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Audio: Listen to 'strange' corner advice Diego Sanchez received at UFC Rio Rancho

Diego Sanchez walked into the cage at UFC on ESPN+ 25 with just a single cornermen following in support – School of Self-Awareness founder Joshua Fabia.
Fabia has recently assumed the …read more

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McGregor Calls Out Sanchez, Gets Response From Pereira Instead

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Hey, since Diego Sanchez snatched Michel Pereira’s win away from him, it’s only right that Pereira snatch Sanchez’s feud with McGregor away, right?
Pereira was two …read more

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Conor McGregor teases Diego Sanchez fight, gets called out by Michel Pereira

Conor McGregor teased a potential fight with Diego Sanchez and promptly got called out by Sanchez’s latest opponent, Michel Pereira.
Sanchez and Pereira fought in the co-main event of UFC Rio …read more

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Diego Sanchez got some strange advice from his ‘guru’ between rounds

In the co-main event of Saturday’s UFC Rio Rancho card, The Ultimate Fighter season 1 winner Diego Sanchez had his second fight under the tutelage of controversial coach Joshua Fabia. …read more

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Diego Sanchez might have played the system in DQ, but his win is earned in blood

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Up until the end, it was one of those nights for Diego Sanchez. Nothing he tried offensively worked. His defense was …read more

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Posted on February 16, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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‘Think of the shadow!’ - A transcript of Sanchez’s ‘guru’ corner advice

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Here’s a transcript from Diego Sanchez’s controversial coach and “guru” giving him corner advice. Diego Sanchez left his longtime stable in JacksonWink, after he says …read more

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Posted on February 16, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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UFC Rio Rancho video highlights: Pereira DQ’d for illegal knee, Sanchez awarded the win

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Check out the full-fight video highlights of Michel Pereira losing Diego Sanchez by disqualification from the UFC Rio Rancho co-main event. …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 25 results: Diego Sanchez wins by disqualification after Michel Pereira illegal knee

Diego Sanchez walked away with a win Saturday night.
The Season 1 winner of “The Ultimate Fighter” defeated Michel Pereira via disqualification in the co-main event of UFC on ESPN+ 25. …read more

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Diego Sanchez vs. Michel Pereira full fight video highlights

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Watch Diego Sanchez vs. Michel Pereira full fight video highlights from UFC Rio Rancho’s co-main event above, courtesy of the UFC.
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UFC Rio Rancho results: Michel Pereira loses by DQ after late foul on Diego Sanchez

Michel Pereira lands an illegal knee on Diego Sanchez at UFC Rio Rancho on Saturday | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Michel Pereira snatched defeat from …read more

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UFC Rio Rancho Results: Diego Sanchez def. Michel Pereira via DQ (Highlights)

Tonight’s UFC Rio Rancho event is co-headlined by an exciting welterweight bout between fan favorites Diego Sanchez and Michel Pereira.
Sanchez (29-12 MMA) is coming off a unanimous decision setback to …read more

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UFC results and video: Diego Sanchez wins by DQ after Michel Pereira’s illegal knee

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Diego Sanchez just beat Michel Pereira by disqualification in the UFC Rio Rancho co-main event. In the UFC Rio Rancho co-main …read more

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Pros react to Diego Sanchez defeating Michel Pereira via DQ at UFC Rio Rancho

Tonight’s UFC Rio Rancho event was co-headlined by an exciting welterweight bout between fan favorites Diego Sanchez and Michel Pereira.
Sanchez (29-12 MMA) entered tonight’s event looking to rebound, this after …read more

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UFC Rio Rancho live blog: Diego Sanchez vs. Michel Pereira

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This is the UFC Rio Rancho live blog for Diego Sanchez vs. Michel Pereira, the welterweight co-main event for Saturday’s fight card at Santa …read more

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Darren Till calls Diego Sanchez a ‘mushroom’ ahead of UFC Rio Rancho

UFC middleweight contender Darren Till had some choice words for Diego Sanchez ahead of tonight’s event in Rio Rancho.
The Liverpool native, Till (18-2-1 MMA), chimed in on an old video …read more

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UFC Unfiltered Episode 367: Diego Sanchez, Tim Means & Phoenix Carnevale

Listen to the latest UFC Unfiltered podcast featuring Diego Sanchez, Tim Means & Phoenix Carnevale
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Posted on February 15, 2020, 10:46 pm By
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Diego Sanchez intends to ‘unload the clips’ on Michel Pereira and leave him in a ‘pool of blood’

Diego Sanchez is known for having an unorthodox approach to training not to mention his methods inside the Octagon, but doesn’t think much of Michel Pereira’s antics.
The Brazilian made a …read more

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Pereira: Diego Is ‘Afraid Of What’s Going To Happen Saturday Night’

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With his weight cut out of the way, Michel Pereira called out Diego Sanchez for threatening to pull out of their Rio Rancho fight. Diego …read more

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UFC Rio Rancho weigh-in staredowns: Diego Sanchez brings the heat to faceoff with Michel Pereira

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Heading into his 31st UFC fight, Diego Sanchez’s intensity levels have not dropped one iota.
Sanchez stared a hole through an energetic Michel Pereira, and …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC Rio Rancho: Main card preview

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Get the scoop on the main card contests out of UFC Rio Rancho, featuring two bonus hogs in longtime fan favorite Diego Sanchez clashing …read more

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The War Room: Dan Hardy breaks down Michel Pereira vs. Diego Sanchez at UFC on ESPN+ 25

Dan Hardy has transitioned his fighting career to a role behind the mic as one of the sport’s most respected analysts, but even he admits he’s a little unsure of …read more

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Diego Sanchez in a state of 'serene calm' entering UFC on ESPN+ 25 fight vs. Michel Pereira

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – It has been almost six years since Diego Sanchez last fought in his home state.
On Saturday night, Sanchez (29-12 MMA, 18-12 UFC) returns to fight on New …read more

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UFC ‘Rio Rancho’ Clash: Sanchez Vs. Pereira!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight wildcards Diego Sanchez and Michel Pereira will throw down this Saturday (Feb. 15, 2020) at UFC Fight Night …read more

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Diego Sanchez promises to leave Michel Pereira in a ‘pool of blood,’ but won’t fight him if he misses weight 

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Diego Sanchez has a message for Michel Pereira before they clash this weekend in New Mexico.
According to the former “Ultimate Fighter” winner, Pereira needs to …read more

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Pereira wanting to ‘put on a show’ versus Sanchez

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Brazilian welterweight Michel Pereira believes he will score another one of his big wins when he meets Diego Sanchez in …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Diego Sanchez now has a guru trainer, and Michel Pereira is in deep water

When Michel Pereira is not even the second strangest person in the cage, we are in for a treat. Diego Sanchez has a guru.

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Diego Sanchez Is Ready For A New Chapter

Read the feature on UFC welterweight Diego Sanchez before UFC Rio Rancho.
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Posted on February 13, 2020, 1:46 am By
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Take a trip down memory lane with the original 'Ultimate Fighter,' Diego Sanchez

In 2005, Diego Sanchez won the first installment of “The Ultimate Fighter,” and he’s still trucking to this day.
One of the most unique characters to ever grace the show, Sanchez …read more

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Diego Sanchez discusses benefits of training with ‘self awareness’ coach Joshua Fabia

After spending the majority of his fighting career with the famed JacksonWink MMA team in Albuquerque, New Mexico, The Ultimate Fighter 1 winner Diego Sanchez cut ties with the gym …read more

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Diego Sanchez: ‘This will be the fight that showcases Diego Sanchez, not Jackson-Wink’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

For the majority of his fighting career, Diego Sanchez trained under the tutelage of head coaches Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn.
The famed Albuquerque, N.M. gym …read more

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Sanchez Feels ‘Fresh’ Despite ‘500 stitches, 1,672 Strikes Absorbed’

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Diego Sanchez challenges you to find anyone who has lasted as long as him in UFC and still looks pretty. Diego Sanchez is …read more

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Posted on February 11, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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Sanchez, Saint Preux given retroactive bans

As part of their retroactive suspensions for anti-doping violations, Diego Sanchez will be eligible to fight Michel Pereira at UFC Rio Rancho on Feb. 15, as scheduled, while Ovince Saint …read more

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Diego Sanchez suspended 3-months for Ostarine

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The longtime UFC action fighter and TUF winner is the latest athlete to find himself sanctioned by USADA for supplements tainted by Ostarine. …read more

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Ovince St. Preux Receives 3-Month Suspension for Tainted Supplements

Ovince St. Preux is the second prominent fighter on Friday to test positive for banned supplements and have his suspension reduced to three months, joining Diego Sanchez. …read more

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Diego Sanchez accepts USADA sanction for tainted substance

USADA announced on Friday that Diego Sanchez, of Albuquerque, N.M., has accepted a three-month sanction for a violation of the UFC Anti-Doping Policy after testing positive for prohibited substances.
Sanchez, …read more

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Posted on January 31, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Diego Sanchez accepts 3-month USADA suspension for banned substances, but still fights at UFC Rio Rancho

Diego Sanchez is the latest victim of a tainted supplement.
The UFC veteran has accepted a three-month suspension after failing an out-of-competition drug test collected on Dec. 12. The U.S. Anti-Doping …read more

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Diego Sanchez accepts three-month USADA sanction

Veteran UFC welterweight Diego Sanchez has accepted a three-month sanction from USADA for a violation of the UFC Anti-Doping Policy.
Sanchez tested positive for the prohibited substances ostarine and S-23 in …read more

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Sanchez Suspended By USADA, Gets To Fight Anyway

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Longtime UFC veteran Diego Sanchez was slapped with a three-month suspension for flunking a United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) drug …read more

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Diego Sanchez accepts three-month USADA suspension for ostarine, S-23

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Diego Sanchez has accepted a three-month suspension from the USADA after it was determined that a recent positive drug test came about …read more

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Michael Chiesa says he ‘loves’ matchup but doesn’t know why Rafael dos Anjos asked for it

Michael Chiesa wanted a ranked opponent after his win over Diego Sanchez but did not expect to get a top-five opponent in Rafael dos Anjos.
Chiesa, who moved up to welterweight …read more

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Pereira eager to ‘shut up the critics’ against Sanchez

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Welterweight Michel Pereira wants to prove doubters wrong, and show he can beat veteran Diego Sanchez at UFC Rio Rancho. …read more

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Posted on January 3, 2020, 1:46 am By
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Michel Pereira tells fans ‘get ready for a show’ ahead of Diego Sanchez fight

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Michel Pereira promises somersaults and fireworks against Diego Sanchez at UFC Fight Night 167. Michel Pereira will be looking to wow fans at …read more

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Midnight Mania! Michel Pereira won’t stop acrobatic antics, will flip past Diego Sanchez

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight! Welcome to Midnight Mania!
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Posted on December 26, 2019, 5:16 am By
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Michel Pereira Vows to Continue Trademark Flips Against Diego Sanchez

Don’t expect Michel Pereira to change anything about his flashy, aerial approach to fighting when he faces Diego Sanchez at UFC Rio Rancho in February. Only two fights into his …read more

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Michel Pereira promises more somersaults and backflips against Diego Sanchez

Michel Pereira returns to the Octagon against Diego Sanchez at UFC Rio Rancho in February. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Michel Pereira’s third fight in the UFC will be …read more

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