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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/KDCE-jDoMqFmuRQZixX4sFVzFY4=/0x0:4527x3018/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69685707/UFC_JB_2021_02_27_0334_2021022780621693.0.jpeg"> <figcaption>Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1534/pedro-munhoz">Pedro Munhoz</a> built his MMA career looking up to fighters like <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/7/jose-aldo">Jose Aldo</a> as inspiration. Thirteen years after meeting him...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/v2yauy_rZM3QsCXbPXpWHuYoyCU=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69684654/012_athletepanel_Derrick_Lewis.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>HOUSTON — At the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1226/ufc-265">UFC 265</a> press conference, stars from the main event, and UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a>,...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 265: Press Conference" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2JmDoUYyr2dtd4zf_tE-9ZScDfE=/0x0:3554x2369/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69686051/1332575916.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>HOUSTON – UFC strawweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2943/angela-hill">Angela Hill</a> spoke to reporters about her rematch with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1842/tecia-torres">Tecia...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/frexcFA-nAdCnAgZWjaZ5mRMUZw=/87x0:1707x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69686110/PRESSER_FACEOFFS_MAIN.00_00_20_12.Still001.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>HOUSTON – Watch the staredowns for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/939/derrick-lewis">Derrick Lewis</a> vs. <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5037/ciryl-gane">Ciryl Gane,</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/7/jose-aldo">Jose Aldo</a> vs. <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1534/pedro-munhoz">Pedro Munhoz</a> and more from the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1226/ufc-265">UFC 265</a> pre-fight press conference. </p> <aside><div...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2FqMptoaXUJWmV3svQppY1h2z_w=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69686240/123_Conor_McGregor.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Widespread criticism hasn’t deterred <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> as he continues to attack retired UFC lightweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1480/khabib-nurmagomedov">Khabib Nurmagomedov</a>. </p> <p>The...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 265: Press Conference" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/AtLJb2PugEjvX39IhHVtsvDnMRA=/0x0:4452x2968/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69686374/1332577479.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>With his jaw-dropping knockouts and ability to stay unapologetically authentic, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/939/derrick-lewis">Derrick Lewis</a> has quickly become...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ydIFBozEX49PIJVg8CwR5dl1CD0=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69681574/052_Fedor_Emelianenko_x_Rampage_Jackson.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Fedor Emelianenko | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/23/fedor-emelianenko">Fedor Emelianenko</a> has an opponent for his homecoming bout.</p> <p>The former PRIDE champion makes his return against...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 262: Charles Oliveira v Michael Chandler" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/pgFpdmUB-Vg0K2p-7GBgWtPNsfU=/0x0:4535x3023/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69682081/1318250715.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Michael Chandler | Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>A highly anticipated lightweight contenders bout between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/455/michael-chandler">Michael Chandler</a>...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/BaHzkodSG57xz-BupNwxZpdCWaY=/0x0:3850x2567/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69682285/A41I7237.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Bellator MMA</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3240/a-j-mckee">A.J. McKee</a> just became the Bellator featherweight champion, but his days fighting at 145 pounds are already numbered.</p> <p>After starting his career...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/nehA9DgVFAe_kRLEPMOwwD5o5H0=/163x0:1783x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69682589/DivisionalThumb.0.jpg"> </figure> <p class="p--has-dropcap p-large-text"><em>Welcome to the latest update to the MMA Fighting pound-for-pound rankings, where every month our esteemed panel of experts sort through the noise to answer one question: Who are...