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EXCLUSIVE: Justin Sumter vs. Maki Pitolo Set for Contender Series on July 9

Bellator veterans Maki Pitolo and Justin Sumter will collide on the Contender Series with the hopes of punching their ticket to the UFC. The big hit show, Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, is back for a third season this summer. Contracts...
Brok Weaver Contender Series

EXCLUSIVE: Leon Shahbazyan vs. Brok Weaver Set for Contender Series on June 18

Leon Shahbazyan will look to join his younger brother in the UFC when he takes on Brok Weaver on the Contender Series on June 18. The big hit show, Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, is back for a third season this...
Jordan Williams

EXCLUSIVE: Christien Savoie vs. Jordan Williams Set for Contender Series on July 23

Top Canadian prospect Christien Savoie will get his shot at the UFC through the Contender Series against Bellator veteran Jordan Williams on July 23. UPDATE: According to Christien Savoie, the fight with Williams is no longer happening. This season on Dana...
Alton Cunningham Contender Series

EXCLUSIVE: Alton Cunningham vs. Tony Johnson Set for Contender Series on June 25

LFA veteran Alton Cunningham will get a second shot on the Contender Series this summer against Tony Johnson. The big hit show, Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, is back for a third season this summer. Contracts have been sent...
Contender Series Karl Reed Julius Anglickas

EXCLUSIVE: Karl Reed vs. Julius Anglickas Set for Contender Series on July 2

Julius Anglickas, the current LFA light heavyweight champion, will look to punch his ticket to the UFC on the Contender Series this summer against Karl Reed. The big hit the Contender Series is back for season 3 this summer. Contracts...
Julius Anglickas Contender Series

Scouting Prospects for the Contender Series Season 3: Part 2

The Contender Series is set to return, now airing on ESPN+ — but which prospects are likely to turn up on the third installment of the show? Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series was recently confirmed as returning for a third...
Tracy Cortez

Scouting Prospects for the Contender Series Season 3: Part 1

The Contender Series is set to return, now airing on ESPN+ — but which prospects are likely to turn up on the third installment of the show? Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series was recently confirmed as returning for a...
UFC Octagon

Cedric Savage: A Qualifier for the Contender Series?

Cedric Savage, a former kickboxer, is making his push in MMA at light heavyweight. We spoke to the undefeated prospect. 6-0 as an amateur and now looking to improve to 3-0 as a pro, Cedric Savage takes on Alex Polizzi...
Grant Dawson

USADA Case Against Contender Series Athlete Grant Dawson Dropped

Featherweight Grant Dawson is free to resume his MMA career, with an anti-doping violation case dropped by USADA. The decision to keep pending USADA cases under wraps appears to have been bolstered by the results of an investigation into UFC...
Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series

Pair of Contender Series Athletes Suspended for Marijuana

A pair of winners from Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series have found themselves suspended for six months. Both Anthony Hernandez and Justin Williams tested positive for marijuana metabolites, and have accepted punishment from the Nevada Athletic Commission. At a...

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UFC 244: Potential Main Events for Madison Square Garden’s Pay-Per-View

The UFC's annual November trip to Madison Square Garden is a date that MMA fans circle on their calendars each year. Given the promotion's busy...