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Tyson Pedro Explains How He Tore ACL During Shogun TKO Loss

It will be quite a while before fight fans see UFC light heavyweight Tyson Pedro back in the Octagon. Pedro suffered a torn ACL during his fight with Mauricio "Shogun" Rua at UFC Fight Night 142 in December. As a result, he underwent a complete ACL reconstruction surgery. Speaking to media during...

Tyson Pedro Releases Statement Following Loss To Shogun Rua

Tyson Pedro speaks on his UFC Adelaide loss to Mauricio "Shogun" Rua. This past Saturday night (Dec. 1), Pedro went one-on-one with the former UFC light heavyweight champion. It was an opportunity for Pedro to have a key win over a big name that has seen better days. Instead, he...

Shogun vs. Pedro Possible, Hunt vs. Willis Reported For UFC Adelaide

UFC Adelaide may have two fights involving mixed martial arts legends. Ariel Helwani is reporting that a light heavyweight bout between Mauricio "Shogun" Rua and Tyson Pedro is in the works for UFC Adelaide. He's also reporting that Mark Hunt vs. Justin Willis has been booked. UFC Adelaide will be...

Tai Tuivasa & Tyson Pedro Sign Long-Term UFC Contracts

Ariel Helwani of ESPN reports that Australia’s Tai Tuivasa and Tyson Pedro have both signed new six-fight contracts with the UFC to keep the Australian MMA boom present in the promotion. Tai Tuivasa is a name that is quickly becoming more recognizable by the fight. Tuivasa is yet to be...

5 Takeaways From UFC Singapore

An action-packed night of fights went down in Singapore on June 23rd, 2018, as the UFC hosted Fight Night 132 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. A PAIR OF BANTAMWEIGHT STARS EMERGE Two of the night's most impressive performances came from Song Yadong and Petr Yan -- both in the 135-pound division....

Tyson Pedro on Not Getting UFC 221 Bonus: ‘What More do You Want?’

Tyson Pedro is feeling Tai Tuivasa's pain. Last night (Feb. 10), Pedro took on Saparbek Safarov on the main card of UFC 221. The action was held inside Perth Arena in Perth, Australia. Pedro locked in a kimura standing and forced his opponent to the canvas to finish things off. Many were...

Tyson Pedro Pulls Off Ridiculous Submission Win Over Saparbek Safarov

Round 1: Safarov opens things op with a leg kick and a missed overhand. Pedro returns fire with a leg kick but gets taken down. In half guard Pedro is able to scoot against the cage and sit, however, Safarov continues to work to get him down. Pedro stands and...

Tyson Pedro Says Loss to Ilir Latifi Served as Valuable Lesson

Tyson Pedro views his loss to Ilir Latifi as a learning experience. Pedro took on Latifi back in September. He fell short via unanimous decision. It was the first loss in Pedro's professional mixed martial arts career. Lesson Learned He will look to get back in the win column tonight (Feb. 10). Pedro...

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...

Ilir Latifi Out-Wrestles Tyson Pedro For Unanimous Decision Win

Round 1: Pedro opens things up with a front kick to the body followed by a leg kick. Another leg kick for Pedro and he locks up with Latifi for a brief moment before the pair break up. Another leg kick from Pedro but it's caught and Latifi is in...

Paul Craig Believes He’ll ‘Drag Tyson Pedro Into Deep Water’ at UFC 209

Paul Craig is ready to throw down in the featured bout of the UFC Fight Pass portion of the UFC 209 prelims. Craig will take on fellow undefeated light heavyweight prospect Tyson Pedro tonight (March 4) inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The "Bearjew" made his UFC debut...

UFC 209: Scotland’s Light Heavyweight Paul Craig “Not a Big UFC Fan”

UFC light heavyweight Paul Craig is looking ahead to his second fight in the promotion against Tyson Pedro in the featured UFC Fight Pass preliminary card at Saturday’s UFC 209 event at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. If you had asked the 29-year-old former soccer player about his opponent, he...

UFC 209: Tyson Pedro v Paul “Bearjew” Craig is Fight Pass Main Event

UFC 209 adds another intriguing contest as UFC officials confirm the Fight Pass main event between Pedro and Craig.  The Fight Pass main event will see a light-heavyweight bout between two unbeaten prospects as Australia’s Pedro (5-0 MMA) squares off against Scotland’s Paul Craig (9-0 MMA). on UFC Fight Pass as...

Tyson Pedro Finishes Off Khalil Rountree At UFC Fight Night 101

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Na3is65vu7g Tyson Pedro didn't let the chance to compete inside the Octagon get the better of him Saturday night. Instead, Pedro rose to the occasion, besting Khalil Rountree via submission at UFC Fight Night 101. "Awesome to get a win after three weeks notice," Pedro told UFC.com after. "I am pumped. So...