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Sometimes the universe just wants something to happen and apparently what the universe wants is for Dana White and Floyd Mayweather Jr. to become business partners once again. Last month Mayweather posted a picture of himself and Dana courtside at the Clippers-Celtics game with a caption that read, “Dana White

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When former Bellator bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas shared a picture of Jose Aldo after his last sparring session before UFC 245, he was proud of his longtime friend. The MMA community didn’t react the same way, though. Darren Till, who had his own struggles with weight cutting for a long

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There was a time when UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway was absolutely chasing a fight against Conor McGregor. After rattling off 13 straight wins including a pair of knockouts against former champion Jose Aldo, Holloway was anxious to avenge the last loss of his career, which came against McGregor back

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Cynthia Calvillo failed to beat the scale on Friday, and it wasn’t close. At the official weigh-ins for UFC on ESPN 7, Calvillo weighed in at 120.5 pounds, 4.5 pounds over the strawweight limit (including a one-pound allowance). This is the second time in Calvillo’s UFC career that she has

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At the UFC on ESPN 7 weigh-ins, all 24 fighters taking part in Saturday night’s UFC on ESPN 7 fights will step on the scale Friday, and we’ll have the live video here at MMA Fighting. In the main event, Alistair Overeem competes in his 17th UFC fight when he

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A light heavyweight showdown between Johnny Walker and Nikita Krylov is agreed for UFC Brasilia on March 14, multiple sources told MMA Fighting. ESPN first reported the news. The Fight Night card will take place at the Nilson Nelson gymnasium in Brasilia, Brazil, and air live on ESPN+. Walker (17-4)

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WASHINGTON — Cody Stamann speaks with the media ahead of his main card fight against Song Yadong at UFC on ESPN 7 in Washington, DC, discusses the bad blood with Rob Font, reacts to the featherweight legends Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar dropping down to bantamweight, gives his reason for

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WASHINGTON — Jairzinho Rozenstruik wants the biggest challenges possible, which is why he was gunning for a short notice opportunity to headline UFC on ESPN 7 against Alistair Overeem. If everything goes well on Saturday night, he’s already plotting for a future showdown against ferocious heavyweight contender Francis Ngannou and

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A targeted date to fastrack legal MMA in France has been postponed as the ministry of sport seeks guidance from its Olympic committee. The minister, Roxana Maracineanu, will delay by at least one month the formalization of an advisory committee that will oversee sanctioning of the sport, according to a

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