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Eddie Alvarez shares inspirational story from the very beginning of his MMA career

Long before Eddie Alvarez established himself as one of the world’s best fighters, he worked long, hard days pouring concrete.
When he finally got the opportunity to become a full-time fighter, …read more

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Posted on January 10, 2019, 9:46 pm By
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The quarterfinal bouts of the ONE Lightweight World Grand Prix are now official

The four quarterfinal bouts of the ONE Lightweight World Grand Prix are now set. This tournament will feature eight of the promotion’s best lightweights in Eddie Alvarez, Timofey Nastyukhin, Saygid …read more

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Eddie Alvarez, Paul Felder offer two different takes on UFC's return to Philadelphia

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The UFC is returning to the “City of Brotherly Love” maybe just a little too late for one of its former champions.
The promotion Tuesday …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Meet Timofey Nastyukhin: the man who will welcome Eddie Alvarez to ONE Championship

Russia’s Timofey Nastyukhin (12-4, 6 KOS, 4 Subs) has been competing in combat sports for a long time.
He began training in Pankration when he was just a child, and wound …read more

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Posted on January 7, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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ONE Championship Announces Another Grand Prix

Last month, ONE Championship announced a pair of Grand Prix tournaments featuring former UFC champions Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez for both the promotion’s flyweight and lightweight divisions respectively. Last …read more

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Eddie Alvarez makes impassioned argument against PED use after UFC 232 drama

When it was announced that Jon Jones would be allowed to fight at UFC 232 in California, despite trace amounts of turinabol turning up on several of his recent drug …read more

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Eddie Alvarez Says There Should be no Grey Areas For Banned Substances

Former lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez took to social media to state his views on the whole situation with Jon Jones and UFC 232. At yesterday’s press conference, Jon Jones seemed …read more

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ONE Championship announces another Grand Prix for 2019

Back in November, ONE Championship announced that it will be promoting exciting Grand Prix tournaments in its flyweight and lightweight divisions, featuring new signees Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez respectively.
On …read more

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ONE Championship: Breakout Stars To Watch In 2019

The biggest stars in ONE Championship aren’t hard to find. Angela Lee, Aung La N Sang, Martin Nguyen and even newcomers like Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez are household names …read more

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Johnson and Alvarez set for One debuts

After signing for One Championship from the UFC in October, Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez will make their debuts for the promotion in March. After signing for the promotion in …read more

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ONE Championship Japan Debut Features 3 Titles, Eddie Alvarez, and Demetrious Johnson

The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship (ONE), has just announced the first six bouts scheduled for ONE: A NEW ERA, which is set to take …read more

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Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez Set for One Championship Debuts in Japan on March 31

Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez will make their highly-anticipated One Championship debuts in Tokyo on March 31. …read more

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ONE Championship Sets Debut Date For Johnson, Alvarez

After jumping ship from Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) over to ONE Championship, Eddie Alvarez and Demetrious Johnson’s debuts for the Singapore-based combat promotion have been set.
According to the official …read more

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Eddie Alvarez, Demetrious Johnson to make ONE Championship debuts on March 31 in Japan

Eddie Alvarez and Demetrious Johnson will make their highly anticipated ONE Championship debuts on March 31 inside the Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo.
The promotion made the announcement to the Associated …read more

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Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez make ONE Championship debuts March 31 in Japan

Three months into the new year, former UFC champions Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez will make their ONE Championship debuts.
Johnson (27-3-1), the UFC’s inaugural and long-reigning flyweight titleholder, will fight …read more

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One Championship sets Johnson, Alvarez debuts

Demetrious Johnson will take on Japanese flyweight Yuya Wakamatsu in his first bout for One Championship on March 31 in Japan, while Eddie Alvarez will fight Russian lightweight contender Timofey …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | ONE lightweight champ Eduard Folayang discusses possible showdown with Eddie Alvarez

Eduard Folayang is once again the ONE lightweight champion. The Team Lakay representative recaptured the title with a thrilling decision defeat of Amir Khan, which went down in front of …read more

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ONE Championship announces lightweight, flyweight Grand Prix dates

It won’t be long before we see Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez make their ONE Championship debuts.
ONE CEO Chatri Sityodtong announced Thursday that there are dates and locations for the …read more

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BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 107 // Eddie Alvarez | Alberto Del Rio | Eduard Folayang


Eddie Alvarez joins us for an in-depth conversation regarding his recent move to ONE Championship. “The Underground King” discusses his reasoning for parting ways with the UFC, his goal of …read more

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Posted on December 13, 2018, 3:46 am By
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ONE Championship inks deal with Turner Sports

ONE Championship will have a new broadcast home in the United States starting in 2019. ONE Championship has been busy signing former UFC champions Eddie Alvarez and Demetrious Johnson, as …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Eddie Alvarez sizes up potential ONE Championship bouts with Shinya Aoki, Eduard Folayang

Former UFC and Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez will be welcomed to ONE Championship in the most exciting way possible, as he’s set to compete in the promotion’s anticipated Lightweight …read more

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Morning Report: Tony Ferguson responds to Dustin Poirier’s call out: ‘I liked you better when you were quiet kid’

When Conor McGregor jumped the line and beat Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205, it sent the lightweight division into a tailspin. After McGregor involuntarily vacated his belt to go pursue …read more

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ONE Championship reaches deal to air live events on Turner Sports properties

ONE Championship has made headlines in recent months by acquiring all sorts of name talent, from former UFC and Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez to former longtime UFC flyweight titleholder …read more

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ONE Championship Lands U.S. Broadcast Deal With TNT

ONE Championship has been making big moves lately, and they just outdid themselves. Recently, ONE singed former UFC and Bellator MMA lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez to a contract. They followed …read more

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ONE Championship CEO Chatri Sityodtong doesn’t think Conor McGregor would ‘do well in Asia’

ONE Championship has recently made a big effort to further put themselves on the radars of MMA fans around the world.
Thanks to acquisitions of Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez, Miesha Tate, …read more

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ONE Championship CEO Explains Why He Wouldn’t Sign Conor McGregor

Singapore-based mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion, ONE Championship, has been making strides as of late. The promotion recently signed former UFC and Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez to a deal. …read more

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Posted on December 5, 2018, 3:47 pm By
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Super Deal! Northcutt Officially Signs With ONE Championship

Former UFC top prospect Sage Northcutt will join the likes of Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez as the newest member of Asia’s ONE Championship.
The official signing of “Super” Sage was …read more

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