Nate Marquardt: 'God has a plan for me and it's in the UFC'

Former title contender Nate Marquardt suffered his second straight loss last Saturday night when he was unable to continue after the second round of his fight against Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 188. The loss dropped Marquardt to 1-5 in his last six fights and 1-4 since returning to the UFC in 2013. The latest defeat was a particularly hard pill to swallow as Marquardt was not only out...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Nate Marquardt Vows To Keep Fighting After Latest Loss

Nate Marquardt suffered his fifth loss in his last six fights at UFC 188 on Saturday night, but in a new message to his fans the 36 year-old has vowed to continue competing. Marquardt looked a shadow of his former self in Mexico, but despite that appearing to be a recurring theme for him of late, he insists that illness and a lack of preparation to cope with the demands of fighting...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Dana White: Kelvin Gastelum cutting to 170 is dangerous, not sold on the idea

Following a disastrous weight cut for his fight against Tyron Woodley earlier this year, former "Ultimate Fighter" winner Kelvin Gastelum was required to go up to middleweight for his next fight at UFC 188 and he looked better than ever as he smashed former title contender Nate Marquardt into submission after just two rounds. Gastelum looked healthy and vibrant before, during and...
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June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Gastelum stops Marquardt in two rounds at UFC 188

Kelvin Gastelum earned the biggest win of his career Saturday night when he stopped former world title challenger Nate Marquardt via TKO. Marquardt took a lot of damage for two rounds and had trouble getting back to his feet, after two periods. Before the third round could begin, the fight was stopped. Gastelum got back on track after missing weight and losing a decision last December...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Kelvin Gastelum Defeats Nate Marquardt By TKO At UFC 188

Kelvin Gastelum dominated Nate Marquardt tonight at UFC 188, resulting in Marquardt quitting on his stool at the end of a punishing second round. Round One: Gastelum misses on a leg kick attempt. And another. He’s taking the center of the cage though and looking to press the action. Marquart with a short flurry of punches, but nothing really there. Gastelum responds in kind...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 188 Results (Live)

Stay tuned to this evening for all the UFC 188 results live as they happen from Mexico. The action gets underway at 7pm ET (12am UK) with the main card going live at 10pm ET (3am UK). — Main Card: Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum Eddie Alvarez vs. Gilbert Melendez Kelvin Gastelum vs. Nate Marquardt Yair Rodriguez vs. Charles Rosa Angela Hill vs. Tecia Torres...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

The Fight Wolff’s Fast and Fearless Fight Picks for UFC 188

UFC 188 is one of the more under-hyped cards this year. Especially sandwiched between UFC 187 and UFC 189 two of the more anticipated cards in recent history. To make sure you are hyped about UFC 189 the UFC has spent the most amount of money they ever have promoting a fight. All of the sudden here is UFC 188 sneaking up on us but don’t fear FightBooth and The Fight Wolff have...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 188 Weigh-In Results And Video

The fighters have now weighted for UFC 188 and you can see what they tipped the scales at below. Main Card: Cain Velasquez (242) vs. Fabricio Werdum (236) Eddie Alvarez (156) vs. Gilbert Melendez (156) Kelvin Gastelum (185) vs. Nate Marquardt (184) Yair Rodriguez (145) vs. Charles Rosa (145) Angela Hill (115) vs. Tecia Torres (114) Prelims: Chico Camus (126...
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June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

The Betting Window

  Welcome back to The Betting Window, where I take a hundred of your hard-earned dollars and try to let you avoid buying your ribeyes at Dollar Tree.  38 buckeroos made last week?  That’s weekend-changing money, baybay! (tm Adam Cole) Last Week: +$38Previous Week: +$22.13Year To Date: +$34.80   This Weekend’s Bets: Tecia Torres -300 over Angela Hill Kelvin Gastelum -500...
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June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 188 Fight Card

This Saturday night the UFC returns to Mexico for UFC 188 on pay-per-view and we’ve got the full fight card for you below. Headlining the show is heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez who finally gets the chance to compete in Mexico in a title unification bout with Fabricio Werdum who claimed the interim belt last year while he was out injured. In the co-main event it’s a clash...
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June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Kelvin Gastelum Vs Nate Marquardt Added To UFC 188

Kelvin Gastelum is headed back to the middleweight division where he’ll face Nate Marquardt at UFC 188 in Mexico on June 13th. Gastelum had been making his impression felt in the welterweight division since winning the TUF show back in 2013, notching up four wins in a row, but during that period he began having issues cutting weight. Initially he failed to make the limit for...
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March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Kelvin Gastelum Returns To Middleweight, Meets Nate Marquardt At UFC 188

After missing weight for his last welterweight bout against Tyron Woodley by four astonishing pounds, which was proceeded by a couple of tough weight cuts, Kelvin Gastelum (pictured) is being forced to return to the middleweight division. On Tuesday, it was announced Gastelum will face veteran Nate Marquardt at UFC 188. The June 13 event takes place inside Arena Ciudad de Mexico...
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Brad Tavares Vs Robert Whittaker To Co-Main Event UFC Fight Night 65

A middleweight encounter between Brad Tavares and Robert Whittaker has been announced as the co-main event for UFC Fight Night 65 in Adelaide, Australia on May 10th. Tavares rebounded from a two-fight losing streak with a unanimous decision victory against Nate Marquardt at UFC 182 in January and holds a very respectable 8-3 record overall since joining the UFC in 2010 as a cast...
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February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

In UFC 183, Woodley is the veteran contender, Gastelum the unbeaten upstart

ST. LOUIS -- The script has been reversed for St. Louis UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley. Not that long ago, Woodley was the unbeaten upstart looking to take down the veteran contender on the way to a shot at the title. The opponent was Nate Marquardt, the year was 2012 and at stake was the Strikeforce welterweight title. Woodley was pummeled in a fourth-round TKO. This time, on Super...
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January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Brad Tavares beats Nate Marquardt in uneventful middleweight affair

Brad Tavares stopped a two-fight losing skid in a rather slow and uneventful fight against former middleweight title contender Nate Marquardt. It was a rather bizarre performance from Marquardt on the heels of his blistering return to the middleweight division last year.  Marquardt looked largely listless throughout much of the fight, tossing out a leg kick or single punch without...
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January 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Brad Tavares Outpoints Nate Marquardt At UFC 182

Brad Tavares was able to utilize solid striking fundamentals tonight at UFC 182 to get the better of Nate Marquardt over the course of three rounds of fighting. Round One: Tavares pumping out the jab to start this one. He looks for a one-two, but Marquardt backs up. Leg kick from Tavares. Marquardt tries a high kick, but comes up short. Marquardt looks to clinch, but Tavares throws...
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January 03, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 182 Results (Live)

Stay tuned to this evening for all the results live as they happen from UFC 182 in Las Vegas. The action gets underway at 7pm ET (12am UK) with the main card going live at 10pm ET (3am UK). (Press F5 as required to refresh the page for the latest results) — Main Card: Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier Donald Cerrone vs. Myles Jury Brad Tavares vs. Nate Marquardt...
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January 03, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 182 Weigh-In Results & Video

The UFC 182 weigh-ins have now taken place ahead of tomorrow night’s event in Las Vegas and you can see what all the fighters tipped the scales at below. — Main Card: Champ Jon Jones (205) vs. Daniel Cormier (205) Donald Cerrone (155.5) vs. Myles Jury (155.5) Nate Marquardt (185.5) vs. Brad Tavares (185) Louis Gaudinot (125) vs. Kyoji Horiguchi (125) Josh...
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January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 182 ‘Embedded’ Episode 3

On episode #3 of UFC 182 Embedded, the weekend’s stars arrive at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, including UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, teammate Donald Cerrone, Danny Castillo, Nate Marquardt, Hector Lombard and Justin Timberlake. Jones sweats it out with some new training partners, high school wrestlers from Bishop Gorman, while challenger Daniel Cormier gets in work with...
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January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 182 Fight Card

Below you’ll find the full fight for the UFC’s first show of 2015, the eagerly anticipated UFC 182 pay-per-view event from Las Vegas which takes place this Saturday night, January 3rd. Headlining the event is what could turn out to be one of the biggest fights of the entire year as light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones attempts to defend his belt against his bitter rival Daniel...
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December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Nate Marquardt Battles Brad Tavares at UFC 182

A middleweight affair between veteran Nate Marquardt (pictured) and Brad Tavares has been added to the UFC 182 lineup. UFC officials confirmed the bout via Twitter. The January 3 event takes place inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Marquardt collected a much-needed win by submitting James Te Huna in his last outing. “Nate the Great” had dropped three straight...
October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

5 Reasons to Watch: UFC Fight Night: MacDonald vs. Saffiedine

The UFC will debut in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada this weekend for the first time ever with a welterweight showdown between two of the best fighters at 170-pounds leading the show as Rory MacDonald takes on Tarec Saffiedine in the five round main event. MacDonald has won his last two bouts in a row and hopes to finish off Saffiedine and move one step closer to a title shot.  Meanwhile...
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October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night on FOX Sports 1 heads to Austin, TX in November

For the first time in four years, the UFC will return to Austin, Texas for an upcoming UFC Fight Night on FOX Sports 1 card from the Frank Erwin Center at the University of Texas on November 22. The new date and event were announced during Wednesday night's broadcast of UFC Tonight. The arena in Austin has hosted a past UFC event in 2010 with middleweights Nate Marquardt and Rousimar...
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August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Fighters of the Week

Luke Irwin: 1. Terence Crawford: If he’s not the best lightweight in the world, he’s 1b with Miguel Vazquez, after putting on a clinic against Yuriorkis Gamboa and knocking him down four times to get the TKO win. 2. Cub Swanson: In a barnburner of a fight, Swanson and Stephens went toe-to-toe for five rounds with Cub taking the nod and a rightful spot at the table for the featherweight...
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July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Around the Combat World

(Welcome to another installment of Around the Combat World, where we chart what happened over the weekend from fighters you know or should know that performed away from your TV screen.)  Ricky Burns lost to Dejan Zlaticanan [SD] Glen Johnson lost to Ilunga Makabu [R9 TKO] Zack Mwekassa defeated Bernard Adie [R7 TKO] Sonny Boy Jaro defeated Ichal Tobida [R5 KO] Shannon Briggs defeated...
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June 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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