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Nasrat Haqparast vs. John Makdessi booked for UFC event on Feb. 19

A lightweight clash between Nasrat Haqparast and John Makdessi has been booked for the upcoming UFC Fight Night card scheduled on Feb. 19. Multiple sources confirmed the matchup to MMA Fighting on Monday after Makdessi first announced the fight via Twitter. An 11-year veteran of the UFC, Makdessi has faced...
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Nasrat Haqparast, John Makdessi Agree to Matchup at UFC Event on Feb. 19

A lightweight clash between Nasrat Haqparast and John Makdessi is in the works for an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Feb. 19. ESPN was first to report the matchup. The event does not yet have an official location or headliner. Haqparast last appeared a UFC 266, where he had a...
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Montreal lightweight John Makdessi scores upset UFC win

LAS VEGAS -- Veteran Montreal lightweight John (The Bull) Makdessi won a split decision over Chile's Ignacio Bahamondes on a UFC Fight Night card Saturday. The judges scored the all-action bout 28-29, 29-28, 30-27 for Makdessi, who was the bookmakers' underdog. The Canadian held a 124-112 in significant strikes, according to UFC Stats.
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