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BT Sport To Remain Exclusive Home Of UFC In UK & Ireland

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BT Sport has confirmed that they will continue as the official home of the UFC in the UK and Republic of Ireland after signing a new broadcasting rights deal that will come into effect in January.  The new deal means that all UFC pay-per-views and Fight Nights will be shown live and exclusive on BT Sport TV, as well as …

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Eleven Sports At Risk Of Closure In UK After Four Months

Streaming service, Eleven Sports, is reportedly at risk of closure in the UK after just four months due to ‘poor distribution and growing losses’.  The streaming service currently holds the broadcasting rights for La Liga and Serie A and were due to begin exclusively streaming UFC fights in Ireland and the UK from January 2019, however, the promotional company has …

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Tony Ferguson & Dustin Poirier Engage In Bizarre Back-And-Forth

Dustin Poirier’s recent call-out of top lightweight contender Tony Ferguson did not go unnoticed and his response was just as amazing as you would expect. Both men are in a strange state of limbo with the current situation surrounding UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov but with Tony Ferguson’s spot as the divisional top-contender sealed beyond any doubt – questions have …

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De La Hoya Slams Dana White, Promises More MMA Shows

Golden Boy Promotions founder Oscar De La Hoya has confirmed that he is interested in hosting more MMA shows under his banner after his first entry into the sport last month. Liddell vs. Ortiz III was one of those rare occasions where the entire MMA community were in agreement on something. The fight was competitive in the most minimal sense of …

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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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John Kavanagh Predicts 2019 Title-Shot For Gunnar Nelson

SBG Ireland coach John Kavanagh has promised the world that welterweight contender Gunnar Nelson will be fighting for the title in 2019. Nelson managed to return to the octagon with a stunning finish of dangerous welterweight Alex ‘Cowboy’ Oliveira on the UFC 231 main-card. The fight stood as Gunnar’s first fight in over a year since his controversial first-round TKO …

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Dustin Poirier Sick Of Waiting, Calls Out Tony Ferguson

Top UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier isn’t willing to wait around as the title-picture at the top of his division gets settled. As of right now, it seems quite unlikely that we’ll see either Khabib Nurmagomedov or Conor McGregor in action in the early stages of 2019. Both of their futures are currently in the hands of the Nevada State …

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