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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/acdBQyMn8eGy8EICS9XYEGYlo84=/14x0:2048x1356/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66667717/bianca.0.jpg"> <small>Bianca Sattelmayer walks out to a fight followed by Ricardo, Aline and their daughter Barbara. | Eduardo Rocha/Batalha MMA</small> <p>Ricardo Sattelmayer and Aline Sattelmayer got married and started their MMA careers in a small town just outside Sao Paulo, Brazil....

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/jyakYnUiXnKnL8SrQUqrW9zW1FI=/0x29:1200x829/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66662740/_DCX3696.0.jpg"> <small>Cage Warriors file photo</small> <p>As it turns out, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4457/molly-mccann">Molly McCann</a> doesn’t actually like meatballs.</p> <p>That may seem odd given the alliterative nickname of “Meatball” that she brings to the octagon, but she may have good reason for it given that...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/U7_YGzHxFTDIe3Sc-9v5IciD9F8=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66663563/051_Sean_O_Malley_x_Jose_Quinones.0.jpg"> <small>Sean O’Malley | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>He only recently returned to the octagon after two years on the sidelines, but <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4140/sean-o-malley">Sean O’Malley</a> is clearly one of the most sought-after names in the UFC’s bantamweight division.</p> <p>After finishing <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3076/jose-quinonez">Jose...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Usc97ugrpf7ZHy5G243trkjxhA8=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66664367/224_Michael_Bisping.0.0.0.0.jpg"> <small>Michael Bisping | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/84/michael-bisping">Michael Bisping</a> has never been one to pass up on an opportunity. That attitude almost cost him dearly in the twilight of his career.</p> <p>The former UFC middleweight champion’s eye issues are well-documented...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/J1Hh3rOVzsGUm8-hH7Qp10esKjU=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66665125/221_Tony_Ferguson_x_Donald_Cerrone.0.jpg"> <small>Tony Ferguson | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>With the UFC ball closer to rolling once again, oddsmakers are back in business.</p> <p>Early lines have been released for the UFC’s planned May 9 pay-per-view event, which is expected feature three title fights:...

<img alt="Dana White’s Contender Series: Lawrence v Syler" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ub0Abs6J5v8mocvKHe3MS-bDazo=/7x0:4800x3195/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66665375/1156001183.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/DWCS LLC</small> <p>The Nevada State Athletic Commission’s executive director won’t say whether the commission will reopen for business next month. But he indicated the decision will be based on guidance for...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Hl2lJCKUzdDJPbuPbgpaNKJ-rF0=/251x0:1669x945/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66665713/brockshout.0.jpg"> <small>UFC, YouTube</small> <p>Watch <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/27/brock-lesnar">Brock Lesnar</a> vs. <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/28/frank-mir">Frank Mir</a> 2 full fight video to see Lesnar dominate his rematch with Mir at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/52/ufc-100">UFC 100</a> on July 11, 2009, in Las Vegas.</p> <p>In their first meeting, it was the more...

<img alt="Shaquille O’Neal celebrates in the locker room after winning the NBA Championship of Game 5 of the N" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/NVT7-kvrrHwMtvMQgS_UtfECi9w=/0x0:2000x1333/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66661366/563605733.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images</small> <p>Shaquille O’Neal is one of the most dominant and successful players in NBA history....

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/JCtQntD7fG5ltFoC3OJPAZ2y4bk=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66661568/110_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 saw <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/520/jorge-masvidal">Jorge Masvidal</a> as anything more than a professional rival until recent weeks.</p> <p>To hear the UFC welterweight champion tell it, the exchanges with Masvidal over social media, and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/1/29/21113952/kamaru-usman-jorge-masvidal-get-into-altercation-at-super-bowl-media-day">even an...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/NCQ0y6rPdtzl6q8EaxdpL_WalVU=/103x0:1723x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66661908/wth_episode3_16x9_clean.0.png"> <p>On this week’s episode of What the Heck, unbeaten UFC featherweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5244/chase-hooper">Chase Hooper</a> (3:52) joins the show to discuss his successful UFC debut TKO win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4138/daniel-teymur">Daniel Teymur</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1056/ufc-245">UFC 245</a>, his ongoing “father-son” relationship with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/250/ben-askren">Ben...