Santiago Ponzinibbio News

Oct 21, 2017 8:18 am

VIDEO | Mike Perry Predicts He’ll Treat Ponzinibbio Like He Did Gunnar Nelson

Mike Perry just cracked into the bottom of the welterweight rankings like he’s been cracking his opponents, now his next fight is against ninth-ranked Santiago Ponzinibbio. The hard-hitting contender will look to catapult himself up into the standings and he’s not lacking confidence. He saw Ponzinibbio take out a big name in Gunnar Nelson and thinks that...

Jul 17, 2017 10:32 am

Santiago Ponzinibbio and Gunnar Nelson argue different sides of eye-poke controversy

Last night, in the main event of the UFC’s anticipated return to Glasgow, Scotland, Santiago Ponzinibbio scored an upset, knockout win over the highly regard Gunnar Nelson in just 82 seconds. Unfortunately, Ponzinibbio’s win was not without controversy, as he appeared to badly eye-poke Nelson just moments before the fight-ending blows were landed. Nelson gave...

Jul 16, 2017 3:23 pm

Pros react to Santiago Ponzinibbio’s brutal KO victory over Gunnar Nelson

Santiago Ponzinibbio picked up the biggest win of his mixed martial arts career tonight in Glasgow by knocking out perennial division contender Gunnar Nelson in the very first-round. Here is how the pros reacted to Santiago Ponzinibbio’s stunning first-round finish of Gunnar Nelson. Wow!! Amazing knockout. So sick #UFCGlasgow — Felice Herrig (@feliceherrig) July 16,...

Jul 16, 2017 8:27 am

Santiago Ponzinibbio thinks a KO of Gunnar Nelson will get him “really close” to welterweight belt

Later tonight, in the main event of the UFC’s anticipated return to Glasgow, Scotland, Argentine striking whiz Santiago Ponzinibbio will collide with Iceland’s Gunnar Nelson in a crucial welterweight showdown. Ahead of this fight with Nelson, Ponzinibbio spoke with MMAFighting.com about the contest itself, and where a win puts him in the stacked welterweight division. “I...