Johnson KO's Bader ; Kovalev Crushes Pascal

Johnson KO’s Bader ; Kovalev Crushes Pascal

ANTHONY JOHNSON POUNDS RYAN BADER UNCONSCIOUS IN UFC ON FOX 18 MAIN EVENT By Brian Knapp Jan 30, 2016 www.sherdog.com UFC on Fox 18 Grown men go to sleep when Anthony Johnson hits them. Ryan Bader now knows this truth all too well. Johnson knocked out “The Ultimate Fighter” Seas

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Wilder retains Title ; Cruz Edges Dillashaw

Wilder retains Title ; Cruz Edges Dillashaw

Deontay Wilder KO9 Artur Szpilka - Retains a heavyweight title Dan Raphael ESPN Records: Wilder (36-0, 35 KOs); Szpilka (20-2, 15 KOs) Rafael's remarks: At 6-foot-7 and 229 pounds, Wilder, 30, of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, is a big man. He also has a big personality that could go a long wa

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Don't Tease With Canelo vs. GGG ; McGregor vs Mayweather

Don’t Tease With Canelo vs. GGG ; McGregor vs Mayweather

OPINION: DON’T TEASE US WITH ‘CANELO’ VS. ‘GGG’ By Andreas Hale WWW.SHERDOG.COM Editor's note: The views and opinions expressed below are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Sherdog.com, its affiliates and sponsors or its parent company, Evolve Media

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Rousey at Crossroads ; The Savage Truth

Rousey at Crossroads ; The Savage Truth

THE BOTTOM LINE: RONDA ROUSEY AT CROSSROADS IN FIGHTING, PUBLIC PERCEPTION By Todd Martin www.sherdog.com Editor's note: The views and opinions expressed below are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Sherdog.com, its affiliates and sponsors or its parent compa

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Santa Cruz Outslugs Mares ; Mosely KO's Mayorga in Old Timer's Fight ; Girtz Upsets Guillardo

Santa Cruz Outslugs Mares ; Mosely KO’s Mayorga in Old Timer’s Fight ; Girtz Upsets Guillardo

Santa Cruz shows toughness, smarts in win over Mares Santa Cruz outslugs Mares to stay unbeaten by Dan Rafael ESPN Unbeaten featherweight Leo Santa Cruz weathered the storm of Abner Mares’ early assault on Saturday with the same calm he has demonstrated in swatting away critics of his ma

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Bute's Back with KO ; Rousey - Cyborg Wouldn't Be Competitive - Woodley

Bute’s Back with KO ; Rousey – Cyborg Wouldn’t Be Competitive – Woodley

Lucian Bute TKO's Andrea Di Luisa in 4th; Eleider Alvarez stays unbeaten Brian Campbell www.espn.com Finally healthy, Lucian Bute celebrated his return from a 19-month layoff on Saturday by turning to his home fans in Montreal and mouthing the words "I'm back." Bute (32-2, 24 KOs), a for

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Mc Gregor Offers to Bet White $3 Million on 2nd Round KO; Klitschko to Have 'Fun

Mc Gregor Offers to Bet White $3 Million on 2nd Round KO; Klitschko to Have ‘Fun” With Fury

DANA WHITE: CONOR MCGREGOR PROPOSED $3 MILLION BET THAT HE WOULD KO CHAD MENDES BY TRISTEN CRITCHFIELD www.sherdog.com Dana White says UFC’s Irish star wants to bet on himself. Conor McGregor is no stranger to bold predictions, but the cocksure Irishman may have outdone himself when he

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Porter Beats Broner ; Jedrzejczyk Pounds Penne in UFC Fight Night

Porter Beats Broner ; Jedrzejczyk Pounds Penne in UFC Fight Night

Porter Beats Overweight Broner ESPN.com Shawn Porter W12 Adrien Broner Welterweight Scores: 118-108, 115-111, 114-112  Records: Porter (26-1-1, 16 KOs); Broner (30-2, 25 KOs) Rafael's remarks: As great of a night as it was for Porter, it was as bad for Broner in this Premier Boxing Cha

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Werdum Shocks Cain ;  Wilder KO's Molina

Werdum Shocks Cain ; Wilder KO’s Molina

UFC 188: Fabricio Werdum upsets Cain Velasquez for heavyweight title Brett Okamoto, ESPN Staff Writer MEXICO CITY -- For the second time in five years, Fabricio Werdum has submitted the best heavyweight in the world. Werdum (20-5-1) shocked Cain Velasquez at UFC 188 on Saturday night, submi

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Cotto Wins Easily - Eyes Canelo ; UFC Fight Night Features Henderson KO

Cotto Wins Easily – Eyes Canelo ; UFC Fight Night Features Henderson KO

Miguel Cotto keeps middleweight title with 4th-round TKO of Daniel Geale Dan Rafael, ESPN Senior Writer NEW YORK -- Bring on Canelo Alvarez! Middleweight champion Miguel Cotto, who had a fall megafight with Mexican superstar Alvarez already agreed to before he stepped into the ring Saturd

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UFC 187 - A Big Success ; De Gale, Povetkin Claim Wins

UFC 187 – A Big Success ; De Gale, Povetkin Claim Wins

Brett Okamoto, ESPN Staff Writer LAS VEGAS -- UFC 187 was a phenomenal event. Was it the best main card in UFC history -- as some (clearly) very excited people suggested? No, probably not. But it was very good. Less than one month after the UFC stripped Jon Jones of the title, D

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More Canelo - Less Floyd and Manny ; Miocic Mans Up on Humbled Hunt

More Canelo – Less Floyd and Manny ; Miocic Mans Up on Humbled Hunt

Canelo Alvarez just what boxing needs by Brian Campbell www.espn.com Canelo Alvarez promoter Oscar De La Hoya was very open during the lead-up to Saturday's showdown against James Kirkland about exactly what his superstar fighter was lacking. "Most importantly it's that signature win,"

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Mayweather Goes to 48-0 ; Pay Per View Problems Dog Fight ; 10 Fights to Look Forward to in May

Mayweather Goes to 48-0 ; Pay Per View Problems Dog Fight ; 10 Fights to Look Forward to in May

Floyd Mayweather beats Manny Pacquiao in unanimous decision Dan Rafael, Boxing www.espn.com LAS VEGAS -- Floyd Mayweather stands alone. Unified welterweight world champion. Punch Stats PUNCHES MAYWEATHER PACQUIAO Landed 148 81 Thrown 435 429 Pct. 34% 19% -- Courtesy of CompuBox

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Garcia Sneaks by Peterson ; Blast From the Past - 'Cro Cop' Smashes Gonzaga

Garcia Sneaks by Peterson ; Blast From the Past – ‘Cro Cop’ Smashes Gonzaga

Danny Garcia pulls out majority decision win over Lamont Peterson Dan Rafael, Boxing ESPN NEW YORK -- The long-awaited showdown between unified junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia and titleholder Lamont Peterson ideally would have been to unify their three belts and determine the wor

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Gary Russell Jr. Erases Some Doubts ; Bellator 135 Results

Gary Russell Jr. Erases Some Doubts ; Bellator 135 Results

Friday Night Fights Recap Courtesy of ESPN One never can tell how an unbeaten prospect will respond to his first defeat. Gary Russell Jr.'s response on Saturday night was loud and emphatic. Nine months after dropping a decision to Vasyl Lomachenko in a vacant world title bout that doubled

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