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<img alt="Anderson Silva" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/s-Ex0-Gc8HifQXWwLrOPwib3FN8=/0x0:1600x1067/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67703681/802_Anderson_Silva.0.0.jpg"> <small>Anderson Silva accepts the fight against Daniel Cormier | Esther Lin/MMAFighting.com</small> <p>At UFC Vegas 12 virtual media day, some of the event’s top fighters will answer questions from the media Wednesday afternoon.</p> <p>The video is expected to begin at 4:45...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/HJycfDLI_iSf_fMUFN1UevJciOg=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67703901/038_Gavin_Tucker_x_Seungwoo_Choi.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3996/gavin-tucker">Gavin Tucker</a> will get his wish with a fight against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5246/billy-quarantillo">Billy Quarantillo</a> booked for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1151/ufc-256">UFC 256</a> on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas.</p> <p>Multiple sources confirmed the matchup to MMA Fighting on Wednesday following an...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/BExIG9FUMMaGr2CaNe1eRW84Xv4=/0x0:1190x793/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67704041/Cody_Law_Bellator.0.jpg"> <small>Bellator MMA</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5501/cody-law">Cody Law</a> didn’t know exactly how he’d end up making his professional fighting debut but he probably couldn’t have scripted a better journey.</p> <p>The 25-year-old prospect was once a top-ranked high school wrestler, who ended up joining the...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/O-HR-20dTgkS-rfuFVHzaLK97Fc=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67704407/032_Georges_St_Pierre.0.jpg"> <small>Georges St-Pierre | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>A pair of welterweight champions are coming to <em>The Apprentice</em>.</p> <p>ONE Championship announced Wednesday that two-division UFC champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/123/georges-st-pierre">Georges St-Pierre</a> and former ONE champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/250/ben-askren">Ben Askren</a> will appear as guests on a...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/pJdVockecKuHZMrJoNh2hGQQUos=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67704760/030_Jake_Hager_x_JW_Kiser.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4733/jake-hager">Jake Hager</a> goes from the squared circle to the Bellator cage for the fourth time in his career on Thursday night. </p> <p>The former WWE and current AEW star returns to action for the first time...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/4lWs_uQsJxZkiZo6Q7aAMrDujDQ=/526x0:4204x2452/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67704938/BryceMitchellClean.0.png"> <p>Ever wanted to trash the boss’s office?</p> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3528/bryce-mitchell">Bryce Mitchell</a> had a similar scenario set up in his head if he didn’t get the UFC to let him fight in his beloved camo shorts at UFC Vegas 12.</p> <p>Just how serious it was...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night Japan Media Day" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/SQX9OlyT0w9xHwtVUX0hOStpcaQ=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67705243/026_Uriah_Hall.0.0.jpg"> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/340/uriah-hall">Uriah Hall</a> has called <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> a dream fight in the past. It doesn’t seem he’s forgotten about his desire to one day challenge “The Last Stylebender.”</p> <p>While his focus right now is former middleweight...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/kDsvQSVN5AZbCyzE0pWfXuK4qmQ=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67705482/108_Kevin_Holland.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>A late change has been made to the UFC Vegas 12 card with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4384/kevin-holland">Kevin Holland</a> now expected to face late replacement <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3413/charlie-ontiveros">Charlie Ontiveros</a> after <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5110/makhmud-muradov">Makhmud Muradov</a> was forced out of their fight due...

<img alt="UFC 252: Dos Santos v Rozenstruik" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YvZMpm8MbVY4SEavfE3Hl8hO5yI=/0x0:4215x2810/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67699943/1266528804.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>Earlier this month, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> revealed that the promotion was working on a heavyweight matchup between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/22/junior-dos-santos">Junior dos Santos</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5037/ciryl-gane">Ciryl Gane</a>. That matchup is officially set...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/dBOScUdi7j54M_WWExMklC2y4LY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67700639/022_Ferguson.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>On Saturday 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 triangle choke of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1526/justin-gaethje">Justin Gaethje</a>. Following his win, Nurmagomedov shocked the world by announcing his retirement from the...