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Shameless MMA Radio: John Makdessi, UFC Fig...

May 13, 2014Comments off358 Views

On this week's edition of Shameless MMA, we spoke with UFC lightweight John "The Bull" Makdessi. Topics include a recap of​​ UFC Fight Night

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Alan Patrick vs. John Makdessi Added to UFC...

Dec 10, 2013Comments off187 Views

UFC officials on Tuesday added a lightweight bout between undefeated Alan Patrick and John Makdessi to the UFC 169 fight card.

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In a Groove, It’s Time for John Makde...

Sep 21, 2013Comments off126 Views

Tristar Gym stalwart and UFC lightweight John “The Bull” Makdessi is currently riding a two-fight winning streak heading into his showdown with TUF: Brazil competitor

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UFC 165 Fight Card Filling Up with Addition...

Jul 23, 2013Comments off179 Views

The UFC 165 fight card continues to fill up with the addition of a lightweight bout between John Makdessi and Renee Forte.

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John Makdessi Out, Rafaello Oliveira In at ...

May 31, 2013Comments off151 Views

John Makdessi has been forced to withdraw from his UFC 162 bout with Edson Barboza due to an unspecified lesion, according to UFC officials.

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UFC 162 Draws John Makdessi vs. Edson Barbo...

Apr 12, 2013Comments off169 Views

A lightweight bout between John Makdessi and Edson Barboza has been added to the UFC 162 fight card slated for July 6 in Las Vegas.

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Daron Cruickshank Happy to Embrace the Boos...

Mar 15, 2013Comments off121 Views

Daron Cruickshank has been there, done that, and once again is happy to embrace the boos and win fans over in Montreal.

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John Makdessi Found His Road, Hopes It Even...

Mar 12, 2013Comments off108 Views

It took a little soul searching, but John Makdessi has finally cemented in his own mind that he is UFC fighter. Now he's working

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Daron Cruickshank Faces John Makdessi at UF...

Jan 05, 2013Comments off232 Views

Following a memorable knockout in his last fight, former Ultimate Fighter competitor Daron Cruickshank will travel to John Makdessi's backyard when the two lightweights face

UFC 154 Live Play-by-Play: Sam Stout vs. Jo...

Nov 14, 2012Comments off89 Views

UFC 154 Live Play-by-Play: Sam Stout vs. John Makdessi

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Sam Stout vs. John Makdessi All-Canadian Bo...

Sep 07, 2012Comments off122 Views

Home country fighters Sam Stout and John Makdessi have agreed fight as part of the UFC 154 supporting cast, according to the UFC’s Canadian office.

UFC 145 Video: Anthony Njokuani Wanted to M...

Apr 21, 2012Comments off94 Views

Part of a fighter's job is to make weight, but John Makdessi failed to do that and so his opponent Anthony Njokuani wanted to make

UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans Play-by-Play: John...

Apr 16, 2012Comments off105 Views

UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans live play-by-play of John Makdessi vs. Anthony Njokuani on Saturday, April 21 in Atlanta.

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Njokuani Faces Makdessi at UFC 145

Jan 11, 2012Comments off97 Views

Two strikers will meet up at UFC 145 in Montreal as Canadian John Makdessi meets former WEC standout Anthony Njokuani.

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Dennis Hallman Happy With Win, Promises To ...

Dec 10, 2011Comments off74 Views

Dennis Hallman talks after his victory over John Makdessi and his promise to never, ever miss weight again.

UFC 140 Play-by-Play: Dennis Hallman vs. Jo...

Dec 09, 2011Comments off106 Views

UFC 140 play-by-play of Dennis Hallman vs. John Makdessi on Saturday, Dec. 10, in Toronto.

Dennis Hallman Cuts to Lightweight for UFC ...

Sep 09, 2011Comments off114 Views

UFC president Dana White on Friday announced that verbal agreements are in place for a lightweight showdown between Dennis Hallman and John Makdessi at UFC

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone Steps i...

Jun 27, 2011Comments off87 Views

Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone is always looking for a fight and now he has one with Paul Taylor at UFC on Versus 5 in Milwaukee.

Kyle Watson Doesn’t Mind Fighting Joh...

Apr 29, 2011Comments off104 Views

Former TUF fighter Kyle Watson doesn't mind fighting John Makdessi in Toronto, which is his backyard. He also comments on the brief work they did

Kyle Watson Will Have Back Up From Five Fin...

Apr 29, 2011Comments off142 Views

When Kyle Watson walks into the Rogers Centre in Toronto to face John Makdessi this Saturday night in Toronto, he may have more than a

UFC 129 Play-by-Play: John Makdessi vs. Kyl...

Apr 23, 2011Comments off162 Views

UFC 129 play-by-play coverage of John Makdessi vs. Kyle Watson on April 30 at Rogers Centre in Toronto.

Five UFC 129 Prelim Fights To Air For Free ...

Apr 21, 2011Comments off159 Views

The UFC has upped the ante once again for the historic UFC 129 event in Toronto by airing all five preliminary fights on Facebook on

Kyle Watson Meets Former Sparring Partner J...

Jan 11, 2011Comments off68 Views

Former sparring partners Kyle Watson and John Makdessi have agreed to meet at UFC 129 in Toronto as a part of the night's undecard.

Pat Audinwood Latest Fighter Released From ...

Dec 23, 2010Comments off199 Views

He may have a great nickname, but Pat "Awesomely Awesome" Audinwood did not live up to it in his two fights in the UFC, and

UFC 124 Live Play-by-Play: John Makdessi vs...

Dec 06, 2010Comments off91 Views

UFC 124 play-by-play coverage of John Makdessi vs. Pat Audinwood at The Bell Centre in Montreal.