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Valentina Shevchenko released a statement on the cancellation of her UFC 213 title fight with champ Amanda Nunes on Saturday evening.

Just hours before UFC 213 started, Valentina Shevchenko’s biggest fight of her career came crashing down.

In only her fifth fight in the organization, she had an opportunity to become UFC women’s bantamweight champion in a rematch against titleholder Amanda Nunes in the main event of the annual International Fight Week pay-per-view event.

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Disclosed pay reveals Alistair Overeem as the top earner at UFC 213, with him making substantially more than both headlining fighters.

Ahead of UFC 213 at the T-Mobile Arena, in Paradise, NV ESPN’s Brett Okamoto and Yahoo’s Kevin Iole revealed the disclosed purses for a number of fighters competing at the event. Former Pride and K1 kingpin Alistair Overeem leads the way with a hefty flat rate of $800,000.

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Here are the four cities where Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor will meet face-to-face as part of their promotional tour.

Less than 24 hours after the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California announced that they’ll be hosting the first press conference for Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor, we now know the dates and times for the remaining cities of this “world tour.” After Los Angeles (Tuesday, July 11th), the two superstars will make their way to Toronto, Canada (July 12th), then Brooklyn, New York (July 13th), and wrap things up across the pond in London, England (July 14th).

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Check out the official weigh-in results for UFC 213: Nunes vs. Shevchenko 2 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The UFC 213 weigh-ins are in the books, with everyone able to make weight. Amanda Nunes was 135 pounds on the money, while her women’s bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko came in at 134.5. Robert Whittaker weighed in quite early for his interim middleweight title bout vs. Yoel Romero, who needed the towel as he tipped the scales at 185.

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