Teixeira vs. Krylov, Duffee vs. Hughes Among Five Bouts Announced for UFC Vancouver

The UFC Vancouver card is beginning to take shape, as the promotion revealed several contests for the Sept. 14 event on Tuesday. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Glover Teixeira vs. Nikita Krylov among new additions to UFC Vancouver 

Several new fights have been announced for the upcoming UFC Fight Night card in Vancouver on Sept. 14 including a light heavyweight showdown between former title contender Glover Teixeira and Nikita Krylov. Teixeira is fresh off back-to-back submission wins over Karl Roberson and Ion Cutelaba as the 39-year old veteran remains a mainstay in the […]

UFC Fight Night 150 Bonuses: Oliveira, Perry, Teixeira, Miller Earn $50K

Alex Oliveira and Mike Perry’s back-and-forth affair resulted in the two winning “Fight of the Night” honors at UFC Fight Night 150. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Glover Teixeira content being ‘Shogun’ Rua’s friend, no need to fight ‘Brazilian idol’

After getting a first-round finish of Karl Roberson at UFC on ESPN+ 1, Glover Teixeira put in a request: He wanted to fight fellow countryman Mauricio Rua, hopefully in Brazil. Considering Teixeira (28-7 MMA, 11-5 UFC) is now set to meet Ion Cutelaba (14-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) in Ft. Lauderdale on the main card of […]

Teixeira Hopes Cutelaba Is Ready For A Fight

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Glover Teixeira vs. Ion Cutelaba Rebooked for UFC on ESPN 3 in Miami

A light heavyweight clash pitting Glover Teixeira against Ion Cutelaba appears to have been rebooked for UFC on ESPN 3. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

UFC Brooklyn winner Glover Teixeira on respectful callout of ‘Shogun’ Rua: ‘He’s a legend, man’

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – After Ion Cutelaba had to drop out of their scheduled UFC on ESPN+ 1 meeting, Glover Teixeira had one very direct instruction for his manager. “‘Hey, please get me a fight,’” Teixeira said at Barclays Center on Saturday. “‘I’m ready to fight. I’ve been long out of this fight. My shoulder feels great […]

UFC on ESPN+ 1 results: Glover Teixeira rallies from early trouble to submit Karl Roberson

Glover Teixeira looked like he would be the recipient of an upset from a short-notice opponent moving up a weight class, then he changed the momentum of the fight to submit Karl Roberson at UFC on ESPN+ 1. The light heavyweight bout opened up the main card of today’s UFC on ESPN+ 1 event at […]

Glover Teixeira doesn’t want to fight ‘in old age’ but doesn’t fault Chuck Liddell for comeback

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – One-time UFC light heavyweight title challenger Glover Teixeira is switching up his style to make sure his final fighting years are successful. When Teixeira (27-7 MMA, 10-5 UFC) thinks about retirement, the 39-year-old Brazilian doesn’t have a set date. But he doesn’t want to stick around too long. “I want to keep fighting,” […]

Nearing 40, Teixeira Has No Regrets

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Glover Teixeira: ‘I Can’t Just Bang it Out’ In Training and Fights Anymore

Glover Teixeira is preparing to make his UFC return later this month after a shoulder injury kept him sidelined for a good portion of last year, and he has some ideas about how to avoid similar injury layoffs in the future. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Karl Roberson steps in on short notice to fight Glover Teixeira at UFC on ESPN+ 1

The UFC has found a late-replacement opponent for Glover Teixeira. On Friday night, the promotion announced that Karl Roberson will step in for the injured Ion Cutelaba to meet Teixeira in a light heavyweight bout next week at UFC on ESPN+ 1. Cutelaba Roberson @GloverTeixeira faces @KarlBabyK at #UFCBrooklyn on @ESPN+ pic.twitter.com/yzQxpfEUfr — UFC (@ufc) […]

Karl Roberson steps in to fight Glover Teixeira at UFC Brooklyn

The UFC has found an opponent for Glover Teixeira on short notice. Officials announced Friday that Karl Roberson has agreed to step in for an injured Ion Cutelaba to fight Teixeira in a light heavyweight bout on Jan. 19. The news was first reported by FloCombat shortly after Cutelaba confirmed his withdrawal from the UFC […]

Karl Roberson Steps Up On Short Notice To Fight Glover Teixeira at UFC Brooklyn

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s first event with new broadcast partner ESPN+ has been plagued with injuries, but one fight at least will go on with a late replacement. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Ion Cutelaba seeks quick rebooking with Glover Teixeira after UFC on ESPN+ 1 withdrawal

Ion Cutelaba won’t be fighting Glover Teixeira at UFC on ESPN+ 1 this month. However, he hopes the matchup can still take place soon. Cutelaba (14-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) withdrew from his scheduled light heavyweight bout with former title challenger Teixeira (27-7 MMA, 10-5 UFC) on just nine days’ notice due to an undisclosed injury. […]

Ion Cutelaba Injured, Out of Bout with Glover Teixeira at UFC Brooklyn

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is not even into its first event of 2019, and it has already lost multiple major fights from its debut on an ESPN network, now losing Ion Cutelaba against Glover Teixeira due to injury. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Glover Teixeira vs. Ion Cutelaba, Menifield vs. Moreira set for UFC on ESPN+ 1 in Brooklyn

Gallery Ion Cutelaba def. Gadzhimurad Antigulov at UFC on FOX 30: Best photos view 6 images A pair of light heavyweight fights are ticketed for the UFC’s return to Brooklyn in February. Glover Teixeira (27-7 MMA, 10-5 UFC) will take on Ion Cutelaba (14-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC), and Alonzo Menifield (7-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) meets […]

Twitter reacts to A.J. McKee’s brutal KO of John Teixeira at Bellator 205

A.J. McKee added another vicious knockout to his highlight reel on Friday when he knocked out John Teixeira in the Bellator 205 main event. McKee (12-0 MMA, 12-0 BMMA) extended his record winning streak under the Bellator banner with a 69-second one-punch finish of Teixeira (21-4-2 MMA, 4-3 BMMA) in the featherweight headliner, which took […]

Bellator 205 results: A.J. McKee scores vicious, one-punch knockout of John Teixeira

BOISE, Idaho – Doubt A.J. McKee (12-0 MMA, 12-0 BMMA) at your own risk, as “Mercenary” stayed perfect with a brutal knockout of John Teixeira (21-4-2 MMA, 4-3 BMMA). The featherweight contest served as the main event of Bellator 205, which aired on Paramount from CenturyLink Arena in Boise, Idaho. McKee opened the fight quickly […]

A.J. McKee Scores 69-Second Knockout on John Teixeira da Conceicao in Bellator 205 Headliner

John Teixeira da Conceicao might need some Advil when he wakes up. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

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