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Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier added to UFC 178 in Las Vegas
Conor McGregor (15-2 MMA, 3-0 UFC) and Dustin Poirier (16-3 MMA, 8-2 UFC) will get their wish. UFC officials today announced that the matchup McGregor and Poirier each accepted verbally in various media appearances has now become reality, and the two featherweights will now square off at UFC 178. Featuring a light-heavyweight title rematch between current champion Jon Jones and challenger Alexander Gustafsson, UFC 178 takes place an as-yet-unannounced venue in Las Vegas. The main card is expected to air on pay-per-view following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass.
Submitted Jul 22, 2014 6:09PM by isk - 10 comments
Filed under: UFC
Mike Dolce: Daniel Cormier could make 185 pounds with no performance cost
Nutrition guru Mike Dolce believes Daniel Cormier has more pounds to give if he wants to reinvent himself once again.
Submitted Jul 22, 2014 2:20PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
Cejudo withdraws from Legacy FC 34 main event
Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo won’t be back in the cage in August, as he withdraws from another Legacy FC main event fight.
Submitted Jul 22, 2014 11:40AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Cole Miller trashes Conor McGregor's UFC Dublin win, insists only comparison to Ronda Rousey is 'they're both blond'
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight attraction Conor McGregor dazzled Fight Pass fans last weekend (Sat., July 19, 2014) by stopping Brazilian import Diego Brandao in the main event of UFC Fight Night 46, which took place inside O2 Arena in Dublin, Ireland (highlights). Cole Miller was not impressed.
Submitted Jul 22, 2014 11:38AM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
Bellator champ Will Brooks lying low during transition but still wants Eddie Alvarez
Bellator interim lightweight champion Will Brooks was “shocked” and “surprised” at the promotion’s recent change of leadership.
Submitted Jul 22, 2014 11:37AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Bellator
Nurmagomedov tears meniscus, out until January
UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov’s injury appears to be worse than initially expected, as the Dagastan native is expected to undergo surgery and will be placed on the sidelines until January, 2015.
Submitted Jul 22, 2014 11:35AM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Despite rumors of UFC 182 headliner, Anthony Pettis says he's fighting Gilbert Melendez on Dec. 6
"Showtime" also talks about his time thus far on the set of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 20 alongside "El Nino" as well as the level of talent the 115-pound female fighters have shown.
Submitted Jul 22, 2014 2:18AM by xdanish020 - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Matt Brown: ‘Simple’ and ‘primitive’ training key to my success in the octagon
UFC welterweight competitor Matt Brown joined Inside MMA to discuss his upcoming main event against Robbie Lawler this coming weekend at UFC on FOX 12.
Submitted Jul 22, 2014 1:45AM by xdanish020 - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Rogerio Nogueira feels that he'll be close of a title fight if he beats Anthony Johnson
Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is coming off two wins against UFC champions, but they were his only two bouts in the last 30 months. Despite some of the injuries that have caused his inactivity recently,.............
Submitted Jul 22, 2014 1:43AM by xdanish020 - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
WSOF 12 loses Mladenov, shuffles lineup, needs new light heavyweight
The loss of a fighter from next month’s WSOF 12 lineup has prompted a lineup shuffle, and the organization is now searching for a new light heavyweight to join the card.
Submitted Jul 21, 2014 7:47PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Melvin Manhoef signs with Bellator
Bellator MMA has added some proven knockout power to its middleweight divisions.
Submitted Jul 21, 2014 5:12PM by FastKnockout - 10 comments
Filed under: Bellator
Paul Daley signs with Bellator
Paul Daley has returned to the Bellator fold. The British slugger announced his decision to ink a deal with his former home on Monday's edition of The MMA Hour.
Submitted Jul 21, 2014 3:37PM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: Bellator
Dennis Bermudez on Conor McGregor: 'I'm on a six-fight win streak and no one's talking about me'
But don't expect "The Menace" (or this guy) to go full-WWE just to build some hype.
Submitted Jul 21, 2014 11:48AM by FastKnockout - 18 comments
Filed under: UFC
Conor McGregor's UFC headliner is Irish channel's highest-rated sporting event
Not only did Conor McGregor help UFC Fight Night 46 become the biggest event in UFC Fight Pass history, but he also gave 3e, the UFC’s new Irish broadcast partner, its biggest sporting broadcast in channel history.
Submitted Jul 21, 2014 11:46AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
Friday's 'RFA 16: Copeland vs. Jorgensen' card finalized with new co-headliner
Friday’s RFA 16 event, which features a heavyweight headliner that will likely put the winner on the UFC’s radar, has a new co-headliner and a finalized lineup.
Submitted Jul 21, 2014 11:45AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Takenori Sato slated for UFC Fight Night 52
A welterweight bout between Hyun Gyu Lim (12-4-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) and Takenori Sato (17-9-7 MMA, 0-1 UFC) has been targeted for September’s UFC Fight Night 52 event in Japan.
Submitted Jul 20, 2014 10:07PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC Fight Night 49 lineup finalized with FOX Sports 1 main card, FOX Sports 2 prelims
The lineup is set for next month’s UFC Fight Night 49 event, which includes bouts on FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports 2 and UFC Fight Pass.
Submitted Jul 20, 2014 10:04PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Lineker says he has 'no problem' fighting McCall
UFC flyweight striker John Lineker responds to fellow contender Ian McCall, who says he's interested in fighting the Brazilian next.
Submitted Jul 20, 2014 10:02PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Norman Parke interested in headlining a UFC event in Belfast
UFC lightweight Norman Parke believes there is a possibility that the UFC will schedule a return trip to Belfast, Northern Ireland, which he considers to be a great opportunity to headline an event.
Submitted Jul 20, 2014 3:46PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
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