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Jul 11, 2015 11:14 pm

UFC 189 Bonus Report: Lawler And MacDonald Get Paid For Going To War

UFC 189 was a complete success on all levels. The main card delivered with each fight, with each having memorable moments. It was a tough task but someone had to take home the fight bonuses. Here’s the rundown. Fight of the night: Robbie Lawler vs. Rory MacDonald Performance(s) of the night: Conor McGregor, Thomas Almeida...

Jul 11, 2015 10:34 pm

Busted Bros! Lawler And MacDonald Bond While In Hospital

Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald went to war during their welterweight title fight  at UFC 189. The champ came up with a big fifth round TKO to retain this title, but didn’t leave the octagon unscathed. The two busted each other for four whole rounds and had to take a trip to the hospital following...

Jul 11, 2015 9:03 pm

UFC 189 Results: Robbie Lawler Busts Up MacDonald’s Face, Gets Fifth Round Finish

The co-main event for the UFC welterweight title just went down between champion Robbie Lawler and challenger Rory MacDonald. Right away, MacDonald landed a front body kick. Robbie lands a strong inside leg kick. Rory landed a jab. Both fighters were being patient. Another kick lands for Rory. Rory throws a one-two that connects. Rory...

Jul 11, 2015 7:45 pm

UFC 189 Results: Gunnar Nelson Makes Quick Work Of Thatch, Submits Him In Round 1

Gunnar Nelson and Brandon Thatch were up next, in the welterweight division. Thatch strikes first first with two quick leg kicks. Thatch came in and Nelson looked to counter. The two were being very patient. Out of nowhere Nelson landed a big one-two combo that dropped Thatch. It looked bad but Thatch recovered. Nelson took...

Jul 11, 2015 7:27 pm

UFC 189 Results: Thomas Almeida Lands Devastating Flying Knee, KO’s Pickett

  The first fight on UFC 189’s main card was between bantamweights Brad Pickett and undefeated Thomas Almeida. Almeida came out patient, Pickett threw the first strikes, connecting with a few leg kicks. Moments later Pickett cracked Almeida. Pickett moved in. They clinched on the cage. Pickett landed knee that dropped Almeida. He got to...

Jul 11, 2015 6:50 pm

UFC 189 Results: Matt Brown Gets Means To Tap In Round 1

  Matt Brown and Tim Means fought in the featured prelim. The action started early. Both fighters came out swinging. An eye poke stopped the action for a moment, then they stared back up. Brown looked to have landed and hurt Means, but Means recovered fast. They clinched on the fence, with Means having the...

Jul 11, 2015 6:34 pm

UFC 189 Results: Alex Garcia Spoils Swick’s Return, Earns UD Win

Mike Swick made his return to the octagon against Alex Garcia. The two had some pretty entertaining Twitter exchanges leading up to the fight that added to the anticipation for the fight. After a brief feeling out process, Garcia shot in and took the fight to the ground. He started working from full guard. Swick...

Jul 11, 2015 6:02 pm

UFC 189 Results: John Howard Does Enough To Earn Split Decision Over Irelands Pendred

Conor McGregor’s training partner Cathal Pendred took on hard-hitting John Howard in a welterweight bout, the second on the FOX Sports 1 broadcast. The hight difference in this fight was pretty crazy, with Pendred being the much taller fighter. Pendred came out with a flying knee, but missed. Both fighters landed leg kicks. Howard landed...

Jul 11, 2015 5:31 pm

UFC 189 Results: Cody Garbrandt Out-Strikes Briones, Gets UD Win

In the first fight on the FOX Sports 1 portion of UFC 189, Cody Garbrandt took on Henry Briones. In the first round Garbrandt and Briones kept it standing. Garbrandt was the aggressor, walking Briones down. Grabrandt locked to counter for the most part. He kept putting his hands up, taunting Briones. They both went...

Jul 11, 2015 4:29 pm

UFC 189 Results: Cody Pfister Suffers Brutal Leg Kicks, But Wrestles To A UD

The first fight of the biggest UFC card this year was between Yosdenis Codeno and Cody Pfister. Right away Cedeno came out with some heavy leg kicks. Pfister tried to utilize a jab. Cedeno landed another massive leg kick. Codeno switched stances up over and over. Pfister was having a hard time getting in to...

Jul 11, 2015 3:40 pm

‘UFC 189: Mendes Vs. McGregor’ Results

  It’s finally here! UFC 189 kicks off tonight. It might not be the fight we all were expecting, but it’s one definitely worth tuning in for. Irish superstar Conor McGregor will face top ranked UFC featherweight Chad Mendes in the nights main event, which will be for the interim featherweight title. In the co-main...

Jul 11, 2015 3:07 pm

Jose Aldo’s Coach Rips Into Chael Sonnen

“We think Sonnen is entitled to his opinion, that’s his right, but we thank God he is not the UFC president. I’m not even saying that because he said he would strip Aldo of his title, but because today there’s an antidoping policy that would not be possible if Sonnen was the president. If Chael...

Jul 11, 2015 1:48 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘TUF: ATT Vs. Blackzilians Finale’ Edition

  The weigh-ins are over and now we have the best staredowns to share with you. All fighters on the TUF: ATT vs. Blackzilians Finale hit the scales and made things official for tomorrow (Sunday) night. In the main even we’ll see two top welterweights square off with Jake Ellenberger vs. Stephen Thompson. Before that,...

Jul 11, 2015 9:04 am

Brazilian Doctor Says Dana White’s Wrong, Aldo Has Rib Fracture

UFC president Dana White told fans yesterday, during a live Q&A, that Jose Aldo has bruised ribs not broken ones. He also mentioned that the scans and photos that Aldo released of his ribs actually show an old injury. Well, a Brazilian doctor, Dr. Rickson Moraes, who was the first to diagnose Aldo with broken...

Jul 11, 2015 7:47 am

Dana White Calls BS, Says Aldo Never Had Broken Ribs

UFC president Dana White took the time, during a Fan Q&A, to set the record straight on Jose Aldo’s injury, according to him. White had this to say when a fan asked about the conflicting medical reports: “What happened was, when the pictures went out onto the internet and you saw this rib right here...

Jul 11, 2015 7:12 am

Matt Brown’s Happy He Didn’t Have To Fight Nate Diaz

UFC welterweight, ‘The Immortal’ Matt Brown, fights tonight at UFC 189, against Tim Means. A while back there were talks of Brown fighting Nate Diaz on the same card. The UFC even announced it, but later Diaz came out and said he never even signed anything. The fight was eventually scrapped and Brown got a...