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Neil Magny Issues Classy Statement After Loss To Michael Chiesa

Neil Magny has released a statement following his loss to Michael Chiesa in the main event of UFC Fight Island 8. Magny was looking to extend his winning streak to four and prove he is a top welterweight. He entered the fight as the betting favorite and on a hot...

Michael Chiesa Dominates Neil Magny At UFC Fight Island 8

Michael Chiesa vs. Neil Magny wasn’t what fans had probably hoped to see.  The two fighters met in a welterweight bout on Wednesday (January 20, 2021) at the UFC Fight Island 8  event from Fight Island in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. Chiesa went into the fight with a takedown game plan...

UFC Fight Island 8 Weigh-in Results

The UFC holds a rare event on Wednesday as UFC Fight Island 8 goes down live on January 20 and the main event between Michael Chiesa and Neil Magny is a go. Michael Chiesa is coming off a decision win over Rafael dos Anjos last January. It was his third...

Neil Magny Plans To Make Michael Chiesa Rethink Fighting Career

Neil Magny intends on making Michael Chiesa rethink his purpose in this sport by the conclusion of their bout this Wednesday. Michael Chiesa is currently the #8-ranked welterweight in the UFC. But during his fight with Neil Magny at UFC Fight Island 8, Magny expects Chiesa to consider leaving it...

Chiesa vs. Magny Jan. 20 Main Event, Edwards/Chimaev To Be Rebooked

Michael Chiesa and Neil Magny will now headline UFC Fight Night 185 after the promotion made the decision to reschedule Leon Edwards vs. Khamzat Chimaev for the second time. It was reported Tuesday morning that Khamzat Chimaev was forced to withdraw from his UFC Fight Night 185 bout against Leon...

Michael Chiesa vs. Neil Magny Set For Jan. 20 UFC Fight Night Event

Another bout between two ranked welterweights has been added to the January 20 Fight Night card when Michael Chiesa battles Neil Magny. As reported by ESPN, fans will be treated to a very high-level welterweight scrap when Michael Chiesa (#8) takes on Neil Magny (#9). This fight will take place...

Michael Chiesa Explains Why Taking Khamzat Chimaev Fight Isn’t A Smart Move

Michael Chiesa believes fighting Khamzat Chimaev right now isn't a smart move for a lot of welterweight contenders. Ever since July, Chimaev has been the talk of the town with three dominant wins and now Dana White has said his next fight will be the main event against a ranked...

Vicente Luque Plans To KO Nate Diaz But Would Take Michael Chiesa Fight

Vicente Luque has two names in mind for his next Octagon appearance. Nate Diaz or Michael Chiesa. At UFC Vegas 5 last Saturday, Luque picked up another knockout win as he scored a second-round KO over Randy Brown. It was a solid performance for the now 10th ranked welterweight, who...

UFC’s Geoff Neal Goes Off On Michael Chiesa: ‘He’s Being A B*tch’

Geoff Neal has had enough of waiting around for a response from Michael Cheisa. Neal has not been receiving fight offers and he is none too pleased about it. Neal turned in a first-round TKO victory over Mike Perry back in Dec. 2019. While it looked like Neal was on...

UFC Welterweight Michael Chiesa Has No Plans To Fight During Pandemic

Don't expect Michael Chiesa to compete during the coronavirus pandemic. Chiesa was last seen in action back in January. He scored a unanimous decision victory over former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. "The Maverick" is riding a three-fight winning streak but he isn't jumping at the chance to get...

Michael Chiesa Offers Explanation For Colby Covington Callout

Michael Chiesa insists his callout of Colby Covington isn't personal. Chiesa emerged victorious in his bout with Rafael dos Anjos last night (Jan. 25). After the bout, Chiesa made his post-fight speech short and sweet. He simply called out Covington, who is coming off a fifth-round TKO loss against Kamaru...

Michael Chiesa Decisions Rafael Dos Anjos at UFC Raleigh

Michael Chiesa scored a decision win over Rafael Dos Anjos at UFC Raleigh. The two fighters met in a welterweight bout at the UFC Raleigh event on Saturday night (January 25, 2020) from the PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina on ESPN+.  It was all about who could score a takedown...

Michael Chiesa In Favor Of Canelo Alvarez vs. Jorge Masvidal

Michael Chiesa isn't opposed to seeing Canelo Alvarez and Jorge Masvidal do battle in a boxing ring. Alvarez is the WBA Super, WBC middleweight champion and he holds the WBO light heavyweight gold. Masvidal's stock has never been higher, riding a three-fight winning streak and capturing the one-time-only BMF title...

Rafael dos Anjos vs. Michael Chiesa Set For UFC Raleigh

Rafael dos Anjos and Michael Chiesa are on a collison course for Jan. 25. ESPN's Brett Okamoto reported that dos Anjos vs. Chiesa has been agreed to for UFC Raleigh. This will be Chiesa's third bout since moving up to the welterweight division. This will be dos Anjos' eighth fight...

Kevin Lee Open to a Rematch Against Michael Chiesa

Michael Chiesa has been finding success since making the move up to 170, thus far going 2-0 at the expense of veterans Carlos Condit and Diego Sanchez. But there is one past opponent at lightweight that Chiesa would like to take another stab at: “The Motown Phenom” Kevin Lee,...