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Ever since making his professional debut under the ONE Championship banner in December 2015, Christian “Warrior” Lee is nothing short but spectacular as his impressive skillset boasts unorthodox and unpredictable striking techniques, as well as technical grappling and creative submission maneuvers.

After nine matches inside the ONE Championship cage, Lee developed a reputation as a proven finisher, owning five knockout victories and three submission wins.

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One of the qualities which has made Frankie Edgar one of mixed martial arts’ most popular stars over the years is his endurance.

The former UFC lightweight champion hasn’t won all of his fights -- he has five losses and a draw to go with his 17 wins — but never in 28 career bouts has the New Jersey native been finished. Win, lose, or draw, he’s the sports Energizer bunny who just keeps going and going.

And that, to Brian Ortega, is the most intriguing aspect of their upcoming fight.

Ortega and Edgar tangle in the featherweight co-main event of UFC 222 on Saturday night in Las Vegas. And the upstart, undefeated Los Angeles native brings in a reputation as a finisher, with two KOs and three submissions in his past five fights.

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One part of Jon Jones’ doping sanctions have been decided.

The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) revoked the MMA license of Jones and fined him $205,000 at a hearing Tuesday at the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton. Jones, the former UFC light heavyweight champion, tested positive for the steroid Turinabol in an in-competition drug test in relation to his fight with Daniel Cormier at UFC 214 last July.

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This weekend will mark the last time to see Mike Pyle as an in-cage competitor.

Pyle, the 19-year veteran of the sport, will be retiring from MMA after his UFC 222 fight Saturday night with Zak Ottow in Las Vegas, he told Ariel Helwani on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour. Pyle, a 42-year-old longtime Las Vegas resident, will cap his MMA career at 42 fights.

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