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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/9LwjfQ_j5pN2tPshhu5fqfjolwg=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67594879/030_Ben_Sosoli.0.jpg"> <small>Ben Sosoli went winless in the UFC after bouts with Greg Hardy and Marcos Rogerio de Lima. | Thomas Lakes, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Hard hitting heavyweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5150/ben-sosoli">Ben Sosoli</a> was cut from the UFC, promotion officials told MMA Fighting.</p> <p>Sosoli, who fought...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Itz5MgliYFTM-tpyKcWybVFDgP8=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67589850/IMG_5691.0.jpg"> <small>Aung La N Sang | ONE Championship</small> <p>ONE Championship’s MMA stars are coming back in a big way.</p> <p>The promotion <a href="https://www.onefc.com/news/4-world-title-fights-announced-for-one-inside-the-matrix-on-30-october/">announced</a> four championship bouts for its upcoming “ONE Championship: Inside The Matrix” event set to take place on Oct. 30...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/p2eKkDcZB1GMbznS3HC-bh73oZs=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67590034/138_Darren_Till.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Just when we thought <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3278/darren-till">Darren Till</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3801/mike-perry">Mike Perry</a> may have put their differences aside for the sake of business, it turns out that may not be the case after all. </p> <p>On Sunday, Perry...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YRbTwVepnuQU6LMyswTwiaat-h4=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67587468/101_Robert_Whittaker_x_Israel_Adesanya.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>This is The A-Side Live Chat.</p> <p>For this episode, José Youngs, E. Casey Leydon, and Guilherme Cruz react to some of the biggest stories in MMA.</p> <p>Some possible topics include <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> war...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/HVAXYEye4_DFc0w8fNr40VdiQpY=/0x0:1650x1100/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67590284/73333402_10158436058134879_2572993625747095552_o.0.jpg"> <small>Nick Newell | Bellator MMA</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1812/nick-newell">Nick Newell</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5334/zach-zane">Zach Zane</a> are getting another chance to step into the Bellator cage.</p> <p>The two lightweights have been booked to face off on the preliminary portion of Bellator 250 on Oct. 29...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/6H55d7qLxnp2R9k2BMpl6S59G7s=/0x0:4767x3178/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67590422/UFC_JB_2020_09_12_0596_20200912100231278.0.jpg"> <small>Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1838/michelle-waterson">Michelle Waterson</a> is still learning new tricks as she nears the end of her 13th year as a pro fighter.</p> <p>Not only did Waterson score a win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2943/angela-hill">Angela Hill</a> in the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1148/ufc-vegas-10">UFC Vegas 10</a> main...

<img alt="UFC 204 Ceremonial Weigh-in Photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/98aBt9WXui10Q4sHfVZwHWNLY1c=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67591095/312_Leon_Edwards.0.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>With the 170-pound title fight between <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2033/kamaru-usman">Kamaru Usman</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2911/gilbert-burns">Gilbert Burns</a> delayed until sometime in 2021, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3026/leon-edwards">Leon Edwards</a> is trying to shoot his shot.</p> <p>The top-five ranked welterweight, who has...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night Holm v Aldana" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/eG4GEqfQ18_R3DvzGh8PhT6XXTI=/0x0:3297x2198/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67591877/1278358531.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>The <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1162/ufc-fight-island-4-holm-vs-aldana">UFC Fight Island 4</a> card, headlined by a bantamweight showdown between former champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2173/holly-holm">Holly Holm</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2753/irene-aldana">Irene Aldana</a>, ended up as one of the highest-rated cards...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/37q487Zu4926NmivWEmL5t3CtRU=/0x0:2000x1333/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67592150/085_Gilbert_Melendez_vs_Jeremy_Stephens.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Veteran featherweights <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/78/jeremy-stephens">Jeremy Stephens</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3289/arnold-allen">Arnold Allen</a> are expected to clash at the upcoming UFC event on Nov. 7 with the card likely taking place in Las Vegas.</p> <p>Multiple sources confirmed the matchup to MMA...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YRbTwVepnuQU6LMyswTwiaat-h4=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67587468/101_Robert_Whittaker_x_Israel_Adesanya.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>This is The A-Side Live Chat.</p> <p>For this episode, José Youngs, E. Casey Leydon, and Guilherme Cruz react to some of the biggest stories in MMA.</p> <p>Some possible topics include <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> war...