UFC on ESPN+ 31: Frankie Saenz vs. Jonathan Martinez Play-by-Play

Finishing off the four-fight prelims, Frankie Saenz fought Johnathan Martinez. Here's how the fight went. Bout 4: Frankie Saenz (12-6) vs. Jonathan Martinez (11-3) (Bantamweight) Saenz charged forward with hard punches early, getting a takedown within the first moment. Martinez was quick to get back up, although he was pressed against the fence by Saenz. … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 31: Frankie Saenz vs. Jonathan Martinez Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN+ 31: Nathan Maness vs. Johnny Munoz Play-by-Play

In a double debut, Nathan Maness and Johnny Munoz faced each other on the UFC prelims. Here's how their debuts went. Bout 3: Nathan Maness (11-1) vs. Johnny Munoz (10-0) (Bantamweight) Munoz tired for a takedown in the second minute, staying in a clinch on the feet. A pause came after Maness was kneed in … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 31: Nathan Maness vs. Johnny Munoz Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN+ 31: Jamall Emmers vs. Vincent Cachero Play-by-Play

The second preliminary fight saw Jamall Emmers face short-notice opponent Vincent Cachero. Here's how the fight went. Bout 2: Jamall Emmers (17-5) vs. Vincent Cachero (7-2) (Featherweight) The fight started with a high paced striking battle between the fighters. Emmers landed a series of knees to the body in a clinch in the second minute. … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 31: Jamall Emmers vs. Vincent Cachero Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN+ 31: Chris Gutierrez vs. Cody Durden Play-by-Play

Kicking off the UFC show on Saturday was a bantamweight bout between Chris Gutierrez and Cody Durden. Here's how the fight went. Bout 1: Chris Gutierrez (15-3-1) vs. Cody Durden (11-2) (Bantamweight) The fighters traded leg kicks to start the first round. Durden got a single leg takedown in the first minute, getting full guard … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 31: Chris Gutierrez vs. Cody Durden Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN+ 31: Brunson vs. Shahbazyan Live Coverage

UFC is set to have their return to Las Vegas, Nevada, USA on Saturday night when they hold "UFC on ESPN+ 31" from the UFC APEX. The nine-fight show is headlined by up-and-coming middleweight Edmen Shahbazyan fighting in a three-round bout versus veteran Derek Brunson. Follow along throughout the night for live coverage. A full … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 31: Brunson vs. Shahbazyan Live Coverage

UFC on ESPN+ 31: Brunson vs. Shahbazyan Preview

After three weeks at "Fight Island," UFC returns to their hometown of Las Vegas, Nevada, USA for a "Fight Night." On Saturday night, the UFC will present another show from the "UFC APEX," which is headlined by veteran Derek Brunson and rising middleweight Edmen Shahbazyan. Here's a preview of the event. Click here to skip … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 31: Brunson vs. Shahbazyan Preview

Edmen Shahbazyan’s Biggest Test Yet: Will He Pass?

For an undefeated fighter, every fight is a new test of their limitations. Every win against an opponent illustrates how high on a ladder of a division someone can climb before they're stopped. Most fighters can be compared to a balloon, as they fill and fill until they reach their limit and pop, or, in … Continue reading Edmen Shahbazyan’s Biggest Test Yet: Will He Pass?

Welterweights Daniel Rodriguez and Takashi Sato Paired For August 22nd UFC Show

Welterweights Takashi Sato and Daniel Rodriguez will join UFC's August 22nd event. Per a report from Farah Hannoun and Nolan King of MMA Junkie, the fight joins the now six-fight card that is expected to happen in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Rodriguez has had a strong start to his UFC career, having won both of … Continue reading Welterweights Daniel Rodriguez and Takashi Sato Paired For August 22nd UFC Show

Timur Valiev To Make UFC Debut Against Jamall Emmers on August 1st

Timur Valiev's UFC debut will come against Jamall Emmers on the August 1st "Fight Night" card. First reported by Nolan King and John Morgan of MMA Junkie, the 18-fight Russian will make his first appearance on the show from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Valiev comes into his UFC run on a … Continue reading Timur Valiev To Make UFC Debut Against Jamall Emmers on August 1st