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UFC 242’s Confirmed Fight-Card In Its Entirety

UFC 242 fight-week is upon us and with that in mind, here’s the Abu Dhabi event’s entire confirmed fight card in full.  Of course, the bulk of the attention will be fixated on the scintillating lightweight title clash taking place in the night’s main-event but with several guaranteed barn-burners to be found from top-to-bottom, UFC 242 is looking set to …

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Justin Gaethje Believes He Is Khabib’s Toughest Fight At 155lbs

Lightweight contender Justin Gaethje believes that his style is tailor-made to cause the divisional champion Khabib Nurmagomedov some serious problems. ‘The Highlight’ was the toast of the mixed martial arts world by the time Sunday morning came around after he scored his second consecutive first-round KO – this time over perennial contender Edson Barboza. Now, the big question in the …

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Watch: Justin Gaethje Slams UFC For Cerrone’s Placement In Rankings

Justin Gaethje has fired shots at the UFC for their often-controversial ranking system following his huge win over Edson Barboza in Philadelphia. Gaethje was perfect in his return to the UFC octagon today, knocking out the perennial contender Edson Barboza in the very first round of their UFC on ESPN headliner. Well…this is going exactly as expected! 🔥@EdsonBarbozaJr and @Justin_Gaethje …

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Barboza Promises War With Gaethje: “I’m Ready For Pain”

Edson Barboza has promised that his UFC Philadelphia showdown with Justin Gaethje will no be just as violent as its billing – given both men’s reputations. Two of the game’s finest action fighters paired up for a pivotal matchup for each of their UFC lightweight title aspirations. UFC Philadelphia could well have an instant-classic on their hands by the times …

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Edson Barboza Vs. Justin Gaethje: Our Official Prediction

Edson Barboza and Justin Gaethje will collide inside the octagon for tomorrow night’s unmissable UFC Philadelphia main-event headliner. Two of the most technically astute action fighters on the roster today, colliding for a scheduled (but likely unrequired) five-rounds in a fight that should prove crucial for their hopes of cracking the 155lb top-5. Justin Gaethje has well and truly delivered …

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Justin Gaethje’s One ‘Small Complaint’ About Potentially Dying Inside The Octagon

One of the most exciting fighters to ever compete inside the octagon has called for a greater level of compensation for athletes expected to go five rounds. Since signing for the UFC, Justin Gaethje has become one of the promotion’s most unmissable fighters. An absolutely vicious competitor that has been involved in instant-classic after instant-classic, he has now been lined …

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Top Ten UFC Fights To Look Forward To In Early 2019

Mixed martial arts fans have quite a lot of fantastic action to look forward to over the course of the next few months, here’s our pick for the top-10 matchups on the horizon for early 2019. Honourable mentions Israel Adesanya vs. Anderson Silva: UFC 234 – Feb 10 James Vick vs. Paul Felder: UFC Pheonix – Feb 17 Derrick Lewis …

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Edson Barboza Vs. Justin Gaethje In The Works For UFC Nashville

UFC Nashville in March is reportedly close to getting an absolutely scintilating lightweight clash between Edson Barboza and Justin Gaethje. Somehow I get the feeling that even watching this matchup will leave you with bruised legs. Two of the most devastating leg-kickers and all-round action fighters in the game today are being looked at for March’s UFC Nashville as Edson …

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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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Kevin Lee Misses Weight For UFC Atlantic City Headlining Bout

Kevin Lee has missed weight for his UFC Atlantic City headlining matchup against Edson Barboza tomorrow night. After the drama that came with UFC 223’s insane fight-week, we could have done with a smooth buildup to this weekend’s crucial lightweight clash between Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee, but it has emerged in the last few minutes that this was not …

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Watch: Daniel Cormier Previews Edson Barboza Vs. Kevin Lee

Allow UFC commentator and 205lb champion Daniel Cormier to hype you up for this weekend’s crucial lightweight clash at UFC Atlantic City. Two of the lightweight division’s very best meet at UFC Atlantic City this weekend as headliners Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee attempt to single themselves out as one of the top contenders for the champ Khabib Nurmagomedov’s first …

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