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<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night Blaydes v Lewis: Weigh-Ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/9lb40f-2oyllTSqvDIIDx_54SnA=/0x0:3814x2543/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68845735/1231265175.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>With <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1188/ufc-vegas-19">UFC Vegas 19</a> just hours away, MMA Fighting’s...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/0oSCQwaN0Uwil4z5xmJLtuMtHgo=/0x17:4454x2986/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68846221/00___Backstage_2020_08_25_CU_0006_2020082554126355.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Rafael Alves was signed by the UFC after a lightweight win at Dana White’s Contender Series in 2020. | Chris Unger, Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/t21g-PPskeXENejpg_VtKodOfTg=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68846480/080_Holly_Holm_x_Raquel_Pennington.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>A showdown between two top ranked bantamweights is being targeted for the upcoming UFC event on May 8 as former...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/BPnDFrEg9wA20TueWM3i02ns5Aw=/191x0:1811x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68846504/Yana.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>LAS VEGAS — <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/bantamweight">Bantamweight</a> Yana Kunitzkaya speaks with reporters at the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1188/ufc-vegas-19">UFC Vegas 19</a> virtual media day ahead of her co-main event matchup with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3796/ketlen-vieira">Ketlen Vieira</a> this Saturday...

<figure> <img alt="MMA: UFC Fight Night-Auckland-Cachoeira vs Dobson" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/leIYn0FGKIu_cxYVDDKGXwruxXU=/0x0:4640x3093/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68840584/usa_today_14081462.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Priscila Cachoeira demolished Shana Dobson in just 40 second in her first UFC victory. | Jasmin Frank-USA TODAY Sports</figcaption> </figure> ...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/gUV6E9GUU9g-KEpIq6LEqag8Mdo=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68840642/108_ceremonial_Mario_Bautista.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Mario Bautista (pictured) fights Trevin Jones at UFC 259 on March 6 in Las Vegas | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4764/mario-bautista">Mario Bautista</a> is...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/o7f4rYjgYUxmGMgso-0LsCKk4Hc=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68841452/023_Curtis_Blaydes.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>At the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1188/ufc-vegas-19">UFC Vegas 19</a> weigh-ins, all 30 fighters on Saturday’s fight card in Las Vegas will step on...

<figure> <img alt="Andrei Arlovski" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/7OgtsHs1uF-hi4ImtamlaLtu-V0=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68841619/400_Andrei_Arlovski.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Andrei Arlovski</figcaption> </figure> <p>This weekend <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/423/andrei-arlovski">Andrei Arlovski</a> will extend his record for most UFC bouts in the heavyweight division when he takes on...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/CuWGRrceAfBdv6RZB1fj7POYP6E=/0x146:750x646/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68841806/leonardo.0.jpeg"> <figcaption>Leonardo Barbosa (left) lost via second-round TKO to Ahmed Wali Hotak in Kabul, Afghanistan | Photo via Leonardo Barbosa</figcaption> </figure> <p>The world of combat sports...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/x8cslf4NSC62JTq-6Vk7sPukY7Q=/132x0:1665x1022/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68842205/mfdoubleloss.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Sanjar Tajiev shrugs his shoulders after losing to Bauyrzhan Kuanyshbayev at a Bushido Qazaqstan event in Kazakhstan on Thursday | @Grabaka_Hitman, Twitter</figcaption> </figure> <p><em>Welcome to...