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Justin Gaethje tapped as possible replacement to face Tony Ferguson at UFC 249

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s loss might be Justin Gaethje’s gain.
Early Monday morning, the undefeated UFC lightweight champion revealed that he was stuck in his home country of …read more

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Khabib locked down in Russia, UFC 249 could featured Tony Ferguson vs. Justin Gaethje

UFC president Dana White is dead set on making UFC 249 happen on April 18, but it appears that his hopes of keeping the lightweight championship between titleholder Khabib Nurmagomedov …read more

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Report: Gaethje offered to Ferguson as replacement for Nurmagomedov

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Tony Ferguson was reportedly offered a fight with Justin Gaethje. Despite Dana White’s best, and controversial, efforts it seems highly unlikely that UFC 249: …read more

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Report | Tony Ferguson offered Justin Gaethje for UFC 249

UFC lightweight contender Tony Ferguson has reportedly been offered a fight against Justin Gaethje if Khabib Nurmagomedov cannot fight at UFC 249. Nurmagomedov said on Monday that he is stuck …read more

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Gaethje: McGregor deserves Khabib vs. Ferguson winner if he beats me

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Top ranked UFC lightweight Justin Gaethje sees this as the perfect time for a bout with Conor McGregor, with the winner getting a …read more

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Gaethje: Conor Can’t Be Denied Title Shot If He Beats Me

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Though far from confirmed, popular belief is that Conor McGregor and Justin Gaethje will hook them up later this year, presumably at the scheduled UFC …read more

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Justin Gaethje once again calls out Conor McGregor: It’s his choice

Justin Gaethje has said the only way Conor McGregor can prove he’s worthy of a Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch is to fight him. The No. 4 ranked lightweight has been calling …read more

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Henry Cejudo Says Justin Gaethje Would ‘Destroy’ Conor McGregor Early

Henry Cejudo believes Conor McGregor will be in for a rude awakening if he faces Justin Gaethje. McGregor returned to action for the first time since Oct. 2018 to take …read more

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Cejudo to McGregor: Gaethje would ‘destroy’ you in round one!

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Henry Cejudo calls out Conor McGregor on Twitter. Conor McGregor might have opened as the betting favorite over Justin Gaethje, …read more

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UFC betting odds: Conor McGregor favored in potential Justin Gaethje matchup

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Check out the betting odds for a future matchup between “The Notorious” Conor McGregor and “The Highlight” Justin Gaethje. Iconic MMA superstar Conor …read more

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Henry Cejudo rips Conor McGregor boxing training clip, ‘You should be working your takedown defense’

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In his own way, Henry Cejudo is looking out for the best interests of his friend Justin Gaethje and their target, Conor …read more

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Henry Cejudo goes off on Conor McGregor, says Justin Gaethje would “destroy” him

UFC bantamweight champion Henry Cejudo took aim at former two-division champion Conor McGregor early this afternoon on social media. After McGregor posted a video of him throwing bombs on Instagram, …read more

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Conor McGregor opens as sizable favorite in potential fight against Justin Gaethje

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Conor McGregor still doesn’t have his next fight booked but if he ends up facing Justin Gaethje, the former two-division UFC champion would open as …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz says Justin Gaethje will make people rich by cashing in as underdog against Conor McGregor

MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz is confident that Justin Gaethje would line the pockets of many fans as the underdog in a Conor McGregor matchup. Abdelaziz, the CEO of Dominance MMA, …read more

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Opening odds released for potential Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje fight

It’s not yet clear when Conor McGregor will return to the UFC’s Octagon, or who he’ll fight in his return. That being said, the most likely option at present seems …read more

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Morning Report: Coach Owen Roddy suggests Conor McGregor could face Justin Gaethje in July

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In recent weeks, the coronavirus has thrown the sports world into chaos, with essentially every major sport on the planet cancelling seasons …read more

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Coach Wants To See Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje On July 11

Striking coach Owen Roddy is down to see Conor McGregor collide with Justin Gaethje this summer. UFC president Dana White has expressed his desire to book McGregor against the winner …read more

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Kevin Lee Claims Justin Gaethje Turned Down UFC Bout

Kevin Lee has made the claim that Justin Gaethje was offered a bout with him but turned it down. Tonight (March 14), Lee will do battle with Charles Oliveira in …read more

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Lee says Justin Gaethje turned down fight

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“He’s supposedly the fighter’s fighter type of guy. The Donald Cerrone type of guy who will fight anybody but they’re all …read more

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Kevin Lee willing to accept opponents nobody wants to face after fighters like Justin Gaethje turned him down

Kevin Lee (right) lands a head kick on Gilbert Gillespie at UFC 244 in New York City on Nov. 2, 2019 | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

As a former …read more

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Khabib Says Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje Is Hard To Predict

Khabib Nurmagomedov has a hard time picking the winner of a potential scrap between Conor McGregor and Justin Gaethje. ESPN’s Ariel Helwani reported that the UFC is in early talks …read more

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Justin Gaethje's next fight still not set, but 'The Highlight' won't be sold short

LAS VEGAS – Justin Gaethje is eager to get back in there but won’t accept just any fight.
Gaethje (21-2 MMA, 4-2 UFC), who’s coming off three straight first-round finishes, has …read more

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Insiders debate Conor McGregor's hurdle, Israel Adesanya regaining form

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager said there will be no rematch until Conor McGregor beats Justin Gaethje. Our panel discusses that and Paulo Costa’s impact on Israel Adesanya. …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov calls Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje a '50/50' fight

LAS VEGAS – Khabib Nurmagomedov thinks a potential Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje matchup fight will be super competitive.
Nurmagomedov (28-0 MMA, 12-0 UFC), the reigning UFC lightweight champion who is …read more

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Insiders debate Conor McGregor's hurdle, Israel Adesanya regaining form

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager said there will be no rematch until Conor McGregor beats Justin Gaethje. Our panel discusses that and Paulo Costa’s impact on Israel Adesanya. …read more

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Justin Gaethje says he will punch Dana White in the nose if the promotion grants Conor McGregor a title shot

Justin Gaethje has claimed that he will punch UFC president Dana White in the nose if Conor McGregor winds up receiving a title shot. Gaethje has been making headlines fairly …read more

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Justin Gaethje and Rafael dos Anjos were not onboard with the scoring of last night’s UFC 248 main event

UFC lightweight Justin Gaethje and welterweight Rafael dos Anjos were among those who though Yoel Romero should have earned a decision over Israel Adesanya. Adesanya defeated Romero via close unanimous …read more

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Rep: McGregor must face Gaethje before title shot

Ali Abdelaziz, manager for Justin Gaethje, said the only way Conor McGregor will get a shot at current UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will be by first fighting Gaethje. …read more

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Dan Hardy believes ‘there are a lot of ways’ Justin Gaethje can cause problems for Conor McGregor

Dan Hardy believes Justin Gaethje can pose a lot of problems for Conor McGregor in a potential fight. McGregor and Gaethje have traded shots at one another and a rumor …read more

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Dan Hardy breaks down potential Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje match-up

Rumors have sparked about a Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje match-up targeted for this summer. If it happens, of course, the winner would be able to lay claim to a …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz shuts down Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje rumor: It's absolutely false

.According to Dominance MMA head Ali Abdelaziz, the rumored fight between Conor McGregor and Justin Gaethje isn’t happening.
After news emerged that discussions between both Gaethje and McGregor’s teams have started …read more

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Is Ali Abdelaziz trying to sabotage his own client, Justin Gaethje?

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Ali Abdelaziz should campaign for, not against Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje On Monday there was talk about a potential summer showdown between Conor …read more

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Justin Gaethje says he’d ‘love’ to fight in Dublin

Justin Gaethje is interested in fighting Dublin, Ireland.
Gaethje has recently been calling out Conor McGregor and there were reports they are linked to a summertime scrap. Given there is an …read more

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Ali Shoots Down McGregor-Gaethje Showdown

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A rumored Lightweight showdown between Justin Gaethje and Conor McGregor — which was said to be going down sometime this summer — seems to …read more

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Manager Denies Early Talks Underway For Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje

Ali Abdelaziz insists there’s no truth to the report that Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje is in preliminary talks. ESPN’s Ariel Helwani reported that the UFC is in the very …read more

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Manager denies Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje fight rumor: ‘Absolutely false’

MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz is denying the rumored matchup between UFC lightweight superstar Conor McGregor and his client Justin Gaethje.
On Monday, ESPN’s Ariel Helwani reported that the UFC was in …read more

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Cejudo teams up with Gaethje in Conor McGregor callout

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Henry Cejudo and Justin Gaethje team up to call out Conor McGregor. UFC bantamweight champion Henry Cejudo is called the …read more

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Dan Hooker Eyes Dustin Poirier If Justin Gaethje Won’t Fight

Although Dan Hooker called out Justin Gaethje after UFC Auckland, he also has his eyes on Dustin Poirier. In the main event of UFC Auckland, Hooker edged out a split-decision …read more

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Justin Gaethje sends support to ‘gangster’ Karolina Kowalkiewicz following tough loss at UFC Auckland

Justin Gaethje has sent a message of support to Karolina Kowalkiewicz following her tough loss this past weekend at UFC Auckland.

The Auckland card at Spark Arena certainly made headlines for …read more

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Dan Hooker wants Dustin Poirier next if Justin Gaethje isn’t prepared to fight

If he doesn’t get his desired fight against Justin Gaethje, Dan Hooker has noted that he would be interested in a fight against Dustin Poirier.

Hooker is coming off the back …read more

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Conor McGregor linked to summertime scrap with Justin Gaethje

Conor McGregor may have his next opponent.
According to Ariel Helwani of ESPN, preliminary discussions have begun for a summertime showdown between the Irish superstar and former World Series of Fighting …read more

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Justin Gaethje says he’s waiting for Conor McGregor to “punch him in the face”

UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje says he’s waiting for superstar Conor McGregor to “punch him in the face” inside the Octagon.
Gaethje has been extremely vocal in interviews and on social …read more

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Justin Gaethje called out by Dan Hooker following UFC Auckland

UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje was called out by Dan Hooker following his split decision win over Paul Felder in the main event of UFC Auckland.
Hooker was asked by UFC …read more

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Henry Cejudo, Justin Gaethje team up for Conor McGregor callout

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“Triple C” is taking a break from his own campaigning to help out a friend.
UFC bantamweight champion Henry Cejudo and Justin Gaethje, …read more

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Justin Gaethje says there’s ‘no doubt’ Conor McGregor is ducking him

Justin Gaethje believes Conor McGregor is ducking him.
Gaethje has been calling out the Irishman for quite some time, and took shots at McGregor for making his return fight against Donald …read more

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Dustin Poirier thinks Justin Gaethje has best chance to beat Khabib Nurmagomedov

Dustin Poirier thinks if there’s one man at the moment with a chance to dethrone Khabib Nurmagomedov, it’s Justin Gaethje.
Poirier (25-6 MMA, 17-5 UFC) is familiar with both guys, having …read more

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Dan Hooker Pushing For Justin Gaethje Fight If He Beats Paul Felder

Dan Hooker is still angling for a showdown with Justin Gaethje. This Saturday night (Feb. 22), Hooker will share the Octagon with Paul Felder. The lightweight tilt is set to …read more

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Dan Hooker's UFC Auckland master plan: Beat Paul Felder, call out Justin Gaethje

Dan Hooker has a big opportunity to crack the top of the lightweight rankings with a win on Saturday.
Hooker (19-8 MMA, 9-4 UFC) headlines his first UFC event when he …read more

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