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UFC 236 Begins ESPN+ Era With Disastrous PPV Buyrate

UFC 236: Holloway vs. Poirier began the ESPN era of the world’s premier mixed martial arts promotion with a shockingly low pay-per-view buy-rate. All things considered, the show will live long in the memory as a result of the pair of soon-to-be-legendary showdowns in the night’s main and co-main events. Israel Adesanya’s five-round war with the former TUF winner Kelvin …

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Jack Hermansson Calls For Showdown With Kelvin Gastelum

The middleweight division’s newest top-5 contender has called for a showdown against the former interim-title challenger Kelvin Gastelum. The Swede managed to turn out expectations completely on their head with a strong and confident victory over Ronaldo Souza at UFC Fort Lauderdale last weekend. Diving into the dangerous waters of Jacare’s ground-game, Hermansson was able to come through looking strong …

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Israel Adesanya Wants To Get Paulo Costa Before USADA Does

The newly-crowned UFC interim-middleweight champion Israel Adesanya has stressed his hope that he can fight contender Paulo Costa in the near future. Costa first took a shot at Stylebender following his UFC 236 war with Kelvin Gastelum last weekend. Borrachinha has been on something of a tear in the middleweight division since first signing for the UFC. His most notable …

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Watch: Israel Adesanya & Rumble Johnson Sparring Back In 2015

Israel Adesanya was drafted into the camp of the now-retired light-heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson back in 2015 as he prepared to fight Jon Jones. Of course, the fight never place due to the now-infamous incident involving Jones’ hit-and-run on April 28 – something that caused him to be stripped of his 205lb title. Johnson would go on to challenge for …

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Whittaker’s Disastrous UFC 234 Fight-Day & What Happens Next At 185lbs

UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker released a statement after being forced to pull out of his UFC 234 headlining showdown against Kelvin Gastelum. It’s hard not to feel for the champ after being deprived of another PPV headlining slot in his home-country, it really is. We’ve seen fighters withdraw from bouts after instances of carelessness inside the gym or beyond …

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Robert Whittaker Vs. Kelvin Gastelum: Our Official Prediction

UFC 234 is finally upon us and in the night’s main-event, the UFC middleweight title will be on the line as Robert Whittaker takes on Kelvin Gastelum. It’s a middleweight title tilt worth writing home about as the champion Robert Whittaker looks to add the scalp of Kelvin Gastelum to his increasingly long list of conquests. This is an extremely …

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Whittaker Vs. Gastelum Set For UFC 234 In Melbourne, Australia

ESPN has reported that the middleweight title showdown between champion Robert Whittaker and Kelvin Gastelum is set for UFC 234 in Australia next year. The pair have been competing against each other on the most recent edition of The Ultimate Fighter but with that series’ conclusion, the attention will turn to the 185lb championship bout that will end the show’s run. ESPN reported …

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Robert Whittaker – “I’m Better At Everything Than Gastelum”

The UFC middleweight champion will defend his title against Kelvin Gastelum after spending six weeks filming the next season of The Ultimate Fighter alongside him. Robert Whittaker might just have claimed iconic status within the UFC’s middleweight division following his pair of scintillating victories over Yoel Romero. Two contrasting styles met over ten rounds to decide the title of 185lb champion and …

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Vitor Belfort Responds After Michael Bisping Turns Down Retirement Fight-Offer

Vitor Belfort has responded to his former foe Michael Bisping following the Englishman’s apparent rejection of his offer for a retirement fight. One of the more unfortunate stories to emerge in recent times came about as the former-Ultimate Fighter finalist Uriah Hall was forced out of his scheduled matchup with Vitor Belfort after failing to make it to the scales …

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Dan Hardy Absolutely Nails Who The UFC Should Pick For Michael Bisping’s Retirement Fight

The respected and highly-knowledgable fight-analyst Dan Hardy gave his pick for a suitable matchup for Michael Bisping’s retirement-fight and all things considered, it’s probably the best option out there. Reaping the rewards at the highest levels of a game of inches like MMA always comes with an immeasurably high risk along with it. We’ve seen it on countless occasions before and …

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