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WASHINGTON – Anthony Smith thinks Corey Anderson chose the easier path to a title shot. Anderson is slated to headline UFC Rio Rancho on Feb. 15 in what is being dubbed a No. 1 contender fight vs. Jan Blachowicz. Smith (32-14 MMA, 8-4 UFC), who challenged Jon Jones for the title earlier this year, has been calling out Anderson for a while now. But instead Anderson (13-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) will rematch Blachowicz, whom he...

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It’s been nine months since former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight king, Tyron Woodley, has stepped foot inside the Octagon, losing his belt to Kamaru Usman at UFC 235 this past March. While ex-170-pound kingpin is itching to get back into action, UFC matchmakers have yet to provide a suitable foe — and location — to entice him to return. “I’m ready to fight soon, man,” Tyron Woodley said on a recent live stream, captured...

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight strikers Marlon Moraes and Jose Aldo will go to war this Saturday (Dec. 14, 2019) at UFC 245 from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Moraes came up short in his title bid opposite Henry Cejudo back in June and because of that defeat, it seems like fans have forgotten just how terrifying Moraes looked in his run up to the belt. Prior to that loss, Moraes was on...

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WASHINGTON – Thiago Santos is chomping at the bit. Currently sidelined from double knee surgery he underwent after falling short against UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, Santos (21-7 MMA, 13-6 UFC) is on the road to recovery and targeting a return in mid 2020. “My knee, it’s getting better,” Santos told MMA Junkie. “My recovery is going so good. I started training, and continuing my recovery at the (UFC Performance Institute) in Las Vegas,...

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We’re not into 2020 yet, and already fights set to go down in the new year are being scrapped. A Light Heavyweight showdown between former title challenger, Ovince Saint Preux, and Ryan Spann — which was set to go down at UFC 247 on Feb. 8 in Houston, Texas — has been axed from the pay-per-view (PPV) event. Spann took to Instagram to reveal the unfortunate news, but did not give a reason as to...