Paul Felder’s last act as Cage Fury Fighting Championships lightweight titleholder was a spinning-heel kick knockout on Saturday in the main event of CFFC 38. read news >>
A welterweight matchup between Chinese fighter Jingliang Li (9-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) and French-born athlete Nordine Taleb (9-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) is the latest addition to October’s UFC Fight Night 54 event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
October’s UFC Fight Night 54 lineup in Canada has two new additions, including a key bantamweight fight and a pair of UFC newcomers.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
Jake Shields will make his WSOF debut in October when he headlines WSOF 14 in Canada against a home-grown opponent in Edmonton’s Ryan Ford.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, WSOF read news >>
The UFC’s first trip to Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, now has a main event, as welterweight contenders Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine will meet in the main event. read news >>
A welterweight contest pitting Rory MacDonald against Tarec Saffiedine is now official, making it the first bout added to Ultimate Fighting Championship’s Oct. 4 card in Halifax, Canada. read news >>
Four months after its last trip to Canada, UFC returns to the country with Rory MacDonald in the main event.
The UFC announced Thursday that the Canadian welterweight is set to clash against the last Strikeforce welterweight champion Tarec Saffiedine in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on Oct. 4.
MacDonald (17-2) enters the cage coming off back-to-back victories over Tyron Woodley and Demian Maia, and a win over Saffiedine could earn the Canadian prospect a shot at the welterweight gold. He has won seven o read news >>
Chris Olech- "The Last Emperor" Fedor Emelianenko, arguably the best fighter in the history of MMA will be making a monumental trip to Canada for a week filled with seminars, autograph signings and feasts with fans. Fedor Emelianenko known for his Sambo skills, Judoka throws and devastating power hooks is revered by his fans for his sportsmanship outside of the cage and devastation inside. read news >>
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Although the UFC had seemed to lay out its plans for 2014 in Canada early this year, two of the planned pay-per-view dates in the Great White North appear to be in flux. read news >>
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Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre, who is usually speaking out against guys who mess around with illegal drugs, is now coming to the aid of a Canadian crony who is expected to face hard time for trafficking.
Quebec's Jimmy Cournoyer, 34, has been dubbed "The King of Pot," and is awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty to drug trafficking in the United States. And he's trading in his defense attorney for a former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight titleholder.
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UFC 174 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada had a lot to offer both good and bad. Rory MacDonald turned in an incredible performance, Demetrious Johnson proved he's far and away the best flyweight in mixed martial arts and two Japanese prospects shined on the preliminary card.
Yet, fan interest in the event was low, much of the main card action wasn't particularly enjoyable and it's not clear fans cared for the main event despite what it had to offer.
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