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Sources: Northcutt out of Aoki bout due to COVID

Sage Northcutt is out of his scheduled One Championship bout with legend Shinya Aoki due to lingering effects from COVID-19, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Masvidal's last title chance? Would heavyweights rival McGregor's buzz?

Can Jorge Masvidal afford falling to 0-2 vs. Kamaru Usman? How big would Francis Ngannou vs. Jon Jones be? Our panel weighs in. …read more

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Pickleball? UFC's Marquez challenges Mahomes, other Chiefs stars, and they accept

Marquez has carved out a niche for himself with postfight callouts as the NFL stars follow in the footsteps of Miley Cyrus. …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2021, 11:46 pm By
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Vettori lands record 11 takedowns, beats Holland

Marvin Vettori landed a UFC middleweight record 11 takedowns in his unanimous decision win over Kevin Holland on Saturday. …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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UFC takeaways: Marvin Vettori didn't lock up title shot; Mackenzie Dern is gaining momentum

Marvin Vettori defeated Kevin Holland with ease, but the middleweight standout might not have secured a future shot against Israel Adesanya just yet. …read more

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UFC Fight Night live updates and results: Vettori vs. Holland

Follow the action live from Las Vegas. …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2021, 3:46 pm By
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Bader avenges '12 KO loss, dominates Machida

Ryan Bader put a ferocious beating on Lyota Machida and rolled by unanimous decision Friday night at Bellator 256, avenging a knockout loss to Machida nearly a decade ago. …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2021, 5:16 am By
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UFC champion Sterling to have neck surgery

Aljamain Sterling will have next surgery to address a medical issues he’s dealt with for nearly 10 years next week. He’s aiming to return before the end of the year. …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2021, 3:16 am By
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MacDonald facing Millender after Michaud retires

Rory MacDonald’s PFL debut will now come against Curtis Millender, who is stepping in for the retiring David Michaud on late notice. …read more

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Jones: 'Tragedy' if Ngannou fight doesn't happen

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones expressed optimism he will challenge Francis Ngannou for the UFC’s heavyweight title at some point, although he doesn’t know exactly when. …read more

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Kevin Holland's coach wants to silence the critics, but not necessarily his fighter

Kevin Holland’s coach likes it when his fighter gets in the head of an opponent by talking to him, but Holland needs to be more focused vs. Marvin Vettori. …read more

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UFC Fight Night viewers guide: Marvin Vettori's path toward the top has been full of twists

In a year full surprises, rising middleweight Marvin Vettori gets Kevin Holland on short notice on Saturday afternoon. …read more

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PFL's Michaud to retire, citing heart condition

PFL welterweight David Michaud, who was scheduled to fight Rory MacDonald on April 23, has said that he’s retiring after doctors diagnosed that he had a congenital bicuspid aortic valve …read more

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Posted on April 8, 2021, 8:46 pm By
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PFL women's lightweight preview: Can anyone stop Kayla Harrison?

Kayla Harrison is a big favorite in the lightweight division, but can she win it again? …read more

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Posted on April 8, 2021, 11:46 am By
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Ex-UFC champ Johnson KO'd in One title bout

Demetrious Johnson suffered the first knockout loss of his MMA career, finished by a knee strike from Adriano Moraes on Wednesday night in a One Championship event. …read more

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Till calls out 'bitter' Vettori for questioning injury

UFC middleweight Darren Till laid into Marvin Vettori in a social media post Wednesday, shortly after Vettori publicly questioned the validity of an injury Till disclosed last week. …read more

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Clear cut: Jorge Masvidal easing into weight ahead of rematch with Kamaru Usman

Jorge Masvidal will face Kamaru Usman at UFC 261 and believes for a number of reasons that he has the edge in the rematch. …read more

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Cat Zingano's focus is on a title fight against Cris Cyborg; first, she needs to win on Friday

Cat Zingano’s goal is to get a title fight against Cris Cyborg, but she needs a victory on Friday to get closer to the opportunity. …read more

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Posted on April 7, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Sources: UFC finalizing Magny-Neal matchup

A welterweight matchup between Neil Magny and Geoff Neal is being finalized for a UFC Fight Night in May, multiple sources told ESPN. …read more

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Posted on April 7, 2021, 6:16 pm By
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UFC Fight Night: Marvin Vettori vs. Kevin Holland -- How to watch and stream, plus full analysis

Middleweights Marvin Vettori and Kevin Holland meet in the UFC main event on Saturday afternoon. …read more

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Posted on April 7, 2021, 3:16 pm By
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Bellator's light heavyweight tournament keeps former champ Ryan Bader motivated at 205

Ryan Bader’s focus was on defending his heavyweight title, but Bellator’s tournament at light heavy couldn’t have come at a better time. …read more

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Posted on April 7, 2021, 12:46 pm By
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Women's flyweights Barber, Maverick to fight

Maycee Barber and Miranda Maverick, two of the UFC’s top female flyweight prospects, have agreed to square off July 24, UFC president Dana White told ESPN. …read more

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Ladd to return with fight on July 24, sources say

Aspen Ladd, who tore her ACL last June, is set to return against Macy Chiasson on July 24, multiple sources told ESPN. …read more

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Posted on April 6, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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UFC anniversary: How Conor McGregor 'stole the show' and won a bigger bonus in his debut

On the eighth anniversary of Conor McGregor’s UFC debut, those who were there recall a confident 24-year-old who had obstacles to overcome. …read more

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Posted on April 6, 2021, 1:16 pm By
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Volkanovski: COVID battle 'bit of a shock to me'

UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski said he’s feeling “much better” after a COVID-19 battle led to his hospitalization. …read more

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Real or Not: Nate Diaz is a dangerous underdog; Michael Chandler's plans face big obstacle

Is Nate Diaz ready to shock the world? Will Charles Oliveira be the next lightweight champ? Our panel breaks it down. …read more

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Posted on April 5, 2021, 12:16 pm By
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Sources: UFC finalizing Maia-Muhammad for June

A welterweight bout between Demian Maia and Belal Muhammad for June 12 has been verbally agreed to, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Sources: UFC finalizing Gane-Volkov bout in June

The UFC is close to finalizing a heavyweight bout between Ciryl Gane and Alexander Volkov to headline an event in June, multiple sources told ESPN. …read more

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Sources: Korean Zombie, Ige to fight June 19

A featherweight bout between Chan Sung Jung and Dan Ige will headline a UFC Fight Night event on June 19, multiple sources told ESPN. …read more

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Posted on April 3, 2021, 3:46 pm By
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Patricio Freire submits Sanchez; McKee awaits

Patricio “Pitbull” Freire submitted Emmanuel Sanchez to defend his Bellator title and advance to the Bellator Featherweight World Grand Prix final, where he’ll face A.J. McKee. …read more

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White: Burns, 'Wonderboy' agree to July 10 bout

Gilbert Burns and Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson have agreed to fight at UFC 264 on July 10, UFC president Dana White said. …read more

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Volkanovski, Ortega named coaches for next TUF

Alexander Volkanovski and Brian Ortega have been named coaches for the 29th season of The Ultimate Fighter reality series, UFC president Dana White told ESPN. …read more

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Cyborg-Smith rematch set for Bellator title in May

Cris Cyborg’s next Bellator featherweight title defense will come May 21 against a familiar foe, Leslie Smith, whom she beat in 2016 in what was Cyborg’s UFC debut. …read more

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Posted on April 3, 2021, 3:16 am By
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No title at stake, but Conor McGregor's fighting legacy will be on the line at UFC 264

Conor McGregor hasn’t won a meaningful fight since 2016, which makes his trilogy bout vs. Dustin Poirier even more important in defining his career. …read more

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Sources: Poirier signs deal for McGregor trilogy

Dustin Poirier has signed his contract to face Conor McGregor in a trilogy bout set for UFC 264 on July 10, multiple sources tell ESPN. …read more

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Bellator 255: Even as a two-division champ, Patricio Freire still fighting like a 'Pitbull' for recognition

Patricio Freire defends his featherweight belt against Emmanuel Sanchez on Friday with hopes of earning a spot in the Grand Prix final. …read more

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MMA fighter Pliev has finger severed in match

MMA fighter Khetag Pliev suffered a severed finger during a bout Thursday night in Philadelphia and later had it re-attached following emergency surgery. …read more

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Posted on April 2, 2021, 4:46 am By
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Sources: Holland steps in for Till to fight Vettori

Kevin Holland will replace the injured Darren Till and fight Marvin Vettori on a 21-day-turnaround at UFC Fight Night on April 10, sources told ESPN. …read more

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PFL makes rule changes ahead of 2021 season

The PFL will take a firmer stance against athletes missing weight during its 2021 season. …read more

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UFC's Venum deal gives fighters slight pay bump

The UFC has partnered with martial arts brand Venum for its new fight kits, under a deal that will provide fight week incentive pay a bump, albeit an incremental one. …read more

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Posted on April 1, 2021, 1:46 pm By
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PFL light heavyweight preview: Seven fighters to make PFL debut in 2021

While many PFL divisions have standout names or big additions for 2021, the light heavyweights are a bit of a mystery. …read more

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Posted on April 1, 2021, 1:46 pm By
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MMA Hot List: No surprise at No. 1, but who joins Francis Ngannou in the Top 10?

Where does Dustin Poirier’s win over Conor McGregor land among the top performances over the last three months? Check out our rankings. …read more

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Endeavor agrees to increase UFC stake to 100%

Endeavor, which currently owns 50.1% of the UFC, has agreed to take full control of the mixed martial arts promotion. …read more

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Posted on March 31, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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Ngannou wants to fight Jones, then Lewis in '21

UFC heavyweight champ Francis Ngannou has his sights set on two more fights in 2021, first against Jon Jones and then a rematch with Derrick Lewis. …read more

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Sources: Diaz, Edwards agree to UFC 262 fight

Nate Diaz and Leon Edwards have agreed to a five-round fight that will serve as the co-main event at UFC 262 in May, sources said. …read more

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Posted on March 31, 2021, 4:16 am By
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Injured Till out of April 10 main event vs. Vettori

The Darren Till vs. Marvin Vettori main event on April 10 has been canceled after Till broke his collarbone during training on Monday. …read more

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Posted on March 30, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Silva to face Chavez in boxing match June 19

Former UFC champion Anderson Silva will face former middleweight world champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in a 10-round boxing match on June 19. …read more

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Posted on March 30, 2021, 5:16 pm By
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Chandler sees win vs. Oliveira, McGregor next

Fast-rising 155-pound contender Michael Chandler envisions a win over Charles Oliveira on May 15 for the lightweight title, and then facing Conor McGregor before the end of the year. …read more

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MMA pound-for-pound rankings: Jon Jones rises again and Francis Ngannou muscles his way in

Jones, the former UFC light heavyweight champion, is back in a familiar spot in the ESPN rankings, but Ngannou has something he wants. …read more

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Pimblett signs with the UFC, aims for takeover

British MMA fighter Paddy ‘the Baddy’ Pimblett (16-3) has signed for the UFC from Cage Warriors, and has already set his sights on a takeover of the organisation. …read more

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Posted on March 30, 2021, 10:16 am By
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Sources: Poirier-McGregor III to be finalized soon

The third meeting between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor is close to being finalized, sources tell ESPN’s Ariel Helwani, with the fight being eyed for UFC 264 on July 10. …read more

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UFC Real or Not: Ngannou vs. Jones will be next; Ngannou poised for long reign

Will the UFC and Jon Jones come to financial terms, or is Derrick Lewis next up for Francis Ngannou? Our panel breaks it down. …read more

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Welcome to the Francis Ngannou era; Jon Jones, you're next

Francis Ngannou won the UFC heavyweight championship from Stipe Miocic. Now he wants Jon Jones. …read more

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UFC 260 takeaways: How much does Stipe Miocic have left? Sean O'Malley silences his critics

UFC 260 was Francis Ngannou’s crowning moment, but don’t push Stipe Miocic, the heavyweight GOAT, aside just yet. …read more

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UFC 260: Jon Jones, The Rock, sports world react to Francis Ngannou's KO of Stipe Miocic

Francis Ngannou is the UFC heavyweight champ, and a possible opponent and other fighters weighed in on social media. …read more

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Posted on March 28, 2021, 5:16 am By
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UFC 260: Who's next for Francis Ngannou, Stipe Miocic and Sean O'Malley?

What does the heavyweight title picture look like after UFC 260? Does Sean O’Malley get a step-up fight? Brett Okamoto plays matchmaker. …read more

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Ngannou dethrones Miocic with devastating KO

Francis Ngannou knocked out Stipe Miocic in the second round to become the new UFC heavyweight champion in Saturday night’s main event at UFC 260 in Las Vegas. …read more

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Posted on March 28, 2021, 4:46 am By
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UFC 260 live updates and results: Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou

Follow all the action live from Las Vegas. …read more

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UFC 260 viewers guide: Stipe Miocic aims to solve Francis Ngannou, prove everyone wrong (again)

Heavy hitter Francis Ngannou takes his second shot at heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic at UFC 260 on Saturday. …read more

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UFC waiving 6-month rule ahead of Tate's return

The UFC has waived a rule that would have required Miesha Tate to be in the USADA drug-testing pool for six months before returning to fight. …read more

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Posted on March 27, 2021, 2:46 am By
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MMA's heavyweight Mount Rushmore: Who doesn't belong, and who was snubbed?

Stipe Miocic looks to enhance his legacy as the heavyweight GOAT on Saturday, but who else belongs with him on a monument to the best? …read more

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Adesanya: Trash-talk with Holland 'crossed line'

UFC star Israel Adesanya was criticized by New Zealand’s deputy prime minister over his “flippant” use of the word “rape” during a social-media exchange with Kevin Holland. …read more

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'The Rodney Dangerfield of the UFC': Inside the overlooked greatness of Stipe Miocic

He’s widely considered the greatest MMA heavyweight of all time, yet Stipe Miocic again will be the underdog on Saturday. Will he ever get the public’s respect? …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2021, 4:46 pm By
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PFL welterweight preview: Which version of Rory MacDonald will we see in 2021?

Rory MacDonald enters the 2021 PFL season as its most high-profile signing. But big questions linger. …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2021, 3:16 pm By
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PFL 2021 welterweight preview: Which version of Rory MacDonald will we see in the PFL?

Rory MacDonald enters the 2021 PFL season as one of its most high-profile signings – but big questions linger. …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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Chimaev targets July return, eyes fighting Magny

UFC welterweight contender Khamzat Chimaev is targeting a return to competition in July, according to his manager. …read more

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Posted on March 24, 2021, 10:46 pm By
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Former UFC champ Tate coming out of retirement

Former UFC champ Miesha Tate is coming out of retirement for a July fight. …read more

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Posted on March 24, 2021, 8:46 pm By
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Goldy-Penne off UFC 260 card after positive test

A women’s strawweight fight between Hannah Goldy and Jessica Penne has been removed from Saturday’s UFC 260 slate after Goldy tested positive for COVID-19. …read more

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Chasing GOATs: Francis Ngannou may be on the verge of the greatest year in UFC history

Francis Ngannou has waited for another shot at Stipe Miocic, and a win on Saturday could put him on a career-defining path. …read more

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Posted on March 24, 2021, 1:16 pm By
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Ga. commission won't allow Tarver to fight Mir

GAEC commission executive director Matt Woodruff said Antonio Tarver, 52, was not approved for a license because he has fought just five times in the last decade, which goes against …read more

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Posted on March 24, 2021, 1:16 am By
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How to watch The Ultimate Fighter on ESPN+

Here’s what you need to know about the show that might have saved the UFC. …read more

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UFC 260 Real or Not: Smaller cage favors Ngannou; Woodley's UFC future is at stake

Does Francis Ngannou need better takedown defense to win the title? And what’s at stake for Sean O’Malley? Our panel breaks it down. …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2021, 12:46 pm By
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Zingano to face Parker at Bellator 256 on April 9

Popular women’s MMA fighter Cat Zingano will square off with Olivia Parker in a featherweight bout at Bellator 256 on April 9. …read more

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One Championship inks Jiu-Jitsu standout Ryan

Grappling world champion and Jiu Jitsu standout Gordon Ryan has signed with MMA promotional outfit One Championship. …read more

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Small cage, big fights and how the Apex helped the UFC navigate the pandemic

While other sports and promotions searched for ways to safely hold events during the pandemic, the UFC found its answer across the street. …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2021, 12:46 pm By
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Brunson silences Holland in clear decision victory

Derek Brunson was all business against up-and-comer Kevin Holland and rolled to a unanimous decision win in the main event of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night. …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2021, 6:16 am By
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UFC takeaways: Holland missed out on big opportunity; Dawson makes a statement

On a night filled with six knockouts and excitement, Derek Brunson stopped prospect Kevin Holland’s momentum with ease. …read more

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Volkanovski bout vs. Ortega off due to protocols

Alexander Volkanovski has been forced out of his featherweight title defense against Brian Ortega at UFC 260 due to COVID-19 protocols, the UFC announced. …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2021, 1:46 am By
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UFC Fight Night live updates and results: Derek Brunson vs. Kevin Holland

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UFC Fight Night live updates and results: Derek Brunson vs. Kevin Holland

Follow all the action live from Las Vegas. …read more

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Gillespie-Riddell off Fight Night card due to COVID

Saturday’s UFC Fight Night co-main event featuring lightweights Gregor Gillespie and Brad Riddell is off due to COVID-19 protocols and will be rescheduled to a later date, the promotion announced. …read more

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Five rounds: Khabib's best moments, plus thoughts on Oliveira-Chandler and T.J. Dillashaw's return

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s title is up for grabs on May 15, but Dustin Poirier won’t be part of the vacant title fight. Was the right decision made? …read more

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Posted on March 19, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Stoliarenko bout off after weigh-in collapse

Julija Stoliarenko, a women’s bantamweight fighter, collapsed twice attempting to make weight for her scheduled UFC Fight Night bout Saturday with Julia Avila in Las Vegas. …read more

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Why Khabib Nurmagomedov is(n't) retiring as MMA's GOAT

Khabib’s retirement sparked the GOAT debate, and two of ESPN’s MMA insiders are coming down on opposite sides. …read more

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Posted on March 19, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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Whittaker: 'I have things up my sleeve for Adesanya'

Robert Whittaker has added to his arsenal in the hope of getting a rematch with Israel Adesanya later this year, but first he must go through Kelvin Gastelum following a …read more

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UFC viewers guide: Spotlight is on Kevin Holland, but Derek Brunson has stolen the show before

Kevin Holland burst on the scene last year and is poised to be a star if he can get past veteran Derek Brunson at UFC Fight Night on Saturday. …read more

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Sources: Dillashaw to return vs. Sandhagen

Ex-UFC champion TJ Dillashaw, who hasn’t fought since January 2019 after a two-year doping suspension, will make his return in May against Cory Sandhagen, sources said. …read more

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White: Khabib retired; Chandler-Oliveira for title

UFC president Dana White confirmed that Khabib Nurmagomedov is officially retired and told ESPN the promotion is finalizing a lightweight title fight between Charles Oliveira and Michael Chandler. …read more

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Sources: UFC finalizing Garbrandt-Font main event

The UFC is finalizing a bantamweight bout between Cody Garbrandt and Rob Font set for May 22, sources told ESPN. …read more

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dos Santos appealing loss to Gane to NSAC

Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos is appealing his December loss to Ciryl Gane to the Nevada State Athletic Commission. …read more

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Posted on March 18, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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PFL 2021 featherweight preview: Can Lance Palmer pull off $1 million three-peat?

After a tumultuous off year in 2020, two-time PFL champ Lance Palmer is favored to win a third title at featherweight. …read more

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Sterling? Yan? Sandhagen? The UFC bantamweight champ a year from now will be ...

It’s a deep division filled with elite fighters, so who will hold the belt a year from now? Our reporters disagree and debate. …read more

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Posted on March 17, 2021, 12:16 pm By
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Sources: Gastelum stepping in to fight Whittaker

Kelvin Gastelum will replace Paulo Costa and fight Robert Whittaker at UFC Fight Night on April 17, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Muhammad wants immediate Edwards rematch

UFC welterweight Belal Muhammad is calling for an immediate rematch with Leon Edwards after their recent bout was ruled a no-contest due to an accidental eye poke. …read more

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Sources: Costa ill, April bout with Whittaker off

Middleweight contender Paulo Costa is battling the flu which has knocked him out of his scheduled April 17 bout with fellow contender Robert Whittaker, sources confirmed to ESPN. …read more

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Retired Cejudo 'would love to fight' Holloway

Henry Cejudo, who retired last May as a two-weight UFC titleholder, says he’d consider a return to the Octagon if a bout with former featherweight champion Max Holloway were on …read more

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UFC 261 Real or Not: Usman-Masvidal is the right fight, and Masvidal will be ready

Will Jorge Masvidal’s longer training camp make a difference this time? Our panel tackles the biggest questions. …read more

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Posted on March 16, 2021, 4:16 am By
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UFC welcoming full crowd for stacked 261 card

The April 24 card, the UFC’s first with full fan attendance in more than a year, will feature three title fights: Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal, as well as previously …read more

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UFC Real or Not: Leon Edwards will get his title shot; Tony Ferguson is in a tough spot

Edwards hopes Saturday’s no contest won’t hurt his chances to land a title shot, and Ferguson needs to snap his losing skid. …read more

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UFC takeaways: Next up for Leon Edwards should be Colby Covington

Edwards’ return was spoiled by an eye poke, but now he can make the fight that should have been made initially. …read more

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