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Germaine De Randamie Releases Statement After Controversial UFC 208 Main Event

UFC 208: Holm v Randamie

Germaine De Randamie will almost certainly have imagined winning a UFC title to go very differently than events actually transpired on Saturday night. Having been announced as the unanimous decision winner in the UFC 208 main event over the weekend, Germaine De Randamie looked around in shock as the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn filled with jeers. Rather than celebrating what …

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Twitter Reacts As Controversy Reigns At UFC 208

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 11:  Germaine de Randamie of The Netherlands celebrates with the belt after defeating Holly Holm of United States in their UFC women's featherweight championship bout during UFC 208 at the Barclays Center on February 11, 2017 in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City.  (Photo by Anthony Geathers/Getty Images)

Officials were the big talking point in the aftermath of UFC 208, as both the co-main event and the Brooklyn show’s headline attraction were marred by controversy. Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva logged his first victory since October of 2012, as he was announced a unanimous decision winner over Derek Brunson after three rounds at the Barclays Center. The …

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Ian McCall’s Absolutely Astounding Run Of Bad Luck Continues, As He Is Removed From UFC 208

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 10:  Ian McCall poses on the scale during the UFC 208 weigh-in inside Kings Theater on February 10, 2017 in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Only hours in advance of showtime, UFC flyweight veteran Ian McCall has been removed from UFC 208 and his bout with promotional newcomer Jarred Brooks on the recommendation of a doctor, after he was transported to a New York hospital with gastrointestinal issues. This is just the latest unlucky episode in a scarcely believable run of misfortune for McCall, who …

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Neil Seery Withdraws From UFC 208 Bout With Ian McCall

Neil Seery of Ireland

On Sunday, Dublin flyweight Neil Seery announced that he will no longer compete at UFC 208 in Brooklyn on February 11th, due to the passing of a family member. “I pulled out of my fight in 2 weeks due to losing my mother in law today sorry to everyone who bought tickets but family comes first,” Seery wrote on Facebook(via …

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