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Vitor Belfort Is Granted License, Will Face Chris Weidman At UFC 181 In December

Vitor Belfort was a granted a license on Wednesday morning by the Nevada State Athletic Commission in a unanimous vote. The NSAC told Belfort that he cannot fight before the month of December, has to have his next fight in Las Vegas and will have to subject himself to random blood and urine testing at anytime, anywhere. NSAC also told ...

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Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier Set For UFC 178

Conor McGregor wanted to face Dustin Poirier and Poirier wanted to face McGregor. The UFC made their wishes come true. UFC officials announced that McGregor will battle Poirier at UFC 178. McGregor competed this past Saturday at UFC Fight Night 46 defeating Diego Brandao by first round stoppage. Poirier last fought at The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale in April defeating ...

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UFC Fight Night 46 Bonuses: Conor McGregor Highlights Winners

UFC Fight Night 46 took place on Saturday from The O2 in Dublin, Ireland. In the main event, Conor McGregor delivered for his hometown crowd defeating Diego Brandao by first round stoppage. During the post-fight press conference, UFC president Dana White announced the bonus winners for the event. McGregor and Gunnar Nelson each won “Performance of the Night” and Cathal ...

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After Fight Is Signed To Face Donald Cerrone, Khabib Nurmagomedov Blows Out His Knee

After defeating Jim Miller on Wednesday nigh at UFC Fight Night 45, Donald Cerrone called out Khabib Nurmagomedov. The fight was signed, sealed and delivered for UFC 178 on September 27. About 20 minutes later, the fight was cancelled. In Dublin, Ireland for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 46, UFC president Dana White announced that the fight was off due to ...

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UFC Fight Night 46 Preview, Ronda Rousey, Holly Holm In The UFC

UFC Fight Night 46 takes place on Saturday afternoon from The 02 in Dublin, Ireland. The main event features Conor McGregor taking on Diego Brandao in featherweight action. In the co-feature, Gunnar Nelson faces off with Zak Cummings in a battle of welterweights. On today’s podcast, Brian and Steve preview tomorrow’s card, is McGregor a star, recap UFC Fight Night ...

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UFC Fight Night 46 Weigh-In Results: McGregor And Brandao Get Heated

UFC Fight Night 46 weigh-ins took place moments ago from a lively crowd at The O2 in Dublin, Ireland. The fights take place tomorrow night from the same arena. In the main event weigh-ins, Conor McGregor weighed 146 pounds and his opponent Diego Brandao weighed 145.5 pounds. After McGregor weighed-in, each fighter had to be immediately separated by UFC president ...

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Ronda Rousey’s Goal Is To Be The Female Version Of “The Rock”

Ronda Rousey and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will be seen together in the next installment of “Fast and the Furious” that comes out next April. Is the UFC women’s bantamweight champion following in the footsteps of the former WWE star and current movie star? In an interview with the Hollywood Reporter, Rousey stated that she has those aspirations. “I never ...

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Bellator 123 Adds Bobby Lashley, Cheick Kongo And King Mo To Offset UFC Show On September 5

Friday, September 5th could go down as one of those landmark moments in the history of MMA. Bellator and the UFC will be airing shows the same night within 10 miles of each other in the state of Connecticut. The UFC had announced their two big matches and Bellator had only announced their main event of Pat Curran and Patricio ...

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Episode Of Countdown To UFC Fight Night Dublin

The UFC returns to Ireland on Saturday from The O2 in Dublin with UFC Fight Night Dublin. The main event features the return of Conor McGregor as he battles Diego Brandao in featherweight action. In the co-feature, Gunnar Nelson battles Zak Cummings in welterweight action. Before big UFC events, the company produces “Countdown” shows to preview the big fights on ...

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Dana White: “I’m Going To Meet With Gina (Carano) Next Week And Get That F—ing Thing Done”

Gina Carano has been the treasure that UFC president Dana White has been unable to secure. Could White seal the deal and have Carano in the fold a week from now? In an interview with ESPN.com, White stated that him and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta will meet with Carano next week in Los Angeles. “One down, one to go,” White said. ...

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