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McGregor KO’s Alvarez in historic night at New York

Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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Conor McGregor knocked out Eddie Alvarez in the second round to win the UFC lightweight title and become the first two-class champion in the promotion's history.

Pacquiao wins WBO welterweight title in front of Mayweather

Sunday, November 6th, 2016
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With Floyd Mayweather Jr. watching intently from a ringside seat, Manny Pacquiao dropped Jessie Vargas in the second round and bloodied his face Saturday night on his way to a lopsided decision that gave him a piece of the welterweight title once again.

Manny Pacquiao a tough sell at this point in his career

Friday, November 4th, 2016
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The hook for Manny Pacquiao's latest fight is that he's the fighting politician, as eager to take on problems in the Philippines as he is to take on other welterweights in the ring.

Johnson eager for Cormier rematch in UFC 206 in Toronto

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
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Daniel Cormier won the light heavyweight title in 2015 when he submitted feared striker Anthony Johnson with a choke in the third round in Las Vegas, but Johnson has been on a tear ever since and vows their Dec. 10 bout at Toronto's Air Canada Centre will be a different story.

Kimbo Slice, notorious MMA fighter, dead at 42

Monday, June 6th, 2016
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Kimbo Slice, a well-known MMA fighter who originally gained notoriety through fighting videos posted on the internet, has died at the age of 42.

38-year-old Lesnar to fight 42-year-old in UFC 200

Monday, June 6th, 2016
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The UFC has announced that Brock Lesnar will be squaring off against Mark Hunt at UFC 200.

Muhammad Ali funeral will go by ‘The Book’

Monday, June 6th, 2016
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Muhammad Ali and his innermost circle started a document years ago that grew so thick they began calling it "The Book." Its contents will soon be revealed as the boxing great's funeral will follow the exacting details he laid how for how he wished to say goodbye.

Canadian MMA reporter banned for life after revealing Brock Lesnar’s return

Sunday, June 5th, 2016
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A reporter's credentials were revoked during a UFC show Saturday after he reported that WWE star and former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar was close to fighting again for the organization.

Conor McGregor gets rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202

Saturday, June 4th, 2016
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Conor McGregor will get his rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202 in Las Vegas on Aug. 20.

10 great quotes by the greatest of all time: Muhammad Ali

Saturday, June 4th, 2016
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World-famous boxing champion Muhammad Ali wasn't just some loud-mouthed, trash-talking boxer — he was the greatest of all time.