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VIDEO | Ben Askren Describes How He Beats Georges St-Pierre in Detail

While everyone but Georges St-Pierre contemplates his next opponent, Ben Askren has been campaigning for this fight mostly because people won't stop asking him...
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Ben Askren Argues if Georges St-Pierre is About Legacy Fights Then He’s the Only...

Georges St-Pierre finally had his first lengthy interview since a health battle forced him to bow out of the middleweight division and vacate the...
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AUDIO | Georges St-Pierre Praises Ben Askren But says “It’s not a fight that...

"Ben Askren, I don't understand why he's not in the UFC. He's one of the best in the world and I think it has...
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Ben Askren is Not Impressed With Conor McGregor or ‘Mediocre’ Nate Diaz

Ben Askren has made it no secret his retirement has one, big Canadian asterisk. He's only coming back to fight Georges St-Pierre to finally...
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Frankie Edgar Thinks ‘It’s a Shame’ Ben Askren Hasn’t Been in the UFC Yet

Frankie Edgar has finally got a fight after his anticipated scrap with UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway has fallen through twice. At UFC 222...
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Fight Think: The Top 5 Interpromotional MMA Title Fights to Book If It Were...

The year of the superfight is truly upon us. Whether they all go down or not, three giant fights between champions in different divisions...
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UFC on Fox Tweets About Ben Askren, “maybe they know something I don’t….”

The "UFC" and "Ben Askren" have never been two things that have been synonymous with each other. At least not in a positive light... But...
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Ben Askren Anticipates A Clash with Georges St-Pierre in Late 2019

As it stands right now, labeling the career of undefeated Bellator and ONE  welterweight champion, Ben Askren a "mystery" wouldn't feel very outrageous. How...
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VIDEO | Ben Askren Breaks Down Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson’s Fight at UFC...

Once again, Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov are booked in the single best lightweight fight that is available in MMA at this point. At...
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VIDEO | Ben Askren Tells Story About How the UFC Baited Him Out of...

“So when I was 12-0, I had my last fight in Bellator against Andrey Koreshkov on July 30, maybe 31, of 2013 and I...
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Ben Askren trashes “very insecure” UFC President Dana White

It's no secret that Ben Askren – long regarded as one of the best fighters outside the UFC – is not a fan of...
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VIDEO | Ben Askren Isn’t Surprised Georges St-Pierre Vacated Because He ‘Doesn’t Like Tough...

Ever since Ben Askren walked away from combat sports, he made no mistake that only a fight with the best in the world could...
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Ben Askren Tries to Lure Georges St-Pierre in a Fight With the Power of...

When Ben Askren retired with a squeaky clean record at ONE: Immortal Pursuit, he left an asterisk above the 'R' word. He said that...
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VIDEO | Ben Askren Explains Why He’ll Only Come Back for GSP, Not Rory...

After demolishing Japanese MMA veteran Shinya Aoki at ONE: Immortal Pursuit, Ben Askren rode his funky train into the sunset, retiring from MMA for...
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Ben Askren blasts the UFC for letting Michael Bisping fight just “3 weeks after...

Ben Askren put the Ultimate Fighting Championship on blast for allowing Michael Bisping to co-headline today's UFC Fight Night 122 event in Shanghai, China. Askren...
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Freshly Retired Ben Askren Calls Out Georges St-Pierre

He came, he wrestled, he got funky, now he's gone. Ben Askren was able to take out multiple-time lightweight champion and grappling guru Shinya...

VIDEO | Ben Askren Finishes Shinya Aoki in the First Round at Immortal Pursuit

Today at an historic ONE Championship event, Ben Askren leaves MMA for good. His retirement match was against a legend in his own right,...
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Ben Askren breaks down retirement bout with “legend of the sport” Shinya Aoki

Shortly after his destruction of Zebaztian Kadestam at last weekend's ONE Championship: Shanghai event, it was announced that Ben Askren's next fight would be his...

BJPENN.COM RADIO Ep. 48 // Ray Borg | Ben Askren

BJPENN Radio is back tonight at 8PM ET/5PM PT with more of what you crave! 8:15PM ET- Kicking off the show tonight we are joined...
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Ben Askren gets awesome opponent for retirement fight

"Funky" Ben Askren has long been regarded as one of the best welterweights outside the UFC, and perhaps the best fighter outside the UFC...
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HIGHLIGHTS | Undefeated Ben Askren Dominates at ONE FC Shanghai

Ben Askren retains his title, tells @awawisconsin to get ready to get back to work on Tuesday. @FloWrestling #ONEShanghai pic.twitter.com/Hca3VTkJTY— FloCombat (@FloCombat) September...
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Tyron Woodley training partner Ben Askren: I can’t foresee a scenario in which Demian...

On July 29, UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley will attempt to defend his title against Brazilian jiu jitsu wizard Demian Maia. To prepare for...
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BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 41 // Ben Askren | Duane Ludwig | Rich Franklin

BJPENN.COM Radio returns at 8PM ET/5PM PT with Ben Askren and Rich Franklin! 8:15PM ET- We kick things off with ONE FC Welterweight Champ and...
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Ben Askren breaks down the grappling of Khabib Nurmagomedov

It's no secret that UFC lightweight #1 contender Khabib Nurmagomedov possesses some of the most dominant wrestling, and lethal ground and pound in the...
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Ben Askren on ‘Ali Act’ to MMA: Promoters could bid on title fights between...

With the growing popularity of mixed martial arts, there is still a lot of issues that many involved are battling. With the recent fighter's unions...

Ben Askren talks Stephen Thompson: I’d do whatever I wanted To him, he’d be...

While a case can certainly be made for Douglas Lima, Rory MacDonald and Jon Fitch, it's very possible that One Championship welterweight king Ben...
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Ben Askren wants Georges St-Pierre: You can’t say I’m not the best

ONE FC champion Ben Askren is widely believed to be one of the best fighters not currently signed to the UFC. With a 15-0...
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Ben Askren calls out Georges St-Pierre following news of free agency

Following news of former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges Saint Pierre becoming a free agent, ONE FC champion Ben Askren has officially called out GSP. The...

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