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16 MMA thoughts, including what Leon Edwards can do to gain steam

Leon Edwards notched his eighth straight win Saturday, but a title shot isn't likely. Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts on Edwards' next move, as well as what to expect from Monday's show.

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Edwards wants to fight Masvidal in No. 1 contender bout

Leon Edwards says Jorge Masvidal "keeps making excuses" and is a "weasel," but wants to fight Masvidal in a title eliminator bout in the UFC welterweight division.


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Inside Daniel Cormier's mind for breaking down fight film

The UFC heavyweight champion is the latest to host ESPN's film breakdown show, Detail. Here's why the future Hall of Famer is among the smartest minds in MMA.

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Cormier details how McGregor beat Holloway



Alexey Oleinik suffered a right leg fracture in his 12-second loss to Walt Harris Saturday night, Oleinik's manager Abraham Kawa told ESPN. Initially, there was fear he tore his ACL.

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Greg Hardy KO's Juan Adams in 45 seconds

Greg Hardy earned his second straight UFC win by knocking out Juan Adams in only 45 seconds on Saturday. Here's how that, and other fights, ended.

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Hardy: 'Calling my name comes with consequences'


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