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Kevin Lee Wanted to Show ‘Complete Game’ vs. Edson Barboza at UFC Fight Night 128

Kevin Lee wanted to display all aspects of his mixed martial arts talent against Edson Barboza at UFC Fight Night 128. …read more

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Posted on April 22, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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UFC Fight Night 128 Performance Of The Night Bonus Winners

UFC Fight Night 128 has come-and-gone and it was quite the event. The event saw Kevin Lee dominate Edson Barboza, aside from one scary moment from a hook kick, en …read more

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Kevin Lee follows through on prediction | What’s Next?

Kevin Lee overcame some third round adversity in the form of a well executed spinning wheel kick, compliments of Edson Barboza in last nights main event in Atlantic City. …read more

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UFC Atlantic City, The Morning After: Remembering Edson Barboza’s Near-Victory

What you may have missed from last night Kevin Lee put an absolute beating on Edson Barboza leading up to the doctor’s stoppage in the final round. It was even …read more

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Posted on April 22, 2018, 3:46 pm By
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RECAP! Lee Batters Barboza, Forces Doctor Stoppage!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight contenders Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee clashed last night (Sat., April 21, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 128 from inside Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, …read more

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Kevin Lee believes he’s the ‘real challenge’ for Nurmagomedov, not Poirier or Alvarez 

Following his fifth-round TKO victory over Edson Barboza on Saturday night in Atlantic City, Kevin Lee called for a showdown with newly crowned UFC lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov.
However, the path …read more

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Highlights! Lee Batters Barboza, Pushes Through Wheel Kick For TKO Finish

Lightweight contenders Kevin Lee and Edson Barboza delivered bloody carnage last night (Sat., April 21, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 128 live on FOX Sports 1 from inside Boardwalk Hall …read more

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UFC Atlantic City: Barboza vs. Lee - Winners and Losers

Kevin Lee made an emphatic statement on his place in the lightweight division when he tore apart Edson Barboza to make him the biggest winner of the night. Who else …read more

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UFC AC recap: Lee mauls Barboza for TKO win

In the UFC Fight Night 128 main event, Kevin Lee dominated Edson Barboza en route to a fifth-round TKO win. Edson Barboza is too tough for his own good.
The UFC …read more

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Kevin Lee Dominates Edson Barboza (UFC Atlantic City Fight Highlights)

Check out highlights from Kevin Lee’s dominant victory over Edson Barboza at UFC Fight Night 128 on Saturday in Atlantic City, N.J. …read more

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Kevin Lee vs. Edson Barboza full fight video highlights

Watch Kevin Lee vs. Edson Barboza full fight video highlights from UFC Atlantic City’s main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports.
UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Lee took place April 21 …read more

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Posted on April 22, 2018, 8:16 am By
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Kevin Lee Heard Robert Follis’ Voice in His Head to Help Him Through Third Round Scare

Kevin Lee discusses how he made it through that frightening moment in the third round when he was clipped by a wheel kick from Edson Barboza. …read more

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Pros react to Lee’s TKO win over Barboza at UFC Atlantic City

Kevin Lee stopped Edson Barboza in the 5th round in UFC Atlantic City main event. Pro fighters sounded off on Twitter. The UFC’s #6 lightweight Kevin Lee overcame some mid-fight …read more

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UFC Atlantic City: Pros react to Kevin Lee vs. Edson Barboza, more

Kevin Lee vowed to improve upon the Khabib Nurmagomedov gameplan when he met Edson Barboza at UFC Atlantic City, and he did just that — with one little exception.
Lee survived …read more

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Lee defeats Barboza via TKO, calls out Khabib

Former interim title challenger Kevin Lee turned in one of the best performances of his career Saturday night in Atlantic City, defeating Edson Barboza via TKO at 2:18 of the …read more

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UFC Atlantic City video highlights: Lee finishes Barboza in thriller

Check out the full fight video highlights of Kevin Lee stopping Edson Barboza late in the UFC Atlantic City main event. Atlantic City was the setting that saw Kevin Lee …read more

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Twitter reacts to Kevin Lee's victory over Edson Barboza at UFC Fight Night 128

Kevin Lee got himself back in the discussion among top lightweight contenders on Saturday when he defeated Edson Barboza in the UFC Fight Night 128 headliner.
Following a disappointing loss …read more

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Posted on April 22, 2018, 5:46 am By
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Kevin Lee dominates Edson Barboza, winning by unanimous decision

Kevin Lee controlled the matchup from the start, defeating Edson Barboza in brutal fashion. …read more

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MMA Community reacts to tonight’s UFC Atlantic City main event!

MMA Community reacts to tonight’s UFC Atlantic City main event!
A key lightweight tilt between perennial division contenders Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee served as the headliner of tonight’s UFC Fight …read more

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Kevin Lee Brutalizes Edson Barboza by TKO, Calls for Khabib Nurmagomedov Next

Kevin Lee picked up a huge win in the main event from Atlantic City as he absolutely brutalized Edson Barboza over the course of four plus rounds en route to …read more

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UFC Atlantic City Results: Kevin Lee smashes Edson Barboza (Highlights)

UFC Atlantic City Results: Kevin Lee smashes Edson Barboza
A key lightweight bout between perennial division contenders Kevin Lee and Edson Barboza served as the headliner of tonight’s UFC Fight Night …read more

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UFC Atlantic City results: Lee forces doctor’s stoppage TKO vs. Barboza

Kevin Lee defeated Edson Barboza by TKO in the UFC Atlantic City main event. The top of the UFC Atlantic City billing saw the company’s #6 lightweight Kevin Lee win …read more

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UFC Fight Night 128 results: Kevin Lee dominant for TKO win over Edson Barboza

Edson Barboza is no easy out for anyone, but Kevin Lee made it look like a walk in the park … mostly.
Lee (17-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC) dominated Barboza (19-6 MMA, …read more

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UFC Atlantic City results: Kevin Lee finishes Edson Barboza in fifth round

If Kevin Lee can get a handle on his weight-cut issues, he just might make a run at the UFC lightweight title.
Lee missed weight by a pound for his UFC …read more

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Posted on April 22, 2018, 5:46 am By
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UFC Atlantic City live blog: Barboza vs. Lee

This is the UFC Atlantic City live blog for Edson Barboza vs. Kevin Lee, a catchweight bout at Saturday night’s UFC event at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J.
The bout …read more

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UFC Atlantic City live results, discussion, play by play

Live, blow-by-blow updates for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 128 in Atlantic City, which will be headlined by a lightweight fight between Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee. Join us today (Saturday, …read more

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Kevin Lee makes bold prediction against Edson Barboza

At UFC 169 Kevin “The Motown Phenom” Lee stepped into the octagon with a 7-0 record against “Raging Al” Iaquinta 7-2-1 at the time and suffered his first career loss …read more

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Kevin Lee makes bold prediction against Edson Barboza

At UFC 169 Kevin “The Motown Phenom” Lee stepped into the octagon with a 7-0 record against “Raging Al”Iaquinta 7-2-1 at the time and suffered his first career loss by …read more

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Edson Barboza ready for ‘war’ with Kevin Lee: ‘I’m still really close to getting my title shot’

Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee are coming off losses to two of the best lightweights in the world, and the Brazilian striker expects to be close to his long-awaited shot …read more

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FOX Sports analyst Yves Edwards breaks down Kevin Lee vs. Edson Barboza at UFC Atlantic City

The UFC Fight Night 128 headliner between Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee presents an intriguing clash of styles.
Barboza (19-5 MMA, 13-5 UFC) is known primarily for his incredible striking …read more

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Kevin Lee plans to ‘put a whupping’ on Barboza worse than Nurmagomedov did

Kevin Lee has seen the blueprint for beating Edson Barboza. On Saturday, he plans to improve upon it.
Brazil’s Barboza is one of the most feared strikers in the lightweight division …read more

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Kevin Lee makes bold prediction against Edson Barboza

At UFC 169 Kevin “The Motown Phenom” Lee stepped into the octagon with a 7-0 record against “Raging Al”Iaquinta 7-2-1 at the time and suffered his first career loss by …read more

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UFC Atlantic City betting odds: Lee favored to best Barboza

Check out the betting odds for Sunday’s UFC Atlantic City, where Kevin Lee is favored to topple Edson Barboza in the main event. UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Lee is …read more

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Posted on April 21, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Preview! Barboza Looks To Shut Down Lee In Atlantic City

Brazilian striking sensation Edson Barboza and former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) interim title challenger Kevin Lee will headline the UFC Fight Night 128 mixed martial arts (MMA) event TONIGHT (Sat., …read more

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Edson Barboza Had Message For Kevin Lee: ‘Be Ready’

No. 4 ranked lightweight Edson Barboza is confident heading into his main event matchup with dangerous No. 7 lightweight Kevin Lee this Saturday. …read more

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Posted on April 21, 2018, 2:16 am By
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Kevin Lee Apologizes For Missing Weight Ahead of UFC Atlantic City

Kevin Lee has released a statement following his failed weight cut ahead of UFC Atlantic City. Lee is scheduled to take on Edson Barboza tomorrow night (April 21) in the …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down Barboza!

A man put on this Earth to kick people, Edson Barboza, will square off with powerful young wrestler, Kevin Lee, this Saturday (April 21, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 128 …read more

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UFC Fight Night 128: New Blood - Ricky Simon

UFC Fight Night 128, which goes down tomorrow night (Sat., April 21 2018) inside Boardwalk Hall in in Atlantic City, N.J., has some decent heft to it. Edson Barboza vs. …read more

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Face Off! Barboza Stares Down Lee In A.C.

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) interim title challenger Kevin Lee and Brazilian striking sensation Edson Barboza will headline the upcoming UFC Fight Night 128 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on …read more

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Who ya got?! Fighters predict Kevin Lee vs. Edson Barboza at UFC Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Who will win UFC Fight Night 128’s headliner between Kevin Lee and Edson Barboza? Fellow fighters gave us their picks.
Barboza (19-5 MMA, 13-5 UFC) who’s No. …read more

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10 reasons to watch UFC Atlantic City with a pair of potential slugfests atop the bill

The UFC is in Atlantic City for the first time in nearly four years for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 128.
In the main event, highly ranked lightweights Edson Barboza and Kevin …read more

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Lee Apologizes For Scale Fail, Vows To ‘Put On Show’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight contender, Kevin Lee, was unable to make the 155-pound limit for his Edson Barboza fight, scheduled for tomorrow night (Sat., April 21, 2018) inside Boardwalk …read more

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Kevin Lee misses weight for UFC Atlantic City main event bout with Edson Barboza

One half of the UFC Atlantic City main event came in overweight for the official weigh-ins.
Kevin Lee, who faces Edson Barboza in a five-round lightweight clash at the Boardwalk Hall …read more

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Live Stream: UFC AC: Barboza vs Lee early official weigh-ins

Watch the early weigh-ins for Saturday’s UFC card in Atlantic City The UFC is hosting an event in Atlantic City, New Jersey, with lightweight contenders Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee …read more

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Free Fight! Watch Lee Sleep Mustafaev In Ireland

Before Kevin Lee begins his run back to the title at this weekend’s (Sat., April 21, 2018) UFC Fight Night 128 event against Edson Barboza in Atlantic City, N.J., take …read more

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Edson Barboza vs. Kevin Lee: UFC Fight Night Atlantic City Daniel Cormier Preview

UFC light heavyweight champ and analyst Daniel Cormier previews the UFC Fight Night Atlantic City main event, featuring Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee. …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘MoTown Phenom!’

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) interim Lightweight title challenger, Kevin Lee, will throw down with one of the sport’s nastiest kickboxers, Edson Barboza, this Saturday (April 21, 2018) at UFC …read more

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Barboza expects 'a big war' against Lee

The first time Frankie Edgar squared off with Cub Swanson, the featherweight contenders were the headlining act in Austin, Texas and Edson Barboza picked up a victory in the penultimate …read more

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Edson Barboza 'very motivated' for Kevin Lee with hopes for Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch after

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – UFC lightweight Edson Barboza suffered a big career setback when he lost to Khabib Nurmagomedov this past December.
Barboza (19-5 MMA, 13-5 UFC) hopes a win over …read more

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Kevin Lee discusses first camp without head coach, lightweight title picture

UFC lightweight contender Kevin Lee, who fights Edson Barboza on Saturday night, is motivated by carrying on the legacy of his former coach who passed away in December. …read more

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Edson Barboza isn’t so sure Khabib Nurmagomedov is the world’s best lightweight

Edson Barboza’s December loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov couldn’t have gone a whole lot worse, as he was thoroughly dominated by the Russian for three, lopsided rounds. All the same, the …read more

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UFC Fight Night 128 main-event breakdown: The Kevin Lee tool that could foil Edson Barboza

MMAjunkie Radio co-host and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom provides an in-depth breakdown of UFC Fight Night 128’s top bouts. Today, we look at the Edson Barboza vs. Kevin Lee main …read more

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Lee: I’ll whoop Barboza worse than Khabib did, then fight for title

Kevin Lee has laid out his plans for his upcoming fight against Edson Barboza, and what happens after if he wins. UFC lightweight contender Kevin Lee is riding on …read more

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Posted on April 17, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Kevin Lee: I’m Going to Whoop Edson Barboza Worse Than Khabib Did

Kevin Lee is confident that he’ll emerge victorious against Edson Barboza. Lee will meet Barboza this Saturday night (April 21) inside the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The …read more

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Kevin Lee promises to expose Khabib Nurmagomedov after he whoops Edson Barboza

Saturday, UFC lightweight Kevin Lee returns to the cage for the first time since an interim title loss to Tony Ferguson this past October.
Given the chance, Lee (16-3 MMA, 9-3 …read more

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'UFC Fight Night 128: Barboza vs. Lee' lineup finalized with 13 bouts in New Jersey

UFC officials have finalized the lineup for next week’s return to New Jersey, which features a lightweight headliner between lightweight standouts Edson Barboza and former interim title challenger Kevin Lee.
UFC …read more

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Nurmagomedov Not Overly Impressed by Holloway, Compares UFC 223 Foe to Edson Barboza

Khabib Nurmagomedov says he has watched every single bout of Max Holloway’s current 12-fight UFC winning streak. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 128: Edson Barboza vs. Kevin Lee Fight Card

UFC Fight Night 128: Edson Barboza vs. Kevin Lee Fight Card
The octagon will return to Atlantic City on April 21 for UFC Fight Night 128.
The event, which will air on …read more

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Lee: ‘I’ll go out there and beat Khabib in Russia’

Kevin Lee is heading into his UFC Atlantic City headlining bout hoping to one-up Tony Ferguson’s and Khabib Nurmagomedov’s respective wins against Edson Barboza. When Kevin Lee faces Edson Barboza …read more

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Kevin Lee Looks to ‘Dominate’ Edson Barboza Then Fight Khabib Nurmagomedov in Russia

Kevin Lee returns back into action at UFC Atlantic City against Edson Barboza, in what is sure to be a wild scrap. Both men will be looking to bounce back …read more

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Khabib: Kevin Lee ‘wants to be tough, but he has very small heart’

Title challenger Khabib Nurmagomedov wasn’t too impressed by Kevin Lee’s performance against Tony Ferguson, especially after Lee downplayed the ‘Eagle”s win over Edson Barboza. The lightweight title picture has been …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov fires back at Kevin Lee: “he has very small heart”

Back in December, in the co-main event of UFC 219, undefeated UFC lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov authored yet another win, this time at the expense of striking specialist Edson Barboza. …read more

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Face Off! Lee Stares Down Barboza In Philly

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) interim title challenger Kevin Lee and Brazilian striking sensation Edson Barboza will headline the upcoming UFC Fight Night 128 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on …read more

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Khabib on Ferguson matchup: I’m going to make this fight easy

Khabib Nurmagomedov plans to put on an imposing performance against Tony Ferguson at UFC 223, just like how he felt he did against Edson Barboza and Michael Johnson. UFC …read more

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Before they ring each other's, watch Kevin Lee and Edson Barboza ring bell at Philadelphia 76ers game

Before Philadelphia 76ers home games, there’s a ceremonial ringing of replica Liberty Bell.
Tonight, the bell was rung by a pair of UFC fighters set to headline the promotion’s return to …read more

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Kevin Lee believes he’ll fight Conor McGregor this year

UFC lightweight contender Kevin Lee is currently booked for a dangerous test opposite Edson Barboza at UFC Fight Night 12 on April 21. Though this bout is at the forefront …read more

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Kevin Lee believes he will fight McGregor by the end of the year

UFC lightweight contender Kevin Lee predicts a showdown with Conor McGregor by the end of 2018. Kevin Lee is currently focused on Edson Barboza, but the top-eight ranked UFC lightweight …read more

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Get cageside for Kevin Lee vs. Edson Barboza at UFC-Atlantic City for $150

Tickets for the UFC’s return to Atlantic City go on sale this week, and you can get yourself cageside for just $150.
Featuring a headlining lightweight contest between Edson Barboza (19-5 …read more

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UFC Confirms Edson Barboza vs. Kevin Lee, Several Other Bouts for Atlantic City

UFC returns to Atlantic City, N.J. with a card headlined by a lightweight contenders’ bout between Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee. …read more

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Kevin Lee explains why he's fighting Edson Barboza, not Nick Diaz or Eddie Alvarez

LAS VEGAS – Onetime UFC interim lightweight title challenger Kevin Lee claims he was in line to welcome Nate Diaz back to the octagon.
The only problem, he said, was Diaz …read more

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Barboza vs. Lee headlines UFC Atlantic City

The UFC confirmed on Tuesday a lightweight fight between Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee would headline UFC Atlantic City. A lightweight bout between top contenders Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee …read more

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Edson Barboza Wants Fight With Anthony Pettis

UFC lightweight contender Edson Barboza (16-3 MMA) is riding high after earning a unanimous decision victory over Paul Felder at July’s UFC on FOX 16 event in Chicago.
The feared Brazilian …read more

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