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Scottish MMA Invades Birmingham at Cage Warriors 98

Cage Warriors 98 takes place on the 20th October at the Genting Arena in Birmingham.   Birmingham will play host to some of Scotland's most promising fighters, as Scott Malone attempts to take his record up to 5-1, Paull McBain faces a stiff test against Aiden Lee, and Ross Houston aims to become the new Cage Warriors welterweight champion.   Ross Houston vs Stefano Paternò will headline the Cage Warriors 98 event in a Cage Warriors welterweight title fight.   Ross "The Hitman" Houston is currently 7-0 in his promising MMA career, and his exciting style of fighting has earned him the opportunity to compete for Cage Warriors gold. Houston strongly believes that he is the best welterweight in Europe...

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UFC 213 "Nunes vs Shevchenko 2" main card preview

With the initial main event of Cody Garbrandt vs TJ Dillashaw for the Bantamweight title being scrapped from this card recently as well as the hotly anticipated brawl between two fan favorites in Donald Cerrone and Robbie Lawler, UFC 213 has remained a solid card, despite losing two of it's marquee bouts. With Nunes defending her title against Shevchenko in the main event, a rubber match from their earlier bout which saw Valentina triumph over the Brazilian, the card is then co-main evented by Yoel Romero vs Robert Whittaker for the interim Middleweight title, another rubber match in the Heavyweight division follows as Fabricio Werdum and Alistair Overeem in a potential #1 contender decider, the main card starts with a...

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The Wait Is Nearly Over – Canelo vs. GGG

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin have finally put pen to paper, and will give the fans and the boxing industry exactly what it’s been craving for so long. All the talk of ducking one another and the disappointment of seeing them fight anyone else but each other can now stop. In the midst of Alvarez’s very dominant display in the all Mexican clash against the son of a legend, Chavez Jr, Golden Boy was waiting in the wings to announce the blockbuster deal he had struck with K2 Promotions. The fight will take place on September 16 at the prestigious T-Mobile Arena in sunny Las Vegas and will be broadcast live around the world. As well as Golovkin’s...

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Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor

The pipedream is now official - Floyd Mayweather Jr has officially returned to the world of boxing. His opponent? A man many would never have predicted to be fighting the man who retired in 2015. Conor McGregor's meteoric rise from a cocky up and comer on the dole from Ireland to one of the biggest sporting superstars in the world right now is nothing short of mesmerizing.  With the date confirmed for August 26th and the bout taking place in the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas - the question on every single person's mind right now, "what can we expect?"    Floyd Mayweather Jr, is quite simply one of the best boxers of his generation. With his immense boxing IQ...

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