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VIDEO | UFC releases epic promo for Justin Gaethje vs Tony Ferguson

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4 hours ago by Christopher Taylor
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Justin Gaethje will be stepping up on short notice to battle Tony Ferguson for the UFC interim lightweight title in the main event of UFC 249 on April 18. Ferguson was originally slated to challenge undisputed lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at the event. However, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, ‘The Eagle’ was grounded in Russia […] The post VIDEO | UFC releases epic promo for Justin Gaeth...

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VIDEO | UFC releases epic promo for Justin Gaethje vs Tony Ferguson

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4 hours ago by Christopher Taylor

Justin Gaethje will be stepping up on short notice to battle Tony Ferguson for the UFC interim lightweight title in the main event of UFC 249 on April 18. Ferguson was originally slated to challenge undisputed lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at the event. However, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, ‘The Eagle’ was grounded in Russia […] The post VIDEO | UFC releases epic promo for Justin Gaeth...

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Breaking! Jose Aldo is out of UFC 250, Dominick Cruz will now challenge Henry Cejudo

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6 hours ago by Christopher Taylor
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Former UFC featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo will no longer be challenging Henry Cejudo for the promotions bantamweight title at UFC 250. As reported by Combate, Aldo’s removal from the event stems from the Covid-19 pandemic which has forced the legend to remain in Brazil. UFC 250 was originally slated to place in Aldo’s home nation, […] The post Breaking! Jose Aldo is out of UFC 250, Dominick Cruz ...

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Breaking! Jose Aldo is out of UFC 250, Dominick Cruz will now challenge Henry Cejudo

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

Former UFC featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo will no longer be challenging Henry Cejudo for the promotions bantamweight title at UFC 250. As reported by Combate, Aldo’s removal from the event stems from the Covid-19 pandemic which has forced the legend to remain in Brazil. UFC 250 was originally slated to place in Aldo’s home nation, […] The post Breaking! Jose Aldo is out of UFC 250, Dominick Cruz ...

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Aldo out, Cruz confirms Cejudo title fight for UFC 250

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 7 hours ago by Milan Ordoñez
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Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images It looks like Dominick Cruz is indeed challenging Henry Cejudo at UFC 250. Dominick Cruz has been vocal about his willingness to step in to challenge Henry Cejudo for the UFC bantamweight title. On Wednesday, “The Dominator” confirmed that he is indeed getting a crack at the belt at UFC 250. Cruz made the announcement on his social media...

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BE’s Greatest MMA Fight of All Time Tournament: #4 Poirier vs. Zombie VS. #5 Alvarez vs. Gaethje

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 8 hours ago by Eddie Mercado
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Round 1, Bout 6 Results | Brackets via June M. Williams Vote now in the Bloody Elbow’s Baddest Tournament to determine the Greatest MMA Fight of All Time. Today we have #4 Dustin Poirier vs. Korean Zombie VS. #5 Eddie Alvarez vs. Justin Gaethje. Vote now! It’s the red corner’s turn for today’s matchup in our BE’s BADDEST Tournament Series to figure out what is the single Greatest MMA Fight Of All ...

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Francis Ngannou: My team and I will be tested for COVID-19 prior to UFC 249

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9 hours ago by Mike Pendleton
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As the UFC moves forward with UFC 249, questions have come up to the safety of all those involved with the event, from the fighters to the coaches, and all event personnel, and what safety precautions will be in place due to the ongoing COVID-19 worldwide pandemic. One fighter on the card, Francis Ngannou, provided […] The post Francis Ngannou: My team and I will be tested for COVID-19 prior to UF...

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Francis Ngannou: My team and I will be tested for COVID-19 prior to UFC 249

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9 hours ago by Mike Pendleton

As the UFC moves forward with UFC 249, questions have come up to the safety of all those involved with the event, from the fighters to the coaches, and all event personnel, and what safety precautions will be in place due to the ongoing COVID-19 worldwide pandemic. One fighter on the card, Francis Ngannou, provided […] The post Francis Ngannou: My team and I will be tested for COVID-19 prior to UF...

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Joe Rogan praises “monster” Justin Gaethje ahead of Tony Ferguson fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9 hours ago by Cole Shelton
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Joe Rogan has nothing but praise for Justin Gaethje ahead of his UFC 249 fight against Tony Ferguson. Gaethje will be stepping up on short notice against Ferguson for the interim lightweight title. For Rogan, he knows “The Highlight” could pose some problems for Ferguson given his insane power and knockout ability. “Justin Gaethje’s a […] The post Joe Rogan praises “monster” Justin Gaethje ahead o...

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Joe Rogan praises “monster” Justin Gaethje ahead of Tony Ferguson fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9 hours ago by Cole Shelton

Joe Rogan has nothing but praise for Justin Gaethje ahead of his UFC 249 fight against Tony Ferguson. Gaethje will be stepping up on short notice against Ferguson for the interim lightweight title. For Rogan, he knows “The Highlight” could pose some problems for Ferguson given his insane power and knockout ability. “Justin Gaethje’s a […] The post Joe Rogan praises “monster” Justin Gaethje ahead o...

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Rose Namajunas off UFC 249

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 9 hours ago by Zane Simon
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Photo by Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images The former strawweight champion is apparently out of her planned rematch against Jessica Andrade, just two days after the bout was announced for the UFC’s April 18th PPV. It wouldn’t be a UFC card without a fight cancellation. And it looks like it didn’t take long for UFC 249 to pick up it’s first one. Just two after the full fight card was...

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Adesanya: ‘I felt bad’ for Jon Jones after watching footage of DWI arrest

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 10 hours ago by Lewis Mckeever
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Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC “Like, I felt bad for him when I watched the body cam footage as well. At the end, when he was just sobbing, I felt bad for him.” Israel Adesanya initially threw Jon Jones under the bus after his latest arrest for drunk driving but, after seeing video footage of the incident, ‘The Last Stylebender’ now feels sorry for the reigning UFC light heavyweight champion. Jon...

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White: Me and Vince are leading the way for sports during COVID-19 crisis

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 11 hours ago by Lewis Mckeever
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Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC “Realistically the only guy right now who isn’t afraid is me and Vince McMahon.” Dana White and Vince McMahon’s message during the coronavirus pandemic is simple: The show must go on. White and McMahon have carried on with business as usual and are determined to continue hosting events despite mounting criticism from the media. White recently secured a venue for UFC...

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Frankie Edgar willing to replace Jose Aldo against Henry Cejudo at UFC 250

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:57 PM Apr 08, 2020 by Cole Shelton

Frankie Edgar is the latest UFC fighter to call out Henry Cejudo. Cejudo is scheduled to defend his bantamweight title against Jose Aldo on May 9 at a location to be announced. The scrap is set to headline UFC 250, which was expected to go down in Sao Paulo, Brazil, but the venue was scrapped […] The post Frankie Edgar willing to replace Jose Aldo against Henry Cejudo at UFC 250 appeared first on ...

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Frankie Edgar willing to replace Jose Aldo against Henry Cejudo at UFC 250

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:57 PM Apr 08, 2020 by Cole Shelton
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Frankie Edgar is the latest UFC fighter to call out Henry Cejudo. Cejudo is scheduled to defend his bantamweight title against Jose Aldo on May 9 at a location to be announced. The scrap is set to headline UFC 250, which was expected to go down in Sao Paulo, Brazil, but the venue was scrapped […] The post Frankie Edgar willing to replace Jose Aldo against Henry Cejudo at UFC 250 appeared first on ...

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