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UFC 216 Free Fight: Tony Ferguson vs. Abel Trujillo (Video)

A free fight from the official YouTube channel of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has been released. Back in Dec. 2014 at UFC 181, Tony Ferguson took on Abel Trujillo …read more

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Posted on September 26, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Video: Before UFC 216 title fight, watch Tony Ferguson fight Abel Trujillo in 2014

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosBefore his UFC 216 title fight, watch a vintage Tony Ferguson performance as he takes on Abel Trujillo in 2014.
At UFC 181, Ferguson picked up win …read more

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Tony Ferguson: The Fights That Paved The Road To UFC 216

On Oct. 7 in Las Vegas, Tony Ferguson gets his long-awaited title shot when he faces Kevin Lee for the interim UFC lightweight championship at T-Mobile Arena. But before the …read more

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UFC 216 free fight video: Watch Kevin Lee smash Jake Matthews in Las Vegas

UFC 216 will be topped by the lightweight interim title bout featuring longtime division contender Tony Ferguson opposite streaking 155-pound up-and-comer Kevin Lee in a five-round showdown inside T-Mobile Arena …read more

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Watch Tony Ferguson Put Abel Trujillo’s KO Power to Sleep (UFC 216 Free Fight)

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A game Abel Trujillo came into this fight off two consecutive knockout wins in the UFC, but was stopped by a relentless Tony Ferguson, who made a statement …read more

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Kevin Lee: 'His mama's gonna do a little bit more crying than mine'

As he begins the final preparations for his main event battle with Tony Ferguson at UFC 216, Kevin Lee discusses his difficult beginnings, getting out of Detroit, and providing a …read more

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Ferguson vs. Lee Remains Headliner at UFC 216 Over Johnson vs. Borg

The addition of a second world title fight will not affect the UFC 216 main event as the final bout order for the card was released this week.
Tony Ferguson will …read more

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Tony Ferguson Vows to Make Kevin Lee ‘Piss Blood’

The interim UFC lightweight title is up for grabs just a few weekends away at UFC 216, which is why trash talk between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee has been …read more

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UFC 216's extended preview gives origin story on Ferguson-Lee beef, ignores UFC 215 shuffle

Filed under: News, UFCThe way Kevin Lee sees it, destiny placed him opposite Tony Ferguson.
“Me and Tony were bound to fight, whether it was going to be headlining at T-Mobile …read more

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Kevin Lee Promises to ‘Beat the F*ck’ out of Tony Ferguson and Calls Out Khabib

The post Kevin Lee Promises to ‘Beat the F*ck’ out of Tony Ferguson and Calls Out Khabib appeared first on | BJPenn.com. …read more

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New UFC 216 poster confirms Johnson vs. Borg as co-main event, for flyweight ‘champsionship’

The new UFC 216 poster reveals that Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee is still the main event. We’re only three weeks away from the next UFC pay-per-view, which now has …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee remains UFC 216 main event, Demetrious Johnson-Ray Borg to co-headline

Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee are still scheduled to main event UFC 216.
Their interim lightweight title fight was originally booked as the headlining match on the upcoming pay-per-view scheduled for …read more

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Two Title Fights set For UFC 216 in October (Extended Preview)

A pair of UFC titles will be on the line this October at UFC 216. In the main event, Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee battle over the interim lightweight title, …read more

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Kevin Lee Trashes ‘B*tch’ McGregor and Gives Props to Tony Ferguson

After multiple failed attempts to make an interim title fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov, Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee are going to fight for the interim UFC lightweight belt on October …read more

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Latest UFC 216 fight card, rumors, and updates for ‘Ferguson vs Lee’ PPV on Oct. 7 in Las Vegas

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will start sorting through some of its lightweight clutter when top contenders Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee battle for the interim title and the chance to …read more

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UFC 216 poster: Tony Ferguson and his evil brow transmogrify into Nosferatu (Pic)

If Kevin Lee thought Tony Ferguson was “weird” before, wait until he sees what the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) marketing department did with “El Cucuy” for the official UFC 216 …read more

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Here's the official poster for UFC 216, featuring Tony Ferguson looming over Kevin Lee

The UFC’s next pay-per-view fight card, UFC 216, is less than a month away, and now it has an official poster.
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Referee, Judges Selected for Ferguson-Lee Interim Lightweight Championship Bout at UFC 216

Herb Dean will be the third man in the cage when Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee square off for the interim lightweight title at UFC 216. …read more

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UFC 216: Judges, referee selected for Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee interim title fight

Veteran referee Herb Dean will be the third man in the cage when Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee collide for UFC interim lightweight title on Oct. 7 at UFC 216.
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Referee and judges set for UFC 216's Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee title headliner

Veteran MMA referee Herb Dean will be the third man in the cage for UFC 216’s main event between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee.
During a meeting today in Las Vegas, …read more

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“El Cuckoo” Tony Ferguson and “The Motown Fake” Kevin Lee trade insults on Twitter

On October 7, in the main event of UFC 216, streaking lightweight contender Tony Ferguson will battle rising star Kevin Lee for the interim UFC lightweight title. It should come …read more

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UFC interim title challenger Kevin Lee training with GSP ahead of Tony Ferguson bout

UFC lightweight prospect Kevin Lee is training with Georges St-Pierre to prepare for Tony Ferguson. Top 10 lightweight contender Kevin Lee, who is gearing up to face the No. 2 …read more

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Kevin Lee trains with Georges St-Pierre ahead of UFC 216 interim title fight against Tony Ferguson

Both Kevin Lee and Georges St-Pierre have big fights coming up in the UFC. Lee will be fighting for the UFC interim lightweight title against Tony Ferguson in the main …read more

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Tony Ferguson will Stockton slap Nate Diaz because he’s a fake bitch like Conor McGregor

Now that Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Conor McGregor is done with his pursuits in the “sweet science,” which ended in a tenth-round technical knockout loss to Floyd Mayweather …read more

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Morning Report: Tony Ferguson explodes at possible McGregor-Diaz III: I will Stockton slap the s**t out of Nate

For the last year, Tony Ferguson has been campaigning aggressively for a shot at the UFC lightweight title. He was supposed to get one against Khabib Nurmagomedov for an interim …read more

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Tony Ferguson Says Trying to Fight Khabib ‘Isn’t Funny Anymore’

Talking about Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson fighting almost brings up some post-traumatic canceled disorder symptoms. It seems like we’ve talked about the fight longer than the build-up to Conor …read more

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Tony Ferguson is ‘Preparing for Conor McGregor & Khabib Nurmagomedov’

Although Tony Ferguson is set to face Kevin Lee next month for the UFC lightweight interim title, there are other opponents on his mind Ferguson is without a doubt one …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Says Ferguson & Lee ‘Talk Sh*t About Everybody’

Khabib Nurmagomedov doesn’t appear to be fazed by the trash talk hurled his way by Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee. On Oct. 7, Ferguson and Lee will do battle inside …read more

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Michael Johnson Says Kevin Lee Doesn’t Deserve Interim Title Shot

Michael Johnson doesn’t agree with Kevin Lee getting an interim Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title shot. On Oct. 7, Lee will take on Tony Ferguson inside the T-Mobile Arena …read more

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Sorry, but Khabib Nurmagomedov won’t talk sh*t like Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee

When top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov beat the stuffing out of Michael Johnson at UFC 205, he politely told him — mid beatdown — that he …read more

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Michael Johnson: ‘I Don’t Think Kevin Lee Deserves an Interim (UFC) Title Shot’

Seventh-ranked lightweight Kevin Lee will take on No. 2 ranked Tony Ferguson in the UFC 216 main event for the interim lightweight championship. Seven-year UFC veteran Michael Johnson doesn’t think …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov makes his pick for UFC 216’s Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee bout

On October 7, in the main event of UFC 216, Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will collide for the UFC interim lightweight title. The announcement of this fight, of course, …read more

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Did Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee’s UFC Interim Title Fight Just Lose 10 Pounds?

A fight between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee has been booked for UFC 216. The bout is supposed to crown an interim UFC lightweight champion.
According to a Las Vegas …read more

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UFC marketing team bungles UFC 216 billboard promoting Tony Ferguson vs Kevin Lee title fight

Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee are all set to throw down at UFC 216 on Oct. 7, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada, for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) interim Lightweight …read more

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Tony Ferguson vows to keep being “gritty, dorky, awesome, sexy and f**king amazing”

Tony Ferguson, one of the top lightweights in MMA today, and one half of UFC 216’s interim lightweight title fight, has always danced to the beat of his own drum. …read more

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Tweet of the Day: Tony Ferguson mocks incorrect billboard of his UFC 216 title bout

Someone made an error on the UFC 216 billboard and their headliner noticed. Tony Ferguson will be getting his first crack at a UFC (interim) title this October. Billboards are …read more

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Tony Ferguson calls out UFC for major mistake on UFC 216 billboard

On October 7, in the main event of the stacked UFC 216, streaking lightweight contender Tony Ferguson will battle Kevin “The Motown Phenom” Lee for interim lightweight gold. According to …read more

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'Smiling Tony' is enjoying training for Lee

TICKETS FOR UFC 216 FEATURING TONY FERGUSON VS KEVIN LEE ARE ON SALE NOWKnown for his work ethic and punishing daily training routine, Tony Ferguson isn’t switching things up too …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Wants to Return at UFC 219 Against Conor McGregor

Don’t tell Khabib Nurmagomedov that it’s looking like Nate Diaz will get the next shot at Conor McGregor. After once again missing out on a fight with Tony Ferguson for …read more

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Kevin Lee: McGregor Got Walked Down by a 40-Year-Old Dude

Kevin Lee isn’t as impressed with Conor McGregor’s performance against Floyd Mayweather as others. On Oct. 7, Lee will take on Tony Ferguson inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee officially announced as UFC 216 main event

An interim lightweight title fight between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee has long been set for UFC 216, but now it’s confirmed that it will be the main event. On …read more

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Kevin Lee: UFC 216 showdown with Tony Ferguson is for the ‘real lightweight championship’

Kevin Lee thinks very highly of his upcoming interim lightweight title fight against Tony Ferguson at UFC 216. The long-time power vacuum in the UFC’s lightweight division has finally been …read more

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Kevin Lee considers Ferguson bout a legitimate title fight, but doesn’t care about the belt

Given that UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor has been busy preparing for his Saturday night boxing match with Floyd Mayweather, the UFC has paired Kevin Lee and Tony Ferguson together …read more

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Kevin Lee Sees His Bout With Ferguson as ‘Real’ Lightweight Title Fight

Kevin Lee is looking at his interim Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title bout against Tony Ferguson as the real deal. On Oct. 7, Lee and Ferguson will do battle …read more

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Kevin Lee considers interim title fight with Tony Ferguson to be for the ‘real lightweight championship’

Interim or not, Kevin Lee is ready to be recognized as the No. 1 fighter at 155 pounds.
Lee is scheduled to fight Tony Ferguson at UFC 216 on Oct. 7 …read more

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Kevin Lee: Conor McGregor is a Paper UFC Lightweight Champion

Lightweight contender Kevin Lee faces Tony Ferguson for the interim 155-pound title at UFC 216 on Oct. 7 in Las Vegas. The fight promotion created an interim title bout because …read more

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Kevin Lee Says He’ll Show Conor McGregor That He’s Human

Kevin Lee believes he can defeat Conor McGregor and prove to the world that he’s only human. “The Motown Phenom” is set to take on Tony Ferguson inside the T-Mobile …read more

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UFC fighters weigh in on how Conor McGregor could beat Floyd Mayweather

LAS VEGAS — Tony Ferguson is unconvinced that Conor McGregor won’t fall back on his traditional ways Saturday night against Floyd Mayweather at T-Mobile Arena. If things start going sideways …read more

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Kevin Lee: I'll show Conor McGregor is human after winning 'real' title vs. Tony Ferguson

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosLAS VEGAS – There’s a lot of speculation as to whether Conor McGregor will ever return to the UFC after Saturday’s boxing encounter with Floyd …read more

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Why Tony Ferguson says Conor McGregor is 'fighting the wrong Mexican'

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCLAS VEGAS – UFC interim lightweight title challenger Tony Ferguson calls Conor McGregor’s apparent plan for a trilogy against Nate Diaz “(expletive) ridiculous and demands the …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs Kevin Lee staredown video from UFC 216 media day in Las Vegas

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) decided to take a break from its promotion of this weekend’s Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor boxing match to hold a hastily-assembled media day for …read more

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Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee Engage in Heated Face Off Ahead of UFC 216

Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee had to be separated by UFC president Dana White on Thursday after a heated face off during a media day in Las Vegas.
Ferguson will face …read more

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Video: UFC 215, UFC 216 media day face-offs, where Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee get heated

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosLAS VEGAS – The UFC today hosted a media event to promote September’s UFC 215 and October’s UFC 216 fight cards, which feature three championship …read more

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Unfiltered Episode: Kevin Lee

No. 7 UFC Lightweight Kevin Lee calls in to talk about his interim UFC Lightweight title fight against Tony Ferguson at UFC 216, the controversial end to his fight with …read more

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Lee Says Tony Ferguson, Joe Rogan & Eddie Bravo are “Into Some Weird Old Sh*t”

UFC lightweight Kevin Lee has managed to trash upcoming opponent Tony Ferguson, Joe Rogan & BJJ coach Eddie Bravo in one interview The “Motown Phenom” certainly has a way with …read more

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Kevin Lee trashes “weird” and “not smart” UFC 216 opponent Tony Ferguson

Earlier this month, we learned that top lightweight contender Tony Ferguson would be fighting Kevin Lee – not the undefeated Khabib Nurmagomedov – for the UFC interim lightweight title at …read more

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The MMA Hour - 396 - Kevin Lee

Kevin Lee will preview his UFC 216 interim lightweight title fight against Tony Ferguson. …read more

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UFC 216: Kevin Lee vows to ‘beat the f*ck’ out of ‘weird’ Tony Ferguson in Las Vegas

Kevin Lee said he was going to “elbow” his way into the title picture. And he did just that after Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) opted to book “Motown Phenom” to …read more

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Kevin Lee: ‘B*tch Khabib Nurmagomedov Doesn’t Want to Fight’

UFC lightweight rising star Kevin Lee has claimed that #1 ranked contender Khabib Nurmagomedov is avoiding fights Lee, who will square off against Tony Ferguson at UFC 216 in October, …read more

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Kevin Lee blasts Khabib Nurmagomedov: Bottom line, he doesn’t want to fight

Earlier this month, we learned that top lightweight contender Tony Ferguson will battle Kevin Lee – not undefeated Russian star Khabib Nurmagomedov – for UFC interim lightweight gold at UFC …read more

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UFC interim title challenger Kevin Lee says Khabib b-tched out and doesn't want to fight

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5545318395001Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosHow did UFC lightweight Kevin Lee end up fighting Tony Ferguson for the interim title at UFC 216?
According to Lee, the promotion called, and he …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2515 with Kevin Lee and Simon Samano

Stream or download Friday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with Kevin Lee and Simon Samano.
Lee discussed his recently announced fight at UFC 216, where he’ll compete vs. Tony Ferguson for the …read more

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Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager beef on social media

With the announcement that Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will be fighting at UFC 216 for the UFC lightweight interim title, Khabib Nurmagomedov will be on the sideline preparing for …read more

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Watch The MMA Beat live today

On this week’s episode, the panel will discuss Mayweather and McGregor fighting in lighter gloves, the latest in the Paulie Malignaggi saga, Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee, Frank Mir signing …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager states the only fight options Khabib will accept

News erupted on Tuesday when UFC President Dana White announced that Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will be fighting for the UFC interim lightweight title at UFC 216.
Many were wondering …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s coach and father reacts to Ferguson-Lee news

Last night, we learned that top lightweight contender Tony Ferguson would be fighting Kevin Lee – not the undefeated Khabib Nurmagomedov – for the UFC interim lightweight title at UFC …read more

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Live Chat: May-Mac news, Frank Mir to Bellator, Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee and more

This is the Promotional Malpractice Live Chat.
We’re 10 days out from Mayweather vs. McGregor. Today at a hearing for the Nevada Athletic Commission, the regulatory body will decide who will …read more

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Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee to Clash for Interim Lightweight Title at UFC 216 on Oct. 7

While reigning lightweight champ Conor McGregor remains on hiatus, an interim 155-pound king will be crowned at UFC 216. …read more

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Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee targeted to fight for interim lightweight title at UFC 216

Well, it looks like the UFC’s lightweight division will finally be getting some clarity.
The promotion is targeting an interim title fight between top lightweight contenders, Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee, …read more

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VIDEO | Dana White explains why Khabib Nurmagomedov is not fighting Tony Ferguson

Earlier tonight UFC President Dana White announced that an interim lightweight title fight between surging division contenders Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will be taking place at UFC 216 on …read more

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Dana White: Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee to fight for interim UFC lightweight title

An interim UFC lightweight title fight between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will take place later this year — likely at UFC 216 — according to Dana White. The interim …read more

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Midnight Mania! Dana White says Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee to fight for interim lightweight title, possibly at UFC 216

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Dana White confirmed tonight that Kevin Lee and Tony Ferguson will fight …read more

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Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee will fight at UFC 216 for interim lightweight title

Jun 25, 2017; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Michael Chiesa (red gloves) fights Kevin Lee (blue gloves) during UFC Fight Night at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Sean Pokorny-USA TODAY Sports

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Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee Set For Interim Lightweight Title Fight

With Conor McGregor less than two weeks away from his fight against Floyd Mayweather, the lightweight division will move forward without him as a new interim champion will be crowned.
Tony …read more

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Tony Ferguson: Ali Abdel-Aziz turned down MSG fight on Khabib Nurmagomedov’s behalf

The ongoing saga of the “fight that never was” between No. 1 and 2 lightweights Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov just took another dismal turn. In the most recent chapter …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Answers Tony Ferguson’s Challenge for NYC

They were scheduled to meet several times already, but it appears both Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov remain interested in settling their differences. Let’s go @ufc — khabib nurmagomedov (@TeamKhabib) …read more

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Tony Ferguson and Khabib Verbally Agree to Fight in November at MSG

Don’t buy plane tickets. Please don’t hold your breath. Just everyone stay right where they are. We preface you with these warnings because Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov look like …read more

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