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Thomas Gifford fires back at critics, says he wants to be the next Yoel Romero

One of the most vicious beatings in UFC history took place this past Saturday in Tampa as lightweight Thomas Gifford was beaten down to a pulp and then knocked out …read more

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Jorge Masvidal praises Yoel Romero, says 'UFC smart for protecting' Israel Adesanya

Yoel Romero has had a string of unfortunate outcomes in his last couple of fights but his teammate Jorge Masvidal thinks he’s still the best middleweight.
UFC 243 crowned a new …read more

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Jared Cannonier: Fight with Yoel Romero ‘puts me right up there’ in middleweight title picture

Jared Cannonier went from rising middleweight fighter on the UFC roster to world title contender in just under six minutes last month at UFC Copenhagen. After defeating Jack Hermansson, Cannonier …read more

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UFC 243 free fight: Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero go to war in Chicago

When Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero stepped into the cage at UFC 225 in June 2018, the MMA universe was treated to an absolute battle.
The main event bout in Chicago …read more

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Israel Adesanya takes a shot at Yoel Romero in latest warning to Robert Whittaker

Current UFC interim middleweight champ Israel Adesanya has taken a shot at Yoel Romero in his latest warning to reigning division kingpin Robert Whittaker.
Israel Adesanya (17-0 MMA) will square off …read more

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Watch Robert Whittaker win his second consecutive fight with Yoel Romero (UFC fight video)

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Take a look back at middleweight champion Robert Whittaker’s last fight, a five-round war with Yoel Romero and one of the best fights of 2018. Whittaker faces interim …read more

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Yoel Romero has Israel Adesanya on his radar

UFC middleweight contender Yoel Romero has Israel Adesanya on his radar, telling “The Last Stylebender” that he will see him in the Octagon soon.
Here’s what Romero wrote to Adesanya on …read more

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Israel Adesanya has warning for Robert Whittaker: I don't strike like a 43-year-old wrestler

MELBOURNE, Australia – While Robert Whittaker has generally been lauded for the toughness he showed in a pair of five-round victories over the ageless Yoel Romero, Israel Adesanya doesn’t see …read more

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Jack Hermansson open to title eliminator with Paulo Costa if victorious at UFC Copenhagen

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Jack Hermansson knew Paulo Costa’s showdown with Yoel Romero would likely determine the next middleweight title contender.
“The Joker” believes the victorious Brazilian is “most …read more

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Coach: Whittaker’s wins over Romero are bigger then beating Adesanya

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Alex Prates, Robert Whittaker’s jiu-jitsu coach, thinks his fighter’s two wins over Yoel Romero is more impressive then beating Israel Adesanya. Robert Whittaker’s jiu-jitsu coach, …read more

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Coach: 'Better Version of GSP' Robert Whittaker Can Take Advantage of Adesanya on Ground

Though he won the UFC middleweight title over two years ago, Robert Whittaker has yet to put his belt on the line, thanks to Yoel Romero missing weight for their …read more

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Coach Believes 'Better Version of GSP' Robert Whittaker Can Take Advantage of Adesanya on Ground

Though he won the UFC middleweight title over two years ago, Robert Whittaker has yet to put his belt on the line, thanks to Yoel Romero missing weight for their …read more

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Coach Alex Prates Believes 'Better Version of GSP' Robert Whittaker Can Take Advantage of Adesanya on the Ground

Though he won the UFC middleweight title over two years ago, Robert Whittaker has yet to put his belt on the line, thanks to Yoel Romero missing weight for their …read more

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Paulo Costa believes he is ‘the toughest fight in the division’ after beating Yoel Romero

Paulo Costa picked up the biggest win of his career at UFC 241 when he beat Yoel Romero. The win improved his record to a sterling 13-0.
Following the win over …read more

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Paulo Costa predicts win for Robert Whittaker over 'fake champion' Israel Adesanya at UFC 243

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Paulo Costa still plans on being front and center to watch his potential next opponent.
He will fly halfway across …read more

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CSAC Recommends Paulo Costa Change Weight Class Or Get Clearance

Paulo Costa picked up the biggest win of his career in a “Fight of the Night”-winning brawl with Yoel Romero at Aug. 17’s UFC 241 from Anaheim, California. The bout …read more

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Paulo Costa Banned From Competing At Middleweight In California

Paulo Costa picked up the biggest win of his career in a “Fight of the Night”-winning brawl with Yoel Romero at Aug. 17’s UFC 241 from Anaheim, California. The bout …read more

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Robert Whittaker says Yoel Romero didn’t follow game plan against Paulo Costa

Robert Whittaker is of the belief that Yoel Romero was flustered when he couldn’t put Paulo Costa away.
On the main card of UFC 241, Romero and Costa engaged in a …read more

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Whittaker Feels Romero Was Discouraged When He Couldn’t Finish Costa

Robert Whittaker believes Yoel Romero was taken aback when Paulo Costa absorbed his shots. On the main card of UFC 241, Romero went one-on-one with Costa. The bout was back-and-forth …read more

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