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Ali Abdelaziz Offers Conor McGregor A Fight Against Justin Gaethje On Twitter

Controversial manager Ali Abdelaziz is back in the spotlight, this time offering former lightweight champion Conor McGregor a fight against Justin Gaethje in a post on Twitter. …read more

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Justin Gaethje and manager call out Conor ‘McTapper’ on social media

Justin Gaethje and Ali Abdelaziz say Conor McGregor has been offered a fight. It appears that Conor McGregor is still very much relevant in the world of mixed martial arts, …read more

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Gaethje’s Manager Calls Out McGregor For Turning Down Fight

According to Ali Abdelaziz, an offer to fight Justin Gaethje was turned down by McGregor, just the latest as we patiently wait for the return of ‘The Notorious.’ Conor McGregor …read more

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Justin Gaethje lists potential opponents for next fight

Justin Gaethje, who was in attendance for UFC 236 on Saturday night, is hoping to keep marching toward a UFC lightweight title shot as Dustin Poirier and Khabib Nurmagomedov look …read more

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UFC 236: Dustin Poirier talks welterweight move, Eddie Alvarez loss, Justin Gaethje's callout

ATLANTA – Dustin Poirier’s biggest lightweight fights are still on the horizon, but he’s not ruling out the possibility of jumping up to welterweight at some point in the future.
Poirier …read more

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Gaethje calls out Felder’s ‘unprofessional move’ during post-fight interview

Justin Gaethje was not happy with Paul Felder during their post-fight interview at UFC Philadelphia. UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje notched a second-straight first-round TKO at UFC Philadelphia last …read more

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Justin Gaethje discusses ‘unprofessional move’ by Paul Felder at UFC Philadelphia

Justin Gaethje let it be known last weekend that he wasn’t happy with how the crew on UFC Philadelphia’s post-fight show on ESPN+ seemed to be goading him into a …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Gaethje Wants McGregor Fight - ‘I’m Going To Knock Him Out’

Surging lightweight contender Justin Gaethje is on top of the world after securing a memorable main event knockout finish over Edson Barboza last weekend at UFC on ESPN 2 (highlights …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Watch the MMA Beat live today at 12 p.m. ET

Today on the show, we’ll discuss the Twitter attacks between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov, ONE’s latest event, Justin Gaethje’s future and more.
Watch “The MMA Beat” live today at 12 …read more

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UFC rankings: Gaethje cracks top five at lightweight, Branch out at 185

Justin Gaethje inches closer to the top of the rankings at 155, which David Branch collapses right out at 185. Justin Gaethje and Jack Hermansson made the most of their …read more

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Barboza’s coach posts pic of Gaethje landing eye poke in leadup to KO

It looks like Edson Barboza suffered an eye poke just moments before he was knocked out by Justin Gaethje. Edson Barboza suffered the first clean knockout loss of his career …read more

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Fortunes changed for five at UFC Philadelphia

UFC Philadelphia’s main event of Justin Gaethje vs. Edson Barboza was one of those rare matchups that as soon as you saw it on paper — and if you were …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Team Barboza: Eye Poke ‘Dictated’ Loss To Gaethje

UFC lightweight contender Edson Barboza was laid out by Justin Gaethje in the UFC Philadelphia main event last weekend on ESPN, thanks to a first-round knockout that left the Brazilian …read more

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Edson Barboza’s coach says eye poke changed course of UFC fight with Justin Gaethje

Justin Gaethje defeated Edson Barboza in the main event of Saturday night’s UFC Philadelphia, but the Brazilian’s team isn’t happy that an eye poke might have affected the outcome.
Barboza was …read more

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Jeremy Stephens wants to fight Justin Gaethje

UFC vet Jeremy Stephens would love to fight Justin Gaethje. Jeremy Stephens is itching for a fight with Justin Gaethje.
Shortly after Gaethje’s stunning first-round knockout of Edson Barboza at UFC …read more

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Daily Debate results: What one fight makes most sense for Justin Gaethje?

The UFC lightweight division is a complete mess at the top. We don’t have to tell you that. You already know.
That was the case prior to UFC on ESPN 2, …read more

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Edson Barboza’s Manager Says Missed Eye Poke Dictated Justin Gaethje Fight

Edson Barboza’s manager believes a missed eye poke was the deciding factor in his fighter’s loss to Justin Gaethje. Barboza and Gaethje shared the Octagon in the main event of …read more

Source:: MMANews

Edson Barboza's manager, coach ponder role of alleged eye poke in UFC on ESPN 2 headliner

After a quick knockout loss to Justin Gaethje on Saturday, members of Edson Barboza’s team have taken to social media to wonder about the role of an alleged eye poke …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Rogan names Gaethje as ‘most violent man’ in MMA after UFC Philadelphia

UFC analyst Joe Rogan has nothing but praises for Justin Gaethje after Saturday night’s win over Edson Barboza in Philadelphia. Mixed martial arts fighters take a lot of pride …read more

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Coach: Gaethje ‘not much’ of a threat to Khabib

American Kickboxing Academy head coach Javier Mendez is not too worried about Justin Gaethje challenging Khabib Nurmagomedov. Top ten UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje scored his second straight first-round knockout …read more

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Sorry, But Gaethje Has No Chance Against Khabib

That’s according to coach Javier Mendez. Surging Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight smashing machine, Justin Gaethje, is back on the championship radar after trashing No. 6-ranked Edson Barboza at the …read more

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Jeremy Stephens Down For Justin Gaethje Clash

After this past weekend’s (Sat. March 30, 2019) UFC Philadelphia event, one of the biggest questions within the mixed martial arts (MMA) community is – who will Justin Gaethje face …read more

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Jeremy Stephens expresses interest in fight with Justin Gaethje

There is only one Justin Gaethje.

Now 20-2 after his recent fantastic knockout of Edson Barboza in the UFC Philadelphia main event, “The Highlight” continues to live up to his nickname …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s coach says Justin Gaethje isn’t much of a threat

Following his knockout win over Edson Barboza at UFC Philadelphia, Justin Gaethje proclaimed that he is Khabib Nurmagomedov’s toughest challenge.

Nurmagomedov’s coach, Javier Mendez does not agree with that statement. …read more

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Joe Rogan labels Justin Gaethje the most violent fighter in MMA

Justin Gaethje has made highlights in every single fight since he joined the UFC, and now UFC commentator Joe Rogan is giving him a title that fits just right.

After Gaethje …read more

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Coach says Justin Gaethje doesn’t present much of a threat to Khabib Nurmagomedov

Justin Gaethje let his intentions be known after his masterpiece at UFC Philadelphia: He believes he is the toughest matchup at 155 pounds for Khabib Nurmagomedov, and he plans to …read more

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Edson Barboza welcomes newborn daughter after UFC Philadelphia loss

Edson Barboza had a big reason to smile just hours after his knockout loss to Justin Gaethje.
The Brazilian lightweight came up short in the main event bout at the Wells …read more

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Don’t Like Felder's Callout Of Gaethje? STFU!

Skip to 02:07 for the callout. Justin Gaethje and Paul Felder are separated by just one spot in the official lightweight rankings, so it would not be outrageous — especially …read more

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Posted on April 1, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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Joe Rogan Labels Justin Gaethje The Most Violent Man In MMA

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) color commentator Joe Rogan has given Justin Gaethje quite the distinction. This past Saturday night (March 30), Gaethje took center stage against Edson Barboza in the …read more

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Justin Gaethje Believes He Is The Toughest Matchup For Khabib Nurmagomedov

Fresh off another devastating knockout, this time against the No. 6-ranked lightweight in Edson Barboza at UFC Philadelphia over the weekend, Justin Gaethje now has his sights set on undefeated …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Five Potential Opponents For Justin Gaethje’s Next Fight

On Saturday night, Justin Gaethje picked up the biggest win of his MMA career to date when he brutally knocked out top-ranked lightweight Edson Barboza in the first round with …read more

Source:: MMANews

MMA Squared: Gaethje backflips over Khabib, McGregor and Ferguson into the title picture

The three most compelling fighters are all strangely sidelined and Justin Gaethje’s barnburner was just the performance to steer his future towards a belt. Interim or otherwise. If Cerrone …read more

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The Most Violent Man In All Of MMA

Prior to Justin Gaethje facing Eddie Alvarez at UFC 218 back in 2017, Eddie proclaimed the winner would be dubbed “UFC’s Most Violent Man.” After intense back-and-forth action, Alvarez managed …read more

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Paul Felder Explains Challenging Justin Gaethje Following UFC On ESPN 2

Paul Felder’s respectful challenge to Justin Gaethje didn’t go over too smoothly. Last night (March 30), Justin Gaethje shared the Octagon with Edson Barboza. The two clashed inside the Wells …read more

Source:: MMANews

Barboza Is Still Winning At Life, Welcomes Baby Daughter

Edson Barboza may have lost to Justin Gaethje last night (Sat., March 30, 2019) in the main event of UFC on ESPN 2 in Philadelphia, PA., but Junior is still …read more

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Gaethje criticizes UFC for ranking Cerrone above him

Justin Gaethje was unpleasantly surprised by Donald Cerrone being above him in the UFC’s official rankings. UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje scored a second consecutive first-round knockout win, this …read more

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What's next for Justin Gaethje, Edson Barboza and other UFC Philadelphia fighters?

Justin Gaethje shined in stopping Edson Barboza in the first round on Saturday night. Whom should The Highlight take on next? …read more

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What’s next for UFC Philadelphia main event fighters?

The Octagon returned to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Saturday night for UFC on ESPN 2. In the main event, Justin Gaethje was taking on Edson Barboza in a fight that promised …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Justin Gaethje and UFC on ESPN 2's other winning fighters?

(Also see: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Edson Barboza following UFC on ESPN 2 loss?)
After every event, fans wonder whom the winners will be matched up with next.
With another …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Edson Barboza following UFC on ESPN 2 loss?

(Also see: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Justin Gaethje and UFC on ESPN 2’s other winning fighters?)
Edson Barboza is just 1-3 in his past four fights after suffering a …read more

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UFC Philadelphia, The Morning After: See Gaethje’s Coach Calmly Watch KO Win

What you may have missed from last night Justin Gaethje was in another relentless war last night, only this one was shorter than usual. He ended Barboza exactly halfway through …read more

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The 5 biggest takeaways from UFC Philly – including another one-punch wonder from Justin Gaethje

What mattered most at UFC on ESPN 2 in Philadelphia on Saturday? Here’s a thing or five …
1. Watch out, Gaethje gonna get you
To borrow a line from Sheriff Teasle: …read more

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UFC on ESPN 2 post-event facts: Justin Gaethje starts UFC run with record bonus streak

The UFC made its return to Philadelphia after more than seven years on Saturday with UFC on ESPN 2, which went down at Wells Fargo Arena and aired on ESPN …read more

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Justin Gaethje did more than just win in Philadelphia; he lived up to absurd expectations

Before Justin Gaethje walked out for his fight with Edson Barboza in Philadelphia, Daniel Cormier was squealing on the telecast like there was a helium leak. What the hell is …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Justin Gaethje has eyes on Nurmagomedov after UFC Philadelphia KO: ‘I’m the toughest matchup for him’

Justin Gaethje made a thunderous statement Saturday night at UFC Philadelphia.
The 30-year-old lightweight contender knocked out Edson Barboza with a highlight-reel punch at 2:30 of the opening round in UFC …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

RECAP! Gaethje Sleeps Barboza In Philly!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight warriors Justin Gaethje and Edson Barboza went to war last night (March 30, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 2 inside Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, …read more

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UFC on ESPN 2 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Justin Gaethje gets just $4,000

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Justin Gaethje def. Edson Barboza at UFC Philadelphia: Best photos

PHILADELPHIA – Fighters from Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 2 event took home event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling …read more

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UFC Philadelphia: Barboza vs. Gaethje - Winners and Losers

UFC Philadelphia ended with a bang when Justin Gaethje put out the lights of Edson Barboza with a single punch, making him the biggest winner of the night… or was …read more

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UFC Philadelphia video recap: Gaethje knocks Barboza stiff in RD 1

In the main event of UFC Philadelphia, Justin Gaethje scored a huge first round knockout win against Edson Barboza. Justin Gaethje again proved why he is one of the most …read more

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Justin Gaethje: Paul Felder, Karyn Bryant tried to 'steal my thunder'

PHILADELPHIA – If there’s one lesson from UFC on ESPN 2, it’s that lightweight star Justin Gaethje dislikes hypotheticals.
So when Paul Felder respectfully broached the idea of a fight on …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Justin Gaethje keeps his bonus streak alive at UFC on ESPN 2 in Philadelphia

Justin Gaethje is largely known as “The Highlight.” He’s also become known as “Mr. Bonus,” having now racked up a post-fight award after every one of his UFC bouts.
Gaethje added …read more

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Justin Gaethje: ‘I’m on my way to Khabib, I know I’m the toughest matchup for him’

For the second fight in a row, Justin Gaethje capped off a main event with a highlight reel knockout — this time snuffing Edson Barboza in the first round in …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

UFC Philadelphia bonuses: Justin Gaethje earns another Fight of the Night award

Only three things in life are certain: Death, taxes and Justin Gaethje earning a Fight of the Night bonus.
Gaethje, a former WSOF champion, added yet another $50,000 to his bank …read more

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UFC On ESPN 2 Bonuses: Gaethje Earns $50K For Main Event KO

Fight fans got what they asked for last night (Sat., Mar. 30, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 2 from inside Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, when Justin Gaethje battled …read more

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UFC Philadelphia main card highlights: Justin Gaethje delivers brutal knockout!

Justin Gaethje defeated Edson Barboza by knockout at UFC Philadelphia


Jack Hermansson defeats David Branch by submission at UFC Philadelphia


Josh Emmett defeats Michael Johnson by knockout at UFC Philadelphia


Michelle Waterson defeats …read more

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Pros react after Justin Gaethje KO’s Edson Barboza at UFC Philadelphia

A key lightweight bout between perennial division contenders Justin Gaethje and Edson Barboza headlined tonight’s UFC Philadelphia event.

Gaethje entered tonight’s main event on the heels of a first round …read more

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Fighters react to Justin Gaethje’s walk-off KO of Edson Barboza at UFC on ESPN 2

Lightweight Justin Gaethje lived up to his “The Highlight” nickname on Saturday by knocking out Edson Barboza in the UFC on ESPN 2 main event in Philadelphia. Following the stunning …read more

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UFC Philadelphia results: Justin Gaethje overpowers Edson Barboza with first-round knockout

Saturday night’s UFC Philadelphia main event promised to be be fireworks, and that’s exactly what it was.
Justin Gaethje stood in against Edson Barboza at the Wells Fargo Center, and …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC on ESPN: Gaethje vs. Barboza results and post-fight analysis

Mookie Alexander recaps all the action that took place at UFC Philadelphia, including another highlight-reel finish for “Mr. Highlight” himself, Justin Gaethje. For the most part, UFC Philadelphia was not …read more

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Twitter reacts to Justin Gaethje's sick KO of Edson Barboza at UFC on ESPN 2

Justin Gaethje delivered again on Saturday when he defeated Edson Barboza in the highly anticipated lightweight headliner at UFC on ESPN 2.
Gaethje (20-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) strung together octagon wins …read more

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Highlights! Gaethje Delivers With Barboza KO

The lightweight main event between Justin Gaethje and Edson Barboza earlier tonight (Sat., Mar. 30, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 2 from inside Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was …read more

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UFC Philadelphia Results: Justin Gaethje KO’s Edson Barboza (VIDEO)

A key lightweight bout between perennial division contenders Edson Barboza and Justin Gaethje headlined tonight’s UFC Philadelphia event.

The former World Series of Fighting lightweight champion, Justin Gaethje, enters tonight’s main …read more

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Waterson calls for title shot following win against Kowalkiewicz

Before UFC Fight Night: Philadelphia’s main event between Edson Barboza and Justin Gaethje, several undercard fights have major implications. Here’s how it all is going down. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Gaethje KOs Barboza after first-round slugfest

In a battle of two of the best lightweight strikers, Justin Gaethje got the better of Edson Barboza, knocking him out in a wild first round Saturday night in the …read more

Source:: ESPN

UFC Philadelphia video highlights: Gaethje starches Barboza

Check out the full fight video highlights of Justin Gaethje destroying Edson Barboza in the UFC Philadelphia main event. The UFC’s #8 ranked lightweight Justin Gaethje just destroyed the #6 …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Justin Gaethje vs. Edson Barboza full fight video highlights

Watch Edson Barboza vs. Justin Gaethje full fight video highlights from UFC Philadelphia’s main event above, courtesy of ESPN.
UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Gaethje took place March 30 at the …read more

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UFC Philadelphia results: Gaethje knocks out Barboza with one punch

Justin Gaethje just knocked out Edson Barboza in the UFC Philadelphia main event. In the UFC Philadelphia main event, the promotion’s #8 ranked lightweight Justin Gaethje rocked the #6 …read more

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Justin Gaethje puts Edson Barboza to sleep with hellacious knockout in UFC Philly main event

Justin Gaethje detonated a hellacious right hand bomb midway through the opening round to knockout Edson Barboza in the UFC Fight Night main event from Philadelphja
Official result: Justin Gaethje def. …read more

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Gaethje Knocks Barboza Out Cold in One

All-violence lightweights Justin Gaethje and Edson Barboza threw down tonight (Saturday, March 30, 2019) live on ESPN from inside Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Gaethje and Barboza had both …read more

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UFC Philadelphia: Justin Gaethje lays out Edson Barboza with one punch

No punch or kick could keep Justin Gaethje from delivering the one that mattered most.
Gaethje (20-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) sent Edson Barboza (20-7 MMA, 14-7 UFC) to the canvas at …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC on ESPN 2 live blog: Edson Barboza vs. Justin Gaethje

This is the UFC Philadelphia live blog for the Edson Barboza vs. Justin Gaethje lightweight bout at Saturday’s UFC event inside the Wells Fargo Center.
Barboza is looking to continue his …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Gaethje live results

Before UFC Fight Night: Philadelphia’s main event between Edson Barboza and Justin Gaethje, several undercard fights have major implications. Here’s how it all is going down. …read more

Source:: ESPN

UFC Philadelphia: Barboza vs. Gaethje Live Results and Highlights

The octagon returns to Pennsylvania this evening for UFC Philadelphia, a thirteen-bout fight card headlined by a lightweight scrap between Edson Barboza and Justin Gaethje.

The former World Series of Fighting …read more

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UFC Philadelphia betting odds: Barboza slightly favored over Gaethje

Check out the betting odds for tonight’s UFC Philadelphia card, where Edson Barboza is favored over Justin Gaethje in the main event. It’s fight day for UFC Philadelphia! Bloody …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Full Fight Preview: Gaethje Vs. Barboza!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight knockout artists Justin Gaethje and Edson Barboza will go to war TONIGHT (March 30, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 2 from Wells Fargo Center in …read more

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Justin Gaethje on the big stage can mean only one thing: Fireworks

The last time Justin Gaethje donned a singlet for the University of Northern Colorado’s wrestling team, it was at the Wachovia Center in Philadelphia. Today that same arena is known …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Preview! Barboza Looking To End ‘Highlight’ Reel

Top-ranked Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight, Edson Barboza, will throw down against fellow 155-pound title hopeful, Justin Gaethje, in the UFC on ESPN 2 five-round main event in what is no …read more

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Kowalkiewicz Doesn’t Want To Hurt ‘Idol’ Michelle Waterson At UFC Philly

Not to be overshadowed by Edson Barboza vs. Justin Gaethje tomorrow night (Sat., Mar. 30, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 2 from inside Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Check out the UFC Philadelphia Top 5 Finishes Video

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Check out the top five finishes from fighters on the UFC Fight Night Philadelphia card this weekend including Justin Gaethje, Edson Barboza, and Michael Johnson.
TRENDING > Henry Cejudo …read more

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Fighter On Fighter: Breaking Down Barboza!

Brutal Muay Thai striker, Edson Barboza, will duel with fellow low kicking marauder, Justin Gaethje, this Saturday (March 30, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 2 from inside Wells Fargo Center …read more

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UFC ‘Philly’ - New Blood!

UFC on ESPN 2’s main event this weekend (Sat., March 30, 2019) between Edson Barboza and Justin Gaethje is a dream match up for mixed martial arts (MMA) fans; however, …read more

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UFC Philly Weigh-in video and face-offs: Edson Barboza vs. Justin Gaethje is on!

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Lightweights Edson Barboza and Justin Gaethje are set for their UFC Philly main event following Friday’s weigh-in, but Ray Borg blew past the bantamweight limit for his bout. …read more

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Gaethje Wants ‘Diamond’ Do-Over, Not ‘Showtime’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was trying to book a lightweight showdown between Justin Gaethje and Anthony Pettis as early as last fall, but the bout never materialized and both fighters …read more

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Face Off! Barboza Stares Down Gaethje In Philly!

Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight contender, Edson Barboza, will throw down against fellow 155-pound title hopeful, Justin Gaethje, in the UFC on ESPN 2 five-round main event tomorrow night (Sat., March …read more

Source:: MMAMania

UFC Philadelphia video: Edson Barboza, Justin Gaethje make weight for main event

WILMINGTON, Del. – Saturday’s main event is set for UFC on ESPN 2 now that both fighters have made weight.
In the lightweight headliner, Edson Barboza (20-6 MMA, 14-6 UFC) takes …read more

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Barboza, Gaethje make weight for UFC bout

Edson Barboza and Justin Gaethje have come in under the lightweight limit of 156 pounds for their Saturday night bout in Philadelphia. …read more

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Get your kicks: An all-angles guide to must-see Barboza vs. Gaethje

The fight between Edson Barboza vs. Justin Gaethje is going to be an action-packed thriller, but there’s plenty more to see beyond the main event that makes this UFC Fight …read more

Source:: ESPN

Edson Barboza’s Top 5 UFC Finishes

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Check out Edson Barboza’s highlight reel of knockout finishes before he steps into the Octagon again to face Justin Gaethje at UFC Fight Night Philadelphia. The event marks …read more

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UFC Philadelphia | Edson Barboza not afraid to trade leg kicks with Justin Gaethje

Edson Barboza and Justin Gaethje, who will collide in the main event of UFC Philadelphia this weekend, are revered as two of the most ferocious leg kickers in MMA.

Yet in …read more

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Justin Gaethje Argues for Extra Pay for Fighting Five Rounds

If Justin Gaethje vs. Edson Barboza turns out to be the war that is widely expected it to be at UFC Philadelphia, Justin Gaethje believes he deserves to be paid …read more

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Justin Gaethje wants a per-round pay bump from the UFC

WILMINGTON, Del. – UFC on ESPN 2 headliner Justin Gaethje believes his promoter should start paying by the round.
Gaethje reasons that if he’s going to fight a potential five rounds …read more

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UFC on ESPN 2’s Justin Gaethje not interested in bout with Anthony Pettis

Justin Gaethje would prefer to fight Dustin Poirier over Anthony Pettis. One of the names that cropped up after Anthony Pettis’ stunning knockout of Stephen Thompson at UFC Fight Night …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Fighter On Fighter: Breaking Down ‘The Highlight!’

The most thrilling man in mixed martial arts (MMA), Justin Gaethje, will return to action opposite fellow knockout artist, Edson Barboza, this Saturday (March 30, 2019) at UFC on ESPN …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Pro fighters make their picks for Edson Barboza vs Justin Gaethje

The UFC is heading back to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for UFC on ESPN 2 this weekend. In the main event, Edson Barboza will be taking on Justin Gaethje in a matchup …read more

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Justin Gaethje shrugs off Anthony Pettis callout, has other plans

This weekend, in the main event of UFC Philadelphia, former WSOF lightweight champion Justin Gaethje will go to war with fellow fan favorite Edson Barboza.

If Gaethje is able to …read more

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Edson Barboza welcomes Justin Gaethje to try and finish him with leg kicks: ‘I’m ready for pain’

When it comes to all-action fights, few permutations could be put together that would beat out UFC on ESPN 2’s main event, which may as well be dubbed the Battle …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Edson Barboza: I don't need much space to damage Justin Gaethje at UFC Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA – Justin Gaethje’s working theory is that Edson Barboza is one of the most dangerous fighters in the world – for one round.
After that, Gaethje expects to hobble Barboza …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Justin Gaethje nixes Anthony Pettis, hopes for rematch with Dustin Poirier

PHILADELPHIA – A systematic breakdown of Edson Barboza is Justin Gaethje’s immediate goal.
Usually, wins put you opposite winners in the UFC. And if Gaethje beats Barboza at Saturday’s UFC on …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Justin Gaethje's head strikes could be the difference against Edson Barboza on Saturday

Both Justin Gaethje and Edson Barboza are known for their high-volume offense, but the American’s head-strike accuracy far surpasses that of his UFC Fight Night main event foe. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Morphine and misery: The aftermath of Barboza and Gaethje's leg kicks

Edson Barboza and Justin Gaethje are arguably the most prolific leg kickers in the sport. Four previous opponents explain to ESPN why that is and how they recovered from the …read more

Source:: ESPN

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