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Cody Garbrandt and Aljamain Sterling react to the news that former rival TJ Dillashaw retired from MMA: “Can’t compete like a real man”

Cody Garbrandt and Aljamain Sterling have both given their thoughts on TJ Dillashaw retiring from MMA. Garbrandt and Dillashaw were longtime teammates at Team Alpha Male but the two later …read more

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Video: Does Henry Cejudo deserve to return straight into UFC title fight vs. Aljamain Sterling?

All signs point to Henry Cejudo coming out of retirement and walking straight into a title shot after UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling said last week “it’s the fight that’s …read more

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‘Can’t compete like a real man’, UFC fighters react to Dillashaw’s retirement

T.J. Dillashaw returns to his corner after the first round of his bantamweight title fight versus Aljamain Sterling at UFC 280. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC
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UFC champ Aljamain Sterling opens up as slight favorite over Henry Cejudo for potential fight

Oddsmakers have opened up leaning slightly toward UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling to beat Henry Cejudo if a fight materializes as expected.
Sterling announced that his next title defense will come …read more

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Sterling Betting Favorite Over Returning Cejudo

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Reigning UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling is planning to make his next 135-pound title defense against former division kingpin Henry …read more

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Sterling Vs. Cejudo ‘So Cringy It’s Entertaining’

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The next Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight title tilt appears to be decided.
Both parties between current champion, Aljamain Sterling, and …read more

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UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling announces Henry Cejudo clash likely on for March: “This fight is going to happen”

UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling has confirmed Henry Cejudo is next. ‘Funk Master’ is fresh off his recent title defense at UFC 280 in October. Standing opposite the champion was …read more

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Sterling Announces Cejudo Fight For March

I guess “Sugar” was deemed hazardous to his health. Reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling is planning to make his next 135-pound title defense against former division …read more

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Aljamain Sterling: ‘Henry Cejudo is the fight that’s gonna happen next’

UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling appears to have his next fight lined up. “Funk Master” will be facing former two-division titleholder Henry Cejudo next.

Sterling made the announcement in a …read more

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UFC champ Aljamain Sterling announces Henry Cejudo 'is the fight that's gonna happen next'

It looks like Aljamain Sterling has his next title challenger.
The UFC bantamweight champion said on Thursday that former two-division UFC titleholder Henry Cejudo will be his next opponent. Sterling (22-3 …read more

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Aljamain Sterling confirms Henry Cejudo as next opponent, targets March for bantamweight title fight

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Aljamain Sterling says his next opponent has been secured.
The reigning UFC bantamweight champion announced on his podcast …read more

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Sean O'Malley thinks UFC champ Aljamain Sterling would submit Henry Cejudo

When Sean O’Malley gets his shot at the UFC bantamweight title, he envisions it will be against Aljamain Sterling.
Sterling (22-3 MMA, 14-3 UFC) is projected to defend the title against …read more

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Sean O’Malley doesn’t think Aljamain Sterling wants to fight Henry Cejudo

UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling is likely facing former titleholder Henry Cejudo in his next outing, but top contender Sean O’Malley doesn’t think Sterling wants the fight.

“Henry vs. Aljo, it’s …read more

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Sean O’Malley weighs in on rumored UFC bantamweight title fight between Aljamain Sterling and Henry Cejudo

Sean O’Malley is weighing in on a rumored UFC bantamweight title fight between Aljamain Sterling and Henry Cejudo. It was Ali Abdelaziz, the president and founder of Dominance MMA who …read more

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Manager: Henry Cejudo is fighting Aljamain Sterling next for the bantamweight title: ‘It’s a done deal’

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Henry Cejudo has completed six months of drug testing to become eligible to compete in the UFC again, and he’s targeting …read more

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Video: UFC champ Aljamain Sterling and Henry Cejudo face off at PFL World Championship event

Aljamain Sterling and Henry Cejudo may be preparing for a fight week sooner rather than later.
During Friday’s PFL World Championship event in New York City, MMA Fighting captured an …read more

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Sean O’Malley Shares Theory On Reason Aljamain Sterling Wants Time Off

UFC bantamweight contender Sean O’Malley feels Aljamain Sterling is taking time away from the Octagon for a reason that he refuses to admit. O’Malley defeated former bantamweight champion Petr Yan …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2022, 6:16 am By
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Ali Abdelaziz reveals Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo is slated for 2023: “It’s done”

According to Ali Abdelaziz, Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo is a done deal. ‘Funk Master’ is fresh off his victory over T.J. Dillashaw last month at UFC 280. During the …read more

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Aljamain Sterling Makes Announcement About His MMA Career

UFC Bantamweight Champion Aljamain Sterling is making a change in his MMA career. Long Island native Aljamain Sterling is looking to make the most out of his UFC career. Sterling …read more

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Aljamain Sterling confident he can outwrestle Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo: “He’s just so much smaller”

Despite Henry Cejudo being a credentialled wrestler, Aljamain Sterling fancies his chances in beating the Olympic gold medallist in a freestyle match. Sterling recently made the second defence of his …read more

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UFC champ Aljamain Sterling says Henry Cejudo doesn't 'move' him, explains downside of fight

NEW YORK – The idea of fighting Henry Cejudo apparently doesn’t excite UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling.
Cejudo (16-2 MMA, 10-2 UFC) retired in May 2020 and relinquished his bantamweight title. …read more

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Aljamain Sterling has a message for Henry Cejudo: ‘The division has passed you by’

UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling was asked about the possibility of facing former two-division titleholder Henry Cejudo, and didn’t hold back in his response.

Cejudo retired in 2020 after moving …read more

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Aljamain Sterling wants ‘money fight’ against Sean O’Malley next

UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling wants wants a ‘money fight’ against top-ranked contender Sean O’Malley for his next title defense.

There are a few fighters at the top of the 135-pound …read more

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Posted on November 11, 2022, 10:46 am By
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UFC champ Aljamain Sterling wants money fight, thinks Sean O'Malley might be the ticket

NEW YORK – UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling is looking for a big payday, and has named who he thinks would best fit the bill.
Fresh off the second defense of …read more

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Henry Cejudo responds after Aljamain Sterling says he prefers “money fight” with Sean O’Malley next: “You want Suga Sean O’Methly because the only thing he can wrestle with is his sexuality”

Henry Cejudo is continuing to take shots at Aljamain Sterling. After Sterling defended his bantamweight title for the second time at UFC 280 against TJ Dillashaw, Cejudo has been vocal …read more

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Bisping Compares Aljamain Sterling’s Emerging GOAT Status With Stipe Miocic’s

Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping has used Stipe Miocic’s heavyweight reign as a reference for assessing Aljamain Sterling’s claim to bantamweight GOAT status. At UFC 280 last month, Sterling …read more

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Dillashaw: Sterling was ‘gifted’ belt, Garbrandt trilogy ‘not worth my effort’

TJ Dillashaw flips off Aljamain Sterling, who called him out at UFC 273 in April. | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

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O’Malley-Vera 2 For Interim Strap?

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Reigning UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling is fresh off his UFC 280 pay-per-view (PPV) title defense against former division titleholder …read more

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Sean O'Malley proposes interim UFC bantamweight title fight vs. Marlon Vera in March

Sean O’Malley wouldn’t mind fighting for an interim belt.
The UFC star and top bantamweight contender understands if UFC champion Aljamain Sterling decides to take his time before returning to defend …read more

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Sean O’Malley calls for interim title fight with Marlon Vera after Aljamain Sterling reveals he’ll be out until June: “I’m ready to go in March”

UFC bantamweight contender Sean O’Malley has pitched an idea for his return. ‘Sugar’ is fresh off his showdown with Petr Yan last month in Abu Dhabi. The pair had a …read more

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TJ Dillashaw Names Two Other Bantamweights Who’d Beat Aljamain Sterling

Former UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw thinks two contenders, other than himself, can defeat Aljamain Sterling. Dillashaw lost to Sterling via second-round TKO at UFC 280 just weeks ago. He …read more

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Posted on November 7, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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Sean O’Malley Reacts To Aljamain Sterling’s Return Timeframe

UFC bantamweight contender Sean O’Malley has given his take on reigning champion Aljamain Sterling’s planned eight-month layoff. At UFC 280 last month, both O’Malley and Sterling found success and left …read more

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Morning Report: Sean O’Malley suggests interim title fight with ‘Chito’ Vera if Aljamain Sterling wants to sit out until June

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Sean O’Malley doesn’t want to wait until next summer to fight.
In October, O’Malley picked up the biggest …read more

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Bryce Mitchell explains why the UFC is not having the Sterling-O’Malley fight: “They’re trying to protect the guy that’s worth the money”

Bryce Mitchell doesn’t see Aljamain Sterling vs. Sean O’Malley getting booked anytime soon. O’Malley is coming off the biggest win of his pro MMA career. He defeated Petr Yan via …read more

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Aljamain Sterling admits that prefers next fight to be against Sean O’Malley over Henry Cejudo: “I like money, money excites me”

UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling has revealed who he wants to fight next. ‘Funk Master’ is fresh off his return to action last month at UFC 280. Standing opposite the …read more

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Sean O’Malley: ‘I’ll obviously do five times whatever Henry’ Cejudo will on PPV for UFC title fight

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Is Sean O’Malley the next fight for UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling?
The two-horse race for the division’s next title shot …read more

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TJ Dillashaw explains why he feels Aljamain Sterling is still the “most beatable champion” despite loss at UFC 280

T.J. Dillashaw is explaining why he feels Aljamain Sterling is still ‘the most beatable champion’. Aljamain Sterling (22-3 MMA) decidedly defeated T.J. Dillashaw (18-5 MMA) on October 22nd at UFC …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw insists Aljamain Sterling is 'most beatable champion' after losing to him at UFC 280

T.J. Dillashaw doesn’t have any regrets about taking the fight with UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling.
Dillashaw (17-5 MMA, 13-5 UFC) came into his UFC 280 title fight against Sterling (22-3 MMA, …read more

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Posted on November 3, 2022, 2:46 pm By
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Fan Poll Has O’Malley Last Among Options For Sterling Defense

UFC bantamweight contender Sean O’Malley doesn’t appear to have the backing of the fans when it comes to receiving the next shot at Aljamain Sterling’s title. Ahead of UFC 280, …read more

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Aljamain Sterling and Marlon ‘Chito’ Vera exchange jabs while discussing potential title fight

Aljamain Sterling and Marlon Vera have teased a title fight between them in a back and forth on social media. Last month at UFC 280, Aljamain Sterling finished TJ Dillashaw …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw explains why he fought injured at UFC 280, has surgery scheduled for Tuesday

Former two-time bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw entered the UFC 280 main event against champion Aljamain Sterling with an injured shoulder. Early in the opening round, Dillashaw separated his shoulder …read more

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TJ Dillashaw Responds To Cody Garbrandt’s Recent Callout

Former two-time UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw has responded to Cody Garbrandt’s recent pitch of a trilogy. Dillashaw lost to Aljamain Sterling via second-round TKO at UFC 280 just weeks …read more

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Cejudo Beats Sterling ‘Easily’

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T.J. Dillashaw likes Henry Cejudo’s chances in a potential Aljamain Sterling title fight.
Unfortunately for the former two-time Ultimate Fighting Championship …read more

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Aljamain Sterling discusses TJ Dillashaw’s decision to fight injured at UFC 280: “It’s a testament to his arrogance”

Aljamain Sterling has discussed T.J. Dillashaw’s decision to fight injured at UFC 280. It was on Saturday, October 22nd at the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi, that Aljamain Sterling (22-3 …read more

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Aljamain Sterling fires back at T.J. Dillashaw: ‘It’s a testament to his arrogance’ that he thought I would be an ‘easy fight’

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Aljamain Sterling put on a dominant performance to finish T.J. Dillashaw in their title fight at UFC 280, but afterwards …read more

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Sean O’Malley doesn’t think a bout against champion Aljamain Sterling is the biggest fight in the division

Top ranked UFC bantamweight contender Sean O’Malley is in line for a title bout in his next outing, but he thinks there’s a bigger matchup to make in the division.

O’Mally …read more

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Editorial: T.J. Dillashaw didn’t save UFC 280 by fighting hurt, he hampered it

T.J. Dillashaw lost to Aljamain Sterling via TKO at UFC 280 | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

T.J. Dillashaw’s ego and hubris have cost …read more

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Aljamain Sterling plans lengthy hiatus following UFC 280 title defense: “I don’t have the desire, nor the motivation to go through another training camp like that”

Aljamain Sterling has revealed that he may not return to the Octagon until June 2023 after his win at UFC 280 last month. A few weeks back in the co-main …read more

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Marlon Vera: ‘Dry as a tomato’ Aljamain Sterling won ‘fair and square’ at UFC 280

Aljamain Sterling batters T.J. Dillashaw with punches during their UFC 280 title fight. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

For Marlon Vera, Aljamain Sterling’s …read more

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Henry Cejudo shifts focus away from Aljamain Sterling to Sean O’Malley: “How about me vs. Ronald MethDonald for an interim in Australia?”

Former dual-weight UFC champion Henry Cejudo is willing to face Sean O’Malley instead of Aljamain Sterling. ‘Funk Master’ returned to action at UFC 280 earlier this year. In the co-main …read more

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Aljamain Sterling: Sean O'Malley 'showed that he belonged' against Petr Yan at UFC 280

UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling says Sean O’Malley proved he can hang with the elite of the division by beating Petr Yan.
O’Malley (16-1 MMA, 8-1 UFC) edged out former champion Yan …read more

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Henry Cejudo suggests UFC interim title fight with 'Ronald MethDonald' Sean O'Malley

With UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling eyeing a return not until next summer, Henry Cejudo wants Sean O’Malley next.
Sterling (22-3 MMA, 14-3 UFC), who retained his title by finishing T.J. …read more

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Marlon Vera defends Aljamain Sterling’s UFC 280 title defense: ‘He won fair and square’

Marlon Vera | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Marlon Vera doesn’t care for Aljamain Sterling’s personality, but he absolutely respects him as a fighter.
At UFC …read more

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Cody Garbrandt calls for trilogy bout with bitter rival TJ Dillashaw: “EPO can’t save you anymore”

Former UFC Bantamweight Champion Cody Garbrandt has put TJ Dillashaw on blast over recent comments post-UFC 280. Dillashaw’s recent title bout against Aljamain Sterling has been marred in controversy. It …read more

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Sterling snubs Cejudo by telling him to ‘go kick rocks’, Triple C responds

Bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling is interviewed by Daniel Cormier after his UFC 280 victory over T.J. Dillashaw. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

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Aljamain Sterling shuts down Henry Cejudo matchup at UFC 284, ‘Triple C’ responds

Aljamain Sterling has shut down any reports of him fighting Henry Cejudo at UFC 284 in Australia. After Sterling defeated TJ Dillashaw by TKO in the second round at UFC …read more

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Aljamain Sterling dismisses UFC 284 return, won't fight until mid-2023: 'Henry Cejudo can go kick rocks'

Aljamain Sterling shut down rumors of him returning at UFC 284.
Bantamweight champion Sterling (22-3 MMA, 14-3 UFC), who retained his title against T.J. Dillashaw this past Saturday at UFC 280, …read more

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Aljamain Sterling celebrates financial milestone following UFC 280 win: “I finally hit $1 million comfortably”

Aljamain Sterling is celebrating a financial milestone following his UFC 280 win. It was Aljamain Sterling (22-3 MMA) vs T.J. Dillashaw (18-5 MMA) in the bantamweight co-main event last Saturday, …read more

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Daniel Cormier: Sean O'Malley a bigger fight for Aljamain Sterling than Henry Cejudo, who 'hasn't moved the needle'

Daniel Cormier thinks Sean O’Malley should be next for UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling.
O’Malley (16-1 MMA, 8-1 UFC) jumped to the No. 1 spot in the bantamweight rankings when he edged …read more

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Dillashaw: I Can Beat Sterling “Very Easily”

Despite being beaten at UFC 280, former two-time bantamweight titleholder TJ Dillashaw is confident that his fully fit self would have no issue dispatching reigning champion Aljamain Sterling. At last …read more

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Dillashaw says he beat Garbrandt with same injuries

TJ Dillashaw eats a right hand from UFC champ Aljamain Sterling at UFC 280. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Dillashaw and the UFC may …read more

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Posted on October 27, 2022, 11:46 pm By
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Smith accuses injured Dillashaw of selling ‘wolf tickets’ at UFC 280

T.J. Dillashaw is defeated by Aljamain Sterling in the UFC 280 co-main event. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Anthony Smith is disappointed with T.J. …read more

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T.J Dillashaw says he beat Cody Garbrandt with similar shoulder issues he had before UFC 280

T.J. Dillashaw | Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images

This past Saturday, Dillashaw challenged Aljamain Sterling for the bantamweight title in the co-main event of UFC …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw says he's not done after UFC 280 loss: 'There's no way I'd go out like that'

T.J. Dillashaw is not going anywhere after failing to capture the bantamweight title at UFC 280.
Dillashaw (17-5 MMA, 13-5 UFC) was dominated and finished by bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling (22-3 MMA, …read more

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Cejudo slams Sterling for win over ‘handicapped fighter’ Dillashaw at UFC 280

Aljamain Sterling beats up T.J. Dillashaw at UFC 280. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Henry Cejudo attempts to discredit Aljamain Sterling’s win over T.J. …read more

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Henry Cejudo slams Aljamain Sterling over last three wins, including “hate crime over handicapped fighter” at UFC 280

Former UFC dual-weight champion Henry Cejudo is starting his verbal assault on Aljamain Sterling. ‘Funk Master’ returned to action against TJ Dillashaw last weekend at UFC 280. In the co-main …read more

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Aljamain Sterling has message for online haters: ‘The joke’s on you’

Bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling has defended the 135-pound title twice, but still has those that question his fighting abilities.

“Funk Master” captured the title at UFC 259 after Petr Yan …read more

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Anthony Smith says he’s disappointed in TJ Dillashaw as a person following UFC 280: “He sold wolf tickets”

Anthony Smith says he is disappointed in T.J. Dillashaw as a person following UFC 280. Last Saturday, October 22nd, saw T.J. Dillashaw (18-5 MMA) meet Aljamain Sterling (22-3 MMA) in …read more

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Marlon Vera believes Sean O’Malley deserves the next title shot against Aljamain Sterling despite being “gifted” decision win over Petr Yan

Marlon Vera believes that Sean O’Malley deserves the next title shot against Aljamain Sterling. While Vera acknowledges the hard fought bantamweight battle between Petr Yan (16-4 MMA) and Sean O’Malley …read more

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Aljamain Sterling admits he likes Henry Cejudo despite ‘sad’ America remarks

Aljamain Sterling has admitted that he does like Henry Cejudo, despite being frustrated by his controversial comments following UFC 280. After submitting TJ Dillashaw back at UFC 280, Aljamain Sterling …read more

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Report | Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo targeted for UFC 284 in Australia

The UFC is reportedly targeting Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo for February in Australia. ‘Funk Master’ is fresh off his title defense against TJ Dillashaw last Saturday in Las Vegas. …read more

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Cub Swanson says TJ Dillashaw “couldn’t even lift his left arm” just a few weeks before fighting Aljamain Sterling at UFC 280

Cub Swanson has shed light on TJ Dillashaw’s injuries heading into UFC 280. Last Saturday in Abu Dhabi, the Colorado native looked to become bantamweight champion for the third time. …read more

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Report: Aljamain Sterling Vs. Henry Cejudo Targeted For UFC 284

MMA journalist Ariel Helwani reports that the UFC hopes to book Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo for UFC 284 in Perth, Australia. Helwani reported the news of the targeted Sterling/Cejudo …read more

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Aljamain Sterling slams Henry Cejudo for his stupid callout following UFC 280: “The title is in America, you bonehead!”

Aljamain Sterling has slammed Henry Cejudo for his stupid callout following UFC 280. It was just this past Saturday that Aljamain Sterling (22-3 MMA) defended his title beating T.J. Dillashaw …read more

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Aljamain Sterling believes Petr Yan ‘got robbed’

Former bantamweight champion Petr Yan lost by split decision to Sean O’Malley at UFC 280, but champion Aljamain Sterling believes Yan was ‘robbed.’

“I felt bad for Yan,” Sterling told …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3305: UFC 280 recap, Aljamain Sterling's title reign, more

Thursday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here.
On Episode 3,305, the fellas bring take a look back at UFC 280 and discuss the fallout from …read more

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UFC 280 highlights & recap: Aljamain Sterling vs TJ Dillashaw

Watch the UFC 280 highlights video and recap from the co-main event pitting Aljamain Sterling vs TJ Dillashaw. The bout headlined the UFC 280 fight card on Saturday, October 22, …read more

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Aljamain Sterling believes UFC may enlist Henry Cejudo in mission to beat him: “I almost feel like they’re looking for a last hope”

Bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling believes the UFC is bringing back Henry Cejudo for a reason. ‘Funk Master’ is fresh off his title defense against T.J. Dillashaw last weekend at UFC …read more

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Sterling Extends BW Approval To O’Malley After UFC 280

As controversial as it may have been, Aljamain Sterling was impressed with Sean O’Malley’s win over Peter Yan. While Sterling was defending his bantamweight belt in the UFC 280 co-main …read more

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Dana White reacts after TJ Dillashaw apologizes for fighting injured at UFC 280: “That’s something he should have told us”

Dana White is reacting after T.J. Dillashaw apologized for fighting injured at UFC 280. It was T.J. Dillashaw (18-5 MMA) vs Aljamain Sterling (22-3 MMA) in the bantamweight co-main event …read more

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UFC President Dana White shares his thoughts on a potential Henry Cejudo vs. Aljamain Sterling title fight: “I’m just saying that would be a good fight for him”

UFC president Dana White has given his thoughts on a match-up between Henry Cejudo and Aljamain Sterling. Last Saturday night at UFC 280, Aljamain Sterling beat TJ Dillashaw to retain …read more

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The MMA Hour with Aljamain Sterling, Marlon Vera, Muhammad Mokaev and Manon Fiorot at 1 p.m. ET

The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life! Below is a rundown of Monday’s show, which begins at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. …read more

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UFC can’t – and shouldn’t – trust Dillashaw after UFC 280

TJ Dillashaw fought Aljamain Sterling with an injured shoulder at UFC 280 | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

T.J. Dillashaw’s apology at UFC 280 rings …read more

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UFC 280 highlights & recap: Aljamain Sterling vs TJ Dillashaw

Watch the UFC 280 highlights video and recap from the co-main event pitting Aljamain Sterling vs TJ Dillashaw. The bout headlined the UFC 280 fight card on Saturday, October 22, …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for champs Islam Makhachev, Aljamain Sterling after UFC 280 wins?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Charles Oliveira, T.J. Dillashaw after UFC 280 losses?)
Islam Makhachev and Aljamain Sterling left UFC 280 on Saturday in Abu Dhabi as champions …read more

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Vera Vows To Give Sterling A Mouthful Of Chitos After Callout

Dana White may have suggested Henry Cejudo as the next challenger for the bantamweight title, but Aljamain Sterling has different ideas. Sterling scored his second title defense against TJ Dillashaw …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Charles Oliveira, T.J. Dillashaw after UFC 280 losses?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for champs Islam Makhachev, Aljamain Sterling after UFC 280 wins?)
It was a disappointing night for Charles Oliveira and T.J. Dillashaw at UFC 280 …read more

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‘Triple C’ Vs. ‘Aljo’? White Suggests Cejudo Could Get Next Shot

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When asked who could be next for Aljamain Sterling, Dana White pulled out an interesting name: former double-champ Henry Cejudo. …read more

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Aljamain Sterling downplays Henry Cejudo’s title reign, Cejudo responds

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Aljamain Sterling and Henry Cejudo are already laying the groundwork for a bantamweight title clash.
At …read more

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UFC 280 post-event facts: Aljamain Sterling's resume enters 135-pound GOAT talks

The most anticipated UFC event of the year took place Saturday with UFC 280 from Etihad Arena on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.
In the main event, Islam Makhachev (23-1 MMA, …read more

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White On Lack Of Info On TJ Dillashaw Injury: “That’s A Problem”

UFC President Dana White was caught off guard like fans and pundits when TJ Dillashaw revealed a pre-existing shoulder injury in his UFC 280 interview. Dillashaw fought Aljamain Sterling for …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw Says He Dislocated Shoulder ‘A Good 20 Times’ During Training Camp

T.J. Dillashaw never really had a chance against Aljamain Sterling. …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw apologizes to bantamweight division after UFC 280 loss: ‘I kinda held it up,’ Dana White reacts

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Former UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw admitted he came into his UFC 280 title fight against Aljamain Sterling a compromised …read more

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UFC 280 post-fight show: Reaction to Islam Makhachev’s coronation, Aljamain Sterling and Sean O’Malley’s big wins

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The Islam Makhachev era has arrived.
MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck, Shaheen Al-Shatti, and Jed Meshew react to Makhachev’s second-round …read more

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Dillashaw dislocated shoulder ‘a good 20 times’ during camp

T.J. Dillashaw during the round break of his UFC 280 title fight with Aljamain Sterling. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Former UFC champion …read more

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UFC 280: Who's next for Islam Makhachev, Aljamain Sterling and Sean O'Malley?

What’s ahead for the new lightweight champion? How about the top of the bantamweight division? …read more

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UFC 280 results: Aljamain Sterling finishes with vicious ground-and-pound after T.J. Dillashaw suffers dislocated shoulder

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Aljamain Sterling retained his bantamweight championship with a vicious display of ground-and-pound after T.J. Dillashaw suffered a dislocated shoulder in …read more

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‘I would throw in the towel’: Fighters react to Aljamain Sterling’s win, T.J. Dillashaw injury at UFC 280

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Aljamain Sterling remains the UFC bantamweight champion and was dominant against an all-time great. But his second title defense against …read more

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Fighters React To Sterling Defeating Injured Dillashaw At UFC 280

The bantamweight title fight in the co-main event of UFC 280, a bantamweight title fight between Aljamain Sterling and TJ Dillashaw had a bit of a rocky start. The UFC …read more

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UFC 280 results: Aljamain Sterling dominates injured T.J. Dillashaw for second-round TKO

ABU DHABI – UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling showed once again why he’s an unstoppable force on the ground.
Sterling’s (22-3 MMA, 14-3 UFC) grappling was on full display as he …read more

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