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Michael Chandler praises “combat sports icon” Conor McGregor, wants to fight him this winter

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler praised "combat sports icon" Conor McGregor and said he wants to fight him in November or December. Chandler made his...
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Michael Chandler believes “there’s going to be a ton of pressure on” Dustin Poirier...

Michael Chandler thinks there will be a ton of pressure on Dustin Poirier in his trilogy fight against Conor McGregor. After Poirier scored a second-round...
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Michael Chandler predicts first-round KO over Charles Oliveira at UFC 262

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler is predicting a first-round knockout win over Charles Oliveira when they meet on May 15 at UFC 262. Chandler and...
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UFC 262: Chandler vs. Oliveira is absolutely stacked following addition of Nate Diaz vs....

UFC 262 is looking like one of the most stacked cards of the year - especially after the addition of Nate Diaz vs Leon...
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Michael Chandler expects to have first UFC lightweight title defense against Conor McGregor

Michael Chandler believes he will fight Conor McGregor after he beats Charles Oliveira on May 15. In the main event of UFC 262, Chandler and...
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Dana White reacts to Justin Gaethje’s recent frustrations: “Gaethje couldn’t be in a better...

Dana White has shared his thoughts on the recent frustrations vented by former UFC interim lightweight champion Justin Gaethje. Gaethje (22-3 MMA) was expecting to...
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Khama Worthy: ‘I’d knock Michael Chandler’s f*cking head off’

Lightweight finisher Khama Worthy (16-7) is back in action at UFC 260 this Saturday. And during his fight camp, his division's next title bout...
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Charles Oliveira expects to KO Michael Chandler to win the lightweight title: “I’ll catch...

Charles Oliveira is confident he will become the new lightweight champion at UFC 262. After Dana White confirmed Khabib Nurmagomedov was retired, the promotion was...
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UFC 262: Oliveira vs. Chandler heads to Houston, Texas with full crowd

The upcoming UFC 262: Oliveira vs. Chandler pay-per-view on May 15 will take place in front of a full crowd of fans in Houston,...
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Michael Chandler vs. Charles Oliveira opening betting odds released

The opening betting odds have been released for the upcoming vacant UFC lightweight title bout between Michael Chandler and Charles Oliveira. The UFC officially announced...
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Pros react to Khabib Nurmagomedov retirement, Chandler vs. Oliveira at UFC 262

Social media was full of fighter reactions following news that Khabib Nurmagomedov has officially retired and Chandler vs. Oliveira is set for UFC 262. Earlier...
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Michael Chandler and Charles Oliveira react after booking lightweight title fight at UFC 262

Michael Chandler and Charles Oliveira have shared their respective reactions after being booked to fight for the vacant UFC lightweight title at UFC 262. Earlier...
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Vacant UFC lightweight title fight set for UFC 262 featuring Michael Chandler vs. Charles...

It's official, Khabib Nurmagomedov has retired and vacated his lightweight crown. Now the UFC moves on to Michael Chandler vs. Charles Oliveira. Late Thursday night...
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Michael Chandler has a sneaky suspicion that Khabib Nurmagomedov will retire with a record...

Michael Chandler has a sneaky suspicion that UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will retire with a record of "29-and-Chandler." Chandler is one of the top...
Justin Gaethje vs Michael Chandler

Report | Justin Gaethje returns to the Octagon against Michael Chandler

An unbelievably exciting clash is in the works for the lightweight division as former title contender Justin Gaethje is going to lock horns with...
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Dan Hooker explains how his new “ugly-ass record” will allow him to take risks...

Perennial UFC lightweight contender Dan Hooker believes his new "ugly-ass record" will allow him to take risks other guys aren't willing to take. Hooker (20-10...
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Michael Chandler offers support to Dan Hooker, believes they will fight again in the...

Michael Chandler has offered his support to Dan Hooker. Hooker recently posted on social media that he is back in New Zealand but in quarantine....
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UFC under fire for airing Black History Month special starring Michael Chandler

The UFC is under fire for running a Black History Month special starring lightweight contender Michael Chandler. February is recognized as Black History Month in...
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Video: Michael Chandler reviews Dustin Poirier’s hot sauce

Michael Chandler has been chomping at the bit for a fight with top UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier, but that didn't stop him from...
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Eddie Alvarez shares his thoughts on the UFC debut of former rival Michael Chandler

Eddie Alvarez tuned in to watch his former rival Michael Chandler make his Octagon debut against Dan Hooker at UFC 257. Alvarez and Chandler have...
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Michael Chandler reacts after Dustin Poirier rejects lightweight title fight: “He might end up...

Michael Chandler thinks it is "a little bit weird" that Dustin Poirier isn't interested in fighting for the UFC lightweight championship next. Chandler and Poirier...
Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje

Justin Gaethje shares interesting theory as to why Dustin Poirier won’t fight Michael Chandler

Justin Gaethje has shared an interesting theory as to why Dustin Poirier won't fight fellow UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler. The former interim UFC lightweight...
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Michael Chandler: ‘Ben Askren knocks out Jake Paul, seventh round’

Michael Chandler will be aiding his fellow former Bellator champion Ben Askren in preparation for his Jake Paul boxing match — and the new...
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Ali Abdelaziz confirms Justin Gaethje open to fighting Michael Chandler

MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz confirmed that Justin Gaethje is interested in fighting Michael Chandler for his next fight inside the Octagon. With UFC lightweight champion...
Michael Chandler, UFC, Black History Month

Michael Chandler wants Justin Gaethje next to prove who’s the most violent fighter in...

Michael Chandler is hoping to prove he's the most violent fighter in the UFC and to do that he knows he needs to face...
Charles Oliveira

Charles Oliveira reportedly declines UFC 258 non-title fight with Michael Chandler

Charles Oliveira has reportedly turned down a short-notice offer to meet Michael Chandler in a non-title fight on the upcoming UFC 258 card. UFC 258...
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Patricio Freire predicts Michael Chandler will become UFC champ, but not No. 1 lightweight

Patricio Freire believes Michael Chandler will become the UFC lightweight champion, but that still won't make him the sport's best lightweight. Freire and Chandler are...
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Dustin Poirier suggests Charles Oliveira fights Michael Chandler for vacant lightweight title

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier suggested that Charles Oliveira and Michael Chandler fight each other for the vacant title. The race for the UFC lightweight...