UFC announces New York economic impact study results from UFC 205

UFC® today announced the results of an economic impact analysis following its historic UFC® 205: ALVAREZ vs. McGREGOR, which took place on Saturday, November 12 at Madison Square Garden. Results of the study concluded the landmark event made significant contributions to the city and state of New York with $37.4 million in economic output and $18.3 million in salaries and wages. The event also supported an estimated 300 jobs in the New York metropolitan area and generated $1.6 million in taxes for the state. “Mixed martial arts competitions have already proven to be major economi … Read the Full Article Here
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UFC 208 Fantasy Rewind

The first women’s featherweight champion in UFC history was crowned on Saturday night as Germaine de Randamie edged out Holly Holm in a five-round battle to take home the new title and close out UFC 208 in Brooklyn. The bout saw two of the best strikers in the women’s division go to war for 25 minutes, with de Randamie ultimately eking out the decision on the judges’ scorecards. Holm used an aggressive game plan to go after de Randamie throughout the fight, but she struggled to find her range at distance. Meanwhile, de Randamie did a great job with a counterstriking game plan that saw … Read the Full Article Here
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Järnkrok gjorde mål och slogs i segern

LOS ANGELES. Han slogs, han gjorde mål och hade han bara antecknats för en assist också skulle Calle Järnkrok, 25, kunna skryta med att ha gjort ett Gordie Howe hattrick.

– Ja, det var ju nära, haha.., säger han efter Nashvilles 5-3-seger över Dallas i natt, svensk tid.

Järnkrok är het just nu.

Han har gjort 5 poäng, 3 mål och 2 assist, på de senaste fyra matcherna.

Source: HockeyEXP