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Justin Gaethje blasts Nate Diaz over callout of Dustin Poirier

Justin Gaethje took aim at Nate Diaz after the Stockton native called out Dustin Poirier earlier today on social media. Poirier returned to the Octagon at last night’s UFC 257 …read more

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Justin Gaethje reacts to Dustin Poirier’s upset win over Conor McGregor

Former interim lightweight champion Justin Gaethje has reacted after Dustin Poirier upset Conor McGregor with a second round TKO at UFC 257. McGregor and Poirier collided for a second time …read more

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Justin Gaethje shares his prediction for ‘McGregor vs. Poirier 2’ at UFC 257

Former interim lightweight champion Justin Gaethje has shared his prediction for tonight’s highly anticipated ‘McGregor vs. Poirier 2’ fight at UFC 257. Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier are set to …read more

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UFC full fight video: Dustin Poirier becomes second fighter to beat Justin Gaethje

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Watch Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje full fight video to see how Poirier overcame the always-dangerous Gaethje at UFC Glendale on …read more

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White reveals Khabib was talking to Gaethje during title fight at UFC 254

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Dana White reveals that Khabib Nurmagomedov was actually talking to Justin Gaethje during the UFC 254 main event. Khabib Nurmagomedov …read more

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Dan Hooker Believes Khabib Nurmagomedov Stays Retired

Dan Hooker doesn’t think Khabib Nurmagomedov will return. After Nurmagomedov submitted Justin Gaethje to defend his belt, he announced his retirement from MMA. However, Dana White wanted the champ to …read more

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Dan Hooker Believes Khabib Nurmagomedov Stays Retired

Dan Hooker doesn’t think Khabib Nurmagomedov will return. After Nurmagomedov submitted Justin Gaethje to defend his belt, he announced his retirement from MMA. However, Dana White wanted the champ to …read more

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Dana White reveals conversation Khabib Nurmagomedov had with Justin Gaethje during their fight at UFC 254

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Khabib Nurmagomedov famously enjoys verbally taunting his opponents during a fight and it turns out his win …read more

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Watch Dustin Poirier take out Justin Gaethje ahead of UFC 257

Dustin Poirier lost to Conor McGregor at UFC 178 in September of 2014. He has since gone 10-2 with 1 no contest, including winning the interim UFC lightweight championship.

He returns …read more

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Conor McGregor claims Khabib Nurmagomedov proved he’s “not a true fighter” by retiring following win over Justin Gaethje

Conor McGregor says Khabib Nurmagomedov “showed his hand” by retiring at UFC 254, claiming ‘The Eagle’ is “not a true fighter”. McGregor, who is set to return to the Octagon …read more

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UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor will determine Khabib Nurmagomedov’s fighting future

Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov abruptly announced his retirement following his UFC 254 title defense against Justin Gaethje. “The Eagle” seemingly walked away with an undefeated 29-0 record, but left …read more

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Dana White says Khabib Nurmagomedov praised Justin Gaethje during today’s meeting on Fight Island

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov heaped praise on Justin Gaethje during today’s meeting with Dana White on Fight Island. The undefeated Russian, Nurmagomedov (29-0 MMA), met with the UFC President …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov leaves door open for UFC return

Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov abruptly announced his retirement following his submission win over Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 in October. On Saturday, UFC president Dana White revealed what happened …read more

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Dana White and Khabib finally meet in Abu Dhabi… now what?

UFC president Dana White has been promising a meeting with lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for months.

Khabib defeated Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 in October and then announced his retirement immediately …read more

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Dana White Shares Fate Of Lightweight Title If Khabib Stays Retired

Dana White has provided some much-needed clarity about the future of the UFC lightweight championship. Ever since Khabib Nurmagomedov retired following his UFC 254 victory over Justin Gaethje, fans and …read more

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Dana White Shares Fate Of Lightweight Title If Khabib Stays Retired

Dana White has provided some much-needed clarity about the future of the UFC lightweight championship. Ever since Khabib Nurmagomedov retired following his UFC 254 victory over Justin Gaethje, fans and …read more

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Dana White Will ‘Press’ Khabib Nurmagomedov To Fight Again, Hopes To Make McGregor Rematch

Dana White is still hoping to get Khabib Nurmagomedov to fight one more time. After Nurmagomedov submitted Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 to defend his belt, “The Eagle” announced his …read more

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Dana White Will ‘Press’ Khabib Nurmagomedov To Fight Again, Hopes To Make McGregor Rematch

Dana White is still hoping to get Khabib Nurmagomedov to fight one more time. After Nurmagomedov submitted Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 to defend his belt, “The Eagle” announced his …read more

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Charles Oliveira needs title shot, “not Justin Gaethje,” says manager

Charles Oliveira deserves a crack at the UFC lightweight title, rather than a fight with Justin Gaethje, according to his manager Diego Lima. Oliveira is currently on an impressive, eight-fight …read more

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Charles Oliveira manager: Next fight ‘has to be for the belt’ against Dustin Poirier-Conor McGregor winner, not Justin Gaethje

Charles Oliveira went 2-0 in the UFC in 2020, defeating Kevin Lee and Tony Ferguson | Jason Da Silva-USA TODAY Sports

Charles Oliveira was confident …read more

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Justin Gaethje vs. Charles Oliveira ‘probably’ next, says Dana White

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Dana White outlines what is next for two of the UFC’s top lightweight contenders. “The Highlight” vs. …read more

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Justin Gaethje will “probably” fight Charles Oliveira next, according to Dana White

Justin Gaethje will most likely be fighting Charles Oliveira next, according to UFC president Dana White. Gaethje does not have his next fight booked and hinted at waiting to fight …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje full fight video

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Watch Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje full fight video to see what could be Nurmagomedov’s final octagon …read more

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Watch Khabib Nurmagomedov take out Justin Gaethje in retirement fight

Khabib Nurmagomedov returned at UFC 254 in October with his undefeated record on the line to face interim lightweight champion Justin Gaethje in an emotional performance.

“The Eagle” logged one of …read more

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UFC free fight: Khabib Nurmagomedov submits Justin Gaethje at UFC 254, then retires

With the weight of the world on his shoulders, Khabib Nurmagomedov was able to produce one of his best UFC performances.
Nurmagomedov defended his lightweight title against interim champion Justin Gaethje …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz lashes out at John Kavanagh for suggesting McGregor vs. Poirier 2 should be for a title

Ali Abdelaziz has responded after John Kavanagh suggested Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 should be for the vacant belt. After Khabib Nurmagomedov submitted Justin Gaethje and retired, many wondered …read more

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Gaethje, Chandler “slightly easier” fight for Conor McGregor than Poirier, says coach

Coach John Kavanagh believes Dustin Poirier is a tougher opponent for Conor McGregor than Justin Gaethje or Michael Chandler. Kavanagh has long served as McGregor’s head coach. During a recent …read more

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Coach: Michael Chandler, Justin Gaethje 'slightly easier' for Conor McGregor than Dustin Poirier

John Kavanagh insists he isn’t trying to be disrespectful, but if you ask him a direct question, he’s going to give you a direct answer.
The Straight Blast Gym Ireland head …read more

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UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov voted as BBC Sports Personality's World Sport Star of the year

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has had a stellar 2020.
Nurmagomedov (29-0 MMA, 13-0 UFC), who remained unbeaten when he submitted Justin Gaethje in the second round at UFC 254, has …read more

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Dana White ‘A Little Confident’ He Can Talk Khabib Nurmagomedov Out Of Retirement

Dana White believes he has a slight chance of convincing Khabib Nurmagomedov to end his retirement. Ever since Nurmagomedov submitted Justin Gaethje and announced his retirement at 29-0, White has …read more

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Dana White on Khabib Nurmagomedov comeback: “I’m a little confident that I can talk him into it”

UFC President Dana White is feeling confident that he can convince UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov to fight again. Nurmagomedov retired in November, after he submitted Justin Gaethje in the …read more

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Dana White says double weight cut “impacted” Tony Ferguson in loss to Justin Gaethje

UFC president Dana White believes that a double weight cut “impacted” Tony Ferguson when he lost by knockout to Justin Gaethje at UFC 249. Ferguson was originally set to fight …read more

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Dana White open to Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler as backup fight for UFC 257 main event

Dana White is looking to book another lightweight fight to serve as a backup for UFC 257. In the main event of the first pay-per-view of 2021, McGregor is set …read more

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Dana White open to Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler as backup fight for UFC 257 main event

Dana White is looking to book another lightweight fight to serve as a backup for UFC 257. In the main event of the first pay-per-view of 2021, McGregor is set …read more

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After a brutal loss and facing serious doubt, Tony Ferguson is at a crossroads at UFC 256

Ferguson is nearing 37 and was devastated by Justin Gaethje in May. Will he ever be the same? UFC 256 will provide critical answers. …read more

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Morning Report: Justin Gaethje targeting lightweight title fight against winner of Poirier-McGregor 2

Justin Gaethje | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

At UFC 254, Justin Gaethje challenged Khabib Nurmagomedov for the UFC lightweight title. It did not go his …read more

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Justin Gaethje eyes fighting the winner of McGregor vs. Poirier 2 for the lightweight title

Justin Gaethje will be paying close attention to the UFC 257 main event between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier. After Khabib Nurmagomedov retired following his win over Gaethje, many wondered …read more

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Tony Ferguson responds to Ali Abdelaziz’s claim that his management pursued Justin Gaethje after UFC 249

Top-5 UFC lightweight contender Tony Ferguson has issued a response to a recent comment from Dominance MMA CEO Ali Abdelaziz. Earlier this week, Abdelaziz claimed that Ferguson’s management company, Ballangee …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz tells Tony Ferguson that his management team tried obtaining the services of Justin Gaethje following UFC 249

MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz told Tony Ferguson that his management team tried obtaining the services of Justin Gaethje following UFC 249. Abdelaziz is the manager of several notable fighters in …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Has No Interest In Rematching Conor McGregor or Dustin Poirier

If Khabib Nurmagomedov makes a comeback it will not be against Conor McGregor or Dustin Poirier. After Nurmagomedov submitted Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 he retired from the sport. He …read more

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