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UFC Rochester poster released

Rafael dos Anjos and Kevin Lee are ready for their close-ups on the official poster for UFC Rochester.
A former lightweight champion turned welterweight contender, “RDA” welcomes Lee to the 170-pound …read more

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Posted on April 20, 2019, 1:16 am By
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UFC on ESPN+ 9 poster released: Rafael dos Anjos and Kevin Lee's faces are front and center

The UFC is coming to Rochester, New York, for the first time next month, and now the event has an official poster.
UFC on ESPN+ 9 takes place May 18 at …read more

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Posted on April 20, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Kevin Lee on UFC press conference back-and-forth, appreciation for Ben Askren's real-life troll ways

ATLANTA – Kevin Lee is currently booked to meet Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on ESPN+ 9, but it was an interaction with another UFC welterweight that stood out last …read more

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Posted on April 17, 2019, 11:16 am By
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Kevin Lee says he, Rafael dos Anjos should come into UFC Rochester at 165 pounds to make statement

ATLANTA — Backstage at UFC 236, Kevin Lee discusses his fight against Rafael dos Anjos, moving up to welterweight, why he thinks he and dos Anjos should come into the …read more

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Posted on April 16, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Kevin Lee wanted Rafael dos Anjos fight to be first 165-pound matchup

Kevin Lee wanted to make history with Rafael Dos Anjos.

The 26-year-old asked the UFC if his matchup with Rafael Dos Anjos at UFC Rochester could be the first fight in …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 9's Kevin Lee wants to make Rafael dos Anjos fight at 165 pounds

ATLANTA – For years, former lightweight interim title challenger Kevin Lee has been one of the UFC’s most active voices in favor of a 165-pound division.
Now set to make his …read more

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Posted on April 16, 2019, 1:46 pm By
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Ben Askren and Kevin Lee trade shots over former training session

Kevin Lee will make his welterweight debut against Rafael dos Anjos next month and if he proves victorious it could setup a ‘fun fight’ with Ben Askren.

“The Motown Phenom” …read more

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Ben Askren & Kevin Lee Get Into Fun Banter At UFC Seasonal Presser

Ben Askren and Kevin Lee traded barbs over an old sparring session, but it wasn’t hostile. Askren and Lee attended the UFC seasonal press conference yesterday (April 12). Askren will …read more

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Posted on April 13, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Ben Askren, Kevin Lee trade barbs about past training session

Ben Askren’s next opponent wasn’t able to make it to the UFC’s seasonal press conference. But, thankfully, finding ways to interact with peers doesn’t seem to be a problem for …read more

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Posted on April 13, 2019, 1:46 am By
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Watch: UFC Seasonal Press Conference Today (April 12)

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be holding a seasonal press conference today (April 12). Rose Namajunas, Jessica Andrade, Rafael dos Anjos, Kevin Lee, Alexander Gustafsson, Anthony Smith, Henry Cejudo, …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Al Iaquinta eyeing quick finish of ‘Cowboy’ at UFC Ottawa

When Al Iaquinta upset Kevin Lee at the final UFC on FOX event in December, he sent himself rocketing up the lightweight rankings, and set himself up for another big …read more

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Posted on April 5, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Kevin Lee explains why welterweight is the UFC’s ‘marquee division’

Former UFC interim lightweight title challenger Kevin Lee is moving up to welterweight. On May 18, he is set to take on Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of …read more

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Posted on March 30, 2019, 3:16 am By
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UFC Rochester: Kevin Lee says move to 170 proves welterweight is UFC's new 'marquee division'

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(This story first appeared in the Rochester (N.Y.) Democrat & Chronicle.)
Kevin Lee says he’s still keeping all options on the table, but with his headlining …read more

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Lee blames ‘too many politics’ at 155 for move to 170

Kevin Lee speaks in detail for the first time about his recent move to welterweight. Last week, UFC lightweight contender Kevin Lee made his welterweight move official. It’s something …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Kevin Lee Explains Decision to Move Up to Welterweight

Kevin Lee will be making his welterweight debut against Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of UFC Rochester on May 18, but Kevin Lee was resistant to the idea …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Kevin Lee says politics at lightweight helped move to welterweight

Kevin Lee is moving up to welterweight to take on Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of UFC Rochester.

Many believe Lee is moving up to welterweight because of …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2019, 6:16 am By
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Kevin Lee says too much ‘politics’ at lightweight helped spur move to 170

It’s no secret that the lightweight division, while still being the best and most talent-rich weight class in all of mixed martial arts, is also a bit of a mess. …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Kevin Lee moves to welterweight, meets Rafael dos Anjos in UFC Rochester main event

Two former lightweight contenders will meet in the UFC Rochester main event in May. “The Motown Phenom” is headed up a weight class.
Kevin Lee is set to make his welterweight …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2019, 11:46 pm By
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Rafael dos Anjos vs Kevin Lee welterweight bout headlines UFC Fight Night 151 in Rochester on May 18

Kevin Lee is a Lightweight no more. At least not for the time being, as “The Motown Phenom” will move to to the Welterweight division to face Rafael dos Anjos …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Sources: UFC's Dos Anjos, Lee to meet in May

In a battle of top welterweights, Rafael dos Anjos will face Kevin Lee at UFC Fight Night: Rochester on May 18, sources confirmed to ESPN. …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Rafael dos Anjos vs. Kevin Lee to meet in welterweight main event of UFC Rochester

Two former top lightweights will meet in a key welterweight clash in New York.
Rafael dos Anjos and Kevin Lee are set to fight in the 170-pound main event of UFC …read more

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Kevin Lee Moves to 170 vs. Rafael dos Anjos in May Headliner

After years of resistance and lobbying for a 165-pound division, Kevin Lee has seemingly accepted his fate and will now be moving up to 170. Lee is set to make …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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Kevin Lee moves to welterweight, faces Rafael dos Anjos in UFC Rochester main event

Kevin Lee will make the move to welterweight for a main event showdown against Rafael dos Anjos as the first ever UFC Fight Night card from Rochester, N.Y. at the …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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UFC on ESPN+ 9 gets Rafael dos Anjos vs. Kevin Lee welterweight main event

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A welterweight clash between former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos and Kevin Lee will headline the UFC’s first trip to Rochester, N.Y.
UFC officials …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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UFC targeting Lee vs. Gillespie in May

A lightweight bout between Kevin Lee and rising star Gregor Gillespie is targeted for a UFC event in May. Gregor Gillespie could be getting the toughest fight of his career …read more

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Lee vs Gillespie Targeted For May

A Lightweight showdown between former title contender Kevin Lee and up-and-coming contender, Gregor Gillespie, is currently in the works to go down at an upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) event …read more

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Report | UFC looking to make Kevin Lee vs Gregor Gillespie

The last time we saw ‘The Mo-Town Phenom’ Kevin Lee (17-4) in action he was headlining the very last UFC card on the Fox network, UFC on Fox 31 in …read more

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