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The Main Event Preview: Demetrious Johnson vs Ali Bagautinov @ UFC 174

This Saturday’s stacked UFC 173 card is one of the best the Ultimate Fighting Championship has put together this calendar year, with every fight on the main card having ramifications in the respective weight classes. Of course, no “stacked card” is truly complete without a UFC world championship fight headlining proceedings and this weekend is no different as flyweight king Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson (19-2-1, 7-1-1 UFC) takes on Dagestani Ali “Puncher” Bagautinov (13-2, 3-0 UFC) live from the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia. This card sees the first time that Johnson has headlined a UFC pay-per-view, having headlined […]

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Diego Sanchez vs Ross Pearson Set for UFC Fight Night 42

A clash between TUF winners has been added to the UFC Fight Night 42 main card in Albuquerque. The UFC has announced that Diego Sanchez will square off against Ross Pearson in the Tingley Coliseum on June 7. #UFCFightNight in Albuquerque adds @DiegoSanchezUFC vs @RossTheRealDeal! http://t.co/lSk4i9Luk1 — UFC (@ufc) March 28, 2014 Sanchez defeated Takanori Gomi by split decision in his return to the lightweight division last March. In his next two bouts against Gilbert Melendez and Myles Jury, “The Dream” showed a heightened capacity to eat blows to the head. However, his affinity to remain conscious could not stop […]