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Dana White issues cryptic response when questioned about the status of UFC featherweight Yair...

UFC president Dana White issued a cryptic response when questioned about the current status of featherweight contender Yair Rodriguez. Rodriguez was supposed to fight fellow...
Zabit Magomedsharipov, Yair Rodriguez

Report | Zabit Magomedsharipov vs. Yair Rodriguez rescheduled for UFC 254

Zabit Magomedsharipov and Yair Rodriguez have been rebooked to fight. The two have been linked to a bout for years and they were booked once...
Yair Rodriguez

Yair Rodriguez tells Zabit Magomedsharipov to wait for him: “You will get a real...

UFC featherweight contender Yair Rodriguez told rival Zabit Magomedsharipov to wait for a matchup against him after he injured his ankle in training. Rodriguez vs....
Zabit Magomedsharipov

Zabit Magomedsharipov slams “no balls” Yair Rodriguez for pulling out of main event fight

Zabit Magomedsharipov is not happy with Yair Rodriguez for pulling out of their scheduled main event scrap on August 29. Magomedsharipov and Rodriguez have been...
Charles Rosa

Charles Rosa offers to fight Zabit since he already “beat Yair in Mexico City”

UFC featherweight Charles Rosa has offered to fight Zabit Magomedsharipov in the wake of Yair Rodriguez withdrawing from their August 29 main event. Fans have...
Yair Rodriguez, UFC Mexico

Yair Rodriguez out of main event fight against Zabit Magomedsharipov

Yair Rodriguez and Zabit Magomedsharipov will have to wait a little longer to fight one another. The two have been linked to fighting one another...
Zabit Magomedsharipov vs Yair Rodriguez

Report | Zabit Magomedsharipov vs Yair Rodriguez in the works for August 29

The Ultimate Fighting Championship's featherweight division has a new war slated for late summer as Zabit Magomedsharipov is going to square off against Yair...
Yair Rodriguez

VIDEO | Yair Rodriguez challenges Conor McGregor

Yair Rodriguez got creative during his latest fighter callout. The rising featherweight contender recorded a video lighting a “St. McGregor” candle to propose a...
Dominick Reyes

UFC Rankings update: Dominick Reyes stays still, Yair Rodriguez rises

The official UFC rankings have been updated in the wake of last Friday's UFC Boston card, but surprisingly, Dominick Reyes has not moved up...
Yair Rodriguez

Yair Rodriguez gives Jeremy Stephens props in post-fight statement

Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy first met at UFC Mexico last month. Regrettably, this first fight ended abruptly with an illegal eye-poke, kickstarting a heated...
Yair Rodriguez, Jeremy Stephens

Pros react to Jeremy Stephens vs. Yair Rodriguez at UFC Boston

A key featherweight bout between perennial division contenders Jeremy Stephens and Yair Rodriguez co-headlined tonight's UFC Boston event. The pair had squared off last month...
Yair Rodriguez

UFC Boston Results: Yair Rodriguez defeats Jeremy Stephens (Highlights)

A key featherweight bout between perennial division contenders Jeremy Stephens and Yair Rodriguez co-headlined tonight's UFC Boston event. The pair squared off last month at...
Yair Rodriguez

Yair Rodriguez reacts to Jeremy Stephens’ controversial remark

UFC featherweight contender Yair Rodriguez has responded to a controversial remark from his opponent this Friday night Jeremy Stephens. Stephens, who hasn't won inside the...
Yair Rodriguez, Jeremy Stephens

Jeremy Stephens on Yair Rodriguez fight: ‘If he don’t die, it don’t count’

Jeremy Stephens says that his beef with fellow featherweight contender Yair Rodriguez is personal. In the co-main event of UFC Boston on Friday, Stephens and...
Yair Rodriguez, Jeremy Stephens

Jeremy Stephens discusses angry UFC Mexico crowd

Jeremy Stephens became a walking target for fans at UFC Mexico after his fight against Yair Rodriguez was stopped after just 15 seconds. Stephens was...
Yair Rodriguez

Kenny Florian scolds Yair Rodriguez for post-fight actions

Yair Rodriguez has found himself in a bit of hot water after his UFC Mexico fight with Jeremy Stephens ended with an inadvertent eye-poke....
Brendan Schaub

Brendan Schaub: I hope Jeremy Stephens beats the f**k out of Yair Rodriguez

Brendan Schaub is rooting for Jeremy Stephens in the rematch with Yair Rodriguez. On Wednesday, ESPN's Brett Okamoto got word from UFC president Dana White...
Yair Rodriguez, Jeremy Stephens

Jeremy Stephens vs Yair Rodriguez re-booked for UFC Boston co-main event

Jeremy Stephens and Yair Rodriguez will run it back after their disappointing no-contest in their first fight. According to Brett Okamoto of ESPN citing...
Yair Rodriguez, Jeremy Stephens

Yair Rodriguez accuses Jeremy Stephens of ‘quitting’

Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens fought to a No Contest in the main event of this past weekend's UFC Mexico City event. Rodriguez accidentally...
Yair Rodriguez, Jeremy Stephens

VIDEO | Jeremy Stephens and Yair Rodriguez nearly brawl at hotel, use anti-gay slurs

Yesterday, we heard all about a near-brawl between Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens. This confrontation was said to have occurred at the fighter hotel...
Jeremy Stephens

Jeremy Stephens buries Yair Rodriguez: ‘I’ve never been cut from the UFC for not...

Jeremy Stephens wants a rematch with Yair Rodriguez after their UFC Mexico showdown was derailed by an inadvertent eye poke. “Let’s run it back,” Stephens...
Yair Rodriguez

VIDEO | Yair Rodriguez snaps on Michael Bisping at UFC Mexico

Yair Rodriguez was visibly upset after his bout with Jeremy Stephens was ruled a no-contest, and things only got worse when Michael Bisping attempted...
Yair Rodriguez

Yair Rodriguez says he gives Jeremy Stephens “the benefit of the doubt” for eye...

UFC featherweight contender Yair Rodriguez says he gives Jeremy Stephens "the benefit of a doubt" after an eye poked ended the UFC Mexico city...
Brendan Fitzgerald, UFC Mexico

VIDEO | UFC commentator Brendan Fitzgerald hides under desk following Mexico City main event

A video has circulated of UFC commentator Brendan Fitzgerald hiding under the announcers' desk following the main event of UFC Mexico City. The main event...
Jeremy Stephens

Jeremy Stephens to Yair Rodriguez: “Let’s run it back, motherf*cker”

Jeremy Stephens told Yair Rodriguez that he wants to run their fight back as soon as his eye is healed up following an eye...
Yair Rodriguez

Pros react to Yair Rodriguez vs. Jeremy Stephens at UFC Mexico

A key featherweight bout between perennial contenders Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens headlined tonight's UFC Mexico event. Yair Rodriguez was returning to action for the...
Yair Rodriguez, Jeremy Stephens

UFC Mexico Results: Yair Rodriguez vs. Jeremy Stephens ends in a no-contest

A key featherweight bout between perennial contenders Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens headlines tonight's UFC Mexico event. Yair Rodriguez was last seen in action in...
Yair Rodriguez, Jeremy Stephens

UFC Mexico Results and Highlights

The Octagon heads south of the border tonight for UFC Mexico, a twelve-bout fight card headlined by a featherweight bout between Jeremy Stephens and...