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UFN 45 A.C. vs UFN 46 Dublin: Who Rocked it Harder?

UFC Fight Night 45 was one of the best cards in UFC history but that did not matter as the crowd in Dublin set the tone for UFC Fight Night 46. They were epic from the weigh-ins through the now almost mythical Conor McGregor victory. No matter what the card was like (it was pretty awesome in its own right) the crowd guaranteed that UFC 46 rocked harder. By the end of it we all wished...
Via Fight Booth
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Edson Barboza Destroys Evan Dunham at UFC Fight Night 45 (Video Highlights)

If anyone in the UFC knows how to finish a fight, it’s lightweight Edson Barboza (pictured). While nothing may ever top his highlight reel spinning wheel kick KO on Terry Etim at UFC 142, that won’t stop Barboza from trying. The Brazilian’s latest devastating finish came Wednesday against Evan Dunham. Barboza once again called upon his vicious kicking game to put away an opponent...
Via 5thRound.com
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night ‘Cowboy vs. Miller’ quick results

Another night, another finish for the ‘Cowboy’ Donald Cerrone. The full results from UFC Fight Night 45 out of Atlantic City are in and available for you in full below. If you’re interested in fighter bonuses and post-fight presser activity from the best card of the year start to finish thus far, well, I guess we may as well include that for you too. Enjoy. Main Card (FS1)...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

The Year of the Cowboy?

Very few fighters can claim to have had a better 2014 than Donald “The Cowboy” Cerrone. He has impressively finished all three of his fights in 2014. He KOed Adriano Martins by vicious, highlight reel head kick, submitted the highly ranked Edson Barboza, and replicated the vicious head kick tonight against Jim Miller. If Cerrone keeps it up, he may see himself in a title match...
Via Ring Kings
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Edson Barboza TKO’s Evan Dunham With Body Kick At UFC Fight Night 45

Edson Barboza showed off his deadly kicking skills again tonight, taking out a tough opponent in Evan Dunham with a body kick in the opening round at UFC Fight Night 45. Round One: An early exchange in close and Barboza unleashes a quick 1-2 combo. Plenty of movement from Dunham as he moves around the outside. Barboza unloads the first of what will no doubt be many leg kicks tonight...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Edson Barboza Vs Evan Dunham And Pat Healy Vs Gleison Tibau Set For UFC Fight Night 45

UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City on July 16th is turning into something of a lightweight extravaganza with two more meaningful fights in the division added to the line-up. First up, Edson Barboza will look to bounce back from a submission loss to Donald Cerrone last month when he takes on Evan Dunham. Prior to that Barboza had been on a three-fight winning streak and so he...
Via Fight Of The Night
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Edson Barboza Battles Evan Dunham at UFC Fight Night Atlantic City

Edson Barboza (pictured) wanted to make a quick return to avenge last month’s disappointing submission loss to Donald Cerrone, and the Brazilian has been granted his wish. On Tuesday, the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced Barboza will battle Evan Dunham at UFC Fight Night Atlantic City. Barboza was riding a three-fight winning streak into his shootout with Cerrone. He appeared...
Via 5thRound.com
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Donald Cerrone Rallies to Submit Edson Barboza at UFC on FOX 11 (Video)

Donald Cerrone (pictured) and Edson Barboza only fought for three minutes and 15 seconds, but it was some of the most thrilling 3:15 the Octagon has ever hosted. Barboza was taking it to “Cowboy” in the opening minutes. However, Cerrone saw an opening and dropped the Brazilian with a left and pounced. He immediately jumped on Barboza’s back and slapped on a rear-naked choke...
Via 5thRound.com
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC on FOX 11: ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone finishes Barboza in stunning fashion

Just when it looked like Edson Barboza was wearing down Donald Cerrone with his explosive striking…that happened. The Brazilian looked quicker, stronger and in complete control of Cerrone on the toes throughout the first half of the opening stanza. After eating Barboza’s best shots for a good three minutes, Cerrone would snap a straight left jab that would send Barboza to the...
Via hov-mma
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Cerrone stuns Barboza with comeback submission victory

Donald Cerrone extends his win streak to three with an impressive submission victory against Edson Barboza. Mandatory Credit: ufc.com After three minutes of unrelenting punishment at the hands and feet of Edson Barboza, Donald Cerrone pulled a rear-naked choke out of the bag to submit the Brazilian at UFC on Fox 11. This fight started at a blistering pace with Barboza getting the...
Via The Sports Journal
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Donald Cerrone Taps Out Edson Barboza In The First Round At UFC On FOX 11

Donald Cerrone had to weather an early storm against Edson Barboza tonight at UFC On FOX 11, but was then able to drop the Brazilian and finish him by submission. Round One: Barboza unleashing a barrage of punches straight away and has Cerrone in trouble with a right hand. Cerrone goes for a takedown in response, but Barboza is up quickly and they go back to the stand-up. Barboza...
Via Fight Of The Night
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC on FOX 11 ‘Werdum vs. Browne’ Staff Pick Em

The four horsemen of hov-mma are here to entertain and enlighten the masses with their UFC on FOX 11 picks. Get some. • Heavyweight #1 Contenders Bout: Fabricio Werdum vs. Travis Browne Sean Sheehan: Browne keeps his distance during a slow, tentative start. Werdum looks for the takedown but can’t get it. Browne lands combinations from the outside and kicks his way in. Werdum...
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April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC on FOX 11 ‘Werdum vs. Browne’ weigh-in replay

There was absolutely no drama inside of the Amway Center in sunny Orlando, Florida for today’s UFC on FOX 11 weigh-in. Honestly though, who needs it when a card is this stacked? It sells itself. Every fighter made weight and no one got shoved. Still, this video is worth watching for the intense staredown between heavyweight headliners Travis Browne and Fabricio Werdum, and of course...
Via hov-mma
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Whose House? Shaq’s House!

Shaquille O’ Neals’ 70,000 square foot Windermere, Florida mansion played host to the UFC’s FOX 11 pre-fight press conference on Thursday afternoon. The dais looked a little something like this (left to right on your screen): Brad Tavares, Donald Cerrone, Miesha Tate, Fabricio Werdum, Dana White (podium), Travis Browne, Liz Carmouche, Edson Barboza, and Yoel Romero. Check out...
Via hov-mma
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: highlights of Edson Barboza

This Saturday’s UFC on Fox card will feature Edson Barboza, a Brazilian fighter who has rightfully earned a reputation in MMA for being fast and exciting. Barboza’s opponent Saturday will be Donald Cerrone in a lightweight bout that could be a show-stealing bout or at least provide a tremendous finish no matter who wins. Barboza’s hand and foot speed have wowed those that have...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch UFC On Fox 11 Pre-Fight Press Conference Starting at 1 PM ET

The UFC returns to Fox on Saturday with UFC on Fox 11 from the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. The main event features two of the top three ranked heavyweights in the UFC as Fabricio Werdum battles Travis Browne. The co-feature has Miesha Tate battling Liz Carmouche in women’s bantamweight action. The pre-fight press conference takes place at 1 PM ET from the home of former NBA...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Full Episode Of “Road To The Octagon: UFC On Fox 11″

The UFC returns to Fox as UFC on Fox 11 takes place on Saturday night from the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. The main event features a battle of heavyweights as Travis Browne faces Fabricio Werdum. The winner will face UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez later this year. The co-feature has the first two challengers for Ronda Rousey’s UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship...
Via Between The Ropes
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Donald Cerrone looking to continue recent turnaround

When Donald Cerrone first joined the UFC in early 2011 after posting an impressive 6-3 record in the now-defunct WEC, ”The Cowboy” was widely considered to be amongst the world’s best 155-pounders and on the short list of potential challegers to the sport’s most elusive lightweight title. Armed with speed, versatility, and some serious knockout power, Cerrone had earned a...
Via Sports-Glory
February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Donald Cerrone vs Edson Barboza Added To UFC on FOX 11

UFC officials have added an exciting bout to the upcoming UFC on FOX 11 card featuring two talented strikers as Donald Cerrone (22-6, 1nc, pictured) battles Edson Barboza (13-1) in the lightweight division.Cerrone has been red hot in his last two UFC outings, putting in arguably the best performances of his career. Cerrone dominated Evan Dunham (14-5) at UFC 167 in November, 2013...
Via MMAInsider
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Donald Cerrone Vs Edson Barboza Goes Down At UFC On FOX 11

Fresh off a win at UFC On FOX 10 at the end of last month, Donald Cerrone has now signed up to fight dangerous Brazilian striker Edson Barboza at UFC On FOX 11 which takes place on April 19th in Florida. Cerrone claimed ‘Knockout Of The Night’ honors in his last fight thanks to a spectacular head kick knockout of Adriano Martins. The 30 year-old has gone on record as saying...
Via Fight Of The Night
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone gets quick turnaround, faces Edson Barboza at UFC on FOX April 19th

By: Sammy Hurwitz The UFC announced monday that Donald Cerrone will get his desired quick turnaround and face Edson Barboza at UFC on Fox 11 in Orlando on April 19th. With both fighters being known for their vicious kicks, the lightweight tilt already has fans excited. In his last fight Cerrone delivered with a vicious knockout of Andriano Martins where Cerrone landed a kick to the...
Via MMAinterviews
February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Donald Cerrone Battles Edson Barboza at UFC on FOX 11

Donald Cerrone (pictured) is admittedly dead broke and hellbent on staying active in order to replenish his bank account. “Cowboy” got his wish Monday, as the lightweight will battle Edson Barboza at UFC on FOX 11. FoxSports.com first reported the tango, which the UFC subsequently confirmed by re-tweeting their article. The April 19 event takes place inside Amway Center in Orlando...
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February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Bryan Caraway Out; Lucas Martins Now Meets Aljamain Sterling at UFC 170

Lucas Melo Martins 14-1 MMA / 2-1 UFC Record 2 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Jeremy Larsen, Ramiro Hernandez Aljamain Sterling  8-0 MMA / UFC Debut 8 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Claudio Ledesma, Sean Santella, Joel Roberts ————————————– UFC 170 February 22nd, 2014 Las Vegas, Nevada Mandalay Bay Events Center ———————————...
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Bryan Caraway faces Lucas Martins at UFC 170 in February

Following a stint as assistant coach on The Ultimate Fighter 18, Bryan Caraway will get the focus back on his own career as he returns at UFC 170 to take on Brazilian Lucas Martins. UFC officials announced the bout late Monday night. Caraway (18-6) was last seen in April where he picked up a submission win over Johnny Bedford at UFC 159. Following that fight, Caraway turned his...
Via Fox Sports
December 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Phantom Cam Highlights from UFC on FOX 9: Urijah Faber, Demetrious Johnson, Edson Barboza Bobby Green & more

Here’s Fox Sports’ phantom cam highlights from UFC on FOX 9. Some killer footage!
Via MMAinterviews
December 16, 2013  |  Discuss
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