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<img alt="UFC 241 Cormier v Miocic 2" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/5SWovHBW1w6JMqPXKAp4EbavFQs=/0x0:4728x3152/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67289109/1168687851.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images</small> <p>UFC middleweight title challenger <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3984/paulo-henrique-costa">Paulo Costa</a> declared victory over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> after an ESPN interview and predicted a violent finish against a champ whom he said “freezes” against...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Munhoz v Edgar" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/pHsXztgvflacnDZZzGd1S_IG8ck=/0x0:4232x2821/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67289693/1267771627.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>Top bantamweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1534/pedro-munhoz">Pedro Munhoz</a> has a bad taste in his mouth after UFC on ESPN 15 and wants UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> to book him a rematch with...

<img alt="UFC 204 Media Day Photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/qUitHFswd6AoaZwKwL2LVAsFhXs=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67284794/208_Leon_Edwards.0.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>In March of 2019, both <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3026/leon-edwards">Leon Edwards</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/520/jorge-masvidal">Jorge Masvidal</a> fought at UFC London. In the main event, Masvidal knocked out <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3278/darren-till">Darren Till</a> and in the co-main event, and...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Munhoz v Edgar" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ZK8LWtPY3p_L9kPDDdSVFNqnyD0=/0x0:3455x2303/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67284998/1267769975.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>In the sixth episode of <em>On to the Next One</em>, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and Alex K. Lee put on their matchmaker hats following Saturday night’s UFC on ESPN 15...

<img alt="UFC 252 Miocic v Cormier 3 Press Conference" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/B1cqMDR_8laEEMsH8-MK783NglE=/0x0:4470x2980/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67286159/1266189843.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> scoffed at a statement from Bellator President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2938/scott-coker">Scott Coker</a> that the ViacomCBS-owned promotion will promote the sport’s best light heavyweight after champ...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/aLvUYH1PaYvHZxCTOphnpb3iuLY=/56x0:1136x720/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67282227/coker.0.jpg"> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2938/scott-coker">Scott Coker</a> spoke to reporters after <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3467/vadim-nemkov">Vadim Nemkov</a>’s upset of two-division champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/39/ryan-bader">Ryan Bader</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1137/bellator-244">Bellator 244</a>. The Bellator president gave his thoughts on what’s next for the Bellator champ, where he stands in the pantheon of...

<img alt="Tony Ferguson" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/bX743DzQxN1g4ZULuU86O9-90ms=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67282592/085_Tony_Ferguson_vs_Kevin_Lee.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>It appears <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/538/anthony-ferguson">Tony Ferguson</a> is ready to return to action, and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/233/dustin-poirier">Dustin Poirier</a> will more than likely be the man standing across from him in the octagon.</p> <p>Following UFC on ESPN 15 on Saturday...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Munhoz v Edgar" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/TRBOz_X2A6xzCJf9Fq4gf5m-Px4=/0x0:3722x2481/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67282784/1267768775.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>It takes a lot to make what was old in MMA new again.</p> <p>This October, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/60/frankie-edgar">Frankie Edgar</a> will be 39 years old. Fifteen in MMA years, thirteen with the UFC....

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/mfa4s6Rob0NJp4FCvqhZ6yjYlww=/0x0:1650x1100/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67282924/A44I1626.0.jpg"> <p>New Bellator light heavyweight champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3467/vadim-nemkov">Vadim Nemkov</a> spoke to reporters after taking the title from <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/39/ryan-bader">Ryan Bader</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1137/bellator-244">Bellator 244</a>. The champ believes he’s the No. 1 light heavyweight in the world and spoke about his expectations for...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/CPgy6WWzSkcsLWaqPnrIdvDUrQE=/0x0:1650x1100/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67283228/A44I9753.0.jpg"> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/welterweight">Welterweight</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4485/yaroslav-amosov">Yaroslav Amosov</a> doesn’t care whether his fights are placed on the prelims or the main card. He just wants a shot at the title, which he got closer to on Saturday after a win at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1137/bellator-244">Bellator 244</a>,...