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<figure> <img alt="Francis Ngannou" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YdTcZMspHqcPa69vLy3jyCjLnVU=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70275559/106_Francis_Ngannou.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Francis Ngannou | ESTHER LIN/MMAFIGHTING.COM</figcaption> </figure> <p>This past weekend, the last UFC pay-per-view of the year took place when <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/175/charles-oliveira">Charles Oliveira</a> successfully defended...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/iRngAIKBQuqpFxRXikYOb_gjJNI=/109x0:1729x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70275935/mma_hour_site_image_12.15.21.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life! Below is a rundown of Monday’s show, which begins at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. GMT.</p> <p><strong>1...

<figure> <img alt="MMA: UFC 269-Oliveira vs Poirier" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/mUE8Szz9wWTXM20A6IOwYWH6SS0=/284x387:4024x2880/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70276383/usa_today_17343334.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Charles Oliveira is riding a 10-fight winning streak with nine finishes after stopping Dustin Poirier. | Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports</figcaption> </figure> ...

<figure> <img alt="MMA: DEC 11 UFC 269" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Cc0378EIjosOtMAp70seMS-uLIU=/0x0:3000x2000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70270192/1237212959.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Sean O’Malley | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4140/sean-o-malley">Sean O’Malley</a> is on a roll, but fans...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FPVwNwKb5IXhEeKkJDp-3Een_3g=/0x0:5208x3472/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70270515/UFC_JB_2021_12_04_0547_2021120490608505.0.jpeg"> <figcaption>Rafael Fiziev | Jeff Bottari, Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>If it looks like <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4895/rafael-fiziev">Rafael Fiziev</a> is having too much fun with his post-fight callouts, don’t...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/e1SuOzbsmSbzZVBEevcXJkZIy4Q=/0x7:1746x1171/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70270985/Captura_de_Tela_2021_12_13__s_11.49.00.0.png"> </figure> <p>Two Brazilian politicians decided to settle this differences inside a MMA cage this past Sunday in Borba, Brazil.</p> <p>The mayor of the small town located in the Northern region of Brazil, Simao...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 269: Nunes v Pena" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/zf5lURZXnbEwIEvE-fuLE_pJ6gU=/0x0:3000x2000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70271321/1358520216.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Amanda Nunes and Julianna Pena | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2296/julianna-pena">Julianna Pena</a> will once again have to overcome...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/S_hu8YO6fQzidhi7kyexRwMSlOE=/246x0:1866x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70272691/Emmett.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>LAS VEGAS — <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/featherweight">Featherweight</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3686/josh-emmett">Josh Emmett</a> spoke with reporters backstage at the T-Mobile Arena following his unanimous decision win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4339/dan-ige">Dan Ige</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1263/ufc-269">UFC 269</a> and discussed...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/96BQRKpe5eZp5bIVQDJxwzP5PaI=/0x0:3850x2567/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70274015/A41I4956.0.jpeg"> </figure> <p>Bellator middleweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/50/gegard-mousasi">Gegard Mousasi</a> has his next assignment with a fight booked against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4793/austin-vanderford">Austin Vanderford</a> on Feb. 25 with the event currently targeted for Dublin, Ireland.</p> <p>Multiple sources confirmed...

<figure> <img alt="Jake Paul v Tyron Woodley - Weigh In" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/DZNhHDnQsKqwX8iDKjsGQz-B1C4=/0x0:5568x3712/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70274231/1336951127.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>It wasn’t a fight anyone was expecting, but here we go again.</p> <p>Showtime...