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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/7yPMQ1rehKOmiwQhtvXLpEfVH0M=/248x0:1672x949/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66888740/250embedded1.0.jpg"> <small>UFC, YouTube</small> <p>In the first episode of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1124/ufc-250">UFC 250</a> Embedded, bantamweight contenders <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1528/aljamain-sterling">Aljamain Sterling</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3121/cody-garbrandt">Cody Garbrandt</a> prepare for fight night, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/377/amanda-nunes">Amanda Nunes</a> relishes a relatively subdued fight week, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3369/felicia-spencer">Felicia Spencer</a> arrives in Las Vegas,...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/aSdrjOYxNApYtiBaVnhKXJidT1k=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66888827/055_Curtis_Blaydes_Alistair_Overeem.0.jpg"> <small>Curtis Blaydes (pictured) holds wins over Alistair Overeem, Mark Hunt and Aleksei Oleinik. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3622/curtis-blaydes">Curtis Blaydes</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/850/alexander-volkov">Alexander Volkov</a> will meet each other on June 20 after all.</p> <p>The heavyweight duo was <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/3/6/21166788/curtis-blaydes-vs-alexander-volkov-announced-as-main-event-for-ufc-saskatoon">scheduled to...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/muZRVR4w7DBZCWRUKAG9NahmasE=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66889161/201_Cris_Cyborg_x_Felicia_Spencer.0.jpg"> <small>Felicia Spencer (pictured) challenges Amanda Nunes for the featherweight championship in the main event of UFC 250 on Saturday | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>On Saturday, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3369/felicia-spencer">Felicia Spencer</a> competes in her first pay-per-view main event. It won’t be the...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/aBgwN5KNZlbBKG6zLBCCFKgAOow=/0x0:1983x1322/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66885022/jonesabq.0.jpeg"> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> took to the the streets of Albuquerque, N.M. on Monday to make a difference in his community amid a series of George Floyd protests. </p> <p>Throughout the day and night, Jones shared a series of Instagram stories—which began with...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/O-hzcDto_o8c3aHI_kS2Q7s0T7U=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66885591/098_Amanda_Nunes_x_Germaine_de_Randamie.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/377/amanda-nunes">Amanda Nunes</a> has already accomplished a lot during her UFC career.</p> <p>She currently reigns as both the women’s bantamweight and featherweight champion with wins over every single fighter to ever hold a title at either 135...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/IsIdKQvi4aXLxaaqM8CAplQB0UM=/0x0:1600x1067/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66886079/175_Anthony_Pettis_vs_Rafael_Dos_Anjos.0.0.jpg"> <small>Rafael dos Anjos (right) won the lightweight belt with a win over Anthony Pettis at UFC 185. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Former UFC lightweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/796/rafael-dos-anjos">Rafael dos Anjos</a> has one bout left on his current contract with the...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/olLAD21dm_6ZaSHXTzhu3OAlyJ8=/0x0:5184x3456/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66886426/IMG_3616.0.jpg"> <small>Matheus Mattos trains with Bellator stars Patricio and Patricky Pitbull in Natal, Brazil. | Guilherme Cruz, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Matheus Mattos is the latest member of the Pitbull Brothers team to sign with Bellator, MMA Fighting has learned.</p> <p>The Brazilian bantamweight competed...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/PZ3jar-hcxMcIjJ4rnQy80FUYJs=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66886690/077_Luke_Rockhold_x_Jan_Blachowicz.0.jpg"> <small>Jan Blachowicz | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>After knocking out <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2846/corey-anderson">Corey Anderson</a> back in February, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/620/jan-blachowicz">Jan Blachowicz</a> felt like it was only a matter of time before he had a contract with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a>’ name on the...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/pl3cEh-UVbJ9B_2DKJ1UNKHTJnA=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66887167/048_Sean_O_Malley_x_Jose_Quinones.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4140/sean-o-malley">Sean O’Malley</a> was back with a bang at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1095/ufc-248">UFC 248</a>.</p> <p>After a lengthy battle with the USADA, O’Malley returned to the octagon this past March with a first-round TKO against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3076/jose-quinonez">Jose Quinonez</a> to earn...

<img alt="Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/X2XuH9LxuU29gVhCj56f4-qMcrk=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66884131/034_Daniel_Cormier_and_Jon_Jones.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>It’s been a busy few weeks for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a>. First, UFC light heavyweight champion was suddenly thrust into a potential superfight with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a>. Negotiations didn’t get very far though...