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<figure> <img alt="UFC 261: Hall v Weidman" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/3I8-rJ71AroDH2xsz8ULAwc7qNY=/0x0:4773x3182/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69485719/1314271119.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>When Chris Weidman suffered a devastating broken leg just 17 seconds into his fight with...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/gFUWrQTdUwAultGcqoXKVIJaPyU=/158x0:1778x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69486032/WTH_EP64_CLEAN.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>On this week’s edition of What the Heck, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck (2:55) reacts to the big news of Ariel Helwani and The MMA Hour returning beginning Aug. 16. </p> <p>Then, Mike...

<figure> <img alt="MMA: MAY 01 UFC Fight Night" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/l2270E3TSBAhYOWQUAHDPw09YPw=/319x411:2513x1874/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69486140/1232640652.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Sean Strickland unloaded on internet trolls following his gym altercation with Orlando Sanchez. | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images</figcaption> ...

<figure> <img alt="Karolina Kowalkiewicz" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ovSd_bTtdgflTpM5klfQdTCYg0w=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69486656/114_Karolina_Kowalkiewicz.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Karolina Kowalkiewicz | esther lin</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2752/karolina-kowalkiewicz">Karolina Kowalkiewicz</a> is set to make her return to the octagon this summer. </p> <p>Promotion officials announced on...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/BGqy-t7E9LKZcpggYCMPZFBQjI4=/0x0:7842x5228/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69481921/PFL5_MacDonald_Tibau_1306.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Gleison Tibau won a split decision over fellow UFC veteran Rory MacDonald in the main event of PFL 5. | Cooper Neill, PFL</figcaption> </figure> <p><a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/s5JbxbeeIUZmWrLz9h-7ZFodP5w=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69482166/096_Robert_Whittaker_x_Israel_Adesanya.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Former UFC middleweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1900/robert-whittaker">Robert Whittaker</a> has never really been known for his trash talk, but he may have...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/GwL4I36ZcPd5MJL1Jaq3GlH3zy0=/0x0:8640x5760/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69482503/20210610_Sheilds_vs_Elkins_0064.0.jpeg"> <figcaption>Cooper Neill</figcaption> </figure> <p>The combat sports world was watching recently when multi-time boxing champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5652/claressa-shields">Claressa Shields</a> made her mixed martial arts debut but her...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Murata v Jandiroba" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/D2vf2dz1jD4nFlbGdI1PklfM27c=/0x0:4321x2881/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69482863/1324437625.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Kanako Murata | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3673/kanako-murata">Kanako Murata</a> is in good spirits after attempting to work...

<figure> <img alt="MMA: JUN 12 UFC 263" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/STncys_2pptoRpFGQj82usnCO_Q=/0x0:3000x2000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69483264/1233441707.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Israel Adesanya and Marvin Vettori | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/middleweight">Middleweight</a> rivals <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a>...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/zjjLQO_9YafGeN6FLGGahTZZ4lc=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69484078/082_Bec_Rawlings.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>The queen of bare-knuckle may soon return to her old stomping grounds.</p> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2017/bec-hyatt">Bec Rawlings</a>, who was undefeated during her previous...