Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz will end his brief retirement to face Alberto Del Rio at a yet-to-be-announced Combate Americas event later this year. “The Huntington Beach Bad Boy” signed a two-fight deal with Combate earlier this year, and says once he gets through Del Rio, he wants a shot
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Image via @ufc on Instagram Urijah Faber was well compensated for his return to the cage, which co-headlined the UFC Sacramento card over the weekend. “The California Kid” pocketed $340,000 for first-round knockout of red hot prospect Ricky Simon. This was his first fight paycheck since late 2016, when he retired after a decision defeat
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2:50 PM ET Bellator MMA announced in April the creation of a 16-fighter featherweight grand prix tournament, and on Monday the promotion explained the first-round matchups. Division champion Patricio “Pitbull” Freire, who also holds Bellator’s lightweight belt, will defend his title against rising star Juan Archuleta (23-1) on September 28 in Los Angeles. Freire has
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Son had the unenviable task of meeting Petr Yan on short notice in his UFC debut last September, but although he came out on the wrong side of the cards, the South Korean newcomer impressed all those who tuned in by going shot-for-shot with the surging Russian who has since continued his climb into the
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The third edition of Bellator’s World Grand Prix is set to launch with 16 featherweight athletes vying for the 145-pound championship and a one million dollar grand prize. Streaming exclusively on DAZN, the world’s first truly dedicated live sports streaming service, the first round of pairings includes former champions, undefeated elite prospects, European standouts, athletes moving up
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On the red carpet for the UFC Hall of Fame ceremony, Class of 2019 inductee Michael Bisping talks about how he found out he was joining the hall, his disbelief at the announcement, his son’s reaction to him being inducted, and more. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/dYpsgH Check out our full video catalog: http://goo.gl/u8VvLi Visit our playlists: http://goo.gl/eFhsvM
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