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TSN is the new home of the UFC in Canada

According to MMAFighting.com, The UFC is moving from SportsNet to TSN in Canada.

“The new listings only included one event on TSN 1, which will be the live coverage of the main card on Jan.

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MMA Fighters File Antitrust Lawsuit Against UFC

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) – Mixed martial arts fighters are suing the Ultimate Fighting Championship, alleging it’s a monopoly that chokes off competition and holds down athletes’ earnings. 110 more words

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December 16th in Professional Wrestling

1917
Humbold, Iowa–One of the major pioneers of professional wrestling, Frank Gotch, passed away from uremic poisoning at the age of 39.

1990
St. Louis, Missouri (Kiel Auditorium)–Sting pinned the Black Scorpion in the steel cage main event of World Championship Wrestling’s “Starrcade” event. 448 more words

December 16th in Mixed Martial-Arts

1994
Tulsa, Oklahoma (Expo Center)–Royce Gracie returned to the Ultimate Fighting Championship after failing to win UFC III, the first time he failed to win a UFC tournament, to win the fourth UFC. 334 more words

December 15th in Mixed Martial-Arts

2012
Las Vegas, Nevada (Hard Rock Hotel)–Colton Smith beat Mike Ricci via unanimous decision to win the UFC’s Ultimate Fighter tournament.

Queensland, Australia (Gold Coast Convention Centre)–Robert Whittaker beat Brad Scott via unanimous decision to win the UFC’ Ultimate Fighter: Australia welterweight tournament. 18 more words

UFC Judging Dissection: Scoring Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler II

Every time I watch the second fight between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler from UFC 181, I come away with the same score: 48-47 Hendricks, with “Bigg Rigg” winning the opening three frames before Lawler surging back to close out the fight. 1,326 more words

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UFC ON FOX: DOS SANTOS VS MIOCIC – DOS ANJOS DELIVERS BRUTAL BEATING TO NATE DIAZ

Nate Diaz (18-9) vs Rafael Dos Anjos (22-7) (#3) – Lightweight

Rafael Dos Anjos defeated Nate Diaz in convincing fashion through, after battering his opponent in all three rounds. 190 more words

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