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Geoff Neal calls for a fight with welterweight contender Michael Chiesa

UFC welterweight star Geoff Neal has called out Michael Chiesa for a potential welterweight showdown with both men riding win streaks in...
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Michael Chiesa responds after Coach Fabia reveals plans for ‘death choke’ at UFC 239

Michael Chiesa has issued a response after claims from Diego Sanchez's coach Joshua Fabia that they had plans for a 'death choke'...
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Pro fighters react to Chiefs vs 49ers at Super Bowl LIV

Pro fighters have been reacting to Super Bowl LIV on Twitter after the Kansas City Chiefs beat the San Francisco 49ers 31-20...
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Michael Chiesa says he respects Colby Covington as a fighter, but he wants him...

UFC welterweight contender Michael Chiesa says he has respect for Colby Covington as a fighter, but he believes this is the fight that makes...
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Michael Chiesa releases statement after win over Rafael dos Anjos at UFC Raleigh

UFC welterweight contender Michael Chiesa released a statement following his decision win over Rafael dos Anjos in the co-main event of UFC Raleigh. Chiesa used...
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Pros react to Michael Chiesa defeating Rafael dos Anjos at UFC Raleigh

Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos squared off with Michael Chiesa in a welterweight bout at tonight's UFC Raleigh event. Dos Anjos (29-12 MMA)...
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UFC Raleigh Results: Michael Chiesa defeats Rafael dos Anjos

In tonight's UFC Raleigh co-headliner, former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will square off with Michael Chiesa in a welterweight bout. Dos Anjos (29-12...
Mike Chiesa, Colby Covington

Michael Chiesa says he ‘loves’ UFC Raleigh matchup but doesn’t know why Rafael dos...

Michael Chiesa wanted a ranked opponent after his win over Diego Sanchez but did not expect to get a top-five opponent in Rafael dos...
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Rafael dos Anjos and Michael Chiesa stay respectful after UFC Raleigh announcement

UFC welterweight contenders Rafael dos Anjos and Michael Chiesa have exchanged pleasantries ahead of their clash at UFC Raleigh next year.
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Michael Chiesa calls for Brock Lesnar vs. Gabi Garcia fight amid Cejudo-Shevchenko talk

Henry Cejudo raised eyebrows last week when he challenged women's flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko to an "inter-gender" bout. UFC welterweight contender Michael Chiesa is...
Mike Chiesa, Colby Covington

Michael Chiesa working on new UFC contract, hoping for December return

UFC welterweight contender Michael Chiesa says he is working on a new contract with the world's leading MMA promotion and he hopes to return...
Michael Chiesa, Colby Covington

Michael Chiesa: Diego Sanchez ‘touched my butthole’ in UFC 239 fight

Michael Chiesa picked up a big win at UFC 239, defeating The Ultimate Fighter season one winner Diego Sanchez by unanimous decision. Yet he...
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UFC 239 Results: Michael Chiesa defeats Diego Sanchez (Highlights)

A welterweight bout between veterans Diego Sanchez and Michael Chiesa kicked off tonight's UFC 239 main card from Las Vegas. Sanchez (29-11 MMA) enters tonight's...
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Michael Chiesa glad he no longer has to worry about ‘the Conor effect’

Michael Chiesa is set for his second welterweight fight this Saturday at UFC 239, where he will take on Diego Sanchez. Moving up to...
Mike Chiesa, Colby Covington

UFC 239 | Michael Chiesa believes he will hand Diego Sanchez his first submission...

Don't call it a legend tour. Michael Chiesa is set to fight longtime veteran of the sport, Diego Sanchez at UFC 239. And, after beating...
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Michael Chiesa still targeting Kevin Lee rematch

In 2017, grappling specialists Michael Chiesa and Kevin Lee met in a lightweight grudge match. Unfortunately, this match ended in controversy, as Lee locked...
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Michael Chiesa vs Diego Sanchez in the works for UFC 239

At UFC 232 to close out 2018, we saw a late candidate for submission of the year when The Ultimate Fighter season...
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Michael Chiesa taps Carlos Condit in round two (highlights)

The final non-title bout of the UFC 232 main card occurred in the welterweight division, where former interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit looked to...
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Michael Chiesa wants ‘all profits made’ by Conor McGregor at UFC 229 from ‘pre-meditated...

Next Saturday night, season 15 winner of The Ultimate Fighter, Michael 'Maverick' Chiesa makes his return to the cage at UFC 232 to take...
Michael Chiesa, Colby Covington

Michael Chiesa says his family has been receiving hateful messages from Conor McGregor fans...

Back in April, Conor McGregor went ballistic in Brooklyn, and launched dolly through the window of a shuttle bus carrying several fighters on the...
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Former UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit accepts fight with “Maverick”

It appears that former UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit (30-12 MMA) is ready to make his return to the octagon. "The Natural Born Killer"...
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Michael Chiesa moving up to welterweight, hopes for fight with Carlos Condit at UFC...

After a failed attempted on the scales during his last time out at UFC 226, The Ultimate Fighter season 15 winner Michael Chiesa is...
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Michael Chiesa sues Conor McGregor for UFC 223 bus incident

There's no way that anyone will be forgetting the UFC 223 Conor McGregor bus attack anytime soon, especially all of those who were involved....
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Michael Chiesa: I “seriously thought I was going to die” during UFC 226 weight-cut

Last Friday, at the UFC 226 weigh ins, long-time lightweight contender Michael Chiesa missed weight for his fight with Anthony Pettis, tipping the scales...
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UFC 226 Results: Anthony Pettis submits Michael Chiesa (VIDEO)

A lightweight fight featuring former division title holder Anthony Pettis taking on Michael Chiesa found a home on tonight's UFC 226 main card. Michael Chiesa...
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Michael Chiesa feels he lost out on title shot because of Conor McGregor

The fallout from a non-fighting related incident was unlike anything we'd ever seen before in the UFC during UFC 223's fight week. As everyone knows...
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Michael Chiesa explains why he considers Tony Ferguson the true lightweight champion

Michael Chiesa, who battles Anthony Pettis at UFC 226 this July 7 in Las Vegas, considers Tony Ferguson — not Khabib Nurmagomedov — the...
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Michael Chiesa becomes latest fighter to join UFC broadcast team

Following in the footsteps of fighters like Michael Bisping, Rashad Evans and Tyron Woodley, Michael Chiesa is the latest fighter to take on side-gig...