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Nov 14, 2015 7:38 pm

UFC 193 Results: Jared Rosholt defeats Struve via unanimous decision

A clash of heavyweights kicked off the UFC 193 pay-per-view card in Australia, as Jared Rosholt (13-2 MMA) took on the always dangerous Stefan Struve (30-7 MMA). In the first round Struve looked to keep Rosholt at a distance, however ultimately Rosholt was able to secure a takedown and control Struve on the ground for...

Nov 14, 2015 6:45 pm

UFC 193 Results: Jake Matthews earns TKO victory over Akbarh Arreola

A lightweight scrap featuring Jake Matthews (10-1 MMA) taking on Akbarh Arreola (23-10-1 MMA) finished off the UFC 193 prelims in Australia. Jake Matthews got rocked by a Akbarh Arreola head kick early on in the opening round but was able to survive the impact. Arreola pounced on the injured Australian and was able to take Matthews back. Arreola attempted...

Nov 14, 2015 6:12 pm

UFC 193 Results: Kyle Noke TKO’s Peter Sobotta in Round 1

Welterweights Kyle Noke (22-7-1 MMA) and Peter Sobotta (15-5-1 MMA) squared off in the third televised bout of the UFC 193 prelims. Both fighters seemed more than happy to trade punches in the opening minute. After a couple of exchanges, Kyle Noke was able to land a hard front kick to the body of Peter...

Nov 14, 2015 5:51 pm

UFC 193 Results: Gian Villante destroys Anthony Perosh with a big right hand

The second bout of the televised UFC 193 prelims featured a light heavyweight tilt between Anthony Perosh (15-10 MMA) and Gian Villante (14-6 MMA). The moment this fight started it was clear that Gian Villante had the striking and power advantage over Anthony Perosh. Villante clipped Perosh early and often and had the veteran noticeably hurt in...

Nov 14, 2015 5:36 pm

UFC 193 Results: Danny Martinez defeats Richie Vaculik via decision

The first bout of the televised prelims featured a flyweight scrap between Danny Martinez (18-7 MMA) and Richie Vaculik (10-5 MMA). Danny Martinez utilized some slick striking and well-timed takedowns to earn a unanimous decision victory over fellow flyweight Richie Vaculik. The win served as Martinez’s first victory under the UFC banner. Danny Martinez defeats Richie Vaculik via unanimous decision...

Nov 14, 2015 5:23 pm

UFC 193 Results: Daniel Kelly defeats Steve Montgomery via unanimous decision

The fourth and final bout of the UFC 193 Fight Pass Prelims featured a middleweight tilt between Daniel Kelly (10-1 MMA) and Steve Montgomery (8-4 MMA). The middleweight fight was a back and forth battle the entire way. Daniel Kelly was able to use his striking to set up takedowns in the opening round, but Montgomery was...

Nov 14, 2015 4:40 pm

WATCH! Stefan Struve UFC 193 “Toe to toe” with Frank Trigg

Ahead of the UFC 193 action tonight, UFC Hall of Fame member Frank Trigg spoke with Stefan Struve about his UFC 193 bout against Jared Rosholt. Struve is coming off a decision win over Antonio Nogueira back at UFC 190, and with a win over Jared Rosholt Struve would begin to climb the UFC heavyweight...

Nov 14, 2015 4:29 pm

UFC 193 Results: Richard Walsh earns decision victory over Steven Kennedy

The third bout of UFC 193 featured a welterweight battle between Steven Kennedy (22-8 MMA) and Richard Walsh (9-4 MMA). Richard Walsh was able to get the better of Steven Kennedy to begin the opening round. Walsh battered Kennedy with kicks and punches which had Kennedy in a lot of trouble. However, Kennedy was able...

Nov 14, 2015 3:41 pm

UFC 193 Results: Ben Nguyen submits Ryan Benoit in the first round

A flyweight bout between Ryan Benoit (8-4 MMA) and Ben Nguyen (15-5 MMA) kicked off the UFC 193 Fight Pass Prelims in Australia. Nguyen was able to land an knee early on that sent Benoit crashing to the mat. Ben quickly moved in with punches from the top and ended up in the mount position....

Nov 14, 2015 2:08 pm

Lombard next for Rory MacDonald

Rory MacDonald is coming off a brutal TKO loss to Robbie Lawler back at UFC 189 earlier this year, but is looking to get back in the Octagon sooner rather than later. UFC President Dana White spoke at a recent fan Q&A event in Melbourne Australia for UFC 193, where he revealed that MacDonald will...

Nov 14, 2015 1:31 pm

White addresses Aldo potentially no-showing UFC 194 rumors

Earlier this week Chael Sonnen revealed that his sources down in Brazil weren’t too confident that Jose Aldo would show up for his UFC 194 title unification bout with Conor McGregor next month. While Sonnen admitted that he didn’t want to start a rumor, and that he was merely passing on information from his contacts...

Nov 14, 2015 6:46 am

Jorge Masvidal in against Benson Henderson for Thiago Alves

Early Saturday morning news broke that Thiago Alves had been forced out of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Seoul’ main event bout with Benson Henderson as a result of a broken rib. The UFC and Henderson were both searching for an opponent to step in on short notice and fight on November 28th, and they have...

Nov 14, 2015 6:41 am

White refutes rumors of staged Rousey-Holm scuffle

Yesterday at the UFC 193 weigh-ins Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm got into a brief scuffle that came as a result of Holm resting her fist on Rousey’s face during the staredown. UFC President Dana White separated the two before things got out of hand, and defused the situation, however he still believes he didn’t...

Nov 14, 2015 6:34 am

Alves out of ‘UFC FN: Seoul’ main-event bout vs. Henderson

Unfortunate news surfaced Saturday morning that Thiago Alves had suffered a broken rib and had been forced out of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Seoul’ main event bout against Benson Henderson on November 28th. According to MMAJunkie the UFC is currently searching for an opponent for Henderson in order to ‘save’ the main event. This news...

Nov 13, 2015 9:57 pm

White says Cyborg “probably” next for Rousey

It’s the WMMA super-fight fans dream of, Rousey vs. Cyborg. However it’s always been just out of reach for one reason or another. Now, with Cyborg cutting weight in order to eventually take a fight at 135 pounds, ideally with Rousey, a potential super-fight is closer than we think. Ahead of UFC 193 on Saturday,...

Nov 13, 2015 9:36 pm

WATCH! UFC 193 Embedded – weight cut, weigh-in scuffle, and more!

It was quite an action packed day in Melbourne Australia yesterday that was topped off with the UFC 193 weigh-ins that included a scuffle between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm. Needless to say, the 5th episode of the UFC 193 Embedded vlog was an action packed one! In addition, see the scuffle by clicking THIS...

Nov 13, 2015 9:26 pm

Etihad Stadium releases security statement in wake of Paris attacks

In the wake of the tragic terror attacks in Paris Friday evening, the UFC and the Etihad Stadium released a security statement ahead of UFC 193 on Saturday night. MMAFighting has the statement: “Etihad Stadium and UFC jointly send their thoughts and sympathy to those impacted by the terrible incidents which occurred in France. Regarding...

Nov 13, 2015 9:23 pm

Rousey goes off on Holm in Instagram post

At the UFC 193 weigh-ins yesterday, things got quite heated between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm. While UFC President Dana White separated the pair, it was enough time for there to be a bit of a shoving match between the champion and challenger. Following the shoving match, Rousey took to Instagram to trash talk Holm....

Nov 13, 2015 5:38 pm

De La Hoya BLASTS Mayweather in letter

Oscar De La Hoya has been on the receiving end of much criticism from Floyd Mayweather, and ‘Golden Boy’ has had enough. In an open letter, that was published in Playboy, De La Hoya blasted Mayweather. You can read the lengthy letter below: Dear Floyd: You did it. You made it to the 49–0 mark,...