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Deiveson Figueiredo Finished Alex Perez In Under Two Minutes At UFC 255

Deiveson Figueiredo (20-1) submitted Alex Perez (24-6) to successfully defend the flyweight title at UFC 255 from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. Perez and Figueiredo traded devastating kicks to open the bout. Figueiredo dropped down for the leg, Perez briefly took his back, but the champ turned right into the guillotine and earned the […]

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Valentina Shevchenko Defended Her Flyweight Title At UFC 255

Valentina Shevchenko (20-3) successfully defended the flyweight title against Jennifer Maia (18-7-1), earning a unanimous decision victory at UFC 255 from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. Shevchenko opened the first round strong, attacking Maia out of the gate before taking her to the ground. Maia maintained guard from the bottom, holding Shevchenko close, but […]

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Fabricio Werdum Has Joined The Professional Fighter League

One of the most accomplished fighters in MMA history, Fabricio Werdum has officially joined the Professional Fighters League, the organization announced on Tuesday. “Adding a fighter at the world champion caliber of Fabricio Werdum is next level for the Professional Fighters League,” said Ray Sefo, President of PFL Fighter Operations. “I know the rest of […]

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Retired After Submitting Justin Gaethje At UFC 254

After Khabib Nurmagomedov (29-0) submitted Justin Gaethje (22-3) to retain the UFC lightweight belt in the main event of UFC 254 at The Arena, Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, the unbeaten champion retired from professional fighting. Nurmagomedov was emotional after the fight, his first since losing his father back in July. Nurmagomedov […]

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Tyron Woodley Has the Perfect Response for Every Question at UFC Press Conference: ‘Black Lives Matter’

Screenshot: MMA Junkie If you find yourself entertained by elite athletes getting punched in the face, or suffering the brutal agony of a rear-naked choke, then you might want to tune in to UFC Vegas 11 on Saturday. Advertisement More specifically, you might want to tune in to the slugfest between Colby Covington and Tyron […]

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Khabib Nurmagomedov And Justin Gaethje’s UFC Lightweight Title Fight Is Set For October

After earning a referee stoppage in May against Tony Ferguson to capture the interim UFC lightweight championship, Justin Gaethje finally has a date for his showdown with the champ, Khabib Nurmagomedov. UFC president Dana White confirmed Tuesday that Nurmagomedov will make his long-anticipated return to the Octagon on October 24 against Gaethje at a to-be-determined […]

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Israel Adesanya Will Put His UFC Middleweight Title On The Line Against Paulo Costa In September

After successfully fending off Yoel Romero in his first UFC middleweight title defense, the unbeaten Israel Adesanya (19-0) has agreed to fight the returning Paulo Costa on September 19, per ESPN. Costa (13-0) suffered a torn left biceps in a separate decision win over Romero, but the top contender for the belt isn’t waiting around […]

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Alexander Volkanovski Stunned Max Holloway With A Decision Victory At UFC 251

Seven months after their first showdown, Alexander Volkanovski (22-1) made good on his promise to keep his featherweight title run going with a decision victory over Max Holloway (21-6) at UFC 251 from “Fight Island” in Abu Dhabi. Volkanovski and Holloway needed much of the first round to get reacquainted, with neither fighter in a […]

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