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It’s no secret that the top of the lightweight division has been a mess for some time now. Going all the way back to 2016, Conor McGregor is the only lightweight to challenge a sitting lightweight champion — having been stripped of the belt following an extended period of inactivity, only to return and fight Khabib Nurmagomedov, who beat Al Iaquinta for his vacated belt.

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Now that T.J. Dillashaw is without a UFC title and suspended for one year, reigning flyweight champion Henry Cejudo believes he is the new king of the flyweight and bantamweight divisions.

Speaking to ESPN’s Ariel Helwani in a recent interview, ‘The Messenger’ said he now holds all the cards and joked that the UFC should create a new weight class in his name - ‘the Cejudoweight division.’

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Count UFC president Dana White among those upset with referee Kevin Sataki.

Sataki came under fire Saturday for his questionable stoppage in the welterweight contest between Claudio Silva and Danny Roberts at UFC London. In a controversial sequence, Sataki deemed Silva the winner via verbal submission at 2:37 of the third round after Roberts was caught in an armbar attempt.

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Tony Ferguson sounds like he wants to return to action ASAP, but the UFC president appears to have a few reservations about putting him back in the cage soon, in light of recent events.

Even amid the recent turmoil in his personal life, it’s clear that top ranked UFC lightweight Tony Ferguson is still firmly focused on his MMA career. The California based fighter recently made headlines with the news that he had been served a restraining order by his wife. That legal action came on the heels of what was reportedly a series of bizarre incidents – involving several calls to the police – over the last year.

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