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UFC 228 Fight Card and Start Time

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:51 PM Aug 18, 2018 by Chris Taylor

The octagon will return to Dallas, Texas next month for the promotions UFC 228 pay-per-view fight card. The event, which takes place Saturday September 8, is headlined by a welterweight title fight featuring current champion Tyron Woodley taking on undefeated contender Darren Till. Tyron Woodley (18-3-1 MMA) will compete for the first time since UFC […] The post UFC 228 Fight Card and Start Time a...

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UFC 228 Fight Card and Start Time

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:51 PM Aug 18, 2018 by Chris Taylor
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The octagon will return to Dallas, Texas next month for the promotions UFC 228 pay-per-view fight card. The event, which takes place Saturday September 8, is headlined by a welterweight title fight featuring current champion Tyron Woodley taking on undefeated contender Darren Till. Tyron Woodley (18-3-1 MMA) will compete for the first time since UFC […] The post UFC 228 Fight Card and Start Time a...

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Fighters react to Ricky Bandejas’ crushing KO of James Gallagher at Bellator 204

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:29 PM Aug 18, 2018 by Chris Taylor
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Ricky Bandejas (11-1 MMA) picked up a statement win in his promotional debut at last night’s Bellator 204 event scoring a first-round knockout victory over the previously undefeated and highly touted James Gallagher. Bandejas was able to drop Gallagher just minutes in to the opening frame with a crisp right hand. James would scramble back […] The post Fighters react to Ricky Bandejas’ crushing KO ...

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Fighters react to Ricky Bandejas’ crushing KO of James Gallagher at Bellator 204

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:29 PM Aug 18, 2018 by Chris Taylor
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Ricky Bandejas (11-1 MMA) picked up a statement win in his promotional debut at last night’s Bellator 204 event scoring a first-round knockout victory over the previously undefeated and highly touted James Gallagher. Bandejas was able to drop Gallagher just minutes in to the opening frame with a crisp right hand. James would scramble back […] The post Fighters react to Ricky Bandejas’ crushing KO ...

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Paige VanZant just said yes to a fight date!

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:15 PM Aug 18, 2018 by Chris Taylor

Popular UFC women’s flyweight fighter Paige VanZant (7-4 MMA) has agreed to a fight date for her UFC return. “12 Gauge” took to Twitter late yesterday evening where she announced the exciting news. Just said yes to a fight date. PVZ is returning. #UFC — Paige VanZant (@paigevanzant) August 18, 2018 “Just said yes to […] The post Paige VanZant just said yes to a fight date! appeared first on | BJPe...

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Paige VanZant just said yes to a fight date!

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:15 PM Aug 18, 2018 by Chris Taylor
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Popular UFC women’s flyweight fighter Paige VanZant (7-4 MMA) has agreed to a fight date for her UFC return. “12 Gauge” took to Twitter late yesterday evening where she announced the exciting news. Just said yes to a fight date. PVZ is returning. #UFC — Paige VanZant (@paigevanzant) August 18, 2018 “Just said yes to […] The post Paige VanZant just said yes to a fight date! appeared first on | BJPe...

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Report | Artem Lobov returns at UFC Fight Night 138 in Moncton

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6:35 PM Aug 18, 2018 by Chris Taylor
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UFC featherweight Artem Lobov (13-14-1 MMA) will reportedly be making his return to the octagon at October’s UFC Fight Night 138 event in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. According to Red Furry MMA, “The Russian Hammer” will take on Zubaira Tukhugov (18-4 MMA) at the October 27 event. Zubaira Tukhugov will fight Artem Lobov at UFN […] The post Report | Artem Lobov returns at UFC Fight Night 138 in ...

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“Cocky mother f***er” James Gallagher reacts to KO loss

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:32 PM Aug 18, 2018 by Thomas Taylor

Last night, on the main card of Bellator 204, bantamweight prospect James Gallagher stepped into the cage with former CFFC champ Ricky Bandejas. Heading into this fight, Gallagher was as confident as ever. He even taunted his opponent as the bout was being announced. Unfortunately, the bout did not go as planned for the brash, 21-year-old […] The post “Cocky mother f***er” James Gallagher reacts t...

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Roy Nelson vs. Sergei Kharitonov co-headlines Bellator 207

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 5:00 PM Aug 18, 2018 by Mookie Alexander
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“Big Country” returns to the Bellator cage in October. It’ll be nothing but heavyweights populating the top two slots at Bellator 207 this fall. MMAjunkie reported earlier this week that Roy Nelson and Sergei Kharitonov will face off in the Bellator 207 co-main event. The main event is the heavyweight grand prix semifinal between Matt Mitrione and current Bellator light heavyweight champion Ryan B...

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Technique: Tyson Pedro shows you how to set up strikes

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 3:00 PM Aug 18, 2018 by Submission Radio
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UFC light heavyweight Tyson Pedro demonstrates how to disguise follow-up strikes using the jab. #14-ranked UFC light heavyweight Tyson Pedro kicks off the return of Submission Radio’s technique of the week, and he’s here to show you how to use the jab in order to set up follow-up strikes. If you wanna play “punch face” and knock your opponent into another dimension, you gotta set up those power st...

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Cerrone ‘happy to be alive’ after ‘catastrophic’ dive in Mexico

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 2:00 PM Aug 18, 2018 by Milan Ordoñez
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Donald Cerrone reveals he had a brush with death during a recent dive in Mexico. UFC welterweight contender Donald Cerrone is a known adrenaline junkie. In many instances, “Cowboy” would be seen wakeboarding and bull riding, sometimes during the week of the fight itself. One of his recent extreme adventures, however, almost did not end well for him. In an Instagram post he put up on Friday, “Cowbo...

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Palhares misses weight by 18 pounds for grappling match

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 1:00 PM Aug 18, 2018 by Lucas Rezende
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Rousimar Palhares weighed-in at 218 for his 200lb submission grappling bout against Craig Jones. Rousimar Palhares just keeps on getting bigger. After a surprising picture of himself among some peers raised some pulses due to the size of ‘Toquinho’s’ muscles, his upcoming submission bout against Craig Jones had to be moved to openweight because the Brazilian failed to hit the 200 pounds mark, by 1...

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Bandejas felt disrespected going into Gallagher fight at Bellator 204

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 10:11 AM Aug 18, 2018 by Nick Baldwin
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Bellator bantamweight Ricky Bandejas speaks with the media following his first-round TKO win over James Gallagher on Friday at Bellator 204 in Sioux Falls. SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota — Following his first-round knockout win over Conor McGregor teammate James Gallagher at Bellator 204, Bellator bantamweight Ricky Bandejas spoke with the media about his upset win, what it felt like to put away someon...

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Caldwell ‘not too satisfied’ with Bellator 204 win

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 4:53 AM Aug 18, 2018 by Nick Baldwin
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Bellator bantamweight champion Darrion Caldwell speaks with the media following his second-round TKO win over featherweight Noad Lahat Friday in the Bellator 204 main event in Sioux Falls. SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota — After defeating Noad Lahat via second-round TKO in the Bellator 204 main event, Bellator bantamweight champion Darrion Caldwell spoke with the media about his win, what it felt like r...

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Bellator 204 results and highlights: Caldwell KO’s Lahat, Gallagher KO’d

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 3:13 AM Aug 18, 2018 by Eddie Mercado
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Check out the results and highlights from Bellator 204, where Darrion Caldwell stopped Noad Lahat with strikes and Ricky Bandejas knocked out James Gallagher cold. Bellator 204 is in the books and the promotion’s bantamweight champion Darrion Caldwell just successfully returned to the featherweight division, stopping Noad Lahat with strikes in the second round. Caldwell has now won four-straight, ...

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