The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and former Ufc Lw champion Rafael dos Anjos entered … 2016 MMA fight – Rafael dos Anjos vs Tony Ferguson – fight Video UFC FN 98 Tuf. Ferguson tries to […] Video: A discussed fight between top lightweight contenders is now being deemed unlikely to happen by one of its competitors. Mexico City, Mexico. 2017/10/08. Watch: Doctors groove to Seeti Maar song from Salman Khan-starrer Radhe, India, the missing Bengal tiger, found unharmed in Houston, Did you know sharks use the Earth's magnetic field as GPS? So what could happen if Ferguson had faced Khabib. He was supposed to fight Khabib five times. November 05, 2016. He is expected to fall out of the top-10, with many calling him to even retire. Big names like Rafael dos Anjos, Donald Cerrone, Anthony Pettis, and Kevin Lee were dispatched by Ferguson. He had an unorthodox style which was good on the mat while being explosive in stand-up. Dos Anjos vs Ferguson is the main event of the UFC Fight Night 98 – Tuf Latin America 3 Finale. But that never came against Justin Gaethje, where he was found out. Posted on. Then next year, Ferguson was forced out as he did not receive medical clearance. He always maintained that Khabib 'chickened out' of their fight. Dariush proved Khabib right as he mauled Ferguson for three rounds. I wish you and your family best, even though you look like a shit. That's very impressive. Because he tripped over a wire during media interactions and sustained a ligament tear in his knee. Tony was called 'El Cucuy' for a reason. He was the boogeyman and could continue to fight even while being struck. Rafael dos Anjos full interview from UFC Fight Night 90 open workouts. ... Tony Ferguson V Rafael Dos Anjos headlining TUF 3 Finale in Mexico REPORTEDLY. Just last year people thought Tony Ferguson could defeat Khabib Nurmagomedov.... seems like a lifetime ago now. ... Rafael Dos Anjos meets No. The headliner will see former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos take on top contender Tony Ferguson. Tony Ferguson has won 10/11 fights since he's been in the UFC. It ain't just the losing that has lessened his stock but the manner in which he has lost. Since the cancelled Khabib fight, Tony has gone on a three-fight losing streak. Rafael dos Anjos vs. Tony Ferguson Round 1 Referee Herb Dean is the third man in the cage for tonight’s lightweight main event, which is scheduled for five rounds. According to a Thursday report from ESPN, Dustin Poirier says a fight with Tony Ferguson is improbable for UFC 254 on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi on Oct. 24. A lightweight scrap between former division champion Rafael dos Anjos and surging contender Tony Ferguson served as the main event of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 98 card in Mexico City. But every fight card has a few fights that fly under-the-radar but are definitely worth your time. The UFC returns to Mexico City on Saturday with a card full of strong matchups on Fox Sports 1. There was an aura around Tony. 0 of 5. 3:19. 10 of those wins coming via KO/TKO and 8 via submission. It was Khabib Nurmagomedov. In November 2016, Tony Ferguson fought in his first UFC main event. The commentators even mentioned that due to Ferguson being in so many 'wild' fights in his career, he might have not focussed on 'fundamentals'. In 2021, 37-year-old Ferguson again got a chance to now prove he wasn't finished. He was 'El Cucuy' - The Boogeyman. That wasn't the end of the saga. Copyright © HT Digital Streams Ltd. All rights reserved. 2016/11/06. TUF Latin America 3 Finale: dos Anjos vs. Ferguson. Tony Ferguson def. He was asked to focus on his opponent Beneil Dariush by Khabib, who he called an underappreciated lightweight. Tony Ferguson def. He called him a good fighter and said he might be a tough opponent. We are sorry, but since we have been contacted by “UFC – Zuffa”, we post only video highlights of the fight (as soon as we find it). Rafael dos Anjos vs Nate Diaz FULL FIGHT Rafael dos Anjos vs Nate Diaz Big names like Rafael dos Anjos, Donald Cerrone, Anthony Pettis, and Kevin Lee were dispatched by Ferguson. But fate always had other plans for this fight. Post may leave you confused, Get free access to newsletters, alerts and recommendations. by ATBF Editorial Board. Beneil Dariush vs Rashid Magomedov, Dos Anjos’ previous fight: Rafael dos Anjos vs Eddie Alvarez, Ferguson’s previous fight: Tony Ferguson vs Landon Vannata, Dos Anjos’ next fight: Rafael dos Anjos vs Tarec Saffiedine, Ferguson’s next fight: Tony Ferguson vs Kevin Lee. Rafael dos Anjos vs Tony Ferguson After losing the UFC lightweight belt to Eddie Alvarez at UFC Fight Night 90 back in July, the former champion fought a tough and exciting battle over the weekend against Tony Ferguson (22-3) at UFC Fight Night 98, which took place in Mexico City. He even talked about Khabib in the lead-up. “UFC and I didn’t come to terms,” Poirier said. Highlights Football. (Free embeddable highlights video hosted on Youtube), 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, Tony Ferguson def. The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and former Ufc Lw champion Rafael dos Anjos entered this fight with a professional record of 25-8-0 (52% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.2 lightweight in the world. Round one begins and Ferguson opens things up with a leg kick. If you have seen the full fight video you can rate it. Lightweight – Rafael dos Anjos vs. Tony Ferguson: Dos Anjos came into the UFC with great athleticism and top-notch BJJ credentials, but he has morphed into an all-around dynamo. Event: UFC Fight Night 98: Dos Anjos vs Ferguson – The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 3 Finale, Where: Arena Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico, UFC Fight Night 98 fight card (main fights): Sports Illustrated. Rafael dos Anjos. UFC Fight Night Felder vs. dos Anjos: Best Bets, Odds, Predictions. Many experts said Khabib would have been wary of Tony's ground game as he had the ability to submit his opponents (ask Lee) even while being on his back. Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images. Flash to 2016 when Tony "El Cucuy" Ferguson took on Rafael dos Anjos in Mexico. Rafael dos Anjos (unanimous decision, 48-47, 48-47, 48-47). It went the other way as Oliveira completely dominated him. He talked trash but backed it up in the Octagon. It was scheduled five times. Scientists say, Can you spot the rest of this girl in the image? 155 lbs | MMA Tony Ferguson defeats Rafael dos Anjos via 5 Round Decision Reportedly, the Dagestani fighter has even commented on why he wanted to have a match against Ferguson. The Mexican-American was one of the most highly-rated athletes in the UFC, with moves that would inspire awe from the fans as well as the critics. Joe Rogan previews the Fight Night Mexico City main event, featuring former lightweight champ Rafael Dos Anjos and Tony Ferguson. However, there was one fighter that everyone wanted to see match up with Tony. pic.twitter.com/9frMzfDRGm. He would bloody his opponents with elbows, punches, and kicks. However, the anticipated fight was finally supposed to take place in 2020 with Khabib defending his belt against Ferguson at UFC 242. Tony Ferguson was shut out on all three scorecards in his fight against Beneil Dariush at UFC 262. Thank you for subscribing to our daily newsletter. Sure, the world is waiting on UFC 205, but lightweight standouts Tony Ferguson and Rafael dos Anjos provided a heck of an appetizer one week out.. Ferguson earned an incredible ninth consecutive UFC win, outpacing former champ dos Anjos over the course of five rounds and earning a hard-fought unanimous decision.. Don't miss the action Nov. 5 on FS1. So did Tony really stand a chance against one of the most dominant fighters in MMA history. In the main event, former lightweight champion Rafael Dos Anjos … Rafael dos Anjos está de volta no UFC México! Marcin Held vs Diego Sanchez I have confidence RDA will get a competitive fight with Tony Ferguson. REFEREE: Herb Dean. Live results and play-by-play will commence with the Fight … 0:25. RDA replies with a solid leg kick of his own. His opponent that night, at UFC Fight Night 98, was former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. 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