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Justin Gaethje Sees Nurmagomedov Loss As Different From Other Losses

Ahead of his return fight against Michael Chandler, the crowd-pleasing Justin Gaethje details his journey back to competition and the differences between his three losses. Reflecting on his only three losses in MMA, "The Highlight" believes his loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov was different from his other two. On that...

Ahead Of Debut, Alex Pereira Is Focused On Gold Not Israel Adesanya

GLORY Kickboxing champion Alex Pereira is ready to leave the shadow of Israel Adesanya behind after beating him twice in kickboxing. During his time as a kickboxer, Pereira was matched with the outspoken Adesanya twice, with their first encounter resulting in a unanimous decision victory. Although, when they met...

Rockhold Gives A Stern Warning To Strickland After Parking Lot Threat

Heat continues to build between Luke Rockhold and the brash Sean Strickland as they begin to prepare for their middleweight clash on Nov. 6 at UFC 268: Usman vs. Covington 2. Ahead of their big scrap at Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, Sean Strickland has begun...

Carla Esparza Is All Class Following UFC 268 Title Fight Snub

Carla Esparza may not be getting the next UFC Strawweight Title shot but don't expect her to complain about it. Esparza has been on a tear since being stopped by Tatiana Suarez back in Sept. 2018. Since the loss, Esparza has gone on a five-fight winning streak. She's fresh off...

Justin Gaethje Makes A Guarantee Ahead Of Michael Chandler Fight

Ahead of their meeting on November 6, Justin Gaethje has made a bold prediction regarding his fight with Michael Chandler. The eagerly anticipated lightweight clash between Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler will take place in Madison Square Garden at UFC 268 later this year, and a wide range of fans...

Sean O’Malley Predicts Frankie Edgar vs. Marlon Vera Fight

"Suga" Sean O'Malley has made his prediction for who he thinks walks away with their hand raised in the bantamweight scrap between Frankie Edgar and Marlon Vera. Frankie Edgar is set for a Madison Square Garden return for the first time in five years when he faces Marlon Vera at...

Rose Namajunas vs. Weili Zhang 2 Announced For UFC 268

Rose Namajunas will defend her strawweight title in a rematch with Weili Zhang when the UFC makes its long-awaited return to New York on November 6. The duo will run it back in the co-main event of UFC 268, the promotion announced during Saturday's UFC Vegas 35 broadcast. The announcement...

Frankie Edgar vs. Marlon Vera Booked For UFC 268

A bantamweight scrap between Frankie Edgar and Marlon Vera has been added to the UFC 268 card. ESPN's Brett Okamoto has reported that "The Answer" vs. "Chito" is on for Nov. 6. Here's his Tweet revealing the news. https://twitter.com/bokamotoESPN/status/1431337113513910272 "Frankie Edgar will return to MSG for the first time since 2016. Edgar...

Luke Rockhold: Sean Strickland Is Stupid But Effective

Luke Rockhold doesn't think Sean Strickland is too bright but he won't discredit his ability inside the Octagon. Rockhold and Strickland are expected to collide at UFC 268 this November. It'll be Rockhold's first bout since July 2019 when he was knocked out by current UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jan...

Bisping Wonders How Rockhold’s Chin Will Hold Up Against Strickland

Luke Rockhold is set to share the Octagon with Sean Strickland but Michael Bisping isn't sure if Rockhold's chin can hold up. Rockhold vs. Strickland is expected to take place at UFC 268 on Nov. 6. A location hasn't been made official. Madison Square Garden in New York City had...

Vicente Luque Willing To Be Backup Fighter For Usman/Covington 2

Vicente Luque has put himself forward to be the backup fighter for the championship rematch between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington. Luque was last in action at UFC 265 earlier this month. In a clash of top welterweight contenders, the Brazilian faced Michael Chiesa, who was ranked fifth heading into...

Justin Gaethje Has His Sights Set On Poirier Rematch After Chandler Fight

Justin Gaethje wants to run it back with Dustin Poirier if he gets past Michael Chandler later this year. After verbally agreeing to fight on November 6, the returning Justin Gaethje is set to collide with #4-ranked lightweight contender, Michael Chandler, in a title eliminator that is believed to be...

Colby Covington Claims He Had Food Poisoning In First Usman Fight

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington has claimed he went into his UFC 245 defeat to Kamaru Usman with a case of food poisoning. Covington challenged the UFC Welterweight Champion in the pay-per-view's headliner. The event, which took place in December 2019, ended with "The Nigerian Nightmare" successfully defending his title...

Report: Edmen Shahbazyan vs. Nassourdine Imavov Set For UFC 268

It appears UFC 268 will be getting a middleweight clash between Edmen Shahbazyan and Nassourdine Imavov. Shahbazyan vs. Imavov has been reported by La Sueur. The bout is expected to take place on November 6 at UFC 268. It has been reported that UFC 268 could take place inside Madison...

Dustin Poirier Gives Early Prediction For UFC 268’s Gaethje vs. Chandler

Dustin Poirier is sitting on the outside of UFC 268 and has given his pick. Dustin Poirier is in an interesting position. Because of his latest win over Conor McGregor at UFC 264 he can sit back and wait for the title shot. He has put in the hard work...