Eddie Alvarez Will Fight Donald Cerrone at UFC 178

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“This is going to be an extremely fan friendly fight. How can it not be? You have two guys with the some of the highest finish ratios in all of the sport. You know people are going to love this fight. How can they not? These kinds of fights, these big fights that get everyone talking and interested, these are the fights I want. I want to fight only dangerous guys. Whenever I’ve done that in my career, I’ve stepped up and risen to the challenge.”

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Jon Jones Injures Leg, Cormier Fight Postponed

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Well that sucks. News broke today that Jon Jones injured his leg during his training camp. Apparently Jones suffered a torn meniscus in his knee and a sprained ankle which forced the champ to postpone his upcoming, highly publicized, fight with Daniel Cormier.

The fight has been moved from UFC 178 on September 27 to UFC 182 on January 3.

Paige VanZant Versus Kailin Curran Set

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Former model Paige VanZant will be making her Octagon debut at UFC Fight Night Halifax: MacDonald vs. Saffiedine on October 4th, against fellow strawweight Kailin Curran. VanZant currently holds a pro record of 3-1, while Curran boasts an undefeated record of 3-0.