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Al Iaquinta’s Latest Tweets Suggest Sour Relationship With The UFC Likely To Continue

This past weekend at UFC Fight Night 108 in Nashville, a returning Al Iaquinta showed no signs of ring rust as he steamrolled through the original Ultimate Fighter winner, Diego Sanchez, with a devastating first round knockout. ‘Raging’ Al had been absent from competition for over two years between a serious knee injury and ongoing disputes with the UFC. The …

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John Kavanagh Shares Hilarious Conor McGregor/Floyd Mayweather Terminator 2 Parody

Floyd Mayweather Jr. faced a few indefatigable, indomitable sorts over the course of his 19-year professional boxing career. On the nights that he fought them at least, Jose Luis Castillo, Oscar De La Hoya and Marcos Maidana were not unlike Robert Patrick’s famous T-1000 character in their pursuits of the always elusive Mayweather. Though few are giving Conor McGregor a …

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Watch: When Jose Aldo KO’d Cub Swanson In Seven Seconds

On Saturday evening, Cub Swanson made light work of Artem Lobov before declaring that he will now turn his attention to getting a featherweight title shot. Jose Aldo and Max Holloway are due to face off in the UFC 212 main event in June and, given the form that Cub Swanson is in, there is every possibility that the winner …

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Watch: SBG Fighter Luka Jelčić Scores Savage Finish To Successfully Defend FFC Title

While Saturday was a disappointing day for one of SBG Ireland’s foreign-born fighters, it proved a pretty successful day for another. Before ‘The Russian Hammer’ Artem Lobov lost to Cub Swanson in a cracking scrap at UFC Fight Night 108 in Nashville, Tennessee, Croatian-born SBG lightweight Luka Jelčić was in action on a Final Fight Championship card in Slovenia. Jelčić claimed the …

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Twitter Reacts To Cub Swanson’s Cracking Scrap With Artem Lobov At UFC Nashville

Artem Lobov wasn’t able to cause a seismic division shaking upset at UFC Fight Night 108 in Nashville on Saturday night, but ‘The Russian Hammer’ acquitted himself admirably over the course of five enthralling rounds with Cub Swanson to send his stock soaring in spite of defeat. Lobov made a very positive start, mixing his striking attacks beautifully. His left-hand …

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Watch: ‘Platinum’ Perry Scores Shockingly Brutal ‘KO Of The Year’ Contender At UFC Nashville

Brash and explosive welterweight Mike ‘Platinum’ Perry successfully rebounded from the first defeat of his professional career tonight, finishing Jake Ellenberger in the second round at UFC Nashville. The conclusion of the fight was genuinely shocking in it’s brutality. With blood streaming from his nose, which had been badly damaged by a punch in the competitive opening round, Perry first …

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Conor McGregor Confirms Teammate Has Been Booked For UFC Glasgow

Five days ago, Conor McGregor posted a video to Instagram advertising his high-performance training program, F.A.S.T. In a message written alongside the advertisement, McGregor promised that the announcement of his next fight was just days away. We are still waiting. However, today, ‘The Notorious’ Irishman did use Instagram to confirm the date and venue for teammate Charlie Ward’s next fight. …

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