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The Betoota Advocate
MMA Classes Not Nearly As Cool As Local Man Thought They Would Beman, Tom Gridson (26) has been a diehard fan of mixed-martial arts for close to
MMA Classes Not Nearly As Cool As Local Man Thought They Would Be
The Betoota Advocate / Posted yesterday
man, Tom Gridson (26) has been a diehard fan of mixed-martial arts for close to six months now. With the rise of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and the many colourful personalities that make up the competition’s stable, Mr... Read more
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Breitbart
Tito Ortiz Attends Donald Trump Rally, Sports Anti-Hillary SignMixed martial artist Tito Ortiz, who was a former Light Heavyweight Champion wi
Tito Ortiz Attends Donald Trump Rally, Sports Anti-Hillary Sign
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
Mixed martial artist Tito Ortiz, who was a former Light Heavyweight Champion with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), attended presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump’s rally in Anaheim, California on Wednesday afternoon. Ortiz was seen... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Lincolnville fighter on UFC card in South DakotaTim Boetsch scored one of the most satisfying victories of his career two summe
Lincolnville fighter on UFC card in South Dakota
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Tim Boetsch scored one of the most satisfying victories of his career two summers ago when he helped the Ultimate Fighting Championship bring the world’s top mixed martial arts promotion to Maine for the first time. The 35-year-old Lincolnville... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Five facts that prove wrestling is the best sport at the OlympicsRousey (Jae C. Hong/AP) American Sara McMann, who won a silver medal in the 63k
Five facts that prove wrestling is the best sport at the Olympics
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
Rousey (Jae C. Hong/AP) American Sara McMann, who won a silver medal in the 63kg category, later became an active member of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, and was controversially beaten by Ronda Rousey for the UFC women’s bantamweight title at... Read more
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Rappler
BJ Penn removed from UFC 199 due to IV usageto active competition as he has been suspended due to usage of IV. File photo f
BJ Penn removed from UFC 199 due to IV usage
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
to active competition as he has been suspended due to usage of IV. File photo from Penn's Facebook MANILA, Philippines – The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was forced to cancel BJ Penn’s return to active competition as the two-division... Read more
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Sherdog
The Stitches and Scars of Cody GarbrandtThe Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight is covered in tattoos. Ink may
The Stitches and Scars of Cody Garbrandt
Sherdog / Posted 4 days ago
The Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight is covered in tattoos. Ink may be more common today than ever, but the trend obscures the fact that tattooing is at its core a ritual scarification process -- a process the 24-year-old takes to heart.... Read more
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Air Force Times
'Injured vets are fighters — don't buy the PTS hype'itself. Brian Stann is president and CEO of Hire Heroes USA, a decorated Marin
'Injured vets are fighters — don't buy the PTS hype'
Air Force Times / Posted 5 days ago
itself. Brian Stann is president and CEO of Hire Heroes USA, a decorated Marine, and a nationally recognized analyst for the Ultimate Fighting Championship and former competitor. (Photo: Courtesy of Porter Novelli) 2. Veterans’ skills can... Read more
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Sherdog
MMA’s Greats of the States | Louisiana: Daniel Cormier Mixed martial artists come from every corner of the globe, bearing a variety
MMA’s Greats of the States | Louisiana: Daniel Cormier
Sherdog / Posted 7 days ago
Mixed martial artists come from every corner of the globe, bearing a variety of styles. Sometimes, fighters are products of their environment, favoring disciplines prevalent in the country or... Read more
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The Manila Times
UFC, the brand to beat in mixed martial artsso that it is even competing with more traditional sports. April 14 will go do
UFC, the brand to beat in mixed martial arts
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
so that it is even competing with more traditional sports. April 14 will go down as a historic date in the young life of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. That was the day New York became the last US state to legalize professional MMA... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Sold-out MMA event invades Muay Thai turfmartial arts - the state was the last holdout in the United States - and the pr
Sold-out MMA event invades Muay Thai turf
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
martial arts - the state was the last holdout in the United States - and the promoter of one of the sport’s biggest brands, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), said it would hold its first show in the state in November at Madison Square... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bisping new opponent for Rockhold in UFC 199 main event boutMichael Bisping celebrates after his fight with Anderson Silva of Brazil (not p
Bisping new opponent for Rockhold in UFC 199 main event bout
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Michael Bisping celebrates after his fight with Anderson Silva of Brazil (not pictured) in their middleweight bout at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Fight Night event in London on February 27, 2016. AFP File photo UFC has named... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
UFC, the brand to beat in mixed martial artsso that it is even competing with more traditional sports. April 14 will go do
UFC, the brand to beat in mixed martial arts
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
so that it is even competing with more traditional sports. April 14 will go down as a historic date in the young life of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. That was the day New York became the last US state to legalize professional MMA... Read more
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Inquirier.net
UFC, the brand to beat in mixed martial artsso that it is even competing with more traditional sports. April 14 will go do
UFC, the brand to beat in mixed martial arts
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
so that it is even competing with more traditional sports. April 14 will go down as a historic date in the young life of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. That was the day New York became the last US state to legalize professional MMA... Read more
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Sherdog
The Bottom Line: More Questions than Answers on Cyborg’s UFC FutureThe Ultimate Fighting Championship and Cristiane Justino circled each other fo
The Bottom Line: More Questions than Answers on Cyborg’s UFC Future
Sherdog / Posted 11 days ago
The Ultimate Fighting Championship and Cristiane Justino circled each other for years, unable to figure out how to deal with one another. Fighting in the UFC against Ronda Rousey was the obvious goal for “Cyborg.” However, she did think she could... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Report of UFC sale overblown, officials sayA Tuesday report that the Ultimate Fighting Championship owners are in “advance
Report of UFC sale overblown, officials say
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
A Tuesday report that the Ultimate Fighting Championship owners are in “advanced talks” to sell the Las Vegas-based company is overblown, sources close to the situation told The Times. There may come a time in coming years when UFC majority owners... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Miocic KOs Werdum, cops titleMANILA, Philippines – Stipe Miocic knocked out an overconfident Fabricio Werdum
Miocic KOs Werdum, cops title
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Stipe Miocic knocked out an overconfident Fabricio Werdum in the first round to wrest the Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight crown in UFC 198 at the Arena de Baixada in Curitiba, Brazil yesterday. The 33-year-old Miocic... Read more
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Rappler
Cris Cyborg wins UFC debut in 81 secondsPhilippines – Invicta FC featherweight titleholder Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino m
Cris Cyborg wins UFC debut in 81 seconds
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
Philippines – Invicta FC featherweight titleholder Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino made a short but emphatic debut in the Ultimate Fighting Championship by easily taking out American fighter Leslie Smith in a 140-pound catchweight bout at UFC... Read more
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Sherdog
Smartest Guy at the Bar: UFC 198 EditionThe countdown to UFC 200 is in full swing, the landmark event now just two pay-
Smartest Guy at the Bar: UFC 198 Edition
Sherdog / Posted 14 days ago
The countdown to UFC 200 is in full swing, the landmark event now just two pay-per-view stops away. Before the Ultimate Fighting Championship heads back to its Las Vegas home in July, the promotion must focus on the business at hand. UFC 198 “Werdum... Read more
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Sherdog
Bovada Releases Odds on Rumored UFC SaleReleases Odds on Rumored UFC Sale The biggest story in the MMA world this week
Bovada Releases Odds on Rumored UFC Sale
Sherdog / Posted 15 days ago
Releases Odds on Rumored UFC Sale The biggest story in the MMA world this week has been whether or not Zuffa will sell the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Now there are official odds on the proposed sale. According to Bovada, one of the... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Rise and Fall of Ultimate Fighter Conor McGregorAs a fan, a viewer, a consciousness-on-a-couch, I had drifted away, years ago,
The Rise and Fall of Ultimate Fighter Conor McGregor
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
As a fan, a viewer, a consciousness-on-a-couch, I had drifted away, years ago, from the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Had I aged out of it, maybe—lost my youthful tolerance for violence? Softer midriff, softer mind? At any rate, it seemed to be... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
UFC president says there’s no attempt to buy the Raidersthat the Raiders could move to Las Vegas, there’s also increasing talk that the
UFC president says there’s no attempt to buy the Raiders
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 16 days ago
that the Raiders could move to Las Vegas, there’s also increasing talk that the biggest sports franchise in Vegas — the Ultimate Fighting Championship — could be involved. But UFC President Dana White says that’s not the case. Amid reports... Read more
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Sherdog
A Seller’s Marketa company up and sell it for top dollar before it loses its value. And you can
A Seller’s Market
Sherdog / Posted 16 days ago
a company up and sell it for top dollar before it loses its value. And you can argue that there is no better time to sell The Ultimate Fighting Championship than now. The work that White and the Fertitta Brothers have done over the past decade... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fertitta brothers in heavy discussions to sell UFC—reportCo-Owners, UFC, Lorenzo Fertitta (L) and Frank Fertitta. AFP FILE PHOTO The Ul
Fertitta brothers in heavy discussions to sell UFC—report
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
Co-Owners, UFC, Lorenzo Fertitta (L) and Frank Fertitta. AFP FILE PHOTO The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) banner has been under Frank and Lorenzo Fertitta’s care since 2001, but according to an ESPN report, the reigns of power might just be... Read more
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Rappler
UFC denies 'for sale' reportOctagon before the start of a UFC event in Macau in 2012. File Photo by DIEGO A
UFC denies 'for sale' report
Rappler / Posted 17 days ago
Octagon before the start of a UFC event in Macau in 2012. File Photo by DIEGO AZUBEL/EPA LOS ANGELES, USA – The head of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, the world's largest mixed martial arts organization, on Tuesday, May 10 (Wednesday, May... Read more
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CNBC
UFC owners in talks to sell promotion for up to $4BThe owners of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) are in advanced talks to
UFC owners in talks to sell promotion for up to $4B
CNBC / Posted 17 days ago
The owners of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) are in advanced talks to sell the mixed martial arts promotion, ESPN.com has reported. According to the report, at least four parties have put in bids: two Chinese groups - conglomerate Dalian... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Report of UFC sale overblown, officials sayA Tuesday report that the Ultimate Fighting Championship owners are in “advance
Report of UFC sale overblown, officials say
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 days ago
A Tuesday report that the Ultimate Fighting Championship owners are in “advanced talks” to sell the Las Vegas-based company is overblown, sources close to the situation told The Times. There may come a time in coming years when UFC majority owners... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
ESPN: UFC/Ultimate Fighting Championship up for saleThe Ultimate Fighting Championship, the two-decade old fighting promotion, is f
ESPN: UFC/Ultimate Fighting Championship up for sale
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 17 days ago
The Ultimate Fighting Championship, the two-decade old fighting promotion, is for sale, according to ESPN reporter Darrell Rovell. Rovell said UFC is in advanced talks to sell the business and is taking bids from four companies - WME/IMG, China... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
ESPN: Ultimate Fighting Championship up for saleThe Ultimate Fighting Championship, the two-decade old fighting promotion that
ESPN: Ultimate Fighting Championship up for sale
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 17 days ago
The Ultimate Fighting Championship, the two-decade old fighting promotion that began the mixed martial arts boom, is for sale, according to ESPN reporter Darrell Rovell. Rovell said UFC is in advanced talks to sell the business and is taking bids... Read more
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Sherdog
Sherdog Prospect Watch: Tom DuquesnoyIn an era in which mixed martial arts is finally legal in New York, the sport r
Sherdog Prospect Watch: Tom Duquesnoy
Sherdog / Posted 18 days ago
In an era in which mixed martial arts is finally legal in New York, the sport remains largely ostracized in France, a product of a political tug-of-war between MMA advocates and the country’s influential French Judo Federation. While the future of... Read more
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chad
Column: Amir Khan should go down in history as boxing superstar, not an MMA flopa former three-weight world champion boxer, stepped into the cage for a fight i
Column: Amir Khan should go down in history as boxing superstar, not an MMA flop
chad / Posted 18 days ago
a former three-weight world champion boxer, stepped into the cage for a fight in the biggest MMA promotion of them all – the Ultimate Fighting Championship. A man who had achieved a great deal in the ring, became no more than a comical... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Column: Amir Khan should go down in history as boxing superstar, not an MMA flopa former three-weight world champion boxer, stepped into the cage for a fight i
Column: Amir Khan should go down in history as boxing superstar, not an MMA flop
Derbyshire Times / Posted 18 days ago
a former three-weight world champion boxer, stepped into the cage for a fight in the biggest MMA promotion of them all – the Ultimate Fighting Championship. A man who had achieved a great deal in the ring, became no more than a comical... Read more
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Sherdog
Report: Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather Jr. Boxing Match in the Works According to the report, Mayweather (49-0) is set to come out of retirement f
Report: Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather Jr. Boxing Match in the Works
Sherdog / Posted 21 days ago
According to the report, Mayweather (49-0) is set to come out of retirement for a purse upwards of 144 million dollars, while McGregor would earn slightly over 10 million. The... Read more
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Sherdog
The Bottom Line: Common ConcernsEditor’s note: The views and opinions expressed below are those of the author a
The Bottom Line: Common Concerns
Sherdog / Posted 24 days ago
Editor’s note: The views and opinions expressed below are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Sherdog.com, its affiliates and sponsors or its parent company, Evolve Media. When Alistair Overeem and Andrei Arlovski meet in... Read more
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Sherdog
The Costs of ControlWhite expounded by posing a hypothetical scenario in which everyone in the room
The Costs of Control
Sherdog / Posted 25 days ago
White expounded by posing a hypothetical scenario in which everyone in the room was guaranteed to earn $37 million that year, no matter what: “Guess what you’re gonna do? Not much.” In contrast, the Ultimate Fighting Championship incentivizes its... Read more
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examiner.com
2016 Rio Olympic Games fun: 60 Family friendly trivia facts about the Olympicsrace, carrying a shield and wearing a helmet and lower leg armor The pankratio
2016 Rio Olympic Games fun: 60 Family friendly trivia facts about the Olympics
examiner.com / Posted 25 days ago
race, carrying a shield and wearing a helmet and lower leg armor The pankration was the old-school version of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. A combination of wrestling and boxing, pankration also included arm-twisting, biting,... Read more
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Sherdog
Stories From The Road: Josh BarnettAn underlying theme permeates throughout the legends: They fight for neither mo
Stories From The Road: Josh Barnett
Sherdog / Posted 27 days ago
An underlying theme permeates throughout the legends: They fight for neither money nor fame. They do it because they love it and always have. Guys like Josh Barnett were forged in the furnace of the unappreciated. He went anywhere to find a fight,... Read more
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International Business Times
UFC 205: Ronda Rousey likely to face bantamweight champion Miesha Tate at historic New York event Mixed martial arts fighter Ronda Rousey might just make a comeback to the Ultim
UFC 205: Ronda Rousey likely to face bantamweight champion Miesha Tate at historic New York event
International Business Times / Posted 29 days ago
Mixed martial arts fighter Ronda Rousey might just make a comeback to the Ultimate Fighting Championship at UFC 205 with reports indicating that the 29-year-old is eager to get back to into the ring. Rousey has been out of action since her shock... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Jones-Cormier rematch to headline UFC 200MANILA, Philippines – The Ultimate Fighting Championship has replaced the cance
Jones-Cormier rematch to headline UFC 200
Pilipino Star / Posted 30 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The Ultimate Fighting Championship has replaced the canceled Connor McGregor bout with another equally explosive rematch pitting Jon "Bones" Jones against Daniel Cormier as the main event of UFC 200 on July 10 (Phl time). The... Read more
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examiner.com
UFC 197: Anthony Pettis’ third loss leaves the former champion’s career in doubtthe 155-pound division, leading him to secure lightweight titles for such organ
UFC 197: Anthony Pettis’ third loss leaves the former champion’s career in doubt
examiner.com / Posted 1 months ago
the 155-pound division, leading him to secure lightweight titles for such organizations as World Extreme Cagefighting and the Ultimate Fighting Championship. However, Pettis hasn’t won a fight since defending his title in 2014 against Gilbert... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
McGregor claims to be back on UFC 200 cardTODAY Sports Conor McGregor said on Monday he is back on the UFC 200 card thou
McGregor claims to be back on UFC 200 card
Reuters Sports News / Posted 1 months ago
TODAY Sports Conor McGregor said on Monday he is back on the UFC 200 card though there has been no confirmation from the Ultimate Fighting Championship on the Irish featherweight's return. UFC president Dana White said last week McGregor had... Read more
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Sherdog
The Many Faces of Pound-for-PoundAs such, the post-fight atmosphere didn’t offer much in the way of new informat
The Many Faces of Pound-for-Pound
Sherdog / Posted 1 months ago
As such, the post-fight atmosphere didn’t offer much in the way of new information. Jones will go on to fight Daniel Cormier as was originally planned; Johnson is still untouchable at flyweight; and Barboza, Whittaker and Rodriguez are still at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
McGregor claims to be back on UFC 200 cardREUTERS: Conor McGregor said on Monday he is back on the UFC 200 card though th
McGregor claims to be back on UFC 200 card
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
REUTERS: Conor McGregor said on Monday he is back on the UFC 200 card though there has been no confirmation from the Ultimate Fighting Championship on the Irish featherweight's return. UFC president Dana White said last week McGregor had been pulled... Read more
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The Star
McGregor claims to be back on UFC 200 card(Reuters) - Conor McGregor said on Monday he is back on the UFC 200 card though
McGregor claims to be back on UFC 200 card
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
(Reuters) - Conor McGregor said on Monday he is back on the UFC 200 card though there has been no confirmation from the Ultimate Fighting Championship on the Irish featherweight's return. UFC president Dana White said last week McGregor had been... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
UFC chief: Conor McGregor had ‘every opportunity in the world’ to fightLAS VEGAS, NV – The president of the Ultimate Fighting Championship has doubled
UFC chief: Conor McGregor had ‘every opportunity in the world’ to fight
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 1 months ago
LAS VEGAS, NV – The president of the Ultimate Fighting Championship has doubled down on his decision to pull Conor McGregor from a much-anticipated fight over his failure to fulfill promotional duties, despite the mixed martial artist’s insistence he... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
UFC Chief: Conor McGregor Had ‘Every Opportunity in the World’ to Fightat the Four Season Hotel on August 20, 2014 in Hong Kong. (Photo by Anthony Kwa
UFC Chief: Conor McGregor Had ‘Every Opportunity in the World’ to Fight
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 1 months ago
at the Four Season Hotel on August 20, 2014 in Hong Kong. (Photo by Anthony Kwan/Getty Images) (CNN) — The president of the Ultimate Fighting Championship has doubled down on his decision to pull Conor McGregor from a much-anticipated fight over... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
UFC chief: McGregor won't fight Diaz in JulyThe president of the Ultimate Fighting Championship has doubled down on his dec
UFC chief: McGregor won't fight Diaz in July
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 1 months ago
The president of the Ultimate Fighting Championship has doubled down on his decision to pull Conor McGregor from a much-anticipated fight over his failure to fulfill promotional duties, despite the mixed martial artist's insistence he wants to... Read more
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My EastText
UFC chief: McGregor won't fight Diaz in JulyThe organizers of the Ultimate Fighting Championship have confirmed that mixed
UFC chief: McGregor won't fight Diaz in July
My EastText / Posted 1 months ago
The organizers of the Ultimate Fighting Championship have confirmed that mixed martial artist Conor McGregor will be replaced in an upcoming fight due to his failure to appear for promotional engagements. McGregor, the UFC's biggest male star, had... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
UFC chief: McGregor won't fight Diaz in JulyThe organizers of the Ultimate Fighting Championship have confirmed that mixed
UFC chief: McGregor won't fight Diaz in July
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 1 months ago
The organizers of the Ultimate Fighting Championship have confirmed that mixed martial artist Conor McGregor will be replaced in an upcoming fight due to his failure to appear for promotional engagements. McGregor, the UFC's biggest male star, had... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
UFC chief: McGregor won't fight Diaz in JulyThe organizers of the Ultimate Fighting Championship have confirmed that mixed
UFC chief: McGregor won't fight Diaz in July
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 1 months ago
The organizers of the Ultimate Fighting Championship have confirmed that mixed martial artist Conor McGregor will be replaced in an upcoming fight due to his failure to appear for promotional engagements. McGregor, the UFC's biggest male star, had... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
UFC chief: McGregor won't fight Diaz in JulyThe organizers of the Ultimate Fighting Championship have confirmed that mixed
UFC chief: McGregor won't fight Diaz in July
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 1 months ago
The organizers of the Ultimate Fighting Championship have confirmed that mixed martial artist Conor McGregor will be replaced in an upcoming fight due to his failure to appear for promotional engagements. McGregor, the UFC's biggest male star, had... Read more
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