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The curse on UFC 200 continues

The curse on UFC 200 continues

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor

July 9, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The biggest mixed martial arts fight of the year has had its fair share of problems. On Wednesday, just three days before UFC 200 in Las Vegas, the main event and title fight, Jon “Bones” Jones against Daniel Cormier, was dropped from the card.   On July 6, a drug test administered to Jones by t...

A fight without fists: McGregor vs. White for UFC 200

A fight without fists: McGregor vs. White for UFC 200

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor

April 28, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Sports

Even in the world of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), the old adage is true: “the show must go on.” On July 9, thousands of people will be flooding to Las Vegas — or at least busting out the credit card to watch UFC 200 on pay-per-view. Predicted to be the biggest draw since UFC 100 in 2009, which pu...

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