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<figure> <img alt="Chris Weidman knocks out Anderson Silva to win the UFC title at UFC 162." src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/0e7x7SFRAlc55R8UbtN-4Pg77gs=/0x0:1100x733/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69180257/132_chris_weidman_vs_anderson_silva.0.1505878015.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Chris Weidman knocks out Anderson Silva to win the UFC title at UFC 162. | Esther...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/4h0pJgH9iOzSRZkJoq8fBFN3GjU=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69180422/003_Stephen_Thompson_and_Jorge_Masvidal.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1559/stephen-thompson">Stephen Thompson</a> will certainly be watching this weekend’s welterweight title fight. In fact, he’ll be in Jacksonville, Fla., himself....

<figure> <img alt="MMA: APR 23 UFC 261 Ceremonial Weigh-In" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/UBUJizCsyz6DXeJKxtmlwYCBJWY=/0x0:3000x2000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69180481/1232486257.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>In the final episode of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1198/ufc-261-usman-vs-masvidal-2">UFC 261</a> Embedded, the...

<figure> <img alt="Anthony Pettis and Clay Collard" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/M5__wtJLih3-TOo9AKt9OGUu9XQ=/0x0:3000x2000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69177926/2024221_PFL_1_Weigh_In0301.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Anthony Pettis and Clay Collard will compete in the PFL main event Friday. | PFL</figcaption> </figure> <p>MMA Fighting has PFL 1...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 261 Weigh-in" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/i401tnEySskXloLZOkG4kqqiDQQ=/0x0:4844x3229/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69178266/1314080038.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>After <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1198/ufc-261-usman-vs-masvidal-2">UFC 261</a> ceremonial weigh-ins, all the fighters competing at Saturday’s event in Jacksonville squared off...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/vOYF9e2--xM6A-dzkqiKhfVyxdE=/92x0:1712x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69178360/Anik.0.jpg"> <figcaption>MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Before <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1198/ufc-261-usman-vs-masvidal-2">UFC 261</a>, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2258/jon-anik">Jon Anik</a> met with the media to talk <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2232/joe-rogan">Joe Rogan</a>’s future with the UFC, this Saturday’s...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/my8_OTwvVRd_0ltG2xOwTSkSLJ8=/1x0:1920x1279/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69178847/127_Jon_Jones_x_Alexander_Gustafsson.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> on Friday denied he asked for $30 million to fight heavyweight champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a>, starting another...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/qh9cCufvIGJdXAP6Agori4J_TVM=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69178930/IMGL3942.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Aung La N Sang | ONE Championship</figcaption> </figure> <p>While a trilogy fight is no more, a fascinating rematch now headlines Wednesday’s ONE Championship event for...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/335Xpaqc4jybsBysCaSQ_RaatbU=/7x0:697x460/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69179012/Screen_Shot_2021_04_23_at_8.37.54_PM.0.png"> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2052/brendan-loughnane">Brendan Loughnane</a> will go in the Professional Fighters League books as the fighter with the first finish of the 2021 season, and he got it in devastating fashion. </p> <p>Loughnane opened...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/PVAYR3lBniHy-BaFX1XqLiOrK10=/158x0:1778x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69179072/261PreviewCleanThumb.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>With <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1198/ufc-261-usman-vs-masvidal-2">UFC 261</a> just hours away, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and Jose Youngs break down the top storylines ahead of Saturday night’s event in Jacksonville, Fla., where three world titles...