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Michel Pereira considered quitting during UFC Vancouver bout: ‘My weight cut f***ed everything’

Michel Pereira doing a backflip against Tristan Connelly at UFC Vancouver on Saturday | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A weight cut gone wrong affected Michel Pereira’s performance so much …read more

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UFC Vancouver winner Tristan Connelly eyeing return to lightweight — unless Diego Sanchez wants to fight

Tristan Connelly made his name known at UFC Vancouver. The Canadian was stepping up on short notice to take on Michel Pereira. He would also be fighting in his home …read more

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Michel Pereira responds to criticism, vows to prove he can go three full rounds with same approach

Tristan Connelly def. Michel Pereira at UFC on ESPN+ 16: Best photos

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Michel Pereira has received a lot of heat following his loss to newcomer Tristan Connelly.
Pereira lost a …read more

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‘Support More, Criticize Less”

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

This past weekend at UFC Fight Night 158 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) newcomer, Tristan Connelly, took on Michel Pereira in …read more

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Helwani Show: Connelly coaches Pereira after beating him in UFC debut

Tristan Connelly said on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show that he told Michel Pereira to mix in fundamentals with his ‘crazy’ so he’s not predictable. …read more

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Michel Pereira reveals he cut 38.5 pounds for UFC Vancouver

Michel Pereira suffered his first UFC loss on Saturday to newcomer Tristan Connelly at UFC Vancouver, but he suffered a lot prior to the fight as well, according to a …read more

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Pereira believes he won two rounds, considers move to 185

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

Michel Pereira addresses his loss to Tristan Connelly at UFC Vancouver, talks future in the Octagon. Flashy welterweight Michel Pereira did not get his way …read more

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Michel Pereira releases statement after UFC Vancouver loss, explains botched weight cut

Michel Pereira lost a decision to Canadian newcomer Tristan Connelly at UFC Vancouver. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Michel Pereira suffered his first loss since joining the UFC on …read more

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After upset of Michel Pereira at UFC Vancouver, Tristan Connelly calls him ‘perfect opponent’

Michel Pereira and Tristan Connelly | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The stars were aligned for Michel Pereira to follow up on his outstanding Octagon debut …read more

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UFC Vancouver bonuses: Tristan Connelly pockets $100k

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Outside of the main event scrap between Justin Gaethje and Donald Cerrone, all eyes were on Michel Pereira at UFC Vancouver.
As the UFC’s resident video …read more

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Pros react to Tristan Connelly’s wild win over Michel Pereira at UFC Vancouver

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Uriah Hall outpointed Antonio Carlos Junior and Tristan Connelly upset Michel Pereira at UFC Vancouver. On Twitter reacted to the fights. In a …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 16 results: Hometown hero Tristan Connelly shocks Michel Pereira

Stepping in on just one week’s notice and moving up a division to do it, Tristan Connelly shocked the world, earning an incredibly hard-fought decision win over one the flashiest …read more

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UFC Vancouver Highlights: Tristan Connelly Upsets Michel Pereira

Tristan Connelly upsets Michel Pereira at the UFC Vancouver event. The two fighters met in a welterweight bout at the UFC Vancouver event from Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, …read more

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UFC Vancouver video: Michel Pereira does backflip off scale

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

VANCOUVER, Canada — Michel Pereira shows off his skills at UFC Vancouver ceremonial weigh-ins Friday. …read more

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Tristan Connelly unimpressed by Michel Pereira's resume, chin, cardio ahead of UFC on ESPN+ 16

Without question, Tristan Connelly will be the underdog Saturday night at UFC on ESPN+ 16.
On less than a week’s notice, Rise FC lightweight champion Connelly (13-6 MMA, 0-0 UFC) will …read more

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Tristan Connelly Expects 'Quitter' Michel Pereira to Break at UFC Vancouver

Tristan Connelly is moving up in weight to take on Michel Pereira at UFC Fight Night 158 in his home province of British Columbia. …read more

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Connelly Signs With UFC, Makes Debut at Home in Vancouver

When Sergey Khandozhko dropped out of his UFC Fight Night 158 against Michel Pereira in Vancouver the door was open for a new Canadian signee to step in. Both Scott …read more

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Michel Pereira to fight short-notice replacement Tristan Connelly at UFC Vancouver

Tristan Connelly makes his Octagon debut against Michel Pereira in Canada. | Guhdar Photography, Unified MMA

The UFC has found an opponent for Michel Pereira with less than one …read more

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Michel Pereira draws hometown newcomer Tristan Connelly at UFC Vancouver

Michel Pereira’s second UFC fight will go down after all at Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 16.
The explosive Brazilian welterweight Pereira (23-9 MMA, 1-0 UFC) will now face off with promotional …read more

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Sergey Khandozhko out of UFC Vancouver fight with Michel Pereira

The UFC is trying to find a new opponent to face Michel Pereira (pictured) in Vancouver, Canada. | Photo via ROAD FC’s Facebook

Welterweight fan-favorite Michel Pereira needs a …read more

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Brad Katona vs. Hunter Azure, Michel Pereira vs. Sergey Khandozhko added to UFC Vancouver

Brad Katona (pictured) fights Hunter Azure in a bantamweight bout at UFC Vancouver on Sept. 14 | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Brad Katona is getting his chance to rebound …read more

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