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UGC 28: Determination fight card and event info

Date/Time: Saturday, October 1st, 7:30 Location: Centre Pierre Charbonneau, Montreal Tickets: via Ovation Promoter: Ali Nestor Charles Type: Pro MMA and boxing Previous Results: UGC 27, UGC 26 MMA Card (weight divisions in bold) 175 – Nordine Taleb (4-1) v. … Continue reading

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UGC 27 weigh-in results: Nestor, Ruiz, and all eight mixed martial artists on target (w/photos)

Weigh-ins for Saturday night’s UGC 27 took place this afternoon at Bistro Le Porto, near downtown Montreal, with all 16 fighters making weight. The event is headlined by a boxing bout, where UGC’s president and promoter Ali Nestor Charles (159.1 … Continue reading

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Nestor elbows his way to controversial finish at UGC 26

Montreal – It wasn’t pretty. Splitting open his opponent’s forehead with a flying elbow, Ali Nestor notched a KO victory over Tim Skidmore in UGC 26’s main event Friday night at the Metropolis. The fight, a rematch of Nestor’s 2007 … Continue reading

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Post-Fight Interview w/ UGC 26 main event winner Ali Nestor

After Ali Nestor (7-5) put an end to UGC 26‘s main event by delivering a vicious flying elbow to Tim Skidmore (3-18), I spoke with him about why he waited for the 2nd round to engage, why he fought an … Continue reading

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Quick Results for UGC 26 – Rage

UGC 26: Rage took place Friday tonight at the Metropolis.  Here are the quick results for the evening’s fights. Check back on Saturday for interviews with Ali Nestor, Cory Macdonald, Michael Imperato, Misha Cirkunov, and Tim Skidmore, and Sunday for … Continue reading

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Pre-Fight Interview w/ UGC President & main-eventer Ali Nestor

Ali Nestor (6-5 MMA) will fight in UGC 26‘s main event tonight. I spoke with him after the weigh-in Thursday, where he told me why he’s back in MMA after two and a half years, what boxing organizations can learn … Continue reading

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UGC 26 – Rage weigh-in results & photos (w/ updated fight card)

Montreal – UGC 26 goes down tonight at the Metropolis.  The card’s main event will be a rematch between Ali Nestor (6-5 MMA), a Canadian boxing champion competing in MMA for the first time since 2008, and Tim ‘Mad Dog’ … Continue reading

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