The first pay-per-view of 2019 for the UFC is upon us, as UFC 234 takes place on Saturday, Feb. 9 live from the Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia.The main event was supposed to feature Robert Whittaker officially putting the middleweight championship on the line for the first time against Kelvin Gastelum. But on Saturday afternoon, UFC president Dana White told ESPN.com that Whittaker got pulled from the fight after being hospitalized on Friday night and diagnosed with a hernia. The new main event has former long-time reigning middleweight champion Anderson Silva battling young middleweight star Israel Adesanya.Join DAZN and watch Bellator 216 plus more than 100 fight nights a yearSilva (34-8, one no-contest) returns to the Octagon for the first time in two years after failing a drug test administered by the United States Anti-Doping Agency in October 2017 before his bout with Gastelum. “The Spider” faced a lengthy suspension, but only received a one-year punishment after a contaminated supplement was found. In his last fight, Silva beat Derek Brunson by unanimous decision at UFC 208 in February 2017.The MMA world hasn’t someone take the sport by storm like Adesanya (15-0) has in quite awhile. The 29-year-old’s raw ability is quite unlike anything we have seen since Silva was in prime. Adesanya made his UFC debut at UFC 221 last February and his dominated every opponent who has come in his path.The main event finds the all-time great looking to put out the firestorm of hype that comes with Adesanya. Will this be Silva’s last stand or will the Brazilian put the brakes on the astronomical rise of Adesanya? (All times Eastern.)UFC 234 date, start timeUFC 234 takes place on Saturday night, Feb. 9. Pay-per-view coverage begins at 10 p.m. Silva and Adesanya should enter the Octagon around 12:15 a.m.How do I watch UFC 234?The main card on pay-per-view can be purchased for $64.99. For more information on how to order UFC 234, contact your service provider. You can also live-stream UFC 234 and order the main card on UFC.TV and ESPN+ for $64.99.Where is UFC 234?UFC 234 will be held at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia.UFC 234 betting oddsAccording to sportsbookreview.com (as of Feb. 9), Adeanya is a -700 favorite, which means you’d need to bet $700 to win $100. Meanwhile, Sivla is a +457 underdog, meaning if you would bet $100, you would net $457. Anderson Silva record and bioName: Anderson SilvaNationality: BrazilianBorn: April 14, 1975Height: 6-2Reach: 77½″ Total fights: 43Record: 34-8 with one no-contest.Israel Adesanya record and bioName: Israel AdesanyaNationality: NigerianBorn: July 24, 1991Height: 6-4Reach: 80″ Total fights: 15Record: 15-0UFC 234 fight cardMain cardIsrael Adesanya vs. Anderson Silva; Middleweight Rani Yahya vs. Ricky Simon; Bantamweight Montana De La Rosa vs. Nadia Kassem; Women’s Flyweight Jim Crute vs. Sam Alvey; Light Heavyweight Lando Vannata vs. Marcos Rosa; Lightweight Preliminary card Devonte Smith vs. Dong Hyun Ma; Lightweight Shane Young vs. Austin Arnett; Featherweight Kai Kara-France vs. Raulian Paiva; Flyweight Teruto Ishihara vs. Kyung Ho Kang; Bantamweight Callan Potter vs. Jalin Turner; Lightweight Wuliji Buren vs. Jonathan Martinez; Bantamweight UFC 234 latest news – Anderson Silva is a significant underdog against Israel Adesanya. Sporting News explains that if “The Spider” can’t pull off the upset than it should be time to hang up the gloves.- Israel Adesanya tells SN that regardless of how much he respects Silva, he plans on knocking him out.- UFC 234 is a unique card. SN explains why Montana De La Rosa is someone to watch out for on the show.
There will be aÂ RedLineÂ on April 6th for middle schoolers, instead of the 5th because of the John Michael Montgomery concert. It will be held at the Memorial Auditorium. The Mom & Son Bowling Party will take place Friday, April 12th at Meadow Lanes Bowling Alley for moms and sons, 4 years old thru 5th grade. Register online or at the WRC. AÂ Paintball TripÂ is planned for Saturday, April 27th for 6th-12th graders. Bus leaves from the WRC at 12:15 pm and returns at 5:30 pm. Marcine GoodrumAssistant SuperintendentWellington Recreation Commission620-326-3323www.wellingtonrec.com Submitted to Sumner Newscow â€” Wellington Rec Rap for April 1 to April 13:Get your tickets to seeÂ John Michael MontgomeryÂ in concert at the Grand Re-Opening of Memorial Auditorium this Friday, April 5th!Â General Admission and Â ReservedÂ Tickets are available at the Rec Center and the Chamber office.Sign up for Swim TeamÂ Stroke RefinementÂ through the WRC. The pre-season training takes place thru Sunday, April 28th at the SW College Indoor Aquatic Center. A dance for middle schoolers, Spring Fling Dance will be held at the WRC on Saturday, April 13th. Spring Into Fitness at the Fitness Center! Buy a one month Membership and get the 2nd for 1/2 price. Valid thru April 30th. The 4th session ofÂ Goju-RyuÂ Karate will be held at the WRC Tuesdays and Saturdays, April 2nd-30th. Registrations are still open for theÂ Recreational LeagueÂ ofÂ Cal Ripken BaseballÂ andÂ Babe Ruth Softball with aÂ late fee. Divisions include 9 & 10 year olds and 11 & 12 year olds.
DONEGAL champions Glenswilly have beaten Antrim champions St Gall’s in an epic senior Ulster championship clash in Ballybofey.The Glen won by 3 points – 1-10 to 0-10 – with a first half Michael Murphy penalty proving decisive.The Belfast side however will go home this evening believing they could have and should have won – hitting more than a dozen wides when some of them seemed easier to score. In the Intermediate clash at Celtic Park in Derry Naomh Muire have been knocked out by Derry champions Forelgen – with a goal again the difference.The Lower Rosses lads had raced into an early lead, but the County Derry team came back well and eventually won 2-11 to 1-11.In the junior Ulster clash Milford were locked at 0-17 to 2-11 – a draw.The match was in extra time and Belfast side Davitts have had a second man sent off. Milford went on to win 0-22 to 2-13. GLENSWILLY THROUGH, NAOMH MUIRE OUT AND MILFORD WIN AFTER EXTRA TIME was last modified: November 3rd, 2013 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)
Masses have been offered for a speedy recovery of a West Donegal man involved in a serious accident.Conor Boyle – in a critical but stable condition.Well-known up and coming GAA player Conor Boyle is in a critical condition after being involved in a car crash in London on Friday night.Well-wishers have been inundating social media with good wishes for the 18 year old from Loughnaure. Conor, the third eldest of six boys who plays for Naomh Muire, is described as being in a stable but critical condition.His family, including his mother Sheila and father Hugh, are at his side at a London hospital.Dozens of messages have been flooding in for the well-known and much-liked young man on Facebook.Conor’s mum Sheila posted a message to family and friends on her Facebook page a short time ago asking them to keep him in their prayers. “Thanks so much to everybody for all your support and well wished . Conor is stable but still in a critical condition , he was taken off sedition last night but still in a coma.“It is early days but he is young and strong . Please remember him in your prayers.”A very well-regarded young sportsman, Conor is a very accomplished boxer as well as footballer. PRAYERS OFFERED FOR SPEEDY RECOVERY OF ACCIDENT VICTIM CONOR was last modified: September 8th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Conor BoylehospitalLoughanure