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Christian Lee takes out Shinya Aoki, Sage Northcutt KO’d on night of crazy upsets at ONE: Enter the Dragon

ONE: Enter the Dragon produced some of the craziest upsets in the promotion’s history. Numerous fighters defied the odds to win matches everyone expected them to lose, including Christian Lee, who stopped Shinya Aoki on Friday to win the ONE Championship lightweight title. Lee was making his lightweight debut against the most dominant fighter in the division and the first ...

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Michael Chandler’s recent Bellator 221 loss makes him ‘love this sport deeper’

Michael Chandler may hold two victories over Patricky “Pitbull” Freire, but Patricky’s brother Patricio exacted a measure of revenge at Bellator 221 on May 11, taking the lightweight championship in the process. It was certainly a disappointing loss for Chandler, but one that he appears to have drawn strength from. The feud between Chandler and the Pitbull brothers has been ...

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Check out Shinya Aoki’s Top 5 finishes ahead of ONE: Enter the Dragon (video)

(Courtesy of UFC) ONE Lightweight World Champion Shinya “Tobikan Judan” Aoki is the most successful submission specialist in Asian martial arts. An iconic figure, he is known for his overpowering ground game, which had already won him titles with WAMMA, DREAM, and Shooto before he began his reign as the king of ONE Championship’s lightweight division. Aoki is for many ...

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Douglas Lima takes the Venom out of Michael Page with KO of the Year candidate (Bellator 221 fight highlights)

(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube) Knockouts were the order of the day, as Patricio Pitbull exacted a measure of revenge, knocking out Michael Chandler at Bellator 221 to become the promotion’s second simultaneous dual-division champion. In the Bellator 221 co-main event, Douglas Lima took the Venom out of Michael Page, handing the Brit his first defeat in the cage. Lima ...

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UFC Fight Night on ESPN+ 11: Gustafsson vs. Smith

UFC on ESPN+ 11: Gustafsson vs. SmithDate: June 1, 2019 Venue: Ericsson Globe Location: Stockholm, Sweden UFC on ESPN+ 11 Fight Card Fight Card Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Smith Volkan Oezdemir vs. Ilir Latifi Jimi Manuwa vs. Aleksandar Rakić Tonya Evinger vs. Lina Länsberg Stevie Ray vs. Leonardo Santos Makwan Amirkhani vs. Chris Fishgold Bea Malecki vs. Eduarda Santana Read ...

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