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UFC AC prelims results: Controversial ending gives Simon TKO win

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 2:09 AM Apr 22, 2018 by Eddie Mercado
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Check out the results and highlights from the UFC Atlantic City prelims, where we witnessed an ultra rare and rather controversial ending. On the UFC Fight Night 128 prelims, Ryan LaFlare picked up a grapple-heavy unanimous decision over Alex Garcia, earning 30-27’s on each judge’s scorecard. In what became a rather odd ending, Merab Dvalishvili put on a hyper-energetic performance against Ricky S...

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Ponzinibbio out of UFC Chile headliner vs. Usman

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 12:53 AM Apr 22, 2018 by Nick Baldwin
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Kamaru Usman needs a new opponent after Santiago Ponzinibbio withdrew from UFC Chile. The UFC’s first trip to Chile has lost its main event. Santiago Ponzinibbio is out of the UFC Fight Night 129 headliner in which he was scheduled to meet fellow rising welterweight contender Kamaru Usman. The Argentinian suffered a thumb injury in training, Combate reported Saturday evening. UFC officials have no...

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UFC Chile loses Kamaru Usman vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio main event!

www.bjpenn.com Posted 12:50 AM Apr 22, 2018 by Chris Taylor

UFC Chile loses Kamaru Usman vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio main event! The octagon will invade Chile for the first time next month but the historic fight card is now without a main event. The event, which takes place May 19 live from Movistar Arena, was expected to be headlined by a key welterweight fight between surging […] The post UFC Chile loses Kamaru Usman vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio main event! app...

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UFC Atlantic City Live Results: Corey Anderson defeats Patrick Cummins (Highlights)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 12:29 AM Apr 22, 2018 by Chris Taylor

UFC Atlantic City Live Results: Corey Anderson defeats Patrick Cummins A light heavyweight bout between Corey Anderson and Patrick Cummins kicked off tonight’s UFC Fight Night 128 prelims in FS1. Round one begins and Cummins immediately begins working to get inside on Anderson. He shoots in a presses Corey against the cage. Patrick is searching […] The post UFC Atlantic City Live Results: Corey An...

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UFC Atlantic City Results: Tony Martin defeats Keita Nakamura (Highlights)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:59 PM Apr 21, 2018 by Chris Taylor

UFC Atlantic City Results: Tony Martin defeats Keita Nakamura A welterweight fight between Tony Martin and Keita Nakamura kicked off tonight’s UFC Fight Night 128 event in Atlantic City. Tony Martin was able to get the better of Keita Nakamura on the feet in round one. Martin tagged Nakamura with a right hand that sent […] The post UFC Atlantic City Results: Tony Martin defeats Keita Nakamura (Hig...

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UFC Atlantic City Live Results: Edson Barboza vs. Kevin Lee

www.bjpenn.com Posted 10:33 PM Apr 21, 2018 by Chris Taylor

The octagon returns to Atlantic City tonight for the promotions UFC Fight Night 128 event. The event, which will air on FS1, is headlined by a key lightweight tilt between perennial division contenders Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee. Barboza recently had his three-fight win streak snapped by Khabib Nurmagomedov at December’s UFC 219 event in […] The post UFC Atlantic City Live Results: Edson Barboza ...

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Broner vs. Vargas: Live results and discussion

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 10:15 PM Apr 21, 2018 by Fraser Coffeen
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Adrien Broner and Jessie Vargas headline a triple-header live on Showtime tonight. Showtime Boxing takes center stage today with 4 big fights. Their day begins with the Frampton vs. Donaire live stream - see our coverage here. Then at 9:00 p.m. ET / 6:00 p.m. PT, Showtime Championship Boxing presents Broner vs. Vargas, live on Showtime. We’ll have discussion of the three fight Showtime card right ...

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Daniel Cormier blasts Alexander Gustafsson “Your greatest accomplishment is two close losses!”

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8:30 PM Apr 21, 2018 by Chris Taylor
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Daniel Cormier blasts Alexander Gustafsson “Your greatest accomplishment is two close losses!” Current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will attempt to become only the fifth fighter in UFC history to capture belts in two different weight classes when he challenges reigning UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic for his “baddest man on the planet” strap […] The post Daniel Cormier blast...

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Daniel Cormier blasts Alexander Gustafsson “Your greatest accomplishment is two close losses!”

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8:30 PM Apr 21, 2018 by Chris Taylor
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Daniel Cormier blasts Alexander Gustafsson “Your greatest accomplishment is two close losses!” Current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will attempt to become only the fifth fighter in UFC history to capture belts in two different weight classes when he challenges reigning UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic for his “baddest man on the planet” strap […] The post Daniel Cormier blast...

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UFC AC’s Sasaki will get only partial pay for cancelled fight

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 7:27 PM Apr 21, 2018 by Mookie Alexander
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Flyweight Ulka Sasaki won’t even be getting his base fight purse for his cancelled UFC Atlantic City bout vs. Magomed Bibulatov. One of the two UFC Atlantic City fights cancelled on Friday was a flyweight bout between Ulka Sasaki and Magomed Bibulatov. A lingering back injury for Bibulatov caused him to withdraw from the card, and that obviously meant Sasaki was also not going to compete on Saturd...

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Frampton vs. Donaire: Live stream, results, discussion

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 7:00 PM Apr 21, 2018 by Fraser Coffeen
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Get coverage and a free live stream here as Carl Frampton faces Nonito Donaire live in Belfast. Today, Showtime Boxing presents a free live stream of Carl Frampton vs. Nonito Donaire. Frampton vs. Donaire airs in a live stream on Showtime’s YouTube page today, Saturday, April 21 with a fight time of 5:15 p.m. ET. The fight is for the interim WBO Featherweight (126 lbs.) title and is live from the ...

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VIDEO | Eddie Alvarez “I beat Nate Diaz’s friend up right in front of him and he didn’t do sh*t”

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6:32 PM Apr 21, 2018 by Chris Taylor

VIDEO | Eddie Alvarez “I beat Nate Diaz’s friend up right in front of him and he didn’t do sh*t” Former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez is currently waiting on his next octagon assignment. “The Underground King” was last seen in action at December’s UFC 218 event in Detroit where he scored a thrilling third-round […] The post VIDEO | Eddie Alvarez “I beat Nate Diaz’s friend up right in fron...

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CM Punk’s second chance for a win | Redemption Time

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6:26 PM Apr 21, 2018 by Joe David

The retired former WWE 2 time champion held a 434 day reign (sixth longest all-time) and longest in the modern era in pro wrestling, has a shot at redemption at UFC 225. With 2 championship fights with tons of star power on the card featuring Daniel Cormier vs Stipe Miocic and Max Holloway vs […] The post CM Punk’s second chance for a win | Redemption Time appeared first on | BJPenn.com....

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Official UFC 225 poster released, and CM Punk is on it

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 6:16 PM Apr 21, 2018 by Mookie Alexander
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Check out the poster for UFC 225: Whittaker vs. Romero II. We’re less than two months away from UFC 225 in Chicago, and it’s a ridiculously stacked card (for now). Robert Whittaker defends his middleweight title against Yoel Romero in the night’s main event, while Rafael dos Anjos battles Colby Covington for the interim welterweight title. Of interest for fans in Chicago is one of their own, as ex...

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Ready to defend his belt – Is Conor ready?

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:07 PM Apr 21, 2018 by Joe David

The date was September 21st 2016 and the infamous two word Tweet “Beg me” rang out in the MMA community like two warning shots out of a 12 gauge shotgun. Conor McGregor was on top of the world and was seeking a second belt in the organization at the time and ultimately throttled former champ […] The post Khabib Nurmagomedov Ready to defend his belt – Is Conor ready? appeared first on | BJPenn.com....

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