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Sean Strickland Defends the 185-Pound Belt Against Dricus Du Plessis at UFC 297

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Following his unanimous decision victory over Israel Adesanya, Sean Strickland makes his first title defense at the 185-pound division against Dricus “Stillknocks” DuPlessis. And New… On Sept. 9, Sean Strickland shocked the world. Israel Adesanya, the former UFC middleweight champion, was an unsolvable puzzle for those outside of Alex Pereira …

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Four Fights, One Legacy Lead to UFC 287

UFC 287

Will Israel Adesanya reclaim the middleweight championship of the world at UFC 287, or will Alex Periera’s legacy shine upon the UFC with a fourth victory (second in the UFC) over the Last Stylebender? Goat to Challenger Israel Adesanya went from on his way to middleweight goat status to hearing …

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UFC 285 Recap: Jones, Grasso, Nickal Make History in Las Vegas

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History was made at T-Mobile arena on Saturday for UFC 285. Former Penn State national champion wrestler Bo Nickal won his UFC debut. Alexa Grasso became the first Mexican-born UFC Women’s champion. Jon Jones returns after three years to become UFC Heavyweight champion. B0-Lieve the Hype The hype train for …

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UFC 285: Jon Jones makes UFC heavyweight debut

Jon Jones (26-1, 1 NC) is considered by many experts and most UFC fans as the greatest fighter of all time. At one point Jones in the light heavyweight division was heralded as the best pound-for-pound fighter in the UFC. Jones holds the UFC records for the longest unbeaten streak …

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McGregor Calls it A Career On Twitter

It isn’t the first time he’s announced it on Twitter, but this time he means it. Conor McGregor, at just 30 years old, tweeted early this morning that he would be retiring from UFC. The tweet was posted at 1:18 Am EST hours after his appearance on the Tonight Show …

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Rousey To Join the WWE

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has signed on as a full-time professional wrestler with the WWE. The announcement came at the end of the first-ever women’s WWE Royal Rumble match Sunday night. Rousey entered the ring to Joan Jett’s “Bad Reputation” as Rousey’s name appeared on the screen. A …

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