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UFC on ABC 1's Li Jingliang touts Zhang Weili's title reign as game changer for MMA in China

ABU DHABI – Li Jingliang spoke to the media on Wednesday ahead of UFC on ABC 1.
Jingliang (17-6 MMA, 9-4 UFC) discussed his welterweight bout with Santiago Ponzinibbio (27-3 MMA, …read more

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White wants Zhang’s next fight to be in Asia

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The next fight for strawweight champion Zhang Weili is in the works, according to UFC President Dana White. The return …read more

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Posted on January 12, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Dana White wants to book Zhang Weili’s next title fight in Asia against Rose Namajunas or Carla Esparza

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Since the coronavirus pandemic started, the UFC has largely resigned itself to a couple specific locations including Las Vegas and Abu …read more

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Dana White: UFC looking to do Zhang Weili vs. Rose Namajunas – in Asia

UFC women’s strawweight champion Zhang Weili hasn’t fought since UFC 248 in March 2020, leaving many wondering when her next title defense will be.
The UFC is planning for Weili (21-1 …read more

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Barry: ‘Miscommunication’ lead to White’s comments on Namajunas

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Rose Namajunas’ coach and fiancee Pat Barry spoke about Dana White’s comments regarding Namajuans’ willingnes to fight Zhang Weili. Despite …read more

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Rose Namajunas scouting Zhang Weili, coach calls Dana White title aspiration disagreement ‘a misunderstanding’

Rose Namajunas and Pat Barry | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Don’t get it twisted: Rose Namajunas’ goal is to regain the UFC strawweight title, no …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk lays out ideal scenario for UFC return: 'More money,' title shot and fans

Joanna Jedrzejczyk exited the UFC cage in March with a bloodied and swollen face, fresh off a classic war against women’s strawweight champion Zhang Weili.
Since then, Jedrzejczyk (16-4 MMA, 10-4 …read more

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Video: Conor McGregor, Israel Adesany, Zhang Weili star in UFC's best faceoffs of 2020

When it comes to covering fight week, few moments get the blood pumping and the anticipation soaring better than a great faceoff. The UFC squares off their fighters before every …read more

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Posted on January 5, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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MMA Fighting’s 2020 Fight of the Year: Zhang Weili vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Zhang Weili at UFC 248 on March 7, 2020, in Las Vegas | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

1. Zhang Weili vs. Joanna …read more

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