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'Never seen anything like it': UFC sensation Khamzat Chimaev continues rise with ONE-PUNCH KO destruction of Meerschaert (VIDEO)

Khamzat Chimaev needed just 17 seconds to claim his latest UFC victim, crumpling Gerald Meerschaert with a brutal one-punch KO to win their middleweight contest in Las Vegas. Read Full Article at RT.com

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10:20pm PDT - September 19th, 2020

The Real Winners and Losers from UFC Fight Night 178

There are pay-per-view shows that ought to be on regular television, and there are routine weekend shows whose star power and matchups could have warranted Dana White 's typical $64...

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8:38pm PDT - September 19th, 2020

UFC on ESPN+ 36 predictions: Can Tyron Woodley be great again and upset Colby Covington?

Check out our staff members' picks for the UFC on ESPN+ 36 main card in Las Vegas, featuring Colby Covington vs. Tyron Woodley.

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11:00am PDT - September 18th, 2020

Wolf in sheep's clothing: UFC sensation Khamzat Chimaev buys homeless man meal ahead of Las Vegas debut (VIDEO)

Khamzat "The Wolf" Chimaev was impressed during the UFC's recent run on "Fight Island," winning TWO fights in the span of ten days but the Chechen-born Swede has shown off his softer ahead of his fight in Las Vegas this weekend. Read Full Article at RT.com

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6:25am PDT - September 15th, 2020

'I got to meet a legend': Chimaev hails Dana White selfie as UFC boss admits he's 'happy to play game' by lining up star's fights

Khamzat Chimaev has posed with Dana White after likening the UFC president to James Bond for his part in securing his US visa, with White admitting that he has made an exception by lining up multiple fights for the rising star. Read Full Article at RT.com

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4:40am PDT - September 10th, 2020

Halting the hype train: UFC star Khamzat Chimaev's next opponent sends BRUTAL warning after agreeing to face him on Sept. 19

Submission specialist Gerald Meerschaert has likened Khamzat Chimaev to cartoon character Thomas the Tank Engine, threatening to badly beat the Chechen-born fighter and derail his "hype train" when they meet on Sept. 19. Read Full Article at RT.com

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7:19am PDT - September 8th, 2020

Khamzat Chimaev DROPS UFC heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson in training – but was it a low blow? (VIDEO)

Ahead of two potential UFC fights in the next two months, Khamzat Chimaev has been testing his mettle in the training room and appears to have sent former UFC title challenger Alex Gustafsson tumbling in newly released footage. Read Full Article at RT.com

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12:00pm PDT - September 5th, 2020

UFC targets Khamzat Chimaev vs. Gerald Meerschaert for Sept. 19 event

Khamzat Chimaev's next test is in his sights – and it's an experienced one.

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9:30am PDT - September 5th, 2020

'Nothing's impossible to him': Russian-born Chimaev calls UFC boss James Bond after visa win that could see him fight this month

Khamzat Chimaev, the UFC newcomer who scored two quickfire victories on Fight Island in July, could face his next opponent within weeks after reportedly landing a visa with the help of promotion boss Dana White. Read Full Article at RT.com

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7:33am PDT - September 3rd, 2020

‘I’m not this nervous when I fight!’ UFC star Khamzat Chimaev presented with Brazilian jiu-jitsu blue belt (VIDEO)

Rising UFC star Khamzat Chimaev admitted to nerves as the usually unflappable fighter was presented with his Brazilian jiu-jitsu blue belt at the Allstars Training Center in Sweden. Read Full Article at RT.com

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3:00am PDT - August 31st, 2020

'Russians really talk like this': UFC's Mike Perry MOCKS Khabib's nation before naming eight 'mentally ill' rivals he would 'KILL'

After sharing a photo mocking the attitude and accents of lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and his fellow Russians, UFC slugger Mike Perry has named eight "fighters with a mental illness" who he would "kill in the cage." Read Full Article at RT.com

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9:54am PDT - August 29th, 2020

'Do your job!' UFC commentator Dan Hardy rages at referee Herb Dean for late stoppage in Fight Island bout (VIDEO)

UFC analyst Dan Hardy couldn't contain his anger at referee Herb Dean during Saturday's event on Fight Island after the official hesitated in calling off a fight despite Jai Herbert appearing to be out cold on the canvas. Read Full Article at RT.com

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5:19am PDT - July 26th, 2020

Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC on ESPN 14, including Darren Till's 'intentional silence'

Check out all the fighter walkout songs from Saturday's UFC on ESPN 14 event.

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5:00am PDT - July 26th, 2020

'What happened there?!' UFC fighter Correia gets pummelled after turning back on rival mistakenly thinking round is over (VIDEO)

Brazilian bantamweight Bethe Correia is a UFC veteran but made an amateur error by turning her back on opponent Pannie Kianzad and mistakenly thinking the round was over in their bout on Fight Island, and got tagged as a result. Read Full Article at RT.com

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2:41am PDT - July 26th, 2020

'He's just smashing dudes': Khamzat Chimaev makes UFC history on Fight Island as Russian-born star is hailed as 'Khabib 2.0'

Khamzat Chimaev made UFC history by picking up a second victory in the space of 10 days on Fight Island, again dominating in a performance which has further fueled the buzz around a man tipped for MMA stardom. Read Full Article at RT.com

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12:16am PDT - July 26th, 2020

UFC on ESPN 14 bonuses: Khamzat Chimaev's second in 10 days among six on the night

A marathon 15-fight show meant six post-fight bonuses instead of the usual four on Saturday night.

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10:44pm PDT - July 25th, 2020

Alexander Gustafsson issues statement after UFC on ESPN 14 loss to Fabricio Werdum

Alexander Gustaffson admits the loss "sucks" but seemed to take it well overall.

khamzat chimaev - USA Today
10:09pm PDT - July 25th, 2020

UFC on ESPN 14 results: Carla Esparza extends winning streak, hands Marina Rodriguez first loss

Carla Esparza added to the best winning streak of her UFC career when she put the first loss on Marina Rodriguez's record.

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7:01pm PDT - July 25th, 2020

UFC on ESPN 14 results: Khamzat Chimaev makes history with second UFC win in 10 days

Khamzat Chimaev put himself in the UFC record books in a way that's going to be very hard to beat at UFC on ESPN 14.

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5:25pm PDT - July 25th, 2020

'I will be pound-for-pound no. 1': Russian-born Chimaev talks title ambitions as he eyes UFC history on Fight Island (VIDEO)

Chechen-born UFC fighter Khamzat Chimaev has said he's eyeing number one pound-for-pound status within two years as he prepares for the chance to make history with his second fight in the space of 10 days on Fight Island. Read Full Article at RT.com

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8:52am PDT - July 25th, 2020

UFC on ESPN 14 weigh-in results and live video stream (9 a.m. ET)

Check out the weigh-in results for UFC on ESPN 14 in Abu Dhabi, which features Robert Whittaker vs. Darren Till in the main event.

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3:45am PDT - July 24th, 2020

UFC on ESPN 14 preview: How will reenergized Robert Whittaker fare against humbled Darren Till?

MMA Junkie's John Morgan and Oscar Willis of The Mac Life preview Robert Whittaker vs. Darren Till at UFC on ESPN 14.

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4:00am PDT - July 23rd, 2020

UFC on ESPN 14 pre-event facts: Khamzat Chimaev makes record turnaround on historic 15-fight card

The best facts and figures about UFC on ESPN 14, which features a Robert Whittaker vs. Darren Till middleweight main event.

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7:00pm PDT - July 22nd, 2020

UFC must invest in fighting talent of Middle East, North Africa | Opinion

With the UFC continuing to strengthen it's ties with Abu Dhabi, it's time they started looking at the talent in the region.

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7:45am PDT - July 22nd, 2020

Matchup Roundup: New UFC and Bellator fights announced in the past week (July 13-19)

All the UFC and Bellator fight announcements that were broken or confirmed by MMA Junkie in the past week.

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12:30pm PDT - July 20th, 2020