Posts Tagged ‘Illinois Athletic Commission’

Curran To Get New Opponent At November Strikeforce Event

Because the original opponent of the bout involving Jeff Curran, Sam Thao, was not approved by the Illinois Athletic Commission, a new opponent had to be found on rather short notice for the fight scheduled to take place at Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Rogers. The vent is scheduled to take place on November 7 at the […]

UFC 90 Rakes In Record Gate

If the sheer numbers mean anything, then it can be safely said that UFC 90: Silva vs. Cote was definitely a financial success; the pay-per-view event, which took place Saturday night at Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL, drew an announced sell-out crowd of 15,359.  In addition, at the post-fight news conference, UFC president Dana White […]

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