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Volkan Oezdemir Undergoes Surgery Following UFC Moncton Loss

Volkan Oezdemir only fought twice in 2018, and it looks like we've seen the last of him until 2019. "No Time" started off the year with an unsuccessful UFC light heavyweight title bid. He was defeated by defending champion Daniel Cormier via second-round TKO in January. The Swissman waited...

Anthony Smith Wants “Hittable” Jon Jones Next

Anthony "Lionheart" Smith has been rising heavily through the 205-pound ranks. Smith has picked up wins over the likes of Rashad Evans, Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, and now Volkan Oezdemir. He is sitting in a nice position to demand the next opportunity at the light heavyweight championship. However, the 205-pound division...

UFC Moncton Draws Average Of 531,000 Viewers

Viewership numbers for UFC Moncton have been revealed. The FOX Sports 1 broadcast drew an average of 531,000 viewers (via MMAFighting.com). The event peaked at 805,000 viewers for the light heavyweight main event between Anthony Smith and Volkan Oezdemir. The prelims on FOX Sports 2 took in 237,000 viewers. The pre-show nabbed 60,000...

UFC Moncton Medical Suspensions: Smith & Oezdemir Could Sit For Six Months

The UFC Moncton medical suspensions are in and the event's headliners have not walked away unscathed. Anthony Smith and Volkan Oezdemir did battle inside the Avenir Centre in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada this past Saturday night (Oct. 27). The "Lionheart" won the fight via third-round submission. Both fighters will be suspended...

Anthony Smith Is Ready For A UFC Light Heavyweight Title Shot

Following his comeback submission win over Volkan Oezdemir in the main event of last Saturday night's UFC Fight Night 138 event, light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith has earned his shot at the title. The former middleweight gatekeeper has looked absolutely incredible since moving up to 205lbs back in June,...

Daniel Cormier Vows To Defend UFC Light Heavyweight Title (Video)

Daniel Cormier is the UFC's "Champ Champ." "DC" currently holds the light heavyweight and heavyweight titles. He will defend his heavyweight championship against Derrick Lewis this weekend (Sat. November 3, 2018) at UFC 230. However, Cormier will be stripped of his 205-pound title in December. Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson...

Dana White Attends World Series Game Instead Of UFC Moncton

If you follow UFC President Dana White on social media, you know he's a lifelong Boston sports fan. So much so, in fact, that he opted to attend Game 4 of the World Series to cheer on his Boston Red Sox, instead of UFC Moncton. White traveled to Los...

Michael Johnson Hopes Artem Lobov Is A Man Of His Word Following UFC Moncton

Michael Johnson wonders if Artem Lobov will give him back 20 percent of his purse for missing weight ahead of UFC Moncton. Johnson did battle with Lobov last night (Oct. 27) inside the Avenir Centre in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. The featherweight bout served as UFC Moncton's co-main event. "The Menace" defeated...

Volkan Oezdemir Talks About His UFC Moncton Loss

Volkan Oezdemir speaks on falling to Anthony Smith via submission. Oezdemir took on Smith last night (Oct. 27) in the main event of UFC Moncton. Despite having success in the first two rounds, Smith weathered the storm and kept returning fire. In the third round, Smith was able to lock...

UFC Moncton Bonuses, Live Gate & Attendance Revealed

The UFC Moncton bonuses, live gate and attendance have been released. Last night (Oct. 27), UFC Moncton took place inside the Avenir Centre in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. Headlining the card was a light heavyweight bout between Anthony Smith and Volkan Oezdemir. The "Lionheart" earned a submission victory over “No Time." Smith took...

Anthony Smith Responds To Jon Jones Saying His UFC Moncton Win Was ‘OK’

Anthony Smith has offered a response to Jon Jones' brief assessment of his UFC Moncton performance. Smith did battle with Volkan Oezdemir last night (Oct. 27) in the main event of UFC Moncton. The "Lionheart" had to endure two tough rounds against "No Time," but he weathered the storm and...

UFC Moncton Reebok Fighter Payouts: Ed Herman Tops List

UFC Moncton is in the books, and now it's time for Reebok to pay the fighters their sponsorship money. UFC Moncton (also known as UFC Fight Night 138) took place on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Moncton Coliseum in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. The main card aired on FOX Sports...

UFC Moncton Highlights: Anthony Smith Submits Volkan Oezdemir

Anthony Smith continued his winning ways over Volkan Oezdemir. The two fighters met in a light heavyweight bout at the UFC Moncton from the Moncton Coliseum in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. Although this fight was between two fighters who are known for their striking power, this fight went all the way...

UFC Moncton Highlights: Misha Cirkunov Taps Patrick Cummins

Misha Cirkunov made quick work of Patrick Cummins.  The two fighters met in a light heavyweight bout at the UFC Moncton from the Moncton Coliseum in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. Cirkunov hurt him early in the round with some strikes but did all of his damage while on the ground....

UFC Moncton Highlights: Sean Strickland Stops Nordine Taleb

Sean Strickland wrapped up the preliminary card portion of UFC’s latest event. The two fighters met in a welterweight bout at the UFC Moncton from the Moncton Coliseum in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. After a solid first round, they moved to the second round where a finish happened. Strickland...