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UFC 251: Usman passes Masvidal on debut on Fight Island

Kamaru Usman improved to 17-1 with a unanimous decision about the late replacement Jorge Masvidal to keep his welterweight crown in UFC 251. The 33-year-old, who was born in Nigeria and moved to the United States as a child before becoming wrestling champion at the university, won the lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov with 12 consecutive wins for the longest active …

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UFC 251 Combat Card: Kamaru Usman, Jorge Masvidal officially set as the main event on Fight Island

Now watch: Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal will officially lead UFC 251 (1:42) UFC 251 has a new major event. After overcoming many logistical hurdles over the weekend, Jorge Masvidal will face the welterweight champion Kamaru Usman in Abu Dhabi on Sunday morning (Saturday evening). Both sides agreed to the conditions on Sunday and were flown to Las Vegas for …

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Gilbert Burns positive for COVID-19, from Usman’s title fight

The main UFC 251 event was derailed from the corona virus as Gilbert Burns tested positive for COVID-19 and is out of combat with welterweight champion Kamaru Usman. Several people close to the situation informed MMA junkie on Friday night that Burns (18-3 MMA, 12-3 UFC) was pulling out of his fight with Usman (16-1 MMA, 11-0 UFC) that would …

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UFC fight night results, highlights: Mike Perry beats Mickey Gall for victory with his girlfriend in his corner

As brazen and bombastic as they are in the UFC, “Platinum” Mike Perry relied much more on skill than sensationalism to achieve a duel loss on Saturday at the co-main event of the UFC Fight Night in Las Vegas. Despite his new girlfriend’s controversial debut as a lone corner player, Perry (14-6) brutalized Mickey Gall in the last two rounds …

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Dana White shares photo of Octagon on the beach at UFC Fight Island

UFC President Dana White visited Instagram tonight, where he shared a photo of the octagon on the beach at UFC Fight Island. As seen below, courtesy of MMA journalist Chisanga Malata TwitterThe Ultimate Fighting Championship has a fantastic looking setup for your next events. Dana White gave fans an insight into Fight Island. An octagon on the beach !! 👀👀 …

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“Curtis Blaydes has the wrong attitude” – Dana White is not satisfied with the heavyweight fight at the UFC Fight Night

Curtis Blaydes showed his superior wrestling skills against a helpless Alexander Volkov. On the way to his one-sided triumph, “Razor” set a new record for most takedowns in a heavyweight UFC fight. He landed 14 takedowns on “Drago” to take Cain Velasquez ’11 takedowns against Junior dos Santos to second place at UFC 155. The fight was mostly on-site, which …

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Cynthia Calvillo unanimously beats Jessica Eye at the UFC Fight Night

Cynthia Calvillo is a flyweight UFC lawyer after just one fight in the division. Calvillo won Saturday night at the main event of the UFC Fight Night in Las Vegas (49-46, 49-46, 48-47) against Jessica Eye. Calvillo took Eye down in four out of five rounds and slapped the larger eye on the feet. This was Calvillo’s flyweight debut after …

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