144 Search Results for brad tavares

May 10, 2015 7:46 am

HIGHLIGHTS! Robert Whittaker KO’s Brad Tavares In Less Than A Minute

‘Middleweight Robert Whittaker spoke to UFC commentator Jon Anik after his impressive first-round knockout victory against Brad Tavares at Fight Night Adelaide.’ By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 THIS IS NOT A DRILL! Ronda Rousey’s Intense Judo Workout — WATCH!

Oct 24, 2014 10:51 am

Nate Marquardt vs. Brad Tavares set for UFC 182

A middleweight bout featuring former Strikeforce champ Nate Marquardt taking on Brad Tavares is the latest addition to January’s UFC 182 event in Las Vegas. UFC officials confirmed the booking yesterday evening. Nate Marquardt (33-13-2 MMA, 11-6 UFC) returned to the middleweight division this past June, where he scored a “Performance of the night” submission...

Nov 23, 2013 10:56 am

Brad Tavares vs. Lorenz Larkin Added To UFC Fight Night 35

Strikeforce veteran Lorenz Larkin gets a chance to improve his UFC record to 2-1 when he fights UFC veteran Brad Tavares at UFC Fight Night 35. Tavares currently holds a four fight winning streak in the UFC. Tavares, who competed on season 11 of The Ultimate Fighter, has fought seven times in the UFC, and...

Mar 19, 2013 9:32 am

Brad Tavares: “I want Wanderlei Silva” | UFC NEWS

UFC middleweight and Ultimate Fighter season 11 veteran, Brad Tavares has called out his next hopeful opponent. And that would be Wanderlei Silva, who is currently basking in his recent knockout victory over Brian Stann. Tavares has won three straight with a significant display of improvement in his last two wins inside the Octagon, namely...

Oct 21, 2011 12:21 pm

Brad Tavares Injured, Out OF UFC 137: Jorgensen vs. Curran Promoted To Main Card

And the UFC 137 changes keep coming… An undisclosed injury has forced Brad Tavares out of his UFC 137 bout with Justin Jacoby and in their place from the preliminary card will come Scott Jorgensen and Jeff Curran. “UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz” is set to take place on October 29th from the Mandalay Bay...

Oct 6, 2011 11:47 am

UFC 137 Fight Card Update: Tim Credeur Injured, Brad Tavares Books Dustin Jacoby

That pesky injury bug strikes again and this time has taken out UFC middleweight fighter Tim Credeur, who was scheduled to face Brad Tavares on this month’s UFC 137 preliminary card. In his place comes UFC newcomer Dustin Jacoby. “UFC 137: St. Pierre vs. Diaz” is set to take place on October 29th from the...

May 9, 2015 8:57 pm

UFC Fight Night 65 Results: Robert Whittaker KO’s Tavares In Less Than A Minute

The middleweights stepped into the cage for the co-main event at UFC Fight Night 65. Brad Tavares took on the New Zealand native Robert Whittaker. Both fighters landed leg kicks early. Whittaker came in with a massive left hook that rocked Tavares. He jumped at the opportunity and landed another massive left hook that put...

May 9, 2015 2:43 am

Whittaker: ‘Tavares Isn’t Ready For What I’m Going to Throw At Him’

Local product Robert Whittaker says he has skills that Brad Tavares just isn’t ready for, while Tavares said he wants this win more. One of them is right. Don’t miss their co-main event showdown at Fight Night Adelaide on UFC FIGHT PASS. THIS IS NOT A DRILL! Ronda Rousey’s Intense Judo Workout — WATCH!

Jan 3, 2015 8:43 pm

UFC 182 RESULTS: Tavares Beats Up Marquardt, Wins Unanimous Decision

  Middleweights Brad Tavares and Nate Marquardt fought in the ninth fight of the night. Tavares came in having lost his last two, although he had won 5 of his last 7. Nate ‘The Great’ Marquardt had won 7 of his last 12 fights, including his win over James Te Huna in June. Tavares looked...

Jul 13, 2014 9:02 am

Tavares Hoping Boetsch Doesn’t Hump His Way To Victory

“I’m hoping he doesn’t just lay-and-pray, wall-and-stall and try to hump my leg. I hope he comes to fight, but I’m ready for him to come in and try to squeak out a win… Obviously his wrestling is his go-to,” Tavares said. “He’s shown in the past fights where he came in barraging, clinching up,...

Jun 12, 2014 12:37 pm

Tavares Books Boetsch In UFC Fight Night 47 Bout

A middleweight matchup between Brad Tavares and Tim Boetsch has been confirmed for UFC Fight Night 47. UFC officials recently announced the contest. UFC Fight Night 47 takes place on August 16 at Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine. Both fighters are coming off defeats. Tavares back in April against Yoel Romera and Boetsch in...