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Chuck Liddell Fires Back at Jon Jones’ Jabs

UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell has long been teasing a return to the cage, but now, it’s no longer an issue of “if he will return,” but just a matter of when and against whom. Liddell on Monday revealed during The MMA Hour that, at 48 years of age, he fully intends to come out of retirement

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Angela Lee Excited to Defend Her Belt Against Familiar Foe at ONE: Unstoppable Dreams

Eight opponents have tried and failed to defeat Angela Lee, but none came closer than Mei Yamaguchi. Lee couldn’t be more excited for the rematch.

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Lee Selby: The world according to a world champion

Before his world title defence against Josh Warrington at Elland Road, IBF featherweight champion Lee Selby tells BBC Sport Wales what makes him tick.

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Selby v Warrington: Head-to-head

IBF featherweight champion Lee Selby and his challenger Josh Warrington go head to head.

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Tony Ferguson: ‘I’m Still the True 155-Pound Champion’

Tony Ferguson may be on the mend, but he also believes he is still the rightful UFC lightweight champion of the world.

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‘Lomachenko having the biggest impact on a sport since Tiger Woods’

Is Vasyl Lomachenko one of the world’s leading sportsmen? Mike Costello and Steve Bunce dissect his brilliance in the ring.

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Chuck Liddell, whose time as a fighter has passed, needs saving from himself

Liddell is in need of a frank friend who will tell him what a mistake this cockamamie idea to fight again is.

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Nothing is Going to Stop Teenager Christian Lee from Winning ONE Championship Belt

His sister is already a ONE Championship titleholder, so nothing is going to stop Christian Lee from claiming a belt at "Unstoppable Dreams" on Friday.

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Selby v Warrington: IBF world champion holds no fear of Elland Road occasion

Lee Selby does not believe a hostile atmosphere will hinder him when he faces Leeds fighter Josh Warrington at Elland Road.

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If Trump pardons Jack Johnson it won’t be for his contribution to black America

The great heavyweight champion stood up to white America. But the president’s interest in the case isn’t due to civil rightsA few weeks ago, Sylvester Stallone called Donald Trump with a suggestion: why not grant a posthumous pardon to Jack Johnson, th…

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Raquel Pennington supports corner’s decision to keep fighting in UFC 224 beating vs. Amanda Nunes

Raquel Pennington fully supported her corner’s decision to compel her to keep fighting at UFC 224 despite the bloody beating she suffered.

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Chuck Liddell, 48, is Going to Fight Again, and It Doesn’t Hinge on Tito Ortiz

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell insists that he is going to fight again whether or not it is opposite Tito Ortiz.

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Two Headliners Face Six-Month Layoffs: UFC 224 Medical Suspensions

On Monday, the Brazilian Athletic Commission of MMA released the UFC 224 medical suspensions.

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Kelvin Gastelum Adamant He’ll Sit Out Until He Gets UFC Title Shot

Following back-to-back wins over top middleweight, Kelvin Gastelum intends to sit on the sidelines until he gets a UFC title shot.

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UK-based sport streaming service adopts Netflix model after $1bn deal

DAZN aims to revolutionise US pay-per-view boxing after link-up with promoter Eddie HearnThe Netflix and Amazon model that has revolutionised entertainment TV viewing is being brought to the world of sport, as a London-based streaming service looks to …

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Nunes: Pennington’s corner failed her at UFC 224

Raquel Pennington had already lost the first four rounds against Amanda Nunes at UFC 224 and had had enough on Saturday night. Pennington is captured on audio telling her corner “I’m done. Kutz is heard on the pay-per-view corner audio telling Pennington, “No, no, no, no.” “

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