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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Qa_6zeRvExvHtJ3o3ZmpCCi8q4o=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66879721/john_oliver.0.jpg"> <small>Photograph by Lloyd Bishop/HBO</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> may <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/5/31/21275918/dana-white-to-jon-jones-being-the-greatest-of-all-time-doesnt-mean-you-get-30-million">have a new feud</a> with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> to occupy his time now, but he’s not done with John Oliver yet either.</p> <p>Two weeks ago, Oliver’s HBO Show, <em>Last Week Tonight</em>, produced...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Woodley v Burns" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/PGxyjOwbml7Y0rkLls9k1_Nv6mY=/0x0:5317x3545/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66879932/1236762485.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Gilbert Burns | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><em>In the fast-paced world of MMA, there are dozens of questions surrounding any given event, but when the dust settles, there’s usually only one: What’s next?</em></p> <p><em>Following the...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/he_l0J096bqRBnAz77Gt24YDYJs=/0x0:750x500/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66880148/IMG_2155.0.jpg"> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> had quite the memorable day on Sunday. </p> <p>As the day began, Jones told the world he was going to <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/5/31/21276322/jon-jones-claims-he-will-vacate-his-ufc-light-heavyweight-title">vacate the UFC light heavyweight title</a>. Right before it ended, he took to the streets of Albuquerque,...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Woodley v Burns" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/OdeI59z_YpALg4Fr6sx9UIKBaiE=/0x0:4507x3005/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66878020/1236761466.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Tyron Woodley | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>Former UFC welterweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a> had barely broken a sweat in his main event fight against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2911/gilbert-burns">Gilbert Burns</a> on Saturday night before he was...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/-wjzU-WMw9a7buVwTXpV33qoPlQ=/0x5:5133x3427/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66878166/UFC_JB_2020_05_30_0387_2020053094538277.0.jpg"> <small>Augusto Sakai throws a kick at Blagoy Ivanov at UFC on ESPN 9 in Las Vegas on Saturday | Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2252/augusto-sakai">Augusto Sakai</a> isn’t putting an asterisk next to his latest win.</p> <p>The heavyweight improved to 4-0 in the UFC...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/uvqHBTVN1tIIvK9-06yHuGYJ4u0=/0x0:1080x720/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66878402/Post_Chookagian.00_05_37_23.Still001.0.jpg"> <p>LAS VEGAS — Former women’s flyweight title challenger <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3009/katlyn-chookagian">Katlyn Chookagian</a> spoke with the media backstage at the UFC APEX following her unanimous decision win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4667/antonina-shevchenko">Antonina Shevchenko</a> at UFC on ESPN 9. Chookagian discusses the evolution of her ground...

<img alt="Jon Jones" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/n_AZQzfUkkqjxgbfMFzvmREc-vA=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66878483/132_Jon_Jones_x_Dominick_Reyes.0.jpg"> <small>Jon Jones | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>The UFC might need a new UFC light heavyweight champion.</p> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a>, who has feuded with UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> publicly over the past couple of days, admitted Sunday evening that...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/BmWwif9467xKh_M3cxZJLo32jPw=/72x0:1152x720/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66878630/Post_Roosevelt.00_02_53_11.Still001.0.jpg"> <p>LAS VEGAS — <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/lightweight">Lightweight</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4349/roosevelt-roberts">Roosevelt Roberts</a> spoke with the media following his second-round submission win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5133/brok-weaver">Brok Weaver</a> at UFC on ESPN 9. “GoGetta” explains why the fight with Weaver wasn’t personal, why he wants to fight <a...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/UOQP0oOri2qK8BH-UvAyATKoofw=/58x0:1138x720/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66878827/POST_Guitierrez.00_02_01_11.Still001.0.jpg"> <p>LAS VEGAS — <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/bantamweight">Bantamweight</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2785/chris-gutierrez">Chris Gutierrez</a> spoke with the media following his second-round TKO win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3709/vince-morales">Vince Morales</a> in a featherweight bout at UFC on ESPN 9. “El Guapo” discussed his overwhelming leg kick game, being part of...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Ixdu3rUvSIK-z2tKSGKlXqr0Y0A=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66878919/111_Jon_Jones_x_Dominick_Reyes.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>A public battle between UFC light heavyweight champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> and UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> took an unexpected turn on Sunday when Jones claimed <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/5/31/21276322/jon-jones-claims-he-will-vacate-his-ufc-light-heavyweight-title">he will vacate his title</a>. </p> <p>The news came less...