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Petr Yan Sends A Message To TJ Dillashaw Following UFC Vegas 32

Petr Yan has taken a rare break from trolling his fellow bantamweights on Twitter to dole out a bit of respect—namely to former champ T.J. Dillashaw. Following his win over Cory Sandhagen at UFC Vegas 32 on Saturday, Dillashaw is now first in line to fight either Yan or Aljamain...

TJ Dillashaw Willing To Be An Alternate For Sterling/Yan At UFC 267

T.J. Dillashaw says he’s willing to be an alternate for the UFC bantamweight title fight in October, despite carrying multiple nagging injuries. Dillashaw made a successful return to the octagon at UFC Vegas 32 on Saturday by defeating #2-ranked bantamweight Corey Sandhagen. The razor-thin split-decision victory (47-48, 48-47, 48-47) was...

Chael Sonnen Reveals Why EPO Was His Favorite PED

Former UFC and Bellator fighter Chael Sonnen is weighing in on what makes EPO useful as a PED. T.J. Dillashaw was suspended for two years by USADA for EPO use. He will return to action this Saturday night (July 24). Dillashaw will meet Cory Sandhagen in the main event of...

Archives: Rogan Says Dillashaw’s Legacy Is Tainted After EPO Findings

Prior to TJ Dillashaw's quest to reassert himself at the top of the bantamweight division and erase the PED controversy from the narrative of his career, here is a look at Joe Rogan essentially saying that such a goal is futile and that Dillashw's legacy is permanently tainted. This article...

Mighty Mouse Backs Up 2017 Words When Negotiating Dillashaw Fight

Demetrious Johnson is now practicing what he preached years ago when he was under negotiations to fight UFC Vegas 32 headliner T.J. Dillashaw By the year 2017, people were either tired of seeing Demetrious Johnson dominate or they wanted him to face a step up in competition from the...

Archives: Dominick Cruz Blasts Faber For Implying Dillashaw Used PEDs

As the hours tick closer to UFC Vegas 32, here's a look back at Dominick Cruz coming to T.J. Dillashaw's defense when Uriah Faber implied Dillashaw was using PEDs years before Dillashaw was ultimately busted for taking EPO. This article is courtesy of MMANews.com, a leading source in MMA news...

Sandhagen Anticipates Dillashaw Tiring Late Without “Being On Drugs”

UFC bantamweight Cory Sandhagen has expressed his doubt over T.J. Dillashaw's cardio and stamina now that he's not using PEDs. Sandhagen is set to welcome Dillashaw back to the UFC in the main event of UFC Vegas 32 this weekend. The former UFC Bantamweight Champion was handed a two-year suspension...

Sonnen Recalls One-Sided Sparring Between Dillashaw and Sandhagen

Chael Sonnen revealed he was witness to a training session in the past of Cory Sandhagen and TJ Dillashaw which saw one of the fighters put a beating on the other. The retired fighter and now ESPN analyst Chael Sonnen mentioned that during one of Sandhagen and Dillashaw's sparring sessions...

T.J. Dillashaw: I’m The True Bantamweight Champion

T.J. Dillashaw believes he is still the true champion at bantamweight. The 35-year-old makes his return this Saturday at UFC Vegas 32 at the APEX facility, Las Vegas against #2-ranked contender and former training partner Cory Sandhagen in what many agree to be the title-eliminator fight.  Dillashaw sees this fight as...

Sterling Claims Dillashaw’s Ex-Teammates Told Him He Was Cheating

UFC Bantamweight Champion Aljamain Sterling says T.J. Dillashaw's old teammates told him about past drug use. Dillashaw will be returning to the Octagon this Saturday night (July 24). He'll go one-on-one with Cory Sandhagen in the main event of UFC Vegas 32. It'll be his first bout since January 2019. The...

UFC Vegas 32: Sandhagen vs Dillashaw Main/Co-Main Event Breakdowns

In the UFC Vegas 32 main event, former two-time champion T.J. Dillashaw makes his anticipated return after completing a two-year suspension for illegal substances against #2-ranked Cory Sandhagen. The UFC APEX Facility will serve as the proving grounds for these modern-day gladiators. In addition, the co-main event will...

Dillashaw Says EPO Didn’t Help & He Wouldn’t Mind Opponents Taking It

Former UFC Bantamweight Champion T.J. Dillashaw has denied feeling any advantages while using the banned substance EPO. Dillashaw, who returns to the promotion this weekend at UFC Vegas 32, was handed a two-year suspension after testing positive for EPO in 2019. The Californian's failed drug test was discovered following his...

T.J. Dillashaw’s Goal For UFC Vegas 32 Is To Erase PED Controversy

T.J. Dillashaw is hoping to wipe away the memory of his EPO use. Dillashaw will be making his return to the Octagon this Saturday night (July 24). He'll collide with Cory Sandhagen, who is the number two-ranked UFC bantamweight. Dillashaw has been out of action as he was serving a...

Matt Serra Not Interested Having Dillashaw As A Guest On UFC Unfiltered

Don't expect to see T.J. Dillashaw return to UFC Unfiltered anytime soon. Dillashaw is set to return to action for the first time since January 2019. He was vying for "Champ-Champ" status against Henry Cejudo, who was the UFC flyweight champion at the time. Dillashaw held the bantamweight gold....

Dillashaw Open To Fighting Rob Font After Sandhagen Bout

T.J. Dillashaw welcomes a fight with #3-ranked bantamweight contender Rob Font after his fight with Cory Sandhagen this coming weekend. Dillashaw returns to the UFC octagon after spending two years out on the sidelines. The American was suspended by USADA after he tested positive for recombinant human erythropoietin (EPO) prior...