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Masvidal Bashes Edwards: ‘This Guy Is Not Who He Says He Is At All’

There is certainly no love lost between Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards. After more than two years of buildup, stemming from a backstage scrap, Masvidal is finally set to face Edwards at UFC 269 on December 11th. Naturally, the two have been going back and forth since the fight has...

Edwards Reveals The UFC Confirmed Title Fight If He Defeats Masvidal

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards has revealed the promotion has guaranteed him the next title shot if he defeats Jorge Masvidal later this year. In a clash over two years in the making, Edwards and Masvidal will collide at UFC 269 on December 11. The blockbuster bout will be the...

Leon Edwards Demands BMF Title With Jorge Masvidal Win

Leon Edwards thinks he is one win away from being the deserving BMF champ. Edwards is set to take on Jorge Masvidal, after a few years of build-up between the two, starting with a backstage brawl in 2019. This viral moment was the start of the meteoric resurrection of Masvidal,...

[UPDATE] Maycee Barber Draws New Opponent For UFC 269

Following Montana De La Rosa's withdrawal last week, Maycee Barber will now be facing 7-1 Erin Blanchfield at UFC 269 as revealed by MMA reporter Nolan King on Tuesday. Blanchfield made her UFC debut last month with a unanimous decision victory over Sarah Alpar. She will now have a...

Jorge Masvidal vs Leon Edwards Targeted For UFC 269 On Dec. 11th

It looks like we will finally be seeing the "three-piece and a soda" rematch, as the UFC is looking to book Jorge Masvidal vs Leon Edwards for December. There has been a pretty decent amount of interest in seeing Masvidal vs Edwards for a while. This all stemmed from a...

[UPDATE] Brandon Moreno vs Deiveson Figueiredo 3 Moved To UFC 270

Brandon Moreno vs. Deiveson Figueiredo III has now been moved to UFC 270 on January 22 per ESPN Deportes. Deiveson Figueiredo will get the trilogy bout he's been pushing for when he meets rival Brandon Moreno at UFC 269. First reported by ESPN's Brett Okamoto, Brandon Moreno will fight Deiveson...

Poirier Sheds Light On Why He Thinks The UFC Stays Out Of Politics

Former interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier explains that peace exists among MMA fighters despite political differences and various walks of life. Dustin Poirier is not only the #1-ranked lightweight in the division but is also responsible for some incredible philanthropy efforts. The 32-year-old started The Good Fight Foundation and has...

Sean O’Malley Is Receiving Criticism Despite Fighting A Ranked Fighter

Sean O'Malley returns at UFC 269 against the #15-ranked Raulian Paiva on Dec. 11 but is still catching flak for not fighting ranked fighters. After the masses called for O'Malley to face a ranked opponent, they got their wish--even though Paiva isn't the most recognizable name, O'Malley maintains he's a...

Cody Garbrandt Admits Fear Ahead Of Flyweight Debut At UFC 269

Former UFC Bantamweight Champion Cody Garbrandt has admitted that he's "scared" ahead of his move down to the flyweight division later this year. After over six years as part of the 135-pound weight class, Garbrandt will be dropping down in an effort to rejuvenate his faltering career. Since extending his...

Michael Chandler Predicts The Outcome Of Poirier versus Oliveira

Michael Chandler has given his prediction for how he sees the fight between Dustin Poirier and Charles Oliveira playing out when the two meet later this year. After coming to the UFC as one of the most accomplished fighters to never fight inside the promotion, Michael Chandler had a dream...

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,...

Oliveira: I’m On A Different Level Than Poirier In Striking & The Ground

Charles Oliveira believes he is far above the level of Dustin Poirier in both striking and grappling. After overcoming a lot of adversity in the first round of his lightweight title fight with Michael Chandler at UFC 262, an early second-round finish saw Charles Oliveira crowned 155lb champion. Unbeaten in almost...