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Daniel Cormier Named As ESPN’s Third Most-Dominant Athlete Of 2018

UFC light-heavyweight and heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has been honoured by ESPN as their third most dominant athlete of the year 2018. Three fights, three finishes and LeBron James, Luka Modric, Lewis Hamilton, and Novak Djokovic all eating his dust. What a year for DC it has been. The dual-weight world champion started his year with a dominant second-round stoppage …

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UFC 230’s Estimated Pay-Per-View Buyrate Has Been Revealed

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The pay-per-view buy-rate estimates for last weekend’s UFC 230 have reportedly been released according to WON. And to be honest, if you’re looking at these numbers from the perspective of the UFC brass, it’s not exactly anything to celebrate about. According to reports made by WON, UFC 230 brought in an estimated 250,000 views. WON reports the early estimate for …

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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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Eight Things We Learned From Saturday’s UFC 230

Here are eight things we learned after Saturday’s UFC 230, the card that saw Daniel Cormier defend his heavyweight title for the first time. It was an entertaining night that had a solid mix of showcase wins, thrilling contests and stunning finishes and while the main-event pairing of Derrick Lewis and Daniel Cormier had the most eyes on it, there …

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Dana White: “Conor And I Talked For An Hour Last Week”

Dana White addressed the media following UFC 230 last night and explained how he spoke to Conor McGregor for an hour last week. We’re just under a month removed from the unforgettable UFC 229. Of course, the melee that followed the night’s main-event is still fresh in the memory but as time goes on, we’re slowly focussing more on the …

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Watch: Lando Vannata & Matt Frevola Go To War In Instant-Classic

Lightweights Lando Vannata and Matt Frevola left absolutely everything they had inside that octagon on the UFC 230 prelims in what was an instant classic. Fights like this one are the fights you should show to people who have never watched MMA before. We all know exactly how unmissable Lando Vannata has been since signing for the UFC. His promotional record …

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Cormier Speaks About Possibility Of Future As UFC President

Dana White spoke about DC’s suitability for the role of UFC president during his post-fight press conference and when Cormier took to the stage, he responded. It’s a suggestion that has come out of nowhere but when Dana was asked by a member of the media for his thoughts, he expressed enthusiasm for the dual-weight world champion’s chances. “Oh definitely. …

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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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Watch: Joe Rogan Previews Daniel Cormier Vs. Derrick Lewis

UFC colour-commentator Joe Rogan cut an exhilarating promo for tonight’s heavyweight title showdown between Daniel Cormier and Derrick Lewis. Anyone else feeling hyped for tonight’s UFC 230 main-event? It was a slow burn, but as the build-up intensified, the fighting fans of the world have slowly come around to the fact that the heavyweight title tilt featuring Daniel Cormier and …

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