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UFC 213 Just Added A Potentially Brilliant Interim-Title Fight To Replace Garbrandt/Dillashaw

The highly dangerous middleweight contender Yoel Romero will officially attempt to win UFC gold at UFC 213 when he takes on the rising prospect, Robert Whittaker for the interim title. It’s official! The former-Olympian Yoel Romero will attempt to win the UFC interim middleweight title by defeating the Aussie sensation Robert Whittaker at UFC 213. With the bantamweight championship fight between …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Reveals His Somewhat Ambitious Plans For A UFC Return This Year

Unbeaten UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov has revealed his plans for the year 2017 as a whole and if I’m completely honest, he may well be expecting a bit too much, all things considered. Picture the scene. It’s pre-UFC 209 and the card’s co-main event features a contest between two of the most electric contenders the lightweight division has ever seen …

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Watch: Max Holloway Annihilating Cub Swanson Back In 2015 Ahead Of UFC 212

With the UFC’s interim featherweight champion Max Holloway set to face José Aldo for the undisputed title at UFC 212, remind yourselves of when the Hawaiian destroyed Cub Swanson back in 2015. Max Holloway’s ascent to the top of the featherweight pile has been quick and merciless. Ever since his 2013 loss to the UFC’s lightweight champion Conor McGregor, Holloway …

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Watch: Yoel Romero Just Released The Most Hilariously Intense Call-Out Video Of All Time

The UFC’s number-1 middleweight contender Yoel Romero just released what could well be the most intense call-out video in the history of the UFC. Yoel Romero is a pretty scary dude, all things considered. Following the supposed collapse of the middleweight champion Michael Bisping’s next title defense against the returning Georges St-Pierre, the division’s top contender, Yoel Romero, released a …

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Joe Rogan Talks Conor McGregor’s Chances In A Fight Against Nick Diaz

How does UFC commentator Joe Rogan see a fight between Conor McGregor and Nick Diaz playing out? Well, it ain’t exactly promising for the Irishman. The rivalry that has blossomed between the UFC’s lightweight champion Conor McGregor and the veteran Nate Diaz is among the most heated and ultimately entertaining in UFC history. Between their first meeting at UFC 196, …

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Dillon Danis’ Next Matchup Has Officially Been Signed

Grappling whizz-kid Dillon Danis has already found himself a new opponent following his Submission Underground 4 loss to Jake Shields last weekend. Danis, despite his young years and relative inexperience, has found himself to be among the most talked about up-and-comers in mixed martial arts this year. His connections to the UFC’s lightweight champion Conor McGregor have, of course, not …

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Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson Verbally Agrees To A Potential ‘Fight Of The Year’ In The Making

The two-time UFC welterweight title challenger Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson has made moves towards getting his eagerly anticipated return to the octagon signed. Thompson’s two unsuccessful title challenges over the course of the last six months have certainly taken the wind out of his sails to a certain extent but despite being unable to best the champ, Tyron Woodley, over the …

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