UFC Vegas 16 Just Lost Three Bouts Due To COVID

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UFC Vegas 16 just lost three fights due to positive COVID-19 tests.
News first broke moments ago that …read more

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Three fights scrapped from UFC Vegas 16 due to COVID positives

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There are now only eight fights on Saturday’s UFC Vegas 16 lineup. In one fell swoop, the …read more

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UFC Vegas 16 down to 8 total bouts after losing two more fights

You know the old saying “when it rains it pours”, well that certainly suits tonight’s UFC Vegas 16: ‘Hermansson vs. Vettori’ event. In the span of the past twenty-minutes, the …read more

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Movsar Evloev vs. Nate Landwehr off UFC Vegas 16 fight card due to positive COVID-19 test

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Another fight has been scrapped from Saturday night’s UFC Vegas 16.
The event’s featherweight main card opener between …read more

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Cody Durden vs. Jimmy Flick cancelled, third UFC Vegas 16 bout scratched on fight day

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A third fight has been removed from UFC Vegas 16.
Multiple people with knowledge of the promotion’s …read more

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UFC full fight video: Jack Hermansson puts on grappling clinic, submits Gerald Meerschaert

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Watch Jack Hermansson vs. Gerald Meerschaert full fight video to see Hermansson pick up his first submission inside the octagon at …read more

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UFC on ESPN 19 Loses Three Bouts, Including Two Due to Positive COVID-19 Tests

UFC on ESPN 19 is down to eight bouts after a positive COVID-19 tests resulted in the cancellation Taila Santos vs. Montana De La Rosa and Nate Landwehr vs. Movsar …read more

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Montana De La Rosa vs. Taila Santos scrapped from UFC Vegas 16 card due to positive COVID-19 test

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A flyweight fight between Montana De La Rosa and Taila Santos has been pulled from Saturday night’s UFC Vegas 16 card …read more

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Breaking! UFC Vegas 16 is down to ten total fights

Tonight’s UFC Vegas 16 event just took another hit as news broke moments ago that featherweight Movsar Evloev is no longer eligible to compete. Evleov (13-0 MMA) was slated to …read more

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UFC Vegas 16: Hermansson vs Vettori live results, play by play

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Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s UFC Vegas 16 event on ESPN+, which features a five-round middleweight main …read more

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Sources: Cruz will return to UFC action in March

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz will make his long-awaited return to action in March, when he meets Casey Kenney at UFC 259, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Sean O’Malley claims he was offered Thomas Almeida for UFC 258, but ‘Thominhas’ turned him down

UFC bantamweight standout Sean O’Malley claims he was offered a bout with Thomas Almeida for UFC 258, but ‘Thominhas’ turned him down. O’Malley (12-1 MMA) suffered the first loss of …read more

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Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson looking to ‘bury everybody’ in UFC return

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“I’m not gonna call out one person – everybody. I’m trying to bury everybody.” As Anthony …read more

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Bellator free fight: Juliana Velasquez TKOs Rebecca Ruth in Missouri

Undefeated flyweight contender Juliana Velasquez gets her first shot at Bellator championship gold on Thursday night when she takes on reigning champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane.
Velasquez (10-0 MMA, 5-0 BMMA) will face …read more

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Errol Spence Jr. vs. Danny Garcia live video stream, PBP, results and discussion

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Get round-by-round results and full fight coverage here for Errol Spence Jr. vs. Danny Garcia from AT&T Stadium.

Tonight on …read more

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Hermansson Hopes Adesanya Wins Second UFC Title So He Can Beat Him

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Jack Hermansson will continue his journey to a UFC middleweight title shot later this evening (Sat., …read more

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Beer Goggle History, Ep. 03: That time Jon Jones lost to Matt Hamill. Remember that?

Jon Jones (right) and Matt Hamill at the TUF 10 Finale weigh-ins.
(Editor’s note: This post originally published aon Feb. 27, 2019.)
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones lost a fight before. …read more

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UFC Vegas 16: ‘Hermansson vs. Vettori’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon remains in Nevada for tonight’s UFC Vegas 16 event, an eleven-bout fight card headlined by Jack Hermansson vs Marvin Vettori. Hermansson (21-5 MMA) was most recently seen in …read more

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Vettori picking ‘powerful’ Blachowicz over Adesanya

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UFC VEGAS 16: “To be honest, I think Jan Blachowicz will clean the mat with Israel …read more

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Louis Smolka confident weight-cutting issues in past, eyes finish of Jose Quinonez at UFC Vegas 16

Louis Smolka | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Louis Smolka doesn’t plan on leaving Las Vegas this time around without competing inside the octagon first.
Smolka is …read more

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Preview! Hermansson Looking To End ‘Italian Dream’

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight contender Jack Hermansson collides with streaking 185-pound standout Marvin Vettori in the …read more

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Dominick Cruz returns vs. Casey Kenney at UFC 259

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Dominick Cruz is taking his first three-round fight in many years at UFC 259. The former bantamweight king will return …read more

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Garry Tonon explains 'Beowulf' callout of Thanh Le after ONE Championship 122 win

Garry Tonon moved one step closer to a shot at ONE featherweight champion Thanh Le, with victory at ONE Championship 122, and the Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace-turned-MMA contender staked his claim …read more

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Dominick Cruz vs. Casey Kenney in the Works for UFC 259 on March 6

Former bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz will attempt to return to the win column against Casey Kenney at UFC 259. …read more

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Boxing Odds: Spence Jr a considerable favorite over Garcia

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Here are the betting odds for Errol Spence Jr vs. Danny Garcia. If you’re in the mood to throw down …read more

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Video: Montana De La Rosa details unique training camp ahead of UFC Vegas 16 fight against Taila Santos

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

When the call came in on less than a month’s notice to take on one of the flyweight division’s up-and-coming contenders, …read more

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Video: Dan Hardy breaks down Jack Hermansson vs. Marvin Vettori at UFC on ESPN 19

After having to deal with two opponent changes, Jack Hermansson will look to deliver a statement performance in the main event of UFC on ESPN 19 on Saturday night.
Hermansson (21-5 …read more

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UFC Vegas 16 betting odds: Marvin Vettori flips to favorite over Jack Hermansson

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Check out the betting odds for tonight’s UFC Vegas 16 card, where Marvin Vettori is now favored …read more

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UFC Fight Night 183 poster released: New headliners Stephen Thompson, Geoff Neal featured

The UFC’s final event of 2020 has encountered some recent lineup changes – including losing its then-scheduled main event between Leon Edwards and Khamzat Chimaev.
With a new main event, UFC …read more

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How To Watch ‘Hermansson Vs. Vettori’ TONIGHT On ESPN+!

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It all goes down later tonight (Sat., Dec. 5, 2020) at UFC Vegas 16 live on ESPN+/ESPN2 …read more

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Darren Till reacts to news that Yoel Romero is no longer with the UFC

Darren Till continues to entertain fight fans with social media posts, his latest being a reaction to the news that Yoel Romero is no longer with the UFC. On Friday …read more

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Ex-champ Dominick Cruz vs. Casey Kenney in the works for UFC 259 in March

Dominick Cruz looks to get his title back at UFC Fight Night 81 on Sunday night. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Former bantamweight champion Dominick …read more

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UFC and Yoel Romero part ways

Middleweight contender Yoeo Romero is no longer a UFC fighter. The 43-year old Cuban and the fight promotion have parted ways.

Romero’s manager, Malki Kawa, confirmed …read more

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Breaking! Former bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz set to return at UFC 259 against Casey Kenney

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz will be returning to the Octagon at UFC 259 on March 6, 2021. The news comes from MMAJunkie, who reported moments ago that ‘The …read more

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Bellator free fight: Ilima-Lei Macfarlane submits Valerie Letourneau in Hawaii

On Thursday, Bellator women’s flyweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane will return for her fifth title defense.
Macfarlane (11-0 MMA, 10-0 BMMA) takes on undefeated challenger Juliana Velasquez in the main event of …read more

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Ex-champ Dominick Cruz meets Casey Kenney at UFC 259 in March

Former UFC champ Dominick Cruz is expected to meet Casey Kenney in what will be his first non-title bout in more than six years.
Cruz (22-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC), a former …read more

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Editorial: TUF is expired. Let’s leave it in the past, where it belongs

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Now that we’ve all had time to digest the return of TUF, Dayne Fox explains why the former flagship show …read more

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Statement on Chi Lewis-Parry

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Updates To December 19 UFC Fight Night

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UFC Vegas 16 Clash: Vettori Vs. Hermansson!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight bruisers Marvin Vettori and Jack Hermansson will clash TONIGHT (Sat., Dec. 5, 2020) at UFC …read more

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Damon Jackson admits he ‘definitely wasn’t ready’ for UFC during previous stint, but now he’s back and here to stay

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When Damon Jackson made his UFC debut in 2014, he was 9-0 as a pro with all …read more

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BREAKING: Yoel Romero & The UFC Part Ways

We will not be seeing Yoel Romero soon or likely ever again in the UFC Octagon. According to an ESPN report, Yoel Romero and the UFC have parted ways despite …read more

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UFC Vegas 16 Results: Jack Hermansson vs. Marvin Vettori

UFC Vegas 16 goes down tonight (Saturday, December 5, 2020) from the APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

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Check Out Last-Minute Betting Odds For UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Vettori

The final UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Vettori betting odds are in for as this event is quickly approaching for the Las Vegas-based promotion. The event is here, and …read more

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Marc Ratner was surprised by UFC Hall of Fame honor

In hindsight, perhaps Marc Ratner should have suspected something was up the morning of UFC 255.
The rest of his family in Las Vegas disappeared sometime during the morning while Ratner …read more

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UFC Vegas 16 Start Time, Who Is Fighting Tonight!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to ESPN+ for a “Fight Night” event as UFC Vegas 16 …read more

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Errol Spence Jr vs. Danny Garcia preview: Three key questions for Saturday’s PPV fight

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Errol Spence Jr has been out of action since a serious car accident last year. How will he look on …read more

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UFC's Ignacio Bahamondes determined to further family combat sports legacy

Ignacio Bahamondes is fighting for something bigger than himself.
The Chilean competitor wants to continue the work previous generations began. Bahamondes (11-3 MMA, 0-0 UFC) is out to further a family …read more

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Pros React To Romero’s Unexpected UFC Release

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The MMA world was thrown a curveball yesterday when it was revealed that Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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Jack Hermansson rooting for Israel Adesanya to become double-champ: ‘I would like to fight a guy like that’

All top-ranked middleweights in the UFC have a vested interest in what Israel Adesanya does next. But unlike most, Jack Hermansson isn’t all that upset that the reigning champion is …read more

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Artem Lobov: Conor McGregor will stop Dustin Poirier again in first round at UFC 257

Artem Lobov rates Dustin Poirier’s skills very highly but thinks Conor McGregor is simply on another level.
McGregor, Lobov’s longtime training partner and good friend, is set to face Poirier in …read more

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Fight Game on the 'Gram: Marvin Vettori's best posts before UFC on ESPN 19

Social media is part of life in the fight game for most fighters. Many of them turn to Instagram to keep their fans and followers informed and entertained since (for …read more

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Fight Game on the 'Gram: Jack Hermansson's best posts before UFC on ESPN 19

Social media is part of life in the fight game for most fighters. Many of them turn to Instagram to keep their fans and followers informed and entertained since (for …read more

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Vettori says Adesanya move to light heavyweight is ‘bulls--t’

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No. 13 ranked UFC middleweight contender disagrees with current champion Israel Adesanya moving to light heavyweight. Marvin Vettori has wanted …read more

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Vettori Calls Adesanya’s LHW Move ‘Bullsh-t,’ Wants Rematch At 185

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Marvin Vettori nearly defeated Israel Adesanya back in 2018 and will do whatever it takes to lock down a rematch …read more

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UFC Vegas 16 predictions

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Marvin Vettori is on the cusp of capping off a productive 2020.
Fighting for just the second time this year, Vettori enters …read more

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UFC on ESPN 19 discussion thread

LAS VEGAS – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 19 event at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, which kicks off at 7 …read more

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UFC on ESPN 19 play-by-play and live results (7 p.m. ET)

LAS VEGAS – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 19 event, and you can join us for live play-by-play and official results beginning …read more

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Parry suspended four years for multiple PEDs, falsifying evidence

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It seems that Chi Lewis-Parry’s UFC career is over before it even begun. Chi Lewis-Parry will have to wait …read more

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UFC 259's Randy Costa hopes to continue gaining promotional push with fan-friendly style

Randy Costa is off to a promising start in his UFC career and he’s looking to continue riding that momentum.
After dropping his UFC debut to Brandon Davis in April 2019, …read more

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Jon Jones seriously impressed by video of Claressa Shields training MMA

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Jon Jones reacts to the video of Claressa Shields training MMA. Earlier this week it was announced …read more

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Colby Covington has a message for those who doubt he would make LeBron James “eat the canvas”

Former UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington shared a message for anyone doubting that he could destroy LeBron James. Following Jake Paul’s nasty knockout victory over former NBA player Nate …read more

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UFC cuts continue as four more fighters part ways with the promotion

Dana White and the UFC continue to make cuts to their current roster as four more fighters have parted ways with the promotion. When UFC Flyweight contender Jussier Formiga received …read more

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LFA 96 results: Maycon Mendonca bests Batsumberel Dagvadorj in thriller, claims vacant belt

Maycon Mendonca and Batsumberel Dagvadorj gave it their all in Friday night’s LFA 96 main event.
With the vacant LFA welterweight title on the line, Mendonca (10-4) and Dagvadorj (7-0) engaged …read more

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Maycon Mendonca Captures Welterweight Title at LFA 96 in Fight of the Year Contender

The Legacy Fighting Alliance crowned a new welterweight champion during its final event of 2020. …read more

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LFA 96 video: Stipe Miocic teammate Mo Miller earns brutal slam KO after multiple suplexes

At LFA 96, bantamweight up-and-comer Mo Miller proved once again he can be a serious problem for his competition.
Taking on Bellator alumnus Regivaldo Carvalho, Miller (5-0) utilized a suplex multiple …read more

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UFC Vegas 16 Results: Hermansson vs. Vettori

Jack Hermansson and Marvin Vettori will square off in the UFC Vegas 16 main event Saturday. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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Midnight Mania! UFC Releases Four Fighters

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight! Welcome to Midnight Mania!
“Contender Series” …read more

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Pros react after the UFC parts ways with Yoel Romero

Earlier this evening shocking news came out that the UFC had parted ways with former middleweight title challenger Yoel Romoero. ESPN’s Ariel Helwani released the following information on Twitter: Yoel …read more

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Why Jack Hermansson Hopes Israel Adesanya Becomes Double Champ

While most middleweight top contenders hope Israel Adesanya sticks around the middleweight division uninterrupted, #4-ranked Jack Hermansson would love to see the champ make a pit stop at 205. It …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Vettori Preview & Picks

UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Vettori takes place tomorrow night with the main card beginning at 10:00 PM ET, and the prelims kicking off at 7:00 PM. The card will …read more

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UFC on ESPN: Hermansson vs. Vettori Weigh-In Results: OSP Misses

The weigh-ins are complete for UFC on ESPN: Hermansson vs. Vettori, and all but one fighter successfully made weight. The main event tomorrow night will feature Jack Hermansson taking on …read more

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Kevin Holland Is Proud Of Marvin Vettori For Becoming A Man

Kevin Holland won’t be able to compete in the UFC Vegas 16 main event, but true to form, he still has a lot to say about it. The new UFC …read more

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BREAKING: Yoel Romero & The UFC Part Ways

We will not be seeing Yoel Romero soon or likely ever again in the UFC Octagon. According to an ESPN report, Yoel Romero and the UFC have parted ways despite …read more

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Claressa Shields starts training at JacksonWink ahead of PFL debut in 2021

Claressa Shields has found an MMA camp ahead of her Professional Fighters League debut in 2021. Shields, who is arguably the best female boxer in the world shocked many when …read more

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No Chance, Dustin! McGregor Is A ‘Stone-Cold Killer’

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Former UFC champion Conor McGregor will make his awaited return to the Octagon against Dustin Poirier at UFC 257 and …read more

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UFC on ESPN 19 ‘Hermansson vs. Vettori’ Play-by-Play, Results & Round Scoring

Sherdog’s live UFC on ESPN 19 coverage will begin Saturday at 7 p.m. ET. …read more

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Take a moment to appreciate Yoel Romero's insane UFC 213 open workout from 2017

We got some unexpected news Friday night when it was revealed that former UFC middleweight title challenger and overall freak of nature Yoel Romero was released from his contract.
Romero, 43, …read more

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MMA Junkie's 'Fight of the Month' for November: UFC newcomers go to war

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMA Junkie looks at the best fights from November 2020: Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner …read more

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‘Soldier Of God’ No Longer With UFC

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Former middleweight title challenger Yoel Romero has parted ways with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), per a report by ESPN’s Ariel …read more

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Former Middleweight Title Challenger Yoel Romero Released by UFC

Multiple-time Ultimate Fighting Championship title challenger Yoel Romero has been unexpectedly released by the promotion. …read more

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Yoel Romero released from UFC contract after nearly seven years with promotion

Perennial middleweight contender Yoel Romero is no longer on the UFC roster.
Romero (13-5 MMA, 9-4 UFC), a three-time UFC title challenger, has been released from his UFC contract, MMA Junkie …read more

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Twitter Mailbag: Outside-the-box fighter of the year, Max Holloway vs. Calvin Kattar stakes, more

Questions on your mind about recent happenings in the UFC or the sport of MMA in general? MMA Junkie’s Twitter Mailbag is here – and this week @mma_kings answers:

Outside of …read more

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Four-time UFC title challenger Yoel Romero released from contract

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“Soldier of God” Yoel Romero is no longer under contract with the UFC after seven years with the promotion.
Romero’s …read more

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Geoff Neal plans to take title of best welterweight striker vs. 'Wonderboy' at UFC Fight Night 183

Geoff Neal says he’s ready to prove himself as the top striker in the welterweight division by taking out Stephen Thompson in the UFC Fight Night 183 main event.
Thompson (15-4-1 …read more

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Kape To Serve As Backup For Figueiredo Vs. Moreno Title Fight

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Former RIZIN bantamweight champion Manel Kape will serve as a backup for the Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno flyweight title …read more

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UFC parts ways with Yoel Romero

Yoel Romero is no longer a UFC fighter. According to ESPN’s Ariel Helwani, the Las Vegas-based promotion has decided to part ways with former title challenger, Yoel Romero. Yoel Romero’s …read more

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Yoel Romero no longer under contract with UFC

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Middleweight contender Yoel Romero has unexpectedly parted ways with the UFC. One of the top middleweights in the world is …read more

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Romero's run with UFC comes to abrupt end

Yoel Romero and UFC have parted ways, his manager confirmed to ESPN on Friday. Romero had three fights left on his deal, sources said. …read more

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USADA suspends Chi Lewis-Parry for failed drug tests, 'falsified evidence' under UFC policy

On Friday, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency handed a four-year suspension to kickboxer Chi Lewis-Parry for multiple violations of the UFC anti-doping policy.
Lewis-Parry, 37, never has competed in the UFC, but …read more

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Louis Smolka hopes UFC on ESPN 19 win helps kickstart goal of buying family a new home

Heading into next year, Louis Smolka’s goals are a little less about himself.
Smolka (16-7 MMA, 7-7 UFC), who has talked in the past about turning his life around after battling …read more

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UFC procures backup fighter for Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno title fight at UFC 256

The UFC now has a backup fighter in place for the UFC 256 flyweight title fight between Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno. According to MMAFighting’s Mike Heck, Manel Kape, who …read more

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UFC full fight video: Marvin Vettori submits Karl Roberson to win grudge match

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Watch Marvin Vettori vs. Karl Roberson full fight video to see Vettori score his third straight victory and vanquish rival Roberson at UFC …read more

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Khabib Wants Newly-Acquired Promotion To Become UFC ‘Launchpad’

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Khabib Nurmagomedov will not be looking to compete with Ultimate Fighting Championship …read more

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Demetrious Johnson to challenge Adriano Moraes for ONE title in February

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‘Mighty Mouse’ will take on Adriano Moraes for the ONE flyweight title on Feb. 24. Demetrious …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Jack Hermansson vs. Marvin Vettori -- How to watch and stream, plus full analysis

Jack Hermansson faces Marvin Vettori in the middleweight main event of UFC Fight Night on Saturday. …read more

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On The Doorstep: 5 fighters who could make UFC or Bellator with December wins

Every champion in MMA history started out somewhere.
For those who make it to the highest stage, the journey starts long before they strap on UFC or Bellator gloves. Modern-era fighters …read more

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UFC Vegas 17 loses another main card fight

The year-end UFC Vegas 17 card has lost another fight as Misha Cirkunov is out of his light heavyweight bout against Ryan Spann due to injury. TSN’s Aaron Bronsteter reported …read more

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Former UFC fighter and UAE heavyweight champ Chi Lewis-Perry handed 4-year USADA sanction

USADA announced on Friday that an independent arbitrator has rendered a decision in the case of former UFC athlete Chi Lewis-Parry, of Surrey, United Kingdom, and determined that Lewis-Parry should …read more

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Chi Lewis-Parry suspended 4 years by USADA for multiple banned substances, falsifying evidence

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It appears Chi Lewis-Parry’s UFC career has ended before he ever stepped foot inside the octagon.
The kickboxing standout …read more

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