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UFC Fight Night 47 & WWE Summerslam Kountermove Recap

Fight Night 47 Thiago Tavares’ manhandling and first round RNC of Robbie Peralta scored you an impressive 120 points.   Top Scoring Team Thiago Tavares ($4600, 120 points) Alan Jouban ($4900, 115.5 points) Ross Pearson ($4800, 91 points) Tim Boetsch ($4600, 90 points) Ryan Bader ($5100, 83 points) Cost:  $24,000    Score: 499.5   Diamond in the Rough – Thiago Tavares...
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August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

The Morning After Drill: UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. Saint Preux

  Contributor: Ben Kohn Well last night was pretty entertaining for the most part I would say, if lacking in any sort of relevancy in the grand scheme of things. The only fight that had a real impact on the top of any division was Formiga/Makovsky and that had an outcome that bummed me the hell out. Overall, I understand the need for cards like these but I do believe they could...
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August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 47 Bonuses

Following last night’s UFC Fight Night 47 event the recipients of the evening’s $50,000 fighter bonus awards were announced. Alan Jouban and Seth Baczynski’s main card welterweight scap only lasted 4 minutes and 23 seconds, but it was so action packed that they scooped of ‘Fight Of The Night’ honors for their efforts. Tim Boetsch’s out of the blue TKO against Brad Tavares...
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August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Tim Boetsch, Alan Jouban, Seth Baczynski and Thiago Tavares Win Bonuses at UFC Fight Night 47

After a night of freebie MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded Tim Boetsch (pictured), Alan Jouban, Seth Baczynski, Thiago Tavares each an additional $50,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. St. Preux.” UFC Fight Night 47 took place inside Cross Insurance Center in Maine. Fight of the Night: Alan Jouban vs. Seth Baczynski ($50...
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August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 47 main card results and recap

The UFC Fight Night 47 main card is underway live on Fox Sports 1 from the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine. Below are the full UFC Fight Night 47 results thus far. Continue to check back on this page as the event continues for the updated results and recap of each main event bout: Main Card Ryan Bader vs. Ovince St. Preux Gray Maynard vs. Ross Pearson Tim Boetsch vs. Brad...
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Thiago Tavares makes short work of Robbie Peralta in featherweight debut

Following a 14 fight UFC career in the lightweight division, Thiago Tavares officially made the move down to 145 pounds and it seems like the experiment was a rousing success. Tavares was originally scheduled to debut at featherweight as early as February 2014, but injuries prevented him from making an appearance. It was worth the wait as Tavares wasted no time dispatching of veteran...
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 47 results: Bader vs. Saint Preux

(Photo/BJPenn.com) BANGOR, Maine – Mill City Sports has UFC Fight Night 47 card on Saturday, August 16, plus live blog coverage from Bangor and live twitter updates. In the main event, Ryan Bader faces Ovince St. Preux in a top-10 light heavyweight bout on FOX Sports 1. Gray Maynard and Ross Pearson, along with Maine native Tim Boetsch and Brad Tavares will also...
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 47 Results (Live)

Stay tuned to fightofthenight.com this evening for all the results live as they happen from UFC Fight Night 47 in Bangor, Maine. The prelim action gets underway at 8pm ET (1am 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: Ryan Bader vs. Ovince St. Preux Gray Maynard vs. Ross Pearson Tim Boetsch...
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC's Thiago Tavares is running for office in Brazil -- in the Communist Party

Joseph McCarthy probably wouldn't have been a big fan of the UFC. And he definitely wouldn’t have liked Thiago Tavares very much. It's a good thing the Cold War is over. Tavares, the UFC featherweight, is running for political office in his native country, in the Communist Party of Brazil (PCdoB), reports MMA Fighting. Tavares, who meets Robbie Peralta at UFC Fight Night...
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 47 main card predictions

Fight day has finally arrived after a three week hiatus and the UFC has put together a fun Fight Night card for the fans in Bangor, Maine. Headlining the card will be a top 10 light heavyweight showdown between Ryan Bader and Ovince St. Preux. Both men are looking to continue impressive winning streaks and stake their claim as a top contender in the light heavyweight division....
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 47 Weigh-In Results And Video

The UFC Fight Night 47 weigh-ins have now taken place in Maine and you can see what all the fighters tipped the scales at below. — Main Card: Ryan Bader (205) vs. Ovince Saint Preux (205) Gray Maynard (156) vs. Ross Pearson (156) Tim Boetsch (186) vs. Brad Tavares (185) Seth Baczynski (171) vs. Alan Jouban (170) Shawn Jordan (260) vs. Jack May (247) Robbie...
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August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 47 weigh-in results

All of the fighters on the UFC Fight Night 47 card took to the scales today to make their bouts official for tomorrow night. In the end, all of the fighters made weight and the bouts are a go for tomorrow. Headlining the card will be a top 10 light heavyweight showdown between Ryan Bader and Ovince St. Preux. Both men are looking to solidify themselves as contenders to the title...
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August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 47 weigh-in live stream

After a three week break, the UFC is back this weekend with an enthralling Fight Night event from the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine. Headlining the card will be a top 10 light heavyweight showdown between Ryan Bader and Ovince St. Preux. Bader will look to extend his two fight winning streak while St. Preux will look to get his fifth straight UFC win. The card is stacked...
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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...
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August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 47: Bader vs. Saint Preux official weigh-ins

It’s almost time. The UFC is about to make their debut in the State of Maine on Saturday night and will kick things off with the UFC Fight Night 47 official weigh-ins on Friday at 4:00 p.m. eastern (video above). For those in the Bangor area, head over to the Cross Insurance Center and watch the weigh-ins live for free! In Saturday’s main event, Ryan Bader will face Ovince St...
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August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Predictions: UFC Fight Night Bader vs. Saint Preux

This Saturday on Fox Sports 1, the UFC will be in Bangor, Maine for Fight Night 47, which will see a light heavyweight bout between Ryan Bader and Ovince Saint Preux take place. Here I’m going to give my predictions for the main card, so let’s get it started. Thiago Tavares vs. Robbie Peralta (155 [&hellip (Visited 2 times, 2 visits today) The post Predictions: UFC Fight...
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August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

10 UFC Events in Eight Straight Weekends Begins with UFC Fight Night 47

If you are suffering withdrawals from the octagon’s brief two-week hiatus, help is on the way … in a big way. The UFC comes storming back with 10 shows over eight straight weekends. That’s way too many meaningless events? Like UFC president Dana White loves to say, “Then don’t watch.” The action resumes this Saturday with “UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. St. Preux.” A...
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August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 47 Fight Card

After a brief hiatus, the UFC is back in business this Saturday night with UFC Fight Night 47 from Bangor, Maine on FOX Sports 1 and we’ve got the full fight card for you below. Headlining the show is a light-heavyweight clash between top 10 contenders Ryan Bader (No.8) and Ovince St.Preux (No.10). The co-main event should be an interesting lightweight tussle between Gray Maynard...
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August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Bangor’s UFC Fight Night 47 bout order finalized

The Maine debut of UFC is now only nine days away and we now have the official bout order for the UFC Fight Night 47 card on FOX Sports 1. On the main card, FOX Sports 1 viewers will see Ross Pearson vs. Gray Maynard, Tim Boetsch vs. Brad Tavares, Shawn Jordan vs. Jack May, and Thiago Tavares vs. Robbie Peralta all culminating in a five-round light heavyweight main event featuring...
Via Mill City Sports
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC newcomers Nolan Ticman, Frankie Saenz added to Fight Night 47

(Photo/Sherdog) The UFC is currently on a rare extended break due to the cancellation of UFC 176, making the anticipation for UFC Fight Night 47 in Bangor, Maine even greater and there is still 10 days until the event. On Monday, August 4, the UFC announced a few changes to the promotion’s debut in the State of Maine. Gray Maynard will replace Abel Trujillo against Ross Pearson...
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August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Thiago Tavares moves to featherweight for UFC Fight Night 47 in Bangor

(Photo/Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC) The UFC is coming to Bangor, Maine in a few months and the promotion’s matchmaker Joe Silva continues to add fights to the debut Maine card. The UFC announced on Saturday, Thiago Tavares (18-5-1 MMA, 7-6-1 UFC) will face Robbie Peralta (18-4 MMA, 4-1 UFC) in a featherweight bout on the growing card. Tavares, who normally fights at lightweight, will...
Via Mill City Sports
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Niklas Backstorm submits Tom Niinimaki in stellar UFC Debut

Niklas Backstorm sent a message to the MMA world by submitting veteran Finnish fighter Tom Niinimaki in the first round at UFC Fight Night 41 in Berlin. Backstrom started the fight by using his length and throwing kicks from the outside. Niinimaki quickly closed the gap and scored a takedown. The Swede stood back up and showed good takedown defence to thwart his opponent’s attempts...
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May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 41 Results (Live)

Stay tuned to fightofthenight.com this evening for all the UFC Fight Night 41 results live as they happen from Berlin, Germany. The prelims are expected to get underway at 12.30pm ET (5.30pm UK) with the main card going live at 3pm ET (8pm UK). Main Card: Mark Munoz vs. Gegard Mousasi Francis Carmont vs. C.B. Dollaway Luke Barnatt vs. Sean Strickland Tom Niinimaki vs. Thiago Tavares...
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May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 41: Fight Card

The UFC turns to Germany for the first time in over three years on Saturday for UFC Fight Night 41, the first of two events set to take place on May 31st. Headlining the show is a middleweight encounter between Mark Munoz and Gegard Mousasi who are both looking to rebound after a loss last time out in the Octagon to current title contender Lyoto Machida. Co-main event duties for...
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May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: highlights of Khabib Nurmagomedov

The final prelim bout of this Saturday’s UFC on Fox card features lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov. Nurmagomedov is undefeated in 21 pro MMA bouts. He has spread the love around by winning seven bouts by decision, seven by submission and seven by knockout or TKO. Like many fighters, Nurmagomedov has fought most of his career in his home country, in this case Russia. A veteran of...
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April 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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