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UFC calls report of UFC 225 PPV buys “material misrepresentation”

The UFC has refuted an LA Times report that UFC 225 scored just less than 150,000 PPV buys.  UFC attorney Hunter Campbell told the LA Times that the number was a “material misrepresentation” of the actual buys and short by “something in excess of six figures” although he did not provide an actual figure. Read more »

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UFC calls report of UFC 225 PPV buys “material misrepresentation”

The UFC has refuted an LA Times report that UFC 225 scored just less than 150,000 PPV buys.  UFC attorney Hunter Campbell told the LA Times that the number was a “material misrepresentation” of the actual buys and short by “something in excess of six figures” although he did not provide an actual figure. Read more »

June 15, 2018 | Jason Cruz

TUF 27 Episode 9 draws 290,000 viewers on FS1

The Ultimate Fighter 27 episode 9 drew 290,000 viewers on FS1 Wednesday night per Nielsen via ShowBuzz Daily.  It is the highest-rated episode in live plus same day for this season. Read more »

June 15, 2018 | Jason Cruz

Canelo-GGG set for rematch September 15th

Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin are set for their rematch September 15th in Las Vegas according to the LA Times.  The deal was made shortly after a self-imposed deadline made by Alvarez’s camp. Read more »

June 14, 2018 | Jason Cruz

Light heavyweight accepts one-year USADA sanction

Michal Oleksiejczuk has accepted a one-year sanction for a violation of the UFC Anti-Doping Policy per a USADA release on Tuesday.  His victory over Khalil Rountree was overturned by the Nevada Athletic Commission after testing positive for a banned substance. Read more »

June 14, 2018 | Jason Cruz

Report: UFC 225 draws “less than 150,000” PPV guys

The Los Angeles Times is reporting that this past Saturday’s UFC 225 drew less than 150,000 PPV buys. Read more »

June 13, 2018 | Jason Cruz