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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ltyYglF6tn_SmnY1CfMm73hrquw=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66713818/031_Tony_Ferguson.0.0.0.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>This is the A-Side Live Chat.</p> <p>For this episode, journalist Alex Savas joins José Youngs and Alexander K. Lee to discuss some of the top story lines in the world of MMA.</p> <p>Some topics may include <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1094/ufc-249-ferguson-vs-gaethje">UFC...

<img alt="UFC 194 photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/OUN53rsUtDyK3CeOW1kz6IekXZA=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66715708/136_Conor_McGregor_vs_Jose_Aldo.0.0.jpg"> <small>Jose Aldo (pictured) lost the UFC featherweight throne to Conor McGregor at UFC 194. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/7/jose-aldo">Jose Aldo</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/593/cris-cyborg">Cris Cyborg</a> share a few things in common. They both reigned at the top...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Qv_ETBOl-uThlndRO19Qmk6cdmI=/0x87:2761x1928/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66716864/Ribeiro_WW_Maria.0.jpeg"> <small>Maria Ribeiro holds a 5-3 record in MMA, which includes a first-round KO victory at Brave CF 20. | Photo via Brave CF</small> <p>The Brazilian “Wonder Woman” stopped a criminal in her hometown on Sunday.</p> <p>Brave CF strawweight Maria Ribeiro, nicknamed...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/5R_QKo0SF-27yG6VxlnPxAaAG5w=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66717417/108_Marvin_Vettori.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>The UFC is preserving a middleweight matchup put together amid a shuffle of talent from the coronavirus pandemic. </p> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3761/marvin-vettori">Marvin Vettori</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4183/karl-roberson">Karl Roberson</a>, who were originally booked for at a UFC Fight Night event...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YNUhIqVuNZU_D0rp5tbTk5xMt1w=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66717511/DJ.0.jpg"> <small>ONE Championship</small> <p>ONE Championship has opted to postpone all of its upcoming shows through May due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.</p> <p>ONE CEO Chatri Sityodtong <a href="https://www.facebook.com/yodchatri/posts/3060784970650310?__cft__%5B0%5D=AZUJ5I2MO1nywsy-t9l0wIJsEZ7XAD2cmzPLa5tEZR4MrOnLDlL6OUX30uCbG1dJQIdGlM3NznRsUIPrSsngjedjl2Oo0oQsG1x3Kwd1r4w2hucd_dGxWtgWuEfeIM_wlFY&__tn__=%2CO%2CP-R">made the announcement</a> on Monday.</p> <p>“All May events for ONE Championship will be postponed until further...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FVorS1xQPLa89olb15Wx8W4Bh50=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66718039/096_Tony_Ferguson_x_Anthony_Pettis.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>The UFC has released the first promo for the May 9 edition of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1094/ufc-249-ferguson-vs-gaethje">UFC 249</a>. </p> <p>On Monday night, the promotion dropped its latest hype video promoting the pay-per-view fight card, which is headlined by two...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/KpJKn_glFc2FIID46DG4VkNQGAg=/0x0:899x599/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66718199/043_Nick_Diaz.0.0.0.jpg"> <p>By all accounts, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/91/robbie-lawler">Robbie Lawler</a> had the power advantage headed into his UFC 47 fight with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/108/nick-diaz">Nick Diaz</a>. </p> <p>The Miletich Fighting Systems breakout star had won six of his first eight fights via knockout, including two in the octagon....

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ltyYglF6tn_SmnY1CfMm73hrquw=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66713818/031_Tony_Ferguson.0.0.0.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>This is the A-Side Live Chat.</p> <p>For this episode, journalist Alex Savas joins José Youngs and Alexander K. Lee to discuss some of the top story lines in the world of MMA.</p> <p>Some topics may include <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1094/ufc-249-ferguson-vs-gaethje">UFC...

<img alt="Dana White" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Cc-U7YP-ILhBtBZgHUIorM71V10=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66714107/0003_Dana_White.0.0.jpg"> <small>Dana White</small> <p>The past two months, the UFC has been in a tailspin due to the ongoing spread of the coronavirus. Despite their best efforts, the world’s premier fight organization has been forced to postpone a number of events....

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/zjQbbjFqiYby3Kux_8tjd1KnkRE=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66714283/103_Tyron_Woodley_x_Kamaru_Usman.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2033/kamaru-usman">Kamaru Usman</a> never had a personal grudge with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley.</a> But he’s got some advice for the former UFC welterweight champion if he wants to get back to the title: just fight.</p> <p>Usman defeated Woodley...