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Petr Yan Attempting To Make History

Petr Yan is attempting to enter a rare class of fighters when he takes on Jose Aldo at UFC 251 for the bantamweight title
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Posted on July 7, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Video: UFC 251 'Countdown' for Jose Aldo vs. Petr Yan

Did you miss the debut of “UFC 251 Countdown” or just want to watch it again? Check out the bantamweight title preview now.
The segment takes a special look at the …read more

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Posted on July 7, 2020, 12:46 pm By
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Petr Yan plans on beating Jose Aldo in “dominant fashion” at UFC 251 to win vacant title

Petr Yan believes his fight at UFC 251 against Jose Aldo was made for him to become the new UFC bantamweight champion. After Henry Cejudo shockingly announced his retirement after …read more

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Posted on July 6, 2020, 11:46 pm By
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Watch Every Aldo Finish From WEC & UFC

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Most mixed martial arts (MMA) fans remember when former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion Jose Aldo sent Chad Mendes into hibernation at the UFC …read more

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Posted on July 6, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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Jose Aldo's ups and downs from the Conor McGregor KO to Fight Island

Here’s a look at the career of Jose Aldo, who will fight for the vacant bantamweight title at UFC 251, since his loss to Conor McGregor in 2015. …read more

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Morning Report: Marlon Moraes calls out Dominick Cruz and Cody Garbrandt, Garbrandt responds

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This weekend, the UFC will crown a new bantamweight champion when Petr Yan and Jose Aldo lock horns at UFC 251 on …read more

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Marlon Moraes Tired Of Waiting, Calls Out Cody Garbrandt & Dominick Cruz

Marlon Moraes has had enough of the wait game. Moraes hasn’t been in action since Dec. 2019. Despite defeating Jose Aldo at UFC 245, Moraes is left to wonder who …read more

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Posted on July 5, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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The War Room: Dan Hardy breaks down Jose Aldo vs. Petr Yan at UFC 251

UFC 251 brings a stacked card of fights to Yas Island, Abu Dhabi for the promotion’s inaugural “Fight Island” event, on Saturday, July 11, with an octagon legend set to …read more

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Jose Aldo claims cut to bantamweight has “actually been a lot easier than it was at 145”

UFC veteran and bantamweight contender Jose Aldo has claimed that the cut to 135 pounds has been easier than the cut to featherweight. The Brazilian is currently gearing up to …read more

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Posted on July 3, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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VIDEO | Relive 18-year-old Jose Aldo finishing his opponent with soccer kicks in a throwback fight

Ahead of his vacant bantamweight title fight against Petr Yan at UFC 251, relive Jose Aldo finishing an opponent with soccer kicks in a throwback fight. Aldo is one of …read more

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Posted on July 1, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Petr Yan Tells Sean O’Malley: Stick Your Long Arms Right Into Your A**Hole

Petr Yan has a rather interesting message for Sean O’Malley. Yan is set to fight for the UFC bantamweight championship on July 11. He’ll go one-on-one with Jose Aldo on …read more

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Posted on June 24, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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White: To say Jose Aldo doesn’t deserve title shot is ridiculous

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“Aldo’s been around forever, the guy’s a warrior, and to say Aldo doesn’t deserve anything is ridiculous.” UFC president Dana White has come under …read more

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Posted on June 20, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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Dana White explains why Jose Aldo received vacant title shot against Petr Yan

UFC president Dana White explained why Jose Aldo received the vacant title fight against Petr Yan at UFC 251 over the other top contenders at 135lbs. Despite coming off of …read more

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Posted on June 20, 2020, 1:16 am By
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Aldo Bested Yan In Sparring, Will Win By ‘Second-Round KO’ At UFC 251

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Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo will have another chance to hoist promotional gold when he fights Petr Yan for the vacant UFC bantamweight …read more

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Posted on June 13, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Petr Yan sizes up bantamweight competition: “I can defeat every fighter”

Petr Yan, who will battle Jose Aldo for the vacant UFC bantamweight title at UFC 251, believes he can beat every fighter in his division. The bantamweight division is arguably …read more

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Posted on June 12, 2020, 7:46 pm By
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Dantas predicts Jose Aldo KO win after seeing him spar with Petr Yan

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Former Bellator champion Eduardo Dantas forsees a second-round knockout victory for Jose Aldo at UFC 251. In 2016, a young Petr Yan with a …read more

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Petr Yan Confident Ahead Of UFC 251: I Can Defeat Every Bantamweight

Petr Yan will be fighting for UFC gold on July 11 and he isn’t short on confidence. Yan will share the Octagon with former featherweight ruler Jose Aldo on the …read more

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Ahead of UFC bantamweight title shot, Petr Yan confident he'll rule division for long time

Petr Yan is ready to take over the bantamweight division.
After a perfect 6-0 start to his UFC tenure, Yan will face Jose Aldo for the vacant bantamweight title at UFC …read more

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Posted on June 12, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Quote: I’d Bet On Jose Aldo Knocking Petr Yan Out At UFC 251

A former Bellator champion has a bold prediction after witnessing Jose Aldo and Petr Yan train together. On July 11, Aldo and Yan are set to share the Octagon on …read more

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After witnessing Jose Aldo and Petr Yan train together, Eduardo Dantas predicts a second round KO at UFC 251

Jose Aldo’s long-time training partner Eduardo Dantas has revealed that he believes the Brazilian will beat Petr Yan via second round KO at UFC 251. Aldo and Yan are set …read more

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Sterling: The champ has to ‘take me out’ to be the best

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Whether it’s Petr Yan or Jose Aldo that walks out of UFC 251 with the bantamweight title around their waist, Aljamain Sterling feels the …read more

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Eduardo Dantas watched Jose Aldo and Petr Yan train in Brazil — and predicts a second-round KO

Petr Yan training with then-featherweight contender Jose Aldo at Nova Uniao gym in 2016. | Photo via Petr Yan’s Instagram

Petr Yan was a 5-1 bantamweight prospect when he …read more

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UFC 251 odds: Volkanovski, Yan, & Usman favored in title fights

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Check out the betting odds for upcoming UFC title fights between Jose Aldo and Petr Yan, Alexander Volkanovski and Max Holloway, …read more

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Henry Cejudo says it’s his fault Jose Aldo is fighting for the title at UFC 251

Henry Cejudo says it’s his fault Jose Aldo will be fighting for the bantamweight title at UFC 251. Cejudo called out Aldo for his first title defense and got his …read more

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Posted on June 10, 2020, 1:16 am By
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Jose Aldo vs. Petr Yan bantamweight title fight set for UFC 251 on 'Fight Island'

A new UFC bantamweight champion will be crowned July 11.
UFC president Dana White announced Tuesday that the vacant 135-pound title fight between former featherweight champion Jose Aldo and Petr Yan …read more

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Posted on June 9, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Henry Cejudo admits he's to blame for Jose Aldo's UFC bantamweight title shot

Former UFC bantamweight champion Henry Cejudo acknowledges that Jose Aldo probably shouldn’t be next in line for the title.
Cejudo (16-2 MMA, 10-2 UFC) initially was scheduled to fight former featherweight …read more

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Posted on June 9, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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Aljamain Sterling Wants To Take Out ‘Boogieman’ Petr Yan

Aljamain Sterling hopes that he’s the one to knock Petr Yan off his perch. Yan is set to meet Jose Aldo for the vacant UFC bantamweight championship. UFC president Dana …read more

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Posted on June 9, 2020, 1:16 am By
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Raphael Assuncao thinks he could steal title spot from Jose Aldo or Petr Yan at UFC 250

Until Jose Aldo vs. Petr Yan for the vacant UFC bantamweight title is made official, Raphael Assuncao is not giving up hope on fighting to crown the next champion.
Assuncao (27-7 …read more

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Cory Sandhagen Happy ‘Annoying’ Henry Cejudo Retired

Cory Sandhagen is ecstatic Henry Cejudo retired following his bantamweight title defense over Dominick Cruz. With Cejudo retiring, the bantamweight title is vacant where Petr Yan fights Jose Aldo for …read more

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Cory Sandhagen glad 'annoying' Henry Cejudo retired, not bothered by Jose Aldo vs. Petr Yan

Cory Sandhagen is enjoying how things are unfolding in his weight class.
There’s been plenty going on in the UFC’s 135-pound division, as several legends have returned, notable names have dropped …read more

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Video: Casey Kenney ‘would love for Jose Aldo’ to become bantamweight champion: ‘I can chase a legend’

LAS VEGAS — Bantamweight Casey Kenney spoke with the media backstage following his first-round submission win over Louis Smolka at UFC on ESPN 9. Kenney discussed having the best performance …read more

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Petr Yan opens as betting favorite for title fight against Jose Aldo

Rising star Petr Yan has opened up as the betting favorite for a vacant UFC bantamweight title fight against legend Jose Aldo. In the wake of the abrupt retirement by …read more

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Posted on May 29, 2020, 11:46 pm By
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Experts debate Woodley's return, smaller Octagon, Jose Aldo's title shot

Our panel digs into what’s at stake for Woodley and Gilbert Burns on Saturday, and other topics …read more

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Posted on May 28, 2020, 12:16 pm By
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Petr Yan vs. Jose Aldo Targeted For Vacant UFC Bantamweight Title

Petr Yan vs. Jose Aldo is being worked on for the vacant UFC bantamweight championship. At least for now, Henry Cejudo’s retirement is sticking. That means “Triple C” is no …read more

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Dana White: Petr Yan vs. Jose Aldo Targeted for Vacant UFC Bantamweight Title

A clash between Petr Yan and Jose Aldo is in the works to decide the UFC’s new bantamweight champion. …read more

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Posted on May 28, 2020, 12:16 am By
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White: Aldo-Yan targeted for vacant bantam title

Although a date and location are not yet set, UFC president Dana White said the promotion may look to a Petr Yan vs. Jose Aldo matchup for the bantamweight title …read more

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Dana White confirms Henry Cejudo retired, Petr Yan vs. Jose Aldo targeted for vacant bantamweight title

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Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo could challenge Petr Yan for the bantamweight title left vacant by Henry Cejudo.
UFC President Dana White announced …read more

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Jose Aldo receives vacant bantamweight title shot after losing out on Henry Cejudo fight

Jose Aldo is getting his bantamweight title shot after all. After Henry Cejudo TKO’d Dominick Cruz at UFC 249 to defend his bantamweight title, he shockingly announced his retirement from …read more

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Andre Pederneiras, coach of Jose Aldo and others, announces he's tested positive for COVID-19

Andre Pederneiras has faced many challenges inside the cage as a fighter and cageside as a coach.
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Pederneiras now faces a different sort of …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Jose Aldo’s Coach, Andre Pederneiras Tests Positive For COVID-19

Jose Aldo’s head coach and leader of the Nova União academy, Andre Pederneiras has tested positive for COVID-19. Pederneiras, who is 53, says he is now isolating at home away …read more

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Andre Pederneiras, coach of Jose Aldo, tests positive for COVID-19

Andre Pederneiras, the coach of Jose Aldo and several other top MMA fighters in Brazil, has tested positive for COVID-19. The 53-year-old Pederneiras is now isolated in his own home …read more

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Flashback Fight: Conor McGregor takes out Chad Mendes to win his first UFC title

The first championship of Conor McGregor’s UFC career was nearly derailed when Jose Aldo withdrew from their UFC 189 headliner because of a rib injury.
Though he didn’t get the …read more

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Posted on May 22, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Flashback Fight: Jose Aldo defeats Chad Mendes a second time at UFC 179

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Former champion Jose Aldo successfully defended his UFC featherweight title when he faced Chad Mendes for the second time at UFC 179 in an entertaining Fight of the …read more

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Posted on May 18, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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