UFC Fight Night 43 & 44 Picks & Preview from The Wrestling Observer Staff (Results)


The battle for bragging rights continue as the UFC puts on two shows in one day. I’ve been in first most of the way, but it gets interesting today, as Josh Nason and myself have picked the opposite on the opening three fights.

Let’s get it on!


Cub Swanson def. Jeremy Stephens via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 48-47)

Kelvin Gastelum def. Nico Musoke via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Nate Marquardt def. James Te Huna via submission (armbar) at 4:34 of round 1

Jared Rosholt def. Soa Palelei via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Charles Oliveira def. Hatsu Hioki via submission (guillotine) at 4:32 of round 2