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Hill Lobbies For ‘Lionheart’ Title Shot ‘Even If It Is Against Me’

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Jamahal Hill believes Anthony Smith deserves another shot at the undisputed UFC light heavyweight title even if he has to …read more

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Posted on January 28, 2023, 3:46 am By
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UFC champ Jamahal Hill: I hope 'my brother' Anthony Smith gets title shot, 'even if it is against me'

To be clear, new UFC light heavyweight champion Jamahal Hill wants his first title defense to be against Jiri Prochazka, but if the timing doesn’t work out, he’d welcome a …read more

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Anthony Smith details weight miss as the backup fighter for UFC 283 title fight: “I’ll be the first one on the scale for my next fight”

Anthony Smith has addressed why he missed weight as the backup fighter for the vacant light heavyweight title at UFC 283. In the main event of the pay-per-view card in …read more

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Posted on January 25, 2023, 3:16 am By
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Anthony Smith vows to never miss weight again after coming in heavy as UFC 283 backup

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One-time UFC light heavyweight title challenger Anthony Smith makes no excuses for coming in heavy as the …read more

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Posted on January 25, 2023, 2:17 am By
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Anthony Smith addresses weight miss for UFC 283 back-up role: 'It'll never happen again'

Anthony Smith hasn’t been forgiving with fighters who miss weight, and won’t start now that he’s found himself on the wrong side of the scale, himself.
The former UFC light heavyweight …read more

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Posted on January 24, 2023, 9:16 pm By
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Anthony Smith gives brutal analysis of Francis Ngannou’s boxing: ‘He’s below average’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou was unable to reach a contract agreement with the fight promotion after two years of negotiations.

“The Predator” was giving an offer that would …read more

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Archives: Jon Jones’ Pee Won’t Stop Anthony Smith From Eyeing UFC Gold (2019)

On this day three years ago, we ran a story about Anthony Smith letting it be known that Jon Jones’ urine would not deter him from his goals. At UFC …read more

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Posted on January 15, 2023, 9:46 pm By
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Aljamain Sterling Is Confused By Anthony Smith’s ‘Crazy’ MMA Takes

UFC Bantamweight Champion Aljamain Sterling is not in agreement with his fellow fighter Anthony Smith. The man at the top of the bantamweight division, Aljamain Sterling, is sharing some of …read more

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Anthony Smith Explains Why He Won’t Read Too Much Into Kamaru Usman’s Brace

UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith has looked to somewhat calm fears that Kamaru Usman may miss the upcoming London card. Ever since losing the welterweight title in dramatic fashion …read more

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Anthony Smith Names Women’s Flyweight Who ‘Doesn’t Get Enough Credit’

On a recent installment of Michael Bisping’s Believe You Me podcast, Anthony Smith highlighted a fighter he believes is underrated. The UFC light heavyweight discussed the Fury Pro Grappling event …read more

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Anthony Smith Names Andrew Tate Remarks He ‘Finds Himself Agreeing With’

Whilst he largely sees controversial figure Andrew Tate as a “f*cking douchebag,” UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith does agree with one part of the former kickboxer’s rhetoric. Tate rose …read more

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UFC 283 free fight video: Glover Teixeira pummels Anthony Smith for fifth-round TKO

Glover Teixeira’s title chances seemed dead to many, but the Brazilian made sure to change minds fight by fight.
Prior to winning the UFC light heavyweight belt in 2021, Teixeira didn’t …read more

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Anthony Smith Names Fight He’s Looking At For His Next Opponent

UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith has named one upcoming fight that could produce his next opponent inside the Octagon. A month ago, Smith would’ve been expecting to enter 2023 …read more

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Posted on January 3, 2023, 8:16 pm By
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Anthony Smith Shares Exactly How He’ll Help Jamahal Hill Ahead Of UFC 283

Former UFC Light Heavyweight Championship challenger Anthony Smith is currently training with Jamahal Hill. Hill will face former champion Glover Teixeira for the vacant light heavyweight gold at UFC 283 …read more

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UFC 283 free fight: Watch Glover Teixeira batter Anthony Smith for late finish

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Glover Teixeira’s road to his first UFC title win got further solidified with a big time finish of a …read more

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'It's not weird to us at all': Jamahal Hill, Anthony Smith embrace training together for UFC 283

Jamahal Hill and Anthony Smith executed on their plan to train together for UFC 283, and there is no ego involved.
Just a few weeks ago, Hill (11-1 MMA, 5-1 UFC) …read more

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Anthony Smith blasts MMA judging: ‘We need people that know what the f*** they’re looking at’

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Anthony Smith believes there is a serious problem with MMA judging that needs to be addressed.
This …read more

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Posted on December 26, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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Anthony Smith reveals plans to serve as the backup fighter for ‘Teixeira vs. Hill’ at UFC 283 in Brazil: “I’ll be there to step in”

Anthony Smith has revealed his plans to serve as the backup fighter for ‘Teixeira vs. Hill’ at UFC 283. It will be Glover Teixeira (33-8MMA) and Jamahal Hill (11-1 MMA) …read more

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Anthony Smith says he'll fly to Brazil to back up Glover Teixeira vs. Jamahal Hill at UFC 283

Anthony Smith is plans to serve as an alternate for the light heavyweight title headliner at UFC 283.
Glover Teixeira will meet Jamahal Hill for the vacant 205-pound title on Jan. …read more

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Anthony Smith believes Darren Till needs to take a big step down in competition: “He’s gonna have to back way up”

Anthony Smith believes Darren Till needs to take a big step down in competition. It was last Saturday night, December 10th at UFC 282, where Darren Till (18-5 MMA) was …read more

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Anthony Smith: Jan Blachowicz Beat Magomed Ankalaev At UFC 282

UFC light heavyweight Anthony Smith feels Jan Blachowicz vs. Magomed Ankalaev deserved a decisive outcome on the scorecards. Blachowicz and Ankalaev fought to a split draw in their five-round main …read more

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Anthony Smith Gives Possible Reason For Conor McGregor’s Beef With Him

Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Anthony Smith has gotten under Conor McGregor’s skin with some of his recent comments. McGregor has remained active on social media amidst his long …read more

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Anthony Smith on losing Jamahal Hill fight: ‘I’m not mad at the UFC. It just sucks’

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Anthony Smith understands why the recent light heavyweight shake-up had to happen, but that doesn’t make him …read more

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Sonnen Provides Solution For Anthony Smith After Losing Jamahal Hill Fight 

Former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen believes he’s identified a good option for Anthony Smith following his loss of a fight against Jamahal Hill. When he arrived at the T-Mobile …read more

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The MMA Hour with Anthony Smith, Raufeon Stots, Jared Gordon, and Billy Quarantillo at 1 p.m. ET

The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life! Below is a rundown of Wednesday’s show, which begins at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. …read more

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Smith And Hill Unite To Topple Teixeira At UFC 283

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Jamahal Hill and Anthony Smith went from planning to fight each other to teaming up.
UFC 282 this …read more

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Posted on December 14, 2022, 3:16 am By
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Watch Smith’s reaction to losing main event due to Teixeira-Hill title fight

Former UFC title contender Anthony Smith at the UFC 227 weigh-ins. | Photo by Alejandro Salazar/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

“I feel like someone …read more

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Anthony Smith reacts to losing Jamahal Hill fight, believes the UFC owes him “a favor”

Anthony Smith isn’t sure what is next for him. Smith was supposed to headline a UFC Fight Night card on March 11 against Jamahal Hill. Yet, on Saturday after Jan …read more

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Jamahal Hill reveals Anthony Smith will help him train for Glover Teixeira fight at UFC 283: “All the credit goes to him”

UFC light-heavyweight contender Jamahal Hill will be bringing an interesting name into his training camp. ‘Sweet Dreams’ has been out of action since a knockout victory over Thiago Santos in …read more

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UFC 282: Blachowicz vs Ankalaev preview - Who will rule 205?

Magomed Ankalaev punching Anthony Smith at UFC 277 | Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Dig into the main event of UFC 282, where former light heavyweight …read more

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Posted on December 9, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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Anthony Smith dismisses Conor McGregor’s chances against Dustin Poirier in fourth fight: “He wasn’t really in either of those last two fights”

UFC commentator Anthony Smith doesn’t believe Conor McGregor will have much success in a fourth fight against Dustin Poirier. ‘The Notorious’ has been out of action since his trilogy bout …read more

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