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Edson Barboza vs. Justin Gaethje targeted for UFC on ESPN+ 6 in Nashville

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A lightweight matchup between devastating strikers Edson Barboza and Justin Gaethje is in the works for UFC …read more

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Remember the time John Linker spent his entire UFC per diem money on a PlayStation?

It’s May 2012, and Rousimar Palhares is scheduled to fight Alan Belcher at UFC on FOX 3 in New Jersey. I arrived in town a few days early and headed …read more

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Jon Anik Excited For UFC’s Transition To ESPN

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) play-by-play commentator Jon Anik awaits the promotion’s big move to ESPN. The UFC 232 post-fight show marked the end of the UFC’s deal with FOX. The …read more

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Dwight Grant steps in vs. Chance Rencountre to finalize UFC on ESPN+ 1 lineup

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Dwight Grant will be fighting on just six days’ notice when he steps into the octagon against …read more

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Ahead of Brooklyn card, ESPN airs three hours of UFC content – including Khabib-McGregor replay

The UFC and ESPN officially will usher in the next broadcast era in MMA next week.
After seven years with FOX as its broadcast partner, the UFC shifts to ESPN and …read more

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Ion Cutelaba, John Lineker forced off next week's UFC on ESPN+ 1 in Brooklyn

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The UFC’s first event in its ESPN broadcast era is undergoing some late changes about a week …read more

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Charles Oliveira Returns At UFC Fortaleza

An interesting lightweight match-up has just been added to UFC Fortaleza. Charles Oliveira wanted a spot on the card after his UFC on FOX 31 victory over Jim Miller last …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 Fighter Salaries: Charles Oliveira tops the list!

UFC lightweight fighter Charles Oliveira took home the largest paycheck from last month’s UFC on FOX 31 event in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
“Do Bronx” avenged his previous loss to Jim Miller …read more

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The seven-year FOX deal ends with a number of viewer high points

The seven-plus year relationship with UFC and FOX ended last Saturday with the prelims of UFC 232.
The UFC called attention to it two weeks earlier, on the Dec. 15 FOX …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 Salaries: Charles Oliveira Tops List

The Wisconsin State Athletic Commission released the UFC on FOX 31 salaries and some of the top tier talents got paid some major cash. UFC on FOX 31 (also known …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 salaries: Oliveira top earner at $180k

Check out the full fighter salaries from last month’s UFC on FOX 31 card in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It’s been a few weeks since UFC on FOX 31 took place in …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 Medical Suspensions

We now have the UFC on FOX 31 medical suspensions from last month’s (Sat. December 15, 2018) Milwaukee show. The event was held from the Fiserv Forum and was headlined …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 medical suspensions: Dan Hooker gets possible six months

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A brutal beating at UFC on FOX 31 has left lightweight Dan Hooker with potential six-month suspension. …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 salaries: Charles Oliveira ($180k) outearns headliners

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Despite his position as a big FOX opener, veteran lightweight Charles Oliveira cashed the biggest paycheck from …read more

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Coach: We Saw A ‘More Mature’ Al Iaquinta At UFC on FOX 31

“Ragin” Al Iaquinta picked up a big win earlier this month (Sat. December 15, 2018) at UFC on FOX 31. Iaquinta defeated Kevin Lee in the main event of the …read more

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Ray Longo: ‘More mature’ Al Iaquinta showed up at UFC on FOX 31

“Raging Al” might need a new nickname soon.
The 31-year-old lightweight contender continued his winning ways at UFC on FOX 31 in Milwaukee, picking up his second unanimous decision nod over …read more

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Jermall Charlo vs. Matt Korobov full fight video highlights

Watch highlights of Jermall Charlo’s entertaining win over Matt Korobov in the PBC on FOX main event. It wasn’t easy, but WBC interim middleweight champion Jermall Charlo (28-0, 21 KOs) …read more

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Posted on December 23, 2018, 5:16 am By
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Lead FOX Studio Anchor Karyn Bryant Making the Move to ESPN

The UFC’s new broadcast deal with ESPN after seven years with FOX brought about a little uncertainty for its analysts. After the UFC announced its partnership with ESPN for 2019 …read more

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Karyn Bryant 'would have been heartbroken' to not move to UFC on ESPN – but no worries

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The UFC’s new broadcast deal with ESPN after seven years with FOX brought about a little uncertainty for its …read more

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UFC On ESPN+ Poster For ‘Champ Vs Champ’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is set to make its transition from the FOX network to ESPN, starting with UFC on ESPN + 1, the Jan. 19, 2018 fight card headlined …read more

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Final UFC on FOX Card Ends With Average TV Ratings for 2018

UFC on FOX 31 — the final card in a seven year deal between the UFC and FOX — ended with average ratings after the totals nationwide were tallied.
2018 hasn’t …read more

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Zak Ottow Reflects on UFC Milwaukee Win, Believes He’s Entering His Prime

Heading into his Dec. 15 UFC on FOX 31 bout with Dwight Grant, welterweight Zak Ottow felt his biggest keys to getting the win was neutralizing Grant’s counter-striking and not …read more

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New Rankings! Iaquinta Slugs His Way Into Top 5

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is now a couple of days removed from its UFC on FOX 31 mixed martial arts (MMA) event (results here), which means it’s time for the …read more

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Daily Debate results: The biggest upset of a busy UFC-Bellator weekend was ...

Between UFC on FOX 31 and Bellator’s doubleheader in Hawaii, we were treated to a host of upsets this past weekend.
At Bellator 212, you had Javy Ayala making former UFC …read more

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Final UFC on FOX card averages 1.8 million viewers

The UFC on FOX finale produced ratings that were in line with recent offerings on the over-the-air television network. Last Saturday night in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the UFC held its final …read more

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Kevin Lee responds to Khabib: ‘F—k being humble’

Kevin Lee remains defiant after his loss to Al Iaquinta in their rematch on Saturday at UFC Milwaukee. Prior to UFC on FOX 31 on Saturday, Kevin Lee was looking …read more

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The A-Side Live Chat: UFC 232, Nick Diaz, UFC on FOX 31 fallout, Velasquez vs. Ngannou, White vs. De La Hoya, more

This is The A-Side Live Chat on MMA Fighting.
Today on the show, we’ll talk UFC 232 with its two tremendous title fights: Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson for the light …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA rankings, Dec. 18: Iaquinta, Macfarlane make major moves

Al Iaquinta was a fairly sizable underdog in the UFC on FOX 31 main event, but came through with flying colors.
Iaquinta (14-4-1 MMA, 9-3 UFC) took a unanimous decision from …read more

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Final ratings for UFC on FOX 31 fall closer to 2018 average

The final numbers for Saturday’s UFC on FOX 31 show were not nearly as impressive as the fast nationals indicated.
The UFC on FOX show from Milwaukee, headlined by Al Iaquinta’s …read more

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Drakkar Klose didn't take Bobby Green's weigh-in antics, insults personally

MILWAUKEE – Bobby Green almost instigated a tussle at the weigh-ins and trash-talked Drakkar Klose in the octagon at UFC on FOX 31.
None of it bothered Klose (10-1-1 MMA, 4-1 …read more

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UFC Milwaukee 'Fight Motion': Edson Barboza's destruction of Dan Hooker more brutal in slo-mo

The UFC’s final show on the FOX network had no shortage of great fights and outstanding individual performances.
The two fights right at the top of the bill did not disappoint. …read more

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Even Grislier In Slow Motion!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently put an end to its seven-year run on the FOX network with the UFC on FOX 31: “Lee vs. Iaquinta 2” mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

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Why UFC on FOX 31 winner Zak Ottow had a hunch he'd be a late replacement

MILWAUKEE – Zak Ottow was a sizeable underdog coming in on short-notice against UFC newcomer Dwight Grant and his seven-fight winning streak at UFC on FOX 31.
Ottow (17-6 MMA, 4-3 …read more

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Bobby Green Backtracks On Retirement Talk

Over this past weekend (Sat. December 15, 2018) Bobby Green suffered a unanimous decision defeat to Drakkar Klose at UFC on FOX 31 in Milwaukee. After the defeat, Green became …read more

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Daily Debate results: Whose star shined brightest between big UFC-Bellator weekend?

Both the UFC and Bellator brought it in a big way this past weekend, with the UFC hosting its final show on big FOX and Bellator bringing major MMA back …read more

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Kevin Lee promises he’s ‘still going to be champ’ after UFC Milwaukee loss

Last Saturday night, in the main event of the UFC’s final show on FOX, highly regarded lightweight contender Kevin Lee hit a speed bump in the form of Al Iaquinta. …read more

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Rob Font: Size made difference against Sergio Pettis at UFC on FOX 31

As a veteran of the bantamweight division, Rob Font is used to fighting opponents who clock in more than 10 pounds heavier on fight night.
Against Sergio Pettis (17-5 MMA, 8-5 …read more

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Joaquim Silva says he choked Jared Gordon unconscious in first round of UFC on FOX 31 thriller

MILWAUKEE – Joaquim Silva conducted his entire chat with reporters after Saturday’s UFC on FOX 31 in his native Portuguese, with the help of an interpreter.
Asked about the feeling of …read more

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Longo: I’d like to see Al Iaquinta fight Conor McGregor next

After a huge win at UFC on FOX 31 on Saturday night, Al Iaquinta’s team is now looking for the biggest money fight available. Al Iaquinta made a …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 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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UFC Milwaukee: Fight Motion – Slow Motion Highlights

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Take a slow-motion look back at some of the most exciting moment from UFC on FOX 31 in Milwaukee this past weekend. Lightweight Al Iaquinta defeated Kevin Lee …read more

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Lee Won’t Rule Out Welterweight Fight Next

Kevin Lee had his momentum stalled this past weekend (Sat., Dec. 15, 2018) after losing to Al Iaquinta for the second time at UFC on FOX 31 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin …read more

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Next Matches To Make After UFC On FOX 31

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) ended its seven-year deal with FOX last Saturday night (Dec. 15, 2018) with a bang, as the UFC on FOX 31: “Lee vs. Iaquinta 2” mixed …read more

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Jessica-Rose Clark moving to 135 after UFC on FOX 31 weight cut issue

After missing weight for UFC Milwaukee, Jessica-Rose Clark has moved back up to 135-pounds. After a bad weight cut forced her out of a fight with Andrea Lee this past …read more

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‘Do Bronx’ Banks Big Reebok Bucks At UFC On FOX 31

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back at it again last Saturday night (Dec. 15, 2018) with the UFC on FOX 31: “Lee vs. Iaquinta 2” mixed martial arts (MMA) event, …read more

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Bobby Green clarifies retirement talk, criticizes judging after UFC on FOX 31 loss

Bobby Green might have had one foot out the Octagon door this weekend, but don’t shut the cage on him just yet.
Saturday’s UFC on FOX 31 preliminary card on Saturday …read more

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Despite UFC Milwaukee loss, Kevin Lee promises he'll still be a champ: '(Expletive) being humble'

Kevin Lee still sees greatness for himself after experiencing a tough loss in his rematch with Al Iaquinta on Saturday at UFC on FOX 31.
Lee (17-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) surge …read more

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Green retires following Klose loss at UFC on FOX 31

Following a surprising unanimous decision loss in Milwaukee, WI, longtime veteran lightweight Bobby Green sounds like he’s walking away from his mixed martial arts career. By the summer of 2014, …read more

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Big UFC on FOX 31 Win Puts Al Iaquinta In The Driver’s Seat

He wasn’t supposed to win at UFC on FOX 31, but Al Iaquinta spoiled the party with an upset victory over Kevin Lee in the five-round main event of the …read more

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Bobby Green unsure on retirement after UFC Milwaukee, wants win bonuses eliminated

Bobby Green can’t say for sure whether he’ll retire following a unanimous decision loss to Drakkar Klose at UFC on FOX 31.
But the veteran UFC lightweight said he’s “really in …read more

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UFC On FOX 31 Ratings Best Since 2016

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) went out with a bang on FOX.
Last Saturday night’s (Dec. 15, 2018) mixed martial arts (MMA) fight card, UFC on FOX 31, returned the highest overnight …read more

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Dan Ige didn't feel like fighting, but 15 minutes of UFC experience is something money can't buy

MILWAUKEE – Dan Ige told it how it he felt it after his unanimous decision win over Jordan Griffin on the UFC on FOX 31 prelims.
Standing in the cage after …read more

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What’s Next For Kevin Lee?

Another weekend of fisticuffs has come and gone as UFC on FOX 31 went down last Saturday night (Dec. 15, 2018) inside Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Plenty of fighters were …read more

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Mike Rodriguez feeling 'like a thousand bucks' after rebounding at UFC on FOX 31

MILWAUKEE – Mike Rodriguez had one thing in mind for when he returns home after a triumphant performance on Saturday at UFC on FOX 31.
It wasn’t to go out and …read more

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MMA's week out of the cage: UFC's farewells to FOX, B.J. Penn turns 40

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Social media has become a significant part of the sporting landscape. But few, if any, professional sports match the …read more

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RECAP! Iaquinta Picks Apart Lee Late!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight rivals Al Iaquinta and Kevin Lee rematched last night (Dec. 15, 2018) at UFC on FOX 31 from inside Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Iaquinta returned …read more

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Trading Shots: What does it take to make an MMA retirement stick?

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Can you announce your retirement from MMA immediately after a loss and make it stick? Is rethinking retirement bound …read more

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UFC Milwaukee: Edson Barboza Octagon Interview

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Edson Barboza scored an impressive knockout of Dan Hooker at UFC on FOX 31 on Saturday night in Milwaukee. It marked the final UFC event on FOX, and …read more

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Covington Verbally Slams ‘Emasculated Cuck’ CM Punk During UFC Milwaukee Broadcast

No UFC weekend would be complete without Colby Covington sticking his foot in his mouth.
During UFC on FOX 31’s broadcast last night (Sat., Dec. 15, 2018) from inside Fiserv Forum …read more

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Jessica-Rose Clark confirms move back to bantamweight following UFC on FOX 31 weight cut issue

Jessica-Rose Clark isn’t taking any more chances with the scale.
Following a scary weight cut earlier this week that resulted in Clark being ruled “medically unfit” to compete against Andrea Lee …read more

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UFC on FOX 31: Fights to make

All the best, most interesting, and unquestionably coolest fights the UFC needs to book following their latest event in Milwaukee, WI. All told, the UFC’s final show on FOX wasn’t …read more

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The biggest winners & losers from UFC on FOX 31

Milwaukee, Wi – Last night saw the end of a very important era in combat sports as UFC on FOX 31 will be the last event on the network.
Fair to …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Al Iaquinta, UFC on FOX 31's other winning fighters?

The UFC’s final network-televised main card on FOX took place Saturday with UFC on FOX 31. The four-fight lineup unfolded at Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wis.
In the main event, Al …read more

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Khabib Praises ‘Strong’ Iaquinta, Lends Advice To Lee Following UFC Milwaukee

Al Iaquinta looked really good last night (Sat., Dec. 15, 2018) at UFC on FOX 31 from inside Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, when he defeated lightweight contender Kevin Lee …read more

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UFC Milwaukee: Al Iaquinta and Kevin Lee Octagon Interviews

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Kevin Lee and Al Iaquinta fought a tough back-and-forth battle in the main event of the UFC’s final event on FOX before they slide over to ESPN in …read more

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Video: Edson Barboza on Dan Hooker KO: ‘it’s part of the job’

MILWAUKEE – Edson Barboza speaks to the media at UFC on FOX 31 about his knockout win over Dan Hooker, Hooker’s durability, what’s next for his career, his move to …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 post-event facts: Charles Oliveira extends all-time submission record

The UFC made its third stop in Wisconsin on Saturday with UFC on FOX 31, which took place at Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee. It was the final event with a …read more

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Rocky Fielding lists the mistakes he made against ‘better man’ Canelo Alvarez

On Saturday night, amid the buzz of UFC on FOX 31 in Milwaukee and Bellator 213 in Hawaii, boxing superstar Canelo Alvarez authored yet another impressive victory, this time at …read more

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Khabib congratulates ‘strong’ Al Iaquinta following win over Lee

Khabib Nurmagomedov credits Al Iaquinta for his big win over Kevin Lee at UFC on FOX 31. Kevin Lee was the favorite heading into last night’s main event at UFC …read more

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Video! UFC Fighters, Dana White Pay Tribute To FOX Following Final Broadcast

Al Iaquinta closed out the UFC on FOX era in style last night (Sat., Dec. 15, 2018) at UFC on FOX 31 from inside Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, when …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 Aftermath: Al Iaquinta answers the questions

The jury remained out on Al Iaquinta after his UFC 229 performance against Khabib Nurmagomedov on April 7.
Iaquinta didn’t back down from about as tough a task as you can …read more

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Edson Barboza not surprised by brutal win over Dan Hooker, hopes for quick recovery

MILWAUKEE – Edson Barboza wouldn’t go so far as to call his UFC on FOX 31 fight with Dan Hooker the biggest or most important win of his career. And …read more

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Video: Charlies Oliveira wants to welcome Max Holloway to lightweight

MILWAUKEE – Charlies Oliveira speaks to the media at UFC on FOX 31 about his submission win over Jim Miller, wanting to welcome Max Holloway to lightweight, his run at …read more

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What’s next for UFC Milwaukee lightweights?

Last night, the UFC held its final show on FOX and had two very important lightweight fights as the main and co-main events. Both fights had major implications on the …read more

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Dana White: ‘FOX Helped Elevate (UFC) to New Heights’

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Saturday night’s UFC on FOX 31 marked the end of an era. While Fox Sports 1 …read more

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Hooker Suffered ‘Concussion’ In Savage Loss To Barboza

Dan Hooker had a rough time against lightweight striker Edson Barboza last night (Sat., Dec. 15, 2018) at UFC on FOX 31 from inside Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, losing …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 draws best numbers in two years for overnight ratings

In what has to be considered a pleasant surprise, Saturday’s 31st and final UFC on FOX show, did the best overnight ratings the show has done in two years.
The show …read more

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5 biggest takeaways from UFC on FOX 31: Al Iaquinta's reminder, Dan Hooker's toughness, more

What really mattered at UFC on FOX 31 in Milwaukee? Here are a few things …
1. ‘Raging’ Al is (not so) secretly a really good lightweight

Back in April, Al Iaquinta …read more

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Kevin Lee ‘embarrassed’ by loss to Al Iaquinta: It’s ‘devastating’

Kevin Lee is devastated and embarrassed by his loss to Al Iaquinta at UFC on FOX 31. Kevin Lee suffered a major setback at UFC on FOX 31, and ‘The …read more

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A ‘Devastated’ Kevin Lee Issues Statement Following UFC Milwaukee Loss

Kevin Lee came up short last night (Sat., Dec. 15, 2018) at UFC on FOX 31 from inside Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in his quest to avenge a 2014 …read more

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Al Iaquinta Makes a Strong Argument For a Rematch Against Khabib Nurmagomedov

Al Iaquinta defeated the number four ranked Kevin Lee in Milwaukee at the final UFC on FOX event Saturday night which will surely put him in the title conversation in …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 - 6th Round Post-Fight Show

Zane Simon & Dayne Fox are back to recap this week’s UFC on FOX 31 card from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with hot takes, possible next fights, and results from the main, …read more

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Dana White: Edson Barboza vs. Dan Hooker ‘should have been stopped earlier’

Edson Barboza returned to the win column in impressive fashion at UFC on FOX 31, stopping Dan Hooker with less than three minutes left on the clock in the third …read more

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Al Iaquinta calls for fight with Tony Ferguson, confident he can finish him

Last night, in the main event of the UFC’s final broadcast on FOX, Al Iaquinta and Kevin Lee stepped into the cage for a second time. Just as he did …read more

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Ben Askren says he offered to fight ‘dumb’ Colby Covington, ‘uninteresting’ Kamaru Usman to save UFC 233

MILWAUKEE — Backstage at UFC on FOX 31, Ben Askren discusses the provisions that he set for coming out of retirement, offering to fight Kamaru Usman or Colby Covington to …read more

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UFC ‘Milwaukee’: What Happened Last Night?!?!?!?

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) journeyed to Milwaukee, Wisconsin last night (Dec. 15, 2018) for UFC on FOX 31. For the final event on FOX all these years after Junior dos …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 Reebok Fighter Payouts: Jim Miller & Charles Oliveira Top List

UFC on FOX 31 is in the books, and now it’s time for Reebok to pay the fighters their sponsorship money. UFC on FOX 31 (also known as UFC Milwaukee) …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC on FOX 31 with the Stones, CCR and Ini Kamoze

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 on FOX 31 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: 2018 total passes $6.5 million

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Fighters from Saturday’s UFC on FOX 31 event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $177,500.
The program, a comprehensive plan that includes outfitting requirements, media obligations …read more

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UFC on FOX 31: Lee vs. Iaquinta - Winners and Losers

Al Iaquinta secured one of the more notable upsets of the year when he upended Kevin Lee. But was he the biggest winner from the UFC’s evening in Milwaukee? The …read more

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Video: ‘Devastated’ Kevin Lee thought he won first three rounds against Al Iaquinta

MILWAUKEE – Kevin Lee speaks to the media at UFC on FOX 31 about his decision loss to Al Iaquinta, the scoring of the fight, a potential move to welterweight, …read more

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Biggest Winners, Loser For UFC On FOX 31

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) ended its seven-year deal with FOX last night (Sat., Dec. 15, 2018) with the UFC on FOX 31: “Lee vs. Iaquinta 2” mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

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Al Iaquinta says he’d like Tony Ferguson next, believes he can finish him

MILWAUKEE — After his UFC on FOX 31 win, Al Iaquinta discusses the victory over Kevin Lee, the scorecards, why he believes he deserves a rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov more …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 video recap: Iaquinta beats Lee by decision

Al Iaquinta came on strong in the championship rounds to win a unanimous decision against Kevin Lee in the main event of UFC Milwaukee. In the main event of UFC …read more

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Kevin Lee issues emotional statement following loss to Al Iaquinta

UFC lightweight standouts Kevin Lee and Al Iaquinta went to war in the headliner of tonight’s UFC on FOX 31 event in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
After five rounds of thrilling back and …read more

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Al Iaquinta Beats Kevin Lee a Second Time (UFC Milwaukee Highlights)

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Check out the highlights from the UFC on FOX 31 main event between lightweights Al Iaquinta and …read more

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Bobby Green Announces Retirement Following UFC on FOX 31 Loss

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Al Iaquinta Gets a Win and $50,000 Bonus For Performance at UFC on FOX 31

Al Iaquinta was infamously banned from winning post fight bonuses for several of his recent performances but that drought ended on Saturday night after he defeated Kevin Lee in the …read more

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Fighters react to Edson Barboza finishing Dan Hooker at UFC Milwaukee

The co-headliner of tonight’s UFC on FOX 31 event in Milwaukee, Wisconsin featured a key lightweight battle between perennial division contenders Dan Hooker and Edson Barboza.
Edson Barboza (19-6 MMA) entered …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 draws announced 9,010 fans for $616K live gate in Milwaukee

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(Editor’s note: The UFC updated the attendance number after initially announcing 7,797.)
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