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Karolline Rosa Cavedo Signs UFC Contract, Expected to Debut in China on Aug. 31

Karolline Rosa Cavedo nearly made her Octagon debut at UFC 237 in Rio de Janeiro, but the short-notice weight cut proved to be too difficult to allow her to step …read more

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Posted on June 19, 2019, 2:16 am By
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VIDEO | Every finish from ONE: Legendary Quest

ONE Championship made a successful return to China, with ONE: Legendary Quest selling out the Baoshan Arena in beautiful Shanghai.
The biggest winner of the night was no doubt reigning ONE …read more

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Posted on June 17, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Video: Check out all the highlights from ONE Championship 97

“ONE Championship 97: Legendary Quest” was a solid night of action.
And while there were all sorts of highlights at Baoshan Arena in Shanghai, China, the biggest note was the long …read more

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USADA suspends UFC’s Hu 10 months

Chinese light heavyweight Yaozong Hu will not be eligible to fight at the UFC’s next event in China, which takes place Aug. 31. UFC light heavyweight Yaozong Hu has accepted …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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ONE Championship results: Yoshihiro Akiyama suffers debut defeat to Agilan Thani after four-year layoff

Japanese UFC veteran Yoshihiro Akiyama returned to action for the first time in four-and-a-half years in the middleweight co-main event of ONE Championship: Legendary Quest on Saturday in Shanghai, China, …read more

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Agilan Thani eyeing quick finish of Yoshihiro Akiyama

On Saturday, in the co-main event of ONE: Legendary Quest in Shanghai, China, Agilan Thani will look to spoil the ONE Championship debut of K-1 and UFC veteran Yoshihiro Akiyama …read more

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Jessica Andrade vs. Weili Zhang targeted for Aug. 31 UFC event in China

Jessica Andrade could have an opponent for her first title defense.
MMA Fighting’s Damon Martin and Guilherme Cruz confirmed with sources that Andrade (20-6) and Weili Zhang (19-1) have verbally agreed …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Watch the MMA Beat live today at 12 p.m. ET

Today on the show, we’ll discuss Bellator 222’s major storylines, UFC 238 leftovers, the strawweight title shot in China and more.
Watch “The MMA Beat” live today at 12 p.m. ET …read more

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Posted on June 13, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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ONE: ‘Legendary Quest’ Preview (Pt. 1)

ONE: “Legendary Quest” is set for this Saturday (June 15, 2019) inside Baoshan Arena in Shanghai, China. The card is headlined by an atomweight Muay Thai title fight but all …read more

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Posted on June 13, 2019, 3:46 am By
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Myanmar’s Phoe Thaw is pumped for first ONE bout outside of his homeland

Myanmar’s Phoe Thaw will step into the unknown on 15 June when he faces off against Indonesian veteran Victorio “Indra” Senduk at ONE: Legendary Quest in Shanghai, China.
This contest will …read more

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18-year-old Muay Thai star Alma Juniku breaks down Shanghai showdown with Stamp Fairtex

On Saturday, June 15, in the main event of ONE: Legendary Quest in shimmering Shanghai, China, 18-year-old Muay Thai star Alma Juniku will take on champion Stamp Fairtex for the …read more

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Rose Namajunas’ Team Responds To Jessica Andrade’s UFC China Booking

The MMA world was just handed the somewhat surprising news that Jessica Andrade will reportedly make her first title defense against Weili Zhang in China. Former champion Rose Namajunas’ team …read more

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Jessica Andrade vs. Weili Zhang UFC title fight headed to China on Aug. 31

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Jessica Andrade’s first UFC strawweight title defense will come in enemy territory against a surprising challenger.
It’s not a Rose Namajunas rematch, …read more

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Andrade vs. Zhang title fight nearly set for UFC Shenzhen

The UFC’s return to China is expected to feature a Chinese fighter challenging for the strawweight title. Jessica Andrade’s first defense of her UFC strawweight title is apparently going to …read more

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Posted on June 11, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Jessica Andrade Title Defense vs. Weili Zhang Nearly Finalized for UFC China on Aug. 31

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s return to mainland China will feature a title bout at the top of the card. …read more

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Posted on June 11, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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UFC announces return to China

UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts (MMA) organization, on Monday announced it will host its first event in Shenzhen on Saturday, August 31, at Universiade Sports Centre. UFC FIGHT …read more

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UFC Set To Return To China In August

The UFC is heading back to China on August 31 for an ESPN+ event. It will be the promotions third trip ever. Although no bouts have been announced, it is …read more

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Posted on May 20, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Yoshihiro Akiyama to make ONE Championship debut at ONE: Legendary Quest

Yoshihiro Akiyama, one of several high profile free agents recently singed by ONE Championship, will make his debut with the Singapore-based promotion at ONE: Legendary Quest in Shanghai, China on …read more

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Posted on May 20, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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UFC to return to China in August

The UFC is headed back to China.
Officials announced on Monday that the promotion will hold UFC Fight Night 157 at Universiade Sports Centre in Shenzhen, China on August 31. The …read more

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Posted on May 20, 2019, 3:46 pm By
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Yoshihiro Akiyama’s ONE Championship debut set for June

Yoshihiro Akiyama will return to action for his ONE Championship debut on June 20, co-headlining ONE: Legendary Quest in Shanghai, China, against former welterweight title contender Agilan Thani, the promotion …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC announces return to China in August

The UFC is about to make its third trip to mainland China in August.
The mixed martial arts promotion announced Sunday that a Fight Night card is scheduled for Aug. 31 …read more

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Posted on May 20, 2019, 1:16 pm By
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UFC on ESPN+ 15 set for Shenzhen, China on Aug. 31

The UFC’s focus on China as an expansion market continues, and Shenzhen is the newest city selected to host a live event.
UFC officials today announced that UFC on ESPN+ 15 …read more

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Posted on May 20, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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UFC returns to China with August event in Shenzhen

The UFC is investing a lot in China, which they call their “most important growth market.” The UFC has announced their next event in Asia, with the promotion returning to …read more

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Posted on May 20, 2019, 11:16 am By
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UFC to Hold Debut Event in Shenzhen, China, on Aug. 31

The Ultimate Fighting Championship will break new ground in mainland China this summer. …read more

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Posted on May 20, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Video: Taekwondo students brawl with gym staff in Chinese mall

A noise complaint sparks an all out brawl in Jiangsu province. Chaos reigned at a shopping mall in Jiangsu Province, China recently when a class of Taekwondo students threw …read more

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Feature: ONE investor linked to China’s oppression of ethnic Muslims

Karim Zidan and John S. Nash delve into Sequoia Capital, a primary backer for ONE Championship that also invests in surveillance technology that China uses to surveil its Muslim minorities. …read more

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Posted on May 2, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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URCC video: Philippines wins 3-on-3 brawl vs China, Zamboanga, Striegl keep belts

URCC hosted an insane 3-on-3 spectacle in the middle of other legitimate MMA bouts. URCC: Raw Fury was hosted Saturday night in Manila, and while they had five title fights …read more

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Posted on April 29, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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