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UFC 282 weigh-in results: Jan Blachowicz, Magomed Ankalaev on weight for title fight, 1 fighter misses

Magomed Ankalaev | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Jan Blachowicz and Magomed Ankalaev are set to compete for a vacant throne.
The light heavyweight contenders both …read more

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UFC 282 video: Jan Blachowicz, Magomed Ankalaev make weight for vacant title bout

LAS VEGAS – The stage is set for a new light heavyweight champion to be crowned after Jan Blachowicz and Magomed Ankalaev made weight for the UFC 282 main event.
After …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Magomed Ankalaev’s On The Doorstep Of His Dream

Magomed Ankalaev Challenges Jan Błachowicz For The Undisputed Light Heavyweight Title In The Main Event At UFC 282: Błachowicz vs Ankalaev
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Posted on December 9, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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UFC 282 Official Weigh-in Video: Jan Błachowicz vs Magomed Ankalaev

UFC 282 features heavyweight title bout starting for the main event between Jan Błachowicz vs Magomed Ankalaev.

After stepping off the scales during Friday’s UFC 282 Official Weigh-in, the two will …read more

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Posted on December 9, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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UFC 282 predictions: Is anyone picking Jan Blachowicz over Magomed Ankalaev?

Blachowicz
vs.
Ankalaev
Gordon
vs.
Pimblett
Morono
vs.
Ponzinibbio
Du Plessis
vs.
Till
Mitchell
vs.
Topuria

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
192-116

Ankalaev
(67%)

Pimblett
(80%)

Ponzinibbio
(64%)

Du Plessis
(63%)

Mitchell
(64%)

Ken Hathaway
@kenshathaway
204-109
2018 Champion

Ankalaev

Pimblett

Morono

Till

Topuria

Matthew Wells
@MrMWells
195-118

Ankalaev

Pimblett

Ponzinibbio

Du Plessis

Topuria

Abbey Subhan
@kammakaze
193-120

Ankalaev

Pimblett

Ponzinibbio

Du Plessis

Mitchell

Farah Hannoun
@Farah_Hannoun
191-122

Ankalaev

Pimblett

Ponzinibbio

Till

Topuria

Mike Bohn
@MikeBohn
191-122
2014 Champion

Ankalaev

Pimblett

Ponzinibbio

Till

Mitchell

Matt Erickson
@MMAjunkieMatt
189-124

Ankalaev

Gordon

Ponzinibbio

Du Plessis

Topuria

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
188-125

Ankalaev

Pimblett

Ponzinibbio

Du Plessis

Topuria

Brian Garcia
@thegoze
182-131
2017 Champion

Ankalaev

Gordon

Ponzinibbio

Till

Topuria

Nolan King
@mma_kings
180-133

Ankalaev

Pimblett

Ponzinibbio

Till

Topuria

George Garcia
@MMAjunkieGeorge
172-141

Ankalaev

Pimblett

Ponzinibbio

Du Plessis

Topuria

Danny Segura
@dannyseguratv
154-159

Ankalaev

Pimblett

Ponzinibbio

Till

Topuria

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Israel Adesanya Makes His Prediction For Jan Blachowicz/Magomed Ankalaev

Former UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya has predicted whether it’ll be Jan Blachowicz or Magomed Ankalaev leaving the Octagon with the light heavyweight gold this weekend. The MMA leader will …read more

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UFC 282 Embedded, Episode 4: ‘I’m the one that sells Pay-Per-Views’

On the fourth episode of UFC 282 Embedded, Paddy Pimblett hits his stride and takes a call from an idol. Magomed Ankalaev preps for Polish power. Jan Blachowicz evaluates his …read more

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UFC 282 video: Jan Blachowicz vs. Magomed Ankalaev first faceoff for vacant title fight

LAS VEGAS – The days are winding down until a new UFC light heavyweight champion is crowned, and as the UFC 282 headliner approaches, Jan Blachowicz and Magomed Ankalaev finally had …read more

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UFC 282 press conference video at 8:00 p.m. ET

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

At the UFC 282 press conference, a host of Saturday’s stars, including former UFC champion Jan Blachowicz, Magomed Ankalaev, and …read more

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UFC 282 Pre-Fight Press Conference Video

Watch the UFC 282: Pre-Fight Press Conference live at 8pm ET / 5pm PT featuring main card fighters Jan Blachowicz, Magomed Ankalaev, Paddy Pimblett, Jared Gordon and more!

UFC 282 takes …read more

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UFC 282 Embedded, Episode 4: ‘Everyone wants a slice of the bad man’

In the fourth episode of UFC 282 Embedded, Paddy Pimblett gets some encouragement from Matt Frevola and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, Magomed Ankalaev gets in some reps, Jan Blachowicz does media, …read more

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Magomed Ankalaev reacts to UFC 282 title shot: ‘We will come and take what’s rightfully ours’

Magomed Ankalaev was training at the gym when his manager called him with an offer to fight Glover Teixeira for the title at UFC 282. Then the manager called back …read more

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Paths to Victory: Can Jan Blachowicz reclaim the light heavyweight title vs. Magomed Ankalaev at UFC 282?

Jan Blachowicz | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

UFC 282 goes down this Saturday at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, and the road here …read more

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Jan Blachowicz plans to halt Magomed Ankalaev's streak in 'early Christmas gift' title shot at UFC 282

LAS VEGAS – Jan Blachowicz didn’t expect to be fighting for a title at UFC 282, but now that he is, he intends to make the most of the opportunity.
After …read more

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UFC 282 Embedded, Episode 3: ‘Dagestan is the place where champions are made’

On the third episode of UFC 282 Embedded, Paddy Pimblett interviews Dana White. Jared Gordon trains with Belal Muhammad. Darren Till gives 100%. Magomed Ankalaev checks in for fight week; …read more

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UFC 282 | Pro fighters make their picks for Jan Blachowicz vs. Magomed Ankalaev title fight

In the main event of UFC 282, the vacant light heavyweight title is up for grabs as Jan Blachowicz takes on Magomed Ankalaev. Heading into the fight, Blachowicz is a …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski Predicts Jan Blachowicz/Magomed Ankalaev

Alexander Volkanovski has given his pick for the UFC 282 main event between Jan Blachowicz and Magomed Ankalaev. Blachowicz and Ankalaev will square off for the vacant light heavyweight title …read more

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UFC 282: Blachowicz vs. Ankalaev Fight Card, How to Watch

This Saturday at UFC 282, Jan Blachowicz and Magomed Ankalaev will compete for the vacant UFC light heavyweight title. Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jiri Prochazka surprised fans when he …read more

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UFC 282 Embedded, Episode 2: ‘I am on fire like I’ve never been on fire’

On the second episode of UFC 282 Embedded, Paddy Pimblett stays on S&C; Jared Gordon works out his brain. Darren Till, Ilia Topuria, Magomed Ankalaev and Jan Blachowicz push in …read more

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Magomed Ankalaev understands why “scared” Glover Teixeira did not accept UFC 282 title fight: “Because I’m in my prime, I’m only going up, I’m dangerous”

Magomed Ankalaev has given his thoughts on Glover Teixeira not accepting a title fight against him at UFC 282. At UFC 282 this weekend, Magomed Ankalaev will battle Jan Blachowicz …read more

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Video: UFC 282 'Countdown' for Jan Blachowicz vs. Magomed Ankalaev

Did you miss the debut of UFC 282 “Countdown” or just want to watch it again? Check out the main event preview now.
The segment takes a special look at the vacant …read more

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UFC 282 Embedded, Episode 1: ‘I’m the new cash cow’

On the first episode of UFC 282 Embedded, Paddy Pimblett acclimates ASAP in Vegas. Jan Blachowicz faces a foe on a wintry hike. Magomed Ankalaev watches a teammate win. Jared …read more

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Magomed Ankalaev Understands “Scared” Glover Teixeira’s Decision

Light heavyweight contender Magomed Ankalaev understands why former champion Glover Teixeira gave up his title shot at UFC 282. This weekend, Ankalaev will make the walk inside Las Vegas’ T-Mobile …read more

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UFC 282: Make your predictions for Jan Blachowicz vs. Magomed Ankalaev

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC 282 event in Las Vegas.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for each bout …read more

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UFC 282 Countdown Video: Jan Blachowicz vs. Magomed Ankalaev

UFC 282 Countdown previews a showdown for the vacant light heavyweight title, as Poland’s former champion Jan Blachowicz battles Dagestan’s Magomed Ankalaev.

UFC 282 takes place at T-Mobile Arena in Las …read more

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Full fight video: Magomed Ankalaev scores brutal, first-round knockout of Ion Cuțelaba at UFC 254

Magomed Ankalaev has many memorable finishes in his UFC career.
The UFC light heavyweight contender has proved to be a dangerous force in his four-year-run with the Las-Vegas based promotion. And …read more

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Glover Teixeira Predicts Jan Blachowicz Vs. Magomed Ankalaev

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Glover Teixeira is excited to see how Jan Blachowicz vs. Magomed Ankalaev plays out. Teixeira was supposed to face Jiří Procházka in an immediate title …read more

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Glover Teixeira predicts Magomed Ankalaev wins at UFC 282, title fight happens before Jiri Prochazka's return

Glover Teixeira still is comfortable with the choices that left him as the odd man out of the UFC 282 vacant light heavyweight title fight, and already can see light …read more

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Jan Blachowicz: Israel Adesanya Will Never Be Able To Beat Alex Pereira

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz feels his former opponent Israel Adesanya won’t be able to defeat Alex Pereira. Blachowicz will face Magomed Ankalaev for the vacant UFC light …read more

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Jan Blachowicz: 'I don't care if I'm the underdog' against Magomed Ankalaev at UFC 282

Jan Blachowicz isn’t paying any mind to the betting odds for his fight against Magomed Ankalaev.
According DraftKings, Blachowicz is a +200 underdog for his vacant light heavyweight title fight against Ankalaev …read more

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Posted on December 1, 2022, 9:16 pm By
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Glover Teixeira planning to be in attendance at UFC 282 and challenge winner of Jan Blachowicz vs. Magomed Ankalaev

Glover Teixeira may have lost his title shot, but he’s not going to sit around and cry about it. The Brazilian has been out of action since UFC 275 in …read more

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Smith responds to McGregor, claims Irishman gets special treatment from USADA

Anthony Smith prepares to take on Magomed Ankalaev at UFC 277 in Dallas, Texas, on July 30, 2022. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

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UFC 282 poster released with new main event between Jan Blachowicz and Magomed Ankalaev

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Jan Blachowicz and Magomed Ankalaev have the chance to end 2022 as the UFC light heavyweight champion, although it wasn’t …read more

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Michael Bisping: If Jan Blachowicz can stop Magomed Ankalaev's takedown, fight will be in his favor

Michael Bisping gives Jan Blachowicz the edge over Magomed Ankalaev on the feet.
Blachowicz (29-9 MMA, 12-6 UFC) meets Ankalaev (17-1 MMA, 9-1 UFC) for the vacant light heavyweight title in …read more

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UFC 282 odds: Magomed Ankalaev pegged as sizable favorite to claim vacant belt vs. Jan Blachowicz

Oddsmakers are expecting Magomed Ankalaev to leave UFC 282 as the new light heavyweight champion.
After Jiri Prochazka suffered a serious shoulder injury that forced him to relinquish UFC gold, the …read more

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Ankalaev Big Favorite To Win Title Against Blachowicz

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The bookies have no love for Polish power.
No. 3-ranked light heavyweight contender Magomed Ankalaev is -240 betting favorite to capture …read more

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UFC 282: Prochazka vs Teixeira Update

No. 2 ranked light heavyweight Jan Blachowicz take on No. 3 ranked Magomed Ankalaev for vacant title. 
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Glover Teixeira ‘upset’ with UFC’s call, not confident he’s next for the winner of Jan Blachowicz vs. Magomed Ankalaev

Glover Teixeira | Photo by Yong Teck Lim/Getty Images

Glover Teixeira will no longer compete for the UFC light heavyweight championship in the main event …read more

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Glover Teixeira on turning down makeshift UFC 282 title shot: I won't 'just show up to fight a guy because they say so'

After Jiri Prochazka withdrew, Glover Teixeira declined to fight Magomed Ankalaev for the title at UFC 282 – but he has his reasons.
Now former UFC light heavyweight champion Prochazka (29-3-1 …read more

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‘I Feel A Little Disrespected’

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Glover Teixeira didn’t play ball when the UFC asked him to fight Magomed Ankalaev on two weeks notice, so …read more

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Teixeira on declining title shot: 'Need more time'

Glover Teixeira says he was offered a title bout against Magomed Ankalaev but turned it down because he “needed more time” to prepare against a fighter with a much “different …read more

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Jiri injured, Blachowicz vs. Ankalaev title fight headlines UFC 282

Jiri Prochazka has vacated the UFC light heavyweight title | Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC

Jan Blachowicz vs. Magomed Ankalaev will now headline UFC …read more

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Jiri Prochazka vacates after injury; UFC 282 headlined by Magomed Ankalaev vs. Jan Blachowicz title fight

Jiri Prochazka isn’t UFC light heavyweight champion anymore, and the man expected to challenge for the title no longer will.
The UFC 282 main event between Prochazka (29-3-1 MMA, 3-0 UFC) …read more

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Report: Jiri Prochazka out of UFC 282, vacates title; Magomed Ankalaev vs. Jan Blachowicz new main event

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Jiri Prochazka’s rematch with Glover Teixeira will not take place at UFC 282 after Prochazka suffered a “serious injury,” …read more

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Jiri Prochazka vacates UFC light heavyweight title due to injury, Jan Blachowicz vs. Magomed Ankalaev now headlines UFC 282

Jiri Prochazka is no longer the UFC’s light heavyweight champion. Prochazka was set to defend his light heavyweight title for the first time in the main event of UFC 282 …read more

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Jiří Procházka injured, vacates belt, now Jan Blachowicz vs. Magomed Ankalaev on for light heavyweight scrap

What a wild time to be an MMA fan.

On Wednesday afternoon, Kevin Iole broke the news that due to an injury to Jiří Procházka, he was out of his …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly