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PFL to Host Its Season Ending Championships in New York City on New Years Eve

The Professional Fighters League (PFL) announced that the 2018 Championship, the finale to their historic inaugural season, will be held at the Hulu Theatre at Madison Square Garden on New Year’s Eve. The event will serve as the culmination of the League’s innovative bracket-style playoff format, unlike any other seen in the sport. Tickets for the first PFL Championship are ...

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Ray Cooper Plans to Retire Jake Shields In Their Rematch at PFL 10

When the Professional Fighters League season started earlier this year, Ray Cooper III probably wasn’t the name most people expected to end up as the No. 1 ranked welterweight. That all changed when Cooper shocked the world with a savage second round finish against former Strikeforce champion and UFC veteran Jake Shields to kick off the season. Cooper followed that ...

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Dana White Addresses Rumor Khabib Turned Down $15 Million to Rematch Conor McGregor

Reports of lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov‘s UFC death have been greatly exaggerated. At least, according to UFC president Dana White. Nurmagomedov landed in hot water after submitting Conor McGregor at UFC 229 when he leapt over the Octagon fence to go after McGregor cornerman Dillon Danis. He’s currently facing potential sanctions from the Nevada State Athletic Commission, which withheld his ...

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Chael Sonnen Likes Ryan Bader’s Chances Against Fedor Emelianenko

Eight fighters entered the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix. After doubleheader events last weekend, the field is down to two: Fedor Emelianenko and Ryan Bader. Emelianenko will try to add to his already legendary legacy, while Bader could make Bellator MMA history by becoming the first fighter to hold two divisional titles in the organization. Bader advanced to the finals with ...

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