UFC Norfolk Delivered Despite Lack of Star Power
UFC Norfolk’s main card did not see a single third round. All 5 of the fights ended before the 2-minute mark of the second round. Which was quite amazing because the card seriously lacked star power on paper. Amanda Nunes will soon have a new dance partner in the 145lb women’s division and the UFC flyweight title will remain vacant. Despite the high paced action, there is still a lot of talk around the rumor mill. So, let us not waste any more time.
Sunday Morning Rumor Mill
As always these are rumors that have been talked about behind closed doors between MMA higher-ups, so take them as MMA rumors.
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- Conor McGregor is now rumored to be an alternate in the upcoming bout between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson. As we all know, the fight has been attempted many times but has yet to come to fruition.
- However, we are told that the UFC is extremely close to finalizing a fight between McGregor vs Justin Gaethje, just in time for International Fight Week.
- Furthermore, info has been given to us that Max Holloway vs Alexander Volkanovski is basically a done deal.
- Although Max didn’t beg for a rematch, all signs point to him getting his rematch at UFC 251 in Perth, Australia. The UFC hasn’t officially announced the bout, but expect the news to come soon.
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