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White criticizes Loughnane for late takedown in Contender Series win

Dana White explains why Brendan Loughnane wasn’t given a UFC contract despite his impressive win on Contender Series Tuesday night in Las Vegas. After the premiere episode of Dana White’s …read more

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Dana White's Contender's Series 17: Grading the winners, including UFC signees Punahele Soriano, Yorgan De Castro

Dana White’s Contender Series 17 took place Tuesday in Las Vegas, and we’re grading the winners from the four-fight card, which streamed on ESPN+ from the UFC Apex in Las …read more

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Video: Paul Felder, Brendan Fitzgerald talk differences between Contender Series, The Ultimate Fighter

LAS VEGAS — At the opening of the UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas, Paul Felder and Brendan Fitzgerald talk about the most impressive aspects of the new building, the …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series: Season 3, Week 1 Results

MMA Fighting has Dana White’s Contender Series Season 3, Week 1 results Tuesday from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nev.
On the four-fight card, multiple UFC contracts could be up …read more

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Posted on June 18, 2019, 11:46 pm By
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Video: Dana White UFC Apex opening media scrum

LAS VEGAS — At the opening of the UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas, Dana White talks about what Apex means for the UFC and combat sports, how he knew …read more

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Posted on June 18, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 17 Live Results Tonight (June 18)

Tonight (June 18) marks the return of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series (DWTNCS). The 17th edition of DWTNCS goes down inside the new UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas. …read more

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Posted on June 18, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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UFC APEX Officially Opens Its Doors In Las Vegas

Just two years ago, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) upped its already-enormous presence in Las Vegas, Nevada when the UFC Performance Institute (UFCPI) opened for business (read more about it here).
Fast …read more

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Posted on June 18, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Dana White: UFC Apex Facility to Be ‘Massive Game Changer for Combat Sports’

When Dana White’s Contender Series begins its third season tonight, it will do so in a state-of-the-art 130,000 square-foot production facility in Las Vegas. …read more

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Posted on June 18, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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New UFC APEX facility launches with Dana White’s Contender Series

UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, on Tuesday announced the opening of UFC APEX, the new, state-of-the-art, 130,000 square-foot production facility in Las Vegas.
The building, which contains …read more

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Video, photos: UFC launches new Apex facility in Las Vegas

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The UFC Apex facility gets its official opening night Tuesday in Las Vegas.
The third season of Dana White’s Contender Series …read more

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Posted on June 18, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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UFC Exec Expects Promotion to Eventually Hold ‘Special Events’ in New Las Vegas Stadium

The Oakland Raiders relocation to Las Vegas could be the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s gain. …read more

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Photos: Dana White's Contender Series 17 official weigh-ins

Check out photos of fighters hitting the scale ahead of Tuesday’s Dana White’s Contender Series 17 event in Las Vegas. …read more

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Posted on June 17, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Fury Vs. Wilder 2 ‘Could Break 4 Million Pay-Per-Views’

Top Rank promoter Bob Arum has big ambitions for the heavyweight rematch between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder. On Saturday night in Las Vegas, Tyson Fury trounced Tom Schwarz in …read more

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Video: Watch Fury stop Schwarz in two rounds

Tyson Fury entertained in his first appearance in Las Vegas, Nevada. Watch his win vs. Tom Schwarz. Tyson Fury (28-0-1, 20 KOs) made the most of his Las Vegas debut, …read more

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Pros react to Tyson Fury defeating Tom Schwarz by TKO

A heavyweight boxing match between undefeated fighters Tyson Fury (27-0-1) and Tom Schwarz (24-0) took place this evening at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
The bout marked Fury’s …read more

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Tyson Fury dominates Tom Schwarz in Vegas debut

Tyson Fury came to Las Vegas, and he got it done, stopping Tom Shwarz in two rounds. Tyson Fury def. Tom Schwarz, TKO (Round 2, 2:54)
In his Las Vegas …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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Posted on June 15, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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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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Posted on June 15, 2019, 1:46 pm By
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UFC Champion Khabib: I Don’t Want To Fight In Las Vegas Anymore

Khabib Nurmagomedov has no interest in taking his talents to Las Vegas again. Nurmagomedov’s last trip to Las Vegas ended on a sour note. “The Eagle” submitted Conor McGregor in …read more

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Posted on June 14, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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UFC 239 Update: Melissa Gatto, Julia Avila to Square Off in Las Vegas on July 6

After a brief delay, Melissa Gatto will make her Octagon debut against Julia Avila at UFC 239. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

FFC 37 video highlights: Big-show vets Mike Santiago, Anderson Goncalves deliver in debuts

Final Fight Championship 37 took place this past Thursday at the Fight Dome at the Rio Hotel in Las Vegas, and a couple of big-show veterans picked up stoppage wins …read more

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11th Annual World MMA Awards set for July 3 in Las Vegas with nominees MMA Junkie, John Morgan

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Voting continues in the 11th Annual World MMA Awards, and now there is a date and location for the ceremony.
The awards show takes place July …read more

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Posted on May 31, 2019, 1:16 pm By
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Jesse Hart vs. Sullivan Barrera Set as Co-Main Bout for Fury vs. Schwarz on June 15

Jesse “Hollywood” Hart will face Sullivan Barrera in a 10-round light heavyweight bout on June 15 at the famed MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. …read more

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UFC free fight: Relive Tony Ferguson's wild UFC 229 win over Anthony Pettis

The main event of UFC 229 and it’s aftermath is forever etched in mixed martial arts lore.
But Khabib Nurmagomedov’s fourth-round submission of Conor McGregor on Oct. 6 in Las Vegas, …read more

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Jessica Eye on leaving Strong Style, starting anew in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS – It wasn’t Jessica Eye’s plan to leave her gym of 13 years before the biggest fight of her life.
The famed Strong Style Training Center in her adopted …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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UFC 239: Jones vs. Santos fight card

Check out the current fight card for UFC 239: Jones vs. Santos in Las Vegas, Nevada. When International Fight Week 2019 rolls around, there will only be one event …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Watch MMA Junkie Radio here (8 p.m. ET) with Jim Ross, Ian Heinisch, Yves Edwards

MMA Junkie Radio kicks off tonight at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT) with special guests Jim Ross, Ian Heinisch, and Yves Edwards.
Legendary broadcaster Ross joins in-studio in Las Vegas, …read more

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Posted on May 22, 2019, 11:46 pm By
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Las Vegas kept Patrick Cummins from retiring after Misha Cirkunov loss

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Something about Las Vegas agrees with Patrick Cummins.
It apparently brought the UFC light heavyweight back to life after a pair of losses that him wondering whether his …read more

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Check out the UFC 239 poster with Jones vs. Santos, Nunes vs. Holm

UFC 239 is drawing near, and now the International Fight Week pay-per-view event has an official poster.
UFC 239, which takes place July 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, promises …read more

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Thiago Santos' plan for beating Jon Jones at UFC 239: 'Make him suffer everywhere'

Thiago “Marreta” Santos knows he’s got a tall order in front of him in his next fight.
It’s no ordinary opponent Santos will face on July 6 in Las Vegas. The …read more

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Manny Pacquiao vs. Keith Thurman official for July 20th

A big welterweight boxing fight is coming to Las Vegas this summer. Manny Pacquiao is returning to the ring just two months from now.
A month after it was reported that …read more

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Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series Season 3, Episode 1 fight card announced

Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series has a fight card to kick off its new season.
On Saturday night, during the UFC 237 broadcast, the Las Vegas promotion announced the bouts …read more

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Posted on May 13, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Once in Jose Aldo’s entourage, Raoni Barcelos celebrates homecoming fight at UFC 237

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — Jose Aldo defended his UFC featherweight throne against Frankie Edgar more than six years ago at UFC 156, and that trip to Las Vegas was …read more

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‘El Nino’ Returns, Faces Allen At UFC 239

Former Striekforce Lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez will make his long-awaited return to action at UFC 239 on July 6, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada to face Arnold Allen in Featherweight …read more

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Melendez to return at UFC 239, take on Allen

Decorated MMA veteran Gilbert Melendez will take on Arnold Allen in a featherweight bout at UFC 239 on July 6 in Las Vegas, the UFC announced Wednesday. …read more

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Former Title Contender Gilbert Melendez Returns at UFC 239 in July

Former two-time UFC title contender Gilbert Melendez will make his long-waited return to action when he fights Arnold Allen at UFC 239 on July 6 in Las Vegas. The UFC …read more

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UFC parts ways with another flyweight fighter, releases former WSOF titleholder Magomed Bibulatov

The UFC’s flyweight purge is not showing any signs of slowing down. Following a stretch that saw the Las Vegas based promotion cut ties with fighters like Jose Torres, Ulka …read more

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Posted on May 7, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Tony Ferguson Comments After Recent Meeting With Dana White

The Tony Ferguson camp and UFC brass recently wrapped up a meeting in Las Vegas to discuss “El Cucuy’s” return to the Octagon. Ferguson has been out of action for …read more

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Posted on May 7, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Tony Ferguson Meets With UFC Officials In Las Vegas, Claims 'I'm Back'

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson has battled personal issues recently but claims he is ready to compete again, after meeting with UFC officials in Las Vegas. …read more

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Posted on May 7, 2019, 1:16 pm By
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Ben Askren Reveals Why He Feels Jorge Masvidal Dislikes Him

Ben Askren believes he’s discovered the root of Jorge Masvidal’s dislike for him. On July 6, Askren and Masvidal will clash inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The …read more

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Posted on May 7, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Tony Ferguson Meeting With UFC Officials To Discuss Fighting Future

Tony Ferguson has landed in Las Vegas for a meeting with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) brass. Ferguson hasn’t competed since Oct. 2018. He was offered an interim lightweight title bout …read more

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Posted on May 6, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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GGG criticizes Canelo vs Jacobs ‘sparring match’: ‘It was a little boring’

Gennady Golovkin wasn’t impressed while sitting ring side. Gennady Golovkin was ring side in Las Vegas this past weekend, watching a boxing match between two of his former opponents in …read more

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Posted on May 6, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Ortega Cleared For Return, Eyes Holloway Rematch

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight title contender, Brian Ortega, is planning to make his mixed martial arts (MMA) return this summer, preferably during International Fight Week in Las Vegas, …read more

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Highlights! Watch Canelo Decision Jacobs In ‘Sin City’

WBC and WBA middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez (51-1-2, 35 KOs) went to work last night (Sat., May 4, 2019) live on DAZN from inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, …read more

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Posted on May 5, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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Canelo Alvarez defeats Daniel Jacobs

A highly anticipated middleweight title unification bout between Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs headlined tonight’s DAZN boxing event in Las Vegas.

Canelo Alvarez enters tonight’s contest sporting a sensational professional …read more

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Gennady Golovkin blasts Canelo Alvarez for ‘boring’ win over Daniel Jacobs

Gennady Golovkin was not impressed by Canelo Alvarez’s ‘boring’ unanimous decision victory over Daniel Jacobs last night in Las Vegas.

Canelo was able to outpoint Jacobs and with the victory unified …read more

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Highlights: Canelo Alvarez Takes Daniel Jacobs’ IBF Middleweight Title

Last night (Sat. May 4, 2019) Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs met for a unified middleweight title fight inside the T-Mobile Arena from Las Vegas, Nevada. Alvarez put his WBA …read more

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Pros react to Canelo Alvarez defeating Daniel Jacobs

A highly anticipated middleweight title unification bout between Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs headlined tonight’s DAZN boxing event in Las Vegas.

Canelo Alvarez entered tonight’s title fight sporting a sensational …read more

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Canelo Alvarez defeats Daniel Jacobs

A highly anticipated middleweight title unification bout between Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs headlined tonight’s DAZN boxing event in Las Vegas.

Canelo Alvarez enters tonight’s contest sporting a sensational professional …read more

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Unified Middleweight Title Results: Canelo vs. Jacobs

Tonight (Sat. May 4, 2019) a massive middleweight title fight goes down from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Canelo Alvarez will be putting his WBA (Super), WBC, The …read more

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Posted on May 5, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Canelo Alvarez vs Daniel Jacobs Fighter Salaries Revealed

Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs will square off in a middleweight title unification bout this evening in Las Vegas, and both men are set for huge paydays.

Alvarez (51-1-2, 35 …read more

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Time Check! When Will Tonight’s ‘Canelo Vs. Jacobs’ Fight Actually Start?

Combat superstar Canelo Alvarez (51-1-2, 35 KOs) will be back in action later this evening (Sat., May 4, 2019) live on DAZN from inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, …read more

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Posted on May 4, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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How To Watch ‘Canelo Vs. Jacobs’ Tonight On DAZN!

One of the best boxing matches of the year will unfold later tonight (Sat., May 4, 2019) live on DAZN from inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, as …read more

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Posted on May 4, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Video! Canelo, Jacobs Get Physical During Final Staredown

It all goes down tomorrow night (Sat., May 4, 2019) live on DAZN from inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, as WBC and WBA middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez …read more

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Posted on May 3, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Claudia Gadelha vs. Randa Markos added to UFC 239

FinalizeThe UFC has officially announced a strawweight clash between Claudia Gadelha and Randa Markos for UFC 239 in Las Vegas, NV, on July 6. The match-up was first reported by …read more

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Posted on May 3, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Canelo Vs. Jacobs Odds & Prop Bets

Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines and prop bets for the upcoming “Canelo vs. Jacobs” boxing match that is set to hit T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, …read more

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Posted on May 3, 2019, 1:46 pm By
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Eddie Hearn opens up on ‘highly inspirational’ meeting with UFC boss Dana White

Earlier this week, UFC President Dana White and English boxing promoter Eddie Hearn crossed paths in Las Vegas. A photo of this meeting — shared to both of their Twitter …read more

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Posted on May 2, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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Canelo Alvarez vs. Daniel Jacobs press conference live stream

Watch the final pre-fight press conference for Canelo Alvarez vs. Daniel Jacobs, set for 3 PM ET/12 PM PT in Las Vegas, Nevada. We are just three days away from …read more

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Gadelha vs. Markos targeted for UFC 239

A pivotal strawweight bout is headed to Las Vegas in July. Claudia Gadelha will look to bounce back at this summer’s International Fight Week.
The UFC strawweight contender is expected to …read more

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Daniel Jacobs Wants To ‘Embarrass’ Canelo Alvarez

Don’t get it twisted. Daniel Jacobs has a tremendous amount of respect for boxing middleweight king Canelo Alvarez. However, when they share the ring this weekend in Las Vegas, the …read more

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Zuffa Boxing? Dana White meets Eddie Hearn at UFC PI

Dana White recently met with Eddie Hearn in Las Vegas. Not much has happened with Dana White’s long talked about plans for Zuffa Boxing just yet, but he is seemingly …read more

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Canelo vs. Jacobs on DAZN: Preview and full fight week coverage

Bloody Elbow is the place to be for fight week coverage of this three-belt middleweight unification clash between Canelo Alvarez vs. Daniel Jacobs, set for May 4th in Las Vegas, …read more

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Sean O'Malley returns after 16 months vs. Marlon Vera at UFC 239 in Las Vegas

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Marlon Vera def. Frankie Saenz at UFC Nashville: Best photos

A bantamweight bout between Sean O’Malley and Marlon Vera is the latest addition to July’s UFC 239 lineup.
MMA Junkie verified the …read more

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Sean O’Malley vs. Marlon Vera set for UFC 239 in July

The “Sugar Show” is returning to Las Vegas.
On Thursday afternoon, MMAFighting confirmed an initial report from ESPN of Sean O’Malley making his long-awaited return to the Octagon against Marlon Vera …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2019, 12:16 am By
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VIDEO | Cody Garbrandt storms out of interview with Dominick Cruz

(via The Fight Network)
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

Source:: MMAMania