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Nick Diaz Denies Agreeing To Fight Jorge Masvidal At UFC 235

Nick Diaz has not yet signed the fight agreement that will see him return to the Octagon at UFC 235 against Jorge Masvidal. Rumours of a match-up between the two veterans have long been touted, and UFC president Dana White declared in his press conference after UFC 231 last week that the fight was done. Now, Diaz has come out …

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Jeremy Stephens Vs. Zabit Magomedsharipov Reportedly In The Works For UFC 235

According to reports from ESPN, the UFC are looking to set up a featherweight showdown between Jeremy Stephens and Zabit Magomedsharipov for UFC 235. Ariel Helwani of ESPN reported first that the UFC are looking to bolster March’s UFC 235 with a pivotal featherweight clash between two of the most exciting fighters on the roster. Zabit Magomedsharipov vs. Jeremy Stephens is in …

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Kevin Lee Considers Move To Welterweight After Iaquinta Loss

Lightweight contender Kevin Lee suffered a serious setback last night at UFC Milwaukee. The ‘Motown Phenom’ lost out to Tony Ferguson last year for the interim 155lb. belt, but he was eyeing up another title charge after a great fifth round victory over Edson Barboza back in April. A second unanimous decision loss to Al Iaquinta has scuppered those hopes …

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Watch: Barboza Crumples Dan Hooker With A Superb Body-Shot

Edson Barboza managed to shut down the hype at UFC Milwaukee last night, taking out Dan Hooker with a beautiful body-shot in their co-main event matchup. It was well and truly a showcase for the lightweights in Milwaukee last night and while Al Iaquinta stole away the vast majority of the headlines with his thrilling win over the hotly-tipped Kevin …

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Exclusive: Ed Ruth Focused On 170lb Grand-Prix But Wants Mousasi’s Belt

Bellator blue-chip prospect Ed Ruth spoke exclusively to Pundit Arena as he gets ready to take on Neiman Gracie in the opening round of the welterweight grand-prix tonight. You’d be forgiven for questioning the inclusion of a 6-0 fighter within a tournament featuring guys as experienced as Rory MacDonald, Douglas Lima, and Paul Daley. Bellator’s 170lb division is a shark-tank and the promotion’s …

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Watch: Michael Chandler Becomes Three-Time Bellator Champ With Dominant Display

The legendary Michael Chandler won the Bellator lightweight title for the third time last night, dominating Brent Primus over five rounds. The story of Michael Chandler has been nothing short of exhilarating from its beginning to present and last night, he managed to reach yet another milestone by taking home the Bellator lightweight title for a third time. And for …

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Official: Jose Aldo To Face Renato Moicano At UFC Fortaleza

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo will return to the octagon on February 2nd to face Renato Moicano at UFC on ESPN +2 in Fortaleza Brazil. The bout which pits the number 2 and number 4 ranked featherweights in the world in Aldo and Moicano respectively against one another will no doubt have major title implications. According to the initial …

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Exclusive: Michael Chandler Breaks Down His Champion Mindset Ahead Of Bellator 212

The legendary former two-time Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler spoke exclusively to Pundit Arena about his ability to deal with pressure and adversity after a career that is amongst the finest the sport has ever seen. It’s hard to describe Michael Chandler as one of the game’s most underrated fighters because anyone who is even slightly aware of his talent …

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Alex Oliveira On Gunnar Nelson: “That Elbow Changed Everything”

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Gunnar Nelson returned to winning ways on Saturday when he submitted Brazilian welterweight Alex ‘Cowboy’ Oliveira at UFC 231. Nelson was in control of the contest and landed a nasty elbow to the face of Oliveira, the resulting elbow drew one of the most gruesome cuts seen inside the Octagon as Oliveira spilt blood all over the canvass. Oliveira returned …

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BT Sport To Remain Exclusive Home Of UFC In UK & Ireland

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BT Sport has confirmed that they will continue as the official home of the UFC in the UK and Republic of Ireland after signing a new broadcasting rights deal that will come into effect in January.  The new deal means that all UFC pay-per-views and Fight Nights will be shown live and exclusive on BT Sport TV, as well as …

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Cain Velasquez & Francis Ngannou In The Works For UFC Pheonix

Cain Velasquez could be set for a return to the Octagon in early 2019 according to multiple sources. As reported by Ariel Helwani, the UFC is in talks with Velasquez about headlining their UFC Pheonix event on February 19 against none other than Francis Ngannou. Velasquez is a former two-time UFC heavyweight champion having won the title first in 2010 …

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