• Russian fighter handed shock UFC title shot

    15 days ago - By RT

    Magomed Ankalaev could become his country's latest combat sports world champion
    Russian light heavyweight sensation Magomed Ankalaev has been drafted into a short-notice UFC world title bout, after former champion Jiri Prochazka was forced to relinquish his title following what Dana White described as a “ very, very serious” injury.
    Ankalaev, 18-1 in his mixed martial arts career, was set to take on Polish former light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz in the UFC 282 co-main event in Las Vegas on December 10, but that bout has now been moved to the headline slot in place of the previous...
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