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Did Justin Gaethje lose his belt?

Justin “the Highlight” Gaethje tossed aside the interim lightweight title belt he won at UFC 249. “I’ll wait for the real one.”

What does the name Barboza mean?

Noble surnames, such as Barboza, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the Spanish people. The original bearer of the name Barboza, which is a local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Spain. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate.

Is Edson Barboza black?

Edson Mendes Barboza Jr. (born January 21, 1986) is a Brazilian-American professional mixed martial artist and former Muay Thai kickboxer who competes in the featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship and has formerly competed at lightweight.