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  1. Highlights! Legacy 42 features nine first round finishes in crazy night of knockout mayhemRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... was reportedly cageside, according to fight commentator Pat Miletich. Also on the card, former UFC striker Anthony Njokuani continued his Joe Stevenson-like slide, dropping his fourth fight in a row by split decision to Josh Quayhagen. Njokuani, 35, ...


  2. Legacy FC 42 Results: Josh Quayhagen Upsets UFC Vet Anthony NjokuaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    There wasn't much time for blinking Friday night at Legacy Fighting Championship 42 in Lake Charles, La., as only one of 11 fights went the distance. The lone fight to be left to the judges was the lightweight main event between local favorite Josh Quayhagen and UFC veteran Anthony Njokuani with Quayhagen taking the victory via split decision.


  3. Bellator Signs Tachi Palace Fights Welterweight Champion Chidi NjokuaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Sherdog

    ... subsequently confirmed the news with a promotion official. The younger brother of UFC and WEC veteran Anthony Njokuani , Chidi Njokuani captured the Tachi Palace fights 170-pound strap in his last appearance, taking a split verdict over Max Griffin ...


  4. The Beaten Path: 5 Top MMA Prospects to Watch in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | BleacherReport

    Last month , as we do every month , we told you about five young MMA prospects who had a chance to make a splash in April. If you watched those five fighters fight, you saw four wins , two submissions and one knockout from five of the best young up-and-comers in the game.


  5. Beyond the Octagon: UFC vet Njokuani taps outRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    While it was a busy weekend for big MMA, with WSOF, Bellator, and of course the UFC all running shows, it was relatively quiet on the regional circuit. Nevertheless, a pair of mainstay organizations played host to some familiar names... At Friday's Legacy FC 38 out of Texas, Anthony Njokuani , fighting outside the Zuffa umbrella for the first time in nearly seven years, looked to rebound from the two-fight slump that saw him released from the UFC last October.


  6. Legacy 38 video highlights: Knockouts galore and one of the greatest...Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship and World Extreme Cagefighting standout Anthony Njokuani was hoping to return to the win column at Legacy Fighting Championship 38 -- and after two dominant rounds over Dave Burrow, it seemed "The Assassin" was well on his way to victory. In a stunning turnaround in the third frame, Burrow latched on to a fight-ending armbar -- his fifth straight victory via the submission.


  7. Daron Cruickshank vs. Beneil Dariush scheduled for UFC 185Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Cage Pages

    ... his stint on the fifteenth season of The Ultimate Fighter. He holds notable wins over Yves Edwards and Anthony Njokuani, as well as highlight-reel knockouts over Eric Koch and Team Faber teammate, Mike Rio. Dariush is currently riding a 2-fight ...


  8. RFA 22 recap.Read the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... (10-4) took on Chidi "Chidi Bang Bang" Njokuani (12-4, 1NC), the younger brother of former UFC fighter Anthony Njokuani . For Smith, this was the first time since May 2012 that he was fighting more than once for a single promotion. After fighting ...


  9. Gunslinger: Cowboy Cerrone and UFC Fight Night 59Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... of Fire banner, Cerrone submitted the first seven opponents of his career, including the lethal-striking Anthony Njokuani in 2007. That same year, Cerrone would find himself in the big leagues of the World Extreme Cagefighting promotion. The WEC, ...