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MMA pound-for-pound rankings: Is there room at the top for Israel Adesanya?

Even after a spectacular title defense, Israel Adesanya remains stuck in traffic near the top of the ESPN men’s rankings. …read more

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Daniel Cormier respectfully declines Jan Blachowicz's angry callout; peace is reached

New UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz doesn’t appreciate Daniel Cormier’s assessment of him, and he let that be known.
During Monday’s episode of “DC and Helwani” on ESPN, Cormier was …read more

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Daniel Cormier: Jon Jones vacated title to avoid Dominick Reyes, probably returns to 205

With Dominick Reyes out of the immediate title picture, Daniel Cormier thinks fans can expect to see a light heavyweight return by Jon Jones.
Speaking to ESPN on Monday, Cormier, the …read more

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White: Covington vs. Masvidal is ‘a fight that makes sense’

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As confirmed by Dana White himself, Colby Covington is fighting Jorge Masvidal next. According to an ESPN report in early September, the UFC …read more

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Impa Kasanganay replaces Abu Azaitar at UFC on ESPN+ 37, takes on Joaquin Buckley

It looks like it’s a busy fall season for Impa Kasanganay.
The unbeaten middleweight prospect returns to action on Oct. 10 when he takes on Joaquin Buckley at UFC on ESPN+ …read more

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LIVE! UFC 253 PPV Radio-Style Streaming Updates

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We’ve purchased the ESPN+ pay-per-view (PPV) and with it our dynamic tag team duo, Matt Ryan and Harry Terjanian, will deliver the best possible …read more

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UFC 253 - New Blood: 33 Wins, 31 Finishes!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has loaded this Saturday’s UFC 253 pay-per-view (PPV) on ESPN+ event with some of the company’s most …read more

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Conor McGregor: I'm boxing Manny Pacquiao

UFC star Conor McGregor is in serious talks to fight boxing legend Manny Pacquiao, but the bout isn’t a done deal yet, McGregor’s manager, Audie Attar, told ESPN. …read more

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'You can't cancel Colby Covington': UFC contender responds to 'woke mob' in wake of recent criticism

Colby Covington has issued a response to the wave of criticism that followed his UFC on ESPN+ 36 main event victory over Tyron Woodley on Saturday.
Covington (16-2 MMA, 11-2 UFC), …read more

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No, LeBron James Did Not Respond to Colby Covington

No, LeBron James did not issue a response to Colby Covington’s remarks over the weekend, contrary to a story circulating over the internet. Following UFC on ESPN+ 36, Colby Covington …read more

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Sources: Lawler vs. Perry booked for UFC 255

The UFC has booked Robbie Lawler vs. Mike Perry on Nov. 21, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Gilbert Burns Takes Issue With Colby Covington Regaining #1 Ranking

Gilbert Burns is not pleased with the updates to the official rankings of the UFC welterweight division. At UFC on ESPN+ 36, Colby Covington defeated Tyron Woodley in a one-sided …read more

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Predictions! UFC 253 ‘Prelims’ Preview - Pt. 2

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing a bevy of “Prelims” fights to both UFC Fight Pass/ESPN+ and ESPN 2 this weekend …read more

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Khamzat Chimaev intercepts Stephen Thompson's callout, challenges him to fight instead

Khamzat Chimaev has turned his attention to Stephen Thompson.
Three days after his 17-second knockout of Gerald Meerschaert at UFC on ESPN+ 26, Chimaev (9-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) intercepted Thompson’s “first …read more

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UFC Rankings Report: Major Changes At Welterweight

The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC on ESPN+ 36 Check out all the changes below! Men’s Pound for Pound: Tony Ferguson moves up two positions to #12, dropping …read more

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Posted on September 22, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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UFC on ESPN+ 36 medical suspensions: Tyron Woodley, Sarah Alpar, two others face 180-day terms

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is among four fighters facing potential 180-day medical suspensions as a result of damage sustained at UFC on ESPN+ 36 on Saturday.
Woodley suffered a …read more

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Niko Price wants to run things back with Donald Cerrone in a main event

LAS VEGAS – Niko Price was elated to go to a majority draw with Donald Cerrone at UFC on ESPN+ 36, and he wants to run things back.
After a strong …read more

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After big upset at UFC on ESPN+ 36, Damon Jackson yearning for full camp

After big upset at UFC on ESPN+ 36, Damon Jackson yearning for full camp …read more

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The reason Mayra Bueno Silva was so emotional after her UFC on ESPN+ 36 armbar win

The reason Mayra Bueno Silva was so emotional after her UFC on ESPN+ 36 armbar win …read more

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From catching a thief to making UFC history: Memories of Jon Jones' light heavyweight reign

As the UFC is about to crown a new light heavyweight king, ESPN’s experts reflect on their favorite memories of Jones’ reign. …read more

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Posted on September 22, 2020, 12:46 pm By
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Predictions! UFC 253 ‘Prelims’ Preview - Pt. 1

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing a bevy of “Prelims” fights to both UFC Fight Pass/ESPN+ and ESPN 2 this weekend …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

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Darrick Minner's quick finish of T.J. Laramie at UFC on ESPN+ 36 has him finally seeing payoff

Darrick Minner’s quick finish of T.J. Laramie at UFC on ESPN+ 36 has him finally seeing payoff …read more

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After settling for split call at UFC on ESPN+ 36, Andre Ewell wants a trip to 'Fight Island'

After settling for split call at UFC on ESPN+ 36, Andre Ewell wants a trip to ‘Fight Island’ …read more

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Posted on September 21, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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MMA Junkie Radio #3089: Colby Covington, Khamzat Chimaev, Adesanya-Costa and more


Monday’s episode of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
On Episode No. 3,089 of the podcast, the fellas look back at UFC on ESPN+ 36 and …read more

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Johnny Walker happy to win, but not happy with performance at UFC on ESPN+ 36

LAS VEGAS – Johnny Walker dialed things back a little and returned to the win column as the Brazilian notched his first UFC win since March 2019.
Walker (18-5 MMA, 4-2 …read more

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Donald Cerrone recaps 'worst performance I've ever had' after majority draw with Niko Price

LAS VEGAS – Donald Cerrone may have fought to a draw with Niko Price at UFC on ESPN+ 36 but, as far as he’s concerned, it was another defeat.
“This is …read more

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5 biggest takeaways from UFC on ESPN+ 36: Colby Covington's antics, Khamzat Chimaev's hype

5 biggest takeaways from UFC on ESPN+ 36: Colby Covington’s antics, Khamzat Chimaev’s hype …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 rookie report: Grading the newcomers in Las Vegas

UFC on ESPN+ 36 rookie report: Grading the newcomers in Las Vegas …read more

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Tyron Woodley broke rib in TKO loss to Colby Covington at UFC on ESPN+ 36

Tyron Woodley didn’t leave his Saturday fight unscathed.
The former UFC welterweight champion suffered a broken rib in his TKO loss to Colby Covington in the UFC on ESPN+ 36 main …read more

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Callout Collection: Who UFC on ESPN+ 36 winners want next – and how likely they'll get them

Callout Collection: Who UFC on ESPN+ 36 winners want next – and how likely they’ll get them …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 post-event facts: Khamzat Chimaev makes more history

UFC on ESPN+ 36 post-event facts: Khamzat Chimaev makes more history …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Colby Covington after UFC on ESPN+ 36 win?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Tyron Woodley after UFC on ESPN+ 36 loss?)
Colby Covington got back to winning form on Saturday when he defeated heated rival Tyron …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Tyron Woodley after UFC on ESPN+ 36 loss?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Colby Covington after UFC on ESPN+ 36 win?)
Tyron Woodley’s career-worst skid continued on Saturday when he lost his heated grudge match with …read more

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After submission win, Mackenzie Dern admits surprise at Randa Markos' tactics at UFC on ESPN+ 36

After submission win, Mackenzie Dern admits surprise at Randa Markos’ tactics at UFC on ESPN+ 36 …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: 'Cowboy' Cerrone gets highest payout

LAS VEGAS – Fighters from Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 36 event took home event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $169,000.
The program, a comprehensive plan that includes outfitting …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC on ESPN+ 36 with Pearl Jam (finally), Bruce Springsteen, Red Hot Chili Peppers

Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC on ESPN+ 36 with Pearl Jam (finally), Bruce Springsteen, Red Hot Chili Peppers …read more

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Dana White vents at officiating in Jessica-Rose Clark's UFC on ESPN+ 36 win

UFC president Dana White voiced frustration toward referee Chris Tognoni after a controversial call in Jessica-Rose Clark’s TKO win over Sarah Alpar at UFC on ESPN+ 36.
There was a curious …read more

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Dana White: Khamzat Chimaev 'one of the most special fighters' I've ever seen

UFC president Dana White had more rave reviews for Khamzat Chimaev after his devastating knockout of Gerald Meerschaert on Saturday at UFC on ESPN+ 36.
Chimaev (9-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) added …read more

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Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington have heated (but cringeworthy) exchange after UFC on ESPN+ 36

When done right, trash talk can be a wonderfully entertaining part of the fight game. When not done right, you get whatever it is Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington do …read more

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President Trump called Colby Covington after his UFC on ESPN+ 36 win, because of course he did

You knew it was coming. Of course President Trump was gonna call Colby Covington if he’d won Saturday night at UFC on ESPN+ 36.
Covington had his way with former welterweight …read more

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Dana White: 'It's time to have a conversation' with Donald Cerrone after UFC on ESPN+ 36

LAS VEGAS – UFC president Dana White intends to have a chat with Donald Cerrone about his future after UFC on ESPN+ 36.
The octagon legend Cerrone (36-15-1 MMA, 23-12-1 UFC) …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 bonuses: Khamzat Chimaev earns 'Performance of the Night' for 17 seconds' work

UFC on ESPN+ 36 bonuses: Khamzat Chimaev earns ‘Performance of the Night’ for 17 seconds’ work …read more

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UFC Vegas 11 Bonuses! Chimaev, Dern Lead Four POTN Winners

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The action was epic last night (Sat., Sept. 19, 2020) at UFC Vegas 11 live on ESPN+ from inside UFC APEX …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 results: Colby Covington routs Tyron Woodley, wins on injury TKO

Colby Covington made a statement Saturday night: He’s back and has fully shaken off his loss to UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman.
In his first fight since his memorable fifth-round stoppage …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 Bonuses: Four Fighters Get Performance Checks

The UFC on ESPN+ 36 bonuses have been released. The event took place inside Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX. Headlining the card was a clash between Colby Covington …read more

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Fighters React To Colby Covington vs. Tyron Woodley At UFC on ESPN+ 36

Colby Covington vs. Tyron Woodley brought their bitter history in their headlining fight. The showdown served as the main event of the UFC on ESPN+ 36 event on Saturday …read more

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Highlights! ‘Chaos’ Manhandles Woodley For Late TKO Win

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It was all Colby Covington last night (Sat., Sept. 19, 2020) at UFC Vegas 11 live on ESPN+ from inside UFC APEX in Las …read more

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Twitter reacts to Colby Covington's dominant TKO of Tyron Woodley at UFC on ESPN+ 36

Twitter reacts to Colby Covington’s dominant TKO of Tyron Woodley at UFC on ESPN+ 36 …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 Highlights: Colby Covington Gets Late Stoppage Win Over Tyron Woodley

Colby Covington vs. Tyron Woodley finally happened after years of talk and what a fight it was. The two fighters met in a welterweight bout on Saturday night (September …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 results: Point deduction costs Niko Price in draw with Donald Cerrone

Niko Price had a killer opening round against Donald Cerrone in their UFC on ESPN+ 36 co-feature.
But Price got a bit too exuberant along the way and was docked a …read more

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Twitter reacts to Donald Cerrone vs. Niko Price draw at UFC on ESPN+ 36

Twitter reacts to Donald Cerrone vs. Niko Price draw at UFC on ESPN+ 36 …read more

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LIVE! Watch UFC Vegas 11 Post-Fight Presser Here!

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As soon as UFC Vegas 11 wraps up later tonight (Sat., Sept. 19, 2020) live on ESPN+ from inside UFC APEX …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 Highlights: Donald Cerrone vs. Niko Price Ends In Majority Draw

Donald Cerrone vs. Niko Price put on a memorable performance. The two fighters met in a welterweight bout on Saturday night (September 19, 2020) at the UFC on ESPN+ …read more

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Twitter reacts to Khamzat Chimaev's 17-second KO of Gerald Meerschaert at UFC on ESPN+ 36

Twitter reacts to Khamzat Chimaev’s 17-second KO of Gerald Meerschaert at UFC on ESPN+ 36 …read more

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Highlights! Chimaev Crumbles ‘GM3’ With 17-Second KO

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The legend of Khamzat Chimaev grew a little larger earlier tonight (Sat., Sept. 19, 2020) at UFC Vegas 11 live on ESPN+ from inside …read more

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Video: Khamzat Chimaev KOs Gerald Meerschaert in just 17 seconds at UFC on ESPN+ 36

The Khamzat Chimaev hype train gained more steam Saturday when he continued his historic octagon start with a validating win over Gerald Meerschaert at UFC on ESPN+ 36.
Chimaev (9-0 MMA, …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 results: Johnny Walker rallies, finishes Ryan Spann in short, wild fight

There’s never a dull moment when Johnny Walker is in the cage.
The Brazilian knockout artist came into his UFC on ESPN+ 36 main card light heavyweight bout needing to make …read more

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Highlights! Walker Stops ‘Superman’ With Brutal TKO

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Johnny Walker returned to the light heavyweight win column earlier tonight (Sat., Sept. 19, 2020) at UFC Vegas 11 live on ESPN+ from inside …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 results: Mackenzie Dern sweeps, submits Randa Markos

Mackenzie Dern promised a slick submission win over Randa Markos at UFC on ESPN+ 36 on Saturday, and that’s exactly what she delivered.
Dern (9-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC) needed just one …read more

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Highlights! Dern Slices Through Markos For Impressive Armbar

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Mackenzie Dern raised her UFC stock earlier tonight (Sat., Sept. 19, 2020) at UFC Vegas 11 live on ESPN+ from inside UFC APEX in …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 video: Damon Jackson upsets Mirsad Bektic on 3 days' notice

Damon Jackson’s return to the UFC on short notice led to the biggest moment of his career as he upset Mirsad Bektic on Saturday at UFC on ESPN+ 36.
After fizzling …read more

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Highlights! Jackson Pulls Off Upset Submission Over Bektic

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Damon Jackson made a big return to the Octagon earlier tonight (Sat., Sept. 19, 2020) at UFC Vegas 11 live on ESPN+ from inside …read more

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Knockout! Watch Clark Demolish Alpar in Bloody Beatdown

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Jessica-Rose Clark got back into the UFC win column earlier tonight (Sat., Sept. 19, 2020) at UFC Vegas 11 live on ESPN+ from inside …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 video: Darrick Minner upsets TJ Laramie in 52 seconds

Featherweight prospect TJ Laramie was heavily favored against veteran Darrick Minner at UFC on ESPN+ 36 on Saturday, but it didn’t play out as the odd suggested.
Minner (25-11 MMA, 1-1 …read more

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Highlights! Minner Spoils Laramie’s Debut With 52-Second Guillotine

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Darrick Minner captured his first Octagon victory earlier tonight (Sat., Sept. 19, 2020) at UFC Vegas 11 live on ESPN+ from inside UFC APEX …read more

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Knockout! Watch Costa Score Nasty 41-Second Head Kick Finish

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Randy Costa proved he’s the real deal earlier tonight (Sat., Sept. 19, 2020) at UFC Vegas 11 live on ESPN+ from inside UFC APEX …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 video: Randy Costa KOs Journey Newson with colossal kick

Randa Costa scored an absolutely devastating knockout Saturday at UFC on ESPN+ 36.
Costa (6-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) needed little time to find a home for the fight-ending blow in his …read more

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Highlights! Nam Banks Impressive TKO At UFC Vegas 11

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Veteran Tyson Nam kept things rolling earlier tonight (Sat., Sept. 19, 2020) at UFC Vegas 11 live on ESPN+ from inside UFC APEX in …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 video: Tyson Nam knocks out another octagon newcomer

Tyson Nam scored his second consecutive knockout of a UFC newcomer Saturday when he beat Jerome Rivera at UFC on ESPN+ 36.
After scoring a “Performance of the Night” finish of …read more

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How To Watch ‘Covington Vs. Woodley’ TONIGHT On ESPN+!

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It all goes down later tonight (Sat., Sept. 19, 2020) at UFC Vegas 11 live on ESPN+ from inside UFC APEX …read more

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WATCH: UFC on ESPN+ 36 Post-Fight Press Conference Live Stream

The UFC on ESPN+ 36 post-fight press conference will be live once the action concludes. In the headliner, Colby Covington and Tyron Woodley will collide in a welterweight clash. UFC …read more

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Fight Game on the 'Gram: Mackenzie Dern's best posts before UFC on ESPN+ 36

Fight Game on the ‘Gram: Mackenzie Dern’s best posts before UFC on ESPN+ 36 …read more

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Fight Game on the 'Gram: Randa Markos' best posts before UFC on ESPN+ 36

Fight Game on the ‘Gram: Randa Markos’ best posts before UFC on ESPN+ 36 …read more

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Check Out Last-Minute Betting Odds For UFC on ESPN+ 36

The final UFC on ESPN+ 36 betting odds are in for as this event is quickly approaching for the Las Vegas-based promotion. UFC on ESPN+ 36 is here, and …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 play-by-play and live results (5 p.m. ET)

UFC on ESPN+ 36 play-by-play and live results (5 p.m. ET) …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 discussion thread

LAS VEGAS – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 36 event at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, which kicks off at 5 …read more

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UFC On ESPN+ 36 Results: Colby Covington vs. Tyron Woodley

UFC on ESPN+ 36 goes down tonight (Sat. September 19, 2020) from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 faceoff video highlights, photo gallery

LAS VEGAS – After the UFC on ESPN+ 36 weigh-ins took place Friday, so
too did fighter faceoffs, and MMA Junkie was on the scene.
In the main event, former welterweight champion …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 Weigh-In Results: All Fighters Make Weight

The UFC on ESPN+ 36 weigh-ins are complete, and all fighters hit their mark, finalizing every bout on the card. Tomorrow night, UFC on ESPN+ 36 (UFC Vegas 11) will …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 predictions: Can Tyron Woodley be great again and upset Colby Covington?

Covington
vs.
Woodley
Cerrone
vs.
Price
Chimaev
vs.
Meerschaert
Spann
vs.
Walker
Dern
vs.
Markos
Holland
vs.
Stewart

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2020: 99-62

Covington
(69%)

Price
(52%)

Chimaev
(78%)

Walker
(62%)

Dern
(79%)

Holland
(79%)

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2020: 108-53

Covington

Price

Chimaev

Walker

Dern

Holland

Farah Hannoun
@Farah_Hannoun
2020: 107-54

Covington

Price

Chimaev

Spann

Markos

Holland

Dan Tom
@DanTomMMA
2020: 107-54

Covington

Price

Chimaev

Spann

Dern

Holland

Brian Garcia
@thegoze
2020: 105-56
2017 Champion

Covington

Price

Chimaev

Walker

Dern

Holland

Simon Head
@simonhead
2020: 105-56
2019 Champion*

Covington

Price

Chimaev

Walker

Dern

Holland

Dave Doyle
@davedoylemma
2020: 104-57

Covington

Price

Chimaev

Walker

Dern

Holland

Danny Segura
@dannyseguratv
2020: 104-57

Covington

Cerrone

Chimaev

Spann

Dern

Holland

Mike Bohn
@MikeBohnMMA
2020: 102-59
2014 Champion

Covington

Cerrone

Chimaev

Spann

Dern

Holland

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
2020: 100-61

Covington

Price

Chimaev

Spann

Dern

Holland

George …read more

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5 burning questions heading into UFC on ESPN+ 36

5 burning questions heading into UFC on ESPN+ 36 …read more

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Video: Colby Covington, Tyron Woodley hit UFC on ESPN+ 36 weights without issue

LAS VEGAS – It didn’t take long Friday for a long-awaited welterweight grudge match to become official.
Tyron Woodley (19-5-1 MMA, 9-4-1 UFC) was the first fighter to the scale for …read more

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Michael Chandler Releases First Statement Since Joining The UFC

Michael Chandler is officially a UFC fighter. On Thursday, Dana White announced on ESPN that Chandler has signed with the UFC. The former Bellator lightweight champion will also serve as …read more

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Dana White Planning For Conor McGregor To Return Next Year

Dana White recently said that he’s got some ideas planned for an eventual Conor McGregor to the octagon in 2021. White spoke with ESPN recently and confirmed that he’s in …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 weigh-in results and live video stream (noon ET)

LAS VEGAS – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Friday’s official UFC on ESPN+ 36 fighter weigh-ins, which kick off at noon ET (9 a.m. PT).
The weigh-ins …read more

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Darren Stewart: UFC on ESPN+ 36 foe Kevin Holland no more dangerous than anyone else

Ahead of UFC on ESPN+ 36, Darren Stewart spoke with reporters Wednesday during media day.
Stewart (12-4 MMA, 5-4 UFC) discussed his middleweight bout with Kevin Holland (17-5 MMA, 5-2 UFC), …read more

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Ryan Spann ready for Johnny Walker's 'unpredictability' at UFC on ESPN+ 36

Ahead of UFC on ESPN+ 36, Ryan Spann spoke with reporters Wednesday during media day.
Spann (18-5 MMA, 4-0 UFC) discussed his light heavyweight bout with Johnny Walker (17-5 MMA, 3-2 …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 breakdown: Can Colby Covington get back into title contention vs. ex-champ Tyron Woodley?

UFC on ESPN+ 36 breakdown: Can Colby Covington get back into title contention vs. ex-champ Tyron Woodley? …read more

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Colby Covington explains why Tyron Woodley fight is 'going to be easy money'

LAS VEGAS – Colby Covington wasted little time rattling off all the reasons why his UFC on ESPN+ 36 main event against Tyron Woodley is an easy fight to market. …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 36 press conference faceoffs video

LAS VEGAS – Ahead of UFC on ESPN+ 36, a news conference was held with undercard fighters Thursday, and MMA Junkie was on the scene for the festivities.
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Tyron Woodley answers 'Black Lives Matter' to every question at UFC on ESPN+ 36 press conference

LAS VEGAS – Tyron Woodley kept his answers brief and to the point during Thursday’s UFC on ESPN+ 36 news conference.
Woodley, a Black former UFC welterweight champion, shut down every …read more

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Mackenzie Dern sees eventual Amanda Ribas rematch being for UFC title

Ahead of UFC on ESPN+ 36, Mackenzie Dern spoke with reporters Wednesday during media day.
Dern (8-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) discussed her strawweight bout with Randa Markos (10-8-1 MMA, 6-7-1 UFC), …read more

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Dana White: 'Everything is on the line' for Donald Cerrone at UFC on ESPN+ 36

Donald Cerrone may think questions about his potential retirement are crazy, but his boss doesn’t necessarily agree with him.
Cerrone (36-15 MMA, 23-12 UFC) returns to the cage Saturday against Niko …read more

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Daniel Cormier In Early Talks To Become WWE Commentator

Daniel Cormier may be adding another job to his already full slate. Cormier, who hosts a show on ESPN, ESPN+, and is a UFC commentator, says he is in early …read more

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Marion Reneau injured, Sijara Eubanks steps up on short notice for UFC 253 fight with Ketlen Vieira

Sijara Eubanks is set to step in and fight Ketlen Vieira on short notice after Marion Reneau pulled out of their upcoming showdown, ESPN reports. Eubanks is set to get …read more

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Mariya Agapova to undergo knee surgery after UFC on ESPN 15 loss to Shana Dobson

Mariya Agapova (pictured, red gloves) dropped to 9-2 as a professional MMA fighter after her first UFC defeat | Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Mariya Agapova will have to go under …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3088: Colby Covington, Donald Cerrone, UFC on ESPN+ 36 preview, and more


Thursday’s episode of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
On Episode No. 3,088 of the podcast, the boys preview UFC on ESPN+ 36 with Colby Covington …read more

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Johnny Walker thinks he found home with SBG Ireland ahead of UFC on ESPN+ 33

Ahead of UFC on ESPN+ 36, Johnny Walker spoke with reporters Wednesday during media day.
Walker (17-5 MMA, 3-2 UFC) discussed his light heavyweight bout with Ryan Spann (18-5 MMA, 4-0 …read more

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Kevin Holland thought he was fighting Darren Till – not Darren Stewart – at UFC on ESPN+ 36

Ahead of UFC on ESPN+ 36, Kevin Holland spoke with reporters Wednesday during media day.
Holland (17-5 MMA, 5-2 UFC) discussed his light heavyweight bout with Darren Stewart (12-4 MMA, 5-4 …read more

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