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Artem Lobov’s Response To Welterweight Galore Bofando’s Call-Out Was As Badass As You’d Expect

Northern Ireland , Ireland - 19 November 2016; Artem Lobov ahead of his Featherweight bout against Teruto Ishihara at UFC Fight Night 99 in the SSE Arena, Belfast. (Photo By David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

After dispatching SBG Ireland’s Charlie Ward in brutal but rather strange fashion on Sunday night in Glasgow, wonderfully named UFC newcomer Galore Bofando had a few words for another product of the famous Dublin gym, Artem Lobov. “Now we have to sit down as a team and discuss what’s next,” said Bofando when asked about future plans during a post-fight …

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SBG Welterweight Charlie Ward To Battle Galore Bofando At UFC Glasgow

Late last month, Conor McGregor confirmed via Instagram that longtime training partner Charlie Ward will make his second appearance in the UFC at the promotion’s show in Glasgow on July 16th, but ‘The Notorious’ UFC lightweight champion did not identify Ward’s opponent in the post. However, in this morning’s Irish Mirror, MMA journalist Peter Carroll broke the news that the SBG welterweight …

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Conor McGregor Confirms Teammate Has Been Booked For UFC Glasgow

Five days ago, Conor McGregor posted a video to Instagram advertising his high-performance training program, F.A.S.T. In a message written alongside the advertisement, McGregor promised that the announcement of his next fight was just days away. We are still waiting. However, today, ‘The Notorious’ Irishman did use Instagram to confirm the date and venue for teammate Charlie Ward’s next fight. …

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Charlie Ward To Return To Fighting For First Time Following Death Of Joao Carvalho

Straight Blast Gym welterweight and Conor McGregor teammate Charlie Ward will return to competitive fighting this weekend for the first time since the untimely death of Portuguese fighter Joao Carvalho in April this year. The Dubliner will be competing in the co-main event at Adrenalin Fight Night: Swansea in Wales on Saturday night, stepping into the cage with Gareth Williams, according …

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Opinion: Joao Carvalho’s Death Should Not Be Used To Degrade MMA

Less than 24 hours after Portuguese fighter Joao Carvalho passed away in Beaumont Hospital, the media came out in their droves to attack a sport that has fallen victim to a freak accident. Carvalho, 28, was pronounced dead at 9.35pm on Monday night despite undergoing an emergency procedure on his brain to try and preserve his life. The Team Nobrega fighter suffered a third …

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