SBN MMA Post-Fight Show - UFC on ESPN+ 9 Ottawa ‘Cowboy DEF. Iaquinta’
By Bloody Elbow Presents
The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned TONIGHT (May 4, 2019) with a card brought to us from our neighbors to the north in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The card featured the much anticipated Lightweight Bout between contender Al ‘Raging’ Iaquinta, with a record of 14-4-1 who last fought and won at UFC ON FOX 31 back in December, 2018 against Kevin Lee via Unanimous decision — brawling against none other than fan favorite and MMA veteran, Donald ‘The Cowboy’ Cerrone, with a storied 35-11-0, 1 NC record, whose won three of his last four fights, most recently decimating Alexander Hernandez at UFC on ESPN+ 1 via Head Kick & Punches at 3:43 of round two. Also of note on the card was the co-main event showcasing the talents of 35-year-old Middleweight Derek Brunson, with a 18-7-0 record battling against Elias Theodorou, who was coming off a three fight winning streak. Other bouts we were interested in seeing on the card included Cub Swanson vs Shane Burgos and Andrew Sanchez vs Marc-André Barriault. See our coverage on Andrew and Barriault HERE: https://www.bloodyelbow.com/2019/5/3/18528949/ufc-ottawa-a-sit-down-with-andrew-sanchez-uncut --AND HERE -- https://www.bloodyelbow.com/2019/5/4/18528720/marc-andre-barriault-georges-st-pierre-gsp-canada-andrew-sanchez-ufc-ottawa-mma-news On this episode of the show, Zane Simon and Eddie Mercado of The 6th Round podcast join Flyin’ Brian J to discuss the nights violence and nonsensical post-fight antics. This post-fight show is aimed at recapping all of the action from this event with the live viewer serving as the co-host. We go over post-fight ratings, talk about technique, discuss WTF moments from the card, and give out pretend bonuses. Here’s a look at the UFC Ottawa - UFC on ESPN+ 9 ‘Iaquinta vs Cowboy’ fight results, via Tapology.com: ESPN+ MAIN EVENT | 9PM/6PM ET/PT 155 - Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone DEF Al Iaquinta, DEC-Unanimous, 5 Rds 185 - Derek Brunson DEF. Elias Theodorou, DEC-Unanimous, 3 Rds 145 - Shane Burgos DEF. Cub Swanson, DEC-Split, 3 Rds 135 - Merab Dvalishvili DEF. Brad Katona, DEC-Unanimous, 3 Rds 265 - Walt Harris DEF. Sergey Spivak, KO/TKO, Knees & Punches, 0:50 R1 185 - Andrew Sanchez DEF. Marc-André Barriault, DEC-Unanimous, 3 Rds ESPN PRELIMS | 5PM/2PM ETPT 135 - Macy Chiasson DEF. Sarah Moras, KO/TKO, Ground & Pound, 2:22 R2 135 - Vince Morales DEF. Aiemann Zahabi, DEC-Unanimous, 3 Rds 170 - Nordine Taleb DEF. Kyle Prepolec, DEC-Unanimous, 3 Rds 145 - Matt Sayles DEF. Kyle Nelson, SUB-Arm Triangle Choke, 3:16 R3 265 - Arjan Bhullar DEF. Juan Adams, DEC-Unanimous, 3 Rds 135 - Cole Smith DEF. Mitch Gagnon, DEC-Unanimous, 3 Rds Bonuses: POTN: Walt Harris $50K, Macy Chiasson TBA $50K FOTN: Al Iaquinta vs. Cowboy Cerrone, $50K each Attendance: 10, 960 Gate: $807K Keep visiting Bloody Elbow & check out our sister site MMA Mania, who helped make this show available, for more MMA variety. Check out our dual channel, SBN MMA, on YouTube for content from both BE & Mania. Follow ‘FBJ’, @FlyinBrianJ, ‘FBS’ on Facebook: ‘Flyin Brian Show’, and Zane, @TheZaneSimon, and Eddie, @TheEddieMercado. As always, if you enjoyed our show, give us a shout out in the comments here on Bloody Elbow, or give us a “like”, share & subscribe over on one of our other BE Presents Channels: YouTube, iTunes & Apple TV, iHeartRadio, Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play, TuneIn, blubrry, OverCast, or Player FM – whichever one happens to be your listening platform of choice. While you’re there, don’t forget to subscribe to Bloody Elbow Presents; that way you’ll always be the first to get all of BE’s daily MMA offerings. For previous episodes of the show, check out our playlists on all of our BE Presents channels. Check out our video broadcast of the show on our SBN MMA YouTube Channel: https://youtu.be/0ojqn94yMRI *Intro/Outro music has been provided by OxBow, starring Eugene S. Robinson.