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Former UFC champion Rafael dos Anjos thinks his welterweight bout against Robbie Lawler should be for the interim title.

Rafael dos Anjos wants the interim welterweight title wrapped around his waist should he get past Robbie Lawler in December.

A belt will not be on the line in dos Anjos vs. Lawler, which the UFC confirmed Thursday, but because champion Tyron Woodley is currently recovering from a shoulder injury, the Brazilian thinks there should be.

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Tony Ferguson made half a million dollars for his interim title win.

UFC 216 is in the books and while it wasn’t a huge card in terms of viewership (presumably), guys on the top of the card did make some decent money. Five fighters made over $100,000, with Tony Ferguson leading the way at a cool half million for his UFC interim lightweight title win over Kevin Lee.

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Take a look at the current state of UFC 218, which is slated for December 2nd in Detroit, Michigan.

It’s been seven years since the UFC staged an event in Michigan. UFC 123 took place at The Palace of Auburn Hills on November 20th, 2010, with Quinton Jackson (somewhat controversially) beating Lyoto Machida by split decision in the main event. B.J. Penn knocked out Matt Hughes in their trilogy bout, and it’s Penn’s most recent win to date.

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Michael Bisping believes Conor McGregor has got his workSBG Ireland coach Owen Roddy might not think that Tony Ferguson poses a threat to Conor McGregor, but UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping believes ‘El Cucuy’ has the tools to give ‘The Notorious’ all kinds of problems.

Roddy would prefer to see McGregor take on Nate Diaz in a trilogy bout, but Bisping, who also works as an analyst for FOX Sports, thinks that Ferguson is the tougher match-up.

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Manager Ali Abdelaziz has confirmed that Henry Cejudo’s fight against Sergio Pettis at UFC 218 will go as planned.

UFC flyweight contender Henry Cejudo went through a terrifying ordeal on Monday, when he was caught in the middle of the Northern California wildfires. But this incident will not be an impediment to his upcoming fight against Sergio Pettis at UFC 218.

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