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<figure> <img alt="UFC 249 Ferguson v Gaethje: Weigh-Ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/zdBFhqnnaw8jQovqQ4DJuDGv8_Q=/0x0:3801x2534/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69548529/1223658093.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>UFC heavyweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a> was able to defend his title in September,...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/9lhs89zMo_m-KbbjGZqTV7mgLdU=/47x0:2192x1430/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69548708/NN_0300.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Lionsgate</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1812/nick-newell">Nick Newell</a> will have his life story told in a new film due out on Aug. 6 with former “Teen Wolf” star...

<figure> <img alt="Maryna Moroz" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/tNdHCVEI5ysx3OU_ZMbJbdKnboM=/0x247:4550x3280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69548894/GettyImages-468991670.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Maryna Moroz (pictured) will face Brazilian flyweight Luana Carolina in October. | Mike Roach, Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>UFC flyweights <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3251/maryna-moroz">Maryna Moroz</a> and <a...

<figure> <img alt="The Return of The Ultimate Fighter" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/kId_7IfIvoOQinR2n73THOsx1pI=/0x0:5550x3700/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69549020/1321217631.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>Team Volkanovski’s <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3602/ricky-turcios">Ricky Turcios</a> is on his way to making the most of...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/pjR2fZjI6cFRkuTI26rjQGz8fuM=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69544377/137_Edson_Barboza.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Edson Barboza | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Undefeated in six octagon appearances, Giga Chikadze has his first UFC headlining opportunity.</p> <p>MMA Fighting confirmed with sources...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/5ZKEnbMqVsYCBM63ErniZiHquBM=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69544411/201_Kevin_Holland.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Kevin Holland | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Middleweights <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4384/kevin-holland">Kevin Holland</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5347/kyle-daukaus">Kyle Daukaus</a> are expected to clash at the upcoming UFC Fight...

<figure> <img alt="Jake Paul v Tyron Woodley - Media Availability" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/AaajFKUs5uMAkQQiza3pPDb256o=/0x49:3409x2322/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69544978/1321564366.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>Next month, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a> will be making his professional boxing debut...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/UMCxkLKbKXdC4FQSQzeSf3P9t00=/0x0:1620x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69545161/MMAF_Rankings_10.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin</figcaption> </figure> <p class="p--has-dropcap p-large-text"><em>Welcome to the inaugural MMA Fighting global rankings, where our esteemed panel of experts team up to sort out the...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/yqszxHA-fh_yYKOn1LhJdFtznkA=/153x0:1773x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69545471/WTHClean.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>On this week’s episode of What the Heck, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck speaks with UFC heavyweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5037/ciryl-gane">Ciryl Gane</a> (5:15) about facing <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/939/derrick-lewis">Derrick Lewis</a> in the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1226/ufc-265">UFC 265</a> main...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/5TJCNBU4uFO7wrQ2ebRbYOk7FKQ=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69545878/012_Conor_McGregor.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Conor McGregor | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> is letting his voice be heard as he prepares to meet rival <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/233/dustin-poirier">Dustin...