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Conor McGregor admits he has been impressed by Michael Chandler: “Could well be today’s champion”

UFC superstar Conor McGregor admitted that he has been impressed by Michael Chandler, saying that he “could well be today’s champion.” McGregor took questions from fans on his social media …read more

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Gaethje Wants Makhachev In First Title Defense

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Justin Gaethje did enough in his spectacular fight with Michael Chandler at UFC 268 to earn the next UFC lightweight …read more

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Michael Chandler wants Conor McGregor fight — but not for the ‘red panty night’

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Michael Chandler has made it no secret that, like many fighters, he’d love to step into the cage …read more

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Chandler: Anyone Who Discredits McGregor Is A “Casual” Or A “Hater”

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler has branded those who discredit former two-division champion Conor McGregor’s abilities as a “casual” or a “hater.”

Since going 9-1 on MMA’s biggest stage and holding …read more

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Michael Chandler comes to bat for Conor McGregor: “Anybody who discredits him because he’s lost fights is just either a casual or a Conor hater”

Michael Chandler defended Conor McGregor, saying “anybody who discredits him because he’s lost fights is just either a casual or a hater.” Chandler lost a decision in an all-out war …read more

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Oliveira: I might be ‘too quiet’ for UFC’s liking but ‘I show up inside the octagon’

Charles Oliveira is greeted by fans at Sao Paulo’s International Airport following his TKO victory over Michael Chandler at UFC 262. | Photo by Leandro Bernardes/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images
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Michael Chandler Thinks Justin Gaethje Will Be UFC Champ In 2022

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler gave high praise to his UFC 268 opponent, Justin Gaethje, following their three-round battle.

Despite giving Gaethje some issues in the opening minutes of the fight, …read more

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Poirier: I’d Beat Gaethje & Chandler If They Fought Me Like At UFC 268

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier believes he’d beat both Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler if they fought him like they did each other at UFC 268.

After falling short of gold …read more

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Gaethje says Khabib didn’t write diss reply; orders Makhachev to ‘handle’ Dariush

Justin Gaethje walks towards the Octagon during his main card fight with Michael Chandler at UFC 268. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

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UFC free fight: Charles Oliveira captures lightweight title with comeback finish of Michael Chandler

Charles Oliveira proved he had championship mettle when he battled through some early adversity against Michael Chandler.
Oliveira faced Chandler for the vacant lightweight title in the main event of UFC …read more

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Watch Charles Oliveira TKO Michael Chandler to win UFC Gold | Video

Charles Oliveira captured the vacant lightweight title earlier this year at UFC 262 in a clash with Michael Chandler. Oliviera is set to make his first title defense against Dustin …read more

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Film Room: Michael Chandler Shares Slow-Mo’ Clip Of UFC 268 Classic

For months, fans salivated over the mere thought of Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler competing in their UFC 268 bout. And when it finally happened, boy did it live up …read more

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Michael Chandler “Glad” UFC 268 War With Gaethje Wasn’t Five Rounds

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler is relieved that his barnburner with Justin Gaethje at UFC 268 was three rounds rather than five.

After falling short of the 155-pound mountaintop at UFC …read more

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Michael Chandler predicts Justin Gaethje will be the UFC lightweight champion by the middle of next year

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler predicts that Justin Gaethje will become the UFC lightweight champion by the middle of next year. Chandler and Gaethje just went toe-to-toe in an all-out …read more

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Michael Chandler Apologized To Wife For Brutal Justin Gaethje Fight

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler apologized to his wife for the damage he took against Justin Gaethje at UFC 268.

Chandler and Gaethje put on one of the greatest three-round fights …read more

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Dustin Poirier responds after Justin Gaethje suggests he’d rather retire than fight him again

Dustin Poirier has no plans to retire as he says fighters in the lightweight division still need ass-whoopings. After Justin Gaethje defeated Michael Chandler at UFC 268, he told MMAFighting …read more

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Michael Chandler plays the respect card in bid to fight Conor McGregor

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It’s not about the money, according to Michael Chandler. Its about the chance to face a legend that has …read more

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Michael Chandler predicts Justin Gaethje becomes lightweight champion next year: ‘Gaethje breaks Charles Oliveira’

Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

As far as Michael Chandler is concerned, he was beaten by the best.
Chandler lost …read more

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Michael Chandler ‘quit’ against Justin Gaethje at UFC 268, claims former opponent Will Brooks

Will Brooks, who fought and beat Michael Chandler twice in Bellator, believes “Iron” quit against Justin Gaethje at UFC 268. Although Gaethje and Chandler went toe-to-toe for three rounds and …read more

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Charles Oliveira says he has ‘way more weapons’ than Dustin Poirier: ‘You know what happens if I take him down’

Charles Oliveira won the UFC lightweight belt with a second-round knockout over Michael Chandler. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Dustin Poirier is a well-rounded veteran …read more

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Hot Tweets: Kamaru Usman’s GOAT status, Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler insanity, and Max Holloway

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This past weekend, the UFC’s second PPV in a row went down and it’s safe to say that UFC 268 …read more

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Justin Gaethje: Michael Chandler not done, must 'believe in the process' after 1-2 start in UFC

If anyone can relate to what Michael Chandler is going through, it’s Justin Gaethje.
Their paths have been strangely similar as former champions who made a splash in their UFC debuts. …read more

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Justin Gaethje believes Dustin Poirier would rather walk away than fight him again

UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje believes that divisional rival Dustin Poirier would rather walk away than fight him again. Gaethje defeated Michael Chandler on the UFC 268 main card to …read more

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Justin Gaethje says “I have to fight the winner of Charles Oliveira and Dustin Poirier to justify the integrity of this sport”

UFC lightweight Justin Gaethje says “I have to fight the winner of Charles Oliveira and Dustin Poirier to justify the integrity of (MMA).” Gaethje defeated Michael Chandler via unanimous decision …read more

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Justin Gaethje Slams Mike Beltran After UFC 268 Call

Justin Gaethje is not happy with Mike Beltran’s reffing at UFC 268. 

Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler had one of the most action-packed bouts in recent memory. There was rarely a …read more

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Scott Coker expresses interest in Kayla Harrison, says she’ll be at Bellator 271

Kayla Harrison is one of the biggest free agents MMA has had perhaps since Michael Chandler. Unsurprisingly, Bellator President Scott Coker has some interest. Bellator’s featherweight division has proven to …read more

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Khabib Harshly Tells Gaethje Why Makhachev Deserves Shot Over Him

Khabib Nurmagomedov has heard just about enough from Justin Gaethje about his title-shot demands.

Leading into his UFC 268 bout against Michael Chandler, lightweight contender Justin Gaethje threatened a “riot” if …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov slams Justin Gaethje over title shot claims: ‘You had an opportunity to become champion but you fell asleep’

Khabib Nurmagomedov slammed Justin Gaethje over his comments that he deserves the next lightweight title shot. In the lead-up to UFC 268, both Gaethje and Michael Chandler were vocal in …read more

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Justin Gaethje: I must fight Charles Oliveira-Dustin Poirier winner 'to justify the integrity of this sport'

After a thrilling decision win over Michael Chandler at UFC 268, Justin Gaethje has absolutely no worries that he won’t be fighting for a title in his next outing.
Gaethje (23-3 …read more

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‘He tried to justify it’ - Gaethje blasts ref Beltran over potential $1 mil. mistake

Justin Gaethje eats a big right hand from Michael Chandler during their bout at UFC 268. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Gaethje may have …read more

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Michael Chandler Proposes New Condition To Conor McGregor Fight

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler continues to reiterate his interest in a Conor McGregor fight in 2022, but now at a new weight.

Chandler is just days removed from his instant …read more

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UFC 268 'Fight Motion': Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler's 'Fight of the Year' contender in super slow mo

Although there wass a championship doubleheader, Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler stole the show at UFC 268.
As advertised, Gaethje (23-3 MMA, 6-3 UFC) and Chandler (22-7 MMA, 1-2 UFC) traded …read more

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Gaethje Trashes Ref For Potential Million Dollar Mistake

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It’s all love between Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler after their FOTY war at UFC 268. But Justin has some …read more

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Justin Gaethje critiques Mike Beltran’s refereeing at UFC 268: ‘That’s $1 million, if I lose’

Justin Gaethje walked away from his war with Michael Chandler at UFC 268 with his hand raised. It wasn’t quite smooth sailing for “The Highlight”, however – not only in …read more

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Justin Gaethje rips ref Mike Beltran, says UFC 268 call could have cost him $1 million

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UFC lightweight Justin Gaethje feels like a “genius” after his win over Michael Chandler at UFC 268, but he is …read more

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Miesha Tate says Michael Chandler needs to decide whether he wants to be “wildly entertaining” or a UFC champion

Miesha Tate believes that Michael Chandler needs to decide between being wildly entertaining and becoming a UFC champion. Ever since arriving in the UFC last year, Michael Chandler has provided …read more

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McGregor up for Chandler match 'at some stage'

UFC superstar Conor McGregor says he’s open to facing fellow lightweight Michael Chandler “at some stage” in social media exchange. …read more

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Michael Chandler says he ‘made some questionable decisions’ against Justin Gaethje at UFC 268

Michael Chandler knows he didn’t fight the smartest fight on Saturday against Justin Gaethje. Chandler and Gaethje were opening up the UFC 268 main card and the two promised fireworks. …read more

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UFC 268 highlights & recap: Justin Gaethje vs Michael Chandler

Watch the UFC 268 highlights video and recap from the contenders match between Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler. The bout served as the opener for the UFC 268PPV on Saturday …read more

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Conor McGregor Responds To Michael Chandler’s Fight Pitch

Michael Chandler has received a response from Conor McGregor after suggesting an “electrifying” fight between the two of them.

At UFC 268, Michael Chandler and Justin Gaethje lived up to every …read more

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Michael Chandler calls out Conor McGregor, McGregor says “I’m down”

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler called out Conor McGregor, and McGregor replied by saying that “I’m down” to fight at some point. Chandler fought three hard rounds with Justin Gaethje …read more

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Justin Gaethje shares hospital bed photo with Michael Chandler by his side

Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler competed in a three-round war at UFC 268 on Saturday that many are saying is already the shoo-in for Fight of the Year. Their back-and-forth …read more

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UFC 268: Gaethje reacts following FOTN epic against Chandler

Justin Gaethje celebrates following his unanimous decision victory over Michael Chandler at UFC 268. | Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images

This one was for Trevor …read more

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Justin Gaethje And Michael Chandler Link Up After UFC 268 Classic

UFC lightweight contenders Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler reunited at a New York hospital following their instant classic at UFC 268.

In what was commonly described as the ‘people’s main event’, …read more

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Justin Gaethje reacts following Fight of the Night war with Michael Chandler at UFC 268

UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje reacted following his Fight of the Night war with Michael Chandler at Saturday’s UFC 268 card. Gaethje and Chandler went to war for 15 minutes …read more

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UFC 268 Bonuses: Gaethje vs. Chandler Slugfest Earns ‘Fight of the Night’ Honors

Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler delivered on the hype in a big way at UFC 268. …read more

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Michael Chandler reacts following loss to Justin Gaethje at UFC 268

Michael Chandler has reacted after suffering a unanimous decision loss to Justin Gaethje at tonight’s UFC 268 event in New York City. Chandler (22-7 MMA) had entered Saturday’s pay-per-view fight …read more

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UFC 268 bonuses: Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler thriller leads night of six winners

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The UFC was in a giving mood after its fighters laid it all on the line at one of the …read more

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Justin Gaethje def. Michael Chandler at UFC 268: Best photos

Check out the best photos from Justin Gaethje’s unanimous decision win over Michael Chandler at UFC 268 at Madison Square Garden in New York. (Photos by Ed Mulholland, USA TODAY …read more

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Twitter reacts to Justin Gaethje's epic victory over Michael Chandler in UFC 268 war

Justin Gaethje proved he’s still among the top dogs at lightweight on Saturday when he defeated Michael Chandler at UFC 268.
Gaethje (23-3 MMA, 6-3 UFC) rebounded from his title-fight loss …read more

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UFC 268 results: Justin Gaethje outlasts Michael Chandler in an incredible three-round war

The main card opener was exactly as advertised with two of the toughest lightweight fighters on the planet delivering an amazing fight.
Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler turned in a stunning …read more

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Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler full fight video highlights

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Watch Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler full fight video highlights from their main card clash at UFC 268, courtesy of …read more

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UFC 268: Pros react to Gaethje’s win, insane war vs Chandler

Justin Gaethje defeated Michael Chandler at UFC 268. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Justin Gaethje defeated Michael Chandler at UFC 268. On Twitter, pro …read more

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UFC 268 Results: Justin Gaethje defeats Michael Chandler (Highlights)

The main card of tonight’s UFC 268 event is kicked off by a highly anticipated lightweight fight between Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler. Gaethje (22-3 MMA), the promotions former interim …read more

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Unbelievable! Gaethje Survives, Decisions Chandler In Incredible Fire Fight

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*** Watch Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler full fight video highlights right here! *** The highly-anticipated Lightweight clash between all-action …read more

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Justin Gaethje defeats Michael Chandler in possible Fight of the Year at UFC 268

A lightweight bout with heavyweight implications kicked off the UFC 268 main card at Madison Square Garden on Saturday. No. 2 ranked Justin Gaethje and No. 5 ranked Michael …read more

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UFC 268 results: Justin Gaethje wins wild war over Michael Chandler

Justin Gaethje won a unanimous decision over Michael Chandler in one of the most spectacular matchups of all time | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

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UFC 268 Tweets: Fighters react to ‘Fight of the Year’ contender Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler

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Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler delivered exactly as promised at UFC 268, resulting in a three-round slugfest that will surely …read more

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Pros react to Justin Gaethje defeating Michael Chandler at UFC 268

The main card of tonight’s UFC 268 event was kicked off by a highly anticipated lightweight fight between Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler. Gaethje (23-3 MMA), the promotions former interim …read more

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UFC 268 results: Justin Gaethje calls for title shot following win over Michael Chandler in three-round slugfest

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Justin Gaethje is gunning for gold after another guaranteed Fight of the Night performance at UFC 268.
In a matchup that …read more

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UFC 268 live blog: Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler

Justin Gaethje and MIchael Chandler will kick off the UFC 268 pay-per-view card Saturday. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

This is the UFC 268 …read more

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UFC 268: Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler live results, discussion, PBP

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Join us today on Bloody Elbow for live results, discussion, round scoring, and play-by-play as UFC 268 goes down live …read more

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Gaethje Says Chandler Win Better Secure Title Shot “Or We Riot”

UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje has promised to “riot” if he’s not given a title shot with a victory over Michael Chandler at UFC 268 this weekend.

Gaethje hasn’t been in …read more

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UFC 268 odds: Zhang now favored over Rose, Gaethje fancied to get KO

Justin Gaethje is projected to knockout Michael Chandler at UFC 268 | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Here are the betting odds for UFC 268, …read more

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Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler UFC 268 weigh-in staredown video

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NEW YORK — Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler faced off at UFC 268’s ceremonial weigh-ins ahead of their lightweight clash …read more

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UFC 268 video: Justin Gaethje, Michael Chandler locked in at final faceoff

NEW YORK – The intensity between Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler was palpable during their final faceoff ahead of UFC 268.
In one of the most anticipated lightweight fights of the year, …read more

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Chandler: I Don’t Need To Get Oliveira Loss Back

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler has suggested he has no burning desire to exact revenge on current champion Charles Oliveira.

After less than a year in the UFC and just one …read more

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LIVE! Watch UFC 268 Ceremonial Weigh-In Stream

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Watch Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington, Justin Gaethje, Michael Chandler and the rest of the UFC 268 field …read more

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Gaethje calls Covington a ‘b-tch’ at UFC 268 press conference

Justin Gaethje speaks to reporters at a press conference ahead of his lightweight bout with Michael Chandler at UFC 268. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

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Gaethje: Chandler’s Title Shot After Beating Hooker “Sh*t On The Sport”

UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje has continued to slam the UFC for giving Michael Chandler a shot at the vacant title at UFC 262 in May.

Gaethje has had clear disdain …read more

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UFC 268 Embedded, Episode 5: ‘You’ll never fight again, guaranteed’

On the fifth episode of UFC 268 Embedded, Michael Chandler works through his weight cut, Frankie Edgar reflects on his career, Rose Namajunas goes over strategy with coach Trevor Wittman, …read more

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Chandler: I’ll Be “Swinging For The Fences” For Early KO Against Gaethje

UFC lightweight Michael Chandler certainly isn’t afraid to go toe-to-toe with Justin Gaethje on the feet. He says he’ll be “swinging for the fences” for a knockout finish at UFC …read more

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Gaethje Reveals The One Way His Fight With Chandler Could “Suck”

The bout between Michael Chandler and Justin Gaethje seems to have action written all over it, but there is one way the flight could suck.

The main card of UFC 268 …read more

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UFC 268 weigh-in video: Justin Gaethje, Michael Chandler set for epic lightweight matchup

NEW YORK – Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler were sharp on the scale ahead of Saturday’s highly anticipated UFC 268 matchup.
The pairing between former WSOF/interim UFC champ Gaethje (22-3 MMA, 5-3 …read more

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Michael Chandler and Dana White seemingly dismiss the notion that Islam Makhachev could skip the line for a UFC title shot

Dana White has seemingly dismissed the notion that Islam Makhachev could leapfrog Michael Chandler or Justin Gaethje in the UFC contender line. Makhachev (21-1 MMA) improved his current win streak …read more

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Michael Chandler, Dana White dismiss suggestion that Islam Makhachev could jump line for UFC title shot

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Islam Makhachev is going to have to wait his turn if Michael Chandler has anything to say about it.
At UFC …read more

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Justin Gaethje, Michael Chandler agree on two things ahead of UFC 268: Fireworks and No. 1 contender stakes

NEW YORK CITY – Although Justin Gaetheje and Michael Chandler will stand on opposite ends on Saturday night, their goals and expectations are the exact same.
The two UFC lightweight contenders …read more

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UFC 268 video: Justin Gaethje, Michael Chandler have intense press conference faceoff

Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler came face-to-face for the first time ahead of their anticipated UFC 268 bout following Thursday’s press conference.
The matchup of lightweight contenders between Gaethje (22-3 MMA, …read more

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UFC 268 Embedded, Episode 4: ‘I can’t respect that cheating coward’

On the fourth episode of UFC 268 embedded, Michael Chandler experiences New York City, Justin Gaethje and Kamaru Usman join Frankie Edgar at Renzo Gracie’s gym, Rose Namajunas does sprints …read more

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Chandler: Gaethje’s “Coward” Bet Won’t Stop Me Shooting For His Legs

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler says he won’t be hesitant to shoot for Justin Gaethje’s legs at UFC 268 this weekend.

Continuing the trend of his UFC career so far, …read more

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UFC 268 | Pro fighters make their picks for Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler

Opening up UFC 268 from Madison Square Garden, Justin Gaethje takes on Michael Chandler which promises to be fireworks for however long it lasts. Heading into the fight, Gaethje is …read more

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Justin Gaethje says he will “riot” if he doesn’t get a title shot for beating Michael Chandler at UFC 268

UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje says he will “riot” if he doesn’t get a title shot for beating Michael Chandler at UFC 268. Gaethje returns to the Octagon after a …read more

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UFC 268 Clash: Gaethje Vs. Chandler!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) knockout artists Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler will throw down this weekend (Sat., Nov. 6, 2021) …read more

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Chandler: I Will Be Holding UFC Gold By The Middle Of Next Year

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler is hoping to secure a second 155-pound title shot with a victory over former interim champion Justin Gaethje at UFC 268.

Chandler had his first crack …read more

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Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler to kick off UFC 268 main card on pay-per-view

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC 268 pay-per-view will kick off with one of the most highly anticipated fights on the entire card.
Lightweights Justin Gaethje …read more

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Gaethje expects title shot if he beats Chandler

Lightweight contender Justin Gaethje expects to get an immediate title bout if he can defeat fellow contender Michael Chandler at UFC 268 Saturday in New York City. …read more

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Justin Gaethje makes it clear: If I beat Michael Chandler at UFC 268 and don't get a title shot, 'we riot'

NEW YORK CITY – Justin Gaethje is convinced the UFC soon won’t deny him the next lightweight title shot.
Gaethje, the former interim 155-pound champion, believes a win over Michael Chandler …read more

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Justin Gaethje Believes He Has Seen Better Competition Than Michael Chandler

Justin Gaethje is criticizing the level of competition Michael Chandler has faced in his career.

The mental warfare continues between Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler. The two will be facing off …read more

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Michael Chandler says Islam Makhachev 'not even close' to Khabib Nurmagomedov right now

Michael Chandler doesn’t think fighting Islam Makhachev would compare to being in there with Khabib Nurmagomedov – at least not yet.
Although Makhachev (21-1 MMA, 10-1 UFC) is on a similar …read more

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Eddie Alvarez predicts Justin Gaethje knocks out Michael Chandler at UFC 268

Having gone to war with both men, Eddie Alvarez has provided some insight on the Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler showdown coming up at UFC 268.
Former title challengers Gaethje (22-3 …read more

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Islam Makhachev slams Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler ahead of UFC 268: “Everybody is tired about these guys because they’re old”

Islam Makhachev ripped Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler ahead of UFC 268, saying “everybody is tired about these guys because they’re old.” Makhachev put on arguably the best performance of …read more

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Justin Gaethje claims he’s ‘guaranteed’ a title shot after he KO’s Michael Chandler at UFC 268

Justin Gaethje believes he will be fighting for UFC gold after UFC 268. On the main card of the UFC’s return to Madison Square Garden, Gaethje is set to fight …read more

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Gaethje, Chandler Have Equal ‘Dana White Privilege

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UFC 268’s Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler will be contested on an equal playing field as far as Dana White …read more

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Chandler: Gaethje Had The Same Level Of “Dana White Privilege” As Me

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler believes fellow former title challenger Justin Gaethje had the same treatment from the UFC as he has in his 12 months with the promotion.

Chandler, a …read more

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UFC 268 Embedded, Episode 2: ‘I’m about to do some harm to this man’

The second episode of UFC 268 Embedded features Michael Chandler as he visits his “sanctuary of suffering,” Justin Gaethje getting in a few holes of golf in the apparently frigid …read more

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Michael Chandler believes Justin Gaethje also received “Dana White privilege”

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler believes that his rival Justin Gaethje also received “Dana White privilege” from the UFC president. Chandler got the vacant title shot against Charles Oliveira back …read more

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Islam Makhachev wants to wake up lightweight division: 'Everybody is tired' of Justin Gaethje, Michael Chandler

Islam Makhachev thinks the UFC’s lightweight division is in dire need of fresh contenders.
Makhachev (21-1 MMA, 10-1 UFC) notched a quick submission of Dan Hooker this past Saturday at UFC 267 …read more

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Video: Michael Chandler: Justin Gaethje received ‘the same amount of Dana White privilege’ after his UFC arrival and we both ‘earned it’

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It’s really difficult to get under Michael Chandler’s skin.
Since signing with the UFC just over a year ago, the former …read more

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Eddie Alvarez makes pick for Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler’s UFC 268 bout

There’s a lot on the line for Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler at UFC 268 and no one knows better what it’s like to be in the Octagon with the …read more

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UFC 268 Embedded, Episode 1: ‘I’m putting Marty to sleep in Madison Square Garden’

The first episode of UFC 268 Embedded checks in with Michael Chandler as he gets in a striking session at Sandford MMA, welterweight champ Kamaru Usman as he works with …read more

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