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Michael Page suggests Paul Daley ‘should retire’

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 1 hour ago by Harry Davies
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Michael ‘Venom’ Page had some harsh words for Paul Daley after their fight at Bellator 216. After outpointing Paul Daley to win a unanimous decision at Bellator 216, Michael ‘Venom’ Page thinks Daley should retire as he doesn’t ‘see him going anywhere’ in MMA. Page defeated Daley last night with all three judges scoring the bout 48-47 in his favour. Daley, who clearly was frustrated with the decis...

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Cheick Kongo and Ryan Bader get heated over potential title fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 2 hours ago by Tom Taylor
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When Cheick Kongo handed former Bellator champ Vitaly Minakov his first loss on the main card of Bellator 216 on Saturday night, he earned himself a shot a reigning Bellator heavyweight champ Ryan Bader. He did not hesitate to call Bader out at the Bellator 216 post-fight press conference. “I had a great performance and […] The post Cheick Kongo and Ryan Bader get heated over potential title fight...

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Cheick Kongo and Ryan Bader get heated over potential title fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 2 hours ago by Tom Taylor

When Cheick Kongo handed former Bellator champ Vitaly Minakov his first loss on the main card of Bellator 216 on Saturday night, he earned himself a shot a reigning Bellator heavyweight champ Ryan Bader. He did not hesitate to call Bader out at the Bellator 216 post-fight press conference. “I had a great performance and […] The post Cheick Kongo and Ryan Bader get heated over potential title fight...

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Paul Daley protests MVP loss, accuses Bellator of ‘protecting their investment’

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3 hours ago by Tom Taylor
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On Saturday night, in the main event of the stacked Bellator 216 card, Paul Daley and Michael Page finally stepped into the cage together for an anticipated grudge match. Although Daley had some real success in this fight, using his wrestling edge to ground the action on multiple occasions, he ultimately wound up losing a […] The post Paul Daley protests MVP loss, accuses Bellator of ‘protecting t...

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Broadcast and commentary teams revealed for UFC on ESPN 1

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5 hours ago by Tom Taylor

On Sunday, February 17, the UFC will make its debut on ESPN with an exciting, 13-fight card. In a recent press release, ESPN revealed the commentary and broadcast teams for this debut UFC on ESPN card. Jon Anik and Dominick Cruz will call the fights from cage-side, while Rashad Evans, Michael Bisping and Karyn Bryant […] The post Broadcast and commentary teams revealed for UFC on ESPN 1 appeared f...

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Broadcast and commentary teams revealed for UFC on ESPN 1

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5 hours ago by Tom Taylor
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On Sunday, February 17, the UFC will make its debut on ESPN with an exciting, 13-fight card. In a recent press release, ESPN revealed the commentary and broadcast teams for this debut UFC on ESPN card. Jon Anik and Dominick Cruz will call the fights from cage-side, while Rashad Evans, Michael Bisping and Karyn Bryant […] The post Broadcast and commentary teams revealed for UFC on ESPN 1 appeared f...

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Coach explains what is motivating Cain Velasquez ahead of Francis Ngannou fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6 hours ago by Tom Taylor
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On Sunday evening, former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will return from a hiatus of almost three years to battle brick-fisted knockout artist Francis Ngannou. Speaking on the UFC Unfiltered podcast recently, Velasquez’s chief handler Javier Mendez explained what is motivating the former champion as he heads into this high-stakes showdown with Ngannou. Apparently, it’s all about […] The ...

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Coach explains what is motivating Cain Velasquez ahead of Francis Ngannou fight

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

On Sunday evening, former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will return from a hiatus of almost three years to battle brick-fisted knockout artist Francis Ngannou. Speaking on the UFC Unfiltered podcast recently, Velasquez’s chief handler Javier Mendez explained what is motivating the former champion as he heads into this high-stakes showdown with Ngannou. Apparently, it’s all about […] The ...

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VIDEO | Daniel Cormier previews Cain Velasquez vs. Francis Ngannou fight

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

On Sunday night, the UFC will makes its debut on ESPN with a stacked card from Phoenix, Arizona. This card will be headlined by a crucial heavyweight battle between two-time former champion Cain Velasquez and former title challenger Francis Ngannou. Daniel Cormier will be watching this fight very closely — not just because he’s the […] The post VIDEO | Daniel Cormier previews Cain Velasquez vs. Fr...

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VIDEO | Daniel Cormier previews Cain Velasquez vs. Francis Ngannou fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6 hours ago by Tom Taylor
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On Sunday night, the UFC will makes its debut on ESPN with a stacked card from Phoenix, Arizona. This card will be headlined by a crucial heavyweight battle between two-time former champion Cain Velasquez and former title challenger Francis Ngannou. Daniel Cormier will be watching this fight very closely — not just because he’s the […] The post VIDEO | Daniel Cormier previews Cain Velasquez vs. Fr...

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Conor McGregor pens lengthy tribute to MMA legend Bas Rutten

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6 hours ago by Tom Taylor
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Although Conor McGregor is known for his venomous pre-fight trash talk, he is always quick to pay respect to the MMA legends that preceded him. Speaking on Instagram over the weekend, the former UFC lightweight and featherweight champion did just that, heaping praise on former UFC heavyweight champ and MMA pioneer Bas Rutten. He even […] The post Conor McGregor pens lengthy tribute to MMA legend B...

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Conor McGregor pens lengthy tribute to MMA legend Bas Rutten

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

Although Conor McGregor is known for his venomous pre-fight trash talk, he is always quick to pay respect to the MMA legends that preceded him. Speaking on Instagram over the weekend, the former UFC lightweight and featherweight champion did just that, heaping praise on former UFC heavyweight champ and MMA pioneer Bas Rutten. He even […] The post Conor McGregor pens lengthy tribute to MMA legend B...

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Cheick Kongo sends ominous threat to Bellator heavyweight champ Ryan Bader

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6 hours ago by Tom Taylor
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Cheick Kongo is now the number-one contender in the Bellator heavyweight division. The hulking Frenchman earned that honor with a workmanlike defeat of the formerly undefeated former champ Vitaly Minakov at Bellator 216 on Saturday night. Cheick Kongo has been chasing a Bellator heavyweight title shot for years, and can now look forward to a […] The post Cheick Kongo sends ominous threat to Bellat...

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Cheick Kongo sends ominous threat to Bellator heavyweight champ Ryan Bader

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

Cheick Kongo is now the number-one contender in the Bellator heavyweight division. The hulking Frenchman earned that honor with a workmanlike defeat of the formerly undefeated former champ Vitaly Minakov at Bellator 216 on Saturday night. Cheick Kongo has been chasing a Bellator heavyweight title shot for years, and can now look forward to a […] The post Cheick Kongo sends ominous threat to Bellat...

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Ngannou vs. Velasquez Toe-to-Toe Preview - A complete breakdown

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 6 hours ago by David Castillo
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Phil and David breakdown everything you need to know about N’Gannou vs. Velasquez at UFC Phoenix and everything you don’t about the awesome fight-worthy value of leg extensions. Francis N’Gannou vs. Cain Velasquez this February 17, 2019 at the Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona. Stats Record: Francis N’Gannou 12-3 Cain Velasquez 14-2 Odds: Francis N’Gannou +135 Cain Velasquez -155 Hist...

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