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Dana White puts into perspective the ramifications of Conor McGregor using MMA against Mayweather

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9:33 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Evan Bell
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Throughout the course of the buildup to Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather’s highly anticipated boxing match on August 26th, combat sports fans have continued to question just what would happen if Conor McGregor were to begin using MMA moves against Mayweather in the fight. While it has been made explicitly clear that if McGregor were... The post Dana White puts into perspective the ramifications...

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Dana White puts into perspective the ramifications of Conor McGregor using MMA against Mayweather

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9:33 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Evan Bell
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Throughout the course of the buildup to Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather’s highly anticipated boxing match on August 26th, combat sports fans have continued to question just what would happen if Conor McGregor were to begin using MMA moves against Mayweather in the fight. While it has been made explicitly clear that if McGregor were... The post Dana White puts into perspective the ramifications...

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VIDEO | Stipe Miocic clowns on Chris Weidman in the middle of an interview

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9:01 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Russell Ess

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman is set to headline the UFC on FOX 25 event against Kelvin Gastelum on Saturday. The event will be held at the Nassau Coliseum in Weidman’s hometown where he grew up in Long Island, New York. With the fight counting down and Weidman looking to end a three-fight losing... The post VIDEO | Stipe Miocic clowns on Chris Weidman in the middle of an intervie...

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Eddie Alvarez: ‘There is a very real chance’ Conor McGregor can knock Floyd Mayweather out

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 9:00 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Mookie Alexander
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Former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez analyzes Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor. The last time (possibly ever?) Conor McGregor fought in the UFC, he took the lightweight title away from Eddie Alvarez in remarkably easy fashion, becoming only the second man to finish Alvarez with strikes. McGregor has since secured a mega-fight in the boxing ring against Floyd Mayweather on August 26th. ...

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AUDIO | World champion boxing trainer points out a few physical flaws of Conor McGregor

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8:59 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Russell Ess
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Many believe that UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor has a gift with his powerful and precise striking. However, McGregor has stated that his success is simply the outcome of hard work and being obsessed with his craft. Whether it be talent or the result or hard work, there is no denying that “The Notorious” is... The post AUDIO | World champion boxing trainer points out a few physical flaws ...

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AUDIO | World champion boxing trainer points out a few physical flaws of Conor McGregor

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8:59 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Russell Ess
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Many believe that UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor has a gift with his powerful and precise striking. However, McGregor has stated that his success is simply the outcome of hard work and being obsessed with his craft. Whether it be talent or the result or hard work, there is no denying that “The Notorious” is... The post AUDIO | World champion boxing trainer points out a few physical flaws ...

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PHOTO | Michael Bisping comments on GSP’s social media pic, still wants fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8:03 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Evan Bell
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Earlier this month, top ranked middleweight Robert Whittaker defeated Yoel Romero to claim the interim UFC middleweight title in the main event of UFC 213. The fight was a particularly impressive one for Whittaker, as he fought through a knee injury to defeat Romero via decision. While UFC President Dana White stated prior to the... The post PHOTO | Michael Bisping comments on GSP’s social media p...

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PHOTO | Michael Bisping comments on GSP’s social media pic, still wants fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8:03 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Evan Bell
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Earlier this month, top ranked middleweight Robert Whittaker defeated Yoel Romero to claim the interim UFC middleweight title in the main event of UFC 213. The fight was a particularly impressive one for Whittaker, as he fought through a knee injury to defeat Romero via decision. While UFC President Dana White stated prior to the... The post PHOTO | Michael Bisping comments on GSP’s social media p...

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The MMA Circus w/ Linton Vassell, Rob Font, Drakkar Klose, Kurt Holobaugh, and Boston Salmon

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 8:00 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Nick Baldwin
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Episode 120 of The MMA Circus features Bellator MMA light heavyweight Linton Vassell, UFC bantamweight Rob Font, UFC lightweight Drakkar Klose, UFC featherweight Kurt Holobaugh, and UFC bantamweight Boston Salmon. EPISODE 120: The MMA Circus, hosted by Nick Baldwin and guest co-host Jed Meshew, is back for your listening pleasure. Guests: Linton Vassell — Bellator MMA light heavyweight contender L...

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Jose Aldo to compete outside the UFC

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:12 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Russell Ess
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Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo’s next competition will interestingly not be in the UFC as “Scarface” is set to compete next weekend. According to the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation, Aldo will be competing in their jiu-jitsu tournament, which takes place July 28-30. IBJJF posted a photo of Aldo and said the following in their... The post Jose Aldo to compete outside the U...

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Jose Aldo to compete outside the UFC

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:12 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Russell Ess
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Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo’s next competition will interestingly not be in the UFC as “Scarface” is set to compete next weekend. According to the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation, Aldo will be competing in their jiu-jitsu tournament, which takes place July 28-30. IBJJF posted a photo of Aldo and said the following in their... The post Jose Aldo to compete outside the U...

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Robert Whittaker opens up on knee injury prior to Yoel Romero fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:07 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Evan Bell
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Earlier this month in the main event of UFC 213, Robert Whittaker realized a dream as he defeated Yoel Romero via unanimous decision to claim the interim UFC middleweight title, and secure himself a fight with middleweight champion Michael Bisping. For Robert Whittaker, the fight was not without its share of difficulties. Early on in... The post Robert Whittaker opens up on knee injury prior to Yo...

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Robert Whittaker opens up on knee injury prior to Yoel Romero fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:07 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Evan Bell
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Earlier this month in the main event of UFC 213, Robert Whittaker realized a dream as he defeated Yoel Romero via unanimous decision to claim the interim UFC middleweight title, and secure himself a fight with middleweight champion Michael Bisping. For Robert Whittaker, the fight was not without its share of difficulties. Early on in... The post Robert Whittaker opens up on knee injury prior to Yo...

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VIDEO | Young Capoeira expert will leave you stunned

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6:27 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Evan Bell

The Future knows Capoeira I have seen The Future and he knows the world's most beautiful martial art. #Capoeira. Via our friends at CapoeiraMovies Posted by The Underground on Thursday, July 20, 2017 Capoeira is well known in South America for being one of the most storied and most interesting martial arts. The artform, which... The post VIDEO | Young Capoeira expert will leave you stunned appeare...

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UFC 213 and Bellator NYC estimated pay-per-view numbers released

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6:06 PM Jul 21, 2017 by Russell Ess
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The estimated pay-per-view numbers for UFC 213 and Bellator NYC have been released and they are estimated to be rather low. According to Dave Meltzer’s report for MMA Fighting, UFC 213 is projected to be in the range of 125,000 to 150,000 pay-per-view buys. According to Meltzer, UFC 213 has brought in one of the... The post UFC 213 and Bellator NYC estimated pay-per-view numbers released appeared ...

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