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UFC On ESPN 8 Results - Alistair Overeem Stops Walt Harris In A Two Round Grueling Battle

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UFC On ESPN 8 Results - Alistair Overeem Stops Walt Harris In A Two Round Grueling Battle


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Heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem was really the center of attraction as Walt Harris received such an emotional welcome back to the cage following the death of his Daughter but was able to do everything necessary to take home a win in the UFC on ESPN 8 headliner on Saturday night at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville Florida, broadcasted Live on ESPN.

Overeem (46-18 MMA, 11-7 UFC) was part of those fighters , who showed care when Harris went through those trying times but kept to his word to stick to business when they eventually met in Saturday night. Overeem was able to overcome the early charge from Harris, scored a highlight reel TKO victory at exactly 3:00 of the second round.
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The victory was Overeem's 65th fight as a professional and the win wasn't an easy one as he dug deep, connected the nessesary strike…

English Premier League Set Return For June 17th

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The English Premier League is set to make a return to our screens after three months of lockdown and the first two games will be the big clash - Manchester City Vs Arsenal FC and  Aston Villa Vs Sheffield United, which takes place on Wednesday 17th of June.

The first full round of football with take place from June 19 to June 21st which will be the first time since a ban was placed on gatherings due to the Corona Virus pandemic. The first two games, taking place on the 17th where games postponed earlier this year to give room for the EFL cup final.

After the fixtures, scheduled for 17th every team in the Premier League will each have 29 games on their tally, while the remaining games will be played on any suitable day in the week with a maximum of four games each on Saturdays and Sundays.

Key Points Ahead Of Restart Provisional restart date of June 17 agreed, subject to safety requirements Aston Villa vs Shef…

Kamaru Usman Has Conor McGregor Option For Title Defence - Manager

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The UFC welterweight division is presently red hot and with Just too many contenders angling for a shot against UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman. However, He seem to have a big option for his next title defence.

Before now, Usman was linked with a summer title defence against BMF title holder Jorge Masvidal but it seems "GameBred" is angling towards a rematch with Nate Diaz, which has indirectly forced Usman into search for other available options.

According to Usman's trainer Ali Abdelaziz, Usman could give Conor McGregor a title shot if Masvidal isn't ready to take a shot at the welterweight title. GET UPDATES ON YOUR FAVOURITE SPORTS
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Delivered by FeedBurner Abdelaziz made the statement, while speaking to UFC's broadcast partners ESPN on Sunday 
The fight between the welterweight champion and the former two divisio…

Tito Ortiz Details Call About Prospect Of Facing Boxing Legend Mike Tyson

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There has been a lot of vibe surrounding the return of two time undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson and with that many have lined up as potential opponents for ones scary Knockout artist "Iron Mike" and among those is Tito Ortiz.

Ortiz has competed against many Combat Sports Legends in his Career but this will definitely be the biggest of them all as there isn't any over the last two decades with the profile Tyson will be bringing to the ring.

Ortiz revealed in an interview with TMZ, he was recently been contacted with a proposal to face Mike Tyson in his return to the boxing ring but left out, who exactly contacted him for the fight.
“I got a phone call and someone started asking me, ‘What do you think about fighting Mike Tyson?’ I was like, ‘Really?’ This is an opportunity that I like. I’m in,'” Ortiz said. GET UPDATES ON YOUR FAVOURITE SPORTS
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Dillian Whyte Reveals Sparring Tyson Fury Session - I Bashed Him About

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Top British Contender Dillian Whyte isn't among those to brag about his accomplishments during sparring but somehow, The WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has given him no choice but to spill out what really happen during their infamous sparring sessions.

Whyte has been the mandatory challenger to the WBC heavyweight title for at least two years since defeating Oscar Rivas at the O2 in London and is presently in line to face Fury, who is presently contracted to face Deontay Wilder in a trilogy or any one with the title by 2021.
“Well, me and Tyson Fury sparred, and I bashed him about and I dropped him on multiple occasions,” Whyte told Sky Sports in an interview that aired Friday. “It’s as simple as that. You know, he wants to sit around, talking this and saying that. But if I’m such an easy fight, why is he not in any rush to fight me? He said before beating Wilder, ‘When I beat…

UFC To Reschedule Dustin Poirier Vs Dan Hooker For June 27

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The UFC is working on rescheduling Dustin Poirier's meeting with Dan Hooker as headling bout on June 27th fight Card. Their first meeting date got cancelled due to the Corona Virus pandemic.

Poirier (25-6 MMA, 17-5 UFC), who attained Interim Lightweight championship status in the past is looking to stop one of the surging contenders in the lightweight division, when he takes on Dan Hooker (20-8 MMA, 10-4 UFC).

The information which was first reported by Combat, is still in works for the UFC event on the 27th of June and the our informant pleaded to remain anonymous as the Promotion is yet to officially announce the fight. GET UPDATES ON YOUR FAVOURITE SPORTS
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Delivered by FeedBurner Information reaching Us l, has it that the Promotion is planning to stage the event at the UFC Apex, which is located in Las Vegas. However this will be dependent on if …

Conor McGregor G.O.A.T List Attracts Savage Replies From Diaz, Khabib And Jones

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Former UFC Two Weight Champion Conor McGregor made himself trend with replies to his post on who is the Greatest Of All Time (G.O.A.T) and with that caused a bit of a stir among the top MMA fighters.

McGregor ranked his top four MMA fighters of all time in a post on his Twitter handle on Saturday, listing himself among those best suited for the number 1 spot. However, time didn't fly before replies started pouring in fr fans and professionals.

McGregor named Anderson Silva, Georges St Pierre and Jon Jones among the top G.O.A.T  contenders in his list. Jon Jones was the first to reply McGregor, making reference to his lack of title defence and adviced him to attain that status before thinking of G.O.A.T status.


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Kubrat Pulev Warns Anthony Joshua -I Compromised Ones, Defend Or Vacate

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IBF mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev has sent a warning to IBF,IBO ,WBA and WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, telling him he will be taking no step aside fee and that, Joshua will have to defend or vacate his IBF title.

The Bulgarian was scheduled to take his mandatory shot at the title against the British superstar on June 20th but the fight got postponed due to the Corona Virus pandemic.

The WBC champion Tyson Fury  is also contracted with former champion Deontay Wilder for a third fight hopeful for a date in October. However, there has recently been a huge call by the fans for an immediate unification with Joshua but that will require paying their already contracted opponents a step aside fee.

Deontay Wilder, who seeks to reclaim his WBC heavyweight title in the trilogy with Fury, has made clear he won't be taking a step aside fee but even if he did, Joshua will also have to pay Pulev…

Anthony Joshua Wants Fight Camp Ring Return Confirmed Eddie Hearn

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IBF, IBO , WBA and WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is ready to begin preparation for his ring return in The Essex Fight Camp Series which is scheduled to take place on July according to his Promoter Eddie Hearn.

Hearn recently revealed to the DailyMail, his plans to host boxing shows behind closed doors on four consecutive Saturday in their 15 acre ground located at MatchRoom Headquarters in Brentwood, Essex.

According to Hearn, Joshua will be willing to participate in one of those for days but that will no longer be possible due to the on going Corona Virus pandemic. GET UPDATES ON YOUR FAVOURITE SPORTS
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Delivered by FeedBurner Boxing has been in hold since the Corona Virus outbreak in mid March, forced many countries into a total lockdown and indirectly lead to the cancelation of all MatchRoom Events between the period of match and June…

UFC On ESPN 8 Results : Claudia Gadelha Edges Angela Hill With Split Decision

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UFC On ESPN 8 Results : Claudia Gadelha Edges Angela Hill With Split Decision


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Strawweight Contender Claudia Gadelha was able to take a unanimous decision away from her Strawweight battle with Angela Hill in the UFC On ESPN 8 Co main event on Saturday night at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena Jacksonville Florida.

Gadelha was able to overcome a serious knockdown and used more of her ground work and punching power to get the favour on the Judges scorecards with two of them giving 29-28 score to Gadelha. Hill protested the score and reacted to the decision.

Gadelha showed off her well improved boxing ability in the opening minutes of the fight before switching to here favorite ground work and ones she was able to put Hill on the cancas, she controlled the fight from then, gradually breaking down her opponents defence.

Hill came back for the second round determined to stay on her feet and to that effect connected more strikes from the distance to keep his o…

UFC On ESPN 8 Fight Of The Night Highlights - Song Yadong vs Marlon Vera

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UFC On ESPN 8 Fight Of The Night Highlights - Song Yadong vs Marlon Vera


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Featherweight debutant Song Yadong retained his unbeaten record with a decision win over Marlon Vera in a fight that opened the UFC On ESPN 8 Main card on Saturday night at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena Jacksonville, Florida.

Song old a hasty offset attacking game in a compact three round onward fight with Vera, which earned him 29 - 28 on every single one three panel of adjudicators scorecards, civilizing his greatest to 5-0-1 in the UFC.

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Both ex- Bantamweight fighters completed their featherweight debuts in the dispute but Song was the longest and with that together other shots than his counterpart with his stiff defy striking. Vera did his top approach frontward and that fashion missing his carcass a immense object throughout the fight.

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UFC On ESPN 8 Results - Song Yadong Edges Marlon Vera With Decision

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UFC On ESPN 8 Results - Song Yadong Edges Marlon Vera With Decision


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Featherweight debutant Song Yadong retained his unbeaten record with a unanimous decision over Marlon Vera in a fight that kicked off the UFC On ESPN 8 Main card on Saturday night at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena Jacksonville, Florida.

Song used a fast counter attacking game in a close three round back and forth battle with Vera, which earned him 29 - 28 on all three judge's scorecards, improving his record to 5-0-1 in the UFC.

Both former Bantamweight fighters made their featherweight debuts in the fight but Song was the fastest and with that connected more shots than his counterpart with his stiff counter striking. Vera did his best coming forward and that way left his body a big target throughout the fight.

Other Results - UFC On ESPN 8 FULL Card Results “I did all I could do right now,” Song said after taking the fight on short notice. “I was prepared for three rounds. My opp…