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Kevin Lee: Michael Chandler Is Not A Top Contender At Lightweight

Kevin Lee is giving credit to Michael Chandler as an opportunist but not so much as an elite fighter in the UFC’s lightweight division. Michael Chandler’s UFC debut could not have gone better. After establishing his name as a champion and top competitor at Bellator for years, Chandler finally made...

Kevin Lee Targets Return Against Tony Ferguson

Kevin Lee is looking to run things back with Tony Ferguson. After Lee suffered a submission loss to Charles Oliveira at UFC Brasilia, he said he wanted to take some time off. Although the goal was to still train, he ended up tearing both his knees and needing double knee...

Kevin Lee: McGregor Loss Rose His Stock & Now Means I Can Fight Him

UFC lightweight Kevin Lee believes that Conor McGregor’s loss to Dustin Poirier at UFC 257 was great for everyone, including McGregor and himself. Dustin Poirier entered the Octagon at UFC 257 as nearly a 3 to 1 underdog to defeat Conor McGregor in the night’s main event. He left as...

Kevin Lee: Khabib Will Return From Retirement To Fight Me

Kevin Lee remains confident that he and Khabib Nurmagomedov will meet in the Octagon down the line. For years, Kevin Lee has been calling out Khabib Nurmagomedov for a fight, even when no one else seemed to want anything to do with the undefeated Dagestani. But as Nurmagomedov kept winning...

Kevin Lee Doubts Michael Chandler Will Fare Well In The UFC

UFC lightweight contender, Kevin Lee doesn't think former Bellator champion, Michael Chandler will fare well in the UFC. Dana White announced the former champion signed with the UFC on Thursday and would serve as the backup fighter for the title fight. Yet, for Lee, he believes this is a chance...

UFC Lightweight Kevin Lee Suffers Second ACL Tear In His Other Knee

Kevin Lee was recovering from a torn ACL, only to suffer the same injury with his other knee. Lee has had a string of bad luck. The "Motown Phenom" has gone 1-3 in his last four outings. Lee said he planned to take some time off after his submission loss...

Kevin Lee Says He’d Help GSP Train For Khabib Nurmagomedov

Kevin Lee is willing to assist Georges St-Pierre in preparation for Khabib Nurmagomedov. It's no secret that St-Pierre and Nurmagomedov have expressed interest in fighting one another. The bout hasn't materialized to this point. That's because UFC president Dana White has been hesitant about booking the matchup due to a...

Kevin Lee Set To Undergo Surgery For Torn ACL

UFC lightweight Kevin Lee has confirmed he will be out of action for a while. Earlier this month, Lee appeared on SiriusXM's The Luke Thomas Show and revealed he believed to have an ACL issue. "The Motown Phenom" is coming off a submission loss to Charles Oliveira. After finally getting...

Kevin Lee Speaks On UFC Brasilia Loss

Kevin Lee spoke to reporters following his UFC Brasilia defeat. Last night (March 14), Lee and Charles Oliveira did battle in the main event of UFC Brasilia. The bout was contested inside the Ginasio Nilson Nelson in Brasilia, Brazil. This event was closed to the public over fears of the...

Jorge Masvidal Blasts Kevin Lee Following UFC Brasilia

Jorge Masvidal has put Kevin Lee on blast following UFC Brasilia. Earlier tonight (March 14), UFC Brasilia took place inside the Ginasio Nilson Nelson. This ended up being an empty arena show due to fears of the coronavirus. The main event was a lightweight clash between Lee and Charles Oliveira....

UFC Brasilia Highlights: Charles Oliveira Submits Kevin Lee

Kevin Lee vs. Charles Oliveira is in the books. The two fighters met in a lightweight bout at the UFC Brasilia on Saturday night (March 14, 2020) from the Ginasio Nilson Nelson in Brasilia, Brazil that aired on ESPN+.  In the third round, Lee went for a takedown but Oliveira...

Kevin Lee Claims Justin Gaethje Turned Down UFC Bout

Kevin Lee has made the claim that Justin Gaethje was offered a bout with him but turned it down. Tonight (March 14), Lee will do battle with Charles Oliveira in the main event of UFC Brasilia. "The Motown Phenom" is hoping to earn his second victory in a row. He's...

Charles Oliveira Respects Kevin Lee But Thinks He’s Better At ‘Everything’ Ahead Of UFC Brasilia

Charles Oliveira is taking Kevin Lee seriously but he feels he's got him beat in all areas of MMA. Tonight (March 14), Oliveira and Lee will collide in the main event of UFC Brasilia. The bout will be contested inside the Ginasio Nilson Nelson. The event is closed off to...

Diego Sanchez Goes On Rant After Kevin Lee Misses Weight For UFC Brasilia

Diego Sanchez is not happy that IV use is banned for weight cuts under USADA. Ever since the UFC introduced USADA for its anti-doping measures, it has made an impact. Whether you like it or hate it, USADA is here to stay and has been since 2015. While some have...

UFC Brasilia Weigh-in Results: Kevin Lee Misses Weight

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is in Brasilia, Brazil this Saturday, March 14 for a closed-door event due to the Coronavirus. Although no fans will be in attendance the event will go on. In the main event, Kevin Lee will look to extend his winning streak to two when...