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UFC 242 results – Nurmagomedov vs. Poirier for UFC lightweight title

The promotion returns to Abu Dhabi with the UFC 242 taking place from The Arena on Yas Island. The Arena is a 13,000-seater stadium which has been specifically created for UFC events after the MMA promotional company signed a five-year deal with the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi. In the main event, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov defends his title against interim champion Dustin Poirier. Whoever leaves Abu Dhabi with their hand held high […]

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UFC 242 Preview – Tune in to the Martial Arts Chat Podcast

So much fun on the Roundtable this week.  We looked ahead to UFC 242 which takes place in Abu Dhabi, headlined, of course, by Khabib and Porrier for the Undisputed Lightweight Belt.  On the panel we had the hardest working man in MMA Media Chris Allen, from iFox with Juice Podcast, Victor Vargas and the always entertaining and often controversial Mick Tully of Micks Martial Arts Podcast. UFC 242 Predictions – Martial Arts Chat Roundtable Returns! On […]

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Khabib Nurmagomedov outlines new UFC contract

Lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov is set to defend his lightweight title against Dustin Poirier in the main event of UFC 242. Not only is it another title fight, but the champion got a new contract that reportedly makes him the highest paid fighter. Ultimately, Nurmagomedov is quite happy with the deal. “Frankly speaking, I would not like to disclose the terms of the contract,” Khabib Nurmagomedov said on his YouTube channel. “They are very good and most […]

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Dustin Poirier breaks down potential title fight against Khabib Nurmagomedov

Dustin Poirier has been grinding in the sport for quite some time, and now all signs point to him finally getting a lightweight title shot. His previous fight, he beat Max Holloway by decision to become the interim lightweight champion. Now, the Louisiana native Poirier is set for what will be his hardest fight to date. He is going to take on the undefeated lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov, who has only lost one round in his MMA […]

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