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Glover Teixeira’s Coach Says Referee ‘Did A Great Job’ In Anthony Smith Bout

Glover Teixeira's coach John Hackleman believes referee Jason Herzog did a great job reffing the fight against Anthony Smith. In the main UFC Jacksonville, Teixeira was taking on Smith where he won by fifth-round TKO. Yet, after the event, many complained about the lack of stoppage saying Smith's corner and...

Dana White Calls String Of UFC Events In Jacksonville A ‘Home Run’

UFC president Dana White is pleased with the success of the promotion's three-event week in Jacksonville. On May 9, the UFC held an event for the first time since March 14. It was the start of a three-event week for the UFC. All three cards were held inside the empty...

Anthony Smith Calls Jason Herzog’s Apology “Cowardly”

The main event of UFC Jacksonville did not end without controversy when Glover Teixeira defeated Anthony Smith via fifth-round TKO, and days later, the aftermath of the event continues to linger bitterly in the mouth of the Lionheart. Anthony Smith, by all appearances, was on his way to victory early...

Anthony Smith Releases Statement After TKO Loss At UFC Jacksonville

Anthony Smith believes people need to stop worrying about his health and whether or not the fight should've been stopped sooner. In the main event of UFC Jacksonville, Smith was looking to extend his winning streak to two when he battles Glover Teixeira. Early on, "Lionheart" was having success but...

UFC Jacksonville Medical Suspensions: Teixeira Facing Six-Month Sit

The UFC Jacksonville medical suspensions have been released. Last night (May 13), a UFC event was held inside the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. No fans were in attendance due to the COVID-19 crisis. This was just the second UFC event since March 14. UFC Jacksonville Medical Suspensions The...

UFC Jacksonville Salaries: Andrei Arlovski Makes Bank

The UFC Jacksonville salaries are in. The Florida State Boxing Commission has released the fight purses. Topping the list is Andrei Arlovski at $325,000. His opponent, Philipe Lins, receives $80,000. Arlovski defeated Lins via unanimous decision. The headliners were Glover Teixeira and Anthony Smith. Teixeira's boxing and ground-and-pound became too much...

Anthony Smith Defends His Corner Following UFC Jacksonville Loss

Anthony Smith's cornermen have taken a lot of flak and "Lionheart" is coming to their aid. Last night (May 13), Smith collided with Glover Teixeira in the main event of UFC Jacksonville. Smith was hoping to win his second straight bout but it was not meant to be. Instead, Teixeira...

Jon Jones Reacts To Anthony Smith’s TKO Loss To Glover Teixeira

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was paying close attention to Anthony Smith's loss to Glover Teixeira Last night (May 13), Smith and Teixeira shared the Octagon in a light heavyweight tilt. The bout headlined UFC Jacksonville inside the empty VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena. Teixeira may have been the underdog...

UFC Jacksonville Bonuses: Glover Teixeira Snags Extra Cash

The UFC Jacksonville bonuses have been released. On May 13, the UFC held an event inside the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. The event was held behind closed doors, meaning no fans were in attendance. The card was headlined by a light heavyweight battle. In the main event, Glover...

UFC Jacksonville Highlights: Glover Teixeira Smashes Anthony Smith

Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira lived up to expectations for the headliner of UFC Jacksonville.  The two fighters met in a light heavyweight bout at the UFC Jacksonville event on Wednesday night from Jacksonville, Florida at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on ESPN+. Smith looked great in the first round but...

UFC Jacksonville Highlights: Ben Rothwell Outstrikes Ovince Saint Preux

Ovince Saint Preux made his heavyweight debut against Ben Rothwell at UFC Jacksonville.  The two fighters met in a heavyweight bout at the UFC Jacksonville event on Wednesday night from Jacksonville, Florida at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on ESPN+. The new weight division debut for OSP wasn’t what he thought...

UFC Jacksonville Highlights: Drew Dober Hammers Alexander Hernandez To Victory

Drew Dober vs. Alexander Hernandez was exactly what you thought it would be. The two fighters met in a lightweight bout at the UFC Jacksonville event on Wednesday night from Jacksonville, Florida at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on ESPN+. It all came down to the second round.  Dober rocked him...

UFC Jacksonville Highlights: Ricky Simon Edges Out Ray Borg

Ray Borg vs. Ricky Simon continued the action on the UFC Jacksonville card. The two fighters met in a bantamweight bout at the UFC Jacksonville event on Wednesday night from Jacksonville, Florida at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on ESPN+. The fight went all three rounds with Simon getting the split...

UFC Jacksonville Highlights: Thiago Moises Taps Michael Johnson

Michael Johnson vs. Thiago Moises opened the main card of UFC Jacksonville in style. The two fighters met in a lightweight bout at the UFC Jacksonville event on Wednesday night from Jacksonville, Florida at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on ESPN+. Oh, how a round can change things. Johnson was winning...

UFC Jacksonville Highlights: Brian Kelleher Scores KO Win Over Hunter Azure

Brian Kelleher shut the lights out of Hunter Azure at UFC Jacksonville. The two fighters met in a bantamweight bout at the UFC Jacksonville event on Wednesday night from Jacksonville, Florida at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on ESPN+. In the second round, Kelleher landed a sweeping left hook that...