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Watch: UFC Newcomer Curtis Millender Scores Spectacular KO On Promotional Debut

Welterweight Curtis Millender booked his ticket to the UFC with back-to-back head-kick knockouts and he extended his streak of spectacular finishes in his promotional debut on Sunday night in Austin. The left knee was the weapon that ‘Curtious’ Curtis used to get the job done on this occasion, finishing former UFC welterweight title challenger Thiago Alves via KO in the …

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Conor McGregor Once Again Takes Aim At ‘Young’ Max Holloway On Social Media

“I’m on his mind apparently,” said UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway following a little social media skirmish with UFC lightweight champion and former foe Conor McGregor late last year.  McGregor had instigated the skirmish, which occurred just after Holloway stopped Jose Aldo for the second time to retain his title at UFC 218, by posting a little reminder of his unanimous …

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Joseph Duffy Hopeful Of Late 2018 Return To The Octagon Following Surgery

UFC lightweight Joseph Duffy underwent successful shoulder surgery on Monday but it’s likely to be six months before the Irishman can even throw a punch in training again. During an appearance on Severe MMA’s Talking Brawls podcast earlier this month, Duffy revealed that his shoulder had been causing him problems and early indications were that he had suffered a tear to …

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Artem Lobov To Take On Alex Caceres At UFC 223

SBG Ireland featherweight Artem Lobov will return to action on April 7th, as he has been booked to take on Alex Caceres, or ‘Bruce Leeroy’ as he is also known, at UFC 223 in Brooklyn, New York. The Mac Life reported last month that the match-up was in the works for an undetermined date, though the site suggested that March …

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Red-Hot UFC Prospect Magomedsharipov Calls Out A Host Of Names For Refusing To Fight Him

Zabit Magomedsharipov was one of the most promising additions to the UFC roster in 2017. The Dagestani featherweight arrived in the promotion with a fearsome reputation and he has backed it up with two straight submission wins inside the octagon. In September, Magomedsharipov acquired the tap from Mike Santiago with a second-round rear-naked choke before squeezing Sheymon Moraes into submission …

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Watch: Blaydes Shows Great Chin, Real Heart To Survive Early Crisis And Beat Hunt At UFC 221

Once-beaten American heavyweight prospect Curtis Blaydes scored the most significant win of his career thus far in Perth, Western Australia on Saturday night, beating Mark Hunt via unanimous decision over three rounds in the co-main event of UFC 221. If it wasn’t for his phenomenal chin, resiliency, heart, and composure, however, Blaydes wouldn’t have even made it out of the …

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Watch: Yoel Romero Wrecks Luke Rockhold In The Third Round At UFC 221

Luke Rockhold was in control for the vast majority of the 11:48 he spent inside the octagon with Yoel Romero in the main event of UFC 221 in Perth, Western Australia on Saturday night but one split-second display of explosive power from Romero in the third round rendered the American’s prior work in the bout irrelevant. Rockhold started well, peppering …

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