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Rose Namajunas motivated to beat Zhang Weili for ‘what she represents’ to communism: ‘Better dead than red’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Rose Namajunas doesn’t see a reason to make things personal for her upcoming title fight against UFC strawweight champion Zhang Weili, …read more

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Rose Namajunas injects politics into Zhang Weili fight at UFC 261: 'Better dead than red'

Maybe Zhang Weili and Rose Namajunas can’t be friends after UFC 261 like the current strawweight champion had hoped.
In an interview with Lithuanian National Radio and Television, Namajunas – who’s …read more

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Zhang Weili hopes to befriend Rose Namajunas after UFC 261 clash

At UFC 261 on April 24, Zhang Weili and Rose Namajunas will be anything but friendly with one another – the current champ hopes that won’t be the case in …read more

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Posted on April 8, 2021, 2:16 am By
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Inspired by success of Zhang Weili, Song Kenan sees more Chinese champions coming to UFC

LAS VEGAS – After 13 months away from competition, Song Kenan is anxious to resume his fighting career – both for himself and his country.
With MMA and the UFC currently …read more

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Posted on March 18, 2021, 4:46 am By
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‘Magnum’ Betting Favorite In ‘Thug’ Title Fight

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight champion Zhang Weili will battle former 115-pound titleholder Rose Namajunas at the upcoming UFC 261 …read more

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Zhang Weili moderately favored over Rose Namajunas at UFC 261

UFC strawweight champion Zhang Weili is the betting favorite heading into her second title defense.
Weili takes on former 115-pound champ Rose Namajunas at UFC 261, which takes place April 24 …read more

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Zhang vs Namajunas Set For UFC 261, Joins Shevchenko vs Andrade

A women’s strawweight title fight has been made official with division champion, Zhang Weili, agreeing to put her title up for grabs against former champion, Rose Namajunas, at the upcoming …read more

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Posted on March 9, 2021, 2:16 am By
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Watch the 2020 Fight of the Year between Zhang Weili and Joanna Jedrzejczyk

On this International Women’s Day, take a look back an all-time classic between strawweight champion Zhang Weili and former champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk from UFC 248 in early 2020.

For five rounds, …read more

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Mookie & Crookie Show 111:  UFC Vegas 20, Mir-Tarver, Weili-Namajunas

June M. Williams

Episode 111 discussion: UFC Vegas 20 recap, Frank Mir to box Antonio Tarver, Zhang Weili defends her title against Rose Namajunas, Triller …read more

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Zhang Weili expected to defend belt against Rose Namajunas at UFC 261

UFC strawweight champion Zhang Weili is expected to next defend her belt against former champion Rose Namajunas at UFC 261.

Multiple sources confirmed that a bout between Zhang and Namajunas had …read more

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Posted on March 1, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Zhang Weili vs. Rose Namajunas title fight targeted for UFC 261 headliner

The UFC strawweight title will be on the line for the first time in nearly 14 months when champion Zhang Weili returns against Rose Namajunas.
The anticipated championship clash between Weili …read more

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Sources: Zhang-Namajunas in works for UFC 261

The UFC is targeting Zhang Weili vs. Rose Namajunas for the strawweight title as the second women’s title fight for UFC 261 on April 24, sources told ESPN’s Ariel Helwani. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Zhang Weili vs. Rose Namajunas title fight targeted for UFC 261

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC is targeting a strawweight title fight in April.
MMA Fighting has confirmed with sources close to the situation that a …read more

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