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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/29Gfi6W4Jsf-o8oCC2ubEyzTHNQ=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67175071/132_AJ_Agazarm.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>After losing his grudge matcha against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5296/cris-lencioni">Cris Lencioni</a> at Bellator 243, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4767/a-j-agazarm">A.J. Agazarm</a> explains why he’s upset with Douglas Crosby as a judge of his fight, why he might appeal, and more from Friday...

<img alt="Curtis Millender" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ens8udgEik-hYGT_522n2JCfbTU=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67171608/009_Curtis_Millender.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3129/curtis-millender">Curtis Millender</a> is looking to make the second half of his career the best it can possibly be. </p> <p>Millender will look to make it two straight wins when he takes on <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1314/sabah-homasi">Sabah Homasi</a>...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night Lewis v Oleinik: Weigh-Ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/t46foWlmrqRs-uxe5Tur47jlEQ4=/0x0:4371x2914/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67171679/1264530296.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Beneil Dariush | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>Two fighters came in heavy at Friday’s official weigh-ins for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1130/august-8-ufc-event">UFC Vegas 6</a>.</p> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/lightweight">Lightweight</a> veteran <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2674/beneil-dariush">Beneil Dariush</a> weighed in at 158 pounds for his...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/siE45Y1l9Qm8dr5by1NvcCZEhCo=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67171863/107_Deiveson_Figueiredo.0.jpg"> <small>Deiveson Figueiredo defends his flyweight title against Cody Garbrandt at UFC 255 on Nov. 21 | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>The UFC’s flyweight champions will be front and center for an upcoming November pay-per-view.</p> <p>MMA Fighting confirmed with sources that men’s...

<img alt="Valerie Loureda and Tara Graff" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/UCTMsrRWyfXDqhXAYqudo00QYlw=/0x0:3850x2567/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67172077/A44I0904.0.jpg"> <small>Bellator</small> <p>Watch the Bellator 243 live stream online on MMA Fighting for the preliminary card at 7:15 p.m. ET. The fight card for this portion of the event is as follows and can be watched above:</p> <p>The...

<img alt="Ray Borg" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ATJhuZcs-2rPQURBIJf_EpRIsow=/0x0:2000x1333/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67172427/021_Ray_Borg.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>One-time flyweight title challenger <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2839/ray-borg">Ray Borg</a> is no longer a UFC fighter.</p> <p>UFC officials on Friday confirmed to MMA Fighting Borg’s release from contract after his withdrawal from UFC Vegas 5 earlier this month. His...

<img alt="UFC 117: Anderson Silva v Chael Sonnen" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/TUf6VAxEsehm7usRHy7Bqha6TSg=/264x0:4320x2704/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67172445/103410516.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>Ten years ago today, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/101/anderson-silva">Anderson Silva</a> pulled off one of the greatest Hail Mary finishes in MMA history to successfully defend his middleweight title...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ynG18-O-EJy8pyFZx5LDhfoll0k=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67172774/102_Julia_Budd.0.jpg"> <small>Julia Budd (pictured) fights Jessy Miele in the featherweight co-main event of Bellator 244 on Aug. 21 in Uncasville, Conn. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/376/julia-budd">Julia Budd</a> has her first fight since losing her featherweight title.</p> <p>The former champion faces...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/wEj5TQqwHeBXR2FhxmQR4fnvewU=/0x0:1650x1100/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67173726/52309271_10157739950419879_8973213028203888640_o.5.jpg"> <small>Bellator MMA</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4801/valerie-loureda">Valerie Loureda</a> added some impressive footage to her highlight reel at Bellator 243, picking up a second-round knockout win. </p> <p>After ducking and dodging for almost 10 minutes, Loureda planted her feet and landed a right hand that...

<img alt="Michael Chandler and Benson Henderson" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/zqj67K0ojdqh72KfdmAcUnbPUc0=/0x0:3850x2567/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67169099/A44I1492.0.jpg"> <small>Michael Chandler and Benson Henderson will clash again Friday night. | Bellator</small> <p>MMA Fighting has Bellator 243 results for the Chandler vs. Henderson 2 fight card Friday night at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.</p> <p>In...