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UFC middleweight Johny Hendricks expects great results after a year of training at the Jackson-Winkeljohn Academy in New Mexico.

Early last month, former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks made the big move to the famous Jackson-Winkeljohn Academy in Albuquerque. At the time, it was not clear if it would be a permanent arrangement, or if it was just for his camp in preparation for Paulo Borrachinha at UFC 217.

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Take a look at the current card for UFC 217, which goes down November 4th in New York City.

One of the biggest cards of the year goes down this weekend. New York City’s iconic Madison Square Garden will play host to UFC 217, which will offer fans three title fights and a ton of other enticing contests as well. The feature attraction will see UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping defend his belt against returning welterweight legend Georges St-Pierre, who is fighting for the first time in four years.

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Despite a bad loss to Colby Covington, Demian Maia pledges to carry on fighting.

Demian Maia has been near the top of whatever division he has competed in for almost a decade now. The former BJJ superstar has had a long and winding road in his MMA career, and just short of his 40th birthday, has now lost two bouts in a row and fallen down the welterweight ladder.

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Dillon Danis says he doesn’t know why people think Tony Ferguson would have the advantage on the ground against Conor McGregor.

Once Tony Ferguson won the interim lightweight title, people have been discussing the potential unification bout against Conor McGregor. A lot of people see the match up and think that Ferguson’s unpredictability and submission game could pose some problems for the Irishman, but one notable grappler disagrees.

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The real winners and losers from Saturday’s entertaining UFC Sao Paulo card.

With what appears to be a near-interminable run of events to finish off the year, the UFC tucked another card while ramping up to what’s shaping up to be their PPV of the year. Last week we had a fun little action card from Europe, now it’s Brazil’s turn to have an event with some divisionally relevant pieces moving around.

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If it’s up to Dana White, Conor McGregor isn’t boxing Paulie Malignaggi next.

Yes, it’s two months since Conor McGregor lost by 10th round TKO in his financially successful pro boxing debut against Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Yes, there’s still talk of McGregor continuing his boxing career, including a bout against retired former champion Paulie Malignaggi, who has been keeping himself in the headlines by going as far as to say he’d fight McGregor and Artem Lobov on the same night.

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Georges St-Pierre admits that he’s a lot better at fighting than he is at trading insults with an opponent.

Georges St-Pierre broke into the UFC in 2004, and for nine years he dominated the welterweight division. In the cage, he was a beast. But on the mic, he wasn’t known as bombastic or controversial. He was very much the Canadian stereotype - humble, reserved, and somewhat quiet.

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On the UFC Sao Paulo main card, Francisco Trinaldo got back in the win column by beating Jim Miller, while Pedro Munhoz submitted Rob Font with a vicious guillotine choke.

It’s been a great night for Brazilian fighters at UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Brunson in Sao Paulo, and it continued throughout the main card, as both Francisco Trinaldo and Pedro Munhoz added Ws to their respective records. Trinaldo bested Jim Miller by unanimous decision, while Munhoz hurt and then choked out Rob Font in spectacular fashion. Here’s how the fights played out.

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