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<figure> <img alt="Max Holloway" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/_xKIGXpTwkBfNYvKbNG0Xvr1dFE=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68515152/443_Max_Holloway.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Max Holloway | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>At <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1125/ufc-251">UFC 251</a>, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1541/max-holloway">Max Holloway</a> came up short in his rematch with featherweight champion...

<figure> <img alt="Claressa Shields v Ivana Habazin - Media Workout" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/0iAYchaszZpuvVIyYlzTNoyBits=/0x0:5155x3437/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68515435/1178656790.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>Claressa Shields isn’t making the move from boxing to MMA just for...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/gkjLDGLVdasJW6jR3HyhJ_E8P3s=/300x0:1920x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68515741/BTL_EP29_CLEAN.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>Check out episode 29 of Between the Links as Mike Heck moderates the matchup between MMA Fighting’s Jed Meshew and The Athletic’s Shaun Al-Shatti who give their reactions to the incredible...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/_2Vb4e-mn06jeru4ovdrba0LpRc=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68515817/133_Belal_Muhammad.5.jpg"> <figcaption>Belal Muhammad | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Saturday night’s <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1178/ufc-vegas-17">UFC Vegas 17</a> is down to 14 fights after the cancellation of a welterweight...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/7Ojlrz11U-imA1jwSObRZZDKxhk=/2x0:2882x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68510351/138_Yoel_Romero.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/387/yoel-romero">Yoel Romero</a>’s free agency didn’t last long.</p> <p>Multiple people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA Fighting that...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 256: Figueiredo v Moreno" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/w4kaabtSvld9ABGt9C-WZW0p_rU=/0x0:4938x3292/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68511263/1290964967.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>It’s almost impossible to remember the original plans for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1151/ufc-256">UFC 256</a>, which was supposed...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/iE8V6mjXsyrpalYc4TpsNqUzHdY=/0x25:2280x1545/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68511666/Captura_de_Tela_2020_12_14__s_13.11.17.0.png"> </figure> <p>Aleandro Caetano starred one of the most unusual title wins in MMA history Sunday, when he became the Shooto Brasil super bantamweight champion in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.</p> <p>Caetano took on Diego...

<figure> <img alt="The Ultimate Fighter 18: Team Rousey v Team Tate" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/LpspFy1laZmLaY7FY2A2BOHMNko=/0x0:2000x1333/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68512191/179444729.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>Jiu-jitsu coach and former <em>The Ultimate Fighter...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 256: Ferguson v Oliveira" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/cmx-kC94D4V9aQ1UdaUx7Sl-87k=/0x0:4851x3234/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68512945/1290958828.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>This past Saturday, the UFC put on their final pay-per-view event of the year, and...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2QpCm-WnXa_2FVgubDWSgtH501A=/0x1:4916x3278/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68513297/UFC_256__Moicano_v_Fiziev_20201212_JB_0008.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Renato Moicano lost to Rafael Fiziev in the preliminary portion of UFC 256 in Las Vegas. | Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4895/rafael-fiziev">Rafael...