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The UFC announced on Friday that former women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm was going to fight rising contender Aspen Ladd at UFC 235 in March. Sounds like a great fight, except... apparently it’s not actually finalized yet.

Holm’s manager Lenny Fresquez told MMA Fighting’s Marc Raimondi that this bout isn’t signed, sealed, and delivered despite the UFC’s “official” announcement.

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Thiago Santos will look to continue his strong run at light heavyweight when he heads over to Europe.

Thiago Santos is continuing to prove that he’ll step into the Octagon any time, any where. The former longtime middleweight will take his sixth fight in just over 12 months, and his third in a row at light heavyweight, when he faces off with veteran Jan Blachowicz at a UFC event in Prague in February.

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At UFC 234 on February 10, former Middleweight king of the world Anderson Silva (34-8; 1 NC) takes on Israel Adesanya (15-0). To help him prepare for the young undefeated fighter, Silva has turned to one of Adesanya’s former foes, and is now training with Glory champion Alex Pereira. Marc Raimondi reports that Silva has brought Pereira in to train with him in the lead-up to the Adesanya fight.

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It sounds like Jon Jones is looking to fight Daniel Cormier for a third time — and he’ll even do a good deed if the current UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion agrees to a trilogy match. Jones – who meets Alexander Gustafsson for the soon-to-be vacant 205-pound title at UFC 232 on Dec. 29 in Las Vegas – said in a tweet early Thursday morning he’ll donate $100,000 to charity if “DC” fights him again.

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