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<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Chimaev v McKee" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/eawRzJ44PqS1XkEIRaQZnS0Ji3w=/0x0:5231x3487/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67376292/1258271618.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> seems to be all-in on <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5368/khamzat-chimaev">Khamzat Chimaev</a> two fights into his UFC career.</p> <p>Following the UFC Vegas 9 weigh-ins, White spoke with the media...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/lw6SvWy3GvbLbZP1npSl9Lk7Uro=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67377325/053_Khama_Worthy_x_Devonte_Smith.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Don’t hold your breath if you’re waiting for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5048/khama-worthy">Khama Worthy</a> to change up how he approaches fight night.</p> <p>Worthy (16-6) is currently in the best stretch of his professional career, having won seven consecutive fights including...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/06rDcZJiP4_44cZyyH01HNiMDfg=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67378168/071_Brian_Kelleher_x_Ode_Osbourne.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1400/brian-kelleher">Brian Kelleher</a> thinks <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4140/sean-o-malley">Sean O’Malley</a> has some growing up to do.</p> <p>At <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1128/ufc-252">UFC 252</a> this past month, O’Malley suffered the first loss of his pro career to <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3088/marlon-vera">Marlon Vera</a>. The setback put a...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/JwaWVmit4f6Vjw27a9dzoauSskw=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67379053/118_Cat_Zingano.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>When <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/869/cat-zingano">Cat Zingano</a> parted ways with the UFC in 2019, she was eight months removed from her previous fight, which made the timing of her exit rather curious.</p> <p>At the time, she explained that it was...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/gS44S6U3S12q7LShDTkzC5M1ny8=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67379511/087_Jared_Cannonier_x_David_Branch.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3047/jared-cannonier">Jared Cannonier</a> has his own fight booked at UFC 254, but in his mind, he’s preparing to compete one month earlier.</p> <p>At <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1135/ufc-253">UFC 253</a> on Sept. 26, UFC middleweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> will put...

<img alt="Phil Davis (EL, MMA F)" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/BmYCns0baO__6dM1rtJm8dM3N68=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67379605/011_Phil_Davis.0.0.jpg"> <p>Bellator veteran <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/42/phil-davis">Phil Davis</a> gave his thoughts on rematches ahead of his second fight with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/49/lyoto-machida">Lyoto Machida</a>, which takes place Friday at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. </p>...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/yWCMipPhXO1x38JjGuNYVaVDqWk=/109x0:1189x720/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67379897/Esther_Lin___2020_09_09_liz_carmouche.mov.00_00_20_22.Still001.0.jpg"> <p>Veteran <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/519/liz-carmouche">Liz Carmouche</a> is ready to make a splash in her new promotional home with Bellator after a series of “weird” changes with UFC ownership spelled the end of her octagon tenure. </p> <p>Carmouche, a one-time UFC bantamweight title challenger, felt...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/U7FQsSmZNMF2VVDv9bEa1-GhofM=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67374944/210_Stephen_Thompson.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Earlier this week, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/108/nick-diaz">Nick Diaz</a> made headlines when it was announced that <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/9/7/21425901/report-nick-diaz-targeting-return-in-early-2021">he is targeting a return to MMA in early 2021</a>. The announcement quickly raised skepticism from some but equally as much hand-raising...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/g_Ghla6z3qkfahTImyA8NdUUbT8=/0x0:2000x1333/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67375178/Rory_Markham_Rogue_Warfare.0.jpg"> <small>Rory Markham/Facebook</small> <p>As the production crew prepared a massive action scene in <em>Bad Boys for Life</em>, former UFC fighter <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/931/rory-markham">Rory Markham</a> got ready to shoot opposite Will Smith.</p> <p>Markham was playing gunrunner Booker Grassie, who was involved in an arms...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/3WXVTX_Xd9KFkTvBfqS0rQLwZl0=/300x0:1920x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67375577/099_Dana_White.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>UFC Vegas 9 turned out to be a chaotic week with a plethora of changes and lost bouts all the way up until, nearly, the first bout of the night. </p> <p>Heading into fight week, one bout...