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Rafael Cavalcante out, Francimar Barroso in against Ovince Saint Preux in Brazil

One of the UFC's upcoming cards in Brazil has a new co-main event.   Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante is injured and will be replaced by Francimar Barroso to fight Ovince Saint Preux at UFC Fight Night on FOX Sports 1 on Nov. 8 in Uberlandia, UFC.com's Brazil affiliate reported Friday. Saint Preux-Barroso will be the co-main event as of now, UFC officials told FOX Sports...
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Johnson Challenges Alexander Gustafsson to Give Fans What They Want

Anthony Johnson (pictured) finally understands that a fight against Ryan Bader won’t do nearly as much for his UFC light heavyweight title hopes as a scrap against top contender Alexander Gustafsson would. After saying just nine days ago that he wanted to fight Bader next, then move on to Gustafsson after, Johnson now wants to leapfrog Bader and go straight for the man holding...
Via 5thRound.com
August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Ovince Saint Preux Faces Rafael ‘Feijao’ Cavalcante at UFC Fight Night 56

What do Ovince Saint Preux (pictured) and Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante have in common? Both light heavyweights are looking to bounce back from unanimous decision defeats to Ryan Bader, and they will be inside the octagon at the exact same time on November 8. The UFC announced Thursday OSP and Feijao will battle in Brazil. Saint Preux lost to Bader just 12 days ago, and obviously...
Via 5thRound.com
August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Fight Motion: UFC Fight Night - Ryan Bader vs. Ovince Saint Preux

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Via Fox Sports
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

‘Rumble’ Johnson Calls Out Ryan Bader and Alex Gustafsson (Video)

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson has been nothing short of dominant lately. He’s running through UFC light-heavyweight opponents as of late and he has his eye on a title shot next year. For Johnson to reach that level in what is arguably the UFC’s toughest division ‘Rumble’ will need to go through a tough road of opponents.  “Hopefully I’ll be able to fight in late October...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Morning Matchmaker: Sorting out the murky light heavyweight hierarchy

Ryan Bader entered his name into the UFC light heavyweight title discussion once again. Will one more win earn him a shot? And who should that be against? Ross Pearson might have earned his way into the lightweight rankings. Where does he go from here? Sara McMann beat Lauren Murphy in a controversial split decision. How close is she to getting another title shot against Ronda Rousey...
Via Fox Sports
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Making the Grade: Passes/Fails from UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. Saint Preux

Ryan Bader inched closer to a light heavyweight title shot, Ross Pearson suppressed his Diego Sanchez demons and Tim Boetsch made all of Maine happy. You already know who won and who lost Saturday at UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. Saint Preux. We here at Haymaker are more concerned with going beyond the results. Here's what we took away from the UFC's first event from Maine:...
Via Fox Sports
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight night Bader vs St Pruex, the good, the bad and the ugly

Last night was another one of those magical nights where the UFC decides to stack a card with fighters who are unrecognizable to casual fans. Oh, what, that doesn’t sound magical? Hear me out here. A card filled with relatively no name fighters (or at least not top ranked guys) is a card filled with hungry fighters who will fight tooth and nail to make a name for themselves or...
Via isportsweb.com
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Brader Defeats Ovince St. Preux At UFC Fight Night

Ryan Bader said he was going to wear Ovince St. Preux down and finish him at UFC Fight Night 47. He was half right. Bader won the war of attrition late into the Bangor night, and he won a unanimous decision over the upstart St. Preux. While much of the early fight was spent on the feet, Bader began to implement his wrestling in the later rounds, taking the tired St. Preux to the...
Via Geeks and Cleats
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

The Hit List: The Top 5 moments from UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. Saint Preux

The UFC returned to your television screen with a bang Saturday night. After two weeks off, the UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. Saint Preux main card delivered five finishes in six fights and a boatload of excitement. There was early talk that the most interesting fights of the night were slated to be on the prelims. That didn't end up being true. The main card was one of the best...
Via Fox Sports
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Bader Decisions Ovince St. Preux at UFC Fight Night 47 (Video Highlights)

Well, it wasn’t the most aesthetically appealing scrap the octagon has ever hosted, but Ryan Bader (pictured) got the job done against Ovince St. Preux, nonetheless. As expected, Bader used his superior wrestling skills to take a 48-47, 49-46, 49-46 unanimous decision victory in the show’s featured attraction. The card had posted five consecutive finishes going into the uneventful...
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August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Highlights: Ryan Bader dominates Ovince Saint Preux

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Via Fox Sports
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Bader outwrestles Ovince Saint Preux to win by unanimous decision

For several fights of his UFC career, Ryan Bader seemingly forgot or lost track of the fact that he was an All-American wrestler once he discovered he held knockout power in his hands and he picked up on a new love of boxing. Going away from his grappling attacks did result in some knockouts, but it also took away the best weapon Bader had at his disposal from the first day he decided...
Via Fox Sports
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Bader outwrestles Ovince Saint Preux to win by unanimous decision

For several fights of his UFC career, Ryan Bader seemingly forgot or lost track of the fact that he was a two-time All-American wrestler at Arizona State once he discovered he held knockout power in his hands and he picked up on a new love of boxing. Going away from his grappling attacks did result in some knockouts, but it also took away the best weapon Bader had at his disposal...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Bader out wrestles Ovince Saint Preux to win by unanimous decision

For several fights of his UFC career, Ryan Bader seemingly forgot or lost track of the fact that he was an All-American wrestler once he discovered he held knockout power in his hands and he picked up on a new love of boxing. Going away from his grappling attacks did result in some knockouts, but it also took away the best weapon Bader had at his disposal from the first day he decided...
Via Fox Sports
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Bader Defeats OSP By Decision At UFC Fight Night 47

Ryan Bader was able to get the better of Ovince St. Preux over the course of five rounds tonight at UFC Fight Night 47 thanks mostly to his superior wrestling including multiple takedowns. Round One: Bader with a low kick to start. OSP with a short flurry. Bader in with a hard punch that just comes up short and no more. Bader secures a takedown and is straight into side control...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. St. Preux’ Live Post-Fight Press Conference Video

Now that “UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. St. Preux” is officially in the books, make sure to stream tonight’s post-fight press conference live right here on 5thRound.com. The presser is scheduled to start at approximately 1:30AM ET/10:30PM PT. In addition to UFC president Dana White (pictured), Ryan Bader, Ovince St. Preux, Ross Pearson, Gray Maynard, Tim Boetsch Brad Tavares and...
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August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Bader vs Saint Preux Results

  UFC Fight Night: Bader vs St. Preux Aug 16, 2014 Cross Insurance Center Bangor, Maine (click on fighter’s name for detailed scouting report) (number in brackets is the betting odds: ‘-’ denotes the favorite – lines from BestFightOdds)   Main Card (Fox Sports 1/SN360 (Canada) 10:00 pm Eastern) Light Heavyweights (five rounds): Ryan Bader - […]
Via MMA Manifesto
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. St. Preux’’ Live Results

“UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. Ovince St. Preux” will be jumping off Saturday inside Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine. Fox Sports 2 kicks off tonight’s festivities by airing all four preliminary bouts at 8PM ET/5PM PT. Fox Sports 1 will then broadcast the main card immediately after at 10PM ET/7PM PT. A light heavyweight shootout between Ryan Bader and Ovince St. Preux...
Via 5thRound.com
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 47: Bader vs. Saint Preux live blog

  BANGOR, Maine – This is the live blog for the entire UFC Fight Night 47 fight card at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine. Sponsored in part by Courtyard by Marriott on 236 Sylvan Road in Bangor. In the main event, No. 8 ranked light heavyweight Ryan Bader faces No. 10 ranked Ovince Saint Preux. Gray Maynard and Ross Pearson, along with Maine native Tim Boetsch and Brad...
Via Mill City Sports
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Nolan Howell’s Get Po’ Quick Seminars: UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. Saint Preux

  Not unlike tear gas, we are back when you least expect it. Welcome to Undercard Superstar’s guide to gambling, where you can get po’ in one night if you play your cards right! As your resident financial guide, it is my responsibility to make sure lose enough money to ensure that you don’t buy the deluxe Jumanji blu-ray special edition director’s cut unrated box set. It...
Via Undercard Superstar
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. St. Preux’ Complete Betting Odds

Not to excited to watch “UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. St. Preux”? You’re not the only one. However, what makes everything better? Betting money! Ryan Bader (pictured) is nearly a 2-1 odds-on favorite to snap Ovince St. Preux’s five fight-winning streak. OSP, meanwhile, checks in as a 1.5-1 underdog. OSP’s takedown defense will certainly be put to the test. However, if he...
Via 5thRound.com
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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

Ryan Bader was a blue-chipper when he came up in 2008 and reeled off five straight UFC victories. Could this be his last chance to realize all of his potential?
Via Fox Sports
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. Saint Preux Picks

  Staff Standings Lucas Bourdon: 9-4 .692 Ben Kohn: 98-47 .676 TC Engel: 77-42 .647 Josh Hall: 35-21 .625 Luke Irwin: 156-97 .617 Earl Montclair: 77-52 .597 Nolan Howell: 84-74 .532 Dan Galvan: 5-6 .455 Last Event Winner: 6-Way Tie (2-3) Light Heavyweight Bout: Ovince St. Preux (16-5) vs. Ryan Bader (17-4) Luke Irwin: I think Bader almost gets caught with a guillotine, but adjusts...
Via Undercard Superstar
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 47 Predictions

UFC Fight Night 47 takes place tomorrow night in Maine and we’ve got our predictions for all the fights below. — Main Card: Ryan Bader vs. Ovince St. Preux OSP has won against a number of solid light-heavyweights over the course of his career, but Bader is a definite step up for him. He should have a speed advantage against Bader on the feet and a more diverse, fluid striking...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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