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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Dx3dolZrxmNTtT4ouqC1m3iXcXM=/235x0:1855x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68714007/marina.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>ABU DHABI — <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/strawweight">Strawweight</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4591/marina-rodriguez">Marina Rodriguez</a> speaks with reporters backstage at Etihad Arena following her second-round TKO upset win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5015/amanda-ribas">Amanda Ribas</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1179/ufc-257">UFC 257</a>. She discussed...

<figure> <img alt="Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz headline UFC 196 on Saturday night in Las Vegas." src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/VzBzNnqn7BYbIjhf-k0a-4eUogU=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68714177/033_Conor_McGregor_and_Nate_Diaz.0.0.1505087021.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz headline UFC 196 on Saturday night in Las Vegas. | Esther...

<figure> <img alt="Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/PPm4H6rU4LBt6tdj9SOPP4yi8vA=/0x64:1920x1344/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68714311/022_Conor_McGregor_and_Floyd_Mayweather.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, Showtime</figcaption> </figure> <p>Floyd Mayweather didn’t hold his tongue when <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> used racially insensitive language to promote their 2017...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 257: Lentz v Evloev" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/No2s4RTo6uUQCosyiQFBpqBn5pE=/0x0:5268x3512/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68714457/1298032286.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>Veteran UFC lightweight and featherweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/69/nik-lentz">Nik Lentz</a> on Sunday announced his retirement from MMA...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/EBPDN_yoqy3zNRMgbxT60eeEPQM=/0x65:1128x817/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68714671/Screen_Shot_2021_01_24_at_4.50.58_AM.0.png"> </figure> <p>Despite his first knockout loss in the UFC, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> was all class in defeat. </p> <p>McGregor returned to action for the first time in a year when he faced <a...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 257: Poirier v McGregor" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/3zBtzmybkGxPB-4Pm1n5487_OiY=/0x0:3876x2584/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68714814/1230757611.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>Heading into <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1179/ufc-257">UFC 257,</a> one of the pervasive questions surrounding the...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 257: Poirier v McGregor" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/RDf9kR_jMgxgoDeO9ZK4p27UbAg=/0x0:3606x2404/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68712378/1298057165.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>Dustin Poirier executed a masterful gameplan to avenge a 2014 loss to Conor McGregor, and...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/CzUVpCq0i17kUv76bcWPQFSELoI=/0x0:3995x2663/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68712409/UFC_JB_2021_01_24_0689_20210123114018298.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier | Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/233/dustin-poirier">Dustin Poirier</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/455/michael-chandler">Michael Chandler</a> made a statement in the lightweight division on Saturday.</p> <p>The...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 254: Khabib v Gaethje" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/adFCw6aj9c3npG3ftSB_DLdXpJU=/0x0:5568x3712/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68712420/1282038237.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>It didn’t take long for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1480/khabib-nurmagomedov">Khabib Nurmagomedov</a> to speak up after...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 257: Poirier v McGregor" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/3chbhN0Wl6EGrHWI8ySy6MvqlcQ=/0x0:3876x2584/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68712518/1230757611.10.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>With <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1179/ufc-257">UFC 257</a> in the books, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck, Alexander...