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Pavlovich faces suspension post UFC 295.

Pavlovich faces suspension post UFC 295.

Sergei Pavlovich, ranked third in UFC’s heavyweight division, underwent a medical evaluation following his loss to interim champion Tom Aspinall. MMA Fighting, familiar with the matter, disclosed this development. Post the examination, the Russian fighter received a lengthy suspension from competing. Sources mention a minimum 45-day ban imposed on Sergei from entering fights. Recall that the UFC 295 event occurred on November 12 in New York (USA). In the evening’s co-main event, Pavlovich faced Aspinall, succumbing to a first-round technical knockout. Stay updated on the latest MMA happenings with just a simple click! Subscribe to our Google News channel for ...

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Fury seeks a rematch against Ngannou.

Fury seeks a rematch against Ngannou.

Frank Warren, Tyson Fury’s promoter, is optimistic about a rematch with former UFC heavyweight champ Francis Ngannou. A representative of the British boxer hinted at positive negotiations for the rematch. “Chances for a rematch look promising. It’s premature, though. Our focus is on Alexander Usik first. Tyson’s keen on it, and Ngannou seems interested too,” commented the representative to MMA Fighting. “After their last bout, Tyson and Ngannou discussed this. Ngannou and his team hold an excellent reputation. I’m confident the rematch will happen,” Warren added. In their October boxing match, Fury claimed victory by decision over Ngannou. Reference: https://dailysports.net/news/fury-is-talking-about-a-rematch-with-ngannou/

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Olivier Aubin-Mercier, eyeing retirement, stays driven for PFL World Championship Finals clash against Clay Collard.

Olivier Aubin-Mercier, eyeing retirement, stays driven for PFL World Championship Finals clash against Clay Collard.

Ever since Olivier Aubin-Mercier joined the Professional Fighters League in 2020, he’s been a dominant force in the cage. Nicknamed “The Canadian Gangster,” the former champion aims to secure another victory at the 2023 PFL World Championship Finals, facing Clay Collard on November 24. However, Aubin-Mercier sees this bout as the culmination of his fighting journey. The 34-year-old Montreal native began his professional career in 2011, making his mark in the UFC from 2014, where he held a 7-5 record. Exiting the UFC on a three-fight losing streak, he found a new home in the PFL during the COVID-19 pandemic, ...

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Dan Manasoiu set to battle Victor Hugo in UFC Fight Pass Invitational 5.

Dan Manasoiu set to battle Victor Hugo in UFC Fight Pass Invitational 5.

At UFC Fight Pass Invitational 5 on December 10th, 2023, Dan Manasoiu gears up to battle Victor Hugo in a much-anticipated showdown. This match, amidst a card brimming with top-tier talent, exemplifies the event’s caliber, standing tall as a main card highlight that could easily headline on any other occasion. The promotion has unveiled the final two matchups for the event, setting the stage for an electrifying show. Manasoiu, representing New Wave Jiu-Jitsu, joins his teammates in the lineup. Gordon Ryan, renowned as the supreme no-gi grappler, faces Mason Fowler in the main event, marking a compelling challenge for Ryan’s ...

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Aspinall urges UFC to strip Jones of his title

Aspinall urges UFC to strip Jones of his title

Tom Aspinall, the interim UFC heavyweight champion, faces a dilemma after his win. He’s slated to unify titles with Jon Jones, who’s due to return from injury in the latter half of the next year, set to defend against Stipe Miocic first. Aspinall’s unsure about his course of action during this wait. He could follow Renan Barao’s path, defending the interim belt, but Aspinall prefers a different route. He suggests a fight between top-ranked Cyril Gun and rising star Gilton Almeida, aiming to challenge Miocic and then Jones. Alternatively, he proposes stripping Jones of the title, simplifying matters. Expressing his ...

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Jeka Saragih's UFC Debut Triumphs Amidst Criticism and Insults.

Jeka Saragih’s UFC Debut Triumphs Amidst Criticism and Insults.

In his UFC debut at UFC Vegas 82 in Las Vegas, early Sunday morning on November 19, 2023, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Jeka Saragih secured victory against Lucas Alexander. Despite initial doubts, Jeka showcased his prowess, knocking out Lucas Alexander in a mere 91 seconds with an onslaught of strikes that cornered and defeated Alexander, as confirmed by the referee. Reflecting on his triumph, Jeka expressed the significance of this win, stating, “This debut was a struggle, from facing defeat in the Road to UFC, training for five months, and having to leave my family, friends, and my spouse ...

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Benoit St. Denis Desires 'Aggressive Showdown' with Justin Gaethje

Benoit St. Denis Desires ‘Aggressive Showdown’ with Justin Gaethje

Benoit St. Denis sees Justin Gaethje as a rare UFC contender who matches his durability in the ring. After a decisive win over Matt Frevola at UFC 295, St. Denis set his sights on Gaethje, who called him out during the event. In an interview on “The MMA Hour,” St. Denis emphasized Gaethje as his top priority for a memorable clash. Expressing understanding about the potential Makhachev-Oliveira fight, he highlighted Gaethje’s warrior spirit, noting his victories over tough opponents like Dustin Poirier. St. Denis sees their potential bout as a BMF title-worthy showdown due to Gaethje’s resilience, foreseeing a fight ...

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Chase Hooper Eyes Claudio Puelles Post Submission Victory vs. Jordan Leavitt

Chase Hooper Eyes Claudio Puelles Post Submission Victory vs. Jordan Leavitt

Chase Hooper aims for a showdown with Claudio Puelles post his win against Jordan Leavitt at UFC Fight Night 232. Hooper’s swift victory via a rear-naked choke in Round 1 sparked his call-out of Puelles, citing their shared expertise in leg locks. Expressing interest in Puelles’ prowess, Hooper highlighted their similar grappling styles and the excitement they bring to the octagon. Hooper’s wish for a matchup with Puelles stems from his respect for Puelles’ previous victories, particularly his kneebar win over Clay Guida. Despite his desire to face Puelles, Hooper remains eager to stay active in the lightweight division, especially ...

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Transitioning from UFC to PFL World Championship Finals, Impa Kasanganay aims to 'dominate, seize triumph, and progress.

Transitioning from UFC to PFL World Championship Finals, Impa Kasanganay aims to ‘dominate, seize triumph, and progress.

Impa Kasanganay’s journey from a viral knockout victim to a potential world champion worth a million dollars is captivating. The 29-year-old faces Josh Silveira in the light heavyweight showdown at the PFL World Championship Finals in Washington D.C. on November 24, airing on ESPN+ PPV. Beginning his pro career in 2019 and entering the UFC, Kasanganay held a 4-3 record but faced a memorable spinning back kick knockout by Joaquin Buckley. Post UFC release and a loss in an Eagle FC event, his path took a brighter turn with the PFL Challenger Series, hailed as “American Idol meets MMA” by ...

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Jake Paul Sneaks Dig at PFL Star Ngannou While Promoting Amanda Serrano's Weekend Fight

Jake Paul Sneaks Dig at PFL Star Ngannou While Promoting Amanda Serrano’s Weekend Fight

This weekend, the world of combat sports hosts a showdown in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia that’s bound to dominate headlines. Termed the “Battle of the Baddest,” it features former UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou taking on the WBC heavyweight boxing champ, Tyson Fury. This bout has generated immense buzz, with opinions aplenty. However, it’s not the sole significant contest in the boxing world this weekend, as Jake Paul was quick to emphasize. Amanda Serrano returns to the ring to face Danila Ramos at the Caribe Royale in Orlando. Remarkably, her WBC title won’t be at stake, despite her status as an ...

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Tommy Fury Seeks Rematch with 'Dance Partner' Jake Paul, Defying Retirement from Influencer Boxing

Tommy Fury Seeks Rematch with ‘Dance Partner’ Jake Paul, Defying Retirement from Influencer Boxing

Tommy Fury’s recent clash with British YouTuber and rapper KSI proved more challenging than anticipated. Despite a scrappy fight, Fury initially won by a majority decision, which was later changed to a unanimous decision. After this bout, Fury declared his exit from the influencer boxing world, expressing a desire to return to traditional boxing. However, it appears he’s had a change of heart, now expressing interest in a rematch with Jake Paul. In a recent interview with Pro Boxing Fans, Fury confidently stated, “I am the only fight for Jake Paul. Me and Jake Paul are the dance partners, and ...

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Magomed Abdulkadirov: A Father's Unwavering Support Through Every Bout

Magomed Abdulkadirov: A Father’s Unwavering Support Through Every Bout

Similar to many Dagestani fighters in today’s combat sports scene, Magomed Abdulkadirov holds deep admiration for the legendary Khabib Nurmagomedov. Their connection runs even deeper as they both share an unwavering paternal support that has shaped their journeys. In an emotionally charged interview with onefc.com, the promotional newcomer opened up about his personal life beyond the arena, paying a heartfelt tribute to his late father. His father, a constant presence throughout his life, played a pivotal role in propelling him to become one of the world’s premier submission grapplers. The Universal Fighters standout revealed: “My late father was my biggest ...

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Garcia vs. Duarte Fight: Viewing Guide, PPV Cost, Channel Info, and Beyond

Garcia vs. Duarte Fight: Viewing Guide, PPV Cost, Channel Info, and Beyond

Ryan Garcia’s comeback in the boxing ring is imminent following his initial career loss. Scheduled for December 2 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, Garcia will be taking on Oscar Duarte. Unlike his previous high-profile pay-per-view match against Gervonta Davis in 2023, this bout won’t be on pay-per-view. It’s set to be a standard DAZN event, accessible for streaming in nearly 200 countries. To catch the fight, enthusiasts can sign up for a monthly DAZN subscription at $19.99. DAZN offers compatibility with a wide range of devices, including Apple TV, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Android and iOS devices, various ...

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Tyson Fury Reveals Tommy's Extravagant Earnings: $5M Mansion, G-Wagon, Lambos, Rolexes from KSI Fight

Tyson Fury Reveals Tommy’s Extravagant Earnings: $5M Mansion, G-Wagon, Lambos, Rolexes from KSI Fight

In the headline bout of Misfits X DAZN: The Prime Card in Manchester, Tommy Fury, known as ‘TNT,’ secured a contentious victory over KSI through a majority decision. The judges’ verdict was mixed, with one calling it a draw at 57-57, while the other two leaned toward Fury with scores of 57-56. KSI was displeased, branding it a ‘robbery’ after the fight. Despite the controversial outcome, the substantial earnings Tommy Fury raked in were expected, and Tyson Fury, ‘The Gypsy King,’ has now confirmed the figures. In a recent interview on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani, Tyson Fury shared ...

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Devin Haney's Reaction to Showtime's Boxing Departure: A Sport's Monumental Journey

Devin Haney’s Reaction to Showtime’s Boxing Departure: A Sport’s Monumental Journey

Devin Haney has joined the chorus of disappointed voices in the world of boxing, reacting to Showtime’s recent decision to discontinue its involvement in combat sports. While this move was somewhat expected in the MMA community due to Bellator’s sale to the PFL, it caught the boxing world by surprise. Reports suggest that Al Haymon is already strategizing to migrate much of his talent to Amazon Prime. However, this transition is viewed as a major setback for the sport. Devin Haney, one of boxing’s rising stars, expressed his disappointment during an interview with Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour. Haney ...

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Volkanovski acknowledges his remorse for facing Makhachev at UFC 294 in Abu Dhabi.

Volkanovski acknowledges his remorse for facing Makhachev at UFC 294 in Abu Dhabi.

UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski has opened up about his recent bout against lightweight titleholder Islam Makhachev at UFC 294, held in Abu Dhabi on October 21. The Makhachev-Volkanovski clash headlined the event, with Makhachev securing a first-round technical knockout to defend his lightweight title for the second time. Volkanovski defended his decision to take on Makhachev, emphasizing his belief in self-challenge and the “big risk, big reward” mindset. He expressed optimism and a pursuit of greatness while acknowledging his recent lack of discipline, a source of minor disappointment, as shared on his YouTube channel. Their initial encounter transpired at ...

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Dan Henderson impresses fans with his sharp wit during book promotion for 'Hendo The American Athlete

Dan Henderson impresses fans with his sharp wit during book promotion for ‘Hendo: The American Athlete

Dan Henderson, a true MMA legend, carved his name in history despite elusive UFC championship glory. He achieved the remarkable feat of becoming a two-division champion, holding both PRIDE’s welterweight and middleweight titles. Starting as a wrestler with Olympic-level skills, Henderson later harnessed the explosive power in his fists. His right hand, famously known as the ‘H-bomb,’ delivered countless historic knockouts. Now, he’s sharing his athlete’s journey in his new book, ‘Hendo: The American Athlete.’ There’s pictures https://t.co/ExVj5v09kx — Dan Henderson (@danhendo) October 24, 2023 Announcing his book on Twitter, a fan humorously jibed that MMA fans can’t read. Henderson, ...

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Exploring Francis Ngannou's World Record Punch Power: 'The Predator's Remarkable Strength

Exploring Francis Ngannou’s World Record Punch Power: ‘The Predator’s Remarkable Strength

Francis Ngannou, a globally renowned mixed martial artist, has earned the reputation of being the most devastating striker across all combat sports. Hailing from Cameroon, this French powerhouse burst onto the UFC scene in December 2015, leaving a trail of knockout victories in his wake, with 12 out of his 17 career wins via knockout. Ngannou’s incredible strength was further solidified in 2018 when he set a record for the world’s most powerful punch. This feat was achieved through testing on a PowerKube machine, which assesses the force, speed, and precision of a punch. The results were nothing short of ...

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Former UFC champions set to revisit their legacy showdown.

Former UFC champions set to revisit their legacy showdown.

At one juncture, the MMA journeys of Anthony Pettis and Benson Henderson were deeply intertwined. Following his victory over Jamie Varner for the undisputed WEC lightweight championship in January 2010, Henderson clashed with the up-and-coming contender Anthony Pettis in the final WEC event. WEC 53 marked a pivotal moment for Pettis, as he clinched a unanimous decision victory over Henderson, showcasing his electrifying 5th round flying roundhouse kick off the cage wall, famously known as the ‘Showtime Kick.’ This spectacular move solidified Pettis’s reputation as one of the most thrilling strikers in MMA. Surprisingly, it was Henderson who secured a ...

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Young Irish Star from McGregor vs. Aldo Press Event Gears Up for MMA Debut on Dec 8

Young Irish Star from McGregor vs. Aldo Press Event Gears Up for MMA Debut on Dec 8

Nate Kelly, the spirited Dublin lad, famous for his antics at the Conor McGregor vs. Jose Aldo presser, is stepping into the MMA cage with PFL. Nearly a decade ago, during the media frenzy leading up to the original McGregor vs. Aldo showdown, a young kid perched on a man’s shoulders captured hearts. That kid was Nate Kelly, who boldly declared himself ‘the new breed in the UFC’ and appealed to Dana White for an advance on a future paycheck to attend UFC 189. Ariel Helwani broke the news about Nate’s upcoming amateur bout in PFL Europe on his X ...