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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/orIpg-nuZH-vVM9qrGIdNJhBQ7I=/52x0:1156x736/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68592933/Screen_Shot_2020_10_18_at_2.44.47_PM.0.png"> <figcaption>Mason Jones | Mason Jones/Instagram</figcaption> </figure> <p>Cage Warriors standout Mason Jones has his first UFC opponent.</p> <p>MMA Fighting confirmed with sources with knowledge of the matchup...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/-3fVaDHMc2XSfyXSI0gxs5UXYJU=/0x0:2879x1919/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68588088/213_Zhang_Weili_x_Joanna_Je_drzejczyk.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Zhang Weili at UFC 248 on March 7, 2020, in Las Vegas | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <h1> <strong>1. </strong><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4539/zhang-weili"><strong>Zhang Weili</strong></a><strong>...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/hywdvS3RW3bFJ4wVEiRnmafzR-o=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68588498/160_Aljamain_Sterling.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>UFC bantamweight contender <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1528/aljamain-sterling">Aljamain Sterling</a> overcame enormous adversity long before he stepped into the octagon.</p> <p>On Monday, the UFC released...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FUvnR3kiVJPifjP7MIHh7nGAvK0=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68588751/119_Gilbert_Burns.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Gilbert Burns | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2911/gilbert-burns">Gilbert Burns</a> never wants to turn down an opponent offered to him much less pull out...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Smith v Clark" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/jltlCt3U6MmZisiwFi2nWk3PV6s=/0x0:4748x3165/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68589523/1288363488.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Anthony Smith | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>As he prepared to fight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3677/devin-clark">Devin Clark</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1175/ufc-vegas-15-blaydes-vs-lewis">UFC...

<figure> <img alt="Khabib Nurmagomedov" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/MGUlKmidLz8u15n_uFJRpb-Wj04=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68589898/108_Khabib_Nurmagomedov.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Khabib Nurmagomedov | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1480/khabib-nurmagomedov">Khabib Nurmagomedov</a> doesn’t expect to be holding his UFC lightweight title for much longer, according...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Wiman v Leavitt" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2naNsiXrWMMa9nihPsrK1OnBXVs=/0x0:4897x3265/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68590281/1289648936.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>UFC lightweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5382/jordan-leavitt">Jordan Leavitt</a> is proof that things can change in the world...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/lnqUnUrSiABmKfEwUN_XtgLnulc=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68587330/009_Scott_Coker.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Earlier this month, the UFC caught the MMA world by surprise when it released former three-time UFC middleweight title challenger...

<figure> <img alt="Khabib Nurmagomedov, Tony Ferguson" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Ll9QgPuOe-Pr77omGx9cGPbepNM=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68587494/007_Khabib_Nurmagomedov_x_Tony_Ferguson.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>In the 24th and final episode of On to the Next One in 2020, MMA Fighting’s Mike...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FVWMquxssT0kG4HUp8pTMjtyOls=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68587811/004_Conor_McGregor_Kavanaugh.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Conor McGregor and John Kavanagh | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>The stakes are high in the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1179/ufc-257">UFC 257</a> main event rematch between <a...