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PFL 2019, Playoffs 2 live results (8 p.m. ET)

The PFL is back in action with their second playoff event of 2019.
Thursday night, the lightweights and featherweights take center stage at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.
The …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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PFL 8 playoff results

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MMA Fighting has PFL 8 results for the PFL playoff event Thursday night at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.
The …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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PFL lightweight champion Natan Schulte plots potential path to 2019 final

PFL’s 2018 lightweight champion and 2019 tournament No. 1 seed,Natan Schulte, is all set for a big night in Las Vegas as he prepares for the lightweight playoffs Thursday at …read more

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PFL bans Ali Abdelaziz from events pending resolution of battery case

Controversial manager Ali Abdelaziz has been barred from Professional Fighters League events pending the legal resolution of an incident at a recent card in Las Vegas.
Abdelaziz was cited for battery …read more

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PFL 2019, Playoffs 2 weigh-in results: All fighters make weight

It’s all systems go for the second week of the PFL playoffs.
All 16 fighters for Thursday’s event at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas hit their marks as …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2019, 1:46 am By
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Colby Covington says he will be talking to Trump about deporting Ali Abdelaziz

Colby Covington and Ali Abdelaziz have a storied past. The two gotta into it with each other at a buffet in Las Vegas, and have since traded jabs at each …read more

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Cody Crowley: The future face of Zuffa Boxing?

At 16 years old, Cody Crowley traveled to Las Vegas and snuck into the World MMA Awards. In the midst of all the excitement and fanfare, the young boxer met …read more

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Tickets on sale this week for UFC 245 with three title fights in Las Vegas

The UFC will close out its pay-per-view schedule for 2019 with a top-heavy card in its home base, like usual.
UFC 245 is set for Dec. 14 at T-Mobile Arena in …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2019, 12:16 am By
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UFC announces championship triple-header for UFC 245 in Las Vegas

UFC’s final Pay-Per-View event of 2019 will feature three blockbuster world championship bouts. In a highly anticipated welterweight championship grudge match, Kamaru Usman defends against No. 2 ranked contender Colby …read more

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PFL president Ray Sefo happy with 2019 playoffs in Las Vegas so far, has sights set on city for 2020

LAS VEGAS – After a successful night in Las Vegas, PFL president Ray Sefo is confident fans will be seeing many more events there.
The promotion’s first event in its 2019 …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Manager Ali Abdelaziz faces two separate battery charges in Las Vegas

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Prominent MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz is accused of battery in two separate cases in Las Vegas, one of which is scheduled to go before a …read more

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Police: Ali Abdelaziz punched Abe Kawa 'in his face with a closed fist' at PFL event in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS – According to Las Vegas police, Ali Abdelaziz struck fellow MMA manger Abe Kawa “in his face with a closed fist” at this past weekend’s PFL 2019, Playoffs …read more

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Ray Cooper III and Kayla Harrison among fighters advancing to PFL Championship

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LAS VEGAS, N.V. – October 11, 2019 – The 2019 Professional Fighters League (PFL) Playoffs kicked off at MGM’s Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas with welterweight and …read more

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VIDEO | Anthony Pettis and Ali Abdelaziz allegedly separated by police

Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and Dominance MMA owner Ali Abdelaziz were forced to be separated at last night’s PFL event in Las Vegas.
Late yesterday evening reports surfaced that …read more

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Reports: MMA Managers Ali Abdelaziz, Abe Kawa in Backstage Scuffle During PFL Event

Two of mixed martial arts’ most well-known managers were allegedly involved in a brief altercation on Friday night during the Professional Fighters League card in Las Vegas. …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz, Abe Kawa involved in backstage altercation at PFL playoffs event in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS – Ali Abdelaziz and Abe Kawa were involved in a backstage incident Friday night at PFL 2019, Playoffs 1.
Multiple eyewitnesses, who asked to remain anonymous, told MMA Junkie …read more

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PFL welterweight and women's lightweight playoffs: Live recaps and reactions

Defending PFL welterweight champion Magomed Magomedkerimov and women’s lightweight standout Kayla Harrison are among those vying for a spot in the PFL finals. Follow along live from Las Vegas. …read more

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PFL 2019, Playoffs 1 live results

PFL 2019, Playoffs 1 takes place Friday in Las Vegas, and you can join us for live results of all of the action.
The event marks the start of the playoffs …read more

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Posted on October 11, 2019, 11:46 pm By
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Brendan Loughnane aims to rival PFL front-runner Kayla Harrison

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Brendan Loughnane’s debut has been the key talking point of tonight’s PFL event at the Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas and the surging English featherweight believes that in time …read more

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Kayla Harrison gets new opponent 24 hours ahead of PFL 7

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Two-time Olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison will face a new opponent at PFL 7 on Friday night in Las Vegas after Genah Fabian was pulled from …read more

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Off Guard: Brendan Loughnane feels no hatred toward Dana White, at home in PFL

LAS VEGAS – The PFL returns to Las Vegas on Friday at Mandalay Bay Events Center, with British featherweight Brendan Loughnane set to make his promotional debut in a featured …read more

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Off Guard: Johnny Case thriving in Vegas ahead of Rizin FF lightweight GP

Johnny Case has moved to Las Vegas, and he’s feeling the benefits as he prepares to take on the best lightweights Rizin has to offer during their lightweight grand prix …read more

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Posted on October 8, 2019, 10:16 am By
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Israel Adesanya vs. Paulo Costa targeted for March PPV in Las Vegas

Israel Adesanya will have his first title defense against Paulo Costa this March in Las Vegas.
Sources told BJPENN.com the two camps are in preliminary talks and a date has …read more

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Conor McGregor takes a shot at Khabib Nurmagomedov one year after UFC 229

Former two-weight UFC champion Conor McGregor has taken a shot at his UFC 229 opponent Khabib Nurmagomedov, one year after their iconic Lightweight Championship clash in Las Vegas.
McGregor, who hasn’t …read more

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Brendan Loughnane’s PFL Debut Set for Oct. 11 in Las Vegas

Brendan Loughnane will fight for the first time since being shunned by Dana White on the Contender Series earlier this summer when he makes his Professional Fighters League debut against …read more

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Brendan Loughnane on PFL debut: 'I'm coming for straight savagery and knockouts'

British featherweight Brendan Loughnane has his first PFL assignment, and the 29-year-old cannot wait to get over to Las Vegas and put on a show on prime time television.
As first …read more

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Three title fights now official for December’s UFC 245 event

UFC 245 officially has three title fights as it was announced that Kamaru Usman will be defending his welterweight title at the December 14 event in Las Vegas.
‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ …read more

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Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington Official for UFC 245 Headliner in Las Vegas

A long-rumored welterweight championship showdown between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington is finally official for UFC 245. …read more

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Report: Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington signed for UFC 245

A third title bout has been added to the UFC 245 fight card on Dec. 14 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. After extended negotiations, Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington …read more

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Thiago Santos coach believes Jon Jones won’t fight ‘so reckless’ after close win

Thiago Santos went the distance with Jon Jones at UFC 239 in Las Vegas. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

RIO DE JANEIRO — Jon Jones has had two rematches …read more

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Tony Ferguson wants Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 245

Top-ranked UFC lightweight contender Tony Ferguson wants to fight UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 245.
The UFC’s year-end card takes place December 14 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, …read more

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PI prep: Rockets' Russell Westbrook, James Harden ready to shoot lights out

Apparently Russell Westbrook and James Harden can throw bombs on and off the basketball court.
The Houston Rockets paid a visit to the UFC Performance Institute in Las Vegas, where Westbrook …read more

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Russian Welterweight Nikolay Aleksakhin Set for PFL Debut on Oct. 11

Nikolay Aleksakhin, who signed a contract with the Professional Fighters League a month ago, will make his promotional debut on Oct. 11 in Las Vegas. …read more

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Robbie Lawler vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio In The Works For UFC 245

Robbie Lawler could be on his way to Las Vegas for a showdown with Santiago Ponzinibbio. MMAJunkie.com reports that Lawler vs. Ponzinibbio is being targeted for UFC 245. While nothing …read more

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Robbie Lawler vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio Targeted for UFC 245 in Las Vegas

A welterweight clash pitting Robbie Lawler against Santiago Ponzinibbio is in the works for UFC 245. …read more

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Robbie Lawler vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio targeted for UFC 245 in Las Vegas

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Colby Covington def. Robbie Lawler at UFC on ESPN 5: Best photos

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Two of the welterweight division’s most devastating strikers are expected to throw down at the UFC’s final …read more

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Video: Watch Georges St-Pierre and Anderson Silva square off in Las Vegas

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Watch Georges St-Pierre and Anderson Silva face off in Las Vegas to promote a new brand of fitness products. The superfight …read more

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Andy Ruiz Jr takes aim at Tyson Fury following Otto Wallin performance

Andy Ruiz Jr bashed Tyson Fury on Twitter after ‘The Gypsy King’ defeated Otto Wallin on Saturday evening in Las Vegas. Fury took home the unanimous decision victory against his …read more

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Georges St-Pierre names his top pound-for-pound fighters in MMA

Former UFC welterweight and middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre was in Las Vegas this weekend for a special promotion, and he was asked the question of who he believes are the …read more

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VIDEO | Georges St-Pierre and Anderson Silva square off in Las Vegas

UFC fans always wanted to see a superfight between Georges St-Pierre and Anderson Silva, but it’s a fight that never happened. With GSP now retired and Silva nearing the end …read more

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PHOTO | Tyson Fury suffers horrific cut during Otto Wallin fight

Heavyweight boxing superstar Tyson Fury defeated Otto Wallin via points on Saturday night in Las Vegas, but he suffered a horrific cut during the fight.
Check out a picture of the …read more

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Father bashes Tyson Fury for performance against Otto Wallin

‘The Gypsy King’ faced Otto Wallin in the heavyweight boxing match on Saturday evening at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Despite being impaired by a gash above his eye …read more

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Tyson Fury reacts to points win over Otto Wallin

Tyson Fury maintained his undefeated record by beating Otto Wallin to a points win on Saturday evening.
The Boxers collided at the T-Mobile arena in Las Vegas. Tyson Fury was the …read more

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Time Check! When Will Fury And Wallin Actually Fight?

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The heavyweight action returns to the ring later tonight (Sat., Sept. 14, 2019) live on ESPN+ from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, …read more

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Posted on September 14, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Jeff Hughes on Todd Duffee: ‘He goes out there and tries to hit home runs or he strikes out, there’s no in between’ 

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Jeff Hughes had no idea he was fighting Todd Duffee when they crossed paths this summer in Las Vegas.
The Ohio native was helping teammate …read more

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UFC 245 could feature three title fights

The UFC’s year-end pay-per-view card this December in Las Vegas, UFC 245, could potentially feature three title fights on it for a true blockbuster end to 2019.
ESPN’s Ariel Helwani speculated …read more

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Posted on September 11, 2019, 4:16 am By
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Politicians Want ‘Outdated’ Octagon Girls Banned From UFC

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Octagon girls, surely a welcome sight in a city like Las Vegas — home base of the world’s largest mixed martial …read more

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Posted on September 10, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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UFC 242 free fight: Relive Khabib Nurmagomedov's victory over Conor McGregor

UFC 229 is an evening few who witnessed will ever forget.
Khabib Nurmagomedov’s UFC lightweight title defense against Conor McGregor at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Oct. 6, 2018 was …read more

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PFL Season 2 Playoffs Set with Three October Events at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas

The Professional Fighters League Season 2 playoffs will commence with a series of three events in October. …read more

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Posted on September 4, 2019, 2:16 am By
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PFL 2019 playoffs set for three October events in Las Vegas

After four months of regular-season action, 44 fighters have carved out spots in the PFL Season 2 playoffs.
MMA Junkie has learned from PFL sources the company will hold a trio …read more

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Posted on September 4, 2019, 1:16 am By
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This Day in MMA History: Sept. 1

UFC 151 was scheduled to take place on Sept. 1, 2012, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. …read more

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Posted on September 1, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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UFC anti-trust case: Key takeaways after week of expert testimony

Not a punch was thrown in Las Vegas this week in the anti-trust case against the UFC. But there was still a big fight with potentially huge ramifications for the …read more

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Posted on August 31, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Dana White's Contender Series 26: Grading the winners

Dana White’s Contender Series 26 took place Tuesday in Las Vegas, and we’re grading the winners from the five-fight card, which streamed on ESPN+ from the UFC Apex in Las …read more

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Posted on August 28, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Dana White's Contender's Series 26: Grading the winners

Dana White’s Contender Series 26 took place Tuesday in Las Vegas, and we’re grading the winners from the five-fight card, which streamed on ESPN+ from the UFC Apex in Las …read more

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Posted on August 28, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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TJ Brown, Peter Barrett, and Dusko Todorovic win UFC contracts at Dana White’s Contender Series

Week 10 of the third season of Dana White’s Contender Series took place on Tuesday, Aug. 27, at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
Following much action and several back-and-forth …read more

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Posted on August 28, 2019, 6:16 am By
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DWCS 26 Live Results Tonight (Aug. 27)

The season finale of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series goes down tonight (Aug. 27). The UFC Apex in Las Vegas plays host to the 26th edition of DWCS. Headlining …read more

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Posted on August 28, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Dana White’s Contender Series: Season 3, Week 10 Results

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MMA Fighting has Dana White’s Contender Series Season 3, Week 10 results Tuesday from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
On the five-fight card, multiple UFC contracts could …read more

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Posted on August 27, 2019, 11:46 pm By
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Evidence in Cung Le lawsuit against UFC shows company paid 20 percent of revenue to fighters

Cung Le | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The future of the case will be determined after an ongoing hearing in Las Vegas. The questions of exactly how much the …read more

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Posted on August 27, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Dana White's Contender Series 26 weigh-ins live video stream

Dana White’s Contender Series 26 weigh-ins take place today in Las Vegas, and you can catch a live video stream of the proceedings right here.
The Dana White’s Contender Series 26 …read more

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‘The Immortal’ Returns At UFC 245 After Two-Year Layoff

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By the time Matt Brown (21-16) steps into the cage in Las Vegas at UFC 245 on December 14, 2019, …read more

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Matt Brown returns against Ben Saunders at UFC 245 in December

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Matt Brown will make his return to action at UFC 245 on Dec. 14 when he faces Ben Saunders in a welterweight showdown in Las Vegas.
Sources …read more

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Scott Coker interested in signing Cat Zingano

After a lengthy career in the UFC, Cat Zingano is now a free agent. The former title challenger parted ways with the Las Vegas based promotion earlier this month.
From the …read more

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VIDEO | Cody Garbrandt storms out of interview with Dominick Cruz

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Bitter rivals Dominick Cruz and Cody Garbrandt will finally take to the octagon this Friday night at UFC 207 in Las Vegas with the UFC’s coveted Bantamweight …read more

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UFC 202 Results: Donald Cerrone TKO’s Rick Story

A key welterweight bout between Rick Story and Donald Cerrone took place on tonight’s UFC 202 main card in Las Vegas.
Round one begins and Story presses forward and misses with …read more

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UFC 187 bonuses: Daniel Cormier, Chris Weidman and more bank an extra $50,000 in Vegas

Mo money, mo problems …
What a night!
The dust has barely settled on UFC 187: “Johnson vs. Cormier” from Las Vegas, Nevada, which means it’s time to honor those select fighters …read more

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