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Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez and lineal boxing heavyweight champion Tyson Fury have signed with the WWE to perform at a show in Saudi Arabia.

Velazquez and Fury will take part in WWE Crown Jewel, which will be held at King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh on October 31st. Undefeated heavyweight boxer Fury will face Braun Strowman, whilst Velasquez faces former opponent Brock Lesnar, whom he won the UFC heavyweight title against back in 2010.

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Longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight contender, Ronaldo Souza, was hoping to rebound from his upset loss to Jack Hermansson earlier this year in Ft. Lauderdale, but when it came time to put pen to paper, there were no Top 10 middleweights available for the foreseeable future.
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Cris Cyborg and Scott Coker are reunited.

Bellator’s president announced on Tuesday that Cyborg has signed what the promotion termed as the “largest contract in women’s MMA history.” Cyborg became a free agent after the UFC opted not to re-sign her following the expiration of her previous deal, ending (perhaps permanently) a rather tumultuous relationship between the two sides.
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The UFC’s lone trip to the Pacific Northwest this year is in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, and it’s a great main event on tap between lightweight contenders Donald Cerrone and Justin Gaethje. Somehow I doubt that one goes the distance, and if it does then that’ll be all-time brutality.
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Colby Covington was ready to fight Kamaru Usman at UFC 244 in New York until negotiations broke down over the past week.

That’s the word from the former interim welterweight champion, who confirms that he had verbally agreed to face Usman on the upcoming card in November until the UFC came at him with an unreasonable offer financially that he just couldn’t accept.
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Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos doesn’t want to waste any time on his way back to another title shot. After getting knocked out by Francis Ngannou in only 71 seconds back in June, ‘Cigano’ is hoping he can get a rematch against the ‘Predator’—one that would put him back in title contention.
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