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Nov 8, 2014 10:03 pm

UFC FN 56 Results: OSP KOs Shogun in Just 34 Seconds!

OSP stunned and silenced the Brazilian crowd with just one left hook. Shogun took to the center of the octagon and started to corner OSP in the corner of the octagon. OSP dodged a right hook and landed a left that sent Rua crashing to the canvas. OSP saw Rua was hurt and followed up...

Nov 8, 2014 9:11 pm

UFC FN 56 Results: Silva Gets Split Decision Win Against Edwards

Claudio Silva picked up an uneventful split decision win against Leon Edwards at “UFC Fight Night 56”. This was a slow-paced fight and didn’t really bring the Brazilian natives to their feet, but Silva got what he came to the octagon for: A win. The argument could have been made that Edwards deserved the victory,...


Nov 8, 2014 8:35 pm

UFC FN 56 Results: Lima Easily Defeats De Oliveira After 3 Rounds

Even though Dhiego Lima looked superior in this fight against Jorge De Oliveira, Lima showed that he still has a lot of room for improvement in his game. He approached his attacks well and was able to take Oliveira down at will, but he seemed lost from there. He could threaten a rear naked choke,...

Nov 8, 2014 8:06 pm

UFC FN 56 Results: Judges Give Lima Decision Win Over Ansaroff

Juliana Lima controlled Nina Ansaroff the entire fight and deserved her unanimous decision victory. This was the first fight of the main card and it aired live on Fox Sports 1. Lima was dominant in this performance and smothered Ansaroff for two rounds. However, was Ansaroff who initially almost submitted Lima with an armbar, but...

Nov 8, 2014 7:19 pm

UFC FN 56 Results: Rivas Earns Decision Win Over Rubio

When you have two fighters who are just as cautious and careful as they are skilled, the result of the bout may not entertain the bloodthirsty fans of mixed martial arts. Diego Rivas and Rodolfo Rubio’s bout was one of those fights and it caused the Brazilian fans to be the most quiet they have...

Nov 8, 2014 6:40 pm

UFC FN 56 Results: Magalhaes Knocks Smith Out in 31 Seconds!

Caio Magalhaes wanted to give the native Brazilians a show and that is just what he did tonight! Magalhaes caught Smith with a left hook and brought him into a quick clinch. He shoved Smith’s head down and Magalhaes landed a devastating knee. Smith was wobbly and eventually fell face first onto the mat. He...

Nov 8, 2014 6:23 pm

UFC FN 56 Results: Silva Hands Brenneman 3rd Loss in a Row‏

Charlie Brenneman tried to bring “the wrestle” to Brazil with him tonight, but Silva punished him after he made one wrong move. Brenneman attempted to take the fight to the mat but Silva transitioned and was able to take his back after a grappling exchange. Brenneman tried to race back to his feet, but Silva...

Nov 8, 2014 6:10 pm

UFC FN 56 Results: Almeida Lights Gorman Up and Picks Up Decision Win‏

Even though this was the first UFC fight to not see a finish in 12 fights, it was still worthy of a standing ovation when the final horn sounded in Brazil. Thomas Almeida and Tim Gorman stood for fifteen full minutes and exchanged blows to the point where the Brazilians were cheering for the foreigner!...

Nov 8, 2014 1:13 pm

‘UFC Fight Night 56: Shogun vs. St. Preux’ Official Results Thread

Tonight, from the Ginasio Municipal Tancredo Nevis in Uberlandia, Minas Gerais, Brazil, ‘UFC Fight Night 56: Shogun vs. St. Preux’ goes down live on FOX Sports 1. If you can’t make tonight’s event, or just want to get caught up on results, here they are: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 10:30 p.m. ET) Ovince St....

Nov 8, 2014 12:35 pm

“CANCELLED”

A flyweight title eliminator fight between Ian McCall and John Lineker has been cancelled. The bout was scheduled for tonight’s “UFC Fight Night 56″ Shogun vs. St. Preux” co-main event. UFC President Dana White was the first to leak the news, via twitter, late last night. Looking like Ian McCall is sick and might not be...

Nov 8, 2014 11:57 am

UFC Fighters React To Rockhold’s Dominant Win Over Michael Bisping

In last night’s main event, Luke Rockhold was able to back up the talk, made it look easy against perennial contender, Michael Bisping. Here’s how the MMA world reacted: Selfishly the reason I am so happy is @LukeRockhold took no damage so this killer will be there for my whole camp. Good looking out luke...

Nov 8, 2014 11:44 am

UFC Fighters React To Iaquinta’s Upset Over Ross Pearson

In last night’s co-main event, massive underdog, Al Iaquinta, made it look easy against top UFC lightweight, Ross Pearson. The MMA World Reacted: Holy fucking shit @ALIAQUINTA @ufc — Alptekin Ozkilic (@alpozkilicmma) November 8, 2014 Hellll ya @raylongomma @bxrgrl18 @erichyertko @GPVillante that's wha talking about! Wow way to go guys love my NY family. @smiocic...

Nov 8, 2014 10:32 am

Michael Bisping ‘Remembers Nothing’ Following Rockhold’s Illegal Headbutt

“I’ve got to be careful about how I word this, because he beat me fair and square, but I can’t really remember anything after the headbutt, to be honest. But that’s the way it goes. We’re in there and we’re punching and we’re kicking, and heads clash. I doubt it was intentional. But it certainly...

Nov 8, 2014 10:21 am

REPLAY! Soa Palelei Blast Through Harris, Earns Stoppage via Ground And Pound

Highlights of some hefty strikes from the heavyweights at #UFCSydney More action live now on @UFCFightPass http://t.co/0lwus7unZs — UFC (@ufc) November 8, 2014 In last night’s UFC Fight Night 55 main card opener, Soa Palelei delivered a well-deserved third round stoppage over a very game, Walt Harris. Enjoy the replay! note: If the player doe snot...

Nov 8, 2014 10:12 am

REPLAY! Watch Hawaii’s Smolka Dominate, Take Home Finish At UFC FN 55

A set of exciting exchanges between Smolka and Vaculik #UFCSydney highlights brought to you by @Assassinscreed http://t.co/hSzdoyFtCX — UFC (@ufc) November 8, 2014 Last night in Australia , Louis Smolka earned a much-needed stoppage in the third round of his fight against Rochie Vaculik. If you missed the bout, highlights can be found above. If the...

Nov 7, 2014 10:07 pm

UFC FN 55 Bonuses: Rockhold, Smolka, Whittaker and Hester win $50,000 each

The UFC Fight 55 Bonuses were announced at this evenings press conference in Sydney, Australia. UFC fighters Luke Rockhold, Louis Smolka, Robert Whittaker and Clint Hester earned an extra $50,000 each for their respective performances this evening. Luke Rockhold submitted Michael Bisping in the second round of their main event fight tonight in Sydney. Hawaiian...

Nov 7, 2014 9:05 pm

UFC FN 55 Results: Rockhold becomes first man to submit Bisping

Luke Rockhold (13-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC) defeated Michael Bisping (25-7 MMA, 15-7 UFC) via second round submission in tonight’s UFC Fight Night 55 main event bout in Sydney, Australia. Bisping began round 1 by utilizing a pawing jab to land a few right hands on Rockhold. The middleweights would exchange strikes but neither man was...

Nov 7, 2014 8:32 pm

UFC FN 55 Results: Iaquinta earns TKO victory over Pearson

Al Iaquinta (10-3-1 MMA, 5-2 UFC) defeated Ross Pearson (16-8 MMA, 8-5 UFC) via TKO in the second round of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 55 co-main event bout in Sydney, Australia. Al Iaquinta utilized some good head movement and fancy footwork early to begin outpointing his opponent Ross Pearson. Both men were happy to strike...

Nov 7, 2014 8:13 pm

GLORY 18 Results: Cavalari Kicks Mwekessa into Next Tuesday, Wins by KO in Round 3

Saulo Cavalari made a statement in the finals of tonight’s tournament! Zack Mwekessa was ranked as the favorite out of the four competitors in the tournament tonight and with good reason: He is packing a TON of power. Cavalari was lost in the mixed and after a slow semi-finals bout, nobody expected him to knock...

Nov 7, 2014 8:02 pm

UFC FN 55 Results: Whittaker becomes the first man to finish Hester with strikes

Robert Whittaker (13-4 MMA, 4-2 UFC) defeated Clint Hester (11-4 MMA, 4-1 UFC) via second-round TKO in the second bout of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 55 main card in Sydney, Australia. Whittaker landed a solid leg kick right off the bat to open round one. Hester returned fire with a huge right hand that landed...

Nov 7, 2014 7:58 pm

GLORY 18 Results: Van Roosmalen Wins Championship From Kiria

Ladies and gentlemen, we have a NEW GLORY Lightweight Champion of the world and his name is Robin Van Roosmalen! Despite getting dropped in the third round, the volume of Van Roosmalen landed strikes earned him the majority decision victory against Davit Kiria at GLORY 18 tonight. The fight aired on Spike TV and it...