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Florian Discusses The Common Flaws In Gameplanning Against Khabib

Kenny Florian believes that too many fighters are allowing their fear of Khabib’s elite sambo to affect their preparations upon signing to fight him. Speaking during a recent interview with FightTips, the former UFC featherweight and lightweight title-challenger gave his take on some of the errors most fighters make while preparing themselves for a showdown with Khabib. “Against Khabib, I think everyone …

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Cerrone Beats Down Iaquinta, Calls Out Conor McGregor

Donald Cerrone has now won three fights in a row – with this most recent victory over Al Iaquinta perhaps his most impressive of the lot. ‘Dad’ Cerrone, as he refers to himself, has found a new lease of life inside the octagon since the birth of his son. Those three wins have seen him defeat an increasingly high level …

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Al Iaquinta Vs. Donald Cerrone: Our Official Prediction

Al Iaquinta and Donald Cerrone will clash in UFC Ottawa’s pivotal lightweight headliner that should establish one among the weight-class’ elite-tier. Both men’s names still carry quite a bit of pull within the 155lb roster and each can easily be considered as one of the division’s most popular fighters. And while the in’s and out’s of their respective personalities have …

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Iaquinta Challenges McGregor: You’re Not Willing To Die In There

Lightweight contender Al Iaquinta believes that Conor McGregor does not deserve an immediate rematch with 155lb king Khabib Nurmagomedov, and feels that he should get a bout with the Notorious One as he looks to climb back into title contention. Iaquinta was defeated by Khabib at UFC 223 but stepped in to fight the Dagestani native on short notice, losing …

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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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Anthony Pettis Wants Al Iaquinta Next After UFC 226 Win

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Anthony Pettis has called for a matchup against Al Iaquinta following his impressive UFC 226 victory over Michael Chiesa. For all the talk about Daniel Cormier’s heroics, the brawl between Mike Perry and Paul Felder as well as the shockingly bad showdown between heavyweights Francis Ngannou and Derrick Lewis, one man who all-but-stole the show has gone criminally underappreciated. Sure, …

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Justin Gaethje To Face James Vick at UFC Lincoln

Justin Gaethje lost out on his opportunity to face Al Iaquinta at UFC Lincoln after he pulled out of the fight, but now, a replacement has been found. After Al Iaquinta pulled from his highly-anticipated showdown with Justin Gaethje for undisclosed reasons, it only took a matter of hours for the UFC to bring in a replacement in the form …

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