Its time for a different one of our infamous and patented Care/Dont Care Podcasts, together with your talent: the astounding Eugene S. Robinson, writer of the Eugene S. Robinson Substack, the fight book: Fight: ALL YOU Wanted to FIND OUT ABOUT Ass-Kicking but Were Afraid Youd Get Your Ass Kicked for Asking, host of the Eugene S. Robinson Show Stomper! Podcast, and co-host of the If The Shoes Fit Podcast, together with the indubitable John S. Nash, our chief financials columnist and co-host of our Show Money Podcast… he could be also among the co-hosts of the If The Shoes Fit Podcast; the trio is moderated by the insightful Stephie Haynes, of Bloody Elbows THE PARTICULAR LEVEL Change Podcast, The Mookie & Crookie Show Podcast & the Crooklyns Corner Podcast.
The format of the show would be to review the last weeks picks & then to announce each fight on the upcoming card, quickly commenting which fights are hot, and which fights aren’t, predicated on relevancy to the activity all together. This format of Caring or Not Caring about each bout is targeted at our listeners who consider themselves to be Casual MMA Fans. This effort is in the hopes that people can steer you towards fights that affect rankings, title contention, have significant meaning, or will definitely be must see tv fights; therefore helping you save the tedium of watching every fight on every card or simply passing up on something you may have otherwise skipped.
Overall, this 13-bout card saw four exciting first round finishes, six thrilling KO/TKOs, one sweet submissions, and many hard-fought decisions – 1 majority, 2 split, 2 unanimous, with the opening bout ending in many draw. Rounding things out, our fighters who have been awarded for putting forth BONUS efforts included FOTN: Nate Landwehr vs. David Onama. POTN: Marlon Chito Vera & Tyson Nam.
Heres a glance at the UFC NORTH PARK: Vera vs Cruz fight card with full results & updated fight records:
The primary event was scheduled for five rounds, with the rest of the bouts scheduled for three rounds each. | Official UFC Scorecards
ESPN/ESPN+ MAIN CARD | SAT. AUG. 13
At 2: 24 13. Main Event: Marlon Vera (22-7) DEF. Dominick Cruz (24-4) via KO, Head Kick at 2: 17 of the fourth round
At 17: 26 12. Co-Main Event: Nate Landwehr (16-4) DEF. David Onama (10-2) via majority decision (28-28, 29-27, 29-27)
At 26: 26 11. Yazmin Jauregui (9-0) DEF. Iasmin Lucindo (13-5) via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
At 29: 28 10. Azamat Murzakanov (12-0) DEF. Devin Clark (13-7) via TKO (strikes, G&P) at 1: 18 of the 3rd round
At 32: 48 9. Priscilla Cachoeira (12-4) DEF. Ariane Lipski (14-8) via TKO (strikes) at 1: 05 of the initial round
At 33: 46 8. Gerald Meerschaert (35-15) DEF. Bruno Silva (22-8) via submission (guillotine choke) at 1: 39 of the 3rd round
At 35: 12 7. Angela Hill (14-12) DEF. Lupita Godinez (8-3) via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
At 36: 09 6. Martin Buday (11-1) DEF. Lukasz Brzeski (8-2) via split decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29)
At 37: 05 5. Nina Nunes (11-7) DEF. Cynthia Cavillo (9-5) via split decision (30-27, 29-28, 28-29)
At 39: 53 4. Gabriel Benitez (23-10) DEF. Charlie Ontiveros (11-9) via TKO (strikes, G&P) at 3: 35 of the initial round
At 40: 42 3. Tyson Nam (21-12) DEF. Ode Osbourne (11-5) via KO, Counter Right Hook at 2: 59 of the initial round
At 41: 22 2. Josh Quinlan (6-0) DEF. Jason Witt (19-9) via KO, Left Hook at 2: 09 of the initial round
- At 41: 43 Youssef Zalal (10-5) OVER DaMon Blackshear (12-4) (29-28) fight to many draw (28-28, 28-28)
UFC 278 PPV: Usman vs. Edwards 2 PICKS 42: 16
At this stage in the show you can expect you our disclaimer, then our duo will start predicting the UFC 278 PPV bout sheet from underneath up, overall the C/DC quick-picks part of the show with the primary Event. This UFC on ESPN+ event will need place from the Vivint Arena, Salt Lake City, UT, this Sat, August 20th.
Heres a glance at the fight card & records for the upcoming event via tapology.com, bout order at the mercy of change:
UFC 278: (12 Cares)
ESPN+ PPV CARD | SAT. AUG. 20 10/7PM ETPT (12 Cares)
13. Main Event UFC Welterweight Title Bout/Rematch: Kamaru Usman (20-1) vs. Leon Edwards (19-3) At 1: 00: 02, 3 Cares
12. 185lbs: Paulo Costa (13-2) vs. Luke Rockhold (16-5) At 57: 52, 3 Cares
11. 135lbs: Jos Aldo (31-7) vs. Merab Dvalishvili (14-4) At 56: 06, 3 Cares, But Split
10. 265lbs: Marcin Tybura (22-7) vs. Alexandr Romanov (16-0) At 53: 49, 3 Cares
9. 205lbs: Tyson Pedro (8-3) vs. Harry Hunsucker (7-5) At 53: 03
ESPN/ESPN+ PRELIMS | 8/5PM ETPT (0 Cares)
8. 155lbs: Jared Gordon (18-5) vs. Leonardo Santos (18-5) At 52: 19
7. 135lbs: Lucie Pudilov (13-7) vs. Yanan Wu (13-5) At 51: 20
6. 145lbs: Sean Woodson (9-1) vs. Luis Saldaa (16-7) At 49: 33
5. 125lbs: Miranda Maverick (10-4) vs. Shanna Young (8-4) At 46: 41
UFC FIGHTPASS EARLY PRELIMS | 6/3PM ETPT (0 Cares)
4. 170lbs: AJ Fletcher (9-1) vs. Ange Loosa (8-3) At 46: 23
3. 125lbs: Amir Albazi (14-1) vs. Francisco Figueiredo (13-4) At 45: 51
2. 135lbs: Aoriqileng (23-9) vs. Jay Perrin (10-5) At 45: 08
1. 125lbs: Victor Altamirano (10-2) vs. Daniel da Silva (11-3) At 44: 44
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