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UFC Canada boss Tom Wright laid off by fight company's new ownership

The head of Ultimate Fighting Championship’s Canadian office has been laid off as part of large job cuts by the promotion’s new ownership.

Tom Wright, the former Canadian Football League commissioner who joined UFC more than six years ago, was among those let go by the WME-IMG group, which took over majority ownership from Lorenzo and Frank Fertitta this summer for approximately $4 billion. 472 more words


UFC 206: Johnson has been eagerly awaiting rematch with Cormier after 2015 loss

TORONTO — From the moment he tapped the Octagon canvas back in May of 2015, Anthony (Rumble) Johnson has been thinking about this rematch.

Daniel Cormier won the light heavyweight title that night when he submitted the feared striker with a choke in the third round in Las Vegas, but Johnson has been on a tear ever since, and vows their UFC 206 bout Dec. 767 more words


Pleased to Dwell

For in him all the fullness of God was pleased to dwell, and through him to reconcile to himself all things, whether on earth or in heaven, making peace by the blood of his cross.

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After absence of more than three years, UFC returning to Toronto in December

Ultimate Fighting Championship is returning to Toronto after an absence of more than three years.

The mixed martial arts promotion announced Friday that UFC 206 is scheduled for Dec. 830 more words


Netflix's Rebirth Trailer

Neflix is dipping its toes into the feature film game. The site once known for shipping multiple DVDs, transformed into a television juggernaut in recent years. 178 more words


Service of Norwich Cathedral

Normally, it is calm atmosphere.In my think, a distinctive feature of anglican service is open holy communion and warmly welcome. Praising unfamiliar song is difficult for me but it is interest that facing a book of Rowan Williams and Tom Wright.

UFC to return to Vancouver in August for first time since June 2014

TORONTO — The UFC is returning to Vancouver.

Tom Wright, executive vice-president and GM for UFC operations in Canada, Australia and New Zealand, confirmed Wednesday that Rogers Arena will host a televised Fight Night show on Aug. 525 more words