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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/b8ANb4BF0wHUkRhD36PAFbjbLGM=/94x0:1174x720/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66919739/POST_Perez.00_02_23_24.Still001.0.jpg"> <p>LAS VEGAS – UFC flyweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/841/alex-perez">Alex Perez</a> spoke to reporters after his big 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>, and he volunteered to replace <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/285/joseph-benavidez">Joseph Benavidez</a> or Deveison Figueiredo if either can’t make an upcoming title...

<img alt="Auckland Black Lives Matter Rally Held In Solidarity With U.S. Marches" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/jrHH6KUR5CDpXzX_8CLxGhVaheY=/0x0:4983x3322/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66919855/1239128995.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Hannah Peters/Getty Images</small> <p>Fourteen 14 UFC stars have lent their presence to a video in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. </p> <p>Released by UFC welterweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3516/randy-brown">Randy...

<img alt="MMA: UFC Fight Night-Singapore-Clark vs Eye" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/BVTuIXBuQoIx0_FxPNqvU6Ei688=/0x0:4691x3127/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66920030/usa_today_10905738.0.jpg"> <small>Paul Miller-USA TODAY Sports</small> <p>Watch <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight/7991/jessica-eye-vs-jessica-rose-clark">Jessica Eye vs. Jessica-Rose Clark</a> full fight video to see <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1287/jessica-eye">Eye</a> climb the flyweight ranks with a win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3322/jessica-rose-clark">Clark</a> at UFC Singapore on June 23, 2018.</p> <p>Coming...

<img alt="Jorge Masvidal and Joe Rogan" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/0fvQvrvOoZynA2I8gNA2fp0ZLl0=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66915913/145_Jorge_Masvidal.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>In recent weeks, the biggest story in MMA has been the sudden emergence of well-known UFC fighters publicly voicing their displeasure with their current pay. <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2186/henry-cejudo">Henry Cejudo</a> retired from the sport,...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/5x0XAC-cR7YFGPFLR1m0J2ZYURc=/0x0:1620x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66916204/great_divide___dana_v_jones_masvidal.0.jpg"> <small>MMA Fighting</small> <p><em>The Great Divide is a recurring feature here at MMA Fighting in which two of our staff debate a topic in the world of MMA — whether it’s news, a fight, a crazy thing somebody did, a crazy...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Elliott v Royval" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/rZgFn-MABCMcm01Tf-xjq4xcrLc=/56x0:3844x2525/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66916428/1236314687.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>While the majority of fans, including multi-time UFC champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/373/daniel-cormier">Daniel Cormier</a>, were impressed with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5342/brandon-royval">Brandon Royval</a>’s UFC debut, the fighter himself still wasn’t overly enthused days later.</p> <p>Royval defeated...

<img alt="Gallery Photo: UFC Fight Night 42 photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/54qluTbuuaRJR9M_yzntHzcLsLI=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66916769/108_Diego_Sanchez_vs_Ross_Pearson.0.jpg"> <small>Ross Pearson and Diego Sanchez at a UFC Fight Night event in Albuquerque, N.M., on June 7, 2014 | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><em>Few things infuriate MMA fans more than a fight being scored...

<img alt="UFC 244 Masividal v Diaz Press Conference" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/zqv2qVvNe_7cGbgxhWMtz1IgH5I=/0x0:5127x3418/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66912771/1175801672.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Michael Owens/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>As he often does, UFC <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/365/nate-diaz">Nate Diaz</a> is back to trolling his promoter’s big news. </p> <p>The UFC star blasted UFC welterweight champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2033/kamaru-usman">Kamaru Usman</a> and No....

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/VwN84ClsrGJmpO-U1lqrMb_GNvg=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66912206/144_Kamaru_Usman_x_Colby_Covington.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>The first ever “Fight Island” card will feature a trio of title fights on July 11.</p> <p>On Tuesday, UFC president <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> announced a welterweight title fight between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2033/kamaru-usman">Kamaru Usman</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2911/gilbert-burns">Gilbert Burns</a> will...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/SvoBOtL2Eum3a4EVr5n7EONVpUk=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66913545/144_Kamaru_Usman_x_Colby_Covington.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and Jose Youngs react to UFC president <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a>’s announcement of three title fights taking place at UFC 251, set for July 11 on “Fight Island,” or Yas Island, Abu Dhabi....