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UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor Press Conference Viewing Party in Times Square

The world will be watching on Thursday, Sept. 20, when UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov (26-0, fighting out of Dagestan, Russia) and two-division UFC championConor McGregor (21-3, fighting out of …read more

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Henry Cejudo has been reunited with his UFC belt

Shortly after winning the UFC flyweight title with a historic decision defeat of long-time champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson, Henry Cejudo jumped on a plane to Russia to enjoy the …read more

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On the Rise: Sao Paulo Edition

Last weekend’s debut in Moscow, Russia was a rousing success, with the 12-fight card delivering several impressive performances, introducing the world to Jin Soo Son and culminating in Aleksei Oleinik …read more

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Posted on September 18, 2018, 4:46 am By
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Fight Night Moscow: The Scorecard

Sunday’s UFC Moscow event is in the books, and now that the dust has settled in Russia, it’s time to go to the scorecard to see who the big winners …read more

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Arlovski Banks Big Reebok Bucks In Moscow

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to the hurt business last Saturday night (Sept. 15, 2018) with UFC Fight Night 136, which went down in Moscow, Russia and featured a heavyweight …read more

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Matches To Make For ‘Moscow’ Main Card Winners

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back at it again, as the world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) organization invaded Moscow, Russia for the first time ever to stage UFC Fight …read more

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What’s Next For Mark Hunt?

Another weekend of fisticuffs has come and gone as UFC Fight Night 136 went down last weekend (Sat., Sept. 15 2018) from inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia. Plenty …read more

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UFC Moscow: Fights to make

All the best, most interesting, and unashamedly coolest fights the UFC must book following their latest UFC event in Moscow, Russia. UFC Moscow was exactly the kind of card it …read more

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Posted on September 16, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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UFC Moscow Draws Biggest Crowd in Russian MMA History

While it might not have felt like a monster event to the rest of the world, Russia welcomed UFC Fight Night 136 with open arms and open pocketbooks.
UFC Fight Night …read more

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RECAP! Kunchenko Brawls Past Alves!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight strikers Thiago Alves and Alexey Kunchenko dueled last night (Sept. 15, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 136 inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia.
It’s been many …read more

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RECAP! Abdurakhimov Trudges Past Arlovski!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight veterans Andrei Arlovski and Shamil Abdurakhimov battled last night (Sept. 15, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 136 inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia.
It’s crazy to …read more

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Henry Cejudo’s UFC belt is missing

Anything gold is bad luck for current UFC flyweight champion Henry Cejudo.
Cejudo was in Russia to take in Saturday’s UFC Moscow card and spoke to reporters where he admitted that …read more

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UFC Fight Night 136 post-event facts: A closer look at Aleksei Oleinik's stoppage streak

UFC made its debut in Russia on Saturday with UFC Fight Night 136. The event took place at Olympic Stadium in Moscow and streamed on UFC Fight Pass.
In the main …read more

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RECAP! Blachowicz Strangles Krylov In Moscow!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight talents Jan Blachowicz and Nikita Krlyov collided last night (Sept. 15, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 136 inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia.
The last …read more

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5 Takeaways From UFC Moscow

UFC Moscow (Fight Night 136) marked the promotion’s first venture into Russia. It was a great night of fights and certainly lived up to expectations in a country that truly …read more

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Mark Hunt eyeing “one last hurrah” in the UFC

Yesterday afternoon, in the main event of the UFC’s first ever stop in Russia, heavyweight legend Mark Hunt stepped into the cage with Russian submission ace Alexey Oleynik. Though Hunt …read more

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RECAP! Oleinik Rallies, Chokes Hunt!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight specialists Mark Hunt and Aleksei Oleinik clashed last night (Sept. 15, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 136 inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia.
Though overall Hunt’s …read more

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Biggest Winners, Loser From ‘UFC' Moscow

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back at it again, as the world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) organization invaded Moscow, Russia for the first time ever to stage UFC Fight …read more

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UFC Moscow: Oleinik vs. Hunt - Winners and Losers

The UFC touched down in Russia for the first time at UFC Moscow. In a night with more losers than winners, who came out of the evening smelling like roses? …read more

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UFC Moscow Bonuses, Live Gate & Attendance Revealed

The UFC Moscow bonuses, attendance, and live gate have been released. Earlier today (Sept. 15), UFC Moscow took place inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia. Headlining the card was a …read more

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UFC Fight Night 136 in Moscow Draws One of Largest Crowds in Promotion History

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s first venture in Russia appears to have been a success. …read more

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UFC Moscow Final Results

Who were the winners at UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs Oleinik? Click below to get the results for all the fights at Olimpiyskiy Arena in Moscow, Russia on Saturday, September …read more

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Oleinik submits Hunt as UFC debuts in Russia

Aleksei Oleinik, a native of Moscow now fighting out of Florida, submitted Mark Hunt in the first round Saturday in the main event at UFC Fight Night in Moscow. The …read more

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UFC Moscow bonuses: Jan Blachowicz snags POTN with arm triangle victory

Check out our breakdown of the post-fight bonuses from UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Oleinik from Moscow, Russia. The Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia, was home to a solid night …read more

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Aleksei Oleinik, Jan Blachowicz Earns Bonuses with Submission Wins at UFC Fight Night in Russia

Aleksei Oleinik and Jan Blachowicz earned submission wins in the main and co-main events at UFC Fight Night in Russia and now they’ve both earned $50,000 bonuses.
Oleinik made quick work …read more

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Jan can grapple!

Zane Simon & Eddie Mercado are back to recap this week’s UFC event in Moscow, Russia. With hot takes, possible next fights, and results from the main and co-main event …read more

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Moscow Bonuses! Oleinik’s Main Event Finish Leads $50K Winners

The Octagon action delivered in spades earlier today (Sat., Sept. 15, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 136 live on Fight Pass from inside Olympic Stadium in Moscow, Russia, as heavyweight …read more

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Aleksei Oleinik Chokes Out Mark Hunt in Main Event at UFC in Russia

Aleksei Oleinik made the most of his return to home to Russia with an emphatic first round submission win over Mark Hunt in the main event of the first ever …read more

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‘The Boa Constrictor’ Chokes Super Samoan

Heavyweight veterans Mark Hunt and Oleksiy Oliynyk threw down today (Sat., September 15, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 136 inside Olympic Stadium in Moscow, Russia, live on UFC Fight Pass. …read more

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UFC Moscow Live Blog: Mark Hunt vs. Aleksei Oleinik

This is the UFC Moscow live blog for Mark Hunt vs. Aleksei Oleinik, a heavyweight tilt at Saturday’s UFC event at the Olympic Stadium in Moscow, Russia.
Hunt, who is 2-2 …read more

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UFC Moscow Results: Jan Blachowicz submits Nikita Krylov (VIDEO)

A light heavyweight bout between Jan Blachowicz and Nikita Krylov served as the co-headliner of today’s UFC Fight Night 136 event in Moscow, Russia.
Blachowicz will enter the contest on a …read more

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Shamil Abdurakhimov Defeats Andrei Arlovski

Heavyweights Andrei Arlovski and Shamil Abdurakhimov faced off today (Sat., September 15, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 136 inside Olympic Stadium in Moscow, Russia, live on UFC Fight Pass.
It …read more

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UFC Moscow Results: Shamil Abdurakhimov defeats Andrei Arlovski (Highlights)

A heavyweight bout between former division champion Andrei Arlovski and Shamil Abdurakhimov took place on today’s UFC Fight Night 136 main card from Moscow, Russia.
Andrei Arlovski was last seen in …read more

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Alexey Kunchenko Decisions Thiago Alves in Debut

Alexey Kunchenko and Thiago Alves squared off today (Sat., September 15, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 136 inside Olympic Stadium in Moscow, Russia, live on UFC Fight Pass.
The fight started …read more

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UFC Moscow Results: Petr Yan defeats Jin Soo Son in an absolute war

A bantamweight scrap between Petr Yan and Jin Soo Son took place on today’s UFC Fight Night 136 prelims from Moscow, Russia.
The fight turned out to be an absolute classic …read more

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UFC ‘Moscow’ Main Event Preview!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight specialists Mark Hunt and Aleksei Oleinik will clash this Saturday (Sept. 15, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 136 inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia.
This is …read more

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UFC Fight Night 136: “Hunt vs. Oleinik” Live Results

The octagon invades Russia for the very first time today for the promotions UFC Fight Night 136 event.
The fight card is airing exclusively on UFC Fight Pass and features an …read more

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UFC Fight Night 136 results: Merab Dvalishvili mauls Terrion Ware, calls for fight with Sean O'Malley

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Merab Dvalishvili mauled his way past Terrion Ware to thrill the fans in the UFC’s historic first fight in Russia.
Dvalishvili (8-4 MMA, …read more

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Mark Hunt on Aleksei Oleinik: ‘I’m Knocking Him Out’

Mark Hunt plans on finishing Aleksei Oleinik today (Sept. 15). Hunt and Oleinik will go one-on-one inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia. It’ll headline UFC Moscow, set to air live …read more

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UFC Fight Night 136 – Live Results

UFC Fight Night 136 goes down live this morning from the Olympic Stadium in Moscow, Russia. In the main event Mark Hunt takes on Alexey Oleynik in a Heavyweight bout. …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Oleinik live results, discussion, PBP

Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s UFC event in Moscow, Russia, which is headlined by a heavyweight fight between Mark Hunt and Alexei Oleinik. Join us today on Bloody Elbow for …read more

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UFC Moscow Results: Hunt vs. Oleinik

This morning (Sat. September 15, 2018) the UFC makes its debut in Moscow, Russia. Russian mixed martial arts (MMA) fans are in for a real treat today. The show will …read more

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Thiago Alves expects ‘some difference’ in UFC Moscow opponent Alexey Kunchenko’s performance under USADA

The Octagon will arrive in Russia for the first time Saturday night UFC Moscow, and longtime veteran Thiago Alves expects local fighters to experience some differences in the cage.
Alexey Kunchenko …read more

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UFC ‘Moscow’ Start Time, TV Schedule, Who Is Fighting Today!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back at it again today (Sat., Sept. 15, 2018) as the world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) organization will invade Moscow, Russia, for the first …read more

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UFC Moscow Results: Hunt vs. Oleinik

MMA Fighting has UFC Moscow results for the Hunt vs. Oleinik event Sept. 15 at the Olimplyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia.
In the main event, Mark Hunt will look to bounce …read more

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UFC Moscow live results, play-by-play, analysis, highlights, more

Check out Bloody Elbow’s fight night and post-fight coverage for UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Oleinik on Saturday, September 15th in Moscow, Russia. The main event pits heavyweight legend Mark …read more

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How To Watch Hunt vs Oleinik Tomorrow In Moscow!

The action unfolds tomorrow morning (Sat., Sept. 15, 2018) live on Fight Pass from inside Olympic Stadium in Moscow, Russia, as former UFC heavyweight title challenger and legendary knockout artist …read more

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Nikita Krylov: I left the UFC to become more famous in Russia

MOSCOW – UFC light heavyweight Nikita Krylov admits his departure from the promotion this past year was about money.
After a loss to Misha Cirkunov at UFC 206, the numbers on …read more

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UFC Moscow predictions

Heading to Russia for the first time, the UFC made sure to pack the main card with as much sheer size as possible.
Three of the four main card bouts will …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Oleinik staff picks and predictions

Check out the Bloody Elbow staff’s picks and predictions for UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Oleinik, which goes down on Saturday in Moscow, Russia. The Bloody Elbow team has made …read more

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Thiago Alves on fighting Alexey Kunchenko at UFC Moscow: Hopefully USADA worked

MOSCOW – Alexey Kunchenko is one of many fighters getting UFC shine with the promotion new alliance with former rival M-1 Global.
In exchange for helping the UFC get into Russia, …read more

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UFC ‘Moscow’ New Blood!

The UFC hits Russia for the first time this Saturday, and as with any international Fight Pass event taking place at a reasonable local time, there’s a heap of fresh …read more

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UFC Fight Night Moscow Official Weigh In Results

Below are the official weigh-in results for UFC Fight Night Moscow, which takes place at Olimpiyskiy Arena Center in Moscow, Russia live Saturday on UFC Fight Pass. Mark Hunt takes …read more

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8 reasons to watch UFC Fight Night 136 with heavyweight finishers in Moscow

The UFC makes its debut in Russia on Saturday with UFC Fight Night 136.
In the main event, Mark Hunt meets Aleksei Oleinik in a heavyweight battle. The two combatants might …read more

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MMA Rundown - Sept. 14-16: Cody McKenzie returns

Not many notable events this weekend, but the ones we have have some guaranteed action. Slim pickings this weekend, folks. The UFC’s in Russia, Bellator’s laying low until later this …read more

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UFC Moscow Weigh-in Results: All Main Card Fighters Make Weight

The UFC Moscow weigh-in results are in. UFC Moscow takes place tomorrow (Sept. 15) inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia. In the main event, Mark Hunt will go one-on-one with …read more

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How the UFC finally made it to Russia

After years of trying, the UFC is putting on its first Moscow show on Saturday. Obstacles still remain, however, for long-term business dealings in Russia. Why is that? It’s complicated. …read more

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UFC Moscow official weigh-in video, photos – Russians ready to represent

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MOSCOW – The UFC’s first card in Russia is now official.
Despite some issues on the scale, 12 fights were certified at the …read more

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Photos: UFC Fight Night 136 official weigh-ins

Check out photos from the UFC Fight Night 136 official weigh-ins from Moscow, Russia. …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Boa Constrictor!’

Smothering grappling master, Aleksei Oleinik, will throw down with fellow legendary veteran, Mark Hunt, this Saturday (Sept. 15, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 136 inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia.
Oleinik …read more

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UFC Moscow weigh in results: Mairbek Taisumov and Jin Soo Son only two to miss weight

The UFC’s first trip to Russia is only a day away now! But unfortunately, the short streak of weigh-ins coming with no misses has ended.
At the weigh-ins for UFC Moscow …read more

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Two Fighters Fail to Make Weight at UFC Fight Night in Moscow

The heavyweight main event is officially set for the UFC’s debut card in Moscow, Russia but that doesn’t mean everybody on the card made weight.
First things first, Mark Hunt and …read more

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UFC ‘Moscow’ Clash: Blachowicz Vs. Krylov!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight athletes Jan Blachowicz and Nikita Krylov collide this Saturday (Sept. 15, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 136 inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia.
For the …read more

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Can Hunt pass the Oliynyk IQ test? Will Nikki Thrillz get past Jan’s jab?

Zane Simon & Connor Ruebusch return to breakdown this week’s UFC action in Moscow, Russia. With picks and odds for every fight on the card. From Mark Hunt vs. Oleksiy …read more

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Posted on September 13, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Reasons To Watch: Fight Night Moscow

The Octagon has finally made its way to Russia. On Saturday the UFC will host its first ever event in the city of Moscow when heavyweight legend Mark Hunt goes …read more

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Feature: A strongman’s shadow looms over UFC:Moscow 

Karim Zidan delves into the UFC’s decision to allow a fighter affiliated to Ramzan Kadyrov to compete on the promotion’s debut in Russia, despite the ongoing human rights abuses in …read more

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Daily Debate results: You really expect a Mark Hunt finish at UFC Fight Night 136

The UFC makes its debut in Russia on Saturday with UFC Fight Night 136, which takes place at Olympic Stadium in Moscow and streams entirely on UFC Fight Pass.
Heavyweights will …read more

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UFC Fight Night 136 pre-event facts: Hunt, Oleinik clash of 40-something finishers

The UFC makes its debut in Russia on Saturday with UFC Fight Night 136, which takes place at Olympic Stadium in Moscow. The entire event streams on UFC Fight Pass.
Heavyweights …read more

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Video: UFC Moscow fighter face-offs in Russia

MOSCOW – The featured fighters of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 136 event came together today in Russia for traditional pre-fight face-offs, and you can check out video of the ceremony.
UFC …read more

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UFC ‘Moscow’ Odds, Under Dogs And Best Bets!

Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines for UFC Fight Night 136, which is set to hit Olympic Arena in Moscow, Russia, this weekend (Sat., Sept. 15, 2018), including …read more

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Russia Rocks Its First Ever Open Workouts

If there was any doubt that the UFC would be well received in Russia it’s surely gone now. On Wednesday evening, hundreds of fans packed the Cition Arena to get …read more

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Posted on September 12, 2018, 9:46 pm By
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UFC Moscow previews, predictions, coverage, odds, more

Check out Bloody Elbow’s pre-fight coverage for UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Oleinik, which goes down on Saturday, September 15th in Moscow, Russia, with heavyweights Mark Hunt and Aleksei Oleinik …read more

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UFC ‘Moscow’ Clash: Arlovski Vs. Abdurakhimov!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight hitters Andrei Arlovski and Shamil Abdurakhimov will battle this Saturday (Sept. 15, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 136 inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia.
It’s crazy …read more

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Feature: How the UFC and M-1 Global joined forces on Russia venture 

Karim Zidan delves into the newfound relationship between the UFC and M-1 Global, and why the two promotions came to an agreement after a decade of conflict. In …read more

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UFC ‘Moscow’ Clash: Alves vs. Kunchenko!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight kickboxers Thiago Alves and Alexey Kunchenko will duel this Saturday (Sept. 15, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 136 inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia.
It’s a …read more

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Video: Arlovski walks out on Russian TV after Overeem highlight

Andrei Arlovski cites favoritism as he cuts short a live TV interview in Russia. Former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski (27-16 1 NC ) is preparing to meet Shamil …read more

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How to watch UFC Fight Night 136: Fight card, start time, online results, where to stream Hunt vs. Oleinik

The UFC is in Russia for the first time for this week’s UFC Fight Night 136 event. Here’s how to watch.
UFC Fight Night 136 takes place Saturday at Olympic Stadium …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Oleinik fight card

Check out the fight card and bout order for UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Oleinik, set for September 15th in Moscow, Russia. The UFC finally makes its debut in Russia …read more

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ACB 89 results: Albert Tumenov crowned welterweight champion

ACB 89 from Krasnodar, Russia saw the promotion bounce back with a strong three-title effort on Saturday, following a three-month hiatus and the cancellation of multiple events.
Despite some …read more

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Gogo Shamatava scores spectacular spinning-elbow KO at ACB 89

Gogo Shamatava (14-4-0) increased his win streak to 12 with a spectacular spinning elbow knockout of Pavel Pastushkov Saturday at ACB 89 in Krasnodar, Russia.
After dominating much of the …read more

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Faber, Sakuraba Return To Action On UFC Fight Pass

Hey, remember those lunatics in Russia who thought it would be fun to take mixed martial arts (MMA) and make it a team sport by turning loose all 10 competitors …read more

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Claudio Silva injured, out of UFC Moscow fight with Ramazan Emeev

Ramazan Emeev needs a new opponent for UFC Moscow.
The former M-1 Global middleweight champion was scheduled to face Claudio Silva in a welterweight bout Sept. 15 in Russia, but the …read more

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This month’s UFC Fight Night 136 event in Russia is now set with twelve bouts

The octagon will make its debut in Russia this month for UFC Fight Night 136, which takes place September 15 at Olympic Stadium in Moscow.
UFC Fight Night 136 will air …read more

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12-bout lineup set for UFC's Russian debut, where Nikita Krylov returns in co-main event

UFC officials recently finalized the bout order for this month’s debut event in Russia, which streams live on UFC Fight Pass.
“UFC Fight Night 136: Hunt vs. Oleinik” takes place Sept. …read more

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Jon Jones: Daniel Cormier would be a ‘tougher fight at heavyweight’, but I have his number

Jon Jones weighed in on his long time rival in Daniel Cormier. During a trip to Russia, Jon Jones spoke about various topics including his former rival and now the …read more

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Missed Fists: Viktor Kolesnik annihilates a butt-scooting opponent, plus more insane action from Russia

Welcome to the latest edition of Missed Fists where Jed Meshew and Alexander K. Lee shine a light on fights from across the globe that may have been overlooked in …read more

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UFC, Bellator vet Chase Gormley suffers faceplant KO loss in Russia

It wasn’t a fun evening in Russia for former UFC and Bellator heavyweight Chase Gormley.
The Los Angeles native competed against Konstantin Andreitsev at the S-70 card in Sochi, where he …read more

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Aleksander Emelianenko Vs. Tony Johnson Ends In Majority Draw

The younger Emelianenko’s latest fight in Russia didn’t exactly go according to plan, but he still walked away without a loss on his record. Aleksander Emelianenko returned to action Saturday …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Former Russian Kickboxing Federation VP arrested for embezzling $15,000 

The former vice-president is charged with embezzling 1 million rubles from budgets allocated for sports events. The former deputy head of Russia’s kickboxing federation has been arrested on …read more

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Magomed Ankalaev vs. Marcin Prachnio set for UFC Moscow

A new light heavyweight bout is on tap for the UFC’s debut event in Russia.
Magomed Ankalaev (10-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) is set to take on Marcin Prachnio (13-3 MMA, 0-1 …read more

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Magomed Ankalaev vs. Marcin Prachino Reported for UFC Moscow

UFC Moscow will be featuring another native of Russia when Magomed Ankalev takes on Marcin Prachnio at UFC Moscow, as reported by Nolan King of MMA Kings via Twitter. Magomed …read more

Source:: MMANews

Derrick Lewis vs Alexander Volkov in the works for UFC 229 co-main event

Late last month, Russia’s very best heavyweight fighter challenged “The Black Beast” Derrick Lewis to a fight in Moscow.
That fighter was of course none other than Alexander Volkov who seemed …read more

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Fedor not planing to attend UFC: Moscow event 

The former PRIDE FC heavyweight champion and current Bellator fighter explained why he has no interest in attending the UFC’s inaugural event in Russia. After years of attempting …read more

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Nikita Krylov is back in the UFC

Nikita Krylov has re-signed with the UFC, and will fight Jan Blachowicz on the UFC’s debuting card in Russia. Almost eighteen months after leaving the UFC, Nikita Krylov has re-signed …read more

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Shlemenko speaks out against Kremlin policy to raise retirement age in Russia

The former Bellator middleweight champion expressed his discontent with the Kremlin’s new bill to raise Russia’s retirement age. On the opening day of the 2018 World Cup, Russia’s …read more

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Latest UFC Moscow Fight Card, Line Up

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will finally make its long-awaited debut in Moscow, Russia, without putting top draw Khabib Nurmagomedov on the fight card. Instead, the local fans will get longtime …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Nate Landwehr Got the Job Done, Returned from Russia with M-1 Championship Gold

Following his M-1 Global debut last September, featherweight Nate Landwehr knew he had an opportunity to do something special in the promotion.
After picking up wins in his first two bouts …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Report: Thiago Alves vs. newcomer Alexey Kunchenko set for UFC Moscow

The lineup for the UFC’s debut in Russia continues to grow with the addition of a welterweight fight.
Former title challenger Thiago Alves (22-12 MMA, 14-9 UFC) is set for a …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie