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7 Takeaways From UFC 269: Oliveira vs. Poirier

UFC 269 featured two title fights that crowned a new queen of the women’s bantamweight division and a current champion proved himself as worthy of holding the title he won earlier this year. There was a lot to take away from UFC 269, here are some things that stood out. O’Malley...

Cruz Mutes Cormier On Commentary: ‘He Doesn’t Do The Homework’

Just because Dominick Cruz does commentary with Daniel Cormier does not mean he likes his broadcast partner's style. In addition to his career inside the Octagon, Cruz has made a name for himself as a well-established commentator, albeit with a mixed review amongst fans. While some appreciate his extremely technical...

Cruz Says He’ll Be Fighting A “Friend” For The First Time At UFC 269

UFC bantamweight contender Dominick Cruz says he'll be sharing the cage with a friend for the first time when he faces Pedro Munhoz at UFC 269. Cruz, a former two-time UFC champion who's widely regarded as one of the best bantamweights in history, will be looking to secure his second...

Dominick Cruz vs Pedro Munhoz In The Works For UFC 269 On December 11th

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is back, and it seems he will be fighting Pedro Munhoz. After dropping his title to Cody Garbrandt, Cruz dropped another bout to Henry Cejudo for the vacant title. However he returned to action in March to win a split decision over Casey Kenney,...

Pedro Munhoz Considering Joining Garbrandt Down At Flyweight

UFC bantamweight Pedro Munhoz has revealed that he could follow Cody Garbrandt down to the flyweight division in the near future. Munhoz was last in action at UFC 265 earlier this month. Against his legendary compatriot José Aldo, "The Young Punisher" was comfortably beaten on the scorecards after the pair...

Fighters React To Jose Aldo vs. Pedro Munhoz At UFC 265

Jose Aldo vs. Pedro Munhoz delivered in the co-main event.  The showdown served as the main event of the UFC 265 event on Saturday night (August 7, 2021) from Houston, Texas at the Toyota Center. As seen in the fight, these two fighters had a different pace. Munoz was loading up...

UFC 265 Highlights: Jose Aldo Outstrikes Pedro Munhoz

Jose Aldo vs. Pedro Munhoz lived up to the hype.  The two fighters met in a bout on Saturday night (August 7, 2021) at the UFC 265 pay-per-view event from Houston, Texas at the Toyota Center. It was a slow start as Aldo was picking his shots and staying tight...

Pedro Munhoz Unbothered By Fighting Fellow Brazilian Aldo At UFC 265

UFC bantamweight contender Pedro Munhoz says he has no issue facing fellow Brazilian José Aldo at UFC 265 this weekend. The two 135-pound top 10's are set to clash in Saturday's co-main event. Munhoz, who currently sits at #9 in the division's rankings, will be looking to climb closer to...

Pedro Munhoz Expects Win Over Aldo To Put Him In Title Conversation

UFC bantamweight Pedro Munhoz believes an impressive victory over Jose Aldo will give him "huge credibility for a title fight." The two compatriots will square off in a three-round fight at UFC 265 on August 7. Having picked up a win over Jimmie Rivera earlier this year, Munhoz believes he'll...

Cory Sandhagen Turned Down Short-Notice Fight Against Pedro Munhoz

#2-ranked UFC bantamweight contender Cory Sandhagen turned down an opportunity to fight at yesterday's UFC Vegas 26 event. In a recent interview with James Lynch, Sandhagen admitted to turning down a short-notice fight against Pedro Munhoz after his original opponent, T.J. Dillashaw, withdrew from their fight after suffering a deep...

Pedro Munhoz Explains Why He Wants TJ Dillashaw Next

Pedro Munhoz is hoping to get a big fight next time out and wants it to be against TJ Dillashaw. At UFC Vegas 20 on Saturday, Munhoz earned a hard-fought decision win over Jimmie Rivera. It was a great performance from the Brazilian and after the win, Rivera called for...

Pedro Munhoz Squashes Beef With Petr Yan, But Says Fight Is Still Possible

Pedro Munhoz has squashed his beef with current bantamweight champion Petr Yan. Over the past few years, the two men have trash-talked one another in interviews and on social media. But in the lead-up to Yan's first title defense against Aljamain Sterling, the Russian has been training at American Top...

Jimmie Rivera & Pedro Munhoz Pulled from UFC 258, Targeted for Feb. 27

UFC 258 is down one fight on the main card, as the bantamweight scrap between Jimmie Rivera and Pedro Munhoz has been postponed due to a positive COVID test. MMA Fighting has broken the news that Pedro Munhoz will have a fight postponed for the second time during the COVID...

Pedro Munhoz Demands Frankie Edgar Rematch from Dana White

Pedro Munhoz believes that a rematch is in order following his narrow decision loss to Frankie Edgar at UFC on ESPN 15, and he demands that UFC boss Dana White make it happen. In the UFC on ESPN 15 main event, Pedro Munhoz and Frankie Edgar partook in a back-and-forth...

Pedro Munhoz Believes Judges’ Bias Benefited Frankie Edgar

Pedro Munhoz feels he was wronged by the judges’ who awarded Frankie Edgar with the UFC on ESPN 15 main event victory, and he believes their bias was the culprit. Frankie Edgar nudged out Pedro Munhoz in a split-decision victory at UFC on ESPN 15 inside the UFC APEX in...