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Dustin Poirier Says He Has ‘No Regrets’ Over Khabib Nurmagomedov Fight

Dustin Poirier suffered heartbreak in Abu Dhabi last weekend. In the main event of UFC 242, the American Top Team product lost to Khabib Nurmagomedov by submission in the third round. Now, he took to Instagram to release a quick statement thanking Nurmagomedov for the fight and says he...

UFC 242 Medical Suspensions: Joanne Calderwood Faces Lengthy Sit

The UFC 242 medical suspensions are in. This past Saturday (Sept. 7), UFC 242 took place in Abu Dhabi. In the main event, Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dustin Poirier did battle in a lightweight title unification bout. In the third round, Nurmagomedov submitted Poirier via rear-naked choke. Poirier will sit for...

Covington Claims Poirier Couldn’t Stuff High School-Level Wrestlers Before UFC 242

Colby Covington has taken another shot at Dustin Poirier. The two have not been on the same page and have taken shots at each other as of late. Covington picked Khabib Nurmagomedov to beat his teammate saying Poirier could not stuff a takedown. He then called his teammate childish,...

Tony Ferguson Calls Khabib’s UFC 242 Performance Lazy & One-Dimensional

Tony Ferguson isn't impressed by Khabib Nurmagomedov's UFC 242 performance. Nurmagomedov took on Dustin Poirier this past Saturday (Sept. 7). This was a lightweight title unification bout. While "The Eagle" was the 155-pound champion going into the bout, Poirier was the interim title holder. Nurmagomedov submitted Dustin Poirier in the...

7 Takeaways From UFC 242

The UFC brought the fights to Abu Dhabi for a scorching UFC 242 and with it came a title unification bout with the return of Khabib Nurmagomedov against Dustin Poirier. An undisputed champion was crowned in a fight that leaves only one option left in the coming year. However, there was a lot...

UFC 242 Bonuses Revealed

The UFC 242 bonuses have been released. UFC 242 took place inside The Arena on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. Headlining the card was a lightweight title clash between champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dustin Poirier. This fight saw Khabib lock in a rear-naked choke in the third round to win...

UFC 242 Highlights: Khabib Nurmagomedov Taps Dustin Poirier

Khabib Nurmagomedov tapped Dustin Poirier at the UFC 242 pay-per-view event.  The two fighters met in a lightweight title bout at the UFC 242 show on Saturday (September 7, 2019) from The Arena on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. In the first round, Khabib completely dominated the fight with ground...

UFC 242 Highlights: Paul Felder Avenges Loss to Edson Barboza

Paul Felder avenges loss to Edson Barboza at the UFC 242 pay-per-view event.  The two fighters met in a lightweight bout at the UFC 242 show on Saturday (September 7, 2019) from The Arena on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. These guys wanted to win and the fight lived up...

UFC 242 Highlights: Islam Makhachev Decisions Davi Ramos

Islam Makhachev vs. Davi Ramos went the distance at the UFC 242 pay-per-view event.  The two fighters met in a lightweight bout at the UFC 242 show on Saturday (September 7, 2019) from The Arena on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. The fight went all three rounds but also ended...

UFC 242 Highlights: Curtis Blaydes Smashes Shamil Abdurakhimov

Curtis Blaydes smashed Shamil Abdurakhimov at the UFC 242 pay-per-view event.  It was all Blaydes in this fight as he controlled it from the get-go. Blaydes took him down with ease where he rained down big strikes. He almost finished it with elbows near the end of the first round...

UFC 242 Highlights: Carlos Diego Ferreira Outstrikes Mairbek Taisumov to Victory

Carlos Diego Ferreira got the win over Mairbek Taisumov at the UFC 242 pay-per-view event.  The two fighters met in a lightweight out at the UFC 242 show on Saturday (September 7, 2019) from The Arena on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. Aside from one takedown attempt that was stuffed from...

UFC 242 Highlights: Sarah Moras TKO’s Liana Jojua

Sarah Moras finished Liana Jojua at the UFC 242 pay-per-view event. In a dominating performance from start to finish, Moras got side control and rained down strikes for the TKO win in the third round. The two fighters met in a women’s featherweight bout at the UFC 242 show on Saturday...

UFC 242 Highlights: Ottman Azaitar Sleeps Teemu Packalen With Nasty KO

Ottman Azaitar sleeps Teemu Packalen at the UFC 242 pay-per-view event. It was a nasty KO, to say the least.  Azaitar landed one of the sickest knockouts in the history of the UFC. Azaitar crushes Packalen with a right hand to the ear, which left Packalenout on impact. He was...

UFC 242 Highlights: Belal Muhammad Taps Takashi Sato

Belal Muhammad vs. Takashi Sato ended in a tap at the UFC 242 pay-per-view event.  The two fighters met in a welterweight bout at the UFC 242 show on Saturday afternoon (September 7, 2019) from The Arena on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.  The fight nearly went the distance until the...

UFC 242 Highlights: Muslim Salikhov KO’s Nordine Taleb

Nordine Taleb vs. Muslim Salikhov ended with a bang at the UFC 242 pay-per-view event.  The finish came quick as Salikhov landed a major league right hand that put Taleb on his back and the fight was called off in the first round.  The two fighters met in a welterweight bout...