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Fans attend the UFC 261 mixed martial arts event Saturday, April 24, 2021, in Jacksonville, Fla. The sold-out event touted as the first full-capacity sporting event held indoors in more than a year drew a star-studded crowd. (AP Photo/Gary McCullough)

UFC holds controversial indoor event at full capacity

Erik Uebelacker, Contributing Writer May 2, 2021

Over 15,000 fans packed into the sold-out VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida on April 24. The entertainment that Saturday night was UFC 261, a highly touted mixed martial arts event...

LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 26:  Antonina Shevchenko of Kyrgyzstan celebrates after her victory over Jaimee Nievera in their women's flyweight bout during Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series at the TUF Gym on June 26, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/DWTNCS LLC)

OPINION: UFC 255 should be headlined by the Shevchenko sisters, not Figueiredo and Perez

Ryan Gilroy, Copy Editor November 17, 2020

For the first time in UFC history, a pair of sisters — Valentina and Antonina Shevchenko — will fight on the same card. Even with Valentina fighting to defend her Flyweight belt for the fourth time,...

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