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‘He Smoke Too Much’ – Russian Lightweight Slams Nate Diaz After Scoring Brutal One-Punch KO

Russian lightweight Mairbek Taisumov scored his fifth straight stoppage win on Saturday night in Rotterdam, rendering Brazilian Felipe Silva unconscious with a single right hand after just one minute and twenty-four seconds of action. BA-BOOOOOOOOM!!!!! Just like that, @Taisumov155 FLOORS Silva in the first round!! #UFCRotterdam WOW!!! pic.twitter.com/xLUqX6kdkU — #UFCRotterdam (@ufc) September 2, 2017 It’s been an impressive run by …

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Watch: UFC Prospect Hits Sensational ‘Showtime Kick’, Scores Finish, Calls Out Artem Lobov

After taking a break and clearing a path for the Mayweather vs. McGregor tornado to pass through, the UFC returned on Saturday night with a Fight Night card at the Ahoy Rotterdam in, you guessed it, Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The card wasn’t exactly star-studded, but it delivered some quality action. There was a sensational one-punch knockout on the prelims, courtesy …

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UFC Referee Makes Emotional Statement Following UFC Rotterdam

Marc Goddard-UFC-referee

After what was a highly entertaining and overall successful inaugural outing for the Ultimate Fighting Championship in the Netherlands, many fans and pundits have taken to social media to voice their support and satisfaction. One such ‘fan’ who took to Facebook to express himself was non-other than longstanding referee Marc Goddard. In what was not only a great night for …

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Gunnar Nelson Isn’t Expecting Conor McGregor To Have Much Trouble In Nate Diaz Rematch

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 5: Conor McGregor (L) punches Nate Diaz during UFC 196 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

Gunnar Nelson collected a quality scalp at UFC Rotterdam on Sunday night, as he submitted dangerous and highly-regarded Russian striker Albert “Einstein” Tumenov via 2nd round submission. In authoring this virtuoso performance, “Gunni” impressively and resiliently rebounded from a one-sided defeat to Demian Maia in December of last year. Speaking to Fox Sports in the wake of the rehabilitative victory, …

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Embattled Neil Seery Continues To Inspire

It was the fight that could have launched Neil Seery into title contention. The culmination of years of hard work and perseverance leading to this point. Unfortunately Kyoji Horiguchi showed why he is one of the very best fighters in the flyweight division. Horiguchi slipped in at acute angles and landed his shots with devastating power. Round one looked to …

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UFC Fight Night Rotterdam: Predictions Part 1

The UFC travels to The Netherlands for the first time on Sunday and they bring their biggest Dutch draw along with them. As Rotterdam prepares itself to play host to their first UFC event, JacksonWink MMA in Albuquerque prepares itself for the unsavory prospect of two of their fighters squaring off against each other in the main event. Longtime training …

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Irish Fan Favourite Neil Seery To Face Former UFC Title Challenger On May 8th In Rotterdam

Neil Seery will return to the octagon on May 8th in Rotterdam, The Netherlands to face 25-year-old Kyoji Horiguchi of Japan. Irish flyweight @NeilSeeryMMA returns vs. Kyoji Horiguchi at #UFCRotterdam! Tix: https://t.co/4uEOlqEPjY pic.twitter.com/leeprlLsKr — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) March 23, 2016 The Dublin flyweight’s last contest took place at UFC Fight Night 76 back in October 2015. On that night, in …

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Gunnar Nelson’s Next Fight Has Been Announced And It’s Another Tough One

It has been announced that SBG fighter and honorary Irishman Gunnar Nelson will take on the highly-touted Albert Tumenov at UFC Fight Night: Rotterdam on May 8th. BREAKING! Gunnar Nelson ?? vs. Albert Tumenov ?? announced for #UFCRotterdam! Tickets: https://t.co/ygOVwkatM9 pic.twitter.com/aypAGYpp0v — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) March 1, 2016 Nelson will hope to recover from his disappointing unanimous decision loss at UFC …

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