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Khamzat Chimaev sends a warning to Stephen Thompson: “Your skills, your level, is weak”

Khamzat Chimaev has sent a warning to former UFC welterweight title challenger Stephen Thompson. Chimaev taking aim at Thompson on his YouTube channel stated: “He said maybe I’m gonna fight …read more

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Sean Brady would love to test himself against Stephen Thompson in April

Sean Brady is eyeing one of the biggest names in the division.
The unbeaten rising contender debuted in the UFC’s top 10 welterweight rankings when he outgrappled Michael Chiesa at UFC Fight …read more

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Burns says ‘a lot’ of fighters are turning him down, open to Chimaev fight

Gilbert Burns defeated Stephen Thompson in his last outing. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Welterweight contender Gilbert Burns does not mind taking on Khamzat …read more

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‘Wonderboy’ Squashes Retirement Talk: ‘I Feel Better Than I Was Five Years Ago’

With losses in four of his last six Octagon appearances, Stephen Thompson is no longer serious title contender in the UFC’s welterweight division. …read more

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Morning Report: Stephen Thompson discusses loss to Belal Muhammad, says he has no plans to retire anytime soon

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2021 was a bad year for Stephen Thompson but just because he’s had a bad year, “Wonderboy” isn’t even considering …read more

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Stephen Thompson Cites Exhaustion As Reason For Muhammad Loss

UFC welterweight Stephen Thompson has discussed his latest setback in the Octagon and explained what went wrong on the night.

In early 2021, Thompson was riding high off back-to-back wins against …read more

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Posted on December 28, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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Stephen Thompson not contemplating retirement after Belal Muhammad loss: 'I feel better than I was five years ago'

Stephen Thompson has no intention of calling it a career after his recent loss to Belal Muhammad.
Thompson (16-6-1 MMA, 11-6-1 UFC) dropped a lopsided unanimous decision to Muhammad in the co-main …read more

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Stephen Thompson has no plans of retiring after back-to-back losses: ‘I feel better than I was five years ago’

Stephen Thompson has no plans of retiring anytime soon. Thompson suffered a lopsided decision loss to Belal Muhammad at UFC Vegas 45 on December 18. He entered the fight as …read more

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Khamzat Chimaev responds to Belal Muhammad's callout: 'I need 1 minute to take your head'

Belal Muhammad sees incentive in facing Khamzat Chimaev, but Chimaev doesn’t think he actually wants to fight him.
After scoring a dominant decision win over former two-time challenger Stephen Thompson this …read more

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Belal Muhammad Pleads Case for Title Shot vs. Kamaru Usman: ‘Give Him New Blood’

Belal Muhammad entered a new tier of welterweight contenders at UFC Fight Night 199, where he earned a convincing unanimous decision victory over former title challenger Stephen Thompson in the …read more

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Belal Muhammad calls out Khamzat Chimaev following UFC Vegas 45 win over Stephen Thompson

UFC welterweight Belal Muhammad has called out Khamzat Chimaev following his win over Stephen Thompson last weekend. On Saturday night, Belal Muhammad produced a professional performance to edge past Stephen …read more

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‘New blood’ Belal Muhammad makes case for title shot after UFC Vegas 45 win over Stephen Thompson

Belal Muhammad dominated Stephen Thompson for three rounds to win a decision in Las Vegas. | Zuffa LLC

Belal Muhammad closed 2021 with the biggest …read more

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Muhammad Reveals Racial Abuse In UFC Apex During Wonderboy Fight

In the aftermath of his impressive co-main event victory over Stephen Thompson at UFC Vegas 45 this past weekend, Belal Muhammad revealed the racism he’d been subjected to by a …read more

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Stephen Thompson apologizes for UFC Fight Night 199 loss: 'I'm motivated not broken'

Stephen Thompson came up on the short end of a unanimous decision Saturday at UFC Fight Night 199 when he lost to Belal Muhammad in the co-main event.
Less than 24 …read more

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Stephen Thompson issues statement following UFC loss to Belal Muhammad

Stephen Thompson has issued a statement after suffering a lopsided unanimous decision loss to Belal Muhammad at UFC Vegas 45. Thompson (16-6-1 MMA), a former two-time UFC title challenger, was …read more

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Unanswered questions from UFC Vegas 45: Lewis vs. Daukaus

Belal Muhammad defeated Stephen Thompson at UFC Vegas 45 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Questions and takeaways from UFC Vegas 45. The UFC …read more

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Posted on December 20, 2021, 1:46 am By
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Belal Muhammad Sees Himself As The ‘New Blood’ That Usman Needs

Belal Muhammad thinks he is next in line for a fight against UFC Welterweight Champion Kamaru Usman.

Riding the momentum of his win Saturday night against Stephen Thompson, Muhammad insisted on …read more

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Posted on December 19, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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UFC Fight Night 199 results: Belal Muhammad's smothering wrestling dominates Stephen Thompson

It was one-way traffic in UFC Fight Night 199‘s co-main event.
Belal Muhammad entered the UFC Apex with a chip on his shoulder, looking to make a statement in the welterweight …read more

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Twitter reacts to Belal Muhammad's win over 'Wonderboy,' callout of Kamaru Usman at UFC Fight Night 199

Belal Muhammad pushed his unbeaten streak to seven on Saturday when earned a career-best win over Stephen Thompson at UFC Fight Night 199.
Muhammad (20-3 MMA, 11-3 UFC) beat a former …read more

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UFC Vegas 45: Pros react to Belal Muhammad’s win over Stephen Thompson

Belal Muhammad defeated Stephen Thompson at UFC Vegas 45. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Belal Muhammad defeated Stephen Thompson at UFC Vegas 45. On …read more

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Pros react after Belal Muhammad defeats Stephen Thompson at UFC Vegas 45

Tonight’s UFC Vegas event 45 was co-headlined by a welterweight bout featuring Stephen Thompson taking on Belal Muhammad. Thompson (16-6-1 MMA), a former two-time UFC title challenger, was looking to …read more

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UFC Vegas 45 results: Muhammad outwrestles ‘Wonderboy’ in dominant win

Belal Muhammad won a unanimous decision over Stephen Thompson in the UFC Vegas 45 co-main event | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

On the …read more

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Posted on December 19, 2021, 2:46 am By
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UFC Vegas 45 live blog: Stephen Thompson vs. Belal Muhammad

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This is the live blog for Stephen Thompson vs. Belal Muhammad, the welterweight co-main event on Saturday at UFC APEX …read more

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UFC Vegas 45 Results: Belal Muhammad defeats Stephen Thompson (Highlights)

Tonight’s UFC Vegas event 45 is co-headlined by a welterweight bout featuring Stephen Thompson taking on Belal Muhammad. Thompson (16-5-1 MMA), a former two-time UFC title challenger, will be looking …read more

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Ahead of Belal Muhammad matchup, Stephen Thompson aims to ‘be the oldest guy who ever fought in the UFC’

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Stephen Thompson may be knocking on the door of 40, but he has no plans on walking away from his fighting …read more

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Archives: Thompson Says He’s Got Tyron Woodley’s Number (2017)

Tonight, both Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson will be in action four years after the publication of the following article. Woodley will look to leave no doubt that he is …read more

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Stephen Thompson picking Tyron Woodley to beat Jake Paul in rematch: ‘He’s got to’

Stephen Thompson has publicly stated he’s not a fan of Jake Paul, or his brother Logan, which is why he’ll be cheering on his former rival this Saturday.
Paul faces former …read more

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Stephen Thompson Explains Why He’s So Grateful For Muhammad Fight

UFC welterweight contender Stephen Thompson is set for his second fight of 2021 this weekend, and he’s glad it’s coming against a “good person” like Belal Muhammad.

This time last year, …read more

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Thompson: “Honorable” Muhammad Won’t Want To Win Like Burns

UFC welterweight contender Stephen Thompson doesn’t expect upcoming opponent Belal Muhammad to approach their fight in the same way Gilbert Burns did at UFC 264 earlier this year.

Thompson saw his …read more

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With win over Stephen Thompson, Belal Muhammad eyes Colby Covington, Khamzat Chimaev

LAS VEGAS – Belal Muhammad thinks a win over Stephen Thompson opens the door for some big fights.
Muhammad (19-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC) meets Thompson (16-5-1 MMA, 11-5-1 UFC) in the co-main event …read more

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‘Wonderboy’ Expecting Third Title Shot

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UFC welterweight contender Stephen Thompson is just 3-3 dating back to his last title fight, a majority decision loss to …read more

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Posted on December 16, 2021, 3:16 pm By
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Stephen Thompson willing to go through Khamzat Chimaev for Kamaru Usman title fight

LAS VEGAS – Stephen Thompson thinks Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 199 co-main event with Belal Muhammad has major title implications in the welterweight division.
Although Thompson (16-5-1 MMA, 11-5-1 UFC) is …read more

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Stephen Thompson expecting a ‘war’ against Belal Muhammad but confident he will win: ‘I do see some flaws in his style’

Stephen Thompson is excited to go out and erase his last fight from his memory. Thompson is coming off a lackluster decision loss to Gilbert Burns at UFC 264 and …read more

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Just Scrap Radio Ep. 62 with Chris Daukaus, Stephen Thompson, Diego Ferreira, and Andre Ewell

The 62nd episode and final episode of 2021 of Just Scrap Radio on BJPENN.com with host Cole Shelton is here ahead of UFC Vegas 45. We’re first joined by one-half …read more

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The MMA Hour with Julianna Peña, Tyron Woodley, Darren Till, Dominick Cruz, Stephen Thompson, and Kai Kara-France at 1 p.m. ET

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The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life! Below is a rundown of Monday’s show, which begins at 1 p.m. ET …read more

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Neal remains on UFC 269 despite recent arrest

Geoff Neal when he fought Stephen Thompson at the UFC APEX. | Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC

Geoff Neal was arrested in Texas over Thanksgiving. …read more

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Posted on December 8, 2021, 5:16 pm By
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