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Michael Chiesa explains why Gilbert Burns will be his ‘greatest rival’ in the UFC

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Michael Chiesa feels he has found his perfect competitive matchup.
While most fighters find their greatest professional rivalries out of trash talk and personal differences, …read more

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Neil Magny keen to 'get back in there,' eyes future fights with Michael Chiesa, Geoff Neal

Neil Magny is looking at two possible names for his next fight.
Magny (22-7 MMA, 15-6 UFC) returned from a 16-month layoff to beat the streaking Li Jingliang at UFC 248 …read more

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Michael Chiesa gives his key to victory for Anthony Pettis vs. Donald Cerrone at UFC 249

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Michael Chiesa has very high expectations for the featured preliminary bout at UFC 249.
Before the loaded main card kicks off on Saturday night at VyStar …read more

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Chiesa: Cejudo is an all-time great, but Cruz ‘has a legit chance’

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“If there’s anybody who can come back off this long layoff and win it’s gonna be Dominick Cruz.” UFC welterweight Michael Chiesa thinks Dominick …read more

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Michael Chiesa explains why Dominick Cruz ‘has a legit chance’ to dethrone Henry Cejudo at UFC 249

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Michael Chiesa believes Dominick Cruz can create another lasting memory on Saturday night, but he will certainly have his hands full.
The longtime former bantamweight champion …read more

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Video: What the Heck: Episode 6 with Michael Chiesa, Ryan Hall, Eryk Anders, Julia Avila and Ike Villanueva

On this week’s episode of What the Heck, UFC middleweight Eryk Anders (4:58) talks his upcoming fight with Krzysztof Jotko on May 16, trying to prepare during the COVID-19 pandemic, …read more

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Level Change Podcast 69: Dana doubts Khabib-Ferguson happens in 2020

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Episode 69 discussion: Dana not banking on khabib-Tony to happen this year, Michael Chiesa not planning to fight during pandemic, Cerrone talks …read more

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Michael Chiesa Won’t Fight During Pandemic ‘Unless I Can Be at My Absolute Best’

While some fighters are itching to compete during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Michael Chiesa has a different viewpoint. …read more

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Posted on April 28, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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UFC Welterweight Michael Chiesa Has No Plans To Fight During Pandemic

Don’t expect Michael Chiesa to compete during the coronavirus pandemic. Chiesa was last seen in action back in January. He scored a unanimous decision victory over former UFC lightweight champion …read more

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Michael Chiesa won’t fight during pandemic: “I’m not showing up unless I can be at my absolute best”

Michael Chiesa isn’t planning on fighting while the pandemic is going on. Although the UFC is returning on May 9, many states are still in lockdown leaving fighters without gyms …read more

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Michael Chiesa sees many options for next opponent, but wants Colby Covington fight most

Michael Chiesa is currently riding a three-fight winning streak in the welterweight division with wins over Carlos Condit, Diego Sanchez, and Rafael dos Anjos. With his current win streak in …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos says infrared sauna caused his body to overheat during latest weight cut

Rafael dos Anjos has revealed how an infrared sauna caused his whole body to overheat during weight cutting for his last fight against Michael Chiesa. Many MMA fighters have experienced …read more

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Posted on April 6, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Knockout Radio featuring Michael Chiesa, Shannon Briggs, and Aalon Cruz

Knockout Radio Hour One: Michael Chiesa

Knockout Radio Hour Two: Shannon Briggs and Aalon Cruz

Check out Knockout Radio’s podcast featuring UFC fighters Michael Chiesa and Aalon Cruz, as well as boxer …read more

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