Tag Archives: Abu Dhabi
‘Charles doesn’t want it’ - Oliveira’s coach dismisses Islam Makhachev bout in Abu Dhabi

Charles Oliveira defeated Justin Gaethje in May 2022. | Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images

Former lightweight champion Charles Oliveira wishes to fight Islam Makhachev in …read more

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Khabib ‘would stop Adesanya in 3 rounds’ if he cuts to 185 lbs - Manager

Khabib Nurmagomedov poses with the UFC lightweight title backstage at the du Forum in Abu Dhabi. | Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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Posted on June 23, 2022, 2:16 pm By
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Injured champ Carla Esparza won't rush into Zhang Weili fight: 'I'm not making the same mistake twice'

As she deals with injuries, UFC strawweight champion Carla Esparza won’t agree to a fight with Zhang Weili at UFC 281 in Abu Dhabi.
Weili (22-3 MMA, 6-2 UFC) scored a …read more

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BRAVE CF lightweight champion Ahmed Amir eager to get on UFC 281 card in Abu Dhabi

Ahmed Amir thinks it’s time he got the chance to compete in the UFC.
Amir (12-3-1) captured the BRAVE CF lightweight title in his most recent outing when he beat Amin …read more

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Posted on June 20, 2022, 4:16 pm By
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Carla Esparza not willing to fight on Zhang Weili’s timeline: ‘she needs to go on my timeline’

Following her UFC 275 win over Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Zhang Weili called out champion Carla Esparza to fight at UFC 281 in Abu Dhabi in October. Esparza rejected that idea …read more

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Glover Teixeira hands out career advice for ‘corrupted’ Paulo Costa

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Paulo Costa claimed he was drunk hours before challenging Israel Adesanya for the UFC title in Abu Dhabi. Then he …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo unhappy with interim ‘plastic belt,’ says UFC must increase pay to keep him at flyweight

Deiveson Figueiredo first won the UFC flyweight title in Abu Dhabi. | Guilherme Cruz, MMA Fighting

The UFC has decided to crown an interim flyweight …read more

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Paulo Costa believes he’s two wins away from UFC title shot

Paulo Costa suffered his first MMA loss by the hands of Israel Adesanya in Abu Dhabi. | Zuffa LLC

Paulo Costa wants another night in …read more

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Posted on May 27, 2022, 5:16 pm By
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Floyd Mayweather drops Don Moore with a nasty body shot in Abu Dhabi (Video)

Floyd Mayweather gave Don Moore a beatdown in Abu Dhabi. Mayweather and Moore collided in an eight-round exhibition match on May 21. The bout was initially supposed to take place …read more

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Badou Jack scores brutal first round KO over Hany Atiyo in Abu Dhabi (Video)

Badou Jack extended his current win streak to four in a row tonight in Abu Dhabi scoring a nasty first round KO over Hany Atiyo. Jack (26-3-3), a former WBC …read more

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Posted on May 22, 2022, 4:16 am By
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Watch Anderson Silva, Floyd Mayweather score knockdowns in exhibitions

Anderson Silva and Floyd Mayweather put on good performances in each of their exhibition bouts in Abu Dhabi. It wasn’t on a skyscraper helipad anymore, but Floyd Mayweather and Anderson …read more

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Anderson Silva, Floyd Mayweather land huge knockdowns in Abu Dhabi

In an event that almost didn’t happen, UFC legend Anderson Silva and retired boxing great Floyd Mayweather scored huge knockdowns leading to impressive exhibition bout victories in Abu Dhabi on …read more

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Floyd Mayweather vs. Don Moore full fight video highlights

Watch Floyd Mayweather vs. Don Moore full fight video highlights from their boxing clash in Abu Dhabi, courtesy of multiple outlets.
Mayweather vs. Moore took place May 21 at Etihad Arena …read more

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Anderson Silva vs. Bruno Machado full fight video highlights

Watch Anderson Silva vs. Bruno Machado full fight video highlights from their boxing clash in Abu Dhabi.
Silva vs. Machado took place May 21 at Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi. Anderson …read more

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Video: Anderson Silva weighs in, faces off against Bruno Machado ahead of boxing match

Anderson Silva’s next boxing match is officially good to go.
The former UFC middleweight champion tipped the scales at 193.5 pounds on Friday in Abu Dhabi ahead of his return against …read more

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Floyd Mayweather exhibition event moved to Abu Dhabi for May 21

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The helipad may have to go, but Floyd Mayweather will have his boxing event on Saturday.
Mayweather on Thursday posted …read more

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Posted on May 19, 2022, 10:16 pm By
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