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Valesca Machado

Valesca Machado vs. Piera Rodriguez Booked for Contender Series on October 19

Valesca Machado, better known as "Tina Black," will join Dana White's Contender Series this season, when she takes on Piera Rodriguez. Sources confirmed the booking to Cageside Press, speaking on condition of anonymity as the fight has not yet been...
Anton Turkalj

Anton Turkalj vs. Kaloyan Kolev set for Contender Series on October 12

A top light-heavyweight prospect in Anton Turkalj is getting his opportunity of a UFC contract on the Contender Series this fall. Sources have confirmed to Cageside Press that Turkalj is lined up to face Kaloyan Kolev on October 12. The...
Jack Della

Jack Della Maddalena vs. Ange Loosa Set for Contender Series on September 14

While the focus is currently on the return of The Ultimate Fighter, this year's installment of Dana White's Contender Series continues to shape up — with Jack Della Maddalena vs. Ange Loosa set for September 14, sources have confirmed...
Muin Gafurov

Chad Anheliger vs. Muin Gafurov Set For Contender Series on September 7

The 2021 edition of Dana White's Contender Series continues to grow, with the latest addition being Chad Anheliger vs. Muin Gafurov on September 7. Sources familiar with the booking recently confirmed the bout to Cageside Press. Chad Anheliger hails from...
Lorenzo Hood

Lorenzo Hood vs. Lukasz Brzeski Set for the Contender Series on August 31

Dana White's Contender Series is back in 2021, but not for the Summer. Instead, with The Ultimate Fighter returning, the show will primarily take place this Fall. The first card is August 31, and it will run every Tuesday...
Carrington Banks Bellator MMA

Scouting Prospects for the Contender Series Season 5: Part 3

This summer, Dana White’s Contender Series is back for season 5. So far the show has produced talents like Sean O’Malley, Alex Perez, Kevin Holland, Ricky Simon, Ryan Spann, Johnny Walker, Sodiq Yusuff, Miguel Baeza,  Jamahal Hill, Uros Medic,...
Jasmine Jasudavicius

Jasmine Jasudavicius Will Face Julia Polastri on Dana White’s Contender Series in September

Another Canadian will make the trip to Las Vegas for Dana White's Contender Series this year. On Sunday, Cageside Press confirmed with a source close to the situation that Jasmine Jasudavicius (5-1) will face Julia Polastri on the show, with...
Aaron Jeffery

Aaron Jeffery Returns to Dana White’s Conteder Series Against Caio Borralho in September

Canada's Aaron Jeffery will have a second go at earning a UFC contract on Dana White's Contender Series. On Sunday, Cageside Press confirmed that Jeffery (10-2) will take on Brazilian Caio Borralho (8-1, 1NC) on the Contender Series on September...
Tabatha Ricci

Scouting Prospects for the Contender Series Season 5: Part 2

This summer, Dana White's Contender Series is back for season 5. So far the show has produced talents like Sean O'Malley, Alex Perez, Kevin Holland, Ricky Simon, Ryan Spann, Johnny Walker, Sodiq Yusuff, Miguel Baeza,  Jamahal Hill, Uros Medic,...
Saidyokub Kakharamonov, a prospect for the Contender Series

Scouting Prospects for the Contender Series Season 5: Part 1

Dana White's Contender Series is back for season five this year, potentially arriving in June. So far the show has produced talents like Sean O'Malley, Alex Perez, Kevin Holland, Ricky Simon, Ryan Spann, Johnny Walker, Sodiq Yusuff, Miguel Baeza,...

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