UFC Fight Night 89: MacDonald vs. Thompson

UFC Fight Night 89: MacDonald vs. Thompson When: June 18th, 2016 Where: The Arena at TD Place in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada How: TBD Who: Colby Covington vs. Alex Garcia Krzysztof Jotko vs. Tamdan McCrory Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Thibault Gouti Misha Cirkunov vs. Ion Cutelaba Jason Saggo vs. Leandro Silva Sam Alvey vs. Elias Theodorou Steve Bosse vs. Sean O’Connell Donald Cerrone...
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UFC® Debuts In Ottawa with Rory MacDonald vs. Stephen Thompson

UFC® DEBUTS IN OTTAWA WHEN TOP WELTERWEIGHT CONTENDERS RORY MACDONALD AND STEPHEN THOMPSON COLLIDE Ottawa, Canada – A pivotal welterweight contender fight between No.1-ranked Rory MacDonald and No.2-ranked Stephen Thompson will headline the first UFC® event in Ottawa. UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: MACDONALD vs. THOMPSON goes down Saturday, June 18 at The Arena at TD Place. A perennial...
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March 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Rory MacDonald will sign with whomever shows him the money

One of the UFC's brightest and most talented stars could be testing the open market if a stall in contract negotiations isn't sorted out before his next fight.Speaking to Ariel Helwani on the latest episode of The MMA Hour, title challenger Rory MacDonald confirmed that he is currently on the last fight of a six-fight contract and is willing to test free agency if an agreement can...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Rory MacDonald Reveals Plan To Test Worth As Free Agent

In a new interview UFC welterweight star Rory MacDonald has revealed that he plans to test his worth on the open market as a free agent when his current deal expires. Speaking on ‘The MMA Hour’ radio show with Ariel Helwani, MacDonald said that he has just one fight remaining on his current UFC deal
Via Fight Of The Night
March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Did Rory MacDonald Let Slip That GSP Is Planning A Comeback?

During a UFC Fight Night Q&A session on Friday, Rory MacDonald appeared to give the strongest hint yet that Georges St Pierre is looking to return to the UFC. MacDonald was asked by a fan whether he would remain at welterweight if his friend and Tri-Star gym training partner returned to fighting and his answer brought about some excited chatter in the room. “From what we...
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October 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Ben Henderson Won’t Be Fighting Rory MacDonald Next

Ben Henderson impressed with a submission victory against Brandon Thatch in his first fight at welterweight in the main event of UFC Fight Night 60 last night, then turned up the heat by offering to fight the division’s No.2 contender Rory MacDonald at UFC 186 in April. It wasn’t just a random call-out – early this week MacDonald did have a fight with Hector Lombard shelved...
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February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Rory MacDonald’s time has finally come

Upon entering the cage to begin the first main event of his UFC career, Rory “Ares” MacDonald lulled the man who would stand across from him into his world before their fist fight even started. His opponent, Belgium’s Tarec Saffiedine, was bouncing around in the cage before the Canadian entered. As he continued to stare into the soul of Saffiedine, a “Sponge” from Brussels...
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October 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Rory MacDonald TKO’s Tarec Saffiedine In 3rd Round At UFC Fight Night 54

Rory MacDonald opted to stand and trade with kickboxing specialist Tarec Saffiedine in the main event of UFC Fight Night 54 last night and proved himself up to the task, edging the action in the opening rounds before TKO’ing the former Strikeforce champion out-of-the-blue with a big uppercut early in the third. Round One: MacDonald feeling out with the jab as the main event gets...
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October 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Rory MacDonald, Olivier Aubin-Mercier, Chad Kelades and Patrick Holohan Earn Bonuses at UFC Fight Night 54

Rory MacDonald (pictured), Olivier Aubin-Mercier, Chad Kelades and Patrick Holohan each pocketed an additional $50,000 for their special performances Saturday at “UFC Fight Night: MacDonald vs. Saffiedine.” Kelades and Holohan went at it for 15 exciting minutes to take “Fight of the Night.” Kelades also scored a unanimous decision victory. Aubin-Mercier submitted Jake...
October 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Tarec Saffeidine Steals The Thunder From Rory MacDonald At UFC Fight 54 Weigh-ins

Rory MacDonald squares off against Tarec Saffiedine at the UFN 54 weigh-ins (Mandatory Credit: Martin Blais/H4TV NEWS) All 24 fighters on the UFC Fight Night 54: MacDonald vs. Saffiedine card made weight. But the routine formality of the event does not mean the event lacked its fair share of intrigue. The more than one thousand fans who arrived to witness the official kick-off of...
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October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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