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Texts from last TUF: Episode 9 Edition

With the assistance of comedian Adam Hunter of MMA Roasted, FOX Sports has obtained the transcript of a private group text message that transpired Wednesday night during The Ultimate Fighter. The texts were exchanged between Dana White, Kenny Florian, Tim Kennedy and more. Warning: the screenshots below contain strong language and extremely poor taste.
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

EA Sports UFC free content update #3 features Tim Kennedy and Gunnar Nelson

The 3rd free content update for EA Sports UFC owners is here and it gives us two more fighters who have been making headlines of late. Fresh off a controversial loss at UFC 178, middleweight contender Tim Kennedy is now available for gamers to use. In addition, you can play as the best import out of Iceland since Sigur Rós, undefeated welterweight Gunnar Nelson. Nelson headlines...
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October 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Tim Kennedy undecided on whether or not he will file an appeal

It's been a few days since Tim Kennedy suffered a TKO loss to Yoel Romero at UFC 178 under highly suspicious circumstances, but whether or not an appeal will be filed to the Nevada State Athletic Commission remains a question. Kennedy seemingly put Romero away during their fight Saturday night, but the decorated Army Ranger was forced to stop doling out punishment when the bell...
Via Fox Sports
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Releases Video of Tim Kennedy, Yoel Romero Backstage at UFC 178

You can’t really blame Tim Kennedy for being upset following what happened at UFC 178. Sure, he got knocked out by Yoel Romero in the third round of their bout but this was after he dominated the second round.  In fact, he almost scored a TKO before Romero was saved by the bell.  And when it was time for the third round, Romero remained sitting on his stool as he gathered himself...
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October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Tim Kennedy Goes Off on Yoel Romero Backstage at UFC 178 (Video)

Tim Kennedy’s (pictured) face was a battered and bruised mess following Saturday’s shootout with Yoel Romero. However, Kennedy’s mug wasn’t what had him irate after UFC 178‘s highly controversial loss. After losing the opening stanza in convincing fashion, Kennedy bounced back and was giving a winded Romero the business in the second round. The Cuban appeared to be out...
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October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Tim Kennedy & Yoel Romero exchange words post UFC 178 fight (Video)

Of all the sensational matchups put together for the UFC 178 pay-per-view, not many expected that Middleweights Tim Kennedy and Yoel Romero would leave the MGM Grand with $50k in bonus money for winning the “Fight of the Night” honors. While the fight itself was nothing short of spectacular, there was a ton of controversy that ultimately marred the result. With about 30 seconds...
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October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Furious Tim Kennedy Confronts Yoel Romero Backstage After UFC 178 (Video)

After being defeated by a third round TKO last night at UFC 178 a furious Tim Kennedy confronted Yoel Romero backstage claiming that he should be disqualified for failing to answer the bell in the final round of the bout. Kennedy has a strong case. In the final seconds of the second round he badly hurt Romero with uppercuts followed by more punches to the head that left his opponent...
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September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Yoel Romero Takes Controversial TKO Over Tim Kennedy at UFC 178 (Video Highlights)

They’re calling it StoolGate. Saturday’s middleweight shootout between Yoel Romero (pictured) and Tim Kennedy was clearly UFC 178‘s most controversial bout. Romero won the opening round, but Kennedy had him gassed and battered as the second frame wound down. Romero appeared to be out on his feet as he struggled to get back to his corner. Romero’s corner then pulled what...
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September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Stoolgate: Tim Kennedy irate about controversial loss to Yoel Romero

Tim Kennedy was not a happy man following his loss to Yoel Romero, but he might not have much of a case if he protests. Kennedy rocked Romero near the end of the second round and almost finished him at UFC 178 on Saturday night in Las Vegas. Romero was saved by the bell and went back to his corner. That's when things got bizarre. When the fight was set to resume, Kennedy was...
Via Fox Sports
September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Tim Kennedy Irate with Yoel Romero After Controversial Loss at UFC 178 (Video)

Tim Kennedy (pictured) feels that he was robbed on Saturday at UFC 178. No, for once the judges had nothing to do with it, but by the bush league stunt Yoel Romero’s corner pulled in between the second and third round of their shootout. After convincingly losing the opening period, Kennedy bounced back and took it to Romero in the second frame. He had a gassed Romero completely...
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September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Cruz, McGregor, Kennedy and Romero Win Bonuses at UFC 178

After a spectacular night of MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded Dominick Cruz (pictured), Conor McGregor, Tim Kennedy and Yoel Romero each an additional $50,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC 178: Johnson vs. Cariaso.” Cruz ended his 1,091-day hiatus in triumphant fashion by easily disposing of Takeya Mizugaki. Cruz’s first round TKO earned...
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September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Yoel Romero pulls off miraculous TKO over Tim Kennedy

In one of the craziest fight finishes of all time, Yoel Romero was nearly knocked out in the second round only to come back and put Tim Kennedy away by strikes in the opening moments of the final round. The bout up until the ending was an exciting affair and definitely a front runner for 'Fight of the Night' at UFC 178. Romero is typically a very fast starter and his bout...
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September 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Yoel Romero TKO’s Tim Kennedy In Third Round At UFC 178

There were remarkable switches in momentum in this fight at UFC 178 with only the bell to end the second round saving Yoel Romero from being stopped by Tim Kennedy, only for Romero to then come out in the third and drop Kennedy and finish the fight by TKO. Round One: Romero thinks about a big kick, but then abandons it. Kennedy lands a body kick. Another body kick from Kennedy...
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September 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Tim Kennedy Battles Yoel Romero at UFC 178

On Tuesday, a middleweight tango between Tim Kennedy (pictured) and Yoel Romero was added to the UFC 178 lineup. The Las Vegas-Review Journal first reported the shootout. The September 27 event takes place in Las Vegas, Nevada. Either the Mandalay Bay Events Center or larger MGM Grand Garden Arena will serve as host. Kennedy will be riding a four-right winning streak into the matchup...
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July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Final UFAs

Here is the last of the Coyotes UFAs: Tim Kennedy Brett Hextall Andy Miele Brandon Yip Cade Fairchild John Mitchell These players mostly played in the AHL. Tim Kennedy played about half the year in the AHL and the other half in NHL. I really can’t comment too much on these players as I don’t have the time to follow every player in every league. I have a real job and a life...
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June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Gegard Mousasi Not Calling Out Luke Rockhold or Tim Kennedy, But Wouldn’t Mind

After easily disposing of Mark Munoz at UFC Fight Night 41, Gegard Mousasi (pictured) was asked what his future holds. The soft-spoken middleweight’s response had a lot to do with his past, as in a couple of fellow former Strikeforce stars. Mousasi isn’t calling anyone out, but he believes fighting contenders who are riding winning streaks, like Tim Kennedy and Luke Rockhold...
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June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Video Bisping vs Kennedy Full Results: Kennedy wins an lopsided decision

  Fight card (Fox Sports 1) Weight class Method Round Time Notes Middleweight Tim Kennedy def. Michael Bisping Decision (unanimous) (49-46, 49-46, 50-45) 5 5:00 Welterweight Patrick Côté def. Kyle Noke Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) 3 5:00 Middleweight Elias Theodorou def. Sheldon Westcott TKO (punches and elbows) 2 4:41 [a] Welterweight Chad Laprise def. […]
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April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Tim Kennedy Defeats Michael Bisping, Continues Middleweight Rise

QUEBEC CITY, Canada — The Tuf: Nations finale took place in Canada Wednesday night. Declaring two new Ultimate Fighter winners who would earn a six-figure contract in the UFC was supposed to be the major storyline, but a different fight took all the attention on the mid-week fight card. After his victory over Rafael Natal […]
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

TUF Nations Finale: Tim Kennedy vs. Michael Bisping (Video Highlights)

Tim Kennedy (pictured) begged and pleaded for a bout with Michael Bisping. On Wednesday night at “The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale,” he was granted his wish and made the most of his opportunity. Despite entering their middleweight shootout as nearly a 2-1 underdog, Kennedy managed to walk away with a relatively easy (49-46, 49-46, 50-45) unanimous decision victory. Although...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Tim Kennedy Earns Decision Victory Over Michael Bisping At TUF Nations Finale

Round One: We’re underway in the main event. Bisping with a tentative head kick that’s blocked. Kennedy drops low and looks for a takedown. He’s on his knees now against the cage trying hard for it. Bisping defends initially, but then gets his legs sucked out and gets him down. Still struggling with it, but he does now have Bisping flat on his back. Kennedy looking to...
Via Fight Of The Night
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Kennedy decisions Bisping in TUF Nations Finale main event

When Strikeforce was absolved into the UFC there were about a dozen or so fighters to keep an eye on. One of them was the two-time middleweight title challenger Tim Kennedy. Now, a year and some change later, Kennedy finds himself with a 3-0 record as a UFC fighter. It’s been a fresh start for the U.S. Army Veteran since losing his second Strikeforce title fight to Luke Rockhold...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

‘The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale’ Complete Betting Odds

Tim Kennedy (pictured) and Michael Bisping finally get to squash their beef tonight at “The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale.” Fans finally get to watch them settle their differences the best way fighters know how. Most importantly, bettors get the chance to score a few extra bucks before dinner is on the table. Kennedy is pegged as a +165 underdog against his bitter rival. Bisping...
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April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

TUF Nations Finale Predictions

The TUF Nations Finale takes place tomorrow night in Canada and we’ve got our predictions for the fights below. — Main Card: Michael Bisping vs. Tim Kennedy Both Bisping and Kennedy are fairly well rounded, but the Brit likes to stay on the feet, while the former Green Beret is happier to mix things up. Kennedy would do well to do just that, utilizing clinch work, takedowns and...
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April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Bisping Launches Verbal Tirade At Tim Kennedy During Staredown

Michael Bisping and Tim Kennedy have been embroiled in a war of words over the internet for some time leading up to their headline fight at the TUF Nations Finale tomorrow night, and yesterday Bisping took the opportunity to continue in the same vein during a pre-fight staredown. Bisping gave Kennedy a piece of his mind, pointing aggressively at him in the process, while Kennedy...
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April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Bisping: It is Time to Shut Tim Kennedy Up Once and for All

UFC middleweight Michael Bisping has been away from the octagon for an extended period of time, with a detached retina as the source behind his time on the sidelines. Bisping suffered the severe injury ahead of his UFC Fight Night 30 bout with Mark Munoz and has been away from competition ever since. Doctors have now confirmed that the perennial contender is now healthy and can return...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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