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Brendan Allen Now Meets Chris Curtis Dec. 4 In Second Opponent Swap

The surging Brendan Allen has a new opponent for his Octagon return in under two weeks. As reported by MMA DNA on Tuesday, Brendan Allen will now be taking on Chris Curtis on December 4 instead of Roman Dolidze, who had agreed to replace the originally planned Brad Tavares. MMA...

Brad Tavares Ready To Be Active After Beating Antonio Carlos Junior At UFC 257

Brad Tavares picked up his first win in nearly three years and is ready to be active once again. The ranked middleweight contender, was on a two-fight skid after losing to Israel Adesanya and Edmen Shahbazyan but also dealt with injuries. At UFC 257, the Hawaiian picked up a solid...

Former Foe Says He Can Beat Interim UFC Champ Israel Adesanya In Rematch

A former opponent of Israel Adesanya feels confident in his abilities if the two were to collide again. Adesanya captured the interim Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title earlier this month. "The Last Stylebender" had a five-round war with Kelvin Gastelum that had fans inside the State Farm Arena in...

Brad Tavares Talks Recovering From Broken Arm

Brad Tavares hasn't had it easy with his broken arm. Tavares took on Israel Adesanya back in July. Adesanya turned in a one-sided performance, stuffing Tavares' takedowns and having his way in the standup leading to a unanimous decision win. Tavares eventually found out that he broke his arm during...

TUF 27 Finale Reebok Fighter Payouts: Brad Tavares Tops List

TUF 27 Finale is in the books, and now it's time for Reebok to pay the fighters their sponsorship money. TUF 27 Finale (Also known as The Ultimate Fighter Finale) took place on Friday, July 6, 2018, at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main card aired on FOX...

TUF 27 Finale Results: Adesanya Dominates Tavares

Tonight (Fri. July 6, 2018) the winners of the 27th Season of The Ultimate Fighter were crowned, as lightweight and featherweight UFC contracts were issued out. The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale (TUF 27 Finale) was main evented by a dominant middleweight performance from Israel Adesanya over Brad Tavares. Tavares came into...

Brad Tavares: Israel Adesanya is Not Worth The Hype

Brad Tavares doesn't understand the hype surrounding Israel Adesanya. This Friday night (July 6), Tavares and Adesanya will share the Octagon in the main event of "The Ultimate Fighter" 27 Finale. There was an initial scare when Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White claimed Tavares was off the card...

Israel Adesanya Responds to Brad Tavares Injury Reports

Israel Adesanya isn't concerned with Brad Tavares' status. Adesanya is scheduled to take on Tavares in the main event of "The Ultimate Fighter" 27 Finale. The card will take place inside Pearl Theatre in Las Vegas, Nevada on July 6. This will be part of "International Fight Week." "The Last Stylebender" is still preparing...

Israel Adesanya on Brad Tavares: ‘I’m Not Looking Past What’s-His-Name’

Israel Adesanya won't underestimate his opponent, but he won't overestimate him either. Adesanya is scheduled to take on Brad Tavares in the main event of "The Ultimate Fighter" 27 Finale. The card will take place inside the Pearl Theatre in Las Vegas, Nevada. This will be Adesanya's first headlining spot...

Brad Tavares Denies Being Pulled From TUF 27 Finale

Brad Tavares says he's still on for "The Ultimate Fighter" 27 Finale. Last week, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White claimed that Tavares had a broken foot and was forced off the card set for July 6. White noted that Thiago Santos offered to step in, but a decision...

Brad Tavares Pulled From TUF 27 Finale Main Event

The card for the TUF 27 Finale has taken a big hit. One half of the original main event has fallen out. It was revealed on Thursday (June 7, 2018) that Brad Tavares suffered a broken foot in training. Thus, he has been forced out of his scheduled middleweight...

UFC Books Brad Tavares vs. Israel Adesanya For TUF 27 Finale

Brad Tavares and Israel Adesanya have nabbed a main event spot. Today (April 30), the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) announced a middleweight clash between Tavares and Adesanya. The bout will headline "The Ultimate Fighter" 27 Finale. It'll take place inside the Pearl Theatre of the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada on July...

Michael Bisping Has No Interest in Final Fight Against Brad Tavares

If Brad Tavares wants a shot at Michael Bisping, he might be waiting for a while. Following his knockout win over Krzysztof Jotko at UFC on FOX 29, Tavares called for a fight against the former middleweight champion but he probably didn't get the answer he wanted. Tavares was respectful with...
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Brad Tavares Offers to Be Michael Bisping’s ‘Retirement Fight’

Brad Tavares believes there is a great bout sitting there for the taking. Tavares offered up himself as the opponent for Michael Bisping later this year. After a loss to Kelvin Gastelum, the former UFC champion confirmed that he would like to make his retirement fight at UFC Fight Night...

Brad Tavares Explains Why he’s Impressed With UFC Performance Institute

Brad Tavares is a fan of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Performance Institute. Tavares is coming off a unanimous decision victory over Thales Leites. The two fought earlier this month inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The middleweight scrap was part of the UFC 216 card. During a recent...