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Joanna discusses the struggles of cutting weight, regaining UFC crown

Editor’s note: This was published before Wednesday’s news that Saturday’s main event is in jeopardy because Joanna Jedrzejczyk may not make the strawweight limit, which is 115 for title fights and 116 for non-title bouts. Just over five years ago, Joanna Jedrzejczyk began a UFC journey that took her to the heights of fame and […]

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Boxer Fury, UFC’s Velasquez to perform in WWE

LAS VEGAS — WWE’s next big show is going to have some serious combat sports flavor. Boxing heavyweight champion Tyson Fury and former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez have signed to perform in WWE Crown Jewel on Oct. 31 in Saudi Arabia, it was announced Friday at a news conference at T-Mobile Arena. Fury will […]

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UFC 243: Dan Hooker dominates Al Iaquinta, calls out Dustin Poirier

All Dan Hooker had done in the UFC prior to Saturday’s fight against Al Iaquinta was finish his victories. That wasn’t the case Saturday — yet it was one of his best career performances. Hooker dominated Iaquinta via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26) in the co-main event of UFC 243 in front of more than […]

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UFC 243 free live stream as Whittaker fights Adesanya

Tonight, the UFC will hold its latest event in Melbourne, Australia, having previously hosted three events in the city. Headlining the card at the Marvel Stadium is a middleweight battle between Robert Whittaker and Isreal Adesanya, both of whom are yet to lose. Adesanya has the slight height advantage on his opponent, standing at 1.93m, […]

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UFC 243 Whittaker Adesanya TV channel and live stream

The UFC heads to the other side of the world tonight as middleweight champion Robert Whittaker puts his belt on the line against Isreal Adesanya. The 28-year-old Australian has been out of action since June 2018, which included pulling out of an event against Kelvin Gastelum. This fight will be Whittaker’s first fight against anyone […]

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Ex-UFC champ Velasquez in talks with WWE

LOS ANGELES — Cain Velasquez is planning on stepping out of the Octagon and into the pro-wrestling ring for the foreseeable future. Velasquez, the former two-time UFC heavyweight champion, is in advanced talks to sign with WWE, he told ESPN. He made a surprise appearance Friday on WWE SmackDown’s FOX premiere at Staples Center, confronting […]

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UFC Fight Night 161 first look: Betting preview, odds & predictions for Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Michelle Waterson

UFC Fight Night 161 takes place on Saturday, Oct. 12 live from the Amalie Arena in Tampa Bay, Florida and UFC odds are already listed for the event. Here’s a complete betting guide previewing the strawweight bout between Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Michelle Waterson, including updated odds and our pick. Joanna Jedrzejczyk (Getty Images) Joanna Jedrzejczykhttps://images.performgroup.com/di/library/sporting_news/ef/57/joanna-jedrzejczyk-100319-getty-ftrjpg_1v8qkmrfgrx8o1nv1twvuj7njs.jpg”> Hailing from […]