News

<figure> <img alt="UFC on FOX 17 Weigh-ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2rLyHHOJ-mgAuRIbHQgF11SCk8o=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68802841/007_Leon_Edwards.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Leon Edwards | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3026/leon-edwards">Leon Edwards</a> is feeling pretty good about his fight against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5368/khamzat-chimaev">Khamzat...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/3IQ_tL2C9yusng0fOALlY-1J0iE=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68803049/098_Holly_Holm_vs_Germaine_de_Randamie.0.0.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Holly Holm and Germaine de Randamie at UFC 208 in Brooklyn on Feb. 11, 2017 | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><em>Few things infuriate MMA...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Sandhagen v Edgar" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/CbAvYTOov2r7fEJXr6mHRJuJLqc=/0x0:4096x2731/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68797021/1300754661.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>This is The A-Side Live Chat.</p> <p>For this episode, José Youngs, Alex Savas, and E....

<figure> <img alt="UFC 240: Koch v Stewart" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/I0MzYfOTMWWYqClIIQziRbGs8dU=/0x0:4710x3140/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68799879/1164604317.jpg.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>While some fans have been critical of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2232/joe-rogan">Joe Rogan</a>’s commentary as of late,...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/GTj0JZ0Vztquj5aEzQniMKOUacE=/0x0:2400x1600/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68799967/049_Mike_Trizano_x_Luis_Pena.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3983/drakkar-klose">Drakkar Klose</a> will still compete next weekend, though he will have a new opponent with whom to share the...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ExLFes27wUgLwYeEGdze8ESmuTo=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68800035/104_Poliana_Botelho.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Poliana Botelho (pictured) will return to the UFC for her first fight since losing to Gillian Robertson. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Flyweights <a...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Sandhagen v Edgar" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/EJkBIWHxzq1ya8XQjvCUQNZxov8=/0x0:3696x2464/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68800181/1231014114.5.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>A jaw-dropping 28-second knockout against a future UFC Hall of Famer...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/uYUXuV33V5hjJKUH9nXY8ojkU0Q=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68800544/134_Glover_Teixeira.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Glover Teixeira will cut to 205 pounds to serve as a backup fighter on March 9 in Las Vegas. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> ...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/EKBnz7XfXTX4lyCNQKoQAQdsuJk=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68801035/022_Yoel_Romero.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>The opening odds for the upcoming Bellator <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/light-heavyweight">Light Heavyweight</a> Grand Prix are up, and the reigning champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3467/vadim-nemkov">Vadim...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/fi9nwTdRXfdobhu4UhR5P_vjHmQ=/0x0:885x590/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68801383/Screen_Shot_2021_02_10_at_2.09.21_PM.0.png"> </figure> <p>Bellator has signed Khasan Magomedsharipov, the younger brother of UFC star <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4072/zabit-magomedsharipov">Zabit Magomedsharipov</a>, to a multi-fight deal.</p> <p>A promotion official confirmed the news to MMA Fighting following an initial report from...