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UFC Fight Night Covington-Woodley: Winners and losers
Colby Covington was on a completely different level than his counterpart Saturday evening. Loser: Donald Cerrone-Niko Price bout ends in a draw © Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports The legendary Cowboy was riding a four-bout losing streak and was seemingly on his last legs. Cerrone was taking on a fighter in Niko Price coming off a difficult loss to Vicente Luque in UFC 249 this past May. Something had to give here, right? Sadly the answer to that question was a no. After an all-out effort by the two welterweight contenders, the bout ended in a majority draw (29-27, 28-28, 28-28).
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UFC on ESPN+ 36 results: Point deduction costs Niko Price in draw with Donald Cerrone
had a killer opening round against in their UFC on ESPN+ 36 co-feature. But Price got a bit too exuberant along the way and was docked a point for an eye poke in their welterweight matchup, and that spelled the difference between what would have been a split decision win…But Price got a bit too exuberant along the way and was docked a point for an eye poke in their welterweight matchup, and that spelled the difference between what would have been a split decision win and a majority draw. The judges’ scores in Las Vegas were 29-27 Cerrone and a pair of 28-28s.
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