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Zabit Magomedsharipov wants featherweight title shot next, but open to Yair Rodriguez fight

UFC featherweight contender Zabit Magomedsharipov wants a featherweight title shot next, but he’s also open to a fight with Yair Rodriguez.
Magomedsharipov recently defeated Calvin Kattar in the main event of …read more

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Yair Rodriguez calls on St. Conor McGregor to make miracle UFC showdown happen

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For whatever reason, Yair Rodriguez recently took it upon himself to call out Conor McGregor, and he took the religious …read more

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Yair Rodriguez lights a candle to summon 'St. McGregor' into a UFC showdown

You can add Yair Rodriguez to the list of fighters who want a shot at Conor McGregor.
But “El Pantera” took a slightly different approach than most. Instead of trashing McGregor …read more

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UFC Rankings update: Dominick Reyes stays still, Yair Rodriguez rises

The official UFC rankings have been updated in the wake of last Friday’s UFC Boston card, but surprisingly, Dominick Reyes has not moved up the light heavyweight ladder on the …read more

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Yair Rodriguez releases statement, gunning for title shot following battle with ‘warrior’ Jeremy Stephens 

Despite the bad blood between them heading into the fight, Yair Rodriguez had nothing but praise for Jeremy Stephens after spending 15 minutes in the Octagon with him.
After their first …read more

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Yair Rodriguez gives Jeremy Stephens props in post-fight statement

Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy first met at UFC Mexico last month. Regrettably, this first fight ended abruptly with an illegal eye-poke, kickstarting a heated rivalry between the two featherweight contenders.
The …read more

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Yair Rodriguez pays respect to 'warrior' Jeremy Stephens, hopes for UFC title shot soon

Yair Rodriguez put on another fantastic performance this past weekend at UFC on ESPN 6 in Boston, and now he wants a title shot.
In what became one of the most …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 bonuses: Yair Rodriguez-Jeremy Stephens slugfest earns "Fight of the Night"

It took two tries to get it right, but Yair Rodriguez vs. Jeremy Stephens ended up exactly how people envisioned when the bout was first announced.
Friday night’s UFC on ESPN …read more

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Boston Bonuses! Rodriguez, Stephens Earn FOTN Honors

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Featherweight contenders Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens buried the hatchet last night (Fri., Oct. 18, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 6 from inside TD Garden …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 bonuses: Yair Rodriguez, Jeremy Stephens run it back for Fight of the Night

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With the bad blood behind them, Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens can celebrate a thrilling three-round fight and an …read more

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UFC Fight Night results: Yair Rodriguez outlasts Jeremy Stephens; eye-poke feud resolved

The grudge match between Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens was filled with action and luckily, no eye pokes. …read more

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Yair Rodriguez vs. Jeremy Stephens full fight video highlights

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Watch Yair Rodriguez vs. Jeremy Stephens full fight video highlights from the UFC on ESPN 6’s co-main event above, courtesy of the UFC.
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UFC on ESPN 6 results: Yair Rodriguez bests Jeremy Stephens in barnburner co-main event 

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Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens put the bad blood behind them after a controversial end in their first fight to put …read more

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UFC Boston highlights: Rodriguez hangs on to take decision Stephens

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Check out the full-fight video highlights of Yair Rodriguez vs. Jeremy Stephens from the UFC Boston co-main event. The co-main …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 results: Yair Rodriguez decisions Jeremy Stephens in 3-round thriller

The second time around, Yair Rodriguez vs. Jeremy Stephens was almost everything we thought it would be.
Unfortunately for Stephens (28-17 MMA, 15-16 UFC), and for that matter the fans, their …read more

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Pros react to Jeremy Stephens vs. Yair Rodriguez at UFC Boston

A key featherweight bout between perennial division contenders Jeremy Stephens and Yair Rodriguez co-headlined tonight’s UFC Boston event.
The pair had squared off last month at UFC Mexico, but the bout …read more

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Twitter reacts to Yair Rodriguez's win over Jeremy Stephens in UFC on ESPN 6 barnburner

Yair Rodriguez got the last laugh over Jeremy Stephens on Friday when he emerged victorious from their grudge match at UFC on ESPN 6.
After the initial meeting ended in a …read more

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Stephens Survives Brutal Liver Shot, Rodriguez Wins Anyway

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Jeremy Stephens and Yair Rodriguez faced each other (again) in a Featherweight clash tonight (Fri., Oct. 18, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 6, which took …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2019, 3:46 am By
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UFC Boston Results: Yair Rodriguez defeats Jeremy Stephens (Highlights)

A key featherweight bout between perennial division contenders Jeremy Stephens and Yair Rodriguez co-headlined tonight’s UFC Boston event.
The pair squared off last month at UFC Mexico, but the bout was …read more

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UFC Fight Night Boston: Reyes vs. Weidman live results and analysis

Before the Chris Weidman-Dominick Reyes main event, follow the other bouts, including Jeremy Stephens and Yair Rodriguez 2. …read more

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UFC ‘Boston’ Clash: Rodriguez Vs. Stephens!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight knockout artists Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens will rematch tomorrow night (Fri., Oct. 18, 2019) …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 weigh-ins faceoff video: Yair Rodriguez vs. Jeremy Stephens

BOSTON – UFC on ESPN 6 ceremonial fighter weigh-ins took place Thursday, and MMA Junkie was on the scene at the Orpheum Theatre.
In the co-main event, Yair Rodriguez meets Jeremy …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC Boston: Main card preview

Peer behind the curtain of UFC Boston to get the lowdown on the main card, featuring the resolution of unfinished business between Jeremy Stephens and Yair Rodriguez. While the main …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 co-main event breakdown: Yair Rodriguez, Jeremy Stephens 28 days later

1 2 …3MMA Junkie analyst Dan Tom breaks down the UFC’s top bouts. Today, we look at the co-main event for UFC on ESPN 6, which takes place Friday at …read more

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Yair Rodriguez reacts to Jeremy Stephens’ controversial remark

UFC featherweight contender Yair Rodriguez has responded to a controversial remark from his opponent this Friday night Jeremy Stephens.
Stephens, who hasn’t won inside the Octagon since back in February 2018, …read more

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Yair: Stephens’ ‘Die’ Comments Shows Weakness

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During a recent media scrum, Jeremy Stephens declared that if Yair Rodriguez doesn’t die during their upcoming rematch at UFC on ESPN 6 …read more

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Yair Rodriguez will stop mentally prodding Jeremy Stephens: 'I don't want him to be weak' at UFC Boston

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Yair Rodriguez thinks he’s so deep inside Jeremy Stephens’ head in advance of their rematch at UFC on ESPN 6 that he’s seemingly remorseful about it.
Rodriguez (11-2 …read more

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Video: Jeremy Stephens would go up in weight for ‘BMF’ title, ‘You gotta get me in that motherf**ker’

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BOSTON — At media day for UFC on ESPN 6, Jeremy Stephens talks about having a quick turnaround for Yair Rodriguez rematch, training with Tony Ferguson, wanting …read more

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Jeremy Stephens: Yair Rodriguez trying to be something he's not and will find out hard way at UFC Boston

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Jeremy Stephens is looking to make Yair Rodriguez pay for everything he has said.
He rematches Rodriguez in the co-main event of UFC on ESPN 6 in Boston, …read more

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Jeremy Stephens To Yair Rodriguez: ‘If He Don’t Die, It Don’t Count’

Jeremy Stephens has some bad intentions for Yair Rodriguez in the co-main event of UFC Boston on Friday. It is the rematch of their UFC Mexico City main event that …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2019, 2:46 pm By
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Stephens: Rodriguez Win Doesn’t Count Unless ‘Pantera’ Dies

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Yes, “Lil’ Heathen” is still pissed. Jeremy Stephens and Yair Rodriguez were expected to deliver a hard-hitting featherweight main event …read more

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Jeremy Stephens on Yair Rodriguez fight: ‘If he don’t die, it don’t count’

Jeremy Stephens says that his beef with fellow featherweight contender Yair Rodriguez is personal.
In the co-main event of UFC Boston on Friday, Stephens and Rodriguez are running things back.
The two …read more

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UFC Boston: Jeremy Stephens unloads on Yair Rodriguez before rematch 

BOSTON – Jeremy Stephens spared no expletives in advance of his rematch with Yair Rodriguez at UFC on ESPN 6. He repeatedly cursed the Mexican fighter and even brought his …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2019, 1:46 am By
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Rodriguez's volume all types of trouble for Stephen

The offensive output of Yair Rodriguez could pose a significant problem for Jeremy Stephens, who needs to put his focus on the ground game. …read more

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