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<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/UOQP0oOri2qK8BH-UvAyATKoofw=/58x0:1138x720/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66878827/POST_Guitierrez.00_02_01_11.Still001.0.jpg"> <p>LAS VEGAS — <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/bantamweight">Bantamweight</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2785/chris-gutierrez">Chris Gutierrez</a> spoke with the media following his second-round TKO win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3709/vince-morales">Vince Morales</a> in a featherweight bout at UFC on ESPN 9. “El Guapo” discussed his overwhelming leg kick game, being part of...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Ixdu3rUvSIK-z2tKSGKlXqr0Y0A=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66878919/111_Jon_Jones_x_Dominick_Reyes.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>A public battle between UFC light heavyweight champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> and UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> took an unexpected turn on Sunday when Jones claimed <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/5/31/21276322/jon-jones-claims-he-will-vacate-his-ufc-light-heavyweight-title">he will vacate his title</a>. </p> <p>The news came less...

<img alt="MMA: UFC Fight Night-Las Vegas" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/feEVX-hnbwSjash3oeLv0WE6jJc=/0x0:4706x3137/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66877031/usa_today_14356964.0.jpg"> <small>Handout Photo-USA TODAY Sports</small> <p>Former lightweight turned welterweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2911/gilbert-burns">Gilbert Burns</a> made his biggest career statement to date with a dominant win over ex-champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a>. Burns pitched a shutout on judges’ scorecards, earning two...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/DbSQ_eRSawOYHwEM5LhkLqIAVOw=/0x56:3932x2677/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66877046/UFC_JB_2020_05_30_0277_2020053082025840.0.jpg"> <small>Mackenzie Dern (red gloves) attacks Hannah Cifers (blue gloves) with a kneebar at UFC on ESPN 9 in Las Vegas | Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2911/gilbert-burns">Gilbert Burns</a>’s night couldn’t have gone much better.</p> <p>“Durinho” <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/5/31/21275893/gilbert-burns-calls-for-title-shot-after-shutout-performance-over-ex-champ-tyron-woodley">dominated</a> former UFC welterweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/iajRwFtXjGt41Jz0DOtRvTdDNNc=/18x0:4851x3222/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66877142/UFC_JB_2020_05_30_0494_20200530102654329a.5.jpg"> <small>Zuffa LLC</small> <p>MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and Alexander K. Lee break down all the top storylines from UFC on ESPN 9, including <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2911/gilbert-burns">Gilbert Burns</a>’ dominant unanimous decision win against former welterweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a> in the main event,...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/1iwouM_KWdeBeOsSZGdNFybGuNU=/59x0:1679x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66877320/Post_White.00_00_46_23.Still001.0.jpg"> <small>MMA Fighting</small> <p>UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> will not be releasing text messages from a conversation with <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> about fighting <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a>.</p> <p>Instead, White indicated he’s detaching from a rising drama with the UFC light heavyweight champion over...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Woodley v Burns" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/QOWmapYbHrePT0A_bK9d0sI0q5o=/0x0:4590x3060/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66877425/1236721996.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Tyron Woodley | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a> isn’t happy with his loss to <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2911/gilbert-burns">Gilbert Burns,</a> but he’s in a much different place following this fight than when he lost the...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Woodley v Burns" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/o1iQPZAhYhjuSaF5rD_KJZKv7X0=/0x0:4572x3048/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66877512/1236760945.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>It wasn’t one thing that UFC welterweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2911/gilbert-burns">Gilbert Burns</a> changed to turn around his career after his octagon career nearly came to an end.</p> <p>Instead, it was many things the...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Woodley v Burns" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/O_WVAKWp688LxT2RYjSjXf3VU8M=/0x0:4545x3030/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66877628/1236763004.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Gilbert Burns | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>As the minutes wound down on last night’s UFC Fight Night main event, there was no hiding the resignation on <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a>’s face. The longtime welterweight...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/733fATf_AEc--FFrmU9qLAke-rM=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66877689/203_mediaday_Jon_Jones.0.jpg"> <small>Jon Jones | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>If it’s up to <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a>, there’s a lot more that needs to be said between him and UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a>.</p> <p>Jones and White have been embroiled in a war of...