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Khabib says Pettis is ‘very bad’ stylistic matchup for Tony Ferguson

Khabib Nurmagomedov isn’t sure if Tony Ferguson will get past Anthony Pettis at UFC 229. Is a lightweight matchup between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson cursed?
The fight has been booked …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Says Pettis is a Bad Match-up For Ferguson

Khabib Nurmagomedov says Anthony Pettis could give Tony Ferguson some problems. Ferguson is set to make his return against Pettis on Oct. 6. It’s a battle between two former Ultimate …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov not confident Tony Ferguson will beat “very bad matchup” Anthony Pettis

On October 6, in the main event of UFC 229, undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will attempt to defend his title opposite former featherweight lightweight champion Conor McGregor. In …read more

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An homage to Tony Ferguson's 'limited edition' training methods ahead of UFC 229 return

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Tripping during a media obligation is not the way most fighters end up pulling out of high-stakes UFC appointments. But, for better or worse, …read more

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To The Death!

Perry promises to finish what Mexico started. I know Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight veteran Tony Ferguson is the promotion’s resident weirdo (according to this rival), but he certainly has …read more

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Posted on August 31, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Pettis says he’s past ‘mental block’ and prepared for Ferguson

Anthony Pettis says he’s mentally ready after a three year block, and itching to beat Tony Ferguson at UFC 229. Anthony Pettis was on top of the world in …read more

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Anthony Pettis Responds to Tony Ferguson’s UFC 181 Claims

Anthony Pettis responds to Tony Ferguson claiming he was disrespected by “Showtime” at UFC 181 back in Dec. 2014. Pettis and Ferguson are set to collide in the new co-main …read more

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Posted on August 27, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Tony Ferguson wants public apology from UFC 229 opponent Anthony Pettis

Over the weekend, it was confirmed that UFC 229 will be co-headlined by a key lightweight contender bout between former interim champion Tony Ferguson and former undisputed champion Anthony Pettis. …read more

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Morning Report: Tony Ferguson says he’s wanted to fight Anthony Pettis since UFC 181 incident

Just last week it was announced that former UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson would be returning to face former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis at UFC 229. It’s a fight …read more

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Official PPV main card for UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor

The full lineup of fights for the UFC 229 pay-per-view main card is now complete. It was recently announced that Tony Ferguson and Anthony Pettis are going to face off …read more

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Ferguson promises to ‘bring the pain’ to Pettis at UFC 229

After spending the last six months on the sidelines with a bum knee and no more interim lightweight title, Tony Ferguson has busted back onto the UFC landscape with a …read more

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Posted on August 26, 2018, 10:17 pm By
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Ferguson breaks silence on Pettis fight: ‘I’m bringing the pain’

Tony Ferguson promises to bring the pain in his lightweight bout with Anthony Pettis at UFC 229. Tony Ferguson is returning to the UFC a lot sooner than expected, and …read more

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Tony Ferguson issues first statement on his UFC 229 fight with Anthony Pettis

Former UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson will return to the octagon at October’s UFC 229 event against former 155-pound title holder Anthony Pettis.
“El Cucuy” was slated to fight Khabib …read more

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Daily Debate results: How will Tony Ferguson vs. Anthony Pettis end at UFC 229?

At long last, Tony Ferguson will return to the octagon this fall against Anthony Pettis at UFC 229.
Ferguson, the former interim UFC lightweight champion, hasn’t fought since October 2017. He’ll …read more

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Tony Ferguson Is UFC 229’s Backup Plan

Big news on the UFC 229 front came Thursday night, when MMAjunkie broke the news that former UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson will be fighting Anthony Pettis on the …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Anthony Pettis Added to UFC 229

Add Tony Ferguson vs. Anthony Pettis to the growing list of crucial lightweight matchups, as the two will fight on the same card as the 155-pound title fight between current …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Anthony Pettis Expected at UFC 229 in Las Vegas

A lightweight showdown between Tony Ferguson and Anthony Pettis is in the works for UFC 229 in Las Vegas on Oct. 6.
Sources close to the matchup confirmed the news on …read more

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Sources: Ferguson-Pettis in works for UFC 229

The lightweight fight between Tony Ferguson and Anthony Pettis would take place on the main UFC 229 card headlined by Khabib Nurmagomedov-Conor McGregor in Las Vegas on Oct. 6. …read more

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Report: Tony Ferguson vs Anthony Pettis Booked For UFC 229

A lightweight bout between Tony Ferguson and Anthony Pettis is being reported for UFC 229. MMAJunkie.com reported the match-up, which is set for Oct. 6 inside the T-Mobile Arena in …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Anthony Pettis added to UFC 229

Top contender Tony Ferguson will return at UFC 229 against a former champ. The road back to a belt for Tony Ferguson will start with a former WEC and UFC …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Anthony Pettis in the works for UFC 229

On a night in which the UFC lightweight championship will be decided in what could be the biggest event in UFC history, two other competitors who have held versions of …read more

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Tony Ferguson to return vs. Anthony Pettis at UFC 229

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Tony Ferguson will return to the octagon against Anthony Pettis at UFC 229.
Former interim UFC lightweight champion Ferguson hasn’t competed since last October but …read more

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BREAKING | Tony Ferguson returns to take on Anthony Pettis at UFC 229

Well, it seems that Tony Ferguson’s recent teasings of a return at UFC 229 weren’t for nothing! The former interim champion is officially back.
MMAJunkie has confirmed that Ferguson will square …read more

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Tony Ferguson Vs. Anthony Pettis Added To UFC 229

We’ve now got another pretty excellent fight to go on the Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov card on October 6th. It’s been a pretty crap year for Tony Ferguson, but …read more

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Daily Debate results: Who should Tony Ferguson fight upon return to UFC?

Tony Ferguson has been, as he puts it, “cleared for combat” following his recovery from a knee injury suffered just days ahead of a title bout in April.
Ferguson (23-3 MMA, …read more

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Ferguson hints at UFC 229 return, says he is ‘waiting on opponent’

According to his social media post, Tony Ferguson is expecting to be back in action at UFC 229. It has been almost a year since Tony Ferguson last saw action …read more

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Posted on August 22, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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UFC Fighter Gets ‘Nutsack Ripped In Half’ In Freak Accident!

High-powered pocket pool gone bad. Really, really bad. If you thought Tony Ferguson’s freak injury was bad, wait until you hear what happened to Bryce Mitchell.
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Is Tony ‘Not Weird’ Ferguson UFC 229’s Back Up Plan?

After suffering a freak injury prior to his scheduled UFC 223 interim Lightweight title bout against Khabib Nurmagomedov that canceled the pairing for a staggering fourth time, Tony Ferguson seems …read more

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Having not fought since October, Tony Ferguson teases return for UFC 229

It’s been quite some time since we saw The Ultimate Fighter season 13 winner, Tony Ferguson in action. But now he’s cleared to return.
Ferguson last fought at UFC 216 in …read more

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Iaquinta Calls Out Ferguson, Gets Blocked For ‘Trying Too Hard’

Now that Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) interim lightweight champion, Tony Ferguson, is making his way back to mixed martial arts (MMA), the promotion has to figure out what to do …read more

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Posted on August 16, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Al Iaquinta calls for fight with Tony Ferguson, Ferguson fires back with real estate burn

Al Iaquinta was briefly expected to return to the cage opposite Justin Gaethje in the main event of the upcoming UFC Lincoln card. Regrettably, Iaquinta withdrew from this fight, citing …read more

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Iaquinta wants fight with Ferguson in November

UFC lightweight contender Al Iaquinta wants to set up a fight with Tony Ferguson in November. Having not fought since April, UFC lightweight Al Iaquinta wants to return to the …read more

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Today on the show, we’ll discuss the return of Tony Ferguson, storylines ahead of UFC Lincoln, Tom Lawlor’s release from the UFC, the intermingling between MMA and boxing plus much …read more

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Live Chat: Khabib vs. McGregor, UFC 227 PPV buys, backup fighters, Tony Ferguson, more

This is the new A-Side Live Chat Podcast on MMA Fighting.
Today on the show, we’ll talk Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor with UFC 229 ticket prices being announced Tuesday. What …read more

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VIDEO | Now that he’s cleared to return…Tony Ferguson goes ahead and proves it

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Tony Ferguson (@TonyFergusonXT) August 14, 2018

It was the saddest April’s Fools joke that wasn’t. No one wanted to believe it, but it was true. …read more

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Tony Ferguson may be 'Cleared For Combat,' but what are his options for jumping back into a busy lightweight division?

In a text message this week, former UFC interim lightweight champ Tony Ferguson made his status very clear, and in a way that was very on brand.
“Cleared For Combat,” Ferguson …read more

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Posted on August 13, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Tony Ferguson claims he is ‘cleared’ to fight

Former UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson says he has finally been given clearance by doctors. After previous disappointing cancellations, Tony Ferguson was finally about to fight Khabib Nurmagomedov at …read more

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Tony Ferguson Says He’s Been Cleared for Some Chaos

Former interim UFC lightweight champion Tony Ferguson on Sunday declared that he has been cleared for a return to competition.
Sitting below a his belt in a picture on Instagram, Ferguson …read more

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Posted on August 13, 2018, 2:46 am By
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Ferguson Ready For Action After Making Injury Rehab His ‘B*tch’

The former UFC interim lightweight champ is ready to return after a freak knee injury took everything he worked for. 2018 has not been a great year for Tony Ferguson. …read more

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Posted on August 12, 2018, 11:46 pm By
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Former interim UFC champ Tony Ferguson says he's been cleared for return

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Tony Ferguson says he’s been cleared to resume his fighting career after suffering a gruesome and untimely knee injury earlier this year.
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Posted on August 12, 2018, 9:46 pm By
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Tony Ferguson cleared for return to action, targets lightweight title

After sustaining an unfortunate injury in the days leading up to his planned UFC 223 fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov and enduring a surgery and several months of rehab, former UFC …read more

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Al Iaquinta issues fiery response to Kevin Lee’s callout

Kevin Lee is one of the top contenders in the UFC lightweight division. Unfortunately, “The Motown Phenom” remains largely overshadowed by his peers Khabib Nurmagomedov, Conor McGregor, Tony Ferguson and …read more

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Alexander Hernandez relishing going from hunter to hunted ahead of UFC on FOX 30

Take a glance at the UFC’s official lightweight rankings and you’ll notice it houses several of the promotion’s marquee names. Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson sit at the very top …read more

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