UFC 252: Kai Kamaka and Tony Kelley Earn Fight of the Night In Promotional Debut

The respective debuts of Kai Kamaka and Tony Kelley earned them an extra $50,000 on top of their fight purse as the fighters were awarded "Fight of the Night" for their bout on Saturday night. The bout between Kamaka and Kelley kicked off the prelims, showcasing an aggressive and fast-paced striking performance from both fighters. … Continue reading UFC 252: Kai Kamaka and Tony Kelley Earn Fight of the Night In Promotional Debut

UFC 252: Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier Play-by-Play

In their trilogy bout, UFC Heavyweight Champion Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier fought in the main event of UFC 252 on Saturday. Here's how their championship bout went. Bout 11: Stipe Miocic (19-3) vs. Daniel Cormier (22-2) (UFC Heavyweight Championship) Miocic was doing most of the work in the slow first round, connecting with a … Continue reading UFC 252: Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier Play-by-Play

UFC 252: Sean O’Malley vs. Marlon Vera Play-by-Play

In the co-main event of the evening, undefeated prospect Sean O'Malley was matched with Marlon "Chito" Vera. Here's how the bantamweight fight went. Bout 10: Sean O’Malley (12-0) vs. Marlon Vera (17-6-1) (Bantamweight) O’Malley was connecting with leg kicks early. O’Malley slipped many times late in the first round as an injury clearly occurred. Once … Continue reading UFC 252: Sean O’Malley vs. Marlon Vera Play-by-Play

UFC 252: Junior dos Santos vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruick Play-by-Play

Looking to bounce back from his first loss as a pro, Jairzinho Rozenstruick fought Junior dos Santos on the main card of UFC 252. Here's how their fight went. Bout 9: Junior dos Santos (21-7) vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruick (10-1) (Heavyweight) Rozenstruick had a slow first round, not throwing as much as dos Santos, who was … Continue reading UFC 252: Junior dos Santos vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruick Play-by-Play

UFC 252: Herbert Burns vs. Daniel Pineda Play-by-Play

Featherweight Herbert Burns got his biggest UFC test on Saturday when he fought the returning and experienced Daniel Pineda. Here's how he did. Bout 8: Herbert Burns (11-2) vs. Daniel Pineda (26-13) (Featherweight) Pineda connected with a hard overhand right in the first minute of the fight. Burns got a takedown in the first minute, … Continue reading UFC 252: Herbert Burns vs. Daniel Pineda Play-by-Play

UFC 252: John Dodson vs. Merab Dvalishvili Play-by-Play

Kicking off the main card, rising bantamweight Merab Dvalishvili fought John Dodson. Here's how their battle went. Bout 7: John Dodson (21-11) vs. Merab Dvalishvili (11-4) (Bantamweight) Dvalishvili got on the back of Dodson in a body lock halfway through the round, throwing knees to the back of his legs. The referee warned Dodson numerous … Continue reading UFC 252: John Dodson vs. Merab Dvalishvili Play-by-Play

UFC 252: Jim Miller vs. Vinc Pichel Play-by-Play

UFC veteran Jim Miller fought Vinc Pichel to end the UFC 252 preliminary card on Saturday. Here's how the fight went. Bout 6: Jim Miller (32-14) vs. Vinc Pichel (12-2) (Lightweight) Pichel scored with a two-punch combination to start the fight. A pause came in the second minute after a kick caught Pichel in the … Continue reading UFC 252: Jim Miller vs. Vinc Pichel Play-by-Play

UFC 252: Felice Herrig vs. Virna Jandiroba Play-by-Play

Looking to break a two-fight losing streak, Felice Herrig fought Virna Jandiroba on the prelims of UFC 252 on Saturday. Here's how the strawweight bout went. Bout 5: Felice Herrig (14-8) vs. Virna Jandiroba (15-1) (Strawweight) Jandiroba got a double leg takedown in the opening moments of the fight. She got into half guard seconds … Continue reading UFC 252: Felice Herrig vs. Virna Jandiroba Play-by-Play

UFC 252: TJ Brown vs. Danny Chavez Play-by-Play

TJ Brown and Danny Chavez fought on UFC's prelims for UFC 252 on Saturday. The fight went like this. Bout 4: TJ Brown (14-7) vs. Danny Chavez (10-3) (Featherweight) Both fighters showed off their fast striking in the first round. Chavez was landing leg kicks throughout the round, with one of the kicks dropping Brown … Continue reading UFC 252: TJ Brown vs. Danny Chavez Play-by-Play

UFC 252: Livinha Souza vs. Ashley Yoder Play-by-Play

Strawweights Livinha Souza and Ashley Yoder battled on UFC's preliminary card on Saturday. Here's how their matchup panned out. Bout 3: Livinha Souza (13-2) vs. Ashley Yoder (7-5) (Strawweight) Yoder hopped on the back of Souza while still on the feet early in the fight after avoiding a leg kick. Yoder slipped off of the … Continue reading UFC 252: Livinha Souza vs. Ashley Yoder Play-by-Play