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MMA champion and wrestling Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo, who lived much of his life in Phoenix, speaks while campaigning for Donald Trump, at the Latinos for Trump south Phoenix field office on Sept. 23, 2020. Eric Trump Latinos For Trump UFC legend and current ONE Championship star Demetrious Johnson thinks Henry Cejudo could do
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Nov 24, 2018; Beijing, China; Francis Ngannou (blue gloves) defeats Curtis Blaydes (red gloves) during UFC Fight Night at Cadillac Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou believes the promotion has tried to “discredit” him in recent months as part of a push to pressure him into signing a new
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Jun 14, 2019; New York, NY, USA; Dillon Danis (red gloves) before his fight against Max Humphrey (not pictured) during Bellator 222 at Madison Square Garden. Danis won the fight. Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports Based on a recent tweet by MMA management powerhouse Ali Abdelaziz, it seems 2019 PFL women’s lightweight champion Kayla
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Despite his dominance over six fights in the Bellator cage, light heavyweight champion Vadim Nemkov (14-2) remains an under-the-radar star on the promotion’s roster. His Bellator 268 opponent Julius Anglickas (10-1) believes there are specific reasons the champ has a Fedor Emelianenko-like mystique surrounding him, and that lack of spotlight is a major benefit for
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Aug 3, 2019; Newark, NJ, USA; Colby Covington (red gloves) reacts against Robbie Lawler (not pictured) during UFC Fight Night at Prudential Center. Mandatory Credit: Vincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports Second-ranked UFC lightweight Justin Gaethje has legitimate respect for welterweight title challenger Colby Covington. He also thinks he’s a “piece of sh*t.” Gatheje (22-3) is set
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Sep 25, 2021; Las Vegas, Nevada, USA; Valentina Shevchenko celebrates her TKO victory and title defense against Lauren Murphy during UFC 266 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports In defeat, Lauren Murphy has nothing but praise for her UFC 266 opponent Valentina Shevchenko. Calling her a talent on the level of
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Conor McGregor posts photos smoking a blunt and says, ‘I’m richer than the whole roster b**ch’ Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor took to instagram on Monday posting photos of himself driving around Miami smoking a blunt. In the caption to the photos, McGregor boasted about being the richest fighter in UFC history and said
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