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Michael Chiesa Lays Down Challenge To Referee And ‘Fifth Degree Black Belt’ Mario Yamasaki

Michael Chiesa obviously hasn’t forgiven Mario Yamasaki for what transpired at the close of the UFC Fight Night 112 main event late last month because he has laid a rather bizarre challenge down in front of the veteran referee. “Onnit is having an invitational on Sept. 30, so this is my open challenge to Yamasaki,” Chiesa said on Monday’s edition …

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Watch: Michael Chiesa Tells Ref He Should Be ‘F***king Fired’ After Controversial Decision Vs Kevin Lee

With 30 seconds remaining in the first round of their main event bout at UFC Fight Night 112, Mario Yamasaki stopped Michael Chiesa vs Kevin Lee after ‘The Motown Phenom’ locked in a rear naked choke. Kevin Lee comes away with the W with a rear-naked choke against Michael Chiesa. 💪 #UFCOKC pic.twitter.com/YkSO7BgTHh — #UFC213 (@btsportufc) June 26, 2017 Although …

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Kevin Lee Believes Conor McGregor Is On The Decline, Talks How & Why He Would Beat ‘The Notorious’

Kevin Lee offered his opinion on all the top lightweights in the UFC recently, including champion Conor McGregor… When the official UFC rankings are finally reshuffled in the wake of this past weekend’s UFC Fight Night 112 event in Oklahoma City, the lightweight top 10 will feature a new name. There may have been a degree of controversy surrounding the …

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Dana White Absolutely Lays Into Referee Yamasaki Over Controversial Finish To Lee Vs Chiesa

The UFC Fight Night 112 card in Oklahoma City on Sunday night came to a controversial end, as veteran referee Mario Yamasaki halted the main event between top lightweights Kevin Lee and Michael Chiesa prematurely. This wasn’t your normal defensible premature stoppage either, with a fighter moving on the ground but still defending neath a barrage of leather or a …

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Michael Chiesa Doesn’t Believe Conor McGregor Will Be UFC Lightweight Champ At The End Of 2017

If Conor McGregor returns to the lightweight division after his hiatus ends later this year, he is going to be faced with an extremely tough task. One way, or another. Russian menace Khabib Nurmagomedov and a rampaging Tony Ferguson are set to face-off in March of this year to determine an interim titlist at 155lbs. Whomever emerges with that trinket …

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Former Ultimate Fighter Winner Slams McGregor-Alvarez, Says He’d Submit The Featherweight Champ

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We’re less than two weeks out from Conor McGregor’s lightweight clash with Eddie Alvarez and it’s all the MMA world is talking about. Michael Chiesa, winner of season 15 of The Ultimate Fighter, has had his say on the Dubliner’s switch to 155 pounds and he’s not exactly delighted with the whole situation, it’s fair to say. Speaking to MMAFighting, …

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Tony Ferguson Gets New Opponent For UFC Fight Night 91

The UFC’s injury woes have been a major talking point in 2016, and one man who has often found himself in or around the centre of the conversation is top lightweight contender Tony Ferguson. ‘El Culcuy’ has suffered through a scarcely believable run of misfortune, which actually started towards the end of last year. Ferguson was scheduled to face Khabib Nurmagomedov …

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