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After getting back into the win column, Hunter Azure looking to turn around quickly and build up some momentum

Hunter Azure knew that he needed to beat Cole Smith back at UFC Vegas 9. Azure was entering the fight coming off a knockout loss to Brian Kelleher at 145-pounds. …read more

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Brian Kelleher considering testing free agency rather than signing extension with UFC

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

With just four months remaining in 2020, Brian Kelleher has come to the end of a UFC contract that he signed at the beginning of …read more

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Posted on September 14, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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Brian Kelleher criticizes Sean O’Malley for behaviour after “Chito” loss

UFC bantamweight Brian Kelleher is not impressed with the way Sean O’Malley comported himself after his UFC 252 loss to Marlon “Chito” Vera. O’Malley and Vera collided in the UFC …read more

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Brian Kelleher doesn’t like how Sean O’Malley handled first loss, but understands it ‘business-wise’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Brian Kelleher thinks Sean O’Malley has some growing up to do.
At UFC 252 this past month, O’Malley suffered the first loss of his pro career …read more

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Posted on September 9, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Brian Kelleher interested in ‘guillotine battle’ with Pedro Munhoz

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The UFC bantamweight is looking for a considerable step up in competition. UFC bantamweight veteran Brian Kelleher has been active this …read more

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After another choke win, Brian Kelleher wants guillotine battle with Pedro Munhoz

LAS VEGAS – Brian Kelleher beat Ray Rodriguez with a first-round submission Saturday at UFC on ESPN+ 34 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight with Kelleher, who bounced …read more

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UFC Vegas 9 results and video: OSP KO’s Menifield, Pereira, Kelleher, & Muniz all hit subs

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On the UFC Vegas 9 main card, Ovince St. Preux knocked out Alonzo Menifield in the co-main event, plus Michel Pereira, Brian Kelleher, and …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 34 video: Brian Kelleher has fast finish of late replacement Ray Rodriguez

Brian Kelleher had a late change of plans Saturday, but that didn’t stop him from taking care of business in short order.
Kelleher (22-11 MMA, 6-4 UFC) was originally scheduled to …read more

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Kelleher gets new opponent again at UFC Vegas 9

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Brian Kelleher sees another opponent change before he fights at UFC Vegas 9. Brian Kelleher has had to keep his head on …read more

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Posted on September 5, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Kevin Natividad pulled from UFC Vegas 9 main card bout with Brian Kelleher

Tonight’s UFC Vegas 9 event has endured a last minute change as Kevin Natividad has been forced to pull out of his slated main card bout with Brian Kelleher. No …read more

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With Kevin Natividad out, Ray Rodriguez in to face Brian Kelleher at UFC Vegas 9

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

There’s been a late switch to Saturday night’s UFC Vegas 9 event.
Multiple people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA Fighting that promotional …read more

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Brian Kelleher unfazed by UFC on ESPN+ 34 opponent change, toeing line between weight classes

Brian Kelleher won’t fight the UFC on ESPN+ 34 opponent he initially signed up for, but he’s not bothered by that.
Originally scheduled to fight Ricky Simon, Kelleher (21-11 MMA, 5-4 …read more

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Unfiltered: Alistair Overeem, Brian Kelleher, and Mallory Martin

On today’s episode of UFC Unfiltered: Alistair Overeem, Brian Kelleher, and Mallory Martin
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‘Boom’ Meets ‘Quicksand’ At UFC Vegas 9 With Simon Out

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Ricky Simon was forced out of his fight against Brian Kelleher — which was set for UFC Vegas 9 this Saturday (Sept. 5, 2020) …read more

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Kelleher gets late replacement opponent for UFC Vegas 9

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Brian Kelleher to face a promotional newcomer on short notice at this weekend’s UFC VEGAS 9. UFC featherweight Brian Kelleher was supposed to face …read more

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Posted on August 31, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Brian Kelleher now expected to face Kevin Natividad at UFC Vegas 9

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A late change has been made with Brian Kelleher now expected to face promotional newcomer Kevin Natividad in a featherweight bout at UFC Vegas 9 …read more

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Simon Yanked From Kelleher Fight After Cornerman Tests For COVID-19

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Bantamweight contender Ricky Simon announced his removal from his featherweight clash with Brian Kelleher at UFC Vegas 9 on Sept. …read more

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Ricky Simon out of fight with Brian Kelleher at UFC’s Sept. 5 event after cornerman tests positive for COVID-19

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC’s first event in September has lost a bout.
Ricky Simon announced via social media that he has been removed from his scheduled fight …read more

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Ricky Simon says he's out of Brian Kelleher fight after cornerman's positive COVID-19 test

Ricky Simon won’t be fighting Brian Kelleher at UFC on ESPN+ 34.
Simon (16-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC) announced on Friday that he’s been removed from his bantamweight matchup with Kelleher (21-11 …read more

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Kelleher vs. Simon lined up for UFC’s September 5th event

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Two regulars at bantamweight will instead meet at featherweight. After not fighting at all in 2019, Brian Kelleher is ready to make a fourth …read more

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Posted on August 5, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Brian Kelleher vs. Ricky Simon Targeted for UFC Card on Sept. 5

A bantamweight matchup pitting Brian Kelleher against Ricky Simon is in the works for an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Sept. 5. …read more

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Ricky Simon vs. Brian Kelleher in the works for UFC event on Sept. 5

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC’s has added an exciting matchup to their first September event.
Multiple people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA Fighting that a …read more

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UFC targets Brian Kelleher vs. Ricky Simon for Sept. 5 event

The UFC’s Sept. 5 card is fastly approaching, and the lineup is filling up.
A bantamweight matchup between Brian Kelleher and Ricky Simon is the latest fight being targeted for the …read more

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