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Kelvin Gastelum wants No. 1 contender fight in May, possibly Jacare Souza

Kelvin Gastelum believes he’s one fight away from a UFC title shot — at either welterweight or middleweight. He provides ESPN with his ideal time frame and top opponent choice …read more

Source:: ESPN

UFC's Yair Rodriguez relocates to Vegas, eyes ranked opponent in 2018

Yair Rodriguez, who has not fought since a loss to Frankie Edgar nine months ago, tells ESPN he’s relocating to Las Vegas and is nearing a return to the Octagon. …read more

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Sources: 'Cyborg' bout to headline UFC 222

In need of a new main event, sources tell ESPN that a female featherweight title bout between Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino and Yana Kunitskaya is being finalized for March’s UFC 222 …read more

Source:: ESPN

Tyron Woodley responds to Rafael dos Anjos’ criticisms: go fight “Qweefington”

Last night, UFC welterweight champ Tyron Woodley divulged to ESPN‘s Brett Okamoto that he believes his next fight will be against Nate Diaz.
“I think that fight will happen,” he said. …read more

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Tyron Woodley responds to Rafael dos Anjos’ criticisms: go fight “Qweefington”

Last night, UFC welterweight champ Tyron Woodley divulged to ESPN‘s Brett Okamoto that he believes his next fight will be against Nate Diaz.
“I think that fight will happen,” he said. …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos has a message for Tyron Woodley after champ’s latest mention of Diaz bout

Yesterday afternoon, UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley once again expressed interest in a showdown with long-time lightweight contender Nate Diaz.
“I think that fight will happen,” Woodley told ESPN. “I think …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos has a message for Tyron Woodley after champ’s latest mention of Diaz bout

Yesterday afternoon, UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley once again expressed interest in a showdown with long-time lightweight contender Nate Diaz.
“I think that fight will happen,” Woodley told ESPN. “I think …read more

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Sources: Injured Holloway can't go in UFC 222

Max Holloway has suffered an injury that will prevent him from defending his title against Frankie Edgar at UFC 222, sources told ESPN, leaving the event exploring other options. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Posted on February 3, 2018, 6:46 pm By
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Anthony Pettis vs. Michael Chiesa Verbally Agree To Showdown At UFC 223

An intriguing lightweight bout appears to be close to finalized for UFC 223. ESPN was first to report the news that Anthony Pettis and Michael Chiesa have both verbally agreed …read more

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Will the WWE give Ronda Rousey what MMA no longer could?

Ronda Rousey is a pro wrestler now. A real one, she insists. A full-time, year-round, totally committed one, to hear her tell it.
“This is my life now,” Rousey told ESPN.com. …read more

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Posted on January 29, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Despite WWE move, Ronda Rousey won’t close door on UFC return: ‘I wouldn’t doubt myself doing anything’

Ronda Rousey has signed with WWE. But she will not say she is officially retired from the UFC.
In a sitdown interview with ESPN, Rousey said she would not completely close …read more

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Posted on January 29, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Poirier, Gaethje to clash in April 14 main event

Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje, two lightweight sluggers who are ranked No. 5 and No. 9 in the division by ESPN.com, will meet in a UFC Fight Night on April …read more

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Posted on January 20, 2018, 5:17 am By
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Sources: Holloway to defend title against Edgar

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will defend his title against former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar at UFC 222 on March 3 in Las Vegas, UFC officials confirmed to ESPN on …read more

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Rose Namajunas named ESPN’s 2017 MMA Fighter of the Year

After pulling off a huge upset and knocking out undefeated UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 217 this past November, newly instated 115-pound queen Rose Namajunas has been …read more

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2017 ESPN MMA fighter of the year: Rose Namajunas

Rose Namajunas claimed the UFC strawweight title by defeating Joanna Jedrzejczyk in an upset for the ages. Her dominance in the Octagon earns her ESPN’s 2017 Fighter of the Year. …read more

Source:: ESPN

UFC 219: Is Diakiese the next Bisping?

Marc Diakiese speaks to ESPN about his upcoming Las Vegas fight on UFC 219 — which has now been elevated to the main card — and his long-term desire to …read more

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Posted on December 29, 2017, 5:46 pm By
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Dana White: Georges St-Pierre’s Next Fight ‘Won’t Be’ vs. Conor McGregor

UFC president Dana White squashed rumors of a potential 2018 meeting between Georges St-Pierre and Conor McGregor during an interview with ESPN. As for the status of GSP, White also …read more

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Sources: Cerrone-Medeiros tilt nearly finalized

The UFC is close to finalizing a welterweight fight between Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Yancy Medeiros to headline UFC Fight Night: Austin on February 18, sources confirmed to ESPN. …read more

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Anthony Pettis vs. Rafael dos Anjos full fight video highlights

Watch Anthony Pettis vs. Rafael dos Anjos full fight video highlights from UFC 185’s main event above, courtesy of ESPN.UFC 185: Pettis vs. dos Anjos took place March 14, …read more

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