Calgary featherweight (Mean) Hakeem Dawodu lands fight on high-profile UFC 279 card – Winnipeg Free Press

Calgary featherweight (Mean) Hakeem Dawodu will face American Julian (Juicy J) Erosa on the undercard of UFC 279 next month in Las Vegas. The high-profile main event of the Sept. 10 card at the T-Mobile Arena pits unbeaten Russian Khamzat Chimaev, ranked third among welterweight contenders, against fan favourite Nick Diaz, who last fought in June 2021. Dawodu (13-2-1) is coming off a unanimous decision victory June 4 over American
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Nunes beats Peña to regain UFC women’s bantamweight belt – Winnipeg Free Press

[ad_1] DALLAS (AP) — Amanda Nunes won a unanimous five-round decision over Julianna Peña in the main event of UFC 277 on Saturday night at to regain the women’s bantamweight championship that she lost last December. Nunes (22-5), nicknamed “The Lioness,” is again a double-champion, already holding the featherweight belt. The judges’ scoring was 50-45, 50-44 and 50-43. Peña beat Nunes last December at Las Vegas to claim the title