Theodorou returns to action in Halifax after 'TUF Nations' win
Elias "The Spartan" Theodorou says he is still living "the grind" of a mixed martial arts fighter since winning the middleweight portion of "The Ultimate Fighter Nations" reality TV show. Theodorou, who won his TUF Nations title in April, returns to action Saturday in Halifax against Brazilian Bruno Santos.
Injury replacement Kelades to make Canadian UFC history in Halifax
Chris "The Greek Assassin" Kelades had eight days notice when he fought on a Bellator card in May. This time, the 33-year-old from Cole Harbour, N.S., has just five to get ready for his UFC debut Saturday.
UFC 178: Johnson retains Flyweight title, submits Cariaso in second round
Demetrious Johnson retained his flyweight title Saturday night at UFC 178, submitting Chris Cariaso in the second round. Johnson easily scored a takedown in the first round and stunned Cariaso with a looping right hook, followed by a knee to the jaw as the horn sounded to end the round.
Rising Irish featherweight star McGregor profits at UFC 178
Rising star Conor McGregor made a minimum of US$200,000 for his weekend victory over Dustin (The Diamond) Poirier at UFC 178. According to the Nevada State Athletic Commission, the Irish featherweight made a basic purse of $75,000 with a matching win bonus for his first-round knockout. The UFC kicked in another $50,000 for a performance of the night bonus.
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Stay up to date with all of the UFC's upcoming events here. In the next event, the UFC holds a doubleheader with Gunnar Nelson squaring off against Rick Story at the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden and Canadian Rory MacDonald facing Tarec Saffiedine at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia on October 4, 2014.
Find all the results from the UFC here. In the last event, Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson continued his assault of the flyweight division at UFC 178 with his seventh straight win and fifth consecutive title defence in a second-round submission victory over Chris Cariaso.
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