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Nick Diaz vs. Jorge Masvidal Is A Fight Between Two Welterweights With Chips On Their Shoulders

The MMA world was pleasantly surprised this week when ESPN broke the news that fan favorite Nick Diaz is expected to return next March in Las Vegas at UFC 235 when he takes on former Strikeforce/UFC alum Jorge Masvidal in what is sure to be one of the most highly-anticipated welterweight bouts of 2019. Both […]

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Santiago Ponzinibbio: Tyron Woodley Knows I’m Going To Knock Him Out

Santiago Ponzinibbio believes Tyron Woodley knows he’s on borrowed time. Last night (Nov. 17), Ponzinibbio took on Neil Magny in the main event of UFC Argentina. The action took place inside the Estadio Mary Teran de Weiss in Buenos Aires, Argentina. “Gente Boa” was on point throughout the fight with his jabs and leg kicks. He ended up […]

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Mike Perry Explains How Jon Jones Taught Him The ‘Secret’ To MMA

Mike Perry credits Jon Jones with teaching him the “secret” to mixed martial arts. Perry is a newer member of Jackson-Wink MMA. He joined the camp ahead of his bout with Paul Felder. “Platinum” won that contest via split decision. While Perry ended up being submitted by Donald Cerrone in his next outing, the welterweight […]

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Oscar De La Hoya Claims Liddell & Ortiz Will Earn Career-High Paydays

Oscar De La Hoya says Chuck Liddell and Tito Ortiz will receive the biggest paydays of their careers on Nov. 24. Liddell and Ortiz will collide for a third time in Golden Boy Promotions’ mixed martial arts debut. The main card will be available on pay-per-view. This will be “The Iceman’s” first bout since June […]

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Santiago Ponzinibbio Reveals Who He Wants to Fight Next, Shoots Down Darren Till

Santiago Ponzinibbio knows he’s in line for a big fight following his knockout win over Neil Magny and he’s already got an opponent in mind. Following his fourth round knockout victory, Ponzinibbio initially called for a title shot against champion Tyron Woodley but realistically he knows that Colby Covington is already in line for the […]

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Ricardo Lamas Says He Needs A Winning Streak Before UFC Title Talks

Ricardo Lamas says he’ll have to put together a winning streak before he can return to title contention. Lamas is coming off a third-round TKO victory over Darren Elkins. The bout took place last night (Nov. 17). The two did battle in the co-main event of UFC Argentina, which took place inside the Estadio Mary Teran […]

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Quote: Ryan Hall Will Be ‘Tough Fight’ For BJ Penn

BJ Penn is still trying to earn his first UFC win since 2010. “The Prodigy” hasn’t won a fight inside the Octagon since knocking out Matt Hughes in just 21 seconds at UFC 123. Since, Penn has gone on a five-fight losing streak since 2011. He suffered a majority decision defeat to Dennis Siver in […]

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Jake Shields Explains Why Diaz Brothers Have Been Inactive

Jake Shields has a simple explanation for the lengthy absences of the Diaz brothers. Nate Diaz hasn’t had a fight since Aug. 2016. Nick Diaz hasn’t competed since Jan. 2015. Nate was set to return earlier this month for UFC 230. He was scheduled to fight Dustin Poirier, but “The Diamond” was forced to pull […]

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Dana White Hopes DC Fights Jon Jones One More Time

It’s believed that UFC light heavyweight and heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will retire next year. “DC” has set a hard March deadline for his retirement, and it looks like he’s sticking to it. Cormier is coming off a successful heavyweight title defense against Derrick Lewis at UFC 230. Now, he claims to have just one […]

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Colby Covington: Ben Askren Is A Complete Joke

Colby Covington has some more words for Ben Askren. Askren is set to make his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) debut on Jan. 26. He’s expected to meet former UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler at UFC 233. Askren signed with the UFC following a historic trade, which saw Demetrious Johnson move to ONE Championship. Colby Covington […]

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