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UFC Vegas 28 Reactions & UFC 263 Picks | 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: Eugene S. Robinson, John S. Nash and 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 263: ADESANYA VS VETTORI 2!

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It’s time for another one 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 ‘Eugene S. Robinson Show Stomper!’ Podcast, and co-host of the ‘If The Shoes Fit’ Podcast, along with the indubitable John S. Nash, our chief financials columnist and co-host of our ‘Show Money’ Podcast... he is also one of the co-hosts of the ‘If The Shoes Fit’ Podcast; the trio is moderated by the lovely Stephie Haynes, of Bloody Elbow’s ‘The Level Change’ Podcast and ’The Mookie & Crookie Show’ Podcast.

The format of the show is to review the prior weeks’ picks & then to announce each fight on the upcoming card, quickly commenting on which fights are hot, and which fights are not, based on relevancy to the sport as a whole.

UFC VEGAS 28 REACTIONS – 1:07

Overall, this now 13-bout card saw two exhilarating first round finishes (including our Main & Co-Main events), four impressive KO/TKO’s, and eight solid decisions - two split, with one No Contest stoppage on the card. Rounding things out, bonuses for putting forth POTN efforts went to Jairzinho Rozenstruik and Marcin Tybura; FOTN honors went to Ponzinibbio vs. Baeza. What a night of fights we have to share with you, join us to discuss all the action...

Here’s a look at the UFC VEGAS 28: ‘ROZENSTRUIK VS SAKAI’ RESULTS & UPDATED FIGHT RECORDS:

ESPN+ MAIN CARD | SAT. JUNE 5

At 20:05 - 13. Jairzinho Rozenstruik (12-2) DEF. Augusto Sakai (15-3) – KO/TKO, G&P at of Rd 1

At 12:22 - 12. Marcin Tybura (22-6) DEF. Walt Harris (13-10) – KO/TKO, G&P at 4:06 of Rd 1

11. Roman Dolidze (9-1) DEF. Laureano Staropoli (9-4) – DEC, Unanimous

10. Santiago Ponzinibbio (28-4) DEF. Miguel Baeza (10-1) – DEC, Unanimous

9. Gregory Rodrigues (10-3) DEF. Duško Todorović (10-2) – DEC, Unanimous

ESPN+ PRELIMS
At 8:33 - 8. Montana De La Rosa (12-6) DEF. Ariane Lipski (13-7) – KO/TKO, G&P at 4:27 of Rd 2, Total 9:27

At 10:54 - 7. Ilir Latifi (15-8) DEF. Tanner Boser (19-8) – DEC, Unanimous

At 10:16 - 6. Muslim Salikhov (18-2) DEF. Francisco Trinaldo (26-8) – DEC, Unanimous

At 9:13 - 5. Kamuela Kirk (12-4) DEF. Makwan Amirkhani (16-6) – DEC, Unanimous

4. Alan Patrick (15-3) vs. Mason Jones (10-1) – NO CONTEST, Accidental Eye Poke at 2:14 of Rd 2, Total 7:14

At 8:33 - 3. Manon Fiorot (7-1) DEF. Tabatha Ricci (5-1) – KO/TKO, Punches (Standing TKO) at 3:00 of Rd 2, Total 8:00

2. Sean Woodson (8-1) DEF. Youssef Zalal (10-5) – DEC, SPLIT

1. Claudio Puelles (10-2) DEF. Jordan Leavitt (8-1) – DEC, Unanimous


UFC 263 PICKS – 25:19

At this point in the show we offer you our ‘disclaimer’ and then our trio will go about predicting the UFC 263 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+ PPV event will take place from the Gila River Arena, in Glendale, Arizona, this Saturday, June 12th., 2021.

Here’s a look at the fight card & records for the upcoming event via tapology.com (bout order subject to change):

UFC 263: ‘ADESANYA VS VETTORI 2’ (21 Cares)

ESPN+ MAIN PPV CARD | SAT. JUNE 12 - 10PM/7PM ETPT (12 Cares)
14. UFC Middleweight Championship: Israel Adesanya (20-1) vs. Marvin Vettori (17-3) - At 46:50, 3 Cares

13. UFC Flyweight Championship: Deiveson Figueiredo (20-1) vs. Brandon Moreno (18-5) - At 45:38, 3 Cares

12. 170lbs: Leon Edwards (18-3) vs. Nate Diaz (20-12) - At 44:00, 3 Cares

11. 170lbs: Demian Maia (18-10) vs. Belal Muhammad (18-3) - At 42:02, 3 Cares

10. 205lbs: Paul Craig (14-4) vs. Jamahal Hill (8-0) - At 41:20

ESPN/ESPN+ PRELIMS | 7PM/4PM ETPT (8 Cares)
9. 155lbs: Drew Dober (23-10) vs. Brad Riddell (9-1) - At 39:02, 2 Cares

8. 205lbs: Eryk Anders (13-5) vs. Darren Stewart (12-6) - At 37:02

7. 125lbs: Lauren Murphy (14-4) vs. Joanne Calderwood (15-5) - At 33:52, 3 Cares

6. 145lbs: Hakeem Dawodu (12-1) vs. Movsar Evloev (14-0) - At 30:00, 3 Cares

UFC FIGHT PASS EARLY PRELIMS | 6PM/3PM ETPT (1 Care)
5. 135lbs: Pannie Kianzad (14-5) vs. Alexis Davis (20-10) - At 29:26

4. 155lbs: Matt Frevola (8-2) vs. Frank Camacho (22-9) - At 27:24, 1 Care

3. 145lbs: Steven Peterson (18-9) vs. Chase Hooper (10-1) - At 27:05

2. 155lbs: Fares Ziam (11-3) vs. Luigi Vendramini (9-1) - At 26:51

1. 265lbs: Carlos Felipe (10-1) vs. Jake Collier (12-5) - At 26:26

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.

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