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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/fhVEiUM_IzkWfQQXAIw3u2ysqUc=/359x0:1789x953/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68580143/russianbrawl.0.jpg"> <figcaption>FIGHT NIGHTS GLOBAL TV, YouTube</figcaption> </figure> <p><em>Welcome to the latest edition of Missed Fists, where we shine a light on fights from across the globe...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/qqMHmdaAbRlbn_lXVaWtDq8scSQ=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68580379/050_Dustin_Poirier.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Former interim UFC lightweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/233/dustin-poirier">Dustin Poirier</a> has his next charitable mission in mind as he prepares for a...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 255: Buckley v Wright" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/V4Y1EdRQcbYJNoYfEaAhjsMjdXw=/0x0:5450x3633/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68580419/1286952507.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>UFC middleweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3749/joaquin-buckley">Joaquin Buckley</a> will make his first return to Fight Island after a...

<figure> <img alt="Claressa Shields" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/pxQs9HZ799fVMzEWihVyZDot3Lc=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68580557/236_Claressa_Shields.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Claressa Shields | ESTHER LIN/MMAFIGHTING.COM</figcaption> </figure> <p>For all the accomplishments Claressa Shields has earned during her athletic career, the two-time Olympic gold medalist and...

<figure> <img alt="Triller Presents Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr." src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/WFi67QBSQsr5EinLdwJomTjGiEg=/0x0:3384x2256/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68580778/1288355368.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for Triller</figcaption> </figure> <p>Jake Paul has only two boxing fights to his name....

<figure> <img alt="UFC 251: Ribas v VanZant" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/aWc6O6KRBOlTbcqGNXonsudaiXM=/0x0:3249x2166/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68580830/1226310914.jpg.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2025/paige-vanzant">Paige VanZant</a> needed a win to get a better contract and...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 254: Malkoun v Hawes" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/VlfI4kheBJqrRgAb6fcPt1YRMtY=/0x0:4750x3167/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68580913/1282024020.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>A middleweight clash is set for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1182/ufc-fight-island-7">UFC Fight Island 7</a>.</p> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5457/nassourdine-imavov">Nassourdine...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Kasanganay v Buckley" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ZErx_UamEqmHffmdqOjJVNugrwo=/0x0:4284x2856/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68579900/1279555936.jpg.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <h1> <strong>1. </strong><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3749/joaquin-buckley"><strong>Joaquin Buckley</strong></a><strong> vs. </strong><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5396/impa-kasanganay"><strong>Impa Kasanganay</strong></a><strong> - </strong><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1163/ufc-fight-island-5-moraes-vs-sandhagen"><strong>UFC...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/jhUtOOF46n5QRgKLEFMfWai3nmA=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68579978/ASH_2506.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Raimond Magomedaliev stopped ONE newcomer Edson Marques in under two minutes in Singapore. | ONE Championship</figcaption> </figure> <p>Raimond Magomedaliev entered the mix for a shot...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/D9_qTNoNK6trmMVkUC9Rng1KbIQ=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68577548/144_Colby_Covington.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Colby Covington | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>A matchup seemingly tailor-made for box office success is still yet to materialize, and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2975/colby-covington">Colby Covington</a>...