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VIDEO | Kevin Lee and Charles Oliveira have first staredown in Brazil

UFC lightweight contenders Kevin Lee and Charles Oliveira had their first staredown ahead of their main event fight at UFC Brasilia in March.
Lee and Oliveira had both been seeking a …read more

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Oliveira doesn’t mind Lee’s trash talk: ‘The pressure is on him’

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Charles Oliveira feels at ease ahead of his fight against Kevin Lee at UFC Brasilia. It seems that Kevin Lee’s trash talk will not …read more

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Posted on February 7, 2020, 1:16 am By
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UFC Brasilia fight poster released

Lightweight headliners Kevin Lee and Charles Oliveira are featured in the poster for the UFC’s first event in Brazil this year.
Welterweight veterans and submission experts Demian Maia and Gilbert …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 28 poster: Kevin Lee set for dangerous road trip to face Charles Oliveira

Kevin Lee will look to play spoiler once again when he heads into enemy territory to take on another in-form lightweight next month.
Lee (18-5 MMA, 11-5 UFC) headlines UFC on …read more

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Kevin Lee unafraid to show support for Bernie Sanders regardless of political blowback from fans or fighters

UFC lightweight contender Kevin Lee doesn’t have the same concerns as NBA legend Michael Jordan when it comes to his political views.
Recently, Lee was invited by presidential candidate Bernie Sanders …read more

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Kevin Lee plans to remind Charles Oliveira that he’s in ‘the big leagues now’ in UFC Brasilia main event

Kevin Lee did not expect to be fighting Charles Oliveira next but is excited about the scrap.
In the main event of UFC Brasilia on March 14, Lee will look to …read more

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Kevin Lee says Islam Makhachev can ‘still get it’ after he fights Charles Oliveira

Kevin Lee has made it clear he is looking to sign two bout agreements at once.
Lee is set to headline UFC Brasilia against Charles Oliveira on March 14, yet many …read more

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Kevin Lee vows to ‘shut up’ Brazilian fans when he fights Oliveira

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Kevin Lee is ready to ruin Brazilian fans’ night at UFC Brasilia in March. Lightweight contender Kevin Lee is looking to …read more

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Posted on January 29, 2020, 12:16 am By
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Kevin Lee can't wait to play spoiler at UFC Brasilia: 'I'm going to make sure I shut up all them Brazilians'

Kevin Lee silenced “The World’s Most Famous Arena,” and he’s ready to do it all again.
This time, Lee (18-5 MMA, 11-5 UFC) will face the hostile Brazilian crowd, when he …read more

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Posted on January 28, 2020, 12:16 pm By
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Kevin Lee declares himself the ‘uncrowned champion’ of the lightweight division

Kevin Lee believes he’s the true champion of the lightweight division.
Lee recently returned to the win column with a massive knockout win over Gregor Gillespie at UFC 244. Following the …read more

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Despite highlight reel KO over Gillespie, Kevin Lee still feels left out of UFC title picture

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“I still feel like I’m exed out of a lot of conversations, especially around the lightweight title.” Kevin Lee snapped his two-fight losing skid …read more

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Posted on January 25, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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Kevin Lee Says Khabib & Tony Ferguson Are Fighting For His Title

As far as Kevin Lee is concerned, he’s the uncrowned lightweight champion. Following his stunning head kick knockout win over Gregor Gillespie, “The Motown Phenom” got his confidence back. It …read more

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Kevin Lee out to prove his worth at UFC Brasilia: Khabib vs. Ferguson is for 'my title'

Kevin Lee is back in the win column and back on his path towards UFC gold.
Lee (18-5 MMA, 11-5 UFC) scored one of the best knockouts of 2019 over undefeated …read more

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Charles Oliveira up next, but Kevin Lee hasn't forgotten about Islam Makhachev. He guarantees it

Kevin Lee was going to take the Charles Oliveira fight under one condition: He gets Islam Makhachev right after.
Lee (18-5 MMA, 11-5 UFC) will head into enemy territory in March …read more

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Keith Lee, brother of Kevin Lee, signs with Bellator

UFC lightweight star Kevin Lee’s younger brother Keith Lee has signed a new, multi-fight contract with Bellator and will make his promotional debut at Bellator 239.
Lee’s signing was first revealed …read more

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Kevin Lee not impressed and irritated by Conor McGregor’s win over ‘chinny’ Donald Cerrone

Kevin Lee isn’t impressed by Conor McGregor’s knockout win over Donald Cerrone at UFC 246.
McGregor made his return to the Octagon after a 15-month layoff and TKO’d “Cowboy” in just …read more

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Keith Lee, Brother of Kevin Lee, to Make Bellator Debut vs. Shawn Bunch on Feb. 21

Keith Lee, the younger brother of UFC lightweight standout Kevin Lee, will make his big-show debut next month. …read more

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Keith Lee, Brother Kevin Lee, to Make Bellator MMA Debut vs. Shawn Bunch on Feb. 21

Keith Lee, the younger brother of UFC lightweight standout Kevin Lee, will make his big-show debut next month. …read more

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Keith Lee, Kevin Lee's brother, signs multi-fight Bellator deal, debut set

Kevin Lee’s brother will soon get a taste of the bright lights.
The younger brother of the UFC lightweight contender, Keith Lee, has signed a multi-fight Bellator contract and is set …read more

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Posted on January 21, 2020, 12:46 am By
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MMA Junkie Radio #3018: UFC 246 preview, Robert Whittaker, Kevin Lee, Darren Till, more

Thursday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
On Episode No. 3,018 of the podcast, the lads look ahead to Saturday’s UFC 246 and the …read more

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Islam Makhachev to Kevin Lee After UFC Brasilia Announcement: ‘You Choose Easy Way Out’

Not everyone was thrilled with the announcement that Kevin Lee will face Charles Oliveira in the UFC Brasilia main event. …read more

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Islam Makhachev blasts Kevin Lee for taking 'easy way out' against Charles Oliveira

Despite Islam Makhachev and Kevin Lee continuously going back and forth, they will not fight each other next.
Instead, Lee (18-5 MMA, 11-5 UFC) was booked Tuesday against Charles Oliveira in …read more

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Islam Makhachev slams Kevin Lee for taking ‘easy way out’ by accepting Charles Oliveira fight

Islam Makhachev believes Kevin Lee took the easy way out by not fighting him.
In the main event of UFC Brasilia, Lee will battle Charles Oliveira which kind of came out …read more

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Kevin Lee vs. Charles Oliveira On Tap For UFC Brasilia

So much for Kevin Lee vs. Islam Makhachev. Combate has reported that Lee vs. Charles Oliveira is a go for UFC Brasilia. This is reportedly the main event of the …read more

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Kevin Lee vs. Charles Oliveira booked for UFC on ESPN+ 28 main event

The UFC’s return to Brasilia finally has a main event.
Lightweight contenders Kevin Lee and Charles Oliviera will square off in the UFC on ESPN+ 28 headliner. A person with knowledge …read more

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Kevin Lee vs. Charles Oliveira Booked for UFC Brasilia Main Event on March 14

A lightweight showdown between Kevin Lee and Charles Oliveira will serve as the headliner for UFC Brasilia on March 14. …read more

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Kevin Lee vs. Charles Oliveira targeted for UFC Brasilia main event

The upcoming UFC Brasilia card now has a main event, and it’s a good one. According to a report from Brazilian publication Combate, the March 14 card will be topped …read more

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Kevin Lee vs. Charles Oliveira set to headline UFC Brasilia in March

Kevin Lee (pictured) will face jiu-jitsu ace Charles Oliveira in a five-round bout in Brazil. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Kevin Lee will travel to Brazil to face rising …read more

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Charles Oliveira gunning for Justin Gaethje or Kevin Lee in UFC Brasilia main event

The manager of UFC lightweight contender Charles Oliveira says he is gunning for the main event slot at UFC Brasilia against either Justin Gaethje or Kevin Lee.
Oliveira is currently riding …read more

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Islam Makhachev continues to call out Kevin Lee

Islam Makhachev has his sights set on his next opponent and won’t back down. The Dagestani fighter took to Twitter to try and force Dana White’s hand and organize a …read more

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Islam Makhachev refutes Kevin Lee booking, calls for fight contract

Over the weekend, UFC lightweight contender Kevin Lee divulged to Helen Yee that he has received an offer to fight Islam Makhachev at UFC 249 in Brooklyn, New York this …read more

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Video: UFC contender Kevin Lee feeling the Bern, speaks on behalf of Bernie Sanders

(Video courtesy of Helen Yee Sports)
While he’s campaigning for a climb back into title contention in the Octagon, UFC lightweight Kevin Lee is simultaneously campaigning for Democratic candidate for U.S. …read more

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