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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/-13MRl3pq7n5v9WOqZrnXJdeTMw=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66926702/124_Felice_Herrig.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Felice Herris is expected to make her long awaited return to action against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4073/virna-jandiroba">Virna Jandiroba</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1128/ufc-252">UFC 252</a> on Aug. 15.</p> <p>Multiple sources confirmed the matchup to MMA Fighting on Thursday following an initial report...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/W2nR21eB-InGOm7lMcRN2wPWUds=/92x0:1349x838/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66927026/Screen_Shot_2020_06_12_at_8.23.55_AM.0.png"> <small>Yenifel Vicente lands a low blow against Jessie Magdaleno at a Top Rank boxing event on Thursday in Las Vegas | @ESPNRingside, Twitter</small> <p><em>Welcome to the latest edition of Missed Fists where we shine a light on fights from across...

<img alt="Cynthia Calvillo" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/vUdbln5qjNgm3e3-6BVYfV9uWAk=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66926296/135_Cynthia_Calvillo.0.jpg"> <small>Cynthia Calvillo will step on the scale at the UFC on ESPN 10 weigh-ins Friday. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>At the UFC on ESPN 10 weigh-ins, all 22 fighters taking part in UFC on ESPN 10 on Saturday...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/gS7sxIOBBuapgoY5VHHJQ2bSXUw=/0x0:2000x1333/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66927369/074_Leslie_Smith.0.0.0.0.jpg"> <small>Leslie Smith | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>In the battle between MMA fighters and their promoters over compensation, it can only help the athletes when the big guns get involved.</p> <p>That’s how <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1837/leslie-smith">Leslie Smith</a> views the situation. The 11-year veteran...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Katona v Dvalishvili" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/W3z15Q4K4oc9_z0-U0s_MOTcfao=/0x0:4831x3221/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66923878/1141216299.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>A change has been made to Saturday night’s UFC on ESPN 10 card after <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2839/ray-borg">Ray Borg</a> was forced out of his bantamweight fight against <a...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/G12lhkPJBddHEF91t_hZkqJ2nOk=/150x0:1770x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66924019/PRE_JessicaEyeStill0.0.jpg"> <small>MMA Fighting</small> <p>UFC flyweight contender <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1287/jessica-eye">Jessica Eye</a> talks about her changes in training, why she’s not worried about her upcoming weight cut, jumping at a main event opportunity, the development of the 125-pound division, not getting a spot on...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/uxdoqlsiLFj-By_BbQqgarFu5_s=/150x0:1770x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66924395/PRE_AndreFiliStill0.0.jpg"> <small>MMA Fighting</small> <p>UFC featherweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1907/andre-fili">Andre Fili</a> talks about his recent movie debut, dealing with close decision losses, commentary bias, and more ahead of his upcoming fight with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4919/charles-jourdain">Charles Jourdain</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1122/june-13-ufc-event">UFC on ESPN 10</a>.</p> <aside><div data-anthem-component="actionbox" data-anthem-component-data='{"title":"Watch UFC...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/0BMfWcwgQ7ngZc-0rg4-_MGHf3A=/158x0:1778x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66924555/PRE_MarvinVettoriStill0.0.jpg"> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3761/marvin-vettori">Marvin Vettori</a> knows he lost his cool.</p> <p>The Italian middleweight was already anxious after having his March fight scrapped when UFC London was cancelled in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic but then two months later he had another matchup fall...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/3RO4rm_b9r8c4SY9k6nGhFNPOGY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66924709/126_Serghei_Spivac.0.jpg"> <small>Serghei Spivac meets Carlos Felipe in a heavyweight bout on July 18 at a UFC Fight Night in Abu Dhabi | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>A heavyweight bout has been added to an upcoming “Fight Island” show.</p> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4898/sergey-spivak">Serghei Spivac</a> (10-2)...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/uCu3ugPnbJJbvjDwlnLK6B0PTTk=/150x0:1770x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66924868/PRE_CynthiaCalvilloStill0.0.jpg"> <small>MMA Fighting</small> <p>UFC flyweight contender <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4022/cynthia-calvillo">Cynthia Calvillo</a> talks to the media about how her first UFC main event came about, the benefits of her move up to flyweight, taking advantage of being able to hear everything in an empty...