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Five of Next Eight UFC Cards Will Take Place Outside of North America

When WME-IMG took over the UFC, there was plenty of talk that they would be cutting back dramatically on the number of international cards that they produced. The reasoning was that WME-IMG would likely look to host the majority of their events on home soil in order to minimize costs.


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Does Dana White Care As Much About The UFC As He Used To?

A few years ago, before the sale of Zuffa, LLC to WME-IMG and before his well-documented issues with Meniere's Disease, UFC President Dana White wouldn't have missed a UFC event for the world. In fact, on the few occasions when the UFC ran two events in one weekend, White would lament that he couldn't travel fast enough to make it to both. ...


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Kevin Lee vs Tony Ferguson Betting Odds

Can the Lightweight title picture in the UFC get any more complicated? Let's see: Conor McGregor, who is the reigning Lightweight champion, is currently on hiatus and will likely fight Nate Diaz when he returns to the Octagon. Kevin Lee and Tony Ferguson will be fighting for the interim Lightweight title at UFC 216. The winner of th...


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UFC Goes Head-to-Head With Canelo/GGG; Strategy Pays Off

Last night, Canelo Alvarez fought Gennady "GGG" Golovkin to a draw. While the fight was a great one, the final decision was absolutely preposterous and has been almost universally derided. The fabulous fight was ultimately overshadowed by judging so bad that many people are calling for an investigation into Adelaide Byrd. The UFC took a big...


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Jon Jones Stripped of Light Heavyweight Title; Daniel Cormier Reinstated as Champion

Jon "Bones" Jones is no longer the UFC Light Heavyweight champion. A month after regaining the title in the main event of UFC 214, Jon Jones was stripped of the Light Heavyweight title by the UFC. This follows a positive test for steroids which was eventually confirmed by a "B" sample. Once the "B" sample came back as positive, the UFC electe...


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Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs Rose Namajunas Added To UFC 217

Earlier this week, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, aka "Joanna Champion", announced that she will be defending her Strawweight title against Rose Namajunas at UFC 217. UFC 217, which will be taking place on November 4th at Madison Square Garden in New York City, now features a total of three title fights: Georges St. Pierre vs Michael Bisping Cody Garb...


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What's Next For The Women's Bantamweight Division Following Nunes' Win?

In the main event of UFC 215 on Saturday night, Women's Bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes held on to her title after eking out a close victory over Valentina Shevchenko. In fact, many thought that Shevchenko won the fight, as she was more active and landed the cleaner blows. Amanda Nunes' victory puts the UFC in a fairly odd predicament, a...


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John Kavanagh: Doubtful McGregor Fights Again in 2017

Before Conor McGregor's fight against Floyd Mayweather in late August, UFC President Dana White repeatedly stated that McGregor would likely fight again in the UFC before the end of the year. $100 million later, and these plans seem to have changed. According to McGregor's head coach, John Kavanagh, the odds of McGregor returning to the O...


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Francis Ngannou: I Want Stipe Miocic Next

Francis Ngannou has his sights set high right now - he wants a title shot against Stipe Miocic. Ngannou, who is one of the fastest rising prospects in the UFC, was originally supposed to fight Junior dos Santos at UFC 215 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Dos Santos would end up getting popped by USADA, which resulted in the fight falling apart. Ng...


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Let's Not Forget That There is a Numbered UFC Event This Weekend

Did you know that there is a UFC PPV event this coming weekend? If you didn't realize this, that's ok, as the UFC doesn't seem too intent on giving this PPV any promotion whatsoever. UFC 215 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada features two title fights - Demetrious Johnson vs Ray Borg for the Flyweight title, and Amanda Nunes vs Valentina Shevchenk...


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Demetrious Johnson vs Ray Borg Betting Odds

The main event of UFC 215 on September 9th will feature a Flyweight title fight between Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson and Ray Borg. The fight between Johnson and Borg was the source of much contention between the UFC and Johnson. Johnson is looking to break the record for most all-time UFC title defences with a successful defence agains...


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Champions Clamoring To Get Added To UFC 217 in New York

The UFC recently revealed that Georges St. Pierre will be squaring off against Michael Bisping in the main event of UFC 217 in November. This will be the promotion's second trip to Madison Square Garden, and they are certain to absolutely stack the card. Most champions in the UFC have PPV points automatically added to their contracts. For that ...


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Michael Bisping vs Georges St. Pierre Likely To Headline UFC 217

After a great deal of back and forth and "ships sailing" and then returning, the Middleweight title fight between Georges St. Pierre and Michael Bisping has now seemingly been set. According to the champion himself, Michael Bisping, UFC President Dana White called in the aftermath of UFC 214 and proclaimed that Bisping would be defending his ti...


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Bisping vs GSP, Lesnar vs Jones and Woodley vs Lawler Likely Following UFC 214

Two massive fights and one big one - Michael Bisping vs Georges St. Pierre, Brock Lesnar vs Jon Jones and Tyron Woodley vs Robbie Lawler - are likely to happen based on the outcome of UFC 214 last night. Heading into the event, the plans were much different. Michael Bisping was expected to fight Robert Whittaker, Georges St. Pierre was expected...


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The Line To Fight Michael Bisping Continues To Grow

The line to fight Middleweight champion Michael "The Count" Bisping continues to grow. Bisping is one of the most sought after fights in the UFC right now. After all, Bisping is a drawing champion that is seen as a beatable fighter - who wouldn't want to fight him? Bisping is one of the most popular fighters in the UFC (especially in Australia ...