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<figure> <img alt="Conor McGregor" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/7y9KzlK78l5IN56HD9vQu0Z3CiU=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68649213/002_Conor_McGregor_2.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>On the 26th episode of On To the Next One, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and Alexander K. Lee list...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/R4AEHnnV0fyT5Pn6Jba7kE_fzsM=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68649519/119_ceremonial_Trevin_Giles.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Middleweights will battle it out inside the octagon in March.</p> <p>Multiple people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/3cLYBjfXoQkBltBqju92pvWZlzk=/0x3:7360x4910/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68645967/fightislandcage.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Kirsty O’Connor, UFC</figcaption> </figure> <p>The UFC is welcoming fans back to their events soon, but not without plenty of precautions.</p> <p>Beginning on Jan. 16, three events...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Dos Anjos v Chiesa" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/UsMOXSXK15PqreG7yW71mjD1nJk=/0x0:4778x3185/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68646030/1201971447.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>When <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1643/michael-chiesa">Michael Chiesa</a> woke up a little over a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/XQ9UWvYtlRHrss-FEL6eNTSHkJ0=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68646425/316_Daniel_Cormier_x_Stipe_Miocic.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><em>2020 was a wild year for MMA, that feels like it lasted a lifetime....

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/-jDswT72EbFOxeGofOZKl9T1OsY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68646566/110_Nik_Lentz.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Nik Lentz | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/69/nik-lentz">Nik Lentz</a> has a new date and a new opponent for his first fight in 2021.</p> <p>Multiple...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/h9Fg_mQMJRrQ6fd5OLKDNhS6K2s=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68646591/203_Khabib_Nurmagomedov_x_Dustin_Poirier.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Khabib Nurmagomedov | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>If UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> has his way, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1480/khabib-nurmagomedov">Khabib Nurmagomedov</a> will get his chance to...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 251 Usman v Masvidal: Weigh-Ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/gmaGhtudOiyTseDYlHdMSg6PxOI=/0x0:3825x2550/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68646765/1226031021.jpg.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>While 2020 brought a lot of negativity to the world, the...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Ora7aPoYNIXdV4OxU2VJOcb4HI8=/260x0:1693x955/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68647317/mcgregoryoung.0.jpg"> <figcaption>UFC, YouTube</figcaption> </figure> <p>Before <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> became the UFC’s biggest star, he was an up-and-coming fighter just like the rest of them.</p> <p>Ahead of McGregor’s...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/K96Ym1B1ein5p7_W_9gj70SszhY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68645721/096_Francis_Ngannou_x_Cain_Velasquez.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Francis Ngannou | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>As <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a> anxiously awaited <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/775/stipe-miocic">Stipe Miocic</a>’s return after a trilogy against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/373/daniel-cormier">Daniel Cormier</a>,...