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UFC Unfiltered: Beneil Dariush, Josh Emmett, & Guest Co-host Pearl Gonzalez

Jim is joined by Pearl Gonzalez, co-host of the UFC Fight Pass show “Extra Rounds” on today’s episode of UFC Unfiltered, along with Beneil Dariush and Josh Emmett 
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Beneil Dariush breaks down upcoming UFC fight with Islam Makhachev

Top-ranked UFC lightweight contender Beneil Dariush broke down his upcoming UFC fight with divisional rival Islam Makhachev. Dariush vs. Makhachev was recently announced to be the headliner of the UFC …read more

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Beneil Dariush won't shy away from Islam Makhachev's ground game

Beneil Dariush is not afraid to tangle with Islam Makhachev on the ground if necessary.
Dariush (21-4-1 MMA, 15-4-1 UFC) meets Makhachev (21-1 MMA, 10-1 UFC) in a pivotal top contenders …read more

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Islam Makhachev opens up as big betting favorite against Beneil Dariush

UFC lightweight contender Islam Makhachev has opened up as a big betting favorite to defeat Beneil Dariush when they fight in early 2022. Makhachev vs. Dariush was officially announced this …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov reacts after Islam Makhachev books fight with Beneil Dariush

Khabib Nurmagomedov was pushing for Islam Makhachev to receive a title shot following his submission victory over Dan Hooker at UFC 267. Despite the former champions campaign efforts, it was …read more

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Beneil Dariush vs. Islam Makhachev Targeted to Headline UFC Fight Night on Feb. 26

A battle of lightweight contenders is in the works for early next year, as Beneil Dariush is slated to lock horns with Islam Makhacehv on Feb. 26. …read more

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Posted on November 28, 2021, 3:16 am By
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Beneil Dariush vs. Islam Makhachev targeted to headline February UFC event

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A huge lightweight bout is on tap to headline an event in February.
Multiple people with knowledge of the booking confirmed …read more

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Streaking Beneil Dariush, Islam Makhachev to headline UFC Fight Night on Feb. 26

One big piece of matchmaking at the top of the UFC lightweight division has been made.
Beneil Dariush, ranked No. 3 in the official UFC rankings, is slated to meet No. …read more

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UFC's Dariush, Makhachev to meet in Feb.

UFC lightweights Beneil Dariush and Islam Makhachev have agreed to meet in a 155-pound, five-round contest in February. …read more

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Beneil Dariush vs. Islam Makhachev Headlines Feb. 26 Fight Night

Beneil Dariush and Islam Makhachev will settle which of the two deserves to be next in line for a lightweight title shot.

Recently, there has been heavy dispute on who will …read more

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Gaethje Title Shot & Makhachev vs. Dariush Are Likely Next Per Manager

According to the manager of all three fighters, the UFC’s plans for Justin Gaethje, Islam Makhachev, and Beneil Dariush may now be revealed.

Following a pair of significant bouts in the …read more

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Dan Hooker: Dariush Is The Best Lightweight With The Worst Marketability

Dan Hooker believes Beneil Dariush is the most technically gifted UFC lightweight, but also, the most lacking in mainstream appeal.

Widely regarded as the toughest in the UFC, the 155-pound division …read more

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Posted on November 20, 2021, 1:16 pm By
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Justin Gaethje suggests Islam Makhachev to ‘Do your f*cking job’ and fight Beneil Dariush

Justin Gaethje doesn’t believe Islam Makhachev has earned his shot at the UFC lightweight title. UFC 269 on Dec. 11 will see current champion Charles Oliveira attempt to defend against …read more

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Justin Gaethje to Islam Makhachev: 'Do your f*cking job' and fight top five Beneil Dariush

Justin Gaethje doesn’t think Islam Makhachev has done enough to be considered in the UFC lightweight title race.
For Gaethje (23-3 MMA, 6-3 UFC), it’s title shot or bust after he …read more

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Marvin Vettori believes there is one lightweight fighter who could give Islam Makhachev “a lot of problems”

UFC middleweight contender Marvin Vettori believes there is one lightweight fighter who could give Islam Makhachev “a lot of problems.” Vettori trains at Kings MMA alongside Beneil Dariush, who is …read more

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Dariush Says He’s Deserving Of Title Shot Over Gaethje/Chandler Victor

UFC lightweight Beneil Dariush has claimed he’s more deserving of a shot at the 155-pound title than whoever wins the Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler clash at UFC 268.

Dariush’s red-hot …read more

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