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USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, July 28: Any moves after UFC on ESPN 14, Bellator 242?

7 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

For the first time in a long time, we had a UFC and Bellator weekend. And yet, not a single move in the latest USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings? At Bellator 242 on Friday...
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Carla Esparza happy to show her toughness at UFC on ESPN 14, says rewards - and respect - will come

9 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

ABU DHABI - Former UFC women's strawweight champion Carla Esparza beat Marina Rodriguez via split decision Saturday on the main card of UFC on ESPN 14 on Yas Island. Take a...
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UFC on ESPN 14 post-event facts: Khamzat Chimaev's record might be untouchable

UFC on ESPN 14 post-event facts: Khamzat Chimaev's record might be untouchable

9 days ago   |   MMAjunkie   |   2 articles

The final stop of the UFC's inaugural “Fight Island” stretch took place Saturday with UFC on ESPN 14, which went down at Flash Forum on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi with a record...
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UFC on ESPN 14 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Main event combines for $15k payout

10 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

ABU DHABI - Fighters from Saturday's UFC on ESPN 14 event took home event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $209,500 The program, a comprehensive...
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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC on ESPN 14, including Darren Till's 'intentional silence'

10 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

While it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song to accompany you to the cage is a key talent, as...
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UFC on ESPN 14 Results: Robert Whittaker, Fabricio Werdum Headline Winners

10 days ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   7 articles

Robert Whittaker picked up a unanimous-decision win over Darren Till to close out the UFC's July schedule from Fight Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The Reaper...
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7-second knockout never should've been allowed to happen | Opinion

7-second knockout never should've been allowed to happen | Opinion

10 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

(Editor's note: This story originally published at Boxing Junkie , part of the USA TODAY Network.) The primary duty of those who oversee boxing is to protect the fighters. They...
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UFC on ESPN 14 faceoffs video highlights, photo gallery

11 days ago   |   MMAjunkie   |   2 articles

ABU DHABI - After the UFC on ESPN 14 weigh-ins took place Friday, so too did fighter faceoffs, and MMA Junkie was on the scene. In the main event, former middleweight champion...
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UFC on ESPN 14 predictions: Who's backing Robert Whittaker to rebound on 'Fight Island?'

UFC on ESPN 14 predictions: Who's backing Robert Whittaker to rebound on 'Fight Island?'

12 days ago   |   MMAjunkie   |   2 articles

Whittaker vs. Till Nogueira vs. Rua Gustafsson vs. Werdum Esparza vs. Rodriguez Antigulov vs. Craig Oliveira vs. Sobotta MMA Junkie readers' consensus picks 2020...
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6 burning questions heading into UFC on ESPN 14

6 burning questions heading into UFC on ESPN 14

12 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

The UFC's debut run on “Fight Island” comes to a close on Saturday with a marathon card in Abu Dhabi. Barring any last-minute dropouts, a whopping 15 fights will go down at UFC...
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