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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/PZaduIEM2PeRKXoo0QkmES0To5s=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70334395/001_Holly_Holm.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1541/max-holloway">Max Holloway</a>, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a>, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/233/dustin-poirier">Dustin Poirier</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4437/petr-yan">Petr Yan</a> have all been called the best boxer...

<figure> <img alt="BOX-USA-WOODLEY-PAUL" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/-ur5qCozXb5dnbLB7bxvpAHf454=/0x0:3900x2600/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70334750/1237322878.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>Jake Paul has some interesting resolutions and goals for the new year after an unbelievable 2021 campaign....

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/x3tiGTEMT0CRFZQxNDkoO-e3Q4Y=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70334920/129_Daniel_Cormier.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Daniel Cormier | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/373/daniel-cormier">Daniel Cormier</a> was leaning towards <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5037/ciryl-gane">Ciryl Gane</a> as the male Fighter of the Year, but...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/qg84M1HNx-T9ttaqDtRCq4mrR44=/0x0:2100x1400/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70335067/Showtime___Paul_v_Woodley_II___PPV___Tampa___Fight_Night___WESTCOTT_7.0.jpeg"> <figcaption>Amanda Westcott/SHOWTIME</figcaption> </figure> <p>Fresh off a win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3477/anthony-taylor">Anthony Taylor</a> on the recent Jake Paul vs. <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a> 2 card, Team Diaz fighter...

<figure> <img alt="WEC Archive" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Co0kdWK3CIJkvo_paT73lGVDhgQ=/0x0:3000x2000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70335331/104350573.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Josh Hedges/WEC Productions LLC/WEC Productions LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>Of course <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/14/chan-sung-jung">Chan Sung Jung</a> introduced himself to the wider MMA...

<figure> <img alt="February 9, 2019 — Israel Adesanya, just promoted to the main event that morning, gives a nod to Naruto’s Rock Lee in his fight against Anderson Silva." src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Ii3WtNe94yNepZF1fzdJqHktjLI=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70333334/117_Israel_Adesanya_x_Anderson_Silva.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin</figcaption> ...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/nXz8CI_fB8vx2JK2kXBf_oeMhus=/150x0:1770x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70333544/SITE_Rooke_Of_The_Year___Casey_O_Neill.0.jpg"> </figure> <p class="p--has-dropcap">When <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5683/casey-o-neill">Casey O’Neill</a> announced in October 2020 that she signed with the UFC, hardcore MMA fans knew her ceiling was extremely high. The question was asked repeatedly though: How...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/CYeRkwZ6Tr4x5hF8U9vu6nmpmsw=/0x0:1656x1104/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70333706/Screen_Shot_2021_12_31_at_12.44.08_AM.0.png"> </figure> <p>A short notice opportunity to headline Fury Pro Grappling 3 didn’t end the way <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/818/carla-esparza">Carla Esparza</a> had hoped.</p> <p>The former UFC strawweight champion replaced <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2024/rose-namajunas">Rose Namajunas</a> in the main event...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 269 Press Conference" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/tWjhFvg8b2fIg_FcmRSmpxG4P5M=/0x0:4644x3096/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70330896/1358168446.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>UFC president <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> shared his thoughts on the state of boxing as well as...