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UFC 230’s Official Payouts Have Been Revealed

UFC 230’s fighter payouts have been revealed, with the pair of main-event headliners coming out on top with the biggest earnings. Both of the guys who topped the bill did so while fighting under less-than-ideal circumstances. We all know that Derrick Lewis took the fight just under a month after going to war with Alexander Volkov at UFC 229 – …

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Watch: Jacare TKO’s Weidman In War, Scolds Ref For Stoppage

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza managed to overturn some early momentum from Chris Weidman to get his man out of there in the third-round. Jacare was seemingly down on the scorecards to the former-champion Weidman before getting the job done in the third. For what it was worth, ‘The All-American’ looked fantastic at first, frequently touching up his Brazilian adversary with jabs …

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Breaking: Luke Rockhold Reportedly Pulls Out Of UFC 230

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Luke Rockhold has reportedly withdrawn from his UFC 230 co-main event contest against Chris Weidman due to injury. This is now the second time the UFC have failed to get these two into the octagon together for a second helping. Having fought and won against Weidman at UFC 194 to win the 185lb title, Rockhold then lost the belt after …

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Paulo Costa Calls Out Former-Champ Chris Weidman

The middleweight division’s most terrifying prospect has called out the former-champion Chris Weidman in an attempt to avenge the three Brazilian’s the American has beaten inside the UFC. Lyoto Machida, Vitor Belfort, Anderson Silva. All former UFC champs who hail from Brazilian and most importantly in this case, all fighters who have come up short against the ‘All-American’ Chris Weidman. …

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Mick Konstantin Talks Inspiration Behind Viral Conor McGregor Anthem

Floyd you better watch out, because the Irish are coming… Following on from the irrepressible anthem of Euro 2016 “Taking Over France”, Mick Konstantin is back with his ukulele to spearhead another Irish invasion. This time, a takeover of Las Vegas, on August 26 for Conor McGregor’s cross-code superfight with Floyd ‘Money Mayweather. The traveling hordes of McGregor fans are …

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New York Commission Confirm Instant Replay Legally Used To Determine Outcome Of UFC 210 Controversy

BUFFALO, NY - APRIL 08: Chris Weidman is looked at by the doctor during the fight with Gegard Mousasi of the Netherlands in their middleweight bout during the UFC 210 event at KeyBank Center on April 8, 2017 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

On Saturday night, as controversy unfolded and confusion reigned during what turned out to be the closing moments of the Chris Weidman vs Gegard Mousasi fight at UFC 210 in Buffalo, New York, the UFC commentary team sought some clarification on a number of issues from the promotion’s Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, Marc Ratner. In his subsequent comments, Ratner, …

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Michael Bisping Lays Into Chris Weidman Over UFC 210 Controversy

In August of last year, on an episode of The MMA Hour, Chris Weidman told Ariel Helwani that he found it “embarrassing” to tell people of Michael Bisping’s status as UFC middleweight champion. A couple of months later, in October, Weidman went on the same show and used that word again, when talking about Bisping’s performance in a successful title …

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Extraordinary Footage Suggests Weidman Didn’t Know What Month It Was After Eating Mousasi Knees At UFC 210

A video that has emerged online and includes some enhanced audio from Chris Weidman’s corner at UFC 210 may lend some insight into refereee Dan Miragliotta’s decision to halt the American middleweight’s fight with Gegard Mousasi on Saturday night in Buffalo. After Mousasi delivered a pair of punishing knees to the head of a hunched over Weidman in the second …

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