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Welterweights Mike Perry and Thiago Alves, plus middleweights Hector Lombard and Anthony Smith will scrap at UFC Pittsburgh.

A couple of matchups scheduled for a now-scrapped August 19th show have been rescheduled for the UFC’s return to Pittsburgh, PA on September 16th. MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani reported on Wednesday that welterweights Mike Perry and Thiago Alves, as well as middleweights Hector Lombard and Anthony Smith have been added to the lineup.

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Just how many punches will UFC star Conor McGregor land against Floyd Mayweather Jr. in their fight on August 26 in Las Vegas, Nevada. This is a serious question and requires a serious approach. I will go out on a limb here and guess that Mayweather defeats McGregor by unanimous decision. But a key question is, how many punches will McGregor land en route to a unanimous decision loss?

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The most recent UFC rankings update re-added a couple of familiar faces.

Jon Jones and Kelvin Gastelum are back. Both men, who have been staples of the rankings for a long time, recently had suspensions lifted and became eligible for the rankings ahead of their respective bouts later this month. Between that and the rise of two big winners at UFC Glasgow, there was a lot of activity in the newest version of the rankings.

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Tony McGregor, father of Conor McGregor, responded to the allegations of racism that have been directed at his son since his press conference antics building his bout with Floyd Mayweather.

The four-stop press tour that Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather went on to promote their August fight last week drew a lot of fans and generated a fair amount of controversy. Perhaps the most divisive thing that came up were some claims of racism that were thrown Conor’s way for comments early on in the tour.

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