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Dana White says he will likely book Conor McGregor’s next fight this evening

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)     Despite all the buzz of a boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor, UFC President Dana White is working on the next UFC fight for “The Notorious.” White appeared on ESPN’s SportsCenter on Wednesday to announce Luke Rockhold would be fighting Michael Bisping at UFC […]

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Robbie Lawler set to defend his title at UFC 201 in Atlanta

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) The UFC announced on Tuesday that welterweight champion Robbie Lawler will defend his belt at UFC 201 in Atlanta. Lawler will put his title on the line against surging contender Tyron Woodley in the cards main event. Lawler will defend his title for the third time after being […]

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Michael Bisping replaces Weidman, fights Rockhold for the title at UFC 199

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Yesterday it was announced that former UFC middleweight title holder Chris Weidman was forced to withdraw from his scheduled rematch against current champion Luke Rockhold at UFC 199 due to an injury, thus leaving UFC officials scrambling to find a short-notice replacement. UFC President Dana White announced Wednesday […]

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No MVP, no problem. The Golden State Warriors advance to round 2

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) The NBA’s most valuable player Stephen Curry was not available for round one of the NBA playoffs but that did not stop the Golden State Warriors from making easy-work of Houston Rockets in round one of this year’s NBA playoffs. Golden State defeated the Rockets by a convincing […]

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Dana White discusses the possibility of Nate Diaz fighting at UFC 200

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)     Perennial lightweight contender Nate Diaz was expected to rematch current UFC featherweight champ Conor McGregor in a welterweight bout at this July’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas. Unfortunately for fight fans, McGregor refused to attend certain media obligations to promote the UFC 200 event and […]

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Dana White: Conor McGregor will NOT fight at UFC 200

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor recently¬†took to Twitter to announce that he was “back on” July’s UFC 200 fight card in Las Vegas. Well according to UFC president Dana White, Conor’s tweet simply is not true and the Irish superstar will not be fighting at […]