Tag Archives: Contender Series
“Passion And Skillset Pays Off” – Laura Sanko Talks UFC Commentary Role

Dana White’s Contender Series commentator Laura Sanko has shed some light on her new role in the UFC. For the first time in 30 years, the world’s premier MMA organization …read more

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UFC fighter claims he was ‘jumped’ by Kevin Holland’s crew

Joseph Holmes after his Contender Series appearance in 2021. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Holmes offered to fight Holland in the UFC after …read more

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Joe Pyfer gets second octagon assignment vs. Gerald Meerschaert at UFC 287

Dana White’s Contender Series standout Joe Pyfer has booked his second UFC assignment.
Pyfer is set to take on Gerald Meerschaert in a middleweight bout at UFC 287, which does not …read more

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Bonuses! Bonfim Banks $50K With Debut KO

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Jamahal Hill became the first Contender Series alum to win a UFC title last night (Sat., Jan. …read more

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Posted on January 22, 2023, 8:16 am By
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Muhammad Mokaev responds to criticism surrounding UFC 286 opponent: 'No top 15 available for March'

Muhammad Mokaev continues to struggle landing ranked opposition.
Mokaev (9-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) has been booked against Dana White’s Contender Series graduate Jafel Filho (14-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC) at UFC 286 …read more

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Sean O’Malley: Dana White’s wife deserved ‘a slapping back’

Sean O’Malley provides commentary for Dana White’s Contender Series. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

“His wife slapped him. That is rude. And it deserves …read more

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Undefeated Tajikistani sensation Nurullo Aliev set for UFC debut vs. Rafael Alves

Rising Tajikistani fighter Nurullo Aliev has his first UFC assignment.
One of the most highly touted fighters from the most recent season of Dana White’s Contender Series, Aliev (8-0 MMA, 0-0 …read more

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Dana White slaps wife: News, updates and reactions

Dana White at a Contender Series taping inside the UFC APEX. | Photo by Amy Kaplan/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Dana White has admitted to …read more

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UFC Betting Line Sends Red Flags Flying High

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Up-and-coming flyweight phenom Jimmy Flick, who made a name for himself on Dana White’s “Contender Series” back in late 2020, …read more

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Dana White signs former ex UFC champ for slap fighting role

Dana White at a Contender Series event. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Dana White’s slap fighting thingy adds a famous face. Dana White’s slap …read more

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Every 2022 contract winner from DWCS: 43 new UFC deals in 49 fights

It was a landmark year for Dana White’s Contender Series.
The UFC’s prospect-search platform continued in 2022 with 10 weekly events between July-September. The totals for the 10 events: 49 total …read more

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Laura Sanko didn't hit UFC commentary debut goal in 2022 but is 'very positive about the future'

LAS VEGAS – Laura Sanko hopes she finally makes her UFC commentary debut in 2023.
Sanko got a taste of her goal when she commentated episodes of Dana White’s Contender Series’ fifth …read more

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White says fight fixing a ‘huge concern’ for the UFC

Dana White gets set to announce a new batch of contracts on the most recent season of the Contender Series. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

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Posted on December 14, 2022, 12:16 am By
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