The Zombie Nation- Let us all gather and pray for his resurrection It was Kattar though who landed quality boxing combos and stuffed all takedowns to secure the unanimous decision. Ige shot in for a takedown to kick off the championship rounds, but Kattar showed off some excellent hips to avoid it. [15], Kattar faced Renato Moicano on April 7, 2018 at UFC 223. As a result, the bout proceeded as a catchweight bout and Stephens was fined 20% of his purse which went to Kattar. [13] Kattar won the fight via technical knock out in round three. [10], Kattar won eight consecutive bouts and was unbeaten in over seven years competing on the regional circuit primarily in his native New England prior to his UFC career. Backup to that is if Max isn’t ready, we are really just going to be bugging UFC if they do the Ultimate Fighter and we coach against Max and then fight him after that,” he said on The Schmozone Podcast. We're LIVE on @ESPN / E+#InAbuDhabi @VisitAbuDhabi #UFCFightIsland1, Make some cash on UFC on ESPN Fight Nights ‘Kattar vs. Ige’ & ‘Figueiredo vs. Benavidez 2’ #FIGHTISLAND, UFC on ESPN 13 results: Calvin Kattar outboxes Dan Ige in back and forth war, UFC Fight Island 6: Ortega vs. Korean Zombie staff picks and predictions. We use cookies and other tracking technologies to improve your browsing experience on our site, show personalized content and targeted ads, analyze site traffic, and understand where our audiences come from.

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Kattar is nonetheless happy with how things turned out against Stephens and rebounding in his first fight of 2020. The confidence of Ige began to grow and he started to throw more volume. #UFCFightIsland1, HOW'S THAT FOR ROUND ONE!? He did up his output in the final minute of pretty close round. [12], Kattar faced undefeated prospect Shane Burgos on January 20, 2018 at UFC 220.

Calvin Kattar looks back at UFC 249 fight week, KO of Jeremy Stephens | ESPN MMA 5 months ago 74 views Calvin Kattar speaks with ESPN MMA’s Ariel Helwani about his experience in Jacksonville, Florida, for UFC 249 where If not in Fight Island, than Kattar would like to fight again prior to the close of 2020 near his hometown. [26], Kattar faced Jeremy Stephens on April 18, 2020 at UFC 249. By: Jay PettrySeven of the 12 matchups at

Calvin Kattar and Dan Ige put on a show in the main event, but it might've been the new faces on the card that made the biggest impact. Rodriguez for its... By: Tristen CritchfieldFor now, the only thing Curtis UFC on ESPN+ 38: Fares Ziam full post-fight interview, Work Fast for This Furious Resistance Band Workout, Manchester City's Sergio Agüero grabs assistant referee Sian Massey-Ellis during win over Arsenal (video), The 17 Most Beautiful Divas In WWE History, Ranked, More mistreatment claims hit Washington, including Dan Snyder's alleged threat toward cheerleading director, Nick Saban cleared to return to the sidelines, Chrissy Teigen Scolds Husband For Cheating, Classic Spy Photos Of The Week: Aborted Acura NSX With V10 Engine, LeBron James is already back in the gym after Finals win, and has a new workout partner, Week 4 DFS locks, fades - Bears' David Montgomery vs. Indianapolis, The Funniest Accidental Photobombs Of All-Time, Week 6 NFL Injury Wrap: Melvin Gordon out, Julio Jones returns, Jason Collins gives his advice to players thinking of coming out, Deiveson Figueiredo cleared to fly to Abu Dhabi for UFC flyweight championship fight. MMA Mania, UFC news, results, videos, rumors, fights, Coach wants Calvin Kattar vs Max Holloway as TUF coaches, then UFC title eliminator fight, RJJ: Bout Delayed Because Tyson ‘Didn’t Have A Chance’. “When you make it in the UFC and you’re coming off a win you know your next fight is going to be in the UFC, and it’s going to be coming up, so it’s just about when you want to start preparing for it. “. [29] At the weigh-ins on May 8, Stephens missed weight, weighing in at 150.5 pounds, 4.5 pounds over the non-title featherweight limit. [20], Kattar faced Ricardo Lamas at UFC 238 on June 8, 2019. He tried to get the fight to the floor but failed again in that department. [27] However, on April 9, Dana White, the president of UFC announced that this event was postponed[28] and the bout eventually took place on May 9, 2020. [14] The fight was awarded the Fight of the Night bonus. I want to always stay busy. [11], Kattar made his UFC debut replacing Doo Ho Choi against Andre Fili on July 29, 2017 at UFC 214. They're going back and forth through two. That being said, “Zabeast” is also looking to make a case for a title shot if he can take out Yair Rodriguez, a fight that is in talks to go down at UFC 254 on Oct. 24, 2020. WATCH ‘UFC ON ESPN+ Fight Nights ‘Calvin Kattar vs. Dan Ige’ & ‘Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Joseph Benavidez 2’ - #UFCFIGHTISLAND - Wed. July 15th. & Sat. Highlights. [ LISTEN IN ]The corners give their final instructions as we enter RD 5. UFC on ESPN 13 results: Calvin Kattar outboxes Dan Ige in back and forth war Calvin Kattar just took a unanimous decision over Dan Ige in the UFC Fight Island 1 Fight Night: Kattar …

If you want (opportunities) you’ve got to jump on them and take them before they pass you by.” Kattar (21-4) will look to pick up his second straight win when he faces Dan Ige (14-2) in the UFC on ESPN 13 featherweight main event on Wednesday on Fight Island in Abu Dhabi. Kattar took the center of the Octagon nd slowly pressured forward.
UFC on ESPN 13 results: Calvin Kattar outboxes Dan Ige in back and forth war Calvin Kattar just took a unanimous decision over Dan Ige in the UFC Fight Island 1 Fight Night: Kattar … Nurmagomedov Steamrolls Striegl With 51-Second KO, Ortega Feeling ‘Free And Happy’ Heading Into UFC Fight Island 6. With the UFC looking to fill slots on their slate of cards as quickly as possible, Kattar got right back to work knowing he could get the call sooner than later to get back into the octagon. UFC Moscow: Top Finishes Look back … Much as he did after his last fight, Kattar wants to come out of his bout with Ige healthy enough to fight again soon. By: Brian KnappFighters who struggle to defend takedowns ought to steer clear of monitoring_string = "5eb5a0f65cbe346d74f978e14db1b00d". Chris Weidman wants to ‘humble’ Khamzat Chimaev. 11 months ago. UFC Fight Night 180 ‘Ortega vs. Korean Zombie’ Play-by-Play,... Cristiane 'Cyborg' Justino Notches First Submission Win in Bellator... Hiroki Akimoto Edges Zhang Chenglong at One: Reign of Dynasties 2. Post-fight right after getting that big shot I felt (like I was missing out) on the crowd being there.

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Kattar, who is currently the 6th ranked UFC featherweight, comes off a unanimous decision victory over Dan Ige at to back in July. Check out the Bloody Elbow staff’s picks and predictions for Saturday’s UFC FIGHT ISLAND 6: ‘ORTEGA VS KOREAN ZOMBIE card. [16] He lost the fight by unanimous decision. Just when it seemed to be Kattar’s round, Ige started to get it going with his strikes again. Of course, if Chartier and Kattar had their way they would lock down a fight against “Blessed” without TUF, but are willing to play ball either way. Kattar managed the nose situation and responded with some hard combos at towards the end of the frame. [18] He won the fight via technical knockout in the first round. ‘They Don’t Test For Marijuana’. “He’s on a six-fight win streak, but those last six guys he’s fought aren’t me. Looks like Conor McGregor will be exempt from weight cutting again. There’s nothing more special than getting that big knockout, hearing the crowd, climbing the cage, and breathing in that enthusiasm, the crowd cheering – that’s the highest of highs.”. Dana White shuts down Ali Abdelaziz’s $200K offer to Tony Ferguson, while confirming that Islam Makhachev won’t be fighting at UFC 254. “Max is the G.O.A.T., so why not build a big fight between the biggest prospect and the GOAT of the division and the winner gets a title shot.”. @CalvinKattar is down to be a coach on #tuf29. Methuen featherweight Calvin Kattar (12-2) returns to the cage on June 15 when he faces Christopher Foster (6-2) at CES MMA: Proving Grounds at Twin River Casino in Rhode Island. [25] This fight earned him the Fight of the Night award. WATCH ‘UFC ON ESPN+ Fight Nights ‘Calvin Kattar vs. Dan Ige’ & ‘Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Joseph Benavidez 2’ - #, UFC on ESPN: Kattar vs. Ige previews, predictions, results, play-by-play, highlights, more, Pros react to Calvin Kattar’s win over Dan Ige at UFC on ESPN 13, Men's UFC 253 Adesanya vs Costa Artist Series Event T-Shirt, Israel Adesanya Champion Authentic UFC Fight Night Walkout Jersey, Paulo Costa Chalk UFC Fight Night Walkout Hoodie Replica, Israel "The Last Stylebender" Adesanya Silhouette T-Shirt, Ortega goes bald for UFC Fight Island 6 weigh ins, James Vick released from UFC, already speaking to other promotions, Chimaev: Till is ‘not my level’, I might ‘choke out’ Maia. The sixth ranked UFC featherweight joins contributor Jason Burgos to talk his Fight Island main event win over Dan Ige. “I know we’ve got a lot of interesting match-ups with the guys ahead of me, so I should be ready in case somebody falls out of those, so I should stay busy and stay moving,” said Kattar. [9] He went on to earn an associate degree at Middlesex Community College. Sherdog Staff Pick 'Em: UFC Fight Night 180. The son of James and Sandra Kattar, Calvin was born and raised in Methuen, Massachusetts. As well as answer questions from the … The Vanquished: What's Next for the UFC on ESPN 11 Losers? He has two brothers Jamison and Keegan, and a sister Kylee.