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<img alt="Amanda Nunes" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/0bicu7tLh3-YaGscJdQ6iwc1dww=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66882068/107_Amanda_Nunes.0.0.jpg"> <small>Amanda Nunes | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>The ‘<a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1124/ufc-250">UFC 250</a> Countdown’ video features a UFC featherweight title fight between UFC champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/377/amanda-nunes">Amanda Nunes</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3369/felicia-spencer">Felicia Spencer</a> as well as a key bantamweight fight between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3121/cody-garbrandt">Cody...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/BVSWFbpmP_ioK-NUEGdDsp3eeu8=/69x0:1149x720/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66882677/POST_Kenney.00_04_03_26.Still001.0.jpg"> <p>LAS VEGAS — <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/bantamweight">Bantamweight</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4881/casey-kenney">Casey Kenney</a> spoke with the media backstage following his first-round submission win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2680/louis-smolka">Louis Smolka</a> at UFC on ESPN 9. Kenney discussed having the best performance of his UFC career, wanting a quick turnaround—even...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Quarantillo v Carlyle" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/KSxua3spmy-FIJA8_peeYVHcCvg=/0x0:4588x3059/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66882881/1236608253.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>The majority of the fighters competing at UFC on ESPN 9 this past Saturday night walked away relatively unscathed.</p> <p>The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the list of medical suspensions stemming...

<img alt="NZEALAND-US-POLITICS-RACE-UNREST" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/muK9fhi2j-22rAYxkTIeZW0CYLo=/1x0:3783x2521/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66883061/1216621135.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by MICHAEL BRADLEY/AFP via Getty Images</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> couldn’t stay silent.</p> <p>The UFC middleweight champion may live halfway around the world in New Zealand but he was angered by the recent death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minn., which...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Q02vc32WZXIcJLCwVLl_678cf6k=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66883132/113_Jon_Jones_x_Thiago_Santos.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> will decide his own future even if that means never fighting again.</p> <p>That’s according to UFC president <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a>, who issued a brief statement to the <a href="https://www.vancourier.com/2.2065/ufc-boss-says-light-heavyweight-champion-jon-jones-will-determine-his-own-future-1.24144729">Canadian Press</a> on Monday after Jones...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/g1k_QAw9TnHSZvCkv6qHfahKOys=/10x0:1090x720/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66883380/POST__Royval.00_04_07_15.Still001.0.jpg"> <p>Newly minted UFC flyweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5342/brandon-royval">Brandon Royval</a> was feeling better about his performance at his post-fight press appearance after UFC on ESPN 9, but he wasn’t thrilled about returning to his day job at a juvenile detention center. </p>...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Qa_6zeRvExvHtJ3o3ZmpCCi8q4o=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66879721/john_oliver.0.jpg"> <small>Photograph by Lloyd Bishop/HBO</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> may <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/5/31/21275918/dana-white-to-jon-jones-being-the-greatest-of-all-time-doesnt-mean-you-get-30-million">have a new feud</a> with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> to occupy his time now, but he’s not done with John Oliver yet either.</p> <p>Two weeks ago, Oliver’s HBO Show, <em>Last Week Tonight</em>, produced...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Woodley v Burns" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/PGxyjOwbml7Y0rkLls9k1_Nv6mY=/0x0:5317x3545/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66879932/1236762485.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Gilbert Burns | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><em>In the fast-paced world of MMA, there are dozens of questions surrounding any given event, but when the dust settles, there’s usually only one: What’s next?</em></p> <p><em>Following the...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/he_l0J096bqRBnAz77Gt24YDYJs=/0x0:750x500/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66880148/IMG_2155.0.jpg"> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> had quite the memorable day on Sunday. </p> <p>As the day began, Jones told the world he was going to <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/5/31/21276322/jon-jones-claims-he-will-vacate-his-ufc-light-heavyweight-title">vacate the UFC light heavyweight title</a>. Right before it ended, he took to the streets of Albuquerque,...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Woodley v Burns" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/OdeI59z_YpALg4Fr6sx9UIKBaiE=/0x0:4507x3005/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66878020/1236761466.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Tyron Woodley | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>Former UFC welterweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a> had barely broken a sweat in his main event fight against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2911/gilbert-burns">Gilbert Burns</a> on Saturday night before he was...