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<figure> <img alt="UFC 257: Poirier v McGregor" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ZWcO2xXpDQ3ZYlKS0XQHkXYuwvU=/0x0:4716x3144/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68720705/1298058901.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Conor McGregor | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> may have headlined the first UFC pay-per-view of the...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FjfVIyzjl8U7G2Y2LwCivQKo4_A=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68721391/032_Georges_St_Pierre.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>For the past several years, UFC lightweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1480/khabib-nurmagomedov">Khabib Nurmagomedov</a> and his team have been stating their desire to...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 257: Poirier v McGregor" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/OduNn7wzJIbkTAgA3SeYedJwcgo=/8x0:4268x2840/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68721611/1298052749.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Conor McGregor | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>In hindsight, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a>’s most recent legacy-building moment may have been...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 257: Poirier v McGregor" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/IrdaEIZuUSNR6Tu7qVEtsqQIXHo=/0x0:4430x2953/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68721739/1298058905.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> promised that <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1179/ufc-257">UFC 257</a> would go down as one of the...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/IeypQC-GVwMMTBQDmKthfJM79Co=/147x0:1767x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68721855/WTH_43CleanThumbnail.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>On this week’s episode of What the Heck, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck chats with UFC welterweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1643/michael-chiesa">Michael Chiesa</a> (10:27) to recap his <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1183/ufc-fight-island-8">UFC Fight Island 8</a> main event win...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/UCAle-uu9CA83a_T_mL8GnNGZw0=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68718928/144_Kamaru_Usman_x_Colby_Covington.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Kamaru Usman | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>The UFC’s next pay-per-view is set at the top.</p> <p>On Saturday’s <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1179/ufc-257">UFC 257</a> broadcast, the official main...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/h-TgSeEBDY9gxvaei3-BYPpdrYk=/0x224:994x887/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68719072/BJ_Penn_DUI_1.23.2021.5.jpg"> </figure> <p>UFC Hall of Famer <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/73/b-j-penn">B.J. Penn</a> is again in trouble with the law.</p> <p>Penn was arrested on Jan. 23 in Honokaa, Hawaii, on suspicion of DUI after police received a reckless...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/hdP8I7MowJtneMoE-Y6IvhfbiR0=/98x0:1718x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68719266/brad.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>ABU DHABI — <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/middleweight">Middleweight</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/348/brad-tavares">Brad Tavares</a> speaks with reporters backstage at Etihad Arena following his unanimous decision win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2915/antonio-carlos-junior">Antonio Carlos Junior</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1179/ufc-257">UFC 257</a>. He discussed...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/OV3S3C-_26lMcGGklaqtbid8CCc=/0x4:3621x2418/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68719601/UFC_JB_2021_01_24_0342_2021012393224448.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Amanda Ribas suffered her first UFC loss in Abu Dhabi, a second-round stoppage to Marina Rodriguez. | Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4591/marina-rodriguez">Marina Rodriguez</a> derailed the...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/BtuK9B8mN32pbE-85aAVf3Q3UQs=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68719828/411_Nate_Diaz_.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/365/nate-diaz">Nate Diaz</a> is definitely not impressed by the top fighters in the UFC lightweight division.</p> <p>At <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1179/ufc-257">UFC 257</a>, <a...