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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/QHR85TNd-GgR5QChPOU-2fe15vs=/0x0:1600x1067/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70218773/021_Aspen_Ladd.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>For the last couple of months, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3173/aspen-ladd">Aspen Ladd</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/667/miesha-tate">Miesha Tate</a> having been at odds in the media...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/NGttFEEDF4eCB5d3kU_nXvGU3oM=/104x0:1724x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70218973/P4PRankingsThumb.0.jpg"> </figure> <p class="p--has-dropcap"><em>Welcome to the latest update to the MMA Fighting pound-for-pound rankings, where every month our esteemed panel of experts sort through the noise to answer one question: Who are the...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Torres v Van Buren" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/o9-G10-fYwdNzAoT1IwxQ_Oi4yk=/6x0:4368x2908/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70219288/1251036988.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>Where has <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3170/brianna-van-buren">Brianna Van Buren</a> been over the last year-plus? She’s got...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/EJXExTbAp8GnSbyoQ9LCG1hbC-0=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70216386/075_Kevin_Lee_x_Gregor_Gillespie.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2665/kevin-lee">Kevin Lee</a> was hit with a wave of emotions after he received news on Tuesday that he was being...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 268: Usman v Covington 2" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/5LOXqfhWTmFmHFKFUluLtHyxZhA=/0x342:2502x2010/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70216512/1351782078.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>While <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2975/colby-covington">Colby Covington</a> seems to deny showing rival <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2033/kamaru-usman">Kamaru Usman</a> respect after...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/6M0jOvHob71HjNGjFR5zfm_4aeA=/0x46:539x405/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70216814/Screen_Shot_2021_12_01_at_12.46.20_PM.0.png"> </figure> <p>All <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/295/gunnar-nelson">Gunnar Nelson</a> wanted was an armbar from his back. All that stood in his way was “The Mountain.”</p> <p>In May, Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson had agreed to film a friendly grappling...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/nZESXy52UO2K1f_usnGYyZRuvpw=/150x0:1770x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70214196/MMAHour_Site2.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life! Below is a rundown of Wednesday’s show, which begins at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. GMT.</p> <p><strong>1...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/12peoZLdwPpCcZ6pYjUvHiSy2Xg=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70217270/006_Khabib_Nurmagomedov.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> may be missing in action from <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1267/ufc-vegas-44-font-vs-aldo">UFC Vegas 44</a> this weekend after testing positive...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 265: Aldo v Munoz" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/mA2jdi9Y7dfJ8dcUbRRlJfb0OhM=/0x0:3776x2517/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70217334/1332958209.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/7/jose-aldo">Jose Aldo</a> may be approaching the third decade of his Hall of Fame run,...

<figure> <img alt="Mike Winkeljohn" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/QmFqxXWhA8MIquhg6NbAqKbJ5PE=/0x0:1100x733/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70217489/120_Lyoto_Machida_vs_Jon_Jones.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Jones with Winkeljohn, right</figcaption> </figure> <p>Hopes for a drama-free separation between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2827/mike-winkeljohn">Mike Winkeljohn</a> appeared to evaporate Wednesday night after...