Tag Archives: Russia
White’s Update On McGregor Frightens Khabib Fanboys

See you in Russia? Conor McGregor is “back.”
That’s according to a recent tweet from the former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, who may be taking a break from the …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Posted on January 18, 2019, 7:46 pm By
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Marcin Tybura angles for spot on UFC's rumored return to Russia

If the UFC does return to Russia in April, there’s a heavyweight hoping for a spot on the card.
With reports surfacing that the UFC is targeting an April 20 date …read more

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Posted on January 15, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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How Nate Landwehr conquered M-1 Global (and why he just might stick around)

On Dec. 15 in Ingushetia, Russia, Nate Landwehr improved to 4-0 in M-1 Global and successfully authored his first defense of the promotion’s featherweight title with a third-round TKO of …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Overeem Vs. Volkov In The Works For Upcoming UFC Event In Russia

It was reported earlier today that UFC will be returning to Russia on April 20th to host a massive stadium event from inside Gazprom Arena in Saint Petersburg.
Now it seems …read more

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Posted on January 12, 2019, 4:16 am By
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UFC Reportedly Holding Russian Stadium Show In April

The UFC will be returning to Russia in 2019, but this time it will be inside a much bigger stadium. This past September, the UFC made their debut in Russia …read more

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Posted on January 12, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Report: UFC Russian Stadium Event Set For April 20th

The 65,000 seat Gazprom Arena in Saint Petersburg will reportedly hold the second UFC card in Russia. According to Andrei Arlovski’s manager, the UFC is returning to Russia on April …read more

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Petr Yan on channeling Rocky Balboa at UFC 232 – and calling out John Lineker

INGLEWOOD, Calif. – After moving to 3-0 quickly into in his UFC career, bantamweight Petr Yan knows just who he wants next.
Yan (11-1 MMA, 3-0 UFC), from Russia, stopped Douglas …read more

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Petr Yan wants headlining slot in Russia, still waiting on John Lineker

LOS ANGELES – Petr Yan says he’s focused on Douglas Silva de Andrade at UFC 232, but he’s still got John Lineker on his mind, as well.
“Lineker didn’t want to …read more

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Sassy ‘Eagle’ Rips MMA Reporter For ‘Stupid’ Question

I’ve never been to Russia and I don’t know the difference between Dagestan and Chechnya. Should I? I dunno, I mean it’s hard enough to figure out where shit is …read more

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Posted on December 21, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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Khabib Nurmagomedov rips Russian reporter for ‘stupid question’

Khabib Nurmagomedov was recently asked by a journalist from the Russian publication URA.ru whether he represents the Russian republic of Dagestan, or the wider country of Russia as a whole. …read more

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Mark Hunt: With fire still burning, five more fights on horizon – but probably not in UFC

It’s no accident that Mark Hunt is fighting just 11 weeks after his submission loss to Aleksei Oleinik in Russia. In fact, “The Super Samoan” appreciates the UFC rushing him …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Khabib Nurmagomedov More Interested in Floyd Mayweather Fight Than Tony Ferguson

Khabib Nurmagomedov isn’t giving up hope on a mega-payday to fight Floyd Mayweather despite the fact that the matchup will likely never happen.
On Monday in Russia, Nurmagomedov announced a lucrative …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly