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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/8mcDcJVEHfU_hExt5Wb12huMF40=/147x0:1767x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67111379/POST__Ronson_scrum.00_05_34_18.Still001.0.jpg"> <p>ABU DHABI — <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/lightweight">Lightweight</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2029/jesse-ronson">Jesse Ronson</a> spoke with the media following his first-round submission win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3236/nicolas-dalby">Nicolas Dalby</a> in a welterweight bout at UFC on ESPN 14. He discusses his road back to the UFC, almost giving up...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Whittaker v Till" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/nkPUBAcUc10v__URv1rb35c5niY=/0x0:4268x2845/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67109394/1258438438.jpg.5.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>The UFC on ESPN 14 headliner between ex-champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1900/robert-whittaker">Robert Whittaker</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3278/darren-till">Darren Till</a> was extremely close, though judges were unanimous in their final scores. </p> <p>All...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Chimaev v McKee" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/0eqWofIlm9LbnZ7Ss8o2sy4XaUI=/0x0:4492x2995/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67109417/1258273650.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>Four is the standard number for UFC post-fight bonuses. But the promotion was feeling generous for the final installment of the Fight Island series, UFC on ESPN...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Whittaker v Till" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ScDG0m_14Uon0pOzz3_XRQVY594=/0x0:4342x2895/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67109442/1258439129.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1900/robert-whittaker">Robert Whittaker</a> had a lot riding on his performance at UFC on ESPN 14.</p> <p>After falling to <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> and losing the middleweight title in his...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Whittaker v Till" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/NHLPkKl536foxlmC2xbR0trVsBY=/0x0:4239x2826/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67109444/1227781504.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck, Jose Youngs and Alex K. Lee break down the top storylines following UFC on ESPN 14 Saturday night in Abu Dhabi, including <a...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2TVCsQTKk2W3kldxNzzFJa-wCIw=/0x0:3816x2544/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67109713/UFC_FN_FI4_030.0.jpg"> <small>Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3278/darren-till">Darren Till</a> left it all in the cage on Saturday night, and an early injury may keep him out of it for the foreseeable future.</p> <p>The middleweight contender went five rounds with former champion <a...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Werdum v Gustafsson" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/S0ykoMOiH6nJNyzpUoSpZUVvDZg=/0x0:4541x3027/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67109829/1258357710.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Alexander Gustafsson | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/164/alexander-gustafsson">Alexander Gustafsson</a>’s return from retirement did not go as expected.</p> <p>Coming back from a 13-month layoff, the former 205-pound title contender booked his first...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Werdum v Gustafsson" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Y01Nu_a-M96HWn5ClyHxLPU84sc=/0x0:3773x2515/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67109971/1227780771.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/38/fabricio-werdum">Fabricio Werdum</a> made the most of his final contracted UFC fight. The former heavyweight champion submitted <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/164/alexander-gustafsson">Alexander Gustafsson</a> at Saturday night’s UFC on ESPN 14...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Trinaldo v Herbert" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/RFNpmNBphK-OF8jD9OlQuk6cNQk=/0x0:4918x3279/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67109996/1258248633.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Herb Dean and Dan Hardy | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>UFC commentator <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/111/dan-hardy">Dan Hardy</a> was one of the most talked about fighters coming out of Saturday’s <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1131/july-25-ufc-event">UFC on ESPN...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Craig v Antigulov" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/DKEaDquVolV8D34GdbCD9qKyVfo=/0x0:4164x2776/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67109078/1258304933.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3883/paul-craig">Paul Craig</a> is building quite a reputation for his submission skills in the UFC.</p> <p>It took the Scottish light heavyweight just over two minutes to wrap up...