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UFC Releases Former Champion Junior Dos Santos, Veteran Alistair Overeem

In a somewhat shocking turn of events, the UFC has parted ways with former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos, and former title challenger/MMA legend Alistair Overeem. Combate was the first to report the news, with multiple outlets confirming the...
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UFC 259: Casey Kenney Preparing for “Legend Tour” Beginning with Dominick Cruz

MMA Lab's Casey Kenney is looking to add his name to the list of elite bantamweights competing for the top spot. The man in his way is considered by many as the greatest bantamweight to ever compete in the...
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UFC 259: Aleksandar Rakic Believes “New Era” Coming at Light Heavyweight, Eyes Adesanya Fight

Las Vegas, NV — Aleksandar Rakic is well aware of the opportunities that can present themselves in pandemic era MMA. And with that in mind, he has prepared for a five round fight at UFC 259 this weekend. Rakic (13-2) is...
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UFC: Cub Swanson vs. Giga Chikadze Set For May 1

A pair of UFC featherweights looking for a top 15 ranking will throw down in May. First reported by adjarasport.com, Cub Swanson will fight Giga Chikadze at a UFC event on May 1. Swanson later confirmed the booking on social...
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Virna Jandiroba vs. Kanako Murata Set For June 19 UFC Event

A pair of highly-touted UFC strawweights will collide in June. As first reported by Marcelo Barone of Combate, Japan's Kanako Murata will fight No. 13 ranked strawweight Virna Jandiroba at a yet-to-be-announced June 19 UFC event. Jandiroba later confirmed the...
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Prospect Watch: Brazil’s Matheus Mendonca

Brazilian bantamweight Matheus Mendonca is the latest fighter to watch out of the South American MMA hotspot. Tale of the Tape Fighting out of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil Age: 22 Weight class: Bantamweight Height: 5’6” Training out of Chute Boxe Diego Lima Record: 6-0 1 KO/TKO,...
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Joe Solecki Fights Veteran Jim Miller at UFC’s April 10 Event

Joe Solecki will get a big test against a fighter with more experience than anyone in the UFC's lightweight division. Or in the UFC period. On Tuesday, MMA Junkie was first to report that Solecki (10-2) will take on Jim...
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UFC 259: Three Title Fights, Three Predictions

On paper, UFC 259 is absolutely stacked. The rare three title fight card is capped off by a Light heavyweight title fight that pits current middleweight champion Israel Adesanya against the 205lb champion Jan Blachowicz. Opening up the trilogy of...
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Roxanne Modafferi to Face Taila Santos at UFC’s May 8 Show

Taila Santos has turned a recent win over UFC flyweight record-setter Gillian Robertson into a crack at women's fighting trailblazer Roxanne Modafferi. On Tuesday, Brazil's Combate was first to report that Modafferi and Santos would face off at the UFC's...
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UFC: Tafon Nchukwi vs. Jun Yong Park Set For May 8

A pair of up-and-coming UFC middleweights will look to continue their win streaks this May. First reported by MMA DNA, Tafon Nchukwi will fight Jun Yong Park at a yet-to-be-announced UFC Fight Night event on May 8. Cageside Press confirmed...