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UFC Fight Night Denver Medical Suspensions: Yair Rodriguez Facing Potential 180-Day Layoff

Yair Rodriguez is facing a potential 180-day layoff following his memorable battle with Chan Sung Jung at UFC Fight Night 139 in Denver.
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Israel Adesanya To Meet With Dana White In Australia, Discuss Potential Title Fight

Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White will be meeting up with UFC middleweight contender Israel Adesanya during his time down under to discuss a potential future title fight in the 185-pound division.
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‘Cowboy’ Cerrone Hints at Potential Conor McGregor Fight: ‘Just Waiting on Him’

A few years back, there was some serious heat for a possible bout between Donald Cerrone and Conor McGregor. Now, Cerrone is hinting that the matchup could come to fruition.
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‘Cowboy’ Cerrone Hints at Potential Conor McGregor Fight: ‘Just Waiting on Him’

A few years back, there was some serious heat for a possible bout between Donald Cerrone and Conor McGregor. Now, Cerrone is hinting that the matchup could come to fruition.
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Daniel Cormier Targeting UFC 235 for Potential Retirement Fight vs. Brock Lesnar

After stepping in on short notice to help save the UFC 230 main event, the end is in sight for Daniel Cormier.
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Midnight Mania! DC Predicts Potential Khabib-GSP Superfight

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The rumor is, Khabib Nurmagomedov might be facing all-time welterweight great Georges St. Pierre sometime in 2019. If the fight does go down, who wins will largely be predicated on wrestling. Daniel Cormier, Khabib’s teammate, this weekend’s UFC 230 headliner and a man who knows a little bit about wrestling, predicts that Khabib will win- but it won’t be an easy fight, an assessment Khabib himself agrees with. Via MMAFighting.com:

“Khabib wins but this is his closest fight ever because you don’t just control Georges St-Pierre,” concluded Cormier. “But you’re asking me a loaded question because I’m never gonna say Khabib’s gonna lose.

“I think it’s a five-round decision. You don’t finish Georges St-Pierre, unless you are Matt Serra.”

He does think it’s the fight to make, though it will leave poor Tony Ferguson out in the cold. He also floated the ever-popular idea (at least to fighters lately) of fighting at 165, and said it is a big enough fight that it doesn’t require a belt on the line to make it compelling. That could bypass Dana White’s concern trolling that GSP would need to prove himself as a lightweight contender before getting a title shot.

“Khabib has a number of options,” Cormier said recently on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show. “Tony is great. I don’t dislike Tony Ferguson at all. I think he’s a phenomenal fighter, this dude’s a beast. I think he’s the tougher matchup for Khabib but I say do Khabib vs. Georges St-Pierre. That’s the fight. It’s big.”

“Matchup wise, Tony, tough, GSP, super tough; but the history and the matchup of a GSP fight, at 165. . .” Cormier said. “It doesn’t have to be for a belt. This is a big enough fight that it doesn’t have to be for a title. Make it a catchweight fight. When you’ve got names like Khabib and Georges, it can be for anything. Let those guys fight.”

The prospect of deciding potentially the greatest MMA grappler in history is an intriguing one. Of course, the UFC’s new signing, Ben Askren, also wants a piece of that action.


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You can’t admire the remarkable personal problems without running into the remarkable career.

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It’s almost time for the Popeyes showdown

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Cris Cyborg getting padwork in

This spinning elbow deserved a recap

Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov fan art- let us hope we do eventually see this cursed fight happen- fifth time’s the charm!

Claressa Shields, Cyborg’s training partner, doing work in the ring.

Daniel Cormier is going to get carpal tunnel in his injured hand

A reminder that Derrick Lewis makes a habit of finding last-minute knockouts

Tickets are still available if anyone in NYC wants to go to UFC 230…

I might need to renew that DAZN trial subscription if this happens…

When is the UFC making an official announcement on signing Ben Askren? Are they waiting to iron out contract details?

This kid is a phenom

Speaking of phenoms


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Halloween is coming up and this costume is really the perfect one for collecting candy. I never celebrated Halloween. My parents were those buzzkills who turned off all the lights and then served apples to kids who still rang the doorbell.

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UFC Middleweight Marvin Vettori Announces Potential Anti-Doping Violation

It’s been quite some time since Marvin Vettori has stepped into the Octagon, and there is a reason for that.
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UFC Middleweight Marvin Vettori Announces Potential Anti-Doping Violation

It’s been quite some time since Marvin Vettori has stepped into the Octagon, and there is a reason for that.
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UFC Middleweight Marvin Vettori Announces Potential Anti-Doping Violation

It’s been quite some time since Marvin Vettori has stepped into the Octagon, and there is a reason for that.
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UFC Middleweight Marvin Vettori Announces Potential Anti-Doping Violation

It’s been quite some time since Marvin Vettori has stepped into the Octagon, and there is a reason for that.
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