DC on Conan tonight at 11pm ET on TBS

UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion, Daniel Cormier, will be back on “Conan” tonight to prove that he officially broke the ‘curse.’After almost backing out of a scheduled appearance on the late night show last month, Cormier admitted that he was fearful of his fate – a number of recent athletes that have appeared on the show have gone on to lose their fight.However with Daniel’s dominant win against Stipe Miocic this past Saturday, he can prove all the critics wrong. He will fulfill his promise by bringing both belts to the studio set as a two-divisio … Read the Full Article Here
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UFC Names Parimatch as Official Betting and Wagering Partner in EMEA

Las Vegas — UFC®, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, and international betting company Parimatch today announced a new, multi-year partnership that establishes Parimatch as the “Official Betting and Wagering Partner of UFC” across the entire EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region, excluding the United Kingdom and Ireland. 

The new international collaboration also makes history as Parimatch will serve as UFC’s first-ever marketing partner from the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) region. Parimatch will also serve as the “P … Read the Full Article Here
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Fight Night Boise: Fantasy Cheat Sheet

The UFC will land in Boise, Idaho for the first time this weekend with a heavyweight showdown headlining the card, as former champion Junior Dos Santos returns to action against newcomer Blagoy Ivanov.Ivanov may not be as well known as some of the other heavyweights in the division, but he’s coming to the UFC off five straight wins, including three by way of knockout or submission. He’ll jump directly into the deep end of the heavyweight pool when he faces Dos Santos on Saturday night.Also on the card, highly-touted prospect Sage Northcutt returns to the welterweight division, where he faces … Read the Full Article Here
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Training for a finish, Northcutt feels confident after getting in a full camp

A year after moving to Sacramento to train at Team Alpha Male, Sage Northcutt is on the move again. However, this time he’s not changing camps, but rather weight classes, officially shifting to the welterweight division, where he’ll take on Zak Ottow in the co-main event of this weekend’s UFC Fight Night event in Boise, Idaho.While the young fighter with the sunny disposition has competed inside the Octagon in the 170-pound ranks twice before, neither of those contests gave an accurate portrayal of what Northcutt might be able to do in the division.“This is my first tim … Read the Full Article Here
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TUF 27 Finale scorecard

Friday’s TUF 27 Finale event is in the books, and now that the dust has settled in Las Vegas, it’s time to go to the scorecard to see who the big winners were at The Palms.1 – Israel AdesanyaAh, what to say about “The Last Stylebender” that he hasn’t already said? Yet the beautiful part of this sport is that you can talk all you want, but when the Octagon door shuts, you still have to back up your words. And Israel Adesanya backed up everything against tough veteran Brad Tavares. On paper, this seemed like it could be a “too much too soon” fight … Read the Full Article Here
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UFC 226 scorecard

Saturday’s UFC 226 event is in the books, and now that the dust has settled in Las Vegas, it’s time to go to the scorecard to see who the big winners were at T-Mobile Arena.1 – Daniel CormierHmmm, who was the big winner on Saturday night? I guess the guy who made history, set up a mega payday before he walks off into the sunset next year and finally put some past ghosts to rest is a good choice. Daniel Cormier stunned the world with his knockout of Stipe Miocic, in the process joining Conor McGregor as the only two fighters to hold two UFC titles simultaneously. So if DC was … Read the Full Article Here
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Unfiltered: Sam Alvey & International Fight Week Recap

Smile’n Sam Alvey joins Jim and Matt from the UFC Headquarters in Las Vegas to break down all the action from International Fight Week including Matt’s viral video taking down a drunk guy at a restaurant, the TUF 27 Finale and UFC 226, amongst other things.
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Sam on being more strategic about taking fights at Light Heavyweight

Matt on how the viral drunk-takedown video came to be

UF212: Matt and Sam on the camaraderie at UFC events

Matt finally ran into “El Cucuy” Tony Ferguson at UFC 226 Read the Full Article Here
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On the Rise: Boise Edition

The Main Event. This Saturday. Are you ready?Only a few single-seats for @ufc Fight Night 133 still available, so get your tickets NOW! #UFCBoiseTICKETS: https://t.co/vsBZE9Lv65 pic.twitter.com/Wq4SxQsHyU
— CenturyLinkArena (@centurylinkboi) July 9, 2018

It is truly a terrific lineup that serves as an outstanding follow-up to the events of International Fight Week, with the following three new arrivals slated to feature prominently in the festivities.This is On the Rise: Boise Edition.Blagoy IvanovIn a year where several new contenders have emerged in the heavyweight division, Ivan … Read the Full Article Here
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UFC 226 Fantasy Rewind

A new heavyweight champion was crowned in the UFC 226 main event as Daniel Cormier became only the second simultaneous two-division title-holder in the promotion’s history as he earned a first-round knockout over Stipe Miocic on Saturday night in Las Vegas.While he was an underdog on paper, Cormier stepped into the Octagon with confidence that he could defeat the longest reigning heavyweight champion in UFC history.Through the first few exchanges it looked like Miocic was going to be able to use his size and reach advantage to keep Cormier at the end of his punches. Unfortunately, Miocic … Read the Full Article Here
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UFC Returns to Denver in November

Las Vegas – On November 12, 1993, UFC® 1 took place in Denver at McNichols Sports Arena. It was a one night tournament that featured legends such as Royce Gracie and Ken Shamrock. The goal was to test each martial art against each other to determine which style was more dominant. That night would change the course of combat sports forever. Now, UFC is set to return to where it all began 25 years ago. On Saturday, November 10, UFC Fight Night® emanates from the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado for a very special night of fights. The event will be broadcast live on FS1 and will be … Read the Full Article Here
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