Premierieng on August 29th, the highly anticipated 28th season of The Ultimate Fighter® will see UFC® middleweight champion Robert Whittaker coach opposite No. 4 ranked contender Kelvin Gastelum.
Following the series, which debuts Wednesday, August 29 on FS1, the two will clash for the middleweight title at a date that will be determined in the near future.
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Saturday July 7th, T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada – The pinnacle of UFC International Fight Week is here, with arguably the strongest card of the year. MMAMotion will be providing you with all of the live results and play by plays on Twitter should you decide not to go ahead with the PPV.
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Friday July 6, 2018,Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada – With the UFC dropping their first card if International Fight Week with The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 27 Finale, MMAMotion will be providing live results via Twitter.
Headlining the card will will be the middleweight showdown between heavy hitter Brad Tavares and striking sensation Israel Adesanya, who occupy the five-round main event. Equally important, we get to find out who is the “Ultimate Fighter” in both the lightweight and featherweight divisions, thanks to finale fights pitting Joe Giannetti vs. Mike Trizano (155) and Brad Katona vs. Jay Cucciniello (145).
We will be updating the results as they happen below.
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With UFC International Fight Week well and truly here, fans around the world are gearing up for an action packed weekend of top-class MMA. Friday showcases The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) season 27 Finale, where we will see the newest addition to the UFC roster crowned, followed by the hugely anticipated UFC 226 on Saturday where arguably the first “Superfight” will actually come to fruition – two top-tier champions from the upper echelon of the UFC weight classes meet to see who is the baddest man on the planet. Daniel Cormier, the current light heavyweight champ will look to cement himself in the UFC history books by taking the heavyweight strap from dominant Stipe Miocic.
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UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Till seems like an age ago. Over one month ago, the UFC headed to Liverpool, England to showcase a card of homegrown and international talent for a packed out Liverpool Echo Arena. With botched weight cuts, lackluster home-fighter performances and 5 round striking duels, some of the bouts on the lower spectrum of the card have since been long forgotten.
A fight that drew a lot of attention at the time, was a featherweight prospect clash between an out of form but game, Jason “The Kid” Kid Knight and European starlet Makwan “Mr Finland” Amirkhani. Both fighters were coming off a loss, so it was a chance for both the right those wrongs and make progress in the division. With pre-fight insults and weigh-in altercations aside, both fighters entered the cage on fight night with a point to prove.
Continue reading “Exclusive: An interview with Jason “The Kid” Knight: “It really p****d me off the way the judges are just playing with people’s careers””
Brave Combat Federation have announced the signing of PRIDE FC and UFC veteran, Cristiano Marcello and he will be making his return to the cage after a 4 year lay-off since 2014.
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Cage Warriors continue to stack their roster with more elite contenders, entering the second half of 2018 with the announcement of 4 new multi-fight deals. The bantamweight division certainly interesting already with the recent announcement of Jack Shore’s CW97 title fight in Cardiff. A number of newly announced contenders are lining up to stake their claim as the best in Europe.
Continue reading “News: Cage Warriors sign Chris Miah, Mike Ekundayo and more to new multi-fight deals”
Brave Combat Federation have announced that the organisation will focus on roster expansion after the success of Brave 13 hosted in Belfast. The organisation have projected to host at least 7 events in the second half of 2018.
The Brave CF Athlete Relations Team have specified that their internal talent scouting program will focus on signing the best upcoming talent from around the world. Apart from signing athletes, the promotion will also work towards hosting further major events in Europe, which will benefit the local talent.
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Rodrigo Cavalheiro made a statement with his victory in Belfast. Coming in to his fight with a prosperous Karl Amoussou, Cavalheiro was considered as an underdog. On this occasion, the book makers got it terribly wrong – Cavalheiro viscously flattened Ammoussou with a wicked combination mid-way through the fight.
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Jeremy Kennedy has signed a multi-fight contract with Brave Combat Federation ending his tenure with UFC.
Kennedy holds an 11-1 record, and trains at Xtreme Couture in Las Vegas, Nevada amongst other fighters such as UFC middleweight “Smilin” Sam Alvey, under tutorige of UFC legend Randy Couture.
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