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Hundreds gather at Ingle funeral in Sheffield

Big names from boxing world praise “father figure” Brendan Ingle as Sheffield pays tribute.

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Ritson ‘walking through walls’ to try and achieve St James’ Park dream

Lewis Ritson dreams of boxing at St James’ Park but with his father acting as his trainer, all eyes are on the British title.

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Dana White Addresses Greg Hardy’s Past Following Tuesday Night Contender Series Win

<span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> (Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube) Former NFL player Greg Harder has a past cloaked in controversy

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Lightweight Contender Bashes Dana White Over Moving Weigh-ins

During the UFC 225 post-fight press conference, UFC president Dana White said the official weigh-ins would be moved back to late afternoon instead of the mid-morning time slot. The weigh-ins used to take place in the late afternoon, but were moved to t…

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Dana White Sets New Date for Face-to-Face Conor McGregor Meeting

UFC president Dana White and superstar Conor McGregor were supposed to have already had their first face-to-face meeting since the Irishman unloaded on a van full of fighters at UFC 223 in Brooklyn, N.Y., in early April. That meeting has yet to materia…

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Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Álvarez set for September fight, says De La Hoya

Boxers fought to draw in last meeting in September 2017Rematch had been cancelled due to Álvarez’s suspensionOne of the most anticipated fights of the year appears to be back on after it was announced Canelo Álvarez will fight Gennady Golovkin on 15 Se…

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Golovkin v Alvarez rematch set for 15 September

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez will fight WBA and WBC world middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin in a rematch on 15 September, says the Mexican’s promoter.

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Brad Tavares Insists He is Still Fighting Israel Adesanya in the TUF 27 Finale Headliner

UFC president Dana White recently broke the news that Brad Tavares was injured and had to step out of The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale main event opposite Israel Adesanya. Tavares, however, begs to differ. “Brad Tavares, just this morning, broke his foot…

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Make no mistake: Jon Jones would destroy Brock Lesnar

UFC president Dana White has floated a Jon Jones vs. Brock Lesnar fight. While it would certainly draw eyeballs, Lesnar wouldn’t stand a chance against Jones’ brilliance.

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Taylor to defend titles against USA’s Connor

Katie Taylor’s WBA and IBF world belts will be on the line when she fights mandatory challenger Kimberley Connor in London on 28 July.

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Kell Brook takes on Brandon Cook on Dillian Whyte v Joseph Parker undercard

Kell Brook will fight at super-lightweight for the second time when he takes on Canada’s Brandon Cook on 28 July.

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Trial Attorney Explains What to Expect in Conor McGregor Court Case

Conor McGregor will return to the courtroom this Thursday in New York for the first hearing regarding his assault on a bus in Brooklyn from April just ahead of UFC 223. The entire altercation unfolded like a bad reality show, as McGregor showed up in N…

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Boxer Frazer Clarke speaks out about stabbing

Super-heavyweight champion Frazer Clarke speaks out about being stabbed three times after a drunken argument.

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Greg Hardy on His First Professional Win and His Future

(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube) Greg Hardy talks to MMAWeekly and the press about his win at Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, having to deal with his controversial past, and his future in MMA. Hardy also described the feeling of winning in MMA compared to the NFL. TRENDING >

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Greg Hardy knocks out Austen Lane in UFC fight

In a UFC matchup of two former NFL defensive ends, Greg Hardy knocked out Austen Lane in less than a minute. Hardy, making his professional mixed martial arts debut after previously winning three amateur fights, needed just 57 seconds to knock out Lane…

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Dana White: We’re Moving Back to Single Afternoon UFC Weigh-in

Prior to 2016, UFC weigh-ins took place in the late afternoon the day before an event. At 4 p.m., the fighters would step on the scale to have their weights officially logged before a crowd of spectators. That policy was changed in the name of fighter …

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