Tag Archives: Merab Dvalishvili
Grappling Report: Dvalishvili impresses at High Rollerz 23

A rundown of the biggest headlines and news from the world of competitive grappling. Merab Dvalishvili has been going from strength to strength in his MMA career lately, fighting his …read more

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Marlon Vera Warns Petr Yan Ahead Of Merab Dvalishvili Fight

UFC bantamweight Marlon Vera has sent fellow contender Petr Yan a warning ahead of his upcoming fight against Merab Dvalishvili. For the first time in his professional career, Yan has …read more

Source:: MMANews

‘Big’ John McCarthy explains path to victory for Petr Yan against Merab Dvalishvili

‘Big’ John McCarthy has laid out a gameplan for Petr Yan to beat Merab Dvalishvili when the pair go toe-to-toe in in March. The fight has the potential to be …read more

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Aljamain Sterling: Merab Dvalishvili 'needs to be super dialed in,' already has blueprint to beat Petr Yan

Aljamain Sterling is confident his teammate Merab Dvalishvili has the keys to victory to beat Petr Yan.
Dvalishvili (15-4 MMA, 8-2 UFC) faces Yan (16-4 MMA, 8-3 UFC) in the UFC Fight Night …read more

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Cody Stamann wants rematch with Merab Dvalishvili after UFC 283 'war of attrition'

RIO DE JANEIRO – Cody Stamann beat Luan Lacerda with a unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC 283 at Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro.
Take a look …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Henry Cejudo: Merab Dvalishvili bad matchup for Petr Yan: 'He's going to beat on you like a rat on a cheetah'

Henry Cejudo thinks Merab Dvalishvili will give Petr Yan fits.
Dvalishvili (15-4 MMA, 8-2 UFC) faces Yan (16-4 MMA, 8-3 UFC) in the UFC Fight Night 221 headliner March 11 at The Theater at Virgin …read more

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Petr Yan vs. Merab Dvalishvili agreed for UFC main event

Petr Yan vs. Merab Dvalishvili is targeted to headline a UFC Fight Night card on March 11, 2023 | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

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Petr Yan vs. Merab Dvalishvili agreed for main event clash at UFC event on March 11

Petr Yan | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Ex-bantamweight champion Petr Yan is expected to face Merab Dvalishvili in a five-round main event fight scheduled …read more

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Petr Yan vs. Merab Dvalishvili Targeted for UFC Fight Night 221 Headliner

A pivotal bantamweight matchup is in the works for UFC Fight Night 221, as Petr Yan and Merab Dvalishvili are expected to meet on March 11. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Petr Yan vs. Merab Dvalishvili set to headline UFC Fight Night event on March 11

Petr Yan and Merab Dvalishvili are set to meet in the main event of a UFC Fight Night on March 11, Las Vegas Review-Journal reports. The bantamweight division is as …read more

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Petr Yan vs. Merab Dvalishvili Targeted For UFC Vegas 71, Fans React

Former UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan is reportedly set to return for a headliner opposite Merab Dvalishvili in March. Following the disappointment of his second consecutive loss in 2022, which …read more

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Sources: Yan, Dvalishvili agree to March fight

Former UFC champion Petr Yan and the rising Merab Dvalishvili have verbally agreed to a main event on the UFC Fight Night card March 11 in Las Vegas, sources confirmed …read more

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Petr Yan vs. Merab Dvalishvili Targeted for Headline UFC Fight Night 221

A pivotal bantamweight matchup is in the works for UFC Fight Night 221, as Petr Yan and Merab Dvalishvili are expected to meet on March 11. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Merab Dvalishvili vs. Petr Yan in the works as UFC Fight Night 221 headliner

A major bantamweight bout is targeted to serve as an upcoming main event.
Pending bout finalization, surging Georgian fighter Merab Dvalishvili will take on former UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan in …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC Fight Night 217's Raoni Barcelos wants Merab Dvalishvili with win over Umar Nurmagomedov

LAS VEGAS – Raoni Barcelos already has a name in mind if he can get past Umar Nurmagomedov.
Barcelos (17-3 MMA, 6-2 UFC) meets Nurmagomedov (15-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) on Saturday’s …read more

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Former UFC champion Jose Aldo and his wife reportedly caught up in scandal involving government handouts

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is now once again back in hot water. ‘Junior’ retired from MMA following a loss to Merab Dvalishvili at UFC 278 last August. Prior …read more

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Former Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro reportedly staying at Jose Aldo’s home after fleeing Brazil

Sometimes life is stranger than fiction, as evidenced by Jose Aldo’s new housemate. ‘Junior’ recently wrapped up his MMA career in August at UFC 278 against Merab Dvalishvili. The Brazilian …read more

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Henry Cejudo sees his wrestling pedigree giving Aljamain Sterling, Merab Dvalishvili trouble

Henry Cejudo warns Aljamain Sterling and Merab Dvalishvili that his wrestling is on a different level.
Both UFC bantamweight champion Sterling and his teammate Dvalishvili have used their grappling to dominate opponents, …read more

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“99.9 percent probability” Jose Aldo will make boxing debut in 2023 at Hardcore Boxing event

Jose Aldo will be making his boxing debut in 2023. After Aldo lost to Merab Dvalishvili at UFC 278 he announced his retirement from MMA. However, he was vocal in …read more

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Daniel Cormier advises Sean O'Malley to 'steer clear' of Merab Dvalishvili, be patient about UFC title shot

Daniel Cormier advises Sean O’Malley to stay patient in his pursuit of the UFC bantamweight title.
O’Malley (16-1 MMA, 8-1 UFC) became the No. 1 ranked 135 pounder when he edged …read more

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