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Robert Whittaker Sidelined Until 2019

Australian UFC champion, Robert Whittaker, had surgery on his thumb after returning to Sydney from his split decision victory over Cuban Yoel Romero in Chicago last month. After reports, it looks like he will be out of action for longer than most initially thought. After breaking his thumb in the first round against Romero, Whittaker […]

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Nunes-Cyborg In Works for UFC 228

As reported, the UFC is close to having Women’s Featherweight champion, Cris Cyborg, take on the Women’s Bantamweight champion, Amanda Nunes on December 29th at UFC 228. Both women have teased the MMA world about this fight one day happening, but whenever it was close to it being booked, it would be ultimately postponed. The […]

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Is Cormier vs Lesnar The Next “Big” PPV?

The super fight between Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier finally happened on Saturday night, as Cormier won via first-round knockout to become the undisputed Heavyweight Champion. Although the fight had its moments, the biggest moment came after the bout, as former UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar decided to take over the octagon. Lesnar entered the […]

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Breaking News: Max Holloway Out of UFC 226 Co-Main Event.

On Wednesday, it was reported that the Featherweight championship bout between reigning and defending champion Max Holloway and Brian Ortega has been officially called off due to Holloway pulling out. Since late last week, Holloway wasn’t feeling well and was undergoing concussion-like symptoms. After his open workout to promote his fight with Ortega for Saturday […]

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Liddell vs Ortiz Scheduled for Trilogy Fight

As of Monday, Oscar De La Hoya and his Golden Boy promotions have officially set up the trilogy fight between former UFC legends Chuck Liddell and Tito Ortiz. In their previous two bouts, Liddell walked out with the victory on both occasions. Their last encounter was nearly twelve years ago, and with Lidell retiring since, […]

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UFC 226 Breakdowns & Predictions

From here on out, representatives from The Athletes Hub will break down each UFC pay-per-view event, and who we ultimately believe will win. The industry has a few solid cards on the horizon, but let’s see what everyone thinks will occur: Stipe Miocic (18-2) vs Daniel Cormier (20-1) Devon’s Take: Regardless of the outcome, both Miocic […]

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Rashad Evans Officially Retires From UFC

On Monday, Light Heavyweight champion Rashad Evans officially announced his retirement after a fifteen year career in the UFC. After defeating greats such as Dan Henderson, Chael Sonnen, Tito Ortiz, Quinton Jackson, Forrest Griffin, and Chuck Liddell, Rashad Evans is also well known for his feud with former friend Jon Jones. The two later on […]

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Is Lyoto Machida Signing with Bellator the Right Plan?

Per reports, Lyoto Machida has left the UFC for Bellator MMA. With the upcoming transition, the question is whether Machida will be successful or not. Machida has already defeated UFC legends such as Rashad Evans, Vitor Belfort, Randy Cotoure, Tito Ortiz, Rich Franklin and Shogun Rua. As a former Light Heavyweight champion, Machida has cemented […]

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Michael Bisping Announces UFC Retirement

Per reports, former Middleweight champion, Michael “The Count” Bisping has announced his retirement from MMA. This news came after complications about his eye forced him to make the difficult decision to end his historic career. Bisping, 39, has been in the UFC for over twelve years after he won the Ultimate Fighter against Josh Haynes. […]

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Five Possible Fights for Chuck Liddell

Per reports, “Iceman” Chuck Liddell is coming out of retirement to fight in the octagon once again. With that, fans are listing his top opponents, but here are my top five fights that Liddell should have in his return to the UFC. Ilir Latifi Ilir Latifi has been on a great run in the UFC, […]

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