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Biggest Winners, Loser For UFC D.C.

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back at it again last night (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) as UFC on ESPN 7 went …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC on ESPN 7 with plenty of soundtracks and Kanye West

While it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song to accompany you to the cage is …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo has no excuses about weight miss; open to flyweight move after UFC DC

WASHINGTON – Cynthia Calvillo will walk away from UFC on ESPN 7 with less money than she anticipated – for two reasons.
In Saturday’s co-main event, Calvillo (8-1-1 MMA, 5-1-1 UFC) …read more

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UFC DC recap: Rozenstruik provides last gasp KO of Overeem 

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Jairzinho Rozenstruik continued his impressive UFC run with a KO over Alistair Overeem in the dying seconds of their fight at …read more

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After impressive win, Jairzinho Rozenstruik says he'll see Francis Ngannou soon

WASHINGTON – Jairzinho Rozenstruik picked up the biggest win of his career at UFC on ESPN 7 and he’s already got his sights set on a potential next opponent.
As the …read more

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Jairzinho Rozenstruik thinks he can knock out Francis Ngannou too

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Hear everything Jairzinho Rozenstruik had to say about his last-second knockout of Alistair Overeem at UFC on ESPN 7 on Saturday …read more

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Francis Ngannou responds to Jairzinho Rozenstruik's callout: 'I heard you'

Jairzinho Rozenstruik’s callout didn’t fall on deaf ears.
The Surinamese fighter made waves in the UFC’s heavyweight division on Saturday night at UFC on ESPN 7 in Washington D.C. Rozenstruik (10-0 …read more

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Ben Rothwell talks about the groin shots and the win over Stefan Struve

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Hear everything Ben Rothwell had to say after defeating Stefan Struve at UFC on ESPN 7. …read more

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Rob Font talks about UFC DC Fight of the Night victory over Ricky Simon

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Rob Font and Ricky Simon went all three rounds to open the UFC on ESPN 7 main card on Saturday in Washington, DC. When all was …read more

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Bryce Mitchell earns bonus for UFC on ESPN 7 twister finish

Following Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 7 event at Capital One Arena in Washington D.C., promotion officials announced the recipients of the performance-based bonuses. Rob Font, Bryce Mitchell, Makhmud Muradov, and …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 - Rozenstruik DEF. Overeem - The 6th Round SBN MMA Post-Fight Show

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Zane Simon & Eddie Mercado are here to breakdown this Saturday’s, Dec, 7th., UFC on ESPN 7 event, from the Capitol One Arena in Washington, D.C. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 Bonuses: Bryce Mitchell Pockets $50K for Rare Twister Finish

When you finish a fight with a submission that has previously been used only once in UFC history, it’s more than likely a post-fight bonus will be on the way. …read more

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Jairzinho Rozenstruik calls out Francis Ngannou after Alistair Overeem knockout

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Following his knockout of Alistair Overeem at UFC on ESPN 7 on Saturday in Washington, DC, streaking heavyweight Jairzinho Rozenstruik continued to aim at the top of the …read more

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UFC D.C. Bonuses! Mitchell’s Twister Leads $50K Winners

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Rising heavyweight contender Jairzinho Rozenstruik kept his knockout streak alive last night (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 7 …read more

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Graphic: Alistair Overeem suffers horrific lip injury in loss at UFC on ESPN 7

Things didn’t end well for Alistair Overeem on Saturday night.
The heavyweight veteran suffered a knockout loss to Jairzinho Rozenstruik in the main event of UFC on ESPN 7 in Washington …read more

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Jairzinho Rozenstruik scores come from behind knockout against Alistair Overeem in UFC on ESPN 7 main event

For the second time, the UFC Octagon was in the nation’s capital on Saturday with Washington D.C. playing host to UFC on ESPN 7 at Capital One Arena. Heavyweights Alstair …read more

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UFC DC attendance: Promotion's return to nation's capital outdraws 2011 debut

WASHONGTON – The UFC’s return to the nation’s capital drew an announced attendance of 10,816 fans for a $932,593.20 live gate.
UFC officials announced the totals following Saturday’s UFC on ESPN …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 post-fight press conference video

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC on ESPN 7 post-fight press conference is the last piece of business to take care of after the action is over in the …read more

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UFC on ESPN: Overeem vs. Rozenstruik results and post-fight analysis

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Trent Reinsmith recaps everything that happened at UFC DC Alistair Overeem fought a pretty well against Jairzinho Rozenstruik, at least for …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 in Tweets: Pros react to Jairzinho Rozenstruik’s knockout of Alistair Overeem

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Entering Saturday night’s main event at UFC on ESPN 7, longtime MMA veteran Alistair Overeem looked to halt the undefeated Jairzinho Rozenstruik.
While fans expected …read more

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Undefeated Jairzinho Rozenstruik Short Circuits Alistair Overeem in UFC on ESPN Headliner

Jairzinho Rozenstruik has a grand sense of timing. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 results: Jairzinho Rozenstruik scores late TKO; tears Alistair Overeem's lip

It took Jairzinho Rozenstruik nearly 25 minutes, but he got the job done in his first UFC headline fight.
At the 4:56 mark of the fifth and final round of Saturday …read more

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Highlights! Rozenstruik Hits Overeem With Last-Second KO

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Jairzinho Rozenstruik scored a memorable knockout finish over Alistair Overeem last night (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 7 …read more

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Twitter reacts to Jairzinho Rozenstruik's buzzer-beater KO of Alistair Overeem at UFC on ESPN 7

Jairzinho Rozenstruik earned his first UFC main event win on Saturday when he defeated Alistair Overeem at UFC on ESPN 7.
Rozenstruik (10-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) kept his undefeated record in …read more

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Rozenstruik Scores Bizarre Walk-Off KO!

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Alistair Overeem and Jairzinho Rozenstruik faced each other in a Heavyweight clash tonight (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) at UFC on ESPN …read more

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Combate Americas results: Tito Ortiz makes short work of Alberto El Patron

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Tito Ortiz took care of business in his first fight for Combate Americas.
The former UFC light heavyweight champion dominated professional wrestling star Alberto “El …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 results: Cynthia Calvillo vs. Marina Rodriguez ends in majority draw

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Marina Rodriguez is still undefeated.
The Brazilian fighter didn’t lose at Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 7, but she …read more

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Combate Americas results: Tito Ortiz submits Alberto El Patron in opening round

The much-hyped grudge match between Tito Ortiz and Alberto El Patron turned into, well, a match between a former UFC light heavyweight champion who has stayed active, and a professional …read more

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Tito Ortiz defeats Alberto Del Rio via first round submission (Video)

A catchweight bout (210lbs) between former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz and pro wrestling standout Alberto Del Rio took place this evening in Hidalgo, Texas.
The event marks the first …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 live blog: Overeem vs. Rozenstruik

Alistair Overeem (pictured) fights Jairzinho Rozenstruik in the heavyweight main event of UFC on ESPN 7 in Washington, D.C., on Saturday | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

This is the …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 results: Cynthia Calvillo and Marina Rodriguez ends in a majority draw in co-main event

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Cynthia Calvillo nearly pulled off a third round finish in her co-main event fight against Marina Rodriguez and while she didn’t get the win, the …read more

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Highlights! Rothwell Finishes Struve After Repeated Groin Kicks

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Ben Rothwell finally got back into the UFC win column last night (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 7 …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 results: Ben Rothwell stops Stefan Struve by TKO following two low blows 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Ben Rothwell got back on track with a TKO against Stefan Struve at UFC on ESPN 7, although the results don’t tell the entire story …read more

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Rodriguez Survives Late Rally, Draws With Calvillo

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Marina Rodriguez and Cynthia Calvillo faced each other in a women’s Strawweight clash tonight (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) at UFC on …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 results: Ben Rothwell low blows then TKOs Stefan Struve

Ben Rothwell won at UFC DC on Saturday night, but not without controversy.
After landing multiple fight-pausing groin shots, Rothwell (37-12 MMA, 7-6 UFC) defeated Stefan Struve by TKO by punches …read more

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Rothwell Low Blows, KOs Struve!

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Stefan Struve and Ben Rothwell faced each other in a Heavyweight clash tonight (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) at UFC on ESPN …read more

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Highlights! Ladd Finishes Kunitskaya With Late TKO

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Aspen Ladd rebounded in a big way last night (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 7 live on ESPN …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 results: Aspen Ladd demolishes Yana Kunitskaya with punishing third-round TKO

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Aspen Ladd definitely pays attention to what her coach tells her between rounds.
Following the first loss of her career earlier this year, the 24-year-old bantamweight …read more

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Ladd Drops, Stops Kunitskaya!

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Aspen Ladd and Yana Kunitskaya faced each other in a women’s Bantamweight clash tonight (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) at UFC on …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 photos

Rob Font kicks Ricky Simon in the face | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Check out UFC on ESPN 7 photos from the UFC event at Capital One Arena on …read more

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Photo: See the kiss-your-sister scorecard from the Stamann-Yadong draw at UFC on ESPN 7

In sports, the old adage is that a tie is like kissing your sister. That’s what Cody Stamann and Song Yadong got to experience Saturday.
Stamann (18-2-1 MMA, 4-1-1 UFC) and …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 results: Cody Stamann vs. Song Yadong ends in majority draw following first round point deduction

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Neither Cody Stamann nor Song Yadong will leave Washington D.C. with a win after their bantamweight battle at UFC on ESPN 7 ended in a …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 results: Cody Stamann vs. Song Yadong ends in majority draw

Cody Stamann and Song Yadong fought for 15 minutes on Saturday night, but neither walked away the victor.
At UFC DC, Stamann (18-2-1 MMA, 4-1-1 UFC) and Yadong (15-4 MMA, 4-0 …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 results: Rob Font fights through early knockdown, outpoints Ricky Simon

Rob Font had to battle through early adversity to get his 17th professional win on Saturday night.
Font (17-4 MMA, 7-3 UFC) came back from getting dropped in the first round …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 results: Rob Font edges out Ricky Simon in back-and-forth bantamweight slugfest

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A tough year for Rob Font ended on a good note after he picked up a unanimous decision win over Ricky Simon to kick off …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 Prelims: Tim Means Guillotine Vanquishes Thiago Alves in Washington, D.C.

Tim Means created an opening and exploited it. …read more

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UFC D.C. Highlights! Means Drops, Chokes Out Alves Early

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The memorable finishes kept rolling in earlier tonight (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 7 live on ESPN from …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 results: Tim Means drops, submits Thiago Alves in first round

Tim Means and Thiago Alves have built up reputations as violent, high-action fighters.
At Saturday’s UFC DC, the two 170-pound fighters did not disappoint in a short, but action-packed spectacle. Means …read more

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Jimmie Rivera, Marlon Vera Agree to Bantamweight Showdown at UFC 247

Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Vera have agreed to square off at UFC 247. …read more

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Submission of the year? Watch Bryce Mitchell pull off second twister finish in UFC history

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Bryce Mitchell may have pulled off the submission of the year at UFC DC.
Facing off against Matt …read more

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Highlights! ‘Thug Nasty’ Nets Rare Twister Submission In Washington D.C.

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Bryce Mitchell gave fight fans something to remember earlier tonight (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 7 live on …read more

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Video: Bryce Mitchell pulls off rare Twister submission at UFC on ESPN 7

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Bryce Mitchell joined an exclusive club with his win on Saturday as he wrapped up only the second Twister submission in UFC history with his …read more

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Jimmie Rivera vs. Marlon Vera verbally agreed for UFC 247 in Houston

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Marlon Vera will attempt to move his winning streak to six when he faces Jimmie Rivera in a bantamweight showdown at UFC 247 on Feb. …read more

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Highlights! Muradov Scores Insane Walk-Off KO At UFC On ESPN 7

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Makhmud Muradov sparked the festivities off earlier tonight (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 7 live on ESPN+ from …read more

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Video: Makhmud Muradov goes upstairs, lays out Trevor Smith at UFC on ESPN 7

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Makhmud Muradov spent more than 10 minutes beating Trevor Smith’s body before going upstairs to devastating effect.
The Uzbekistan native used his right hand to …read more

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Video: Makhmud Muradov sends Trevor Smith's mouthpiece flying with brutal knockout

Makhmud Muradov sent Trevor Smith’s mouthpiece into orbit Saturday.
In the UFC on ESPN 7 preliminary card curtain jerker, Muradov (24-6 MMA, 2-0 UFC) landed a massive overhand right at 4:09 …read more

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The UFC wants $388K from Mark Hunt

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Attorneys for the UFC seek vast sum following the loss of the Super Samoan’s lawsuit. UFC 200 was supposed to be the biggest fight card …read more

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UFC releases former bantamweight champion Renan Barao

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Barao has lost five consecutive bouts. The end of Renan Barao’s UFC career has finally come to an end.
Barao, the former …read more

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UFC on ESPN: Overeem vs. Rozenstruik live results, discussion, PBP

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Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s UFC event in DC, which features a heavyweight fight as the headliner. Join us today on …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 pre-event facts: Alistair Overeem is the most accurate striker in UFC history

https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/2019/12/ufc-on-espn-7-pre-event-facts-alistair-overeem-most-accurate-striker-ufc-historyRead the original story here. …read more

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Paul Felder and Derek Brunson Ink New Long-Term UFC Contracts

Two ranked UFC veterans, Paul Felder and Derek Brunson, have signed new long-term deals with the UFC. MMA Fighting broke the news of Paul Felder’s signing, which was described as …read more

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Brendan Loughnane 'extremely content' in PFL; can't wait to fight on New Year's Eve

Brendan Loughnane feels confident he made the right decision.
After getting passed over for a UFC contract due to a late takedown during his “Dana White’s Contender Series” fight, Loughnane inked …read more

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UFC ‘DC’ Clash: Overeem Vs. Rozenstruik!

Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight knockout artists Alistair Overeem and Jairzinho Rozenstruik will clash TONIGHT (Dec. 7, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 7 from inside …read more

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How anxiety, hypochondriasis drove UFC prospect Virna Jandiroba to jiu-jitsu

Virna Jandiroba looks for her first UFC win as she meets Mallory Martin at UFC on ESPN 7. | Dave Mandel, Invicta FC

Former Invicta FC strawweight champion Virna …read more

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Gregor Gillespie explains why he didn’t wrestle Kevin Lee at UFC 244, would love rematch

Kevin Lee vs. Gregor Gillespie didn’t exactly go as expected.
The lightweight clash, which opened up the pay-per-view portion of UFC 244 on Nov. 2 at Madison Square Garden in New …read more

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Jimmie Rivera vs. Marlon Vera in the works for UFC 247

Thirty-two months after the fight was originally offered, a bout between Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Vera is in the works.
The bantamweight matchup between Rivera (22-4 MMA, 6-3 UFC) and Vera …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo says UFC rankings ‘don’t mean sh*t,’ but she still needs to ‘remind everybody who I am’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

In a perfect world, Cynthia Calvillo would have been a lot more active over the past two years.
Unfortunately, the 32-year-old strawweight contender has only fought …read more

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Ricky Simon jokes about having ‘pull’ after scoring callouts of Urijah Faber, Rob Font

Ricky Simon (pictured) fights Rob Font in a bantamweight bout at UFC on ESPN 7 in Washington, D.C., on Saturday | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The way things have …read more

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Rob Font and Cody Stamann offer different takes on their non-booking at UFC on ESPN 7

WASHINGTON – A pair of bantamweight rivals are set for action on the main card at UFC on ESPN 7, but they won’t be fighting each other.
Rob Font and Cody …read more

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UFC strawweight Marina Rodriguez inspired by brother’s para-swimming success

Marina Rodriguez is coming off wins over Tecia Torres and Jessica Aguilar in the UFC. | Jason Silva-USA TODAY Sports

When Luis and Diva Rodriguez gave birth to their …read more

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How To Watch ‘Overeem vs. Rozenstruik’ TONIGHT On ESPN!

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It all goes down later tonight (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 7 live on ESPN from inside Capital …read more

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A Jairzinho Rozenstruik win at UFC on ESPN 7 is key to the heavyweight divison’s future

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

After a rare three-week break between shows, the UFC returns to action on Dec. 7 in Washington, D.C., for a fight that looks like an …read more

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Overeem ‘glad’ Rozenstruik stepped in on short notice

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Alistair Overeem wants to make quick work of Jairzinho Rozenstruik at UFC on ESPN 7. Without taking too many risks, former …read more

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Max Holloway excited for Jose Aldo's move down to bantamweight at UFC 245

LOS ANGELES – Despite throwing down twice with Jose Aldo, Max Holloway appears to have nothing but respect for the former champion.
During a media day event Thursday in Los Angeles, …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 predictions

Alistair Overeem and Jairzinho Rozenstruik pose ahead of their heavyweight main event meeting at UFC on ESPN 7 in Washington, D.C., on Saturday | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

After …read more

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Dana White breaks down Alistair Overeem vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik ahead of UFC on ESPN 7

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UFC president Dana White was a guest on ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith Show, where he broke down the UFC on ESPN 7 main event between heavyweights Alistair …read more

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Preview! Dana White Breaks Down ‘Overeem Vs Rozenstruik’

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is just a few hours away from its upcoming UFC on ESPN 7: “Overeem vs. Rozenstruik” mixed …read more

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UFC veteran Tim Means wants a ‘blood & guts’ legacy

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Tim Means may not have a phenomenal physique or an enormous social media following, but he is damn well proud …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 play-by-play and live results (5:45 p.m. ET)

WASHINGTON – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 7 event, and you can join us for live play-by-play and official results beginning at …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 discussion thread

WASHINGTON – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 7 event at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C., which kicks off at 5:45 p.m. …read more

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UFC on ESPN: Alistair Overeem vs Jair Rozenstruik Toe-to-Toe Preview

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Phil and David breakdown everything you need to know about Alistair Overeem vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik for UFC on ESPN 7 in D.C. …read more

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Michael 'Venom' Page booked against UFC veteran at Bellator 237

Arguably the flashiest fighter on the Bellator roster will have the chance to showcase his skills one more time this year at Bellator 237.
Michael Page (16-1 MMA, 12-1 BMMA) is …read more

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Michael ‘Venom’ Page books his next fight at Bellator Japan against UFC veteran 

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Michael “Venom” Page is wasting no time booking his next fight as he returns at Bellator Japan on Dec. 28 where he faces UFC veteran Shinsho Anzai …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 ‘Overeem vs. Rozenstruik’ Play-by-Play, Results & Round Scoring

Sherdog’s live UFC on ESPN 7 coverage begins Saturday at 5:30 p.m. ET. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 Results: Overeem vs. Rozenstruik

Alistair Overeem and Jairzinho Rozenstruik will clash in the UFC on ESPN 7 main event Saturday. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

MMA Fighting has UFC on ESPN 7 results …read more

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Frankie Edgar replaces Brian Ortega, will fight Chan Sung Jung at UFC South Korea

Brian Ortega is out and Frankie Edgar is in. The former UFC lightweight champion will square off with Chan Sung Jung (aka The Korean Zombie) in the UFC Fight Night …read more

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UFC releases former bantamweight champion Renan Barao

Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao’s tenure in the company has come to an unceremonious end.
The Brazilian competitor, who will turn 33 in January, was recently released by the company. …read more

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Liz Carmouche released from UFC during promo tour in DC

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Liz Carmouche was in Washington DC, doing promotional work for the UFC ahead of this weekend’s fight card, when she …read more

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Liz Carmouche Reacts To UFC Release: ‘I’m A Little Bit Pained’

Liz Carmouche admits the way she was released by the UFC caught her off guard. Carmouche was brought out to UFC Washington for fight week. Little did she know, the …read more

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UFC pursues Mark Hunt for over $388k in attorney fees following court win

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

After winning a fight in court, UFC parent Zuffa is hitting up Mark Hunt for attorney fees.
Citing a clause in Hunt’s promotional agreement, Zuffa attorneys …read more

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Cory Sandhagen doubts Frankie Edgar will leave Chan Sung Jung bout unscathed

WASHINGTON — Cory Sandhagen is in a tricky situation.
The UFC bantamweight contender is still scheduled to welcome former UFC champion Frankie Edgar to the 135-pound division at UFC 245, but …read more

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Dana White says Tyson Fury is ‘really interested’ in fighting in the UFC

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“It’s interesting. He and I talked the other day. He really is interested in fighting, so I respect that. We’ll see what happens.” UFC …read more

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Posted on December 7, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Liz Carmouche 'a little bit pained' by unexpected UFC release during promotional appearances

WASHINGTON – Liz Carmouche thinks her sudden release from the UFC could have been better handled.
An Iraq War veteran in the Marine Corps, Carmouche (13-7 MMA, 5-5 UFC) was brought …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

TMT’s Makhmud Muradov discusses Floyd Mayweather connection, future plans ahead of UFC on ESPN 7

WASHINGTON — Makhmud Muradov’s MMA career is under the tutelage of one of the greatest boxers of all-time.
The UFC middleweight, who competes on Saturday at UFC on ESPN 7 against …read more

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Former bantamweight champion Renan Barao released by UFC

Renan Barao’s time as a UFC fighter has come to an end.
Barao is the former UFC bantamweight champion but has been on a skid as of late. He has dropped …read more

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Posted on December 7, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Liz Carmouche 'a little bit pained' by unexpected UFC release during promotional appearances

WASHINGTON – Liz Carmouche thinks her sudden release from the UFC could have been better handled.
An Iraq War veteran in the Marine Corps, Carmouche (13-7 MMA, 5-5 UFC) was brought …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC on ESPN: Overeem vs. Rozenstruik staff predictions

Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports

Check out the Bloody Elbow staff’s picks and predictions for Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 7 card in Washington DC. The Bloody Elbow team has made …read more

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Volkan Oezdemir: Dominick Reyes presents different style for Jon Jones, but Jones still wins at UFC 247

Volkan Oezdemir is very familiar with the next UFC light heavyweight title challenger.
Oezdemir lost a controversial split decision to Dominick Reyes in March. Reyes now is next in line for …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Former champion Renan Barao released from the UFC after five straight losses

Renan Barao hasn’t won a UFC fight since a Sept. 2016 decision against Philipe Nover. | Jason Da Silva-USA TODAY Sports

Former bantamweight champion Renan Barao has been released …read more

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UFC on ESPN 7 preview show

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Ahead of UFC on ESPN 7, MMA Fighting’s Jose Youngs and Alex Lee take a look at all the fights happening at Capital One Arena …read more

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Posted on December 6, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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