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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 […]

Tyron Woodley targets July return, has two opponents in mind

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley scored a majority decision victory over Stephen Thompson at last month’s UFC 209 event in Las Vegas, thus retaining his 170-pound strap. “The Chosen One” took some time out of his busy schedule today to appear on BJPENN.com’s Rapid Fire segment with host […]

Coach claims Anthony Johnson’s post-MMA career ‘has to do with football’

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Anthony “Rumble” Johnson shocked fans by announcing his retirement from the sport of mixed martial arts following his second-round submission loss to Daniel Cormier at this past weekend’s UFC 210 pay-per-view event in Buffalo, New York. Johnson stated the following in his post-fight interview with UFC commentator Joe […]