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The UFC’s Pound-For-Pound Rankings Reimagined As A League Table

We restructured the UFC’s official pound-for-pound rankings by measuring form and performance within the last five years in a format similar to a football league-table. Before we get into things, let’s lay down the ground-rules. Scores will be allocated to fighters based on the results they have achieved in their careers within the last five years – or since the …

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Marlon Moraes: Deserving Of Dillashaw, But Doomed Through Shades Of El Cucuy

Marlon Moraes well and truly established himself as the number-one contender in the bantamweight division with a phenomenal submission of Raphael Assuncao in the UFC Fortaleza main-event. And yet, when the dust settled and we were able to properly assess just how impressive Moraes has been in recent times, it became abundantly clear that very little had changed. In a …

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Khabib Snubs NSAC Anti-Bullying PSA, Puts Las Vegas On Blast

The UFC lightweight champion isn’t about to sell himself short in order to book a hasty return to the UFC octagon following his NSAC hearing earlier this week. In fact, it is looking increasingly likely that Khabib Nurmagomedov will be sitting out until his teammates Zubaira Tukhugov and Abubakar Nurmagomedov are eligible to fight following their involvement in the now-infamous …

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Ben Askren’s Glorious UFC Press Conference Debut In Six Quotes

Even though there were plenty of superstars present for the UFC 235 pre-fight press conference, it was unbeaten debutant Ben Askren who well and truly stole the show. While it is the champ Tyron Woodley who will face off against the former Ultimate Fighter winner Kamaru Usman next, Askren could not help himself when it came to having a thinly-veiled dig at …

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Dana White On Cowboy Vs McGregor: “If These Two Want To Fight I’m In”

UFC President Dana White has had his say on a potential lightweight bout between Conor McGregor and Donald Cerrone. There had been rumblings of a fight between the pair after Cowboy confirmed his return to lightweight and after a dominant victory over Alexander Hernandez on UFC’s debut card on ESPN+, McGregor, clearly impressed, tweeted that he would fight Cerrone after …

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Poirier Puts Foot Down, Demands Ferguson, McGregor, Or New Contract

Top lightweight contender has issued a stern ultimatum to the UFC, calling for either Conor McGregor, Tony Ferguson, or a new contract. Following the news that UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has been handed a nine-month sentence from the NSAC following his hearing last night, it’s understandable that the current crop of 155lb-r’s are annoyed at having to deal with yet another …

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