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Henry Cejudo: On The Cusp Of Making Himself Undeniable

Henry Cejudo will attempt to elevate his status into the pantheon of the all-time greats within the world combat sports by earning a second consecutively-held UFC title this weekend. Olympic gold medalist. UFC flyweight champion. UFC bantamweight champion. The man who ended Demetrious Johnson’s legendary winning-streak. The fighter who took out TJ Dillashaw in under a minute. Dissect each of …

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Henry Cejudo: People Warned Me That Dillashaw Was Dirty

The UFC flyweight champion Henry Cejudo has claimed that he was aware of rumours surrounding his rival TJ Dillashaw prior to facing him in Brooklyn. The 135lb champion failed in his pursuit of another title when Cejudo beat him in 32 seconds at UFC Brooklyn at the start of the year. In the time since, Dillashaw has, of course, relinquished …

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Blaine O’Driscoll On Nathan Greyson: “I’ll Put The Last Nail In His Coffin”

The newly-crowned WWFC flyweight champion Blaine O’Driscoll is looking to settle the score with the man who should have shared the cage with him for his first world-title shot late last year. O’Driscoll was set to compete against then-Cage Warriors flyweight champion Nathan Greyson at CW99 last November before his opponent pulled out, claiming that he was unable to make weight for …

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Henry Cejudo Vs. TJ Dillashaw – Our Fight Prediction

Henry Cejudo and TJ Dillashaw will meet in the UFC Brooklyn headliner for the flyweight title tomorrow night and with that in mind, here’s our prediction. This is severely under-rated super-fight between two of the very best fighters in the lighter divisions and an absolutely cracking headliner for the UFC’s debut on ESPN. A lot has been said about the …

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Benavidez: The Flyweights Are All Rooting For Henry Cejudo

Joseph Benavidez has put his support behind his division’s champion Henry Cejudo as he looks to defeat the man who claims he has been sent to kill 125lbs. Flyweight is in something of an odd spot after its longtime champion Demetrious Johnson was picked up by rising Asian promotion ONE Championship and several of the division’s fighters were released from their …

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Watch: Ariel Helwani’s Sensational Plan For Cejudo Vs. Dillashaw At UFC 233

Ariel Helwani shared his absolutely genius plan for the UFC 233 flyweight title showdown between Henry Cejudo and TJ Dillashaw. The fight is all-but-confirmed to be the one that closes the UFC flyweight division once and for all. It’s no secret that the promotion hadn’t been overly thrilled with the weight-class’ presence during the long reign of the former champion …

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Report: UFC To Dissolve The Flyweight Division By Year’s End

The UFC are reportedly planning on scrapping their flyweight division ahead of champion Henry Cejudo’s move up to bantamweight to challenge TJ Dillashaw for the title. FloCombat reported first that the promotion are planning on following up the exit of the division’s most successful champion by axing the weight-class from their roster. According to the same reports, not all of the current …

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ONE Announce Flyweight & Lightweight Grand Prix Tournaments

ONE Championship has made yet another big play, announcing grand-prix tournaments for both their flyweight and lightweight divisions. The Asian promotion have done everything in their power to elevate their status within the MMA world in recent times with marquee signings like Eddie Alvarez and Demetrious Johnson. Competition across the field is always a healthy thing for the sport as …

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