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Franklin On Belfort Rematch: ‘Anything Is Possible’

Long before ONE Championship scooped up the likes of Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez, CEO Chatri Sityodtong poached former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion, Rich Franklin, and appointed him …read more

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UFC 236: Dustin Poirier talks welterweight move, Eddie Alvarez loss, Justin Gaethje's callout

ATLANTA – Dustin Poirier’s biggest lightweight fights are still on the horizon, but he’s not ruling out the possibility of jumping up to welterweight at some point in the future.
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Sage Northcutt Comments On ONE Championship Debuts Of Demetrious Johnson & Eddie Alvarez

Sage Northcutt hasn’t made his ONE Championship debut yet, but two fellow former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighters have. Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez made their ONE Championship debuts at …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Sage Northcutt reacts to ONE Championship debuts of Eddie Alvarez, Demetrious Johnson

Over the last few months, ONE Championship has signed some truly elite talent in Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez, Sage Northcutt and Vitor Belfort. Two of those fighters made their ONE …read more

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Eddie Alvarez opens up about ONE debut loss: 'It felt like my eye exploded from the inside'

Eddie Alvarez has shown time and time again that it takes a lot to stop him. On Tuesday, he showed us just what it took for Timofey Nastyukhin to do …read more

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Eddie Alvarez Releases Statement Following Upset Loss in One Championship Debut

Perhaps the most surprising result of the past weekend in MMA was Eddie Alvarez’s loss in his One Championship debut. …read more

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Pics: ‘Blinded’ Alvarez Shares NSFW Eye Injury

Use the arrows to scroll through his awful eye gallery. This was not the debut Eddie Alvarez was hoping for.
The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion was …read more

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Eddie Alvarez issues statement, posts graphic injury photos following ONE Championship debut

Former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez made his ONE Championship debut this past weekend, albeit with a less than stellar result.
Timofey Nastyukhin scored the technical knockout of Alvarez just four …read more

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Eddie Alvarez releases statement following ONE Championship loss

Eddie Alvarez broke his silence on Tuesday.
The former UFC and Bellator lightweight titleholder came up short in his ONE Championship debut, losing to Timofey Nastyukhin by first-round knockout and suffering …read more

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Eddie Alvarez reacts to ONE Championship loss to Timofey Nastyukhin

Former UFC and Bellator lightweight champ Eddie Alvarez is one of several high profile free agents to sign an exclusive, multi-fight deal with ONE Championship of late. “The Underground King” …read more

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Demetrious Johnson wins debut, Eddie Alvarez gets KO’d in ONE ‘A New Era’ Highlights

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ONE: A New Era launched many exciting facets to ONE Championship’s evolving strategy. Former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson was impressive in his debut victory, while …read more

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ONE Championship CEO Teases Possibly Signing Tenshin Nasukawa

ONE Championship continues to try and make big moves to elevate their brand. After signing the likes of Eddie Alvarez and Demetrious Johnson, CEO Chatri Sityodtong wants to continue adding …read more

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Triple Take: What to make of Eddie Alvarez's disastrous ONE Championship debut

In late 2018, former UFC and Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez made big news when it was announced he had signed with Asian MMA powerhouse ONE Championship. Alvarez was put …read more

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Posted on April 2, 2019, 1:46 am By
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DJ on Alvarez’s ONE debut loss: ‘Every athlete can lose on any given day’

The former UFC flyweight champion had a successful debut in his new promotional home, but fellow newcomer Eddie Alvarez didn’t fare quite so well. ONE Championship’s ‘A New Era’ show …read more

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The Break: On UFC Philadelphia's one-hitter quitters, Conor McGregor (again), Eddie Alvarez

Ever have one of those weeks and/or weekends when, by the time you get to Monday, you can barely remember everything that happened? That’s more or less every week in …read more

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Kamaru Usman Has Kind Words For Eddie Alvarez Following Loss In ONE Championship Debut

Kamaru Usman is offering words of encouragement for Eddie Alvarez. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) title holders Alvarez and Demetrious Johhnson made their ONE Championship debuts yesterday (March 31) in …read more

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The Most Violent Man In All Of MMA

Prior to Justin Gaethje facing Eddie Alvarez at UFC 218 back in 2017, Eddie proclaimed the winner would be dubbed “UFC’s Most Violent Man.” After intense back-and-forth action, Alvarez managed …read more

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Timofey Nastyukhin reacts to ONE Championship knockout of ‘legend’ Eddie Alvarez

TOKYO — After his big win at ONE Championship: A New Era, Timofey Nastyukhin discusses knocking out Eddie Alvarez, what that means for his status in MMA, the rest of …read more

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ONE Championship: Demetrious Johnson discusses ‘rough’ start, Eddie Alvarez loss, more

TOKYO — Demetrious Johnson talks about his ONE Championship debut, what it was like fighting in Tokyo, Eddie Alvarez’s loss, not fighting with Matt Hume in his corner, and more …read more

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Posted on March 31, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Mixed results for Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez, but ONE’s ‘New Era’ starts strong

On Saturday night in the United States, the UFC’s Octagon touched down in Philadelphia, a historic fight town that had somehow fallen off the promotion’s radar. It had been almost …read more

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Johnson challenged, Alvarez KO'd in ONE debuts

Making their One Championship debuts, Demetrious Johnson won by second-round guillotine choke in a competitive fight while Eddie Alvarez was knocked out in the first round. …read more

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ONE Championship: A New Era post-fight press conference

At the ONE Championship: A New Era press conference, former UFC champions Eddie Alvarez and Demetrious Johnson, as well as other stars from the card like Angela Lee, will answer …read more

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Video: Watch Timofey Nastyukhin spoil Eddie Alvarez's ONE Championship debut with TKO

Timofey Nastyukhin SHOCKS THE ! The Russian warrior knocks out Eddie Alvarez at 4:05 of Round 1 to advance in the ONE Lightweight World Grand Prix! #WeAreONE #ANewEra #Tokyo #MartialArts …read more

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Videos: Alvarez loses ONE debut by TKO, Johnson wins by sub

Check out the results and highlights from the ONE Championship: A New Era card, where Demetrious Johnson won by second-round submission and Eddie Alvarez lost by first-round TKO. The …read more

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ONE Championship video: Timofey Nastyukhin puts Eddie Alvarez down in round one

Welcome to ONE Championship, Eddie Alvarez.
Making his debut for the Singapore-based promotion Sunday at the “A New Era” show in Tokyo, Japan, Alvarez was overwhelmed by Russian knockout artist Timofey …read more

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ONE Championship 92 results: Timofey Nastyukhin upsets Eddie Alvarez with first-round TKO

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If you don’t know the name Timofey Nastyukhin, now might be the time you should start getting used to it.
Nastyukhin (13-4) upset highly …read more

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ONE Championship 92 results: Live updates from Japan with Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez, more

The most anticipated event in ONE Championship history takes place today, featuring four title fights and the promotional debuts of former UFC champs Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez.
“ONE Championship 92: …read more

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ONE Championship: A New Era live stream, results, PBP

Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s ONE Championship event, where UFC champs Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez make their promotional debuts. Join us today on Bloody Elbow for live results, …read more

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Mark Henry feels Eddie Alvarez has ‘a tad bit more’ pressure in ONE debut than he did in UFC

TOKYO — Ahead of ONE Championship: A New Era on Sunday in Tokyo, Mark Henry discusses Eddie Alvarez’s ONE debut, the pressure Alvarez is facing with expectations in ONE, Marlon …read more

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Posted on March 30, 2019, 7:16 am By
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ONE Championship: A New Era press conference staredown highlights

TOKYO — At the ONE Championship press conference Thursday, the stars from the big card, including Eddie Alvarez, Demetrious Johnson, Shinya Aoki and more, faced off ahead of their bouts …read more

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ONE Championship flyweight tournament gets shuffle with Andrew Leone out

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Photos: Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez, Sage Northcutt at ONE Championship open workouts in L.A.

ONE Championship’s upcoming flyweight tournament field has a new member in the field.
Andrew Leone (8-4) is out …read more

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Morning Report: Conor McGregor says he is in negotiations with the UFC, aiming to return in July

When Conor McGregor knocked out Eddie Alvarez to claim the UFC’s lightweight title at UFC 205, fans had to wait two years to see him return to the cage. This …read more

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Posted on March 18, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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ONE FC’s Nguyen thinks Alvarez will lose in debut: ‘I don’t see that hunger’

“I don’t see that hunger anymore now that he’s moved from the UFC to ONE Championship.” Eddie Alvarez will look to impress in his ONE FC debut when he takes …read more

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Posted on March 12, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Eddie Alvarez: There is a serious shift going on in MMA; you have to test free agency

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Eddie Alvarez is one of the big names in American MMA to make the jump from the UFC to ONE Championship, along with Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” …read more

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Video! Alvarez, Northcutt Mix It Up With Shaq On TNT

Former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez and former UFC rising star Sage Northcutt are doing their best to stand out in 2019.
As two of the newest members of ONE Championship, …read more

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Eddie Alvarez and Sage Northcutt had fun with Shaq and Charles Barkley on 'Inside the NBA'

One thing that was appealing about ONE Championship’s U.S. broadcast deal with Turner Sports is the door being open for some cool cross promotion, and we got a taste of …read more

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Roy Jones Responds To Vitor Belfort’s Boxing Challenge

Vitor Belfort is now a member of the ONE Championship roster. “The Phenom” joins the likes of Eddie Alvarez, Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson, and “Super” Sage Northcutt as former UFC …read more

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Dana White Responds To Eddie Alvarez’s Interim UFC Title Jab

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White is aware of Eddie Alvarez’s recent criticism of interim titles. UFC 236 will feature two interim title bouts. In the main event, featherweight …read more

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Posted on March 2, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Dana White responds to “weird” comments from Eddie Alvarez regarding interim titles

Dana White has responded to Eddie Alvarez, this after the former UFC lightweight champion spoke out against the promotions interim titles.

Alvarez, who will make his ONE Championship debut later this …read more

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Dana White refutes Eddie Alvarez's claims about UFC interim titles

LAS VEGAS – UFC President Dana White likes former lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez. But White still is compelled to set the record straight on UFC pay.
Alvarez, who signed with ONE …read more

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White responds to Alvarez: Interim champs get cut of PPV

Dana White responds to former UFC champ Eddie Alvarez. Eddie Alvarez recently spoke out against interim championships, calling it sad and a “replacement for money.” Dana White, who was promoting …read more

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Dana White responds to Eddie Alvarez’s ‘sick joke’ interim title comments

Former UFC and Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez made headlines earlier this week when, at a ONE Championship open workout, he ripped into the UFC’s habit of crowning interim champion …read more

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Vitor Belfort Calls Out Roy Jones Jr. For ONE Championship Clash

ONE Championship continues to ink notable names down to deals. Their roster currently consists of the likes of former UFC champions Eddie Alvarez and Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson. Also, “Super” …read more

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Posted on March 1, 2019, 3:46 pm By
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The MMA Road Show with John Morgan No. 205 – Las Vegas: Brian Ortega, Eddie Alvarez, Danny Austin, Oscar Willis, Ant Walker

Episode No. 205 of “The MMA Road Show with John Morgan” podcast is now available for streaming and download.
MMAjunkie lead staff reporter John Morgan hosts the show while traveling the …read more

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Ex-UFC champ Eddie Alvarez rips interim titles, calls Tony Ferguson's situation 'the saddest story'

LAS VEGAS – Eddie Alvarez believes fighters, media and fans need to “wake up” when it comes to the use of interim titles in MMA.
Alvarez, a ONE Championship fighter, believes …read more

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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (8 p.m. ET) with Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez, Rich Franklin, Mark Montoya (all in studio)

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT) with guests Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez, Rich Franklin, Mark Montoya.
Former UFC champions and current ONE Championship athletes Demetrious …read more

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Nguyen-Jadambaa, Saruta-Pacio title fights set for 'ONE Championship: Roots of Honor' in April

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Photos: Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez, Sage Northcutt at ONE Championship open workouts in L.A.

ONE Championship will be back in the Philippines in April with a pair of titles on the …read more

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Sage Northcutt on difference between UFC, ONE Championship: We don't get bad-mouthed

In one of their first public appearances since defecting to ONE Championship, Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez and Sage Northcutt went to bat for the Asia-based promotion.
At a media day in …read more

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Eddie Alvarez Believes UFC Interim Titles Are a Sick Joke

Former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez strongly believes the way that the UFC uses its interim title belts are a serious problem that should be addressed. As one of the …read more

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Posted on February 27, 2019, 7:46 pm By
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VIDEO | Eddie Alvarez explains why interim titles are a ‘serious problem’

Former #UFC & #Bellator champ Eddie Alvarez had A LOT to say over “sad” interim titles in MMA Watch full interview: https://t.co/bdi7Yh3eqh pic.twitter.com/uTcj7THGl7— MMAFighting.com (@MMAFighting) February 27, 2019“Look, this is …read more

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Eddie Alvarez calls interim titles ‘sick joke’ UFC creates to avoid paying fighters more

LOS ANGELES — At a ONE Championship open workout Tuesday, Eddie Alvarez discusses his ONE debut March 31 in a grand-prix tournament, interim titles in the UFC, the differences he’s …read more

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