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Cormier named honorary chairman of Wrestling World Cup

Daniel Cormier, a two-time Olympian in men’s freestyle wrestling and current UFC light heavyweight champion, will serve as the Honorary Chairman of the 2016 World Cup of Freestyle Wrestling, set for The Forum in Los Angeles, June 11-12.Cormier will be supporting the promotional efforts for the World Cup and encouraging the public to come out to see the action, which will feature the top eight men’s freestyle nations in action. The U.S. World Cup team will include all six of the 2016 U.S. Olympic freestyle wrestlers. Many of the other nations will also include their 2016 Olympic ath ... Read the Full Article Here

The Downes Side - Fight Night Las Vegas predictions

That’s right, boys and girls, it’s time for another memorable edition of The Downes Side. As our American friends spend the Memorial Day weekend grilling whatever meat you find inside hot dogs, everyone else can grill me in the comments section.This weekend, the UFC presents some matches that could offer more surprises than that weird potato salad your aunt brings. The main event features two undefeated bantamweight prospects trying to make their big jump on to the big stage, as Thomas Almeida and Cody Garbrandt have only two decision wins between them in nearly 30 fights.RELA ... Read the Full Article Here

Soto Replaces Yamamoto in Ottawa

Eager to score his first UFC victory, veteran bantamweight standout Joe Soto will step into the Octagon on June 18 in Ottawa, as he replaces Kid Yamamoto in a UFC Fight Night bout against Chris Beal.UFC Fight Night, which takes place at TD Place Arena, is headlined by a five-round bout between top welterweight contenders Rory MacDonald and Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson. FOX Sports 1 will televise the card.A California standout who made headlines in August of 2014 when he made his UFC debut against then-bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw on one day's notice, Soto is more determined than ever to ... Read the Full Article Here

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