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UFC Phoenix weigh-in results: Barao comes in heavy again

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 7:19 PM Feb 16, 2019 by Mookie Alexander
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Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao has missed weight yet again. The UFC Phoenix official weigh-ins have come and gone, and several fighters had trouble making weight. Renan Barao was one of three to miss weight, coming in at 138 lbs for his bantamweight bout vs. Luke Sanders. The former 135 lbs champion was 141.75 lbs for his most recent outing, a decision loss to Andre Ewell. He’s histo...

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Daniel Cormier: “Khabib Nurmagomedov is doing the most honorable thing I’ve ever seen in my life”

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6:45 PM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor
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Daniel Cormier has nothing but praise for Khabib Nurmagomedov, this after “The Eagle” paid the fines for his teammates involved in the UFC 229 brawl. Khabib Nurmagomedov improved his record to a perfect 27-0 by submitting Conor McGregor in the fourth round of their main event contest at UFC 229 this past October in Las […] The post Daniel Cormier: “Khabib Nurmagomedov is doing the most honorable t...

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Daniel Cormier: “Khabib Nurmagomedov is doing the most honorable thing I’ve ever seen in my life”

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6:45 PM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor

Daniel Cormier has nothing but praise for Khabib Nurmagomedov, this after “The Eagle” paid the fines for his teammates involved in the UFC 229 brawl. Khabib Nurmagomedov improved his record to a perfect 27-0 by submitting Conor McGregor in the fourth round of their main event contest at UFC 229 this past October in Las […] The post Daniel Cormier: “Khabib Nurmagomedov is doing the most honorable t...

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This is how Holloway called out Ferguson for interim LW title bout

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 12:00 PM Feb 16, 2019 by Anton Tabuena
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UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway continues to get creative on social media. Following up to his incredibly hilarious subtweet about Conor McGregor and his Proper Twelve whiskey, Max Holloway continues to get creative on social media these days. This time, he took to Twitter to call out Tony Ferguson. Instead of just outright calling him out, Holloway picked a caption and decided to go throu...

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‘Feeding off picograms’, Jon Jones responds to Cain Velasquez’ claims of being able to beat him

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:21 AM Feb 16, 2019 by Drake Riggs
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Having fought less than he would have preferred to in recent years, at the very end of 2018, Jon Jones returned to the UFC and reclaimed the light heavyweight title. To start off 2019, former two-time UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will also be making his return to the Octagon as he faces off with […] The post ‘Feeding off picograms’, Jon Jones responds to Cain Velasquez’ claims of being ...

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‘Feeding off picograms’, Jon Jones responds to Cain Velasquez’ claims of being able to beat him

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:21 AM Feb 16, 2019 by Drake Riggs

Having fought less than he would have preferred to in recent years, at the very end of 2018, Jon Jones returned to the UFC and reclaimed the light heavyweight title. To start off 2019, former two-time UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will also be making his return to the Octagon as he faces off with […] The post ‘Feeding off picograms’, Jon Jones responds to Cain Velasquez’ claims of being ...

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MMA Community reacts to Matt Mitrione vs. Sergei Kharitonov at Bellator 215

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:58 AM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor
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Heavyweight knockout artists Matt Mitrione and Sergei Kharitonov collided in the headliner of tonight’s Bellator 215 event in Uncasville, Connecticut. Matt Mitrione (13-6 MMA) entered tonight’s contest looking to rebound, this after suffering a unanimous decision loss to Ryan Bader at Bellator 207. Prior to his loss to “Darth”, Mitrione had strung together four wins […] The post MMA Community reac...

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MMA Community reacts to Matt Mitrione vs. Sergei Kharitonov at Bellator 215

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:58 AM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor
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Heavyweight knockout artists Matt Mitrione and Sergei Kharitonov collided in the headliner of tonight’s Bellator 215 event in Uncasville, Connecticut. Matt Mitrione (13-6 MMA) entered tonight’s contest looking to rebound, this after suffering a unanimous decision loss to Ryan Bader at Bellator 207. Prior to his loss to “Darth”, Mitrione had strung together four wins […] The post MMA Community reac...

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Bellator 215 videos: Mitrione groin kicks Kharitonov, ends in 15-sec NC

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 4:41 AM Feb 16, 2019 by Eddie Mercado
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Check out the results and highlights from Bellator 215, where Matt Mitrione vs. Sergei Kharitonov was ruled a in the main event. The first installment of this weekend’s Bellator double header has just closed out in the most anticlimactic way possible. Matt Mitrione accidentally landed a kick to the cup of Sergei Kharitonov just moments into the fight. The low blow was bad enough to where Kharitono...

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Invicta FC 34 results: Vanessa Porto claims gold with controversial ending (Highlights)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:38 AM Feb 16, 2019 by Drake Riggs

On Friday night, live from the Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas, Invicta FC held their first event of 2019 with Invicta FC 34. Which was truly a divisional showcase for the flyweights. Leading up to the vacant title bout, we got the semi-finals of the No. 1 contender tournament. Kicking off that action was […] The post Invicta FC 34 results: Vanessa Porto claims gold with controversial ending ...

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Invicta FC 34 results: Vanessa Porto claims gold with controversial ending (Highlights)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:38 AM Feb 16, 2019 by Drake Riggs
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On Friday night, live from the Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas, Invicta FC held their first event of 2019 with Invicta FC 34. Which was truly a divisional showcase for the flyweights. Leading up to the vacant title bout, we got the semi-finals of the No. 1 contender tournament. Kicking off that action was […] The post Invicta FC 34 results: Vanessa Porto claims gold with controversial ending ...

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Bellator 215 Results: Matt Mitrione vs. Sergei Kharitonov ends in a no-contest

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:34 AM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor

A heavyweight bout between Matt Mitrione and Sergei Kharitonov headlined tonight’s Bellator 215 event in Uncasville, Connecticut. Matt Mitrione (13-6 MMA) was last seen in action at Bellator 207, where he suffered a unanimous decision loss to Ryan Bader in the semi-finals of the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix tournament. Prior to the setback, Matt Mitrione […] The post Bellator 215 Results: Matt ...

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Bellator 215 Results: Matt Mitrione vs. Sergei Kharitonov ends in a no-contest

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:34 AM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor
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A heavyweight bout between Matt Mitrione and Sergei Kharitonov headlined tonight’s Bellator 215 event in Uncasville, Connecticut. Matt Mitrione (13-6 MMA) was last seen in action at Bellator 207, where he suffered a unanimous decision loss to Ryan Bader in the semi-finals of the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix tournament. Prior to the setback, Matt Mitrione […] The post Bellator 215 Results: Matt ...

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Bellator 215 Results: Austin Vanderford submits Cody Jones in Round 1 (Video)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3:03 AM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor

Austin Vanderford took on Cody Jones in a 175-pound catchweight bout on the main card of tonight’s Bellator 215 event from Uncasville, Connecticut. The fight marked Vanderford’s Bellator MMA debut. Austin Vanderford needed less than a five minutes to score a stoppage victory over Cody Jones at tonight’s event. Vanderford took the fight to the […] The post Bellator 215 Results: Austin Vanderford su...

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Bellator 215 Results: Austin Vanderford submits Cody Jones in Round 1 (Video)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3:03 AM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor
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Austin Vanderford took on Cody Jones in a 175-pound catchweight bout on the main card of tonight’s Bellator 215 event from Uncasville, Connecticut. The fight marked Vanderford’s Bellator MMA debut. Austin Vanderford needed less than a five minutes to score a stoppage victory over Cody Jones at tonight’s event. Vanderford took the fight to the […] The post Bellator 215 Results: Austin Vanderford su...

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