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Nick Diaz will be in welterweight title contention with win at UFC 266, says teammate

UFC fan-favorite Nick Diaz will be in welterweight title contention with a big win at UFC 266, says his longtime teammate, Gilbert Melendez. Diaz takes on Robbie Lawler in a five-round, non-title welterweight rematch at UFC 266 this Saturday night. The two rivals previously met way back in 2004 at UFC 47, with Diaz knocking…

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Brave CF 50: Welterweight champ Jarrah Al-Silawi happy to show his talents on Middle East stage

Brave CF welterweight champion Jarrah Al-Silawi is happy to continue proving that he can compete with the best.Al-Silawi (15-3) meets former UFC fighter Ismail Naurdiev (20-4) in the main event of Brave CF 50, which takes place Thursday at The National Stadium in Riffa, Bahrain.“The Jordanian Lion” is accustomed to facing elite-level competition. Having won…