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Joseph Duffy Confirmed To Fight At UFC London In March

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 07: Joe Duffy of Ireland poses for a portrait backstage after his victory over Mitch Clarke during the UFC Fight Night event inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena on July 7, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Lussier/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Irish fighter Joseph Duffy has been confirmed to fight at UFC London on March 18th. The 28-year-old lightweight will compete against Iranian-Swedish Reza Madadi at the event in London’s O2 Arena. 🇮🇪 @duffy_mma vs. @RezaMaddog 🇸🇪 is official for #UFCLondon!! Grab your seats early ⬇️ 🎟 https://t.co/GXZpHhCSk0 pic.twitter.com/fuss6E4q6K — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) January 19, 2017 Rumours have been rife for …

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A Host Of Exciting Fights Have Been Added To UFC London

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 11:  A general exterior view of the North Greenwich Arena as seen from the Emirates Air Line (cable car) prior to the Women's Basketball Gold Medal game on Day 15 of the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 11, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

The UFC returns to London and the city’s O2 Arena on March 18th with Fight Night 107. So far, the card is without a headline attraction, but on Wednesday a whopping six bouts were officially announced, featuring no less than seven English fighters. London’s own Brad Pickett(25-13), who lost a unanimous decision to retiring legend Urijah Faber in Sacramento last …

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UFC’s Promotion Of Anderson Silva’s Return Shows They Are Not Committed To War On Steroids, But Are We?

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In June of last year the UFC announced a new partnership with the United States Anti-Doping Authority along with a revamped drug-testing program, which would include the introduction of year-round out-of-competition testing for contracted athletes. In the months preceding the announcement there had been a swath of positive tests among fighters in MMA’s largest organization, and this seemed, in part …

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Watch: The Dramatic And Confusing Conclusion To Anderson Silva Vs Michael Bisping Round 3

Anderson 'The Spider' Silva of Brazil and Michael 'The Count' Bisping of England compete in their Middleweight bout during the UFC Fight Night held at at Indigo at The O2 Arena on February 27, 2016 in London, England.

The main event of UFC London saw the return to action of former middleweight champion Anderson Silva after a year-long suspension, but “The Spider” wasn’t able to author the redemptive tale that he had hoped for. Instead, Silva dropped a close but unanimous decision to England’s own Michael Bisping in what was a dramatic, entertaining and claret-soaked war. The moment …

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Scott Askham Just Scored A Chilling KO Of The Year Contender At UFC London

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 27:  Scott Askham of England (L) KO's Chris Dempsey of the USA with a high kick in their Middleweight bout during the UFC Fight Night held at at Indigo at The O2 Arena on February 27, 2016 in London, England.  (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Doncaster middleweight Scott Askham just picked up the second win of his UFC career, and he did so in spectacular fashion at London’s O2 Arena. The 27-year-old made an absolute mockery of Chris Dempsey’s equilibrium with an overhand-left that clipped the American high on the head near the death of the opening round. In response, Dempsey’s legs did an impromptu …

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UFC London: British Fighter Removed From O2 Arena Card With Injury

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The UFC London card scheduled for February 27th at the O2 Arena has lost one of it’s most exciting attractions, after explosive English light-heavyweight Jimi Manuwa was forced to withdraw. Manuwa, who has scored 13 stoppages among his 15 career wins, was set to take on dangerous Ukranian submission specialist Nikita Krylov on the show, but on Thursday the UFC …

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