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<figure> <img alt="Alexander Volkanovski defeated Max Holloway via unanimous decision at UFC 245." src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/l-rPxaHfFFLuzl0qCKyUeRwFmCw=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68612727/104_Max_Holloway_x_Alexander_Volkanovski.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Alexander Volkanovski and Max Holloway | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><em>2020 was a wild...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Pereira v Williams" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/rc6RAb4tGhtsG-kII-j2bwmA0YA=/0x0:4317x2878/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68613026/1292173824.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>In <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5337/khaos-williams">Khaos Williams</a>’ mind, he went 3-0 in the octagon in 2020.</p> <p>After bursting...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/N5rOazazWUfzadAYbrb3ik76Gjc=/0x0:1500x1000/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68613484/88316777_2880009405425081_859401652891811840_o.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Dave Mandel, Invicta FC</figcaption> </figure> <p>Like every MMA promotion, Invicta FC had a challenging year in 2020. Forced to shutter amid the COVID-19 pandemic, live...

<figure> <img alt="Jon Jones" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/gicAIVbh-KncBLwn5GyoYmr349o=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68613714/233_Jon_Jones_vs_Daniel_Cormier.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>On this day six years ago, UFC light heavyweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> ended a heated rivalry with <a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/6rS1v0QUYKkVdLz9yufEnel4yZM=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68613776/030_Michael_Chandler_vs_Derek_Campos.0.0.1508012575.0.jpeg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Former Bellator lightweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/455/michael-chandler">Michael Chandler</a> has booked his octagon debut as he is expected to face <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2917/daniel-hooker">Dan...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 254: Khabib v Gaethje" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/w7b0rviA537cXBEv4fle5e5H_mA=/0x0:5244x3496/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68613954/1282039159.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>Watch <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight/10468/khabib-nurmagomedov-vs-justin-gaethje">Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje</a> full fight video to see...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/m9lvmjVbTTEGadmS24f7fp-YaKk=/0x0:1672x1115/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68611943/mairon_Marcell_Fagundes.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Mairon Santos is undefeated in 11 MMA fights with six knockouts to his credit. | Marcell Fagundes, Shooto Brazil</figcaption> </figure> <p>For the past seven years,...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/xln6JuOtA8gp7LvtRBcMbGxwTdM=/150x0:1770x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68612131/FavoriteFighterMoments2020YT.0.jpg"> <figcaption>MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>This year’s pandemic may have prevented the media from getting up-close access to fighters, but that didn’t stop MMA Fighting and other...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 183: Silva v Diaz" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/VlOao-mtzKsf1PCEdBP0XoEOepk=/8x0:4928x3280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68609501/462632432.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Nick Diaz | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/108/nick-diaz">Nick Diaz</a> has been training for the...

<figure> <img alt="Bellator 170 Media Day" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/8-9zSCpRkCKOj00moxitZK_KSDQ=/0x0:2000x1333/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68609633/001_Scott_Coker.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Bellator MMA made a major change to its broadcast plans in 2020 after moving from the Paramount...