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<img alt="Jon Jones" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/wEFxElARGaQfwZsoFCS_b3Z8nx8=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67217736/138_Jon_Jones.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Moments after <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> announced he was vacating the UFC light heavyweight championship, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and Alex K. Lee reacted to the news. </p>...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/_pgPo51qoxs81JGGCVIZt2k0fbo=/0x0:1128x752/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67217864/Screen_Shot_2020_08_17_at_8.36.17_PM.0.png"> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/welterweight">Welterweight</a> brothers Louis and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5410/orion-cosce">Orion Cosce</a> will both look to better their lives and accomplish their dreams when they compete on <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a>’s Contender Series this Tuesday night. </p> <p>DWCS Season 4, Week 3 takes place at the UFC...

<img alt="UFC 252: Miller v Pichel" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/GWmRoYcg5BUqXOiZGJvM64K8w0w=/0x32:5060x3405/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67217944/1266519466.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>LAS VEGAS — After his UFC 252 win, Vinc Pichel discusses his performance, how tough his opponent Jim Miller was, Miller’s guillotine attempt, what’s next and more Saturday night.</p>...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/g-XtO-TXjTlG4rM2Qf61Eoj4p2c=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67213608/139_Khabib_Nurmagomedov.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>Last month, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1480/khabib-nurmagomedov">Khabib Nurmagomedov</a>’s father, Abdulmanap, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/7/3/21312469/reports-abdulmanap-nurmagomedov-khabibs-father-dies-from-covid-19-complications">died from complications due to COVID-19</a>. It was a shocking blow to the UFC lightweight champion and MMA in general. Following his passing, questions abounded about what the...

<img alt="UFC 252: Miocic v Cormier 3" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2sTlRJ6B9RcOhHt9UawcbCNLHPc=/0x0:4580x3053/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67213856/1266541198.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>In the fifth episode of <em>On to the Next One</em>, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and Alexander K. Lee put on their matchmaker hats following Saturday night’s <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1128/ufc-252">UFC 252</a> event...

<img alt="Israel Adesanya" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/3vgjgeqndvicY3cdQPw0KtwZHQI=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67214163/133_Israel_Adesanya.0.jpg"> <small>Israel Adesanya | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>The long-awaited middleweight title grudge match between champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4366/israel-adesanya">Israel Adesanya</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3984/paulo-henrique-costa">Paulo Costa</a> and the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1135/ufc-253">UFC 253</a> pay-per-view event has been pushed back one week.</p> <p>During the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1128/ufc-252">UFC 252</a>...

<img alt="UFC 252: Miocic v Cormier 3" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/8KIx-cYtaceCgz-W6Q9Z-NnDJ6c=/0x0:4973x3315/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67214556/1266541190.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>If Saturday truly marked the end of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/373/daniel-cormier">Daniel Cormier</a>’s fighting career, UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> couldn’t be happier with how it all unfolded.</p> <p>Heading into Cormier’s heavyweight championship trilogy...

<img alt="UFC 252: Miocic v Cormier 3" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/m1NuaWzpKHfUCRR0vsOJ6GFc9e0=/0x0:4736x3157/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67211171/1266536229.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/373/daniel-cormier">Daniel Cormier</a> sounded defeated.</p> <p>We’d seen him falter before, but the tone Cormier took on Saturday night following a second loss at the hands of Miocic, this was something new.</p> <div><div></div></div> <p>He...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/KjRuid-BCLqm0XTzV1Rj-fisCag=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67211516/137_ceremonial_Jon_Jones.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> will break from his standard refrain on immediate matchmaking to make one thing clear: <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> is not getting the next shot at the heavyweight title. </p> <p>Despite a tweetstorm from...

<img alt="UFC 252: Miocic v Cormier 3" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/b9OMvwsSljQnxjvSE1XTLwY2W8o=/0x0:4132x2755/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/67211668/1266540472.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>Marc Goddard is taking responsibility for what he feels was an error on his part during the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1128/ufc-252">UFC 252</a> main event.</p> <p>The veteran referee was the third man in the...