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Zabit Magomedsharipov Blasts UFC For Treatment Of Zubaira Tukhugov

Many are calling out the UFC for their handling of the debacle that took place at UFC 229. Following UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov's win over Conor McGregor, both teams brawled inside and outside of the Octagon. This was sparked when Khabib jumped the cage to attack McGregor cornerman...

Zabit Chooses Between Chad Mendes & Yair Rodriguez for Preferred Next Opponent

Following his impressive second-round kneebar of Brandon Davis at UFC 228, Zabit had a name already on the tip of his tongue, and he was sure to utter it before making his exit: Chad Mendes. That selection was not because Zabit sees Mendes as being an advantageous matchup stylistically....

Yair Rodriguez Wants To Settle Business With Zabit Magomedsharipov

It looks like Yair Rodriguez wants his crack at Zabit Magomedsharipov. Originally, the pair were booked to fight at UFC 228 this past weekend in Dallas, Texas. Instead, Magomedsharipov fought Brandon Davis after Rodriguez was forced off the card with an injury. Magomedsharipov defeated Davis with a spectacular modified kneebar in the second round. Rodriguez...

Video: UFC 228 Post-Fight Press Conference From Dallas, Texas

Following a successful UFC 228: Woodley vs. Till pay-per-view at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas on Saturday night, UFC held their post-fight press conference. Featuring several of the big winners from Saturday night's big event, including UFC Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley, UFC Women's Strawweight contender Jessica Andrade and...

UFC 228 Video Highlights: Zabit Magomedsharipov Wins Via Crazy Kneebar

The third pay-per-view bout at the UFC 228: Woodley vs. Till event at American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas on Saturday night saw the return of the highly-touted UFC Featherweight contender Zabit Magomedsharipov, who met Brandon Davis inside the Octagon. Davis was a late replacement for Zabit's originally scheduled...

Zabit Makes Plans for “If Yair is Not Coming Back”

Zabit Magomedsharipov is the largest favorite on the UFC 228 card tomorrow evening by a landslide. Some may take that as disrespect for his short-notice replacement Brandon Davis, but the reality is that Zabit Magomedsharipov is arguably the most hyped fighter in the featherweight division. Many believe that it...

+900 Underdog Brandon Davis: Zabit Is My “Ideal Opponent”

For all the talk that has surrounded Nicco Montano being such a monstrous underdog headed into her title defense against Valentina Shevchenko, she is currently not even the largest underdog of the UFC 228 card. That honor would belong to Brandon Davis, who is currently listed as a +900...

Zabit Magomedsharipov Tells Yair Rodriguez to Stop Running

Zabit Magomedsharipov tells Yair Rodriguez that the time for running is over. Magomedsharipov was scheduled to meet Rodriguez on Sept. 8. The featherweight clash was going to take place inside the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas as part of the UFC 228 card. Those plans were obliterated when Rodriguez...

Yair Rodriguez Out of UFC 228 Due to an Injury

It looks like Yair Rodriguez is off the UFC 228 card. Rodriguez was scheduled to take on Zabit Magomedsharipov in the main card opener. The bout was set to go down inside the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas on Sept. 8. As plans will be, plans will go awry. Report:...

Yair Rodriguez Confirms “Happy News”: Back in UFC, Magomedsharipov Next

Right on the heels of yesterday’s report that Yair Rodriguez and the UFC had reconciled, Rodriguez has come forward to confirm the news via Instagram that he is back in the UFC and that he will indeed be seeing Zabit Magomedsharipov in competition come UFC 228 in September: https://www.instagram.com/p/Bjh56j_hf-M/?utm_source=ig_embed “I address...

Andre Fili Offers to Fight Zabit Magomedsharipov at UFC 227

Andre Fili has thrown his name in the hat for Zabit Magomedsharipov's next opponent. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White wanted to book Magmomedsharipov vs. Yair Rodriguez for UFC 227. That didn't happen as White said Rodriguez turned down the fight. Rodriguez was released from the promotion for also...

UFC Made The Wrong Move Cutting Yair Rodriguez

On early Friday morning a bombshell broke. UFC president Dana White confirmed to Lance Pugmire of the LA Times that the UFC has officially released top-15 featherweight contender and former Ultimate Fighter winner Yair Rodriguez. According to White, the UFC offered Rodriguez bouts against Zabit Magomedovsharipov and Ricardo Lamas and...

Yair Rodriguez Debunks Recent Report of UFC 227 Bout

It looks like fight fans may be in for a longer wait to see Zabit Magomedsharipov face off against Yair Rodriguez than previously reported. Earlier this week, Lance Pugmire of the LA Times reported that Yair Rodriguez (10-2) would be facing Zabit Magomedsharipov (15-1) at UFC 227 in Los Angeles...

Zabit Magomedsharipov Claims he Was Offered Bout With Yair Rodriguez

Zabit Magomedsharipov and Yair Rodriguez may be on a collision course. Magomedsharipov and Kyle Bochniak went to war at UFC 223 earlier this month. Magomedsharipov earned a unanimous decision and "Fight of the Night" honors. After the bout, Magomedsharipov called out Rodriguez. When it comes to rankings, the bout makes sense....

Manager: Zabit Magomedsharipov Is A Better Version Of Bruce Lee

Zabit Magomedsharipov opened a lot of eyes at UFC 223 with his victory over Kyle Bochniak. The 27-year-old from Dagestan was awarded a unanimous decision victory in a bout which was awarded Fight of the Night. He's now 3-0 in the UFC with 3 performance bonuses to go along...