Tony Ferguson

Tony Ferguson reacts to Joe Rogan and Daniel Cormier “bagging” on him during UFC commentary: “I’m the only person that told Joe ‘no’ for his podcast”

Tony Ferguson has reacted to Joe Rogan and Daniel Cormier “bagging” on him during their UFC commentaries. Apparently Ferguson is not impressed with either commentator. Tony Ferguson (26-7 MMA) recently competed against Michael Chandler (23-7 MMA) on May 7th at UFC 274 . ‘El Cucuy’ was brutally knocked out by a front kick from Chandler in the second round. It was to be Ferguson’s fourth straight defeat.
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Khabib Nurmagomedov offers Tony Ferguson a deal on the “Eagle Fight Club platform”, ‘El Cucuy’ responds

Khabib Nurmagomedov has responded to Tony Ferguson’s request to coach The Ultimate Fighter. Nurmagomedov and Ferguson were booked to fight five different times and due to botched weight cuts, injuries, and a global pandemic, the bout never came to fruition. Nurmagomedov’s father had said he always thought he needed to compete against ‘El Cucuy’, so Ferguson wants it to be coaching TUF given the former lightweight champ is now retired.
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Tony Ferguson issues fresh challenge to longtime UFC rival Khabib Nurmagomedov

UFC lightweight Tony Ferguson has issued an intriguing coaching challenge to his rival Khabib Nurmagomedov. While he may have fallen to a knockout defeat at the hands of Michael Chandler at UFC 274, it seems as if Tony Ferguson is seeing things more clearly than he has done in a long time. In a strange way, this loss may well have given him an entirely new perspective on the sport and his career in mixed martial arts.

Tony Ferguson Wants To Coach The Ultimate Fighter Against Khabib Nurmagomedov

Tony Ferguson would love to coach opposite Khabib Nurmagomedov on The Ultimate Fighter one day. Over the past several years before Khabib Nurmagomedov’s retirement, the UFC attempted to book the former Russian champion against Ferguson on numerous occasions. However, the fight always managed to fall through for one reason or another.
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Tony Ferguson explains health insurance comments at UFC 274 fight week: ‘There’s a lot of underlying things that people don’t see’

Tony Ferguson said his call for health insurance at UFC 274’s pre-fight press conference was not his first such request to his promoter. The ex-interim lightweight champion said he broached the issue because it fell by the wayside in a previous UFC meeting. It also led to an unexpected demand when a short-notice fight with Islam Makhachev at UFC 272 instead became a fight with Chandler at UFC 274.

Tony Ferguson Reacts To Conor McGregor Beef, Daniel Cormier Accusations

Tony Ferguson has finally reacted to his recent online beef with both Conor McGregor and Daniel Cormier. Over the past week, Tony Ferguson and Conor McGregor have once again began jawing off at one another. It all started on fight week leading up to UFC 274. Ferguson criticized the UFC promotion and president Dana White. This led to some comments from McGregor, who took aim at “El Cucuy” for his comments.

Tony Ferguson says Dana White is to blame for delayed move to welterweight: “Dana made me feel like s**t for going up a weight”

UFC lightweight Tony Ferguson has claimed Dana White made him feel bad for wanting to move back up to welterweight. While he may have been knocked out cold by Michael Chandler at UFC 274, Tony Ferguson seems to have a clear mind for the first time in a long time. Instead of running away from the problems he’s faced, ‘El Cucuy’ is charging headfirst into them as he prepares to try and make one of the greatest career turnarounds in mixed martial arts history.
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Tony Ferguson: Michael Chandler used my move to knock me out

Tony Ferguson has now watched film of his knockout loss at UFC 274, and a headache that followed the concussive stoppage has gone away. What remains is his will to win. “There’s a lot of mistakes that I can fix, and if I didn’t feel that I had the energy or the will or the want to be able to do it, I would have retired [at] the first drop,” Ferguson said Monday on The MMA Hour.

Tony Ferguson says he would’ve retired if he “didn’t do good” in the first round against Michael Chandler

Tony Ferguson was closer to retiring than some may think. On the main card of UFC 274, Ferguson was looking to snap his three-fight losing streak when he took on Michael Chandler. ‘El Cucuy’ said he was looking to prove he is still a top contender and in order to do that, he needed to beat ‘Iron’. Unfortnately for Ferguson, the result did not go his way as he was knocked out in the second round, but in the first round, he had some success and says that is what is keeping him going.

Tony Ferguson Rejects Charles Oliveira’s Offer To Train Together

While former UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson appreciates Charles Oliveira’s offer to train together, he feels he has to turn it down. After suffering a fourth straight defeat to Michael Chandler at UFC 274, Ferguson is on the hunt for a new team. He has had his fair share of past issues with his former coaches and wants to find a team that is willing to take in a hungry veteran.

Gregor Gillespie addresses his future after being removed from the active UFC roster, claims Tony Ferguson turned him down 100 times

Gregor Gillespie has claimed Tony Ferguson has turned him down 100 times which has played a role in his inactivity. Gillespie was removed from the UFC’s rankings on Sunday and many wondered if he was released from the promotion. ‘The Fisherman’ took to Instagram to reveal that he is still on the UFC’s roster and loves being a part of the organization. Gillespie added that some of the top-10 lightweights have turned him down which has contributed to his inactivity.

Tony Ferguson Refuses To Train With Charles Oliveira: ‘ I See Myself Competing Against Him Again’

Tony Ferguson has turned down Charles Oliveira’s offer to help him in training. “El Cucuy” feels he can still get back to his winning ways. Following his humiliating UFC 274 KO loss to fellow veteran Michael Chandler, Tony Ferguson received a special offer from Charles Oliveira. The Brazilian reached out to Ferguson on social media and courteously asked his “big dog” to “train together.”