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Watch: Daniel Cormier Finishes Volkan Oezdemir From Crucifix Position At UFC 220

Ahead of Saturday night’s UFC 220 card in Boston, UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier claimed that challenger Volkan Oezdemir just wasn’t on his level. In an interview on the Real Quick with Mike Swick podcast earlier this week,¬†former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold, who is a longtime friend and training partner of Cormier but a recent gym-mate of Oezdemir, made a …

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Twitter Reacts As Miocic Retains ‘Baddest Man On The Planet’ Moniker With Win Over Ngannou

Few could have imagined before UFC 220 on Saturday night in Boston that the heavyweight title fight between Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou would go the five-round championship distance. The champion, Miocic, came into the bout on the back of five consecutive KO/TKO finishes, the last four coming in the very first round. The challenger had finished ten straight opponents …

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Rockhold Breaks Down Fight Between Longtime Friend Cormier & Recent Gym-Mate Oezdemir

Luke Rockhold believes that far too much has been made of his presence in the training camp of Volkan Oezdemir ahead of the Swiss fighter’s clash with Rockhold’s longtime friend and training partner Daniel Cormier at UFC 220 in Boston this weekend. Ahead of his fight with former two-weight WSOF champion David Branch last September, his first in fifteen months, …

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Dustin Poirier Vs. Justin Gaethje Official For UFC On Fox 29

UFC on Fox 29, which is scheduled for April 14th, does not yet have a venue but it does have a juicy main event. Speaking to Megan Olivi on Fox Sports 1 last night, Dana White announced that lightweight savages Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje will collide in the homeless card’s headliner. “Another ridiculous fight. We have nothing but great …

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Dana White Provides A Little More Clarity On Conor McGregor’s Status & UFC Lightweight Title Picture

Last night’s UFC press conference in Boston, which trumpeted the upcoming UFC 222 and UFC 223 events, was one of the more bizarre and confusing in the promotion’s history. The media in attendance and fans around the world were expecting the presser to finally provide some clarity on the UFC lightweight title picture, but that’s not how things transpired. Instead, …

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