UFC on FOX 23

Raphael Assuncao vs Aljamain Sterling

January 28, 2017 Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado, United States UFC FIGHT PASS EARLY PRELIMS 4PM/1PM ETPT, FS1 PRELIMS 5PM/2PM ETPT, FOX MAIN CARD 8PM/5PM ETPT

Raphael Assuncao def. Aljamain Sterling

Raphael Assuncao def. Aljamain Sterling via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

AlJo on judges who don’t score kicks, ‘How about I kick you in the leg?’


Top-ranked UFC bantamweight Aljamain Sterling is still trying to figure out just why he lost to Raphael Assuncao at UFC on FOX 23 back in January.

Pena, Sterling Facing Six-Month Suspensions


UFC on FOX 23 medical suspensions bench Julianna Pena, Aljamain Sterling following the "Shevchenko vs. Pena" mixed martial arts (MMA) event last Saturday night (Jan. 28, 2017) from inside Pepsi...

Cruz Shoots Down Assuncao Call Out

Former bantamweight titleholder Dominick Cruz wants to fight for the division title in his next bout, which means the recent challenge from UFC on FOX 23 victor Raphael Assuncao fell on deaf ears.

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Date: January 28, 2017

Raphael Assuncao Aljamain Sterling
40 age 33
5'5" height 5'7"
145 weight 135 lbs