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<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Woodley v Burns" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/o1iQPZAhYhjuSaF5rD_KJZKv7X0=/0x0:4572x3048/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66877512/1236760945.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>It wasn’t one thing that UFC welterweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2911/gilbert-burns">Gilbert Burns</a> changed to turn around his career after his octagon career nearly came to an end.</p> <p>Instead, it was many things the...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Woodley v Burns" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/O_WVAKWp688LxT2RYjSjXf3VU8M=/0x0:4545x3030/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66877628/1236763004.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Gilbert Burns | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>As the minutes wound down on last night’s UFC Fight Night main event, there was no hiding the resignation on <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a>’s face. The longtime welterweight...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/733fATf_AEc--FFrmU9qLAke-rM=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66877689/203_mediaday_Jon_Jones.0.jpg"> <small>Jon Jones | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>If it’s up to <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a>, there’s a lot more that needs to be said between him and UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a>.</p> <p>Jones and White have been embroiled in a war of...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Hill v Abreu" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/a-nHdG_DOK3BlKERfDUSIOGm50k=/0x0:4748x3165/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66876764/1236351778.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>A new light heavyweight contender has emerged after <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5050/jamahal-hill">Jamahal Hill</a> moved to 8-0 in his career with his second straight victory in the UFC on Saturday night.</p> <p>His latest win...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Chookagian v Shevchenko" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/z83Bf6IjGU2Pr9zDzhjG-YwTJ8o=/0x0:4890x3260/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66876863/1236454928.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3009/katlyn-chookagian">Katlyn Chookagian</a> came up short in her bid to win the UFC flyweight title against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3494/valentina-shevchenko">Valentina Shevchenko</a> but she certainly made the most of her opportunity against the...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Dern v Cifers" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/DUgiDc95dJiFSAOrEG2yTiDDrWU=/0x0:4389x2926/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66876899/1236504257.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3624/mackenzie-dern">Mackenzie Dern</a> is back on track.</p> <p>Following the first loss of her career, the multi-time grappling champion returned to her roots by locking up a nasty knee bar to tap...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Roberts v Weaver" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/e5LNlAGqOgNLFsUzEBdpHpopupk=/0x0:4254x2836/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66876918/1236551982.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4349/roosevelt-roberts">Roosevelt Roberts</a> had a problem with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5133/brok-weaver">Brok Weaver</a> so he settled his grudge inside the octagon.</p> <p>After Weaver failed to make weight on Friday, which led to a contentious...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Quarantillo v Carlyle" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/IQp0mQml2T0kIezAHTamjBE3f3A=/0x0:3896x2597/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66876939/1236613841.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5246/billy-quarantillo">Billy Quarantillo</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5318/spike-carlyle">Spike Carlyle</a> might enjoy a “Fight of the Night” bonus after their crazy back-and-forth war on the main card at UFC on ESPN 9.</p> <p>Wild exchanges...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Ivanov v Sakai" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/R1c20wgRSIbp7uSg55X9VzviOd4=/0x0:4735x3157/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66876957/1236675914.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2252/augusto-sakai">Augusto Sakai</a> remained undefeated in his UFC career with a hard-fought split decision over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/684/blagoy-ivanov">Blagoy Ivanov</a> in the UFC on ESPN 9 co-main event.</p> <p>Over the course of three...

<img alt="MMA: UFC Fight Night-Weigh Ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Am1UoTMZ3AARODlI4AZJKTT-sBQ=/0x0:5247x3498/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66876955/usa_today_14349124.0.jpg"> <small>Handout Photo-USA TODAY Sports</small> <p>This is the UFC on ESPN 9 live blog for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight/10266/tyron-woodley-vs-gilbert-burns">Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns</a>, the welterweight headliner for Saturday’s fight card at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.</p> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Woodley</a> returns to...