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Jon Jones out of UFC 200 main event due to potential doping contravention

UFC interim light-headed heavyweight endorse has been notified of a potential doping misdemeanor regulating him out of bout with Daniel Cormier UFC interim light-headed heavyweight champ Jon Jones was notified of a potential doping breach Wednesday night, governing him out of his contest with Daniel Cormier in the main event of UFC 200. A grim-faced UFC president Dana White announced …

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UFC fighters prepare first steps to unionize: ‘It’s a fight for what’s right’

UFC is big business, but many of its fighters are poorly paid, and shortfall helps like healthcare so a new proletarians radical hopes to bring about much-needed change Four billion dollars. Regardless of the various kinds of life “youre living”, thats an eye-catching figure. If youre amongst the 500 mixed martial artists contracted to the UFC, that figure are also …

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Who will win Mayweather v McGregor? Our writers’ and fighters’ predictions

Former WBO middleweight champion Peter Quillin and UFC flyweight Zach Makovsky join our body of Guardian columnists in a lookahead to Saturdays bout Fight prediction … Mayweather on parts. LC Mayweather by TKO in the ninth round. JG Mayweather on phases. BAG Mayweather by TKO in the eighth round. ZM It’s hard to predict a round, but it will be …

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Floyd Mayweather to earn at least $ 100 m from Conor McGregor fight

Purses reveal gap as UFC champ takes $30 m minimum potentially rising to $75 m while boxing great seeings $200 m after all receipts known Floyd Mayweather will earn a minimum of $100 m for Saturday’s junior middleweight boxing match with UFC champion Conor McGregor at the T-Mobile Arena, parallelling the career-high pledge he made for his 2015 megafight with …

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Jon Jones out of UFC 200 main event due to potential doping irreverence

UFC interim light heavyweight endorse has been notified of a potential doping irreverence governing him out of contest with Daniel Cormier UFC interim light-headed heavyweight endorse Jon Jones was notified of a potential doping misdemeanour Wednesday night, ruling him out of his contest with Daniel Cormier in the main event of UFC 200. A grim-faced UFC president Dana White announced …

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Conor McGregor KOs Eddie Alvarez to become UFC’s first two-class endorse

Irishman knocks out Eddie Alvarez in the second round to triumph lightweight designation and become the first two-class endorse in UFCs history Conor McGregor is unparalleled. The 28 -year-old Irishman assured his lieu in history Saturday evening, stopping Eddie Alvarez in Madison Square Garden to become the first mixed martial artist to simultaneously regard two UFC belts. Headlining the first …

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Robert Whittaker beats Yoel Romero to claim UFC interim middleweight title

Australian Whittaker makes up for slow start and hyperextended knee to win final three bouts against Romero Australias Robert Whittaker won the UFC interim middleweight title on Saturday night in Las Vegas, surging in the late rounds to earn a unanimous decision over Yoel Romero at UFC 213. Whittaker (20-4) recovered from a hyperextended knee in the first round with …

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Floyd Mayweather at the Olympics might not make sense but the horse has bolted already | Kevin Mitchell

Dr Wus suggestion that boxing at the Games grows professional invoked many an eyebrow but amateurism now sits at the periphery of boasts biggest event Dr Wu, the very interesting boy who runs Aiba, the governing body for amateur boxing, cast the sport into a minor delirium the coming week where reference is indicated not stated that professionals would be …

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