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Watch: Darren Till Annihilates Donald Cerrone In One Round

Relive the moment that the entire MMA world collectively sat up and took notice of Liverpool’s unbeaten welterweight challenger, Darren Till. For those in the know, the slick muay-thai stylings of next weekend’s UFC 228 headliner were no secret. Still though, when Till was matched up against the tried and tested veteran Donald Cerrone, there was an overwhelming majority of …

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Woodley Believes He’ll Knock Till Out In The 2nd Or 3rd Round

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley gave a measured but confident prediction for his UFC 228 showdown with Darren Till next weekend. The 170lb title matchup between the champion Woodley and the rising star that is Liverpool’s Darren Till is just over a week away and yet, it doesn’t exactly feel as though we are reaching a level of hype befitting such …

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Watch: Darren Till’s Intense Liverpool-Themed UFC 228 Promo

Darren Till has cut a very intense, Liverpool-themed promo for his upcoming showdown with UFC welterweight champ, Tyron Woodley. Darren Till can be a pretty intense guy at times. Sure, we’ve seen the more soft-spoken side to the UFC welterweight division’s top contender, but there are few on the modern-day roster who get as fired up as this young man …

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Darren Till Clarifies Controversial Comments About His Family

Darren Till split fans down the middle last week after making some brutally honest comments about his mindset whilst in the depths of fight-preparation. Speaking to the media in attendance during UFC 227’s fight-week, Till didn’t hold back when explaining his unquestionable drive to compete – citing a cold callousness as an essential ingredient in his rise to the top. …

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UFC 228: Woodley Vs. Till Gets An Official Promo

The eagerly-anticipated welterweight title clash between champion Tyron Woodley and Darren Till has its first promo. The welterweight division has a new challenger to the throne and while there has certainly been some controversy surrounding the decision to give Liverpool’s Darren Till the shot, I doubt anyone will mind when fight-night comes around. The pair met first at the UFC’s …

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Watch: Darren Till Gets Dark While Describing His Mindset

Darren Till will certainly divide opinion amongst the fans after some of the comments he made during UFC 227’s fight-week. Dedication and a driven mindset are absolutely essential in achieving anything in life. You’re either in it all the way or you’re not, simple as. When it comes to combat sports, the slightest lapse in focus can result in the most …

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Tyron Woodley Vs. Darren Till Reportedly Close To Being Finalised

ESPN’s Ariel Helwani reported today that a welterweight title matchup between Tyron Woodley and Darren Till is now very close to being finalised.  And just like that, the interim welterweight title that Colby Covington won at UFC 225 just over a month could become meaningless. UFC Liverpool saw Darren Till edge out Stephen Thompson to become the divisìon’s top contender …

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Tyron Woodley Denies Being Offered Darren Till Fight

Tyron Woodley has denied ever being offered a fight with Darren Till, despite the fact that the Liverpudlian claimed otherwise. Following his UFC 225 victory over Rafael dos Anjos, it did appear for a while as though Colby Covington had done enough to earn himself a shot at the divisional champ, Tyron Woodley. After scaling the ranks of the 170lb …

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Darren Till: Side-Kicks To The Knee Should Not Be Banned

Darren Till has responded to his UFC Liverpool opponent Stephen Thompson’s thoughts on the controversial practice of throwing sidekicks to the knee. Thompson found himself in the headlines shortly after his welterweight title-eliminator against the Liverpudlian due to comments he made about the tactics employed by the man who ended up defeating him on the judge’s scorecards. After tearing his …

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Stephen Thompson Wants Robbie Lawler In Madison Square Garden

Stephen Thompson wants to get his name right back into title-contention with a matchup against the legendary former-champion, Robbie Lawler. Stephen Thompson’s clash with the rising-star Darren Till at UFC Liverpool last month amounted to an incredibly tactical affair, all things considered, and while he didn’t get the nod from the judges – he didn’t exactly lose too much of …

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Watch: Darren Till’s Brutal UFC Liverpool Weight-Cut Documented

Darren Till’s horrific weight-cut ahead of his UFC Liverpool matchup with Stephen Thompson is explored in a terrific new insight by Paddy Power. Last weekend, UFC Liverpool gave us the eagerly anticipated showdown between Stephen Thompson and hometown hero Darren Till. And while the contest itself amounted to a very tactical affair, fans were still treated to a razor-tight meeting between …

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Watch: Darren Till’s Walk To The Octagon Was An Instant-Classic

Darren Till set Liverpool’s Echo Arena on fire last night by walking out to Neil Diamond’s ‘Sweet Caroline’ just before his showdown with Stephen Thompson. For all of the differing opinions on the result of last night’s UFC Liverpool headliner between Darren Till and Stephen Thompson, if one thing was unanimously agreed upon, it was that Till’s walkout into the …

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Darren Till Earns Decision Victory In Hometown Of Liverpool Over Stephen Thompson

Darren Till has inserted himself right into the welterweight title picture. The build-up to his high-contender bout with Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson was dominated by the fact that the Liverpudlian had missed weight, jeopardising the fight taking place. It went ahead however, with the number 8 ranked Till prevailing by unanimous decision over the number one ranked Thompson. The fight was …

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Darren Till Apologises To His Fans For Missing Weight

Darren Till has owned up after he came in 3.5lbs over the 171lb limit ahead of his UFC Liverpool headlining bout against Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson. Today came the news that top prospect Darren Till had failed to make weight ahead of his homecoming bout against Stephen Thompson at UFC Liverpool and as a result, the matchup was put into a …

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