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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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Rafael Dos Anjos Vs. Kevin Lee: Our Official Prediction

Rafael dos Anjos will welcome the former UFC interim-lightweight title challenger Kevin Lee to 170lbs in the UFC Rochester main-event. And in many ways, it’s a move that has been in the pipeline for quite some time now. Lee, whose progress at lightweight has been stunted somewhat of late faced harsh setbacks to top contenders Tony Ferguson and most recently …

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Kevin Lee To Debut At Welterweight Against Rafael Dos Anjos

The former UFC interim-lightweight title challenger Kevin Lee will make his welterweight debut at UFC Rochester, taking on Rafael dos Anjos in the main-event. Lee is a prime example of one of those fighters who would thrive with the implementation of a 165lb weight-class. On the heavy side amongst all of those at 155lbs, The Motown Phenom’s height and rangey …

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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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Who Beats Khabib? – Assessing The Chances Of His Rivals

At 27-0, the most impressive record in the game is in his hands but with a massive target now on his back, who exactly has the best shot at defeating Khabib Nurmagomedov? If you weren’t a believer before, surely his dominant win over Conor McGregor last weekend was enough to make this guy’s talent undeniable. Khabib is more-than-deserving of his …

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Kevin Lee: McGregor Will Probably Sleep Khabib

The lightweight contender believes that Conor McGregor has a very good chance of catching Khabib Nurmagomedov in their UFC 229 headlining showdown. Lee is a man who will certainly have his eye on the winner of that fight, no matter which way it goes. As a true stylistic clash for the ages, the general consensus seems to be that the …

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Kevin Lee Calls For ‘Madman’ Justin Gaethje Next

UFC lightweight contender Kevin Lee was clearly impressed with Justin Gaethje’s win last weekend, calling for him to throw down with him next time around. To be fair, it was a highly-impressive way to answer your critics. Many had already written off the seemingly one-dimensional Gaethje on the back of a two-fight losing-streak and yet, despite virtually everyone giving their …

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Watch: Chael Sonnen – “Kevin Lee Will Fight Khabib Nurmagomedov Next”

Chael Sonnen outlines exactly why Kevin Lee will be the next in line to face off against lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. After a period of complete and utter uncertainty in the 155lb division, UFC 223’s frankly insane fight-week culminated in the unbeaten Russian grappler Khabib Nurmagomedov hoisting the promotional lightweight onto his shoulder after serving up yet another absolute mauling, …

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Kevin Lee On Conor McGregor’s Actions At The UFC 223 Media Day

UFC Atlantic City’s headliner gives his take on Conor McGregor’s actions on the now-infamous UFC 223 media day earlier this month. UFC lightweight Kevin Lee didn’t exactly do himself any favours after he missed weight for his headlining matchup against Edson Barboza this weekend, losing out on 20% of his purse to the Brazilian. One pound was the deficit and …

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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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