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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...

Gokhan Saki Calls Out Mark Hunt

A very interesting fight could be brewing in the UFC's heavyweight division. Coming off an upset knockout loss to Khalil Rountree this summer, Gokhan Saki is looking to bounce back. That bounce could include a jump up in weight to the heavyweight division. Should this take place, it looks like...

UFC 226’s Gokhan Saki: Khalil Rountree Brings Nothing to The Table

Gokhan Saki believes he will overwhelm Khalil Rountree at UFC 226. Saki and Rountree will do battle inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada this Saturday night (July 7). The light heavyweight scrap will serve as the opening bout on the UFC 226 main card. This will be Saki's...
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Gokhan Saki Sidelined After Suffering Torn Meniscus in Knee

Gokhan Saki had a successful UFC debut earlier this year, knocking Henrique da Silva out in the first round at UFC Fight Night 123. After agreeing to return at UFC 219 and meet Khalil Rountree, though, an old injury flared up that will keep the former K-1 and Glory champion...
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UFC 219: Khalil Rountree Receives New Opponent at UFC 219

Gokhan Saki has been forced out of UFC 219, leaving Khalil Rountree to take on Michal Oleksiejczuk. No reason was given by the promotion for the exit of Saki. Rountree, a former Ultimate Fighter runner-up, has won back-to-back fights over Daniel Jolly and Paul Craig. Both victories came via finish...

Gokhan Saki vs. Khalil Rountree Booked For UFC 219 on Dec. 30

Gokhan Saki has been booked for his second Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bout. Saki will meet Khalil Rountree inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Dec. 30. The UFC made the announcement earlier today (Oct. 9). The light heavyweight tilt will be part of the UFC 219 card. Last...
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Gokhan Saki Responds to Criticism of His Cardio in Japan

While Gokhan Saki enjoyed a pretty good start to his UFC career with a stunning knockout of Henrique da Silva, many fans noticed how easily he seemed to tire Saki claimed that his conditioning will take some time to perfect, but there is a reason for that: “My last fight with...

UFC Fight Night 117 Highlights: Gokhan Saki Floors Henrique da Silva

Gokhan Saki made his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) debut in emphatic fashion. Last night (Sept. 22), Saki took on Henrique da Silva inside the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The bout was featured on the UFC Fight Night 117 main card. Despite fading early on, Saki blasted his opponent...

Gokhan Saki on UFC Debut: “It Will Not Take Long”

As the buzz continues to rise for K1 and Glory kickboxing legend Gokhan Saki, the debutant maintains a cool confidence Saki is so confident in delivering the goods in Japan that he has warned fans not to expect the fight to go on too long. The Turk's opponent will be Henrique...
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Alistair Overeem Heaps Praise on Gokhan Saki Ahead of UFC Debut

Overeem recently gave his thoughts ahead of Saki's first bout under the promotion's banner at this weekend's UFC Japan  Having made a name for himself in Japan during his PRIDE days, Overeem is a man who is in touch with the culture of the Asian country and their love for...

Gokhan Saki: ‘This Time Next Year I’m Fighting For The UFC Title’

Gokhan Saki has gold in his sights for 2018. Saki is a former Glory Kickboxing light heavyweight title holder. He was stripped of the title due to inactivity. Now, he is on the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) roster and looking to make his mark in mixed martial arts (MMA). During a...

UFC Announces Signing of Former Glory Champion Gokhan Saki

In a surprising move, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has signed Gokhan Saki. Saki is known in the combat sports world for being an elite kickboxer. "The Rebel" is a former Glory light heavyweight champion. He was stripped of the gold in July 2015 for inactivity. As it turns out,...