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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/nmUhGl0BgXjmp9bvTiXNZZWpfz4=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67152906/012_Dana_White_and_Conor_McGregor_Whiskey.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Coming into 2020, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> had such wondrous plans. After being dominated by <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1480/khabib-nurmagomedov">Khabib Nurmagomedov</a> in a failed attempt to reclaim the UFC lightweight title, the former lightweight and featherweight champion was approaching 2020...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/L6Mwynztcc9na44_Uo8NnifnvNA=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67153032/035_Rodolfo_Vieira_x_Saparbek_Safarov.0.jpg"> <small>Rodolfo Vieira had to dig deep to beat Saparbeg Safarov in his last UFC appearance. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Brazilian jiu-jitsu wizard <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5036/rodolfo-vieira">Rodolfo Vieira</a> will face <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4280/markus-perez">Markus Perez</a> when he returns to the octagon on Oct. 10,...

<img alt="Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/fRqkJjkkdM9kI5IhFilBru2vYNg=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67153162/405_Daniel_Cormier_and_Jon_Jones.0.jpg"> <small>Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/373/daniel-cormier">Daniel Cormier</a> knows his career will always be attached to <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> in some way, form, or fashion.</p> <p>Their heated rivalry exploded into a brawl...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/qHH7q2C-yvPYGWnZqt5KW3FPaGw=/300x0:1920x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67153461/btl_ep10_clean.0.jpg"> <p>Check out episode 10 of Between the Links as Mike Heck moderates the matchup between MMA Fighting’s Jed Meshew and journalist Anthony Walker to discuss where <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4666/edmen-shahbazyan">Edmen Shahbazyan</a> goes after the first loss of his career to <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/925/derek-brunson">Derek Brunson</a>...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/h7l6ha2OQnj0ePtGDRkFH2_N8F4=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67153605/039_Nate_Diaz_and_Conor_McGregor.0.0.0.0.jpg"> <small>Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> likely will not fight again this year and rival <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/365/nate-diaz">Nate Diaz</a> seems to be just fine with that.</p> <p>In a since-deleted tweet, Diaz appeared to respond to...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Elliott v Benoit" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/NpLyzry_ywHiRqSFD4oabKwWRJc=/0x0:3135x2090/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67153770/1256422900.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>UFC fighters <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1714/tim-elliott">Tim Elliott</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5050/jamahal-hill">Jamahal Hill</a> face extended suspensions after testing positive for marijuana following UFC on ESPN 9.</p> <p>Elliott and Hill will go before...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/g3i2V1UEt-uOGZI3n7LpkrpU-5U=/180x0:1800x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67149776/Weigh_in_pic.0.jpg"> <p>LAS VEGAS — After the DWCS season 4 week 1 weigh-ins, all of Tuesday’s competitors squared off Monday.</p>...

<img alt="Boxing: Wilder vs Fury II" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/26RjBgSn9Ys8rRUssyu7e9EScLg=/0x0:4920x3280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67150359/usa_today_14084417.0.jpg"> <small>Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports</small> <p>Mike Tyson will get a special visitor to his training camp next week when UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> checks out the boxing legend’s routine for an eight-round exhibition against fellow ex-champ...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/faK9NOk1DVwP8n369ErHPpGSDjc=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67150464/122_Kevin_Holland.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4384/kevin-holland">Kevin Holland</a> will get his wish to fight this weekend at UFC Vegas 6 with newcomer <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3749/joaquin-buckley">Joaquin Buckley</a> being tapped as his opponent.</p> <p>Multiple sources close to the middleweight contest confirmed the news to MMA...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YwSKn_BuwcVgiZ5ShM8juUmpXo8=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67150836/110_Ayaka_Hamasaki.0.jpg"> <small>Ayaka Hamasaki (pictured) fights Tomo Maesawa in a strawweight bout at RIZIN 22 in Yokohama, Japan, this Sunday | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>RIZIN is loading up for its comeback show this Sunday.</p> <p>The Japanese promotion made more bouts official for...