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Watch: Ponzinibbio KO’s Magny To Stake Welterweight Claim

Santiago Ponzinibbio’s impressive rise through the UFC welterweight ranks continued apace on home soil last night. The main event of UFC Argentina featured the country’s most prominent fighter, and the home favourite didn’t disappoint against a game UFC veteran in Neil Magny. Boasting wins over the likes of Carlos Condit, former 170lb. champion Johny Hendricks, and Hector Lombard, Magny arrived …

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In-Form English Welterweight Gets Massive Opportunity In UFC Liverpool Co-Main Event

Following Gunnar Nelson’s unfortunate pull-out from UFC Liverpool’s co-main event, debutant Craig White will step up and face Neil Magny on the main-card. When it emerged that SBG Ireland’s grappling phenom Gunnar Nelson would be unable to compete at this month’s UFC Liverpool due to the injury, one of the main responses from the European MMA community was to wonder …

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Cyborg Leads The Way As Five Fighters Receive Six-Figure Disclosed Payouts For UFC 219

UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino topped the list of disclosed salaries for UFC 219 in Las Vegas on Saturday night, receiving a flat payout of $500,000 for her main event turn, while fellow headliner Holly Holm and three other fighters also earned six-figure sums. ‘Cyborg’, who showed patience, poise and characteristic power to overcome Holm via unanimous decision, …

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Rafael Dos Anjos Almost Landed Welterweight Title Shot At UFC 214

Despite only having one welterweight win to his name, that being his only victory in three fights, Rafael dos Anjos almost landed himself a 170-pound title shot against Tyron Woodley at UFC 214. Dos Anjos faces dangerous welterweight contender Neil Magny at this coming weekend’s UFC 215 card in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, but during a recently released preview of that …

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Quartet Of Intriguing Welterweight Clashes Added To UFC 207 Card

UFC 207, which is headlined by the return of Ronda Rousey and her women’s bantamweight title fight with Amanda Nunes, is beginning to take shape. The card looked pretty bare a couple of days ago, with only Rousey vs Nunes and a welterweight bout between Mike Pyle and Alex Garcia adorning the official UFC 207 event page. However, an onslaught …

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Top 10: UFC Late Replacement Victories

With news breaking last night that Ovince St. Preux is stepping up on short notice to take on Jon Jones in the Main Event at UFC 197, we take a look at the top 10 late replacement victories in the history of the UFC. While OSP has just over three weeks to get ready for his upcoming bout, he will …

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The Winners and Losers of UFC Fight Night: Brisbane

The Ultimate Fighting Championship packed out the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Saturday for UFC Fight Night 85 and produced a night of finishes, chokes and one stone cold walk-off KO. New Zealander Mark Hunt continued to show why he’s one of the hardest hitters in the game, landing a vicious right-hand to the neck of former UFC heavyweight champion Frank …

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