Tag Archives: New Zealand
Latest Odds, Betting Guide For UFC ‘Auckland’

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Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines for UFC Fight Night 168, which is set to hit Spark Arena in Auckland, New Zealand, …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 26 pre-event facts: Angela Hill makes history with sixth fight in 11 months

The UFC hosts an event in New Zealand for just the third time in company history on Saturday with UFC on ESPN+ 26, which takes place at Spark Arena in …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Video: Paul Felder breaks down his UFC Auckland headliner with Dan Hooker

ESPN MMA’s Phil Murphy sits down with Paul Felder to preview his bout vs. Dan Hooker at UFC Fight Night in Auckland, New Zealand.
Felder describes how he’s pushing harder in …read more

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X-Factor! Some UFC ‘Auckland’ Main Card Predictions

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This Saturday (Feb. 22, 2020), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) travels to Spark Center in Auckland, New Zealand, for UFC Fight …read more

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Posted on February 19, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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Hooker And Felder Take Part In Traditional Maori Greeting

Hooker — who hails from New Zealand — explains the tradition of the Maori — who are the indigenous Polynesian people of New Zealand — a bit more.
“The Maori …read more

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Posted on February 18, 2020, 10:46 pm By
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Oleksiejczuk wants to be as aggressive on the ground as he is standing

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The Polish light heavyweight takes on Jim Crute in Auckland, New Zealand this Saturday night. Michal Oleksiejczuk is looking to bounce straight back after …read more

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Kai Kara-France will be ‘hunting’ for finish against Tyson Nam in hometown fight at UFC Auckland

The last time the UFC was in Auckland, New Zealand was in 2017. There, Kai Kara-France was sitting front row cheering on his teammate Dan Hooker. During that event, Kara-France …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 26: Make your predictions for Paul Felder vs. Dan Hooker in Auckland

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 26 event in Auckland, New Zealand.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote …read more

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WATCH: Israel Adesanya's moving speech after winning 'Sportsman of the Year' in New Zealand

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya made history when he became the first combat sports athlete to be named “New Zealand Sportsman of the Year” at the 57th annual Halberg Awards.
Adesanya …read more

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Real recognize real: Watch Israel Adesanya react to Conor McGregor's finish of Donald Cerrone at UFC 246

Israel Adesanya had a similar reaction to us all when Conor McGregor made his emphatic return.
UFC middleweight champion Adesanya gathered with his friends early Sunday afternoon in New Zealand to …read more

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Rachael Ostovich out, Shana Dobson now meets Priscila Cachoeira at UFC on ESPN+ 26 in Auckland

Rachael Ostovich is off the card for the UFC’s return to New Zealand next month, and a Brazilian will take her place against Shana Dobson.
Ostovich (4-5 MMA, 1-2 UFC) is …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 26 adds Loma Lookboonmee vs. Hannah Goldy, Maki Pitolo vs. Takashi Sato

Two fights have been added to the UFC’s return to New Zealand.
A women’s strawweight bout between Loma Lookboonmee (4-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) and Hannah Goldy (5-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC), as …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Tyson Pedro Withdraws From UFC Auckland

Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight Tyson Pedro has been forced to pull out of his bout in New Zealand in February. …read more

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Posted on January 2, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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UFC Auckland: Tyson Pedro reveals he's out of his fight vs. Vinicius Moreira in New Zealand

After a year on the shelf recovering from knee surgery, Australian light heavyweight Tyson Pedro revealed his plans for an early 2020 comeback have been put on hold.
Pedro (7-3 MMA, …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Tyson Pedro out of UFC Auckland

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Tyson Pedro will not be competing in New Zealand next month.
The light heavyweight announced on Instagram that he is out of his …read more

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Posted on January 2, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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UFC Auckland Update: Trio of Bouts Added Including Kai Kara-France vs. Tyson Nam

Three matchups pitting locals against foreign opponents in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s third trip to the most populous city in New Zealand. …read more

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Kai Kara-France vs. Tyson Nam plus two more fights confirmed for UFC Auckland

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The UFC has announced three new fights for the upcoming card in Auckland, New Zealand including local favorite Kai Kara-France making his return against Tyson …read more

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