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UFC on ESPN+ 10
  • Saturday 05.18.2019 at 05:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: ESPN+
  • Name: UFC on ESPN+ 10: Dos Anjos vs. Lee
  • Also Known As: UFC Fight Night Rochester
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: WME-IMG
  • Venue: Blue Cross Arena
  • Location: Rochester, New York, United States
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Brendan Fitzgerald, Paul Felder
  • Ring Announcer: Joe Martinez
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Paul Felder
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $643,840
  • Attendance: 8,131
  • MMA Bouts: 13
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Bout   Info
Rafael dos Anjos   defeats   Kevin Lee   via Submission, Arm Triangle Choke   3:47 Round 4 of 5, 18:47 Total Bout Page
Ian Heinisch   defeats   Antônio Carlos Júnior   via Decision, Unanimous   3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Felicia Spencer   defeats   Megan Anderson   via Submission, Rear Naked Choke   3:24 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Vicente Luque   defeats   Derrick Krantz   via KO/TKO, Punches   3:52 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Charles Oliveira   defeats   Nik Lentz   via KO/TKO, Right Cross to Ground and Pound   2:11 Round 2 of 3, 7:11 Total Bout Page
Davi Ramos   defeats   Austin Hubbard   via Decision, Unanimous   3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Aspen Ladd   defeats   Sijara Eubanks   via Decision, Unanimous   3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Des Green   defeats   Charles Jourdain   via Decision, Unanimous   3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Michel Pereira   defeats   Danny Roberts   via KO/TKO, Flying Knee and Punch   1:47 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Grant Dawson   defeats   Mike Trizano   via Submission, Rear Naked Choke   2:27 Round 2 of 3, 7:27 Total Bout Page
Ed Herman   defeats   Patrick Cummins   via KO/TKO, Knee and Punches   3:39 Round 1 of 3 Bout Page
Zak Cummings   defeats   Trevin Giles   via Submission, Guillotine Choke   4:01 Round 3 of 3, 14:01 Total Bout Page
Julio Arce   defeats   Julian Erosa   via KO/TKO, Head Kick   1:49 Round 3 of 3, 11:49 Total Bout Page

Responses

Aspen ladd
2019.03.07 10:04 AM ET

bout announced

Aspen Ladd vs. Sijara Eubanks II at 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
Sijara eubanks hs
Trevin %282%29
2019.03.11 9:16 AM ET

bout announced

Trevin Giles vs. Zak Cummings at 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
Zak cummings hs
Ufc ultimate fighting championship logo square
2019.03.11 3:40 PM ET

event start time updated

From Saturday, May 18 at 9:00pm ET to Saturday, May 18 at 5:00pm ET
Ufc ultimate fighting championship logo square
2019.03.11 3:40 PM ET

event picks deadline updated

Fantasy picks now lock at Saturday, May 18 at 5:00pm ET
Michael trizano hs
2019.03.15 1:18 PM ET

bout announced

Mike Trizano vs. Grant Dawson at 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
Grant dawson hs
Patrick cummins hs
2019.03.15 1:18 PM ET

bout announced

Patrick Cummins vs. Ed Herman at 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
Ed herman hs
Rafael dos anjos
2019.03.20 4:15 PM ET

bout announced

Rafael dos Anjos vs. Kevin Lee at 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
Kevin lee hs
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03.20.2019 | 4:16 PM ET

Prediction Comments

Predictions: 4 of 10 Winners, 2 Perfect, 275 Points   |   Tied for 1891st   |   View

dos Anjos vs. Lee
Kevin Lee, DEC
170 is probably a good move for Lee.

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03.21.2019 | 1:28 AM ET

Predictions: 6 of 13 Winners, 2 Perfect, 390 Points   |   Tied for 1333rd   |   View

Man, I'm sick of RDA getting laid on by people. I used to joke that RDA would have to go back down to lightweight so that Khabib could lay on him.

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03.21.2019 | 1:39 AM ET

Predictions: 8 of 13 Winners, 2 Perfect, 510 Points   |   Tied for 304th   |   View

@ acegrains agreed. Feels like punishment to me. Give RDA a ******* striker for for ****'s sake.

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03.21.2019 | 10:44 AM ET

Predictions: 7 of 11 Winners, 4 Perfect, 515 Points   |   Tied for 296th   |   View

Agreed Fish, but better yet HAVE BOTH FIGHTERS STEP ON A SCALE AS THEY ENTER THE CAGE so we actually know what they weigh not what they cheated to get down to by sucking water away from the lining of their mother-******* brain

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03.21.2019 | 3:28 PM ET

Predictions: 6 of 13 Winners, 4 Perfect, 450 Points   |   Tied for 774th   |   View

Ufc should put an end to the weight cutting madness. 
For the sake of the fighters and the fans.

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03.21.2019 | 3:47 PM ET

Predictions: 6 of 13 Winners, 2 Perfect, 380 Points   |   Tied for 1395th   |   View

Right...getting laid on. I don’t like Lee at all but have you guys watched him at all do you just immediately ***** when you here he’s a wrestler. Take RDAs sack out of your faces for a second, go back and look. Lee finished his last 5 wins and has more finishes than decisions in his UFC career.   RDA stylistically might get decisioned as he could likely be outwrestled if he still tagging Lee up standing and he’s too hard to submit but stop the sob songs.  RDA has a higher decision % than Lee. That’s a  fact. Try knowing what your talking about sometimes guys. 

That said, **** Lee I hope RDA KOs him. 

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03.21.2019 | 4:04 PM ET

Predictions: 6 of 13 Winners, 2 Perfect, 380 Points   |   Tied for 1395th   |   View

@free$ how do you suggest they monitor it?  I’m not even saying you’re right or wrong. I just want to know what solutions or gameplans you want to take to achieve your end goal. If I could here a good system that would work out I’m certainly not against it. 

I know in HS wrestling we had a doctor come to certify us at bottom line low weight. I also know for a fact coaches tried to find ways around that. I’m sure there’s more than I can prove also...I’m sure at pro sport level pay offs. I know myself and a few other guys would get called in by the coach about a month out of doctors certification to tell us how much he wanted us to lose before seeing the doc. It ****** met up too. By the time I was a senior I said **** him im going up and felt waaaay better. Then I got hurt anyway, haha. 

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03.21.2019 | 4:04 PM ET

Predictions: 7 of 13 Winners, 1 Perfect, 405 Points   |   Tied for 1158th   |   View

Realistically grown-men shouldn't weigh under 200 pounds. 30 year old, 170 pounders do not occur naturally in nature. Regardless of obesity and all that nonsense, every single capable-male I know weighed 170 by the end of middle-school. I am from the midwest though so giant cornfeds are what i'm used to...but that's what I know. Men are big. 200 pounds is nothing. 

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03.21.2019 | 4:23 PM ET

Predictions: 8 of 13 Winners, 2 Perfect, 510 Points   |   Tied for 304th   |   View

lol you should pay a visit to Thailand. Pretty rare to find a native Thai who weighs 200lb. That would go for just about every Asian country.
I weigh around 190. I'd have to hit the mars bars pretty hard to push past 200, just that kind of metabolism.

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03.21.2019 | 4:26 PM ET

Predictions: 8 of 13 Winners, 2 Perfect, 510 Points   |   Tied for 304th   |   View

@Swain tranquilo bro. I have no problem with Lee, but this is literally the third straight ground guy RDA has been given. Granted he's nowhere near as wrestling heavy as Usman or Covington, but still....I'd rather see RDA in a banger for a change. The fight might still play out that way, but I  bet it doesn't now that everyone has seen the blueprint to beating RDA. Lee won't risk dropping this one by standing and trading.

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03.21.2019 | 4:27 PM ET

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hints why I said capable-male. Thailand isn't known for having strong, skilled men now are they? Neither is Asia. 

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03.21.2019 | 4:36 PM ET

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lol come on man. Muay Thai? Karate? Judo? Not to mention various forms of chinese martial arts, which are completely lethal if you equip them with weapons. All skills-based disciplines created by Asians who needed something more than brute force, in which they lack.

Not everybody hits the genetic lottery and is born a HW.

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03.21.2019 | 4:50 PM ET

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None of those martial-arts has a UFC Champion. 

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03.21.2019 | 4:52 PM ET

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Hey, @fish, bro, if were any more calm, cool and collect I’d be asleep. Just cause I spit facts and knowledge in an entertaining fashion doesn’t make me upset with others lack of....haha. Im just sharing realities in this fantasy forum. 


RDA should have the BJJ advantage and striking advantage. He’s a guy who’s trying to be the best of the best. He needs to be able to beat one of these wrastling guys if he wants to be a top WW. Let’s face it, WW is a wrastling class. Honestly Lee is the least accomplished wrestler of the 3 really. With RDA’s grappling background he needs to be able to deal with this here. 

Honestly I like RDA a lot but his ranking is quite generous, IMO. I don’t think he’s a top 5 WW personally.  He’s had an amazing and long UFC career. Hats off, I just don’t personally. 

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03.21.2019 | 4:53 PM ET

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Machida was a champ. 

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03.21.2019 | 4:59 PM ET

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Rousey was a judo fighter, she was champ. Half the champs have Muay thai based striking at least. Jones is basically a thai fighter who can wrestle as the situation demands.

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03.21.2019 | 5:17 PM ET

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Was & Was. Jones striking is that of a 4 year old. and I thought we were talking about size? 


Machida got smoked at LHW, moved down to MW...because he Karate wasn't working at LHW anymore.


Rousey's Judo did real well against Holm & Nunes size and aggression..

* Edited at 03.21.2019, 5:24 PM ET *

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03.21.2019 | 5:45 PM ET

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Well yeah, Jones' hand striking is garbage...terrible boxing. But his kicks and elbows are top notch. I still think he's going to lose this year. Definitely not the same fighter he once was. However, I am pretty sure he deliberately didn't finish Smith because he was plus odds on winning by decision through some carriers. I guarantee he bet on himself to win by dec. This isn't illegal, and fighters can bet on themselves to win, but not to lose.

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03.21.2019 | 7:25 PM ET

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@swain mulefloyd has the right idea weighing fighters right before they enter the cagae would put an end to all the weight cutting shenanigans. Guys would come in at their proper weight due to not having time to rehydrate

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03.21.2019 | 7:29 PM ET

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As far as RDA is concerned its his own fault. The sport has passed him by and wrestlers have exposed him as a one sided fighter. Lee will do the exact same thing he did to barbosa. 

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