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After pulling out of his UFC 218 fight against champ Max Holloway, UFC featherweight contender Frankie Edgar expects to get back to full-contact training in six weeks.

Frankie Edgar’s fight-cancelling injury is only a “minor setback,” he said.

The UFC featherweight contender released a statement on Instagram less than two hours after his withdrawal from an upcoming title fight against Max Holloway at UFC 218.

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Georges St-Pierre choked Michael Bisping completely unconscious to win the middleweight title at UFC 217.

The top of the UFC 217 billing saw longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre make his long awaited return to action, after nearly four years on the sidelines, to choke Michael Bisping unconscious to win the UFC middleweight title. GSP had a strong start to the fight, wobbling Bisping late in the opening round, but began to slow down a bit towards the end of the secnd.

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The Bloody Elbow staff has submitted its predictions for UFC 217: Bisping vs. St-Pierre, and because this is a major show, we’ve divided these posts to main card and preliminary card. This column focuses on the prelims, which is now sans Ion Cutelaba vs. Michal Oleksiejczuk. The majority of us are picking Joe Duffy to top James Vick, whereas there’s only a slight edge in Ovince Saint Preux’s favor against Corey Anderson.

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Michael Bisping said he will probably defend his UFC middleweight title against interim champ Robert Whittaker should he get past Georges St-Pierre at UFC 217 this Saturday.

Michael Bisping will probably fight Robert Whittaker should he get past Georges St-Pierre at UFC 217, he said.

The UFC middleweight champion, who defends his title for the second time at Madison Square Garden in New York City this weekend, said at the event’s pre-fight press conference Thursday that a bout against interim champ Whittaker is likely next if he walks away the champ on Saturday.

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