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Brian Ortega Claims Khabib Is On “Bucket List” As Holloway Bout Nears

Brian Ortega’s featherweight title bout against Max Holloway is one of the most highly anticipated 145lb fights in recent memory. The pair were supposed to meet at UFC 226 but the champion Holloway was worryingly pulled from the fight with concussion-like symptoms just days before the event. With both men on weight and ready to go, a confident Brian Ortega knows exactly …

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Watch: Holloway & Ortega’s UFC 231 Media Day Faceoff

UFC featherweights Max Holloway and Brian Ortega will fight for the Hawaiian’s title on Saturday night and both engaged in a tense staredown last night. Can we just lock them in a cage already and get on with it? There are few fights in the UFC right now that are as interesting from a stylistic perspective as the showdown between …

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Ortega: Watching Khabib At UFC 229 Made Me Crave A Super-Fight

The UFC featherweight title-challenger Brian Ortega has revealed that watching Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 caused him to target a matchup with the undefeated Russian in the future. Ortega’s stock has gone through the roof in recent times after a string of high-profile finishes of some of the featherweight division’s most revered icons but with him set to take on …

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Watch: José Aldo Vs. Max Holloway I Ahead Of UFC 231

Relive Max Holloway’s signature victory ahead of his featherweight title defense against Brian Ortega at UFC 231 next month. Holloway came into this fight as the interim-champion of the featherweight division following his UFC 206 TKO victory over Anthony Pettis. And while the champion José Aldo managed to bounce back from his shocking UFC 194 loss to Conor McGregor with …

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Who Beats Khabib? – Assessing The Chances Of His Rivals

At 27-0, the most impressive record in the game is in his hands but with a massive target now on his back, who exactly has the best shot at defeating Khabib Nurmagomedov? If you weren’t a believer before, surely his dominant win over Conor McGregor last weekend was enough to make this guy’s talent undeniable. Khabib is more-than-deserving of his …

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