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Anthony Smith Weighs In On UFC 247 Judging Controversy

Anthony Smith believes Joe Soliz and the Texas Commission of Licensing and Regulation have some explaining to do. UFC 247 was marred by questionable score totals at the judges' table. Fight fans were up in arms about the split decision verdict in favor of Lauren Murphy over Andrea Lee. They...

UFC 247 Judge Allegedly Had Conflict Of Interest, James Krause Goes Off

A UFC 247 judge reportedly has ties to Trevin Giles, and James Krause is none too pleased. Earlier this month, Krause went one-on-one with Giles on the featured preliminary bout of UFC 247. After three rounds of action, Giles was awarded the split decision victory. While the bout was close,...

Ilir Latifi Not Happy With UFC 247 Judges

Ilir Latifi does not agree with the judges following his loss to Derrick Lewis. Latifi and Lewis shared the Octagon on Feb. 8 at UFC 247. The bout was held inside the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Despite having success with the takedowns, things didn't go Latifi's way as Lewis...

Dominick Reyes Reveals What Jon Jones Said To Him Following UFC 247 Bout

Dominick Reyes has unveiled what Jon Jones told him following their bout at UFC 247. On Feb. 8, Reyes challenged Jones for the UFC light heavyweight championship. The title bout headlined UFC 247 inside the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Jones vs. Reyes went the distance and "Bones" was awarded...

Jon Jones Blames Dominick Reyes’ Cardio For UFC 247 Outcome

Jon Jones knows he beat Dominick Reyes at UFC 247 and the main reason he did so was because of the challenger's cardio. The two fought at UFC 247 where it was a very close fight and one many were split on who had won. "Bones" had turned it...

UFC 247 Medical Suspensions: Valentina Shevchenko Faces Six-Month Sit

The UFC 247 medical suspensions are in. Three fighters are facing six-month sits. Those are UFC women's flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko, Journey Newson and Andre Ewell. The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation doesn't disclose details of medical suspensions, but it is assumed that those facing longer suspensions will be...

Dominick Reyes Explains Why He Slowed Down In Fifth Round At UFC 247

Dominick Reyes has spoken out on that final round of his bout with Jon Jones. Reyes and Jones traded leather in the main event of UFC 247 this past Saturday night (Feb. 8). The bout didn't end without controversy. Jones was awarded the unanimous decision victory but many fans and...

‘Big’ John McCarthy Feels Dominick Reyes Beat Jon Jones

Former referee and current Bellator color commentator "Big" John McCarthy believes Dominick Reyes deserved the nod over Jon Jones. This past Saturday night (Feb. 8), Reyes challenged Jones for the UFC light heavyweight championship. The title bout headlined UFC 247 inside the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. After five rounds...

Mike Winkeljohn Says There’s ‘No Doubt’ Jon Jones & Dominick Reyes Rematch After UFC 247

Mike Winkeljohn knows Jon Jones beat Dominick Reyes but isn't opposed to them running things back. When the fight went to the scorecards, fighters, fans, and media were torn on who had won but Jones' corner was confident. They had thought they won rounds 2, 4 and 5 with...

Dana White Shares High Praise For Valentina Shevchenko After UFC 247

UFC president Dana White was very impressed by Valentina Shevchenko's performance at UFC 247. In the co-main event, Shevchenko defended her flyweight title for the third time as she TKO'd Katlyn Chookagian. She became the first person to finish Chookagian and did so in a dominant fashion. Following the win, many...

Israel Adesanya On Jon Jones’ UFC 247 Performance: ‘He’s Washed Up’

Israel Adesanya is not impressed by Jon Jones' UFC 247 performance. Adesanya vs. Jones is a matchup that many feel could be inevitable. Adesanya is the UFC middleweight champion, while Jones is in his second reign as the light heavyweight title holder. The two have been trading barbs for almost...

Dana White Had Dominick Reyes Beating Jon Jones At UFC 247

UFC president Dana White thought Dominick Reyes did enough to defeat Jon Jones at UFC 247. Many have criticized the judging at UFC 247. There were four split decisions on the card and a widely panned score total for the main event. Many fans and reporters thought Reyes did enough...

Jon Jones Feels UFC 247 Victory Was Well-Deserved

Jon Jones knows he had a close encounter with Dominick Reyes but he feels the judges got it right. This past Saturday night (Feb. 8), Jones put his UFC light heavyweight gold on the line against Reyes. The title bout headlined UFC 247 inside the Toyota Center in Anaheim, California....

Joe Rogan Reacts To Questionable Judging At UFC 247

UFC color commentator Joe Rogan isn't a fan of the judging at UFC 247. UFC 247 was held this past Saturday night (Feb. 8) inside the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. In the main event, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones defended his gold against Dominick Reyes. Jones won the...

7 Takeaways From UFC 247

UFC 247 had Jon Jones return to the cage against Dominick Reyes who seems to have been the best challenger for Jones at light heavyweight to date. The co-main event saw Valentina Shevchenko defeat challenger, Katlyn Chookagian in what may have cemented her as the best flyweight in MMA. With...