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Jun 7, 2015 2:00 pm

REPLAY! Heavyweight Shawn Jordan Delivers Vicious Hook Kick on Derrick Lewis

Watch 260-pounder Shawn Jordan drop Derrick Lewis with a hook kick leading to a TKO victory and a back flip celebration. Now that Jordan is back to his winning ways, do you think he will be climbing up the heavyweight ladder? Championship Mindset — Cain Velasquez Prepares For UFC 188

Jun 6, 2015 9:27 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Henderson Does What He Does Best, KO’s Boetsch In 28 Seconds

The main event between UFC middleweights Dan Henderson and Tim Boetsch just went down. Fighters touched gloves. Boetch swung first, then it was all Henderson. The MMA legend began trading strikes with Boetch, then caught him. Boetsch wobbled but did not go down. It was a big right hand. Henderson immediately clinched with him and...

Jun 6, 2015 8:59 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Rothwell Chokes Mitrione Out In Under Two Minutes

The heavyweights took to the octagon in the co-main event. Ben Rothwell tried to touch gloves. Matt Mitrione just stood back and didn’t come forward. Mitrione looked to use his speed and movement. Rothwell caught him with a good punch, then went for the thai clinch. Mitrione put his hands up to prevent the knee....

Jun 6, 2015 8:32 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Poirier Makes Quick Work Of Medeiros, Finishes It In Round 1

  UFC lightweights Dustin Poirier and Yancy Medeiros squared off in a highly anticipated match up. Medeiros came out and threw a punch and body kick first. The two went at it right away. Poirier caught him with a big punch that put him down. Medeiros recovered but then got dropped again with a punch....

Jun 6, 2015 8:11 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Ortega And Tavares Put On A Show But Ortega Ends It In The Third

Third fight on the main card featured grapplers Thiago Tavares and Brian Ortega. Tavares came out and took the center of the octagon. He pushed forward and threw a few big punches before taking Ortega down. Right away Ortega went for an armbar. From there he switched to a triangle. That didn’t work either. Tavares...

Jun 6, 2015 7:36 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Birchak Gets KO Finish Over Soto In Round 1

In te second with of the main card, Joe Soto squared off against Anthony Birchak. Both fighters came out quick. Right away Birchak looked to be the aggressor, moving forward with his punches. Birchak grabbed the head of Soto, in the clinch and tried for a knee to the body. It didn’t seem to land...

Jun 6, 2015 7:20 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Rivera KO’s Caceres In Under 3o Seconds

The main card kicked off with a bantamweight fight between Alex Caceres and Francisco Rivera. Both fighters came in on two fight losing streaks, and both men had lost to Urijah Faber in one of those two losses (just a fun fact). Caceres landed first with a big body kick. He came in again and...

Jun 6, 2015 6:57 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Jordan lands big heel kick, finishes Lewis with punches

A heavyweight bout finished up tonight’s prelim fights, as Derrick Lewis (12-3 MMA) took on Shawn Jordan (17-6 MMA). “The Black Beast” came out swinging to start the fight, chasing Shawn Jordan across the octagon while throwing some huge right hands. Lewis pressured Jordan against the cage but Shawn was able to scramble free. Jordan...

Jun 6, 2015 6:30 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Akhmedov defeats Ebersole via TKO (knee injury)

Welterweights Omari Akhmedov (14-2 MMA) and Brian Ebersole (51-16-1 MMA) squared off in the fifth bout of the evening. Akhmedov quickly took the center of the cage and landed a big kick to the body of Ebersole. Akhmedov continued to utilize his kicks, battering the legs of his veteran welterweight opponent. Akhmedov fired off a...

Jun 6, 2015 6:13 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Wade out-wrestles Giagos, earns unanimous decision win

The fourth fight of the evening featured lightweights Christos Giagos (11-3 MMA) and Chris Wade (9-1 MMA). Chris Wade began the fight by throwing a leg kick. Giagos pressed forward and attempted a takedown, but Wade was able to scramble and remain on his feet. Wade landed a stiff jab and followed that up by...

Jun 6, 2015 5:42 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Proctor submits Edwards in final seconds of round three

The third fight of the evening featured a lightweight bout between Justin Edwards (8-4 MMA) and Joe Proctor (10-3 MMA). Proctor started off with some early leg kicks. Edwards moved forward with punches and pushed Proctor into the clinch. Proctor attempted some knees from the clinch, but Edwards pulled away and fired off some shots....

Jun 6, 2015 5:10 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Jake Collier earns split-decision win over Ricardo Abreu

The second fight of the evening featured the middleweights, as Ricardo Abreu (5-0 MMA) took on Jake Collier (8-2 MMA). Collier landed a couple of good jabs to begin round 1, and Abreu returned fire with some solid left hooks of his own. Both men were happy to stand and trade early on, but it...

Jun 6, 2015 4:26 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Quinonez submits Morales early in the first-round

The first fight of the night featured the bantamweights. Leonardo Morales (4-1 MMA) took on Jose Quinonez (3-2 MMA). Both men started out quickly, Leonardo Morales landed a good leg kick and Jose Quinonez came forward with punches. The fighters moved in to the clinch position and Quinonez scored an early takedown, landing in side...

Jun 6, 2015 10:00 am

Thiago Tavares Training Footage Ahead Of Tonight’s UFC Event — WATCH

Ahead of tonight’s return to the UFC’s Octagon, top lightweight Thiago Tavares takes to Phuket Top Team to hone his striking game. And it looks like it’s working! Thiago has only dropped one contest since 2011, and it came via the UFC’s top contender, Khabib Nurmagomedov. He returns to action in June, in New Orleans....

Jun 4, 2015 10:48 am

Jon Jones’ Manager Speaks Out Against Cormier, Gustafsson Title Booking

Former UFC champion Jon Jones is still off the grid, awaiting his legal issues to play out, but we did hear from his manager. Jones’ manager, Malki Kawa, took to Twitter to share his feelings about the UFC giving Alexander Gustafsson the next title shot. Check out what he had to say: It's as if...

Jun 4, 2015 10:20 am

WASTED! Dana White: ‘I Like To Drink’

Yesterday Lorenzo Fertitta and Dana White were present for the unveiling of the new UFC drug testing policy and program. During the Q&A part of the press conference a reporter asked if any UFC employees or executives would be tested just like the fighters. Fertitta and White had some fun with the question and said...