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Fighters react to Cynthia Calvillo’s scary UFC Argentina weigh-in

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6 hours ago by Chris Taylor
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It was not a pretty sight when Cynthia Calvillo attempted to weigh-in for her UFC Argentina fight with Poliana Botelho on Friday. The 31-year-old, Calvillo, was escorted to the weigh-in room where she struggled to step and remain on the scale. Calvillo ultimately weighed-in at 118lbs, two pounds over the UFC women’s non-title fight strawweight […] The post Fighters react to Cynthia Calvillo’s scar...

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Fighters react to Cynthia Calvillo’s scary UFC Argentina weigh-in

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6 hours ago by Chris Taylor

It was not a pretty sight when Cynthia Calvillo attempted to weigh-in for her UFC Argentina fight with Poliana Botelho on Friday. The 31-year-old, Calvillo, was escorted to the weigh-in room where she struggled to step and remain on the scale. Calvillo ultimately weighed-in at 118lbs, two pounds over the UFC women’s non-title fight strawweight […] The post Fighters react to Cynthia Calvillo’s scar...

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Justin Buckholz details why Cynthia Calvillo almost fell off the scale at UFC Argentina

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6 hours ago by Chris Taylor

Cynthia Calvillo nearly fell off the scale while attempting to weigh-in for her UFC Argentina fight with Poliana Botelho. The 31-year-old, Calvillo, missed the strawweight non-title fight limit by two pounds weighing in at 118. Watching Calvillo attempt to weigh-in for UFC Argentina could politely be described as an uncomfortable sight. With that said, her […] The post Justin Buckholz details why ...

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Justin Buckholz details why Cynthia Calvillo almost fell off the scale at UFC Argentina

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6 hours ago by Chris Taylor
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Cynthia Calvillo nearly fell off the scale while attempting to weigh-in for her UFC Argentina fight with Poliana Botelho. The 31-year-old, Calvillo, missed the strawweight non-title fight limit by two pounds weighing in at 118. Watching Calvillo attempt to weigh-in for UFC Argentina could politely be described as an uncomfortable sight. With that said, her […] The post Justin Buckholz details why ...

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EXCLUSIVE | For Leah Letson, fighting on TUF 28 was a ‘win-win situation’

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8 hours ago by Cole Shelton

For most competitors on The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) the goal is to win the show and earn a UFC contract. However, TUF 28 fighter Leah Letson didn’t have that worry. No matter how she did on the show, she was guaranteed to fight in the UFC. “Mine was a little bit of a different story, […] The post EXCLUSIVE | For Leah Letson, fighting on TUF 28 was a ‘win-win situation’ appeared first on | BJPenn.co...

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EXCLUSIVE | For Leah Letson, fighting on TUF 28 was a ‘win-win situation’

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8 hours ago by Cole Shelton
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For most competitors on The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) the goal is to win the show and earn a UFC contract. However, TUF 28 fighter Leah Letson didn’t have that worry. No matter how she did on the show, she was guaranteed to fight in the UFC. “Mine was a little bit of a different story, […] The post EXCLUSIVE | For Leah Letson, fighting on TUF 28 was a ‘win-win situation’ appeared first on | BJPenn.co...

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Invicta FC 32 Results: Felicia Spencer captures featherweight gold in thriller (Highlights)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8 hours ago by Drake Riggs
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Invicta FC put on yet another good night of action as they touched down for the first time in Oklahoma for Invicta FC 32. In a pivotal bantamweight matchup, the “Raging Panda” Julia Avila (6-1) made her return to the Invicta cage as she took on the always tough Alexa Conners (5-3). After a very […] The post Invicta FC 32 Results: Felicia Spencer captures featherweight gold in thriller (Highlights)...

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Invicta FC 32 Results: Felicia Spencer captures featherweight gold in thriller (Highlights)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8 hours ago by Drake Riggs

Invicta FC put on yet another good night of action as they touched down for the first time in Oklahoma for Invicta FC 32. In a pivotal bantamweight matchup, the “Raging Panda” Julia Avila (6-1) made her return to the Invicta cage as she took on the always tough Alexa Conners (5-3). After a very […] The post Invicta FC 32 Results: Felicia Spencer captures featherweight gold in thriller (Highlights)...

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Frankie Edgar explains why he has not dropped down to bantamweight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8 hours ago by Chris Taylor

Frankie Edgar has made a living off of fighting larger men. The former UFC lightweight champion, has always been considered small, even while competing in the UFC’s featherweight division. Despite his incredible success in both the lightweight and featherweight divisions, Frankie Edgar always seems to be questioned about a potential drop to 135-pounds. The bantamweight […] The post Frankie Edgar e...

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Frankie Edgar explains why he has not dropped down to bantamweight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8 hours ago by Chris Taylor
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Frankie Edgar has made a living off of fighting larger men. The former UFC lightweight champion, has always been considered small, even while competing in the UFC’s featherweight division. Despite his incredible success in both the lightweight and featherweight divisions, Frankie Edgar always seems to be questioned about a potential drop to 135-pounds. The bantamweight […] The post Frankie Edgar e...

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Jon Jones coach responds to criticisms: “People want to take us down, they’re jealous of our success”

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8 hours ago by Chris Taylor
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Jon Jones striking coach Mike Winkeljohn has been on the receiving end of some harsh criticisms as of late. Former pupil Donald Cerrone, who recently defeated Mike Perry via first-round submission, accused Winkeljohn of turning the famed Jackson-Wink Academy into a “puppy mill“. Most recently the veteran head coach, who will corner Jon Jones at […] The post Jon Jones coach responds to criticisms: ...

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Jon Jones coach responds to criticisms: “People want to take us down, they’re jealous of our success”

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8 hours ago by Chris Taylor

Jon Jones striking coach Mike Winkeljohn has been on the receiving end of some harsh criticisms as of late. Former pupil Donald Cerrone, who recently defeated Mike Perry via first-round submission, accused Winkeljohn of turning the famed Jackson-Wink Academy into a “puppy mill“. Most recently the veteran head coach, who will corner Jon Jones at […] The post Jon Jones coach responds to criticisms: ...

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UFC Argentina live results, PBP, analysis, highlights, more

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 9 hours ago by Mookie Alexander
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Bloody Elbow presents its fight night and post-fight coverage for UFC Fight Night 140 on Saturday, November 17th in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The main event is a welterweight bout between Argentina’s own Santiago Ponzinibbio and fellow contender Neil Magny....

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Bellator 209 results: Pitbull beats Sanchez, Nemkov upsets Davis

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 9 hours ago by Eddie Mercado
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Check out the results and highlights from Bellator 209, including featherweight champ Patricio “Pitbull” Freire winning a unanimous decision over Emmanuel Sanchez in the main event. Bellator 209 is in the books and Tel Aviv. Israel witnessed Patricio “Pitbull” Freire successfully defending his featherweight belt against Emmanuel Sanchez in the main event. Pitbull used his power punching throughout...

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Bellator 209: Patricio Freire vs. Emmanuel Sanchez Results and Highlights

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9 hours ago by Chris Taylor
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Bellator 209 took place yesterday evening, but aired on tape delay tonight on DAZN. The event, which marked Bellator’s first in nearly a month, was headlined by a featherweight title fight featuring reigning division champion Patricio Freire taking on Emmanuel Sanchez. Patricio Freire entered tonight’s Bellator 209 main event on a two-fight win streak, his […] The post Bellator 209: Patricio Freir...

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