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Giga Chikadze wants Edson Barboza next: “It would be the Fight of the Year”

Giga Chikadze has all the accolades in kickboxing and karate and he’s looking to add to that in MMA. Chikadze, who’s 10-2 in MMA and 3-0 in the UFC, is …read more

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Dan Ige Willing to Give Edson Barboza a Rematch

Dan Ige won a split decision against Edson Barboza at the last UFC event in Jacksonville. While the win was great for his career, the judging left little to be …read more

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Posted on May 26, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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Dan Ige says he will grant Edson Barboza a rematch

UFC featherweight contender Dan Ige says he will grant a rematch to Edson Barboza after their controversial split decision at UFC Florida. Ige won a split decision with scores of …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Edson Barboza rips the UFC rankings system after dropping out of Top 15

Edson Barboza has slammed the UFC ranking system after dropping out of the top-15 in the lightweight division. Barboza has had a few close calls in recent fights such as …read more

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Posted on May 22, 2020, 1:46 pm By
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Edson Barboza says UFC rankings 'just a joke' after dropping out of lightweight top 15

Edson Barboza has a lot to be frustrated about recently.
Barboza (20-9 MMA, 14-9 UFC) suffered his second straight split decision loss when he was edged by Dan Ige in his …read more

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Posted on May 22, 2020, 12:16 am By
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Edson Barboza says if UFC doesn’t give him his win bonus he won’t cut back down to 145

Edson Barboza hopes the UFC and Dana White finally show him some love and respect following his split decision loss to Dan Ige. At UFC on ESPN 8, Barboza dropped …read more

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Giga Chikadze calls out Edson Barboza for a battle of UFC strikers: 'Let's put on a show'

Giga Chikadze wants a shot at one of the most entertaining strikers on the UFC roster.
Following his unanimous decision win over Irwin Rivera at UFC on ESPN 8, Chikadze (10-2 …read more

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Edson Barboza wants win bonus after controversial UFC on ESPN 8 loss to Dan Ige

Brazilian veteran Edson Barboza (left) lost his second split decision in a row in the UFC. | Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

On paper, Edson Barboza lost five of his …read more

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Posted on May 19, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Robbery Review: Dan Ige vs. Edson Barboza at UFC on ESPN 8

Edson Barboza and Dan Ige at UFC on ESPN 8 in Jacksonville, Fla., on Saturday | Photo by Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty Images

Few things infuriate MMA fans more than …read more

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Posted on May 19, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Edson Barboza wants UFC to pay win bonus for Dan Ige fight: 'Show me some respect'

Edson Barboza wants the UFC to right a wrong after what he believes was an unjust loss to Dan Ige at UFC on ESPN 8.
That means paying his win bonus.
Barboza …read more

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Posted on May 18, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Dan Ige has sights still set on ‘Korean Zombie’ next

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — After his UFC on ESPN 8 win, Dan Ige breaks down his big win over Edson Barboza, what’s next, and …read more

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Florida Commission Shuts Down Appeal From Barboza

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Longtime lightweight veteran Edson Barboza, who recently made the drop to 145 pounds, lost a controversial split decision to Dan Ige on the …read more

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Posted on May 18, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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Edson Barboza denied ability to appeal controversial loss to Dan Ige

Edson Barboza has been denied the chance to appeal his controversial defeat at the hands of Dan Ige this past weekend. Barboza made his featherweight debut in Jacksonville and while …read more

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Dan Ige 'super happy' to defeat 'scary' Edson Barboza, repeats callout of 'The Korean Zombie'

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Dan Ige ran the gauntlet against former lightweight striker Edson Barboza and proved the doubters wrong at UFC on ESPN 8.
In-form Ige (14-2 MMA, 6-1 UFC) took …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Edson Barboza's manager: Appealing 'devastating' UFC on ESPN 8 loss not allowed

Edson Barboza’s team won’t appeal his UFC on ESPN 8 defeat to Dan Ige, simply because they can’t.
After Barboza (20-9 MMA, 14-9 UFC) lost a debatable split decision loss to …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Dana White disagrees with decision in Dan Ige fight: “I had Edson Barboza winning the fight”

UFC president Dana White said that he disagreed with the judges in the Dan Ige fight, saying that he scored the bout in favor of Edson Barboza. Ige won a …read more

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Photo | Scorecards from last night’s hotly debated Dan Ige vs. Edson Barboza result

The judges’ scorecards have been released for the hotly-debated featherweight fight at UFC Florida between Dan Ige and Edson Barboza. In his first fight since dropping down to featherweight, Barboza …read more

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Dana White believes Edson Barboza deserved to win, agrees with Claudia Gadelha decision

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The UFC on ESPN 8 main card saw a number of controversial split decisions with fans and fighters alike complaining about the scores …read more

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Dan Ige Ready to Receive Proper Recognition After Win Over Edson Barboza

Dan Ige has been on a roll for the last two years, and he continued his ascent up the featherweight ladder on Saturday with a win over Edson Barboza at …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2020, 7:16 am By
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Edson Barboza’s manager plans to appeal decision loss to Dan Ige

Dan Ige and Edson Barboza | Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

Edson Barboza and his team must be experiencing deja vu.
After dropping a split decision to Dan Ige at UFC …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2020, 4:16 am By
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UFC on ESPN 8 results: Dan Ige edges out Edson Barboza by split decision in three-round battle

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Dan Ige knew it wouldn’t be easy but after trading shots with Edson Barboza for 15 minutes, he walked away with …read more

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Twitter reacts to Dan Ige's narrow win over Edson Barboza at UFC on ESPN 8

Dan Ige gave Edson Barboza a rude welcome to the featherweight division on Saturday at UFC on ESPN 8.
Ige (13-2 MMA, 6-1 UFC) extended his winning streak to six fights …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2020, 3:16 am By
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Pros react to Dan Ige’s decision win over Edson Barboza

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In a close fight, Dan Ige edged out Edson Barboza via split decision at UFC on ESPN 8. On Twitter, pro …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2020, 3:16 am By
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Pros react to Dan Ige defeating Edson Barboza at UFC on ESPN 8

Former lightweight contender Edson Barboza made his featherweight debut against Hawaiian standout Dan Ige at tonight’s UFC on ESPN 8. Barboza (20-8 MMA) entered tonight’s contest looking to rebound, this …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2020, 3:16 am By
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Bloody Ige Splits Barboza!

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Dan Ige and Edson Barboza faced each other in a Featherweight clash tonight (Sat., May 16, 2020) at UFC on ESPN …read more

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UFC on ESPN 8 results: Dan Ige extends streak in Edson Barboza's featherweight debut

Dan Ige played spoiler to Edson Barboza’s featherweight debut on Saturday when he picked up the biggest win of his career at UFC on ESPN 8.
Ige (14-2 MMA, 6-1 UFC) …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2020, 3:16 am By
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UFC on ESPN 8 live blog: Dan Ige vs. Edson Barboza

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This is the UFC on ESPN 8 live blog for Dan Ige vs. Edson Barboza, a featherweight main card bout at …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2020, 2:46 am By
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Dan Ige: UFC on ESPN 8 win over Edson Barboza would do wonders for my career

Dan Ige is facing a featherweight newcomer, but Edson Barboza certainly isn’t a nobody.
Ige (13-1 MMA, 5-1 UFC) faces Barboza (20-8 MMA, 14-8 UFC) on Saturday at UFC on ESPN …read more

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Posted on May 15, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Barboza eyes featherweight title shot, says 155 became ‘boring’

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Longtime lightweight contender Edson Barboza has discussed the thought process behind his move to 145-pounds. After over a decade of …read more

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Edson Barboza Brushes Off Concerns of Making Weight: ‘I Knew All The Time’

The mystery is over, Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight Edson Barboza finally made weight in his new division at 145.5 pounds. …read more

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Edson Barboza sees drop to featherweight as new beginning for UFC career

Edson Barboza is hoping to hit the reset button with the latest change in his fighting career.
The longtime UFC lightweight contender makes the drop to 145 pounds for the first …read more

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Posted on May 15, 2020, 3:46 am By
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Edson Barboza on Moving to Featherweight: ‘It’s a New Beginning for Me’

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight and new featherweight Edson Barboza is excited about the possibilities from changing his weight class. …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2020, 9:46 pm By
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Edson Barboza cutting down to featherweight because ‘it was getting boring’ at lightweight

Edson Barboza is cutting down to 145 pounds for the first time in his MMA career at UFC on ESPN 8. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Edson Barboza’s move …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2020, 3:46 pm By
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Dan Ige plans to shut Edson Barboza’s “lights out” to enter title conversation at featherweight

Dan Ige was ecstatic when he got the offer to welcome Edson Barboza to the featherweight division. On Saturday, Ige will battle Barboza on the main card in a very …read more

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Posted on May 13, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Edson Barboza ready for a “new beginning” in featherweight debut against Dan Ige

Edson Barboza has been a perennial lightweight contender for years but on Saturday, he will make the move down to 145-pounds to take on Dan Ige. When Barboza announced he …read more

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Posted on May 13, 2020, 1:46 am By
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Dan Ige happy to face 'legend' Edson Barboza, despite the risks

Dan Ige says he’s happy to welcome Edson Barboza to the featherweight division, despite the potential risks involved.
Top 15-ranked Ige (13-1 MMA, 5-1 UFC) faces Barboza on May 16 in …read more

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Posted on May 1, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Watch Justin Gaethje crumble Edson Barboza (UFC 249 free fight)

Get ready for the UFC 249 main event on Saturday, May 9 between Tony Ferguson and Justin Gaethje with Gaethje’s knockout win over Edson Barboza last year. The event took …read more

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UFC full fight video: Justin Gaethje clobbers Edson Barboza with stunning right hand

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Watch Justin Gaethje vs. Edson Barboza full fight video to see Gaethje pick up a thrilling first-round knockout against Barboza at UFC on ESPN 2 …read more

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Edson Barboza vs. Dan Ige in the works for May 16 UFC event

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Former lightweight contender Edson Barboza is expected move down to 145 pounds for a fight against Dan Ige at the UFC’s May 16 event in …read more

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Posted on April 29, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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UFC 249 free fight: Relive Justin Gaethje stalk, rock, and walk off against Edson Barboza

Justin Gaethje is a human highlight reel.
Bursting into the UFC in frenzied fashion, Gaethje engaged in three “Fight of the Year” candidate wars against Michael Johnson, Eddie Alvarez, and Dustin …read more

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Edson Barboza vs. Dan Ige in the works for May 16 UFC event

The UFC is close to adding an important matchup in the 145-pound division.
Pending finalization, perennial lightweight contender Edson Barboza will still make a planned move to featherweight, though it will …read more

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Posted on April 29, 2020, 3:46 am By
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Report: Barboza vs. Ige targeted for May 16

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After a rumored bout with Josh Emmett fell apart, former lightweight contender Edson Barboza will reportedly debut at featherweight against …read more

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Edson Barboza, Dan Ige booked to collide in Jacksonville

The UFC’s week-long celebration of the end of its coronavirus-related shutdown keeps getting better. The latest bout to be added to the list is a May 16 featherweight fight between …read more

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Posted on April 27, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Josh Emmett looking to book new UFC contract, clears air on Edson Barboza fight rumors

Josh Emmett is not one to turn down opponents, but he was surprised to see his next fight announced without even knowing about it.
It was posted on various media outlets …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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