Veteran mixed martial artist and featherweight contender, Dan “50k” Ige put it all on the line against unbeaten Russian prospect Movsar Evloev at UFC Fight Night 207. After three rounds of back-and-forth action, it was Evloev who came out on top and bested Ige in every aspect of the fight.

The Russian mixed martial artist not only landed brutal flying knees and some precise combinations, but also excelled in the wrestling department.


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The UFC Vegas 56 co-main event drew reactions from fight fans on Twitter.

Fans React to Movsar Evloev overwhelming Dan Ige at UFC Fight Night 207

The American Top Team member tried to find his footing in the bout but sadly failed to keep his head above water.

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Ige’s critics ensured to use this chance against the mixed martial artist and point out his shortcomings. This fan believes Ige’s nickname is unfitting as he extended his losing streak to 3 in a row.

More jokes piled on as Twitter users came up with more memes on Ige.

Evloev’s punch after the bell didn’t go well with the UFC fans. This Twitter user voiced his frustration with the Russian.

Evloev’s performance impressed fellow mixed martial artist and Dan Ige’s teammate.

The unbeaten Russian indeed put on an epic show that saw him easily breeze past veteran UFC fighter. Will Evloev remain unbeaten, like a fellow compatriot in Khabib Nurmagomedov?


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Ige may have dropped yet another fight, but his warrior spirit was on full display. Despite taking multiple brutal shots, he lasted the full 15 minutes.


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