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Michael Chiesa Says Diego Sanchez ‘Touched My Butthole’ During Fight

Michael Chiesa is now 2-0 at welterweight in the UFC. He submitted Carlos Condit at UFC 232 and then at UFC 239, he dominated Deigo Sanchez and beat him by decision. However, during the fight, when he was grappling with Sanchez, Chiesa said he got an 'oil check' which...

Michael Chiesa Happy With UFC 239 Win, But Wanted Finish Over Diego Sanchez

Michael Chiesa is now 2-0 at welterweight. The 31-year-old beat Carlos Condit at UFC 232 in his debut. He then dominated Diego Sanchez at UFC 239 to win by decision. Although it was a dominating performance for Chiesa, he wanted that finish over Sanchez. He wanted to be the first...

5 Fights To Make For UFC 239 Main Card Winners

UFC 239 looked like it had the potential to be a great card on paper and the event definitely lived up to the hype. The main card in particular was chock full of some incredible performances, and my picks for who each of the five main card winners should...

UFC 239 Highlights: Michael Chiesa Decisions Diego Sanchez

Michael Chiesa decisions Diego Sanchez in a highly anticipated fight at UFC 239.  The two fighters met in a welterweight bout at the UFC 239 pay-per-view event from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the first two rounds, there were several grappling exchanges in a mostly grounded fight...

Michael Chiesa Vows to Become UFC Welterweight Champion

Michael Chiesa feels like a free man. Chiesa made his welterweight debut last December against the legendary Carlos Condit and came through with a submission victory in the second round. After having lost two straight at 155, this win was a breath of fresh air after drowning in the...

Michael Chiesa: It Would Be “Foolish” to Overlook Diego Sanchez

Michael Chiesa will be facing one of the more no-nonsense individuals you will find throughout the history of the UFC when he takes on Diego Sanchez at UFC 239. And one thing Chiesa expects to encounter inside the Octagon is the same Diego Sanchez whose fight against Clay Guida...

Michael Chiesa Knows He Can Submit Diego Sanchez

Diego Sanchez has never lost by submission in his career. But, at UFC 239, Michael Chiesa expects that to change. The 31-year-old is a jiu-jitsu specialist and believes he has the skills to hand Sanchez his first submission loss. Although many have said Diego is impossible to submit, Chiesa...

Michael Chiesa on How Lee/Pettis Trash Talk Changed Him Forever

For most of Michael Chiesa’s MMA career, he has put his head down and got to work as a true grinder both on and off camera. All the while, he has typically steered clear of being engaged in trash talk leading up to a fight. But there were two...

Michael Chiesa Still Wants Rematch With Kevin Lee

Michael Chiesa’s first ever UFC main event did not go as he wanted it to, and almost two years to the day, Chiesa still would like to run it back with Kevin Lee. Kevin Lee defeated Michael Chiesa in the main event of UFC Fight Night 112, but it was not without...

Diego Sanchez vs. Michael Chiesa Verbally Agreed for UFC 239

Jackson Wink MMA has another warrior headed to battle at UFC 239 in Las Vegas Nevada this July when Diego Sanchez makes the trip to face Michael Chiesa. ESPN has reported that the fight has been verbally agreed upon for the July 6th event. UFC veteran Diego Sanchez has...

Michael Chiesa Believes Path To Welterweight Title Is More Clear Than Lightweight

Michael Chiesa believes the path to the welterweight title is much more clear than at 155 pounds. Chiesa is a former lightweight competitor in the UFC who recently decided to make the move up to 170. He defeated Carlos Condit in the second round of his division debut in...

Michael Chiesa Turns Down Demian Maia Fight Offer

If you liked the prospect of Demian Maia facing Michael Chiesa next, don't get your hopes up. It doesn't sound like that fight is going to happen. Shortly after his victory at UFC Fortaleza, Maia called out fellow jiu-jitsu ace Michael Chiesa to face off against each other next....

Demian Maia Eyes Michael Chiesa Bout Next

Demian Maia still continues to compete at a high level at 41 years of age, and he showcased that Saturday at UFC Fortaleza. After stopping Lyman Good at UFC Fortaleza in the first round with a rear naked choke, Demian Maia immediately had a name in mind for his...

Michael Chiesa Reacts To Covington Calling Out Dana White

The UFC's welterweight division is currently in a very odd spot. Colby Covington won the interim 170-pound title this past summer. Unfortunately, a fight between Covington and undisputed welterweight champion Tyron Woodley was never able to be made. Issues on both sides prevented the very personal rivalry from finding...

Michael Chiesa Predicts a ‘Blood and Guts’ War with Carlos Condit at UFC 232

Michael Chiesa has experienced plenty of trash talk with past opponents but there will be none of that ahead of his fight at UFC 232. On Saturday night, Chiesa faces former UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit, who is not only one of the best 170-pound fighters of all time...