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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Jwh6Ko5Vvg99pNRUGpU3aLaC-C4=/0x0:1466x977/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69656201/Captura_de_Tela_2021_07_30__s_11.22.07.0.png"> <figcaption>Daniel Lacerda (left) trains with UFC welterweight Alex Oliveira at Rio de Janeiro's ATS. | Photo via Daniel Lacerda</figcaption> </figure> <p>A flyweight bout between Jeff...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/-kIkW5Z5QPl_nSDeybQjF7DfKVE=/0x0:3736x2491/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69652111/UFC_JB_2021_07_24_0637_2021072480212930.0.jpeg"> <figcaption>Raulian Paiva scored his third straight win in the UFC with a majority decision over Kyler Phillips | Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4760/raulian-paiva">Raulian Paiva</a> went...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FVI3rdgKpm4DN54OY7MU6ZpyELU=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69651483/097_Amanda_Nunes_x_Germaine_de_Randamie.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Amanda Nunes | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>The upcoming <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1226/ufc-265">UFC 265</a> card just took a major hit after two-division champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/377/amanda-nunes">Amanda Nunes</a>...

<figure> <img alt="Patricio Freire" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YRq05UV1yinqigPBnEc8RJpzEAE=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69652508/20170217_0002_Patricio_Freire.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Patricio Freire | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>At the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1227/bellator-263">Bellator 263</a> press conference, Patricio Pitbull, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3240/a-j-mckee">A.J. McKee</a>, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3036/emmanuel-sanchez">Emmanuel Sanchez</a> and...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/xDLXGyxtPPlwId8TC5Dg73zN3vw=/175x0:1795x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69652872/Presser__ALL.00_26_19_14.Still001.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>A largely respectful pre-fight press conference almost turned into a fight after two-division champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/451/patricio-freire">Patricio Freire</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3240/a-j-mckee">A.J. McKee</a>’s verbal barbs quickly escalated at the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1227/bellator-263">Bellator 263</a> press...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/qzUlpBlJQg4Oi2bCPeicUDb2Gf4=/300x0:1920x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69653096/BTL_60_Clean.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>Between the Links returns ahead of a big weekend in MMA. </p> <p>Host Mike Heck will be joined by MMA Fighting’s Jed Meshew and journalist E. Spencer Kyte to discuss the biggest...

<figure> <img alt="MMA: MAY 01 UFC Fight Night" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/pTT78Q7soT8-v7LB0yUHsxCZXW8=/0x0:3000x2000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69653453/1232640791.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>UFC middleweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2072/sean-strickland">Sean Strickland</a> is trying a new thing. It’s...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/kdCpFQg8TXKUc87FNO5OhZYMCjs=/0x94:4140x2854/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69653961/01___Sabatello_v_Moore_2020_11_10_CU_0059_2020111073551834.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Danny Sabatello reacts after his victory over Taylor Moore in their bantamweight fight during Dana White’s Contender Series season four, week nine at UFC APEX on November 10, 2020....

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/G7f8Y9GZvRsq4riR-xatr_u8ihM=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69654159/015_Felony_Charles_Bennett.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>A pair of longtime veterans will collide on <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/520/jorge-masvidal">Jorge Masvidal</a>’s second bare-knuckle MMA event, as a featherweight bout <a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/AGkDNJG-g6bT6uRTFgFV4RYJVeY=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69649425/001_Colby_Covington.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Earlier this week it was announced that the UFC is targeting a welterweight title between current champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2033/kamaru-usman">Kamaru Usman</a>...