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Pettis says he will fight Melendez on December 6

By: Chris Taylor       UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis has a date for his first-ever title defense set, as he recently confirmed on The MMA Hour that he will be going toe-to-toe against Gilbert Melendez on December 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event (expected to be UFC 181) will likely be a pay-per-view, […]

Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier added to UFC 178

By: Chris Taylor       Fresh off a first-round TKO victory over Diego Brandao in his native Ireland, Conor McGregor (15-2 MMA, 3-0 UFC) already has his next octagon appearance scheduled, this time in Las Vegas against perennial featherweight contender Dustin Poirier (16-3 MMA, 8-2 UFC). McGregor and Poirier had recently been trading shots […]

Undefeated bantamweight Holly Holm signs with UFC‏

By: Chris Taylor       UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey seemed to be running low on potential challengers to her 135-pound title. So, the Ultimate Fighting Championship went out and signed undefeated mixed martial artists and former boxing champion Holly Holm (7-0 MMA). Holm trains out of the famed Jackson-Winkeljohn’s MMA gym and has […]

Blackhawks ink Toews and Kane to 8 year deals‏

By: Chris Taylor       The Chicago Blackhawks have signed their 2 star forwards, Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews, to identical 8-year contracts worth a total of $84 million according to ESPN. The talented duo began their careers with Chicago in 2007 and have since won 2 Stanley Cups for the franchise, their first […]

Demetrious Johnson faces Chris Cariaso at UFC 177‏

By: Chris Taylor       UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will defend his title again later this summer, this time against Chris Cariaso in the co-main event of UFC 177, which takes place August 30 in Sacramento, California. “Mighty Mouse” was expected to rematch John Dodson at the event, but Dodson suffered an ACL […]

Dillashaw vs. Barao 2 headlines UFC 177 in Sacramento‏

By: Chris Taylor       Newly crowned UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw will make his first title defense in his hometown of Sacramento, as UFC officials recently announced that the Team Alpha Male product will rematch former champion Renan Barao in the main event of UFC 177 on August 30. Dillashaw and Barao first […]