Opponents Glover Teixeira and Ovince St. Preux Preview Their Upcoming Fight Together on 'Inside MMA'

Jul 29, 2015
(PRESS RELEASE) -- LOS ANGELES – With their headlining bout at UFC Fight Night 73 approaching, light heavyweights Glover Teixeira and Ovince St. Preux joined AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA tonight for dual satellite interview with series hosts Kenny Rice and Bas Rutten. During the unique discussion, Teixeira and St. Preux weighed in on each other’s strengths in the cage, how their Aug. 8 fight will finish and their hope to fight for the UFC light heavyweight title next. The full segment is available here:

Other highlights from tonight’s show include:

INSIDE MMA obtained exclusive comments from Reebok Senior Business Unit Director Michael Lunardelli discussing the new UFC sponsorship deal and fight kits, the uniforms UFC fighters now wear in the octagon:

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Frank Mir discusses his career resurgence and new approach to MMA training and strategy:

INSIDE MMA correspondent Ron Kruck catches up with UFC fighter and former WWE World Heavyweight Champion Phil “C.M. Punk” Brooks and former UFC Heavyweight Champion and four-time WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar for a feature on pro wrestlers in MMA:

Highlights from tonight’s broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY KICKBOXING 3 are available here, presented by AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello:

Official results from Legacy Kickboxing 3 are as follows:

Main Event – 135 pounds – Valentina Schevchenko (57-1) defeated Anke Van Gestel (31-9-3) via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27).

Light Heavyweight Quarterfinal – 209 pounds – Manny Mancha (12-2) defeated Fernando Almeida (10-6) via TKO at 0:41 in round two.

Light Heavyweight Quarterfinal – 209 pounds – Andres Van Engelen (9-1) defeated Danny Mitchell (4-2) via TKO at 0:52 in round one.

160 pound fight – Richard Abraham (7-2) defeated Daniel Kim (4-3-1) via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27).

147 pound fight – Sean Soriano (1-0) defeated Josh Glover (1-1) via TKO (retirement) at 0:10 in round three.

140 pound fight – Jordan Weiland (21-4) defeated Sam Mongonia (18-5) via majority decision (30-26, 29-27, 28-28).

155 pound fight – Nethaneel Mongonia (16-8) defeated Adam Edgerton (27-12) via split decision (30-27, 29-28, 28-29).


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