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With only four seconds remaining in the fight, Jairzinho Rozenstruik added another knockout to his resume after knocking out Alistair Overeem in his first-ever UFC main event. Rozenstruik accepted the opportunity on short notice following a 29-second drubbing of former heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski, and he obviously made the most

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If you’re an Alistair Overeem fan, Saturday night’s loss was particularly difficult to digest. It was crushing in both literal and figurative ways. It was thunderous and gruesome and agonizing because of how everything before it that had been so positive had been wiped out so thoroughly and ferociously. Overeem

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(WARNING: Post contains up-close image of gruesome cut) Alistair Overeem suffered one of the ugliest–superficially speaking–losses of his career on Saturday, but was already taking a lighthearted perspective on it shortly after. At the end of his five-round fight with Jairzinho Rozenstruik in the main event of UFC on ESPN

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Entering his main card fight against Stefan Struve at UFC on ESPN 7, Ben Rothwell was in dire need of a victory. With three straight decision losses, the man known as “Big Ben” knew his time in the UFC could be up if he failed to secure his first win

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After missing weight in two of her past three fights, Cynthia Calvillo knows her days at strawweight might be numbered. Calvillo came in at 120.5 pounds–4.5 pounds over the strawweight limit for a non-title fight–and ultimately battled Marina Rodriguez to a majority draw after three rounds in the co-main event

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At his core, Ben Askren was always a wrestler, and that will remain his primary focus following his retirement from MMA. As a two-time NCAA champion and 2008 Olympian, Askren has always been most passionate about wrestling, even when he was an undefeated fighter with title reigns in both Bellator

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MMA Fighting has UFC on ESPN 7 results for the Overeem vs. Rozenstruik fight card from Capital One Arena in D.C. on Saturday night, live blogs of the main event, and live UFC on ESPN 7 Twitter updates. In the main event, Alistair Overeem will try to hand Jairzinho Rozenstruik

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Watch Tito Ortiz vs. Alberto Del Rio full fight video highlights from the main event Saturday night. Tito vs. Alberto took place Dec. 7 at the Payne Arena in Hidalgo, Texas. Tito Ortiz (21-12-1) and Alberto Del Rio (9-6) clashed in the main event. For more on Tito vs. Alberto,

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Tito Ortiz took care of business in his first fight for Combate Americas. The former UFC light heavyweight champion dominated professional wrestling star Alberto “El Patron” Rodriguez (9-6) in Saturday’s 210-pound main event at Payne Arena in McAllen, Texas, using his trademark grappling to hound El Patron en route to

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Jairzinho Rozenstruik was down but he was never out. After likely dropping the first three rounds of his main event fight against Alistair Overeem, the Suriname native pulled off a jaw-dropping fifth round knockout with just four seconds left on the clock. It took an awe-inspiring surge during that final

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