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Jun 28, 2016 7:48 pm

Tony Ferguson receives new opponent for ‘UFC FN: Sioux Falls’

After Michael Chiesa withdrew from his July 13th scrap against #3 ranked lightweight Tony Ferguson, there was much speculation as to who the UFC would select as a fill-in opponent for ‘El Cucuy’ on such short notice. While many hoped #1 ranked Khabib Nurmagomedov would step up, ‘The Eagle’ is currently on the sidelines while...

Apr 17, 2016 11:19 am

Video | Khabib wants title shot next, not Tony Ferguson

Khabib Nurmagomedov improved his undefeated record to 23-0 last night in Tampa, this by defeating Darrell Horcher via TKO on the evenings main card. “The Eagle” spoke with MMAFighting’s Ariel Helwani after the fight where he stated that he wants a title shot next against “RDA” next, not Tony Ferguson. Do you think Khabib deserves...


Apr 16, 2016 7:32 pm

Tony Ferguson unimpressed by Khabib Nurmagomedov’s win

On the main card of UFC on FOX 19, Khabib Nurmagomedov made his impressive return to the Octagon after two years away from the sport. ‘The Eagle’ faced UFC newcomer Darrell Horcher after Tony ‘El Cucuy’ Ferguson was forced out of the fight nearly a week before fight night. After Nurmagomedov’s win over Horcher, Ferguson...

Mar 16, 2016 9:10 am

VIDEO | Tony Ferguson’s bold prediction for fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov

As the saying goes, sometimes losses bring out the best in fighters. That appears to be true for former TUF 13 winner Tony ‘El Cucuy’ Ferguson. Since suffering a unanimous decision loss to Michael Johnson back in 2012, Ferguson has gone on a 7-fight win streak that has seen him finish all but two of...

Feb 20, 2016 12:03 am

VIDEO | Khabib Nurmagomedov wants title shot with win over Tony Ferguson

It’s been nearly 3 years since Khabib Nurmagomedov fought inside the Octagon. The win came over Rafael dos Anjos who went on to ultimately win the UFC lightweight championship. Nurmagomedov and Ferguson have been scheduled to fight in the past however Nurmagomedov was forced out of the bout due to a rib injury. Now the...

Feb 9, 2016 2:14 pm

Lightweight Contender Tony Ferguson Video: ‘On Air’ Interview

#4 Lightweight Tony “El Cucuy” Ferguson will be facing Khabib Nurmagomedov on FOX 19 in April. Ferguson is on a 7 fight win streak and doesn’t look to be slowing down finishing three of his last four fights. Nurmagomedov’s last octagon appearance was a unanimous decision victory against Rafael dos Anjos in April of 2014....

Jan 23, 2016 3:57 pm

Video Update: Tony Ferguson vs Michael Johnson at UFC 197 (McGregor vs RDA card)

#5 ranked Tony “El Cucuy” Ferguson (21-3 MMA) has the opportunity to pay back a loss to #7 Michael “The Menace” Johnson back in 2012.   Since the defeat Ferguson has been on a rampage winning seven straight and finishing all but one of his fights that he won via split decision. Check out the...

Jan 21, 2016 10:57 pm

Tony Ferguson vs. Michael Johnson set for pivotal lightweight clash

UFC 197 has picked up another highly anticipated lightweight matchup in addition to the lightweight main event showdown between Rafael dos Anjos vs. Conor McGregor. The UFC announced Thursday evening that Tony Ferguson and Michael Johnson would square off at the event in what will likely be a pivotal lightweight showdown. Ferguson sits at #5...

Dec 28, 2015 8:10 am

Watch out Northcutt! Tony Ferguson Shows us a No-hands Cartwheel!

Tony “El Cucuy” Ferguson shows off some agility with his “look mom no hands” technique.  Ferguson (20-3 MMA) is on a seven fight UFC win streak, his recent victory was over two weeks ago against Edson Barboza that ended in a Brabo choke submission in the second round. Ferguson has one loss in over six...

Dec 16, 2015 12:57 pm

Tony Ferguson on Champ McGregor Video: Tell that B*tc# to come to 155

Tony Ferguson has been on a mean streak in the UFC’s lightweight division putting in 7 straight as he finished Edson Barboza via (Braba Choke) in the second round of the contest.  In the last 7 years Ferguson’s only loss came by the hands of Michael “The Mencace” Johnson back in 2012. “El Cucuy” is...

Dec 11, 2015 9:08 pm

TUF 22 Finale results: Tony Ferguson defeats Edson Barboza in FOTY candidate

It was all Edson Barboza the first round! After losing a point early on in the first round for kicking Barboza in the head while he was down, Ferguson attempted to keep the pressure on. However, Barboza was able to land shot after shot to the body. The second round was mostly even as both...

Oct 30, 2015 11:40 am

With Khabib Nurmagomedov injured, Tony Ferguson gets new opponent at TUF 22 Finale

With the lightweight division rumble of Khabib Nurmagomedov having to pull out of his fight with Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 Finale, Ferguson has been booked with a new opponent for the Dec. 11 fight. Edson Barboza has stepped in to replace Nurmagomedov, according to an announcement from the UFC on Friday. While Nurmagomedov...

Oct 29, 2015 9:48 pm

BREAKING: Khabib Nurmagomedov injured, out of bout with Tony Ferguson

News broke late Thursday evening that Khabib ‘The Eagle’ Nurmagomedov has injured his rib in training and is unable to fight Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 finale on December 11th. Sources confirmed the news with MMAFighting, which also revealed that the UFC is looking to have Edson Barboza step in on short notice to...

Oct 29, 2015 8:36 pm

Tony Ferguson wants title shot with win over Khabib Nurmagomedov

Tony Ferguson has been on a tear recently, going on a 6-fight win streak that has seen him finish 4 of those 6 fights. He will face his toughest test in undefeated Khabib Nurmagomedov at the TUF 22 finale on December 11th, and the way he sees it, if he hands ‘The Eagle’ his first...

Aug 21, 2015 9:42 am

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson Set For TUF 22 Finale

Well, it’s not Anthony Pettis or Nate Diaz, but Khabib Nurmagomedov finally has an opponent for his octagon return. The undefeated lightweight will take on the dangerous Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 finale, which will take place in Las Vegas on Dec. 11. The fight was confirmed by UFC officials, via the Los Angeles...

Jul 31, 2015 12:01 am

‘Cowboy’ Takes Shots At Tony Ferguson

UFC lightweight and upcoming title challenger Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone is a training partner of fellow lightweight Paul Felder. Felder just recently lost a close decision to Edson Barboza at UFC on FOX 16 this past Saturday. The fight was a technical war, with both fighters throwing and landing with all kinds of spinning attacks and...