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<img alt="UFC Fight Night Blaydes v Volkov: Weigh-Ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/y81WEbf7z19KPU9I_ENQ_Q2EaCU=/0x0:4490x2993/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66962132/1250704766.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>This is the UFC on ESPN 11 live blog for <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight/10321/curtis-blaydes-vs-alexander-volkov">Curtis Blaydes vs. Alexander Volkov</a>, the heavyweight headliner for Saturday’s fight card at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.</p> <p>Blaydes...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Emmett v Burgos" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/_ghimFJwoqO1MUfLyovAucoIvLk=/0x0:4333x2889/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66962148/1251055511.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3686/josh-emmett">Josh Emmett</a> may have torn his ACL in the first 15 seconds of his fight against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3925/shane-burgos">Shane Burgos</a> and he still managed to get a win after an...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/WssDb79Rxgpbvxq0gjw2X2uWEo0=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66962168/135_Curtis_Blaydes.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>The UFC on ESPN 11 post-fight press conference is the last piece of business to take care of after the action is over in the Octagon, and we have the live video below at MMAFighting.com.</p> <p>UFC officials...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night: Blaydes v Volkov" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/hfWuAj22dHTbJygyo-b60jzRoMc=/0x0:4197x2798/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66962192/1251059376.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3622/curtis-blaydes">Curtis Blaydes</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/RazorBlaydes265/status/1273809250867798018">promised a suffocating performance</a> in the UFC on ESPN 11 main event and the top five ranked heavyweight definitely delivered.</p> <p>On the back of 14 takedowns over...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/bcpG7_QO1EWz7R2rtMutmqvq0Xk=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66960594/127_Alexander_Volkov.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>With a logjam at the top of the heavyweight division, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3622/curtis-blaydes">Curtis Blaydes</a> has no recourse but to get back into the octagon and defend his spot in the rankings.</p> <p>On Saturday, Blaydes meets <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/850/alexander-volkov">Alexander Volkov</a>...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/qHNXJNSZLO_u_KF-DQ4eNtbhs4I=/0x0:1600x1067/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66960735/513_Dana_White.0.0.0.0.jpg"> <small>Dana White | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> and the UFC may have to get used to the same scenery for a while.</p> <p>With the COVID-19 pandemic still limiting mass gatherings in North America, it might be a while...

<img alt="UFC Fight Night Blaydes v Volkov: Weigh-Ins" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/K7diW4t_SFb9Wt2KjCWfqFyhZs0=/0x0:3835x2557/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66960152/1250704763.jpg.0.jpg"> <small>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</small> <p>MMA Fighting has UFC on ESPN 11 results for the Blaydes vs. Volkov fight card in Las Vegas, live blog of the top two fights, and <a href="https://twitter.com/mmafighting">live UFC...

<img alt="Dustin Poirier" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/xdeG2yozhsN3fW-5hsXixUHT3ls=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66960889/139_Dustin_Poirier.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>We’re now fully into the summer, and the UFC is in full swing, just grinding out events every weekend, creating storylines to keep up with, fights to debate and discuss, and a whole host of...

<img alt="Raquel Pennington" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/gz2GFXa9oF3xOjsx8P60_SX0_vI=/0x0:2000x1333/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66960986/139_Raquel_Pennington.0.jpg"> <small>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/377/amanda-nunes">Amanda Nunes</a> has accomplished a lot in her career already but she still shocked the world when declaring just recently that retirement was on her mind.</p> <p>Following her five-round demolition against <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3369/felicia-spencer">Felicia Spencer</a> at...

<img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/0bikAl-Lz7D7LU0DBDQl8yOjlq4=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/66959162/200_Amanda_Nunes.0.jpg"> <small>Amanda Nunes | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</small> <p>As the champion goes, so goes the division. For the women’s featherweight class in the UFC, that could mean the end is near.</p> <p>Following the first title defense of her 145-pound championship against <a...