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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/-buCKY1Sa4Y5EInqbHetembHjUA=/0x0:1620x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69048448/DanaJonesGreatDivide.0.jpg"> <figcaption>MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><em>The Great Divide is a recurring feature here at MMA Fighting in which two of our staff debate a topic in the...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 260: Miocic v Ngannou 2" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Lm5zUZTqZHcN5Hn53hKWYW0cy_Y=/0x0:2053x1369/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69043231/1309519378.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>For decades in boxing, the heavyweight title was...

<figure> <img alt="Francis N’Gannou Media Workout" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/2Bm_Tlh7IKN4biGXiqgoxI569WQ=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69043540/011_Francis_Ngannou.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Francs Ngannou | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a> has opened as a solid favorite over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> in...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/U1oughfJ7J4IebZGUJFhqIj6rqg=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69043600/015_Jon_Jones.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> wants out.</p> <p>The former light heavyweight champion, who’s been engaged in a <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2021/3/28/22355363/jon-jones-dana-whites-ufc-260-remarks-huge-slap-in-the-face-derrick-lewis-can-have-next-title-shot">tumultuous war of words</a> with...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/oV5IyRLSa90Y6XTEMcqAW9R8Ra0=/0x0:4596x3064/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69043883/UFC_JB_2021_03_27_0489_20210327104735585.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3320/vicente-luque">Vicente Luque</a> took out a former UFC champion on Saturday night, and he’s staying on the hunt for big names.</p> <p>Following his...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/MJgmxzAgEMT6R6K3lWXlwWtR414=/0x0:950x633/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69044361/John_Gotti_III_celebrates_win.0.jpg"> <figcaption>John Gotti III | Will Paul, CES MMA</figcaption> </figure> <p>John Gotti III will look to bounce back from his first professional loss next month.</p> <p>The 28-year-old...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/KfbXb9FBzIf6Ht39GbgsG7Spc9o=/0x25:3982x2680/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69044847/UFC_JB_2021_03_06_0812_20210306110022298.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1528/aljamain-sterling">Aljamain Sterling</a> and <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4437/petr-yan">Petr Yan</a> are on track for a bantamweight championship rematch, but Sterling feels that Yan is fortunate...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 260: Miocic v Ngannou 2" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ZZ_tD5HH5TCkjmiOgtL4alJFp70=/0x0:2053x1369/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69045601/1309519378.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>Former UFC heavyweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/775/stipe-miocic">Stipe Miocic</a> suffered a brutal knockout loss to <a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/xyuK4L4tR7WW0ZUB1PCJjXBDhac=/197x0:1724x1018/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69045857/askrenrocky.0.jpg"> <figcaption>@Benaskren, Twitter</figcaption> </figure> <p>Never let it be said that <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/250/ben-askren">Ben Askren</a> doesn’t have a flair for the dramatic.</p> <p>Ahead of his upcoming boxing bout with...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/JdDgj10isDw99Bw6YqWVTF_ng1g=/0x0:4492x2995/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69041550/UFC_FN_FI4_018.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Khamzat Chimaev | Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5368/khamzat-chimaev">Khamzat Chimaev</a> has almost fully recovered from COVID-19 and he says that’s bad news for...