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Dana White’s Contender Series has become a focal point for fighters on the regional scene. Since its inception in 2017, the UFC Fight Pass-turned-ESPN+ summer original removed some of the guesswork for up-and-comers trying to make it big.
If Khabib Nurmagomedov is out, the UFC won’t have to look hard for a replacement. Former UFC lightweight title challenger Dustin Poirier has thrown his name into the hat as a potential replacement opponent for Tony Ferguson should UFC lightweight champ Nurmagomedov be unable to compete at UFC 249 on April 18 – provided the event still happens.
Beneil Dariush is not the calling-out type, which is why he surprised everyone with his callout of Robert Whittaker. Dariush (18-4-1 MMA, 12-4-1 UFC) knocked out Drakkar Klosenb游戏平台 at UFC 248 in one of the best fights on the card.
Jeffrey Molina could be one impressive win away from joining his teammates in the UFC. A 22-year-old flyweight fighter, Molina (7-2) took to social media recently to announce his participation in the fourth season of Dana White’s Contender Series.