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UFC schedule 2021: Every upcoming event from Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier, Kamaru Usman vs Gilbert Burns and Leon Edwards v Khamzat Chimaev

UFC schedule 2021: Every upcoming event from Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier, Kamaru Usman vs Gilbert Burns and Leon Edwards v Khamzat Chimaev

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The new year begins with a bang in January as the UFC has created some mouth watering fights. Yes, we have the return of Conor McGregor but also Max Holloway and Khamzat Chimaev are in action. Then there’s also Kamaru Usman’s welterweight defence in February. Getty Images Conor McGregor takes on Dustin Poirier at UFC 257 in January The world of MMA continued to flourish throughout a difficult 2020 despite the restrictions the global pandemic threw up. But UFC boss Dana White has been determined to keep the action going. Events have taken place behind closed doors since March but there was some truly memorable action in 2020. Usman beat Jorge Masvidal at UFC 251 on ‘Fight Island’ in July and the company was back in Abu Dhabi in the autumn as Israel Ad...
U.N. food agency to receive Nobel prize in online event

U.N. food agency to receive Nobel prize in online event

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The World Food Program will receive its Nobel Peace Prize on Thursday in a different way from the pomp-filled traditional celebration in the Norwegian capital, because of the coronavirus outbreakByThe Associated PressDecember 10, 2020, 10:18 AM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleROME -- The World Food Program will receive its Nobel Peace Prize Thursday, in an event very different from the traditional pomp-filled celebration in the Norwegian capital because of the coronavirus outbreak.In Oslo, the head of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, Berit Reiss-Andersen, will give a webcast statement, after which David Beasley, the U.N. agency boss, will give an acceptance speech from Rome, where it is based. The body was given the prestigious award for efforts to combat hunger...
UFC Fight Night main event off after Curtis Blaydes’ positive COVID-19 test

UFC Fight Night main event off after Curtis Blaydes’ positive COVID-19 test

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Nov. 27 (UPI) -- The main event bout between Curtis Blaydes and Derrick Lewis at UFC Fight Night -- planned for Saturday -- has been called off after Blaydes tested positive for COVID-19, the UFC said Friday. The UFC also said a featherweight bout between Renato Moicano and Rafael Fiziev has been moved to Dec. 12. A flyweight bout between Amir Albazi and Zhalgas Zhumagulov also had to be rescheduled due to travel restrictions. Advertisement A featherweight bout between Jonathan Pearce and Kai Kamaka has been added to Saturday's card. Blaydes, 29, is 14-2-0. He has won his last four fights. He beat Alexander Volkov in his last bout on June 20 at UFC Fight Night. His last loss came after a first-round knockout from Francis Ngannou on Nov. 24, 2018. Lewis, 35, has won his last three fights....
‘One more thing’: What to expect from Apple’s surprise event

‘One more thing’: What to expect from Apple’s surprise event

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Ahead of Apple's surprise event this evening, with the title "One more thing" - a catchphrase used by Steve Jobs ahead of particularly significant announcements - we take a look at what's likely to be announced.The special event will be broadcast from Apple Park at 6pm UK time, and the company is expected to announce its first MacBooks running on Apple Silicon chips rather than Intel CPUs. An augmented reality event teaser, included within the invitation Apple emailed to iCloud users, was also suggestive of the opening and closing of a MacBook. This is super cool. The Apple event logo in AR resembles opening and closing a MacBook. A new MacBook powered by Apple Silicon is coming. pic.twitter.com/R6pIpJTWPC— Neil Cybart (@neilcybart) November 2, 2020 ...
UFC 251 LIVE TONIGHT: Usman vs Masvidal start time, round-by-round updates and full commentary of first Fight Island event

UFC 251 LIVE TONIGHT: Usman vs Masvidal start time, round-by-round updates and full commentary of first Fight Island event

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Fight Island is upon us and we’re on hand to bring you every minute of it. The action will be live on talkSPORT 2 on Sunday morning from 1am (UK time), while talkSPORT.com will be where you can see every KO and reaction. When does UFC 251 take place? UFC 251’s early prelims get under way from 11.30pm on Saturday night in the UK The prelims then start at 1am UK time The main card will begin at 3am UK time The main event of Usman vs Masvidal is expected to start at 5am UK time Where can I watch? In the UK, BT Sport 1 will be showing UFC 251 – it is NOT a pay-per-view in the UK The main card and prelims will be shown on the channel with their coverage starting at 1am In the US, the event will be broadcast on pay-per-view on ESPN+. Additionally, listen LIVE to all of the action on talkSPOR...