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Chandler Assures UFC Fans He’s Not The Next ‘Funky’

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Michael Chandler may have a close relationship with fellow Bellator MMA great Ben Askren, but he believes he’ll produce better …read more

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Posted on January 23, 2021, 3:16 am By
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Michael Chandler Says People Are Comparing Him To Ben Askren Ahead Of UFC Debut

Michael Chandler has heard tons of people comparing him to Ben Askren ahead of his UFC debut. In the co-main event of UFC 257, Chandler is set to face Dan …read more

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Michael Chandler Says People Are Comparing Him To Ben Askren Ahead Of UFC Debut

Michael Chandler has heard tons of people comparing him to Ben Askren ahead of his UFC debut. In the co-main event of UFC 257, Chandler is set to face Dan …read more

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Posted on January 22, 2021, 4:46 pm By
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Michael Chandler on UFC debut: I’m not going to be the next Ben Askren

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“It remains to be seen what the Michael Chandler story will be. I believe it’s going to be a lot …read more

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Ben Askren trolls Bellator for having no 2021 events currently scheduled

Former Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren trolled his former promotion for not having any events booked for its 2021 schedule yet. The calendar just turned to 2021 and Bellator is …read more

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Posted on January 5, 2021, 3:46 am By
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Video: Is there anything wrong with MMA pros wanting to fight Jake Paul?

From out of left field, Vitor Belfort recently went after Jake Paul and discussed a potential fight with the YouTube sensation.
Belfort joined a list that includes Ben Askren, Dillon Danis, …read more

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Askren says Paul fight might not happen

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Former UFC fighter Ben Askren thinks Jake Paul is scared to box him. Earlier this month …read more

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Posted on December 29, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Pettis offers to train Askren for Jake Paul fight

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Anthony Pettis would love to help Ben Askren prepare for his upcoming boxing match with Jake Paul. Ben Askren …read more

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Posted on December 28, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Askren Left Hanging By YouTube ‘Coward’

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Was the Jake Paul offer to fight Ben Askren faker than Khabib’s Conor-tract?
The “Funky” UFC veteran was offered the bout against …read more

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Ben Askren calls out 'coward' Jake Paul for going silent since publicly accepting boxing match

According to Ben Askren, a potential boxing match with YouTube star Jake Paul may have hit a roadblock.
After Askren accepted Paul’s challenge, rumors of a proposed March 28 date in …read more

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Ben Askren says Jake Paul has gone silent ever since he accepted his fight offer: “He’s a coward”

Ben Askren has taken aim at YouTuber Jake Paul for “going silent” after Askren accepted his recent offer for a boxing fight. Paul has been picking fights with just about …read more

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Posted on December 28, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Early odds favor Jake Paul over Ben Askren in potential boxing match

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Jake Paul has only two boxing fights to his name. But bettors like his chances over former UFC …read more

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Posted on December 25, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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Coker picked Jake Paul to KO Askren, and now Ben’s ‘mad’

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Ben Askren is beefing with the Bellator executive. UFC veteran Ben Askren is campaigning for a boxing match …read more

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Phil Baroni claims ONE Championship has put on ‘worked fights’

In response to the talk of a Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren boxing match where he too called out Paul, Phil Baroni came out to claim an old employer fixed …read more

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Scott Coker considers legal action after Ben Askren suggests Bellator is up for sale

Bellator president Scott Coker says he is considering legal action after Ben Askren suggested on social media that Bellator is up for sale. On Tuesday, Askren confirmed BJPenn.com that he …read more

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Askren Betting Underdog Against Paul

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The odds for the proposed boxing match between former Bellator MMA and ONE Welterweight champion, Ben Askren, …read more

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Scott Coker responds to Ben Askren’s Bellator sale claim, says ex-champ mad over Jake Paul prediction

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Bellator President Scott Coker did not take kindly to retired champ Ben Askren’s claim that the promotion he oversees is up …read more

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Ben Askren fires back at Bellator's Scott Coker for Jake Paul boxing match prediction

To say Ben Askren isn’t happy with Bellator president Scott Coker might be an understatement.
On Tuesday night, Coker offered up his assessment of how a rumored boxing match would play …read more

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Jake Paul reportedly boxing Ben Askren on March 28

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YouTuber Jake Paul might have his next opponent. Yesterday former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen tweeted out …read more

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Scott Coker: “I already know who’s gonna win” Ben Askren vs. Jake Paul fight

Bellator MMA President Scott Coker believes he knows how a rumored boxing match between Ben Askren and Jake Paul will go down. Askren claims that he’s in talks to fight …read more

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Posted on December 23, 2020, 3:46 pm By
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Ben Askren says “bet the house” after opening as betting underdog to Jake Paul

Former UFC welterweight Ben Askren says to “bet the house” after opening up as the betting underdog to YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul. Askren confirmed on Tuesday to BJPenn.com that he has …read more

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Scott Coker doesn't like Ben Askren's chances against Jake Paul in rumored boxing match

It’s safe to say that Bellator president Scott Coker doesn’t have too much confidence in Ben Askren’s striking.
With YouTube sensation-turned-boxer Jake Paul calling out the likes of Askren, Dillon Danis …read more

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Report | Jake Paul to box Ben Askren in March of 2021

Jake Paul and Ben Askren are set to box in March of next year. In the lead-up to Paul’s fight against Nate Robinson, the YouTuber had called out Askren among …read more

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Ben Askren slams Jake Paul for getting “hammered by that dummy” AJ Agazarm

Retired MMA star Ben Askren has taken a shot at Jake Paul for getting “hammered” by former Bellator fighter AJ Agazarm. After recent footage emerged of Paul sparring with Agazarm …read more

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Chase Hooper Credits Ben Askren, Ryan Hall For UFC 256 Win

Chase Hooper has credited Ben Askren and Ryan Hall for his UFC 256 comeback win. Hooper opened up the pay-per-view event against Peter Barrett and in the first two rounds …read more

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Jake Paul claims Conor McGregor is “scared to fight,” tells the Irishman to “sign the contract”

Jake Paul claims he has sent Conor McGregor a $50 million contract for them to box. Before Paul fought Nate Robinson, he mentioned Conor McGregor and Ben Askren as future …read more

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Ben Askren responds to Jake Paul challenge: “Muay Thai, kickboxing, boxing, Lethwei, name the style”

Former Bellator and ONE Championship welterweight king Ben Askren has responded to a recent callout from YouTuber turned boxer, Jake Paul. Paul is the talk of the combat sports world …read more

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Ben Askren and Mike Perry express interest in fighting Jake Paul

Mixed martials arts fighters Ben Askren and Mike Perry have expressed interest in fighting Youtuber Jake Paul following last night’s ‘Tyson vs. Jones Jr.’ event. The 23-year-old, Paul (2-0), returned …read more

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