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  1. Sport - China - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

    Harnessing the power of China's MMA talent

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 10:19pm by SASCHA MATUSZAK

    ... Sascha Matuszak Macau is the venue for the UFC's Fight Night this weekend and it's where the destinies oftwo promising mainland fighters converge Harnessing the power ... and coaches look on. Ning and Yang are mixed martial artists who will finally come face to face at the Ultimate Fighting Championship's Fight Night in Macau this weekend. A showdown between ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

    Octagon redemption: Hong Kong fighter Alberto Mina ready for delayed UFC debut

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 08:40pm by Mathew Scott

    ... might have been. Chosen to make his debut on the Ultimate Fighting Championship's card at the Venetian in Macau- the first Hong Kong fighter to make it to the UFC- Mina had put himself ... immediately promised him a fight on his organisation's next card in Macau- and came through with the appearance fee Mina had been promised. And so, here we are, five months later, and Mina ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

    White plays it fast and furious

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 09:58pm by Mathew Scott

    ... time- to promote his organisation's next event in Macau on August 23- and the media gathered before him have run out of questions. Oh, for sure you'll find that the fans want to tell ... look at problems here- I look at opportunities." UFC claims that since hosting its first event in Macau at the end of 2012 it has around 25 million mainland followers, while the first ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

    UFC chief calls for 'local heroes' to make impact

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 10:48pm by Mathew Scott

    ... UFC card at Macau's CotaiArena, set for August 23, and he brought some pretty impressive figures with him on Tuesday, even factoring in the hype that goes hand in hand with the fight ... Bisping. Le is well-known to local fight fans for the demolition job he did on Rich Franklin when the UFC staged its first event in Macau in 2012- with many wise heads handing Le the "knockout ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

    UFC signs multi-year deals with venues in Macau, Singapore

    Posted Jul 12th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Singapore UFC expanding still further in Asia The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) announced yesterday it has signed a multi-year deal with venues in Macau and Singapore to stage mixed martial arts events in the region starting from next year. The UFC said it would hold events at The Venetian in Macau and Singapore's Marina Bay Sands from 2014, and produce ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

    Cung Le knocks out Franklin at UFC Macau

    Posted Nov 11th 2012, 01:50pm by Reuters in Macau

    ... Reuters in Macau Kickboxing champion Cung Le let his fists do the talking for once with a devastating one-punch knockout of Rich Franklin in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s first event in Macau early on Sunday. Le’s win in the main event at the Venetian hotel takes him a step closer to a shot at the middleweight title but after an intense training camp and strict diet ...

  7. Sport - China - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

    Zhang Lipeng the ultimate fighter in TV finale

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 02:02am by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott Zhang Lipeng turned his UFC dream into reality in Macau on Saturday night by taking a split-points decision over Wang Sai in their welterweight mixed martial arts bout. The fight was the finale to the Ultimate Fighter China reality TV series and the victory gives the 24-year-old from Inner Mongolia a contract with the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s stable ...

  8. Sport - China - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

    'Ultimate fighters' brace for finale

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 10:13pm by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott China reality television series comes to a head in Macau showdown as part of a UFC programme 'Ultimate fighters' brace for finale Zhang Lipeng says his family ... Fight Night Macau & The Ultimate Fighter China Finale programme at the Venetian Macao. The main event on the eight-bout card sees a match-off between welterweights "Stun Gun" Kim ...

  9. Sport - China - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

    UFC makes China debut and all hell breaks loose

    Posted Nov 11th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... There was no such luck for the fighters in yesterday's 10-card UFC Macau bust-up at The Venetian's Cotai Arena. They had to sweat it out, as Ultimate Fighting Championship made its debut in China. ... and I find it very interesting," said Beijing resident Philip Hu, who flew to Macau to witness UFC's coming out party in China. "What is best is that UFC is international in style ...

  10. Sport - China - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

    Fighter Rich Franklin ready to rumble at UFC Macao

    Posted Nov 08th 2012, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... in the main event of Saturday's UFC extravanganza in Macau. The 38-year-old American said in Hong Kong yesterday it would be the third time he had fought a friend in the Octagon. But he added ... said the eyes of the world would be on Macau on Saturday. He expects the event to be a sell-out. "We are headed for a sell-out," he said. "We will have a star-studded audience ...




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