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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/m4hEwSNiSoQ2P9eQXAGo4OXHN88=/57x0:3285x2152/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66959854/03___Nam_v_Adashev_2020_06_13_CU_0038_2020061363451331.0.jpg"> <small>Zuffa LLC</small> <p>With his back seemingly against the wall, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1862/tyson-nam">Tyson Nam</a> had a banner night in the octagon this past weekend.</p> <p>Nam picked up his first UFC victory with a ferocious, 32-second KO win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4614/zarrukh-adashev">Zarrukh Adashev</a> at UFC...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/GC_jsMkmXK9a-lX-GxFMZKDDhzE=/0x0:1600x1067/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66959928/021_Aspen_Ladd.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>UFC bantamweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3173/aspen-ladd">Aspen Ladd</a> recently sustained a training injury and may be sidelined between three and nine months. </p> <p>As a result, Ladd has been scratched from a scheduled fight at UFC on ESPN 12 with...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/pmHUNMMDoNmZ8nvuVnSwxnrKgXA=/241x0:1680x959/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66959940/blaydesjds.0.jpg"> <small>UFC, YouTube</small> <p>Watch <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight/9858/curtis-blaydes-vs-junior-dos-santos">Curtis Blaydes vs. Junior dos Santos</a> full fight video to see <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3622/curtis-blaydes">Curtis Blaydes</a> score an emphatic win over the former heavyweight champion in the main event of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1087/ufc-fight-night-blaydes-vs-dos-santos">UFC Raleigh</a> on Jan. 25.</p> <p>Blaydes was hunting...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/8jPWd3U8PyjtUYZF8hjXl3U-yV8=/0x0:2400x1600/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66956942/203_Alexander_Volkanovski.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4234/alexander-volkanovski">Alexander Volkanovski</a> won the UFC featherweight championship with an immaculate performance against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1541/max-holloway">Max Holloway</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1056/ufc-245">UFC 245</a>. “The Great” will have to do it again on July 11 when he defends his belt...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ASq2GNjmFehGMw5Qa61SYvVYfyk=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66957205/20171230_0249_Carla_Esparza_vs_Cynthia_Calvillo.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4022/cynthia-calvillo">Cynthia Calvillo</a> is over the drama surrounding her UFC on ESPN 10 headliner after picking up a win over the top contender in the flyweight division. </p> <p>Calvillo defeated Eye by unanimous decision this past weekend...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/vKpoQ-jjgLhNW2T9tFEITwn1IXQ=/0x208:720x688/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66957808/104165684_2420310678268633_333412237077906508_n.0.jpg"> <small>A damaged cup from UAE Warriors 11 in Abu Dhabi on June 12, 2020 | @luciolinhares, Instagram</small> <p><em>Welcome to the latest edition of Missed Fists where we shine a light on fights from across the globe that may have been...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/TwJ9ULQmJEgjxNMhvrLWP1tIYJU=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66957912/056_Curtis_Blaydes_Alistair_Overeem.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>For this episode, Fightful editor Sean Ross Sapp joins José Youngs and Alex Savas to react to some of the top stories in MMA.</p> <p>Some of the topics may include: a preview of from UFC on ESPN...

<img alt="UFN Fight Night 96 Weigh-in Photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/75aWh2A4G8QCGpQhAYo_y_m6-Ms=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66958047/304_Curtis_Blaydes.0.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>At the UFC on ESPN 11 weigh-ins, all 22 fighters on Saturday’s fight card in Las Vegas will step on the scale Friday morning local time. </p> <p>In the main event, heavyweights...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ItaN8R9heqxYGZu75pfou11IBLQ=/0x70:1920x1350/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66954653/016_Andrew_Sanchez_vs_Anthony_Smith.0.0.jpg"> <small>Andrew Sanchez (right) will return to action against Wellington Turman in August. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3646/andrew-sanchez">Andrew Sanchez</a> has another fight booked in the UFC.</p> <p>“El Dirte,” who saw his middleweight bout opposite <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/765/zak-cummings">Zak Cummings</a> fell through after...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/XeToNQ66pKPlPF4G70C2r7D1BN0=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66954717/117_Rachael_Ostovich.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>UFC flyweight competitor <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2757/rachael-ostovich">Rachael Ostovich</a> has been suspended by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency following a failed drug test for two different banned substances.</p> <p>According to USADA officials, Ostovich tested positive for ostarine and GW1516 following an...