LEAKED – GSP’s Opponent For UFC 200

With the rumour mill in overdrive all week, a source close to UFC top brass has released the shortlist for GSP’s prospective UFC 200 opponents.

Will it be classic Ryu & Ken tale of master vs apprentice?
Will it be an ascendant private investigator turned MMA fighter?
Will it be a gruelling winner-takes-all cheeseburger eating contest with a former opponent?
Or will it be a Level 3 Fire Dwarf wielding an overhand right with +10 damage?

***UPDATE*** – the news is out.


Magny P.I.: UFC To Launch New Series on Fight Pass

In an attempt to bolster viewership on the promotion’s online subscription network, Fight Pass, UFC mouthpiece Dana White has announced a new series starring one of their more unlikely, ascendent stars.

Magny P.I. will star Niel Magny, winner of 10 of his last 11 fights, as a laid-back private investigator who lives a luxurious lifestyle on an oft-referenced but never-seen millionaire’s estate. He drives around in his patron’s Ferrari while picking up on women and solving crime, all the while twirling his trademark moustache.

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Burn the Books: UFC Fight Night 85 – Hunt vs Mir

Welcome to a recurring segment here on Cage Burn called Burn the Books. We give you the hottest betting tips and take a deeper look into some of the stranger prop bets out there during any given fight week. This weekend the UFC is in Brisbane, Australia for UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs Mir.

Times an American will say the word Aussie like it looks (rhymes with saucy) instead of how it’s actually pronounced (sounds like Ozzie): 13 over/under

Take the over here. Every time the UFC comes to Australia, countless fighters, and even Mike Goldberg, try to curry favour with the local fight fans by referencing them in the local vernacular. But, like any time you use a word you’ve only ever seen written in an attempt to seem cool, you say it wrong and it blows up in your face.

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