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Anthony Smith responds to ‘smartass’ Jon Jones’ comments: ‘I don’t give a sh*t’

DENVER — Anthony Smith speaks to the media at UFC Denver about his win over Volkan Oezdemir, wanting the winner of Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson, and much more. …read more

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Anthony Smith: ‘I Don’t Give A Sh*t About Jon Jones’

Rising UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith is focused on winning a title. Smith comes off a submission victory over former 205-pound title challenger Volkan Oezdemir. After the victory, Smith …read more

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Anthony Smith sums up thoughts on Jon Jones: ‘I just want to fight him and I think he cheats’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones hasn’t been too impressed by surging contender Anthony Smith. Smith, however, has not been afraid to clap back at the former champion at …read more

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Anthony Smith on ‘cheat’ Jon Jones: You don’t even fight

Anthony Smith says Jon Jones gets bothered when he speaks the “truth” about his PED failures. Anthony Smith attended UFC’s event in Denver this past weekend, and he was asked …read more

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Anthony Smith: Jon Jones cheats, and I want to fight him – 'that's it'

DENVER – When Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson square off for the light heavyweight title at UFC 232 next month, Anthony Smith plans to be right there in the front …read more

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Former UFC Light Heavyweight Title Challenger Volkan Oezdemir Undergoes Knee Surgery

Volkan Oezdemir has undergone knee surgery following his loss to Anthony Smith at UFC Fight Night Moncton last month. …read more

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Posted on November 7, 2018, 2:46 am By
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On this week’s episode, we’ll discuss the latest on UFC 230, the historic trade of Ben Askren for Demetrious Johnson, the role of Artem Lobov, Anthony Smith’s rise and more.
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Anthony Smith Eyeing The Winner of Jones-Gustafsson in 'May or June'

A new contender in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s light heavyweight division has emerged with Anthony Smith’s third-round submission victory over Volkan Oezdemir last weekend in the main event of UFC …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA rankings, Oct. 30: Anthony Smith keeps on climbing

With three straight wins over high-level competition, including two former champions, Anthony Smith continues to climb.
Smith (31-13 MMA, 7-3 UFC) this past Saturday took out Volkan Oezdemir (15-3 MMA, 3-2 …read more

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World Series game leads to UFC Moncton setting new Saturday prime time ratings low

Saturday’s UFC Moncton show, headlined by Anthony Smith’s win over Volkan Oezdemir, did 531,000 viewers, the lowest ever for a Saturday night prime time show on FS1. Going against the …read more

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UFC Moncton Medical Suspensions: Smith & Oezdemir Could Sit For Six Months

The UFC Moncton medical suspensions are in and the event’s headliners have not walked away unscathed. Anthony Smith and Volkan Oezdemir did battle inside the Avenir Centre in Moncton, New …read more

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UFC Moncton medical suspensions: Smith, Oezdemir both get potential six-month sentences

Newly minted UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith and his fellow main-eventer Volkan Oezdemir headlined a list of seven fighters to be issued potential six-month medical suspensions in the aftermath …read more

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Smith: ‘Hittable’ Jones Less Dangerous Than Oezdemir

If Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight contender, Anthony Smith, was able to dispose of fellow 205-pound bruiser, Volkan Oezdemir, then former division kingpin, Jon Jones, should be even easier …read more

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Anthony Smith believes ‘Jon Jones is less dangerous than Volkan is’

On December 29, in the main event of UFC 232, former UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones and top contender Alexander Gustafsson are expected to rematch for the vacant light …read more

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Daily Debate results: Does Anthony Smith deserve to be next in line for UFC title shot?

With three straight wins over two former champions and a recent title challenger, Anthony Smith is making a case as one of the world’s best light heavyweights.
Smith (31-13 MMA, 7-3 …read more

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Anthony Smith explains why he would rather fight ‘hittable’ Jon Jones next

Anthony Smith scored the biggest win of his career over the weekend when he stormed back from early trouble and submitted Volkan Oezdemir with a third-round rear-naked choke in the …read more

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Anthony Smith Is Ready For A UFC Light Heavyweight Title Shot

Following his comeback submission win over Volkan Oezdemir in the main event of last Saturday night’s UFC Fight Night 138 event, light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith has earned his shot …read more

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Anthony Smith: I want to be the man to take out Jon Jones

Now on a three-fight win streak, Anthony Smith is calling for a fight against former champion Jon Jones. After consecutive stoppage victories against two former UFC champions, Anthony Smith scored …read more

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The MMA Hour with Ben Askren, Israel Adesanya, Anthony Smith, David Branch, Martin Lewandowski, the Monday Morning Analyst and more

11:30 a.m. ET: Show open.
11:35 a.m.: The Weigh-In.
11:45 a.m.: In the Monday Morning Analyst, I’ll look some of the bigger victories from UFC Moncton plus an examination of Ben Askren’s …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Anthony Smith and UFC Fight Night 138's other winning fighters?

The final UFC event this month took place Saturday with UFC Fight Night 138, which went down at Avenir Centre in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, with a six-fight main card …read more

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Jones not too impressed by Smith’s Fight Night performance: ‘It was OK’

Jon Jones wasn’t too impressed with Anthony Smith at UFC Fight Night 138. Anthony Smith scored a Performance of the Night bonus for his come-from-behind submission win against Volkan Oezdemir …read more

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Volkan Oezdemir Talks About His UFC Moncton Loss

Volkan Oezdemir speaks on falling to Anthony Smith via submission. Oezdemir took on Smith last night (Oct. 27) in the main event of UFC Moncton. Despite having success in the …read more

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Anthony Smith Not Planning to Fight Again Until Next Year: ‘I’m Taking a F—-king Break’

It appears as though Anthony Smith’s 2018 is over with — at least the fighting part, that is. …read more

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The 5 biggest takeaways from UFC Fight Night 138 – including Anthony Smith's big step up

What really mattered at UFC Fight Night 138 in Moncton, Canada, on Saturday night? Here are a few things…
1. Did Smith just climb into the top tier at light heavyweight?
Beating …read more

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Volkan Oezdemir on UFC Fight Night 138 loss to Anthony Smith: 'I wasn't true to myself'

MONCTON, CanadaVolkan Oezdemir plans to take some time off to heal following his loss to Anthony Smith at UFC Fight Night 138.
Oezdemir (15-3, 3-2 UFC) suffered a third-round …read more

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RECAP! Smith Strangles Oezdemir In Moncton!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight hitters Volkan Oezdemir and Anthony Smith went to war last night (Oct. 27, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 138 inside Avenir Centre in Moncton, …read more

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Anthony Smith responds to Jon Jones saying his UFC Moncton win was ‘OK’

On Saturday night, in the main event of UFC Moncton, streaking light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith picked up arguably the biggest win of his career so far, submitting former UFC …read more

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Anthony Smith Digs Deep for Victory, Takes Aim at Jon Jones

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Though he’s already defeated two former champions at light heavyweight, Anthony Smith scored the biggest victory of his career on Saturday night, when he defeated Volkan Oezdemir at …read more

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Smith's Rise Doesn't Stop In Moncton; Defeats Volkan

SMITH vs OEZDEMIR

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UFC Moncton video recap: Smith taps Oezdemir with RNC

In the main event of UFC Moncton, Anthony Smith picked up a third round submission victory against Volkan Oezdemir. Anthony Smith survived the early pressure from Volkan Oezdemir to pick …read more

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Anthony Smith: 'I want to be the man to take out Jon Jones,' but he should focus on Gustafsson

MONCTON, CanadaAnthony Smith wants to fight the winner of Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson for the light heavyweight title after beating Volkan Oezdemir in the UFC Fight Night …read more

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UFC Moncton Bonuses: Anthony Smith Cleans Up with Submission Finish

It got ugly before he got the win, but Anthony Smith not only earned the victory over Volkan Oezdemir at UFC Fight Night 138 on Saturday, he also walked away …read more

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UFC Moncton bonuses: Anthony Smith’s big finish earns $50,000

Anthony Smith is now on the short list of contenders in the UFC light heavyweight division. And his third straight victory via finish since jumping up from middleweight also meant …read more

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UFC Moncton bonuses: Anthony Smith grabs POTN gold for gutsy win

Check out our breakdown of the post-fight bonuses from UFC Fight Night: Volkan vs. Smith from Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. The Avenir Centre in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, was home …read more

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Jon Jones not impressed by Anthony Smith's UFC Fight Night 138 performance

Consider Jon Jones not impressed by Anthony Smith.
Prior to UFC Fight Night 138, Smith promised he would “demolish” Volkan Oezdemir, but that isn’t exactly how things panned out. Instead, Smith …read more

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UFC Moncton bonuses: Anthony Smith picks up another $50k

Anthony Smith, Don Madge, Nasrat Haqparast and Thibault Gouti each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 138 event.
Haqparast and Gouti earned the “Fight of the …read more

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UFC Moncton results: Anthony Smith submits Volkan Oezdemir in third round of main event

In his previous two light heavyweight fights, Anthony Smith proved he can defeat opponents with fast finishes.
On Saturday night, Smith proved he can find himself in deep waters in his …read more

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Anthony Smith vs. Volkan Oezdemir full fight video highlights

Watch Anthony Smith vs. Volkan Oezdemir full fight video highlights from UFC Moncton’s main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports.
UFC Fight Night: Oezdemir vs. Smith took place Oct. 27 at …read more

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Anthony Smith Mounts the Comeback to Finish Volkan Oezdemir (UFC Moncton Fight Highlights)


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Check out highlights from Anthony Smith’s submission of Volkan Oezdemir at UFC Fight Night 138 …read more

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UFC Fight Night 138 results: Anthony Smith submits Volkan Oezdemir for third straight win

Anthony Smith had to wade through some early punishment to get the opportunity he was looking for against Volkan Oezdemir. But once that moment came late in the third round, …read more

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UFC Moncton video highlights: Smith chokes out Oezdemir

Check out the full fight video highlights of Anthony Smith vs. Volkan Oezdemir from the UFC Moncton main event. The UFC Moncton main event just witnessed the company’s #10 light …read more

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Pros react to Smith’s gritty win over Oezdemir at UFC Moncton

Anthony Smith defeated Volkan Oezdemir by submission at UFC Moncton. On Twitter, pro fighters enjoyed the fight. Anthony Smith scored yet another finish in the light heavyweight division. In a …read more

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Twitter reacts to Anthony Smith's submission of Volkan Oezdemir at UFC Fight Night 138

Anthony Smith stayed perfect since moving to the UFC light heavyweight division earlier this year when he beat Volkan Oezdemir in Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 138 main event.
Smith (31-13 MMA, …read more

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Anthony Smith Puts Away Volkan Oezdemir in UFC Fight Night 138 Main Event

One of the most exciting fighters on the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s light heavyweight roster, Anthony Smith took his time against Volkan Oezdemir before submitting him in the third round. …read more

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UFC Moncton results: Smith submits Oezdemir in round 3

Light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith submitted Volkan Oezdemir in the third round of the UFC Moncton main event. The UFC Moncton marquee matchup wrapped up with the promotion’s #10 …read more

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UFC Moncton Results: Anthony Smith submits Volkan Oezdemir (Highlights)

Tonight’s UFC Moncton event was headlined by a key light heavyweight matchup featuring former title challenger Volkan Oezdemir taking on surging contender Anthony Smith.
Volkan Oezdemir was last seen in action …read more

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UFC Moncton live blog: Volkan vs. Smith

This is the UFC Moncton live blog for Volkan Oezdemir vs. Anthony Smith, a light heavyweight bout at Saturday’s UFC event at the Avenir Centre in Moncton, New Brunswick.
Oezdemir, a …read more

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Smith happy to see things finally 'click' after 10 years of experience

After 10 years in the fight game, Anthony Smith moved up to light heavyweight earlier this year, and since then he’s KO’d two former champions. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 138 – Live Results

UFC Fight Night 138 goes down live tonight from SMG Moncton in Moncton, New Brunswick. In the main event Volkan Oezdemir takes on Anthony Smith in a Light-Heavyweight contest. Also …read more

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Volkan Oezdemir Believes Anthony Smith Is “Perfect” Match-Up For Him

Volkan Oezdemir believes UFC Moncton opponent Anthony Smith is the “perfect” match-up for him. “No Time” challenged for the UFC light heavyweight title back in January. He was bested by …read more

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Posted on October 27, 2018, 8:46 pm By
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UFC Fight Night: Volkan vs. Smith live results, discussion, PBP

Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s UFC event in Moncton, Canada, which is headlined by a light heavyweight bout between Volkan Oezdemir and Anthony Smith. Join us today on Bloody Elbow …read more

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UFC Fight Night 138: Volkan Oezdemir vs. Anthony Smith Live Results

The octagon will make its debut in Moncton, New Brunswick tonight for the promotions UFC Fight Night 138: Volkan Oezdemir vs. Anthony Smith event.
The fight card is headlined by a …read more

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Anthony Smith on Jon Jones: “I’m probably the only legitimate threat to him right now.”

Surging UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith believes he is the only real legitimate threat to Jon Jones right now.
“Lionheart”, who faces former division title challenger Volkan Oezdemir tonight in …read more

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How a Trip to Subway Changed Anthony Smith’s Life

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Anthony Smith is going to use his hard work and grit in his attempt to defeat Volkan Oezdemir in the main event of UFC Fight Night 138 in …read more

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UFC Moncton betting odds: Oezdemir favored to finish Smith

Check out the betting odds for today’s UFC Moncton card, where Volkan Oezdemir is favored to finish Anthony Smith in the main event. UFC Moncton kicks off tonight (Saturday, October …read more

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UFC ‘Moncton’ Clash: Oezdemir Vs. Smith!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight knockout artists Volkan Oezdemir and Anthony Smith will clash TONIGHT (Oct. 27, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 138 inside Avenir Centre in Moncton, New …read more

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Anthony Smith's 'perfect world' scenario for Thiago 'Marreta' Santos rematch? Future title fight

MONCTON, CanadaAnthony Smith has the desire to rematch Thiago “Marreta” Santos now that they’re in the same weight class, but he doesn’t want it to be just any …read more

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Preview! Oezdemir Has ‘No Time’ For ‘Lionheart’ Smith

Volkan Oezdemir assumes headlining duties when he tangles with fellow light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 138 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, courtesy of the …read more

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Anthony Smith: I 100 percent believe that I can beat Jon Jones

Although he faces a tough test in Volkan Oezdemir this weekend at UFC Moncton, Anthony Smith feels “100 percent” confident he can defeat former champion Jon Jones. Anthony Smith’s rise …read more

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UFC Moncton: Anthony Smith talks treatment by the UFC, job security

In an interview with Stephie Haynes, UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith discusses job security, negotiating with the UFC and why he hopes to reach the downtrodden. Tonight, red-hot light …read more

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Anthony Smith: Jon Jones' UFC 232 title fight seems 'unfair' but is actually good for division

MONCTON, CanadaAnthony Smith understands the reason for Jon Jones being placed in a title fight in his return to the UFC, even if he does think it’s “unfair.” …read more

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Fighter on Fighter! Breaking down ‘No Time!’

Former professional kickboxer, Volkan Oezdemir, will battle aggressive Muay Thai fighter, Anthony Smith, this Saturday (Oct. 27, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 138 inside Avenir Centre in Moncton, New Brunswick, …read more

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UFC Moncton staff predictions: Oezdemir favored, but how many are picking him to beat Anthony Smith?

Oezdemir
vs.
Smith
Johnson
vs.
Lobov
Cirkunov
vs.
Cummins
Martinez
vs.
Soukhamthath
Herman
vs.
Villante
Garcia
vs.
McGee
MMAjunkie readers’consensus picks2018: 126-70

Smith
(56%)

Johnson
(86%)

Cirkunov
(78%)

Soukhamthath
(54%)

Villante
(72%)

Garcia
(54%)
Ken Hathaway@kenshathaway2018: 140-71

Smith

Johnson

Cirkunov

Soukhamthath

Villante

Garcia
Dan Tom@DanTomMMA2018: 136-75

Smith

Johnson

Cummins

Soukhamthath

Villante

Garcia
Ben Fowlkes@BenFowlkesMMA2018: 134-772016 Champion

Oezdemir

Johnson

Cirkunov

Soukhamthath

Villante

Garcia
Trent Reinsmith@TrentReinsmith2018: 132-79

Smith

Johnson

Cirkunov

Soukhamthath

Villante

Garcia
Simon Samano@SJSamano2018: 131-80

Smith

Johnson

Cirkunov

Soukhamthath

Villante

Garcia
Abbey Subhan@kammakaze2018: 129-82

Smith

Johnson

Cirkunov

Soukhamthath

Herman

Garcia
John Morgan@MMAjunkieJohn2018: 128-83

Smith

Johnson

Cirkunov

Soukhamthath

Villante

McGee
Mike Bohn@MikeBohnMMA2018: 128-832014 Champion

Smith

Johnson

Cirkunov

Martinez

Villante

Garcia
Steven Marrocco@MMAjunkieSteven2018: 126-85

Smith

Johnson

Cirkunov

Soukhamthath

Villante

Garcia
Fernanda Prates@nandaprates_2018: 125-86

Smith

Johnson

Cummins

Soukhamthath

Villante

Garcia
Brian Garcia@thegoze2018: 121-902017 Champion

Smith

Johnson

Cirkunov

Soukhamthath

Villante

McGee
George Garcia@MMAjunkieGeorge2018: …read more

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UFC Moncton weigh-in results: Johnson misses by a pound

Only one fighter missed weight for Saturday’s UFC Moncton fight card. The UFC Moncton weigh-ins wrapped up early Friday morning, with main event fighters Volkan Oezdemir and Anthony Smith both …read more

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UFC Moncton Weigh-in Video: Volkan Oezdemir and Anthony Smith Easily Hit the Mark

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Watch as the fighters for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 138 stepped on the scale on Friday to make their bouts official.
Volkan Oezdemir and Anthony Smith, the light heavyweight …read more

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UFC Moncton: Volkan vs. Smith Weigh-in Face-Offs Video

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Watch as the fighters for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 138 faced off after stepping on the scale on Friday to make their bouts official.
Volkan Oezdemir and Anthony Smith, …read more

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Smith promises to ‘demolish’ Oezdemir at UFC Moncton

Anthony Smith plans to extend his winning streak this weekend with a dominant over Volkan Oezdemir. UFC contender Anthony Smith is on a hot streak, to say the least. …read more

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9 reasons to watch UFC Fight Night 138, with light heavyweight title implications at the top

The UFC returns to Canada on Saturday for UFC Fight Night 138. The event, which is headlined by a light heavyweight contest between Volkan Oezdemir and Anthony Smith, marks the …read more

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Fight Night Moncton: Official Weigh-In Results

The UFC returns Saturday to visit Moncton, Canada. Fight Night Moncton features 13 bouts headlined by the five-round light heavyweight showdown between Volkan Oezdemir and Anthony Smith. Michael Johnson and …read more

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Anthony Smith explains why he’s ‘happy’ with Jon Jones’ reduced suspension, even if it’s ‘absolute bullsh*t’

The recent chaos in the UFC’s light heavyweight division could benefit a certain upstart contender depending on what happens Saturday at UFC Moncton.
Former middleweight Anthony Smith is slated to face …read more

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Anthony Smith Not Impressed by Volkan Oezdemir, Plans to Call for Title Shot with a Win

Two fights into his UFC light heavyweight career and things are going rather well for Anthony Smith.
He’s spent less than three total minutes of time in the cage while knocking …read more

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Volkan Oezdemir: ‘The Fight Against Me Will Be the Toughest Fight of His Life’

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Volkan Oezdemir currently sits and No. 2 in the UFC light heavyweight rankings. His next opponent, Anthony Smith, has made an immediate impact since moving to the division …read more

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Anthony Smith promises to 'demolish' Volkan Oezdemir, fight Jones vs. Gustafsson winner

MONCTON, CanadaAnthony Smith has made easy work of his first two opponents since moving to the light heavyweight division earlier this year. He intends on doing the same …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Lionheart!’

Well-traveled knockout artist, Anthony Smith, will square off with recent Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight title challenger, Volkan Oezdemir, this Saturday (Oct. 27, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 138 …read more

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UFC Moncton main event breakdown: Volkan Oezdemir, Anthony Smith clash in high-pressure affair

MMAjunkie Radio co-host and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom breaks down the UFC’s top bouts. Today, we look at the main event for UFC Fight Night 138.
UFC Fight Night 138 takes …read more

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Anthony Smith Ready to Step in if Something Happens to Jon Jones or Alexander Gustafsson

Light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith has the biggest fight of his career on the horizon on Saturday when he faces No. 2 ranked Volkan Oezdemir in the UFC Fight Night …read more

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Fight by Fight: UFC Moncton Preview

VOLKAN OEZDEMIR VS. ANTHONY SMITHWith an average time spent in the Octagon at less than two rounds per fight, don’t blink when Volkan Oezdemir and Anthony Smith step into the …read more

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Volkan Oezdemir questions Jon Jones return, doubts Daniel Cormier will fight at 205 again

Volkan Oezdemir will make his long-awaited return to the Octagon following his championship loss to Daniel Cormier when he takes on Anthony Smith in the main event of UFC Moncton …read more

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Daniel Cormier Breaks Down Volkan Oezdemir vs Anthony Smith: UFC Fight Night Moncton

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Daniel Cormier breaks down the main event of Saturday’s Fight Night Moncton event, featuring the light heavyweight tilt between Volkan Oezdemir and Anthony Smith. With Oezdemir ranked No. …read more

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Free Fight! Watch Smith Shock ‘Shogun’ In Hamburg

Volkan Oezdemir will assume headlining duties when he tangles with fellow light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 138 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, courtesy of …read more

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UFC Fight Night 138: Volkan Oezdemir vs. Anthony Smith Fight Card

The octagon will make its debut in Moncton, New Brunswick on October 27 for the promotions UFC Fight Night 138: Volkan Oezdemir vs. Anthony Smith event.
The fight card is …read more

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Volkan Oezdemir's Fab Five

On October 27, light heavyweight contender Volkan Oezdemir makes his long-awaited return to the Octagon, as he faces Anthony Smith in the main event of UFC Moncton. The road back …read more

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Video: Ahead of UFC Moncton, check out Anthony Smith's devastating finish of 'Shogun' Rua

Anthony Smith (29-13 MMA, 6-3 UFC) looks to continue his impressive run in the UFC’s light heavyweight division this Saturday, when he meets fellow contender Volkan Oezdemir (15-2 MMA, 3-1 …read more

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The loss that proved to be one of the lowest points, but greatest things of Anthony Smith's career

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Anthony Smith is currently on a two-fight streak winning, with five victories in his last six bouts. All of them were knockouts.
As he heads …read more

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Watch Anthony Smith Crush Shogun Rua (UFC Moncton Free Fight)

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Anthony Smith has felt right at home after moving from middleweight up to light heavyweight, and it’s no wonder. He has scored quick victories over two legends of …read more

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Anthony Smith Believes a Win Over Volkan Oezdemir is His Ticket to a Title Shot

Light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith has had the goal of becoming UFC champion since he was a teenager. The 30-year-old Texan may be one win away from securing a chance …read more

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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with Anthony Smith and Bas Rutten

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Anthony Smith and Bas Rutten.
UFC light heavyweight Smith headlines UFC Fight Night 138 against Volkan Oezdemir …read more

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Unfiltered: David Branch In-Studio, and Anthony Smith

#7 UFC Middleweight David Branch joins Jim and Matt in-studio for the whole episode to discuss his UFC 230 bout against Jacare Souza, his huge KO win over Thiago Santos …read more

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Anthony Smith Confident That a Win Over Volkan Oezdemir Will Earn Him a Title Shot

Surging Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith believes he’s one win away from competing for UFC gold with a win over his next opponent, Volkan Oezdemir. …read more

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