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Injury scratches Sara McMann from UFC on ESPN+ 13

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The “brutal” physical toll of training has left onetime UFC women’s bantamweight title challenger Sara McMann unable to fight at UFC on ESPN+ 13.
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Dana White Says UFC Fight Pass Will Get ‘Relaunch’ in Fall

While the ESPN+ streaming service seems to have garnered most of the attention since the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced its partnership with the Worldwide Leader, UFC Fight Pass isn’t going …read more

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Daniel Cormier, Israel Adesanya, among fighters nominated for Best MMA Fighter ESPY

It pays to be a “champ champ.”
On Wednesday, ESPN announced its nominees for the 2019 ESPY Awards ceremony, which takes place July 10 in Los Angeles. Traditionally, MMA fighters have …read more

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Ashley Yoder is taking life ‘day by day, hour by hour’ heading into UFC on ESPN+ 12

Though she had some personal difficulty heading into her bout versus Amanda Cooper this past November at UFC Fight Night 139, strawweight Ashley Yoder was able to overcome them and …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko vs. Liz Carmouche headlines UFC on ESPN+ 14

UFC flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko will have the opportunity to avenge the only stoppage loss of her MMA career. But it won’t be an easy time.
Shevchenko will face pioneering fighter …read more

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Posted on June 19, 2019, 1:46 am By
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Predictions! UFC ‘Greenville’ ‘Prelims’ Preview - Pt. 2

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing a bevy of “Prelims” fights to ESPN 2 this weekend (Sat., June 22, 2019) when UFC Fight Night 154: “Korean Zombie vs. Moicano” storms …read more

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Posted on June 19, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Sources: Shevchenko-Carmouche rematch set

Valentina Shevchenko’s second title defense will come Aug. 10 against Liz Carmouche — one of only two women she has lost to in her MMA career — sources told ESPN. …read more

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Posted on June 19, 2019, 12:46 am By
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UFC Greenville: Luis Pena admits challenges preparing for Wiman, but predicts 'bell-to-bell violence'

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At UFC on ESPN+ 12 on Saturday night, Matt Wiman will fight for the first time in 1,673 days.
The …read more

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Stream or download MMA Junkie Radio #2942 with Lyoto Machida, Rob Font, Brian Butler

Stream or download Monday’s episode of MMA Junkie Radio with guests Lyoto Machida, Rob Font and Brian Butler.
Font talked his upcoming UFC on ESPN+ 12 matchup with John Lineker. Machida …read more

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Posted on June 18, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Rob Font ready to take out John Lineker at UFC on ESPN+ 12 and move into title contention

For bantamweight Rob Font, his win over Sergio Pettis at UFC on FOX 31 last December might not have come in the manner he would have liked, but closing out …read more

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Predictions! UFC ‘Greenville’ ‘Prelims’ Preview - Pt. 1

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing a bevy of “Prelims” fights to ESPN 2 this weekend (Sat., June 22, 2019) when UFC Fight Night 154: “Korean Zombie vs. Moicano” storms …read more

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Posted on June 18, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Hernandez Vs. Trinaldo Set For UFC ‘San Antonio’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently announced the booking of a highly-intriguing Lightweight matchup that will see up-and-coming prospect Alexander Hernandez take on Francisco Trinaldo at UFC on ESPN 4 on …read more

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Eric Spicely replaces Bruno Silva against Deron Winn at UFC on ESPN+ 12 in Greenville

Eric Spicely’s UFC return is a done deal.
After being released from the promotion in 2018, the Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt re-signed with the UFC this past weekend.
Spicely (12-4, 2-4 …read more

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Highlights! Fury Obliterates Schwarz In The Second

Boxing’s best heavyweight fighter, Tyson Fury (28-0-1, 20 KOs), took care of business rather quickly last night (Sat., June 15, 2019) live on ESPN+ from inside MGM Grand Garden Arena …read more

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Posted on June 16, 2019, 5:16 am By
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Tyson Fury Destroys Tom Schwarz on ESPN+ and Calls Out Deontay Wilder

Tyson Fury was looking to score an impressive win to set up his ballyhooed rematch with Deontay Wilder and on Saturday night, he did just that. …read more

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Posted on June 16, 2019, 4:46 am By
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Time Check! When Will Fury And Schwarz Actually Fight?

Undefeated heavyweight sensation Tyson Fury (27-0-1, 19 KOs) will put his No. 1 ranking on the line later tonight (Sat., June 15, 2019) live on ESPN+ from inside MGM Grand …read more

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Time Check! When Will Fury And Schwarz Actually Fight?

Undefeated heavyweight sensation Tyson Fury (27-0-1, 19 KOs) will put his No. 1 ranking on the line later tonight (Sat., June 15, 2019) live on ESPN+ from inside MGM Grand …read more

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UFC Greenville Free Fight Video! Korean Zombie Scores Epic Twister Submission

Chan Sung Jung, better known by his infamous moniker “Korean Zombie,” will make his return to the Octagon at UFC on ESPN+ 12 on June 22 live on ESPN+ from …read more

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Time Check! When Will Fury And Schwarz Actually Fight?

Undefeated heavyweight sensation Tyson Fury (27-0-1, 19 KOs) will put his No. 1 ranking on the line later tonight (Sat., June 15, 2019) live on ESPN+ from inside MGM Grand …read more

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‘Fury Vs. Schwarz’ Fight Purses! ‘Gypsy King’ Expected to Bank $12.5 million

One of the best heavyweight boxers in the world today will return to action this evening (Sat., June 15, 2019) live on ESPN+ from inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in …read more

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How To Watch ‘Fury Vs. Schwarz’ TONIGHT On ESPN+

The always entertaining Tyson Fury (27-0-1, 19 KOs) will return to action later tonight (Sat., June 15, 2019) live on ESPN+ from inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, …read more

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Report: Hernandez takes on Trinaldo at UFC on ESPN 4

Lightweights Alexander Hernandez and Francisco Trinaldo are reportedly headed to San Antonio, Texas. A battle of generations is headed to the upcoming San Antonio card, in Texas. According to a …read more

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LIVE! Fury Vs. Schwarz Results , Streaming Fight Coverage

Britain’s undisputed Heavyweight boxing king, Tyson Fury (27-0-1, 19 KO), makes his inaugural ESPN+ appearance TONIGHT (Sat., June 15, 2019) inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, taking …read more

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Sergio Pettis out of UFC on ESPN 3 bout against Ricardo Ramos

Ricardo Ramos is in need of a new opponent for UFC on ESPN 3.
Sergio Pettis, who was scheduled to square off with Brazilian bantamweight on June 29 in Minneapolis, has …read more

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Report: Hall Draws ‘Shoe Face’ At UFC Vancouver

Former Ultimate Fighter standout and current middleweight contender Uriah Hall will make his return to the Octagon at UFC on ESPN+ 16 on September 14 live on ESPN+ from Vancouver, …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Weigh-in results and video: Tyson Fury 263, Tom Schwarz 245.5

Check out the weigh-in staredown for Tyson Fury and Tom Schwarz, which headlines a Top Rank on ESPN+ show on June 15th. Saturday’s heavyweight fight between Tyson Fury (27-0-1, 19 …read more

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Francis Ngannou tells us which 'Predator' scene his nickname comes from

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It sounds like a BuzzFeed quiz: What “Predator” scene are you?
If you’re UFC heavyweight Francis Ngannou, and …read more

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Rodriguez vs. Torres, Macedo vs. Ostovich among UFC on ESPN+ 14 fights in Uruguay

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Several new fights have made their way to the lineup for the UFC’s debut in Uruguay later this summer.
Among the new bouts are an …read more

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Posted on June 14, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Rafael dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards set as UFC San Antonio headliner

Rafael dos Anjos versus Leon Edwards is set as the headliner for UFC on ESPN 4 on July 20 in San Antonio, Texas.
After a lot of searching, false starts, and …read more

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Posted on June 14, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Dos Anjos Vs Edwards Headlines UFC San Antonio

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has found its main event to headline UFC on ESPN 4 on July 20, 2019 inside AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas.
According to Kevin Iole, Rafael …read more

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Posted on June 14, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Rafael dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards to headline UFC on ESPN 4 in San Antonio

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Former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will face standout Leon Edwards at UFC on ESPN 4.
According to Yahoo! Sports’ Kevin Iole, …read more

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Alexander Hernandez vs. Francisco Trinaldo Rebooked For UFC on ESPN 4 in San Antonio

Two top-15 lightweights in Alexander Hernandez and Francisco Trinaldo will throw down in San Antonio on July 20. …read more

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David Branch vs. Andrew Sanchez set for UFC on ESPN+ 16 in Vancouver

Former WSOF champion David Branch is back.
A middleweight fight between Branch and Andrew Sanchez is set for Sept. 14 at UFC on ESPN+ 16 in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Two people with …read more

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Uriah Hall vs. Antonio Carlos Junior on tap for UFC on ESPN+ 16

Middleweights Uriah Hall and Antonio Carlos Junior have agreed to fight at UFC on ESPN+ 16.
Two people close to negotiations confirmed the news to MMA Junkie following an initial report …read more

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Matt Schnell vs. Jordan Espinosa set for UFC on ESPN 5

The UFC isn’t done with the men’s flyweight division, and here’s more proof.
A freshly inked 125-pound bout between Matt Schnell and Jordan Espinosa is set for August 3 at UFC …read more

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UFC 238 prelims record company’s biggest television numbers since March

Saturday night’s UFC 238 prelims on ESPN did 964,000 viewers, the best mark for a UFC television broadcast in three months.
The show peaked at 1.2 million viewers for Tatiana Suarez’s …read more

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Posted on June 12, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Tatiana Suarez Reacts to Andrade/Zhang Report

It was reported Tuesday that Jessica Andrade is close to finalizing her first title defense, slated to be against Weili Zhang at UFC on ESPN+ 15 in Shenzhen, China. That …read more

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Watch MMA Junkie Radio here (8 p.m. ET) with Dan Ige, Punahele Soriano

MMA Junkie Radio kicks off tonight at 8 p.m. ET with special guests Dan Ige and Punahele Soriano.
Ige will meet Kevin Agiluar at UFC on ESPN+ 12 on June 22, …read more

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Alexa Grasso Details Her UFC 238 Win Over Karolina Kowalkiewicz

Alexa Grasso has a positive assessment of her performance against Karolina Kowalkiewicz. This past Saturday night (June 8), Grasso went one-on-one with Kowalkiewicz on the ESPN preliminary portion of UFC …read more

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Posted on June 11, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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UFC on ESPN 3: Chas Skelly says he's injured, out of Jordan Griffin fight in Minneapolis

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Chas Skelly’s hope for his first win in nearly two and a half years apparently will have …read more

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UFC 238 post-event facts: Jessica Eye's brutal KO loss comes with dubious distinction

Perhaps the most anticipated card of the year so far went down Saturday with UFC 238 at United Center in Chicago. It aired on pay-per-view following prelims on ESPN and …read more

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Posted on June 9, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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UFC 238 results and video: Sterling gets big win over Munhoz

Check out the results and highlights from the UFC 238 ESPN prelims, including Tatiana Suarez out-grappling Nina Ansaroff to win a unanimous decision. The ESPN part of the UFC …read more

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Posted on June 9, 2019, 2:16 am By
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UFC 238 Highlights! Kattar Steamrolls Lamas For First-Round TKO

Surging featherweight contender Calvin Kattar made the most out of his clash with former title challenger Ricardo Lamas on ESPN earlier tonight (Sat., June 8, 2019) at UFC 238 from …read more

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UFC 238 early prelims results: Chookagian, Xiaonan earn tough wins; Wineland scores KO

UFC 238 took place Saturday night at United Center in Chicago and streamed on ESPN+ pay-per-view following prelims on ESPN+ and ESPN. Below are recaps of the four fights that …read more

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Posted on June 9, 2019, 12:46 am By
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UFC 238 results and highlights: Xiaonan outguns Hill, Wineland KO’s Popov

Check out the results and highlights from the UFC 238 ESPN+ prelims, including a big knockout finish by Eddie Wineland. The ESPN+/UFC Fight Pass portion of the UFC 238 just …read more

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Chris Weidman moves up to 205lbs

One of the UFC’s former middleweight champions, Chris Weidman, is moving up a weight class the next time we see him compete.
According to Ariel Helwani of ESPN.com, Weidman will move …read more

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UFC 238 Start Time, TV Schedule, Who Is Fighting Tonight!

Remember, you MUST have a subscription to ESPN+ to order the UFC 238 PPV, so use THIS LINK to sign up to stream the event online! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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Posted on June 8, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Calvillo Out Of UFC Sacramento Due To Broken Foot

Cynthia Calvillo will not be making her walk to the Octagon at UFC on ESPN+ 13 on July 13 live on ESPN+ from inside Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, Calif., …read more

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Broken foot knocks Cynthia Calvillo off UFC on ESPN+ 13 card in Sacramento

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An injury has knocked a home-city fighter off next month’s UFC on ESPN+ 13 card.
Cynthia Calvillo (8-1 …read more

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Jessica Andrade opens up on carjacking incident

Earlier this month, UFC strawweight champion Jessica Andrade was carjacked at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Speaking to ESPN, the UFC titleholder opened up on this harrowing incident. Apparently, she …read more

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Posted on June 7, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Dana White updates on Conor McGregor: There’s ‘much more to this than people speculate’

Speaking to ESPN recently, UFC President Dana White updated on the fighting future of former two-division champ and MMA mega star Conor McGregor. The UFC boss explained that McGregor’s massive …read more

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UFC 238: Angela Hill plans to push Xiaonan Yan to breaking point

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CHICAGO – Angela Hill didn’t know she’d be making such a quick turnaround after winning a decision in late …read more

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Latest UFC 241 Fight Card, PPV Line Up

Event: UFC 241: “Cormier vs. Miocic 2”Date: Sat., August 17, 2019Location: Honda Center in Anaheim, CaliforniaBroadcast: Pay-per-view (PPV), ESPN, ESPN+

UFC 241 Main Event:
265 lbs.: UFC Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier vs. …read more

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Posted on June 6, 2019, 1:16 pm By
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UFC on ESPN 4

UFC on ESPN 4
Date: July 20, 2019
Venue: AT&T Center
Location: San Antonio, Texas

UFC on ESPN 4 Fight Card

Aleksei Oleinik vs. Walt Harris

Andrei Arlovski vs. Ben Rothwell

James Vick vs. Dan Hooker

Greg …read more

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UFC on ESPN 3: Ngannou vs. dos Santos

UFC on ESPN: Ngannou vs. dos Santos
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Date: June 29, 2019
Venue: Target Center
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

UFC on ESPN 3 Fight Card
Main Card (8 p.m. ET on ESPN)

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UFC on ESPN 5

UFC on ESPN 5
Date: August 3, 2019
Venue: TBD
Location: Sochi, Russia

UFC on ESPN 5 Fight Card

Cláudio Silva vs. Ramazan Emeev
Nasrat Haqparast vs. Joaquim Silva

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John Lineker vs. Rob Font 2 to co-headline UFC on ESPN+ 12 in Greenville

A bantamweight rematch between John Lineker and Rob Font will get prime placement at UFC on ESPN+ 12.
Two people with knowledge of the situation informed MMA Junkie of the booking …read more

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Posted on June 5, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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UFC Fight Night on ESPN+ 14

UFC on ESPN+ 14
Date: August 10, 2019
Venue: Antel Arena
Location: Montevideo, Uruguay

UFC on ESPN+ 14 Fight Card

Rogério Bontorin vs. Raulian Paiva
Ashlee Evans-Smith vs. Taila Santos

Raphael Pessoa vs. Ciryl Gané
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UFC Fight Night on ESPN+ 15

UFC on ESPN+ 15
Date: August 31, 2019
Venue: Shenzhen Universiade Sports Centre
Location: Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

UFC on ESPN+ 15 Fight Card

TBA
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UFC Fight Night on ESPN+ 16

UFC on ESPN+ 16
Date: September 14, 2019
Venue: Ziggo Dome
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands

UFC on ESPN+ 16

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UFC Fight Night on ESPN+ 17

UFC on ESPN+ 17
Date: September 21, 2019
Venue: Mexico City Arena
Location: Mexico City, Mexico

UFC on ESPN+ 17 Fight Card

Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Smith
Volkan Oezdemir vs. Ilir Latifi — CANCELED
Jimi …read more

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UFC Fight Night on ESPN+ 18

UFC on ESPN+ 18
Date: September 28, 2019
Venue: Royal Arena
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark

UFC on ESPN+ 18 Fight Card

TBA
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UFC Fight Night on ESPN+ 12: Moicano vs. Korean Zombie

UFC on ESPN+ 12: Moicano vs. Korean Zombie
Date: June 22, 2019
Venue: Bon Secours Wellness Arena
Location: Greenville, South Carolina

UFC on ESPN+ 12 Fight Card
Main Card (1 p.m. ET on …read more

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UFC Fight Night on ESPN+ 13: de Randamie vs. Ladd

UFC on ESPN+ 13: de Randamie vs. Ladd
Date: July 13, 2019
Venue: Golden 1 Center
Location: Sacramento, California

UFC on ESPN+ 13 Fight Card

Germaine de Randamie vs. Aspen Ladd
Urijah Faber …read more

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Former UFC fighter, Bare Knuckle FC champ Bec Rawlings signs with Bellator

Bec Rawlings is coming back to MMA.
Rawlings’ management, SuckerPunch Entertainment, announced on Wednesday that she has signed with Bellator. The confirmation comes one day after ESPN first reported the news. …read more

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New Rankings! ‘Lionheart’ Climbs To No. 3

Anthony Smith kept himself afloat in the light heavyweight title chase by finishing fellow title contender Alexander Gustafsson at UFC Stockholm last weekend on ESPN+ while also jumping ahead of …read more

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Predictions! UFC 238 ESPN ‘Prelims’ Preview

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing a bevy of “Prelims” fights to both UFC Fight Pass and ESPN this weekend (Sat., June 8, 2019) when UFC 238: “Cejudo vs. Moraes” …read more

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Johnny Walker targeting September return following recent shoulder surgery

One of the UFC light heavyweight division’s top prospects, Johnny Walker, is set to return to the Octagon this fall.
According to ESPN.com’s Ariel Helwani, Walker has been medically cleared to …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 11: Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Smith Recap

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MMAWeekly: The Low Down’s Jake Hattan recaps UFC on ESPN+ 11: Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Smith, Gustafsson’s retirement, and what’s next for Smith.
TRENDING > Nate Diaz …read more

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Johnny Walker Medically Cleared, Eyes September Return

The hottest prospect in the light heavyweight division is now cleared to make his anticipated return to the Octagon. ESPN reports that Johnny Walker has been medically cleared to return …read more

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Juan Adams has a message for Greg Hardy: “F**k you*

The UFC returns to San Antonio, Texas this summer for UFC on ESPN 4 and two of the biggest heavyweights on the roster are set to throw down when Juan …read more

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Predictions! UFC 238 Fight Pass ‘Prelims’ Preview

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing a bevy of “Prelims” fights to both UFC Fight Pass and ESPN this weekend (Sat., June 8, 2019) when UFC 238: “Cejudo vs. Moraes” …read more

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Henry Cejudo: Marlon Moraes better knock me out or put me to sleep, or else ...

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LOS ANGELES – There may not be much love lost between Henry Cejudo and Marlon Moraes, but …read more

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Daniel Cormier praises Alexander Gustafsson in wake of his UFC retirement

Longtime UFC light heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson called it a career, retiring in the Octagon at UFC on ESPN+ 11 on Saturday in Stockholm, Sweden. Many fighters were quick to …read more

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Daniel Cormier pays tribute to 'hammer' Alexander Gustafsson after retirement

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Daniel Cormier has nothing but respectful words for Alexander Gustafsson after his one-time title fight opponent retired from MMA …read more

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Video: What to make of Alexander Gustafsson's retirement at UFC Stockholm?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for and UFC on ESPN+ 11’s other key winners?)
Alexander Gustafsson retired from MMA competition following a submission loss to Anthony Smith in Saturday’s …read more

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Posted on June 2, 2019, 7:46 pm By
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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Anthony Smith and UFC on ESPN+ 11's other key winners?

(ALSO SEE: What to make of Alexander Gustafsson’s retirement at UFC Stockholm?)
After every event, fans wonder whom the winners will be matched up with next.
And with another night of UFC …read more

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Aleksander Rakic plans slow path to UFC belt, but already sees advantages over Jon Jones

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Aleksander Rakic has no intention of trying to rush into a UFC title fight before he’s completely ready. But …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 11 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Rare card with no $20k recipients

STOCKHOLM – Fighters from Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 11 event took home event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $122,000.
The program, a comprehensive plan that includes outfitting requirements, …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC on ESPN+ 11 with 'Rocky IV' and 'Bloodsport'

While it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song to accompany you to the cage is …read more

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Alexader Gustafsson calls retirement decision 'pretty much a done deal'

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On two occasions, three-time UFC title challenger Alexander Gustafsson called his decision to retire final. On the third, he …read more

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Anthony Smith's goal unchanged after Gustafsson upset: rematch Jon Jones

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UFC light heavyweight Anthony Smith will take the summer off to rest and recover from a busy year. Division …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 11 draws announced 14,319 attendance for $2 million live gate

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Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 11 event drew an announced attendance of 14,319 fans for a live gate of $2 …read more

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Posted on June 1, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Dana White engages in Twitter war with ESPN+ detractors

UFC President Dana White spent the majority of his Friday evening trading barbs with some recent ESPN+ detractors on Twitter.
It is not the first time that the brash UFC boss …read more

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Jon Jones doubts Alexander Gustafsson’s UFC retirement

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones doubts that Alexander Gustafsson will remain retired, despite making the announcement following a loss at UFC on ESPN+ 11 on Saturday in Stockholm, Sweden, …read more

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Jon Jones doesn't buy Alexander Gustafsson's retirement, but wishes him well if so

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Jon Jones doesn’t think Alexander Gustafsson’s retirement is legitimate.
Following Gustafsson’s (18-6 MMA, 10-6 UFC) submission loss to Anthony Smith …read more

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UFC Stockholm Bonuses! ‘Lionheart’ Nabs $50K For Main Event Submission

The action delivered on arrival earlier today (Sat., June 1, 2019) at UFC on ESPN+ 11 live on ESPN+ from inside Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden, as Anthony Smith put …read more

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Gustafsson Teases Retirement After UFC Stockholm: ‘The Show Is Over, Guys’

Following his fourth-round submission loss to Anthony “Lionheart” Smith earlier today (Sat., June 1, 2019) at UFC on ESPN+ 11 from Stockholm, Sweden, former light heavyweight title challenger Alexander Gustafsson …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 11 ‘Smith DEF. Gustafsson’ - SBN MMA Post-Fight Show

On this episode of the show, Zane Simon & Eddie Mercado of The 6th Round podcast joins Flyin’ Brian J to discuss the nights violence and nonsensical post-fight antics. This …read more

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Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Smith full fight video highlights

Watch Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Smith full fight video highlights from UFC Stockholm’s main event above, courtesy of ESPN.
UFC Stockholm: Gustafsson vs. Smith took place June 1 at the Ericsson …read more

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Twitter reacts to Anthony Smith's win, Alexander Gustafsson's retirement at UFC on ESPN+ 11

Anthony Smith scored the biggest victory of his career on Saturday when he went into enemy territory and defeated Alexander Gustafsson in the UFC on ESPN+ 11 main event.
In the …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 11 results: Anthony Smith submits Alexander Gustafsson, who says 'show's over' for him

Anthony Smith had one brief opportunity to take Alexander Gustafsson down and jump on his back late in a back-and-forth fight, and he wasn’t about to let it pass him …read more

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Video: Watch UFC on ESPN+ 11's post-event press conference on MMA Junkie

UFC on ESPN+ 11 took place today at Ericcson Globe in Stockholm, and as usual, you can watch a live video stream of the post-event news conference here on MMA …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 11 results: Aleksandar Rakic levels Jimi Manuwa with head kick KO

Aleksandar Rakic teed up the left head kick and landed it perfectly on the side of Jimi Manuwa’s head.
Manuwa (17-6 MMA, 6-6 UFC) was out before he hit the floor, …read more

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UFC Stockholm Highlights! Rakic Smokes Manuwa With 47-Second Head Kick

Aleksandar Rakic made the most out of his co-main event spot earlier today (Sat., June 1, 2019) at UFC on ESPN+ 11 live on ESPN+ from inside Ericsson Globe in …read more

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LIVE! Watch UFC Stockholm Post-Fight Presser Here!

As soon as the action wraps up later today (Sat., June 1, 2019) at UFC on ESPN+ 11 live on ESPN+ from inside Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden, fight fans …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 11 results: Teymur, Giagos pull off upsets; Amirkhani gets slick tap

The main-card grudge match that got lots of attention delivered good action and saw Makwan Amirkhani tap out Chris Fishgold.
Amirkhani (15-3 MMA, 5-1 UFC) submitted Fishgold (18-3-1 MMA, 1-2 UFC) …read more

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Highlights! Amirkhani Scores Slick Anaconda Choke At UFC Stockholm

Makwan Amirkhani regained considerable momentum earlier today (Sat., June 1, 2019) at UFC on ESPN+ 11 live on ESPN+ from inside Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden, when he put a …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 11 prelims: Santos, Camacho knockouts among early Stockholm highlights

In a matchup of debuting fighters that served as the featured preliminary-card bout at UFC on ESPN+ 11, Sergey Khandozhko picked up his first UFC win against Rostem Akman.
Khandozhko (27-5-1 …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 11 results: Lina Lansberg batters Tonya Evinger en route to wipeout on scorecards

Tonya Evinger began her fight with Lina Lansberg looking like she couldn’t wait to get the fight to the mat.
But when she actually got her wish, Evinger (19-8 MMA, 0-3 …read more

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