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Ricky Simon calls out Sean O’Malley, willing to take fight on short notice

Rising UFC bantamweight contender Ricky Simon wants to fight Sean O’Malley, and would even be willing to do so on short-notice. Simon is currently riding a trio of impressive victories …read more

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Posted on March 3, 2021, 2:46 pm By
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Ricky Simon eyes ‘second shot at a legend’ vs. Frankie Edgar, believes Sean O’Malley wouldn’t fight him

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With three straight wins—and two of them coming in less than one month in 2021—Ricky Simon has his sights set …read more

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Posted on March 2, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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Video: What the Heck, Episode 47: Stephen Thompson, Casey O’Neill, Ricky Simon, Julia Avila and Chris Gutierrez

On this week’s episode of What the Heck, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck speaks with No. 5 ranked UFC welterweight Stephen Thompson (4:41) as he states his case for the next …read more

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Photo | Brian Kelleher shows off brutal cut sustained in Ricky Simon fight at UFC 258

UFC veteran Brian Kelleher showed off the brutal cut he sustained on his forehead in his unanimous decision loss to Ricky Simon at UFC 258. Kelleher moved up to 145lbs …read more

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Ricky Simon loved not cutting the same weight – but not planning to stay at 145

LAS VEGAS – Ricky Simon beat Brian Kelleher with a unanimous decision Saturday on the main card at UFC 258 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight with Simon, …read more

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Posted on February 16, 2021, 2:46 pm By
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UFC 258 results: Ricky Simon outworks Brian Kelleher to win unanimous decision

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Ricky Simon notched his third straight victory on Saturday night at UFC 258 while dispatching a long awaited foe in …read more

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UFC 258 live blog: Ricky Simon vs. Brian Kelleher

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This is the UFC 258 live blog for Ricky Simon vs. Brian Kelleher, a featherweight main card bout on Saturday’s …read more

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Ricky Simon has no beef with Brian Kelleher after 'winning' pre-UFC 258 social media exchanges

LAS VEGAS – Ricky Simon spoke to the media ahead of UFC 258 at Wednesday’s media day with reporters.
Simon (17-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC) answered questions from MMA Junkie and other media …read more

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UFC 258's Brian Kelleher healthy fighting Ricky Simon at 145, sees 'no room' for weight cutting

LAS VEGAS – Brian Kelleher spoke to the media ahead of UFC 258 at Wednesday’s media day.
Kelleher (22-11 MMA, 6-4 UFC) answered questions from MMA Junkie and other reporters ahead of …read more

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Ricky Simon-Brian Kelleher Rebooked for UFC 258 in February

Stop us if you’ve heard this one: Ricky Simon is going to face Brian Kelleher soon. …read more

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Brian Kelleher vs. Ricky Simon rebooked for UFC 258 on Feb. 13

Will the third time be the charm for Brian Kelleher and Ricky Simon?
After two previously scrapped scheduled bouts, Kelleher (22-11 MMA, 6-4 UFC) and Simon (17-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC) are …read more

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Ricky Simon and Brian Kelleher target UFC 258 after cancelled showdowns

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Standout Ricky Simon and Brian Kelleher are trying to rebook their cancelled fight on the upcoming UFC 258 card.
Simon …read more

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Ricky Simon 'not going away,' ready for quick UFC return against anyone

ABU DHABI – Ricky Simon beat Gaetano Pirrello with a second-round submission Wednesday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 20 in Abu Dhabi.
Take a look inside the fight …read more

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UFC on ESPN 20 Prelims: Ricky Simon Arm-Triangle Submits Gaetano Pirrello

Former Legacy Fighting Alliance champion Ricky Simon submitted Belgian newcomer Gaetano Pirrello with an arm-triangle choke. …read more

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Posted on January 20, 2021, 5:16 pm By
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UFC Fight Island 8 results & video: Simon chokes Pirrello, Nurmagomedov tech-subs Morozov

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Check out the results and highlights from the UFC FIGHT ISLAND 8 prelims, where Ricky Simon submitted Gaetano Pirrello, and Umar …read more

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