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Watch: Gunnar Nelson Calls For A Rematch With Santiago Ponzinibbio

Nelson was on the receiving end of some rather blatant eye-pokes during his last octagon outing, his UFC Glasgow headliner against Santiago Ponzinibbio. UFC Glasgow’s main-event seemed to be going as well as the SBG/Mjölnir welterweight could have hoped for at first. His movement looked sharp and the powerhouse that stood across from him wasn’t able to get his own …

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Ponzinibbio Finally Responds To Eye-gouge Accusations & Is Entirely Unapologetic

“It doesn’t take anything away from the win. What he says doesn’t change anything… After suffering a shock loss to Santiago Ponzinibbio at UFC Glasgow over the weekend, Gunnar Nelson stated that, although he didn’t want to make excuses, his vision had been severely impaired after suffering an eye-gouge early on in the bout. The following afternoon, SBG coach John …

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Watch: John Kavanagh Shares Video That Shows Gunnar Nelson Was The Victim Of Multiple Eye-Pokes At UFC Glasgow

Sunday night was a tough one for SBG Ireland, as two of the gym’s representatives incurred devastating defeats on the UFC Fight Night show at the SSE Hydro Arena in Glasgow. After Charlie Ward suffered a savage, unusual and rather unlucky knockout loss to promotional newcomer Galore Bofando during the prelims, Icelandic welterweight Gunnar Nelson was finished for the first …

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Gunnar Nelson Claims That An Eye Poke Contributed To His Loss At UFC Fight Night Glasgow

SBG’s Gunnar Nelson explained the claim in speaking to the press after his vicious loss to Santiago Ponzinibbio on Sunday night. The first round knockout loss was Nelson’s third of his MMA career, as the jiu-jitsu expert opted to trade punches with the dangerous knockout artist in Ponzinibbio. Despite some success early on, the Iceland native was eventually stunned by a …

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Watch: Charlie Ward Knocked Out With A Throw At UFC Glasgow

Irish MMA star Charlie Ward has lost to Galore Bofando at UFC Glasgow to suffer his second consecutive loss in the UFC, making his record 0-2 in the promotion. The Scottish crowd were a witness to one the more rare and remarkable knockouts seen inside the Octagon. The SBG fighter was defeated after just two minutes, 10 seconds into the …

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SBG Welterweight Charlie Ward To Battle Galore Bofando At UFC Glasgow

Late last month, Conor McGregor confirmed via Instagram that longtime training partner Charlie Ward will make his second appearance in the UFC at the promotion’s show in Glasgow on July 16th, but ‘The Notorious’ UFC lightweight champion did not identify Ward’s opponent in the post. View this post on Instagram I am happy to announce that Charlie Ward will have …

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Conor McGregor Confirms Teammate Has Been Booked For UFC Glasgow

Five days ago, Conor McGregor posted a video to Instagram advertising his high-performance training program, F.A.S.T. In a message written alongside the advertisement, McGregor promised that the announcement of his next fight was just days away. We are still waiting. However, today, ‘The Notorious’ Irishman did use Instagram to confirm the date and venue for teammate Charlie Ward’s next fight. …

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UFC Glasgow: Scot’s Celebration Will Hit You Right In The Feels!

Last weekend Conor McGregor tugged at the emotions of Irish MMA fans with his post fight display of teary joy, but this week it was our Celtic neighbours that were welling up. Yesterday, the UFC held their first ever show in Glasgow, Scotland. The card featured three Scottish scrappers, in Joanne Calderwood, Steven Ray and Robert Whiteford. On the night …

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