With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMAjunkie takes a look at the best fights from January. Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and the winner of MMAjunkie’s “Fight of the Month” award for January. 746 more words
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LAS VEGAS – Marcus Brimage refused to concede a disadvantage in speed and accuracy against UFC newcomer Cody Garbrandt. While it helped him gain back some ground, it ultimately led to his downfall. 332 more words
With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMAjunkie takes a look at the best knockouts from November. Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and the winner of MMAjunkie’s “Knockout of the Month” award for November 2014. 949 more words
The UFC’s first card of 2015 continues to expand with the addition of a new bantamweight bout.
Marcus Brimage (7-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC) will face promotional newcomer Cody Garbrandt (5-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) at UFC 182. 247 more words
SYDNEY – Dodging head kicks is sometimes a matter of inches, but in the evening’s first bout those inches favored Marcus Brimage.
After faking low to bring down the guard of Jumabieke Tuerxun, Brimage (7-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC) fired off a head kick that just barely caught the chin of Tuerxun (14-3 MMA, 0-3 UFC), snapping the Chinese fighters head to one side and felling him like a tree to bring a stop to the bout at 2:58 of round one. 294 more words
With Erik Perez (14-6 MMA, 4-2 UFC) and Patrick Williams (7-4 MMA, 0-1 UFC) both injured, their planned opponents – Marcus Brimage (6-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) and Jumabieke Tuerxun (14-2 MMA, 0-2 UFC), respectively – now face off in Australia. 270 more words