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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/0BMfWcwgQ7ngZc-0rg4-_MGHf3A=/158x0:1778x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66924555/PRE_MarvinVettoriStill0.0.jpg"> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3761/marvin-vettori">Marvin Vettori</a> knows he lost his cool.</p> <p>The Italian middleweight was already anxious after having his March fight scrapped when UFC London was cancelled in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic but then two months later he had another matchup fall...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/3RO4rm_b9r8c4SY9k6nGhFNPOGY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66924709/126_Serghei_Spivac.0.jpg"> <small>Serghei Spivac meets Carlos Felipe in a heavyweight bout on July 18 at a UFC Fight Night in Abu Dhabi | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>A heavyweight bout has been added to an upcoming “Fight Island” show.</p> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4898/sergey-spivak">Serghei Spivac</a> (10-2)...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/uCu3ugPnbJJbvjDwlnLK6B0PTTk=/150x0:1770x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66924868/PRE_CynthiaCalvilloStill0.0.jpg"> <small>MMA Fighting</small> <p>UFC flyweight contender <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4022/cynthia-calvillo">Cynthia Calvillo</a> talks to the media about how her first UFC main event came about, the benefits of her move up to flyweight, taking advantage of being able to hear everything in an empty...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/f1iNRDgGuREEeF7QyxfkjBRDOro=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66925308/065_Cortney_Casey_x_Cynthia_Calvillo.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Watch <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight/8938/cortney-casey-vs-cynthia-calvillo">Cynthia Calvillo vs. Cortney Casey</a> full fight video to see <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4022/cynthia-calvillo">Calvillo</a> go three hard rounds with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3336/cortney-casey">Casey</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1007/ufc-on-espn-1">UFC on ESPN 1</a> on Feb. 17, 2019, in Phoenix.</p> <p>Calvillo needed a victory...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/h0bahllZJgRZSG7KEaYKoEXVLY8=/0x0:1944x1296/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66925541/karol_rosa.0.jpg"> <small>Karol Rosa (pictured) will fight in the undercard of the stacked UFC 251 pay-per-view in Abu Dhabi. | Photo courtesy of Future FC</small> <p>A bantamweight showdown between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5324/karol-rosa">Karol Rosa</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5107/vanessa-melo">Vanessa Melo</a> is set for the upcoming <a...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/0aeN0Vt6B2VURMG0RCFkEfVR4Cs=/0x0:2828x1885/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66920983/134_Khabib_Nurmagomedov.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, father and coach of UFC lightweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1480/khabib-nurmagomedov">Khabib Nurmagomedov</a>, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/5/18/21262978/khabib-nurmagomedov-reports-father-in-very-serious-condition-after-covid-19-complications">was hospitalized last month with a serious heart condition</a>. According to reports, Abdulmanap underwent surgery on his heart due to complications from a...

<img alt="UFC 250: Sterling v Sandhagen" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/THXjplGvmLr6OFesbmZVIY7w7MU=/0x0:4067x2711/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66921281/1247530494.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>It would be understandable if <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1528/aljamain-sterling">Aljamain Sterling</a> was angry or frustrated even after a dominant first-round victory over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4356/cory-sandhagen">Cory Sandhagen</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1124/ufc-250">UFC 250</a>.</p> <p>The New York native needed just...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/RaGDDF7avz7EBeKkS2Ullp9AGUQ=/131x0:1751x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66921642/wth_ep11_clean.0.jpg"> <p>On this week’s episode of <em>What the Heck</em>, UFC flyweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/841/alex-perez">Alex Perez</a> (7:28) recaps his first-round TKO win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/472/jussier-da-silva">Jussier Formiga</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1124/ufc-250">UFC 250</a>, being ready to face <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3844/brandon-moreno">Brandon Moreno</a>, or step-in for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/285/joseph-benavidez">Joseph Benavidez</a> or...

<img alt="UFC 250: Menifield v Clark" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/VRibp_lGI9TokZx8Da7wpxqBT1U=/0x0:4404x2936/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66921895/1247371937.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>Devin Clark had his hand raised in victory at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1124/ufc-250">UFC 250</a>, but that wasn’t the most memorable occasion that his fist was in the air during this past Saturday night’s...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/pgdz0U3_ItdLP80bBMvqkGDOdZo=/0x0:1500x1000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66917820/75242105_2574446885981336_2555990069265563648_o.0.jpg"> <small>Emily Ducote (pictured) looks to get back on track after losing a title bout to Kanako Murata in 2019. | Dave Mandel, Invicta FC</small> <p>Invicta Fighting Championships will once again promote events almost four months after its last show, the...