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Zabit Magomedsharipov Pulled From UFC Boston

UFC Boston will need a new co-main event as Zabit Magomedsharipov is out. MMAJunkie.com first reported Magomedsharipov's removal from the card. As of now, there's no word on why Magomedsharipov has been yanked. He was set to go one-on-one with Calvin Kattar to co-headline UFC Boston on Oct. 18. Magomedsharipov was...

Zabit Magomedsharpiov To Return At UFC Boston Against Calvin Kattar

Zabit Magomedsharipov will look to remain undefeated in the UFC when he takes on Calvin Kattar at UFC Boston on Oct. 18. ESPN was first to report the news. Magomedsharipov last fought back at UFC 235 where he beat Jeremy Stephens by decision. Before that, the Russian submitted Brandon Davis,...

Frankie Edgar & Coach Discuss Training With Magomedsharipov Brothers Ahead Of UFC 240

Frankie Edgar is more than happy to have Zabit and Hasan Magomedsharipov help him prepare for Max Holloway. Edgar will challenge Holloway for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight gold on July 27. The 145-pound title bout is expected to headline UFC 240 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. This will be...

Renato Moicano Tried For Zabit Magomedsharipov Fight Before Landing Korean Zombie

UFC Greenville has received its main event. In featherweight action, Renato Moicano will be taking on longtime promotional veteran "The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung. The action goes down from the Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, South Carolina. Speaking to BJPenn.com on his upcoming match-up, Moicano admitted that he...

Zabit Magomedsharipov Wants Jose Aldo Next After He Faces Alexander Volkanovski

Highly touted Russian featherweight Zabit Magomedsharipov picked up the biggest win of his career this past weekend when he earned a unanimous decision win over Jeremy Stephens at UFC 235. The victory rocketed Magomedsharipov up the rankings where he is now No. 6 in the division and he hopes that...

Zabit Magomedsharipov Eying Two Top Featherweight Contenders Next

Zabit Magomedsharipov continues his rise in the UFC's featherweight division. He picked up a unanimous decision win over Jeremy Stephens at UFC 235 over the weekend (Sat. March 2, 2019). Now, after his victory, Zabit has his eyes on two of the division's top contenders for his next fight....

Coach: Jeremy Stephen’s ‘Mindset’ Key To Victory Against Zabit Magomedsharipov At UFC 235

Jeremy Stephens and Zabit Magomedsharipov's meeting at UFC 235 is one of the more interesting match-ups on the event's card. Both men have been getting intense with one another heading into their clash. Stephens is one of the more feared knockout artists at 145 pounds, and Zabit has looked extremely...

Zabit Magomedsharipov Tries To Get Face-To-Face With Jeremy Stephens Backstage (Video)

This weekend's (Sat. March 2, 2019) UFC 235 pay-per-view (PPV) is stacked from top to bottom. One of the more compelling fights on the card is a featherweight match-up between Zabit Magomedsharipov and Jeremy Stephens. Before they fight Saturday night, Zabit and Stephens had an interesting interaction with one another...

Aljamain Sterling Should Get Some Credit For His Funk Strudel Submission

Aljamain Sterling pulled off an awesome submission at UFC 228 when he submitted Cody Stamann with what is known as the “suloev stretch”. Later in that same event, Zabit Magomedsharipov would pull off the same submission over Brandon Davis. The submission is not one seen often so having it...

Jeremy Stephens vs. Zabit Magomedsharipov Official for UFC 235

Zabit Magomedsharipov is moving on from a Yair Rodriguez fight, at least for the time being. Instead, he will be taking on a much higher ranked opponent at UFC 235 in Las Vegas Nevada in Jeremy Stephens (#6), who is currently ranked six spots higher than Rodirguez (#12). The...

Jeremy Stephens Welcomes Possible Zabit Magomedsharipov Fight

Initial reports suggest that Jeremy Stephens could be stepping into the Octagon against Zabit Magomedsharipov next. As of this writing, the contest hasn't been made official. In the meantime, it's certainly an interesting one to consider. The bout, rumored for UFC 235, has caught the attention of Stephens. "Lil'...

Michael Johnson On Potential Zabit Bout: ‘We Talked About It’

Michael Johnson wants to fight his way to the top of the featherweight division and Zabit Magmomedsharipov may very well be his next roadblock. Johnson is coming off a unanimous decision victory over Artem Lobov. It's Johnson second straight victory following a three-fight skid. "The Menace" feels he's ready to...

Michael Johnson Open To UFC 232 Fight With Zabit Magomedsharipov

Michael Johnson seems to be settling into his new home at 145 pounds. Following losing four of his last five fights at lightweight, "The Menace" decided to move down to featherweight. He debuted against Darren Elkins this past January. He suffered a submission loss to Elkins in the second...

Zabit Magomedsharipov Calls Out Yair Rodriguez

Yair Rodriguez pulled off one of the craziest knockouts in UFC history this past weekend (Sat. November 10, 2018). "El Pantera" was down on the scorecards in the fifth round of his UFC Denver main event against "The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung. However, the flashy Mexican striker was...

UFC Denver’s Yair Rodriguez: “I’m Not Ducking Anyone”

One of the top stories of the year has been Yair Rodriguez’s release and prompt return to the UFC after allegedly being unwilling to fight Zabit Magomedsharipov. Rodriguez was then scheduled to face Magomedsharipov at UFC 227 in Los Angeles, but Rodigurez would pull out of the fight. Speaking...