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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/PMHu4VaMuA8hz6Q0b2rY_8PV0NE=/0x0:1600x1067/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67148241/006_Tyron_Woodley.0.0.0.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>A long-awaited fight between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2975/colby-covington">Colby Covington</a> might finally come together.</p> <p>According to the former UFC welterweight champion, he’s in talks with the UFC currently to finalize a date and location to face...

<img alt="Renan Barao (Divulgacao UFC)" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/qge785gIFKvvCBoqZL1v66egVmA=/0x0:2037x1358/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67148611/renan_barao.0.jpg"> <small>Former WEC and UFC star Renan Barao will make his return to the cages later this year. | UFC</small> <p>Former UFC bantamweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/506/renan-barao">Renan Barao</a> has a new place to call home.</p> <p>The man who once reigned...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/UnuThQemY2Vm6JoL4Ao2bILtZvs=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67145318/139_Sean_O_Malley.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/bantamweight">Bantamweight</a> standout <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4140/sean-o-malley">Sean O’Malley</a> wasn’t cheering <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3121/cody-garbrandt">Cody Garbrandt</a>’s push for a flyweight title shot against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4188/deiveson-figueiredo">Deiveson Figueiredo</a>. </p> <p>Since his fourth octagon win, a highlight-reel knockout over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/228/eddie-wineland">Eddie Wineland</a>, O’Malley had turned...

<img alt="Joanne Calderwood" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Hi12kFqjIwiwESlQhBiXvgCMPy4=/0x0:1600x1067/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67145563/105_Joanne_Calderwood.0.0.jpg"> <small>Joanne Calderwood | Esther Lin/MMAFighting.com</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1848/joanne-calderwood">Joanne Calderwood</a> has released a statement after a scary moment following her UFC Vegas 5 submission loss to <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2274/jennifer-maia">Jennifer Maia</a>. </p> <p>UFC president <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> announced during the event’s post-fight press conference...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/wsFo3NWRKevtH3WjV38tMaUPSBs=/0x0:3891x2594/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67145659/UFC_FNVegas5_Weigh_in_014.0.jpg"> <small>Ed Herman and Gerald Meerschaert | Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>The magic of Fight Island apparently did not make the trip when the UFC returned home.</p> <p>With <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/7/26/21339055/5-things-we-learned-from-the-ufcs-journey-to-fight-island">an Abu Dhabi sojourn</a> that produced numerous entertaining fights, compelling storylines, new...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Calderwood v Maia" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Qln2bcJN-L7RuPwx-G2EZ3sEqIQ=/0x0:4028x2685/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67145817/1263267048.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2274/jennifer-maia">Jennifer Maia</a> made the most of a huge opportunity in the co-main event at UFC Vegas 5.</p> <p>After her original opponent fell off the card less than...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Vannata v Green" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/emIPKzZy4MnWnafhUHxq4TZBd_o=/0x0:4060x2707/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67146180/1227875935.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>LAS VEGAS — UFC veteran <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1095/bobby-green">Bobby Green</a> spoke to reporters about his win at UFC Vegas 5, what the victory means for him, and much more...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/AlLIBvxgtLCM80zZ9AdiRsYIbjA=/97x0:2287x1460/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67146502/Screen_Shot_2020_08_01_at_6.47.25_PM.0.png"> <small>MMA Fighting</small> <p>LAS VEGAS — After his UFC Vegas 5 bout with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4124/trevin-giles">Trevin Giles</a> was canceled at the last second, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4384/kevin-holland">Kevin Holland</a> spoke to reporters backstage at UFC APEX.</p>...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Calderwood v Maia" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/o4v42QWKZOwusUTKvGPeFplQUvg=/0x0:4037x2691/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67144436/1263267929.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/flyweight">Flyweight</a> contender <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1848/joanne-calderwood">Joanne Calderwood</a> was taken to a local hospital when she passed out backstage after her fight with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2274/jennifer-maia">Jennifer Maia</a> on Saturday night...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Vannata v Green" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/j8CMREgsp3LA5mnSruGn1UsptAg=/0x0:4736x3157/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67144469/1263260509.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>It appears the rematch was just as good as the original, and both earned post-fight honors.</p> <p>Less than three years after their split draw, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1095/bobby-green">Bobby Green</a> and...