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Morning Report: Diego Sanchez stands by controversial coach Joshua Fabia, responds to criticism

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

At UFC Rio Rancho, Diego Sanchez got beat up by Michel Pereira for the better part of three rounds before Pereira landed an illegal knee …read more

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Chael Sonnen Says Diego Sanchez Taking DQ Win ‘Is A Very Smart Thing To Do’

Chael Sonnen believes Diego Sanchez did the right thing by taking the DQ win at UFC Rio Rancho over Michel Pereira. Late in the third round, Pereira landed an illegal …read more

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Diego Sanchez rips Daniel Cormier, calls for Conor McGregor ‘legends’ bout

Diego Sanchez’s most recent fight – opposite Michel Pereira at UFC Rio Rancho – ended in an unorthodox fashion. Sanchez was hit with an illegal knee while downed and could …read more

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Kenny Florian Says Michel Pereira Can’t Be Angry Over UFC Rio Rancho DQ Loss

Kenny Florian believes Michel Pereira can’t be angry that he lost to Diego Sanchez by DQ at UFC Rio Rancho. Pereira has gone on a Twitter and Instagram rant saying …read more

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Diego Sanchez calls out Daniel Cormier's 'bias,' posts 12-minute video further defending coach

Add the broadcast commentary as one more thing Diego Sanchez isn’t happy about coming out of UFC on ESPN+ 25.
Sanchez (30-12 MMA, 19-12 UFC) defeated Michel Pereira via disqualification after …read more

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Michel Pereira claims that illegal knee never hit Diego Sanchez in the head

Michel Pereira doesn’t believe that his knee collided with the head of Diego Sanchez this past Saturday.
At UFC Rio Rancho, Pereira was looking to return to the win column against …read more

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Pereira says illegal knee hit Sanchez in the chest

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It looks like Michel Pereira believes he was wrongly disqualified against Diego Sanchez at UFC Rio Rancho. It looks like Michel …read more

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Kenny Florian blames Michel Pereira for DQ loss against Diego Sanchez

Kenny Florian believes Michel Pereira has no one to blame but himself for being disqualified against Diego Sanchez.
Pereira and Sanchez collided this past Saturday night (Feb. 15). The bout served …read more

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Diego Sanchez praises ‘wise man’ Conor McGregor amid UFC Rio Rancho controversy

Diego Sanchez was the subject of quite a bit of criticism after he accepted a disqualification win over Michel Pereira at UFC Rio Rancho last weekend. Amid this criticism, Sanchez …read more

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Diego Sanchez Defends His ‘Smart, Veteran Decision’ Taking DQ Win At UFC Rio Rancho

Diego Sanchez believes he made the right decision taking the DQ win at UFC Rio Rancho. In the third round, Michel Pereira, who was dominating the fight, landed an illegal …read more

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Posted on February 18, 2020, 5:46 pm By
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Sanchez: DQ Win Was ‘Smart, Veteran Decision’

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Diego Sanchez was losing his fight against Michel Pereira in the UFC Rio Rancho co-main event last weekend on ESPN+, and …read more

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Diego Sanchez defends his ‘veteran decision‘ at UFC Rio Rancho

According to Diego Sanchez, he can sleep easy at night knowing he bagged a disqualification win against Michel Pereira at UFC on ESPN+ 25.
The welterweight fighters collided in the co-main …read more

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Diego Sanchez: I didn’t quit, I made a ‘smart, veteran decision’

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Diego Sanchez talks about taking the disqualification win over Michel Pereira at UFC Rio Rancho. “No. It was an illegal shot. …read more

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Michel Pereira takes shot at ‘chicken’ Diego Sanchez

Michael Pereira is not happy with the way his fight with Diego Sanchez ended.
The pair fought in the co-main event of last Saturday’s UFC Rio Rancho card on ESPN+. After …read more

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Diego Sanchez and coach slam Joe Rogan and the media after ‘smear campaign’

Over the weekend, in the co-main event of UFC Rio Rancho, Diego Sanchez picked up a disqualification win over Michel Pereira after being blasted by an illegal knee in the …read more

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Mike Perry defends Diego Sanchez’s ‘smart’ decision to take the win at UFC Rio Rancho

Mike Perry has defended Diego Sanchez’s decision to accept a disqualification victory over Michel Pereira at UFC Rio Rancho this past weekend.

The bout between Sanchez and Pereira, which served as …read more

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Diego Sanchez reacts following criticism of corner advice at UFC Rio Rancho

UFC legend Diego Sanchez returned to the Octagon at last night’s UFC Rio Rancho event for a welterweight scrap with Michel Pereira.
The highly anticipated bout served as the co-main event …read more

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More Backflips, More Wild Stuff!

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Even though it’s earned him a 1-2 UFC record, Michel Pereira should keep fighting like a maniac … so sayeth Michael Bisping, anyway. …read more

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McGregor Calls Out Sanchez, Gets Response From Pereira Instead

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Hey, since Diego Sanchez snatched Michel Pereira’s win away from him, it’s only right that Pereira snatch Sanchez’s feud with McGregor away, right?
Pereira was two …read more

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Conor McGregor teases Diego Sanchez fight, gets called out by Michel Pereira

Conor McGregor teased a potential fight with Diego Sanchez and promptly got called out by Sanchez’s latest opponent, Michel Pereira.
Sanchez and Pereira fought in the co-main event of UFC Rio …read more

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UFC Rio Rancho video highlights: Pereira DQ’d for illegal knee, Sanchez awarded the win

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Check out the full-fight video highlights of Michel Pereira losing Diego Sanchez by disqualification from the UFC Rio Rancho co-main event. …read more

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Diego Sanchez vs. Michel Pereira full fight video highlights

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Watch Diego Sanchez vs. Michel Pereira full fight video highlights from UFC Rio Rancho’s co-main event above, courtesy of the UFC.
UFC …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 25 results: Diego Sanchez wins by disqualification after Michel Pereira illegal knee

Diego Sanchez walked away with a win Saturday night.
The Season 1 winner of “The Ultimate Fighter” defeated Michel Pereira via disqualification in the co-main event of UFC on ESPN+ 25. …read more

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UFC Rio Rancho Results: Diego Sanchez def. Michel Pereira via DQ (Highlights)

Tonight’s UFC Rio Rancho event is co-headlined by an exciting welterweight bout between fan favorites Diego Sanchez and Michel Pereira.
Sanchez (29-12 MMA) is coming off a unanimous decision setback to …read more

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UFC Rio Rancho Highlights: Diego Sanchez Beats Michel Pereira By DQ

Diego Sanchez vs. Michel Pereira was an odd fight. There’s no way around saying that. The two fighters met in a welterweight bout at the UFC Rio Rancho event …read more

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Pereira Dominates ... Until Sanchez Wins Via DQ

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Diego Sanchez and Michel Pereira faced each other in a Welterweight clash tonight (Sat., Feb. 15, 2020) at UFC Fight Night …read more

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UFC results and video: Diego Sanchez wins by DQ after Michel Pereira’s illegal knee

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Diego Sanchez just beat Michel Pereira by disqualification in the UFC Rio Rancho co-main event. In the UFC Rio Rancho co-main …read more

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Pros react to Diego Sanchez defeating Michel Pereira via DQ at UFC Rio Rancho

Tonight’s UFC Rio Rancho event was co-headlined by an exciting welterweight bout between fan favorites Diego Sanchez and Michel Pereira.
Sanchez (29-12 MMA) entered tonight’s event looking to rebound, this after …read more

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Pros react to Sanchez’s weird DQ win over Pereira at UFC Rio Rancho

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Diego Sanchez was awarded a disqualification win after being hit with an illegal knee by Michel Pereira at UFC Rio Rancho. …read more

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Twitter reacts to Diego Sanchez's DQ win over Michel Pereira at UFC on ESPN+ 25

Diego Sanchez added another win to his lengthy octagon resume on Saturday – but in a rathe bizarre manner – when he defeated Michel Pereira in the UFC on ESPN+ …read more

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UFC Rio Rancho results: Michel Pereira loses by DQ after late foul on Diego Sanchez

Michel Pereira lands an illegal knee on Diego Sanchez at UFC Rio Rancho on Saturday | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Michel Pereira snatched defeat from …read more

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UFC Rio Rancho live blog: Diego Sanchez vs. Michel Pereira

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This is the UFC Rio Rancho live blog for Diego Sanchez vs. Michel Pereira, the welterweight co-main event for Saturday’s fight card at Santa …read more

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Diego Sanchez intends to ‘unload the clips’ on Michel Pereira and leave him in a ‘pool of blood’

Diego Sanchez is known for having an unorthodox approach to training not to mention his methods inside the Octagon, but doesn’t think much of Michel Pereira’s antics.
The Brazilian made a …read more

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Pereira: Diego Is ‘Afraid Of What’s Going To Happen Saturday Night’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

With his weight cut out of the way, Michel Pereira called out Diego Sanchez for threatening to pull out of their Rio Rancho fight. Diego …read more

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UFC Rio Rancho weigh-in staredowns: Diego Sanchez brings the heat to faceoff with Michel Pereira

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Heading into his 31st UFC fight, Diego Sanchez’s intensity levels have not dropped one iota.
Sanchez stared a hole through an energetic Michel Pereira, and …read more

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The War Room: Dan Hardy breaks down Michel Pereira vs. Diego Sanchez at UFC on ESPN+ 25

Dan Hardy has transitioned his fighting career to a role behind the mic as one of the sport’s most respected analysts, but even he admits he’s a little unsure of …read more

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Diego Sanchez in a state of 'serene calm' entering UFC on ESPN+ 25 fight vs. Michel Pereira

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – It has been almost six years since Diego Sanchez last fought in his home state.
On Saturday night, Sanchez (29-12 MMA, 18-12 UFC) returns to fight on New …read more

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UFC ‘Rio Rancho’ Clash: Sanchez Vs. Pereira!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight wildcards Diego Sanchez and Michel Pereira will throw down this Saturday (Feb. 15, 2020) at UFC Fight Night …read more

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Diego Sanchez promises to leave Michel Pereira in a ‘pool of blood,’ but won’t fight him if he misses weight 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Diego Sanchez has a message for Michel Pereira before they clash this weekend in New Mexico.
According to the former “Ultimate Fighter” winner, Pereira needs to …read more

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Pereira wanting to ‘put on a show’ versus Sanchez

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Brazilian welterweight Michel Pereira believes he will score another one of his big wins when he meets Diego Sanchez in …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Diego Sanchez now has a guru trainer, and Michel Pereira is in deep water

When Michel Pereira is not even the second strangest person in the cage, we are in for a treat. Diego Sanchez has a guru.

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