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UFC Fight Island 8’s Mounir Lazzez: Even with Fans Back, the Mission is the...

Despite a big win in his UFC debut, life hasn't really changed for Mounir Lazzez. "Nothing's changed. The media and fans, it's always extra. I keep myself the same. Work hard, work smart. Work. That's exactly what I do,"...
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UFC Fight Island 8: Lerone Murphy Not Worried About Undefeated Record

Two fights into his UFC career, and English featherweight Lerone Murphy has already turned some heads. The undefeated Murphy (9-0-1) fought to a draw with Zubaira Tukhugov, part of Khabib Nurmagomedov's inner circle, in his debut.  He followed that up...
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UFC: Zubaira Tukhugov vs. Ricardo Ramos Booked for March 13

UFC featherweights Zubaira Tukhugov and Ricardo Ramos are expected to throw down on March 13. The booking will see both fighters look to bounce back from recent losses. Tass.ru reporter Igor Lazorin was first to report the news. Tukhugov (19-5-1), a...
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Welcome to the UFC: Gaetano Pirrello

After UFC Fight Island 7 on Saturday, the octagon returns just days later, on a Wednesday for UFC Fight Island 8. The card is headlined between two welterweight contenders in Neil Magny and Michael Chiesa. Also on the docket...
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UFC Fight Island 8’s Neil Magny Taking “Now or Never” Approach to Current Run

With the loss of Khamzat Chimaev vs. Leon Edwards from the UFC Fight Island 8 card, Neil Magny suddenly finds himself in the main event spot against Michael Chiesa. And that's a good spot to be in for the...
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UFC Strawweight Sam Hughes: From the Track to the Cage

UFC strawweight Sam Hughes has always had a competitive side to her. Hughes (5-2) found her way into mixed martial arts in a roundabout way. "It was kind of coincidental," Hughes told Caegside Press recently. At Wofford College for her...
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Gerald Meerschaert vs. Bartosz Fabinski Set for April 17 UFC Card

Gerald Meerschaert vs. Bartosz Fabinski is the latest addition to the UFC's April 17 Fight Night card. The middleweight scrap will see both fighters looking to bounce back from recent losses. The news was first reported by MMA DNA. In his...
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UFC 7 Finalist Paul Varelans Passes Away After Contracting COVID-19

A former UFC fighter and MMA pioneer has passed away following a battle with COVID-19. Paul Varelans, a familiar face at early UFC events, contracted COVID-19 in December. The former fighter announced his diagnosis on Facebook on December 12. Shortly...
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UFC 260: Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou 2 Set, Per Dana White

Following UFC Fight Island 7 on Saturday, there was plenty of talk around Max Holloway's impressive main event performance. It might have been enough to earn "Blessed" another shot at his old title, still in the hands of Alexander...
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Dana White: Max Holloway “Deserves to Fight Volkanovski Again”

Well, that's settled. To many, a third fight between Max Holloway and Alexander Volkanovski was a hard sell. After all, Volkanovski defeated "Blessed" to win the UFC featherweight title in 2019, then defeated him a second time last year...

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UFC Fight Island 7 Results: Joselyne Edwards Makes Successful Debut Against...

Wu Yanan had expected to be the retirement opponent for none other than former women's bantamweight title challenger Bethe Correia at UFC Fight Island...