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Luke Rockhold Sends A Message To ‘GSP’ After Win In Pittsburgh, Bisping Responds

On Saturday night in Pittsburgh, ex-UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold finally rebounded from his June 2016 loss to Michael Bisping, finishing former two-weight WSOF champ David Branch with grounded strikes in the second round of the UFC Fight Night 116 main event. Rockhold didn’t get off to the best start in the fight, as Branch tagged him with a hard …

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Joe Duffy Has Signed A Bumper New Contract With The UFC

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 07: Joe Duffy of Ireland prepares to enter the Octagon before his lightweight bout against Mitch Clarke during the UFC Fight Night event inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena on July 7, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Joe Duffy made his UFC debut in March 2015 with a mightily impressive TKO victory over Jake Lindsey inside 36 seconds in Las Vegas. A disappointing loss to Dustin Poirier at UFC 195 came between two submission wins, one of which earned him the Performance of the Night award. His most recent bout went the distance at UFC Fight Night London with …

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Dana White Absolutely Lays Into Referee Yamasaki Over Controversial Finish To Lee Vs Chiesa

The UFC Fight Night 112 card in Oklahoma City on Sunday night came to a controversial end, as veteran referee Mario Yamasaki halted the main event between top lightweights Kevin Lee and Michael Chiesa prematurely. This wasn’t your normal defensible premature stoppage either, with a fighter moving on the ground but still defending neath a barrage of leather or a …

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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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Fighter Of The Week: Rose Namajunas

In this week’s edition of Pundit Arena’s Fighter of the Week series, we’re going to take a look at a woman who may well be the future of the 115lb division, ‘Thug’ Rose Namajunas. Rose Namajunas will make her long-awaited return to the UFC octagon this weekend when she takes on her fellow contender, the celebrated former atomweight star Michelle Waterson over three …

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Artem Lobov On Being The Only Man Who Can Hang With McGregor’s Hard-Hands In Sparring

Artem Lobov gave a very intimate interview recently where he discussed several topics that have been surrounding him in recent times, including his upcoming match-up with Cub Swanson and his relationship with Conor McGregor. ‘The Russian Hammer’ was granted a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity recently when he was booked to take on the world’s No. 4-ranked featherweight Cub Swanson despite his own …

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UFC Announces Several Intriguing Fights For Upcoming Cards

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 04: Mark Hunt of Australia waits for a start of a round in a heavyweight bout against Alistair Overeem of the Netherlands during UFC 209 at T-Mobile Arena on March 4, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

We are just over the half way point of a lengthy three-week layoff between UFC events. However, this week the company’s matchmakers have been very active finalising some intriguing fights. The UFC recently announced it will return to Auckland, New Zealand on June 11. With Kiwi fighter Robert Whittaker already booked for a pivotal contest against “Jacare” Souza, fan favourite …

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