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Holly Holm Officially Appeals Controversial UFC 208 Loss To Germaine de Randamie

The former UFC women’s bantamweight champion and recent women’s featherweight championship challenger Holly Holm has announced that she will officially appeal her UFC 208 title loss to Germaine de Randamie. UFC 208 was a forgettable fight card for many reasons. Firstly, all bouts bar Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza’s first round submission win over Tim Boetsch finished on the scorecards, and pretty …

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Germaine De Randamie Releases Statement After Controversial UFC 208 Main Event

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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Video: Dana White Says “Plane Ride Home” The Highlight Of UFC 208

With all but one fight at UFC 208 going to a decision, one can forgive UFC president Dana White for being a little less than enamoured with how the night panned out.  Only one bout, the meeting of Ronaldo Souza and Tim Boetsch, saw a submission victory, with Souza coming out victorious. This is “Jacaré’s” second win on the trot now having …

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Artem Lobov Lands Big Fight On April Card In Nashville

Artem Lobov didn’t land the spot on the UFC London card that he had campaigned so hard for in recent months, but the SBG Ireland featherweight has now been given an even bigger opportunity by the promotion. He won’t be competing so close to home, but Lobov will be facing an opponent ranked in the top 5 at 145lbs and …

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Twitter Reacts As Controversy Reigns At UFC 208

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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