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Shavkat Rakhmonov eyes title fight with win over Stephen Thompson at UFC 296: Of course I’m ready’

Undefeated welterweight contender, Shavkat Rakhmonov has claimed he will “be ready” for a shot at the division’s championship following his return to the Octagon at UFC 296 later this month, …read more

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Shavkat Rakhmonov ready for title shot with UFC 296 win but 'Belal Muhammad also deserves'

Shavkat Rakhmonov thinks he’s more than capable of standing with Stephen Thompson.
Rakhmonov (17-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC) takes on former title challenger Thompson (17-6-1 MMA, 12-6-1 UFC) on the main card …read more

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Stephen Thompson doubts Shavkat Rakhmonov stands and bangs with him at UFC 296

Stephen Thompson expects Shavkat Rakhmonov to try and take him to the ground.
Thompson (17-6-1 MMA, 12-6-1 UFC) meets Rakhmonov (17-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC) on the main card of UFC 296 …read more

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Vicente Luque says UFC 296 opponent Ian Machado Garry reminds him of a prime 'Wonderboy' Thompson

Vicente Luque compares Ian Machado Garry to a prime Stephen Thompson.
Luque (22-9-1 MMA, 15-5 UFC) faces Kill Cliff FC teammate Garry (13-0 MMA, 6-0 UFC) at UFC 296 on Dec. 16 …read more

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Stephen Thompson cites B.J. Penn as example for why he doesn’t want to hang around for too long

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Stephen Thompson hopes to avoid heading down the same prickly path that has left some of MMA’s best bloody and …read more

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Stephen Thompson reacts after Leon Edwards suggests middleweight title shot with win over Colby Covington: “I think that’s crap”

Not a fan …read more

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Stephen Thompson Doubts Shavkat Rakhmonov Will Strike with Him at UFC 296

Regardless of the outcome of his upcoming clash against Shavkat Rakhmonov, Stephen Thompson is looking forward to having a few battle scars after their fight. …read more

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Stephen Thompson calls out UFC welterweight champ Leon Edwards for his 'crap' middleweight aspirations

Stephen Thompson thinks Leon Edwards is getting too ahead of himself by chasing dual-champion status.
Welterweight champion Edwards (21-3 MMA, 13-2 UFC), who will attempt to make his second title defense …read more

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Stephen Thompson plans to call out Leon Edwards after UFC 296 win: ‘I’m coming for him next’

Former two-time welterweight title challenger, Stephen Thompson has claimed with a victory against Shavkat Rakhmonov at UFC 296 later this month, he will stake his claim for a third championship …read more

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Stephen Thompson expects grappling spree from Shavkat Rakhmonov at UFC 296: ‘I think eventually he’s gonna shoot’

Former two-time welterweight title challenger, Stephen Thompson reveals he expects incoming opponent, Shavkat Rakhmonov to eventually show off his grappling chops in their upcoming UFC 296 clash later this month, …read more

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Matt Brown: ‘Blueprint is there’ how to beat Stephen Thompson, but some fighters refuse to follow

It’s been 11 years since Matt Brown handed Stephen Thompson his first loss in the UFC. He stands by his strategy as the best possible way to beat the multi-time …read more

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Joaquin Buckley plans to step in for Stephen Thompson after ‘Wonderboy’ bails on Shavkat Rakhmonov fight: “He ain’t going to show up to that”

On stand by …read more

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Joaquin Buckley ready to replace Stephen Thompson at UFC 296 because 'Wonderboy' will back out vs. Shavkat Rakhmanov

Joaquin Buckley has an inkling that Stephen Thompson will not show up to fight Shavkat Rakhmonov.
Thompson (17-6-1 MMA, 12-6-1 UFC) takes on Rakhmonov (17-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC) at UFC 296 …read more

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Stephen Thompson says the UFC “settled” pay dispute from cancelled Michel Pereira fight

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Thompson ‘Settled Everything’ With UFC

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Michel Pereira missed the welterweight mark for his Stephen Thompson fight at UFC 291 back in July and “Wonderboy” refused …read more

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Michel Pereira dismisses revisiting ‘little coward’ Stephen Thompson, wants eventual Israel Adesanya bout

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Michel Pereira may have found a new home for himself at 185 pounds.
After an up-and-down run at …read more

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Michel Pereira slams Stephen Thompson for UFC 291 fight cancellation: “I thought he was a little coward”

Little Coward …read more

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