Anthony Pettis vs. Alex Morono Verbally Agreed For December 19th UFC Card

With only a few weeks until UFC's final event of the year on December 19th, a bout between Anthony Pettis and Alex Morono has been added to the lineup. The fight was first reported by Brett Okamoto of ESPN. The matchup, which has been verbally agreed upon, will join a large card that is scheduled … Continue reading Anthony Pettis vs. Alex Morono Verbally Agreed For December 19th UFC Card

Marvin Vettori Steps In To Face Jack Hermansson In December 5th UFC Main Event

Marvin Vettori will step in on short notice to fight Jack Hermansson at UFC's December 5th event, replacing Kevin Holland. News of the matchup was first reported by Ariel Helwani of ESPN. The fight will be the main event of a card from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. News of Holland's withdrawal … Continue reading Marvin Vettori Steps In To Face Jack Hermansson In December 5th UFC Main Event

Smith, Baeza, Mudaerji and Maness Given ‘Performance of the Night’ UFC Bonuses

Headlining light heavyweight Anthony Smith was one of the four fighters given a "Performance of the Night" award for his win on Saturday's UFC "Fight Night" card. Along with Smith were Miguel Baeza, Su Muderji and Nate Maness after their wins at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. All performance bonus winners were … Continue reading Smith, Baeza, Mudaerji and Maness Given ‘Performance of the Night’ UFC Bonuses

UFC on ESPN 18: Anthony Smith vs. Devin Clark Play-by-Play

Being promoted to main event and getting their fight bumped up from three rounds to five on only a days notice, Anthony Smith and Devin Clark fought in the main event of Saturday's UFC card. Here's how the fight panned out. Bout 10: Anthony Smith (33-16) vs. Devin Clark (12-4) (Light Heavyweight) Clark clinched with … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 18: Anthony Smith vs. Devin Clark Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN 18: Miguel Baeza vs. Takashi Sato Play-by-Play

Undefeated Miguel Baeza fought Takashi Sato in the co-main event of Saturday's UFC "Fight Night" card. Their three-round bout went like this. Bout 9: Miguel Baeza (9-0) vs. Takashi Sato (16-3) (Welterweight) The fight started slow as the fighters were in a feeling out process. A pause came in the fight after Sato was accidentally … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 18: Miguel Baeza vs. Takashi Sato Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN 18: Josh Parisian vs. Parker Porter Play-by-Play

Heavyweights Josh Parisian and Parker Porter fought on Saturday's UFC main card. Here's how the matchup went. Bout 8: Josh Parisian (13-3) vs. Parker Porter (10-6) (Heavyweight) Porter backed Parisian up with punches early in the fight. They clinched against the cage for a moment. Parisian hurt Porter in the second minute, wobbling him after … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 18: Josh Parisian vs. Parker Porter Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN 18: Bill Algeo vs. Spike Carlyle Play-by-Play

Both looking to return to the win column, Bill Algeo and Spike Carlyle fought on Saturday's UFC "Fight Night" card. Here's how it went. Bout 7: Bill Algeo (13-5) vs. Spike Carlyle (9-2) (Featherweight) Carlyle started shouting at Algeo in the second minute during a striking exchange. Algeo connected with some punches early in the … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 18: Bill Algeo vs. Spike Carlyle Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN 18: Ashlee Evans-Smith vs. Norma Dumont Play-by-Play

Making her move down to bantamweight, Norma Dumont fought Ashlee Evans-Smith on Saturday's UFC card. Their fight went like this. Bout 6: Ashlee Evans-Smith (6-4) vs. Norma Dumont (4-1) (Bantamweight) Dumont was putting together hard punches early in the first round that were hurting Evans-Smith. Dumont landed a takedown from the clinch in the final … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 18: Ashlee Evans-Smith vs. Norma Dumont Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN 18: Kai Kamaka III vs. Jonathan Pearce Play-by-Play

Both returning for their second fight in the UFC, Kai Kamaka III and Jonathan Pearce fought to kick off UFC's six-fight main card. Here's how the matchup went. Bout 5: Kai Kamaka III (8-2) vs. Jonathan Pearce (9-4) (Featherweight) Pearce seemingly pulled guard in the second minute of the round. Kamaka left the position on … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 18: Kai Kamaka III vs. Jonathan Pearce Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN 18: Martin Day vs. Anderson dos Santos Play-by-Play

Finishing off Saturday's four-fight preliminary card, Martin Day fought fellow bantamweight Anderson dos Santos. Here's how the matchup played out. Bout 4: Martin Day (8-4) vs. Anderson dos Santos (20-8) (Bantamweight) Dos Santos put Day against the cage early in a clinch after throwing wild punches at him. Dos Santos scored a takedown in the … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 18: Martin Day vs. Anderson dos Santos Play-by-Play