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Ben Askren Set To Face Demian Maia In Singapore

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Ben Askren looks set to make his return to action in October when he will face Brazilian welterweight Demian Maia. The fight has not been officially announced by the UFC but the former ONE FC champion took to Twitter earlier today to declare that the fight was indeed a “done deal” and that “Oct 26 we will find out who …

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Masvidal Promises To Wipe ‘Bug’ Edwards Off The Face Of The Earth

UFC welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal has given us an update on the current standing of his ongoing negotiations with the UFC. Upon being asked by a member of the press about the promotion’s business relationship with Masvidal, UFC president Dana White was characteristically blunt in his response, playing down rumours linking Jorge to a showdown with the superstar Conor McGregor. …

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Kevin Lee Eyes Up Matchup With ‘Easiest Fight’ Ben Askren

Kevin Lee spoke during a recent interview with Submission Radio about his hopes to secure a showdown with Ben Askren in the future.  Lee’s start to life in the welterweight division didn’t exactly get off the smoothest of starts as he found himself on the losing side upon facing Rafael dos Anjos in his debut. Speaking during a recent appearance …

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Gunnar Nelson Likes The Idea Of Facing Ben Askren In The Future

Gunnar Nelson has recently spoken about the possibility of a showdown with the former Bellator and ONE Championship welterweight king Ben Askren. Nelson’s last outing saw him turn in a pretty underwhelming effort against streaking contender Leon Edwards in a fight that saw his lack of versatility and aggression prove to be the difference at UFC London. Now, with a …

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Jorge Masvidal Vs. Ben Askren: Our Official Prediction

Jorge Masvidal and Ben Askren will collide on the UFC 239 main-card in a matchup that could well single out one as the next challenger to Kamaru Usman’s throne. And while it would have perhaps seemed like Colby Covington’s shot at the belt was set in stone given his status as the division’s one-time interim-champ, I don’t think anyone is …

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UFC 239’s Full Fight Card In All Its Outstanding Glory

UFC 239 fight-week is now upon us and with just a matter of days to go until things get underway, here’s the event’s full fight-card. Let’s keep our fingers crossed that nothing changes here but as things stand, UFC 239 is perhaps the best fight-card of the year. The UFC always bust out the big guns when International Fight Weeks …

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