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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/RGKB2L12O1ebNG9vvzpqPKiG6J4=/158x0:1778x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69243279/Pre_Cerrone.00_07_51_03.Still001.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone was definitely motivated to put a hurting on <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/121/diego-sanchez">Diego Sanchez</a> after the UFC said his former teammate had specifically requested to face him in what was expected...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Reyes v Prochazka" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/4i6K2xn2VVSt8khVEmO8sHEhhFA=/0x0:3617x2411/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69243916/1315769569.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1202/ufc-vegas-25">UFC Vegas 25</a> still managed to produce solid ratings for the promotion while...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Reyes v Prochazka" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/adUdyGq__UKmTI80EEGqJk_kjGY=/0x0:2944x1963/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69239075/1315770923.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>This is The A-Side Live Chat.</p> <p>For this episode, Kristen King joins José Youngs and...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Markos v Pinheiro" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/F9aLXms6m0n2_qjSYXDlyOBwKTU=/64x0:2601x1691/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69239391/1315748334.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>This past weekend, the main fight on the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1203/ufc-vegas-26">UFC Vegas 26</a> prelims played...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Werdum v Gustafsson" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/UbViYDUafbIj4xaR_2zc9T1QAwo=/0x0:4005x2670/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69239652/1258353796.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>At 43, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/38/fabricio-werdum">Fabricio Werdum</a> is feeling better than ever as...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/HaSSxJqcNFRyIzc49Onuz2vot7A=/208x0:1828x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69240008/Gordon.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>Gordon Ryan has had a memorable 2021 thus far to say the least.</p> <p>In March, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2021/3/22/22344428/one-championship-signs-adcc-gold-medalist-gordon-ryan-mma-grappling-deal">Ryan signed a deal with ONE Championship</a> to compete in grappling and, possibly, MMA should he...

<figure> <img alt="Holly Holm and Michelle Waterson Media Lunch" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/lYxxsyushDdvfuZ6sxkWrk-uLTk=/0x0:1600x1067/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69240264/1009_Michelle_Waterson.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Michelle Waterson | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1203/ufc-vegas-26">UFC Vegas 26</a> has a main event, and now a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/hdU3zXWdICgWhLEC7O-XqnHLseg=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69240463/010__2.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>The UFC Performance Institute on Tuesday released a 484-page athlete study that includes a first-ever concussion protocol for fighters. </p> <p>The...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/zDUunihxch42IXGcFt8eXVrC0W0=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69236017/125_Michelle_Waterson.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Michelle Waterson | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1203/ufc-vegas-26">UFC Vegas 26</a> has its headliner.</p> <p>On Tuesday, officials <a href="https://www.ufc.com/news/ufc-fight-night-sandhagen-vs-dillashaw-updates-marina-rodriguez-michelle-waterson">announced</a> that strawweights <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1838/michelle-waterson">Michelle Waterson</a> (18-8)...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/wKCCupfpVhBiEmTjEeQj7AHxBmM=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69236224/105_Amanda_Nunes_x_Holly_Holm.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Amanda Nunes holds two UFC belts since she knocked out Cris Cyborg at featherweight. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/377/amanda-nunes">Amanda Nunes</a> isn’t ready...