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Combate Americas withdraws offer to Yair Rodriguez, won’t sign UFC veteran

When the UFC made the shocking decision to cut Yair Rodriguez earlier this month, the expectation was that he would find another home quite...
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Yair Rodriguez details the lead up to his release from the UFC

When news broke earlier this month that young featherweight prospect, Yair Rodriguez had been cut from the UFC, the MMA world was surprised, to...
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BREAKING | Yair Rodriguez released from the UFC, Dana White says “he can take...

Surprising news has just come out from the LA Times' Lance Pugmire that top UFC featherweight prospect, Yair Rodriguez has been cut from the...
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Report | Dana White says Yair Rodriguez vs Zabit Magomedsharipov is a “done deal”...

Looking for a prospect battle? Well, one that has fans more interested than almost any other fight right now is the proposed Zabit Magomedsharipov...

Fox Acquires MMA Documentary “El Pantera” starring Yair Rodriguez

(Photo courtesy of the New York Latino Film Festival - Director The Mash-Up King, UFC's Yair Rodriguez, Executive Producers Nancy Murphy Bowles and Jason...
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Yair Rodriguez is Ready to Return to Become the ‘F-cking Best’

We haven't seen Yair Rodriguez since his lost to Frankie Edgar in the second round in May of last year at UFC 211. After...
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Yair Rodriguez reveals plans for his next big fight

Rising UFC featherweight Yair Rodriguez is one of the most entertaining fighters that you will see compete in the Octagon. With his exciting striking...
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VIDEO | “El Pantera” the Yair Rodriguez documentary

After 13 months of production, the highly anticipated documentary film El Pantera starring Mexican UFC fighter Yair Rodriguez will be making it’s world premiere...
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BJ Penn looks back on Yair Rodriguez loss: why didn’t I just slam him...

Earlier this year, former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion and UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn made his long-awaited return to the Octagon. He...
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Yair Rodriguez: All my fears came true at UFC 211

Earlier this month, on the main card of UFC 211, red hot featherweight prospect Yair Rodriguez hit a road block in the form of...
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Yair Rodriguez issues statement on tough loss to Frankie Edgar

Last night, on the main card of the stacked UFC 211, red hot featherweight prospect Yair Rodriguez faced the biggest test of his career...
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UFC 211 Results: Frankie Edgar TKO’s Yair Rodriguez (Highlights)

UFC 211 Results: Frankie Edgar vs. Yair Rodriguez A key featherweight tilt between former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar and surging contender Yair Rodriguez took place...
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Yair Rodriguez confident he can be a bigger star than Canelo

Middleweight boxing champion Canelo Alvarez is undoubtably one of Mexico's biggest professional athletes. Interestingly enough, ahead of his upcoming title defense against Julio Cesar...
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Yair Rodriguez believes that “disrespectful” Frankie Edgar is the toughest fight in the featherweight...

Yair Rodriguez believes that "disrespectful" Frankie Edgar is the toughest fight in the featherweight division Surging UFC featherweight contender Yair “El Pantera” Rodriguez will return...
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Yair Rodriguez details his post-fight conversation with BJ Penn, expects “The Prodigy” to defeat...

Yair Rodriguez details his post-fight conversation with BJ Penn, expects "The Prodigy" to defeat Dennis Siver Surging UFC featherweight contender Yair Rodriguez will take on...
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Yair Rodriguez is not like other fighters and vows to become a UFC champion...

Yair Rodriguez is not like other fighters and vows to become a UFC champion this year Surging UFC featherweight contender Yair Rodriguez will take on...
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Yair Rodriguez promises to deliver on his mom’s premonition for UFC 211 fight with...

Yair Rodriguez promises to deliver on his mom's premonition for UFC 211 fight with Frankie Edgar Surging UFC featherweight contender Yair "El Pantera" Rodriguez will...
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VIDEO | Yair Rodriguez training for Frankie Edgar

https://youtu.be/BFomgcAqGCA Streaking UFC prospect Yair Rodriguez is fresh off his January win over BJ Penn, which saw the young star pick up his 6th straight...
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Frankie Edgar senses the UFC may be setting him up to lose against Yair...

A fight that has the potential to really shake up the 145-pound division is set as #2 UFC ranked featherweight Frankie Edgar takes on...
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UFC 211 adds Frankie Edgar vs. Yair Rodriguez

On Thursday, the UFC announced another massive fight scheduled for UFC 211. Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar will take on rising star Yair Rodriguez...
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Yair Rodriguez says his celebrity increased after BJ Penn win

Last month, Mexican featherweight contender Yair Rodriguez scored a nice win over UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn. Now several weeks removed from this...
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Three Fights We Want to See After UFC Houston

With the UFC's exciting stop in Houston now in the rear view mirror, it's time to look to the future, as the card's winners...
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Yair Rodriguez on Conor McGregor: If he’s in front of me, I don’t care,...

Coming off the biggest win of his career against UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn, Yair Rodriguez is looking to climb to the...
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Yair Rodriguez reflects on win over BJ Penn, what’s next

Earlier this month, streaking featherweight prospect Yair Rodriguez picked up the biggest win of his career as he not only defeated, but TKOd UFC...
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Coach believes BJ Penn will likely fight again

Earlier this month, UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn stepped into the Octagon for just his second fight in the past 5 years. Penn...
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Yair Rodriguez describes what he and BJ Penn said to one another after their...

The main event of UFC Fight Night 103 brought UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn back into the Octagon to take on the...
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PHOTOS | BJ Penn and Yair Rodriguez make weight for ‘UFC Phoenix’

Friday morning in Phoenix, Arizona, UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn hit the scales ahead of his 'UFC Fight Night: Phoenix' scrap on January...
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VIDEO | BJ Penn on Yair Rodriguez fight: ‘I’m not here shake your hand,...

https://youtu.be/I5HWBYRnH2w UFC Fight Night 103 takes place in Phoenix, Arizona this Sunday as UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn makes his way back into...

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