Tag Archives | Cub Swanson

UFC Nashville Fight Card Finalized

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) April’s UFC Nashville Fight Card is set! The octagon will return to Nashville on April 22 for UFC Fight Night 108, a thirteen-bout fight card headlined by a featherweight tilt between Artem Lobov and Cub Swanson. Cub Swanson is coming off a “fight of the year performance” at […]

If victorious against Siver, McGregor gets next crack at Aldo

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Sorry Frankie Edgar, but if Connor McGregor proves victorious in his main event fight against Dennis Siver at “UFC Fight Night 59”, the brash Irishman will receive the next shot at Jose Aldo’s UFC featherweight gold. That’s how UFC President Dana White summed up the […]

UFC Fight Night 57: Edgar vs. Swanson Results

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       UFC Fight Night 57: Edgar vs. Swanson Results Main Card (on FOX Sports 1) Frankie Edgar def. Cub Swanson by submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:56, R5 Edson Barboza def. Bobby Green by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Chico Camus def. Brad Pickett by split decision […]

Charles Oliveira vs. Jeremy Stephens set for TUF 20 Finale co-main event

By: Chris Taylor       A key featherweight bout will serve as the co-main event for the “TUF 20 Finale” in Las Vegas, as UFC officials recently announced that Charles Oliveira and Jeremy Stephens have been booked as the evenings co-feature. Charles Oliveira was supposed to fight Nik Lentz at last month’s “UFC Fight […]

Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson headlines UFC Fight Night 57‏

By: Chris Taylor       A key featherweight bout will headline November’s ‘UFC Fight Night 57’ event in Austin, Texas. UFC officials announced yesterday that former lightweight champion Frankie “The Answer” Edgar (17-4-1 MMA, 11-4-1 UFC) will face perennial contender Cub Swanson (21-5 MMA, 6-1 UFC) in the evenings main event. Frankie Edgar was […]

Swanson willing to fight Edgar at UFC on FOX event‏

By: Chris Taylor       UFC featherweight contender Cub Swanson (21-5 MMA, 6-1 UFC) is currently riding a 6-fight win streak, scoring wins over George Roop, Ross Pearson, Charles Oliveira, Dustin Poirier, Dennis Siver and most recently Jeremy Stephens in that time. Four of those six victories have come by way of knockout, putting […]