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<figure> <img alt="UFC 256: Hooper v Barrett" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/6BdsA28Q9pHrM5e8YXcbTzuaZ5E=/0x0:4866x3244/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68573679/1290933975.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5244/chase-hooper">Chase Hooper</a> picked up his second submission win in the UFC at the promotion’s...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Wiman v Leavitt" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ZgJBoQWMLFvp_eE-gZB8n4RnmX8=/0x0:5184x3456/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68574192/1289648930.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5382/jordan-leavitt">Jordan Leavitt</a>’s successful UFC debut left an impression on people in a big...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/bbX5TLb98i_XEhJSwZ56qnFQQQY=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68574394/012_Conor_McGregor.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Conor McGregor (pictured) fights Dustin Poirier in a rematch at UFC 257 on Jan. 23 in Abu Dhabi | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>A...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/fvqf9dcAoHMfCQs8XYFccBjpH6s=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68574641/137_Anthony_Pettis.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>It didn’t take long for former UFC champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/215/anthony-pettis">Anthony Pettis</a> to find a new fighting home.</p> <p>One day after <a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/tIZzoC0LuPoOvS1whrIdT1thhnc=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68575608/099_Scott_Coker.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Bellator President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2938/scott-coker">Scott Coker</a> did not take kindly to retired champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/250/ben-askren">Ben Askren</a>’s claim that the promotion he...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Pettis v Morono" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/hjLSkiUD_3Uyabih0jhYGOQ_pss=/0x0:4849x3233/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68571237/1292167371.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>For this episode, José Youngs, Mike Heck and E. Casey Leydon react to some...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YU1TG9nUEYv0IBRTkYjMqOrwQy0=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68571458/013_Ben_Askren.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Of all the many odd things 2020 has given the world of combat sports, the rise of the Paul brothers...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/_FPxYL577qB6phHczFemMFCJX2w=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68571744/003_Tyron_Woodley.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Tyron Woodley | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>2020 was a year to forget for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a>.</p> <p>The former UFC welterweight champion went 0-2 this...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/iTS7IkzXZpOPdv0fsUd7dW3b-Xw=/0x75:5147x3506/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68567931/_CN21325_2020121992131520.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Stephen Thompson (right) throws a punch at Geoff Neal at UFC Vegas 17 | Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>The aftermath of the last UFC card of...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/wdWEJ3f-28i_Av7ZeDwQbqw-Lro=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68568443/101_Emily_Whitmire.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Emily Whitmire | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Strawweights <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4165/emily-whitmire">Emily Whitmire</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2551/hannah-cifers">Hannah Cifers</a> are set to fight in February.</p> <p>MMA Fighting confirmed with...