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Curtis Blaydes Willing To Wait For Derrick Lewis Fight In December

Derrick Lewis proved Curtis Blaydes wrong last weekend after knocking out Alexey Olenik in the second round at UFC Vegas 6. "I picked Alexey to win because I thought if he gets that one takedown it's gonna be game over," Blaydes told MMANews "But Derek (Lewis), showed some pretty...

Derrick Lewis Has Three Opponents In Mind Following UFC Vegas 6 Win

Derrick Lewis is looking towards the future following his victory over Aleksei Oleinik. Lewis and Oleinik shared the Octagon on Aug. 8. The heavyweights collided in the main event of UFC on ESPN+ 32 inside the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. Lewis stopped Oleinik in the second round via...

Curtis Blaydes Theorizes Why UFC Boss Dana White Doesn’t Like Him

Curtis Blaydes believes UFC president Dana White dislikes him. Blaydes is coming off a mostly dominant unanimous decision victory over Alexander Volkov. Blaydes put on a wrestling clinic in their bout on June 20. While "Razor" was fading down the stretch, he didn't let the fight slip his grasp. Despite...

Curtis Blaydes Embraces Heel Role Following UFC on ESPN 11

Curtis Blaydes is content with making his detractors unhappy as long as he's getting the job done. Blaydes stepped inside the Octagon on Saturday night (June 20). He went one-on-one with former Bellator heavyweight champion Alexander Volkov. Ahead of the fight, Blaydes said he would "ragdoll" Volkov. Blaydes ended up...

UFC President Dana White Thinks Curtis Blaydes Has The ‘Wrong Attitude’

UFC boss Dana White isn't a fan of Curtis Blaydes' attitude or his performance at UFC on ESPN 11. In the main event of UFC on ESPN 11, Blaydes went one-on-one with Alexander Volkov on June 20. Blaydes looked dominant with his takedowns and control. In fact, he set a...

UFC on ESPN 11 Highlights: Curtis Blaydes Takes Out Alexander Volkov With Wrestling

Curtis Blaydes vs. Alexander Volkov didn’t succeed expectations.  The two fighters met in a heavyweight bout on Saturday night (June 20, 2020) at the UFC on ESPN 11 event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX. Complete domination by Blaydes, who broke the all-time UFC heavyweight record with most takedowns...

Heavyweight Curtis Blaydes Chimes In On UFC Fighter Pay

Curtis Blaydes is tired of the excuses when it comes to pay for UFC fighters. Blaydes is set to headline UFC on ESPN 11 this Saturday night (June 20). He'll collide with former Bellator heavyweight champion Alexander Volkov. "Razor" holds the number three spot on the UFC heavyweight rankings, while...

UFC Heavyweight Curtis Blaydes Clarifies Comments On Women’s MMA Fighters

Number three ranked UFC heavyweight, Curtis Blaydes, hopes to clear the air on his rant on women's MMA. Blaydes drew the ire of many when he criticized female fighters for using their sex appeal to hold roster spots. Fighters such as Paige VanZant and Pearl Gonzalez fired back at Blaydes...

Alexander Volkov Says His Striking Will Be Key In Curtis Blaydes Bout

Alexander Volkov is aware of Curtis Blaydes' wrestling ability but he feels his striking will be too much for "Razor" to handle. On June 20, Volkov and Blaydes will collide in a heavyweight tilt. The bout is scheduled to take place inside the UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada....

Curtis Blaydes Doubts Alexander Volkov Bout Goes The Distance

Curtis Blaydes doesn't believe his UFC on ESPN+ 31 bout with Alexander Volkov will go the distance. On June 20, Blaydes and Volkov will collide inside the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. This could be a pivotal bout in the UFC's heavyweight division. Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier III...

UFC Champion Stipe Miocic Fires Back At Critics Of His Absence

Stipe Miocic has heard the critics and he has no interest in entertaining them. Miocic hasn't competed since Aug. 2019 and fight fans are starting to become restless. While some don't blame Miocic as we're in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic and he's a first responder, others are simply...

Curtis Blaydes On Jon Jones’ Potential Heavyweight Run: ‘I Could Put Him Away’

Curtis Blaydes knows that one small mistake can end in a KO loss at heavyweight and he believes Jon Jones could have that very fate. Jones is in his second reign as the UFC light heavyweight champion. In his current run, "Bones" has earned three successful title defenses. He had...

Curtis Blaydes Frustrated With Stipe Miocic: ‘I Don’t Have Time To Wait For Old Men’

Curtis Blaydes is urging Stipe Miocic to make a decision or vacate his UFC gold. Miocic's next title defense is up in the air. While UFC president Dana White has claimed that Miocic agreed to a trilogy fight with Daniel Cormier, the Ohio native has denied this. With Miocic cleared...

Curtis Blaydes Won’t Wait Too Long For Title Shot Following UFC Raleigh

Curtis Blaydes knows he's close to a UFC heavyweight title opportunity but he won't wait around to get it. Last night (Jan. 25), Blaydes shared the Octagon with former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos. While dos Santos did a good job avoiding takedowns, he ended up being rocked in...

UFC Raleigh Highlights: Curtis Blaydes Finishes Junior Dos Santos

Curtis Blaydes vs. Junior Dos Santos ended as expected at UFC Raleigh. The two fighters met in a heavyweight bout at the UFC Raleigh event on Saturday night (January 25, 2020) from the PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina on ESPN+. In round two, Blaydes landed a crushing right hand...