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UFC Parts Ways With Ranked Middleweight Omari Akhmedov

The UFC has reportedly cut ties with Omari Akhmedov. MMAFighting.com's Guilherme Cruz reported that Akhmedov's time with the UFC has come to an end. https://twitter.com/guicruzzz/status/1415456155976060930 "The UFC has parted ways with longtime octagon veteran Omari Akhmedov following a split decision loss to Brad Tavares at UFC 264, multiple sources told me." Akhmedov is...

Chris Weidman Admits Fight With Omari Akhmedov Was ‘Sloppy’

Chris Weidman is back in the win column but he isn't totally satisfied with his victory over Omari Akhmedov. Weidman took on Akhmedov in the co-main event of UFC on ESPN+ 32. The former UFC middleweight champion earned the unanimous decision victory over Akhmedov. The "All American" scooped up his...

Chris Weidman Expects To ‘Break’ Omari Akhmedov At UFC on ESPN+ 32

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman believes he can put an end to Omari Akhmedov's winning streak. Weidman and Akhmedov will do battle in the co-main event of UFC on ESPN+ 32. The bout will be held inside the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada on Aug. 8. This will...

Lewis vs. Oleinik, Weidman vs. Akhmedov Set For UFC Event On Aug. 8

A UFC event set for Aug. 8 has its main event and a middleweight scrap. ESPN reports that Derrick Lewis and Aleksei Oleinik have agreed to a heavyweight tilt on Aug. 8. The bout is expected to serve as the headliner for a UFC card on Aug. 8. While plans...

Omari Akhmedov vs. Marvin Vettori Announced For UFC 219

You can add another fight to the UFC 219 card as Omari Akhmedov vs. Marvin Vettori is now official. The UFC announced this match-up earlier today (Nov. 27). The action takes place on Dec. 30 inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Akhmedov will be looking to nab his...

Video: Highlights Of Omari Akhmedov vs. Kyle Noke From UFC Fight Night 101

https://youtu.be/e_WPnyn0JBg At the UFC's return trip Down Under this weekend, a local favorite dropped a hard fought decision to a former training partner and then announced his retirement from the sport. UFC Fight Night 101: Whittaker vs. Brunson took place live from Melbourne, Australia on Saturday with a fight card that...

Omari Akhmedov vs. Elizeu Zaleski Set For UFC On FOX 19 On 4/16

This week, UFC announced the addition of a welterweight undercard bout to their scheduled lineup for UFC On FOX 19 in April. Joining the card on 4/16 in Tampa, Florida will be a battle between welterweight prospects Omari Akhmedov (15-3) and Elizeu Zaleski (14-5). Headlined by Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson...