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Despite slow start, DWCS 46 winner Maheshate experienced 'no nerves' before earning UFC deal

LAS VEGAS – It took a while for Maheshate to get into his flow Tuesday at Dana White’s Contender Series 46, but when he did, he was able to display …read more

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UFC contract winner Yohan Lainesse after first-round knockout at DWCS 46: 'You've seen nothing'

LAS VEGAS – Yohan Lainesse didn’t get to show off much at Dana White’s Contender Series 46, but his performance said enough.
That’s because Lainesse (8-0) needed less than two minutes …read more

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Dana White explains not signing Jonas Bilharinho after 'spectacular' spinning wheel kick at DWCS 46

LAS VEGAS – Dana White contemplated giving Jonas Bilharinho a UFC contract after his spinning wheel kick finish on Tuesda but ultimately decided against it.
The decision wasn’t an easy one …read more

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Video: Double low blow leaves DWCS fighters rolling on canvas in agony

History was made on more than one occasion during the final Dana White’s Contender Series event of the season.
A few minutes prior to the show seeing its first spinning wheel …read more

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DWCS Season 5, Week 10 results: Maheshate first Chinese DWCS winner, 1 other contract awarded

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Maheshate became the first DWCS winner from China after an action-packed win over Achilles Estremadura in Season 5’s season closer, …read more

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Posted on November 3, 2021, 3:16 am By
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Video: Jonas Bilharinho scores first spinning wheel kick TKO in DWCS history

The final episode of the 2021 season, Dana White’s Contender Series 46, produced a first in the history of the show.
In the second bout of the evening, UFC hopefuls Jonas …read more

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DWCS video: Double groin strike leads to wild spinning hook-kick knockout for Jonas Bilharinho

Jonas Bilharinho and Canaan Kawaihae were cruising to a decision in a mostly uninspired bout in the second bout of Dana White’s Contender Series. Then Bilharinho pulled off an incredible …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series 2021 Week 10 Play-by-Play & Results

Sherdog’s live DWCS 2021 Week 10 coverage kicks off Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET. …read more

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Twitter Mailbag: Is a UFC roster purge looming due to the wave of DWCS signings?

Questions on your mind about recent happenings in the UFC or sport of MMA in general? MMA Junkie’s Twitter Mailbag is here – and this week, @mma_kings answers:

Is another UFC roster …read more

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Posted on October 30, 2021, 12:16 am By
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DWCS 45 winner Karine Silva hopes to land gogoplata submission in the UFC

LAS VEGAS – Karine Silva came close to locking up a gogoplata submission at Dana White’s Contender Series 45, and she plans on landing it in the UFC.
Though she didn’t …read more

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Gadzhi Omargadzhiev ready to hunt top of middleweight division after DWCS 45 win

LAS VEGAS – Gadzhi Omargadzhiev isn’t looking to waste any time after securing a UFC deal at Dana White’s Contender Series 45 on Tuesday.
Omargadzhiev (13-0) made quick work of Jansey Silva when …read more

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DWCS 45 winner Manuel Torres felt Kolton Englund 'didn't want to fight anymore' before securing finish

LAS VEGAS – In what was a rather abrupt ending, Manuel Torres thinks Kolton Englund was looking for a way out.
Torres (12-2) took Englund out in the first round at …read more

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DWCS video: Javid Basharat slices up, submits Oron Kahlon in third round

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There were moments were it looked like Javid Basharat was very much enjoying taking his opponent Oron Kahlon into deep …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series 2021 Week 9 Play-by-Play & Results

Sherdog’s live DWCS 2021 Week 9 coverage kicks off Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET. …read more

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Oron Kahlon calls Afghani fighter Javid Basharat a ‘terrorist’ during DWCS weigh-in | Video

In a disgusting moment during the Dana White Contender Series weigh-ins on Monday, bantamweight fighter Oron Kahlon called Afghani-born Javid Basharat a ‘terrorist.’

Basharat posted video of the verbal …read more

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DWCS 44 winner Caio Borralho on how second opportunity for UFC deal came about

LAS VEGAS – Second time was the charm for Caio Borralho, who needed two stints on Dana White’s Contender Series to earn a UFC contract.
Borralho (10-1) defeated Aaron Jeffrey by …read more

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Piera Rodriguez wants UFC debut ASAP despite injuries sustained in DWCS 44 win

LAS VEGAS – Despite getting a little banged up in her win, Piera Rodriguez is hoping for a quick turnaround.
Rodriguez (7-0) earned a UFC deal when she defeated Valesca Machado by …read more

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DWCS 44 winner Jonny Parsons not surprised with UFC deal after split: 'This is where I belong'

LAS VEGAS – Despite earning a hard-fought win on Dana White’s Contender Series 44, Jonny Parsons expected to walk away with a UFC contract.
In the featured bout Tuesday night, Parsons (8-2) …read more

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NAC overturns DWCS winner Josh Quinlan's UFC contract-earning victory after positive drug test

The Nevada Athletic Commission has overturned the result of a bout that earned a fighter a UFC contract.
In connection with his Sept. 7 win over Logan Urban on Dana White’s …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2021, 5:46 pm By
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Armen Petrosyan already thinking about Israel Adesanya after earning UFC deal on DWCS 44

LAS VEGAS – Armen Petrosyan is not short of confidence after landing a highlight-reel finish at Dana White’s Contender Series 44.
Petrosyan (6-1) was able to fend off Kaloyan Kolev’s heavy …read more

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Armen Petrosyan Tops List of Four Contract Winners on Week 8 of DWCS

Armen Petrosyan brought UFC president Dana White out of his seat. His next step was all but inevitable. …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2021, 3:16 am By
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Video: Armen Petrosyan scores incredible KO of Kaloyan Kolev at DWCS 44

Armen Petrosyan scored one of the best knockouts on this season of Dana White’s Contender Series on Tuesday when he put Kaloyan Kolev to sleep.
Petrosyan (6-1) was forced to fend …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series 2021 Week 8 Play-by-Play & Results

Sherdog’s live DWCS 2021 Week 8 coverage kicks off Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET. …read more

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Mayra Bueno Silva: Manon Fiorot ‘hasn’t fought anyone with my level of striking’ so I’m happy to ‘end that hype’

“Sheetara” is 2-1-1 under the UFC banner since signing with the company through DWCS. | Zuffa LLC

Manon Fiorot will go for her third victory …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2021, 5:16 pm By
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