Austin Springer Announces UFC Release Along With Retirement From MMA

Featherweight Austin Springer has announced his retirement from MMA following his release from the UFC last Thursday. Springer made his UFC debut in his last fight, losing to Alex Caceres last August via rear naked choke. The fight was Springer's 16th as a pro. "Yesterday I was informed that the UFC has decided to fire … Continue reading Austin Springer Announces UFC Release Along With Retirement From MMA

UFC on ESPN+ 33: Alex Caceres vs. Austin Springer Play-by-Play

UFC veteran Alex Caceres was matched with short-notice opponent Austin Springer at the promotion's event on Saturday. The featherweight fight went like this. Bout 4: Alex Caceres (16-12) vs. Austin Springer (12-3) (Featherweight) A kick from Caceres in the first minute seemingly wobbled Springer, although he was quick to recover. Caceres stopped a takedown in … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 33: Alex Caceres vs. Austin Springer Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN+ 33: Smith vs. Rakic Live Coverage

On Saturday night, the UFC will present a 10-fight "Fight Night" card from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Headlining the show is ranked light heavyweights Anthony Smith and Aleksandar Rakic, who are set to compete in a three-round battle. Follow along throughout the evening for live results and coverage. Quick Results: Preliminary … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 33: Smith vs. Rakic Live Coverage

Alex Caceres Matched With Second Short Notice Opponent, Now Scheduled To Face Austin Springer on August 29th UFC Card

Now being given his third opponent for the UFC's August 29th "Fight Night," Alex Caceres has been matched with Austin Springer. First reported by Farah Hannoun of MMA Junkie, the bout sees Springer as the second fighter to jump in on short notice to face Caceres. The original plan for Caceres was to face Giga … Continue reading Alex Caceres Matched With Second Short Notice Opponent, Now Scheduled To Face Austin Springer on August 29th UFC Card