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<img alt="Khabib Nurmagomedov, Tony Ferguson" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/w5qzRbWZnXC6dRLo8WcRNm8rmIY=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67633775/007_Khabib_Nurmagomedov_x_Tony_Ferguson.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1480/khabib-nurmagomedov">Khabib Nurmagomedov</a> has been booked against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/538/anthony-ferguson">Tony Ferguson</a> five times in the past, but it doesn’t appear he expects a sixth opportunity to come his way.</p> <p>As the reigning UFC lightweight champion...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Weigh-Ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/bD8kwPdM3zs1v6cLpRupimqX4Ms=/0x0:5568x3712/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67633929/1177983082.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>A knee injury has forced <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1713/philipe-lins">Philipe Lins</a> out of his scheduled Nov. 7 fight with Don’Tale Mayes, and the UFC has found a replacement for the promotion’s event...

<img alt="NFL: OCT 14 Jaguars at Cowboys" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Gs9ENYwXxdUhT4BG8KLhYukIBcI=/0x0:2370x1580/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67633981/1052154798.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Andrew Dieb/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images</small> <p>After negotiating in public with UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> over the past month, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> said he’s accepted a date against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/233/dustin-poirier">Dustin Poirier</a>.</p> <p>The former...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Kasanganay v Buckley" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/gxYSIXz7Gm-HniXTSOq7kpL1mDo=/0x0:4284x2856/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67634037/1279555936.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>Ninja-like MMA practitioner <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3749/joaquin-buckley">Joaquin Buckley</a> will make a quick turnaround against Jordan “The Beverly Hills Ninja” Wright at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1145/ufc-255">UFC 255</a>. </p> <p>MMA Fighting confirmed the matchup...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/d0ZJZe2A6me_gXHlt7wykJ2G_3s=/0x0:1122x748/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67634421/Screen_Shot_2020_10_14_at_9.35.22_PM.0.png"> <p>John Gotti III is no longer undefeated. </p> <p>Gotti took on New Hampshire’s <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4068/nick-alley">Nick Alley</a> in the main event of CES 61 inside “The Tent” at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick, R.I., and after a solid start to the fight, Alley...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/87JDeQaMicV9J8bOHLy5vE7h1LY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67628711/119_Aljamain_Sterling.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>This past week, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4356/cory-sandhagen">Cory Sandhagen</a> turned in the best performance of his young career, dominating former bantamweight title challenger <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1463/marlon-moraes">Marlon Moraes</a> en route to <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/10/10/21511166/cory-sandhagen-uncorks-spinning-heel-kick-to-knockout-marlon-moraes-in-ufc-fight-island-5-main-event">a second-round TKO victory</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1163/ufc-fight-island-5-moraes-vs-sandhagen">UFC Fight Island...

<img alt="UFC 253 Adesanya v Costa" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/pfsTFrdmD2qdglUwF75KfeTWY-g=/0x0:4838x3225/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67628989/1276895582.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>UFC middleweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> has a lot of challenges left ahead of him, but he doesn’t expect to cross paths with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3984/paulo-henrique-costa">Paulo Costa</a> again.</p> <p>After spending the better part...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/gM2ap_eSCNSEIdTUIzJuY-7blys=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67629334/203_Korean_Zombie_x_Yair_Rodriguez.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>At <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1164/ufc-fight-island-6-ortega-vs-korean-zombie">UFC Fight Island 6</a> media day, the top fighters on the main card will meet with the media Wednesday morning in Abu Dhabi. The schedule is as follows:</p> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2360/jessica-andrade">Jessica Andrade, </a>Katlyn Chookagian, Brian Ortega...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YSYqb4GjBUEB7pv7KVCXL8oOmNg=/290x0:1910x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67629871/gane_still.0.jpg"> <p>The <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1164/ufc-fight-island-6-ortega-vs-korean-zombie">UFC Fight Island 6</a> card has taken a major hit.</p> <p>The heavyweight co-main event pitting highly touted prospect <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5037/ciryl-gane">Ciryl Gane</a> and UFC newcomer <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4992/ante-delija">Ante Delija</a> has been scrapped from the card just a few days away from the...

<img alt="Bellator 238 Julia Budd v Cris Cyborg" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/-Tl6wObTf3n-5TbS2Y8KUetJL5Y=/0x0:3720x2480/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67629988/1202181359.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images</small> <p>MMA Fighting has Bellator 249 weigh-in video for Thursday’s event at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.</p> <p>In the main event, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/593/cris-cyborg">Cris Cyborg</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3275/arlene-blencowe">Arlene Blencowe</a> will have...