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Ben Nguyen Issues Statement Following UFC Release

Ben Nguyen is the latest flyweight to be released by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Nguyen was recently seen in action at UFC Adelaide on Dec. 1. Nguyen dropped a unanimous decision to former title contender Wilson Reis. It's "Ben 10's" second straight loss and he's gone 2-3 in his...

Wilson Reis vs Ben Nguyen Reported For UFC Adelaide

Wilson Reis vs Ben Nguyen is reportedly on for UFC Adelaide. A report from Combate reveals that Reis and Nguyen are set to clash inside the Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Australia. The event takes place on Dec. 1. So far Reis vs. Nguyen has been the only reported match for the...

UFC 221: Ben Nguyen vs. Jussier Formiga & Tyson Pedro vs. Saparbek Safarov Added to Card

The UFC is adding some local flavor to their upcoming trip to Perth Australian fighters Ben Nguyen and Tyson Pedro will feature at UFC 221, according to a report from The West Australian. Nguyen, originally from South Dakota, has settled in Australia and will face Jussier Formiga in a flyweight bout...

Ben Nguyen Had Flyweight Division in Mind With Submission Over Tim Elliott

Ben Nguyen grew tired of people questioning the flyweight division's future, so he made a statement. Nguyen submitted Tim Elliott in just 49 seconds in their bout at UFC Fight Night 110. It was a stunning finish as Elliott had given pound-for-pound great Demetrious Johnson a run for his money...

Ep 26: MMA News Podcast with Ben Nguyen and Colbey Northcutt

The MMANews Podcast is back at it again! Josh Stephens and Tim Thompson return to give you the latest mixed martial arts (MMA) headlines, events, and share their opinions on the hottest topics in the sport. As always with fun banter and hot topic debates. Josh and Tim start the...

Ben Nguyen on Finishing Tim Elliott: ‘I Was Really Nervous For This Fight’

Before perhaps the biggest win of his professional mixed martial arts (MMA) career, Ben Nguyen was feeling the nerves. Last night (June 10), Nguyen stunned the MMA world when he submitted Tim Elliott in just 49 seconds. Elliott had given Demetrious Johnson a run for his money in their title...

Ben Nguyen Makes Quick Work of Tim Elliott With First Round Submission Win

Up next on the main card of UFC Fight Night 110 is a flyweight bout between top-ranked contenders Tim Elliot and Ben Nguyen. Here's the play-by-play: Round 1: Nguyen lands some nice shots early and immediately gets Elliott down and takes the back. Elliott stands up but Nguyen locks in the rear-naked...

Ben Nguyen Says he Sees Holes in Joseph Benavidez’s Game

Ben Nguyen still wants a fight with Joseph Benavidez, who he feels is beatable. Nguyen was supposed to meet Benavidez on this Saturday night (June 10) at UFC Fight Night 110. Benavidez went down with a knee injury. Instead, Nguyen will take on Tim Elliott. "Ben 10" described his reaction when...
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Tim Elliott Replaces Joseph Benavidez at UFC Fight Night 110: New Zealand

Ben Nguyen found a suitable replacement anxious to return to the Octagon Wednesday night, as Tim Elliott volunteered to replace Joseph Benavidez. A few hours later, and Elliott vs. Nguyen had been added to UFC Fight Night 110 on June 11 from Auckland, New Zealand. Elliott (14-7-1) returned to the UFC...

Joseph Benavidez Injured, Out of UFC Auckland Fight With Ben Nguyen

Joseph Benavidez is a no-go for UFC Auckland. Benavidez was set to fight Ben Nguyen at UFC Fight Night 110 on June 10. The fight was going to take place inside the Vector Arena in Auckland, New Zealand. Benavidez would've gone for his seventh straight victory. You can thank an injury as...

Joseph Benavidez vs. Ben Nguyen Added to UFC Auckland Card

Joseph Benavidez will have to fight at least one more time before receiving a third title shot. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently announced that Benavidez is set to battle Ben Nguyen on June 11 inside the Vector Arena in Auckland, New Zealand. The flyweight tilt will be part of the...

South Dakota’s Ben Nguyen Coming Home At UFC Fight Night 91

Born in South Dakota, Ben Nguyen will get the opportunity to compete in his hometown of Sioux Falls later this year at UFC Fight Night 91. The promotion added Nguyen-Louis Smolka to the July 13 event from Denny Sanford Premier Center. The main card airs live on FOX Sports 1. Nguyen...

Justin Scoggins: Injury Suffered Will Not Require Surgery

Justin Scoggins was a late-scratch from this Satuday's UFC Fight Night 85 card, as he was scheduled to meet Ben Nguyen from Australia. However, an injury suffered recently will force Scoggins to the sidelines, delaying the 23-year-old in his hopes of winning a third straight. Overall, Scoggins is 11-2 in...