Archive: Rick Story

Jun 24, 2015 12:38 pm

Erick Silva vs. Rick Story set for UFC Fight Night 74 in Saskatoon

A welterweight bout between Erick Silva and Rick Story will serve as the co-main event for the UFC’s debut in Saskatoon this August. UFC officials announced the news earlier today via a press release. Rick “The Horror” Story (18-8 MMA) was most recently seen in action at October’s UFC Fight Night event in Sweden, where...

Apr 28, 2015 1:10 pm

Rick Story vs. Erick Silva set to headline UFC Fight Night 70

A key welterweight bout featuring Rick Story taking on Erick Silva will headline June’s UFC Fight Night 70 event in Brazil. Combate was first to announce the fight, though UFC officials have yet to make a formal announcement. Rick “The Horror” Story (18-8 MMA) will be looking to extend his current win streak to three...

Oct 19, 2014 10:03 am

Swedish MMA Federation Looks To Improve Matchmaking Process

Earlier this month the UFC held UFC Fight Night Stockholm, in Sweden, which was headlined by a welterweight bout between Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story. The bout saw Nelson pick up the first loss of his professional career after 5 grueling rounds. Ahead of the card however, fight fans criticized the commission for several matchup...

Oct 15, 2014 12:35 pm

Rick Story On How He Beat The Champ, Johny Hendricks

“He’s just a little bit more aggressive, he’s more confident with his punches, and that’s something you’ve got to be aware of. It’s definitely dangerous, especially getting hit by him. But, I’ve said it once, I was the only fighter to keep Johny backing up. And I really think that that’s the way you beat...

Oct 8, 2014 5:06 am

Rick Story Suffers Broken Ankle During Nelson Bout

Following his win this past Saturday over Gunnar Nelson, top UFC welterweight fighter, Rick Story found out he battled it out with a broken ankle. Check it: So this happened in the second round. pic.twitter.com/7z8rycajfR — Rick (@Rick_Story) October 8, 2014

Oct 7, 2014 5:07 am

QUICK TWITT: Gunnar Nelson And Rick Story Post Fight

At UFC Fight Night Stockholm, Rick Story handed Gunnar Nelson the first loss of his professional career after 5 rounds. After the bout, Nelson pulled Story aside for a picture. Rick Story, thanks for a great fight. @Rick_Story #UFCStockholm @UFC_UK @UFC http://t.co/JUdbJvZMkv pic.twitter.com/K81NAGjPCP — Gunnar Nelson (@GunniNelson) October 5, 2014

Oct 5, 2014 9:12 am

PHOTO | Controversial Scorecard Revealed For Nelson vs. Story Fight

Yesterday morning during the reading of the scorecards for the main event of UFC Fight Night Stockholm, one judge scored the bout 48-47 in favor of Gunnar Nelson, with the remaining two judges scoring it for Story with the score as 49-46, and event 50-44 with Nelson losing a rare 10-8 round. Needless to say,...

Oct 5, 2014 8:50 am

Rick Story Wants To Be More Than Tough, Wants Title Shot

Rick Story is coming off a win against Gunnar Nelson yesterday at UFC Fight Night Stockholm, however that doesn’t mean he’s content with his situation. Story spoke to MMAJunkie about his win, and what he wants to do next. “At this point, every performance is going to be one of the most important for my...

Oct 4, 2014 2:01 pm

UFC Fight Night 53: Story Snaps Nelson’s Undefeated Streak

Rick Story was once “The Next Big Thing” in the welterweight division. A loss to Charlie Brenneman in 2011 derailed his fast-track to the title and he was never able to regain his momentum after that. Gunnar “Gunny” Nelson was experiencing the same amount of attention from fans and media— and it was well deserved....

Oct 4, 2014 9:04 am

“UFC Fight Night 53: Nelson vs. Story” Official Results

UFC kicks off the first event of their double header today with a card headlined by Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story! The event will air live on UFC Fight Pass from the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. Join us here at BJPENN.COM for up to the minute live results and updates! Main card (On...

Oct 3, 2014 10:14 am

PHOTOS | UFC Fight Night 53 Staredowns

UFC Fight Night 53 takes place tomorrow night from Stockholm Sweden, and will be headlined by Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story. In case you missed the weigh ins for the event, you can see the staredown photos here. Main event: Gunnar Nelson vs. Rick Story Co-main event: Akira Corassani vs. Max Holloway

Oct 3, 2014 8:05 am

UFC Fight Night 53 weigh-in results: All 20 fighters on weight

The UFC Fight Night 53 weigh-ins took place earlier today in Stockholm, and all 20 competitors were successful in making their respective weight cuts. The weigh-ins took place at Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, which is the same venue that will host this Saturday’s UFC Fight Pass-streamed event. UFC Fight Night 53 is headlined by a...

Oct 2, 2014 9:36 am

Inside The Octagon: UFC Fight Night 53 Main Card Preview

UFC Fight Night 53 takes place this Saturday in Stockholm, and to get fans ready, Dan Hardy and John Gooden preview the main card in the following video: The full fight card is as follows: Main Card (UFC Fight Pass) Gunnar Nelson vs. Rick Story Akira Corassani vs. Max Holloway Ilir Latifi vs. Jan Błachowicz...

Aug 14, 2014 9:15 am

UFC Fight Night 53 lineup finalized with 11 bouts

The world famous octagon will return to Sweden for “UFC Fight Night 53,” an 11 bout fight card that takes place October 4 live from the Ericsson Globe in Stockholm. The event is headlined by a welterweight clash between Rick Story (17-8 MMA, 10-6 UFC)and Gunnar Nelson (13-0-1 MMA, 4-0 UFC). Gunnar Nelson is coming...

Jul 18, 2014 5:19 am

UFC Profiles Fighters With Ink

Hear a number of fighters from Fight Night Atlantic City talk about their tattoos and what they mean.

Jul 17, 2014 2:41 pm

QUICK TWITT | Nurmagomedov Asks The UFC To Test Him With Cerrone Bout

Following Donald Cerrone’s win over Jim Miller (Replay HERE), top UFC lightweight fighter, Khabib Nurmagomedov is asking for a date with a Cowboy. This bout is actually expected to take place, with the winner getting a crack at the UFC title. Check it: I want 5 rounds with @Cowboycerrone , I want to test myself,...

Jul 17, 2014 2:40 pm

PHOTO | Hematoma Day 2 For Proctor – Face Still Shaped Weird

Last night fight fans were witness to one of the ugliest hematoma’s in UFC history, and it was on Joe Proctor’s temple. (See it HERE) Today the Joe Lauzon protege shares a pic of his recovering face and it’s better, but it’s not exactly looking great. Check it: Day 2 off my hematoma. Swelling went...

Jul 17, 2014 1:02 pm

Donald Cerrone is Ready – “I Will Literally Fight Anyone The UFC Gives Me”

“I will literally fight anybody. UFC tells me a day and time to be there, and I’ll gladly be there. Nate [Diaz], Khabib [Nurmagomedov], anybody. I want to fight. Sooner the better, and I’m looking forward to getting back out there.” During last night’s post-fight presser, Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone stated that he will fight anyone,...

Jul 17, 2014 12:56 pm

UFC Fight Night 45 Medical Suspensions Report

The State of New Jersey has suspended several participants from last night’s UFC Fight Night 45 event, some for a very long time. UFC Fight Night 45: Cerrone vs. Miller’ took place from the Revel Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City. Among the suspended are main event fighter, Jim Miller, who must be cleared by...