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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/UGktL-oxvpkZMHs11z9S0Sin-Do=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69059450/015_TJ_Dillashaw__Z3A9900.0.jpg"> <figcaption>T.J. Dillashaw | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>In March it was announced that former bantamweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1257/t-j-dillashaw">T.J. Dillashaw</a> would fight second-ranked <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4356/cory-sandhagen">Cory...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 257: Hooker v Chandler" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/KNqY6nEUL9MDi7OOEF9YvW8NpkY=/0x0:3276x2184/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69059760/1298055147.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Michael Chandler | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/455/michael-chandler">Michael Chandler</a> can’t force anyone to fight him.</p> <p>After signing with the...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/WpiVK7_OSm-dhQHLEQwXK1wDGpg=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69060016/027_Pearl_Gonzalez_vs_Poliana_Botelho.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Poliana Botelho (pictured, center) is looking to rebound from a decision loss to Gillian Robertson | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3846/poliana-botelho">Poliana Botelho</a> has...

<figure> <img alt="MMA: Bellator 221-Chandler vs Pitbull" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/HKTwZnhg_sRe6UzIccaYx20JpOQ=/0x0:3450x2300/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69060125/usa_today_12691126.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports</figcaption> </figure> <p>Two-division Bellator champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/451/patricio-freire">Patricio Pitbull</a> believes he’s the best MMA fighter in the world. But...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/z4RPxgpvKDTD5coKY44g0QJWZZc=/0x0:2048x1365/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69060490/Ex5MssqWgAEW5jX.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Bellator MMA</figcaption> </figure> <p>The <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1190/bellator-255">Bellator 255</a> main event is a go.</p> <p>Headliners <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/451/patricio-freire">Patricio Freire</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3036/emmanuel-sanchez">Emmanuel Sanchez</a> both successfully made championship weight for...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/iCuEjqS2rxp0CALkonsJdJRprFU=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69059298/144_Patricio_Pitbull.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>At the <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1190/bellator-255">Bellator 255</a> weigh-ins, all 26 fighters on Friday’s fight card in Uncasville, Conn., stepped on the scale...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/PBV6IzC3IgAair0NAidIsb0avqU=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69060583/005_Dana_White.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Dana White | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>The UFC officially kicks off a new partnership with Venum starting with the event on April 10...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/yin0BgQqtr3SeRtPHXSonRGHG7o=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69055048/096_Francis_Ngannou_x_Cain_Velasquez.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Francis Ngannou | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a> will be the first one to admit that he wasn’t ready to be UFC...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 256: Ferguson v Oliveira" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/8xq-7PG_55NIowGvJLHfW1K7NJU=/0x0:5058x3372/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69055907/1230096658.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>A 15-bout card including <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight/11177/charles-oliveira-vs-michael-chandler">Charles Oliveira vs. Michael Chandler</a> for the...

<figure> <img alt="Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will answer questions during the UFC 202 media call Friday." src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/1Xid089MR2nKcBr4SV7jt1d4Hnw=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69056823/037_Conor_McGregor_and_Nate_Diaz.0.0.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> ...