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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/7ulH03aF12i7Ikrs23tLRW8wYTw=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66766455/119_Justin_Gaethje.0.jpg"> <small>Justin Gaethje | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>UFC fights are back and that means plenty of wacky wagers can now be made.</p> <p>Betting site <a href="https://www.sportsbetting.ag/sportsbook/futures-and-props/mma-props">SportsBetting.ag</a> has provided a list of prop bets for this Saturday’s <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1094/ufc-249-ferguson-vs-gaethje">UFC 249</a> show at...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/C9TWn16GqlJuOWE1OycfdvKfwm0=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66766834/044_Marcin_Tybura_x_Augusto_Sakai.0.jpg"> <small>Brazilian heavyweight Augusto Sakai (left) is undefeated in the UFC banner with two knockouts. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/684/blagoy-ivanov">Blagoy Ivanov</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2252/augusto-sakai">Augusto Sakai</a> agreed to meet at the UFC show scheduled for May 23 in a yet-to-be-announced...

<img alt="Justin Gaethje" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/wQynVWbJ4KvSKJTlSxnb9tJjDFY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66767214/026_Justin_Gaethje.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>There are two things <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1526/justin-gaethje">Justin Gaethje</a> expects he’ll need when he face <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/538/anthony-ferguson">Tony Ferguson</a> on Saturday: pain tolerance and patience.</p> <p>With so many unknowns inherent to Ferguson’s style, Gaethje figures he’ll need a lot...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/1aPNzLjFohQaqOgjgFjELqZjqcY=/150x0:1770x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66767530/sanchezguida.0.jpg"> <small>UFC, YouTube</small> <p>Watch <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/121/diego-sanchez">Diego Sanchez</a> vs. <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/354/clay-guida">Clay Guida</a> full fight video to see Sanchez and Guida’s wild and bloody battle at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/62/the-ultimate-fighter-9-finale">The Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale</a> on June 20, 2009, in Las Vegas.</p> <p>Sanchez and Guida arrived in...

<img alt="Gesias Cavalcante" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YxUf6qdANwmUcOokplD6F4hyNms=/0x0:2048x1365/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66768468/13350393_10156915611530447_338556969026543670_o.0.0.jpg"> <p>The UFC will not be the only promotion putting on a combat sports event in the month of May. </p> <p>Titan Fighting Championship officials confirmed to MMA Fighting that Titan FC 60 will take place on May 29. The event, according...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/KtCaKZVg0CoYNS_YxpqyMKfZE3I=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66763182/141_Khabib_Nurmagomedov.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>UFC lightweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1480/khabib-nurmagomedov">Khabib Nurmagomedov</a> may be ready to return sooner than most people anticipated. </p> <p>Nurmagomedov was originally supposed to defend his lightweight title against number-one contender <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/538/anthony-ferguson">Tony Ferguson</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1094/ufc-249-ferguson-vs-gaethje">UFC 249</a> in...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/NBOrx5GqLz1LE7xXc041hNpL71I=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66763429/130_Henry_Cejudo.0.jpg"> <small>Henry Cejudo | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2186/henry-cejudo">Henry Cejudo</a> has ambitious plans in mind if he gets through <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/328/dominick-cruz">Dominick Cruz</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1094/ufc-249-ferguson-vs-gaethje">UFC 249</a>.</p> <p>The reigning UFC bantamweight champion was originally scheduled to face <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/7/jose-aldo">Jose Aldo</a> before the...

<img alt="UFC 160 weigh-in photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/wbHqrMdq4E4BpJk85_oum17Rl2s=/0x0:1100x733/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66763612/001_Dana_White_and_Mike_Tyson.1369442263.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>At 53, Mike Tyson can still throw heavy hands and now Bare Knuckle Fighting Championships is ready to offer him a lot of money to see the former boxing champion return to the...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ggE-_k7mLiyOOgQOQqoSol97idI=/120x0:1740x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66763781/wth_ep6_16x9_clean.0.png"> <p>On this week’s episode of <em>What the Heck</em>, UFC middleweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3878/eryk-anders">Eryk Anders</a> (4:58) talks his upcoming fight with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2506/krzysztof-jotko">Krzysztof Jotko</a> on May 16, trying to prepare during the COVID-19 pandemic, getting snitched on in his gym during a training...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2tFuXWnOPn149XoRhiNBh8O3kYQ=/0x0:2000x1333/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66764189/Carla_Esparza_Test_Twitter.0.jpg"> <p>The UFC will be conducting extensive coronavirus testing for athletes and personnel attending the three shows scheduled in Jacksonville, Fla. on May 9, May 13 and May 16.</p> <p>UFC COO Lawrence Epstein revealed in an interview with <a href="https://www.sportsbusinessdaily.com/SB-Blogs/Newsletter-Media/2020/05/06.aspx">Sports Business Daily</a> on...