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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Zuem7ojNqbxJ5mmzm5yjrL-D8-U=/0x0:3850x2567/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69326848/A44I4467.0.jpg"> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4801/valerie-loureda">Valerie Loureda</a> faced the stiffest test of her young MMA career and it led to her first pro loss.</p> <p>In the main card opener of Friday night’s <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1208/bellator-259">Bellator 259</a> event,...

<figure> <img alt="Alesha Zappitella and Jessica Delboni will clash at Invicta FC 44 on Friday." src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/AvbtHtNwWCU_pi-N7fWKkE7xSQs=/0x0:1500x1000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69325850/19_Zapitella_Delboni.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Dave Mandel, Invicta FC</figcaption> </figure> <p>Watch the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1215/invicta-fc-44">Invicta FC 44</a> live stream...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/iHVu2_s705GaJ64aa17Xnn8aE6s=/0x0:1500x1000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69327002/DXM_4338.7.jpg"> </figure> <p>Invicta FC has a new flyweight champion after <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4115/karina-rodriguez">Karina Rodriguez</a> outpointed <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5660/daiana-torquato">Daiana Torquato</a> and atomweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4533/alesha-zappitella">Alesha Zappitella</a> defended her belt despite a spirited effort from <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4592/jessica-delboni">Jessica...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/5MPhoBvgfL_IvGuuv_TYUWheXfs=/0x0:1650x1100/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69321171/A44I5567.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>MMA Fighting has <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1208/bellator-259">Bellator 259</a> results for the Cyborg vs. <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1837/leslie-smith">Smith</a> 2 fight card Friday night from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.</p> <p>In the main event, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/593/cris-cyborg">Cris...

<figure> <img alt="UFC ‘Go Big’ press conference photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ojmb40N8VKRjtsTugNfan6bb54Q=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69322067/051_Luke_Rockhold.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Luke Rockhold | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/98/luke-rockhold">Luke Rockhold</a>’s road back to the UFC is proving more difficult...

<figure> <img alt="Bellator 238 Julia Budd v Cris Cyborg" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/SWY6ZH0ZeGuuxVMmvIkH21LNm6k=/0x0:3720x2480/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69322386/1196435441.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>Bellator featherweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/593/cris-cyborg">Cris Cyborg</a> knows she has a lot of fresh...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/IVl4PWTgcBlPS_cN44X6tlR5Q-g=/0x0:1462x975/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69322851/E1xEidQXIAAcEtC.0.jpg"> <figcaption>A referee grabs Doolotbek Narmatov after he refuses to release a submission at WEF Selection 35 in Kyzyl Tokoy, Kyrgyzstan, on Wednesday | @Grabaka_Hitman, Twitter</figcaption> </figure> ...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ilb5J5fie4UFf0M0spkuarKcgVk=/0x0:1500x1000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69323293/05_Alesha_Zappitella_vs_Ashley_Cummins_08.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Dave Mandel, Invicta FC</figcaption> </figure> <p>When <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4533/alesha-zappitella">Alesha Zappitella</a> first took up the sport of wrestling, it never really occurred to her that she was the...

<figure> <img alt="MMA: JUN 05 UFC 250 Weigh-In" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/xuUVXOWT_7hU5TjTf_H1dwgETAU=/0x0:3000x2000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69321881/1217785497.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Diego Ribas/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>At the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1204/ufc-vegas-27">UFC Vegas 27</a> weigh-ins, all 26 fighters on...

<figure> <img alt="Karina Rodriguez and Daiana Torquato at Invicta FC 44" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/AlLkggrzJcv6SRM7muovpwLCPdQ=/0x0:1500x1000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69321490/23_Rodriguez_Torquato.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Karina Rodriguez and Daiana Torquato will clash in the Invicta FC 44 main event. | Dave Mandel, Invicta FC</figcaption> ...