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Jamie Moyle-Emily Whitmire Strawweight Tilt Added to UFC 226 Lineup

The UFC 226 lineup continues to grow, as Jamie Moyle will square off against Emily Whitmire in strawweight bout on July 7 in Las Vegas. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Lightweights Dan Hooker, Gilbert Burns to Clash at UFC 226 in Las Vegas

A lightweight tilt pitting Dan Hooker against Gilbert Burns has been added to the UFC 226 lineup. …read more

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Jamie Moyle vs. Emily Whitmire set for UFC 226 in Las Vegas

A strawweight bout between Las Vegas residents Jamie Moyle and Emily Whitmire is the latest addition to July’s UFC 226 lineup.
UFC officials have not formally announced the bout, but both …read more

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Gilbert Burns vs. Dan Hooker slated for UFC 226 in Las Vegas

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July’s UFC 226 lineup has a new lightweight addition.
It features Gilbert Burns (14-2 MMA, 6-2 UFC) vs. …read more

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Posted on May 19, 2018, 8:46 pm By
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Daniel Cormier feels there’s more on the line at UFC 226 than the heavyweight title

At UFC 226, which goes down on July 7 in Las Vegas, Nevada, reigning UFC light heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier will return to his former haunts in the heavyweight division …read more

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Neil Magny remains in UFC Liverpool co-headliner as newcomer replaces Gunnar Nelson

Dec 30, 2017; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Neil Magny brings down Carlos Condit during UFC 219 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Dec 30, 2017; Las Vegas, …read more

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Mackenzie Dern to visit UFC Performance Institute to address weight-cutting woes

RIO DE JANEIRO – Mackenzie Dern has accepted an offer to visit the UFC Performance Institute in Las Vegas to address her issues with cutting weight.
“I can’t lose that opportunity …read more

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Posted on May 13, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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Why did the odds for Amanda Nunes at UFC 224 make such a big climb this week?

Amanda Nunes started out a decent favorite against Raquel Pennington. Then the odds in her favorite went ballistic.
At MGM Resorts’ Race & Sports Book locations in Las Vegas, Nunes (15-4 …read more

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Alex Caceres to Face Martin Bravo at ‘TUF 27’ Finale in Las Vegas on July 6

Alex Caceres will lock horns with Martin Bravo in a featherweight fight at “The Ultimate Fighter 27” finale. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Report: Rodriguez Vs Zabit Set For UFC 227

While UFC 226 — which is set to go down on July 7, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada — has been the talk of the town in the previous weeks, …read more

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Posted on May 9, 2018, 12:16 am By
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Report: Alex Caceres vs. Martin Bravo headed for TUF 27 Finale in Las Vegas

A month after his fight was ripped from UFC 223 with little warning, Alex Caceres is set to return this summer.
Caceres (13-11 MMA, 8-9 UFC), according to a report from …read more

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Champ Cris Cyborg wants to explore boxing after completing UFC contract

Mar 3, 2018; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Cris Cyborg reacts following her TKO victorya against Yana Kunitskaya during UFC 222 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

Mar …read more

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GGG Vs. Martirosyan Preview And Predictions

This Saturday (May 5, 2018) was supposed to feature a rematch between middleweight king Gennady Golovkin and Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez in Las Vegas. Then Alvarez tested positive for clenbuterol, …read more

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Matt Bessette vs. Steven Peterson added to The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale in Las Vegas

A featherweight bout between Matt Bessette and Steven Peterson is the latest addition to July’s The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale lineup.
Bessette (22-8 MMA, 0-1 UFC) today announced the matchup with …read more

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Max Griffin vs. Curtis Millender targeted for UFC 226 in Las Vegas

Feb 18, 2018; Austin, TX, USA; Thiago Alves (red gloves) fights Curtis Millender (blue gloves) during UFC Fight Night at Frank Erwin Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Feb 18, …read more

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Ray Borg's former manager sues for fraud, breach of contract, stolen trade secrets

Feb 6, 2016; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Ray Borg (red gloves) fights against Justin Scoggins (blue gloves) during UFC Fight Night at MGM Grand Garden Arena. Mandatory Credit: Joshua Dahl-USA …read more

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Derrick Lewis Says Francis Ngannou Found Success Beating Up ‘Old Guys’

Two of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s most powerful men are set to collide in a heavyweight bout on July 7 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas when Francis Ngannou faces …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Reports: Nate Diaz in talks with UFC for August return

Aug 20, 2016; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Nate Diaz (red gloves) competes against Conor McGregor (blue gloves) during UFC 202 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Joshua Dahl-USA TODAY Sports

Jan. 30, …read more

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Michael Chiesa vs. Anthony Pettis Rescheduled for UFC 226 in Las Vegas

A lightweight clash pitting Michael Chiesa against Anthony Pettis that was originally scheduled for UFC 223 has been rebooked for UFC 226. …read more

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Pettis vs Chiesa Rebooked For UFC 226

A Lightweight bout between Anthony Pettis and Michael Chiesa has been rebooked to go down at the upcoming UFC 226 pay-per-view (PPV) event on July 7, 2018 in Las Vegas, …read more

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Michael Chiesa vs. Anthony Pettis Expected to Be Rebooked at UFC 226 in Las Vegas

After their original bout was scrapped as a result of Conor McGregor’s tirade through Brooklyn, Michael Chiesa is expected to face Anthony Pettis at UFC 226 in Las Vegas on …read more

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Michael Chiesa vs. Anthony Pettis rescheduled for UFC 226

Anthony Pettis and Michael Chiesa have a new date.
The lightweight contenders will fight at UFC 226 on July 7 in Las Vegas, MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani has learned.
The bout …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Derrick Lewis: ‘I Don’t Really Care About Some Damn Title’

Derrick Lewis isn’t striving for championship gold. Lewis is set to meet Francis Ngannou at UFC 226. The grudge match will take place inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, …read more

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Nick Diaz Destroys Nightclub Thug Who Was Warned To Back Down

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight Nick Diaz does not like to start trouble.
No, seriously.
Having spent a night with him inside a Las Vegas nightclub, I can assure you the one …read more

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Tavares-Adesanya added to Ultimate Fighter

Brad Tavares and Israel Adesanya will battle in The Ultimate Fighter July 6 in Las Vegas. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Dana White: McGregor vs. Nurmagomedov Would Have to Be in Las Vegas, Not Russia

Conor McGregor’s future remains uncertain as he awaits trial in New York for his attack on a bus carrying fighters and employees ahead of UFC 223. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Posted on April 30, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Super Seven - Stipe Miocic

On July 7 in Las Vegas, UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic defends his title against light heavyweight boss Daniel Cormier in a true SuperFight. The bout, which headlines the stacked …read more

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Nick Newell gets spot on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, edges closer to UFC goal

Earlier this week, we learned that Nick Newell, a fighter born with a congenital amputation of his left arm, had met with Dana White in Las Vegas to dicuss his …read more

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Unique, Creative Poster Drops For UFC Liverpool

Can anyone check the shipping rates from Las Vegas to Liverpool? Looks like UFC will be mailing this in. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently revealed plans to make its mixed …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2018, 1:46 pm By
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Neil Magny explains why he's a fan of interim UFC title fights

Dec 30, 2017; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Neil Magny brings down Carlos Condit during UFC 219 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Dec 30, 2017; Las Vegas, …read more

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The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale: Team Miocic vs. Team Cormier Fight Card

Fight card and event information for the TUF 27 Finale slated for July 6, 2018, at the Pearl Theatre in Las Vegas, Nevada. …read more

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UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier fight card shaping up

Check out the fights currently lined up for UFC 226, which goes down on July 7th in Las Vegas, Nevada. On July 7th, the UFC will cap off International Fight …read more

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Posted on April 23, 2018, 1:46 am By
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Holloway-Ortega, Ngannou-Lewis set for UFC 226

The most stacked card of 2018 just got bigger, as two more stellar matchups are on their way to the UFC 226 event at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on …read more

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Posted on April 22, 2018, 5:46 am By
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UFC 226 Betting Odds: Max Holloway opens as favorite over Brian Ortega

UFC 226 Betting Odds: Max Holloway opens as favorite over Brian Ortega
The UFC featherweight title will be up for grabs this July at UFC 226 in Las Vegas when …read more

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Posted on April 21, 2018, 11:16 pm By
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Daniel Cormier & Alexander Gustafsson Continue Airing Out Their Issues On Social Media

Although he is preparing for his legendary showdown against UFC Heavyweight Champion Stipe Miocic at UFC 226 during International Fight Week in Las Vegas in July, UFC Light Heavyweight Champion …read more

Source:: MMANews

Holloway to defend title vs. Ortega at UFC 226

Featherweight champion Max Holloway will be looking to defend his title for the second time when he meets Brian Ortega at UFC 226 on July 7 in Las Vegas. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega title fight in the works for UFC 226 in Las Vegas

It appears Max Holloway will get his desired date and location for his next UFC featherweight title defense.
A matchup between Holloway (19-3 MMA, 15-3 UFC) and top contender Brian Ortega …read more

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Ngannou-Lewis in works for UFC 226 in Vegas

Francis Ngannou and Derrick Lewis are close to completing a deal for a heavyweight fight in UFC 226 on July 7 in Las Vegas, sources say. …read more

Source:: ESPN

It's on: Francis Ngannou vs. Derrick Lewis set for UFC 226 in Las Vegas

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A highly anticipated heavyweight bout between Derrick Lewis and Francis Ngannou is finally on.
Lewis (19-5-1 MMA, 10-3 UFC) and Ngannou (11-2 MMA, 6-1 UFC) …read more

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Francis Ngannou vs. Derrick Lewis slated for UFC 226

A much-anticipated heavyweight fight is close to being added to UFC 226.
Francis Ngannou vs. Derrick Lewis is scheduled for the July 7 card in Las Vegas, MMA Fighting has learned. …read more

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Francis Ngannou vs. Derrick Lewis in the Works for UFC 226 in Las Vegas

A heavyweight showdown between Francis Ngannou and Derrick Lewis is now being planned for UFC 226 in Las Vegas on July 7. …read more

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Marion Reneau vs. Cat Zingano among three bookings slated for UFC Fight Night 133 in Boise

Mar 3, 2018; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Ketlen Vieira meets with Cat Zingano following their match during UFC 222 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

Mar 3, …read more

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Posted on April 20, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Gunther prideful about inspiring others through fighting

The Ultimate Fighter: Undefeated on February 6, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)” align=”center” />Over 20 years in the fight game will …read more

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Report: Uriah Hall vs. Paulo Henrique Costa rebooked for UFC 226

A middleweight bout was added to the upcoming UFC 226 card in Las Vegas, Nevada. Paulo Henrique Costa feels healthy again. After being forced to pull out of his middleweight …read more

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Paulo Costa announces rebooked fight vs. Uriah Hall for UFC 226 in Las Vegas

Paulo Costa is recovered and ready to fight Uriah Hall again.
Costa today announced that a middleweight bout with Hall has been rebooked for this summer at UFC 226. The promotion …read more

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GGG to fight Tarverdyan-trained Martirosyan on May 5th

Gennady Golovkin will be fighting on May 5th, but it won’t be in Las Vegas and it won’t be against an actual middleweight. With the Canelo Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) …read more

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Neil Magny: 'The stage is set' to make statement against Gunnar Nelson at UFC Fight Night 130

Dec 30, 2017; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Neil Magny brings down Carlos Condit during UFC 219 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Dec 30, 2017; Las Vegas, …read more

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Yancy Medeiros to Meet Mike Perry at UFC 226 in Las Vegas

A potential welterweight slugfest has been booked for UFC 226, as Yancy Medeiros will face Mike Perry in Las Vegas on July 7. …read more

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Medeiros faces Perry at UFC 226 in July

Exciting welterweight standouts Yancy Medeiros and “Platinum” Mike Perry will make their way to Las Vegas for International Fight Week, as they square off in a UFC 226 bout at …read more

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Medeiros Vs. Perry Booked For UFC 226

The upcoming UFC 226 pay-per-view (PPV) event — which is slated to go down on Saturday July 7, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada as part of International Fight Week …read more

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Raphael Assuncao to Face Rob Font at UFC 226 in Las Vegas on July 7

A bantamweight clash pitting Raphael Assuncao against Rob Font has been added to the UFC 226 lineup. …read more

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Assuncao Vs. Font Added To UFC 226 In Las Vegas

Two of the best bantamweights in the world will collide this summer at UFC 226 on July 7 from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, as Brazilian veteran Raphael …read more

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Raphael Assuncao vs. Rob Font on Tap for UFC 226 in Las Vegas

A bantamweight showdown between Raphael Assuncao and Rob Font is in the works for UFC 226 in Las Vegas on July 7. …read more

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Kickboxing star Gokhan Saki to return at UFC 226 in Las Vegas

After scoring an exciting knockout win over Luis Henrique da Silva in his September UFC debut, Gokhan Saki was scheduled for a quick turnaround opposite Khalil Rountree. The bout was …read more

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Report: Assuncao vs. Font set for UFC 226

Bantamweights Raphael Assuncao and Rob Font will slug it out on July 7th at UFC 226. A clash of bantamweight contenders is headed to Las Vegas, as The Review Journal …read more

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Marvin Vettori wants to make fans realize Israel Adesanya isn’t as good as they thought

PHOENIX — At UFC on FOX 29 media day, Marvin Vettori discusses his confrontation with Israel Adesanya in Las Vegas, training with Fabricio Werdum at Kings MMA, why he wants …read more

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Holly Holm meets Megan Anderson at UFC 225 in first non-title featherweight bout

Dec 30, 2017; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Cris Cyborg celebrates her victory by unamimous decision against Holly Holm and her title defense following UFC 219 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: …read more

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Posted on April 12, 2018, 4:16 am By
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Condit's love for fighting still there

Carlos Condit prepares to fight Neil Magny in their welterweight bout during the UFC 219 event inside T-Mobile Arena on December 30, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff …read more

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Nick Diaz accepts one-year USADA suspension for missed tests, eligible to fight next week

Jan 31, 2015; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Nick Diaz (blue gloves) walks to the ring before a middleweight fight against Anderson Silva (not pictured) during UFC 183 at the MGM …read more

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Dana White: Brock Lesnar is Coming Back to UFC; Return Date Uncertain

Not too long ago, UFC President Dana White and former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar posed for a picture together in Las Vegas. …read more

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Posted on April 5, 2018, 2:47 am By
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It's all business for Lauzon during fight week

Joe Lauzon walks to the Octagon at UFC 200 event on July 9, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC)” align=”center” />Not much has changed for Joe …read more

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Posted on April 4, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Confident Chiesa feeling 'rebuilt' ahead of UFC 223 return

Michael Chiesa celebrates his win over Jim Miller on December 10, 2015 in Las Vegas, NV. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)” align=”center” /> They can rebuild him. Okay, it’s not …read more

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Iaquinta reminded of how much he loves MMA

Al Iaquinta celebrates after defeating Joe Lauzon in their lightweight bout during UFC 183 on January 31, 2015 in Las Vegas, NV. Iaquinta won with a second-round TKO. (Photo by …read more

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Posted on April 3, 2018, 8:16 am By
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Video: Rose Namajunas vs. Paige VanZant

At UFC Fight Night 80 back in Dec. 10, 2015, Rose Namajunas took on Paige VanZant in the main event of the card. That night in Las Vegas, Namajunas put …read more

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Edgar Incriminates Himself, Quickly Backtracks On Twitter

When Frankie Edgar got creamed by Brian Ortega at the UFC 222 pay-per-view (PPV) event earlier this month in Las Vegas, the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) suspended “The Answer” …read more

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Posted on March 28, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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Joe Rogan Uses Kicks to Break Francis Ngannou’s Power Record at UFC Performance Institute

The Ultimate Fighting Championship Performance Institute is a world class facility situated in Las Vegas and was established specifically for mixed martial arts fighters. …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

Source:: MMAMania