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UFC Fight Night 116 Medical Suspensions: Anyanwu Out Indefinitely

UFC Fight Night 116 has wrapped up and the medical suspensions have been released. This past Saturday night (Sept. 16), UFC Fight Night 116 took place inside the PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In the main event, Luke Rockhold earned a submission win over David Branch. Rockhold is all...
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Hurricane Irma Reason Behind Thiago Alves not Fighting at UFC Fight Night 116

Originally, Thiago Alves believed he could ride out Hurricane Irma, hop on a plane and fight Mike Perry this past weekend at UFC Fight Night 116. But after going through the disaster with his family in Florida, the former UFC title contender realized there was no chance he could fight....

Uriah Hall on UFC Fight Night 116: Moment ‘I Think I’m Done’

Uriah Hall entered the UFC with plenty of promise after scoring several spectacular finishes on The Ultimate Fighter. After finishing as a runner-up to Kelvin Gastelum, Hall has seen plenty of highs and a handful of lows during his run inside the Octagon. In fact, this past Saturday night at...

UFC Fight Night 116 Reebok Payouts: Rockhold & Hall Top List

The UFC Fight Night 116 Reebok payouts have rolled out. UFC Fight Night 116's main event featured a middleweight bout between Luke Rockhold and David Branch. Rockhold nabbed a submission win and earned $10,000 for wearing the Reebok gear. Branch scooped up $5,000. In the co-main event, Mike Perry took on...

UFC Fight Night 116 Highlights: Anthony Smith Stops Hector Lombard

Anthony Smith extended his winning streak to three with a stoppage win over Hector Lombard. Last night (Sept. 16), Smith took on Hector Lombard inside the PPG Paints Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The bout was featured on the UFC Fight Night 116 main card. Smith ran into some trouble...

UFC Fight Night 116 Highlights: Gregor Gillespie vs. Jason Gonzalez Delivers

Gregor Gillespie submitted Jason Gonzalez in a bout that delivered fireworks. Last night (Sept. 16), Gillespie went to war with Jason Gonzalez inside the PPG Paints Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The bout was featured on the UFC Fight Night 116 main card. Gillespie put together some combinations and had...

UFC Fight Night 116 Highlights: Kamaru Usman Finishes Sergio Moraes

Kamaru Usman's rise in the welterweight division continues. Last night (Sept. 16), Usman did battle with Sergio Moraes inside the PPG Paints Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The bout was featured on the UFC Fight Night 116 main card. Going into the fight, Usman hadn't stopped an opponent since July...

UFC Fight Night 116 Highlights: Gilbert Burns Wrecks Jason Saggo With One Punch

It only took one punch for Gilbert Burns to reign supreme. Last night (Sept. 16), Burns shared the Octagon with Jason Saggo inside the PPG Paints Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The bout was featured on the UFC Fight Night 116 prelims. Burns and Saggo went into the second round,...

UFC Fight Night 116 Highlights: Uriah Hall Melts Krzysztof Jotko

Uriah Hall had his back against the wall, but he shined bright at the end of the night. Last night (Sept. 16), Hall took on Krzysztof Jotko inside the PPG Paints Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The bout was featured on the UFC Fight Night 116 prelims. Hall was rocked and...

UFC Fight Night 116 Highlights: Rockhold Forces Submission Via Strikes

Luke Rockhold is back in the win column and he did so with composure. Last night (Sept. 16), Rockhold threw leather with David Branch inside the PPG Paints Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The bout served as the main event of UFC Fight Night 116. Rockhold got off to a...

UFC Fight Night 116 Highlights: Mike Perry Ices Alex Reyes With Knee

Mike Perry handed Alex Reyes the third loss of his professional mixed martial arts (MMA) career. Perry took on Reyes last night (Sept. 16) inside the PPG Paints Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The bout served as the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 116. In just one minute and...

UFC Fight Night 116 Bonuses: Mike Perry & Uriah Hall Cash in

The UFC Fight Night 116 bonuses have been revealed. Last night (Sept. 16), UFC Fight Night 116 took place inside the PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The main card aired live on FOX Sports 1 (FS1). Preliminary action was also seen on FS1. The main event saw Luke Rockhold...

UFC Fight Night 116 Recap: Luke Rockhold Submits David Branch

On a night full of finishes, Luke Rockhold turned in the 10th submission victory of his professional mixed martial arts (MMA) career. Last night (Sept. 16), UFC Fight Night 116 took place inside the PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In the main event, Rockhold took on David Branch. After...

UFC Fight Night 116’s Anthony Hamilton Retires Following Defeat

Moments after suffering a loss to Daniel Spitz Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 116, Anthony Hamilton announced his retirement from MMA. https://twitter.com/AHamilton_MMA/status/909234153882865664 Hamilton, who turned 37 years old earlier this year, has lost his last three. Earlier this year, he was knocked out by Marcel Fortuna and Spitz finished him...

Gilbert Burns: I Can’t be Relaxed Against Jason Saggo

Gilbert Burns doesn't want to make the mistake of underestimating his opponents. Jason Saggo won't be an exception. Tonight (Sept. 16), Burns will take on Saggo on the UFC Fight Night 116 card. The action will be held inside the PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Speaking to MMAFighting.com, Burns said that...