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Andrade has a clear case to cut in line

The fingerprints from Joe Silva’s work with the UFC are long lasting. Hired back when it was an SEG property, Silva was the first – and for many years, only – matchmaker of the promotion’s modern, Zuffa era. He’s credited, along with John McCarthy and Jeff Blatnick, for helping modernize the organization in ways that…

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Jessica Andrade lands UFC Fight Island 6 bonus as she pounces on flyweight division

Jessica Andrade lands UFC Fight Island 6 bonus as she pounces on flyweight division The UFC is nearing the end of its second stint on Fight Island in Abu Dhabi, but the hits just keep on coming. Performance of the Night: Jessica Andrade Leading the charge on the UFC Fight Island 6 performance bonuses was…

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Jessica Andrade excited to stir up flyweight division: ‘I can put up a fight against Valentina’

New division, same results for Jessica Andrade. Competing inside the octagon at 125 pounds for the first time on Saturday, Andrade leapfrogged the flyweight division’s contenders’ line with a first-round finish of Katlyn Chookagian in the UFC Fight Island 6 co-main event. The victory made Andrade the first woman to have her hand raised in…

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Jessica Andrade believes she can shake up the flyweight division | UFC Fight Island 6

Jessica Andrade believes she can shake up the flyweight division | UFC Fight Island 6 Former UFC strawweight champion Jessica Andrade believes that she can shake up the flyweight division. SPOILER ALERT: She already has! With her win over No. 1 ranked Katlyn Chookagian at UFC Fight Island 6, Andrade made a significant splash in…