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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/nULQphfRpCcHuNuhFvYCfBVCddE=/0x0:3850x2567/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70188939/C07_5613.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Cris Cyborg defended the Bellator featherweight gold for the third time with a win over Kavanagh. | Lucas Noonan, Bellator</figcaption> </figure> <p>MMA legend <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/593/cris-cyborg">Cris...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/rXslSQSrpYmhsuhT7R3fgndsJTc=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70189646/096_Francis_Ngannou_x_Cain_Velasquez.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Fancis Ngannou | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5037/ciryl-gane">Ciryl Gane</a> are putting it all on the line on the UFC’s...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/APd-kneFygbV1TeBj4RecVltP1o=/150x0:1770x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70187043/mma_hour_site_image_11.24.21.0.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="UFC Fight Night: Mitchell v Fili" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/AoHBALwT2ktE5mfNkmQI5Ixgx1M=/144x252:2188x1615/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70190009/1283258723.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3528/bryce-mitchell">Bryce Mitchell</a> is finally healthy and ready to resume his UFC title chase.</p> <p>The...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 267: Makhachev v Hooker" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/kKZc3cRuCw8_a20zCbsJkv97yZA=/0x0:4338x2892/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70190308/1350270595.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Dan Hooker | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>A weight class change may be on the horizon for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2917/daniel-hooker">Dan...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/7kidBLUgEjskGzUrdFgi_wJnOc8=/0x331:962x972/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70190387/Screen_Shot_2021_11_24_at_5.43.17_PM.0.png"> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4489/luis-pena">Luis Pena</a>, a former UFC competitor, has been arrested once again. </p> <p>Pena was arrested on Monday by the Deerfield Beach Police Department, <a href="https://apps.sheriff.org/ArrestSearch/InmateDetail/122100802">according to online records</a>. The 28-year-old continues...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/qymxT6727I4SmTbiNt60XyFDlN8=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70190504/024_Matt_Mitrione.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Matt Mitrione | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/29/matt-mitrione">Matt Mitrione</a> is ready to move on from cage-fighting.</p> <p>The veteran heavyweight announced Wednesday on <em>The MMA...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/khfHHus2AQ-SoTtID2861k0jY6U=/5x49:916x656/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70190645/Screen_Shot_2021_11_24_at_4.43.30_PM.0.png"> </figure> <p>As <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1269/ufc-270">UFC 270</a> approaches, one viral clip in particular is guaranteed to be a major part of the marketing blitz for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a>’s title unification bout against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5037/ciryl-gane">Ciryl...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/h1vPLp1AfGOOePtQh9Fy2vDiFuw=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70186797/002_Conor_McGregor_2.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>2021 has been the worst professional year of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a>’s professional fighting career. In January, McGregor suffered his first...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/APd-kneFygbV1TeBj4RecVltP1o=/150x0:1770x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70187043/mma_hour_site_image_11.24.21.0.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...