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Watch: Khabib Nurmagomedov Breaks Down The Lightweight Division’s Top-5

Khabib Nurmagomedov gave his unapologetically blunt take on his fellow 155lb-rs in an excerpt from his upcoming edition of The Exchange alongside Megan Olivi. April’s UFC 223 is perhaps the most stacked fight-card of the opening half of 2018, but with its main-event fixture between interim-lightweight champion Tony Ferguson and the unbeaten Khabib Nurmagomedov, fans are understandably reluctant in their excitement. Three …

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Watch: Five Undefeated UFC Fighters Who Lost Their ‘0’s’ In 2017

In combat sports, the undefeated ‘0’ is one of the most sought-after attributes among fight promoters.  To be able to announce a fighter as ‘undefeated’ draws another level of intrigue to a matchup with fans keen to set their eyes on a rising great either adding to their record or suffering their first loss. In 2017, five undefeated UFC brawlers left their …

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Eddie Alvarez’s Theory On Why UFC Haven’t Stripped McGregor Is Soundest Yet

During an appearance on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani, Eddie Alvarez detailed the soundest theory we’ve heard thus far on why the UFC have yet to strip Conor McGregor of the lightweight title. At a rather confusing press conference earlier this month in Boston, the promotion announced that interim lightweight titlist Tony Ferguson will face top …

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Eddie Alvarez Claims The UFC Have Already Contacted Him About Nate Diaz Fight

When Nate Diaz teased a May/June comeback via social media last week and aimed derision at basically the entire UFC roster, the promotion’s former lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez was the first guy to respond with a call-out for the Stockton slug n’ subspecialist. “May-June is perfect [Nate Diaz], see you then big guy,” the always game Alvarez wrote on Twitter. There …

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Looking At Potential Opponents For Nate Diaz’s Return

Recently, Nate Diaz sent the world of MMA into a frenzy by announcing that he is considering making his return to the octagon, but who exactly out of the current crop of fighters should he face? Nate Diaz could well be back a lot sooner than you think after he made a pretty ‘Diaz-ish’ statement via his official Instagram, one …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Manager Is Refusing To Settle For An Interim Title Fight

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager Ali Abdelaziz has made it clear that his fighter has no intention of competing for an interim title in his next outing. For all the intrigue and discussion that has surrounded each of the UFC’s current weight classes, perhaps none carry the level of attention that has been fixated on lightweight in recent times. The trio of …

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