Gunnar Nelson Vs Rick Story Headlines UFC Fight Night 53 in Sweden

Gunnar Nelson will headlined UFC Fight Night 53 in Sweden on October 4th against Rick Story. The Icelandic fighter is one of the most hotly tipped up-and-comers in the welterweight division at this moment in time, undfeated in fourteen fights including four victories in the UFC to date. Along the way he’s notched up two ‘Performance Of The Night’ bonuses, including his last...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Nelson vs Story To Headline UFC Fight Pass

Las Vegas, Nevada – The Ultimate Fighting Championship® has confirmed that top 15 welterweight contenders Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story will collide in the five round main event of UFC FIGHT NIGHT STOCKHOLM on October 4. The entire card will stream live and on-demand on UFCFIGHTPASS.com, the UFC’s digital streaming service, to subscribers in 167 countries and counting. The...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Gunnar Nelson vs. Rick Story Headlines UFC Fight Night Stockholm

On Thursday, the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced a welterweight showdown between Rick Story (pictured) and Gunnar Nelson will headline UFC Fight Night 53. The October 4 event takes place inside Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. Story has struggled to find consistency since thrashing former top contender Thiago Alves at UFC 130. “The Horror” dropped his following...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Fight Night 45 & 46 Kountermove Recap

I’ve been out this past week for a family reunion so there were no KM previews for Fight Night 45 & 46 but we’ve got your recap right here and ready to go. Just like for the past two events, the KM recaps have a full list of fighters and how they scored, the highest possible scoring KM team, and a ‘Diamond in the Rough’ fighter who was priced low but scored high. FIGHT...
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July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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...
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July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs Miller Pick ‘Em Results

  Congratulations to eihab bahjuh for winning our UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs Miller Pick ‘Em Contest.  Next Pick ‘Em action will be for UFC on Fox: Lawler vs Brown on July 26th.  Thanks for playing!   Consensus Picks Donald Cerrone – 82% Edson Barboza – 90% Rick Story – 86% Joe Proctor – 52% John Lineker – […]
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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

Rick Story Submits Leonardo Mafra At UFC Fight Night 45

Rick Story put ina a good performance tonight against Leonardo Mafra at UFC Fight Night 45, controlling the action before forcing a tapout due to an arm triangle choke in the second round. Round One: Good body shot from Story to start the opening round. He targets the body again. Mafra unleashes a high kick followed by a flurry of strikes, but then Story immediately counters with...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 45 Results (Live)

Stay tuned to fightofthenight.com this evening for all the results live as they happen from UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City. The preliminary action is expected to get underway at 6.30pm ET (11.30pm UK) with the main card going live at 9pm ET (2am UK). (Press F5 as required to refresh the page for the latest results) — Main Card: Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller Edson Barboza vs...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Winning Their Bouts At UFC Fight Night 45 Is Paramount For Northwest Fighters

This Wednesday night, as the UFC invades Atlantic City, New Jersey for UFC Fight Night 45, three fighters from the Pacific Northwest could be fighting to keep their jobs. Pat Healy, Rick Story, and Evan Dunham have all gone from hot commodity to inconsistent challenger in the UFC’s Lightweight division. In a competitive organization like the UFC it can be increasingly difficult...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 45 Predictions And Expert Analysis: It’s Miller Time!

Getty Image Did everyone enjoy their Zuffa-free weekend? I built a boat out of toothpicks, then scuttled it. Anyway, we’ve got mid-week UFC action with Fight Night 45! The only downside is the event is in New Jersey, which means it’s another international card. Wait, New Jersey is part of the United States? SINCE WHEN? With that shocking blow to history, let’s find out which...
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July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 45 Quick Picks

UFC Fight Night 45 takes place tomorrow night in New Jersey and we’ve got our quick picks for all the fights for you below. — Main Card: Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller Two quality lightweights here, but I feel Cerrone will hold a significant striking advantage here and is crafty enough on the mat to ensure he won’t just be held down by Miller or caught in a submission he can’t...
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July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. Miller’ Betting Odds (Main Card)

Jim Miller is about to have a rough homecoming – that is, if you were to ask the Gambling Gods. Miller is pegged as a 2-1 underdog against Donald Cerrone Wednesday at UFC Fight Night 45. “Cowboy,” meanwhile, checks in as more than a 2.5-1 odds-on favorite to collect his fourth straight win. Financially-plagued Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey hosts the festivities...
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Vancouver, Washington’s Rick “The Horror” Story Must Find A Way To Silence Critics

Where did things go wrong for Rick “the Horror” Story? As a highly touted prospect, Story began a run in the UFC that would have many calling him a future title contender. Fighting out of his home state of Washington, Story put Vancouver gym, Brave Legion, on the map with his 6-1 UFC start. However, as quickly as the contender label came, it was thrown aside. An inconsistent...
Via Oregon Sports News
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Tickets On Sale For Cerrone vs Miller Showdown In Atlantic City

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May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 45 Adds A Pair Of Fights

Rick Story (16-8, pictured) looks to rebound from another loss as he has traded wins for losses over his past six outings. Coming up short in your UFC debut is never the intended way to begin your tenure at the highest level of the sport but Story made some good adjustments after his loss to John Hathaway and followed that loss up with an impressive six fight win streak. That streak...
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May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Rick Story Faces John Howard at UFC Fight Night Atlantic City

On Sunday, a welterweight affair between Rick Story (pictured) and John Howard was announced for UFC Fight Night Atlantic City. The July 16 event takes place inside Revel Casino Hotel in New Jersey. Story has been on a roller coaster since posting the biggest win of his career over former top contender Thiago Alves in May 2011. “Horror” has since gone 3-5 and has alternated...
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May 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelvin Gastelum Fights Nico Musoke at UFC Fight Night San Antonio

On Wednesday, a welterweight affair between unbeaten Kelvin Gastelum (pictured) and Nico Musoke was announced to the UFC Fight Night San Antonio roster. UFC officials confirmed the scrap via Twitter. Gastelum owns a perfect 8-0 professional record, with his last two coming inside the octagon. “The Ultimate Fighter 17″ winner is fresh off last month’s split decision victory...
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April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Four UFC Welterweights That Could Be Title Contenders Entering 2015

No fighter made a more impressive debut in the UFC last year than Brandon Thatch. After their most recent wins both Kelvin Gastelum and Gunnar Nelson moved into the top 15 of the UFC rankings.  Both Stephen Thompson and Brandon Thatch are poised to join them with their next wins.  If they continue to win impressively they all could be fighting for a title shot in 2015. No fighter...
Via The Sports Journal
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 171: The Undefeated Five and What’s Next

Five different fighters entered UFC 171 with undefeated records and all five emerged with their perfect records intact. They included several rising young stars and some debuting fighters. Each one looked impressive and have bright futures in front of them. Let’s take a look at what those futures might hold. Myles Jury had the biggest win of the five by defeating Diego Sanchez...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 171 'Hendricks vs. Lawler' Event Preview

Dallas, Texas, this Saturday, will play host to UFC 171 and for the first time since UFC 63 on September 23, 2006 the full UFC welterweight title will be on the line without Georges St-Pierre involved. The vacationing Canadian, having relinquished his long-held 170 lbs title, will be succeeded either by his last victim (on the scorecards at least) Johny Hendricks or veteran Robbie...
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March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Welterweight division will begin new chapter at UFC 171

Now that former welterweight king George St. Pierre is no longer ruling the division, a new chapter in one of the sport’s most talented weight classes is set to begin, and at UFC 171 on Saturday, the first few pages of that new chapter will be written. Aside from the highly-anticipated title fight between current, top-ranked contender Johny Hendricks (15-2-0), and ”Ruthless...
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March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

TUF 18 Winner Julianna Pena Meets Jessica Andrade At UFC 171

The Ultimate Fighter season eighteen winner Julianna Pena (5-2) is set for her next test inside the octagon, with UFC officials announcing that the women’s bantamweight will take on Jessica Andrade (10-3, pictured) at UFC 171.“The Venezuelan Vixen” Julianna Pena, who represented Team Tate on TUF 18, made her way through to the final after earning a decision victory over Gina...
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January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelvin Gastelum vs Rick Story Set For UFC 171

A welterweight contest has been added to UFC 170 with UFC officials just announcing that TUF 17 winner Kelvin Gastlum (7-0, pictured) will take on Rick Story (16-7) at the March event in Dallas, Texas.Gastelum is currently undefeated in his professional career, having gone a perfect 7-0 thus far. The twenty-two year old made his official UFC debut at the TUF 17 Finale, where he recorded...
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January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelvin Gastelum vs. Rick Story booked at UFC 171 in Dallas

Undefeated Ultimate Fighter 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum wanted to get a tough test in the welterweight division and he will get his wish at UFC 171 when he takes on veteran fighter Rick Story at the upcoming card in Dallas. UFC officials announced the new bout taking place on March 15 late Friday evening. Gastelum (7-0) is considered one of the most promising prospects to come out...
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January 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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