UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira Fantasy Rewind

[ad_1] Alexander Gustafsson put on arguably his most complete performance to date as he dominated Glover Teixeira over four-plus rounds before scoring a stunning knockout in front of his hometown fans in Stockholm, Sweden. From the very first exchanges in the fight, Gustafsson set the tone with a lightning quick uppercut that continuously found a […]

Fight Night Stockholm Scorecard

[ad_1] Sunday’s UFC Fight Night event is in the books, and now that the dust has settled in Stockholm, Sweden, it’s time to go to the scorecard to see who the big winners were at Ericsson Globe. 1 – Alexander GustafssonThe last time Alexander Gustafsson fought in his hometown of Stockholm in 2015, he was […]

Oezdemir finishes Cirkunov early, more from main card

[ad_1] Read on for Fight Night Stockholm main card results… OEZDEMIR vs. CIRKUNOV If anyone thought Volkan Oezdemir’s upset win over Ovince Saint Preux was a fluke, those comments got silenced Sunday at Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, as the No. 5-ranked light heavyweight contender from Switzerland knocked out the No. 7-ranked Misha Cirkunov in the […]

Gustafsson shines in Stockholm, KO's Teixeira

[ad_1] Read on for Fight Night Stockholm main event results… GUSTAFSSON vs. TEIXEIRA Sweden’s Alexander Gustafsson has participated in two of the greatest light heavyweight title fights in UFC history, and on Sunday in front of his hometown fans at Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, “The Mauler” may have set the stage for a rematch with […]

Dirrell wins belt after referee disqualifies Uzcategui

[ad_1] OXON HILL, Md. — Andre Dirrell has been here, done that, winning a major fight by disqualification. Dirrell claimed a vacant interim super middleweight title by eighth-round DQ after Jose Uzcategui drilled him just as the bell rang to end the eighth round and he was ruled unable to continue on Saturday night on […]

Briggs tests positive; fight with Oquendo off

[ad_1] Former two-time heavyweight world titleholder Shannon Briggs has tested positive for dramatically increased levels of testosterone, which will force his vacant title bout against Fres Oquendo to be canceled. Briggs and Oquendo were due to meet June 3 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, for the WBA’s “regular” belt […]

Joshua: Get me on Mayweather-McGregor undercard

[ad_1] Should a rumoured superfight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor come to fruition, world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua has one request. “Get me on the undercard!,” Joshua told Mayweather on iFL TV when the pair met at a fan event on Saturday. After watching protégé Gervonta Davis defeat Britain’s Liam Walsh in London last […]

Cotto facing Kamegai Aug. 26 for world title

[ad_1] Miguel Cotto is back in business. Cotto will go for his sixth world title belt when he faces Yoshihiro Kamegai for a vacant junior middleweight title on Aug. 26 at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, in the main event of HBO’s “World Championship Boxing,” Golden Boy Promotions announced Wednesday. The 154-pound title they […]