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Oct 20, 2015 11:01 am

Stephen Thompson: “I want my son to be like THAT guy”

Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson was recently interviewed by MixedMartialArts.com and spoke about his philosophy on being a role model and a true martial artist. The UFC welterweight is on a five-fight win streak and looks to continue his success with integrity. “When little kids and their parents see me on TV, I want parents to say,...

Jul 13, 2015 7:32 am

REPLAY! Stephen Thompson vs. Jake Ellenberger (Highlights)

Stephen Thompson’s stock must have risen tenfold after the conclusion of “TUF 21: ATT vs. Blackzilians'” finale. Jake Ellenberger tried his hardest to stay away from “Wonderboy’s” kicks, but he took two spinning shots to the head that led to the end of the fight. Catch the replay above! Kings Of Volume — Punches In...

Nov 13, 2014 1:19 pm

Brandon Thatch vs. Stephen Thompson set for February UFC event in Colorado

A welterweight showdown between Brandon Thatch and Stephen Thompson will take place on February 14 at a yet to be named UFC Fight Night event in Broomfield, Colorado. UFC officials announced the booking earlier this afternoon. Brandon Thatch (11-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC) will be looking to extend his current win streak to eleven when he...

Apr 4, 2013 7:57 am

Nah-Shon Burrell replaces injured Amir Sadollah, faces Stephen Thompson at UFC 160

Amir Sadollah (6-4 MMA, 6-4 UFC) has been forced to withdraw from his fight against Stephen Thompson (6-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) at UFC 160 next month with an undisclosed injury. Stepping in for Sadollah will be Strikeforce veteran Nah-Shon Burrell (9-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC). Burrell made his octagon debut in February, scoring a unanimous decision...

Aug 29, 2012 6:13 am

Stephen Thompson vs. Besam Yousef set for UFC 154 in Montreal | UFC News

By: Chris Taylor A welterweight bout between Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson (6-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and Besam Yousef (6-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) has been added to the UFC 154 card in Montreal. Thompson made an immediate impact in his UFC debut in February at UFC 143, when he knocked out Dan Stittgen in the opening bout of the...

Oct 26, 2012 7:06 am

Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson Off UFC 154 Card With Torn Meniscus | UFC NEWS

  Earlier this week Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson began a weekly blog for BJPenn.Com. Thompson was scheduled to face Besam Yousef at UFC 154 on November 17th in Montreal, Canada. The blog is designed to chronicle his training regiment, his thoughts on the hot button topics in mixed martial arts and to also show fans a...

Apr 4, 2012 8:45 am

VIDEO | Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson: A Dazzling Debut

Follow Stephen Thompson in the final hours leading up to his debut at UFC® 143. His astonishing first round finish earned him knockout of the night honors and motivated Georges St-Pierre to declare him one of the best strikers he’s ever seen. “Wonderboy” now faces Matt “The Immortal” Brown at UFC 145. Find out if...

Feb 11, 2012 11:32 am

Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson Books Matt Brown For UFC 145 In Atlanta

UFC 145 has just received a welterweight edition to its already stacked roster of fights in the form of Stephen Thompson vs. Matt Brown. UFC officials just announced the matchup moments ago. UFC 145 is set to go down from Atlanta’s Phillips Arena on April 21, in the main event light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones will...

Jul 13, 2015 7:56 am

UFC Fighters React to Thompson’s Spinning Heel Kick KO of Ellenberger

Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson has been training with some of the best fighters in the world and it looks like it’s finally starting to pay off. Thompson has always had the skill to be a main event fighter, but the right opportunity never popped up. With all eyes on him, he showcased his skills and proved...

Jul 12, 2015 8:49 pm

“TUF 21 Finale” Results: Thompson KOs Ellenberger with a Pair of Spinning Kicks

Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson’s first trip into the main event couldn’t have gone any better. Thompson stepped into the octagon as the favorite and proved the bookies right by completely outclassing Jake Ellenberger on the feet. “Wonderboy” suffered a scare early on in the first round when he hate a big shot from Ellenberger, but he...

Jan 28, 2015 4:30 am

REPLAY! Thompson vs. Whittaker (Full Fight)

It’s one of the most intriguing matchups of the year, as dynamic striking specialist Stephen Thompson faces off with former TUF Smashes winner Robert Whittaker in a clash of welterweight bangers.

Sep 27, 2014 6:05 pm

UFC 178 Results: Thompson Outstrikes Cote and Earns Decision Win

Stephen Thompson’s performance inside the octagon tonight was masterful. Thompson’s stance is heavily influenced by point-karate which means that his hands are often kept down and his lead leg is far ahead of his rear. Cote tried to take away the explosiveness of Thompson’s attack by concentrating his attack on the lead leg of Thompson....