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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/R-AprT57_3O3P-s_wqH2UeBtqJ8=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68976469/048_Paulo_Costa_vs_Johny_Hendricks.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Paulo Costa (pictured) won’t fight former UFC champion Robert Whittaker on April 17 | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>More details have emerged from the...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YLuJ1Zq9Qe4xy1uxs5b7uBgxvUU=/0x0:4834x3223/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68977168/UFC_251_033.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal | Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>If the oddsmakers are to be trusted, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2033/kamaru-usman">Kamaru Usman</a>’s chances of beating <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/520/jorge-masvidal">Jorge Masvidal</a>...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Edwards v Muhammad" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/j8ErC2TR-XUuuGUwv61x-rbcMEk=/0x0:3917x2611/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68977526/1306940364.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>Three days after his UFC main event, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2063/belal-muhammad">Belal Muhammad</a> is...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/bgIiD16LjgebaSAi70mR2DnW9s0=/0x0:5244x3496/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68977961/UFC_JB_2021_03_13_0175_2021031355114343.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Rani Yahya scored his 11th submission victory under the UFC and WEC banners against Ray Rodriguez. | Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>With 11 submission victories, <a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/KWDDb5iusJhJXOAMeKYOlAVFw90=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68978407/109_Kelvin_Gastelum_x_Darren_Till.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Kelvin Gastelum (pictured) will fight Robert Whittaker in a five-round UFC main event in April. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Ask and you shall...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 259: Elliott v Espinosa" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/lxNLvuDC4TbW_K7E1xXIU_fEWn8=/0x0:4232x2821/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68978600/1305720049.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1714/tim-elliott">Tim Elliott</a> is on a winning streak for the first time since his return...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/xKfbYfULQlZJXzjw-NZNfBO7OjM=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68972879/116_Paolo_Costa.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Paulo Costa (pictured) won't fight former middleweight champion Robert Whittaker in April. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>The UFC needs a new headliner for...

<figure> <img alt="Daniel Cormier" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/lnkjkqPwabzJ8qF4NIjC2sQW2NY=/0x0:1600x1067/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68973687/141_Daniel_Cormier.0.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>This past weekend, the main event of UFC Vegas 21 ended in unsatisfying fashion when an accidental eye poke halted proceedings. Early the second round, while throwing a body kick,...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/6gQDNnRgNcLHz6IqFTGcE7zxTfA=/47x0:5675x3752/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68974008/UFC_JB_2021_03_13_0409_2021031374930421.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Matheus Nicolau and Manel Kape | Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p><em>Few things infuriate MMA fans more than a fight being scored incorrectly, though...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ZI0Z251TLhFkuv_VmL1TRjTXBm0=/186x0:1806x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68974409/WTH_CleanThumbnail.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>On this week’s episode of What the Heck, UFC middleweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4384/kevin-holland">Kevin Holland</a> (4:32) previews his <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1196/ufc-vegas-22">UFC Vegas 22</a> headliner with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/925/derek-brunson">Derek Brunson</a> this Saturday, discusses having an extended...