Tim Kennedy (18-5) doesn't agree with his loss against Yoel Romero (9-1). The fighters met backstage after UFC 178 and the American started an arguement with the Cuban. Kennedy wants to appeal the controversial loss as he thinks it was strange that Romero after nearly being knocked out in the second round, took long time to get into the fight in the third.
Check out UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes 2 trailer. UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo (24-1) will once again defend his title against Chad Mendes (16-1). In their first match, the Brazilian knocked out the NCAA Division 1 wrestler at UFC 142. Also this same evening Glover Teixeira (22-3) will meet Phil Davis (12-2).
UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes 2 will be held on October 25, 2014 at Ginásio do Maracanãzinho in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
In the main event of UFC 178 Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson starts moving around challenger Chris Cariaso, then takes him down and tries to advance into a better position. Cariaso manages to get up, but at the end of the round "Mighty Mouse" stuns him with a punch-knee combination but couldn't finish his opponent due to the gong. In the second round, Johnson lands some kicks and knees in the clinch and puts his opponent down again. Johnson advances to side position, landing punches, traps Cariaso's arm and secures kimura, Cariaso taps in pain.
Checkout full review of the UFC 178's main card below with a full results.
The 6th episode of UFC 178 Embedded video blog series features Eddie Alvarez' and Donald Cerrone's final workout. Conor McGregor cutting his hear. The UFC President talks about the fight card plus some footage from the weigh-ins.
Watch UFC 178: Johnson vs. Cariaso post-fight press conference live at combatbear.com. The competitors will share their thoughts about the fights, and answer to questions from the media together with UFC officials.
In the main event of Legacy FC 35, Leonardo Leite's takedowns was the key to his victory against Myron Dennis, and in the last seconds of the championship bout he ended Dennis via TKO (referee stoppage) and thereby claims the light heavyweight crown. In the co-main event Andrew Todhunter had no problems with Levi Avera, he first beat him from the top and then choked out Avera in the opening round. The other five fights on the main card didn't go on to the final bell either.
Legacy FC 35 took place at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
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In the 5th episode of UFC 178 Embedded video blog series you will see Cat Zingano joining Cowboy Cerrone at Lake Mead to have some fun with wakeboarding. Demetrious Johnson takes a tour to the barber shop. Also get an inside look at pre-event staredowns and more.
In the headliner of Titan FC 30, Jason Brilz defended all submissions against Vinny Magalhaes through out three rounds, but early in the fourth round, Magalhaes lands a right high kick putting Brilz to the canvas, and then chokes him out, winning the light heavyweight title. In the co-headliner Walel Watson was in trouble early in the fight, but managed to submit (triangle choke) Anthony Gutierrez.
Titan FC 30 took place at Cedar Park Center in Cedar Park, Texas.
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In the main event of Bellator 126, Brandon Halsey shocked by putting Alexander Shlemenko to sleep after only 35 seconds. At the beginning of the championship fight, Shlemenko throws a punching combination, Halsey shoots and takes him down. The Russian gives away his back and the American goes for a rear-naked choke. "The Storm" doesn't tap, and the referee seeing that Shlemenko is out, steps in to stop the fight. "I feel like a monster baby!" Halsey said, "It feels great!".
In the Season 10 Lightweight Tournament Final, Marcin Held intellegently fought Patricky Freire, taking the Brazilian down in a tricky way, watching for submissions, working actively from the top and landing strikes. The Polak totally dominated the Brazilian in the second and final round scoring more takedowns, taking a well-deserved victory.
Check out full Bellator 126 results and main card fights below.
On episode 4 of the UFC 178 Embedded video blog series, Dustin Poirier is buying food which he will eat after the weigh-in event. Eddie Alvarez makes his final preparation for his UFC debut. Get to know what Cowboy Cerrone plans to do after the show. Conor McGregor is choosing an outfit and more.