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Brian Ortega says there is only one lightweight capable of defeating Khabib Nurmagomedov

Brian Ortega believes there is only one fighter that stands in the way of UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov, and that is Tony Ferguson.
The No. 2 ranked featherweight fighter Ortega …read more

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Report | Tyson Fury will take home massive payday for WWE match

British boxer Tyson Fury is set to make some serious cash in his pro wrestling match in Saudi Arabia on October 31.
The former heavyweight champion last fought Otto Wallin in …read more

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Miesha Tate explains how trash talk can be counterproductive for fighters

These days, more and more fighters are using trash talk to promote themselves and their fights. Former UFC bantamweight champion Miesha Tate understands why this happens, but believes fighters should …read more

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Chris Weidman: Failed drug tests diminish Jones and Silva’s whole careers

Anderson Silva and Jon Jones are regarded as two of the greatest fighters of all time. Regrettably, both fighters have also failed drug tests, which has led some members of …read more

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Eddie Bravo explains how Tony Ferguson can beat Khabib Nurmagomedov

Tony Ferguson is expected to get his long-awaited crack at UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov sometime in 2020 — perhaps as soon as March. Despite the fact that Nurmagomedov has …read more

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Michael Bisping undergoes ‘a total knee replacement’

Michael Bisping took a lot of punishment throughout his legendary fighting career — and we’re not just talking about his now infamous glass eye.
The former UFC middleweight champion recently underwent …read more

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Palmer, Schulte won't have cakewalks to another $1M PFL prize

Lance Palmer and Natan Schulte advanced to the PFL finals for the second straight year, but Daniel Pineda and Loik Radzhabov proved on Thursday that they won’t be pushovers. …read more

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David Feldman confirms Paulie Malignaggi won’t fight in BKFC again

Former boxing world champion Paulie Malignaggi made his way into the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) ring earlier this year. There, he took on former UFC fighter, Artem Lobov in …read more

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Palmer, Pineda, Schulte and Radzhabov advance to PFL Season 2 finals

Ryan Loco

Two No. 7 tournament seeds will face off with two No. 1 frontrunners in the featherweight and lightweight divisions of the PFL Season 2 tournament.
In the …read more

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Posted on October 18, 2019, 6:16 am By
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Natan Schulte to Meet Loik Radzhabov in PFL Lightweight Finals

Natan Schulte won the 2018 PFL Lightweight Tournament and he seems poised to do it again; only Loik Radzhabov stands in his way of another million-dollar prize. …read more

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Palmer, Pineda, Schulte and Radzhabov advance to PFL Season 2 finals

Ryan Loco

Two No. 7 tournament seeds will face off with two No. 1 frontrunners in the featherweight and lightweight divisions of the PFL Season 2 tournament.
In the …read more

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PFL 2019, Playoffs 2 results: Defending champs Lance Palmer, Natan Schulte advance

Lance Palmer and Natan Schulte earned million-dollar prizes last year in the PFL, and now they’ll have a chance to do it again.
The defending PFL featherweight and lightweight season champions, …read more

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Top seeds Palmer, Schulte joined by unlikely underdogs in PFL finals

No. 7 seeds Daniel Pineda and Loik Radzhabov took unlikely paths to qualify for the PFL featherweight and lightweight finals, respectively, where they’ll fight top seeds Lance Palmer and Natan …read more

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Lance Palmer, Daniel Pineda to Meet in PFL Featherweight Tournament Finals

Lance Palmer was the first man to reach the Professional Fighters League Featherweight Tournament Finals; Daniel Pineda was the second and the two will square off for a cool million …read more

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Dana White shoots down Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar

As quickly as Conor McGregor and Frankie Edgar rekindled the idea of them fighting, UFC president Dana White shot it down.
“Conor loves to fight and wants to fight again, but …read more

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Luke Rockhold: ‘I Have No Interest In Fighting Right Now’

We may have seen the last of Luke Rockhold inside the Octagon. Rockhold appeared to be full of confidence going into his light heavyweight debut against Jan Blachowicz. The former …read more

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Midnight Mania! Dana White: McGregor Vs. Edgar ‘Makes No Sense’

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight! Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Well, that didn’t take long.
Last night, Conor …read more

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UFC Boston: Chris Weidman’s Last Stand

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“I still love this sport, as much as I have since day one.” — Chris Weidman Former Ultimate …read more

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Posted on October 18, 2019, 3:46 am By
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UFC on ESPN 6 ‘Weidman vs. Reyes’ Play-by-Play, Results & Round Scoring

Sherdog’s live UFC on ESPN 6 coverage begins Friday at 6 p.m. ET. …read more

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Undefeated no more, Manny Bermudez explains why first pro loss wasn't that big of a deal

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – It’s often said in MMA that you learn more from losses than wins. Manny Bermudez doesn’t necessarily disagree, but he sees those measuring points a little different …read more

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UFC President Dana White will not make Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar

Dana White | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The word of the UFC’s biggest star isn’t enough to sway promotion president Dana White.
White on Thursday said he won’t abide …read more

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PFL 8, 2019 Live Results Tonight (Oct. 17)

The PFL 8, 2019 results are coming at you live tonight (Oct. 17). The PFL playoffs are in full swing. Earlier tonight, Lance Palmer punched his ticket to the finals …read more

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Paige VanZant urges UFC matchmakers to book her a fight

UFC women’s flyweight fighter Paige VanZant is urging the UFC’s matchmakers for a fight. She says she is fully healthy and ready to return to the Octagon, and she’s pleading …read more

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Dana White Explains Why Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar Won’t Happen

UFC president Dana White has dashed any hope of Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar. McGregor has been calling for a bout with Edgar and “The Answer” has accepted the challenge. …read more

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Jonathan Pearce Relishes Underdog Role In Boston

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Dana White says Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar ‘makes no sense’ and won’t happen

Conor McGregor and Frankie Edgar have both agreed to fight each other on social media. But, that fight won’t be happening according to UFC president, Dana White.
McGregor and his team …read more

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Covington threatens to ‘slap’ White in the face with UFC belt

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Colby Covington might just get in a scrap with Dana White after fighting Kamaru Usman. Do not expect to see …read more

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UFC ‘Boston’ - New Blood!

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Boston, Mass., may not be the most exotic locale in the world, but that hasn’t stopped Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) from loading UFC on …read more

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Report: Luke Rockhold could be done with fighting career

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold’s fighting career could be coming to an end. Ariel Helwani of ESPN reported on Thursday night that during a conversation with the former champion, …read more

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Dana White on Conor McGregor return: 'The Frankie Edgar fight isn't going to happen'

Conor McGregor has his sights set on a fight with Frankie Edgar, but the UFC boss isn’t interested.
In an interview with the Boston Herald released Thursday, UFC president Dana White …read more

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New graphic novel ‘Kill A Man’ set in the world of MMA

AfterShock’s latest original graphic novel follows the story of a queer man seeking a comeback after being outed and losing it all AfterShock comics has announced the publication of a …read more

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Patrick Day dies following KO loss to Charles Conwell

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The Long Island native was knocked out in the final round of his scheduled ten-rounder with prospect Charles Conwell. Another boxer has sadly succumbed …read more

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Rockhold mulls future, but may be done fighting

While a traditional retirement announcement is unlikely any time soon, former UFC champion Luke Rockhold told ESPN’s Ariel Helwani on Thursday that he is considering never fighting again. …read more

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This Is Happening

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight title contender, Chan Sung Jung, is roughly two months out from his UFC Fight Night 165 headliner against Brian Ortega, who also …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 preview show

BOSTON – With less than 24 hours to go until UFC on ESPN 6, MMAFighting’s Jose Youngs and Mike Heck of Flocombat.com break down the important storylines for Saturday’s event …read more

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PFL featherweight and men's lightweight playoffs: Live recap and reactions

Defending champions and No. 1 seeds Lance Palmer and Natan Schulte are among 16 contenders looking to fight their way back to the PFL finals. …read more

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VIDEO | Dana White roasts former UFC middleweight champ Luke Rockhold

UFC President Dana White has taken a shot at former middleweight title holder Luke Rockhold, suggesting that ‘Rocky’ has no game.
In an interview with ORIGNALS, the brash UFC boss claimed …read more

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Covington: Brain-Damaged Dana Getting Slapped At UFC 245

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Maybe Joe Rogan was right?!? I thought Colby Covington and Dana White had settled their longstanding beef, which came to …read more

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UFC's Melissa Gatto suspended one year for USADA violation

UFC bantamweight Melissa Gatto has been suspended one year for a violation of U.S Anti-Doping Agency policy.
Gatto ran afoul of regulators by flunking an out-of-competition drug test administered on June …read more

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Gonzaga considering MMA return if the ‘price is right’

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Gabriel Gonzaga is considering a return to MMA ahead of his Bare Knuckle bout against Antonio Silva, A heavyweight veteran and the protagonist …read more

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Colby Covington warns Dana White not to wrap the belt around his waist if he wins at UFC 245

Colby Covington has made it clear he doesn’t want UFC president, Dana White wrapping the belt around his waist at UFC 245 if he proves victorious against Kamaru Usman.
In the …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 weigh-ins faceoff video highlights

BOSTON – UFC on ESPN 6 ceremonial fighter weigh-ins took place Thursday, and MMA Junkie was on the scene at the Orpheum Theatre.
In the main event, former middleweight champion Chris …read more

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PFL 2019: Featherweight, men’s lightweight tournament results and discussion

PFL MMA

Watch and discuss the featherweight and men’s lightweight tournaments for the Professional Fighters League, starting at 8 PM ET/5 PM PT on Thursday, October 17th. Tonight (Thursday, …read more

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PFL 2019, Playoffs 2 live results (8 p.m. ET)

The PFL is back in action with their second playoff event of 2019.
Thursday night, the lightweights and featherweights take center stage at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.
The …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Reyes vs. Weidman staff picks and predictions

Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

Check out the Bloody Elbow staff’s picks and predictions for Friday’s UFC Fight Night: Reyes vs. Weidman card in Boston, MA. The Bloody Elbow …read more

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UFC ‘Boston’ Clash: Rodriguez Vs. Stephens!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight knockout artists Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens will rematch tomorrow night (Fri., Oct. 18, 2019) …read more

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Kyle Bochniak reveals drug overdose that lead to coma and jail

Kyle Bochniak is expected to fight Sean Woodson tomorrow at UFC Boston. The UFC Octagon isn’t the only place Bochniak has had to face great adversity. Recently, he opened up …read more

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Brian Ortega: If anyone beats Khabib Nurmagomedov, it'll be Tony Ferguson

Naturally, Brian Ortega thinks it’s going to take a jiu-jitsu practitioner to dethrone lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.
Speaking to “Kumite TV” during his press tour in South Korea for his upcoming …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘The All-American!’

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight kingpin, Chris Weidman, looks to return to the win column opposite knockout artist, Dominick Reyes, in a Light Heavyweight bout this Friday (Oct. 18, …read more

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Malignaggi doesn’t believe McGregor will ever return to boxing: He can’t box

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Paulie Malignaggi rules out a possible boxing match with Conor McGregor. With the recent back-and-forth between Conor McGregor and boxing promoter Eddie Hearn, some …read more

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PFL 8 playoff results

Lance Palmer and Alexandre Almeida | Ryan Loco

MMA Fighting has PFL 8 results for the PFL playoff event Thursday night at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.
The …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 weigh-ins faceoff video: Yair Rodriguez vs. Jeremy Stephens

BOSTON – UFC on ESPN 6 ceremonial fighter weigh-ins took place Thursday, and MMA Junkie was on the scene at the Orpheum Theatre.
In the co-main event, Yair Rodriguez meets Jeremy …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 weigh-ins faceoff video: Dominick Reyes vs. Chris Weidman

BOSTON – UFC on ESPN 6 ceremonial fighter weigh-ins took place Thursday, and MMA Junkie was on the scene at the Orpheum Theatre.
In the main event, former middleweight champion Chris …read more

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UFC Visits Boston Children’s Hospital During Fight Week Of UFC Boston

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UFC newcomer Melissa Gatto receives one-year USADA suspension for failed drug test

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UFC bantamweight Melissa Gatto received a one-year suspension from USADA after she failed a drug test prior to her Octagon debut.
Gatto was originally expected …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 Live Results: Reyes vs. Weidman

(Click on the fight below and then scroll down to see in-fight live stats and full results, courtesy of Fight Analytics. Full live results for the first UFC on ESPN …read more

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Face Off! ‘Devastator’ Stares Down ‘All American’ In Boston

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is less than 24 hours away from its upcoming UFC on ESPN 6 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, scheduled for a rare Friday night …read more

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Conor McGregor and Frankie Edgar agree to fight in December… Will it happen?

Former UFC dual-division champion Conor McGregor and former lightweight titleholder Frankie Edgar have been tossing words back and forth for several months. Their latest Twitter exchange, however, amped things up …read more

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Statement on Melissa Gatto

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Live! UFC Boston Ceremonial Weigh-In Video!

With the UFC on ESPN 6 early (and official) weigh ins already in the books (get full results here), the promotion will ask all 26 fighters — including the two …read more

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Chris Weidman: Anderson Silva had a greater aura than Jon Jones

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“At the time Anderson Silva had such a mystique and an aura about him that was actually greater than Jon …read more

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Chan Sung Jung thinks he's a better grappler than Brian Ortega heading into UFC on ESPN+ 23

It’s safe to say that “The Korean Zombie” isn’t afraid to go to the ground with Brian Ortega.
Chan Sung Jung (15-5 MMA, 5-4 UFC) headlines UFC on ESPN+ 23 on …read more

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Colby Covington Says He’d Slap Dana White If He Tries To Put Title On Him At UFC 245

if Colby Covington takes the UFC welterweight title from Kamaru Usman, he does not want Dana White to put the gold around his waist. Covington is set to compete for …read more

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Robertson Living Up To Her Nickname

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You Can Now Bet On Velasquez-Lesnar 2 In WWE

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight titleholder, Cain Velasquez, retired from mixed martial arts (MMA) last week to focus on his …read more

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Sean Woodson doesn't believe that Kyle Bochniak will stand and trade with him at UFC Boston

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Sean Woodson is adamant that Kyle Bochniak will try and take their fight to the ground.
Speaking to MMA Junkie, Woodson (6-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) said that he …read more

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Dominick Reyes on Chris Weidman: ‘I’m going to put a lot of hurt on this guy’ 

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Following wins over a pair of former title contenders in Volkan Oezdemir and Ovince Saint Preux, undefeated light heavyweight Dominick …read more

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Report: Fury receiving huge paycheck for pro wrestling match

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According to multiple sources, Tyson Fury is making a massive amount of money to work for WWE in a pro wrestling match. It looks …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6's Kyle Bochniak talks hometown fight with Sean Woodson

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – You don’t have to twist Gloucester, Mass. native Kyle Bochniak’s arm to hard to get him to fight at his hometown TD Garden.
Bochniak (8-4 MMA, 2-4 UFC) …read more

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Colby Covington: I’ll slap Dana White in face with UFC belt if he tries to put it on me

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In a move befitting of a made-up title, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will put the “BMF” belt on the winner …read more

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Can Weidman get his wrestle on at 205?

June M. Williams

Zane Simon & Connor Ruebusch are back to breakdown this week’s UFC event in Boston, MA. With picks and odds for every fight on the card. …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC Boston: Main card preview

Peer behind the curtain of UFC Boston to get the lowdown on the main card, featuring the resolution of unfinished business between Jeremy Stephens and Yair Rodriguez. While the main …read more

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Karol Rosa still hopes to meet Julia Avila after canceled UFC Singapore fight

Karol Rosa had a successful UFC debut in Shenzhen, defeating Lara Procopio via decision. | Guilherme Cruz, MMA Fighting

NITEROI, Brazil — Karol Rosa had to postpone her return …read more

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Spence Charged With DWI

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If the worst thing that happens to Errol Spence Jr., aside from wrecking his Ferrari and smashing up some of his teeth, is getting …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 co-main event breakdown: Yair Rodriguez, Jeremy Stephens 28 days later

1 2 …3MMA Junkie analyst Dan Tom breaks down the UFC’s top bouts. Today, we look at the co-main event for UFC on ESPN 6, which takes place Friday at …read more

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VIDEO | Justin Gaethje receives lessons from boxing legend Mike Tyson

Justin Gaethje gets MMA advice from some of the best in the business, but who better to get boxing tips from then the legend, Mike Tyson.
“Iron Mike” posted a video …read more

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Quote: Khabib Doesn’t Have The Standup To Mess With Tony Ferguson

One top 10 ranked UFC featherweight doesn’t believe Khabib Nurmagomedov can hang with Tony Ferguson in the standup. Many believe Ferguson should be next in line for a shot at …read more

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Former Team Nogueira employees Richardson Moreira, Erivan Conceicao under investigation for rape

Boxing coach Erivan Conceicao has trained a long list of popular MMA fighters in Brazil. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Former UFC fighter Richardson Moreira and boxing coach Erivan …read more

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Rodriguez says Stephens’ ‘die’ comments indicate mental weakness: ‘God bless him’

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“If he thinks that way, then God bless him because he’s in deep shit right here.” UFC Boston co-headliner …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 predictions: Can Chris Weidman topple Dominick Reyes in 205 debut?

Reyes
vs.
Weidman
Rodriguez
vs.
Stephens
Hardy
vs.
Sosoli
Lauzon
vs.
Pearce
Barber
vs.
Robertson
Stewart
vs.
Winn

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2019: 176-105 (63%)

Reyes
(63%)

Stephens
(63%)

Hardy
(76%)

Lauzon
(59%)

Barber
(76%)

Winn
(75%)

Dan Tom
@DanTomMMA
2019: 183-98 (65%)

Reyes

Stephens

Hardy

Pearce

Robertson

Stewart

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2019: 86-48 (64%)

Reyes

Rodriguez

Hardy

Lauzon

Robertson

Stewart

Simon Head
@simonhead
2019: 89-50 (64%)

Reyes

Rodriguez

Hardy

Pearce

Robertson

Stewart

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
2019: 179-102 (64%)

Reyes

Stephens

Hardy

Pearce

Barber

Winn

Ken Hathaway
@kenshathaway
2019: 179-102 (64%)
2018 Champion

Reyes

Stephens

Hardy

Pearce

Robertson

Winn

Brian Garcia
@thegoze
2019: 178-103 (63%)
2017 Champion

Reyes

Stephens

Hardy

Lauzon

Barber

Winn

John Morgan
@MMAjunkieJohn
2019: 175-106 …read more

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Kyle Bochniak Knows UFC Boston is 'Do-or-Die' for his UFC Career

Kyle Bochniak is on a two-fight losing streak, and knows he must win on Friday at UFC on ESPN 6 in Boston. …read more

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Israel Adesanya goes in on Jon Jones, bringing up hit-and-run, USADA incidents

Israel Adesanya | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Israel Adesanya is taking time out of his championship schedule to fire shots back at fellow UFC titleholder Jon Jones.
The two stars …read more

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GOAT*

Joshua Dahl-USA TODAY Sports

Who is the greatest mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter of all time?
That’s always going to be a topic for debate among Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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UFC Boston weigh-in results: Two fighters come in heavy

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Watch the early weigh ins for Friday’s UFC event. UFC is having a Friday event in Boston, and it will …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6: Reyes vs. Weidman weigh-in video

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Watch the UFC on ESPN 6 weigh-in live from Boston on Thursday at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT on MMAWeekly.com. If you’re not around for the …read more

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6 burning questions heading into UFC on ESPN 6

In three weeks, the UFC will visit the place that is pretentious enough to refer to itself as “The” Garden — New York’s Madison Square Garden — for UFC 244.
Friday …read more

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PFL 2019: LW, FW playoffs preview, weigh-in results

WSOF/Lucas Noonan

Lightweights and featherweights are sorted out to see who goes to the big dance in Vegas later this year. The road to the $1 million prize …read more

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UFC Boston Ceremonial Weigh-ins Live Stream Today (Oct. 17)

The UFC Boston ceremonial weigh-ins are set to begin. Setting The Stage Tomorrow night (Oct. 18), UFC Boston will take place inside TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. In the main …read more

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Daniel Pineda won’t let Movlid Khaybulaevst stop him from becoming a millionaire

Shortly before being added to the PFL as a late replacement, featherweight Daniel Pineda picked up his first win of 2019 with a first-round TKO of Rey Trujillo at Fury …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Ben Askren on UFC Singapore fight with Demian Maia: 'If I don’t get this win, I may be in trouble'

Ben Askren thinks his back may be against the wall going into his fight with Demian Maia.
He headlines UFC on ESPN+ 20 next week in Singapore, and realizes what’s at …read more

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Barber Intends To Make A Statement In Boston

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Yair Rodriguez Just Wants To Beat Jeremy Stephens

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Missed Fists: Jacob Kilburn wins duel of lightning-fast finishers, more

Jacob Kilburn lands a knockout punch against Javanis Ross at Island Fights 60 in Columbus, Ga., on Oct. 10, 2019 | @ImShannonTho, Twitter

Welcome to the latest edition of …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 Weigh-in Results: Two Fighters Miss Weight

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is back in Boston this Friday for UFC on ESPN 6, and two fighters have missed weight. …read more

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Adesanya Feels Cute, Might Crash Into Pregnant Woman Later

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There’s that classic scene in the old Bugs Bunny cartoon when Marvin the Martian pulls a ray gun on the wascally wabbit, so Bugs …read more

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Off Guard: 'Late bloomer' Ramsey Nijem says he's ready to book his place in PFL final

LAS VEGAS – Ramsey Nijem is all set to make his mark and book his place in the final of the PFL lightweight tournament and place himself just one win …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #2993: Conor McGregor, Jon Jones, UFC on ESPN 6

Thursday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
On Episode 2,993 of the podcast, the guys look ahead to Friday’s UFC on ESPN 6 card, …read more

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Feature: German authorities ban far-right promotion’s latest MMA event 

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Karim Zidan looks at the latest news regarding the Kampf der Nibelungen far-right MMA promotion and Germany’s decision to ban KdN’s latest …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 weigh-in results: Deron Winn, Manny Bermudez come in heavy

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Deron Winn and Manny Bermudez lost their battles with the scale on Thursday.
The two fighters failed to make weight for their respective …read more

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UFC Boston Weigh-in Results: Main Event Official, Two Fighters Miss Weight

UPDATE: The UFC Boston weigh-in results are in. Manny Bermudez and Deron Winn are the only fighters on the card to have missed weight. The UFC Boston weigh-ins will take …read more

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