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Anthony Smith: Blachowicz & “Coward” Corey Anderson Turned Me Down

Anthony Smith will not be able to attack Corey Anderson inside the Octagon anytime soon, but that is not stopping Smith from unloading on him in his personal time. Anthony …read more

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Corey Anderson vs. Jan Blachowicz 2 in the works for UFC Rio Rancho main event

Corey Anderson (pictured) will fight Jan Blachowicz in a light heavyweight rematch at UFC Rio Rancho on Feb. 15 | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Two UFC light heavyweight veterans …read more

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Anderson vs. Blachowicz in works for UFC Rio Rancho headiner

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Jan Blachowicz and Corey Anderson may finally get to cement their place as the true number one contender for Jon Jones’ light-heavyweight title belt. …read more

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Corey Anderson vs. Jan Blachowicz headlines UFC New Mexico

A light heavyweight bout between top contenders Corey Anderson and Jan Blachowicz is set to headline UFC Mexico City next February.
ESPN’s Brett Okamoto broke the news of the Anderson vs. …read more

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Corey Anderson vs. Jan Blachowicz 2 Targeted For UFC New Mexico

Corey Anderson vs. Jan Blachowicz could serve as the UFC New Mexico headliner in 2020. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reports that Anderson vs. Blachowicz II is in the works for a …read more

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Corey Anderson vs. Jan Blachowicz in the works to headline Feb. 15 UFC event

A potential No. 1 contender fight is looming in the UFC light heavyweight division.
Corey Anderson and Jan Blachowicz will square off Feb. 15, if all goes according to plan. The …read more

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Sources: Blachowicz-Anderson fight agreed to

The UFC is close to finalizing a potential No. 1 light heavyweight contender bout between Jan Blachowicz and Corey Anderson on Feb. 15, multiple sources told ESPN. …read more

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Corey Anderson to Face Jan Blachowicz in UFC Rio Rancho Main Event on Feb. 15

A pivotal light heavyweight bout between Corey Anderson and Jan Blachowicz is slated to headline UFC Fight Night in Rio Rancho, N.M., on Feb. 15. …read more

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Johnny Walker Seeks to Avenge Anderson Silva Against Chris Weidman

Johnny Walker has invited Chris Weidman to join him on the metaphorical dance floor this winter and has an estimated date in mind. After losing to Corey Anderson via TKO …read more

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Johnny Walker calls out Chris Weidman for February or March, Weidman responds

Johnny Walker is looking to bounce back from his first round TKO loss to Corey Anderson at UFC 244 by taking on a former world champion in Chris Weidman.
The always-entertaining …read more

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Johnny Walker Won’t Change Style Following Loss to Corey Anderson

Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight prospect Johnny Walker went into his fight against Corey Anderson at UFC 244 as a favorite and was touted as a potential title challenger due …read more

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Walker Warns Jones: ‘Be Afraid’

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I hope you didn’t think a little thing like a technical knockout loss to Corey Anderson was going to keep light …read more

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Johnny Walker says he's altering his fight scheme, but not his brash style

While his showmanship isn’t going anywhere, Johnny Walker said he will get back to being more aggressive after losing to Corey Anderson. …read more

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Mike Winkeljohn says Jon Jones ‘loves’ Dominick Reyes matchup

Jon Jones is looking to defend his light heavyweight title once again when he battles Dominick Reyes on Feb. 8.
For “Bones” it came down to “Dom” or Corey Anderson, but …read more

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Glover Teixeira Eyes Early 2020 Bout With Corey Anderson Or Jan Blachowicz

Glover Teixeira is looking at rematching Corey Anderson or taking on Jan Blachowicz next. The Brazilian is on a three-fight winning streak where he beat Karl Roberson by submission, Ion …read more

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Glover Teixeira calls out Corey Anderson and Jan Blachowicz

UFC light heavyweight contender Glover Teixeira is eager to fight again and he’s interested in matchups against Corey Anderson and Jan Blachowicz.
The 40-year-old Teixeira hasn’t slowed down despite being one …read more

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Teixeira wants Blachowicz or Corey Anderson rematch next

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UFC light heavyweight Glover Teixeira would like to begin 2020 fighting one of two top contenders in his division. 2019 proved to be …read more

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Corey Anderson scoffs at Jon Jones using 'MMA math' to prove point about Dominick Reyes

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Corey Anderson are at it again.
Jones (25-1 MMA, 19-1 UFC) and Anderson (13-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) exchanged some jabs on Twitter early Thursday.
Their …read more

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Jon Jones defends decision to fight Dominick Reyes over Corey Anderson

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones has defended his decision to fight Dominick Reyes in his next bout as opposed to Corey Anderson.

Jones hasn’t fought since International Fight Week when …read more

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Anthony Smith explains what Corey Anderson must do to get UFC title shot

UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith has taken the time to explain what he believes divisional rival Corey Anderson must do in order to earn a title shot against Jon …read more

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Anthony Smith Unleashes Frustration with Corey Anderson

Anthony Smith believes that rising UFC light heavyweight contender Corey Anderson is doing too much thinking and not enough fighting. As of this writing, Corey Anderson is the 5th-ranked light …read more

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Posted on November 19, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Anderson: Jones is avoiding me, he knows it’s a risky fight

Sarah Stier-USA TODAY Sports

Corey Anderson continues his rift with UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. Corey Anderson has many reasons why he feels he won’t get his …read more

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Anthony Smith: Dominick Reyes is an easier fight for Jon Jones than Corey Anderson

Anthony Smith thinks Jon Jones actually picked the easier opponent in Dominick Reyes.
UFC light heavyweight champion Jones tweeted that he picked Reyes over Corey Anderson because he believes he’s the …read more

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Corey Anderson believes Jon Jones is ‘avoiding’ him, fires back at Anthony Smith 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

After demolishing “the next big thing” in Johnny Walker, Corey Anderson is taking the opportunity to fire back at his detractors.
The former Ultimate Fighter winner, …read more

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Anderson, Gastelum fined for UFC 244 conduct

The New York State Athletic Commission has fined Corey Anderson and Kelvin Gastelum following UFC 244. Anderson was fined $10,000 while Gastelum was fined $1,000. …read more

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UFC Unfiltered Episode 340: Corey Anderson and Calvin Kattar

Listen to the newest episode of UFC Unfiltered with Corey Anderson and Calvin Kattar.
Read the Full Article Here …read more

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NYSAC fines Kelvin Gastelum, Rafael Cordeiro, and Corey Anderson actions during UFC 244 fight week

The New York State Athletic Commission (NYSAC) has handed out sanctions to three individuals for their actions during UFC 244 fight week.
According to a report from Newsday, UFC middleweight contender …read more

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NYSAC Fines Kelvin Gastleum, Rafael Cordeiro and Corey Anderson for UFC 244 Infractions

The New York State Athletic Commission has followed through on its promise to penalize Kelvin Gastelum and his coach Rafael Cordeiro for what happened at the UFC 244 weigh-ins. …read more

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NYSAC fines Kelvin Gastelum, Rafael Cordeiro and Corey Anderson for UFC 244 actions

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Three people – two fighters and a coach – have been fined by the New York State Athletic Commission in the wake of UFC 244. …read more

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Johnny Walker says he doesn’t feel the motivation to fight: ‘I was sad with a lot of problems’

Johnny Walker says he was not in the right place mentally or emotionally for his UFC 244 fight against Corey Anderson.
In the fight, the Brazilian suffered his first defeat inside …read more

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Jon Jones wants ‘more dangerous’ Dominick Reyes over Corey Anderson

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Sorry, Corey Anderson. It looks likes Corey Anderson will indeed need to wait for the winner of Jon Jones vs. Dominick Reyes, that …read more

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Anderson Shuts Down ‘Lionheart’ Fight

Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

Jon Jones has already picked out Dominick Reyes to be the next challenge for his Light Heavyweight throne, leaving top contender, Corey Anderson, with …read more

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Corey Anderson won’t fight Anthony Smith

UFC light heavyweight contender Corey Anderson says he has no interest in a fight against fellow 205lbs contender Anthony Smith.
Speaking to SiriusXM’s Fight Nation, Anderson said he won’t fight Smith …read more

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Jones Picks Reyes, ‘Overtime’ Responds

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Reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, had to choose between Dominick Reyes and Corey Anderson when it came to …read more

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Corey Anderson responds to potential Jon Jones vs. Dominick Reyes title fight

On Wednesday night, Jon Jones said that he has made his decision: he will fight the “more dangerous” fighter in Dominick Reyes over Corey Anderson in his next title defense. …read more

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Jon Jones picks Dominick Reyes over Corey Anderson: 'Beating his ass next'

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has made up his mind: If it’s up to him, it’ll be Dominick Reyes – not Corey Anderson – who gets the next shot …read more

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UFC rankings: Darren Till, Corey Anderson crack top five

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UFC 244 saw the emergence of new contenders in multiple divisions. The middleweight division looks a whole lot different this week than it did …read more

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Dan Hardy Issues An Apology To Johnny Walker For Taunting Claim

Dan Hardy has come clean on his claim that Johnny Walker taunted Corey Anderson before their UFC 244 clash. Walker and Anderson did battle this past Saturday night (Nov. 2). …read more

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Walker blames himself Anderson loss: I hesitated too much

Sarah Stier-USA TODAY Sports

Johnny Walker says he got his strategy all wrong in his TKO loss to Corey Anderson at UFC 244. Johnny Walker has said he only …read more

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Dan Hardy issues lengthy apology to Walker for taunting claims

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Dan Hardy apologizes to Johnny Walker for previous claims he made regarding a supposed pre-fight taunting towards Corey Anderson. UFC …read more

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Corey Anderson clarifies release comments, willing to wait for Jones vs. Reyes winner

UFC light heavyweight contender Corey Anderson has clarified his recent remarks about wanting to be released from the UFC, and has also confirmed his plans for the immediate future.
Anderson was …read more

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Johnny Walker reveals the mistake that cost him at UFC 244

UFC light heavyweight contender Johnny Walker has spoken about the mistake which cost him the fight against Corey Anderson this past weekend.
Walker headlined the prelims at UFC 244 in a …read more

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Corey Anderson clarifies his stance on receiving a title shot or being released from the UFC

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Corey Anderson wants a title shot, but he’s not issuing ultimatums to the UFC just yet.
The former Ultimate Fighter winner made it clear that …read more

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Johnny Walker: ‘I Hesitated Too Much’ Against Corey Anderson At UFC 244

Johnny Walker feels he knows why things went south for him against Corey Anderson. Walker was riding a wave of momentum going into his light heavyweight clash with Corey Anderson. …read more

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Corey Anderson confirms Walker did not taunt him backstage prior to UFC 244

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Corey Anderson admits Johnny Walker did not taunt him backstage prior to UFC 244. It looks like Dan Hardy owes Johnny Walker an apology.
In …read more

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Johnny Walker says he waited too much in loss to Corey Anderson at UFC 244

UFC 244 was a wakeup call for Johnny Walker.
Walker (17-4 MMA, 3-1 UFC) went into his pivotal light heavyweight bout with Corey Anderson as the betting favorite and was taken …read more

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Corey Anderson says Johnny Walker didn’t taunt him backstage despite Dan Hardy’s claims

UFC light heavyweight Corey Anderson addressed rumors that Johnny Walker taunted him backstage before their fight at UFC 244. According to Anderson, Walker didn’t say anything to him despite UFC …read more

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Corey Anderson explains why he deserves title shot before Dominick Reyes

Corey Anderson and Dominick Reyes are two of the top contenders in the UFC light heavyweight division. Both have arguably earned the opportunity to fight the champion, Jon Jones.
Only one …read more

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Johnny Walker Denies Dan Hardy’s Claim That He Taunted Corey Anderson Before UFC 244 Bout

Johnny Walker has taken issue with Dan Hardy’s claim that he taunted Corey Anderson before their UFC 244 bout. Walker shared the Octagon with Anderson this past Saturday night (Nov. …read more

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Johnny Walker dismisses Dan Hardy’s claims that he taunted Corey Anderson moments before UFC 244 fight

Corey Anderson (left) confirmed that Johnny Walker did not taunt him backstage at UFC 244. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Johnny Walker lost via first-round knockout to Corey Anderson …read more

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UFC 244 video: Dana White rants about Corey Anderson’s ‘crybaby bulls—t’

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Dana White doesn’t seem too happy about his new UFC contender. Corey Anderson and the UFC seems to still have a …read more

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Johnny Walker scolds Dan Hardy for suggesting he taunts opponents, Hardy responds

UFC analyst Dan Hardy recently alleged that Johnny Walker taunted Corey Anderson backstage before their UFC 244 fight. It did not take Walker long to respond.
The light heavyweights collided in …read more

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Dana White Fires Back At Corey Anderson’s ‘Crybaby Bullsh*t’

UFC president Dana White hasn’t responded too kindly to Corey Anderson’s gripes. Anderson put on quite a show last night (Nov. 2). On the featured preliminary bout of the UFC …read more

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Dana White's advice to disgruntled Corey Anderson after UFC 244: Take the fights we offer you

Corey Anderson showed up at UFC 244 determined to make a statement, and UFC president Dana White heard it loud and clear.
Speaking at the post-fight news conference at Madison Square …read more

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Dana White responds to ‘crybaby’ Corey Anderson

Corey Anderson proved his worth in the light heavyweight division during his UFC 244 fight. ‘Overtime’ finished Johnny Walker by TKO just over two minutes into the first round, putting …read more

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Anthony Smith tells Corey Anderson to ‘be humble or shut your mouth’

UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith was not a fan of the way Corey Anderson conducted himself after knocking out Johnny Walker at UFC 244, and now Smith wants to …read more

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Corey Anderson says UFC can release him if promotion continues skipping him for the title shot

NEW YORK CITY – Light heavyweight Corey Anderson talks about his knockout of Johnny Walker at UFC 244. Anderson shares what he said to Walker after his upset win, his …read more

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Corey Anderson Thinks He’s at Top of Light Heavyweight Contender Ladder

During a stretch of four fights from 2016 to 2017, Corey Anderson suffered three losses and was cast aside as another young contender not deemed quite good enough for the …read more

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Posted on November 3, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Corey Anderson Believes He’s at Top of Light Heavyweight Contender Ladder

During a stretch of four fights from 2016 to 2017, Corey Anderson suffered three losses and was cast aside as another young contender not deemed quite good enough for the …read more

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Corey Anderson demands title shot against Jon Jones or wants UFC to release him

UFC light heavyweight Corey Anderson is demanding a title shot against UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones or to be released from the promotion.
Anderson picked up a massive first-round knockout …read more

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Anderson blasts ‘fraud’ Jon Jones after TKO win at UFC 244

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UFC light heavyweight contender Corey Anderson did not mince his words about champion Jon Jones after his UFC 244 win over Johnny Walker. …read more

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Dana White calls Corey Anderson’s fight week issues ‘crybaby bullsh*t’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Corey Anderson made quite a statement at UFC 244 with a first-round knockout against highly touted prospect Johnny Walker on the preliminary card.
A fired-up Anderson …read more

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Corey Anderson calls for title shot with Jon Jones after derailing Johnny Walker train

NEW YORK – Corey Anderson beat Johnny Walker with a first-round TKO Saturday to close out the preliminary card at UFC 244 at Madison Square Garden in New York.
Take a …read more

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UFC 244 bonuses: Kevin Lee, Corey Anderson get performance nods for violent finishes

Corey Andersonwanted to make a statement to a light heavyweight division which hasn’t show him much respect. Kevin Lee wanted to make a statement that he’s back in the lightweight …read more

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Johnny Walker issues statement following TKO loss to Corey Anderson

Perennial UFC light heavyweight contender Johnny Walker suffered the first loss of his Octagon career at tonight’s UFC 244 at the hands of Corey Anderson.
Walker (17-4 MMA) entered tonight’s contest …read more

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UFC 244 Results: Corey Anderson stops Johnny Walker in Round 1 (Video)

A light heavyweight scrap between perennial divison contenders Corey Anderson and Johnny Walker serves as the featured bout of tonight’s UFC 244 prelims.
Walker (17-3 MMA) will enter tonight’s contest on …read more

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UFC 244 prelims results & video: Anderson runs through Walker

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Check out the results and highlights from the UFC 244 ESPN2 prelims, including Corey Anderson running right through Johnny Walker …read more

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Twitter reacts to Corey Anderson's quick TKO of Johnny Walker at UFC 244

Corey Anderson got the statement he was looking for when he defeated Johnny Walker at UFC 244.
Anderson (13-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC) has long been pushing for a light heavyweight title …read more

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Jon Jones reacts to Corey Anderson’s big win at UFC 244

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was obviously watching tonight’s UFC 244 bout between division rivals Johnny Walker and Corey Anderson.
Shortly after Anderson derailed the Walker hype train with a …read more

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UFC 244 results: Fired-up Corey Anderson brutalizes Johnny Walker in first-round TKO

Entering UFC 244 fight week, all eyes were on Johnny Walker.
Saturday night at New York’s Madison Square Garden, though, Corey Anderson stole his thunder.
An upset according to the oddsmakers, Anderson …read more

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UFC 244 results: Corey Anderson stops Johnny Walker hype with stunning first round TKO

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Corey Anderson put an emphatic end to the hype surrounding top light heavyweight prospect Johnny Walker in the featured prelim at UFC 244.
In the days …read more

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Corey Anderson vows to ‘dominate’ Johnny Walker

Per Haljestam-USA TODAY Sports

Corey Anderson wants to end Johnny Walker’s ascension at UFC 244. Light heavyweight contender Corey Anderson is ready to end one of the division’s most …read more

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Johnny Walker Aiming For Decision Win to Show He’s ‘Not Just Flying Knees & Kicks’

Johnny Walker is using his fight this weekend against Corey Anderson at UFC 244 to prove to the world that he’s capable of going the distance in his fights, as …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC 244: ESPN2 prelims preview

Get the inside scoop on UFC 244’s televised prelims, featuring a highly anticipated contest between the steady Corey Anderson and KO machine Johnny Walker. Though there is nothing wrong with …read more

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Johnny Walker Wants To Go The Distance At UFC 244

Johnny Walker is hoping to quiet the doubters on Saturday as he takes on Corey Anderson at UFC 244. In this fight, the Brazilian hopes to go the distance to …read more

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Corey Anderson not buying the hype around Johnny Walker: ‘It’s sink or swim right now’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Corey Anderson knows that UFC hype can be a fickle beast.
For some athletes like Israel Adesanya, it gives them the opportunity to shine at a …read more

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Corey Anderson received tough feedback from the UFC that ‘didn’t sit well’

Corey Anderson, who is set to take on red-hot prospect Johnny Walker at UFC 244 this weekend, has been calling for big-name opponents in the light heavyweight division for some …read more

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Anderson Will Smash Walker, Suck Anyway

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“Rampage” tried to warn you… Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight contender, Corey Anderson, may be in the worst …read more

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Corey Anderson: UFC told me ‘the needle doesn’t move on you’ for a title shot, bigger fights

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Following his third win in a row last December, Corey Anderson believed he should be knocking on the door of a title shot in his …read more

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Posted on October 28, 2019, 7:46 pm By
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Unfiltered Episode 335: Steve-O and Corey Anderson

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So Long Cain, Hello Latifi

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After suffering back-to-back losses to Corey Anderson and Volkan Oezdemir, Ilir Latifi is moving up to the Heavyweight division. While “The Sledgehammer” …read more

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