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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/G9gTHyJdux-2Tn_1N8jZuac7-6E=/587x243:1984x1174/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68484268/EozbyPhVEAAZbtU.0.jpeg"> <figcaption>Goiti Yamauchi was badly overweight for his lightweight clash at Bellator 254. | Photo via Bellator</figcaption> </figure> <p>Ilima-Lei Macfarlane vs. <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4308/juliana-velasquez">Juliana Velasquez</a> is official...

<figure> <img alt="Tecia Torres EL" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/iZ84iQsVBh8vKmjrwtAznCsKQaI=/0x0:1800x1200/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68479440/412_Tecia_Torres.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Tecia Torres (pictured) fights Sam Hughes in a strawweight bout this Saturday at UFC 256 in Las Vegas | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> ...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 202 Weigh-ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/V2dWNM85WLinOgVuZWjY0JUA2To=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68479658/016_Artem_Lobov.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3487/artem-lobov">Artem Lobov</a> will have to wait until a later date to make his return to action.</p> <p>The former...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/-9KypmvjaZq-Qnd7AgaHfxX9Y30=/116x0:1727x1074/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68479843/256embedded2.0.jpg"> <figcaption>UFC, YouTube</figcaption> </figure> <p>In the second episode of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1151/ufc-256">UFC 256</a> Embedded, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3844/brandon-moreno">Brandon Moreno</a> shows off his “fighter house” setup, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/175/charles-oliveira">Charles Oliveira</a> explains...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/uP14tA1Y878JQfjmbU36wIfmSuY=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68480311/137_Tony_Ferguson.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/538/anthony-ferguson">Tony Ferguson</a> is laying down the gauntlet when it comes to making weight ahead of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1151/ufc-256">UFC 256</a>.</p> <p>The former...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/QM2MnmiHSruFYRSk6srHmtOqKlI=/0x0:3850x2567/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68480677/A41I8792.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (pictured) defends her flyweight title against Juliana Velasquez in the main event of Bellator 254 this Thursday in Uncasville, Conn. | Bellator MMA</figcaption> </figure> ...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Waterson v Hill" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/21frlIFJt-W5Csiv-hGzAgg6fQo=/0x0:4767x3178/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68480861/1228482397.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Michelle Waterson | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/strawweight">Strawweight</a> contender <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1838/michelle-waterson">Michelle Waterson</a> has been...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Yanez v Rodriguez" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/X7i0AgpqFTc_iTwcj9wXX4wJSZI=/0x0:4660x3107/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68481864/1229385880.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/weight-class/bantamweight">Bantamweight</a> prospects <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3552/adrian-yanez">Adrian Yanez</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5344/gustavo-lopez">Gustavo Lopez</a> are...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/E_FnaSpYVh4vVCYRXo-sMWov40o=/0x0:5037x3358/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68482178/IMG_4431.0.0.jpeg"> <figcaption>Amanda Ribas will face fellow Brazilian strawweight prospect Marina Rodriguez in January. | Guilherme Cruz, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5015/amanda-ribas">Amanda Ribas</a> already has a new...

<figure> <img alt="Yoel Romero" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/CV5xXY7jlLRWp-ts0_DR7BGQXM8=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68477079/020_Yoel_Romero.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Over the weekend, the UFC shocked fans <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2020/12/4/22155464/four-time-ufc-title-challenger-yoel-romero-released">by releasing fifth-ranked middleweight</a> <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/387/yoel-romero">Yoel Romero</a>. The news came as...