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Khalil Rountree Jr.

Valentina Shevchenko Claims Oblique Kick Should “Probably” Be Banned

Valentina Shevchenko has sided with a large portion of MMA fans who want the dangerous oblique kick to be banned from the sport. After an oblique kick cut Modestas Bukauskas' night short and rounded off a solid performance for Khalil Rountree Jr. at UFC Vegas 36, the majority of fans...

Bukauskas & Rountree Both Discuss Controversial UFC Vegas 36 Bout

Modestas Bukauskas and Khalil Rountree Jr. have both discussed their recent bout, which ended with a nasty injury for the Lithuanian-British light heavyweight. The pair collided on the UFC Vegas 36 main card this past weekend. After dominating on the feet throughout, and even breaking Bukauskas' nose, Rountree ended the...

Khalil Rountree Jr. To Postpone Retirement, Signs New UFC Deal

Khalil Rountree Jr. will not be retiring after all. The fan-favorite light heavyweight announced his next fight would be his last. He was then booked to face Sam Alvey on March 28 but the event was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. He has not gotten a fight booked since...

UFC Copenhagen Highlights: Ion Cutelaba Smashes Khalil Rountree Jr.

Ion Cutelaba smashed Khalil Rountree Jr. at UFC Copenhagen The two fighters met in a light heavyweight bout at the UFC Copenhagen event on ESPN+ from the Royal Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark. In round one, Cutelaba took him down and then smashed him with strikes and elbows on the ground to...