RYAN BADER NEWS

Fighters of the Week

  1. Anthony Johnson: It was an absolute destruction in front of Gus’s home crowd at the wee hours of the morning, and now Jon Jones needs to plan for the hard-hitting former welterweight. 2. Brandon Rios: Speaking of destruction in someone’s hometown, Rios battered Mike Alvarado for far too long, and Alvardo’s despicable corner kept pushing him out to the disgust of everyone...
Via Undercard Superstar
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ovince Saint Preux vs. Patrick Cummins added to FOX UFC Fight Night in New Jersey

Two of the top 15 light heavyweights in the world will square off in April as Ovince Saint Preux faces Patrick Cummins at the upcoming FOX UFC Fight Night card in Newark, New Jersey. UFC officials confirmed the fight on Wednesday. Saint Preux (17-6) returns to action following the biggest win of his career when he finished former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC on Fox: Johnson destroys Gustafsson

Main Card (Fox) Weight class Method Round Time Notes Light Heavyweight Anthony Johnson def. Alexander Gustafsson TKO (punches) 1 2:15 Middleweight Gegard Mousasi def. Dan Henderson TKO (punches) 1 1:10 Light Heavyweight Ryan Bader def. Phil Davis Decision (split) (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) 3 5:00 Featherweight Sam Sicilia def. Akira Corassani KO (punches) 1 3:26 Preliminary […]
Via MMA PRIME
7 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC on FOX 14 quick results: Anthony Johnson knocks out Alexander Gustafsson in the first round

The UFC traveled to Stockholm, Sweden for the first UFC on FOX show of the year as light heavyweight contenders Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson threw down for the right to fight for UFC gold. In the main event of the evening, Anthony Johnson earned a UFC title shot against Jon Jon by obliterating former No. 1 contender Alexander Gustafsson in enemy territory. In the end...
Via Fight Hub TV
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Bader pulls out split decision victory over Phil Davis

Ryan Bader wanted to prove that he had what it takes to crack the top five of the light heavyweight division and he took a big step forward on Saturday with a split decision victory over Phil Davis. It was hard to imagine this battle between two of the premiere wrestlers in the division being anything other than a war of attrition as Davis and Bader constantly jockeyed for position...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Bader Wins Split Decision Against Phil Davis At UFC On FOX 14

Ryan Bader won a lukewarm light-heavyweight encounter with Phil Davis tonight at UFC On FOX 14, edging out his opponent by split decision. Round One: Davis circling on the outside as Bader pumps out the jab. Davis pawing out with his jab too. Bader presses forward with a flurry of left and rights, but doesn’t find a home for them as Davis backs out of range. Right hook lands...
Via Fight Of The Night
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: UFC on Fox 14 Weigh Ins

The UFC on FOX 14 weigh-in results are below. Main card (FOX at 8 p.m. ET) Alexander Gustafsson (205) vs. Anthony Johnson (204) Dan Henderson (185) vs. Gegard Mousasi (185) Phil Davis (206) vs. Ryan Bader (205) Akira Corassani (145) vs. Sam Sicilia (145) Undercard (FOX Sports 1 at 5 p.m. ET) Nico Musoke (171) […]
Via MMAInsider
7 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC On FOX 14 Results (Live)

Stay tuned to fightofthenight.com this evening for all the results live as they happen from UFC On FOX 14 in Stockholm, Sweden. The preliminary action gets underway at 4pm ET (9pm 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: Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson Dan Henderson vs. Gegard Mousasi...
Via Fight Of The Night
7 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC On FOX 14 Predictions

UFC On FOX 14 takes place tomorrow night in Sweden and we’ve got our predictions for all the fights for you below. — Main Card: Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson Very interesting match-up here between two of the best strikers in the light-heavyweight division who’re within touching distance of a title shot. In terms of raw power Johnson is undoubtedly the bigger puncher...
Via Fight Of The Night
8 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC On FOX 14 Weigh-In Results & Video

The UFC On FOX 14 weigh-ins have now taken place in Stockholm, Sweden and you can see what all the fighters tipped the scales at below. — Main Card: Alexander Gustafsson (205) vs. Anthony Johnson (204) Dan Henderson (185) vs. Gegard Mousasi (185) Ryan Bader (205) vs. Phil Davis (206) Akira Corassani (145) vs. Sam Sicilia (145) Prelims: Nico Musoke (171) vs....
Via Fight Of The Night
8 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC On FOX 14 Pre-Fight Interviews

Check out pre-fight interviews with the stars of tomorrow night’s UFC On FOX 14 event in Stockholm, Sweden. — Alexander Gustafsson: Anthony Johnson: Dan Henderson: Gegard Mousasi: Phil Davis: Ryan Bader: Sam Sicilia: Props: MMAfighting.com / MMACrazy.TV
Via Fight Of The Night
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Bader: I have better MMA wrestling than Phil Davis

In 2005 when he was a senior at Arizona State University, Ryan Bader entered the NCAA wrestling championships with the hopes of bringing home a title or at worst taking home All-American status for the second year in a row. Bader was one match away from the finals in 2004 when he lost to eventual national champion Damion Hahn out of Minnesota so when he entered the field the next...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

FOX UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Johnson Crystal Ball Predictions

This week's UFC action takes place in Stockholm, Sweden, as top light heavyweight contenders Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson square up in an eagerly anticipated main event. In the co-main event, MMA legend and former two-division champ Dan Henderson lays it all on the line to try and make another run against Gegard Mousasi. In another featured bout, Phil Davis and Ryan Bader...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Bader Scouting Report

Ryan Bader Scouting Report Vitals 6’2″ 205 lbs (Light Heavyweight) 74″ reach, Orthodox June 7, 1983 Record 18-4 (UFC: 11-4) Current Streak 3 straight wins Training Two-time NCAA D1 All-American in wrestling Championships Held The Ultimate Fighter 8 champion Strengths – high level wrestler - very physically strong - knockout power in his hands - […] The post Ryan Bader Scouting...
Via MMA Manifesto
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Bader donates portion of fight money to Brian Stann's Hire Heroes USA

Times are tough all over, but UFC light heavyweight contender Ryan Bader always has his mind on helping those in need so for the fourth time in his last five fights he will donate a significant amount of his sponsorship money to a military organization supporting troops coming back from combat overseas. Bader has worked with several military organizations in the past couple of years...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Road To The Octagon: Gustaffson Vs Johnson

Below you’ll find the full ‘UFC Road To The Octagon’ special for next weekend’s UFC On FOX 14 event in Stockholm, Sweden which focuses on the main event between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson, plus the co-main event which sees Ryan Bader up against Phil Davis. —
Via Fight Of The Night
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Lyoto Machida KO Ryan Bader into oblivion

Lyoto Machida is one of the most dangerous fighters in MMA today. The former UFC light heavyweight champion may be coming off a tough loss to UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, but “The Dragon” is not far off from another title shot in 2015. Before Machida can even be considered for a rematch with Weidman, the Brazilian must take out the streaking CB Dollaway in the main...
Via Fight Hub TV
December 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Phil Davis Bout Versus Ryan Bader Set For UFC on Fox 14

Phil Davis (13-2 (1nc), pictured) has been booked opposite Ryan Bader (18-4) on the upcoming UFC on FOX 14 card. Davis most recently bounced back into the win column with a dominant win over former title challenger Glover Teixeira, after suffering a setback in his previous fight against Anthony Johnson.  The loss to Johnson snapped […]
Via MMAInsider
November 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Bader vs Phil Davis set for UFC on FOX 14 in Sweden

Mixed martial arts fan in Sweden are in for a treat this coming January. Not only is Swedish superstar Alexander Gustafsson throwing down against Anthony Johnson in the main event, but UFC officially announced another light heavyweight collision that is certain to bring fireworks. With the contenders in the 205 pound division dwindling, one of the few remaining matchups between...
Via Fight Hub TV
November 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Phil Davis Vs Ryan Bader Official For UFC On FOX 14

A light-heavyweight fight between Phil Davis and Ryan Bader has been made official for UFC On FOX 14 which takes place in a 30,000 seater in Stockholm, Sweden on January 24th. Davis hit a bump in the road a couple of fights ago when he faced UFC On FOX 14’s headliner Anthony ‘Rumble Johnson back in April and found himself on the wrong end of a one-sided decision loss, ending...
Via Fight Of The Night
November 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Phil Davis vs. Ryan Bader Added to UFC on FOX 14

While most Americans were busy sleeping off their Thanksgiving day dinners, the UFC was busy making a fight announcement. Light heavyweights Phil Davis (pictured) and Ryan Bader will collide at UFC on FOX 14. The January 24 event goes down inside Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. Davis had his three-fight winning streak snapped by Anthony Johnson, but rebounded nicely by posting...
Via 5thRound.com
November 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Phil Davis vs. Ryan Bader official for UFC Fight Night on FOX in Sweden

Two of the top 10 light heavyweights in the world will square off in Sweden as Phil Davis has agreed to meet Ryan Bader at the upcoming UFC Fight Night on FOX card headlined by Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson. UFC officials announced the new bout early Friday morning. Davis (13-2, 1 NC) returns to the Octagon following one of his most dominant performances as he beat former...
Via Fox Sports
November 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Ovince Saint Preux Demolishes Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua at UFC Fight Night 56 (Video Highlights)

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua is an absolute icon in mixed martial arts. Ovince Saint Preux (pictured) made the 32-year-old look absolutely silly on Saturday at UFC Fight Night 56. It took OSP all of 34 seconds to destroy the Brazilian in front of his hometown faithful. Shogun has now lost four of his last five, including two straight inside the octagon. Saint Preux, meanwhile, rebounded...
Via 5thRound.com
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Shogun Now Fights OSP At UFC Fight Night 56 After Jimi Manuwa Pulls Out

A little over a week until UFC Fight Night 56 in Brazil the event now has a new headliner after Jimi Manuawa was forced to pull out after breaking his foot. As a result his intended opponent Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua will now fight short notice replacement Ovince St. Preux. It’s a big fight for OSP who’s coming off a unanimous decision loss to Ryan Bader at UFC Fight Night 47...
Via Fight Of The Night
October 30, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 179 Free Fight: Glover Teixeira KO’s Ryan Bader

After a three week hiatus, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns with a pay-per-view bonanza featuring one of the UFC’s most dominant champions in Jose Aldo. Before the Featherweight kingpin rematches Team Alpha Male product Chad Mendes in the main event of UFC 179, top ranked Light Heavyweights will battle it out in hopes of landing a title shot down the road. Fresh off...
Via Fight Hub TV
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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