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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/S9Lu7O5ecqpFJWfEloLrAI7YMjU=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68838288/308_Ion_Cutelaba.0.0.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Ion Cutelaba | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3637/ion-cutelaba">Ion Cutelaba</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3677/devin-clark">Devin Clark</a> are both looking to bounce back in 2021.</p> <p>The light heavyweights...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/DaTXcYCVK4kX87HkcK5cA-2WGDk=/0x0:3850x2567/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68838660/C07_6772.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Patricio “Pitbull” Freire | Bellator</figcaption> </figure> <p>The Bellator roster now has something else to fight for.</p> <p>Bellator President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2938/scott-coker">Scott Coker</a> <a href="https://www.cbssports.com/mma/news/bellator-mma-to-introduce-official-rankings-across-all-weight-classes-and-pound-for-pound/">announced</a> Thursday on CBS...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/isWfJ1jetGFyMh3srO40HQUnDt8=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68839080/047_Misha_Cirkunov_x_Jimmy_Crute.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Misha Cirkunov | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight/10911/misha-cirkunov-vs-ryan-spann">Misha Cirkunov vs. Ryan Spann</a> has been re-booked.</p> <p>The UFC <a href="https://twitter.com/UFC_CA/status/1362492083055980546">announced</a> Thursday that <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1589/misha-cirkunov">Cirkunov</a> (15-5)...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FfPOm46mPrMD0kkvjg9OZg7Fl8g=/300x0:1920x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68839232/BTL_EP39_CLEAN.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>Between the Links returns for a special live edition following the UFC’s second PPV offering of 2021</p> <p>Host Mike Heck is joined by reigning BTL champion, longtime MMA journalist Josh Gross and...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/EsRw9FpiF8QFQ_QgiFUf6MGSitY=/0x0:1572x1048/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68839621/Screen_Shot_2018_12_18_at_08.38.47.0.png"> <figcaption>Aaron Chalmers | Bellator</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4395/aaron-chalmers">Aaron Chalmers</a> is done with MMA.</p> <p>The former <em>Geordie Shore</em> reality show star turned Bellator fighter announced his retirement from...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Afsj-XvzHxyOMxa62hD2Dk6IedU=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68839899/012_athletepanel_Derrick_Lewis.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Houston native <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/939/derrick-lewis">Derrick Lewis</a> knows his hometown has faced plenty of adversity over the past few years. So an...

<figure> <img alt="Kamaru Usman" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/WyL9S9pgFD1euq9N4vN8BiOEucE=/0x0:4745x3163/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68835707/6084_Kamaru_Usman_vs_Hayder_Hassan.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Kamaru Usman | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>This past weekend, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2033/kamaru-usman">Kamaru Usman</a> successfully defended his welterweight title with a third-round TKO over...

<figure> <img alt="UFC on FOX 8 weigh-in photos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/F1v_KeaavD4MAg7jm8darybMPDY=/0x0:1100x733/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68835891/017_Mac_Danzig.1374885206.0.jpg"> </figure> <p><strong>OK. I’m Mac. I’m at my house. This is my room. I’m safe. My kid, she’s sleeping in her room. I’m cool.</strong></p> <p><em>It’s the middle of the...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FAuOJic-fO83kna7kiZJeafi4P8=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68836196/520_Kailin_Curran_vs_Alexandra_Albu.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Aleksandra Albu (pictured) went 2-2 under the UFC banner, including a win over Kailin Curran | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>The UFC roster is...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 258: Usman v Burns" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/nEvEYpOtVF67PevZvOcaA-cQRn8=/0x0:2900x1933/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68829222/1302047562.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>The Calgary Sun’s Danny Austin joins José Youngs and E. Casey Leydon to react to...