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Joseph Duffy vs. James Vick Added to UFC 217 in New York

After inking a new multi-fight contract to stay with the UFC, Joseph Duffy has been booked for his next fight as he faces off with James Vick on Nov. 4 …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Joseph Duffy vs James Vick set for UFC 217 on Nov. 4 in New York

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently added an interesting lightweight fight to its upcoming UFC 217 blockbuster pay-per-view (PPV) event, scheduled for Sat., Nov. 4, 2017 inside Madison Square Garden in …read more

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James Vick vs. Joseph Duffy set for UFC 217

Promising lightweights James Vick and Joseph Duffy will fight at UFC 217 in New York. A great lightweight matchup has been added to the UFC’s big Madison Square Garden pay-per-view …read more

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Joseph Duffy meets James Vick at UFC 217 at Madison Square Garden in New York

Filed under: News, UFCThe UFC’s return to Madison Square Garden in November continues to build with the addition of a new lightweight fight.
Joseph Duffy (17-2 MMA, 4-1 UFC) is set …read more

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Posted on September 25, 2017, 12:16 pm By
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Joanna Jedrzejczyk has goals to accomplish before moving up to flyweight

Joanna Jedrzejczyk is busy preparing to defend her strawweight title against Rose Namajunas at November’s UFC 217 event in New York.
If Joanna can emerge victorious at UFC 217 she will …read more

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Report: Jose Aldo being targeted for a rematch in December

Jose Aldo has dreamed of fighting in New York at Madison Square Garden and was hoping to get on the UFC 217 card taking place there in November. However, it …read more

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UFC 217: Bisping vs. St-Pierre fight card shaping up

Take a look at what’s on tap for UFC 217 on November 4th at Madison Square Garden in New York. The UFC’s return to Madison Square Garden is set to …read more

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Thiago Alves Has Some Lessons For The New Generation

Thiago Alves of Brazil prepares for his fight against Patrick Cote of Canada at KeyBank Center on April 8, 2017 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC)” …read more

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Welterweights Mickey Gall, Randy Brown to Clash at UFC 217 in New York

Prospect Mickey Gall will make his fourth Octagon appearance when he faces Randy Brown at UFC 217. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Posted on September 12, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Mickey Gall Books His Next Fight at UFC 217 in New York

Mickey Gall is back.
The welterweight fighter who came to prominence after beating former WWE superstar CM Punk last year has booked his next fight against Randy Brown at UFC 217 …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Mickey Gall set to return to action at UFC 217 in New York

Mickey Gall, one of the brightest young stars in the UFC welterweight division, is set for a return to the cage at UFC 217, this November 4 in New York …read more

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Posted on September 12, 2017, 3:46 pm By
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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Faces Rose Namajunas at UFC 217 in New York

The rich get richer with UFC 217 in New York adding a third title fight.
Strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will put her title up for grabs as she faces former “Ultimate …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs Rose Namajunas official for UFC 217 on Nov. 4 in New York

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently added yet another title fight to its upcoming UFC 217 blockbuster pay-per-view (PPV) event, scheduled for Sat., Nov. 4, 2017 inside Madison Square Garden in …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Rose Namajunas title fight set for UFC 217 in New York

UFC 217 now has three fights scheduled for MSG. There are now three championship fights on tap for UFC 217 in Madison Square Garden on November 4th. UFC women’s strawweight …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Permanently brain-damaged boxer receives $22 million settlement from state of New York

Magomed Abdusalamov and his family will be paid $22 million by the state of New York, four years after the boxer suffered life-threatening injuries in a fight aired on HBO. …read more

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Posted on September 12, 2017, 2:16 am By
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Jose Aldo can’t wait to fight again: It would be a ‘dream’ to fight at UFC 217 in New York

Jose Aldo isn’t concerned about who is next opponent is, but he really wants to fight at UFC 217 on Nov. 4. Jose Aldo might be considering a career in …read more

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Posted on September 4, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Bellator Veteran Sergio Da Silva Arrested After Alleged Involvement in Bank Robbery

Bellator veteran Sergio Da Silva has been arrested in connection with a bank robbery that took place in New York just a few days ago.
According to a report from TMZ, …read more

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Does the town of Floyd, N.Y., care about Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor showdown?

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosFLOYD, N.Y. – Driving through upstate New York in the days leading up to “The Money Fight,” the sign on the side of the road …read more

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Bellator 182 predictions, preview for 'Koreshkov vs Njokuani' on Spike TV

Bellator 182: “Koreshkov vs. Njokuani” takes place tomorrow (Fri., Aug. 25, 2017) at Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, New York. Former Welterweight champion Andrey Koreshkov has a chance …read more

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Bellator 182 weigh-in results: Chidi Njokuani heavy, but set for Andrey Koreshkov

The weigh-ins are in the books for Friday’s Bellator 182 event in New York, and one of the headliners once again came in heavy.
Chidi Njokuani (17-4 MMA, 4-0 BMMA) missed …read more

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Tom Duquesnoy says he's fighting Cody Stamann at UFC 217 in New York

Apr 15, 2017; Kansas City, MO, USA; Patrick Williams (Red Gloves) fights Tom Duquesnoy (Blues Gloves) during UFC Fight Night at the Sprint Center. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports

Apr …read more

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Desmond Green Remains ‘On Cloud 9’ Following UFC Victory in New York

For Desmond Green, the long and winding road to UFC 210 was all worth it. Green scored a split decision victory over Josh Emmett this past April in his first …read more

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Posted on August 24, 2017, 3:16 pm By
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SummerSlam Results: Brock Lesnar’s fate is determined

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar put his WWE Universal Title on the line in the headliner of tonight’s WWE SummerSlam event in Brooklyn, New York.
“The Beast” was pitted in …read more

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Posted on August 21, 2017, 3:16 am By
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Report: Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Guillermo Rigondeaux possible for December 9th on ESPN

Vasyl Lomachenko’s next fight is penciled in for December 9th in New York, and it looks as if he may take on Cuban 122-pound champion Guillermo Rigondeaux. After comfortably dispatching …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

VIDEO | Georges St-Pierre is practicing what would be a crazy post-fight octagon celebration

Former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges “Rush” St-Pierre will make his long awaited octagon return at UFC 217 this November in New York where he will attempt to dethrone current UFC …read more

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Posted on August 20, 2017, 2:16 am By
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Stephen Thompson vs Jorge Masvidal set for UFC 217 in New York

It’s a welterweight bang-o-rama as former division No. 1 contender Stephen Thompson gets ready for war against longtime veteran Jorge Masvidal at the upcoming UFC 217 pay-per-view (PPV) event, set …read more

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Welterweights Stephen Thompson, Jorge Masvidal to Clash at UFC 217 in New York

A showdown between welterweight contenders Stephen Thompson and Jorge Masvidal is set for UFC 217 in New York on Nov. 4. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Stephen Thompson vs. Jorge Masvidal slated for UFC 217 in New York

A pivotal welterweight bout has been added to the UFC’s return to Madison Square Garden. Stephen Thompson and Jorge Masvidal have long wanted to fight each other, and they will …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Bisping-GSP, Garbrandt-Dillashaw title fights among 7 official for UFC 217

Two championship belts will be on the line when the UFC makes its second visit this November to the famous Madison Square Garden in New York.
In the main event of …read more

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Cody Garbrandt vs. T.J. Dillashaw Official for UFC 217 in New York

UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt got his wish.
The Ohio native had asked for a fight on Nov. 4 and now he’ll face former teammate T.J. Dillashaw at UFC 217 inside …read more

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Posted on August 17, 2017, 5:16 am By
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Cody Garbrandt vs. T.J. Dillashaw official for UFC 217 in New York

Madison Square Garden is getting a second title fight.
Cody Garbrandt will defend his UFC bantamweight title against former champ T.J. Dillashaw at UFC 217 on Nov. 4 in New York, …read more

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Posted on August 17, 2017, 5:16 am By
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Bantamweights Ricardo Ramos, Aiemann Zahabi Booked for UFC 217 in New York

Aiemann Zahabi and Ricardo Lucas Ramos will square off in a bantamweight bout at UFC 217, promotion officials announced Wednesday. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Georges St-Pierre reveals his current weight and how much he expects to weigh when fighting Michael Bisping

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has signed his contract to fight UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping at UFC 217 on November 4 in New York.
By the time of UFC …read more

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Posted on August 14, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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Video: Fake Conor McGregor returns, causes mass chaos on the streets of New York

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight titleholder Conor McGregor was not on the streets of New York this week, because he’s currently in Las Vegas training for his upcoming Floyd Mayweather …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Reports: Anderson Silva vs. Kelvin Gastelum targeted for UFC Fight Night in Shanghai

It didn’t happen in Rio de Janeiro or New York, but it seems Kelvin Gastelum will finally get to add another chapter to his legend-hunting mission against former UFC champion …read more

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Bodybuilder Masquerading as Conor McGregor Causes Chaos in New York

The private car convoy hits the strip. Guys with tight suits and midnight shades stand guard. People start to look around and feel some sort of anxious electricity in the …read more

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Posted on August 10, 2017, 11:46 pm By
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Jon Jones: Fighting in New York is ‘not really a good idea from a business standpoint’

Jon Jones is no longer too excited about fighting in his home state. When the 20-year ban on MMA was finally lifted in the state of New York in …read more

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Posted on August 10, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson collide on Twitter, call for UFC 217 showdown in New York

Here we go again.
Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov went toe-to-toe on Wednesday (Aug. 9, 2017) on Twitter after “El Cucuy” claimed “The Eagle” had turned down a fight against him …read more

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Fast-rising bantamweight Marlon Vera eyes New York to fight alongside 'idol' Georges St-Pierre

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5535471816001Filed under: News, UFCEcuador’s Marlon Vera is the type of fighter who insists he’ll face anyone willing to sign the dotted line. But if he can offer the UFC a …read more

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Posted on August 10, 2017, 12:46 am By
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Pic: Georges St-Pierre signs UFC 217 contract to fight Michael Bisping on Nov. 4 in New York

Sorry, Tyron.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre took to social media earlier today (Wed., Aug. 9, 2017) to announce that he officially signed his end of the …read more

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Posted on August 9, 2017, 8:46 pm By
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Johny Hendricks Returns at UFC 217 Opposite Paulo Borrachinha

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks is reportedly set to return opposite Paulo “Borrachinha” Henrique Costa on Nov. 4 at UFC 217 at Madison Square Garden in New York. The …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Middleweights Johny Hendricks, Paulo ‘Borrachinha’ to Clash at UFC 217 in New York

Johny Hendricks will square off against rising prospect Paulo Henrique Costa in a middleweight bout at UFC 217 in New York. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

UFC 217: Johny Hendricks vs Paulo Borrachinha booked for Nov. 4 in New York

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion Johny Hendricks will continue his quest for success at 185 pounds, recently accepting a fight against undefeated Brazilian banger Paulo Henrique Costa.
They’ll do …read more

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New York’s Jon Jones is willing to rematch Alexander Gustafsson – but not in New York

Jon Jones is once again the UFC light heavyweight champion. The MMA great and pound-for-pound stalwart reclaimed the throne in late July, when he removed Daniel Cormier’s batteries with a …read more

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Jon Jones Explains Why he Isn’t Dreaming of Fighting in New York

Jon Jones is willing to fight Alexander Gustafsson, just don’t expect him to do so in New York. Born in Rochester, Jones has a fan base in the state of …read more

Source:: MMANews

Jon Jones has no interest in fighting Alexander Gustafsson ... in New York

Jon Jones may be the fight that gets the mainstream blood flowing, but that may not be the fight we’re going to get. And while Conor McGregor may have been …read more

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Chris Weidman discusses viral punchface photo from Kelvin Gastelum fight

Last month, in the main event of the UFC’s debut in Long Island, New York, New York’s own Chris Weidman picked up an impressive submission win over surging middleweight contender …read more

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Stephan Bonnar becomes the 10th UFC Hall of Famer to go into pro wrestling

Stephan Bonnar will become a 40-year-old pro wrestling rookie when he faces former UFC fighter Matt Riddle on a show in New York. UFC Hall of Famer Stephan Bonnar …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

GSP vs. Bisping Back on at UFC 217 in New York

(Georges St-Pierre/photo by Eric Gaudreault)
The on again, off again Georges St-Pierre return against Michael Bisping looks like it might finally come to fruition. Bisping, the Middleweight champ and UFC Tonight …read more

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Posted on August 4, 2017, 4:17 am By
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Michael Bisping Says His Fight With Georges St-Pierre is ‘Official’ for UFC 217 in New York

Michael Bisping is getting his wish to fight Georges St-Pierre and he’s going to headline the second ever UFC card at Madison Square Garden.
The UFC middleweight champion announced on Wednesday …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Bellator 180 ratings: ‘Sonnen vs Silva’ replay peaks at 934,000 viewers on Spike TV

Bellator 180 (a.k.a. Bellator NYC) took place inside Madison Square Garden in New York, N.Y., on June 24, 2017, featuring a pair of highly anticipated fights between Chael Sonnen against …read more

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