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They've got their wish: Ovince Saint Preux meets Ilir Latifi at UFC on FOX 27 in Charlotte

It’s a little later than he initially asked for, but Ovince Saint Preux will get his wish – which initially was a wish made by Ilir Latifi. 467 more words


UFC 217's Ovince Saint Preux simply wanted Ilir Latifi to know he didn't forget callout

NEW YORK – Resurgent UFC light heavyweight Ovince Saint Preux didn’t call out Ilir Latifi, all appearances to the contrary.

“I didn’t pick him; he picked me,” Saint Preux told reporters backstage at UFC 217 after… 267 more words


Hurricane Irma on UFC 215 winner Ilir Latifi's mind: 'Half of my team, my trainers have families in Miami'

EDMONTON – Ilir Latifi was set to end a yearlong layoff against Tyson Pedro on Saturday, but it turns out ring rust wasn’t the only thing weighing on his mind. 657 more words


Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Amanda Nunes and UFC 215's other winners?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for UFC 215’s losing fighters?)

The UFC’s first pay-per-view event in Canada this year took place on Saturday with UFC 215, which went down at Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. 869 more words


UFC 215 results: Ilir Latifi's wrestling hands Tyson Pedro first pro loss

Swedish sledgehammer Ilir Latifi (13-5 MMA, 6-3 UFC) appeared recharged after a year away from competition, outworking previously undefeated prospect Tyson Pedro (6-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) for a decision win. 522 more words


UFC 215: Nunes vs. Shevchenko 2 main card preview and predictions

At the top of the hour, UFC 215’s main card will get underway. Compared to the original card, it’s pretty much a shell of itself. Demetrious Johnson, who was going to break the record for most successful title defenses in UFC history, won’t get the chance to do so because his opponent, Ray Borg, got sick on Thursday. 1,681 more words


UFC 215's Ilir Latifi not ready to judge Jon Jones during turbulent time for 205-pound division

EDMONTON – Despite Jon Jones’ lengthy history of mishaps, Ilir Latifi is not rushing to condemn the UFC light heavyweight champion after his latest incident involving a failed drug test. 407 more words