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Urijah Faber discusses matchup with ‘little cheat’ TJ Dillashaw

Over the weekend, in the co-main event of UFC Sacramento, former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber made a triumphant return to the cage, stopping Ricky Simon in the first round …read more

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Posted on July 15, 2019, 1:16 pm By
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Urijah Faber and Henry Cejudo continue to trade barbs on social media

Urijah Faber called our current UFC ‘champ champ’ Henry Cejudo following his sensational victory at last night’s event in Sacramento.
The former WEC champion, Faber, needed only 40-seconds to put away …read more

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Posted on July 15, 2019, 4:46 am By
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Urijah Faber believes he matches up well with UFC champ-champ Henry Cejudo

Though UFC Hall of Famer Urijah Faber’s return to the Octagon seemed to come out of left field for most of us, the former WEC featherweight champion isn’t just dipping …read more

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Posted on July 14, 2019, 5:16 am By
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UFC on ESPN+ 13 results: Urijah Faber scores electrifying finish of Ricky Simon

For one night, at least, Urijah Faber turned the clock back to the WEC days.
The fighter nicknamed “The California Kid,” whose popularity and charisma as the WEC featherweight champion more …read more

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Posted on July 14, 2019, 2:46 am By
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Urijah Faber not ruling out potential clash with champ-champ Henry Cejudo: ‘That’s an enticing fight for me’

Urijah Faber sees a scenario where he ends up challenging UFC champ-champ Henry Cejudo in his return to professional fighting.
The former WEC featherweight champion resumes his historic MMA career on …read more

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Posted on July 11, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Gilbert Melendez fires back against claims that he’s past his prime heading into UFC 239 

Gilbert Melendez has spent the better part of the past 17 years facing the best fighters in the world including title reigns in the WEC and Strikeforce as well as …read more

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Posted on July 6, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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Watch Korean Zombie finish Leonard Garcia with the UFC’s first twister (UFC Greenville fight video)

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After their star-making first meeting in the WEC, Chan Sung Jung (aka the Korean Zombie) and Leonard Garcia faced off again in the Octagon in 2011 in a …read more

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A harsh reality hits Chael Sonnen: 'I will either win the championship, or I will be a failure'

NEW YORK – Collecting a championship belt has been a career-long goal for Chael Sonnen. He’s had opportunities in the WEC, UFC and even Bellator at heavyweight, but came up …read more

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Posted on June 13, 2019, 2:46 pm By
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Urijah Faber gets opponent for comeback fight

Urijah Faber has long been teasing a return to the Octagon, and now it’s official. The former WEC featherweight champion and long-time UFC bantamweight contender will battle Ricky Simon at …read more

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Posted on May 28, 2019, 2:46 pm By
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