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KAMARU Usman and Gilbert Burns were teammates in the same gym only a year ago, and mixed martial arts teammates generally don't fight each other for money or belts.Usman's move from Florida to Colorado removed that obstacle ...
Feb 13, 2021
CONOR McGregor suffered a devastating loss to Dustin Poirier yesterday at UFC 257. And along comes Floyd Mayweather to rub some extra salt on that wound.The undefeated boxer was responding to a post by @ringiqtv official, which asked, "Why is @floydmayweather ...
Jan 25, 2021
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THE UFC will no longer punish fighters for using marijuana in most cases, making a major change to its anti-doping policy.The world's largest mixed martial arts promotion confirmed Thursday (Friday, Manila time) that it will no longer worry ...
Jan 15, 2021
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URIAH Hall denied Anderson Silva a fitting end to a great mixed martial arts career on Sunday, stopping the iconic fighter in the fourth round of what he said was his final match in the UFC.Silva, 45, looked good for three ...
Nov 1, 2020
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IT was a debut Mark Striegl would rather forget.Said Nurmagomedov brutalized the Fil-Am fighter, gaining victory in just 51 seconds at UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs Korean Zombie on Sunday at UFC Fight Island in Abu Dhabi.Devastating was the ...
Oct 18, 2020
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WINS continued to be elusive for Fil-Aussie fighter Josh Culibao in the UFC as he settled for a controversial split draw in his fight against Charles Jourdain on Sunday in Abu Dhabi.Culibao got the nod of one judge, 29-28, ...
Oct 4, 2020
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FIL-AUSSIE fighter Josh Culibao seeks to hoist the country's flag high and proud as he steps into the Octagon this weekend in UFC Fight Night: Holm vs Aldana at UFC Fight Island in Abu Dhabi.Culibao, 26, takes on ...
Oct 2, 2020
NOTHING but a cakewalk.That's the firm prediction of legendary coach Freddie Roach on the news of a potential match between Manny Pacquiao and Conor McGregor.Reacting to the Irish mixed martial arts fighter's tweet which teased the ...
Sep 26, 2020
MMA
AFTER Israel Adesanya finally took up mixed martial arts full-time three years ago, he rocketed through the UFC ranks with a thrilling, athletic style of fighting. He even became an undisputed champion in just his 18th professional bout.But a few ...
Sep 26, 2020
MMA
MARK Striegl finally makes his UFC debut next month as he faces Said Nurmagomedov at UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs Korean Zombie on October 17 in Abu Dhabi.The Fil-Am fighter, carrying an 18-2 (1 NC) card, gets his much- ...
Sep 10, 2020
MMA
MARK Striegl will have to wait a little much longer before he makes his UFC debut.The Fil-Am fighter has been pulled from UFC Fight Night: Munhoz vs Edgar this Saturday (Sunday, Manila time) for undisclosed reasons.In a report of ...
Aug 21, 2020
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LONG-REIGNING UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones said he is vacating his title and probably moving up to heavyweight.Jones made the declarations on Twitter on Monday, although the UFC didn't immediately confirm them.Jones and the UFC have ...
Aug 18, 2020
MMA
THE hype for the third heavyweight fight in the Stipe Miocic-Daniel Cormier trilogy comes with a bit of a bombastic claim - the winner is not only the champion, but can stake his reputation as the greatest in the history of the ...
Aug 15, 2020
MMA
MARK Striegl is the latest Filipino to be signed by UFC.The Fil-Am mixed martial artist confirmed the news on his social media accounts and announced that he will make his cage debut next week."Today I signed with the UFC! ...
Aug 13, 2020
MMA
UNDEFEATED UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has agreed to face interim champ Justin Gaethje on Oct. 24.UFC President Dana White announced Nurmagomedov's return to mixed martial arts on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time).Nurmagomedov (28-0) holds the longest active ...
Jul 29, 2020
MMA
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker earned his first victory in two years on Sunday, winning a unanimous decision over Darren Till on Fight Island.Veteran heavyweight Fabrício Werdum finished Alexander Gustafsson by armbar submission midway ...
Jul 26, 2020
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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Deiveson Figueiredo won the vacant UFC flyweight championship on Sunday, finishing a dominant performance against Joseph Benavidez with a rear naked choke with 12 seconds left in the first round.Jack Hermansson also stunned Kelvin Gastelum with ...
Jul 19, 2020
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KHAMZAT Chimaev came up with an impressive stoppage on a night of decisions, defeating John Phillips via D'arce choke in the second round on Wednesday in the UFC at Yas Island in Abu Dhab.Chimaev got the win at 1:12 ...
Jul 16, 2020
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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Petr Yan won the vacant UFC bantamweight championship with a fifth-round stoppage victory over José Aldo at UFC 251 on Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time).Former strawweight champion Rose Namajunas also avenged her loss to Jé ...
Jul 12, 2020
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THE imagery evoked by Dana White's crazy idea was undeniably intoxicating: An octagon perched amid swaying palm trees on a white sand beach, waves lapping at the canvas while mixed martial arts fighters traded blows in the tropical sun.A ...
Jul 10, 2020
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LAS VEGAS - Dustin Poirier won a thrilling unanimous decision over Dan Hooker on Saturday night, (Sunday, Manila time) surviving a brutal second round and persevering to finish a well-rounded performance in the main event at the UFC's corporate gym. ...
Jun 28, 2020
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