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<figure> <img alt="UFC 267: Jingliang v Chimaev" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2wSyu88XChegRdK6Wjwrwymmbg4=/0x0:4826x3217/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70124177/1350264285.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3026/leon-edwards">Leon Edwards</a> is suddenly a very popular man.</p> <p>Following news of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/520/jorge-masvidal">Jorge Masvidal</a>’s <a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/jj38ot7ALh8AJ9FIvLwt0NLLtxk=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70124302/105_Randa_Markos.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><em>Ultimate Fighter</em> veteran <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2942/randa-markos">Randa Markos</a> is the latest fighter to exit the UFC roster after she completed her contract...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/_pjcV4iDjuftFNCvzkWe8f-vfjc=/150x0:1770x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70121484/mma_hour_site_image_11.10.21.0.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 204 Media Day Photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/fnVx9GiPiz-AhVsHSB3wHqXQaDA=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70124561/208_Leon_Edwards.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3026/leon-edwards">Leon Edwards</a> wasted no time taking a shot at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/520/jorge-masvidal">Jorge Masvidal</a> after the two-time...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/hJyvAr593Vv1yl_zn3t-plWfc1w=/0x43:848x608/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70124659/Screen_Shot_2021_11_10_at_1.35.14_PM.0.png"> </figure> <p>Fernand Lopez looked at the UFC staffer’s phone and noticed it was shaking. <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a> had just walked by backstage at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1248/ufc-268">UFC 268</a> and appeared to ignore them.</p> <p>Lopez realized...

<figure> <img alt="MMA: SEP 24 UFC 266 Press Conference" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/fq8KUqRRNyi2eCp9uAMgW4crXpQ=/0x0:3000x2000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70125148/1235496694.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages</figcaption> </figure> <p>After 18 years, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/581/roxanne-modafferi">Roxanne Modafferi</a> is finally hanging up her four-ounces gloves.</p> <p>Modafferi announced...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/_R-vG68RYRHDD_Lkt82k46399TM=/568x231:2081x1240/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70125313/bkfc.0.png"> </figure> <p>It’s safe to say there’s no love lost between BKFC 22 headliners <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/494/hector-lombard">Hector Lombard</a> and Lorezno Hunt.</p> <p>A near-melee ensued between the two competitors Wednesday afternoon at a pre-fight press conference...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Holland v Daukaus" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2pJd7DlRs-35T8Xi7hQXuj1cjiA=/0x0:4757x3171/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70120478/1344502454.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>A middleweight fight between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5347/kyle-daukaus">Kyle Daukaus</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4918/roman-dolidze">Roman Dolidze</a> has been scrapped...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/-UDJOQFZVvszBBebe4SeOHP7QsU=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70121302/145_Kamaru_Usman_x_Colby_Covington.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>This past weekend, Kamaru Usman <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2021/11/7/22767946/kamaru-usman-guts-out-hard-fought-win-over-colby-covington-to-defend-title-in-ufc-268-main-event">successfully defended his welterweight title with a unanimous decision victory</a> over Colby Covington in...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Hall v Strickland Weigh-in" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/dzI4gRTnOhbldWEAhgFViAf3IHI=/0x0:4246x2831/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/70121394/1331489736.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a>’s teammate Mike “Blood” Diamond’s octagon debut is expected to happen...