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UFC on ESPN 6 ‘Weidman vs. Reyes’ Play-by-Play, Results & Round Scoring

Sherdog’s live UFC on ESPN 6 coverage begins Friday at 6 p.m. ET. …read more

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Report: Luke Rockhold could be done with fighting career

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold’s fighting career could be coming to an end. Ariel Helwani of ESPN reported on Thursday night that during a conversation with the former champion, …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 preview show

BOSTON – With less than 24 hours to go until UFC on ESPN 6, MMAFighting’s Jose Youngs and Mike Heck of Flocombat.com break down the important storylines for Saturday’s event …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 weigh-ins faceoff video highlights

BOSTON – UFC on ESPN 6 ceremonial fighter weigh-ins took place Thursday, and MMA Junkie was on the scene at the Orpheum Theatre.
In the main event, former middleweight champion Chris …read more

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Face Off! ‘Devastator’ Stares Down ‘All American’ In Boston

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is less than 24 hours away from its upcoming UFC on ESPN 6 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, scheduled for a rare Friday night …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 Live Results: Reyes vs. Weidman

(Click on the fight below and then scroll down to see in-fight live stats and full results, courtesy of Fight Analytics. Full live results for the first UFC on ESPN …read more

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Chan Sung Jung thinks he's a better grappler than Brian Ortega heading into UFC on ESPN+ 23

It’s safe to say that “The Korean Zombie” isn’t afraid to go to the ground with Brian Ortega.
Chan Sung Jung (15-5 MMA, 5-4 UFC) headlines UFC on ESPN+ 23 on …read more

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Live! UFC Boston Ceremonial Weigh-In Video!

With the UFC on ESPN 6 early (and official) weigh ins already in the books (get full results here), the promotion will ask all 26 fighters — including the two …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6's Kyle Bochniak talks hometown fight with Sean Woodson

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – You don’t have to twist Gloucester, Mass. native Kyle Bochniak’s arm to hard to get him to fight at his hometown TD Garden.
Bochniak (8-4 MMA, 2-4 UFC) …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 predictions: Can Chris Weidman topple Dominick Reyes in 205 debut?

Reyes
vs.
Weidman
Rodriguez
vs.
Stephens
Hardy
vs.
Sosoli
Lauzon
vs.
Pearce
Barber
vs.
Robertson
Stewart
vs.
Winn

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2019: 176-105 (63%)

Reyes
(63%)

Stephens
(63%)

Hardy
(76%)

Lauzon
(59%)

Barber
(76%)

Winn
(75%)

Dan Tom
@DanTomMMA
2019: 183-98 (65%)

Reyes

Stephens

Hardy

Pearce

Robertson

Stewart

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2019: 86-48 (64%)

Reyes

Rodriguez

Hardy

Lauzon

Robertson

Stewart

Simon Head
@simonhead
2019: 89-50 (64%)

Reyes

Rodriguez

Hardy

Pearce

Robertson

Stewart

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
2019: 179-102 (64%)

Reyes

Stephens

Hardy

Pearce

Barber

Winn

Ken Hathaway
@kenshathaway
2019: 179-102 (64%)
2018 Champion

Reyes

Stephens

Hardy

Pearce

Robertson

Winn

Brian Garcia
@thegoze
2019: 178-103 (63%)
2017 Champion

Reyes

Stephens

Hardy

Lauzon

Barber

Winn

John Morgan
@MMAjunkieJohn
2019: 175-106 …read more

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Kyle Bochniak Knows UFC Boston is 'Do-or-Die' for his UFC Career

Kyle Bochniak is on a two-fight losing streak, and knows he must win on Friday at UFC on ESPN 6 in Boston. …read more

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6 burning questions heading into UFC on ESPN 6

In three weeks, the UFC will visit the place that is pretentious enough to refer to itself as “The” Garden — New York’s Madison Square Garden — for UFC 244.
Friday …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6: Reyes vs. Weidman weigh-in video

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Watch the UFC on ESPN 6 weigh-in live from Boston on Thursday at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT on MMAWeekly.com. If you’re not around for the …read more

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Ben Askren on UFC Singapore fight with Demian Maia: 'If I don’t get this win, I may be in trouble'

Ben Askren thinks his back may be against the wall going into his fight with Demian Maia.
He headlines UFC on ESPN+ 20 next week in Singapore, and realizes what’s at …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 Weigh-in Results: Two Fighters Miss Weight

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is back in Boston this Friday for UFC on ESPN 6, and two fighters have missed weight. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 weigh-in results: Deron Winn, Manny Bermudez come in heavy

Deron Winn | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Deron Winn and Manny Bermudez lost their battles with the scale on Thursday.
The two fighters failed to make weight for their respective …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz banned from PFL events pending resolution of battery case

Ali Abdelaziz | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Manager Ali Abdelaziz’s recent legal troubles has the Professional Fighters League keeping him at arm’s length.
The league told ESPN on Wednesday that …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 weigh-in results: Weidman vs. Reyes set, but two fighters miss weight

UFC on ESPN 6 is slated to move forward following Thursday’s weigh-in event in Boston. The top end of the fight card easily made weight, but that wasn’t the case …read more

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Dooho Choi set to return vs. Charles Jourdain at UFC on ESPN+ 23 in South Korea

The “Korean Superboy” is back.
Dooho Choi (14-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) will return to action in his home country of South Korea when he takes on Charles Jourdain (9-2 MMA, 0-1 …read more

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Six years in the making, Randy Costa and Devin Carrier's dream will come true at UFC on ESPN 6

On Aug. 6, 2016, Randy Costa received an unexpected phone call.
On the other end of the line was his friend, training partner and UFC lightweight Joe Proctor.
“Hey man,” Proctor said …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 weigh-in video live at 9 a.m. ET

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

At the UFC on ESPN 6 weigh-ins, all 26 fighters taking part in Friday night’s UFC on ESPN 6 fights will step on the scale …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 weigh-in results and live video stream (9 a.m. ET)

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Thursday’s early and official UFC on ESPN 6 fighter weigh-ins, which kick off at 9 a.m. ET (6 …read more

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Video: Watch Thursday's UFC on ESPN 6 ceremonial weigh-ins live on MMAjunkie at 5 p.m. ET

BOSTON – UFC on ESPN 6 ceremonial fighter weigh-ins take place Thursday, and you can catch a live video stream of the proceedings here on MMA Junkie at 5 p.m. …read more

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Ben Sosoli not thinking about Greg Hardy's past ahead of UFC on ESPN 6 scrap

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Ben Sosoli is the second biggest underdog on Friday’s card for his UFC debut, but he’s got a rational way of thinking about his opponent.
Sosoli (7-2 MMA, …read more

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After 30-month absence, Charles Rosa will 'defy all odds' by returning at UFC on ESPN 6

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – It’s been a long road back for Charles Rosa.
After 30 months away from the cage, Rosa (11-3 MMA, 2-3 UFC) returns at UFC on ESPN 6 against …read more

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Latest Odds, Betting Guide For UFC ‘Boston’

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Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines for UFC on ESPN 6, which is set to hit TD Garden in …read more

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Gillian Robertson says she's Maycee Barber's first test: 'Her mouth gets her a lot of places'

Gillian Robertson doesn’t think Maycee Barber is giving her appropriate respect going into Friday’s matchup at UFC on ESPN 6.
Robertson (7-3 MMA, 4-1 UFC) is getting her ideal scenario in …read more

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Yair: Stephens’ ‘Die’ Comments Shows Weakness

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During a recent media scrum, Jeremy Stephens declared that if Yair Rodriguez doesn’t die during their upcoming rematch at UFC on ESPN 6 …read more

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Romania’s Diana Belbita Doesn’t Feel Any Added Pressure Ahead of UFC Debut

Diana Belbita will make her Octagon debut on the preliminary card of UFC on ESPN 6 on Friday when she faces Liverpool’s Molly McCann in Boston. …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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X-Factor! Some UFC ‘Boston’ Main Card Predictions

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This Friday (Oct. 18, 2019), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) travels to Boston, Mass., for UFC on ESPN 6. In the …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 breakdown: How will Chris Weidman's LHW debut go with Dominick Reyes in front of him?

1 2 …3MMA Junkie analyst Dan Tom breaks down the UFC’s top bouts. Today, we look at the main event for UFC on ESPN 6.
UFC on ESPN 6 takes place …read more

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Joe Lauzon committed to not let Jonathan Pearce make a name off him at UFC Boston

BOSTON – Joe Lauzon knows he’s got a big experience advantage going into Friday night.
He takes on Jonathan Pearce at UFC on ESPN 6 in Boston, and he’s not about …read more

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Yair Rodriguez will stop mentally prodding Jeremy Stephens: 'I don't want him to be weak' at UFC Boston

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Yair Rodriguez thinks he’s so deep inside Jeremy Stephens’ head in advance of their rematch at UFC on ESPN 6 that he’s seemingly remorseful about it.
Rodriguez (11-2 …read more

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Video: Maycee Barber thinks she can ‘dominate’ UFC strawweight champion Weili Zhang now

BOSTON — At UFC on ESPN 6 media day, Maycee Barber talks about Ben Askren as a coach, training with her brother, her goals, Paige VanZant, a return to 115, …read more

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Relaxed as ever, Greg Hardy talks finding 'peace in the violence' ahead of UFC on ESPN 6

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – While he hoped for a step up in competition for his fourth UFC fight, Greg Hardy is here for the ride.
At a UFC on ESPN 6 media …read more

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Video: Joe Lauzon says ‘no chance’ a guy like Colby Covington would be welcome at his gym

BOSTON — Ahead of his return at UFC on ESPN 6, Joe Lauzon addresses retirement rumors and the growing list of fighters who train alongside him everyday at his gym …read more

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Chris Fishgold vs. Billy Quarantillo Set for UFC on ESPN 7

Chris Fishgold will welcome Billy Quarantillo to the Octagon at UFC on ESPN 7 in Washington, D.C. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6's Dominick Reyes targets 'emphatic finish' to set up title meeting with Jon Jones

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Eleven fights into his MMA career, Dominick Reyes thinks he’s finally starting to get the shine he deserves.
The undefeated light heavyweight contender gets the first main event …read more

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Jonathan Pearce Plans on Retiring Joe Lauzon with KO Win at UFC on ESPN 6

Jonathan Pearce will be in enemy territory for his Octagon debut, as he is taking on Massachusetts native Joe Lauzon at UFC on ESPN 6 in Boston. …read more

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Contender Series Alum Sean Woodson Expects to Finish Kyle Bochniaak at UFC Boston

Sean Woodson is set to make the walk to the Octagon for the first time opposite Kyle Bochniak at UFC on ESPN 6 on Friday in Boston. …read more

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Jeremy Stephens: Yair Rodriguez trying to be something he's not and will find out hard way at UFC Boston

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Jeremy Stephens is looking to make Yair Rodriguez pay for everything he has said.
He rematches Rodriguez in the co-main event of UFC on ESPN 6 in Boston, …read more

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Chris Weidman Confident Light Heavyweight Title Shot Looms with Win at UFC Boston

Chris Weidman will make his 205-pound debut on Friday when he takes on the surging undefeated Dominick Reyes at UFC on ESPN 6 and believes a win over his opponent …read more

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Boston-area local Randy Costa promises 'Fight of the Night' war with Boston Salmon at UFC on ESPN 6

BOSTON – For Massachusetts native Randy Costa, Friday at TD Garden is going to be something special, and he thinks he has the perfect dance partner to deliver a “Fight …read more

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John McCarthy and Ariel Helwani get in heated debate on Twitter

Bellator broadcaster and former referee John McCarthy recently had a heated exchange with ESPN journalist Ariel Helwani on social media.
McCarthy and Helwani are both considered to be well-known figures within …read more

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Live! UFC Boston Media Day Video!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has gathered the major players from the upcoming UFC on ESPN 6 mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 pre-event facts: Chris Weidman undefeated in UFC main events

The UFC makes its return to Massachusetts on Friday with UFC on ESPN 6, which takes place at TD Garden in Boston with a 13-fight lineup that airs entirely on …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 media day live stream at 10:30 a.m. ET

At UFC on ESPN 6 media day, the top fighters on Friday’s card will speak to the media Wednesday morning. The event is scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m. ET. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 free fight: Relive Chris Weidman's legendary knockout of Anderson Silva

The city of Boston is no stranger to multiple-time champions. After all, since Feb. 2002, the Patriots have won six Super Bowls and the Red Sox four World Series.
So it’s …read more

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In a zone, Dominick Reyes makes one thing clear before UFC on ESPN 6: 'This is my main event'

BOSTON – Out of Tuesday’s UFC on ESPN 6 open workout participants, Dominick Reyes has the least experience inside the octagon.
From the moment he emerged from the bowels of the …read more

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Yair Rodriguez channels anger before UFC on ESPN 6; Jeremy Stephens unloads

BOSTON – There are few things that get more eyeballs on fights than two fighters who truly don’t like each other.
Featherweights Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens have that “it” factor …read more

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Predictions! UFC On ESPN 6 ‘Prelims’ Preview - Pt. 2

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UFC is bringing an intriguing Light Heavyweight headliner to “Beantown” for its latest and greatest fight card on ESPN. MMAmania.com’s Patrick Stumberg kicks off the …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6: Dominick Reyes thinks Chris Weidman’s chin won’t hold up

BOSTON – Light heavyweight Dominick Reyes talks about his journey from UFC fan to Chris Weidman’s next opponent, his assessment of Weidman’s move to 205 pounds at UFC on ESPN …read more

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Video: Chris Weidman believes Jon Jones has looked ‘beatable’ lately

BOSTON — At UFC on ESPN 6 workouts, Chris Weidman talks about differences at light heavyweight, possibly fighting Jon Jones, his opponent Dominick Reyes, and more. …read more

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UFC Boston: Jeremy Stephens unloads on Yair Rodriguez before rematch 

BOSTON – Jeremy Stephens spared no expletives in advance of his rematch with Yair Rodriguez at UFC on ESPN 6. He repeatedly cursed the Mexican fighter and even brought his …read more

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Video: Yair Rodriguez gives his side of hotel run-in with Jeremy Stephens after last fight

BOSTON — At UFC on ESPN 6 workouts, Yair Rodriguez discusses if he’s still upset with Jeremy Stephens, if Stephens got poked in the eye, their run-in in the hotel, …read more

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Aspen Ladd's gender discrimination appeal of loss to Germaine de Randamie denied by CSAC

Aspen Ladd’s appeal of her UFC on ESPN+ 13 loss to Germaine de Randamie was denied Tuesday by the California State Athletic Commission.
Ladd (8-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) lost via 16-second …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Tanner Boser Confident in All-Around Skills Heading into Octagon Debut at UFC on ESPN 6

Tanner Boser was set to make his Octagon debut at UFC 240 in his home province of Alberta, Canada, but the day before weigh-ins his opponent, Giacomo Lemos, failed a …read more

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How, When To Buy Tickets For UFC 245

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The UFC 245 main card airs on ESPN+ pay-per-view (PPV) with preliminary fights landing on ESPN2 and on ESPN Deportes. Early “Prelims” will …read more

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Joe Lauzon is still fighting for all the right reasons as he prepares to return at UFC on ESPN 6

Joe Lauzon | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Truth be told, Joe Lauzon thought that his last fight might be his final fight.
The 35-year-old lightweight, who has racked up 15 …read more

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Off Guard: Beneil Dariush believes he's in lose-lose situation at UFC Singapore

LOS ANGELES – Beneil Dariush finds himself in a peculiar spot.
Dariush takes on Frank Camacho on Oct. 26 at UFC on ESPN+ 20, and he doesn’t think there’s much to …read more

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Predictions! UFC On ESPN 6 ‘Prelims’ Preview - Pt. 1

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UFC is bringing an intriguing Light Heavyweight headliner to “Beantown” for its latest and greatest fight card on ESPN. MMAmania.com’s …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 19 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

Since the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, forums, and – perhaps most importantly – …read more

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James Vick embarrassed to get KO'd by 'low percentage move,' provides health update

James Vick has broken his silence following a devastating knockout loss to Niko Price at UFC on ESPN+ 19.
Vick (13-5 MMA, 9-5 UFC) suffered his fourth consecutive loss on Saturday …read more

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Live! UFC Boston Results & Play-By-Play!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is just a few days away from its upcoming UFC on ESPN 6 mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6: Make your predictions for Dominick Reyes vs. Chris Weidman

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 6 event in Boston.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for each …read more

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With skid behind him after UFC Tampa, Eryk Anders wants on card in Washington, D.C.

TAMPA, Fla. – Eryk Anders beat Gerald Meerschaert with a split decision Saturday to open up the main card at UFC on ESPN+ 19 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.
Take …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #2992: Unpacking UFC on ESPN+ 19, PFL Playoffs 1, more

Monday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
On Episode 2,992 of the podcast, the guys unpack a busy weekend in MMA, first and foremost …read more

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Doo Ho Choi calls for Cub Swanson rematch at UFC on ESPN+ 23 in South Korea

Doo Ho Choi and Cub Swanson engaged in a battle for the ages, and Choi also would love to run it back.
Swanson defeated Choi via unanimous decision at UFC 206, …read more

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Matt Frevola had no thought of tapping to Luis Pena at UFC Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. – Matt Frevola beat Luis Pena with a split decision Saturday on the main card at UFC on ESPN+ 19 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.
Take a look …read more

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Miguel Baeza found out DWCS and first official UFC fight are two different animals

TAMPA, Fla. – Miguel Baeza beat Hector Aldana with a second-round TKO Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN+ 19 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.
Take a look …read more

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Callout Collection: Who UFC Tampa winners want next – and how likely they'll get them

Earning wins in the UFC is certainly no easy task, but what comes next is often even more important: the post-fight callout.
So after Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 19 event in …read more

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Marvin Vettori explains bad blood with Andrew Sanchez after UFC Tampa win

TAMPA, Fla. – Marvin Vettori beat Andrew Sanchez with a unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN+ 19 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.
Take a look …read more

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J.J. Aldrich ready to make flyweight her home after crucial UFC Tampa win

TAMPA, Fla. – J.J. Aldrich beat Lauren Mueller with a unanimous decision Saturday to open the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN+ 19 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.
Take a …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 19 rookie report: Grading the newcomer in Tampa

Fighters from around the globe dream of the day they’ll step into the UFC octagon for the first time. For one athlete, Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 19 event marked that …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Joanna Jedrzejczyk after UFC on ESPN+ 19 win?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Michelle Waterson after UFC on ESPN+ 19 loss?)
Joanna Jedrzejczyk picked up her first strawweight win in 15 months on Saturday, when she …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Michelle Waterson after UFC on ESPN+ 19 loss?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Joanna Jedrzejczyk after UFC on ESPN+ 19 win?)
Michelle Waterson’s championship aspirations took a major hit on Saturday when she lost to Joanna …read more

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Ryan Spann ready for respect that should come with UFC Tampa win over Devin Clark

TAMPA, Fla. – Ryan Spann beat Devin Clark with a first-round submission Saturday to close out the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN+ 19 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.
Take …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Deiveson Figueiredo Demands To Fight Joseph Benavidez

The UFC flyweight championship picture has continued to be stagnant following Henry Cejudo’s “saving” it at UFC on ESPN+1 at the top of the year, and Deiveson Figueiredo knows how …read more

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Mike Davis plans drop to featherweight after brutal KO win at UFC Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. – Mike Davis beat Thomas Gifford with a third-round knockout Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN+ 19 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.
Take a look …read more

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5 biggest takeaways from UFC on ESPN+ 19: Jedrzejczyk's reminder, Waterson's heartbreak and more

What mattered most at UFC on ESPN+ 19 in Florida? Here are a few post-fight musings …
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1. Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s reminder

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk def. Michelle Waterson at UFC …read more

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Alex Morono credits Fortis MMA for resurgence, calls out Dhiego Lima after UFC Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. – Alex Morono beat Max Griffin with a unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN+ 19 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.
Take a look …read more

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Marlon Vera thinks he's bantamweight's next big contender after UFC Tampa TKO win

TAMPA, Fla. – Marlon Vera beat Andre Ewell with a third-round TKO Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN+ 19 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.
Take a look …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 19: Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Michelle Waterson recap video


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See the highlights and recap from UFC on ESPN+ 19: Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Michelle Waterson. Jedrzejczyk bounced back from a loss in her bid to capture …read more

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Michelle Waterson reveals Holly Holm's advice in emotional post-loss moment

TAMPA, Fla. – Moments after Michelle Waterson left the octagon following her loss in the UFC on ESPN+ 19 main event, she embraced good friend and training partner Holly Holm.
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Mackenzie Dern: 'No excuses' after first MMA loss at UFC on ESPN+ 19

Saturday wasn’t Mackenzie Dern’s night.
The previously undefeated fighter Dern (7-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) suffered her first professional loss at the hands of Amanda Ribas (8-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC) at UFC …read more

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Amanda Ribas ready for top-10 opponent after upset of Mackenzie Dern at UFC Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. – Amanda Ribas beat Mackenzie Dern with a unanimous decision Saturday on the main card at UFC on ESPN+ 19 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.
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UFC on Tampa: Cub Swanson Octagon interview

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UFC veteran Cub Swanson gave an emotional post-fight interview following his victory over Kron Gracie in the UFC on ESPN+ 19 co-main event on Saturday in Tampa, Fla. …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo wants Joseph Benavidez for interim flyweight title after UFC Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. – Deiveson Figueiredo beat Tim Elliott with a first-round submission Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN+ 19 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.
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UFC Tampa Reebok Fighter Payouts: Cub Swanson Tops List

UFC Tampa is in the books, and now it’s time for Reebok to pay the fighters their sponsorship money. UFC Tampa (also known as UFC on ESPN+ 19) took place …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 19 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Jedrzejczyk takes big cut for non-title bout

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TAMPA, Fla. – Fighters from Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 19 event took home event took home UFC …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC on ESPN+ 19 with Bruce Springsteen, AC/DC and a classic movie theme

While it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song to accompany you to the cage is …read more

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UFC Tampa’s Biggest Winners, Losers

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UFC Fight Night 161 went down last night (Sat., Oct. 12, 2019) live on ESPN+ from inside Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida, featuring a women’s …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk proud of UFC on ESPN+ 19 win, clears air on weight cut drama

TAMPA, Fla. – Joanna Jedrzejczyk feels rejuvenated.
Jedrzejczyk, the former UFC women’s strawweight champion, put on a masterful performance and cruised to a five-round unanimous decision victory over Michelle Waterson (17-7 …read more

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Emotional Michelle Waterson: UFC on ESPN+ 19 loss was needed, hardest part is 'letting down' fans

TAMPA, Fla. – Despite putting on a gutsy showing at UFC on ESPN+ 19, Michelle Waterson can’t help but think she let the fans down on fight night.
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The 6th Round Post-Fight Show | Joanna vs Waterson | UFC Tampa

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Zane Simon & Eddie Mercado are here to breakdown this Saturday’s, Oct, 12th., UFC on ESPN+ 19, Fight Night 161 event, from Tampa, Florida. The guys …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Michelle Waterson exchange hugs, jerseys after UFC Tampa


Joanna Jedrzejczyk put on a masterful striking performance against Michelle Waterson at UFC on ESPN+ 19 on Saturday in Tampa, Fla.
The former strawweight champion made a statement in bloodying …read more

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Cub Swanson and Kron Gracie take Fight of the Night honors at UFC on ESPN+ 19

Cub Swanson was walking a thin line heading into UFC on ESPN+ 19 on Saturday in Tampa, Fla, but he exited the cage walking on a cloud.
Entering his fight with …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 19 bonuses: Cub Swanson-Kron Gracie slugfest earns 'Fight of the Night'

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Cub Swanson’s UFC Tampa co-feature bout with Kron Gracie turned into a compelling throwdown.
The veteran Swanson taught …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 19 results: Joanna Jedrzejczyk puts on master class, ‘bow down’

Joanna Jedrzejczyk punched her return ticket to a strawweight title shot by dominating Michelle Waterson in the UFC on ESPN+ 19 main event on Saturday in Tampa, Fla.
Jedrzejczyk started with …read more

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Twitter reacts to Joanna Jedrzejczyk's dominant win over Michelle Waterson at UFC on ESPN+ 19

Joanna Jedrzejczyk returned to the strawweight division with a win on Saturday when she defeated Michelle Waterson in the UFC on ESPN+ 19 headliner.
After a failed title bid up a …read more

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