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Jul 25

Here’s how you can watch Mayweather-McGregor for only $40

A partnership between Fathom Events and Mayweather Promotions will bring the fight to a theater near you.

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Jul 25

Chinese police investigating MMA club allegedly training hundreds of orphans

Police in southwestern China have launched an investigation into an MMA Club, which is allegedly training hundreds of orphaned children to be UFC fighters.

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Jul 25

Germaine de Randamie Steadfast in Her Decision Not to Fight Cris Cyborg

Germaine de Randamie achieved a goal that very few fighters ever reach. Before she ever defended the inaugural UFC featherweight belt, the promotion took it away. The “Iron Lady” won the UFC featherweight title by defeating Holly Holm at a time when Cris “Cyborg” Justino was refusing to fight due to

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Jul 24

Vitor Belfort Wants to Rematch Kelvin Gastelum

Now, however, he is reaching out to Gastelum to run back their fight from March. Gastelum initially won the bout via first-round TKO stoppage. The result was later changed to a no contest when the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission informed Gastelum t…

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Jul 23

UFC on FOX 25 Preliminary Card Fighters Snag All of the Fighter Bonuses

There was a plethora of fantastic finishes and exciting fights from which UFC officials could choose for the UFC on FOX 25 post-fight awards on Saturday on Long Island in New York. The preliminary fighters on the card, however, led the charge on the U…

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Jul 23

UFC on FOX 25: Weidman vs. Gastelum Gate and Attendance from Long Island

The Ultimate Fighting Championship released the gate and attendance figures stemming from Saturday’s UFC on FOX 25 fight card in New York. 11,198 spectators attended the 13-bout event Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Long Island generating gate receipts totally $1,088,332.

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Jul 23

Chris Weidman ends three-bout losing skid, submits Kelvin Gastelum

Chris Weidman (top) submitted Kelvin Gastelum in the third round on Saturday to win a three-fight losing streak. Chris Weidman had gone more than two full years without a victory, but the former UFC middleweight champion still insisted prior to his bo…

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Jul 23

Chris Weidman Taps Out Kelvin Gastelum, Calls Out Michael Bisping (UFC on FOX 25 Results)

Former middleweight champion Chis Weidman snapped a three-fight losing streak on Saturday, defeating eighth ranked Kelvin Gastelum by submission in the UFC on FOX 25 main event. Weidman kept Gastelum on the outside with the use of front kicks to the b…

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Jul 23

Luke Rockhold vs. David Branch Headlines UFC Pittsburgh

A pivotal middleweight bout between former UFC champion Luke Rockhold and former World Series of Fighting titleholder David Branch will headline the UFC Fight Night card on Sept. 16 in Pittsburgh, Penn. UFC officials announced the bout during UFC on FOX 25 on Saturday. Rockhold (15-3) hasn’t fought

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Jul 23

Darren Elkins Outwrestles Dennis Bermudez to Continue the Climb (UFC on FOX 25 Results)

Bermudez was hoping to the right the ship after losing to Chan Sung Jung his last time out, while Elkins wanted to continue his climb up the featherweight rankings. Bermudez started strong, landing several leg-bending kicks early in the fight and foll…

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Jul 23

Patrick Cummins Survives to Decision Gian Villante (UFC on FOX 25 Results)

No. 12 ranked light heavyweight Patrick Cummins overcame adversity to defeat No. 13 ranked Gian Villante on the UFC on FOX 25 main card on Saturday. 

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Jul 23

Jimmie Rivera Beats Thomas Almeida, Continues Championship Climb (UFC on FOX 25 Results)

Jimmie Rivera has emerged as the next top bantamweight contender after getting the better of Thomas Almeida at UFC on FOX 25 on Saturday on Long Island, N.Y. While UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt is expected to fight former titleholder TJ Dil…

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Jul 21

Chris Weidman and Kelvin Gastelum Hit the Mark (UFC on FOX 25 Weigh-in Results)

The UFC on FOX 25 fight card is set following Friday’s early, official weigh-in on Long Island.

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Jul 21

Kelvin Gastelum Confident He Can Out-Wrestle Chris Weidman

While he’s happy to be headlining Saturday’s UFC on Fox 25 against former middleweight champion Chris Weidman, Kelvin Gastelum had a much different fight in mind to kick of the second half of 2017. Having previously been scheduled to face Anderson Silva at UFC 212, the bout was canceled due to Gastelum

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Jul 20

Heavyweight Champ Stipe Miocic Sitting Out Until UFC Contract Dispute is Settled

Contrary to reports, a bout between heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and former titleholder Cain Velasquez is anything but a done deal to headline UFC 216 on Oct. 7 in Las Vegas.

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Jul 20

Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg and Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko Top UFC 215

The Ultimate Fighting Championship will pull into Edmonton for the first on Sept. 9 with two title fights on tap.

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