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<figure> <img alt="Jake Paul v Ben Askren - News Conference" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FMUCoP6pVVBV8WlBGS4OfB2j9y8=/0x0:3650x2433/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69122002/1309400359.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>Jake Paul has denied allegations made against him this week by TikTox...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/IkCxch3fk5VTAO6vZUnPO2QpZ9c=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69122351/292_Dominick_Reyes_x_Chris_Weidman.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Dominick Reyes | Thomas Lakes, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>The light heavyweight title picture could soon be shaken up.</p> <p>Two-time championship challenger <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4111/dominick-reyes">Dominick Reyes</a> faces another...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/4P8oDo9ZQp_l9Q6X6tDD0JO4iP4=/114x0:1734x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69118332/WTHThumbBlean.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>On this week’s episode of What the Heck, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck speaks with former UFC flyweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5444/jimmy-flick">Jimmy Flick</a> (6:50) following his surprising retirement announcement on Saturday night and discussed...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/XkZ_IxdkX7BS8ZKSEPEYcx5CEDw=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69118694/DC_1361.0.jpg"> <figcaption>ONE Championship</figcaption> </figure> <p>Longtime MMA official and Bellator commentator <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3485/john-mccarthy">John McCarthy</a> believes <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/54/eddie-alvarez">Eddie Alvarez</a>’s disqualification against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5599/iuri-lapicus">Iuri Lapicus</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1205/one-on-tnt-moraes-vs-johnson">ONE on...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FNrDA_gKCyyioA62kDouAhDCL1U=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69117938/013_Ben_Askren.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/250/ben-askren">Ben Askren</a> will be the first to admit that striking wasn’t his best weapon when competing in mixed martial...

<figure> <img alt="Jake Paul v Ben Askren - News Conference" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/yrj8wOHdsPT090XBHrsoCm0WVeQ=/0x81:3238x2240/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69117726/1309411666.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>This Saturday, YouTube sensation and celebrity boxer Jake Paul will face former...

<figure> <img alt="Wanderlei Silva Photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/CFsIi2HHgpflf-J5_LIVTZZAsTY=/0x0:1100x733/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69113817/103wanderleisilvavschrisleben-1310406403.1327547055.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Bare Knuckle Fighting Championships has already enjoyed a strong start to 2021 with the “KnuckleMania” event that featured...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Cl28QzuPbJi5E3GhCfH4dwROMpU=/0x0:4831x3221/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69114101/UFC_JB_2021_01_20_0657_2021012014246816.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Warlley Alves (left) beat Mounir Lazzez by first-round knockout in his most recent octagon appearance. | Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>Welterweights <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2897/warlley-alves">Warlley Alves</a> and <a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/MQtqsiyRJ4yd9a7kAwYz6PrsE4k=/0x31:4031x2718/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69113251/UFC_JB_2021_01_24_0671_20210123113542864.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier | Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> has had it with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/233/dustin-poirier">Dustin Poirier</a>.</p> <p>A public dispute between the UFC stars...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 257 Poirier v McGregor: Weigh-Ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Z2rrQkAMbI9x1xpP-FdL14LWbH0=/0x0:4768x3179/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69114757/1230728115.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>The <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/233/dustin-poirier">Dustin Poirier</a> vs. <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> 3 bout could...