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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/iWZe-lpY5u3j0K0LA25wTxiIsIg=/0x0:535x357/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67991585/Screen_Shot_2020_11_27_at_5.32.58_PM.0.png"> </figure> <p>The Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. fight is now official for Saturday night.</p> <p>The two boxing legends hopped on the scale in Los Angeles with former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson recording...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night Blaydes v Lewis: Weigh-Ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/IAJuiWIykPvqeqjO_uPbbgwXkyc=/0x0:4425x2950/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67991781/1288148448.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>With <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1175/ufc-vegas-15-blaydes-vs-lewis">UFC Vegas 15</a> just hours away, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck, Jose...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/g0dyzGRyyRCj__YQoxuHVeX_RXA=/0x0:1970x1313/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67991894/Captura_de_Tela_2020_11_27__s_19.47.12.0.png"> </figure> <p>The Figueiredo family has another member on the UFC roster after the company inked a deal with Brazilian bantamweight Francisco Figueiredo, his manager <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2581/wallid-ismail">Wallid Ismail</a> announced on social media.</p> <p>“Sniper” Figueiredo,...

<figure> <img alt="Mike Tyson" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/J-1BZGdx3JbdmuYlPgE24gdFEFA=/0x0:4496x2997/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67989019/1042745266.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Mike Tyson will step on the scales Friday evening in Los Angeles. | Photo by Azhar Khan/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>At the...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2czRCyM2lpnp1WYLlULDjKdvHFM=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67989225/109_Chael_Sonnen_vs_Anderson_Silva.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>At UFC Vegas 12 in October, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/101/anderson-silva">Anderson Silva</a> fought the final fight of his UFC career, losing by TKO...

<figure> <img alt="UFN Fight Night 96 Weigh-in Photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/bAQkaVCRK58KqdjJvGP9hFpkyHY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67989406/304_Curtis_Blaydes.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>At the UFC Vegas 15 weigh-ins, all 24 fighters on Saturday’s fight card in Las...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/69g43a0EI36xLQCW7QVN1iTBnhc=/0x0:1872x1248/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67989760/126955613_3719483611442655_6911392286823682536_o___Arran_James_Photography.0.jpg"> <figcaption>A three-on-one handicap fight at Fight Circus Vol. 2 in Thailand on Nov. 21 | Arran James Photography, Full Metal Dojo</figcaption> </figure> <p><em>Welcome to the...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/9OmEhbp7gHSGDK6ojce6vaWbUk0=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67987144/118_ceremonial_James_Krause.0.jpg"> <figcaption>James Krause | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Four days ago, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/674/james-krause">James Krause</a> asked an unnamed fighter to say his name. To hear him...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ksVj_6tUwDF4qI372XynlSRrq5Y=/191x0:1718x1018/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67987342/kelseyplum.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Las Vegas Aces guard Kelsey Plum at a UFC matchmaking session | @LVAces, Twitter</figcaption> </figure> <p>Kelsey Plum couldn’t have known that a little playful pot-stirring...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2LCxnzLqwDkgw6byrQwlunAEnqU=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67987468/140_Anthony_Smith.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>2020 isn’t over yet, but <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1091/anthony-smith">Anthony Smith</a> can already reflect on what’s been an incredibly difficult year for him...