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Tony Ferguson reacts following lopsided loss to Beneil Dariush at UFC 262

UFC lightweight contender Tony Ferguson issued a statement following his lopsided unanimous decision loss to Beneil Dariush at UFC 262. Ferguson was taken down at...
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Beneil Dariush says he heard Tony Ferguson’s knee pop at UFC 262

UFC lightweight contender Beneil Dariush says that he heard Tony Ferguson's knee pop during a near submission attempt at UFC 262. Dariush was able to...
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What’s next for the stars of UFC 262?

The UFC was back in front of a full capacity crowd on Saturday night in Houston, Texas for UFC 262. The card saw the...
Beneil Dariush, Tony Ferguson, UFC 262

Pros react after Beneil Dariush dominates Tony Ferguson at UFC 262

Tonight's UFC 262 event was co-headlined by a lightweight bout between perennial division contenders Tony Ferguson and Beneil Dariush. Ferguson (25-6 MMA), the promotions former...
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UFC 262 Results: Beneil Dariush defeats Tony Ferguson (Highlights)

Tonight's UFC 262 event is co-headlined by a key lightweight bout between perennial division contenders Tony Ferguson and Beneil Dariush. Ferguson (25-5 MMA), the promotions...
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UFC 262: ‘Oliveira vs. Chandler’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon returns to Houston for tonight's UFC 262 event, a twelve-bout fight card headlined by Charles Oliveira vs. Michael Chandler. Oliveira (30-8 MMA) and...
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Beneil Dariush jokes he will try and “avoid” Justin Gaethje fight as long as...

Beneil Dariush has taken notice of what Darren Till said about Yoel Romero, and he believes he has the same thing going on with...
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Beneil Dariush says he will match Tony Ferguson’s craziness, eyes stoppage win: “It’s going...

Beneil Dariush didn't expect Tony Ferguson to accept the fight. Every since Dariush scored a highlight-reel KO win over Drakkar Klose, he has been calling...
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Just Scrap Radio Ep. 37 with Beneil Dariush, Edmen Shahbazyan, Edson Barboza, and Jack...

The 37th episode of Just Scrap Radio on BJPENN with Cole Shelton is here ahead of UFC 262 and UFC Vegas 27 next Saturday. We're...
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Beneil Dariush ready to step up in case anything happens to Michael Chandler or...

UFC lightweight Beneil Dariush says he is willing to step up to fight if anything happens to Charles Oliveira or Michael Chandler at UFC...
Tony Ferguson, UFC 249

Tony Ferguson labeled betting underdog for UFC 262 fight with Beneil Dariush

UFC lightweight contender Tony Ferguson is currently a rare betting underdog for his fight against Beneil Dariush at UFC 262. Ferguson and Dariush meet on...
Tony Ferguson, Nate Diaz

Tony Ferguson unloads on his “bitch” Nate Diaz ahead of UFC 262: “We all...

Tony Ferguson went off on Nate Diaz, Ali Abdelaziz and Conor McGregor this evening. But it was the Stockton native who received the most...
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Beneil Dariush excited to “out-crazy” Tony Ferguson at UFC 262

UFC lightweight contender Beneil Dariush is excited for his upcoming matchup with Tony Ferguson, who he wants to "out-crazy" at UFC 262. Dariush is the...
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Beneil Dariush reveals gutsy gameplan for potential Charles Oliveira fight

Beneil Dariush has revealed what he sees as his path to victory in a potential fight with fellow lightweight contender Charles Oliveira. Dariush, the UFC's...
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Beneil Dariush explains why he’s the one to defeat Khabib Nurmagomedov

UFC lightweight contender Beneil Dariush explained why he's the one to defeat Khabib Nurmagomedov, admitting "The Eagle" is his dream fight. Dariush has been in...
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Beneil Dariush releases statement following “hard-fought fight” with Diego Ferreira at UFC Vegas 18

UFC lightweight Beneil Dariush released a statement following his "hard-fought fight" with Diego Ferreira at last Saturday's UFC Vegas 18. Dariush edged out a split...
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Beneil Dariush apologizes to UFC matchmaker Sean Shelby for post-fight tirade

UFC lightweight contender Beneil Dariush apologized to UFC matchmaker Sean Shelby for his post-fight tirade following his win at UFC Vegas 18. Dariush defeated Diego...
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UFC Vegas 18 Result: Beneil Dariush defeats Diego Ferreira (Highlights)

A lightweight bout between perennial division contenders Beneil Dariush and Diego Ferreira kicks off tonight's UFC Vegas 18 main card. Dariush (19-4-1 MMA) will enter...
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Video | Beneil Dariush brought to tears when receiving UFC comeback of 2020 award

Rising lightweight contender Beneil Dariush provided MMA fans with one of the craziest moments of 2020 in his win over Drakkar Klose at UFC...
Diego Ferreira

Diego Ferreira preparing for a “brawl” against Beneil Dariush, eyes Felder or RDA next

Diego Ferreira is excited to rematch Beneil Dariush. At UFC 179 in October of 2014, Dariush edged out a decision against Ferreira in a fight...
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Beneil Dariush vs. Diego Ferreira rematch added to UFC Super Bowl card

An intriguing rematch between top-15 lightweights Beneil Dariush and Diego Ferreira has been added to the UFC Super Bowl card. ESPN's Brett Okamoto first reported...
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Beneil Dariush hoping the UFC can match him up with Charles Oliveira again

Lightweight contender Beneil Dariush is hoping that the UFC matchmakers can match him up with fellow submission ace Charles Oliveira again. Dariush was supposed to...
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Beneil Dariush uses his UFC 248 performance bonus to fund an orphanage in Haiti

Beneil Dariush put his UFC 248 performance bonus to good use. At UFC 248, Dariush scored an insane KO over Drakkar Klose in what was...
Charles Oliveira, Beneil Dariush

Report | Charles Oliveira out of October 3 UFC Fight with Beneil Dariush

Charles Oliveira will no longer fight Beneil Dariush at UFC Fight Night on October 3. The surging contender, Oliveira, has amassed a seven-fight win streak...
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Two massive UFC lightweight fights in the works for fall 2020

Two massive UFC lightweight fights are now slated for the fall of 2020, in addition to October's title unification bout. At UFC 254 on October...
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Beneil Dariush not mad about being ineligible for UFC bonus: “If anyone deserves it,...

UFC lightweight Beneil Dariush isn't upset about not being eligible to receive a UFC bonus after his big win over Scott Holtzman last weekend. Dariush...
Scott Holtzman

Scott Holtzman gunning for KO win over Beneil Dariush: “He is there to be...

Scott Holtzman is looking to be the latest fighter to knock out Beneil Dariush. On the main card of UFC Vegas 6, Holtzman is getting...
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Beneil Dariush says he’s “extremely disappointed” to be fighting unranked Scott Holtzman

Beneil Dariush was looking to be fighting a ranked opponent but unfortunately did not get his wish. Dariush, who is currently ranked 14th at lightweight,...