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Shakur Stevenson Breaks Down Felix Caraballo, Stops Him In Six

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WBO featherweight champion Shakur Stevenson made a successful 130 pound debut against Felix Caraballo, working him down to a sixth round stoppage victory in a non title fight at the MGM Grand Conference Center on Tuesday night.

Stevenson toyed with his opponent, breaking him down with every shot before, eventually ending the fight with a big body shot in the sixth round. The shot sent Caraballo to his knees and his gloves on the canvas and while stuck there because of the pains, the referee Tony Weeks was forced to end the fight at exactly 1:31 of the sixth.

With the win, the 2016 silver medallist Stevenson retained his unbeaten record and improved to (14-0, 8KOs). Stevenson was placed a 100-1 favourite, heading into the fight and he proved right the bookmarkers by winning all the five rounds (50-44, 50-44, 50-43) before the stoppage, dropping Caraballo (13-2-2, 9 KOs) twice in the first round…

Yoel Romero Vs Ronaldo Souza Rematch To Headline UFC On ESPN 3

Yoel Romero Vs Ronaldo Souza Rematch To Headline UFC On ESPN 3

Date :  April 27
Venue: BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla
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Yoel Romero Vs Ronaldo Souza Rematch
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The Rematch between Yoel Romero (13-3 MMA, 9-2 UFC) and Ronaldo Souza (26-6 MMA, 9-3 UFC) has now been elevated to the Main - Event of the Upcoming UFC on ESPN 3. 

Yoel Romero was initially scheduled to face Paulo Costa (12-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) on the same card but with the new development the No. 2 rated Romero will now headline the event which comes up on April 27 at BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla. Live on ESPN after Prelims on ESPN+. 

Romero and Souza rematch hash bee in the making for a while now, with injuries always keeping the fight from happening, first it was scheduled for UFC 230 and then UFC on ESPN+1. In their first meeting, Romero took home a split decision win over Souza at UFC 194.

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Romero in his last three fights has lost two split decisions to Robert Whittaker and in between a third round KO win over Luke Rockhold.

Souza on the other hand, is coming off a “Fight of the Night” knockout performance  over former middleweight champion Chris Weidman at UFC 230 and before then a split decision loss to Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 224 in Brazil, which also won "Fight Of The Night"


Fight Card (Results)

  • Yoel Romero vs. Ronaldo Souza
  • Ion Cutelaba vs. Glover Teixeira
  • John Lineker vs. Cory Sandhagen
  • Carla Esparza vs. Livinha Souza
  • Andrei Arlovski vs. Augusto Sakai
  • Dhiego Lima vs. Court McGee
  • Jason Gonzalez vs. Jim Miller
  • Jodie Esquibel vs. Jessica Penne
  • Greg Hardy vs. Dmitrii Smoliakov

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