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<img alt="UFC 253 Reyes v Blachowicz" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/C_iJzIgMZeYkKMdDvQus_gFUOcc=/0x0:4598x3065/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67477493/1276891798.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4111/dominick-reyes">Dominick Reyes</a> doesn’t have to think too hard to figure out what went wrong on Saturday.</p> <p>The light heavyweight contender fell short in his second consecutive crack at a world title...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/kBQzaJNvdJLn8pjE8gTocSp_Dgk=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67477617/128_Renato_Moicano.0.jpg"> <small>Renato Moicano | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Two of the lightweight division’s most intriguing fighters will fight this November.</p> <p>Former top-10 featherweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3144/renato-carneiro">Renato Moicano</a> will face <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4895/rafael-fiziev">Rafael Fiziev</a> in a 155-pound bout at a UFC Fight Night on Nov....

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/oOPjW9vXYoXVONLsUyaWqYei0aU=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67477797/133_Nate_Diaz.0.jpg"> <small>Nate Diaz | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/365/nate-diaz">Nate Diaz</a> could make his official plans known soon.</p> <p>The UFC star shared a video to social media on Saturday, which contains clips of his past career highlights and other memorable moments from...

<img alt="UFC 253 Adesanya v Costa" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FYJzA9i7uqQkNtdxnJFf5gQXoxo=/0x0:4299x2866/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67477946/1276894577.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> was dazzling in his title defense and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/620/jan-blachowicz">Jan Blachowicz</a> cemented himself as the new light heavyweight champion as the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1135/ufc-253">UFC 253</a> main and co-main events both...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/204HuMgomU0EmhLzuD4aJhLbyjg=/0x0:5086x3391/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67478170/UFC253_JH_20200927_2500_2020092672725998.0.jpg"> <small>Zuffa LLC</small> <p>ABU DHABI – <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3042/hakeem-dawodu">Hakeem Dawodu</a> explains to reporters his verbal outbursts during his <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1135/ufc-253">UFC 253</a> meeting with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2649/zubair-tuhugov-zubaira-tukhugov">Zubaira Tukhugov</a>. </p>...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/xH-IaCs93ngrzQt3zorRcahrHF4=/252x0:1872x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67478574/khabib_justin_clean.0.jpg"> <p>The UFC 254 main card has been revealed and it will look slightly different than what fans are accustomed to seeing. </p> <p>Headlined by the highly anticipated matchup for the undisputed lightweight title between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1480/khabib-nurmagomedov">Khabib Nurmagomedov</a> and interim champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1526/justin-gaethje">Justin...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/0O4nZv_2TK4oxjcaA2qZlz1sbfU=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67475702/303_Israel_Adesanya.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>The <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1135/ufc-253">UFC 253</a> post-fight press conference is the last piece of business to take care of after the action is over in the octagon, and we have the live video below at MMAFighting.com.</p> <p>UFC officials will...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/r5Vb9tWT6qBIL6KJNCubyxAV9Ik=/0x0:4975x3317/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67475760/UFC253_JH_20200927_4157_2020092695014414.0.jpg"> <small>Zuffa LLC</small> <p>The highly anticipated – and highly significant - middleweight title fight between champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3984/paulo-henrique-costa">Paulo Costa</a> was certainly exciting – but not anywhere near as competitive as expected. </p> <p>Adesanya delivered a master class in...

<img alt="UFC 253 Adesanya v Costa" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/_L8CzZ38-8ZPPhgCYUhCMl8Y76A=/0x0:4838x3225/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67475914/1276895582.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>With <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1135/ufc-253">UFC 253</a> in the books, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck, Alex K. Lee, and E. Casey Leydon break down the top storylines from Saturday night’s event in Abu Dhabi, which...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/jjV1etLX63xTkR8WL_WUZPMJjM0=/0x0:1500x1000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67476230/S20D8239.5.jpg"> <small>Kai Asakura scored his second straight soccer kick knockout in 2020. | Photo via RIZIN</small> <p>RIZIN bantamweight champion Kai Asakura made short work of another opponent in the Japanese ring in 2020. The 26-year-old star was featured in the top...