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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/8FCfVfJJmU2CrqmmNXAq74EWTKY=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67552600/077_Luke_Rockhold_x_Jan_Blachowicz.0.jpg"> <small>Jan Blachowicz | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>If <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/620/jan-blachowicz">Jan Blachowicz</a> can’t get his hands on <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a>, he has another former UFC champion in mind for a future title defense.</p> <p>Blachowicz won the undisputed light heavyweight championship at <a...

<img alt="UFC 253 Adesanya v Costa" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/N3RcJ8XC67iuD4mxHS18rMNxGKI=/0x0:5049x3366/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67509382/1276895612.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3984/paulo-henrique-costa">Paulo Costa</a>’s longtime manager <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2581/wallid-ismail">Wallid Ismail</a> reveals that “Borrachinha” was planning on moving up to light heavyweight after taking the middleweight title away from <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> at <a...

<img alt="UFC 253 Reyes v Blachowicz" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/AYMdxRxGj2MdHGrv69nyKDTUrvM=/0x0:4502x3001/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67521442/1276891763.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/620/jan-blachowicz">Jan Blachowicz</a> returned to his home country of Poland for the first time since becoming the undisputed UFC light heavyweight champion and was greeted by hundreds of his hometown faithful.</p> <p>The...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/IEciD1NSzFfGXECB2E230sCcNes=/66x0:1920x1236/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67547877/004_Floyd_Mayweather_vs_Conor_McGregor.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, Showtime Sports</small> <p>As <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> prepared for his 2017 showdown with Floyd Mayweather, there were concerns that the mixed martial artist would flout the rules and just go after the undefeated boxer with every weapon in his...

<img alt="UFC 253 Adesanya v Costa" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/NXyZeczTWbOyRrUgaLCkHJbDnjU=/0x0:4214x2809/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67548468/1276895545.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3984/paulo-henrique-costa">Paulo Costa</a> is already calling for a rematch against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> after falling to the reigning middleweight champion this past weekend at UFC 254.</p> <p>The source of his anger stems...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/N9BDukYrIPkYqBAbtFV6M-6kofY=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67549008/109_ceremonial_Miles_Johns.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>A bantamweight matchup has been added to the UFC’s Halloween event.</p> <p>Multiple people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA Fighting that <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5033/miles-johns">Miles Johns</a> will take on <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5437/kevin-natividad">Kevin Natividad</a> at the UFC’s Oct....

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/-iSScoechnyxZw5jDP3-J5VcvX8=/0x4:1280x857/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67549245/IMG_20200928_WA0006.0.jpg"> <small>Carlston Harris scored two knockouts in a row since losing the Brave CF welterweight title. | Marcell Fernandes</small> <p>Former Brave CF welterweight champion Carlston Harris dismantled Alex Santos at Sunday night’s Shooto Brasil 101 in Rio de Janeiro.</p> <p>The Guyana native,...

<img alt="Jon Jones" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/sZ5fKuq0G1GfwxA-kTi9Y88KW2c=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67549345/001_Jon_Jones.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>The ongoing war of words between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> has heated up once again after the UFC middleweight champion defended his title against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3984/paulo-henrique-costa">Paulo Costa</a>.</p> <p>After stopping Costa in the second...

<img alt="McGregor/Poirier (EL, MMA Fighting)" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FYP_fn8lrT5ou2P8k6yL_h-igGE=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67549991/101_Poirier_and_McGregor.0.jpg"> <p>If the UFC can’t find him a fight, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> will play matchmaker himself.</p> <p>The former two-division champion has been involved in a public spat with UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> about fights offered and fights accepted over...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/b58YIGH1n0totBA2Pt6zAg9QoY8=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67480307/144_Colby_Covington.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Even after a weekend where <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> destroyed <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3984/paulo-henrique-costa">Paulo Costa</a> and the UFC crowned a new light heavyweight champion, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2975/colby-covington">Colby Covington</a> is still finding ways to stay in the headlines. </p> <p>A week ago,...