Gabriel Benitez To Return To Featherweight Against Jonathan Pearce At May 1st UFC Card

Gabriel Benitez and Jonathan Pearce will get the chance to build off recent wins in their next fight, as they have been matched for UFC's May 1st event. Alexander K. Lee and Mike Heck of MMA Fighting confirmed the matchup first. The featherweight matchup joins a UFC "Fight Night" card that does not have a … Continue reading Gabriel Benitez To Return To Featherweight Against Jonathan Pearce At May 1st UFC Card

Marvin Vettori and Jack Hermansson Given UFC ‘Fight of the Night’ Award For Five-Round Main Event

Middleweight fighters Marvin Vettori and Jack Hermansson were given "Fight of the Night" awards after their five-round battle in the main event of UFC's show on Saturday. Both fighters were awarded an extra $50,000 on top of their previously negotiated fight purses for the fight, which headlined a card from the UFC APEX in Las … Continue reading Marvin Vettori and Jack Hermansson Given UFC ‘Fight of the Night’ Award For Five-Round Main Event

UFC on ESPN 19: Gabriel Benitez vs. Justin Jaynes Play-by-Play

Justin Jaynes and Gabriel Benitez competed on UFC's "Fight Night" card on Saturday. Their lightweight fight went like this. Bout 6: Gabriel Benitez (21-8) vs. Justin Jaynes (16-5) (Lightweight) Benitez had a quick start, chasing Jaynes down with fast strikes. The fighters took turns being the fighter advancing. A pause came in the third minute … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 19: Gabriel Benitez vs. Justin Jaynes Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN 19: Hermansson vs. Vettori Live Coverage

Taking a fight on a week's notice, Marvin Vettori stepped in to fight Jack Hermansson in the main event of a UFC "Fight Night" card from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Follow along throughout the evening for live coverage of the event. A full preview of the card can be viewed here. … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 19: Hermansson vs. Vettori Live Coverage

UFC on ESPN 19: Hermansson vs. Vettori Preview

Stepping in on about a week's notice, Marvin Vettori will fight Jack Hermansson in the headlining bout of Saturday's UFC card from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. The fight tops an 11-fight card which is scheduled to be broadcasted on TV. Here's a preview of the event. Click here to skip to … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 19: Hermansson vs. Vettori Preview

Gabriel Benitez and Justin Jaynes Added To November 14th UFC Card

Gabriel Benitez and Justin Jaynes will both look to come back from losses on November 14th, as they have been paired up for a UFC "Fight Night" card. News of the bout was first reported by Carlos Contreras Legaspi of Milenio. While the location of the event has not been announced, it is expected to … Continue reading Gabriel Benitez and Justin Jaynes Added To November 14th UFC Card

UFC Jacksonville: Gabriel Benitez vs. Omar Morales Play-by-Play

The undefeated Omar Morales fought Gabriel Benitez on the undercard of UFC Jacksonville on Wednesday. Here's the play-by-play of the bout. Live coverage of the entire card can be seen here. Bout 3: Gabriel Benitez (21-7) vs. Omar Morales (9-0) (Lightweight) Undefeated Omar Morales fought Gabriel Benitez in the third preliminary matchup. At the start … Continue reading UFC Jacksonville: Gabriel Benitez vs. Omar Morales Play-by-Play

UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira Live Coverage

In a rare Wednesday show, UFC presents a fight night from the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida, USA. Headlining the card is ranked light heavyweights, Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira. Follow along throughout the evening for updates on the show. A preview of the entire card can be read here. Quick Results - … Continue reading UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira Live Coverage