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Bad blood from Sacramento will be shed in Garbrandt’s UFC title defense vs. Dillashaw

Sacramento Bee: November 3, 2017 – By Ailene Voisin, Cody Garbrandt and T.J. Dillashaw share an intense dislike for one another, or so they continue to tell us, as they continue to sell their sport. This is MMA, so who really knows? But the apparent enmity between the former Team Alpha Male teammates nonetheless […]

ESPN: UFC 217 Cheat Sheet — Cody Garbrandt vs. TJ Dillashaw

The UFC is back in New York’s Madison Square Garden this weekend — and just like in 2016, it’s bringing along three title fights. In the UFC 217 main event, former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre returns from a four-year hiatus to challenge middleweight champ Michael Bisping. In the co-main event, budding superstar Cody Garbrandt seeks […]

Meet the 11-year-old cancer survivor who inspired a UFC star

The brawler who’s predicted to be UFC’s next big star is a teddy bear at heart. When fighter Cody Garbrandt enters the Octagon at Madison Square Garden Saturday to defend his bantamweight championship belt against archrival TJ Dillashaw, he’ll have his muse by his side: Maddux Maple, an 11-year-old cancer survivor. As he has before, […]

Morning Report: Cody Garbrandt’s coach: We’d love to fight Demetrious Johnson at flyweight after beating Dillashaw

Not only are multiple belts on the line at UFC 217 but now it seems that stability for multiple divisions could be at stake as well. On Wednesday, UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping teased the possibility of moving up to light heavyweight to challenge Daniel Cormier should he beat Georges St-Pierre at UFC 217, and […]

Cody Garbrandt, T.J. Dillashaw Agree They Are ‘The Real Main Event’ at UFC 217

UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt and top contender T.J. Dillashaw don’t agree on much but they are least on the same page with one topic of discussion. While the title fight between Garbrandt and Dillashaw is being billed as the co-main event for UFC 217, the former teammates turned rivals know they deserve the headline […]