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“UFC Fight Night 54 MacDonald vs. Saffiedine” Results

By: Chris Taylor         The UFC capped off their second event of the day in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada yesterday evening. The event, UFC Fight Night 54, was headlined by a welterweight fight featuring perennial contender Rory MacDonald taking on former Strikeforce welterweight champion Tarec Saffiedine. In the co-main event, bantamweights Raphael Assuncao […]

Lauzon replaces Parke, meets Sanchez at UFC 180

By: Chris Taylor       Joe Lauzon has replaced the injured Norman Parke, and will now meet Diego Sanchez at November’s UFC 180 event in Mexico City. UFC officials confirmed the news earlier today. Joe Lauzon (24-9 MMA, 11-6 UFC) was most recently seen in action at last month’s UFC Fight Night 50 event […]

Dana White: Conor McGregor Is The Logical #1 Contender

By: Chris Taylor       At the start of each week, UFC president Dana White sits down with web content producer Matt Parrino for The Download, where he discusses the most recent octagon news. In this week’s edition, of The Download Uncle Dana talked about Conor McGregor and how he feels the young Irishman […]

Nate Diaz returns, meets Rafael Dos Anjos at UFC on FOX 13

By: Chris Taylor       Nate Diaz will return to the octagon this December! UFC officials announced today that the Stockton slugger will square off with perennial contender Rafael Dos Anjos in the co-main event of UFC on FOX 13. Nate Diaz (17-9 MMA, 12-7 UFC) will fight for the first time since November […]

Breaking: Korean Zombie injured, forced out of UFC Fight Night 53

By: Chris Taylor       “The Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Jung (13-4 MMA, 3-1 UFC) has been forced out of his scheduled “UFC Fight Night 53” co-main event bout with Akira Corassani (12-4 MMA, 3-1 UFC), this according to his agent Brian Rhee. Rhee told Kalapaki Joe’s Chris Taylor that “shoulder issues” were to blame […]

White to have “the talk” with Penn if he loses this Sunday

By: Chris Taylor       UFC President Dana White plans to have “the talk” with former two-division champ BJ Penn, well, that’s IF “The Prodigy” fails to emerge victorious this Sunday in his trilogy bout with Frankie Edgar. The brash Zuffa fight boss talked about the possibility on FOX Sports 1, as transcribed by Dave Doyle: “This is B.J. Penn’s […]