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UFC 180 adds Jake Ellenberger vs. Kelvin Gastelum, several new bouts

The main card for UFC 180 in Mexico City, Mexico is coming together quickly after the promotion announced several new bouts for the upcoming show including a welterweight tilt between Jake Ellenberger and former Ultimate Fighter winner Kelvin Gastelum. Ellenberger returns from a rough outing where he fell to current No. 1 welterweight contender Robbie Lawler as he takes on an up...
Via Fox Sports
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Robbie Lawler TKO’s Jake Ellenberger At UFC 173 (GIF)

Robbie Lawler dominated Jake Ellenberger for nearly three rounds tonight at UFC 173. At  3:06 of the third round, the referee stopped the fight after Lawler caught Ellenberger with a huge knee to face and then finished him off quickly by pounding him with punches. Ellenberger did not look like he was at the top of his game by any means in the match.  Maybe after the fight we...
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May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Edmond Tarverdyan talks how he began working with Jake Ellenberger

Edmond Tarverdyan has his hands full with the Four Horsewomen;  Shayna, Ronda, Marina and Jessamyn, but that doesn’t mean he won’t take on a world-class fighter such as Jake Ellenberger. Think about it: Jake Ellenberger is a win over Robbie Lawler away from very likely getting a title shot, and then there can be two UFC champions in Glendale, California. That’s a very real...
Via Fight Hub TV
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Jake Ellenberger vs Tarec Saffiedine Rescheduled For UFC 172

A welterweight matchup between Tarec Saffiedine (15-3) and Jake Ellenberger (29-7, pictured), that was originally set to take place at UFC Fight Night Night 34 in Singapore earlier this year, has now been rescheduled for UFC 172 in April, which takes place in Baltimore, Maryland at the Baltimore Arena.Saffiedine and Ellenberger had originally been set to headline the Singapore card...
Via MMAInsider
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Jake Ellenberger Fights Tarec Saffiedine at UFC 172

Jake Ellenberger (pictured) vs. Tarec Saffiedine: Take Two. After a hamstring injury forced Ellenberger out of this month’s shootout with Saffiedine, the welterweight tango has been rearranged for UFC 172. UFC officials announced the scrap Friday evening via Twitter. Ellenberger looks to bounce back from July’s unanimous decision defeat to Rory MacDonald. However, “The Juggernaut”...
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Joe Ellenberger Signs Four-Fight Deal with UFC

Joe Ellenberger, twin brother of UFC welterweight Jake Ellenberger has officially signed a four-fight deal with the organization. He is the second sibling to join the UFC ranks in the past year, with Sergio Pettis, brother of lightweight champ Anthony Pettis, debuted at UFC 167. Signed 4 fight deal. Can’t wait to show the world! Thanks @ufc I won’t let you down @EllenbergerMMA...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Ellenberger Signs With The UFC

Lightweight prospect Joe Ellenberger (14-1), the twin brother of current UFC welterweight competitor Jake Ellenberger (29-7), has signed a four-fight deal with the UFC and is expected to make his promotional debut later this year.Ellenberger announced the news himself yesterday, via Twitter. Signed 4 fight deal. Can’t wait to show the world! Thanks @ufc I won’t let you down...
Via MMAInsider
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Jake Ellenberger out, Hyun Gyu Lim expected to face Tarec Saffiedine in January

An injury has forced Jake Ellenberger out of his scheduled slot against Tarec Saffiedine in the upcoming UFC card headed to Singapore on Jan 4. In his place, Hyun Gyu Lim will step in and fill the main event spot vacated by Ellenberger against Saffiedine. first reported the news on late Thursday evening. Ellenberger's injury is unknown at this time, but with the...
Via Fox Sports
November 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Ellenberger-Saffiedine at Singapore

The UFC will make its debut in Southeast Asia with a main event that is sure to result in some fireworks. Welterweight contenders Jake Ellenberger and Tarec Saffiedine, a pair of talented strikers, will showcase their skills at the massive Marina Bay Sands resort and casino in Singapore on Jan. 4, the UFC announced officially late Tuesday night. Ellenberger is regarded as one of...
Via Fox Sports
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Ellenberger works past MacDonald dud

Four months removed from his disappointing loss to Rory MacDonald, Jake Ellenberger is ready to move forward. Ready after taking some time away from the sport, healing a nagging elbow injury and going through what he calls a "life-changing" experience that had little to do with his chosen profession. It was in July when Ellenberger and MacDonald met at a UFC on FOX show...
Via Fox Sports
October 31, 2013  |  Discuss
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