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Sport UFC 253 'Embedded,' No. 1: Leaving Las Vegas

12:28  22 september  2020
12:28  22 september  2020 Source:   mmajunkie.com

NFL world reacts to a fullback scoring the Raiders' first-ever TD in Las Vegas

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The UFC returns to “ Fight Island” on Saturday night, as UFC 253 kicks off the company’s next residency in the Middle East. UFC 253 takes place Saturday at Flash Forum at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on ESPN2 and ESPN+.

The stateside stars of UFC 253 -- including champ Israel Adesanya, Dominick Reyes, Sijara Eubanks, Kai Kara France, Diego Sanchez and more -- grab an early-morning charter from Las Vegas to Abu Dhabi.

The UFC returns to “Fight Island” on Saturday night, as UFC 253 kicks off the company’s next residency in the Middle East.

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UFC 253 takes place Saturday at Flash Forum at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on ESPN2 and ESPN+.

Two title fights top the card. The main event is a grudge match, as middleweight champion Israel Adesanya (19-0 MMA, 8-0 UFC) defends his belt against. Paulo Costa (13-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC). And a new light heavyweight champ will be crowned, with Jan Blachowicz (26-8 MMA, 9-5 UFC) vs. Dominick Reyes (12-1 MMA, 6-1 UFC) set to fill the belt vacated by former champion Jon Jones.

Colby Covington's latest round of race-baiting draws ire of UFC fighters, Reebok

  Colby Covington's latest round of race-baiting draws ire of UFC fighters, Reebok Colby Covington has incited backlash from fellow UFC fighters and and sponsors for his latest foray into race-baiting. The top-ranked UFC welterweight contender defeated Tyron Woodley via TKO at UFC Vegas 11 on Saturday. Woodley used his fight-week platform advocating for Black Lives Matter. After defeating Woodley, Covington pounced on the opportunity to incite hate around the movement. “He’s standing up for lifelong criminals, Covington said of Woodley. “The Black Lives Matter is a complete sham. It’s a joke. They’re taking these people that are complete terrorists. They’re taking these people that that are criminals.

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UFC 250 takes place Saturday at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas . The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on ESPN and early prelims on UFC In the main event, UFC dual champion Amanda Nunes (19-4 MMA, 12- 1 UFC ) puts her featherweight title on the line for the first time when she takes

The first episode of “Embedded” follows the big-name stars at the top of the card. Here’s the UFC’s description:

The stateside stars of UFC 253 — including champ Israel Adesanya, Dominick Reyes, Sijara Eubanks, Kai Kara France, Diego Sanchez and more — grab an early-morning charter from Las Vegas to Abu Dhabi.

You can watch “Embedded” above.

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Bobby Green vs. Thiago Moises added to UFC's Oct. 31 lineup .
's busy year will continue with a return to the octagon in October against . MMA Junkie today verified with a person close to the booking that Green (27-10-1 MMA, 8-5-1 UFC) and Moises (13-4 MMA, 2-2 UFC) have agreed to meet in a lightweight bout. The person requested anonymity…MMA Junkie today verified with a person close to the booking that Green (27-10-1 MMA, 8-5-1 UFC) and Moises (13-4 MMA, 2-2 UFC) have agreed to meet in a lightweight bout. The person requested anonymity because UFC has not yet made an official announcement. MMA Fighting first reported the news.

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