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  1. Video: Wieczorek submits Bhullar with rare omoplata at UFC on FOX 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | MMAFighting.com

    But that's exactly what the Polish heavyweight did on Saturday, handing the previously undefeated Bhullar his first career loss with a second-round omoplata submission at UFC on FOX 29 in Glendale, Ariz. It is only the second omoplata submission in UFC history, following Ben Saunders 's August 2014 win over Chris Heatherly .

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  2. Jake Ellenberger fights Ben Saunders at UFC UticaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | BloodyElbow

    The veteran welterweight was expected to face Bryan Barberena , but a Barberena injury nixed that idea. Instead, Ellenberger will now take on Ben Saunders , UFC officials announced on Thursday .

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  3. Ben Saunders Steps in to Face Jake Ellenberger at UFC Fight Night 131Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | MMA Weekly

    An injury forced Bryan Barberena out of his June 1 bout against Jake Ellenberger within days of it being announced. Ben "Killa B" Saunders will now face Ellenberger at the Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, New York.

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  4. Ellenberger Draws Saunders For UFC UticaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | MMA Mania

    That was enough to get him booted from the top 15 where he remains unranked. Saunders put together an impressive 5-1 record over the past couple of years, but recently fell on hard times, succumbing to strikes against Peter Sobotta and Alan Jouban.

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  5. Ben Saunders Replaces Bryan Barberena at UFC Fight Night 131 Against Jake EllenbergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | Sherdog

    ... Arizona-based "Bam Bam" was forced out of the contest due to injury. Now, Ellenberger will meet veteran Ben Saunders on the bill. UFC Fight Night 131 is scheduled for June 1 at the Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, N.Y., headlined by a bantamweight ...

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  6. Ben Saunders steps in to fight Jake Ellenberger at UFC UticaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | MMAFighting.com

    After losing originally announced opponent Bryan Barberena to injury, "The Juggernaut" will now face replacement Ben Saunders in a welterweight bout at UFC Utica on June 1 at the Adirondack Center. Across three separate stints with the UFC, Saunders, 34, has compiled an 8-6 record, though he is just 1-2 since rejoining the promotion in January 2017.

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  7. See You In Six Months?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | MMA Mania

    ... for Emmett, who suffered a broken orbital bone in defeat. Joining him in the six-month club are Maryna Moroz, Ben Saunders, and Alex Perez, though all three fighters could be cleared to return much sooner if given medical clearance by an approved ...

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  8. UFC on Fox 28 Medical Suspensions: Josh Emmett, Ben Saunders Face Potential 180-Day BansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Sherdog

    ... showed the strike missed the head of the downed Emmett, the sequence sparked immediate debate. Veteran Ben Saunders , who also suffered a potent, second-round knockout loss at the hands of of Alan Jouban , also received a similar 180-day suspension ...

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  9. UFC on Fox 28 Salaries: Jeremy Stephens Leads All Earners with $126K PaydayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Sherdog

    ... Alan Jouban netted $80,000 on top of a $50,000 "Fight of the Night" bonus for his second-round knockout of Ben Saunders . Victorious under carders Sam Alvey and Rani Yahya both took home $92,000 for their respective stoppage wins over Marcin ...

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  10. UFC on FOX 28 salaries: Jeremy Stephens leads payroll with six-figure purseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | MMAFighting.com

    ... over Tecia Torres . In addition to their commission-reported salaries, Stephens, Ilir Latifi, Alan Jouban , and Ben Saunders also took home $50,000 fight night bonuses for their performances. A complete list of the UFC on FOX 28 salaries can be seen ...

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  11. UFC on FOX 28 medical suspensions: Josh Emmett potentially out 180 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | MMAFighting.com

    ... The three other fighters who received similar potential 180-day medical suspensions were Maryna Moroz , Ben Saunders , and Alex Perez . UFC on FOX 28 took place Feb. 24 at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. The night's main card aired live on ...

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  12. UFC on FOX 28 bonuses: Jeremy Stephens earns Performance of the NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | MMAFighting.com

    ... UFC career. For Fight of the Night, you have to go deep into the undercard, where welterweights Alan Jouban and Ben Saunders put on a show. The duo threw down for a round and a half before a Jouban left to Saunders' jaw ended things via knockout. ...

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  13. UFC on FOX 28 post-fight bonuses: Ilir Latifi puts OSP to Osleep, wins $50K extraRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | BloodyElbow

    ... it wasn't, and Stephens walked away with both the victory, and an extra $50k for his efforts. Alan Jouban and Ben Saunders might be getting long in the tooth, but boy do they still bring the heat. Both men went to work right away with kicks and ...

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  14. UFC on Fox 28 results, highlights: Jeremy Stephens crushes Josh EmmettRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | CBS Sports

    ... and finish things off, leading to the decision win for Griffin. Griffin is now 14-4 and 2-2 in the UFC. in Ben Saunders with a vicious left hook. After that, things slowed a bit with Angela Hill grinding out a unanimous decision win over Maryna ...

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  15. Alan Jouban Flattens Ben SaundersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | MMA Weekly

    Check out highlights from the welterweight bout between Alan Jouban and Ben Saunders at UFC on FOX 28 on Saturday in Orlando, Fla. On March 3, the UFC returns home to Las Vegas for a revamped UFC 222 fight card that features Cris "Cyborg" Justino putting her featherweight title on the line against Yana Kunitskaya in the main event.

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  16. UFC on Fox 28 Prelims: Brian Kelleher Upsets Former Champion Renan Barao in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | Sherdog

    ... standing elbow in the clinch. Black House standout Alan Jouban knocked out "The Ultimate Fighter" Season 7 alum Ben Saunders in the second round of their undercard tilt at 170 pounds. Saunders (21-9-2, 8-6 UFC) hit the deck 2:38 into Round 2, as he ...

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  17. UFC on Fox 28 results, highlights -- Stephens vs. Emmett: Updates, fight cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | CBS Sports

    ... Andrade vs. Tecia Torres -- Women's strawweight Ovince Saint Preux vs. Ilir Latifi -- Light heavyweight in Ben Saunders with a vicious left hook. After that, things slowed a bit with Angela Hill grinding out a unanimous decision win over Maryna ...

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  18. Video: Jouban notches 'KO of the Year' caliber win vs. SaundersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | BloodyElbow

    Alan Jouban and Ben Saunders are not just a pair of UFC welterweight fan favorites, but also good friends. These two delivered a terrific fight at UFC on FOX 28 in Orlando, Florida, with Jouban ending the contest with what has to go down as one of the best knockouts of the year.

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  19. Highlights! Jouban Sleeps 'Killa B' With One Punch At UFC OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | MMA Mania

    Welterweight veteran Alan Jouban took full advantage of his speed and power earlier tonight at UFC on FOX 28 from inside Amway Center in Orlando, Fla., when he put an end to fellow 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu fighter Ben Saunders via second-round knockout. Saunders didn't make things easy for Jouban as he repeatedly used his reach to land hard right hands on "Brahma."

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  20. UFC on Fox 28 results, highlights: Alan Jouban delivers early Knockout of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | CBS Sports

    Alan Jouban is starting his 2018 the right way. Despite being paired against one of his good friends in MMA on Saturday night at UFC on Fox Orlando in Ben Saunders, Jouban put on a class in striking in the preliminary card.

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