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UFC free fight: Petr Yan batters Jose Aldo to claim vacant bantamweight title

Petr Yan took out another legend in his pursuit of UFC gold.
After Henry Cejudo retired, Yan faced former featherweight king Jose Aldo for the vacant bantamweight title at UFC 251 …read more

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Posted on February 27, 2021, 3:16 pm By
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Pedro Munhoz Squashes Beef With Petr Yan, But Says Fight Is Still Possible

Pedro Munhoz has squashed his beef with current bantamweight champion Petr Yan. Over the past few years, the two men have trash-talked one another in interviews and on social media. …read more

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Posted on February 25, 2021, 6:46 pm By
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Pedro Munhoz Squashes Beef With Petr Yan, But Says Fight Is Still Possible

Pedro Munhoz has squashed his beef with current bantamweight champion Petr Yan. Over the past few years, the two men have trash-talked one another in interviews and on social media. …read more

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Aljamain Sterling reveals key to victory over Petr Yan at UFC 259: 'I just need one takedown'

Aljamain Sterling is confident that Petr Yan will eventually cave to his suffocating pressure.
Sterling (19-3 MMA, 11-3 UFC) challenges bantamweight champion Yan (15-1 MMA, 7-0 UFC) at UFC 259 in …read more

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Pedro Munhoz says he squashed beef with Petr Yan, but fight still possible

Petr Yan (left) trained at Pedro Munhoz’s gym American Top Team in Florida for UFC 259. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Pedro Munhoz and Petr …read more

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Ex-Champ T.J. Dillashaw Gives Petr Yan Slight Edge Over Aljamain Sterling at UFC 259

T.J. Dillashaw believes Petr Yan will retain his bantamweight crown against Aljamain Sterling, but he also says the challenger has a style that could cause problems for the reigning champion. …read more

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Dillashaw Believes Petr Yan Beats Aljamain Sterling At UFC 259

TJ Dillashaw believes Petr Yan will beat Aljamain Sterling to defend his bantamweight title for the first time at UFC 259. In the first of three title fights on the …read more

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Dillashaw Believes Petr Yan Beats Aljamain Sterling At UFC 259

TJ Dillashaw believes Petr Yan will beat Aljamain Sterling to defend his bantamweight title for the first time at UFC 259. In the first of three title fights on the …read more

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TJ Dillashaw makes picks for Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling

Former UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw has made his prediction for the upcoming bantamweight title fight between Petr Yan and Aljamain Sterling. Yan, the reigning UFC bantamweight champion, will attempt …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw picks Petr Yan to retain title against 'tough-nosed' Aljamain Sterling at UFC 259

T.J. Dillashaw doesn’t think the bantamweight title will change hands at UFC 259.
The former two-time UFC 135-pound champion will certainly have his eyes peeled at the upcoming title fight between …read more

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Posted on February 23, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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Sterling Feels He Should Be Compensated For Yan’s UFC 256 Pull-Out

Aljamain Sterling is still not done laying into UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan for pulling out of their scheduled fight on December 12. It has now been confirmed for weeks …read more

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Posted on February 22, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Sterling Feels He Should Be Compensated For Yan’s UFC 256 Pull-Out

Aljamain Sterling is still not done laying into UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan for pulling out of their scheduled fight on December 12. It has now been confirmed for weeks …read more

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Posted on February 22, 2021, 8:16 pm By
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Aljamain Sterling predicts 1 takedown to beat Petr Yan, who advises ‘plan bicycle’ when that fails

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UFC bantamweight champ Petr Yan and No. 1 contender Aljamain Sterling continue to trade shots in advance of their UFC …read more

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Petr Yan and Aljamain Sterling engage in heated online feud, UFC middleweight Kevin Holland intervenes

UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan and rival Aljamain Sterling engaged in a heated online feud, with Kevin Holland coming to the rescue. Yan and Sterling meet on March 6 in …read more

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Petr Yan sends a video to Aljamain Sterling showcasing what is to come at UFC 259

UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan sent top contender Aljamain Sterling a video of what he is preparing to do to him at UFC 259. Yan and Sterling will mix it …read more

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Henry Cejudo: Cory Sandhagen probably best bantamweight other than me

According to Henry Cejudo, the UFC title fight between champion Petr Yan and Aljamain Sterling won’t determine the best bantamweight.
Since former two-division champ Cejudo (16-2 MMA, 10-2 UFC) retired and …read more

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Petr Yan reacts after Cory Sandhagen flattens Frankie Edgar in UFC Vegas 18 co-headliner

UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan was clearly watching tonight’s UFC Vegas 18 co-main event between Frankie Edgar and Cory Sandhagen. Edgar and Sandhagen collided in a pivotal bout for the …read more

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Cory Sandhagen, Frankie Edgar expect winner at UFC Vegas 18 to earn next shot at bantamweight title

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As bantamweight champion Petr Yan prepares to defend his title for the first time against Aljamain Sterling …read more

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Petr Yan discusses his gameplan for upcoming fight with Aljamain Sterling at UFC 259

Petr Yan has discussed his planned strategy for his highly anticipated title fight against Aljamain Sterling at UFC 259. The two men are set to meet for the UFC Bantamweight …read more

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Petr Yan: ‘I don’t know what happened to Aljamain Sterling’s big mouth’

In the build-up to the long-awaited bantamweight showdown between champion Petr Yan and challenger Aljamain Sterling, there’s been no shortage of trash talk. However, things have gone a bit quieter …read more

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Petr Yan on Aljamain Sterling: ‘I’m training to break him and destroy him’ at UFC 259

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Petr Yan isn’t satisfied with just winning the UFC bantamweight title. In fact, he plans on holding the title for …read more

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Posted on February 2, 2021, 8:46 pm By
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Petr Yan and TJ Dillashaw Both Interested In Fighting One Another

Petr Yan and T.J. Dillashaw are in agreement that they should fight one another when T.J. Dillashaw makes his Octagon return. UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan is set to defend …read more

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Posted on January 31, 2021, 3:16 pm By
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Petr Yan and TJ Dillashaw Both Interested In Fighting One Another

Petr Yan and T.J. Dillashaw are in agreement that they should fight one another when T.J. Dillashaw makes his Octagon return. UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan is set to defend …read more

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Posted on January 31, 2021, 12:46 am By
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Petr Yan says Conor McGregor looked “fat and old” against Dustin Poirier

UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan was critical of Conor McGregor’s performance against Dustin Poirier, saying he looked “fat and old.” McGregor took on Poirier in the main event of last …read more

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Morning Report: After he beats Aljamain Sterling, Petr Yan looking to fight T.J. Dillashaw

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This past weekend, Conor McGregor returned to the UFC and got knocked out by Dustin Poirier. As with anytime McGregor fights, …read more

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Petr Yan open to fighting TJ Dillashaw if the price is right and he doesn’t use PEDs

UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan says he is open to fighting TJ Dillashaw as long as the price is right and he doesn’t use PEDs. Yan is set to fight …read more

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Posted on January 29, 2021, 2:16 am By
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Manager explains why UFC champ Petr Yan moved to American Top Team

ABU DHABI — Petr Yan will undergo preparations for his first title defense in a new gym.
The UFC bantamweight champion defends his belt against Aljamain Sterling on March 6 at …read more

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Aljamain Sterling Shares Theories Why Petr Yan Withdrew From UFC 256

Aljamain Sterling has his theories on why his fight against Petr Yan originally scheduled for UFC 256 fell apart, and neither of them are kind to Yan. Aljamain Sterling lobbied …read more

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Aljamain Sterling Shares Theories Why Petr Yan Withdrew From UFC 256

Aljamain Sterling has his theories on why his fight against Petr Yan originally scheduled for UFC 256 fell apart, and neither of them are kind to Yan. Aljamain Sterling lobbied …read more

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Ahead of UFC 259, Petr Yan joins American Top Team for first title defense preparation

Petr Yan is training stateside to prepare for his first UFC title defense.
The UFC bantamweight champion, Yan (15-1 MMA, 7-0 UFC) is preparing for his UFC 259 defense vs. Aljamain …read more

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Bookies Have ‘No Mercy’ For Sterling

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UFC bantamweight titleholder Petr Yan will defend his 135-pound strap against No. 1-ranked division contender Aljamain …read more

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Posted on January 8, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Petr Yan re-opens as betting favorite over Aljamain Sterling at UFC 259

UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan re-opened as the betting favorite over Aljamain Sterling for their upcoming title bout at UFC 259. Yan and Sterling were previously slated to fight at …read more

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2021 New year’s fight resolutions: UFC Bantamweight edition

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Bantamweight’s first resolution is simple: don’t let visa issues stop Petr Yan. Personal opinion: of all the …read more

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Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling turns UFC 259 into a championship tripleheader

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This bantamweight title pairing was originally planned for UFC 256. UFC 259 is on course to feature …read more

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UFC 259 Gains Third Title Fight of Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is stacking its March pay-per-view card about as much as it possibly can. …read more

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Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling rebooked for UFC 259

Petr Yan will still look to defend his bantamweight title for the first time against Aljamain Sterling. According to MMAJunkie, Yan and Sterling will meet on March 6 at UFC …read more

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UFC 259 gets third title fight with Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling rebooking

After some hiccups getting the next UFC bantamweight championship fight in the octagon, Petr Yan and Aljamain Sterling finally have a new date.
Two people with knowledge of the situation informed …read more

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Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling bantamweight title fight targeted for UFC 259

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A third championship fight is in the works for the already stacked pay-per-view fight card in March.
Multiple people with …read more

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