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Team Velasquez Claim Ngannou Landed Illegal Hammerfist On Cain

Javier Mendez, coach to UFC heavyweight Cain Velasquez, spoke during a recent interview about the controversial stoppage in his fighter’s showdown with Francis Ngannou. Two-and-a-half years out of action and 26-seconds was all it took for Velasquez’s return to turn into a nightmare as the power of Ngannou proved to be the difference within the first exchange. Or so it …

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Report: Daniel Cormier Vs. Brock Lesnar In The Works For UFC 241

Daniel Cormier will apparently get his big-money dream-fight as the UFC move closer to signing a fight between him and Brock Lesnar for August. Cormier will move himself within one win of Stipe Miocic’s record of three successful heavyweight title defences if he can overcome the challenge presented by the hulking WWE superstar Brock Lesnar. According to a report turned …

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Tony Ferguson Responds To Khabib’s Message Of Support

Tony Ferguson didn’t waste any time in responding to Khabib Nurmagomedov’s recent message of support after his recent personal issues outside of the octagon. His activity of late may have been slacking due to circumstances that have affected his ability to compete, but when El Cucuy steps into the octagon to fight, you know you are in for nothing short …

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Khabib Extends A Message Of Support To His Rival Tony Ferguson

They may have had their run-ins in the past, but Khabib Nurmagomedov was quick to offer his support to Tony Ferguson upon being asked about his recent personal struggles. By contrast, the feud that has existed between Nurmagomedov and Ferguson seems tame when looked at alongside the Dagestan-native’s relationship with his most recent conquest, Conor McGregor. It was more a …

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Relive Max Holloway’s Beautiful Destruction Of Brian Ortega

Max Holloway put his status as the world’s best featherweight beyond any doubt when he comprehensively beat down Brian Ortega in a thriller at UFC 231. It’s not often a fight can be described both as a ‘comprehensive beatdown’ and a ‘bonafide classic’ without being at risk of contradiction. But that’s exactly what we got when Max Holloway defended his …

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Dana White Releases Statement On Khabib/McGregor Twitter Spat

Dana White and the UFC are stepping in to deal with what they themselves describe as ‘unacceptable’ behavior between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. A brief but incredibly ugly Twitter back-and-forth has given the impression that the animosity between the two is as strong as ever. In many people’s eyes, we’re fast-approaching the point where things have gone too far. …

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Watch: Paulie Malignaggi Slaps Artem Lobov At Heated Media Event

There is a weird rivalry brewing between former World champion boxer, Paulie Malignaggi and SBG fighter, Artem Lobov and it just went up a notch… Malignaggi has been a long-time rival of Lobov’s main training partner, Conor McGregor after the pair became involved in some heated trash talk following Malignaggi’s involvement in McGregor’s camp ahead of his landmark fight with …

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Dana White Doesn’t Believe Conor McGregor’s Retirement Is Legitimate

UFC President Dana White has outlined that he doesn’t believe Conor McGregor’s retirement is legitimate despite the former two-weight world champion’s announcement on social media last week. McGregor, who has not fought since being defeated by Khabib Nurmagomedov for the lightweight title in October, released a statement on Twitter outlining that he would be retiring from “the sport formally known …

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Who Should Justin Gaethje Go To War With Next?

Justin Gaethje managed to record his second first-round knockout win in a row in the UFC Philadelphia main-event headliner. Gaethje really seems to be finding some strong momentum in the UFC after hitting a wall in the form of the elite lightweight contenders last year. Losses to Eddie Alvarez and Dustin Poirier, though thrilling, made it seems as though the …

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Ranked: The Top-15 UFC Fights Of Spring/Summer 2019

The UFC have announced an incredibly stacked schedule for the spring/summer period so with that in mind, we’ve put together a list of the very best. Honourable mentions Aspen Ladd vs. Sijara Eubanks – UFC Rochester – May 18 Jimi Manuwa vs. Alexander Rakic – UFC Stockholm – June 1 Cub Swanson vs. Shane Burgos – UFC Ottawa – May …

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Relive Dustin Poirier Vs. Max Holloway I Ahead Of UFC 236

With the rematch now signed and sealed for the UFC 236 main-event, relive the first meeting between Dustin Poirier and Max Holloway from 2012. The fight, which took place over seven years ago, was one that became important in the trajectories of both guys for different reasons. Poirier, who would later find his greatest form at 155lbs, dispatched Holloway before …

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Justin Gaethje Believes He Is Khabib’s Toughest Fight At 155lbs

Lightweight contender Justin Gaethje believes that his style is tailor-made to cause the divisional champion Khabib Nurmagomedov some serious problems. ‘The Highlight’ was the toast of the mixed martial arts world by the time Sunday morning came around after he scored his second consecutive first-round KO – this time over perennial contender Edson Barboza. Now, the big question in the …

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Watch: Justin Gaethje Slams UFC For Cerrone’s Placement In Rankings

Justin Gaethje has fired shots at the UFC for their often-controversial ranking system following his huge win over Edson Barboza in Philadelphia. Gaethje was perfect in his return to the UFC octagon today, knocking out the perennial contender Edson Barboza in the very first round of their UFC on ESPN headliner. Well…this is going exactly as expected! 🔥@EdsonBarbozaJr and @Justin_Gaethje …

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