clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

UFC Fight Island 5 REVIEW & UFC Fight Island 6 PREVIEW | Care/Don’t Care Podcast

Sorry cry babies! It’s time for another of our infamous and patented Care/Don’t Care Podcasts, with your talent: the illustrious Eugene S. Robinson, the indubitable John S. Nash and our lovely & knowledgable co-host, Stephie Haynes. The format of the show is to review the prior weeks picks & then to announce each fight on the upcoming card, commenting on which upcoming fights are hot and which fights are not - for UFC FIGHT ISLAND 6!

If you buy something from an SB Nation link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement.

It’s time for another of our infamous and patented Care/Don’t Care Podcasts, with your talent: the astounding Eugene S. Robinson of ozy.com 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 ‘Ozy Confidential Podcast’, the indubitable John S. Nash, our chief financials columnist and co-host of our ‘Show Money 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 review the prior weeks picks & then to announce each fight on the upcoming card, commenting on which fights are hot, and which fights are not.

UFC FIGHT ISLAND 5 REVIEW - AT 1:08

ESPN+ MAIN CARD | SAT. OCT 10
At 7:39 - 13. Cory Sandhagen (13-2) DEF. Marlon Moraes (23-7) - KO/TKO, Spinning Wheel Kick at 1:03 of Rd 1

At 14:12 - 12. Edson Barboza (21-9) DEF. Makwan Amirkhani (16-5) - DEC, Unanimous

At 2:00 - 11. Marcin Tybura (20-6) DEF. Ben Rothwell (38-13) - DEC, Unanimous

10. Dricus du Plessis (15-2) DEF. Markus Perez (12-4) - KO/TKO, Left Hook at 3:22 of Rd 1

At 20:33 - 9. Tom Aspinall (9-2) DEF. Alan Baudot (8-2) - KO/TKO, G & P at 1:35 of Rd 1

8. Ilia Topuria (9-0) DEF. Youssef Zalal (10-3) - DEC, Unanimous

FOTN: ($50K ea.) NONE
POTN: ($50K ea.) 1. Joaquin Buckley 2. Cory Sandhagen 3. Chris Daukaus 4. Tom Breese

ESPN+ PRELIMS
7. Tom Breese (11-2) DEF. KB Bhullar (8-1) - KO/TKO, Power Jab & Hammerfists at 1:42 of Rd 1

At 26:19 - 6. Chris Daukaus (10-3) DEF. Rodrigo Nascimento (8-0) - KO/TKO, Hooks at 0:45 of Rd 1

At 21:20 - 5. Joaquin Buckley (11-3) DEF. Impa Kasanganay (8-1) - KO/TKO, Jump Spinning Back Kick at 2:03 of Rd 2, Total 7:03

At 21:16 - 4. Tony Kelley (7-2) DEF. Ali AlQaisi (8-5) - DEC, Unanimous

At 20:45 - 3. Giga Chikadze (11-2) DEF. Omar Morales (10-1) - DEC, Unanimous

2. Tracy Cortez (8-1) DEF. Stephanie Egger (5-2) - DEC, Unanimous

1. Tagir Ulanbekov (13-1) DEF. Bruno Silva (10-6) - DEC, Unanimous


UFC FIGHT ISLAND 6 PREVIEW - AT 29:19

At this point in the show we offer you our ‘disclaimer’ and then our trio will go about predicting the UFC Fight Island 6 bout sheet, leading their way up to our Co-Main Event, and wrapping up the C/DC quick-picks portion of the show with the Main Event. This UFC on ESPN+ event will take place from The Flash Forum on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE — aka: #UFCFIGHTISLAND, this Saturday night.

Here’s a look at the upcoming fight card & records, bout order subject to change:

UFC FIGHT ISLAND 6: ‘ORTEGA VS KOREAN ZOMBIE’ (15 Cares)

ESPN+ MAIN CARD | SAT. OCT 10 - 7PM/P4M ETPT
12. 145lbs - Brian Ortega (14-1) vs. Chan Sung Jung (16-5) - At 49:26, 3 Cares

11. 265lbs - Ciryl Gane (6-0) vs. Ante Delija (17-3) - At 44:53, 2 Care

10: 125lbs - Jéssica Andrade (20-8) vs. Katlyn Chookagian (14-3) - At 42:29, 3 Cares

9. 205lbs - Modestas Bukauskas (11-2) vs. Jimmy Crute (1-1) - At 41:17

8. 135lbs - Thomas Almeida (22-3) vs. Jonathan Martinez (12-3) - At 39:01, 1 Care

7. 170lbs - Claudio Silva (14-1) vs. James Krause (27-8) - At 35:48, 3 Cares

6. 155lbs - Mateusz Gamrot (17-0) vs. Guram Kutateladze (11-2) - At 35:05

ESPN+ PRELIMS | 4PM/1PM ETPT
5. 125lbs - Gillian Robertson (8-4) vs. Poliana Botelho (8-2) - At 32:48, 3 Cares

4. 185lbs - Jun Yong Park (11-4) vs. John Phillips (22-10) - At 31:44

3. 205lbs - Gadzhimurag Antigulov (20-7) vs. Maxim Grishin (30-8) - At 31:11

2. 135lbs - Said Nurmagomedov (13-2) vs. Mark Striegl (18-2) - At 30:42

1. 155lbs - Fares Ziam (10-3) vs. Jamie Mullarkey (12-3) - At 30:20

Be sure to follow Eugene on twitter @EugeneSRobinson, catch John on twitter @Heynottheface and on The Show Money Podcast, and of course you can catch Stephie @CrooklynMMA, and twice a week she’s on @MookieNCrookie AND @LevelChangePod.

If you would like to catch the show on our BE Presents YouTube Channel, join us here:

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: SoundCloud, YouTube, iTunes & Apple TV, iHeartRadio, Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play, TuneIn, 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.