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Care/Don’t Care Preview - UFC Vancouver ‘COWBOY vs GAETHJE’

Sorry cry babies! Eugene S. Robinson & Stepie Haynes are all back with an all new edition of the infamous & patented Care/Don’t Care Preview for UFC on ESPN+ 16 ‘Cowboy vs Gaethje’; occurring this coming Saturday, Sep. 14, 2019 from Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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t’s time for another of our infamous and patented Care/Don’t Care Previews, with your talent: the astounding Eugene S. Robinson of and author of “Fight: Everything You Wanted to Know About Ass-Kicking but Were Afraid You’d Get Your Ass Kicked for Asking” and host of the newly released ‘Ozy Confidential Podcast’, along with our lovely co-host, Stephie Haynes, of Bloody Elbow’s The Level Change Podcast and The Mookie & Crookie Show.

The format of the show is to announce each fight as they go, commenting on which fights are hot and which fights are not, as well as introducing an off-topic discussion point or two. This week’s topics are as follows:

UFC 242 - Abu Dhabi REVIEW - 1:06

  • Belal Muhammad DEF. Takashi Sato - 8:32
  • Muslim Salikhov DEF. Nordine Taleb - 9:13
  • Zubaira Tukhugov DEF. Lerone Murphy - 9:58
  • Jo Jo Calderwood DEF. Andrea ‘KGB’ Lee - 10:28
  • Diego Ferreira DEF. Mairbek Taisumov - 11:56
  • Curtis Blaydes DEF. Shamil Abdurakhimov - 12:50
  • Islam Makhachev DEF. Davi Ramos - 14:00
  • CO-MAIN: Paul Felder DEF. Edson Barboza - 14:12
  • MAIN: Khabib Nurmagomedov DEF. Dustin Poirier - 3:32, 16:27
  • Ottman Azaitar DEF. Teemu Packalen - 22:51

UFC on ESPN+ 16 - Vancouver PREVIEW - C/DC PICKS - 24:30

At this point in the show we offer you our ‘disclaimer’ and then our two of our trio — Eugene & Stephie, go about predicting UFC Vancouver’s entire bout sheet, leading their way up to the Co-Main showcasing Glover Texeira vs Nikita Krylov, and wrapping up the C/DC quick-picks preview portion of the show with a Main Event Lightweight Bout between Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone vs. Justin Gaethje. The event will be taking place this Saturday, September 14th, 2019, from the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Here’s a look at the fight card (bout order subject to change):
UFC on ESPN+ 16-Vancouver MAIN CARD | Sat Sep. 14 - 8PM ET

  • 155 lbs - Donald Cerrone (36-12) vs. Justin Gaethje (20-2) - 45:29
  • 205 lbs - Glover Teixeira (29-7) vs. Nikita Krylov (26-6) - 44:02
  • 185 lbs - Antônio Carlos Júnior (10-3) vs. Uriah Hall (14-9) - 39:07
  • 205 lbs - Misha Cirkunov (14-5) vs. Jimmy Crute (10-0) - 36:20
  • 185 lbs - Marvin Vettori (13-3) vs. Andrew Sanchez (11-4) - 34:40


  • 265 lbs - Augusto Sakai (13-1) vs. Marcin Tybura (17-5) - 33:18
  • 265 lbs - Todd Duffee (9-3) vs. Jeff Hughes (10-2) - 29:23
  • 135 lbs - Louis Smolka (15-6) vs. Ryan MacDonald (10-1) - 29:08
  • 135 lbs - Cole Smith (7-0) vs. Miles Johns (9-0) - 28:53
  • 155 lbs - Kyle Prepolec (12-6) vs. Austin Hubbard (10-3) - 27:55
  • 135 lbs - Brad Katona (8-1) vs. Hunter Azure (7-0) - 27:16
  • 145 lbs - Chas Skelly (17-4) vs. Jordan Griffin (17-6) - 25:54


OFF TOPIC - 51:54
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Be sure to follow Eugene on twitter @EugeneSRobinson and on The Show Stomper!, Stephie can also be followed @CrooklynMMA, and on @MookieNCrookie, AND @LevelChangePod.

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