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UFC 234: Whittaker vs. Gastelum bout order finalized

Here’s what next month’s UFC 234 fight card and bout order looks like. The UFC’s first pay-per-view of the year is Saturday, February 9th in Melbourne, Australia and the middleweight …read more

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Posted on January 16, 2019, 1:46 am By
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Charles Rosa vs. Lando Vannata among new bookings for finalized UFC 234 lineup

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With three fresh fights, it appears the lineup for next month’s UFC 234 event in Australia is complete.
New lightweight …read more

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Whittaker & Adesanya Open As Early UFC 234 Favorites

The early betting odds are in for UFC 234. UFC 234 takes place inside the Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia on Feb. 9. In the main event, Robert Whittaker …read more

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Wimp 2 Warrior program details North America, Europe expansion with John Kavanagh

The Wimp 2 Warrior program that started in Australia is making major progress in other parts of the world, including North America and Europe.
The organization today announced Scott Viscomi will …read more

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Sodiq Yusuff Overcame Family Tragedy to Win UFC Debut in Adelaide

Sodiq Yusuff made his Octagon debut in Australia at UFC Fight Night 142, where he scored a first round finish over Suman Moktahrian on the evening’s main card. …read more

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UFC releases official poster for UFC 234

Two big middleweight bouts are set for UFC 234, and the company has released the official poster for its return to Australia in 2019.
Reining 185-pound champion Robert Whittaker is set …read more

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Watch last weekend’s UFC 234 press conference

Robert Whittaker, Kelvin Gastelum, and Israel Adesanya were all on hand in Adelaide, Australia this last weekend to promote their upcoming fights on February’s UFC 234 PPV card. UFC 234 …read more

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Israel Adesanya Does His Best Anderson Silva Impersonation in Solo Staredown

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Israel Adesanya was in Australia to promote his upcoming UFC 234 bout with the legendary Anderson Silva. While main eventers Robert Whittaker and Kelvin Gastelum were both …read more

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Shogun Rua Discusses Title Shot Opportunity & MMA Future

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua picked up the upset victory at UFC Adelaide over sizable favorite Tyson Pedro in front of Pedro’s home country of Australia and made one thing crystal clear: …read more

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Posted on December 3, 2018, 3:16 am By
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UFC Fight Night 142 post-event facts: 'Shogun' Rua is an all-time great finisher

The UFC made its 13th stop in Australia on Saturday with UFC Fight Night 142, which took place at Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide and airs on FS1 following early …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC Fight Night 142 Adelaide/TUF 28 Finale - The 6th Round Post-Fight Show

Zane Simon & Dayne Fox are back to recap this week’s UFC Adelaide, Australia event with hot takes, possible next fights, and results from the main, featuring Junior dos Santos …read more

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Posted on December 2, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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UFC Fight Night 142 draws reported 8,652 attendance in Australia

UFC Fight Night 142 event drew an announced attendance of 8,652 fans in Australia, earning a live gate of $1,403,303 AUD (approx. $1,026,937 USD).
UFC officials announced the totals following the …read more

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Posted on December 2, 2018, 8:16 am By
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‘Shogun’ Rua Earns 8th Post Fight Bonus at UFC Fight Night in Adelaide

Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua was one of the biggest underdogs going into Saturday night’s card in Australia and he left with a third round TKO victory and an extra $50,000 in …read more

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Posted on December 2, 2018, 7:46 am By
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UFC Adelaide post-fight bonuses: Shogun gets gutsy win for POTN honors

Check out our breakdown of the post-fight bonuses from UFC Fight Night: Dos Santos vs. Tuivasa from Adelaide, Australia. The Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide, Australia was home to a …read more

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Posted on December 2, 2018, 7:16 am By
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UFC Fight Night 142 early main card results: Martin, Yusuff, Crute shine with finishes

UFC Fight Night 142 took place Saturday at Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide, Australia and aired on FS1 following early prelims on UFC Fight Pass. Below is a recap of …read more

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UFC Adelaide results: Sodiq Yusuff rolls over Suman Mokhtarian

Sodiq Yusuff came into his official UFC debut with a reputation for fast and accurate hands.
And he’ll leave Australia with that reputation intact.
The Contender Series grad picked apart Sydney’s …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC Adelaide Results: Tony Martin puts Jake Matthews to sleep (VIDEO)

A welterweight bout between Tony Martin and Australia’s own Jake Matthews took place on tonight’s UFC Adelaide main card.
Jake Matthews entered tonight’s contest on a three-fight win streak, his …read more

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UFC Fight Night 142 prelims results: Aleksei Kunchenko hits 20-0 as all fights go to decision

UFC Fight Night 142 took place Saturday at Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide, Australia and aired on FS1 following early prelims on UFC Fight Pass. Below is a recap of …read more

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UFC Adelaide Results: JDS vs. Tuivasa

UFC Adelaide goes down from the Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide, Australia tonight (Sat. December 1, 2018). In the main event, former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos will return …read more

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9 reasons to watch UFC Fight Night 142 with ex-champs vs. rising Australian stars

The UFC is in Australia on Saturday for UFC Fight Night 142. The evening’s headlining bout features a rising star from that country, Tai Tuivasa, who puts his unbeaten record …read more

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Posted on November 30, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Junior dos Santos vs. Tai Tuivasa Official As All Fighters Make Weight for UFC Adelaide

Heavyweights Junior dos Santos and Tai Tuivasa had no problem making weight for their main event showdown at UFC Fight Night in Adelaide, Australia this weekend.
The former heavyweight champion hit …read more

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Posted on November 30, 2018, 10:16 am By
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Video: UFC Fight Night 142 media day face-offs

The UFC is back in Australia this weekend, and the card’s featured participants came face-to-face today in Adelaide.
UFC Fight Night 142 takes place Saturday at Adelaide Entertainment Centre. The card …read more

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UFC Fight Night 142 pre-event facts: Junior Dos Santos is heavyweight knockdown king

The UFC makes its 13th stop in Australia on Saturday with UFC Fight Night 142, which takes place at Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide and airs on FS1 following early …read more

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UFC Adelaide face-off video: Junior Dos Santos, Tai Tuivasa can't keep a straight face

UFC Fight Night 142 fight week is going down in Australia and the first set of fighter face-off has already taken place.
At the conclusion of open workouts, the athletes got …read more

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Anderson Silva: Dana Promised Title Shot With Win Over Adesanya

Israel Adesanya and Anderson Silva will square off at UFC 234 in Melbourne, Australia on February 9th in what will possibly serve as the co-main event for the pay per …read more

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Dana White Q&A: Australia is a 'rough and tough' country

UFC President Dana White is an unabashed fan of Australia. He has big plans for the fight game Down Under moving forward, as revealed to Sam Bruce in this exclusive …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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Anderson Silva vs. Israel Adesanya Agreed for UFC 234 in Australia

A middleweight bout between former champion Anderson Silva and fast rising star Israel Adesanya is currently in the works for UFC 234 in Australia on Feb. 9.
UFC president Dana White …read more

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Israel Adesanya says Dana White now on board with his future plan: ‘I sold him the idea’

Israel Adesanya is making moves.
The budding UFC middleweight star sat down with UFC president Dana White recently in Sydney, Australia and together they both laid out a plan for his …read more

Source:: MMAFighting