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Weili Zhang says her “preference” is to fight Rose Namajunas next

UFC women’s strawweight champion Weili Zhang says that her “preference” is to fight Rose Namajunas in her next title defense at 115lbs. Zhang is coming off of a split decision …read more

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Posted on May 28, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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Weili Zhang Wants To Fight Rose Namajunas, Dana White Responds

UFC strawweight champion Weili Zhang is targeting a bout with Rose Namajunas. Zhang is coming off a “Fight of the Year” candidate against Joanna Jedrzejczyk. The two did battle in …read more

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Level Change Podcast 72: Smith responds to backlash, Zhang-Shevchenko?

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Episode 72 discussion: Anthony Smith responds to backlash over corner/ref, Weili Zhang interested in flyweight bout with Valentina Shevchenko, Cejudo’s trainer says …read more

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Claudia Gadelha not sold yet on UFC champ Weili Zhang’s dominance: ‘We have to see a bit more’

Claudia Gadelha, who once challenged for the UFC strawweight title, meets Angela Hill in Florida. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A series of unfortunate events kept Claudia Gadelha away …read more

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Weili Zhang finally emerges from quarantine, sets sights on Valentina Shevchenko

UFC strawweight champion Weili Zhang has finally emerged from a lengthy period of quarantine in her native China, and she’s already plotting her next challenge in the Octagon. After she …read more

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Who has the best chance to end Weili Zhang’s reign?

Weili Zhang is one of the newer UFC champions but she has been undefeated inside the Octagon. The China native won the belt last August with a quick knockout win …read more

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Posted on April 23, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Jedrzejczyk: ‘My soul was bleeding’ after war with Zhang

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk talks candidly about the physical and emotional pain she went through after her loss to Weili Zhang at UFC 248. Joanna Jedrzejczyk …read more

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Posted on April 20, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Feels UFC Rematch With Weili Zhang Would Top First Bout

Joanna Jedrzejczyk believes her and Weili Zhang can exceed the efforts put forth in their first encounter. Back in March, Jedrzjeczyk challenged Zhang for the UFC strawweight championship. This was …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk reflects on hospital visit after Weili Zhang fight: “I felt like my soul was bleeding”

Joanna Jedrzejczyk reflected on her emotional hospital visit following her war with UFC women’s strawweight champion Weili Zhang at UFC 248. Her opponent Zhang recently shared a story of how …read more

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Weili Zhang finally headed back to China over a month after UFC 248

UFC women’s strawweight champion Weili Zhang is finally headed home to China after being stuck in the United States following UFC 248. Zhang fought rival Joanna Jedrzejczyk for five hard …read more

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Jedrzejczyk: UFC needs ‘big-money’ rematch with Zhang

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“My fight with Weili Zhang is going to be big. So they need this big-money fight.” UFC strawweight Joanna Jedrzejczyk wants to fight during …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk on potential Weili Zhang rematch: “I don’t need to make more money, but it’s a money fight”

Joanna Jedrzejczyk doesn’t fight for the money but admits she wouldn’t turn down a “money fight” against strawweight champion, Weili Zhang. The former strawweight champion collided with the division’s current …read more

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