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Josh Emmett: I Wish I Had More of a Fair Chance at UFC Orlando

Josh Emmett isn't thrilled with referee Dan Miragliotta. Miragliotta is known for being one of the most consistent mixed martial arts referees, but some rare controversy involving his officiating seems to have stolen the show at UFC on FOX 28. Miragliotta appeared to miss an illegal knee and a couple of illegal...

5 Takeaways From UFC Orlando

Mike Perry needs to evolve as a striker Over Perry’s last few bouts, it’s become increasingly clear that his headhunting ways will not be effective at the highest-level. Max Griffin absolutely picked Perry apart on Saturday, handing “Platinum” his third loss in 5 bouts. The fight unfolded in a very...

Opinion: Replay Not Conclusive Enough To Change Result Of Jeremy Stephens vs. Josh Emmett

Jeremy Stephens' emphatic knockout win over Josh Emmett in the main event of UFC on FOX 28 was not without controversy. After knocking Emmett down in the second round with a clean punch, Stephens followed the knockdown up with what appeared to be an illegal knee on the ground. Referee...

UFC on FOX 28 Draws 1,826,000 Viewers Overnight

Overnight viewership numbers for the main card of UFC on FOX 28 have been released and things are looking a bit better. The FOX broadcast drew 1,826,000 viewers overnight (via MMAFighting.com). The event took an overnight rating of 0.55 in the 18-49 demo. The event was going against the Winter Olympics...

UFC Orlando Bonuses: Jeremy Stephens & Three Others Get Paid

With yet another Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) card in the history books, a fresh list of bonus winners has been revealed. Last night (Feb. 24), UFC Orlando took place inside the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. The main card aired live on FOX. Preliminary action was seen on FOX Sports...

Josh Emmett To Appeal UFC On FOX 28 Loss To Jeremy Stephens

Josh Emmett may have lost his UFC on FOX 28 main event matchup against Jeremy Stephens last night but the fight's not over. Illegal Knee Looms Over Main Event  According to MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani, the 31-year-old and his team will appeal his knockout loss with the Florida State Boxing Commission....

Ilir Latifi Eyes Top Five Spot if he Beats Ovince Saint Preux at UFC Orlando

Ilir Latifi has his sights set on major accomplishments in 2018. Latifi likes to stay active, but he made it a point to try to preserve the life of his fighting career for as long as he can. He took a full year to recover from his knockout loss to...

Max Griffin on UFC Orlando Opponent Mike Perry: ‘He’s a Clown to me’

Max Griffin doesn't have many kind words to say to Mike Perry. Tomorrow night (Feb. 24), Griffin will clash with Perry. The bout takes place inside the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. The welterweight tilt will be featured on the main card of UFC Orlando. It'll air live on the...

Jeremy Stephens & Josh Emmett Look To Jump Into 145-Pound Title Hunt at UFC On FOX 28

This weekend at UFC On FOX 28, featherweight hell-raisers Jeremy Stephens and Josh Emmett lock horns in an important five-round, 145-pound main event battle. The fight, which takes place at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida, is a matchup between two of the very-best featherweights in the world. In a...

Jessica Andrade vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz Set For UFC Orlando

Two high-level strawweights in Jessica Andrade and Karolina Kowalkiewicz will do battle. Andrade vs. Kowalkiewicz is set to take place on Feb. 24 in Orlando, Florida. Sources close to Combate confirmed the news earlier today (Dec. 1). Andrade is currently the second ranked Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight. Kowalkiewicz sits...