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The Beaten Path: Get to Know New UFC Signee Joby Sanchez

Bleacherreport.com  -  UFC Fight Night 49 received a transfusion of new blood four days ago when prospect Joby Sanchez stepped in for an injured Tim Elliott to face Wilson Reis on the evening's undercard.Sanchez, 23 years old and 6-0 as a pro, is substantially younger and less experienced than the 27-year-old, 10-5-1 Elliott, but this matchup loses little steam as a result. In fact, given Sanchez's debut and the fact t 3 days

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UFC Fight Nights 48 and 49: A Complete Guide to the Cards

Bleacherreport.com  -  This Saturday, the UFC double-dips again with two cards in the same 24 hours. The marathon begins on the other side of the world from Zuffa HQ, when UFC Fight Night 48 goes down in Macau, China. It airs entirely on UFC Fight Pass, the company's subscription streaming service. Earlier this summer, UFC prez Dana White indicated that international Fight Pass cards are not "for" American fans. T 3 days

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Mirsad Bektic Out, Clay Collard in vs. Max Holloway at UFC Fight Night 49

Bleacherreport.com  -  Just five days before his scheduled bout at UFC Fight Night 49, top featherweight prospect Mirsad Bektic has sustained an injury and has been forced to withdraw from his meeting with Max Holloway.Stepping in to face Holloway will be Clay Collard, a fairly unsung fighter who will make his UFC debut Saturday in Tulsa, Oklahoma.MMA Junkie first reported the news Monday after 3 days

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UFC Fight Night 47: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

Bleacherreport.com  -  Ryan Bader is not ready to relinquish his Top 10 position in the light heavyweight rankings.At UFC Fight Night 47, Bader relied on his wrestling to shut down Ovince Saint Preux and claim a decision victory. Since being knocked out by Glover Teixeira in September 2013, Bader has now won three in a row, all on pretty clear-cut scorecards.The result in Saturday's main event slowed down the Saint Pre 4 days

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UFC Fight Night 47 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Bader vs. St. Preux

Bleacherreport.com  -  It's good to have friends in high places. When it comes to mixed martial arts, the city of Bangor, Maine, has one of the highest friends it's possible to have.That's the only reason why UFC Fight Night 47 went down from this staid New England town, population 33,000. For comparison, the UFC's previous event, Fight Night 46, happened in San Jose, California, which has 945,000 residents. And t 4 days

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UFC Fight Night 47 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Nights 48, 49

Bleacherreport.com  -  UFC Fight Night 47 is in the books. The results are as follows:Ryan Bader defeats Ovince Saint Preux by unanimous decision (48-47, 49-46, 49-46)Ross Pearson defeats Gray Maynard by TKO at 1:35 of the second roundTim Boetsch defeats Brad Tavares by TKO at 3:18 of the second roundAlan Jouban defeats Seth Baczynski by KO at 4:23 of the first roundShawn Jordan defeats Jack May by TKO at 2:03 of the t 4 days

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Judging the Judges: Did Sara McMann Beat Lauren Murphy at UFC Fight Night 47?

Bleacherreport.com  -  Lauren Murphy hit Sara McMann a whopping 193 times Saturday night in Bangor, Maine, banging her about the head over and over again over the course of 15 minutes. McMann, in return, scored less than one-third as many blows, with a relatively paltry 64 punches landing cleanly on her opponent.On paper, with just those stats in hand, you'd expect an easy decision win. The blitzkrieg from Murphy was n 4 days

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UFC Fight Night 47 Results: Jussier Formiga Is Not Ready for a Title Shot

Bleacherreport.com  -  When it was announced that Chris Cariaso would be getting the next title shot in the flyweight division, many were surprised—and rightfully so. There were several fighters close to a title shot who were to fight soon, including John Lineker and both Jussier Formiga and Zach Makovsky, who faced off Saturday night.For the first two rounds of their fight, Formiga exhibited control on the 4 days

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