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12:13 PM ET Marc RaimondiESPN The UFC has surprisingly parted ways with a popular bantamweight contender. John Lineker was released by the promotion this week, ESPN confirmed with his manager Alex Davis on Wednesday. MMA Junkie was the first to report the news. The decision comes on the heels of Lineker withdrawing from UFC Greenville
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Welcome to Midnight Mania! There was a time when Alexander Emelianenko was considered the more talented brother of Heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko. The all-time great’s younger brother possessed ruthlessly quick hands and serious knockout power, but he never matched his brother’s success, seemingly due to a problem with dedication. The last few years have not
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6:03 PM ET A middleweight fight between Jared Cannonier and Jack Hermansson will headline UFC Fight Night on Sept. 28 in Denmark, according to Cannonier’s manager. Contracts have not yet been signed, although verbal agreements are in place. The UFC Fight Night event will take place inside Copenhagen’s Royal Arena and will air on ESPN+
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will stage its first event ever in Denmark on September 28, 2019 from inside Royal Arena in Copenhagen, and the fight card is starting to come along. Longtime mixed marital arts (MMA) manager, Malki Kawa — who recently announced he’d be breaking all the news for his fighters moving forward —
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Pam Sorenson and Kaitlin Young fight for the featherweight title at Invicta FC 36 Invicta Fighting Championships announced on Tuesday that Pam “Bam” Sorenson (7-3) and “The Striking Viking” Kaitlin Young (10-9-1) will battle for the promotion’s featherweight championship. The title tilt headlines a nine-fight Invicta FC 36 card, taking place in Kansas City, Kan.
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Cain Velasquez teased a crossover into the professional wrestling arena last year, and now it’s about to become official. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight champion of the world will take part in a six-man tag team match for Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide on Aug. 3 in Mexico City, Mexico. ESPN’s Marc Raimondi has
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Welcome to Midnight Mania! When Darren Till lost his undefeated status and consecutive fights, it was unclear how the Englishman would react. When Till then made headlines for allegedly stealing a taxi and deleted all his social media in response, the worst was collectively assumed. Luckily, Till seemed to avoid major consequences, paying a fine
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