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Zabit Magomedsharipov Is On His Way Back To The Octagon Hints Coach

Zabit Magomedsharipov may be on his way back to the Octagon after an absence of almost two years claims coach Mark Henry. Following back-to-back unanimous decision victories over two top UFC featherweight contenders in Calvin Kattar and Jeremy Stephens, ongoing health issues and a dispute with the promotion have unfortunately...

Coach Claims Conor McGregor Refused To Fight Frankie Edgar Multiple Times

Conor McGregor says he wants to fight Frankie Edgar, but 'The Answer's' coach isn't buying it. 'The Notorious' recently mentioned Edgar among the plethora of names he's willing to fight when he makes his MMA return in his recent interview with ESPN: “You know who else is at the top of...

Frankie Edgar Announces Move To Bantamweight

Frankie Edgar is finally moving down to bantamweight. According to ESPN's Brett Okamoto, the former UFC lightweight champion has confirmed he will move down to 135 pounds through his manager Ali Abdelaziz and coach Mark Henry: https://twitter.com/bokamotoESPN/status/1159137633148125185 Abdelaziz opened up on the move to Okamoto, confirming 'The Answer's' next fight would indeed...

Coach Says Bantamweight Is Clearest Path To UFC Title For Frankie Edgar

Ricardo Almeida isn't the only coach of Frankie Edgar's who wants "The Answer" to move down to bantamweight. At UFC 240, Edgar challenged Max Holloway for the featherweight gold. This was Edgar's third shot at the UFC featherweight title, including his interim championship fight back in July 2016. Once again,...

Coach: Max Holloway Ties Khabib For Toughest Opponent

Frankie Edgar's coach Mark Henry is used to preparing for Max Holloway by now. 'The Answer' will go head-to-head with 'Blessed' in the main event of tomorrow's (Sat., July 27, 2019) UFC 240 from Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It's the third time the fight has been...

Frankie Edgar & Coach Discuss Training With Magomedsharipov Brothers Ahead Of UFC 240

Frankie Edgar is more than happy to have Zabit and Hasan Magomedsharipov help him prepare for Max Holloway. Edgar will challenge Holloway for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight gold on July 27. The 145-pound title bout is expected to headline UFC 240 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. This will be...

Coach Mark Henry Talks Heated Moment With Dustin Poirier & Reconciliation

Eddie Alvarez's coach Mark Henry talks about his heated moment with Dustin Poirier as well as their reconciliation. At UFC Calgary last month, Poirier went one-on-one with Alvarez in the main event. The two did battle inside the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Poirier ended up winning the fight...

Eddie Alvarez Breaks His Silence Following TKO Loss to Dustin Poirier

Eddie Alvarez suffered a TKO loss to Dustin Poirier at UFC on FOX 30 but he's not passing the blame onto anyone else but himself. Alvarez fell to Poirier by second round TKO after the fighters were reset in the center of the Octagon following a foul that was committed...

Eddie Alvarez’s Coach Blames Himself For Illegal 12-6 Elbow

Eddie Alvarez's coach is taking the blame for his fighter's illegal elbow at UFC Calgary. Alvarez collided with Dustin Poirier a second time this past Saturday night (July 28). "The Underground King" found success early on, closing the distance and utilizing leg kicks. Once Alvarez went for takedowns in the...

Coach: Eddie Alvarez Lines up With Khabib Better Than Anyone

Eddie Alvarez's coach believes his fighter has the tools and smarts to defeat Khabib Nurmagomedov. Alvarez is set to take on Dustin Poirier in a rematch. The two will clash against on July 28 inside the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Alvarez vs. Poirier II is set to headline UFC Calgary. Alvarez and...

Edgar’s Coach: I Would Love to See Frankie at Bantamweight

Frankie Edgar's coach likes the idea of a move to bantamweight. Edgar recently suffered the first knockout loss of his professional mixed martial arts career. "The Answer" was set to challenge Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight title holder Max Holloway at UFC 222. That didn't happen as Holloway went down...

Mark Henry Says Eddie Alvarez Will Thrive as TUF Coach

Renowned mixed martial arts (MMA) coach Mark Henry believes Eddie Alvarez is suited for his role as a coach on season 26 of "The Ultimate Fighter." MMA Latest News recently caught up with Henry, who talked about Alvarez as a coach and whether or not a rematch with Dustin Poirier was...

Mark Henry Says Edson Barboza Should Get Interim Title Bout With Tony Ferguson

Count head coach Mark Henry as someone who'd like to see Edson Barboza and Tony Ferguson battle in a rematch. Back in Dec. 2015, Ferugson submitted Barboza in the second round. The bout earned both men "Fight of the Night" bonuses. During the fight, "El Cucuy" had a point taken...

Frankie Edgar’s Coach Alludes To Possible Move Down To UFC’s 135-Pound Division

https://youtu.be/aE5ahcXIJtM In speaking with Ariel Helwani on Monday's edition of "The MMA Hour," Frankie Edgar's coach Mark Henry implied that "The Answer" for the former UFC 155 pound champion might be a move to 135-pounds after coming up short in his attempt to become interim 145-pound champion against Jose Aldo...

Frankie Edgar’s Coach Taunts Conor McGregor With Sarcastic Comment For Avoiding Fight

Now that it's out in the open and officially confirmed by the UFC that UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor is moving up to challenge Rafael dos Anjos to attempt to win the UFC Lightweight Championship and hold both titles simultaneously, the Frankie Edgar camp is doing their part to...