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UFC seeking massive increase in next TV rights deal, and not getting many early takers

The promotion is looking to nearly quadruple the value of its next broadcast deal, coming off a 7-year agreement with FOX. It doesn’t come as much of a surprise that …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2017, 12:16 am By
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UFC on FOX 26: Lawler vs. dos Anjos fight card

Take a look at the fight card and bout order for UFC on FOX: Lawler vs. dos Anjos on December 16th in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Exactly one month from now, …read more

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Posted on November 17, 2017, 1:16 am By
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UFC on FOX 26: Lawler vs. dos Anjos – Winnipeg – December 16

Date: December 16, 2017
Venue: MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba
TV: FOX/TSN/The Fight Network/UFC Fight Pass
Fight Card:
170lbs- Robbie Lawler (28-11) vs. Rafael dos Anjos (27-9)
145lbs- Ricardo Lamas (18-5) vs. TBA
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Posted on November 16, 2017, 1:16 pm By
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Bum thumb clouds Chris Weidman's UFC return - ‘It’s a unique injury’

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight champion Chris Weidman ended his three-fight losing streak earlier this year by submitting Kelvin Gastelum at UFC on FOX 25 (full video here). While …read more

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Ilir Latifi vs. Ovince Saint Preux booked for UFC on FOX 27

Light heavyweights Ovince Saint Preux and Ilir Latifi will clash at UFC on FOX 27 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The UFC’s first event in Charlotte, North Carolina since 2010 now …read more

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Ovince Saint Preux vs Ilir Latifi set for Jan. 27 in Charlotte

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently assembled an interesting light heavyweight match up for its upcoming UFC on FOX 27 mixed martial arts (MMA) show, set for Sat., Jan. 27, 2017 …read more

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Randa Markos-Juliana Lima Added to UFC’s Charlotte Return

Strawweights Randa Markos and Juliana Lima will square off when the Octagon returns to Charlotte in 2018. Markos and Lima have been added to UFC on FOX 27, which takes …read more

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Posted on November 14, 2017, 12:46 am By
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UFC On FOX 27: Charlotte Secures Ovince Saint Preux vs. Ilir Latifi

Light heavyweights Ovince Saint Preux and Ilir Latifi have agreed to square off at UFC on FOX 27, which takes place January 27 from Charlotte. Saint Preux (22-10) won his …read more

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Juliana Lima meets Randa Markos at UFC on FOX 27 in Charlotte

The UFC’s return to North Carolina after a nearly eight-year absence continues to build with the addition of a women’s strawweight bout.
Juliana Lima (9-4 MMA, 3-3 UFC) is set to …read more

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They've got their wish: Ovince Saint Preux meets Ilir Latifi at UFC on FOX 27 in Charlotte

It’s a little later than he initially asked for, but Ovince Saint Preux will get his wish – which initially was a wish made by Ilir Latifi.
Saint Preux (22-10 MMA, …read more

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Why Amazon could be the UFC’s ideal long-term broadcasting partner

With the UFC’s broadcast deal with FOX set to expire in 2018, one potential suitor could be Amazon. Editor’s note: The following is a guest column by veteran MMA journalist …read more

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Posted on November 8, 2017, 7:46 pm By
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Abel Trujillo on 'gimme fight' vs. John Makdessi at UFC on FOX 26: 'It's going to be a fatality'

Filed under: News, Radio Highlight, UFC, VideosYou know that familiar “he’s a tough opponent, I respect his skills” type of talk? Well, you’re not going to hear it from Abel …read more

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Westcott Meets Roberts at UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg

Sheldon Westcott (photo: Rob Trudeau)
UFC officials recently announced a Welterweight bout pitting the returning Sheldon Westcott against England’s Danny Roberts at UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg on December 16. …read more

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Gilbert Burns challenges, Olivier Aubin-Mercier accepts for UFC on FOX 27 in Charlotte

Gilbert Burns (12-2 MMA, 5-2 UFC) and Olivier Aubin-Mercier (10-2 MMA, 6-2 UFC) are looking to make life easy for UFC matchmakers.
With no trash talk needed, the two UFC lightweights …read more

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Posted on November 7, 2017, 4:16 pm By
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Roberts vs. Westcott, Blachowicz vs. Cannonier added to UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg

UFC on FOX 26 additions include a pair of fighters looking to build on recent wins and a replacement opponent making a quick turnaround.
UFC officials today announced that England’s Danny …read more

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Posted on November 7, 2017, 2:46 pm By
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Good night! Mike Perry vows to rock Santiago Ponzinibbio’s chin at UFC on FOX 26

A week before Mike Perry and Darren Till got into a yelling match cage-side at UFC Fight Night 118 following Till’s knockout win over Donald Cerrone, “Platinum” had inked a …read more

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UFC on FOX 28 Fight Card and Start Times

UFC on FOX 28
Date: February 24, 2018
Venue: Amway Center
Location: Orlando, Florida

UFC on FOX 28 News
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UFC on FOX 28 Fight Card

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Posted on November 6, 2017, 8:46 pm By
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UFC on FOX 27 Fight Card and Start Times

UFC on FOX 27
Date: January 27, 2018
Venue: Spectrum Center
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina

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UFC on FOX 27 Videos

UFC on FOX 27 Fight Card

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Posted on November 6, 2017, 8:46 pm By
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Joanna Jedrzejczyk: If Rose Namajunas wants to try it, ‘I will play on the ground and choke her out’

Joanna Jedrzejczyk first entered the UFC a little over three years ago, making an inauspicious debut on the early undercard of a FOX show. Eight wins later, it seems as …read more

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Posted on October 27, 2017, 4:16 pm By
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Did Brian Kelleher and Thomas Almeida agree to fight at UFC on FOX 26?

Filed under: News, UFCAfter his “Fight of the Night” victory at UFC Fight Night 118 over the weekend, Brian Kelleher made it clear he wanted to stay busy.
And it looks …read more

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Julianna Pena nearly named her daughter after the only woman to defeat her in UFC

Julianna Pena hasn’t fought since late January, when she suffered a surprising submission loss to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC on FOX 23. Pena has since revealed that her absence has …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum says Santiago Ponzinibio will “sleep” Mike Perry, “Platinum” responds

Kelvin Gastelum believes that Santiago Ponzinibio will “sleep” Mike Perry when the welterweight contenders square off at UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg on December 16.
The former Ultimate Fighter winner, …read more

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Mike Perry discusses Santiago Ponzinibbio fight: It’s redemption to beat the guy who beat the guy

When Mike Perry steps inside of the Octagon at UFC on FOX 26 on Dec. 16 live on FOX from inside Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Canada, he’ll have the …read more

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Mike Perry can't wait to put Santiago Ponzinibbio to sleep at UFC on FOX 26

“Fighting Ponzinibbio, I see another game opponent. I’m always looking for someone who can stand there and trade shots with me (and) who can take one or two of mine. …read more

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Antonio Rogerio Nogueira tests positive for banned diuretic, pulled from UFC on FOX 26

UFC light heavyweight Antonio Rogerio Nogueira has been flagged by USADA after testing positive for a diuretic. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is the latest fighter flagged by USADA.
The light-heavyweight …read more

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Antonio Rogerio Nogueira off UFC on FOX 26 over failed USADA test

‘Lil Nog’ is out of his fight with Jared Cannonier after testing positive for a diuretic. “Lil Nog” is the latest UFC fighter to be hit with a USADA drug …read more

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Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Pulled from UFC on FOX 26 Card

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira has been pulled from his planned bout with Jared Cannonier, which had been scheduled for Dec. 16 at UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg.
The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Flagged by USADA, UFC on FOX 26 Bout Off

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is the latest Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter to get flagged by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Nogueira was set to take on Jared Cannonier inside the …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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Antonio Rogerio Nogueira hit with potential USADA violation, pulled from UFC on FOX 26

A potential U.S. Anti-Doping Agency violation has forced Antonio Rogerio Nogueira out of December’s UFC on FOX 26 event.
Officials today announced Nogueira (22-8 MMA, 5-5 UFC) had been notified of …read more

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Antonio Rogerio Nogueira flagged for potential USADA violation, pulled from UFC on FOX 26 fight against Jared Cannonier

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is the latest UFC fighter to potentially fall by the sword of USADA.
Nogueira, a 17-year veteran commonly known by his nickname “Lil Nog,” has been pulled from …read more

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Mike Perry Doesn’t See Ponzinibbio Lasting Long at UFC on FOX 26

Mike Perry isn’t counting on going the distance with Santiago Ponzinibbio. On Dec. 16, Perry will take on Ponzinibbio inside the Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The bout …read more

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Mike Perry can't wait to put Santiago Ponzinibbio to sleep at UFC on FOX 26

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosGDANSK, Poland – If disaster strikes and one of headliners is forced out of Saturday’s welterweight bout at UFC Fight Night 118, there’s a ready-made replacement …read more

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UFC on FOX 26: Kenny Florian asks if ‘mentally broken’ Jose Aldo is still motivated to fight

Jose Aldo coughed up his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight title to Max Holloway at UFC 212, losing to “Blessed” via technical knockout in his home turf of Brazil earlier …read more

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UFC on FOX 26 tickets: Buy seats for ‘Lawler vs Dos Anjos’ on Dec. 16 inside Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg

Oh Canada!
UFC on FOX 26 tickets, available on Ticketmaster, go on sale tomorrow (Weds., Oct. 18, 2017) for subscribers to UFC Fight Club (join here), while those folks who subscribed …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2017, 3:16 pm By
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UFC on FOX 26 tickets on sale this week, and $316 Canadian gets you cageside

July 29, 2017; Anaheim, CA, USA; Robbie Lawler is declared the winner by unanimous decision against Donald Cerrone during UFC 214 at Honda Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY …read more

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UFC on FOX 26: Lawler vs. dos Anjos fight card

Check out the current fight card for UFC on FOX 26, which takes place in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada on December 16th. The penultimate UFC event of 2017 is a FOX …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2017, 12:16 am By
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UFC on FOX 26: Santiago Ponzinibbio has never seen Mike Perry fight, will knock him out anyway

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight power puncher Mike Perry has finished all eleven of his wins by way of devastating knockout, making him one of the most dangerous strikers in …read more

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Tyron Woodley: I feel like I’ve surpassed Georges and that’s why I want to go out there to fight him and prove it

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley will be facing the winner of the exciting UFC on FOX 26 matchup between Robbie Lawler and Rafael dos Anjos. Either opponent will make for …read more

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John Makdessi calls out ‘f--king punk’ Mickey Gall for injuring him in sparring

John Makdessi is furious with former sparring partner Mickey Gall. UFC lightweight striker John Makdessi will fight Abel Trujillo at UFC on FOX 26, but ‘The Bull’ was originally scheduled …read more

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UFC Star Julianna Pena is Pregnant

UFC bantamweight contender Julianna Pena is pregnant.
Pena hasn’t set foot in the Octagon since she lost to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC on FOX 25 in January, and now it looks …read more

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Sorry, but giving birth to a baby girl won’t stop Julianna Pena from kicking your ass

The women’s bantamweight division is (still) on notice. In the main event of UFC on FOX 23, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s bantamweight contender, Julianna Pena, succumbed to a second-round …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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UFC on FOX 26 Fight Card

The octagon will return to Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada on December 16 for the promotions UFC on FOX 26 fight card.
The fight card is already beginning to take shape with numerous …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2017, 3:17 am By
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UFC on FOX 26 Fight Card

The octagon will return to Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada on December 16 for the promotions UFC on FOX 26 fight card.
The fight card is already beginning to take shape with numerous …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2017, 3:17 am By
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Erick Silva vs. Jordan Mein added to UFC on FOX 26

The flurry of additions to UFC on FOX 26 continued into Friday afternoon, as a welterweight tilt between exciting veterans Erick Silva and Jordan Mein was officially announced for the …read more

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Aldo-Lamas, Ponzinibbio-Perry set for UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg

UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg has a few more big fights. The UFC’s return to Winnipeg is shaping up very nicely.
Former featherweight champion Jose Aldo will meet Ricardo Lamas …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2017, 7:46 pm By
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Dana White: Robbie Lawler-Rafael dos Anjos winner gets next shot at champ Tyron Woodley

TORONTO – UFC President Dana White today confirmed the recently announced UFC on FOX 26 main event between Robbie Lawler and Rafael dos Anjos is a title-eliminator in the welterweight …read more

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Three Major Fights Added to UFC on FOX in Winnipeg

The announcements just keep pouring in. The end of the year for the UFC is looking absolutely incredible. Just yesterday, a fight between Robbie Lawler and Rafael dos Anjos was …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Jose Aldo vs. Ricardo Lamas rematch co-headlines UFC on FOX 26; Perry-Ponzinibbio, Mein-Silva added

A featherweight rematch from a past title fight has been booked as the co-main event for the UFC’s return to Winnipeg in December.
Former featherweight champ Jose Aldo (26-3 MMA, 8-2 …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Champ Tyron Woodley responds to Rafael dos Anjos' interim title plea for Robbie Lawler fight

Tyron Woodley is one of many who doesn’t believe the newly announced UFC on FOX 26 main event between Rafael dos Anjos and Robbie Lawler should have an interim welterweight …read more

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Galore Bofando vs. Chad Laprise among additions to UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg

Jul 16, 2017; Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom; Galore Bofando (blue gloves) after defeating Charlie Ward (left) during UFC Fight Night at SSE Hydro. Mandatory Credit: Per Haljestam-USA TODAY Sports

Jul 16, …read more

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Robbie Lawler vs Rafael dos Anjos main event set for UFC on FOX 26 on Dec. 16 in Winnipeg

Sorry kid, you just got here.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will get his wish and collide with ex-welterweight kingpin Robbie Lawler in the 170-pound main …read more

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Posted on October 12, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Robbie Lawler Faces Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on FOX 26: Winnipeg

Former UFC champions Robbie Lawler and Rafael dos Anjos will square off against one another this December, the promotion announced on Thursday. Lawler and dos Anjos will meet in a …read more

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Posted on October 12, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Robbie Lawler vs. Rafael dos Anjos headlines UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg

July 29, 2017; Anaheim, CA, USA; Robbie Lawler is declared the winner by unanimous decision against Donald Cerrone during UFC 214 at Honda Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY …read more

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Robbie Lawler vs. Rafael dos Anjos set to headline UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg

Former UFC champs Robbie Lawler and Rafael dos Anjos will meet in the UFC on FOX 26 main event this December. The UFC’s return to Winnipeg will feature an outstanding …read more

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Posted on October 12, 2017, 4:46 pm By
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UFC’s exclusive negotiation period with FOX ends, promotion can field offers from other bidders

The UFC on FOX era could be drawing to a close.
Yesterday, the promotion’s exclusive negotiation period with FOX ended, which means it will now be able to negotiate with other …read more

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Posted on October 4, 2017, 2:46 pm By
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UFC free to shop around TV rights as exclusive negotiating period with FOX ends

A 7 year deal between the UFC and FOX is ending and the UFC is now free to negotiate with other potential broadcast partners. The exclusive negotiating period between the …read more

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Posted on October 4, 2017, 1:16 am By
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Report: UFC open to all TV deal offers after FOX negotiating period ends

The world’s largest mixed martial arts organization has hit the open market in search of a new TV broadcast deal. The next few months could get real interesting for fans …read more

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Posted on October 3, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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Edson Barboza Wants Fight With Anthony Pettis

UFC lightweight contender Edson Barboza (16-3 MMA) is riding high after earning a unanimous decision victory over Paul Felder at July’s UFC on FOX 16 event in Chicago.
The feared Brazilian …read more

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