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The Full Official UFC 209 Card Has Finally Been Confirmed

UFC 209 will take place in the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on the 4th of March. Top welterweights Tyron Woodley and Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson top the bill with a rematch after their epic encounter at UFC 205 finished in a majority decision draw. Wonderboy heads into the bout as the bookies’ favourite although some have suggested that the pair …

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Wonderboy on Woodley’s Racism Claims: “That’s Just Stupid”

MACAU - AUGUST 23: Tyron Woodley of USA looks up after winning his welterweight fight against Dong Hyun Kim of South Korea during the UFC Fight Night at The Venetian Macao Cotai Arena on August 23, 2014 in Macau, China. (Photo by Victor Fraile/Getty Images)

UFC Welterweight contender Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson has dismissed Welterweight champion Tyron Woodley’s claims that he is treated unfairly by the UFC due to the colour of his skin. Woodley, who drew with Thompson during their Welterweight title fight at UFC 205 in November, said no other fighter is treated like him and also cited how UFC Flyweight champion Demetrious ‘Mighty …

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Luke Rockhold And ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson Share Their Thoughts On Conor McGregor’s Chances At 170lbs

Maybe he simply wasn’t happy with Tyron Woodley’s tweet about his press conference antics, or maybe Conor McGregor’s various run-ins with the welterweight champion prior to UFC 205 were done with an eye toward building interest in his next contest. Given McGregor’s promotional genius, weight-hopping habits and previous assertions that a third title could be in his future, many are …

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‘Wonderboy’ Thompson Accuses Tyron Woodley Of Being A Poor Man’s Conor McGregor

Tyron Woodley celebrates a

The top end of the UFC’s welterweight division has undergone a huge transformation in the last twelve months.  Robbie Lawler has been dethroned as champion, with a Tyron Woodley who has only fought once in a year and a half now the division’s kingpin. Former perennial contender Rory MacDonald has set sail for Bellator, while Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson has kicked …

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Watch: Tyron Woodley Shocks Robbie Lawler And The World At UFC 201

In one punch, an amazing title reign can come to the most abrupt of ends. In December 2014, Robbie Lawler became one of the greatest comeback stories in the history of MMA. He shocked the world when he emerged victorious with the welterweight belt of a prime “Big Rig” Johnny Hendricks at UFC 181. Thereafter, the ‘Ruthless’ one’s star really began …

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