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Aspinall: Blaydes Is Stylistically The Toughest Fight In The Division For Me

UFC heavyweight Tom Aspinall is expecting to be in the toughest matchup possible when he returns to action against Curtis Blaydes this summer.

In just five fights, Aspinall has grown from …read more

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Tom Aspinall vs. Curtis Blaydes headlines UFC’s July return to London

UFC heavyweight contender Tom Aspinall. | Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC

Another home main event for one of the rising stars of the UFC heavyweight …read more

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Aspinall, Blaydes agree to July bout in London

English heavyweight Tom Aspinall has agreed to face Curtis Blaydes in the main event for UFC Fight Night on July 23. …read more

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Curtis Blaydes vs. Tom Aspinall among three fights added to UFC London

A key heavyweight contest between Curtis Blaydes and Tom Aspinall will headline UFC London on July 23, 2022.
Multiple sources confirmed the news to BJPENN.com following an initial report from MMA …read more

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Curtis Blaydes vs. Tom Aspinall To Headline July 23 UFC London Card

Tom Aspinall will get his second consecutive UK headliner, this time facing top-5 heavyweight Curtis Blaydes.

On March 19, the MMA leader took over The O2 in England’s capital. On …read more

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Posted on April 30, 2022, 8:16 pm By
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Curtis Blaydes vs. Tom Aspinall in the works as UFC London main event on July 23

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Heavyweights Curtis Blaydes and Tom Aspinall are expected to serve as the main event for the UFC’s upcoming return to London …read more

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Curtis Blaydes, Tom Aspinall Set to Top UFC’s Return to London on July 23

Curtis Blaydes and Tom Aspinall will headline the card when the Ultimate Fighting Championship heads back to London on July 23. …read more

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Curtis Blaydes vs. Tom Aspinall slated for UFC London main event on July 23

Curtis Blaydes will travel to hostile territory in attempt to derail Tom Aspinall’s surge up the heavyweight rankings.
Blaydes (16-3 MMA, 11-3 UFC) vs. Aspinall (12-2 MMA, 5-0 UFC) is on …read more

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Blaydes: UFC Had A Right To Be Frustrated With Me After Pay Remarks

UFC heavyweight contender Curtis Blaydes has admitted regret over some of his past comments on the polarizing fighter pay debate.

While stories come and go each week in the sport of …read more

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Posted on April 14, 2022, 7:16 pm By
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UFC 273 preview: Is another Rozenstruik KO coming down the pike?

Jairzinho Rozenstruik punching Curtis Blaydes at UFC 266 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Scope out the UFC 273 prelims, featuring one of the most …read more

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Posted on April 7, 2022, 5:16 pm By
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Video: What will it take to get Curtis Blaydes a UFC heavyweight title shot?

For the fourth time in five fights, Curtis Blaydes headlined a UFC show this past Saturday.
The UFC’s return to a full house of fans in Columbus, Ohio, saw Blaydes look …read more

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Posted on April 1, 2022, 1:16 am By
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UFC Columbus medical suspensions: Curtis Blaydes faces layoff due to potential foot injury

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Curtis Blaydes didn’t seem to take much damage during his second-round knockout over Chris Daukaus at UFC Columbus, but the …read more

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UFC on ESPN 33 medical suspensions: Curtis Blaydes among four facing lengthy terms

Curtis Blaydes may have had a flawless performance at UFC on ESPN 33, but he didn’t come out unscathed.
Blaydes scored a second-round knockout of Chris Daukaus in this past Saturday’s …read more

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Anthony Smith: Jon Jones ‘not in the equation’ at heavyweight until he signs a contract, Curtis Blaydes deserves interim title shot

Jon Jones cups his hand to his ear | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Curtis Blaydes has no doubt that if the UFC is going to …read more

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UFC Columbus salaries revealed: Curtis Blaydes takes home biggest purse

The salaries from UFC Columbus have been revealed and Curtis Blaydes made the most amount of money. Recently, more and more commissions are keeping the salaries private, but Ohio is …read more

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Posted on March 29, 2022, 9:16 pm By
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UFC on ESPN 33 salaries: Curtis Blaydes leading earner as four fighters crack six figures

UFC on ESPN 33 was one of the rare events in the modern climate where fighter salaries have trickled into the public.
Curtis Blaydes (16-3 MMA, 11-3 UFC), who defeated Chris …read more

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Posted on March 29, 2022, 8:46 pm By
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Curtis Blaydes, Neil Magny lead all salaries at UFC Columbus

Curtis Blaydes earns knockout in UFC Columbus main event | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Curtis Blaydes earned a second-round knockout in the UFC Columbus …read more

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Heck of a Morning: Khamzat Chimaev’s future, booking UFC heavyweight division, Strickland vs. Pereira, more

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On the debut episode of Heck of a Morning, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck discusses the impact of Curtis Blaydes’ big …read more

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Posted on March 29, 2022, 3:16 pm By
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Curtis Blaydes: ‘If I’m Francis Ngannou, I’m just going to box and make a lot of money’

UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou has options, and if Curtis Blaydes were him, he’d go for the payouts boxing has to offer.

Ngannou successfully defended his title at UFC …read more

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Curtis Blaydes advises Chris Daukaus to drop to 205 pounds: 'Not everyone's a heavyweight'

Curtis Blaydes doesn’t think the heavyweight division is the right fit for Chris Daukaus.
After sharing the octagon in Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 33 main event at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, …read more

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What’s next for Curtis Blaydes and Chris Daukaus after UFC Columbus?

In the main event of UFC Columbus, a pivotal heavyweight bout headlined the card as Curtis Blaydes took on Chris Daukaus. Blaydes entered the fight coming off a decision win …read more

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Curtis Blaydes weighs in on Francis Ngannou’s future: ‘If I’m him, I’m just going to box’

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Of all the people waiting to find out what Francis Ngannou’s next move is going to …read more

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Chris Daukaus issues statement following knockout loss to Curtis Blaydes at UFC Columbus

It was Chris Daukaus (12-5 MMA) vs Curtis Blaydes (16-3 MMA) at UFC Columbus this past Saturday, March 26th at the Nationwide Arena in the heavyweight main event. Blaydes returned …read more

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Curtis Blaydes Proposes LHW Drop For Fallen Opponent Daukaus

UFC heavyweight contender Curtis Blaydes has sent recent opponent Chris Daukaus some advice following their collision at UFC Columbus.

In the first US-held UFC Fight Night in a packed-out arena since …read more

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The MMA Hour with Georges St-Pierre, Curtis Blaydes, Alexa Grasso, Stephen Thompson, Bas Rutten, and Adam Kovacs at 1 p.m. ET

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

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UFC Columbus: Fights to make

Chris Daukaus lost to Curtis Blaydes in the UFC Columbus main event. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

All the best, most interesting, and unquestionably …read more

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Posted on March 27, 2022, 11:16 pm By
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Mick Maynard's Shoes: What's next for Curtis Blaydes after UFC on ESPN 33 win?

(ALSO SEE: Mick Maynard’s Shoes: What’s next for Chris Daukaus after UFC on ESPN 33 loss?)
Curtis Blaydes reinforced his position as an elite heavyweight contender on Saturday when he definitively …read more

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Mick Maynard's Shoes: What's next for Chris Daukaus after UFC on ESPN 33 loss?

(ALSO SEE: Mick Maynard’s Shoes: What’s next for Curtis Blaydes after UFC on ESPN 33 win?)
Chris Daukaus had another stumble on Saturday when he lost to Curtis Blaydes in the …read more

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Curtis Blaydes weighing his options following UFC Columbus win: “I view Stipe Miocic & Ciryl Gane as the same opportunity”

Curtis Blaydes is riding high following his UFC Columbus victory and he could be in for a massive fight next. Blaydes shared the Octagon with Chris Daukaus this past Saturday …read more

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Curtis Blaydes, Chris Gutierrez Highlight UFC Columbus Bonuses

Headliner Curtis Blaydes and bantamweight Chris Gutierrez were among four post-fight bonus winners this weekend at UFC Columbus.

Blaydes and Gutierrez each earned $50,000 Performance of the Night bonuses for their …read more

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Blaydes: Daukaus ‘Should Probably Drop Down To 205’

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After his big win at UFC Columbus, heavyweight contender Curtis Blaydes suggests Chris Daukaus is in the wrong weight class. …read more

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Curtis Blaydes knows beating Stipe Miocic means more than a win over Ciryl Gane: ‘He’s the GOAT’

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Curtis Blaydes wants to become UFC heavyweight champion and he doesn’t care who he has to go through to get …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 63 bonuses: Curtis Blaydes earns an extra $50,000 for main event finish

UFC officials announced the recipients of the $50,000 performance-based fighter bonuses following UFC on ESPN+ 63 on Saturday. Four fighters walked away with the bonus money.

The event took place …read more

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Posted on March 27, 2022, 8:16 am By
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UFC Columbus post-fight show: Reaction to Curtis Blaydes’ statement making KO

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Curtis Blaydes changed a few narratives with his ferocious knockout of Chris Daukaus in the main event of UFC Columbus.
MMA …read more

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UFC Columbus Results & Highlights: Blaydes TKOs Daukaus

UFC Columbus took place tonight from the Columbus Nationwide Arena, and we’ve got you covered with all the results and highlights.

Tonight’s main event featured top-10 heavyweights Curtis Blaydes and Chris Daukaus …read more

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Curtis Blaydes def. Chris Daukaus at UFC on ESPN 33: Best photos

Check out the best photos from Curtis Blaydes’ TKO win over Chris Daukaus at UFC on ESPN 33 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photos by Aaron Doster, USA TODAY …read more

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Curtis Blaydes wants all the heavyweight title smoke after cutting down Chris Daukaus

Statements were made by Blaydes, Alexa Grasso and Kai Kara-France on an action-packed night in Columbus. …read more

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Video: Watch Blaydes stop Daukaus in UFC Columbus main event

Curtis Blaydes after UFC Columbus. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Check out the full fight video highlights of Curtis Blaydes vs. Chris Daukaus in …read more

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UFC Columbus Bonus Report: Curtis Blaydes one of four POTN winners

The Octagon invaded Ohio for tonight’s UFC Columbus event, a twelve-bout fight card headlined by Curtis Blaydes vs. Chris Daukaus. The highly anticipated heavyweight main event proved to be a …read more

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UFC Columbus in Tweets: Fighters react to Curtis Blaydes thunderous stoppage of Chris Daukaus

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Curtis Blaydes showed Columbus, Ohio, he doesn’t just need his wrestling to win a big fight with a second-round stoppage …read more

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UFC Columbus results: Curtis Blaydes crushes Chris Daukaus with right hand knockout punch

Curtis Blaydes | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Curtis Blaydes is breathing down the neck of the top of the heavyweight division.
“Razor” needed a little …read more

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UFC Columbus Results & Highlights: Blaydes TKOs Daukaus

UFC Columbus took place tonight from the Columbus Nationwide Arena, and we’ve got you covered with all the results and highlights.

Tonight’s main event featured top-10 heavyweights Curtis Blaydes and Chris Daukaus …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 63 results: Curtis Blaydes crushes Chris Daukaus

Heavyweight contenders Curtis Blaydes and Chris Daukaus headlined Saturday’s UFC on ESPN + 63 event at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio.

Blaydes entered the fight ranked No. 4 while …read more

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Pros react after Curtis Blaydes stops Chris Daukaus at UFC Columbus

Tonight’s UFC Columbus event was headlined by a key heavyweight bout featuring Curtis Blaydes taking on Chris Daukaus. Blaydes (16-3 MMA) was returning to action for the first time since …read more

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Twitter reacts to Curtis Blaydes' takedown-free TKO of Chris Daukaus at UFC on ESPN 33

Curtis Blaydes is back on a winning streak after defeated Chris Daukaus on Saturday in the UFC on ESPN 33 main event.
Blaydes (16-3 MMA, 10-4 UFC) kept his spot as …read more

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Pros react to Curtis Blaydes’ knockout of Chris Daukaus

Curtis Blaydes finished Chris Daukaus at UFC Columbus. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Curtis Blaydes finished Chris Daukaus at UFC Columbus, On Twitter, pro …read more

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UFC Columbus results: Curtis Blaydes crushes Chris Daukaus

Curtis Blaydes defeated Chris Daukaus in the UFC Columbus main event. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Curtis Blaydes didn’t need his wrestling to beat …read more

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Curtis Blaydes vs. Chris Daukaus full fight video highlights

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Watch Curtis Blaydes vs. Chris Daukaus full fight video highlights from UFC Columbus’ main event, courtesy of the UFC.
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UFC Columbus Results: Curtis Blaydes TKO’s Chris Daukaus (Video)

Tonight’s UFC Columbus event is headlined by a key heavyweight bout featuring Curtis Blaydes taking on Chris Daukaus. Blaydes (15-3 MMA) will be returning to action for the first time …read more

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Blaydes Vs. Daukaus Live Fight Stream!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight sluggers Curtis Blaydes and Chris Daukaus went to war tonight (Sat., March 26, 2022) in …read more

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UFC Columbus live blog: Curtis Blaydes vs. Chris Daukaus

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This is the UFC Columbus live blog for Curtis Blaydes vs. Chris Daukaus, the heavyweight main event for Saturday’s fight …read more

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UFC Columbus: ‘Blaydes vs. Daukaus’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon invades Ohio for tonight’s UFC Columbus event, a thirteen-bout fight card headlined by Curtis Blaydes vs. Chris Daukaus. Blaydes (15-3 MMA) will be returning to action for the …read more

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UFC Columbus betting odds: Curtis Blaydes favored to finish Chris Daukaus

Curtis Blaydes is heavily favored over Chris Daukaus in the UFC Columbus main event | USA TODAY via Imagn Content Services, LLC

Check out the …read more

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UFC Columbus Clash: Blaydes Vs. Daukaus!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight hitters Curtis Blaydes and Chris Daukaus will clash TONIGHT (Sat., March 26, …read more

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UFC Columbus: Blaydes vs. Daukaus Results & Highlights

UFC Columbus takes place live tonight from the Columbus Nationwide Arena, and we’ve got you covered with all the results and highlights.

Tonight’s main event features top-10 heavyweights Curtis Blaydes and Chris …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Razor Blaydes!’

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Top-notch wrestler, Curtis Blaydes, will throw down opposite rising knockout artist, Chris Daukaus, this Saturday (March 26, 2022) at UFC …read more

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UFC on ESPN 33 Video: Chris Daukaus, Curtis Blaydes show respect in final staredown

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The heavyweight competitors in Saturday’s main event came face-to-face one last time before they step into the cage.
Curtis Blaydes (15-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC) takes on Chris Daukaus …read more

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Faceoff! Blaydes Stares Down Daukaus In Columbus

The heavyweight action will unfold tomorrow night (Sat., Mar. 26, 2022) at UFC Columbus live on ESPN/ESPN+ from inside Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, as perennial contender Curtis Blaydes meets …read more

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Blaydes Explains Why He Expects Great Reception At UFC Columbus

UFC heavyweight contender Curtis Blaydes may not be from Ohio, but he feels right at home ahead of UFC Columbus.

Blaydes faces knockout artist Chris Daukaus in the UFC Columbus main …read more

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UFC Columbus: Blaydes vs. Daukaus Weigh-In Results

The weigh-in results for UFC Columbus: Blaydes vs. Daukaus are in, and every fighter successfully made weight.

Tomorrow at UFC Columbus, top-10 heavyweights Curtis Blaydes and Chris Daukaus will compete …read more

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UFC on ESPN 33 weigh-in highlights, photo gallery

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The official weigh-ins are in the books for UFC on ESPN 33.
In the main event, Curtis Blaydes (15-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC) takes on Chris Daukaus (12-4 MMA, …read more

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UFC Columbus weigh-in results: Curtis Blaydes comes in 16 pounds heavier than Chris Daukaus

Curtis Blaydes | Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC

Curtis Blaydes is the biggest of the big boys heading into UFC Columbus.
On Friday, “Razor” came in …read more

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Chris Daukaus Explains Why He Likely Wouldn’t Accept Jon Jones Fight

UFC heavyweight contender Chris Daukaus would entertain a Jon Jones fight if offered, but he may hesitate to sign the dotted line.

Daukaus is set to face Curtis Blaydes in the …read more

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