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UFC Fight Night 43: Te Huna vs. Marquardt P...

May 06, 2014Comments off88 Views

On Monday, the Ultimate Fighting Championship help a press conference in Aukland, New Zealand for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 43: Te Huna vs. Marquardt

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Video Replay: UFC Press Conference to Unvei...

Jan 29, 2014Comments off55 Views

The UFC on Wednesday hosted a press conference in Quebec City, Quebec, to unveil its 2014 Canadian fight schedule.

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UFC Steps Up Canadian Presence in 2014 with...

Jan 29, 2014Comments off36 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Wednesday announced its Canadian schedule for 2014. For the first time in the promotion’s history, it will operate five live

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Live UFC Press Conference to Unveil 2014 Ca...

Jan 29, 2014Comments off46 Views

The UFC 2014 Canadian fight schedule unveiling streams live on MMAWeekly.com, Wednesday at Noon ET.

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UFC’s Tom Wright Gives Australia̵...

Jan 05, 2014Comments off91 Views

UFC's Tom Wright has given the Victorian Government four to eight weeks to overturn the cage ban before the promotion takes the show somewhere else.

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UFC Likely to Return to Australia in the Ba...

Dec 08, 2013Comments off250 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is planning to bring an event back to Australia in the back end of 2014, according to the UFC Director of

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New Zealand in the UFC’s Sights for 2...

Sep 15, 2013Comments off57 Views

UFC's Tom Wright has revealed that Auckland, New Zealand, is in the UFC's sights for a show in 2015 or 2016.

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UFC Fight Night 33: Hunt vs. Bigfoot Kickof...

Sep 11, 2013Comments off90 Views

See the press conference announcing UFC Fight Night 33: Hunt vs. Bigfoot at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on December 7, featuring Mark Hunt, Anthony Perosh,

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UFC’s Tom Wright Says Overturning Cag...

Sep 09, 2013Comments off51 Views

The UFC's Tom Wright has said that overturning the cage ban in the Australian state of Victoria is only a matter of time.

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Amateur Fighter’s Death Sparks Call for R...

Apr 15, 2013Comments off62 Views

UFC Canada’s Director of Operations Tom Wright called for regulation following the tragic loss of Felix Pablo Elochukwu following in unregulated MMA event on April

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Title Fight in the Works for Australian UFC...

Feb 20, 2013Comments off32 Views

The UFC will return to Australian soil this December, and a world title fight could headline the card likely to be televised on FX.

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UFC Reveals 3 Canadian Events for 2012 and ...

Mar 21, 2012Comments off62 Views

The UFC promised a major announcement for Wednesday's Calgary press conference, and they delivered, announcing three Canadian events per year for 2012 and 2013.

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UFC 149 Expected at Public Press Conference...

Mar 17, 2012Comments off26 Views

The UFC is holding a public press conference on Wednesday, March 21, in Calgary, where they are expected to announce the promotion's first event in

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UFC Officially Announces UFC 140: Jones vs....

Oct 07, 2011Comments off17 Views

The UFC is set to land in Toronto once again on Dec 10 with UFC 140, and the festivities begin on Wednesday, Oct 12 with

UFC 131: dos Santos vs. Carwin Prefight Pre...

Jun 10, 2011Comments off41 Views

Photos from Thursday's UFC 131: dos Santos vs. Carwin pre-fight press conference at Robson Square in Vancouver featuring Junior dos Santos, Shane Carwin, Dana White,

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Georges St-Pierre vs. Nick Diaz Could Be An...

May 20, 2011Comments off52 Views

It appears the first major cross-promotional fight between the UFC and Strikeforce could be coming to a head within the next few days.

UFC 140 Penciled in For Montreal in Decembe...

May 19, 2011Comments off42 Views

UFC Canada director of operations Tom Wright recently revealed that the promotion is heading back to the Bell Centre in Montreal, likely for UFC 140

UFC Unveils Canada-Wide Community Initiativ...

Apr 25, 2011Comments off28 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship will unveil a Canada-wide initiative aimed at helping communities across the country on Tuesday, April 26.

UFC Q&A Schedule for UFC Fan Expo Kick...

Apr 20, 2011Comments off54 Views

The UFC will be holding several Q&A sessions as a part of the first ever Canadian UFC Fan Expo in Toronto next weekend.

UFC 129 Conference Call Audio: Aldo, Homini...

Apr 20, 2011Comments off35 Views

Listen to the UFC 129 media conference call featuring featherweight champion Jose Aldo, challenger Mark Hominick, Hall of Famer Randy Couture, former champion Lyoto Machida,

UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch Prefight Media Conf...

Feb 24, 2011Comments off29 Views

Listen in to the full audio of the UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch pre-fight media conference call with B.J. Penn, Jon Fitch, UFC president Dana

Dana White On The UFC 129 Experience: Doing...

Feb 08, 2011Comments off18 Views

UFC president Dana White was one of the people most concerned about how a stadium-sized event would affect the UFC fan experience, but he's confident,

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UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields Special Pres...

Feb 08, 2011Comments off9 Views

Watch the UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields special press conference video streaming live at 10 a.m. PT/1 p.m. ET, Tuesday on MMAWeekly.com.

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UFC 129 Expected To Smash Attendance Record...

Dec 20, 2010Comments off42 Views

It was a long time in the making, but the Ultimate Fighting Championship's debut event in Toronto is now set, at least everything but the

MMA Fans in Canada Can Expect Three UFC Pay...

Dec 19, 2010Comments off37 Views

Canadian UFC fans can expect the Ultimate Fighting Championship to return to the Great White North for at least three pay-per-view events in 2011.

The Ultimate Fighter en français? It May B...

Dec 09, 2010Comments off24 Views

The Ultimate Fighter en français? Oui. Tom Wright, the UFC's director of Canadian Operations, says the reality show could get an all-French flavor in Quebec.