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SOURCE SPORTS: Premier Boxing Champions Postpones Events Through May 2020

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One of the largest boxing events brands is continuing the cessation of operations. Premier Boxing Champions is home to Deontay Wilder, Shawn Porter, Manny Pacquiao, Errol Spence and more. They announced that they are staying closed through May 2020. “We will reschedule the postponed events at a later date once it becomes safe to do […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Joanna Jedrzejczyk Wants to Run It Back With Zhang!

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In hard body news, former UFC champ, Joanna Jedrzejczyk wants to run back her split decision loss to Zhang Weili at UFC 248. “I want to fight the best, its the next step, yes. Let’s rock n roll again, you know, let’s dance again!” The champ suffered a face altering hematoma after the title fight […]

Her Source: UFC Flyweight Champion Valentina Shevchenko Talks Girl Power

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March is Women’s History Month and UFC Flyweight Champion Valentina Shevchenko is no stranger to making history. The Russian born, Kyrgyzstani-Peruvian became champion at UFC 231 after defeating Joanna Jędrzejczyk back in 2018. Since then the former Muay Thai world champion has successfully defended her UFC title three times. Shevchenko stopped by THE SOURCE office […]

SOURCE SPORTS: UFC Fighter Brian Ortega Slaps Korean Rapper Jay Park

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Brian “T-City” Ortega slapped Korean rap star Jay Park at UFC 248 at the T-Mobile Arena on Saturday. The surprise assault got Ortega ejected from the arena and now UFC fighter, Chan Sung Jung aka “The Korean Zombie” wants to fight him. Ortega issued a statement Monday night admitting to slapping Park in the face […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Izzy Adesanya Goes Full Prince Akeem Zamunda On UFC Walkout

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UFC Middleweight champion, Israel “The Last Stylebender” Adesanya took the crowd to Zamunda in the T-Mobile Arena last night. He won a unanimous decision victory over Yoel Romero in an otherwise boring fight. The Nigerian born, New Zealand raised former dancer walked out of the tunnel with two rose bearers in tow. The beautiful sisters […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Joanna’s Face Says Beatdown In Classic UFC Fight

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Last night, Zhang Weili retained her UFC strawweight title in a classic fight against Joanna Jedrzejczyk. The fight was the co-main event of UFC 248 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The former champion’s face told the story of the back and forth five-round rumble of two perfectly paired fighter’s. However, the judges saw […]

SOURCE SPORTS: UFC 248’s Israel Adesanya Talks B-Boy vs. Krumping And More

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UFC Middleweight Champion, Israel “The Last Stylebender” Adesanya defends his belt against Yoel Romero this Saturday at UFC 248. The outspoken former b-boy is now a dual ambassador for his Nigerian roots and New Zealand upbringing. However, he has already taken over America and is facing his biggest challenge yet under the bright lights of […]

SOURCE SPORTS: [VIDEO] Joanna Jedrzejczyk Talks UFC 248 + Drogba

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Former UFC strawweight queen, Joanna Jedrzejczyk stopped by THE SOURCE offices this week. She is the co-main event of UFC 248 against current champion Zhang Weili and attempting to regain her title. Joanna talks about this being her biggest challenge and regaining her status as the baddest strawweight on the planet. She also reveals her […]

SOURCE SPORTS: UFC’s Francis Ngannou Joins ‘Fast And Furious’

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The Fast & Furious movie franchise has added UFC heavyweight Francis Ngannou to its cast. The ninth installment will include the dangerous Cameroonian mixed martial artist. Known as “The Predator” for his powerful striking abilities. Ranked second in the UFC heavyweight division, his most recent win over former champion, Junior dos Santos was a 71-second […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Why Rose Namajunas Turned UFC Title Shot Down

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Former UFC strawweight champion, “Thug” Rose Namajunas could have been fighting for the title this weekend at UFC 248. However, she turned it down and now former champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk is facing Zhang Weili in the co-main event spot. Appearing on the UFC Unfiltered podcast, Namajunas (8-4) detailed her reasons to not take the fight. […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Joanna Jedrzejczyk Says Covington is a ‘Lower Class Act’

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Former UFC Straw weight Champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk revealed her thoughts on teammates Colby “Chaos” Covington and Jorge “Gamebred” Masvidal. The UFC 248 co-headliner stopped by the THE SOURCE offices to talk being a sneaker head, her opponent Zhang Weili, and her teammates. “Very often people ask me if its real. They ask, ‘Oh is it […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Former UFC Fighters Suing For Short Paper

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Three former MMA fighters are seeking class-action status for a lawsuit accusing the UFC of engaging in anti-competitive practices. The lawsuit accuses the UFC of driving down fighter pay including forcing fighters into exclusive long-term contracts. Las Vegas federal judge Richard Boulware is expected soon to decide whether to grant them class certification. If the […]