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LAS VEGAS — Conor McGregor‘s head coach, John Kavanagh, confirmed to ESPN on Wednesday that negotiations are still “ongoing” for the UFC star’s return, while adding McGregor’s competitive “spark” has returned in recent sessions. It’s no secret that the UFC would like to book a lightweight title fight between undefeated champion Khabib Nurmagomedov (26-0) and
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One of Europe’s most popular fighters is on the comeback trail. Scotland’s Joanne Calderwood has been booked against Brazilian Kalindra Faria for UFC Fight Night in Lincoln, Nebraska, on Aug. 25, multiple sources told ESPN. The promotion is expected to formally announce the flyweight fight in the coming days. Joanne Calderwood (blue gloves) scored a
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The UFC is close to finalizing a light heavyweight matchup between Alexander Gustafsson and Volkan Oezdemir for UFC 227 on Aug. 4 in Los Angeles, according to multiple sources. The UFC 227 pay-per-view event is scheduled to take place at Staples Center. The UFC has been targeting Gustafsson (18-4) for the summer card, but had
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After being in the fight game for almost 12 years, Johny Hendricks called time on his MMA career this past week and said he leaves the sport with no regrets. “Realistically, I’m over it. I’m over the sport,” Hendricks said on ‘The Ariel Helwani MMA Show’ on Monday. “I did my part and I can
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