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CUB SWANSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

After Win Max Holloway Now Set To Face Cub Swanson At UFC On FOX 15

Following a big win last night against Cole Miller in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 60, rising star Max Holloway been handed his next assignment. Holloway, who’s now on a five fight winning streak, was immediately approached by the UFC with the offer of a fight with Cub Swanson at UFC On FOX 15 on April 18th and he didn’t hesitate to accept it. “It’s signed and done...
Via Fight Of The Night
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Max Holloway downs Cole Miller, draws Cub Swanson next

Max Holloway showed a truly superior striking game as he battered Cole Miller from head to toe over three rounds to win his fourth straight fight in the UFC. The young Hawaiian fighter entered the bout with three straight wins and three straight finishes by knockout or TKO and there were a few moments in his fight on Saturday night where it looked like he would add another to his...
Via Fox Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

How Conor McGregor jumped ahead of Cub Swanson for a title shot

In MMA (just as in boxing) the spoils of war often go first to the loudest and flashiest. Style outside the cage can get you fights your skills inside the cage can’t. Chael Sonnen built his career on this basic tenant of combat business. The latest example of this truism comes via comments from UFC […] The post Style Over Substance: How Conor McGregor Jumped Ahead Of Cub Swanson...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
October 06, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs Stephens Fighter Purses, Attendance & Gate

(Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports) A perfect night in Texas for Cub Swanson – he got an important victory over Jeremy Stephens, won Fight of the Night, and ended up the highest paid fighter at UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs Stephens. Before we go any further, we should note that the Texas Athletic Commission doesn’t release fighter […]
Via MMA Manifesto
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

What did we learn from UFC Fight Nights 43 and 44?

On Saturday June 28th, the UFC held two events at opposite ends of the world. The action went down in less than 12 hours and contained 21 fights. There were 21 winners and 21 losers but not all of them were created equal, here we will try to make some sense out of some of the bigger winners on this long night. Did Cub Swanson earn his title shot? The short answer is maybe. He got...
Via Fight Booth
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 44: Cub Swanson vs. Jeremy Stephens (Video Highlights)

Jeremy Stephens may have believed he did enough to beat Cub Swanson (pictured) on Saturday at UFC Fight Night 44, but all three judges thought differently. When the dust settled on their 25-minute shootout, Swanson was awarded a (49-46, 49-46, 48-47) unanimous decision victory. However, many on press row thought the fight was far more competitive than what the lopsided scores indicated...
Via 5thRound.com
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Cub Swanson Outpoints Jeremy Stephens At UFC Fight Night 44

After a competitive featherweight striking battle in the main event of UFC Fight Night 44 this evening Cub Swanson emerged as the unanimous decision winner over Jeremy Stephens. Round One: The main event of the evening is underway. Stephens misses with a leg kick, but Swanson lands his attempt to do the same. Stephens does land a kick and Swanson goes for a front kick to the face...
Via Fight Of The Night
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Stephens’ Complete Betting Odds

Didn’t fare too well with the UFC fights earlier today in New Zealand? Don’t fret, because that just means it’s time to double up on tonight’s bouts in San Antonio. A featherweight affair between Jeremy Stephens (pictured) and Cub Swanson headlines UFC Fight Night 44. Stephens checks in as a 2-1 underdog, while Swanson is pegged as a 2.6-1 odds-on favorite. How about laying...
Via 5thRound.com
June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Anik Feels Cub Swanson/Jeremy Stephens Winner Should Get Shot At Featherweight Title

UFC Fight Night 44 will be the second of two UFC shows on Saturday. The show takes place from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. The main event is a battle of top ranked featherweights as Cub Swanson takes on Jeremy Stephens. In the co-feature, Kelvin Gastelum faces Nicholas Musoke in welterweight action. To preview the show, we talk to UFC announcer Jon Anik, who will be...
Via Between The Ropes
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

MMA Sentinel radio moves back to Thursdays; Tonight's guests: Cub Swanson and Sean Sheehan

Stephie 'Crooklyn' Daniels, Evan Shoman, and Iain Kidd's MMA Sentinel radio show is moving back to it's original Thursday night time slot beginning tonight with a very special show.SoCal UFC featherweight title contender Cub Swanson will be on tonight's show along with the legend himself, Sean Sheehan. It's a show you won't want to miss. Tune in here beginning at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m...
Via hov-mma
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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