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Canelo Alvarez vs. Khan Championship Boxing, Saturday May 7th @ 6p.m. @ Max Sports Grille

Alvarez (46-1-1, 32 KOs) will compete at a catchweight of 155 pounds for the fifth straight fight when he headlines the first boxing card at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday (HBO PPV, 9 p.m. ET). Alvarez, 25, also claimed boxing’s coveted Cinco de Mayo weekend as his own following the retirement of

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Jones vs. St. Preux UFC 197 PPV Saturday, April 23rd @ 7 p.m. @ Max Sports Grille

Jones returns to action more than 16 months after his last trip to the Octagon, as he tries to regain the light heavyweight title in an interim championship fight with Saint Preux. Jones has endured a tumultuous year, but now he gets back to the business of fighting while trying to restore his reputation as

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Pacquiao vs. Bradley 3 Saturday, April 9th @ 7 p.m. @ Max Sports Grille

Tim Bradley is a motivated, hungry top 10 pound-for-pound fighter in his prime who’d love nothing more than to be a star like Manny. Brads has everything to win and nothing to lose while Pacquiao has very little to gain by defeating Tim… again. Pacquiao vs Bradley 3 will be one of the biggest challenges

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UFC 196 PPV McGregor vs. Diaz live Saturday March 5th 8 p.m. @ Max Sports Grille

Less than a year ago, it was Jose Aldo who was forced to pull out of his featherweight title defense due to a rib injury. This time around, it was Rafael dos Anjos who had to bow out of defending his lightweight title after breaking his foot. Now, McGregor will make his welterweight debut — no title on the

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UFC 194 PPV Aldo vs. McGregor live Saturday December 12th 8 p.m . @ Max Sports Grille

 This weekend Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor collide at UFC 194 to unify the UFC’s Featherweight title at the MGM Grand Garden arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Although Saturday night will be the first real physical encounter between the two, the mental warfare has been waged for over a year since the fight was first talked about last October.

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Cotto vs Canelo Middleweight Championship Boxing Saturday, November 21st @7 p.m.

This Middleweight championship showdown represents a rare combination of good matchmaking, massive fanbases and potential for absolute fireworks. Both of these men are ferocious finishers with savage body attacks — it’s incredibly likely that this will be a fight for the ages. Cotto (40-4, 33 KO) has totally reinvigorated his career under the tutelage of

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UFC 193 PPV Rousey vs. Holms live Saturday November 14th 8 p.m . @ Max Sports Grille

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will make its first-ever trip into Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, on Nov. 14, 2015, after struggling for years to crack the untapped mixed martial arts (MMA) market. And it plans to fill the 60,000-seat Etihad Stadium with a stacked pay-per-view (PPV) fight card that features its brightest star today, Ronda Rousey, defending

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UFC 191 PPV Johnson vs. Dobson live Saturday September 5th 7 p.m . @ Max Sports Grille

The UFC returns to pay-per-view on Saturday with a UFC 191card that offers some appeal to its hardcore fans. In the main event, longtime flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson makes the seventh defense of his title. He takes on John Dodson, who gave him the toughest fight of his tenure at the top of the mountain back

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UFC 190 PPV Rousey vs. Correia live Saturday Aug. st, 7 p.m . @ Max Sports Grille

The most dominant athlete in all of sports, Ronda Rousey, returns to action this weekend as she faces undefeated contender Bethe Correia in the main event of UFC 190 from Brazil. Correia earned the shot at the title by beating two of Rousey’s closest friends and teammates but her brazen trash talk has raised the UFC champion’s ire,

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UFC 189 PPV McGregor vs. Mendes live Saturday July 11th, 7 p.m . @ Max Sports Grille

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is capping off its annual “Fight Week” with a blockbuster pay-per-view (PPV) fight card, featuring a championship doubleheader that pits Conor McGregor vs. Chad Mendes for the interim featherweight crown because division champion Jose Aldo is injured, while Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald battle for the promotion’s welterweight strap. The action takes

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