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MMAjunkie's 'Submission of the Month' for February: Flying finish gets a prospect back on track

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMAjunkie looks at the best submissions from February 2018: Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner of MMAjunkie’s “Submission of the Month” award for February. 859 more words


Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Jeremy Stephens and UFC on FOX 28's other winning fighters?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Josh Emmett and UFC on FOX 28’s other losing fighters?)

Jeremy Stephens became the first two-time UFC main event winner this year on Saturday when he emerged on top at UFC on FOX 28, which took place at Amway Center in Orlando, Fla., with a main card that aired on FOX. 672 more words


Ilir Latifi wants shot at Daniel Cormier, and doesn't care which division it's in

ORLANDO, Fla. – Ilir Latifi doesn’t quite care whether he’s fighting at light heavyweight or heavyweight. But by all means, he wants a meaningful fight – with some hardware on the line. 638 more words


UFC Orlando: Emmett vs Stephens Analysis

This week I discuss the exciting UFC Orlando card. Jeremy Stephens is on only the second three fight win-streak of his UFC career, and a title shot is likely next for him. 43 more words


UFC on FOX 28 video highlights: Ilir Latifi vs. Ovince Saint Preux

Ilir Latifi took Ovince Saint Preux off his feet with his hands, then took him out of consciousness with a choke.

After choking Saint Preux (22-11 MMA, 10-6 UFC) out cold, Latifi (14-5 MMA, 7-3 UFC) said he wanted a fight with current light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, who next will fight for the heavyweight title to try to become a two-division champ. 108 more words


Recap of All UFC Orlando Content

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Below is a recap of all content from UFC Orlando: Stephens vs Emmett and other news from the week of February 19, 2018.   207 more words


UFC on FOX 28 bonuses: Jeremy Stephens' violent KO gets him $50,000

ORLANDO, Fla. – Jeremy Stephens, Ilir Latifi, Alan Jouban and Ben Saunders each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at today’s UFC on FOX 28 event. 254 more words