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Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko set for UFC 213

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) The next UFC women’s bantamweight title fight is now official as the champion Amanda Nunes is set to defend her title against the #1 UFC ranked women’s bantamweight contender Valentina Shevchenko. BJPenn.com’s Chris Taylor originally reported the championship bout was in the works on April 22 and it […]

Jim Miller vs. Anthony Pettis set for UFC 213

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) A lightweight scrap between former division title holder Anthony Pettis and perennial contender Jim Miller has been added to July’s UFC 213 pay-per-view event in Las Vegas. BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor confirmed the news with Miller himself, this after an initial report from Brazilian news outlet Combate. I have […]

UFC offers Jon Jones a rematch with Daniel Cormier at UFC 214

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Breaking news from UFC President Dana White. The brash UFC boss took to Sports Center where he announced that “if Jon Jones is ready” we will finally see him rematch current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier at UFC 214 on July 29 in Anaheim, California. Dana White: […]

Holly Holm vs. Bethe Correia set for June 17 in Singapore

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) A women’s bantamweight bout between former division champion Holly Holm and former title challenger Bethe Correia will headline UFC Fight Night 111 on June 17 in Singapore. UFC Canada just broke the news on Twitter. BREAKING: @HollyHolm vs. @bethecorreia headlines #UFCSingapore pic.twitter.com/19IqNTQuXQ — UFC Canada (@UFC_CA) April 13, […]

Former WSOF Champion Marlon Moraes makes octagon debut at UFC 212

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Former World Series of Fighting bantamweight champion Marlon Moraes will make his octagon debut on June 3 at UFC 212 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil when he squares off with perennial 135-pound contender Raphael Assuncao. MMAFighting.com was first to report the news. Marlon Moraes boasts a solid professional […]