Tyson Nam vs. Matt Schnell Added To September 12th UFC Show

A flyweight bout between Tyson Nam and Matt Schnell joins the September 12th event by the UFC, per a report by Mike Heck of MMA Fighting.  Nam's last fight saw him get his first UFC win through three promotional appearances and 31 fights as a pro. Nam stopped former GLORY Kickboxer Zarrukh Adashev in the … Continue reading Tyson Nam vs. Matt Schnell Added To September 12th UFC Show

Laying Down Leather #13: The Little Fight Night That Could

Laying Down Leather is a Monday morning blog series where I share my tidbit thoughts on MMA, share the past week’s work, and look at what’s ahead. Good morning everyone and welcome to another week of everything. The big story last weekend was that UFC's overlooked fight card ended up impressing with big performances from … Continue reading Laying Down Leather #13: The Little Fight Night That Could

Vettori, Agapova, Aguilera and Nam All Earn First UFC Performance Bonuses Following Fight Night

Performance bonuses went to Tyson Nam, Christian Aguilera, Mariya Agapova and Marvin Vettori after UFC's Saturday night event. The $50,000 bonuses all had something in common, being that they were all one round stoppage bouts. The highest on the card fighter to get a bonus was Vettori, who stopped Karl Roberson with a rear naked … Continue reading Vettori, Agapova, Aguilera and Nam All Earn First UFC Performance Bonuses Following Fight Night

UFC Fight Night: Tyson Nam vs. Zarrukh Adashev Play-by-Play

Early in his MMA career, Zarrukh Adashev made his UFC debut against Tyson Nam. Here's how the fight went. Bout 2: Tyson Nam (18-11) vs. Zarrukh Adashev (3-1) (Flyweight) Adashev was the first to strike, coming forward with a combination of punches. Adashev landed a leg kick, with Nam countering with a right hook to … Continue reading UFC Fight Night: Tyson Nam vs. Zarrukh Adashev Play-by-Play

UFC Fight Night: Eye vs. Calvillo Live Coverage

On Saturday night, UFC will hold a "Fight Night" event from their studio, the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. In the main event of the show, strawweights Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo collide. Follow this article throughout the night for live updates! A full preview of the evening can be viewed here. Quick … Continue reading UFC Fight Night: Eye vs. Calvillo Live Coverage

Zarrukh Adashev Steps In To Face Tyson Nam on UFC June 13th Card

As Ryan Benoit was pulled out of his match against Tyson Nam, a new opponent has been named Zarrukh Adashev. Per Aaron Bronsteter of TSN, the former Bellator and GLORY kickboxer will compete in his fifth MMA bout on Saturday. Adashev made his MMA debut in 2015, losing via rear naked choke to Cody Mooney. … Continue reading Zarrukh Adashev Steps In To Face Tyson Nam on UFC June 13th Card

UFC on ESPN+ 26: Felder vs. Hooker Live Coverage

Heading overseas for the first time in 2020, UFC went to the Spark Arena in Auckland, New Zealand on Saturday for UFC on ESPN+ 26. Headlining the card was ranked lightweights Paul Felder and Dan Hooker. Follow along throughout the next for live coverage of the events in Auckland. A full preview of the show … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 26: Felder vs. Hooker Live Coverage