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Neil Magny vs. Geoff Neal Rebooked For May 8 Fight Night Card

Neil Magny and Geoff Neal have a new date for their dance as they will now square off on May 8. Originally reported by MMA Junkie on Wednesday, the bout between Neil Magny and Geoff Neal that was originally slated for last August will now take place on May 8....

Neil Magny Has No Intention Of Waiting For Khamzat Chimaev

Khamzat Chimaev may not get his first opponent choice should he return in July as planned because Neil Magny has no intention of waiting around for him. Neil Magny has no plans of being Leon Edwards’d in 2021: sidelined indefinitely as the UFC tries to put together a fight against...

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...

Quote: UFC Planned To Use Magny As Chimaev/Edwards Replacement

Things did not go as Michael Chiesa expected after news came down that Khamzat Chimaev was out of the UFC Fight Island 8 main event. It has been over three years since Michael Chiesa competed in his first and only UFC main event. With Chiesa looking better than he ever...

Neil Magny Argues Why No One Should Complain About Chimaev’s Push

Neil Magny believes that all the hype surrounding UFC welterweight Khamzat Chimaev is a great thing for the sport of MMA and even other fighters. There are some people who are off-put by the massive push the UFC has given Khamzat Chimaev after less than one full year in the...

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...

Neil Magny Volunteers To Replace Edwards & Fight Chimaev Dec. 19

Neil Magny is not giving up on being Khamzat Chimaev’s next opponent. Before Leon Edwards was finalized as Khamzat Chimaev’s next opponent, Chimaev and the UFC were hitting the pavement hard to find an opponent for the undefeated juggernaut. While they were searching far and wide, Magny was standing directly...

Neil Magny Out Grapples Robbie Lawler at UFC on ESPN+ 33

Robbie Lawler vs. Neil Magny wasn’t exactly what fans had thought when this fight got announced.  The two fighters met in a welterweight bout on Saturday night (August 29, 2020) at the UFC On ESPN+ 33 event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX. This was a grappling and wrestling...

Neil Magny ‘Super Excited’ Fighting Former Teammate Robbie Lawler

Neil Magny didn't hesitate to accept a fight against Robbie Lawler after their original opponent Geoff Neal suffered a life-threatening health scare. "Dude, I was super excited," Magny told MMANews. "I mean, when Sean Shelby gave me a call or sent the message over, it was a no brainer...

Geoff Neal Says He ‘Almost Died,’ Neil Magny Now Fights Robbie Lawler

Geoff Neal can't catch a break. The 11th ranked welterweight has been looking for a fight since he beat Mike Perry last December. It has been difficult for him but on Aug. 29 he was expected to take on Neil Magny. But, on Sunday evening, Neal took to Instagram to...

Neil Magny Outlasts Anthony Martin At UFC 250

Neil Magny vs Anthony Martin continued the action at UFC 250.  The two fighters met in a welterweight bout on Saturday night (June 6, 2020) at the UFC 250 pay-per-view event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX. This one went the distance as Martin was looking to clinch...