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Ali Abdelaziz wants Gaethje versus Felder: “For fun, for the fans.”

A few weeks back, Justin Gaethje believed he was training for a bout against UFC newcomer, Michael Chandler. This was until news broke that Chandler would instead be facing Charles Oliveira for the lightweight title and Gaethje was left without an opponent. Gaethje was originally planning on fighting Chandler on May 15th, so he is …

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Beneil Dariush on Tony Ferguson: “He’s either #1 or #2 as the greatest lightweights of all time.”

On May 15th, Beneil Dariush is set to put his six fight win streak on the line, against the man who once owned the longest in the division, Tony Ferguson. It’s a fight between the #5 and #9 ranked fighters in a stacked lightweight division. Despite Tony Ferguson once boasting a twelve fight win streak, …

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Kamaru Usman wants Michael Chiesa on June 12th: “Let’s throw [him] a bone.”

After Kamaru Usman successfully defended his title for the second time over Jorge Masvidal, it seemed clear that his next fight would be another rematch, against Colby Covington. This is on account of Covington being the #1 ranked contender in the division, as well as Dana White confirming it’s the fight to make at the …

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Giga Chikadze calls to headline against ‘Cowboy’ next week after 1st round TKO.

With a record of 13-2, riding an 8 fight win streak and undefeated in the UFC, Giga Chikadze is making a name for himself in the MMA community. Last night, he accelerated his status by taking out UFC veteran, Cub Swanson in the first round with a body kick. Next week, the UFC is scheduled …

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Diego Sanchez cut by the UFC as video surfaces of confrontation at his fighter meeting.

Diego Sanchez is one of the longest running athletes in UFC history. He first appeared on the first series of The Ultimate Fighter, and since then has had a decorated career fighting legends such as BJ Penn and Nick Diaz. More recently, he was scheduled to face Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone on May 8th. However, questions …

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Whittaker talks about Adesanya “losing his invincibility bubble.”

Back in October 2019, Robert Whittaker and Israel Adesanya faced off for the UFC Middleweight title. It turned out to be Adesanya’s time, who knocked the former champion out in the second round and retained his undefeated record. Since then, Robert Whittaker has beaten Darren Till, Jared Cannonier and Kelvin Gastelum. Now 13-1 in his …

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Jorge Masvidal on comeback: “I’m going to give it my all to finally get that damn belt.”

As we all know, Jorge ‘Gamebred’ Masvidal is coming off the first KO loss of his UFC career. It happened at UFC 261 at the hands of Kamaru Usman, for a shot at the welterweight title in what was his 50th professional MMA fight. Speaking to Ariel Helwani of ESPN MMA, just two days after …

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Covington claims he was poisoned by the UFC PI before his fight with Usman

Back in December 2019, Kamaru Usman successfully defended his title against one of his biggest rivals, Colby Covington. It was an instant classic and ended via TKO in the fifth and final round. The fight didn’t come without controversy, at least if you ask Colby Covington. He states that Usman and the referee cheated him …

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Colby Covington on Jorge Masvidal: “He’s got no chin.”

Last weekend, many MMA fans were shocked by the manor in which Jorge Masvidal suffered his first KO loss in the UFC. This was his 50th professional MMA bout and officially the second time he’d ever been finished due to strikes. However, the last time was back in 2008 and in nowhere near the same …

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Francis Ngannou on next opponent: “I still believe it’s going to be Jon [Jones].”

Last month, Francis Ngannou captured the UFC heavyweight belt at 34 years old, by knocking out Stipe Miocic in the second round. He made his debut in December 2015 and since then has fought a who’s who of UFC heavyweights on his way to the top. In the background, Jon Jones has been training for …