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<figure> <img alt="UFC 248 Adesanya v Romero" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/qmI6kz9bgV90ClqFEEX-kIv5d5g=/0x0:4210x2807/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68652268/1211098263.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Harry How/Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p><em>2020 was a wild year for MMA, that feels like it lasted a lifetime. With...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ZqDIfqXR1t9qgDt7MCoaowc60ZM=/0x0:4260x2840/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68652940/UFC254_20201025_JH_0025.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>The UFC’s maiden voyage to Fight Island was eventful, to say the least.</p> <p>Ahead of the promotion’s Abu Dhabi return,...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/NftGtYzNUOE2xFP-QZ5A_q5JLuw=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68653381/206_Zhang_Weili_x_Joanna_Je_drzejczyk.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Since the coronavirus pandemic started, the UFC has largely resigned itself to a couple specific locations including Las Vegas and...

<figure> <img alt="Conor McGregor" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/U8j_G4MtxplqU_wGsodBTyxAM1c=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68648945/004_Conor_McGregor.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>The UFC is finally back and so too is “Mystic Mac”.</p> <p>Following a hectic 2020, the world’s premier MMA organization...

<figure> <img alt="Conor McGregor" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/7y9KzlK78l5IN56HD9vQu0Z3CiU=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68649213/002_Conor_McGregor_2.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>On the 26th episode of On To the Next One, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and Alexander K. Lee list...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/R4AEHnnV0fyT5Pn6Jba7kE_fzsM=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68649519/119_ceremonial_Trevin_Giles.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Middleweights will battle it out inside the octagon in March.</p> <p>Multiple people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/3cLYBjfXoQkBltBqju92pvWZlzk=/0x3:7360x4910/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68645967/fightislandcage.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Kirsty O’Connor, UFC</figcaption> </figure> <p>The UFC is welcoming fans back to their events soon, but not without plenty of precautions.</p> <p>Beginning on Jan. 16, three events...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Dos Anjos v Chiesa" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/UsMOXSXK15PqreG7yW71mjD1nJk=/0x0:4778x3185/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68646030/1201971447.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>When <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1643/michael-chiesa">Michael Chiesa</a> woke up a little over a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/XQ9UWvYtlRHrss-FEL6eNTSHkJ0=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68646425/316_Daniel_Cormier_x_Stipe_Miocic.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><em>2020 was a wild year for MMA, that feels like it lasted a lifetime....

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/-jDswT72EbFOxeGofOZKl9T1OsY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68646566/110_Nik_Lentz.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Nik Lentz | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/69/nik-lentz">Nik Lentz</a> has a new date and a new opponent for his first fight in 2021.</p> <p>Multiple...