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<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/5p9IA5o2iINAJGcuwRmQIxHXXDA=/41x0:1154x742/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69039657/Captura_de_Tela_2021_03_28__s_09.30.47.0.png"> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a> made history Saturday night, becoming the first African fighter to capture UFC heavyweight gold <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2021/3/28/22354745/francis-ngannou-wins-heavyweight-title-devastating-knockout-over-stipe-miocic-in-ufc-260-main-event">with a devastating finish</a> over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/775/stipe-miocic">Stipe Miocic</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1186/ufc-260">UFC 260</a>.</p> <p>With Ngannou...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 257: Poirier v McGregor" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/i8PrgYpnuGB8MdxkuOLQy9KHZS4=/0x0:4737x3158/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69039746/1298058874.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/233/dustin-poirier">Dustin Poirier</a> gave the thumbs up to a July 10 date UFC President <a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/4l0MVBCWAiT4d3eb-sS6cyzdd_Y=/65x0:1685x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69039814/Menifield.0.jpg"> </figure> <p>LAS VEGAS — Light heavyweight <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3432/alonzo-menifield">Alonzo Menifield</a> spoke with reporters backstage at the UFC APEX following his first-round submission win over <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/5590/fabio-cherant">Fabio Cherant</a> at <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1186/ufc-260">UFC 260</a>. “Atomic” discussed...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/dd-qItsYw918VsKD7cAUiuH7ihk=/0x0:2880x1920/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69040083/140_ceremonial_Jon_Jones.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Jon Jones | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p>Former light heavyweight champion <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a> continued to speak out against UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a>’s...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/ArA1jc4AjF34VNBncch3J5-slt8=/70x0:5092x3348/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69037853/UFC_JB_2021_03_27_0542_20210327111412151.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou | Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a>’s UFC title win is just a little bit sweeter.</p> <p>“The Predator” received one of...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/Sk0GBUxmjeOU1PFCrz6F90uijDY=/0x0:2440x1627/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69037940/138_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> was all over Twitter in the wake of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a>’s vicious knockout of champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/775/stipe-miocic">Stipe...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 260: Miocic v Ngannou 2" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/JauCAMFRkAmkZMUvTWqrMg5UGmg=/0x0:3749x2499/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69037980/1309514423.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>With <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1186/ufc-260">UFC 260</a> in the books, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck, Alexander K. Lee...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/knqhxLaopslbkiQ8M9WH67llKRo=/222x0:1842x1080/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69038200/Dana.0.jpg"> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/47/jon-jones">Jon Jones</a>’ financial demands to face heavyweight champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/3362/francis-ngannou">Francis Ngannou</a> don’t move UFC President <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a>.</p> <p>After hearing a small portion of <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/2021/3/28/22354807/jon-jones-blasts-dana-white-after-ufc-260-lets-just-sh-t-on-jon-jones-and-make-him-seem-afraid">Jones’ tweetstorm on Saturday night</a> after...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 260: Woodley v Luque" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/UYmV7E89OG8ygzU_zh4Ga6mmvg8=/0x0:4703x3135/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69038353/1309511123.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Tyron Woodley and Vicente Luque | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/221/tyron-woodley">Tyron Woodley</a> suffered his fourth consecutive loss Saturday...

<figure> <img alt="UFC 260: O’Malley v Almeida" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/woXXo8Iu2VgMHSoSt2Baz_pPBHQ=/0x0:4191x2794/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/69038466/1309509539.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>Add <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2230/dana-white">Dana White</a> to the long list of people who were thoroughly impressed with...