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TJ Grant May Not Get Title Shot Upon His Return

UFC Lightweight TJ Grant's injury troubles this year may have cost him a shot at the UFC Lightweight Title. According to UFC President Dana White, when Grant is ready to return he may not get a title shot right away: "TJ Grant's in one of those unfortunate situations where he had...

TJ Grant Unable To Fight Anthony Pettis, Josh Thomson Steps In

An injury forced TJ Grant out of a title opportunity against Benson Henderson which would pave the way for Anthony Pettis to step in and win the lightweight championship for himself. Grant was guaranteed the next shot against Pettis in December but instead has decided that the timing for...

Head Injury Forces TJ Grant Out Of UFC 164, Pettis Steps In

Canadian TJ Grant had earned himself a shot at the UFC Lightweight Champion, Benson Henderson, with five impressive victories inside the Octagon, the latest a UFC 160 stoppage by Gray Maynard in the first round. Unfortunately for Grant, a concussion suffered in training has put a damper on his...

UFC Likely Coming To Halifax, NS In 2014 or 2015

East coast Canada may be getting it's first taste of a live UFC event within the next year or two according to UFC director of operations for Canada, Australia and New Zealand Tom Wright. Wright spoke earlier today in Toronto during the UFC 165 press conference and was asked about the...