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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/vjFyNsgeLJzv1gDXbdKnZejeVbI=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67168166/034_Darren_Stewart_x_Charles_Byrd.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3867/darren-stewart">Darren Stewart</a> details his long journey traveling from the United Kingdom to the United States during the current pandemic and his hopes for a statement win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4715/maki-pitolo">Maki Pitolo</a> at UFC Vegas 6 and...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/EeErXiRzPMnrUCZj9XI8t6GBkIY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67168311/021_Scott_Holtzman_x_Alan_Patrick.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3287/scott-holtzman">Scott Holtzman</a> warns <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2674/beneil-dariush">Beneil Dariush</a> not to underestimate him after taking this fight and expressing disappointment that he didn’t receive a top 10 ranked opponent. In fact, Holtzman believes this stylistic matchup plays right...

<img alt="Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series: Newell v Munoz" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/DrNG4UAuok0tig7EOPyi2tNYKC0=/0x0:2382x1588/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67168532/1004927298.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/DWTNCS LLC</small> <p>As <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5365/alex-munoz">Alex Munoz</a> prepares to finally make his UFC debut this weekend, the Contender Series veteran details how a relationship he’s built with UFC Hall of...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/gl96-N7m6_j2HKTrFA5gO5TbR6E=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67168578/210_mediaday_Mirsad_Bektic.0.jpg"> <small>Mirsad Bektic is looking to get back on track following losses to Dan Ige and Josh Emmett. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Featherweights <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1738/mirsad-bektic">Mirsad Bektic</a> and Eduardo Garagorri have agreed to meet inside the octagon at the upcoming UFC...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/VrANkrrxL9UwHrR2PINgFJNJzcg=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67164173/133_Zabit_Magomedsharipov.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Earlier this week, it was announced that <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4072/zabit-magomedsharipov">Zabit Magomedsharipov</a> was in need of an opponent, and the third-ranked featherweight contender already has someone in mind.</p> <p>Magomedsharipov was supposed to face fifth-ranked featherweight contender <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3094/yair-rodriguez">Yair Rodriguez</a>...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/vxELI-prlhnv9Sw8FJKQgdxsZVY=/0x0:3462x2308/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67164434/UFC_251_025.0.jpg"> <small>Jose Aldo (right) rules out a return to featherweight after dropping two in a row at 135. | Jeff Botari, Zuffa LLC</small> <p>Stuck in Abu Dhabi for one week after a failed bid to claim another UFC belt, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/7/jose-aldo">Jose...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/JtMzIYeST4SNKFzuC-h0IxL_A2s=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67164611/127_Jorge_Masvidal.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/520/jorge-masvidal">Jorge Masvidal</a> has some work to do if he wants to take on the best of the best in cornhole.</p> <p>The UFC’s only “BMF” champion crossed over for an exhibition with cornhole champion Cody Henderson dubbed...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Zo_vAXymGJ74DAmZwyQreACP_K8=/197x0:1817x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67164813/wth_ep19_clean.0.jpg"> <p>On this week’s episode of What the Heck, UFC bantamweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3088/marlon-vera">Marlon Vera</a> (3:56) previews his upcoming co-main event bout with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4140/sean-o-malley">Sean O’Malley</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1128/ufc-252">UFC 252</a> next Saturday, talks how he reacted to the news of getting the fight,...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YlxmB9iubvSeLcV7-ShfoiDfxo0=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67165085/133_Khabib_Nurmagomedov_vs_Al_Iaquinta.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>The ratings for the game’s top 50 fighters in the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/7/11/21313534/jorge-masvidal-israel-adesanya-cover-athletes-ea-sports-ufc-4-anthony-josua-tyson-fury-video-game">upcoming EA Sports </a><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/537/ufc-4">UFC 4</a> video game have been unveiled.</p> <p>Previous iterations of the game used the more familiar grading system on a scale of...

<img alt="Michael Chandler" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2MmlF45fZIelDWDUglSVAhQI6jQ=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67165311/134_Michael_Chandler.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>MMA Fighting has Bellator 243 weigh-in video and results for Friday’s event at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.</p> <p>In the main event, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/455/michael-chandler">Michael Chandler</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/327/ben-henderson">Benson Henderson</a> will have to hit 156...