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Anthony Smith’s corner wasn’t allowed to stop the Glover Teixeira fight

Nearly everyone was critical of Anthony Smith’s corner when they opted not to throw in the towel during his recent UFC Fight Night headlining bout with Glover Teixeira.
Smith had taken …read more

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Coach John Hackleman reveals formula for Glover Teixeira’s recent resurgence

Glover Teixeira’s coach John Hackleman has revealed the formula behind the veteran’s recent light heavyweight resurgence. The Brazilian is currently riding a four-fight win streak, with his impressive showing against …read more

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Coach John Hackleman says Glover Teixeira's resurgence a result of 'genius' and conditioning

Glover Teixeira has had a recent career resurgence and his coach attributes a big part of his success to his improved cardio.
Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Teixeira (31-7 MMA, …read more

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Anthony Smith Says He Is Not A Victim Following UFC Jacksonville Loss

Anthony Smith is appreciative of people expressing their concern but he wants to make it clear that he’s no victim. Smith took on Glover Teixeira in the main event of …read more

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Anthony Smith: ‘I’m not a victim’ of bad coaching or bad refereeing, ‘I put myself in this position’

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A lot of people were concerned with the stoppage in Anthony Smith’s recent fifth round TKO loss to Glover Teixeira in …read more

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UFC rankings update: Glover Teixeira climbs at light heavyweight

The official UFC rankings have been updated after the promotion’s recent events in Jacksonville, and there have been some interesting changes. Most notably, former light heavyweight title challenger Glover Teixeira …read more

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Anthony Smith: Jason Herzog 'a phenomenal ref,' would welcome him for future fights

Referee Jason Herzog apologized for his role in Anthony Smith’s loss to Glover Teixeira, but Smith doesn’t feel an apology was necessary.
Plenty of blame and finger pointing went down in …read more

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Anthony Smith says he would’ve fired his corner if they threw in the towel during Glover Teixeira fight

Anthony Smith says he has told his corner before if they ever throw in the towel in one of his fights they would be fired. In the main event of …read more

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Glover Teixeira ‘bothered’ by damage he put on Anthony Smith

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Light heavyweight contender Glover Teixeira did not enjoy the beating he put on Anthony Smith. After a grueling come-from-behind TKO victory against Anthony …read more

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Glover Teixeira’s Coach Says Referee ‘Did A Great Job’ In Anthony Smith Bout

Glover Teixeira’s coach John Hackleman believes referee Jason Herzog did a great job reffing the fight against Anthony Smith. In the main UFC Jacksonville, Teixeira was taking on Smith where …read more

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Glover Teixeira's coach would've stopped Anthony Smith fight sooner – but it's complicated

John Hackleman says he would have stopped the Glover Teixeira vs. Anthony Smith fight at UFC on ESPN+ 29, but also said people with a similar view should cut Smith’s …read more

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Anthony Smith: Jason Herzog made a ‘coward move’ addressing stoppage in fight with Glover Teixeira

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Anthony Smith didn’t have a problem with the stoppage in his fight against Glover Teixeira at UFC Jacksonville. But he definitely …read more

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Anthony Smith calls referee Jason Herzog’s apology a “cowardly move”

UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith isn’t happy with referee Jason Herzog’s apology following his loss to Glover Teixeira. Smith, who was considered to be the favorite heading into his …read more

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Anthony Smith Calls Jason Herzog’s Apology “Cowardly”

The main event of UFC Jacksonville did not end without controversy when Glover Teixeira defeated Anthony Smith via fifth-round TKO, and days later, the aftermath of the event continues to …read more

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Hot Tweets: Who is to blame for the Glover Teixeira vs. Anthony Smith stoppage?

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Fighting has returned to our fair televisions, and with it, questions about the state of MMA. This week we discuss corners stopping fights, Jon Jones’ …read more

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Michael Bisping reacts to Anthony Smith loss: “I love MMA, but we’ve got to catch up to boxing”

UFC legend Michael Bisping has issued a passionate reaction following Anthony Smith’s defeat at the hands of Glover Teixeira on Wednesday night. While he started off well in the light …read more

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UFC Jacksonville medical suspensions: Teixeira possibly out longer than Smith

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Glover Teixeira has received a six-month medical suspension following his TKO win over Anthony Smith. Glover Teixeira beat Anthony Smith to a bloody …read more

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‘Lionheart’ Issues Statement On UFC Jacksonville Loss

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Anthony Smith suffered the worst loss of his MMA career earlier this week when Glover Teixeira finished “Lionheart” via fifth-round …read more

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UFC Jacksonville referee Jason Herzog appears to apologize for Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira stoppage

Referee Jason Herzog (right) oversees the action between Glover Teixeira and Anthony Smith this past Wednesday in Jacksonville, Fla. | Photo by Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty Images

The referee of …read more

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Referee Jason Herzog takes blame for late stoppage in Anthony Smith fight

Referee Jason Herzog took the blame for the late stoppage in the Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira fight at UFC Jacksonville. Smith suffered a brutal beatdown in the third, fourth, …read more

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Anthony Smith releases statement after brutal TKO loss to Glover Teixeira

UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith released a statement following a brutal TKO loss to Glover Teixeira at UFC Jacksonville. Smith was beaten down in devastating fashion by Teixeira for …read more

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UFC Jacksonville medical suspensions: Glover Teixeira, seven others face potential six-month terms

Glover Teixeira scored his fourth-straight UFC win by stopping Anthony Smith in Jacksonville. | Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

Glover Teixeira mauled Anthony Smith in the main event of UFC …read more

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Dominick Reyes gives props to Anthony Smith after UFC Jacksonville

Anthony Smith experienced arguably the toughest loss of his career at the hands of Glover Teixeira on Wednesday, but he won the respect of Dominick Reyes. Smith had a good …read more

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Daniel Cormier believes “mistakes” were made in the corner of Anthony Smith at UFC Jacksonville

Daniel Cormier called out the mistakes made by Anthony Smith’s corner during his fight against Glover Teixeira at UFC Jacksonville. Wednesday’s UFC Jacksonville card featured a number of compelling matchups …read more

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Teixeira’s win proves the importance of knowing your opponent

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Jordan Breen takes a hard look at Anthony Smith’s performance against Glover Teixeira and how it suggests Smith wasn’t ready for the fighter in …read more

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UFC Jacksonville: The Scorecard

Recap the big winners from UFC Jacksonville, featuring Glover Teixeira and Drew Dober.
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Posted on May 15, 2020, 4:46 am By
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UFC on ESPN+ 29 post-event facts: Glover Teixeira sets divisional finishes record

The middle event in the UFC’s three-card return from the coronavirus pandemic went down Wednesday with UFC on ESPN+ 29, which streamed on ESPN+ from VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Glover Teixeira after UFC on ESPN+ 29 win?

Glover Teixeira produce one of the biggest wins of his career Wednesday when he battered and stopped Anthony Smith in the UFC on ESPN+ 29 main event.
Although many thought the …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 29 medical suspensions: Glover Teixeira could be out 6 months

Glover Teixeira and Anthony Smith are facing months-long medical suspensions as a result of their UFC on ESPN+ 29 headlining clash.
Teixeira (31-7 MMA, 14-5 UFC), who defeated Smith by fifth-round …read more

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What’s next for Glover Teixeira and Anthony Smith after UFC Jacksonville?

In the main event of UFC Jacksonville, Glover Teixeira was taking on Anthony Smith in a critical fight for the title picture of the light heavyweight division. The winner could …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 29 salaries: Andrei Arlovski pockets biggest disclosed payday

Veteran fighters Andrei Arlovski, Ben Rothwell and Glover Teixeira walked away from UFC on ESPN+ 29 having pocketed a solid chunk of change Wednesday.
Former UFC heavyweight champion Arlovski (29-9 MMA, …read more

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Glover Teixeira, Ben Rothwell tower over UFC Jacksonville fighter salaries

Glover Teixeira, at 40 years of age, put on one of the best performances of his career at UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira on Wednesday in Jacksonville, Fla. He …read more

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Glover Teixeira explains why he apologized to Anthony Smith mid-fight

UFC light heavyweight contender Glover Teixeira explained why he apologized to Anthony Smith mid-fight at UFC Jacksonville—an exchange that caught the ears of viewers and quickly went viral on social …read more

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A reminder after UFC Jacksonville: Throwing in the towel is not an act of weakness

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Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira seemed evenly matched over the first two rounds of Wednesday night’s UFC Jacksonville main event. Smith got off to a …read more

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Anthony Smith Defends His Corner Following UFC Jacksonville Loss

Anthony Smith’s cornermen have taken a lot of flak and “Lionheart” is coming to their aid. Last night (May 13), Smith collided with Glover Teixeira in the main event of …read more

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Glover Teixeira reflects on mid-fight apology to Anthony Smith after knocking his teeth out

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Glover Teixeira couldn’t help but issue an apology to Anthony Smith while in the middle of laying a beatdown on him.
After a slow start, Teixeira (31-7 MMA, …read more

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Dana White expected Anthony Smith’s corner to stop the fight between rounds after absorbing so much damage

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Anthony Smith lived up to his nickname during a brutally tough fight against Glover Teixeira, but even UFC president Dana White felt like …read more

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Glover Teixeira scolds Jon Jones over “the stupidest thing he’s ever said”

Glover Teixeira, who defeated Anthony Smith in the UFC Jacksonville main event, is pretty disappointed with a comment Jon Jones made after the fight concluded. Teixeira defeated Smith via a …read more

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UFC Jacksonville Bonuses

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Longtime UFC light heavyweight contender Glover Teixeira let the rest of the 205-pound division know that despite his age (40), he’s still a formidable threat …read more

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PHOTO | Check out how the judges were scoring Glover Teixeira vs. Anthony Smith

The scorecards for the main event fight of Glover Teixeira vs. Anthony Smith at UFC Jacksonville have been revealed. Judges’ scorecards have become an especially hot topic of conversation in …read more

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Glover Teixeira: 'That's so stupid' for Jon Jones to mock Anthony Smith's home invasion

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – You’ll rarely hear Glover Teixeira say anything negative about another fighter. But when the victorious Brazilian was told about Jon Jones’ tweet mocking Anthony Smith’s recent …read more

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Dana White reacts to Glover Teixeira vs. Anthony Smith beatdown

UFC President Dana White has shared his thoughts on the violent beatdown Glover Teixeira unleashed on Anthony Smith in Wednesday’s UFC Jacksonville main event. Teixeira brutalized Smith for the majority …read more

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Anthony Smith reacts to the decisions of the referee and his corner at UFC Jacksonville

UFC light heavyweight Anthony Smith has reacted to the decisions made by the referee and his corner during his loss to Glover Teixeira last night. Smith, who challenged Jon Jones …read more

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Smith Defends Referee, Corner At UFC Jacksonville

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The Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira main event, which took place at UFC Jacksonville last night (Weds., May 13, 2020) on ESPN+ from inside VyStar …read more

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Jon Jones heckles UFC Jacksonville headliners on Twitter: ‘Uncle Glover ain’t playing tonight’

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With top-ranked light heavyweights Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira in action on Wednesday night, division champion Jon Jones was watching intently.
Jones took …read more

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After UFC on ESPN+ 29 win, Glover Teixeira welcomes fights with several top contenders

The winner of four straight fights, Glover Teixeira has options.
Teixeira (31-7 MMA, 14-5 UFC) isn’t typically one to call his shots. After his UFC on ESPN+ 29 main event win …read more

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Dana White: Glover Teixeira's beating of Anthony Smith 'a little tough to watch'

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – UFC president Dana White didn’t have any praise for Anthony Smith’s corner or referee Jason Herzog after the UFC on ESPN+ 29 main event.
Glover Teixeira handed Smith …read more

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Fan responds to Anthony Smith diss, sends Jon Jones packing on Twitter

UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones was watching tonight’s main event between Glover Teixeira and Anthony Smith with keen interest. ‘Bones’ has defended his crown against both Smith and Teixeira …read more

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Anthony Smith confirms multiple injuries in loss to Glover Teixeira at UFC Jacksonville

Anthony Smith says that he suffered numerous injuries in Wednesday night’s bout with Glover Teixeira.
The two fought a back-and-forth battle for the first couple of rounds before Teixeira began …read more

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Anthony Smith details horrific injuries suffered in loss to Glover Teixeira

Anthony Smith suffered a devastating TKO loss to Glover Teixeira in the headliner of Wednesday’s UFC event in Jacksonville, Florida. The former light heavyweight title challengers, Smith and Teixeira, collided …read more

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Video: Anthony Smith tells corner ‘my teeth are falling out’

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Anthony Smith once again lived up to his “Lionheart” nickname against Glover Teixeira at UFC Jacksonville. After leading the exchanges in the …read more

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Anthony Smith's gym clarifies: Veneers knocked out at UFC on ESPN+ 29, not actual teeth

At UFC on ESPN+ 29, Anthony Smith found himself on the receiving end of a sustained Glover Teixeira onslaught.
After two closely contested rounds, Smith (33-15 MMA, 8-5 UFC) suffered quit …read more

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Coach explains why Anthony Smith had teeth falling out at UFC Jacksonville

Former UFC light heavyweight title challengers Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira collided in the headliner of tonight’s UFC Jacksonville event. After a strong opening round from ‘Lionheart’, the Brazilian was …read more

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Glover Teixeira crushes Anthony Smith, takes home UFC Jacksonville Performance Bonus

Glover Teixeira isn’t only “still” fighting at 40 years of age, he’s thriving in the Octagon, looking to make another run at UFC champion Jon Jones.
Despite his age being what …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 29 bonuses: Glover Teixeira an obvious 'Performance of the Night' winner

It shouldn’t take a rocket scientist — or an MMA expert, for that matter — to figure out Glover Teixeira earned some extra money on Wednesday night.
Teixeira (31-7 MMA, 14-5 …read more

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UFC Jacksonville bonuses: Glover Teixeira wins big with thumping of Anthony Smith

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UFC light heavyweight Glover Teixeria showed the world that he’s still got it at 40, and he’s now $50,000 richer after his big …read more

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Who's next for Glover Teixeira, Drew Dober and other UFC Fight Night standouts?

Glover Teixeira shined in the main event against Anthony Smith, and Drew Dober and Ricky Simon had signature wins as well. Brett Okamoto plays matchmaker for the night’s best. …read more

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Daniel Cormier: Anthony Smith’s Corner Should’ve ‘Saved’ Him Against Glover Teixeira

Daniel Cormier feels Anthony Smith’s corner did him a disservice. On May 13, Smith took on Glover Teixeira in a light heavyweight clash. The bout headlined UFC Jacksonville. “Lionheart” was …read more

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Glover Teixeira vs. Anthony Smith full fight video highlights

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Watch Glover Teixeira vs. Anthony Smith full fight video highlights from UFC Jacksonville’s main event above, courtesy of the UFC.
UFC Jacksonville: Smith vs. Teixeira took …read more

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Jon Jones takes shots at Anthony Smith's loss at UFC on ESPN+ 29

Jon Jones used Anthony Smith’s loss to Glover Teixeira at UFC on ESPN+ 29 as a chance to take a potshot at his former opponent.
Smith (32-15 MMA, 8-5 UFC) suffered …read more

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Glover Teixeira mauls Anthony Smith in UFC Jacksonville main event

Light heavyweights Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira headlined Wednesday’s UFC Fight Night event in Jacksonville, Florida. Smith entered the fight ranked No. 4 in the 205-pound weight class while Teixeira …read more

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Highlights! Teixeira Brutalizes Smith For Fifth Round Finish

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Last night (Wed., May 13, 2020), Glover Teixeira picked up his biggest win in several years by absolutely mauling Anthony Smith …read more

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UFC Jacksonville in tweets: Pros react to Glover Teixeira’s brutal win over Anthony Smith

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After a main event that saw Glover Teixeira defeat Anthony Smith and a co-main event where Ben Rothwell welcomed heavyweight newcomer …read more

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UFC Jacksonville video highlights: Teixeira crushes Smith

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Check out the full-fight video highlights of Glover Teixeira stopping Anthony Smith in the fifth round from the UFC Jacksonville main event. UFC …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 29 results: Glover Teixeira pummels Anthony Smith for fourth straight win

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Call it old-man strength, call it veteran poise, call it a little of both.
Either way, six years …read more

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UFC Jacksonville Highlights: Glover Teixeira Smashes Anthony Smith

Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira lived up to expectations for the headliner of UFC Jacksonville. The two fighters met in a light heavyweight bout at the UFC Jacksonville event …read more

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UFC Jacksonville Results: Glover Teixeira stops Anthony Smith (Highlights)

A light heavyweight bout featuring former title challengers Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira headlines tonight’s UFC event in Jacksonville. Smith (33-14 MMA) will be returning to action for the first …read more

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Teixeira dominant in fifth-round TKO of Smith

Light heavyweight Glover Teixeira defeated Anthony Smith by TKO in the fifth round Wednesday night in the main event of UFC Fight Night in Jacksonville, Florida. …read more

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Twitter reacts to Glover Teixeira's drawn-out TKO of Anthony Smith at UFC on ESPN+ 29

Glover Teixeira added the name of another light heavyweight contender to his resume on Wednesday when he defeated Anthony Smith in the UFC on ESPN+ 29 headliner.
Teixeira (31-7 MMA, 14-5 …read more

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Pros react after Glover Teixeira stops Anthony Smith at UFC Jacksonville

A light heavyweight bout featuring former title challengers Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira headlined tonight’s UFC event in Jacksonville. Smith (33-14 MMA) was returning to action for the first time …read more

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Smith Vs. Teixeira Live Fight Stream!

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Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira were supposed to meet inside the Octagon weeks ago, one of several main events to be …read more

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UFC Jacksonville live blog: Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira

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This is the UFC Jacksonville live blog for Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira, the light heavyweight headliner for Wednesday’s fight card …read more

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Live updates and analysis from every bout

Follow this rare Wednesday UFC card that is highlighted by Anthony Smith facing Glover Teixeira. …read more

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UFC ‘Jacksonville’ Clash: Smith Vs. Teixeira!

Per Haljestam-USA TODAY Sports

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight veterans Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira will duel TONIGHT (May 13, 2020) from inside VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in …read more

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Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira: UFC Jacksonville Preview

Preview Wednesday night’s light heavyweight main event matchup between Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira. Smith (33-14) is coming off a Performance of the Night win over Alexander Gustafsson in his …read more

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Headliner Teixeira lacked training partners, worked with coach’s son

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Light heavyweight Glover Teixeira had to improvise in order to prepare for his fight against Anthony Smith. Once again, another UFC …read more

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Glover Teixeira vows to ‘upset a lot of people’ with UFC Jacksonville win over Anthony Smith

Former title contenders Glover Teixeira (pictured) and Anthony Smith headline UFC Jacksonville. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Glover Teixeira had a perfect year in 2019, defeating Nikita Krylov by …read more

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Anthony Smith recounts fighting, partying with opponent who got out of jail the same day

UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith once fought an opponent who got out of jail the very same day as their bout. Smith, who takes on Glover Teixeira in the …read more

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UFC Jacksonville predictions

Anthony Smith fights Glover Teixeira in the light heavyweight main event of Wednesday’s UFC Fight Night in Jacksonville, Fla. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC is making up …read more

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Glover Teixeira sees Anthony Smith fight at UFC on ESPN+ 29 as a must win to fulfill his title aspirations

Glover Teixeira could be in striking distance of another title shot with a win Wednesday.
Former UFC light heavyweight title challengers Teixeira and Anthony Smith headline UFC on ESPN+ 29 with …read more

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UFC Jacksonville Results: Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira

UFC Jacksonville goes down tonight (Wed. May 13, 2020) from Jacksonville, Florida at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

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UFC Fight Night viewers guide: Smith, Teixeira have momentum to maintain

Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira, both onetime UFC light heavyweight title challengers, meet Wednesday to see who can remain in contention. …read more

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UFC Jacksonville betting odds: Smith favored over Teixeira

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Check out the betting odds for Wednesday’s UFC Jacksonville card, where Anthony Smith is favored to defeat Glover Teixeira in …read more

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Anthony Smith details why eventual Thiago Santos rematch is so important to him

Anthony Smith is focused on Wednesday’s UFC on ESPN+ 29 headliner with Glover Teixeira, but he can’t deny that a rematch with Thiago Santos also looms on his mind.
Smith (32-14 …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down Smith And G-Tex!

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Former Light Heavyweight title challengers Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira will throw down this Wednesday (May 13, 2020) at UFC on …read more

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UFC Jacksonville | Pro fighters make their picks for Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira

In the headliner of Wednesday’s UFC Jacksonville event, Anthony Smith returns after nearly a year-long injury layoff to take on perennial contender Glover Teixeira. Heading into the fight, the American …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 29 predictions: Is anyone picking Glover Teixeira over Anthony Smith?

Smith
vs.
Teixeira
Rothwell
vs.
Saint Preux
Dober
vs.
Hernandez
Borg
vs.
Simon
Roberson
vs.
Vettori

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2020: 41-23

Smith
(82%)

Saint Pruex
(61%)

Dober
(52%)

Borg
(51%)

Vettori
(64%)

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2020: 49-15

Smith

Saint Pruex

Dober

Simon

Vettori

Brian Garcia
@thegoze
2020: 48-16
2017 Champion

Smith

Rothwell

Hernandez

Simon

Vettori

Farah Hannoun
@Farah_Hannoun
2020: 48-16

Smith

Saint Pruex

Dober

Simon

Vettori

Dan Tom
@DanTomMMA
2020: 48-16

Smith

Rothwell

Dober

Borg

Vettori

Mike Bohn
@MikeBohnMMA
2020: 47-17
2014 Champion

Smith

Rothwell

Hernandez

Borg

Roberson

Simon Head
@simonhead
2020: 47-17
2019 Champion*

Smith

Rothwell

Hernandez

Borg

Vettori

John Morgan
@MMAjunkieJohn
2020: 47-17

Smith

Rothwell

Hernandez

Borg

Vettori

Simon …read more

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UFC Smith vs. Teixeira weigh-in face-offs: Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira

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Watch the UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira official weigh-in face-offs from Jacksonville, Fla.
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UFC Fight Night 171 Weigh-in Results: Main Event Official; Roberson Misses Weight

The Ultimate Fighting Championship will host a rare Wednesday night event. Headlining UFC Fight Night 171 is an important light heavyweight tussle between contenders Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira. …read more

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Glover Teixeira Learned To Work Smarter

At 40 years old, Glover Teixeira caught a second wind and evolved in a way that allows him to continue to contend.
Read the Full Article Here …read more

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Smith, Teixeira make weight for Wednesday bout

Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira made weight for their Wednesday UFC Fight Night bout. …read more

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Face Off! Smith Stares Down Teixeira In Jacksonville

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight title contenders, Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira, are set to hook ‘em up …read more

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A midweek fight in an empty arena? UFC vet Anthony Smith feels right at home

Wednesday’s main event vs. Glover Teixeira in a closed arena will be reminiscent of Anthony Smith’s days on the MMA regional circuit. …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 29 free fight: Glover Teixeira rallies to submit Ion Cutelaba

Glover Teixeira was forced to overcome adversity before he could claim victory over Ion Cutelaba.
Teixeira (30-7 MMA, 13-5 UFC) faced Cutelaba at UFC on ESPN+ 8 last April as the …read more

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Video: Anthony Smith explains why Dominick Reyes should receive automatic rematch against Jon Jones

UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith addresses his chaotic fight camp going from a showdown against Glover Teixeira in his home state in Nebraska in April to a new booking …read more

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Teixeira Believes Win Over Smith Will Have Him ‘Knocking on the Door’ for a Title Shot

Through a career that’s spanned 37 professional fights dating back to 2002, Glover Teixeira has accumulated a wealth of experience. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Posted on May 12, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Free Fight! Smith Chokes Out, Retires Gustafsson

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Anthony Smith will face Glover Teixeira in the main event of the upcoming ESPN+- streamed Fight Night event, which is set to go down …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Glover Teixeira would love to see idol Mike Tyson make boxing return

Glover Teixeira is all in on a Mike Tyson comeback fight, so long as the conditions for it are correct.
Tyson, a former heavyweight boxing champion, is a noted idol of …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on May 11, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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UFC Fight Night: Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira how to watch and stream, plus full analysis

Two surging light heavyweights will attempt to get back into title contention as Anthony Smith facing Glover Teixeira in the main event of the May 13 UFC Fight Night. …read more

Source:: ESPN

UFC on ESPN+ 29: Make your predictions for Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira

We want your predictions for Wednesday’s UFC on ESPN+ 29 event in Jacksonville, Fla.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

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