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Sep 26, 2015 10:20 pm

REPLAY! ‘UFC Fight Night: Japan’ Post-Fight Press Conference

UFC Fight Night: Japan takes place Saturday night, with the prelims starting at 8PM ET on FS2 and the main card airing on FS1 at 10PM ET. The night will conclude with a heavyweight scrap in the main event, between Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett. Both fighters are looking for a big win, after both...

Sep 26, 2015 9:06 pm

UFN 75 Results: Kyoji Horiguchi Looks Great, Picks Camus Apart To Earn UD Win

Chico Camus and Kyoji Horiguchi faced off at UFC Fight Night: Japan. In the first round Camus continually landed nice punches. Camus also found a home for his leg kicks though out the round. The story was really that Camus was doing well, finding his timing, but the speed of Horiguchi still seemed to maybe...

Sep 26, 2015 8:29 pm

UFN 75 Results: Takeya Mizugaki Does Enough To Earn The UD Over George Roop

Takeya Mizugaki and George Roop met in the octagon at UFC Fight Night: Japan. They both came out and were’t afraid to exchange. After throwing some big shots Mizugaki clinched Roop on the cage, then they broke away moments later. They were both swinging big punches. Roop came in, looked to put Mizugaki on the...

Sep 26, 2015 7:52 pm

UFN 75 Results: Diego Brandao Only Needed 28 Seconds To Finish His Opponent

Diego Brandao took on Katsunori Kikuno at UFC Fight Night: Japan. This fight stopped almost as soon as it started. Brandao came out with a huge punch that barely missed, but it was a foreshadowing of what would land soon after. Brandao then landed a a massive shot that sent Kikuno down. Brandao rushed in...

Sep 26, 2015 7:01 pm

UFN 75 Results: Keita Nakamura Puts Opponent To Sleep With Crazy RNC Finish

Li Jingliang and Keita Nakamura came out guns blazing in their preliminary fight. It didn’t take long for Nakamura to get the fight down. From there he worked in the full guard and attempted to land some nice ground and pound. Jingliang kept a pretty tight guard and protected himself pretty well on the bottom....

Sep 26, 2015 6:39 pm

UFN 75 Results: Nick Hein Wins Unanimous Decision In Fairly Uneventful Fight

Nick Hein took on Yusuke Kasuya in the third fight of the evening. In the first round Hein came out, landed a few nice leg kicks, as did Kasuya. Then at one point they clinched and Hein threw a knee. Kasuya turned away immediately, in pain. He had eaten a groin shot. The referee stepped...

Sep 26, 2015 6:05 pm

UFN 75 Results: Kajan Johnson Beats Up Kotani To Earn Decision Win

Kajan Johnson took on Naoyuki Kotani in the night’s second prelim fight. At the start they both came out and went through a rather long feeling out process. Both of them just moved around the octagon, no one really throwing much of anything. Johnson went for a few kicks, but was obviously out of range....

Sep 26, 2015 5:29 pm

UFN 75 Results: Shinsho Anzai Wins After Roger Zapata Injures His Hand

In the night’s first fight Shinsho Anzai took on Roger Zapata. In the first round Anzai came out flashing his jab quite a bit. Zapata threw a big head kick but Anzai ducked underneath and then got Zapata clinched on the cage. Zapata managed to break away but just moments later Anzai got him back...

Sep 26, 2015 2:59 pm

‘UFC Fight Night: Japan’ Results

UFC Fight Night: Japan goes down on Saturday night at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan and will feature a big heavyweight scrap in the main event, with Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett fighting to get back in the win column, after both losing their last fights. In the co-main event we’ll get to...

Sep 26, 2015 2:39 pm

UFC Heavyweight Frank Mir Signs New 8 Fight Contract

Looks like UFC heavyweight Frank Mir won’t be going anywhere anytime soon. The vet announced, via his Instagram, that he has signed a new 8-fight contract with the promotion. Mir’s last fight was anything but legendary. He fought fellow champ Andrei Arlovski in a fight that many were expecting to be the fight of the...

Sep 26, 2015 2:27 pm

Eddie Alvarez: ‘I’m Like A F*cking Unicorn In This Sport’

UFC lightweight Eddie Alvarez was surprised when he found out that his opponent, Gilbert Melendez, tested positive for exogenous origin of testosterone metabolites after their fight in Mexico City. The former Bellator champion told ‘The MMA Hour‘ that he never suspected a guy like Melendez to be doing anything like that and said he’s pretty...

Sep 26, 2015 2:18 pm

Mousasi Accuses Machida Of Greasing: ‘He Was Oiled Up For Sure’

Back in February of 2014 UFC middleweights Gegard Mousasi and Lyoto Machida met in the octagon and battled it out for five full rounds. Machida ended up earning the unanimous decision, but now, ahead of his fight with Uriah Hall at UFC Fight Night: Japan Saturday night, Mousasi is accusing ‘The Dragon’ of greasing. Mousasi...

Sep 26, 2015 1:03 pm

Cat Zingano On Returning This Year: ‘That’s The Plan’

UFC bantamweight Cat Zingano hasn’t fought since her loss to undefeated champion Ronda Rousey, back in Feb. at UFC 184. The fight shocked a lot of people. Zingano was considered a true threat to Rousey. Going into the fight Zingano was 9-0 with 8 finishes and had destroyed Miesha Tate and Amanda Nunes to get...

Sep 26, 2015 10:41 am

Nelson: ‘This Is The Scariest Time To Fight Barnett’

On Saturday night in Japan, UFC heavyweights Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett will square off in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Japan. For Nelson this is a somewhat of a must win, in the sense of staying relative in the division. He’s lost two straight, to Alistair Overeem and Mark Hunt, and is...

Sep 26, 2015 8:34 am

Bisping on Fighting Anderson Silva: ‘Leave The Viagra Out Of It And I’m In’

While attending an MMA event in Dagestan, which was streamed on UFC Fight Pass, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva was interviewed and asked about his future in the UFC. Silva responded by saying that he expects to fight in April of next year, on the same card as heavyweight champ Fabricio Werdum, and also...