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Henry Cejudo Hints At The Demise Of The UFC 125lb Division

The reigning champion of the UFC’s flyweight division, Henry Cejudo, has hinted that the weight-class might not be around for much longer. When Cejudo managed to upset the odds by handing the longtime champion Demetrious Johnson his first career as a flyweight, who could ever have imagined that the former pound-for-pound number-1 would be part of a ground-breaking trade that …

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UFC 227’s Estimated PPV Numbers Have Been Revealed

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The estimated pay-per-view numbers for UFC 227 have been released and all things considered, they’re not awful. UFC 227 was a successful event by all accounts. The fights delivered, the gate was strong,  and when Monday came around – there were more than a few fresh narratives and talking-points for us to sink our teeth into. Demetrious Johnson’s era of dominance over …

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TJ Dillashaw Will Fight Henry Cejudo Next On One Condition

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TJ Dillashaw responded to the challenge of the UFC flyweight champion Henry Cejudo as he made it clear that he wanted a shot at the 135lb belt next. When Cejudo’s hand was raised after going a tightly-contested five-rounds at UFC 227 – there was a strange feeling felt within the MMA world. Some expressed their frustration for what seemed to be …

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Watch: Henry Cejudo Calls Out TJ Dillashaw Following UFC 227 Win

After shocking the world by defeating Demetrious Johnson over the course of five-rounds at UFC 227 last night, Henry Cejudo wasted no time in calling for a super-fight with TJ Dillashaw. The pound-for-pound king that is Demetrious Johnson was finally ousted from his spot atop the UFC’s flyweight division. Henry Cejudo managed to impose his gameplan on his opponent enough …

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The Stakes: TJ Dillashaw vs. Cody Garbrandt II

We break down what exactly is at stake when TJ Dillashaw looks to record another win over Team Alpha Male’s Cody Garbrandt at UFC 227 tonight. TJ Dillashaw in three words: Creative, Confident, Sniper Notable wins: Renan Barao x2, Raphael Assuncao, John Lineker, Cody Garbrandt Highest high: His win over Cody the first time around was amazing, don’t get me wrong, but despite …

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How & When Do I Watch The UFC 25th Anniversary Presser Tonight?

Find out how to experience tonight’s UFC presser and weigh-in ahead of what should be a memorable night outside of the octagon. The promotion’s 25th-anniversary press conference is set to get underway this evening and after the surprise announcement that Nate Diaz will return from his self-imposed hiatus to face Dustin Poirier, expect fireworks when the pair show up later …

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Top-8 MMA Matchups To Look Forward To

It may come as a relief to some that despite the year’s marquee fight having passed, we still have some absolute crackers to look forward to. Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier was a fight – and an event – that lived up to all of our expectations but with that slowly fading into the past, here are the top eight …

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Alexander Gustafsson To Face Volkan Oezdemir At UFC 227

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - MAY 28: Alexander Gustafsson squares off with Golver Teixeira during the UFC Fight Night event at Ericsson Globe on May 28, 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Michael Campanella/Getty Images)

Alexander Gustafsson has reportedly made a verbal agreement to take on dangerous light-heavyweight contender Volkan Oezdemir at UFC 227. A year is a long stretch to spend out of the octagon and while Gustafsson’s last victory might have been massively impressive, he has cut a quiet figure on the 205lb scene in recent times. That’s not to say he hasn’t …

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