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Julianna Peña explains lack of trash talk at Amanda Nunes on TUF 30: ‘Why kick a dog when it’s down?’

Julianna Peña and Amanda Nunes | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Julianna Peña has a massive rematch with Amanda Nunes ahead of her and that’s …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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UFC Matchmaking Bulletin (6/13-6/18): Nurmagomedov, Fili, Battle Booked

MMA News has you covered with this week’s UFC matchmaking bulletin, featuring fights for AKA product Abubakar Nurmagomedov, TUF winner Bryan Battle, featherweight veteran Andre Fili, City Kickboxing’s Tyson Pedro, …read more

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TUF 28 champ Bryan Battle drops to welterweight, faces Takashi Sato at Aug. 6 UFC event

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Bryan Battle is heading to the UFC’s welterweight division.
Multiple people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA …read more

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White: ‘I will absolutely entertain’ the idea of Khabib and Ferguson as TUF coaches

Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson face off for their UFC 249 matchup in 2020. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Dana White says he’s ‘sold’ …read more

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Posted on June 10, 2022, 2:16 pm By
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Tony Ferguson continues to bait Khabib Nurmagomedov into accepting a TUF coaching gig

Tony Ferguson continues to push for a coaching battle between himself and Khabib Nurmagomedov on The Ultimate Fighter. There are few fights across the history of mixed martial arts that …read more

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White Will “Absolutely Entertain” Khabib/Tony Ferguson As TUF Coaches

UFC President Dana White is willing to consider making a Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson season of The Ultimate Fighter.

Ferguson pitched the idea of coaching TUF opposite Nurmagomedov in the …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson? Dana White will 'absolutely' consider them for 'TUF' coaching gigs

While there appears to be a near-zero percent chance Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson ever actually comes to fruition inside the cage, the second closest thing might be on the …read more

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Lucas Almeida aims to 'win and convince' in UFC debut against TUF 27 champion Mike Trizano

The road to the UFC wasn’t smooth for Lucas Almeida to navigate, but now that he has arrived, the Brazilian lightweight is ready to put on a show.
At UFC Fight …read more

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Posted on June 3, 2022, 12:16 am By
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Was she faking it? - Nunes surprised by Pena’s lack of trash talk on TUF

Amanda Nunes lost to Julianna Pena in December 2021. | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Amanda Nunes shared some insights into the …read more

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Posted on May 31, 2022, 3:16 pm By
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Amanda Nunes expected more trash talk from Julianna Peña on TUF 30: ‘I’m in front of you now, open your mouth’

Julianna Peña and Amanda Nunes are the coaches for The Ultimate Fighter 30. | Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

The two fighters that coach a season of …read more

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Video: Could we finally see Khabib vs. Tony Ferguson ... as 'TUF' coaches?

A fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson was booked five times. Five … times.
But it never happened. Five times, five cancellations for arguably the greatest lightweight of all time, …read more

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TUF 29 Winner Ricky Turcios Booked Against Aiemann Zahabi On July 9

The Ultimate Fighter: Season 29 bantamweight winner Ricky Turcios will make his first official walk to the Octagon against Aiemann Zahabi.

The promotion announced that Turcios will fight Zahabi at an …read more

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TUF 29 winner Ricky Turcios to fight Aiemann Zahabi at July 9 UFC show

Ricky Turcios | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Ricky Turcios’ UFC career is about to begin.
The Ultimate Fighter 29 bantamweight tournament winner will fight Aimeann …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov says he'd coach 'TUF' opposite Tony Ferguson: 'Not too many big stars in UFC right now'

Again and again, Khabib Nurmagomedov shuts down any notion that he will return for a 30th professional MMA fight. Even with Charles Oliveira as (unofficial) champion, that still remains true.
Nurmagomedov …read more

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Posted on May 19, 2022, 9:16 pm By
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Andre Petroski explains why he asked for Nick Maximov fight, wants to submit Diaz protégé to steal his hype

Andre Petroski asked for the Nick Maximov fight as he believes it’s a good style matchup for him.
Petroski competed on TUF 29 and beat Micheal Gillmore in his UFC debut. …read more

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