White announced the post-fight bonus winners for Saturday’s show. Main event fighters Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown won “Fight of the Night”. Dennis Bermudez and Anthony Johnson each won ‘Performance of the Night”. Those four guys each won $50,000. Brown and Lawler put on the expected war...
Via Between The Ropes
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On Fox 12 Results: Anthony Johnson Rumbles Past Lil Nog

Anthony Johnson was a 5 to 1 favorite heading into his co-main event fight against Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Johnson showed very quickly why the oddsmakers were right in setting those high odds as he defeated Nogueira by TKO at 0:44 of the first round. The fight starts with both guys missing shots to the head. Johnson lands a left hook that staggers Nogueira and Johnson realizes...
Via Between The Ropes
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Johnson Demolishes Lil Nog In 44 Seconds At UFC On FOX 12

Anthony Johnson made short work of Antonio Rogerio Nogueira tonight at UFC On FOX 12, hurting him with practically his first punch of the fight and then teeing off on him with a series of vicious uppercuts to seal a TKO victory in under a minute of fighting. Round One: Both men start off cautiously with plenty of fakes. Johnson lets his hands fly. Nogueira backs up. Johnson comes...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On FOX 12 Results (Live)

Stay tuned to fightofthenight.com this evening for all the UFC On FOX 12 results live as they happen from San Jose, California. The action is expected to get underway at 4.15pm ET (9.15pm UK) with the main card going live at 8pm ET (1am UK). (Press F5 as required to refresh the page for the latest results) — Main Card: Robbie Lawler vs. Matt Brown Anthony Johnson vs. Antonio Rogerio...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On Fox 12 Weigh-In Results: Matt Brown Misses Weight, Not Fined

UFC on Fox 12 takes place tomorrow night from SAP Center in San Jose, California. The main event features a battle of welterweights with Matt Brown battling Robbie Lawler, with the winner getting a shot at welterweight champion Johny Hendricks. In the co-feature, Anthony Johnson faces off with Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Controversy ensued when Brown weighed in at 172.5 pounds. Brown...
Via Between The Ropes
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On FOX 12 Weigh-In Results & Video

The UFC On FOX 12 weigh-ins have now taken place ahead of tomorrow night’s event in San Jose and you can see what all the fighters tipped the scales at below. — Main Card: Robbie Lawler (171) vs. Matt Brown (*172.5) Anthony Johnson (204.5) vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (205.5) Clay Guida (145) vs. Dennis Bermudez (146) Josh Thomson (155) vs. Bobby Green (155.5) Prelims: Jorge...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Johnson Credits Prior UFC Release For Newfound Success

Anthony Johnson (pictured) hit the lowest of lows – obviously, I’m not referring to his weight – after getting submitted by Vitor Belfort at UFC 142. “Rumble” was instantly fired for packing too many pounds, it was the third time in Johnson’s 11 trips to the UFC’s scale where he came in heavy. Despite his abundance of God-given talent, most thought Johnson would never...
Via 5thRound.com
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On FOX 12 Pre-Fight Interviews

Below you’ll find a collection of UFC On FOX 12 pre-fight interviews with some of the big stars who’ll feature on the televised main card on Saturday night. — Robbie Lawler: Matt Brown: Anthony Johnson: Antonio Rogerio Nogueira: Josh Thomson:
Via Fight Of The Night
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Fighter Scouting Report: Antonio Rogerio Nogueira

(Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports) Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Vitals 6’2″ 205 lb (Light Heavyweight) 75″ reach, Southpaw June 2, 1976 Record 21-5 (UFC: 4-2) Current Streak 2 straight wins Training Third degree belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Multiple boxing medals in international competitions Championships Held None   Strengths - extremely experienced - has fought & beat […]
Via MMA Manifesto
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

The Entire Episode Of “UFC Road To The Octagon: UFC On Fox 12″

The UFC returns to Fox this Saturday night as UFC on Fox 12 takes place from the SAP Center in San Jose, California. In the main event, Matt Brown battles Robbie Lawler in welterweight action. The winner of the fight will face welterweight champion Johny Hendricks in the near future. Before every Fox show, the UFC releases a show titled, “UFC Road To The Octagon”. In this episode...
Via Between The Ropes
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On FOX 12: Road To The Octagon (Full Video)

You can now watch The full ‘Road To The Octagon’ special for UFC On FOX 12 in the video below, featuring an in-depth preview of the three biggest fights on the card – Robbie Lawler Vs Matt Brown, Anthony Johnson Vs Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and Clay Guida Vs Dennis Bermudez. —
Via Fight Of The Night
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On FOX 12 Fight Card

UFC On FOX 12 takes place this Saturday night in San Jose, California, and in a change from the norm, not only will the main card air on ‘big’ FOX, but also four of the preliminary bouts too. Headlining the show is a welterweight clash between two top contenders Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown, with the winner expected to get the next shot at Johny Hendricks’ title when he returns...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Johnson Vs Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Set For UFC On FOX 12

After an impressive performance in his return to the UFC last month, Anthony Johnson will now take on Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC On FOX 12 in San Jose on July 26th. Johnson was an underdog heading into his fight with Phil Davis at UFC 172, but the former welterweight proved that he’s acclimatized well to life in the light-heavyweight division by giving Davis a torrid time...
Via Fight Of The Night
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Johnson Fights Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC on FOX 12

Less than two weeks ago, Anthony Johnson (pictured) schooled Phil Davis in his return to the UFC. The promotion is wasting no time in issuing Johnson his next assignment. Johnson will meet veteran Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC on FOX 12. FoxSports.com first reported the scrap, which was subsequently confirmed by the UFC. The July 26 event takes place inside SAP Center in San Jose...
Via 5thRound.com
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Nelson, Minotauro Nogueira headline UFC Fight Night 39

Roy Nelson Now nearing the end of their careers, veterans Roy Nelson (19-9-0) and Minotauro Nogueira (34-8-1, 1NC) have struggled to find their place within an increasingly competitive heavyweight division, and despite their popularity, are both in desperate need of a win when they square-off on April 11th. A former ”T.U.F.” winner, Nelson first gained mainsteam MMA-notoriety...
Via Sports-Glory
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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