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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/CcVQahl00UwMa4meOihl8vhuk_g=/114x0:1734x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67986659/WTH_EP35_CLEAN.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>On this week’s episode of <em>What the Heck</em>, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck chats with No. 1-ranked UFC flyweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3844/brandon-moreno">Brandon Moreno</a> (5:13) as he recaps his first-round finish of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5342/brandon-royval">Brandon...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/_LCimPSpfTzd9avbaOuuRKO2qto=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67981151/056_Curtis_Blaydes_Alistair_Overeem.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Curtis Blaydes | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>The list of heavyweights separating <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3622/curtis-blaydes">Curtis Blaydes</a> from a title shot isn’t long and he doesn’t...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/z5g3-s58IaireG1UmCyUxYPnGI4=/0x37:640x464/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67981546/127034459_126639655897321_3040058922144156417_n.0.jpg"> <figcaption>@lexmcmahon, Instagram</figcaption> </figure> <p>Despite a successful MMA debut, Titan FC COO Lex McMahon is sticking to his word that there won’t be a second fight.</p> <p>McMahon,...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/66n36EjBAZ3CFpba4L9XkIJoe8w=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67982543/024_Alex_Morono_x_Khaos_Williams.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5337/khaos-williams">Khaos Williams</a> has had quite the introduction to UFC fans in 2020. </p> <p>Williams followed up his 27-second finish of...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/9razxllOGE7RONnqiILQZTjCILM=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67983466/077_Luke_Rockhold_x_Jan_Blachowicz.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Jan Blachowicz | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/620/jan-blachowicz">Jan Blachowicz</a> is currently in talks to face one undefeated UFC star and he’s long had...

<figure> <img alt="Derrick Lewis" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/SDlSH9RXd0MKheuR17XRE6VhMNs=/107x0:1907x1200/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67983888/101_Derrick_Lewis.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>At the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1175/ufc-vegas-15-blaydes-vs-lewis">UFC Vegas 15</a> virtual media day, a host of fighters, who will compete at Saturday’s event,...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/9SGvoAzMjChwCJVgXS-IRUnUAOU=/0x0:1071x714/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67984544/figgycash.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Deiveson Figueiredo | @redcachenet, Twitter</figcaption> </figure> <p>Saturday was a triumphant night for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4188/deiveson-figueiredo">Deiveson Figueiredo</a>, but something was definitely missing.</p> <p>The Brazilian star’s first UFC flyweight...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/pJdLC84tFew_SbFJCXIRZgiDU9E=/59x0:1679x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67985054/DerrickLewis.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>It’s not like <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/939/derrick-lewis">Derrick Lewis</a> takes anything his opponent seriously, or takes himself at all seriously in interviews. But the UFC Vegas 15 seems genuinely confused at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3622/curtis-blaydes">Curtis Blaydes</a>’...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Gordon v Albazi" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/uc0P8khH3kdQO1EErFvNVnafLHQ=/0x0:4982x3321/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67979172/1256925680.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>UFC Vegas 15’s main card is currently down to five bouts...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/KdLmWlxH7SA4zkosIkjUY4fClQ8=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67980049/015_Dustin_Poirier.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>At <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1140/ufc-254">UFC 254</a>, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1480/khabib-nurmagomedov">Khabib Nurmagomedov</a> successfully defended his lightweight title with a second-round submission of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1526/justin-gaethje">Justin Gaethje</a>....