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Rafael dos Anjos says Brazilian fans are rooting for him to ‘kill’ Colby Covington at UFC 225.

Colby Covington might have called the entire country of Brazil a ‘dump’ and its countrymen ‘filthy animals’, but Rafael dos Anjos isn’t going to let his emotions get the better of him at UFC 225, where he will meet ‘Chaos’ in the co-main event for the interim welterweight title.

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Robert Whittaker is a fan of Michael Bisping, and he’s glad they didn’t have to cross path in the Octagon because of that.

UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker returns to the Octagon this weekend to fight the man he last faced, Yoel Romero. The first time around last July, he outlasted the Cuban fighter to claim the UFC interim middleweight championship - and put himself in the crosshairs of the full champion at the time, Michael Bisping.

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The UFC wanted to book what would’ve been a very lucrative lightweight tournament involving their biggest draws.

The 155 pound division is probably Mixed Martial Arts’ most stacked division, and the UFC apparently tried to book a lightweight tournament involving four of their biggest stars. As part of a report by MMA Fighting, the promotion wanted to have Khabib Nurmagomedov fight Conor McGregor in the fall and Georges St-Pierre vs Nate Diaz on August, with the two winners facing off at the end of the year.

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Take a look at the full fight card and bout order for UFC 225: Whittaker vs. Romero 2, which goes down on Saturday, June 9th in Chicago, Illinois.

UFC 225 is almost here! The Octagon hits the United Center in Chicago, Illinois for an absolutely stacked night of fights, including a main event championship rematch between middleweight titleholder Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero. Whittaker won the interim title vs. Romero last year, then was promoted to full champion after Georges St-Pierre vacated his belt. The co-main event is an interim welterweight title fight, as Rafael dos Anjos battles the ever-controversial Colby Covington.

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Jessica Aguilar isn’t happy about being pulled from her UFC Utica fight despite being cleared by doctors.

Ever since the UFC got legalized in the state of New York, the athletic commission there has been under scrutiny for their handling of events. Whether it involves strange refereeing decisions, unnecessary suspensions, or just straight out weirdness, it seems like there’s always something.

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Gregor Gillespie submitted Vinc Pichel in the second round of the UFC Utica main event.

The UFC Utica co-main event witnessed Gregor Gillespie dominating Vinc Pichel in the grappling department, ultimately coming up with a second round submission. Gillespie had an awesome opening round, scoring multiple takedowns and forcing Pichel to defend a lot of the time.

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Colby Covington had some choice words for both Darren Till and Stephen Thompon’s performance at UFC Liverpool last weekend.

UFC Liverpool’s main event fight between Darren Till and Stephen Thompson was not exactly an exciting one. Both were criticized for essentially point-fighting and being overly cordial with each other, as well as the judging that led many, including “Wonderboy”, to believe that it was swayed by the pro-Till crowd in attendance.

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