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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/fQS8N-1RNqQApyBbo_jN6N7iYZ8=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67600548/327_Michael_Bisping_vs_Georges_St_Pierre.0.jpg"> <small>Georges St-Pierre | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/123/georges-st-pierre">Georges St-Pierre</a> may be retired, but that doesn’t mean he’s given up on fighting again.</p> <p>The former welterweight and middleweight UFC champion hasn’t competed for nearly three years after calling it a career...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/gDEJcvBHqriyUyv5D47d1zS1fcY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67600720/081_Jimmie_Rivera_vs_Thomas_Almeida.0.jpg"> <small>Thomas Almeida looks to get back to the winning column almost four after his last UFC victory | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2935/thomas-almeida">Thomas Almeida</a> will fight in October after all, but not this Saturday night.</p> <p>The UFC searched for a...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/dQJ0uIbOTCaSKalcRD1Ig3THvpk=/131x0:1751x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67600927/WTH_28_NoText.0.jpg"> <p>On this week’s episode of <em>What the Heck</em>, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck chats with No. 1-ranked UFC bantamweight contender <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/935/germaine-de-randamie">Germaine de Randamie</a> (6:12) to recap her third-round submission win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2296/julianna-pena">Julianna Pena</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1162/ufc-fight-island-4-holm-vs-aldana">UFC Fight Island 4</a>—the first...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Ic7FiCO76SZeiA_sVBLXRSE78lE=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67601071/112_Casey_Kenney.0.jpg"> <small>Casey Kenney | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4881/casey-kenney">Casey Kenney</a> is getting his wish.</p> <p>Following a one-sided beatdown of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5070/heili-alateng">Alatengheili</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1162/ufc-fight-island-4-holm-vs-aldana">UFC Fight Island 4</a> this past weekend, Kenney (15-2-1) made it clear that he wanted to stay in...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/vnQ26aeb4bsPoax2ipLs_4vHwes=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67601402/114_Michael_Venom_Page.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>It doesn’t matter whether Bellator welterweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/298/douglas-lima">Douglas Lima</a> wins or loses in a bid to capture the middleweight title. <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2221/michael-page">Michael Page</a> will chase him anywhere to exact his revenge.</p> <p>“That fight is the fight...

<img alt="UFC 208 photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/1Uf33wvNRRx4aC05vN7WqRBXkyg=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67597248/076_Anderson_Silva_vs_Derek_Brunson.0.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Following another stint on Fight Island, the UFC will return to Las Vegas for a total of eight cards between Halloween and Nov. 28 including the return of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a>’s Contender Series.</p> <p>The Nevada...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Valiev v Jones" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/mwvwZOdpASgDcYf6bP8e9fYAyUE=/0x0:3974x2649/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67597472/1267739225.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/bantamweight">Bantamweight</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5422/trevin-jones">Trevin Jones</a> pulled off a sensational comeback at UFC on ESPN 15 in his octagon debut against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2900/timur-valiev">Timur Valiev</a>. But he won’t get credit for it...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Uea80lEZys1pW5QvorkS0Wk_AIY=/76x0:1696x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67597657/Marlon_Moraes_Thumb.0.jpg"> <p>ABU DHABI — <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/bantamweight">Bantamweight</a> contender <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1463/marlon-moraes">Marlon Moraes</a> spoke with reporters at the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1163/ufc-fight-island-5-moraes-vs-sandhagen">UFC Fight Island 5</a> media day ahead of his main event bout with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4356/cory-sandhagen">Cory Sandhagen</a> this Saturday. “Magic” discusses knowing he’ll need to make a...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night Covington v Woodley: Press Conference" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/LDsfDHbfJNWVuWUK-oZfLaUsERg=/0x0:4269x2846/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67598081/1273202479.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>A Clark County (Nev.) judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit against UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> after a Las Vegas man convicted of extorting him over a sex...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Ey0rmjik1vMtUzobgJwLwzJgRHg=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67598196/069_Corey_Anderson_x_Johnny_Walker.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Former UFC light heavyweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2846/corey-anderson">Corey Anderson</a> will make his Bellator MMA debut on Nov. 5 when he faces off with noted striker <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/485/melvin-manhoef">Melvin Manhoef</a> at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.</p> <p>Bellator officials announced...