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<img alt="UFC 199 Open Workouts" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/1Fpkofh39XtKRT4I69baBzpeygw=/0x0:2000x1333/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67296650/042_Luke_Rockhold.0.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/98/luke-rockhold">Luke Rockhold</a> had a lot of reasons to step away from the UFC when he nearly ended his fighting career in late 2019.</p> <p>A litany of injuries had started to pile up on...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/BPr7LCZgBU9-McGOw_gZvOdnoSw=/202x0:1822x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67296959/dana_white_still.0.jpg"> <small>MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> admitted that Tuesday night’s Contender Series lineup was one of his deepest in the history of the show. With that said, he didn’t award contracts to all of the victors. </p> <p>Four of the five winners—<a...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/A-lX4TTA3OlFxiIouLNFjzB5hHw=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67297194/082_Cub_Swanson_x_Renato_Moicano.0.jpg"> <small>Moicano was campaigning for a fight with Anthony Pettis, but faces Mustafaev instead. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3144/renato-carneiro">Renato Moicano</a>’s lightweight journey continues when he draws <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3255/magomed-mustafaev">Magomed Mustafaev</a> at a yet-to-be-announced UFC Fight Night card on Oct. 17,...

<img alt="Gallery Photo: UFC 146 Weigh-In Photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/sl3WFxsFzvOolN_XiHwz2ayItsA=/0x0:1100x733/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67297307/015_Jason_Miller.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Former UFC fighter Jason “Mayhem” Miller remains in custody in a Newport Beach, Calif. jail after he was charged with multiple felonies on Tuesday.</p> <p>Court records confirmed Miller was initially arrested on...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Munhoz v Edgar" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/A2sRKHT25vsaWr8LAXE6bhB5XMk=/0x0:3010x2007/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67293268/1267768865.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Pedro Munhoz and Frankie Edgar at UFC on ESPN 15 in Las Vegas on Aug. 22, 2020 | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><em>Few things infuriate MMA fans more than a fight being scored incorrectly,...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/aKXLgGkTjAfrtiKo6qrEB3BOUz4=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67294013/125_Diego_Sanchez.0.jpg"> <small>Diego Sanchez | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/121/diego-sanchez">Diego Sanchez</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/108/nick-diaz">Nick Diaz</a>’s rivalry extended beyond the confines of the octagon.</p> <p>The two MMA stars met 15 years ago in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter 2 Finale, with...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/uBqQHAvALpXASmpT94CQDEmfPog=/209x0:1334x750/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67294345/nemkovhome.0.jpg"> <small>@news_see_, Instagram</small> <p>It’s good to be the king.</p> <p>Newly crowned Bellator light heavyweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3467/vadim-nemkov">Vadim Nemkov</a> returned to his native Russia after claiming the title from <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/39/ryan-bader">Ryan Bader</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/8/22/21396827/bellator-244-results-vadim-nemkov-stops-ryan-bader-to-capture-light-heavyweight-title">in devastating fashion</a> last Friday at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1137/bellator-244">Bellator 244</a> and...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/PoGHsAk7_PuFZsGeGisI9zs8q1A=/0x0:4760x3173/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67294659/18_08_10_BrazilContender_CU_1.0.jpg"> <small>Photo courtesy of UFC</small> <p>MMA Fighting has DWCS Season 4 results for the week 4 event Tuesday night at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nev.</p> <p>In the main event, middleweights <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5426/jhonoven-pati">Jhonoven Pati</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5427/jamie-pickett">Jamie Pickett</a> will clash for...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/eQ9q0whH9pnDQTVlJNxcpRAdVV0=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67294761/052_Kron_Gracie_x_Alex_Caceres.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>There’s been a shake up with the UFC on ESPN 8 fight card on Saturday.</p> <p>Multiple people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA Fighting that <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/550/alex-caceres">Alex Caceres</a> will now face promotional newcomer <a...

<img alt="UFC 249 Mitchell v Rosa" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/8-7W8QD7Z86s9Lz2uE5ibRLKeZQ=/0x0:5568x3712/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67295275/1223897246.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty Images</small> <p>An exciting featherweight scrap has been added to the UFC’s fall schedule. </p> <p>Multiple people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA Fighting that a fight between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3528/bryce-mitchell">Bryce...