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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FBrF2RrJTHAXFTdpN1glxHWxaUY=/131x0:1751x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68698085/MikeDavis.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>ABU DHABI — <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/lightweight">Lightweight</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4916/mike-davis">Mike Davis</a> speaks with reporters backstage at Etihad Arena following his unanimous decision win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5575/mason-jones">Mason Jones</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1183/ufc-fight-island-8">UFC Fight Island 8</a>. “Beast...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 205 Open Workout Photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/eKWy1cNqi-cN0MszuLB3_Bs9YoU=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68693820/032_Conor_McGregor.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>In September of 2014, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> knocked out <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/233/dustin-poirier">Dustin Poirier</a> on the main card...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Nurmagomedov v Morozov" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/EiTzz6y_xbrQcKJppMnBRcg9qg8=/0x0:4936x3291/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68694452/1297428837.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5039/umar-nurmagomedov">Umar Nurmagomedov</a> looked every bit of a -500 favorite in his UFC debut.</p> <p>The...

<figure> <img alt="Mike Chiesa and Neil Magny" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/7D8_pzznro7IW2JOrLQUnnmKhFg=/0x0:5015x3343/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68693107/1230669959.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Mike Chiesa and Neil Magny will clash in the UFC Fight Island 8 main event Wednesday. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> ...

<figure> <img alt="Dana White’s Contender Series - Sabatello v Moore" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/49FAJfd543l3pSan9ekKkW0dCR4=/0x0:4140x2760/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68691426/1285009165.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/DWCS LLC/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>Titan Fighting Championship kicks off 2021 with a trio of championship...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/6zSeERepGvRMYcdS4RrRAMF1QRE=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68691586/103_ceremonial_Andre_Ewell.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>UFC bantamweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4540/andre-ewell">Andre Ewell</a> has gotten off with a public warning after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency found a substance...

<figure> <img alt="Conor McGregor v Donald Cerrone" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/e3Zk21NrULiFdwAg32YdIhKtkSc=/0x0:3978x2652/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68691795/1200440601.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>A <a href="https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/19/sports/conor-mcgregor-lawsuit-ufc.html">new report from New York Times</a> details serious allegations that have been made...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Iv2JPmt2FIsTV2H6zEJU8ujkzfQ=/131x0:1751x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68691929/Chiesa_Magny.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>With <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1183/ufc-fight-island-8">UFC Fight Island 8</a> just hours away, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and Alexander K. Lee break down the top storylines ahead of Wednesday’s event in Abu Dhabi, including the...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Ati-zpRlce8Soiv13Bbo3nilg0E=/0x0:1280x853/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68692383/francisco_figueiredo.0.jpeg"> <figcaption>Much like his younger brother, Francisco Figueiredo won the Jungle Fight belt before joining the UFC | Leonardo Fabri</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4188/deiveson-figueiredo">Deiveson Figueiredo</a> had just...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/xtgyWWtsEZRpoj7IkHUJJlPcFM4=/57x0:3285x2152/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68692532/03___Nam_v_Adashev_2020_06_13_CU_0038_2020061363451331.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1862/tyson-nam">Tyson Nam</a> could be a top-10 ranked fighter after his next fight and the only thing he’s wondering is what took...