ONE Championship full fight video: Watch 16-year-old Victoria Lee back up hype in pro debut

The hype around Victoria Lee appeared to be justified this past Friday.
Lee, the 16-year-old sister of ONE Championship atomweight champion Angela Lee and ONE lightweight champ Christian Lee, made her …read more

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UFC Fight Night 187 poster: Belal Muhammad gets first headliner vs. Leon Edwards

Belal Muhammad is set to step into the main event spotlight for his biggest MMA opportunity yet.
With Khamzat Chimaev forced out due to lingering issues from COVID-19, Muhammad (18-3 MMA, …read more

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Nikolas Motta set to make UFC debut vs. Damir Hadzovic on May 8

Nikolas Motta has his UFC debut set.
A former CFFC lightweight champion, Motta (12-3 MMA, 0-0 UFC) will make his first UFC appearance May 8 against Bosnia’s Damir Hadzovic (13-6 MMA, …read more

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UFC Releases Overeem

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Just moments after Junior dos Santos announced he had been released by Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) after 12 years, news …read more

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Defining Fights: UFC 259's Petr Yan

Newly crowned UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan will look to successfully defend his title for the first time when he returns to action at UFC 259.
Yan (15-1 MMA, 7-0 UFC) …read more

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Anthony Smith sympathizes with Khamzat Chimaev’s emotional struggles: “He’s used to being a f*cking killer”

Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Anthony Smith can relate to the recent emotional struggles of Khamzat Chimaev. Chimaev (9-0 MMA) recently shocked fight fans by announcing his retirement from …read more

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Defining Fights: UFC 259's Aljamain Sterling

After a long, long wait, Aljamain Sterling finally has his shot at UFC gold, and he’s ready to take his chance on Saturday night.
Sterling will take on reigning bantamweight champion …read more

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MMA Junkie's 'Fight of the Month' for February: Former teammates fight for gold

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMA Junkie looks at the best fights from February 2021: Here are the four nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner …read more

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ONE roundup: Fights set for Marcus ‘Buchecha’ Almeida, Colby Northcutt, and ‘Reug Reug’ in April

Jiu-jitsu icon Marcus ‘Buchecha’ Almeida will finally make his MMA debut in April 2021. | Eduardo Ferreira

Legendary grappler Marcus Almeida will make his long-awaited …read more

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Midnight Mania! ‘Stylebender’s’ Sole Middleweight Huckleberry?

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight! Welcome to …read more

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Jon Jones mocks Israel Adesanya for talk of shifting UFC superfight timeline to December

Jon Jones apparently is amused by Israel Adesanya’s change of course when it comes to a potential highly anticipated grudge match.
Adesanya (20-0 MMA, 9-0 UFC) had said for more than …read more

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Tim Elliott Embracing Organized Chaos

Since Moving To Kansas City And Training Under James Krause, UFC Flyweight Tim Elliott Has Felt The Shift In His Game And Is Ready To Show It At UFC 259.
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Jake Matthews Expects To Surprise Sean Brady

Jake Matthews Has Quite Literally Grown Up In The UFC, And He Believes That Experience Will Give Him An Advantage Against The Undefeated Sean Brady At UFC 259
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Cub Swanson Booked Against Giga Chikadze at UFC’s May 1 Event

Cub Swanson will attempt to hand Giga Chikadze his first Ultimate Fighting Championship defeat when the featherweights lock horns on May 1. …read more

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UFC 259 pre-event facts: Israel Adesanya's champ-champ attempt comes with a twist

The UFC’s third pay-per-view event of the year takes place Saturday with UFC 259, which goes down at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas and features the most loaded lineup …read more

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Megan Anderson: Amanda Nunes A Great Hammer But Not A Good Nail

Megan Anderson plans to switch the roles on Amanda Nunes and remind the champion of what it’s like to be on the defensive end. Amanda Nunes is at her best …read more

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If victorious at UFC 259, Askar Askarov wants winner of Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 2

LAS VEGAS – Askar Askarov answered media questions on Wednesday ahead of his bout at UFC 259.
Askarov (12-0-1 MMA, 2-0-1 UFC) discussed his flyweight matchup with Joseph Benavidez (28-7 MMA, …read more

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UFC 259 Embedded, part 1 - ‘It’s gonna be fire’

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Check out the first episode of Embedded for UFC 259. UFC 259 is almost here, and as …read more

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UFC rankings: Alistair Overeem, Junior dos Santos removed

Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem competing in 2015. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

The heavyweight division has undergone a …read more

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UFC 259 Odds, Under Dogs And Best Bets!

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Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines for UFC 259, which is set to hit UFC …read more

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Giga Chikadze vs. Cub Swanson Slated For May 1 Fight Night Card

UFC veteran Cub Swanson will face rising star Giga Chikadze on May 1 in what should serve as an entertaining scrap for MMA fans of all levels. As reported by …read more

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UFC Releases Longtime Heavyweight Standouts Alistair Overeem, Junior dos Santos

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is parting ways with longtime heavyweight standouts Alistair Overeem and Junior dos Santos. …read more

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Israel Adesanya shares extremely bold prediction for Jan Blachowicz title bout: “I’m not getting touched in this fight”

Israel Adesanya is confident he will hear “And New” on Saturday night. In the main event of UFC 259, Adesanya is moving up to light heavyweight to face Jan Blachowicz …read more

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Alistair Overeem & Junior dos Santos Both Released From The UFC

UFC legends Alistair Overeem and Junior dos Santos have both been released from the UFC after a combined promotional run that spans over two decades. Combate released a report Wednesday …read more

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Drew Dober hopes Islam Makhachev fight at UFC 259 sets up main event vs. Rafael dos Anjos

LAS VEGAS – Drew Dober answered media questions on Wednesday ahead of his bout at UFC 259.
Dober (23-9 MMA, 10-4 UFC) discussed his lightweight matchup with Islam Makhachev (18-1 MMA, …read more

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Sources: Dos Santos, Overeem released by UFC

Alistair Overeem and Junior Dos Santos, two of the UFC’s most popular heavyweight fighters of the past decade, were recently informed they were being released, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Megan Anderson: Amanda Nunes A Great Hammer But Not A Good Nail

Megan Anderson plans to switch the roles on Amanda Nunes and remind the champion of what it’s like to be on the defensive end. Amanda Nunes is at her best …read more

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UFC full fight video: Jan Blachowicz blasts Dominick Reyes to capture vacant light heavyweight title

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Watch Jan Blachowicz vs. Dominick Reyes full fight video to see Blachowicz become a UFC champion with a win over Reyes at UFC …read more

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Poirier reflects on loss to Khabib: I was so close to winning the title

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Dustin Poirier reflects on his haunting submission loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 242. Dustin Poirier was just inches away …read more

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Dominick Cruz requests anyone other than Keith Peterson referee his UFC 259 fight

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Dominick Cruz is doing everything possible to ensure he never has to cross paths with referee Keith Peterson again.
The former …read more

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BOOOOM!!! Watch UFC 259 Cold Open Video

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With just a few more days until UFC 259 blows the doors of UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada this …read more

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Thiago Santos Admits To Mental Health Struggles Before Teixeira Loss

After a brutal loss to Glover Teixeira last Nov., Thiago Santos has spoken out about the mental hurdles that plagued him before the fight. After his failed title bid with …read more

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UFC Releases Overeem

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Just moments after Junior dos Santos announced he had been released by Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) after 12 years, news …read more

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Alistair Overeem & Junior dos Santos Both Released From The UFC

UFC legends Alistair Overeem and Junior dos Santos have both been released from the UFC after a combined promotional run that spans over two decades. Combate released a report Wednesday …read more

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Giga Chikadze vs. Cub Swanson set for May 1 UFC event

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Featherweight Giga Chikadze finally has a fight after waiting several months for an opponent to accept a bout.
After struggling to …read more

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Jon Jones responds after Israel Adesanya pushes back superfight

Jon Jones has responded after Israel Adesanya pushed back their proposed super-fight until December. For quite some time, Jones and Adesanya have been taking shots at one another and many …read more

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Conor McGregor’s Future In The Whiskey Business Now Uncertain

It appears UFC superstar, former-double champion Conor McGregor is in trouble after signs point to him losing a controlling interest in his whiskey company, Proper No.12. Irish Whiskey. The company …read more

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Thiago Santos Admits To Mental Health Struggles Before Teixeira Loss

After a brutal loss to Glover Teixeira last Nov., Thiago Santos has spoken out about the mental hurdles that plagued him before the fight. After his failed title bid with …read more

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Thiago Santos: 'I need a good performance' at UFC 259 to be considered for title

LAS VEGAS – Thiago Santos expects to deliver a performance that’s a better reflection of himself against Aleksandar Rakic at UFC 259.
On the heels of his split-decision loss to Jon …read more

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JDS announces UFC exit, Overeem reportedly cut

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Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos announced that his time with the UFC was done, shortly after both he …read more

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‘We’re Ready To Shock The World!’

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We are just a few days away from UFC 259, which is one of the most stacked …read more

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Alistair Overeem released by UFC after latest knockout loss

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The UFC has released multi-title MMA champ Alistair Overeem from contract less than one month after his latest knockout loss in the octagon. …read more

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Josh Parisian vs. Roque Martinez in the works for UFC event on June 19

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A heavyweight fight between Josh Parisian and Roque Martinez is currently in the works for the upcoming …read more

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Photo: Rumble looking seriously lean ahead of Bellator debut against Romero

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Anthony Johnson has undergone a body transformation ahead of his Bellator debut against Yoel Romero. It …read more

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UFC 259 Clash: Yan Vs. Sterling!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight rivals Petr Yan and Aljamain Sterling will go to war this weekend …read more

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UFC parts ways with former champion Junior Dos Santos, perennial contender Alistair Overeem

Two staples of the UFC’s heavyweight division are no longer on the roster.
Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos and perennial contender Alistair Overeem have parted ways with the promotion.
A …read more

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Dos Santos Cut By UFC

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After 12 years of service, former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight champion of the world, Junior dos Santos, has been …read more

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Former heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos released from the UFC

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Former heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos has been released from the UFC.
The Brazilian, who competed in the octagon for more …read more

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Junior dos Santos issues statement confirming UFC release

Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos issued a statement confirming that he was released by the world’s leading MMA promotion. Dos Santos and his former rival Alistair Overeem were …read more

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UFC parts ways with Alistair Overeem

Alistair Overeem is no longer a UFC fighter. On Wednesday, it was revealed both Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem were removed from the rankings. Now, according to Combate, the …read more

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Decoding Izzy’s anime references

Israel Adesanya aka the ‘Last Stylebender’

The folks over at Combat Culture on YouTube have put together an all new profile on one of the …read more

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Isaac Dulgarian excited to make pro debut at FAC 7

When looking back over his 2020, featherweight Isaac Dulgarian ended up having the kind of year that most fighters only plan for but don’t fully realize.

After missing the first half …read more

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Video: UFC 259 cold open highlights Israel Adesanya and chase of 'what might seem impossible'

Three more sleeps separate American UFC fans from UFC 259, but UFC president Dana White is doing all he can to increase the fight-week hype levels.
Wednesday, White released the pay-per-view’s …read more

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Dominick Cruz elaborates on request to not have Keith Peterson referee UFC 259 fight

LAS VEGAS – On a number of levels, Dominick Cruz doesn’t want to repeat what happened the last time he stepped inside the UFC cage.
In an effort to ensure his …read more

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Cub Swanson fights Giga Chikadze in battle of strikers at UFC Fight Night card in May

A featherweight bout between strikers Cub Swanson and Giga Chikadze is set to take place on the UFC Fight Night card set for May 1. Swanson was originally set to …read more

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Alistair Overeem and Junior dos Santos have been removed from the UFC rankings

Alistair Overeem and Junior dos Santos have been removed from the UFC heavyweight ranks. With the rankings being updated every Tuesday, fans were waiting to see if any major changes …read more

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Casey Kenney believes Dominick Cruz looked “slow” in his return fight, expects to “put him away”

Casey Kenney was surprised to see Dominick Cruz’s name on his contract. On the prelims of UFC 259, Kenney is set to face the former bantamweight champion in a very …read more

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Cub Swanson set to face Giga Chikadze at UFC Fight Night on May 1

Cub Swanson will look to stop another surging contender when he faces Giga Chikadze.
Swanson (27-11 MMA, 12-7 UFC) meets Chikadze (12-2 MMA, 5-0 UFC) at UFC Fight Night on May …read more

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Islam Makhachev ready to take lightweight torch from Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 259

LAS VEGAS – Islam Makhachev intends to take over the lightweight division in the absence of Khabib Nurmagomedov, and it starts at UFC 259.
Makhachev (18-1 MMA, 7-1 UFC) returns to …read more

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Jan Blachowicz Vows To Send Israel Adesanya “Back To His Division”

Jan Blachowicz doesn’t think we’ll be seeing Israel Adesanya visit the UFC’s 205 area code after he is sent packing this Saturday. In the UFC 259 main event, Jan Blachowicz …read more

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Mystery solved: Potatoes were in the bag Ottman Azaitar tried to sneak into 'Fight Island'

Ottman Azaitar made a brief appearance at UFC 259 media day on Wednesday. According to multiple reporters in attendance, Azaitar entered the room at the UFC Apex where interviews took …read more

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Conor McGregor’s Future In The Whiskey Business Now Uncertain

It appears UFC superstar, former-double champion Conor McGregor is in trouble after signs point to him losing a controlling interest in his whiskey company, Proper No.12. Irish Whiskey. The company …read more

Source:: MMANews

UFC 259’s Sterling says Yan has to ‘legitimize himself’

Aljamain Sterling, who fights at UFC 259, pictured before his fight against Cory Sandhagen at UFC 250. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

UFC …read more

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UFC 259 video: Israel Adesanya on love of Anime, The Last Airbender and Naruto fight scenes

LAS VEGAS – UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is three days away from attempting to capture the light heavyweight title from Jan Blachowicz at UFC 259.
As you can imagine, most …read more

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Jones Taunts Adesanya For Superfight Delay

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Israel Adesanya recently stated that a possible fight between he and former Light Heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, was no longer …read more

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Aleksandar Rakic: Israel Adesanya Receiving Light Heavyweight Title Shot ‘Good for the Sport’

Had one scorecard gone his way at UFC Fight Night 165, Aleksandar Rakic could have been on the precipice of really big things in the light heavyweight division right now. …read more

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Joseph Benavidez Moves Past Championship Dreams, Finds New Motivation to Compete

Joseph Benavidez did some soul searching after his loss to Deiveson Figueiredo in the UFC Fight Night 172 headliner this past July. …read more

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UFC 259's Joseph Benavidez had to rediscover his 'why' after 'devastating' final title loss

LAS VEGAS – Joseph Benavidez answered media questions on Wednesday ahead of his bout at UFC 259.
Benavidez (28-7 MMA, 15-5 UFC) discussed his flyweight matchup with Askar Askarov (12-0-1 MMA, …read more

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UFC 259 'Embedded,' No. 3: Megan Anderson ready to 'shock the world,' change her life

The UFC has three championships on the line Saturday.
UFC 259 takes place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on ESPN and …read more

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Video: Decoding Israel Adesanya’s Anime References

At UFC 259 this weekend (Sat., March 6, 2021), Middleweight champion Israel Adesanya attempts to become the fifth UFC fighter in history to hold two belts at the same when …read more

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This Ben Askren sparring video will leave you speechless

Ben Askren tries to box Demian Maia. He’ll be boxing Jake Paul in April. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

You think …read more

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Casey Kenney unfazed by Dominick Cruz's style: 'I think he was very unique five, 10 years ago'

LAS VEGAS – Casey Kenney has watched Dominick Cruz for almost a decade. On Saturday, he’ll get to watch him while trying to knock the former UFC bantamweight champion’s head …read more

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Claressa Shields: The fact that I have to do my own PPV shows boxing is sexist

Claressa Shields speaks during a press conference with Ivana Habazin at Hotel Plaza Athenee prior to their January 11th, 2020. | Photo by Michael Owens/Getty Images

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‘Rocket’ Launching ‘Stylebender’ Campaign

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That’s according to “Rocket,” man, burning out his fuse up here alone. Not long before UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya …read more

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Aleksandar Rakic hopes Israel Adesanya wins at UFC 259, wants to 'take all his legacy'

LAS VEGAS – Aleksandar Rakic thinks a win over Thiago Santos at UFC 259 will solidify a light heavyweight title shot.
“It’s a great opportunity to show I’m ready for the title,” …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC 259 Media Day Live Stream

Tune in for MMAWeekly.com’s UFC 259 Media Day Live Stream, featuring commentary from Jim “Gries” Grieshaber and Jeff Cain.

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TRENDING > Jon Jones slams UFC Vegas 20 heavyweights; …read more

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Inside The Mind Of City Kickboxing: Eugene Bareman

Head Coach Eugene Bareman Gives An Honest Look Into The Minds Of City Kickboxing Athletes Israel Adesanya, Kai Kara-France and Carlos Ulberg As The Head Into UFC 259.
Read the …read more

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Coach before UFC 259: Israel Adesanya faces 'hardest fight by quite a bit' in Jan Blachowicz

City Kickboxing coach Eugene Bareman thinks his star pupil is facing his sternest test to date when he attempts to become a two-division UFC champion.
Middleweight champion Israel Adesanya will move …read more

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‘Rumble’ Is Tiny Again

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Who da fook is dat guy? Former UFC light heavyweight title contender Anthony Johnson, who blew up to 285 pounds like “Thunder” from Big …read more

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Israel Adesanya facing the “hardest fight” fight of his career at UFC 259, says head coach

Israel Adesanya is days out from the toughest fight of his career, according to his head coach, Eugene Bareman. Adesanya, the UFC middleweight champion, is slated to move up to …read more

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Live stream! Watch UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya media day video

Islam Makhachev will be speaking at UFC 259 Media Day. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Follow along with media day …read more

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Unfiltered: Jan Blachowicz, Joseph Benavidez, and Comedian Gary Owen

Listen to the latest UFC Unfiltered podcast featuring UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jan Blachowicz, Joseph Benavidez, and Comedian Gary Owen
Read the Full Article Here
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UFC 259 midweek odds: Adesanya and Nunes favored

The UFC belt, worn by Israel Adesanya at UFC 248. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Check out the midweek betting odds for Saturday’s UFC …read more

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UFC 259 Embedded, Episode 3: ‘We’re ready to shock the world and change my life’

On the third episode of UFC 259 Embedded, Megan Spencer, Jan Blachowicz, Israel Adesanya, and Petr Yan train, Amanda Nunes packs for the trip, and more.

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Best of the C’Mon Now MMA Podcast - 45

June M. Williams

Bloody Elbow Presents the ‘Best of the C’Mon Now MMA Podcast’.  The show is a deep dive with host, Trent Reinsmith, into …read more

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UFC 259 Embedded: Megan Anderson ready to ‘shock the world’

UFC 259 Embedded features the fighters from Saturday’s championship tripleheader pay-per-view event at The Apex in Las Vegas. Middleweight champ Israel Adesanya challenges light heavyweight titleholder Jan Blachowicz in the …read more

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Aljamain Sterling Ready To Show What A Legitimate Champion Looks Like

Aljamain Sterling challenges Petr Yan for the UFC Bantamweight Championship this Saturday, but Sterling had a few words for the Russian champion’s way up to the throne. Three title fights …read more

Source:: MMANews

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UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya full betting odds

Check out the complete betting odds for this Saturday’s UFC 259 PPV card featuring Jan Blachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya in the main event. The stacked card features three title fights, …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

Patricio Pitbull throws down $1 million challenge to Dana White, Conor McGregor

Bellator featherweight and lightweight champion Patricio Pitbull Friere and his coach “Captain” Eric Albarracin joined MMAWeekly’s Jim “Gries” Grieshaber for an exclusive interview recently in Scottsdale, Ariz., while training at …read more

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Jan Blachowicz Vows To Send Israel Adesanya “Back To His Division”

Jan Blachowicz doesn’t think we’ll be seeing Israel Adesanya visit the UFC’s 205 area code after he is sent packing this Saturday. In the UFC 259 main event, Jan Blachowicz …read more

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UFC 259 media day video

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

At the UFC 259 media day, a host of fighters, who will compete at Saturday’s event, will speak to the media …read more

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Paul Daley vs. Sabah Homasi Rescheduled for Third Time at Bellator 257

For the third time, Bellator MMA will attempt to make a fight happen between Paul Daley and Sabah Homasi. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Petr Yan Continues To Shot-Call Despite Cory Sandhagen’s Protests

Petr Yan is still trying to call the shots of the bantamweight title picture, whether Cory Sandhagen likes it or not.  T.J. Dillashaw has made it widely known that he …read more

Source:: MMANews

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Luke Rockhold picks 'peaking' Israel Adesanya to beat Jan Blachowicz at UFC 259

Luke Rockhold thinks Israel Adesanya will be successful in his quest to become a UFC dual champion.
Middleweight champ Adesanya will move up a weight class to challenge light heavyweight champ …read more

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Photo | Anthony Johnson looking seriously slimmed-down ahead of Bellator debut

Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Anthony Johnson is looking seriously slimmed-down ahead of his upcoming debut with Bellator MMA. Johnson retired after a loss to Daniel Cormier in 2017, …read more

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Petr Yan believes Aljamain Sterling will run from him at UFC 259: “It’s gameplan of a mouse, yeah?”

UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan believes Aljamain Sterling will run from him at UFC 259, suggesting he will have the gameplan of a mouse. Yan vs. Sterling is one of …read more

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Michael Bisping Gives Thoughts On Fighters Used As ‘Sacrificial Lambs’

On Michael Bisping’s “Believe You Me” Podcast, the former champ shared disdain for UFC fighters with big names being targeted as sacrificial lambs on the big stage. Overall, Bisping believes …read more

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Judah announces his own celebrity boxing league

Six time world champion boxer Zab Judah has started a celebrity boxing promotion. | Photo by Bryan Steffy/Getty Images for HBO Latino

Zab Judah’s new …read more

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Anthony Smith relates to Khamzat Chimaev’s struggles: ‘He’s used to being a f*cking killer’

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One-time title challenger Anthony Smith has never struggled with COVID-19 like Khamzat Chimaev, but he relates to the struggle of recovery. …read more

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Live! UFC 259 Media Day!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will hold a LIVE media day this afternoon for the upcoming UFC …read more

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