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Bruce Buffer misses first UFC PPV in 25 years after contracting COVID-19 ahead of UFC 267

UFC ring announcer Bruce Buffer will not be attending UFC 267 this weekend after the veteran "Voice of the Octagon" contracted COVID-19.

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Between the Links: Vettori-Costa reaction, how to improve PFL, UFC 267 preview; tournament bracket revealed

Marvin Vettori and Paulo Costa’s classic, the PFL Championship and UFC 267 are discussed this week on Between the Links.

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Bruno Cappelozza experiences ‘happiest and saddest day of my life’ after winning PFL title without knowing father had died

Bruno Cappelozza had his heart broken moments after winning the Professional Fighters League heavyweight belt.

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UFC 267 press conference staredowns: Khamzat Chimaev, Li Jingliang have to be separated following tense faceoff

Watch the stars of UFC 267 face off following their pre-fight press conference, including an intense staredown between Khamzat Chimaev and Li Jingliang that required the welterweights to be separated by UFC officials.

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Claressa Shields reacts to Jake Paul’s comments following PFL loss: ‘You won’t accomplish 10 percent what I have’

Claressa Shields issues a response to Jake Paul after dropping a split decision at the PFL’s championship event on Wednesday.

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk reveals biggest roadblock to her UFC return: ‘I deserve a bigger piece of the cake’

Joanna Jedrzeyczk details what it will take to get her back in the cage again after a 19 month absence from competition.

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UFC 267 weigh-in video at 1 a.m. ET

Watch UFC 267 weigh-in video to see the UFC 267 fighters step on the scale Friday morning.

We Got Next: Modestas Bukauskas, David Onama, and Themba Gorimbo

Modestas Bukauskas talks his UFC release, plus David Onama and Themba Gorimbo join this week’s We Got Next.

TUF 23 champion Andrew Sanchez released from the UFC

Former Ultimate Fighter season 23 champion Andrew Sanchez has been released from the UFC following a recent two-fight skid.

Morning Report: Multi-platinum rapper Wiz Khalifa open to fighting in MMA, PFL CEO says ‘He knows who to call’

Rapper Wiz Khalifa says he may compete in MMA one day and PFL CEO Peter Murray would be happy to host him.

Jake Paul takes aim at Claressa Shields after PFL loss: ‘The fake always get exposed’

Jake Paul didn’t waste any time firing back in the aftermath of Claressa Shields’ PFL loss.

PFL results: Kayla Harrison’s dominance headlines night of six millionaires

Kayla Harrison has her second straight million-dollar year.

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PFL results: Claressa Shields suffers first pro combat sports loss in stunner against Abigail Montes

Claressa Shields tasted defeat for the first time in her professional combat sports career.

Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze set to headline Jan. 15 UFC event

Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze are officially set to compete in the UFC’s first scheduled main event of 2022.

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One-time UFC title challenger Sara McMann to be inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame

One-time UFC title challenger Sara McMann will become one of only four women to join the National Wrestling Hall of Fame with her induction in 2022.

Kevin Holland injured, out of upcoming Kyle Daukaus rematch at UFC event on Nov. 13

The rematch between Kevin Holland and Kyle Daukaus will have to wait for a later date after Holland was forced out of the fight due to injury.

Sean Strickland doubts UFC will release him despite opening up about homicidal thoughts

Sean Strickland has become one of the more outspoken and outrageous fighters on the UFC roster.

Watch The MMA Hour with Jedrzejczyk, Velasquez, Perry, Strickland, Verhoeven, and Cooper III now

Joining today’s stacked episode of The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani: Ray Cooper III, Rico Verhoeven, Sean Strickland, Cain Velasquez, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, and Mike Perry.

Cain Velasquez opens up on psychedelic journey that helped him heal personal, fighting trauma

The former UFC heavyweight opened up about his use of psychedelics to heal trauma.

UFC 267 Embedded, Episode 3: ‘Let’s show those young guys how to fight’

On the third episode of UFC 267 Embedded, Glover Teixeira horses around and trains with heavyweight legend Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Khamzat Chimaev shows off some fancy soccer skills, and more.

Video: Claressa Shields following the Holly Holm ‘blueprint’ for her MMA career, still not ready to give up boxing just yet

Claressa Shields has learned a lot about transitioning from boxing to MMA from Holly Holm but while he primary focus right now remains on her PFL fight on Oct. 27, she’s still not ready to throw down her gloves and give up the sweet science just yet.

Valerie Loureda vs. Taylor Turner among additions to Bellator 271 fight card

Valerie Loureda returns to action in November at Bellator 271 against Taylor Turner.

Magomed Magomedkerimov considers himself reigning PFL champion, not Ray Cooper III: ‘He never beat me’

Magomed Magomedkerimov and Ray Cooper III are set to collide Wednesday at PFL Championship 2021 in the first-ever meeting of past PFL champions.

Islam Makhachev says Tony Ferguson didn’t respond to UFC 267 fight offer: ‘Tony is finished’

Islam Makhachev is moving on from a fight with Tony Ferguson as he prepares to face Dan Hooker at UFC 267 this Saturday in Abu Dhabi.

UFC 267 video: Petr Yan closes show with illegal knee reenactment at open workouts

At the UFC 267 open workouts, Petr Yan made a tongue-in-cheek reference to his controversial championship disqualification loss to Aljamain Sterling.

Announcement: A new commenting system is coming to MMA Fighting

Coming Thursday, comments will look different.

UFC Vegas 41 medical suspensions: Paulo Costa, Marvin Vettori potentially out 6 months after main event war

The five-round scrap between Paulo Costa and Marvin Vettori at UFC Vegas 41 could keep them out of action for a while.

Unpacking The Suitcase Kid: How trauma, self-sacrifice, and a tragic night in Philly may inspire a miracle

Why a rising Philadelphia prospect is hoping for a miracle after a senseless act of violence potentially stole his UFC dreams.

Kayla Harrison on looming PFL free agency decision: ‘There are no friends in business’

Will Wednesday be the last time Kayla Harrison fights in the PFL cage? The two-time Olympic judo champion opens up on her looming free agency decision.

Trocação Franca: Vicente Luque ‘staying ready’ to replace Kamaru Usman or Colby Covington at UFC 268

Vicente Luque is staying ready to take a short-notice title fight at UFC 268 against either Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington on Nov. 6.

Khamzat Chimaev: Opponents will be ‘scared again’ after he finishes Li Jingliang at UFC 267

Khamzat Chimaev plans to work his way through the welterweight top 10 after fighting Li Jingliang this Saturday in Abu Dhabi.

ONE Championship postpones upcoming ONE X card in December featuring Demetrious Johnson and two title fights

The upcoming ONE Championship event titled ONE X has been postponed with plans to now stage the event in early 2022.

PFL World Championship 2021 Results: Harrison vs. Guardado

Get PFL World Championship 2021 results for the Harrison vs. Guardado event Wednesday.

Taylor Guardado not intimidated by Kayla Harrison: ‘She fights people that are scared of her’

Taylor Guardado fights the undefeated Kayla Harrison in the 2021 PFL Championship lightweight finals on Wednesday in Hollywood, Fla.

Morning Report: Dana White says ‘justice was served’ to fighter who made ‘terrorist’ remark towards Javid Basharat

Dana White has no intention of reprimanding fighters for the use of bigoted language.

UFC 267 media day video

Watch the fighters of UFC 267 in a live stream of the promotion’s media day before the pay-per-view event on Saturday in Abu Dhabi.

ATT owner Dan Lambert on potential Amanda Nunes vs. Kayla Harrison fight: ‘I’d do everything I could to avoid it’

American Top Team owner Dan Lambert says he would hate to see teammates Amanda Nunes and Kayla Harrison face off. But if it happens, he has a plan to accommodate both fighters.