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UFC heavyweight Arjan Bhullar, the promotion’s first fighter of South Indian origin and Sikh faith, was not allowed to wear a turban when he debuted in September. Bhullar — who went on to defeat Luis Henrique by unanimous decision at UFC 215 — said the company cited apparel restrictions for the decision. He believes that
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It’s been nearly one full year since Conor McGregor appeared in the UFC’s Octagon — and to say mixed martial arts fans are anxious about his return would be an understatement. McGregor (21-3) hasn’t fought since he knocked out Eddie Alvarez for the lightweight championship in November 2016. The 29-year-old took time off this year
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EDMONTON, Alberta — Amanda Nunes is still the UFC’s female bantamweight champion — by the very skin of her teeth. Nunes (15-4) defended her 135-pound title for the second time, narrowly defeating Valentina Shevchenko (14-3) via split decision Saturday in the main event at UFC 215 inside Rogers Place. UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson would
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