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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/oYAwwJM1OCmBIr4Ljg8ri4X71iU=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69473179/001_Anderson_Silva.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Anderson Silva’s opponent, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., failed to make weight Friday. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. is up to...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: The Korean Zombie v Ige Weigh-in" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/w-c3tURdpz5BJIrDZGkCPgCUtls=/0x0:4398x2932/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69473770/1324256704.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>With <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1218/ufc-vegas-29-korean-zombie-vs-ige">UFC Vegas 29</a> just hours away, MMA Fighting’s Alexander...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/MvIm7enuFKBuot41-_rKqKTwBsw=/0x70:863x645/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69473968/ezekielkim.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Ji Yeon Kim and Aleksei Oleinik | @champyoni, Instagram</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2636/alexey-oleinik">Aleksei Oleinik</a> taught <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4099/ji-yeon-kim">Ji Yeon Kim</a> a new weapon that might have future...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 263: Adesanya v Vettori 2" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/jQ6vlft6m_oRDkPiajBjz4AQNWg=/0x0:3975x2650/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69474197/1323278136.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>Whether in MMA or in life as a whole, you always remember your first. </p> <p>In manager Jason House’s case, he has his first UFC world champion...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/KOERP59wQdfIYV_CkWsWaHN22zk=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69474340/100_Chris_Weidman_x_Jacare_Souza.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/352/chris-weidman">Chris Weidman</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/101/anderson-silva">Anderson Silva</a> may have once been fierce UFC rivals, but as their time in combat...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/n8e83HYRNj6gQEC3onOim3_jhvk=/0x0:4535x3023/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69474444/Vegas29_WeighIn_2021_06_18_CU_0087_2021061810529408.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Virna Jandiroba meets Kanako Mutata in the preliminary portion of UFC Vegas 29. | Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>Losing a decision to <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3624/mackenzie-dern">Mackenzie Dern</a> changed...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/BTYSfWJIrpwlFBmkM7pRtlRX00k=/0x0:3901x2601/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69470504/PFL5_MacDonald_Tibau_1359.5.jpeg"> <figcaption>Cooper Neill</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/176/gleison-tibau">Gleison Tibau</a> won’t be in the playoffs, but he still picked up a huge win in the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1217/pfl-5-macdonald-vs-tibau">PFL 5</a> main...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/D6q3MM8a3P4PNw5ZHbD1dap7m8M=/0x0:7005x4670/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69470527/20210429_PFL_2_178.0.jpeg"> <figcaption>PFL</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/117/rory-macdonald">Rory MacDonald</a> couldn’t believe his ears after the main event of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1217/pfl-5-macdonald-vs-tibau">PFL 5</a>.</p> <p>MacDonald, a former Bellator welterweight champion, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2021/6/17/22539663/pfl-5-results-gleison-tibau-wins-controversial-split-decision-over-rory-macdonald-in-main-event">lost a...

<figure> <img alt="UFC on FOX 17 Weigh-ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/uhWot43FozpfduA9YtoQYNl6ZwM=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69471379/007_Leon_Edwards.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>This past Saturday at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1210/ufc-263-adesanya-vs-vettori-2">UFC 263</a>, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3026/leon-edwards">Leon Edwards</a> was given a showcase opportunity to...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/1iOEh0hmkJ5nV2xXtq0yMLpGXvc=/0x0:1997x1331/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69471691/DSC_5817.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Rory MacDonald wasn’t happy with his split decision loss to Gleison Tibau at PFL 5. | PFL</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/117/rory-macdonald">Rory MacDonald</a> knows without a doubt...