Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Sunday, May 11, 2014
VIDEO: Costas Philippou vs Lorenz Larkin - Watch KO - Full Fight Highlights from UFC Fight Night 40 in Cincinnati on Fox Sports 1 - 5/10/14
Watch complete fight highlights of Constantinos Philippou's knockout victory over Lorenz "The Monsoon" Larkin in the FS1 co-main event of UFC Fight Night 40: Brown vs Silva on Saturday, May 10, 2014, in Cincinnati, Ohio. After winning 5 straight fights inside the Octagon, Costa Philippou was coming off the first back-to-back losses of his MMA career. Philippou corrected course with a punch combo that put out Larkin's lights and left the Strikeforce transplant experiencing his first career back-to-back losses.
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Friday, May 9, 2014
Friday, January 17, 2014
PAYDAY: UFC Fight Night 35 Salaries - Fighter Purses and Bonus Payouts for 'Rockhold vs Philippou' on FS1 - 1/15/14
The UFC Fight Night 35 payouts have been released by the Georgia Athletic and Entertainment Commission (GAEC). The following salaries have been reported to the GAEC by Zuffa for UFC Fight Night 35: Rockhold vs Philippou on Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at The Arena at Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Georgia, near Atlanta. The main card and prelim special aired live on Fox Sports 1.
These salary amounts do not include any individual fighter endorsement earnings for this event, nor do they include any undisclosed bonuses which are commonly paid to fighters by Zuffa in private. Fighters pay out of pocket for training, licensing fees and related expenses. Fighters spend months training in preparation for these fights, so they are being paid for their work already completed in the gym, as well as their performance on fight night.
Former Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold was the top earner of the night with his $130,000 payout.
Thursday, January 16, 2014
Watch complete fight highlights from the Fox Sports 1 middleweight co-main event between Brad Tavares and Lorenz "The Monsoon" Larkin at UFC Fight Night 35: Rockhold vs. Philippou on Wednesday, January 15, 2014, in Duluth, Georgia, near Atlanta. The underrated Tavares finally made his mark in the UFC by impressively outstriking and scoring a convincing unanimous decision victory over Larkin, whose trademark flashy striking style was neutralized by the threat of Tavares' takedowns.