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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/f5dx6lBeDk9umGNAD1CIgKtKilE=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67433687/148_Tyron_Woodley_x_Darren_Till.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Watch <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight/8316/tyron-woodley-vs-darren-till">Tyron Woodley vs. Darren Till</a> full fight video to see <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Woodley</a> pick up his fourth consecutive successful title defense against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3278/darren-till">Till</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/964/ufc-228">UFC 228</a> on Sept. 8, 2018, in Dallas.</p> <p>Till entered...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/yxaw_d3ZTYc_3EsyCG_Q26DopdE=/0x0:4229x2819/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67433912/039_Alexander_Shlemenko_vs_Melvin_Manhoef.0.0.1508965385.0.jpg"> <small>Melvin Manhoef won two in a row since moving up to the light heavyweight division in Bellator. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Longtime MMA veteran <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/485/melvin-manhoef">Melvin Manhoef</a> is one of the latest additions to Bellator’s first trip to Paris,...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/KWb5SL_xL0A4onPS1isjwY5jyDg=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67434050/124_Israel_Adesanya_x_Yoel_Romero.0.jpg"> <small>Israel Adesanya | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>The UFC is heading back to Fight Island and bringing a pair of world title fights for its return. </p> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1135/ufc-253">UFC 253</a> takes place next Saturday night in Abu Dhabi headlined by the...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/jP_EuULJ89rzxnh65cj0_FqYi1o=/0x0:900x600/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67434152/014_Frank_Mir.0.0.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/28/frank-mir">Frank Mir</a> is heading to the world of bare knuckle fighting.</p> <p>Sources close to the situation confirmed to MMA Fighting that Mir has signed with Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship following an initial report from <a href="https://twitter.com/Ross_Markey/status/1307048787542765568?s=20">Fight...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night 96 photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/yidTk3B3vhL1XIqtevsblt3fqeQ=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67434282/517_John_Dodson_vs_John_Lineker.0.0.jpg"> <small>John Dodson | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Two-time title contender and <em>The Ultimate Fighter 14</em> champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/830/john-dodson">John Dodson</a> has been released from the UFC.</p> <p>Sources close to the bantamweight and flyweight veteran confirmed the news to...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Eh7UAbVt5M0_ocZtP1noJieFsq0=/0x0:1500x1000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67428666/13_Alesha_Zappitella.0.jpg"> <small>Dave Mandel, Invicta FC</small> <p>There is a brand new Invicta FC atomweight champion, and her name is <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4533/alesha-zappitella">Alesha Zappitella</a>.</p> <p>“Half Pint” took on <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1847/ashley-cummins">Ashley Cummins</a> for the vacant title in the main event of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1160/invicta-fc-42">Invicta FC 42</a> in...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night Woodley v Burns: Weigh-Ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/hR4tYU9SSGVFfAhI9obwILsPuxE=/0x0:5134x3423/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67429474/1216202461.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>At the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1149/ufc-vegas-11-covington-vs-woodley">UFC Vegas 11</a> weigh-ins, all 28 fighters on Saturday’s fight card in Las Vegas will step on the scale Friday morning local time....

<img alt="The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale weigh-in photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/DjtZ-JP1irf99Bhl1FsBUDwtgDo=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67429660/015_Kevin_Lee.1404593107.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>On Thursday, UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> revealed the news that the MMA world had been waiting on since August: <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/455/michael-chandler">Michael Chandler</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/9/17/21443783/dana-white-announces-michael-chandler-signing-backup-khabib-nurmagomedov-justin-gaethje-ufc-254">was officially signing with the UFC</a>....

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/4ln-6zjxm-0unn655YCipIhA_E4=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67429989/040_Colby_Covington.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2975/colby-covington">Colby Covington</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a> have engaged in one of the most heated rivalries in the sport over the past few years but now the former teammates turned opponents will finally clash in the...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/UmtDOLtqLq5nNUniXPhz2bXbAVs=/0x274:1063x983/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67430210/izzypuma.0.jpg"> <small>Israel Adesanya | @stylebender, Twitter</small> <p>Ahead of his next title defense, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> is making the most of a big sponsorship opportunity.</p> <p>The UFC middleweight champion shows off his signature style and spouts off some words of wisdom in a...