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Leon Edwards believes Jorge Masvidal will continue to “find an excuse” even after he...

UFC welterweight Leon Edwards believes Jorge Masvidal will find an excuse not to fight him even if he beats rising contender Khamzat Chimaev. Edwards is...
Neil Magny

Neil Magny vows to slap Khamzat Chimaev on sight following recent troll job

UFC welterweight Neil Magny has vowed to slap Khamzat Chimaev on sight in the wake of the latter's trolling on social media. At one point...
Khamzat-Chimaev, Dana White

Khamzat Chimaev says he has never seen Leon Edwards fight

Ahead of their upcoming main event matchup, UFC welterweight contender Khamzat Chimaev admitted that he has never watched Leon Edwards fight. After two previous matchups...
Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns shares his predictions for Masvidal vs. Covington and Chimaev vs. Edwards

Soon to be welterweight title challenger Gilbert Burns has shared his predictions for Masvidal vs. Covington and Chimaev vs. Edwards. Burns (19-3 MMA) is set...
Khamzat Chimaev

Video | Khamzat Chimaev looks sharp on the pads during training session with Alexander...

UFC welterweight contender Khamzat Chimaev looked sharp on the pads during a recent training session with Alexander Gustafsson in Sweden. Chimaev finally returns to the...
Khamzat Chimaev, Conor McGregor

Khamzat Chimaev takes aim at Conor McGregor following UFC 257 loss to Dustin Poirier

UFC welterweight Khamzat Chimaev took aim at promotional superstar Conor McGregor following his UFC 257 knockout loss to Dustin Poirier. Chimaev was one of a...
Mike Perry

Mike Perry goes to bat for Conor McGregor following recent insults from Khamzat Chimaev

UFC welterweight Mike Perry has gone to bat for Conor McGregor after the Irishman was once again insulted by Khamzat Chimaev. Chimaev (9-0 MMA), a...
Khamzat Chimaev

Khamzat Chimaev takes shot at “chicken” Conor McGregor

Welterweight prospect Khamzat Chimaev has taken a shot at Conor McGregor ahead of the Irishman's anticipated return to the Octagon. McGregor is slated to step...
Leon Edwards, Khamzat Chimaev

Khamzat Chimaev re-opens as betting favorite for Leon Edwards fight

The betting odds for the new booking between welterweights Leon Edwards and Khamzat Chimaev features Chimaev opening as the favorite this time. Edwards and Chimaev...
Leon Edwards, Khamzat Chimaev

Leon Edwards vs. Khamzat Chimaev gets new date, now scheduled for March 13

A welterweight fight between Leon Edwards and Khamzat Chimaev has been rescheduled once again, this time for the main event of a card on...
Khamzat Chimaev, Leon Edwards, Dana White

Dana White updates on Leon Edwards vs. Khamzat Chimaev bout: “I love that fight”

UFC President Dana White is still determined to book a fight between welterweight stars Leon Edwards and Khamzat Chimaev. Edwards and Chimaev have been scheduled...
Khamzat Chimaev, Conor McGregor

Video | Khamzat Chimaev unloads bullets alongside Alexander Gustafsson

UFC welterweight prospect Khamzat Chimaev unloaded bullets in a new video showing him shooting guns alongside veteran Alexander Gustafsson. FrontKickOnline recently released a video of...
Khamzat Chimaev, Chael Sonnen

Neil Magny believes UFC’s push of Khamzat Chimaev could be “a positive for everybody”

Neil Magny has no objection to the big promotional push the UFC is giving Khamzat Chimaev. In fact, he's on board with it. Khamzat Chimaev...
Khamzat Chimaev

Video | Khamzat Chimaev arrives maskless in Chechnya, explains he’s out of the Leon...

Surging UFC contender Khamzat Chimaev was hoping to ring in the New Year by scoring his most high profile victory to date. 'Borz' was slated...
Dana White, UFC 249

Dana White names his top three fighters to watch for in 2021

UFC president Dana White named his top three fighters to watch for in 2021, pointing out Khamzat Chimaev, Kevin Holland, and Joaquin Buckley. White was...
Khamzat Chimaev

Khamzat Chimaev withdrew from Edwards fight due to COVID-19 complications, says manager

Khamzat Chimaev withdrew from his planned fight with Leon Edwards due to complications stemming from his recent COVID-19 infection, according to his manager. Chimaev was...
Leon Edwards, Khamzat Chimaev

Leon Edwards vs. Khamzat Chimaev fight reportedly off again

An anticipated welterweight matchup between Leon Edwards and Khamzat Chimaev is off again, according to reports out of Sweden and Russia. Edward and Chimaev were...
Khamzat-Chimaev, Dana White

Khamzat Chimaev vows to smash “chicken” Conor McGregor for messing with his “big brother”

Khamzat Chimaev has vowed to smash Conor McGregor after the Irishman took aim at his "big brother" on Christmas evening. After announcing that he is...
Mike Chiesa, UFC Fight Island 8

Michael Chiesa, Neil Magny slated for January 20 fight, could “serve as backup” for...

Ranked welterweight contenders Michael Chiesa and Neil Magny have reportedly agreed to fight on January 20 on Fight Island. While this is a big fight...
Geoff Neal

Geoff Neal sees both sides to Khamzat Chimaev getting Leon Edwards fight

Streaking welterweight contender Geoff Neal is prepared to compete in his biggest fight yet. But originally, he wasn't supposed to be UFC Vegas 17's...
Kevin-Holland

Kevin Holland calls Khamzat Chimaev a “wannabe gangster”

UFC middleweight contender Kevin Holland called Khamzat Chimaev a "wannabe gangster" after hearing "crickets" following his recent call-out. Holland knocked out veteran Ronaldo Souza at...
Dana White, UFC 251, Conor McGregor, Jorge Masvidal

Dana White defends Leon Edwards vs. Khamzat Chimaev booking

UFC President Dana White has explained why the promotion booked a controversial welterweight fight between Leon Edwards and Khamzat Chimaev. Chimaev was one of the...
Stephen Thompson, Nick Diaz

Stephen Thompson: Khamzat Chimaev’s promotional push is “a slap in the face to everybody...

Stephen Thompson says the push Khamzat Chimaev is getting from the UFC is ""a slap in the face to everybody who’s worked their butts...
Kevin-Holland

Video | Kevin Holland issues a challenge to Khamzat Chimaev

UFC middleweight contender Kevin Holland has issued a challenge to Khamzat Chimaev, challenging him to a fight at next week's UFC Vegas 17. Holland is...
Leon Edwards

Leon Edwards vs. Khamzat Chimaev targeted to headline January event on Fight Island

Leon Edwards and Khamzat Chimaev are expected to headline a Fight Night card on Fight Island. Originally, Edwards and Chimaev were expected to headline the...
Neil Magny

Neil Magny open to fighting Khamzat Chimaev on short notice

Veteran UFC welterweight Neil Magny says he's open to fighting top prospect Khamzat Chimaev on short notice later this month at UFC Vegas 17. Chimaev...
Khamzat Chimaev, Leon Edwards, Dana White

Khamzat Chimaev vs. Leon Edwards fight scrapped due to COVID-19

An anticipated welterweight scrap between No. 3-ranked contender Leon Edwards and rising prospect Khamzat Chimaev has unfortunately been canceled after Edwards tested positive for...
Khamzat Chimaev

Khamzat Chimaev “good to go” for Leon Edwards fight despite reports of COVID-19 positive...

UFC welterweight Khamzat Chimaev says he's "good to go" for the Leon Edwards fight despite reports of a COVID-19 positive test. Chimaev and Edwards will...