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Iaquinta: UFC offered Ferguson fight last week

The UFC lightweight contender last week agreed to fight Tony Ferguson, but then the former interim champ’s personal issues came to light. Al Iaquinta recently got a fight offer that …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2019, 7:46 pm By
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Iaquinta: More ‘validation’ for Holloway to move up to 155 than McGregor

Al Iaquinta has no issue with UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway leapfrogging several lightweight contenders and fighting Dustin Poirier for the interim 155-pound title next month. Al Iaquinta doesn’t have …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Donald Cerrone vs. Al Iaquinta targeted to headline UFC Ottawa

Two of the lightweight division’s best are meeting in Canada’s capital.
MMA Fighting’s Marc Raimondi confirmed with sources that Donald Cerrone and Al Iaquinta have verbally agreed to meet in the …read more

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Al Iaquinta vs. Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone In the Works for UFC Ottawa Main Event

A pair of top 10 ranked lightweights are preparing to do battle as Al Iaquinta is expected to face Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in the main event at UFC Fight Night …read more

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Donald Cerrone vs. Al Iaquinta targeted for UFC on ESPN+ 8

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It may not be a red panty night, but Donald Cerrone has got another big opportunity lined …read more

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Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone vs. Al Iaquinta expected to headline UFC’s return to Ottawa

A lightweight showdown between Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Al Iaquinta is in the works for the UFC’s upcoming return to Ottawa, Ontario, Canada on May 4.
Multiple sources close to the …read more

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Cerrone vs Iaquinta Targeted To Headline UFC Ottawa

An intriguing Lightweight showdown between Donald Cerrone and Al Iaquinta is being targeted to headline Ultimate Fighting Championship’s return to Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, on May 4, 2019.
That’s according to ESPN’s …read more

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Donald Cerrone, Al Iaquinta Verbally Agree to Headline UFC Ottawa on May 4

It appears as though the much-hyped Donald Cerrone vs. Conor McGregor matchup will not come to fruition. Instead, “Cowboy” will square off against Al Iaquinta in the UFC Ottawa headliner. …read more

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Report | Donald Cerrone vs Al Iaquinta in the works for UFC Ottawa

The UFC lightweight division is full of super talented competitors from top to bottom and the argument is constantly being made for it as the best division in the sport …read more

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Sources: Iaquinta, Cerrone agree to May 4 fight

Top UFC lightweights Al Iaquinta and Donald Cerrone have both verbally agreed to fight as the main event of UFC Fight Night: Ottawa on May 4, multiple sources told ESPN. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Iaquinta wants to focus on fighting, not UFC’s ‘garbage politics’

Just when Al Iaquinta starts believing in the UFC, they do something to break his trust. Al Iaquinta has no interest in playing the UFC’s game.
The top-ranked lightweight expressed …read more

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Posted on March 1, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Al Iaquinta wants Tony Ferguson next, says interim titles are ‘getting out of control’

The lightweight division has consistently been one of MMA’s deepest and best for several years now. However, more recently there has been an influx of different storylines that have kept …read more

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Posted on March 1, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Al Iaquinta Wants “Crazy” Tony Ferguson Next

With Dustin Poirier and Max Holloway occupying the interim lightweight title slot, Al Iaquinta is on the hunt for a new UFC opponent. It sounds like he’s interested in a …read more

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Tony Ferguson, Al Iaquinta and others react to Holloway vs Poirier interim title fight at UFC 236

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The MMA community was largely caught off guard on Friday when the UFC booked an interim lightweight title bout for UFC 236 between Max …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Poirier, Iaquinta both call for UFC release

Top-five lightweight contenders Dustin Poirier and Al Iaquinta have both requested to be released from the UFC. Dustin Poirier has not been pleased with the recent developments in the UFC. …read more

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Poirier & Iaquinta Unhappy Following Report Of Failed Negotiations For Khabib vs. GSP

Dustin Poirier and Al Iaquinta are none too pleased with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Earlier today (Feb. 20), it was reported that a press conference is set for tomorrow …read more

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Posted on February 20, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Dustin Poirier and Al Iaquinta call for UFC to release them amid GSP vs. Khabib talk

News of Georges St-Pierre’s planned retirement prompted UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov to make one final effort to goad him into a fight. While Nurmagomedov’s call for a fight with …read more

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Kevin Lee Awaiting Islam Makhachev Camp to Finalize Fight

Kevin Lee is still looking for a fight. Ever since losing to Al Iaquinta via unanimous decision at UFC Milwaukee, Kevin Lee has been looking to get right back to …read more

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Posted on February 16, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Kevin Lee Attributes Al Iaquinta Loss to Poor Coaching

Last December in the final UFC on Fox (UFC on Fox 31), Al Iaquinta defeated Kevin Lee for the second time via unanimous decision. Kevin Lee maintains to this day …read more

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Posted on February 12, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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Al Iaquinta to Dustin Poirier: “Sign the Contract”

With UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov’s suspension finally revealed during last weeks commission meeting, plans for the short-term future of the lightweight division can now begin to materialize. Nurmagomedov will …read more

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Al Iaquinta calls out Dustin Poirier after ‘4 IPAs’

Last night, surging UFC lightweight contender Al Iaquinta was apparently imbibing a bit, enjoying a few delicious Indian Pale Ales. After his fourth drink, he took to Twitter and called …read more

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Kevin Lee and Islam Makhachev Informally Agree to Fight

Kevin Lee has not seen the inside of an Octagon since losing to Al Iaquinta recently at UFC Milwaukee last December, and yet he has remained active on social media …read more

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Posted on February 6, 2019, 2:46 pm By
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Mookie & Crookie Show: Al Iaquinta interview, Israel Adesanya’s stardom

Epsiode 05 discussion: How big a star can Israel Adesanya be? Al Iaquinta interview and the social media roundup. Welcome to the Mookie & Crookie Show, a spinoff of The …read more

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Kevin Lee confident with UFC future, talks ‘big changes’

UFC lightweight Kevin Lee is feeling confident with his future at 155-pounds despite his recent loss to Al Iaquinta. After losing to Al Iaquinta in their rematch in December 2018, …read more

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Posted on January 30, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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‘Motown Phenom’ Eyes Gillespie After Declining Till Fight

When Kevin Lee lost a main event rematch to Al Iaquinta this past December he thought he’d rebound in 2019 and fight his way back into contention at 155 pounds.
Instead, …read more

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Posted on January 27, 2019, 2:16 am By
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