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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/wlsUY1tZVNZPlg6dz7K7EI9otBo=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66746971/115_ceremonial_Lauren_Murphy.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>This is the A-Side Live Chat.</p> <p>For this episode, UFC flyweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2647/lauren-murphy">Lauren Murphy</a> joins José Youngs and Alexander K. Lee to discuss some of the top story lines in the world of MMA.</p> <p>Some topics may include...

<img alt="Tyron Woodley (EL, MMA F)" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/sBQddRic5s5II2Ua4nJELMei4Jk=/10x0:1630x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66749393/825_Robbie_Lawler_vs_Tyron_Woodley.0.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Former UFC welterweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a> is rumored to be returning to the Octagon soon, but his calendar is filling up in other ways as well. </p> <p>According to a tweet from...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/_rUohLbtEgNfw-l1c4TKPFuT67M=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66749799/206_Justin_Gaethje.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>The ‘<a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1094/ufc-249-ferguson-vs-gaethje">UFC 249</a> Countdown’ video features the interim lightweight title fight between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/538/anthony-ferguson">Tony Ferguson</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1526/justin-gaethje">Justin Gaethje</a> in the main event. In the co-main event, UFC bantamweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2186/henry-cejudo">Henry Cejudo</a> battles <a...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/zvvmyqlGtyb5oajQAxwU7JgsF4o=/0x0:1182x788/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66750854/Screen_Shot_2020_04_28_at_16.53.45.0.png"> <small>Dominick Cruz and Brendan Loughnane | @brenz264, Instagram</small> <p>PFL featherweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2052/brendan-loughnane">Brendan Loughnane</a> has spent an uncountable number of rounds sparring with training partner <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/328/dominick-cruz">Dominick Cruz</a>, and despite many feeling as though Cruz’s championship shot has come from left...

<img alt="Matt Brown" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/EUhsp4SPXyIA79Xzd_rQfzFzqpU=/0x0:899x599/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66751082/099__gallery_post.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Following the postponement of their fight on March 28 at UFC on ESPN 8, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/105/matt-brown">Matt Brown</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5134/miguel-baeza">Miguel Baeza</a> will now do battle at the upcoming UFC Fight Night card on May 16...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/KmeivvDADujOhA4IRYcHNWavr-Y=/202x0:1521x879/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66751424/diazdebut.0.jpg"> <small>UFC, YouTube</small> <p>Watch <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/365/nate-diaz">Nate Diaz</a> vs. <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/9/manny-gamburyan">Manny Gamburyan</a> full fight video to see Diaz make his UFC debut and become the fifth winner of <em>The Ultimate Fighter</em> by beating Gamburyan at The Ultimate Fighter 5 Finale on June...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/MMeOBOXUDddqeRykMcLMJ7x2QjM=/33x0:1838x1203/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66751600/200_Nate_Diaz_wins__Arena_erupts.0.jpg"> <p>The UFC has promised extensive testing of fighters in advance of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1094/ufc-249-ferguson-vs-gaethje">UFC 249</a> on May 9 in Jacksonville, Fla. Now, the promotion has put it in writing. </p> <p>An email sent to fighters from the UFC Performance Institute, obtained by MMA...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/wlsUY1tZVNZPlg6dz7K7EI9otBo=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66746971/115_ceremonial_Lauren_Murphy.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>This is the A-Side Live Chat.</p> <p>For this episode, UFC flyweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2647/lauren-murphy">Lauren Murphy</a> joins José Youngs and Alexander K. Lee to discuss some of the top story lines in the world of MMA.</p> <p>Some topics may include...

<img alt="Dana White" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/SbGuOTZB2Ruwg3izf_J8vTFNt1I=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66747256/203_Dana_White.0.0.jpg"> <small>Dana White post presser | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>For the last two months, the coronavirus has wreaked havoc on the sports world, cancelling nearly all sporting events across the globe. That will change this weekend though as the...

<img alt="UFC 247: Press Conference" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/3u9lfI_daeXi_-O_hAKwNlaiIgk=/0x0:4863x3242/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66747472/1188347225.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>Prior to March 11, 2020, it would have been difficult to imagine the world of sports screeching to a sudden halt. Yet the events of the last month and...