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

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

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 15-fight card that aired on ESPN and streamed on ESPN+.
Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker rebounded from losing the title to Israel Adesanya last October when he outworked Darren Till to a unanimous decision in the main event.
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UFC on ESPN 14 rookie report: Grading the newcomers at 'UFC Fight Island'

UFC on ESPN 14 rookie report: Grading the newcomers at 'UFC Fight Island'

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

Fighters from around the globe dream of the day they'll step into the UFC octagon for the first time. For five athletes, Saturday's UFC on ESPN 14 event marked that special moment in their respective careers.
Check out this week's rookie report to see what kind of first impression they made on the sport's biggest stage from Flash Forum on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi.
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John Castaneda
Division: Bantamweight
Result: Nathaniel Wood def. John Castaneda via unanimous decision
Record:
Grade: C-
John Castaneda may not have picked up the victory he would have hoped for in his short-notice UFC...
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