Dana White Canceling Huge UFC 266 Fight?

UFC President Dana White could well have to pull out the bout between Kiwi lightweight star Dan Hooker and Nasrat Haqparast at UFC 266 in Las Vegas next weekend as the Hooker is still waiting on his visa to enter the US. The number eight ranked 155-pounder has been insisting about fighting on this card despite not stepping foot into the octagon since his TKO loss to Michael Chandler in January, the longest break between fights since he’s been in the UFC.
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Evander Holyfield faces medical suspension after boxing Vitor Belfort

Evander Holyfield will have to take some time off before committing to any sort of combat sports future. Holyfield (44-10-2-1) suffered a quick first-round technical knockout (TKO) loss to Vitor Belfort (watch highlights) in an exhibition boxing match inside Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla on Sat., Sept. 11 airing on Triller pay-per-view (PPV). The fight was waved off just 1:49 into the fight. Holyfield had already been knocked down once and referee Sam Burgos quickly stopped the fight following a subsequent burst of punches by Belfort.
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Florida State Boxing Commission Rules On Evander Holyfield

Boxing legend Evander Holyfield isn’t going to be fighting anytime soon. Holyfield, 58, suffered a first-round TKO loss a the hands of Vitor Belfort earlier this month. It was an ugly outing for Holyfield, who apparently wasn’t even scheduled to fight until two weeks before the bout. Many had questioned...

Eagles practice report: Zach Ertz, Brandon Brooks sidelined; Nick Sirianni compares season to a heavyweight fight

PHILADELPHIA – Eagles head coach Nick Sirianni likes to use a lot of metaphors. That’s why it wasn’t surprising that he used one in the locker room Sunday after the Eagles defeated the Atlanta Falcons, 32-6. Sirianni said the victory was only a “Round 1” win, alluding to the fact that the season would be a 17-round fight to make the playoffs and be successful.

Stephen Thompson Would Love To ‘Run It Back’ With Jorge Masvidal

Stephen Thompson is looking to rematch Jorge Masvidal in his next fight. After Masvidal was knocked out by Kamaru Usman back in April for the title, he has said he wants to fight anyone that gets him closer to the title. It was then reported he plans to meet with the UFC to try and set up a fight with Leon Edwards in early 2022, however, the Englishman made it clear he wasn’t interested in the fight.
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Kane Baker Hopes To Regain Lost Ground on September 26

Kane Baker will regain lost ground in the rankings if he can get back to winning ways upon his return to the ring. He remains a contender ahead of show-time in the Stadium Suite at Walsall FC’s the Banks’s Stadium, on the Sunday afternoon of September 26. The 31-year-old Brummie,...

Make or Break: Dan Hooker Faces High Stakes at UFC 266

Popular MMA personality and No. 8-ranked UFC lightweight Dan Hooker will be heading into the Octagon later this month, and it could be viewed by “The Hangman” as the most important contest of his 30-fight professional career. Hooker is scheduled to meet Nasrat Haqparast during the preliminary card of UFC...
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UFC in Vegas 37 Parlay Picks: The Weekly Punching Parlay

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to the Apex Centre in Las Vegas for another eventful night of mixed martial arts. Let’s waste no time because the fight odds are now available for us to delve into some parlay betting picks for UFC in Vegas 37 – headlined by light heavyweight contenders Anthony Smith and Ryan Spann, competing live on ESPN this weekend.