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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/f9s4Q4g6JVtAS0NAiEVVgv7LHzY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67764822/122_Robert_Whittaker_x_Israel_Adesanya.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1900/robert-whittaker">Robert Whittaker</a> is one of the most accomplished middleweights in UFC history, but the timing was never right for him to face the man considered to be the division’s all-time best.</p> <p>With his recent loss to...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/6N8nMpeKX30rSLkI28KGmCfhczg=/300x0:1920x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67765135/BTL_EP23_CLEAN.0.jpg"> <p>Check out episode 24 of Between the Links as Mike Heck moderates the matchup between MMA Fighting’s Jose Youngs and former UFC, and current Brave CF flyweight Jose “Shorty” Torres as they give their takes on <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/388/glover-teixeira">Glover Teixeira</a>’s third-round submission...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/rfL6XdUPQ8G1iICsnqXZY9D6cOI=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67765312/054_Benson_Henderson_x_Saad_Awad.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/327/ben-henderson">Benson Henderson</a> is heading back to the welterweight division to taking on a streaking contender. </p> <p>Promotional officials confirmed to MMA Fighting that Henderson will face <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4560/jason-jackson">Jason Jackson</a> in the co-main event of Bellator 253....

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/d0TLwDoec52ShwS_aWspIXYGhMw=/8x0:4928x3280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67760596/DWCS_CU_20190618_2475.0.jpg"> <small>DWCS LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>There’s been a last-minute switch to the upcoming <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a>’s Contender Series event. </p> <p>With <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5519/landon-quinones">Landon Quinones</a> testing positive for COVID-19, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5518/shaheen-santana">Shaheen Santana</a> will now face fellow unbeaten fighter Natan Levy at <a...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/1MexzJfEvCQCB8NAyDBLKYySM5s=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67761244/097_Amanda_Nunes_x_Holly_Holm.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1151/ufc-256">UFC 256</a> has lost its main event after the featherweight title fight between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/377/amanda-nunes">Amanda Nunes</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3365/megan-anderson">Megan Anderson</a> has been pulled from the card on Dec. 12.</p> <p>Multiple sources close to the situation confirmed...

<img alt="UFC 254: Khabib v Gaethje Weigh-in" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/0HbWZ_65AaYxh0k6jeYMy_Hk9yw=/0x0:4289x2859/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67761382/1229237652.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</small> <p>It appears as if <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/455/michael-chandler">Michael Chandler</a> will not be stepping in on short notice to face former lightweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/796/rafael-dos-anjos">Rafael dos Anjos</a> this weekend. </p> <p>Following...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/MqpljJW25k-SIZtODrTor3k_r4g=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67761867/005_Brendan_Allen.0.jpg"> <small>Thomas Lakes, MMA Fighting</small> <p>A 195-pound catchweight fight between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5047/brendan-allen">Brendan Allen</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2072/sean-strickland">Sean Strickland</a> has been booked as a late addition to the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1172/ufc-vegas-14">UFC Vegas 14</a> card this Saturday night, Nov. 14 from Las Vegas.</p> <p>Multiple sources confirmed...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/vVYGOYYYneUfoERr5wkyWilwXQU=/0x0:2000x1333/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67762142/107_Jack_Hermansson.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1583/jack-hermansson">Jack Hermansson</a> isn’t calling out anybody by name, but he’s got grievances with a lot of fighters ranked in the top 15 at middleweight in the UFC.</p> <p>This past Friday it was announced that former title...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/gdNSH0QV7nRSp0XFT8ZXyEvu5Ao=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67762588/136_Paul_Felder.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>With <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3279/islam-makhachev">Islam Makhachev</a> out, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2970/paul-felder">Paul Felder</a> has agreed to face <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/796/rafael-dos-anjos">Rafael dos Anjos</a> in a five round main event fight this Saturday night at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1172/ufc-vegas-14">UFC Vegas 14</a>.</p> <p>UFC officials confirmed the matchup to...

<img alt="UFC London Silva vs Bisping Workout Photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ftzJkCbFqttcSaHcX0JNzosCVDA=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67762772/017_Michael_Bisping.0.0.jpg"> <p>Former UFC middleweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/84/michael-bisping">Michael Bisping</a> has been tapped to star in an upcoming boxing film titled “The Journeyman,” based on a book from British author Mark Turley.</p> <p><a href="https://deadline.com/2020/11/ufc-michael-bisping-boxing-the-journeyman-1234611381/">Deadline</a> initially reported the news on...