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Kevin Lee To Debut At Welterweight Against Rafael Dos Anjos

The former UFC interim-lightweight title challenger Kevin Lee will make his welterweight debut at UFC Rochester, taking on Rafael dos Anjos in the main-event. Lee is a prime example of one of those fighters who would thrive with the implementation of a 165lb weight-class. On the heavy side amongst all of those at 155lbs, The Motown Phenom’s height and rangey …

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Khabib Vs. McGregor – All The Questions You Want Answered

In a time where absolutely nothing is certain and virtually everyone is confused, I tried to lay out a few things worth knowing about Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor, as we wait patiently for the fight to be signed. When and where could it take place? Well, obviously, nothing is yet confirmed but if the rumour-mill is to be believed, the …

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Watch: Owen Roddy Posts Incredible Footage Of Conor McGregor’s UFC 205 Win Over Alvarez

SBG Ireland coach Owen Roddy has released some truly amazing unseen footage of Conor McGregor’s walk to the Madison Square Garden octagon at UFC 205 back in November. UFC 205, by all accounts, was a resounding success. Everything from the atmosphere to the venue itself did nothing but elevate the already-prestigious fight card to another level entirely. It would have …

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Fighter Of The Week: Eddie Alvarez

In this week’s edition of Pundit Arena’s ‘Fighter Of The Week’, we’re going to take a closer look the ‘Underground King’ himself, Eddie Alvarez. Eddie Alvarez is just not like most fighters. For many, the road to the top of the MMA game consists of a steady rise and sometimes years of obscurity. Alvarez, ever since his early twenties, has known nothing …

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Watch: Tony Ferguson Predicted Khabib’s Weight Cutting Issues In A Recent Public Appearance

Tony Ferguson accurately predicted Khabib Nurmagomedov’s weight cutting issues at yesterday’s open workout and made a sly comment to the Russian as they squared off. Khabib Nurmagomedov was forced to pull out of his UFC 209 meeting with Tony Ferguson today after it came to light that the issues he was having with his weight cut were proving too much for him …

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Unconfirmed Reports Suggest Nurmagomedov Was Hospitalized Three Hours Before UFC 209 Weigh-Ins

Reports from the Russian media have suggested that UFC 209 co-main event headliner Khabib Nurmagomedov was hospitalised three hours ahead of his official weigh-in for his bout with Tony Ferguson. Today, with UFC 209 just one day away, reports have surfaced that suggest that the interim-lightweight title challenger Khabib Nurmagomedov was hospitalised just hours before he was due to appear at …

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UFC 209 Build-Up: Watch The Three Definitive Performances Of Tony Ferguson’s Career So Far

In this, the second part of our UFC 209 build-up, we’ll be taking a closer look at the three definitive performances of the man scheduled to take on the unbeaten Khabib Nurmagomedov this weekend, Tony Ferguson. Tony Ferguson versus Khabib Nurmagomedov may well be the most interesting stylistic matchup we’ve seen in recent times. If Khabib stands as the one …

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Nurmagomedov’s Manager On The Only Reason McGregor Would Ever Return To Defend His Belt

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager Javier Mendez spoke recently to ESPN on his protegé’s upcoming matchup with Tony Ferguson as well as outlining what he thinks it will take to convince Conor McGregor to defend his lightweight title. Khabib Nurmagomedov is certainly the talk of the MMA world right now. This weekend he will put his perfect 24-0 record on the line …

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Feelin’ The Groove: A Look At UFC 209’s Lando Vannata

This weekend’s UFC 209 is a fight card that is packed from top-to-bottom with star talent but perhaps one name that is flying under the radar somewhat is the ‘Groovy’ phenom himself, Lando Vannata. When a mixed martial artist is booked to make his UFC debut on short-notice against the world’s no. 3 ranked lightweight, you would be forgiven for …

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Dana White Provides Update On McGregor & Who He Believes The Dubliner Will Face Next

UFC president Dana White spoke to TMZ Sports recently, giving fans an update on the ongoing negotiations between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor and who exactly he feels the Irishman will fight next. All this Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor talk should really be fizzling out at this stage and yet, it only seems to be gathering in momentum. The widely discussed, …

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