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Watch: UFC 241’s Tantalising Official Promo For Diaz Vs. Pettis

The UFC’s official YouTube have dropped an exceptional video for the upcoming UFC 241 showdown between Nate Diaz and Anthony Pettis.  The heavyweight clash between defending champion Daniel Cormier and his former foe Stipe Miocic may well be sitting in the night’s top-billed showdown, but in many people’s eyes, it will be the co-main event matchup that will draw the …

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Frankie Edgar Announces Move To The Bantamweight Division

Frankie Edgar has confirmed that he will finally make his debut in the UFC bantamweight division following the most recent setback to his title-aspirations. Not that the performance he turned in at UFC 240 was an awful one by any stretch, but even still, size matters and in recent times, that fact has become more and more clear. Edgar’s longtime …

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Our Alternative UFC Pound-For-Pound Rankings: August 2019

The UFC’s pound-for-pound rankings remain as divisive as ever and with that in mind, we want to give our own take on how the top-15 should look.  To be honest, the P4P rankings are completely and utterly pointless in the grand scheme of things. Of course, there is the common misconception that the UFC are in some way responsible for …

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Five Reasons Why Bantamweight Is Perfect For Frankie Edgar

Frankie Edgar officially declared his intention to move to 135lbs after suffering defeat over five rounds at the hands of Max Holloway at UFC 240. Though by no means a devastating loss, Edgar now finds himself effectively frozen out of the featherweight title picture and while his greatest moments inside the octagon were to be found at 155lbs, the idea …

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Cris Cyborg Demands Apologies From Dana White & Joe Rogan

Cris Cyborg has fired shots at both Dana White and Joe Rogan over comments they made about her several years ago, before she signed to the UFC.  The comments came both from a post-fight press conference in which White said that Justino ‘looked like Wanderlei Silva in a dress’ as well as an edition of The Joe Rogan Experience podcast where UFC …

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Max Holloway Vs. Frankie Edgar: Our Official Prediction

UFC 240’s main-event will see the featherweight champion Max Holloway return from his failed pursuit of interim-lightweight glory to face a familiar foe. Not that they’re familiar in terms of shared cage minutes but this matchup, of course, will not stand as the first time that these two have been scheduled to fight each other. At the time, Holloway’s loss …

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LIVE NOW: UFC 240 Weigh-Ins ft. Holloway, Edgar, Cyborg & More

UFC 240’s weigh-ins are scheduled to get underway at 11pm Irish/UK time on Friday evening and will feature all of the stars competing on tomorrow’s card. Despite its lack of big names, UFC 240 is quite an underrated event – one that will provide a showcase for several promising rising stars, all while being bolstered by some quietly excellent matchmaking …

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Max Holloway Set To Defend Title At UFC 240 Against Frankie Edgar

According to multiple sources, both Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar have verbally agreed to face off for the featherweight title at UFC 240 in Edmonton, Canada. This marks the third time that the UFC have tried to book a fight between ‘Blessed’ and ‘The Answer’, however, it fell through on the previous two occasions due to injury. Edgar was forced …

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Brian Ortega Vs. Zabit Magomedsharipov Set For UFC 240

Brian Ortega’s return to the UFC octagon is close to being finalised for UFC 240, with him set to take on the highly-touted Zabit Magomedsharipov. On a day in which we learned of the scintillating lightweight showdown between Tony Ferguson and Donald Cerrone, it was going to be hard for the UFC to top it with another fight-announcement. And sure, …

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