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Dana White’s Contender Series 30 Results: 4 Contracts Awarded

The UFC Apex in Las Vegas played host to the 30th edition of Dana White's Contender Series. Headlining the card was Jhonoven Pati facing Jamie Pickett in a middleweight bout. Taking the co-main event spot was a featherweight contest between Rafael Alves and Alejandro Flores. Pickett and Alves were...

Jordan Leavitt Unsure When He Will Make UFC Debut After DWCS Win

Jordan Leavitt is the newest lightweight on the UFC roster. Leavitt scored a first-round submission win over Luke Flores on episode 27 of the Contender Series. Yet, what surprised many is the fact it was Flores who initiated the exchange for the fight to hit the mat, as Leavitt is...

Dustin Jacoby Wants UFC Return Fight To Be Against Gokhan Saki

Dustin Jacoby can say he is a UFC fighter once again. The 32-year-old was in the Las Vegas-based promotion in 2011 and 2012 and went 0-2. He then had a two-fight stint in Bellator, and just like the UFC, went 0-2. Jacoby then had a ton of success in Glory...

Dana White Explains What Stipe Miocic Said During DWCS Phone Call

In the main event of Dana White's Contender Series on July 30, light heavyweights collided as Aleksa Camur took on Fabio Cherant. In the end, it was Camur who got it done as he TKO'd Cherant in the second round. During the fight, when the camera turned to Dana...

Brendan Loughnane Unsure if He’d Sign with UFC After Snub

The second installment Dana White Tuesday Night Contender Series Season 3 will air tonight on ESPN+, but there is a story from last week’s season premiere that continues to be a subject of water cooler conversation a week later, and that is Dana White’s decision not to offer Brendan...

Conor McGregor Teases Meeting With Dana White At UFC’s New Apex Facility

UFC President Dana White is hyping the promotion's new Apex facility as a game changer for the UFC and combat sports. If it can help get Conor McGregor back into the Octagon, then it will certainly take a huge step towards becoming just that. And it just may. The third...

Dana White Hypes Apex Facility As ‘Game Changer’ For UFC

Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series is set to kick off its third season tonight (Tues., June 18, 2019). But it's not just a new season of DWTNCS that will debut this evening, as the UFC announced the debut of its all-new Apex facility in Las Vegas today. The facility,...

Five Takeaways From UFC Utica

Yesterday (June 1st), the UFC ventured into upstate New York to host UFC Utica -- the company's first ever event to be held in Utica, NY. 5,063 fans were in attendance for the Friday night event. Let's recap the action and discuss a few things we learned: MARLON MORAES IS...
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Jamie Colleen Claims key Career Victory on ‘Dana White Contender Series’

Jamie Colleen told her story to Laura Sanko in a special video released prior to the start of "Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series." Colleen proceeded to go out on the program and score a win, defeating Tiffany Masters with an armbar finish in the final seconds of the third....
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First Female Bout Tabbed for ‘Dana White Contender Series’ Week 6 Lineup

The first female fight has been added to Dana White's Contender Series, as unbeaten Tiffany Masters takes on Jamie Colleen. Masters-Colleen have been announced for the Week 6 lineup, which takes place August 15 from The Ultimate Fighter Gym in Las Vegas. The series, which returns Tuesday night, streams live...
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‘Dana White’s Contender Series’ Pre-Fight Show Streams Live Tonight

The pre-fight show for the third installment of "Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series" will stream right here on MMA News beginning at 7:40 p.m. ET. The series features both prospects and veterans looking to secure a contract with the UFC. The action takes place live on UFC Fight Pass...